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Sab-ras - a programme of music and dance with a review of recent news.
Produced and presented by SALEEM SHAHED
Director ASHOK RAMPAL. BBC Birmingham (Repeated: Wednesday, BBC2, 10.35 am)

Contributors

Presented By:
Saleem Shahed
Director:
Ashok Rampal.

Mr Forgetful and Mr Uppity by ROGER HARGREAVES Told by ARTHUR LOWE
Animation TERRY WARD

Contributors

Unknown:
Mr Forgetful
Unknown:
Mr Uppity
Unknown:
Roger Hargreaves
Told By:
Arthur Lowe
Told By:
Animation Terry Ward

The story of Jesus told in pictures So That You Remember Me Storyteller RAY SMITH
Designers PAUL BIRKBECK , GRAHAM MCCALLUM Music RAYMOND PREMRU
Adapted for television and produced by MOLLY cox

Contributors

Unknown:
Storyteller Ray Smith
Unknown:
Designers Paul Birkbeck
Unknown:
Graham McCallum
Music:
Raymond Premru
Produced By:
Molly Cox

Reflections on a Journey
NORMAN NICHOLSON visits Cartmel and Swarthmoor.
The third of four programmes in which a traveller speaks of his personal response to some places of Christian significance.
This week a Cumbrian poet in his native territory reflects on an ancient priory, a sandy bay and some reminders of the early Quakers.
Producer R. T. BROOKS

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman Nicholson
Producer:
R. T. Brooks

Regional Variations (2)

Landward

BBC One Scotland

features the news and views, politics and practice, of those involved with the land
With DAVID RICHARDSON
JOHN CHERRINGTON
PHILIP WRIXON
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers JACK scott

Contributors

Unknown:
David Richardson
Unknown:
John Cherrington
Unknown:
Philip Wrixon
Producer:
John Kenyon.
Unknown:
Jack Scott

Regional Variations (2)

An ABC of Music

Episode 5: E for Electronics

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC One West

Roger Limb of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop demonstrates the making of electronic music for radio and television.

A lively look at words and letters With DONALD GEE
BOB HOSKINS and PATRICIA HAYES
NORMAN ROSSINGTON
NIGEL STOCK
Script BARRY TOOK
Adviser CATHERINE MOORHOUSE Director BARBARA DERKOW
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES (Repeated: Thursday 2.0 pm)
Adults wanting help with reading can ring [number removed]or send their name, address and telephone number to: On the Move. [address removed]
Book (same title), il.00, from bookshops '

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald Gee
Unknown:
Bob Hoskins
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Norman Rossington
Unknown:
Catherine Moorhouse
Director:
Barbara Derkow
Producer:
David Hargreaves

with Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport and Dana Andrews
A season of films featuring five great Hollywood screen personalities of the 1930s and 1940s.
When drifter Cole Hardin is falsely accused of horse-stealing, he finds himself in the saloon-court of the notorious Judge Roy Bean, 'the law west of the Pecos'. But the judge has one weakness - his idolatry of the 'Jersey Lily', Lily Langtry - and in this Cole sees a chance to save his skin.
Director WILLlAM WYLER (Black and white) Films: page 8
(Gary Cooper is featured in The Hollywood Greats, Thursday, 9.25 pm)

Contributors

Director:
Willlam Wyler
Cole Hardin:
Gary Cooper
Judge Roy Bean:
Walter Brennan
Jane-Ellen Mathews:
Doris Davenport
Caliphet Mathews:
Fred Stone
Chickenfoot:
Paul Hurst
Southeast:
Chill Wills
Mort Borrow:
Charles Halton
Wade Harper:
Forrest Tucker
King Evans:
Tom Tyler
Mr Dixon:
Arthur Aylsworth
Teresita:
Lupita Tovar
Juan Gomez:
Julian Rivero
Lily Langtry:
Lillian Bond
Bart Cobble:
Dana Andrews

The Western film series, starring Leif Erickson as Big John Cannon, Cameron Mitchell as Buck Cannon, Mark Slade as Blue, Linda Cristal as Victoria, Henry Darrow as Manolito

Contributors

Big John Cannon:
Leif Erickson
Buck Cannon:
Cameron Mitchell
Blue:
Mark Slade
Victoria:
Linda Cristal
Manolito:
Henry Darrow

The last report from Calypso on her voyage to the Antarctic Blizzard at Hope Bay
Wildlife filming in the Southern Ocean is brought to an end, but not soon enough to escape the terrific storms that herald the Antarctic winter. Cousiteau and his crew nearly lose Calypso when a blizzard traps them in Hope Bay. Narrated by JACQUES COUSTEAU and HUGH FALKUS
A production Of LES requins associes and METROMEDIA PRODUCERS CORPORATION BBC Bristol.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jacques Cousteau
Unknown:
Hugh Falkus

Based on the novel by NOEL STREATFEITD ; dramatised in six parts by JOHN WILES
The girls have found out that Sylvia is finding it hard to cope financially. They are determined to help. Pauline and Petrova have been given parts in a professional production of , A Midsummer Night's Dream. Episode 5
Producerjohnmcrae
Director TIMOTHY COMBE

Contributors

Novel By:
Noel Streatfeitd
Unknown:
John Wiles
Director:
Timothy Combe
Nana:
Barbara Lott
Winifred:
Samantha Clogg
Pauline:
Elizabeth Morgan
Petrova:
Jane Slaughter
Frank:
Ron Cook
Sylvia:
Angela Thorne
Dr Jakes:
Sheila Keith
Mr Simpson:
Terence Skelton
Posy:
Sarah Prince
Madame Fidolia:
Mary Morris
Pianist:
Martin Goldstein
Theo Dane:
Joanna David
Mr Barnes:
John Crocker

Previously transmitted in their entirety as a Play of the Month presentation, The Chester Mystery Plays are being shown again in six weekly episodes.
A production, using the latest television techniques, of the medieval Mystery Cycle first performed in the City of Chester in the 14th century.
Tonight: Part 3 Birth of Christ
with the following Company:
HILDA BRAID, KEITH CHEGWIN, KENNETH COLLEY , PAUL COPLEY, JOE GLADWIN , BRIAN GLOVER, CHRISTOPHER GUARD, KIM HARDY, TONY HAYGARTH , JAMES HAZELDINE, RONALD HERDMAN , DAVID JACKSON, PHILIP JACKSON , SAM KELLY, ASHLEY KNIGHT, KEVIN MCNALLY,
JOHN NORMINGTON, ANTONIA PEMBERTON, JOHN QUARMBY, HELEN RAYE , TERRY SCULLY, DEREK SMITH , NINA THOMAS
THE CHOIR OF NEW COLLEGE, OXFORD Music director DAVID LUMSDEN
Modern English text by MAURICE HUSSEY Music composed and conducted by GUY WOOLFENDEN
Paintings by TOM TAYLOR
BRIAN PIKE , BERNARD BLATCH Producer CEDRIC MESSINA Director piers HAGGARD

Contributors

Unknown:
Keith Chegwin
Unknown:
Kenneth Colley
Unknown:
Paul Copley
Unknown:
Joe Gladwin
Unknown:
Brian Glover
Unknown:
Kim Hardy
Unknown:
Tony Haygarth
Unknown:
James Hazeldine
Unknown:
Ronald Herdman
Unknown:
David Jackson
Unknown:
Philip Jackson
Unknown:
Sam Kelly
Unknown:
Kevin McNally
Unknown:
John Normington
Unknown:
Antonia Pemberton
Unknown:
John Quarmby
Unknown:
Helen Raye
Unknown:
Terry Scully
Unknown:
Derek Smith
Director:
David Lumsden
Unknown:
Maurice Hussey
Conducted By:
Guy Woolfeniden
Unknown:
Tom Taylor
Unknown:
Brian Pike
Unknown:
Bernard Blatch
Producer:
Cedric Messina
Director:
Piers Haggard
Jesus:
Tom Courtenay
God:
Michael Hordern

Regional Variations (2)

Appeal

BBC One Scotland

appeals on behalf of Beverley Minster , one of Europe's finest Gothic Churches, which needs £500,000 for essential repairs.
Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Ian Carmichael , Appeal Office, Beverley Minster [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Beverley Minster
Unknown:
Ian Carmichael
Unknown:
Beverley Minster

Introduced by Thora Hird
In tonight's programme, THORA introduces another selection of favourite hymns from the last two years of Song of Praise, with the theme ' The Cost of Praise '.
Said Thora: It's easy to sing a nice hymn but it's a sight harder to mean what you sing. Tonight I shall be examining some of the deep beliefs held by the people who wrote some of our more popular hymns.'
The programme features hymns from Birmingham, Wales, Northern Ireland, Cornwall and many other places.
Producer FRANK PAGDEN

Contributors

Introduced By:
Thora Hird
Producer:
Frank Pagden

Ninth of a series of ten episodes starring Peter Gilmore in Uncharted Waters by MARTIN WORTH with Jessica Benton , Howard Lang Brian Rawlinson , Mary Webster Tom Adams and Jill Gascoine
SI certainly have no intention of being a pale reflection of Anne. She's been watching over me ever since I set foot in this house.'
Cast in order of appearance
Series devised by CYRIL ABRAHAM Scripteditor mervyn haisman
Designer BRYAN ELLIS Producer GERAINT MORRIS Director GERALD BLAKE

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Gilmore
Unknown:
Jessica Benton
Unknown:
Howard Lang
Unknown:
Brian Rawlinson
Unknown:
Mary Webster
Unknown:
Tom Adams
Unknown:
Jill Gascoine
Unknown:
Cyril Abraham
Scripteditor:
Mervyn Haisman
Designer:
Bryan Ellis
Producer:
Geraint Morris
Director:
Gerald Blake
Captain Baines:
Howard Lang
James Onedin:
Peter Gilmore
Merchant:
Jay Neil
Letty Gaunt:
Jill Gascoine
Sarah Onedin:
Mary Webster
Charlotte Onedin:
Laura Hartong
Robert Onedin:
Brian Rawlinson
Daniel Fogarty:
Tom Adams
Elizabeth Frazer:
Jessica Benton
William Frazer:
Marc Harrison

starring
Frank Sinatra
Gina Lollobrigida with Peter Lawford
Steve McQueen , Richard Johnson
The commander of a band of guerrillas, stationed in the Burmese jungle, falls in love with the mistress of an arms profiteer while he is recovering from injuries received in an unexpected Japanese attack.
Frank Sinatra , at the height of his film career, Steve McQueen on the brink of stardom, and Gina Lollo brigida in her first Hollywood film, make an unbeatable trio in this exciting Second World War drama.
Director JOHN STURGES Films: page 8

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Sinatra
Unknown:
Gina Lollobrigida
Unknown:
Peter Lawford
Unknown:
Steve McQueen
Unknown:
Richard Johnson
Unknown:
Frank Sinatra
Unknown:
Steve McQueen
Unknown:
Gina Lollo
Capt Tom C Reynolds:
Frank Sinatra
Carla Vesari:
Gina Lollobrigida
Capt Grey Travis:
Peter Lawford
Bill Ringa:
Steve McQueen
Capt Danny De Mortimer:
Richard Johnson
Nikko Regas:
Paul Henreid
Gen Sloan:
Brian Donlevy
Sgt Jim Norby:
Dean Jones
Sgt John Danforth:
Charles Bronson

Angela Rippon introduces the St Thomas Wake:
Foxtrot for orchestra by Peter Maxwell Davies and talks to him about this entertaining and unusual piece, in which a jazz band rubs shoulders with a symphony orchestra and an Elizabethan Pavane is transformed by the sounds of 1920s dance music.
The programme begins with Alfred Brendel as soloist in a work equally original in its departure from tradition - Beethoven's
Piano Concerto No 4 in G. BBC Symphony Orchestra leader BELA DEKANY conducted by Sir Charles Groves
Sound GRAHAM HAINES Lighting BILL JONES
Producer RODNEY GREENBERG
(Part of the concert given on 9 August)

Contributors

Introduces:
Angela Rippon
Unknown:
Peter Maxwell Davies
Unknown:
Alfred Brendel
Leader:
Bela Dekany
Conducted By:
Sir Charles Groves
Conducted By:
Sound Graham Haines
Producer:
Rodney Greenberg

Who decides how we are informed? What are the values, methods and motives of those who select and shape the information we receive? George Scott questions the power and privilege of modern communicators - The Editors of newspapers, books and periodicals, radio and television.
Research SALLY HARDCASTLE Director DAVID TAFT
Producer ELWYN PARRY-JONES

Contributors

Unknown:
George Scott
Unknown:
Sally Hardcastle
Director:
David Taft
Producer:
Elwyn Parry-Jones

BBC One London

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