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Rhaglen wythnosol y Plant
Clwb Gwyddonol yn cyflwyno
Silicon
Glyn O. Phillips ac arbentgwyr eraill yn dangos sut y darganfuwyd y defnydd newydd hwn
Y cynhyrchu gan Ifan O. Williams
Trefnwyd y rhaglen trwy gyd-weithrediad Midland Silicones Cyf., y Barri.
(Children's Television)
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss and Sutton Coldfield only)

The third episode in a series of film stories about imaginary space adventures.

A young and enthusiastic electronics technician stows away in Colonel McCauley's space-ship, with results which almost lead to disaster.
[NB series title listed in Radio Times as "Men in Space"]

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Henry Wood Promenade Concerts
First Night
Television cameras are at the Royal Albert Hall, London, for the first part of the opening concert of the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts

BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Soloists, Clifford Curzon (piano), Amy Shuard (soprano)

Prelude: The Mastersingers...Wagner
Aria: In questa reggia (Turandot)...Puccini
Piano Concerto No.4, in G...Beethoven

Introduced by Alvar Lidell

(Amy Shuard appears by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)

Contributors

Presenter:
Alvar Lidell
Musicians:
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Leader:
Paul Beard
Conductor:
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Pianist:
Clifford Curzon
Soprano:
Amy Shuard

A film drama.
[Starring] Bette Davis, Gary Merrill

Frustrated by a sense of failure, David Trask is ready to admit defeat both in his job and in his home. But a stranger's simple story of love and devotion gives him a new outlook on his own life.

Contributors

Director:
Ted Post
Mrs Hoke:
Bette Davis
David Trask:
Gary Merrill
Julie:
Barbara Ruick
Jane Trask:
Virginia Grey
Eddie Hoke:
Jesse White

[Starring] Kenneth Connor with Jill Day and Leslie Crowther, Douglas Squires, Valerie Brooks, George Chisholm and his Jazzers, The George Mitchell Singers.

Contributors

Comedian:
Kenneth Connor
Singer:
Jill Day
Comedian:
Leslie Crowther
Dancer:
Douglas Squires
Dancer:
Valerie Brooks
Musicians:
George Chisholm and his Jazzers
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Orchestra conducted by/Musical arrangements:
Alan Bristow
[Orchestra] leader:
David McCallum
Script:
Barry Took
Script:
Hugh Woodhouse
Choreography:
Larry Gordon
Vocal arrangements:
George Mitchell
Musical arrangements:
Ray Terry
Settings:
Roger Andrews
Director:
Leonard Michell
Producer:
George Inns

A Shell Film Unit production made to coincide with the Tercentenary of the Royal Society as a tribute to the scientific spirit of enquiry.
This film seeks to reveal the exciting progress of scientific discovery through the centuries, which has brought mankind close to an understanding of the nature of the universe and perhaps of life itself.
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Contributors

Cameraman:
Alan Fabian
Editor:
Alvin Bailey
Director:
Ramsay Short
Producer:
Stuart Legg

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