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A report from the front line of the Welfare State by Esther Rantzen
Do any of us really know what a social worker does? In an ordinary working week any one of them is likely to be involved in more dramas than most of us will see in a lifetime.
Producer JENNY BARRACLOUGH

Contributors

Unknown:
Esther Rantzen
Producer:
Jenny Barraclough

They Would Have Been a Hundred LEONARD PEARCEY introduces words by G. K. CHESTERTON and music by GUSTAV HOLST at the close of the year which marked the centenary of their birth
Readers JOHN GARRIE
DONALD BISSET ; CHOIR OF THE
ROYAL SCHOOL OF CHURCH MUSIO conductor COLIN YORKE
Organist MICHAEL FLEMING
Producer R. T. BROOKS

Contributors

Unknown:
G. K. Chesterton
Music By:
Gustav Holst
Readers:
John Garrie
Readers:
Donald Bisset
Conductor:
Colin Yorke
Organist:
Michael Fleming
Producer:
R. T. Brooks

A montage of how British firms have been competing abroad this year, selling everything from ducks to diamonds and penny machines to propellors. Reporter GAVIN HEWITT
Producer JOHN BURDEN

Contributors

Reporter:
Gavin Hewitt
Producer:
John Burden

The Best of Motor Sport in 1974 introduced by Jackie Stewart from the Steering Wheel Club in London EMERSON FITTIPALDI again becomes world champion. Three Australians drive across the Sahara twice to win the World Cup Rally. ROB EDWARDS , a 28-year-old Yorkshireman, wins the toughest motor cycle endurance event, the Scott Trial.
Director PETER CLEAVER Producer TONY SALMON Editor BRIAN ROBINS

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jackie Stewart
Unknown:
Rob Edwards
Director:
Peter Cleaver
Editor:
Brian Robins

starring Kenneth More
Lauren Bacall , Herbert Lom with Wilfrid Hyde White
In 1905 a rebellion on India's North West Frontier threatens the life of a young Hindu prince. Captain Scott, a British officer, rescues the boy and sets out with a small party and an old locomotive on a perilous journey through rebel territory.
Producer MARCEL HELLMAN Director J. LEE THOMPSON
Holiday Films: pages 17 and 18

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth More
Unknown:
Lauren Bacall
Unknown:
Herbert Lom
Unknown:
Wilfrid Hyde White
Producer:
Marcel Hellman
Director:
J. Lee Thompson
Captain Scott:
Kenneth More
Catherine Wyatt:
Lauren Bacall
Van Leyden:
Herbert Lom
Bridie:
Wilfrid Hyde White
Gupta:
S Johar
Lady Windham:
Ursula Jeans
Peters:
Eugene Deckers
Sir John Windham:
Ian Hunter

Regional Variations (2)

Rugby: Cardiff v Ebbw Vale

BBC One Wales

by JOHN KING and COLIN GODMAN
The story of a wartime childhood, spent not in a city but in the peace of lake and woodland. starring Joseph O'Conor and Simon King
With PETER MOHAN , DAPHNE NEVILLE and HUBERT TUCKER
Film cameramen BERNARD HEDGES. JIM SAUNDERS
Film editor JOHN MERRITT
Director JOHN KING (Bristol)

Contributors

Unknown:
John King
Unknown:
Colin Godman
Unknown:
Joseph O'Conor
Unknown:
Simon King
Unknown:
With Peter Mohan
Unknown:
Daphne Neville
Unknown:
Hubert Tucker
Unknown:
Bernard Hedges.
Unknown:
Jim Saunders
Editor:
John Merritt
John:
Simon King
Grandfather:
Joseph O'Conor
Samantha:
Joanne Pearce

The Russian master clown Oleg Popov helps to tell the story of the Moscow State Circus School.
GALYA, an attractive acrobatic dancer, and IGOR, a trainee clown, were among the 80 students who graduated this year to join the Soviet Circus as professionals. Galya and Igor are followed during the final months of their training as they prepare for perhaps the most exacting and demanding career in show business.
Cameraman JOHN HOOPER
Film editor JONATHAN CRANE
Executive producer MIKE WOOLLER Producer GEOFFREY BAINES
From Russia with laughs; pages 108-110

Contributors

Unknown:
Oleg Popov
Unknown:
John Hooper
Producer:
Mike Wooller
Producer:
Geoffrey Baines

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC One West

David and Dora are married and leading a happy life together. Uriah has been exploiting Mr. Wickfield, and David, learning of this, has made an enemy of Uriah by striking him.

Regional Variations (2)

Search for God

BBC One Scotland

Narrated by DAVID ATTENBOROUGH
There are 500,000 Muslims living in Britain today - most of them first or second generation immigrants. They are pledged to follow the Way of the Prophet Mohammed in every detail. But the faith that works well in Pakistan or the Middle East may not be much help in Huddersfield. This film looks at the children
; caught in the cultural crossfire: what do they want to be seen as -Pakistani Muslims or English-men born and bred?
Film editor PAUL CARTER Producer DAVID KENNARD

Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenborough
Editor:
Paul Carter
Producer:
David Kennard

Songs of Praise for the Ending of the Year from the Chapel of St John's College, Cambridge with the CHOIR OF ST JOHN 'S COLLEGE and a congregation of students Introduced by Philip Latham
Director of Music GEORGE GUEST Organist JOHN SCOTT
Hymns: 0 worship the Lord (Was lebet) For thy mercy and thy grace (Cu!bach) As with gladness men of old (Dix)
Brightest and best (Liebster Immanuel ) The duteous day now closeth (Innsbruck) Prayer and blessing by REV ANDREW MACINTOSH
Producer MICHAEL SHOESMITH
Director/series producer RAYMOND SBORT

Contributors

Unknown:
St John
Introduced By:
Philip Latham
Organist:
John Scott
Unknown:
Liebster Immanuel
Producer:
Michael Shoesmith
Producer:
Raymond Sbort

starring Harry Secombe with his special guests Peter Sellers
Spike Milligan , Nina The Nolans
Aiden J. Harvey
With PETER KNIGHT
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Choreography NITA HOWARD
Programme associate JIMMY GRAFTON Written by JIMMY GRAFTON and PETER VINCENT
Additional material SPIKE MULLINS and JOHN MUiR
Costume designer ANDREW ROSE Sound LEN SHOREY
Lighting BILL MILLAR Designer
LESLEY j. BREMNESS Director STANLEY APPEL
Producer STEWART MORRIS

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Aiden J. Harvey
Unknown:
With Peter Knight
Unknown:
Jimmy Grafton
Written By:
Jimmy Grafton
Written By:
Peter Vincent
Unknown:
Spike Mullins
Unknown:
John Muir
Designer:
Lesley J. Bremness
Director:
Stanley Appel
Producer:
Stewart Morris

starring
Stanley Baker a Play of the Month presentation based on DANIEL DEFOE 'S book
Screenplay by JAMES MACTAGGART ' Tomorrow, God willing, I shall get the rest of my possessions inside and I shall close the gap. Then I shall be secure. Then what? I shall rig an awning and sleep like a man, not an animal. In a hammock, not on the ground. And then? I shall hollow out the cliff-face and make me a store for all my things. And then? ... Then, nothing.'
Sound recordist MICHAEL TURNER Film cameraman BRIAN TUFANO Film editor KEN PEARCE
Make-up SHIRLEY CHANNING-WILLIAMS Costume ROGER REECE Designer EILEEN DISS
Producer CEDRIC MESSINA
Director JAMES MACTAGGART

Contributors

Unknown:
Stanley Baker
Unknown:
Daniel Defoe
Unknown:
James MacTaggart
Unknown:
Michael Turner
Unknown:
Brian Tufano
Editor:
Ken Pearce
Unknown:
Roger Reece
Designer:
Eileen Diss
Producer:
Cedric Messina
Director:
James MacTaggart
Robinson Crusoe:
Stanley Baker
Man Friday:
Ram John Holder
Sea Captain:
Jerome Willis

starring Spencer Tracy with Ingrid Bergman , Lana Turner
Donald Crisp , Ian Hunter
Robert Louis Stevenson 's classic thriller of split personality has become one of the screen's most popular themes. This 1942 Hollywood version features some impressive special effects in the transformation sequence and a restrained performance from Spencer Tracy which adds a new dimension of menace to the terrifying figure of Mr Hyde.
Producer VICTOR SAVILLE Director VICTOR FLEMING
Holiday Films: pages 17 and 18

Contributors

Unknown:
Spencer Tracy
Unknown:
Ingrid Bergman
Unknown:
Lana Turner
Unknown:
Donald Crisp
Unknown:
Ian Hunter
Unknown:
Robert Louis Stevenson
Unknown:
Spencer Tracy
Unknown:
Mr Hyde.
Producer:
Victor Saville
Director:
Victor Fleming
DR Harry Jekyll/Mr Hyde:
Spencer Tracy
Ivy Peterson:
Ingrid Bergman
Beatrix Emery:
Lana Turner
Sir Charles Emery:
Donald Crisp
Dr John Lanyon:
Ian Hunter
Sam Higgins:
Barton MacLane
The Bishop:
C Aubrey Smith
Poole:
Peter Godfrey

BBC One London

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