A programme for children at home
Today's story: 'The Blue Marble' by Hans Georg Lenzen
Illustrated by Marie-Luise Pricken
Repeated on BBC-1 and BBC Wales at 4.35 p.m.
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Ten programmes about Europe's discovery of the outside world
It was not until the eighteenth century that the systematic exploration of the Pacific seemed worthwhile. James Cook put it accurately on the map for the first time.
Reporting: John Timpson, Peter Woods and the reporters and correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News.
Followed by The Weather
by John Gould
Starring Marius Goring
with Ann Morrish
and Victor Winding, Michael Farnsworth, Valerie Murray
Guest stars, Alethea Charlton, Ralph Michael
An old man relies upon his daughter to look after him during convalescence but she has her own life to lead.
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Det. Ch. Insp. Fleming:
in which Vivian Pickles reads a story of her choice
The series in which famous sports celebrities talk about themselves and their opinions against the backcloth of their own exciting action.
Next week's Wimbledon is 'open,' but the world of open tennis is full of problems. Through Britain's lead, sham-amateurism was banished, the professionals were admitted and the game turned 'honest.' Now, off court, come the problems and threats as amateur associations fight for their rights and professional managers fight for their money.
At Monte Carlo, the world's most beautiful open tennis venue, top players and officials discuss the 'politics' of the game while the game itself goes on
George MacCall, manager of the top players
Jack Kramer, promoter, commentator, ex-manager
Pancho Gonzales, the world's most colourful pro
Arthur Ashe, the player the managers want
Fred Stolle, Australia's Wimbledon finalist
Herman David, the man who inspired open tennis
a series of feature films reflecting some of the finest work of many of France's most famous and talented directors and artists
starring Jacques Charrier, Mylene Demongeot
with Odile Versois, Jill Haworth, Juliette Mayniel, Marie Laforet
A handsome young man, accused of murder by his ex-mistress, enlists the help of all his current girl friends to prove his innocence.
David Holmes looks back over the past week in Parliament and introduces reports and big debates in both Houses, questions to Ministers, significant moves behind the scenes, and the effects of M.P.s' work inside and outside Westminster
The end of today in front of tomorrow with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests