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First day of the July Meeting

3.35 The Brown Jack Stakes (Handicap) for four-year-olds and upwards over 2 miles 6 furlongs and 34 yards

4.10 The Virginia Water Stakes for two-year-olds over 5 furlongs

4.45 The Balmoral Stakes (Handicap) for three-year-olds over the Swinley Course of 11 miles

Clive Graham identifies the horses and jockeys in the Parade Ring before each race.


Peter O'Sullevan
Parade Ring commentator:
Clive Graham
Presented for television by:
John Vernon

by Rafael Sabatini
Adapted in six episodes by Constance Cox
(BBC recording, previously shown last year)


Rafael Sabatini
Adapted by:
Constance Cox
Naomi Capon
John Cooper
Film Cameraman:
John Turner
Film Editor:
Valerie Best
Louis-Charles, the Dauphin:
Ronnie Raymond
Michael Brennan
Alan Edwards
George Coulouris
J.L. David, the painter:
John Serret
Etienne La Salle, his pupil:
Barry Letts
First soldier:
Ivor Salter
Second soldier:
Richard Carpenter
Marie-Therese, the Dauphin's sister:
Judith Perkins
Baron Jean de Batz:
Patrick Cargill
Madame Simon:
Bee Duffell
Third soldier:
David Ludman
First Commissioner:
Douglas Dempster
Second Commissioner:
John Serret

Seasonal work in garden and greenhouse.
Introduced by Percy Thrower.
Edward E. Kemp, Curator of the Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh shows recommended varieties for border planting and propagation methods to increase stock.
From the BBC's Midland television studio


Percy Thrower
Item presenter (Lilies):
Edward E. Kemp
Presented by:
Paul Morby

Written by Austin Melford.
[Starring] Alexander Gauge


Austin Melford
Theme Music:
Trevor H. Stanford
Stephen Bundy
Ronald Marsh
Brigadier Garnet Wellington-Bull:
Alexander Gauge
Jane, his daughter:
Valerie Singleton
Captain 'Sooty' Pilkington:
Donald Hewlett
The Rajah:
Andre van Gyseghem
The Rajah's wife:
Fenella Fielding
Abdur Rahman:
Oscar Quitak

George Black and Alfred Black and Greenlea Productions Ltd. present an excerpt from their new comedy 'Happy Days' by Walter Greenwood
At the Grand Theatre, Blackpool
Starring Thora Hird and Peter Sinclair
with Bert Brownbill, Alison Bayley, Jill Thompson, Pat Phoenix

A special performance before an invited audience from the Grand Theatre, Blackpool, by arrangement with Blackpool Tower Company Ltd.
(BBC recording)


Walter Greenwood
Harold Boyes
Television Presentation:
Barney Colehan
Mrs. McTaggart:
Thora Hird
Mr. McTaggart:
Peter Sinclair
Bert Brownbill
Alison Bayley
Jill Thompson
Pat Phoenix

An exclusive night's world title fight in Montreal, in which Archie Moore - America's boxer of the year - is defending his world title. World Champion for the past seven years, Moore faces his toughest test in this return fight against Durelle. In their last meeting - a recording was shown on Tuesday night - veteran Moore got off the floor to knock out Durelle.


Archie Moore
Yvon Durelle

A series of wild life programmes.
Introduced by Peter Scott.

Peter Scott interviews the Hungarian naturalist Loran de Bastyai, former manager of the bird section of the Budapest Zoo, and of the bird of prey settlement in Godollo; and shows some more extracts from the film 'A Kingdom on the Waters', directed by Istvan Homoki-Nagy, who was assisted in this work by Mr. Bastyai.


Peter Scott
Interviewee/film director (A Kingdom on the Waters):
Loran de Bastyai
Film director (A Kingdom on the Waters):
Istvan Homoki-Nagy
John Merritt
Eileen Molony

by Anthony Trollope
Adapted in six parts by Marjorie Deans

Lucy is deserted and Lizzie misbehaves.

(David McCallum appears by permission of The Rank Organisation)


Anthony Trollope
Adapted by:
Marjorie Deans
Naomi Capon
John Cooper
Lady (Lizzie) Eustace:
Wendy Williams
Julia Macnulty:
Rosamund Greenwood
Frank Greystock:
David McCallum
Andy Gowran:
John Rae
Duke of Omnium:
Kynaston Reeves
Lady Glericora:
Jessica Dunning
Mrs. Carbuncle:
Peggy Livesey
Lord George Carruthers:
Michael Warre
Lady Fawn:
Jean Cadell
Lady Linlithgow:
Marda Vanne
Lucy Morris:
Perlita Neilson
The Rev. Joseph Emilius:
Edgar Wreford
James Lizzie's footman:
Roger Ostime
Patience, Lizzie's maid:
Susan Westerby
Laurie Webb
Hotel Manager:
Norman Bird
William Thomley
Superintendent of Police:
Nigel Sharpe

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