The series which examines our working lives
This is the Captain Speaking
The Divine Wind
Japan's industrial competition, and how Britain's manufacturers compare.
Presented by BRIAN WIDLAKB
An oil pipe-line is planned to cross Alaska. Will the material wealth it brings be used wisely or will plastic America obliterate this, the last great wilderness? Narrator PAUL VAUGHAN
A digest of the news of the week and other world matters, plus a visual commentary for those who cannot hear. with John Edmunds
Editor BILL NORTHWOO *
The Very Rev W. R. Matthews former Dean of St Paul's talking to BERNARD LEVIN
' I believe that this life is a stage in an upward movement which may go on for a long, long time.'
Producer Oliver HUNKIN
Rev W. R.
A Personal History of the United States in 13 parts written and narrated by Alistair Cooke
5: Inventing a Nation
Peace with Britain left 13 very independent colonies in search of a national identity. They found it in Philadelphia in 1787. Here, and in Washington and in Virginia, ALISTAIR COOKE looks into the Constitution they created and the ways in which men like Thomas Jefferson tried to protect the liberty of the individual.
But in the foothills of the Appalachians the frontiersmen were already moving west. Grass-roots democracy would soon transform the orderly plans of the Founding Fathers.
Producer and director MICHAEL GILL Associate producer ANN TURNER
(Rptd: Monday, 10.10 pm. This series Is currently printed in The Listener)
At Your Service
An unusual visit to locations throughout England to bring original and traditional entertainment adapted from the skills of the Armed Services. From the Army:
A MUSICAL DRIVE OF ARMOURED CARS THE BLUE EAGLES and Gymnastics From the Royal Air Force: THE RED PELICANS
Gliders from the CENTRAL FLYING SCHOOL and the QUEEN'S COLOUR SQUADRON From the Navy:
Speed at Sea with the Rigid Raiding Craft of the ROYAL MARINES Finale: THE PADSTOW LIFEBOAT
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
Music played by the BAND OF HM COLDSTREAM GUARDS conducted by MAJOR TREVOR L. SHARPE , MBE
Director of Music, Coldstream Guards Producer KEN GRIFFIN
Major Trevor L.
with Dudley Moore , Antony Hopkins
ROLAND MACLEOD , HELEN COTTERILL JOHN DALBY , GAY
SOPER MORAY WATSON , DOUGLAS SMITH
Variations on a theme in the form of poetry, comedy sketches, songs and discussion. This week: Music
Written by JOHN DALBY , PAUL MCDOWELL
GEOFF ROWLEY and ANDY BAKER N. F. SIMPSON , JAMES STEPHENS Director VERNON LAWRENCE Producer BARRY TOOK
(Gay Soper is in ' Godspell ! at Wyndham's Theatre, London)
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by Leo Lehman
A series of seven ghost stories
There are many legends from different parts of the world which tell of a man who meets his own double. The accounts vary widely, but all agree on one thing... the outcome can only be evil........
Girl on bus:
Girl on bus:
James Cameron , Kenny Everett
William Rushton , and John Wells - to name but a few - look at the way some of us were last week.
Director TOM CORCORAN Producer IAN KEILL
Henry Fonda , Alice Brady
Marjorie Weaver , Arleen Whelan The early days of Abraham Lin coln in Illinois where, as a struggling attorney, he rides from one county courthouse to the next.
Director JOHN ford
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Judge Herbert A Bell:
Stephen A Douglas: