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A magazine for viewers from Pakistan and India including discussions, review of recent news, music, and stories from the communities
Presented and produced by Saleem Shahed
From the Midlands
(to 9.30)

Contributors

Presenter/Producer:
Saleem Shahed
Director:
Mahendra Kaul

Reflections on an ancient religious symbol, with Margery Mason, Donald Bisset, John Graham, Michael Gwynn.
From the Church of All Hallows, London Wall.

(to 11.30)

Contributors

Guest:
Margery Mason
Guest:
Donald Bisset
Guest:
John Graham
Guest:
Michael Gwynn
Producer:
R.T. Brooks

A contrast in style and outlook. John Cherrington visits Robert Wales, whose farm is in many senses historic, and Watson Peat visits Thomas Dale, who is very much up to date.
from the Midlands
and Weather Situation for farmers and growers
(to 13.50)

Contributors

Reporter:
John Cherrington
Interviewee:
Robert Wales
Reporter:
Watson Peat
Interviewee:
Thomas Dale
Producer:
John Kenyon

Ten programmes designed to help sailors get more pleasure from their sport

Whether you graduate to them from dinghies or come to them as a novice you will find it difficult to choose from the bewildering variety of cruisers on the markets.
Introduced by Jack Knights
First shown on BBC-2
For publication see page 34

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Knights
Producer:
Brenda Horsfield

A film series about animals by Eugen Schuhmacher
Commentary by Peter Scott

The Asiatic lion still lives in the tiny Gir Forest in Western India. The Great Indian rhinoceros still has a home in Assam and in Nepal. But for how long? Eugen Schuhmacher's film of Indian wildlife highlights the future of two of the rarest animals in the world.
From the South and West

Contributors

Director:
Eugen Schuhmacher
Narrator:
Peter Scott
Presented by:
Nicholas Crocker

Stuart Burrows with Margaret Price
The Gentlemen Songsters
Chorus-Master, Richard Williams
A section of the BBC Welsh Orchestra
Led by David Llewelyn
Conducted by Rae Jenkins
invite you to join them and the audience at the Paget Rooms, Penarth, to sing some of the songs that will live long in the memory
Introduced by Ronnie Williams

Contributors

Singer:
Stuart Burrows
Singer:
Margaret Price
Singers:
The Gentlemen Songsters
Chorus-Master:
Richard Williams
Musicians:
A section of the BBC Welsh Orchestra
Orchestra led by:
David Llewelyn
Orchestra conducted by:
Rae Jenkins
Presenter:
Ronnie Williams
Arranged by:
J. Alwyn Jones
Director:
Hywel Williams

starring Eddie Bracken, Veronica Lake, Sonny Tufts, Marjorie Reynolds
with Spike Jones and his City Slickers

The world's richest young man, tired of having people like him just for his money, joins the Navy as a plain seaman.

Contributors

Screenplay:
Karl Tunberg
Screenplay:
Darrell Ware
Director:
Sidney Lanfield
J. Newport Bates:
Eddie Bracken
Teddy Collins:
Veronica Lake
Phil North:
Sonny Tufts
Sue Thomas:
Marjorie Reynolds
Benny Lowe:
Johnny Coy
August:
Alan Mowbray
Dr. Efrington:
Porter Hall
Rutledge:
Thurston Hall
Musicians:
Spike Jones and his City Slickers

by Anthony Skene.
Starring Edward Chapman, Nicole Maurey, Maurice Kaufmann, Virginia Stride, James Kerry
The stars of BBC series pick their favourite episodes
This week: James Kerry introduces Champion House

Stephen is desperate - and takes desperate measures. This could be the end for Champions.

Contributors

Writer:
Anthony Skene
Devised By:
Hazel Adair
Devised By:
Peter Ling
Script Editor:
Patrick Alexander
Designer:
Stanley Morris
Producer:
Jordan Lawrence
Director:
Richard Doubleday
Larry Grant:
Michael Hawkins
Joe Champion:
Edward Chapman
Stephen Champion:
James Kerry
Edward Champion:
Maurice Kaufmann
Liz Champion:
Virginia Stride
Nurse:
Deirdre Benner
Michele Champion:
Nicole Maurey
Bill, the barman:
Raymond Barry
Miss Gorton:
Roslyn de Winter
Robert Shadwell:
Alan Gifford
Fred Fairlie:
Denis Carey
Railway Guard:
Gordon Kaye
Frank Knight:
James Beck

Festivals and holy-days used to be times both of revelry and renewal, when ordinary life was set in a wider perspective. What do people today expect from their annual holidays?
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The second of two films on different styles of holiday-making with holiday-makers and those who cater for their needs and excerpts from Morecambe's holiday entertainments including Harold Graham at the Harbour Band Arena, Bela Roucka and his performing seals and dolphins and Terry Day in cabaret
Repeated tonight at 11.17

Contributors

Organist:
Harold Graham
Animal act:
Bela Roucka and his performing seals
Entertainer:
Terry Day
Narrated and produced by:
Vernon Sproxton

from The Church of the Epiphany, Corby
Introduced by Ronald Allison
Prayer and Blessing by the Rector, The Rev. John Lashbrooke

(from the Midlands)

Hills of the north, rejoice (Little Comard)
The Lord my pasture shall prepare (Surrey)
There's a wideness in God's mercy (Twentieth Century)
I bind unto myself to-day (St. Patrick's Breastplate)
Jesus shall reign where'er the sun (Truro)
Bright the vision (Redhead, 46)
The spacious firmament on high (London (Addison's)
Rejoice today with one accord (Ein' feste Burg)
Teach me, my God and King (Sandys)
Rejoice, the Lord is King (Darwall)

Contributors

Presenter:
Ronald Allison
Organist:
Geoffrey Simpson
Conductor:
Sam Muir
Prayer and Blessing:
The Rev. John Lashbrooke
Arranged by:
Philip Turner
Presented for TV by:
Barrie Edgar

by N. J. Crisp
Created by A. J. Cronin
starring Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Bill Simpson
with Fulton Mackay

In this life we all have our respective roles to play and the inhabitants of Arden House are no exception. Janet takes care of the domestic problems and Cameron and Finlay the medical ones. However, when Janet takes a holiday in the Hebrides, these roles are suddenly reversed.

Contributors

Writer:
N.J. Crisp
Created by:
A. J. Cronin
The series produced by arrangement with:
Graham Stewart
Script editor:
John Maynard
Designer:
Gillian Howard
Producer:
Royston Morley
Director:
Laurence Bourne
Dr. Finlay:
Bill Simpson
Taxi driver:
Dominic Allan
Janet:
Barbara Mullen
Dr. Cameron:
Andrew Cruickshank
Newsagent:
Edmund Sulley
Bruce Sanders:
Fulton Mackay
Mrs. Gale:
Doreen Hepburn
Mr. Gale:
James Copeland
Ben:
Kevin Collins
Robbie:
Jon Croft
Postmistress:
Margot MacAlaster
John:
Paul Murray
Seaman:
Douglas Cummings
Skipper:
Walter Jackson
Dr. Fraser:
James Urquhart

The Great Stars of yesterday and today in a season of their most memorable films
Tonight: Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney in one of the most famous musicals of all time Babes in Arms
with Charles Winninger and Guy Kibbee

The children of Vaudeville old-timers set out to put on their own show despite opposition from all sides.

Contributors

Screenplay:
Jack McGowan
Screenplay:
Kay Van Riper
Screenplay from the play by:
Richard Rodgers
Screenplay from the play by:
Lorenz Hart
Producer:
Arthur Freed
Director:
Busby Berkeley
Mickey Moran:
Mickey Rooney
Patsy Barton:
Judy Garland
Joe Moran:
Charles Winninger
Judge Black:
Guy Kibbee
Rosalie Essex:
June Preisser
Florrie Moran:
Grace Hayes
Molly Moran:
Betty Jaynes
Don Brice:
Douglas McPhail

The story of a great impresario, artist and financier, philosopher and wizard, a foreigner more English than the English and the glory of the Denham Studios, a crazy world of make-believe in the Britain of the 1930s
with personal reminiscences from Elisabeth Bergner, Sir John Clements, Eileen Corbett, Ian Dalrymple, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., John Justin, Elsa Lanchester, Vivien Leigh, Montagu Marks, James Mason, Muir Mathieson, George Mikes, Mary Morris, Merle Oberon, Sir Ralph Richardson, Dame Flora Robson, Miklos Rozsa, R. C. Sherriff, Paul Tabori, Ann Todd, Alfred Watkins, Frank Wells
and excerpts from some of his films
Written and produced by Robert Vas

Contributors

Narrator:
Kenneth More
Interviewee:
Elisabeth Bergner
Interviewee:
Sir John Clements
Interviewee:
Eileen Corbett
Interviewee:
Ian Dalrymple
Interviewee:
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Interviewee:
John Justin
Interviewee:
Elsa Lanchester
Interviewee:
Vivien Leigh
Interviewee:
Montagu Marks
Interviewee:
James Mason
Interviewee:
Muir Mathieson
Interviewee:
George Mikes
Interviewee:
Mary Morris
Interviewee:
Merle Oberon
Interviewee:
Sir Ralph Richardson
Interviewee:
Dame Flora Robson
Interviewee:
Miklos Rozsa
Interviewee:
R. C. Sherriff
Interviewee:
Paul Tabori
Interviewee:
Ann Todd
Interviewee:
Alfred Watkins
Interviewee:
Frank Wells
Executive producer:
Stephen Hearst
Writer/producer:
Robert Vas

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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