Programme Index

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Nearly three-quarters of the surface of the earth is hidden by water. What geological features are there beneath the oceans? Dr. Tom Gaskell describes some of these and explains how the deepest part of the oceans, Challenger Deep, was found.
Repeated on Tuesday at 11.20 a.m.

Contributors

Presenter:
Dr. Tom Gaskell
Drawings:
Tony Hart
Director:
Geoffrey Hall
Producer:
Donald Grattan

A weekly miscellany of people and events
Introduced by David Jacobs.
including
The Rt. Rev. Mervyn Stockwood, Bishop of Southwark
(BBC recording)

Time for a Trim
A filmed visit to a children's hairdresser.

Roma Fairley at the National Exhibition of Cage Birds

and John Slater - Introducing Children as Writers
(BBC recording)

(to 15.30)

Contributors

Presenter:
David Jacobs
Guest:
The Rev. Mervyn Stockwood
Reporter:
Roma Fairley
Item presenter (Introducing Children as Writers):
John Slater
Producer:
Lorna Pegram

Introduced by Bruce Campbell.

Christmas Presents
Suggestions for young naturalists.

Wildfowl in Winter
Peter Scott identifies ducks and explains how to make field sketches.

Club Room
Leslie Jackman

From the BBC's West of England television studio

Contributors

Presenter:
Bruce Campbell
Item presenter (Wildfowl in Winter):
Peter Scott
Item presenter (Club Room):
Leslie Jackman
Producer:
Winwood Reade

Peter West introduces Good Companions
The programme of pets for people with pets
From Dudley

with:

Pup's Progress
The training of your dog

Pocket Money Pets
Maxwell Knight shows some smaller animals.

Family Tree: Griffon

Working Animals: The Camel

A fortnightly series edited by Stanley Dangerfield
(Next programme in the series: from Billy Smart's Circus: December 23)

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter West
Item presenter (Pocket Money Pets):
Maxwell Knight
Editor:
Stanley Dangerfield
Producer:
Bill Wright

Look around with Cliff Michelmore, Alan Whicker, Derek Hart, Fyfe Robertson and Tim Parkes.

Contributors

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

Starring Perry Como
with Teresa Brewer, The Lennon Sisters, Paul O'Keefe, 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
Singer:
Teresa Brewer
Singers:
The Lennon Sisters
Singer:
Paul O'Keefe
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.
Tonight's special items:
Cricket - Rugby League - Boxing: The Featherweight Championship of the British Empire, Percy Lewis (Oxford) v. John O'Brien (Glasgow)
An exclusive film report of Monday's big fight at Nottingham.

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Dimmock
Boxer:
Percy Lewis
Boxer:
John O'Brien
Associate editor:
Ronnie Noble
Presented by:
Bryan Cowgill
Editor:
Paul Fox

Introduced by Eric Robinson.
with Boris Alicia, Christoff Markova
The Moscow Puppet Master, Sergei Obraztsov
Assisted by Olga Obraztsova

Fredell Lack, Digno Garcia and his Paraguayan Trio, John Lanigan
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Raymond Cohen)
Assistant conductor, Marcus Dods

(Digno Garcia and his Paraguayan Trio are appearing at the Savoy Hotel Restaurant, London; John Lanigan and Peggy van Praagh by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)
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Contributors

Presenter/Conductor:
Eric Robinson
Producer:
Patricia Foy
Performer:
Boris Alicia
Performer:
Christoff Markova
Puppeteer:
Sergei Obraztsov
Assisted by:
Olga Obraztsova
Violinist:
Fredell Lack
Musicians:
Digno Garcia and his Paraguayan Trio
Tenor:
John Lanigan
Musicians:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
Raymond Cohen
Assistant Conductor:
Marcus Dods
Ballet arranged by:
Peggy van Praagh
Designer:
Audley Southcott

BBC Television

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