A programme for children at home
Useful Box Day
Presenters this week,
Maria Landi , John White
In the story chair, Norman Warwick
This week's storyteller. Norman Warwick , does not say a word! His stories today and on Thursday and Friday are told simply by dancing. Tomorrow John dresses up as a sailor and brings back presents to Maria from his voyages, and on Pets Day a goat and a hen pay a visit to Play School.
Today's story Is called
' The Stick that wanted to Dance '
THE YOUNGER GENERATION
The first of five documentaries on teenagers
1: The Volunteers
David Nabarro was seventeen when he went as a Community Service Volunteer to organise four hundred volunteers in York. What sort of people are volunteers? What do they do? Why do they do it?
Directed and produced by MICHAEL BUNCE
X Shown yesterday on BBC-1
RAY FELL with Malcolm Clare
Script. BRAD ASHTON
BARRY KNOWLES and Les LILLEY PRTER ROBINSON
Script editor, AUSTIN STEELE
Musical arrangements, Alan Roper Musical director, HARRY RABINOWITZ Choreography, Malcolm Clare Design, Martin Johnson
Produced by SYDNEY LOTTERBY COLOUR
The Wake by ALUN OWEN with Designer, Stephen Bundy
Producer, GRAEME McDONALD
Directed by GARETH DAVIES
' The old fella ' has died and his three sons who have led very different lives return home for the funeral. Now there has to be a new head of the family and the row over which one of them it is going to be leads to more than just strong words. ' The Wake ' crackled with life and colour, a catherine-wheel nailed spitting and sparkling to a familiar back-yard post. NEW STATESMAN Very impressive play ... Alun Owen knows how to exploit tension to an alarming degree. THE OBSERVER The dialogue had all the liveliness one expects from him THE TIMES
as Terry O'Neil:
as Joey O'Neil:
as Billy O'Neil:
as Hettie Magee:
The second of a series of four matches featuring '
GARY PLAYER for a first prize of$25,000 Narrator, Jim Simpson
Produced and directed by WILLIAM N. BURCH
A programme recorded In America
Tales from the last frontier of the great American West
A film series starring
JAMES DRURY as The Virginian
The Modoc Kid
The Graingers match wits with a ruthless gunfighter and two of his gang.
A last look around the world of television
Criticism. Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean , Joan Bakewell
Tony Bilbow , Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests