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A course running through the academic year.
For Schools
Repeated on Friday at 9.40 a.m.

This course consists of two consecutive weekly broadcasts at 10.5 a.m. on Monday and Wednesday, repeated respectively at 9.40 a.m. on Wednesday and Friday.
To accompany this series, a specially prepared booklet, containing examples and explanatory notes, can be obtained by sending a crossed postal order for 8d. to [address removed]
(to 10.25)

Contributors

Presented by:
Norman Hyland
Director:
John Field

Keep in touch with likely people and lively ideas in the arts, entertainment and the world at large.
Including:
Charlton Heston talking to Robert Robinson and Michael MacLiammoir talking to H.A.L. Craig.
With David Jacobs
(to 14.00)

Contributors

Interviewee:
Charlton Heston
Interviewer:
Robert Robinson
Interviewee:
Michael MacLiammoir
Interviewer:
H.A.L. Craig
Presenter:
David Jacobs
Production assistant:
Iris Furlong
Production assistant:
Sheila Innes
Director:
Richard Francis
Producer:
Lorna Pegram

A modern jazz ballet by Gillian Lynne based on Edward Lear's Nonsense Poem.
A West Region production

Contributors

Choreographer:
Gillian Lynne
Music:
Dudley Moore
Costumes:
Kenneth Rowell
Sets:
Kenneth Wrench
Presented for television by:
John Irving
Musical direction:
Peter Martin
The Owl:
Peter Cazalet
The Pussycat:
Clover Roope
The Pig:
Victor Maynard
The Turkey:
Oliver Symons
Three Bongs:
Sylvia Wellman
Three Bongs:
Laverne Meyer
Three Bongs:
Hazel Merry
Mr Lear:
Vivian Ogilvie

A second showing of some of the films taken by travellers and explorers on their expeditions throughout the world.

His name is C.J.P. Ionides. He is a big-game hunter turned naturalist who has become famous as a collector of venomous snakes. Margaret Lane spent six weeks with him in Tanganyika, where he lives, watching him handling dangerous snakes and herself learning to assist him in catching them.

Contributors

Subject:
C.J.P. Ionides
Devised and narrated by:
Margaret Lane
Filmed by:
Bernard Kunicki
Film editor:
Robert Walter
Presented by:
Joan Duff
Series edited by:
Brian Branston

A country-style get-together.
with Steve Benbow, The Barry Sisters, The Ian Campbell Folk Group, The Stanwix Dancers, The John Peel Dancers.
Music by Billy Miller and the Cheviot Ranters
Your host, Roger Moffat
From the North

Contributors

Singer/guitarist:
Steve Benbow
Singers:
The Barry Sisters
Band:
The Ian Campbell Folk Group
Dancers:
The Stanwix Dancers
Dancers:
The John Peel Dancers
Directed and called by:
Bill Cain
Musicians:
Billy Miller and the Cheviot Ranters
Presenter:
Roger Moffat
Producer:
John Ammonds

Look around with Cliff Michelmore, Derek Hart, Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson, Trevor Philpott, Kenneth Allsop, Macdonald Hastings, Julian Pettifer, Brian Redhead and Jenny Johnson.

Contributors

Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Reporter:
Derek Hart
Reporter:
Alan Whicker
Reporter:
Fyfe Robertson
Reporter:
Trevor Philpott
Reporter:
Kenneth Allsop
Reporter:
Macdonald Hastings
Reporter:
Julian Pettifer
Reporter:
Brian Redhead
Singer:
Jenny Johnson
Associate producer:
Jack Gold
Associate producer:
Derrick Amoore
Associate producer:
Kevin Billington
Assistant editor:
Elizabeth Cowley
Editor:
Gordon Watkins

The Grammar School for Girls, Weston-super-Mare v. Boys of the Royal Belfast Academical Institution
A nation-wide general knowledge contest between schools.

Contributors

Question-Master:
Geoffrey Wheeler
Question-Master:
David Dimbleby
Scorer:
Douglas Arthur
Question setter:
Boswell Taylor
Film sequences edited by:
Geoffrey Botterill
Outside Broadcasts director:
Alan Rees
Outside Broadcasts director:
Mary Evans
Editor:
Joan Clark
Executive producer:
Innes Lloyd

by Elwyn Jones.
There are two young constables in each car, ready to deal with trouble as it happens.

"Crimes like this - there's always two, always. I've never known it otherwise" ...and Detective Chief Supt. Robins is talking about murder.

Contributors

Writer:
Elwyn Jones
Director:
Anthony Page
Designer:
Austen Spriggs
Film Sequences - Cameraman:
Charles Lagus
Film Sequences - Editor:
Ian Callaway
Script Editor:
John Hopkins
Casebook Material:
C.N. Lindsay
Producer:
David E. Rose
Det-Chief Superintendent Robins:
John Phillips

Introduced by Peter Dimmock.
Tonight's edition includes:

Cricket: Ted Dexter Speaks
The captain of England, who since the Australian Test series has been at the centre of cricket's biggest controversy, talks frankly in an exclusive interview with David Coleman about brighter cricket, the approach of captains in Tests, and his own future in the game.

Greyhound Racing
The final of the £3,000 Greyhound Television Trophy of 1963 from Wimbledon Stadium.

Soccer
News of tonight's matches.
European Cup: Dundee v. Milan
European Cup Winners' Cup: Tottenham Hotspur v. O.F.K. Belgrade

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Dimmock
Interviewee (Ted Dexter Speaks):
Ted Dexter
Interviewer (Ted Dexter Speaks):
David Coleman
Commentator (Greyhound Racing):
Harry Carpenter
TV presentation (Greyhound Racing):
Bill Wright
Editor:
Phil Pilley
Associate editor:
Lawrie Higgins
Presented by:
Alec Weeks

The adventures of a bird fancier by Alun Owen.
Starring John Turner, Paul Daneman

Contributors

Writer:
Alun Owen
Director:
James MacTaggart
Designer:
Roy Oxley
Producer:
Elwyn Jones
Corrigan Blake:
John Turner
Wallace St John Smith:
Paul Daneman
Second Lt Wilson:
Robert Mill
Sgt Davies:
Roger Avon
Major Smith:
K.A. Medas
Miss Roberts:
Geraldine Newman
El Sheik:
Tutte Lemkow

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