[Starring] George Burns and Gracie Allen in the film "The Baby Shower"
Gerald Gentry conducts the BBC Midland Light Orchestra (Leader, James Hutcheon) with Irene Kohler (piano), Rohan de Saram (cello) and A Country Interlude of traditional dances and songs, with Fred Jordan, Kenworthy Schofield, and members of the English Folk Dance and Song Society.
Programme introduced by Bruce Trent.
From the BBC's Midland television studio
meets every Sunday afternoon to answer questions sent by viewers.
The members this week are: Sir John Maud, Professor A. J. Ayer F.B.A., Marghanita Laski, Sir Richard Acland, Bt.
Questions should be addressed to: The Brains Trust, [address removed]
Sportsview film cameras bring you the highlights of the weekend's sport.
Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.
Bad men are trying to prevent the election of an honest politician and they kidnap him to get possession of an incriminating document. His horse goes wild, but is chased and caught by the bandits when they find the document is missing. Searching the saddle-bags they are spotted by Ricky and the hunt is on!
with Terry Hall.
A serial in eight parts adapted for television from the book by E. Nesbit and produced by Dorothea Brooking.
The action of the serial takes place in the year 1906.
George Cansdale brings an orphan to the studio.
Christopher Brasher and Father Anthony Bloom discuss St. Paul's famous comparison between the training of an athlete and the training of a Christian.
Introduced by Huw Wheldon.
[Starring] Jack Benny
(A film series)
Television's most popular panel game with Isobel Barnett, Barbara Kelly, Bob Monkhouse, Ron Randell.
In the chair: Eamonn Andrews
("What's My Line?" was devised by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman, and is televised by arrangement with C.B.S. and Maurice Winnick)
by William Shakespeare
See below and page 7
(Newton Blick is appearing in "Salad Days" at the Vaudeville Theatre; John Moffatt and Maureen Quinney are appearing in "The Country Wife" at the Adelphi Theatre, London)
The action takes place in the country of Illyria.
Max Jaffa introduces Joan Heal, Owen Brannigan with The Trio: Max Jaffa (violin), Reginald Kilbey (cello), Jack Byfield (piano) and the Scottish dancer Robert Watson.
(Joan Heal is appearing in "Grab Me a Gondola" at the Lyric Theatre, London; Owen Brannigan appears by permission of Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)
What is it?
What is it for?
Father Agnellus Andrew O.F.M. shows how the life and words of St. Francis of Assisi help you to find the answer on this first Sunday in Lent.
Followed by Weather and Close Down