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adapted from the Russian film "The Enchanted Islands" produced by Alexander Zguridi.
Commentary by Desmond Morris.
A series of films from all over the world about our astonishing planet and the creatures that live on it.
A Russian expedition travels to various islands in search of animals developed in isolation, such as the flightless birds of New Zealand and the marsupials of Australia. The expedition also finds other animals that have managed to survive the enveloping wave of civilisation: the Komodo Dragon and the prehistoric Tuatara.
(from the South and West)
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Starring The Mitchell Minstrels
with John Boulter, Dai Francis, Tony Mercer
also starring Margaret Savage, The Television Toppers, Delia Wicks, Don Cleaver, Penny Jewkes, Les Rawlings, Sheila Bernette, Roger Avon
The Black and White Minstrel Show is appearing at the Victoria Palace, London, and at the Opera House, Manchester; Leslie Crowther is appearing in 'Let Sleeping Wives Lie' at the Garrick Theatre, London; Sheila Bernette is appearing at the Players' Theatre, London.
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with Robert Erskine.
Not everything from antiquity is in museums - Robert Erskine himself has quite a collection.
A duet of-words and wit between Michael Flanders with Wendy Craig, Clive Graham and Patrick Campbell with Kathleen Tynan, Donald Pleasence.
Referee, Robert Robinson
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A monthly report from the world of music.
Whatever happened to the Gulbenkian Report?
Nearly three years have passed since it recommended improvements in music education. What is the position now? Are we any nearer the ultimate goal of getting the best out of the young musical talent we undoubtedly possess?
Music International this evening devotes the whole of its programme to a special report by Bernard Keeffe.
The emphasis is on orchestral training and includes contributions from: Sir Thomas Armstrong, Sir Edward Boyle, M.P., Sir Keith Falkner, Myers Foggin, Maurice Handford, Professor Anthony Lewis, Sir Robert Mayer, Allen Percival, Georg Solti, Sir Michael Tippett, Kenneth van Barthold and Shirley Williams, M.P., Minister of State, Department of Education and Science.
Noel Picarda reflects on the week of television with the Line-Up team and tonight's guests.