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Introduced by Roy Castle and Norris McWhirter
Roy's special guest is Geoff Capes , British record-holder for the shot put who has a go at a very different event - tyre lifting.
Designer STEPHAN PACZAI
Producer ALAN RUSSELL
(Repeat)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roy Castle
Introduced By:
Norris McWhirter
Unknown:
Geoff Capes
Designer:
Stephan Paczai
Producer:
Alan Russell

England v Australia from Trent Bridge
The morning's play on the fourth day. Introduced by PETER WEST
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER and IAN CHAPPELL
TV presentation DAVID KENNING , BILL TAYLOR

Contributors

Unknown:
Trent Bridge
Duced By:
Peter West
Commentators:
Richie Benaud
Unknown:
Jim Laker
Unknown:
Ian Chappell
Unknown:
David Kenning
Unknown:
Bill Taylor

Valerie Singleton presents a personal report on some happenings today and yesterday in four capital cities of Europe. 1: Rome
At the climax of her visit to the Eternal City, Val meets Pope Paul VI who gives her a special message for Blue Peter viewers.
Written and produced by EDWARD BARNES

Contributors

Unknown:
Valerie Singleton
Unknown:
Pope Paul
Produced By:
Edward Barnes

Big Top
Behind the tensions and excitements of the circus tent is a tight-knit international community. What is it like for the circus wives and children on whom the spotlight never shines? Valerie Single ton and John Stapleton report.
Director TOM GUTTERIDGE Producer DAVID DICKINSON

Contributors

Unknown:
Valerie Single
Unknown:
John Stapleton
Director:
Tom Gutteridge
Producer:
David Dickinson

with John Carter and Norma Shepherd
The latest news of developments affecting your holiday. Resort reports from Britain and abroad. Up-to-the-minute holiday advice, comment and information.
Producer TOM SAVAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
John Carter
Unknown:
Norma Shepherd

Regional Variations (2)

Heddiw; topical items

BBC One Wales

Spennymoor v Bury
The last of the first-round matches is a North East versus North West clash. The outcome could lie in the strength of both teams in an event that has become the most popular sport in the history of Sportstown - tug-of-war.
Also featuring the fastest-growing junior event in this country, gymnastics. Other sports included are basketball, table tennis, hockey, karate and handball.
Introduced by DAVID VINE and DAVID SAUNDERS
Producer PAUL LANG

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Vine
Introduced By:
David Saunders
Producer:
Paul Lang

by N.J. Crisp
The last of 13 episodes
Starring Bill Simpson
with Mikel Lambert, Patrick Barr, Sandra Clark, William Wilde
featuring John Hallam

Roger Wayman is no ordinary man and his chance visit to Inverglen seems likely to alter Donald's and Katherine's lives profoundly.

BBC Scotland

Contributors

Writer:
N. J. Crisp
Designer:
David McKenzie
Producer:
Michael Chapman
Director:
Martyn Martyn
Katherine Mackinnon:
Sandra Clark
S/Ldr Roger Wayman:
John Hallam
Donald Mackinnon:
Bill Simpson
Mrs Murray:
Jan Wilson
Alison Murray:
Sarah Cochrane
Margaret:
Mikel Lambert
Neil Turner:
Patrick Barr
Ian Turner:
William Wilde
Mary Duncan:
Mary Ann Reid

by JOHN CHAPMAN , ERIC MERRIMAN starring
Terry Scott and June Whitfield
'Me -a television addict? Nonsense! ' says Terry. But June produces dramatic proof - and a cure.
Designer LESLEY BREMNESS
Producer PETER WHlTMORE

Contributors

Unknown:
John Chapman
Unknown:
Eric Merriman
Unknown:
Terry Scott
Designer:
Lesley Bremness
Producer:
Peter Whltmore
Terry Fletcher:
Terry Scott
June Fletcher:
June Whitfield
Aurit Lucy:
Beryl Cooke

At crowded Cowes now, yacht teams from 18 countries are competing in the races for the Admiral's Cup, the most important international event in the world of yachting.
Fyfe Robertson looks at this surprisingly closed world, and in particular at the young designer from the other side of the world who has come up fast, and looks like heading for the top.
Producer TOM SAVAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Fyfe Robertson

Regional Variations (2)

Rescue at Erddig

BBC One Wales

starring Anthony Quinn
Michael Caine , Candice Bergen Anna Karina
On a Greek island Nicholas Urfe is invited to the remote hilltop estate of the wealthy but strange Maurice Conchis - and becomes involved in a human chess game where reality and fantasy become indistinguishable. Is the lovely Lily a ghost? And what is the mystery behind ' Dr ' Conchis's sinister activities?
Director GUY GREEN . Films: page 11
(First showing on British television)

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Quinn
Unknown:
Michael Caine
Unknown:
Candice Bergen
Unknown:
Anna Karina
Unknown:
Nicholas Urfe
Unknown:
Maurice Conchis
Director:
Guy Green
Maurice Conchis:
Anthony Quinn
Nicholas Urfe:
Michael Caine
Lily:
Candice Bergen
Anne:
Anna Karina
Meli:
Paul Stassino
Anton:
Julian Glover
Kapetan:
Takis Emmanuel
Priest:
George Pastell
Soula:
Danielle Noel
German officer:
Jerome Willis
Maria:
Ethel Farrugia

A series of six impromptu talks by A. J. P. Taylor
4: The First World War
Wars are as old as civilisation. How and why do they happen? Is there a pattern the historian can discern? Are wars inevitable?
A. J. p. TAYLOR talks about the origins of war in modern times, from the 18th century to ou? own time. Tonight he discusses the great question about which historians have never agreed - was the First World War a war of purpose or a war by accident?
Producer EDWARD MIRZOEFF

Contributors

Unknown:
A. J. P. Taylor
Talks:
A. J. P. Taylor
Producer:
Edward Mirzoeff

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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