Story: "The Moon in the Puddle" by John Eyers
Illustrated by Martin Knowleden
(Repeated on BBC1 at 4.15 pm)
Author (The Moon in the Puddle):
Illustrator (The Moon in the Puddle):
by A.A. Milne
With Alan Bennett
with Valerie Singleton, John Noakes, Peter Purves.
John and Peter try bathing elephants, Val meets an 8-year-old Buddhist monk and John climbs to the bottom of a deep smelly pit in search of gem stones.
by Professor Charles Taylor
(Lecture 4: Friday, 5.45)
Presented for television by:
The Island Fortress
Written by JOHN terrains Narrated by ROBERT LANG
For 1,000 years the story of Britain was one of invasion and conquest, but since 1066 there has been no successful invasion of our land.
In this film JOHN TERRAINE uses the helicopter to give a new view of the history of the island's defence - from Roman fqrts to Norman castles, from Victorian fortresses to missile bases.
Director ERIC DAVIDSON
Series editor EDWARD MIRZOEFF
with Peter Woods and the BBC's reporters and correspondents at home and abroad
A series of three programmes
From dawn to dusk, super tramp John Hillaby takes us with him for a long stroll on Hampstead Heath, his stamping ground for the past 26 years.
Amusing anecdotes from the days when 'Highwaymen hung crackling on the gallows'; penetrating observations of the profusion and variety of life on the Heath - from its insects, to its concert, pub and fairground lovers - provide a delightful picture of an area heard of by every Britisher, close to the heart of every Londoner, but intimately known to very few.
by H.G. Wells
Dramatised in four parts by Alun Richards
Young Mr Lewisham is an assistant master at a boys' school in Sussex. In spite of his modest circumstances he plans a great future.
(Two singles to Lewisham: page 18)
Miss Ethel Henderson:
A series of ten programmes 6:Bristolwith Kenneth Hudson
Sound broadcasting this year marks its 50th anniversary.
Peter West , former Head of BBC Engineering in Bristol, proudly displays early equipment he has rescued from oblivion.
Producer RAY SUTCLIFFE
by George and Ira Gershwin starring Carroll O'Connor Cloris Leachman
It is the 1920s and Presidential Election Year in the USA. John P. Wintergreen's chances of being elected to the Presidency are slim, especially as he is unmarried.
A nationwide beauty contest is held, the winner to marry Wintergreen and become First Lady.
This artful and irreverent comedy became the first musical show to win a Pulitzer Prize.
Book by GEORGE S. KAUFMAN
A DAVID L. WOLPER production for American television
Starring Eli Cohen, Joseph Farah, Jack Cohen
The last of six films in our summer selection comes from Israel. Three prisoners are allowed to spend 24 hours at home on parole to prepare them for release.
(This Week's Films: page 19)