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A programme of competitions from the countryside.
Wales meets England at Fly-casting, Ploughing, Sheaf-tossing, Sheep-dog trials
The National Traction Engine Club revives memories of the countryside not so long ago.
From Whitehall Farm, Wenvoe.

Contributors

Commentator:
Godfrey Baseley
Commentator:
Alun Williams
Producer:
Selwyn Roderick

Introduced by Humphrey Lestocq and Mr. Turnip.
including:

Box of Tricks with Geoffrey Robinson

Room for Music with Steve Race

Jeremy Make-Believe
by Desmond O'Donovan.

and Rolf Harris with Willoughby

Contributors

Presenter:
Humphrey Lestocq
Manipulation (Mr. Turnip):
Joy Laurey
Voice (Mr. Turnip):
Peter Hawkins
Script:
Sheilah Ward
Magician (Box of Tricks):
Geoffrey Robinson
Musician (Room for Music):
Steve Race
Writer (Jeremy Make-Believe)/Producer:
Desmond O'Donovan
Albert:
Peter Hawkins
Jeremy:
Colin Gibson
Mr. Pumfrey:
Victor Platt
Mr. Deering:
James Drake
Mrs. Deering:
Louise Gainsborough
Entertainer:
Rolf Harris
Designer:
Gordon Roland

Interesting people who are In Town Tonight interviewed by John Ellison.
(Simultaneous broadcast with the London, Midland, North, and West of England Home Services)

Contributors

Interviewer:
John Ellison
Special effects:
Douglas Mair
Assistant Producer:
Joyce Bullen
Edited and produced by:
Peter Duncan

Six portraits in crime by Berkely Mather.
[Starring] Beatrice Varley and Laidman Browne
(To be repeated on Monday)

Contributors

Writer:
Berkely Mather
Designer:
Roy Oxley
Producer:
Andrew Osborn
Storyteller:
Ronald Simpson
Storyteller:
William Fox
Mrs. Rosamund Hart:
Beatrice Varley
Yeggsie:
Carl Bernard
Diver Wragg:
Willoughby Goddard
The Admiral:
Laidman Browne
Naval Lieutenant:
Robert Raikes
An Arab:
John Schlesinger
Secretary:
Patricia Borlee
Detective Inspector:
Alan Robinson
Other parts played by:
Dorothy Robson
Other parts played by:
Courtney Bromet
Other parts played by:
Jean Ward
Other parts played by:
Hugh Morrison
Other parts played by:
Derek Mayhew

Robert Beatty 'The Man with the Mike' welcomes you to the first part of an International Swimming Match - England v. Scotland.
From Sutton and Cheam Baths, Surrey.
This match is being held in two parts. The conclusion will be televised from Aberdeen next Saturday afternoon.

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Beatty
Commentary:
John Webb
Presented by:
Humphrey Fisher

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