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1.15 to 4.45 Grandstand
Introduced by David Coleman

Today's Special Events:

Racing from Warwick
1.30 The Longbridge Handicap Hurdle
2.0 The Radford Steeplechase
2.30 The Novices' Hurdle (Division 1)
3.0 The Atherstone Steeplechase

Motor Cycling: The Sixth Television Team Trophy Trial
2.10, 2.40 and 3.10 app. from Mortimer, Berkshire
The South, Midlands, North and West/Wales teams compete for the trophy. Each team is made up of three solo machines and one side car outfit.
Organised by the Mortimer and District Motor Cycle Club on behalf of the Auto Cycle Union

Boxing: The Army Cadet Force Semi-Finals
3.35 and 4.5 app. from Devizes, Wiltshire

Sports Results Service
F.A. Cup Flashes throughout the afternoon
3.55 app. Half-time scores
4.30 app. Football and Racing Summaries

Contributors

Presenter:
David Coleman
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Peter Bromley
Television Presentation (Racing):
Philip Lewis
Clerk of the Course (Motor Cycling):
Bernard Rose
Commentator (Motor Cycling):
Murray Walker
Television Presentation (Motor Cycling):
John Vernon
Commentator (Boxing):
Harry Carpenter
Television Presentation (Boxing):
Peter Bale
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Programme Editor:
Paul Fox

by Gil Buhet
Adapted in six episodes by Antonia Ridge and Adrian Thomas

Contributors

Author:
Gil Buhet
Adapted by:
Antonia Ridge
Adapted by:
Adrian Thomas
Producer:
Kevin Sheldon
Designer:
Marilyn Roberts
Music arranged and conducted by:
Lawrence Leonard
Film Cameraman:
John Turner
Film Editor:
Eddie Wallstab
Pierrot:
Sam Jephcott
Tatave:
Martin Cox
Victor:
Dudley Singleton
Cisco:
Nicky Edmett
Riquet:
Anthony Richmond
Georget:
Leonard Monaghan
Maria:
Jill Booty
M. Grillon:
Peter Claughton
Febo:
Fred Fairclough
Mme. Grosbelhomme:
Doreen Lamb
Mme. Daranluz:
Jane Jordan Rogers
Mme. Muche:
Joanne Dainton
Mme. Martelot:
Jane Whiting
Mme. Guartorella:
Nicolette Bernard
M. Muche, the Mayor:
Michael Loran
M. Guartorella:
Terry Baker
Garde Champetre:
Wilfrid Grantham

The Six-Five Show starring Bob Miller and the Millermen, Barry Barnett, Barbara Young, The Polkadots, Susan Jons and your host Gary Marshal.
See page 4

Contributors

Musicians:
Bob Miller and the Millermen
Singer:
Barry Barnett
Singer:
Barbara Young
Singers:
The Polkadots
Singer:
Susan Jons
Host:
Gary Marshal
Band numbers staged by:
Eleanor Fazan
Production:
Francis Essex

Stories of a London policeman by Ted Willis.
[Starring] Jack Warner as Dixon of Dock Green

Contributors

Writer:
Ted Willis
Production:
Douglas Moodie
P.C. George Dixon:
Jack Warner
Sergeant Flint:
Arthur Rigby
P.C. Bob Penney:
Anthony Parker
Angus Watson:
Jack Stewart
Sgt. Grace Millard:
Moira Mannion
Bill Arkwright:
Nicholas Grimshaw
Andy Crawford C.I.D.:
Peter Byrne
Mary:
Jeannette Hutchinson
Rosemary Watson:
Margaret Anderson
Jean Watson:
Olga Dickie
John Maynard:
Vincent Goodman
P.C. Lauderdale:
Geoffrey Adams
P.C. Tommy Hughes:
Graham Ashley
Charles Haynes:
William Hodge
Mr. West:
Geoffrey Staines

where Billy Cotton and his Band appear with Alan Breeze, The High-Lights, The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes, the popular recording pianist Russ Conway and guest stars from the world of entertainment.

Contributors

Musicians:
Billy Cotton and his Band
Singer:
Alan Breeze
Singers:
The High Lights
Dancers:
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Pianist:
Russ Conway
Script:
Jimmy Grafton
Settings:
Douglas Smith
Choreographer and associate producer :
Leslie Roberts
Production:
Bill Cotton, Jnr.

A romantic comedy.
[Starring] James Stewart and Jane Wyman

Rip Smith is an expert on public opinion polls, and discovers a small town that accurately represents the opinion of the whole of the United States. This short cut to fame and riches proves embarrassing when he finds himself liking most of the townspeople and falling in love with one of them.

Contributors

Director:
Robert Riskin
Rip Smith:
James Stewart
Mary Peterman:
Jane Wyman
Hoopendecker:
Kent Smith
Ike Sloan:
Ned Sparks
Lou Dicketts:
Wallace Ford
Ed Weaver:
Regis Toomey
Mr. Twiddle:
Donald Meek

An international conversation.
In Baltimore: Governor Theodore R. McKeldin of Maryland
In Toronto: Peter Ustinov
In San Francisco: Sol Hurok
The Host in New York: Edward R. Murrow
Discussion on Art and Government, recorded and filmed at four different points.

Contributors

Panellist:
Governor Theodore R. McKeldin
Panellist:
Peter Ustinov
Panellist:
Sol Hurok
Host/Produced for CBS Television Network by:
Edward R. Murrow
Produced for CBS Television Network by:
Fred W. Friendly

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