Today: "Charlie and the Jug" by Jean Watson
Author (Charlie and the Jug)/Scriptwriter:
New technologies may transform city life. Meanwhile, the bus could reduce congestion and make life more pleasant.
with Peter Woods
Television has become the window on the world for millions. And each national television network sees the world differently from any other. How different these viewpoints are can be examined on Europa, which presents film reports by European TV networks on world events.
Introduced by Derek Hart
introduced by David Jones
What Use Philosophy?
In this, James Mossman's last interview before his death, he questions Stuart Hampshire, Warden of Wadham College, Oxford, on the use and aim of this branch of knowledge.
To Sunset and Beyond
The top prize in the Amateur Movie-Maker Ten Best Competition went this year to an outstanding winner. In this 13-minute film Colin Gregg, a school-teacher from Exeter, has created a haunting tale of a boy lost on Dartmoor. His film also won the award for colour photography.
Greek Folk Music
This year's English Bach Festival will include an ensemble of Greek musicians and dancers performing a programme of authentic Greek music - heroic songs and traditional themes, played on the floghera, santouri, klarino, and Cretan lyra. Tonight they give their first British performance in the Review studio.
Interviewer (What Use Philosophy?):
Interviewee (What Use Philosophy?):
Filmmaker (To Sunset and Beyond):
by Lewis Grassic Gibbon
Dramatised by Bill Craig
[Starring] James Grant as Ewan Tavendale, Victor Carin as Chae Strachan, Vivien Heilbron as Chris
"Everything I had ever loved and desired went out to the madness beyond the hills on that ill road that flung its evil white ribbon down into the dusk."
(from BBC Scotland)
Munro of Cuddiestoun:
Long Rob Duncan:
Gordon of Upperhill:
Last year doctors in this country responded to their patients' problems and pleas by writing an estimated 35 million prescriptions for sleeping pills, anti-depressant tablets and tranquillisers. Over two-thirds were given to women. Why are so many women on drugs?
Written by Spike Milligan, John Antrobus
Highlights from the recent series starring Spike Milligan
and featuring John Bluthal
with Edward Underdown, Fanny Carby, Alan Clare, Charlie Atom
and this week's guests Kenny Lynch, Michael Bates, Graham Mallard, Julia Breck, Janet Rossini, Reuben Martin, Teddy Atom, Norman McGlenn
No one alive has greater insight into the personal life of Hitler than his one-time friend, 84-year-old Dr Ernst 'Putzi' Hanfstaengl. From the room in his Munich home which once echoed to the voices of Goebbels, Goering, Himmler and Hitler, Hanfstaengl gives a unique picture of Hitler's early political years.