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The evolution of man has fitted him to live in the special conditions existing on the earth's crust. He has never been more than twenty miles up from the surface of the earth, and in order to do this he must isolate himself in a cabin within which the air pressure must be kept up.
Introduced by Arthur Garratt.
Repeated on Tuesday at 11.20 a.m.

Contributors

Presenter:
Arthur Garratt
Studio animations:
Alfred Wurmser
Director:
Geoffrey Hall
Producer:
Donald Grattan

A weekly miscellany of people and events.
Introduced by David Jacobs.

Including:

Were the '20s Really Gay?
W. Macqueen-Pope looks back.

Julia Lockwood preparing for 'Peter Pan'

Home Afloat
John and Shirley Harrison settling into their new barge.
(BBC film)

People in Trouble
Some advice columnists talk about their job.

And a story from Donald Wolfit.

(to 15.30)

Contributors

Presenter:
David Jacobs
Item presenter (Were the '20s Really Gay?):
W. Macqueen-Pope
Subject:
Julia Lockwood
Subject (Home Afloat):
John Harrison
Subject (Home Afloat):
Shirley Harrison
Storyteller:
Donald Wolfit
Director:
Richard Gilbert
Producer:
Lorna Pegram

Peter West introduces Good Companions
The programme of pets for people with pets from Bristol.

Pup's Progress
The training of your dog.

Pocket Money Pets
Maxwell Knight shows some smaller animals.

Kit Wilson talks about cats

Working Animals: The Dog

Next programme in the series from Birmingham: December 9

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter West
Item presenter (Pocket Money Pets):
Maxwell Knight
Item presenter:
Kit Wilson
A fortnightly series edited by:
Stanley Dangerfield
Producer:
Bill Wright

Look around with Cliff Michelmore, Derek Hart and the travelling reporters including
Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson.

Contributors

Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Reporter:
Derek Hart
Reporter:
Alan Whicker
Reporter:
Fyfe Robertson
Associate producer:
Alasdair Milne
Associate producer:
Antony Jay
Associate producer:
Gordon Watkins
Editor:
Donald Baverstock

Contributors

Script:
Charlie Drake
Script:
David Cumming
Script:
Derek Collyer
Designer:
Lawrence Broadhouse
Producer:
Ernest Maxin
Himself:
Charlie Drake
Male nurse:
Michael Henry
Psychiatrist:
Michael Moore
Mabel, Charlie's wife:
Charlotte Mitchell
Grandma:
Hilda Barry
Grandpa:
Gibb McLaughlin
Cyril:
James Langley
Fred, a workman:
Herbert Nelson
Jacob Hepple:
Peter Bathurst
First workman:
Billy Maxam
Second workman:
Harry Lane
Mrs. Fordyce, canteen manageress:
Dorothy Darke
Arnold Hepple:
Richard Waring
Bert of Nicotinics Anonymous:
Sam Kydd

Starring Perry Como
With Phil Harris, Carol Haney, Dick Clark, Santo and Johnny, The Mitchell Ayres Orchestra, The Ray Charles Singers, The Louis da Pron Dancers.
Written by Herbert Baker, Billy Friedberg and Will Glickman.
(NBC recording)

Contributors

Presenter/singer:
Perry Como
Performer:
Phil Harris
Dancer:
Carol Haney
Performer:
Dick Clark
Group:
Santo and Johnny
Musicians:
The Mitchell Ayres Orchestra
Singers:
The Ray Charles Singers
Dancers:
The Louis da Pron Dancers
Produced for NBC by:
Clark Jones
Writer:
Herbert Baker
Writer:
Billy Friedberg
Writer:
Will Glickman
Edited for BBC Television by:
Richard Barclay

Peter Dimmock introduces Sportsview
Action... news.... personalities in a weekly sports magazine for the family.

Tonight's special item:
Sportsview looks at British Football
An enquiry, with action films and expert views, into Britain's national sport.

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Dimmock
Associate editor:
Ronnie Noble
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Editor:
Paul Fox

Regional Variations (2)

After the Battle: 2: Anzio to Rome

BBC Television

After the Battle

Episode 2: Anzio to Rome - Wynford Vaughan-Thomas Reports

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Television

Series in which distinguished reporters return in peace to battlefields where once they told a listening world the story of war. Wynford Vaughan-Thomas goes back to the Anzio-Nettuno beachhead.

BBC Television

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More