Programme Index

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1.45 to 5.0
Summer Grandstand
Introduced by David Coleman
including
at 2.50
The Rugby League Challenge Cup Final: Hull v. Wigan
BBC Outside Broadcast cameras bring you the whole of the match direct from the Empire Stadium, Wembley

Today's Timetable
Racing direct from Kempton Park
2.0 The Sunbury Selling Stakes
2.30 The Shepperton Handicap

Athletics direct from the White City
2.5 and 2.35 app.
Oxford University v. Cambridge University
Some of the highlights from the eighty-fifth meeting

Rugby League
at 2.50 (see above)

Sports Results Service
1.45 Lunchtime cricket scores
4.40 app. Cricket and Racing summaries including a recording of The Great Jubilee Handicap

Contributors

Presenter:
David Coleman
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
Summariser (Rugby League):
William Fallowfield
Television Presentation (Rugby League):
Ray Lakeland
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
Television Presentation (Racing):
Dennis Monger
Commentator (Athletics):
Max Robertson
Commentator (Athletics):
Norris McWhirter
Television Presentation (Athletics):
Humphrey Fisher
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Programme Editor:
Paul Fox

The story of a child of our time by C.E. Webber in four episodes.
(See page 5)

Contributors

Writer:
C.E. Webber
Producer:
Rex Tucker
Film Cameraman:
John Turner
Film Editor:
Valerie Best
Designer:
Frederick Knapman
The Young Mother:
Anne Castaldini
The Airman:
Michael Barber
The German Corporal:
Keith Banks
The Farmer:
Frederick Schiller
The Farmer's Wife:
Lily Kann
The Frontier Guard:
Jon Rumney
Other parts played by:
David Hadda
Other parts played by:
John Herrington
Other parts played by:
Arthur White
Other parts played by:
Lee Harris

featuring Bob Miller and the Millermen, The John Barry Seven, The Raindrops, The Lana Sisters, Vince Eager, Roy Young, Sylvia Sands, Adam Faith.
Guest star: Sheila Buxton
Compere, Gus Goodwin

Contributors

Musicians:
Bob Miller and the Millermen
Musicians:
The John Barry Seven
Singers:
The Raindrops
Singers:
The Lana Sisters
Singer:
Vince Eager
Singer:
Roy Young
Singer:
Sylvia Sands
Singer:
Adam Faith
Singer/guest star:
Sheila Buxton
Compere:
Gus Goodwin
Designer:
Audley Southcott
Producer:
Stewart Morris

Stories from the Casebook of Detective-Superintendent Charlesworth by Berkely Mather.

[Starring] Wensley Pithey as Charlesworth
with Austin Trevor and Kenneth Hyde

Contributors

Writer:
Berkely Mather
Producer:
Campbell Logan
Designer:
Richard Wilmot
Director:
Terence Dudley
Lakington:
Austin Trevor
Anstey:
Guy Standeven
Camber:
Keith Pyott
Detective-Sergeant Spence:
Tony Church
Sergeant Wrothbury:
Neil Wilson
Detective-Superintendent Charlesworth:
Wensley Pithey
J. Phillimore Sparkes:
Kenneth Hyde
Kegworthy:
Anthony Sagar
Alfred:
Charles Lamb
Milton:
Edward Cast
Cafe Proprietor:
Malcolm Watson

(See top of page and page 4)

Starring Henry Hall and his Orchestra
Celebrating 35 years association with the BBC
Featuring Cliff Richard and The Drifters, Dicky Valentine, Joan Regan, Lucille Graham, Mike Hall
With The Joan Davis Dancers, The Mike Sammes Singers
Also making guest appearances: Arthur Askey, Dickie Henderson, Anthea Askey
The programme introduced by John Snagge

Contributors

Presenter:
John Snagge
Musicians:
Henry Hall and his Orchestra
Singer/Musicians:
Cliff Richard and the Drifters
Singer:
Dickie Valentine
Singer:
Joan Regan
Singer:
Lucille Graham
Singer:
Mike Hall
Dancers:
The Joan Davis Dancers
Singers:
The Mike Sammes Singers
Guest:
Arthur Askey
Guest:
Dickie Henderson
Guest:
Anthea Askey
Associate Conductor/Musical Arranger:
Alan Bristow
Dance Direction:
Joan Davis
Designer:
George Djurkovic
Producer:
Russell Turner

by John Willard.
Adapted for television by Barry Thomas.
[Starring] Bob Monkhouse with Elvi Hale, Alan Tilvern and John Stone
See page 4
From the BBC's West of England television studio.

Contributors

Author:
John Willard
Adapter:
Barry Thomas
Designer:
Desmond Chinn
Producer:
Brandon Acton-Bond
Roger Crosby:
Jack Allen
'Mammy' Pleasant:
Gladys Taylor
Harry Blythe:
Alan Tilvern
Susan Sillsby:
Gretchen Franklin
Cicily Young:
Angela Crow
Charles Wilder:
John Stone
Paul Jones:
Bob Monkhouse
Annabelle West:
Elvi Hale
Hendricks:
Peter Vaughan
Patterson:
Alexander Dore

An inter-continental conversation.
In Washington: George V. Allen, Director of the United States Information Agency
In Berkeley, California: Eugene Burdick, Professor of Political Theory In the University of California
In Manila: Arsenio Lacson, Mayor of Manila
The Host in New York: Edward R. Murrow
This discussion on American policy in Asia is filmed and recorded simultaneously in different parts of the world.

Contributors

Panellist (In Washington):
George V. Allen
Panellist (In Berkeley, California):
Eugene Burdick
Panellist (In Manila):
Arsenio Lacson
Presenter/Produced for the CBS Television Network by:
Edward R. Murrow
Produced for the CBS Television Network by:
Fred W. Friendly

BBC Television

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