A programme for children at home.
Today's story is called "Little Bear's Hiccups" by Else Holmelund Minarik with pictures by Maurice Sendak
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Five programmes about the Polish road to socialism.
"One morning in 1956 we heard that Mr. Gomulka was against collectivisation, and by the evening there wasn't a cow left in the shed."
Introduced by Zbigniew Pelczynski.
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Reporting: John Timpson, Peter Woods
with Martin Bell, Michael Blakey, Michael Clayton, Tom Mangold, Brian Saxton, David Tindall, Richard Whitmore and the correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News.
Gordon Wilkins covers the world of motoring.
A month ago B.M.C. and Leyland merged their interests in a Â£400 million company called British Leyland. It is now the sixth largest motor manufacturer in the world, making every kind of vehicle from Minis to double-deck buses. The man behind the merger was Sir Donald Stokes, who worked his way from apprentice to boss at Leyland's in thirty-seven years. He became Britain's top exporter, sold buses to Cuba, took over Standard Triumph in 1961, and Rover five years later.
A Wheelbase profile of Sir Donald and Lady Stokes at home in London.
Why the Hovercraft Hold-Vp ?
Sometime this summer the first cross-Channel hovercraft car ferries will begin late on schedule. Who is responsible for these delays which could seriously damage the hovercraft's world-wide sale.s possibilities? Commentators, William Davis Alan Watson , John Tusa
Produced by ANDREW QUICKE
... is the bid of a family seeking roots in the newly won West
... is the threat to the new settlers from Mexicans and Indians and spells adventure in the Arizona territory of 1870 The Price of Revenge
A ruthless woman seeks revenge against the Montoyas, and the Cannons are inevitably involved.
by FYODOR DOSTOEVSKY
A second chance to see this dramatisation in two parts by JOHN HOPKINS starring
EDITH EVANS with MAURICE ROEVES
PART 1 j Shown on Saturday
Four discussions from St. Catharine's, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor Great Park.
Chairman, John Mabbott
Discussion opened by Professor W. H. Thorpe, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge.
In the beautiful setting of a grace and favour house, St. Catharine's brings together students of many subjects to discuss the implications of their discoveries.
Last summer a very mixed group - senior and junior, students of the sciences and the arts, of philosophy and theology-met to consider the question 'What is a man?' These programmes are an edited version of their conversations.
Professor W. H.
with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Brian King, Sheridan Morley.
"'Tis never too late for delight, my dear" (Thomas Moore)