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Alan Price with The Alan Price Set and Ray Davies
Alan Price plays and sings his kind of music and talks about the lyrics, tunes, and rhythms which make up pop music.
Are the words of pop songs important or are they all rubbish? Today Alan Price looks at pop song lyrics from folk to Presley and talks with writer and singer Ray Davies.

Contributors

Presenter/Singer:
Alan Price
Musicians:
The Alan Price Set
Guest:
Ray Davies
Producer:
Patrick Dowling
Devised and directed by:
Peter Ridsdale Scott

Written and produced by Shaun Sutton
The Escape the Germans Allowed

After Parks was wounded, Gill and Miller went on alone towards the Spanish border. Anson went back to the boathouse to look for Parks and Rondeur. At the boathouse they were ambushed by some German troops and Parks was killed. Rondeur and Anson were captured and the Gestapo ordered them to be shot.
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Contributors

Writer/Producer:
Shaun Sutton
Designer:
Frederick Knapman
Lieutenant Anson, R.N.V.R.:
Barry Letts
Gaston Rondeur:
Derek Francis
German Corporal:
Alan Haywood
Herr Grosnitz:
Patrick Cargill
Herr Bauer:
Harvey Hall
Marie:
Nanette Newman
Rene:
Peter Hempson
Batiste:
Douglas Blackwell
Jacques:
Jon Curle
Captain Miller:
James Sharkey
Cafe proprietor:
Peter Welch
Corbeau:
John Rudock
Cook:
Edna Petrie
Gestapo Guard:
Douglas Sheldon
Captain Gill:
Nigel Arkwright

from the Canadian Red Cross Memorial Hospital, Taplow.
What would you like to see...?
Whom do you want to meet...?
Where would you like to go...?
Keith Macklin and Sheila Tracy talk to some of the patients and introduce: Michael Aspel, John Williams.
From the North

Contributors

Presenter:
Keith Macklin
Presenter:
Sheila Tracy
Guest:
Michael Aspel
Guest:
John Williams
Producer:
Nick Hunter

by Donald and Derek Ford.
Starring James Ellis, John Slater, John Woodvine
with Bernard Holley

Newtown Station receives a call from a man who says he has 'put a bomb in'. Sergeant Stone deduces from the man's words that this is not just another hoax and the hunt begins for the man and the bomb, which is due to explode at midnight.

Contributors

Writer:
Donald Ford
Writer:
Derek Ford
Producer:
Richard Beynon
Director:
Tristan de Vere Cole
Sgt. Lynch:
James Ellis
P.C. Newcombe:
Bernard Holley
Det.-Sgt. Stone:
John Slater
Det.-Insp. Witty:
John Woodvine

Adapted by Richard Waring from the stories by P. G. Wodehouse.
Starring Anton Rodgers
with Julian Holloway, John Fraser
(Tim Barrett appears by arrangement with Puck Films)

When Ukridge hears that an acquaintance of his has been a beneficiary in an insurance scheme following a bicycle accident, the mighty Ukridge financial brain goes to work on yet another money-making scheme. All it needs for success is that one of his friends has a serious accident.

Contributors

Author:
P.G. Wodehouse
Adapted by:
Richard Waring
Music composed by:
Arthur Wilkinson
Incidental Music:
Alfred Ralston
Designer:
Martin Johnson
Producer:
Joan Kemp-Welch
Corky:
Julian Holloway
Ukridge:
Anton Rodgers
Pawnbroker:
Sydney Arnold
Gussy:
Tony Bateman
Teddy Weeks:
John Fraser
Victor Beamish:
Tim Barrett
Freddie:
Arthur Cox
Waiter:
Herbert Aldridge
Nurse:
Judith Furse
Tramp:
Bert Simms

People, places, and problems that matter most to Britain and the world
Tonight: A special report on the Republican National Convention.
Introduced by Robin Day direct from Miami Beach, Florida with Panorama reporters Michael Charlton, David Dimbleby, Richard Kershaw, Robert MacNeil and James Mossman.

Contributors

Presenter:
Robin Day
Reporter:
Michael Charlton
Reporter:
David Dimbleby
Reporter:
Richard Kershaw
Reporter:
Robert MacNeil
Reporter:
James Mossman
Editor:
David J. Webster

by Barry Thomas
Starring Kieron Moore as Mike Hammond
with Tamara Hinchco, Al Garcia, Monica Vassiliou

A series of 'accidents' is changing the booming Spanish resort of San Raphael from a tourist paradise to a town of hell. Mike Hammond, newest recruit to the Anti-Mafia Commission, arrives to investigate the accidents and break the web of terror that envelops the hotel-keepers and landowners of the town. When he arrives, however, his informant - owner of a small hotel - cannot be found.

Contributors

Writer:
Barry Thomas
Series created by:
Brian Degas
Series created by:
Tudor Gates
Designer:
Tim Gleeson
Producer:
Anthony Coburn
Director:
Brian Parker
Mike Hammond:
Kieron Moore
Juan:
Hans De Vries
Barman:
John Slavid
Vicente:
Denis De Marne
Maria Domingo:
Tamara Hinchco
Commisario Gonzago:
Neal Arden
Rosa Ridocco:
Monica Vassiliou
Guido:
Antony Stamboulieh
Harry Ridocco:
Al Garcia
Pepe Mores:
Richard Montez
Civil Guard:
Philip Ryan
Tony:
Joe Zammit-Cordina

A quick look at the news of the day and a longer look at what matters with Kenneth Allsop and Michael Barratt, Ian Trethowan, Robert McKenzie
with on-the-spot reports by Fyfe Robertson, Julian Pettifer, David Lomax, Philip Tibenham, Denis Tuohy, Linda Blandford.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kenneth Allsop
Reporter:
Michael Barratt
Reporter:
Ian Trethowan
Reporter:
Robert McKenzie
Reporter:
Fyfe Robertson
Reporter:
Julian Pettifer
Reporter:
David Lomax
Reporter:
Philip Tibenham
Reporter:
Denis Tuohy
Reporter:
Linda Blandford
Editor:
Anthony Whitby

Starring The Corries
and featuring Bernadette, Hedy West, Pipe-Major Angus McDonald and Dancers, 1st Battalion Scots Guards.
A programme of international folk music from the Edinburgh University Union.

(The Scots Guards Dancers appear by permission of Lt.-Col. Sir Gregor MacGregor of MacGregor, Bt. Commanding 1st Battalion Scots Guards)

Contributors

Musicians:
The Corries
Singer/Guitarist:
null Bernadette
Singer/Guitarist:
Hedy West
Piper:
Pipe-Major Angus McDonald
Musical arrangements:
Edwin Holland
Designer:
Colin Cant
Producer:
Iain MacFadyen

The shots in Dallas determined the political fate of President Kennedy and Vice-President Johnson. Kennedy won a martyr's crown; Johnson suffered martyrdom.
Written and introduced by Professor Harry Allen.

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10.25-10.55 Television Theatre: Sinking Fish Move Sideways
by Keith Miles.
(Rowridge, Brighton, Oxford, Peterborough, Manningtree, Cambridge)

Contributors

Writer/Presenter:
Professor Harry Allen
Producer:
Peter Dunkley
Writer (Television Theatre):
Keith Miles

BBC One London

About BBC One

BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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