Programme Index

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Written by Toni Cerutti.
Let's Speak Italian
A course of thirty lessons for beginners.

Giulia prepares the evening meal.

With Marla Landi, Roberto Cardinali, Sergio Gazzarrini
Introduced by Ariella Reggio.
A BBC Educational broadcast
(Repeated on Thursday at 10.50 p.m.)
(to 12.50)

Contributors

Writer:
Toni Cerutti
Presenter:
Ariella Reggio
Designer:
Charles Lawrence
Producer:
Peter Montagnon
Giulia:
Marla Landi
[Actor]:
Roberto Cardinali
[Actor]:
Sergio Gazzarrini

including Boxing, Racing, Swimming, Rugby League.
See panel
Details of next week's Grandstand are shown on page 59

Grandstand
1.0 to 5.15
Introduced by David Coleman

Boxing in America at 1.10: Luis Rodriguez (Miami) v. Jesse Smith (Philadelphia)
A 10-round middleweight bout held in the Miami Beach Auditorium
(A recording of the Gillette 'Fight of the Weak')

Racing from Cheltenham
2.0 Peter O'Sullevan Steeplechase (Div. I) (over 2 miles app.)
2.35 Clive Graham 4-yr.-old Handicap Hurdle (over 2 miles, 100 yards)
3.10 Daily Express Steeplechase (over 21 miles app.)

International Swimming & Diving from 2.45: Gt. Britain v. U.S.S.R.
from the Derby Baths, Blackpool
Organised by the A.S.A. in conjunction with the 'News of the World'

Rugby League from Leeds at 3.45: Oldham v. Hull Kingston Rovers
Semi-final of the Rugby League Challenge Cup

Sports Results and News Service
4.55 Classified football results
Racing summaries Rugby Union & Rugby League results

(While it is hoped to keep to the above timings, they may be changed by events)

Contributors

Presenter:
David Coleman
Boxer:
Luis Rodriguez
Boxer:
Jesse Smith
Commentator (Boxing):
Don Dunphy
Commentator (Racing):
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentator (Racing):
Clive Graham
Presented for television by (Racing):
Barrie Edgar
Commentator (Swimming & Diving):
Max Robertson
Commentator (Swimming & Diving):
Harry Walker
Presented for television by (Swimming & Diving):
Ray Lakeland
Commentator (Rugby League):
Eddie Waring
Presented for television by (Rugby League):
Alan Hart
Presented by:
Richard Tilling
Editor:
Cliff Morgan

Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe, Spike Milligan
BBC Radio's world-famous Goons in a new puppet series for television.
This week's adventure is The Underwater Mountain
Television adaptation by Maurice Wiltshire.
Produced by Tony Young of Grosvenor Films for BBC-tv

Contributors

Voice:
Peter Sellers
Voice:
Harry Secombe
Voice/Script:
Spike Milligan
Television adaptation:
Maurice Wiltshire
Producer:
Tony Young

A new disc - a Hit or a Miss?
This week's panel: Sid James, Sarah Miles, Jimmy Young and another guest.
In the chair, David Jacobs

Contributors

Panellist:
Sid James
Panellist:
Sarah Miles
Panellist:
Jimmy Young
Chairman:
David Jacobs
Programme devised by:
Peter Potter
Presented by:
Neville Wortman

Written by Harry Driver and Jack Rosenthal.
Starring Sid James
with Ray Brooks

Contributors

Writer:
Harry Driver
Writer:
Jack Rosenthal
Film sequences directed by:
Douglas Argent
Film cameraman:
Tony Leggo
Film editor:
Geoff Botterill
Incidental music:
Bill McGuffie
Taxi theme by:
Bunny Lewis
Taxi theme by:
Harry Robinson
Designer:
John Cooper
Production:
Douglas Moodie
Terry Mills:
Ray Brooks
Rita:
Nerys Hughes
Sid Stone:
Sid James
Birdie:
John Stirling
Arthur:
Stephen Marriott
Ron:
Stewart Guidotti
Scouse:
Anthony Singleton
Mrs. Frost:
Gwen Lewis
Barbara:
Patricia Clapton
Concert secretary:
Vernon Morris
Ray:
Mark Powell
Gwen:
Sandra Skermer
Coffee bar proprietor:
Weyman MacKay
Mobile cafe owner:
Henry Kay
Jean:
Verity Edmett
Hilda:
Terry Cashfield
Landlord:
Robin Ford
Pub regular:
Fred Hugh
Policeman:
Anthony Sheppard

A Western film series.
Starring John Smith and Robert Fuller
with Spring Byington and Dennis Holmes
and guest star, James Gregory

Daisy's kindness toward a man being hunted by outlaws places everyone at the Sherman ranch in danger.

Contributors

Slim Sherman:
John Smith
Jess Harper:
Robert Fuller
Daisy Cooper:
Spring Byington
Mike:
Dennis Holmes
Richards:
James Gregory

Starring Stanley Baxter
with June Whitfield
and Christine Child, Cameron Hall, Edwina Day
See page 7

Contributors

Numbers staged by:
Alfred Rodrigues
Baxter's Bach composed by:
Johnny Pearson
Script editor:
Ken Hoare
Orchestra conducted by:
Harry Rabinowitz
Film cameraman:
Peter Hamilton
Film editor:
Sheila Tomlinson
Designer:
George Djurkovic
Producer:
Michael Mills
Performer:
Stanley Baxter
Performer:
June Whitfield
Performer:
Christine Child
Performer:
Cameron Hall
Performer:
Edwina Day

A romantic comedy starring Robert Cummings, Marie Wilson
with Ray Walker and Mary Costa
Pretty Doris Doolittle is jilted on her wedding day - and all because she has the misfortune to inherit one million dollars!

Contributors

Director:
Frank Tashlin
Bill Anderson:
Robert Cummings
Doris Doolittle:
Marie Wilson
Mac:
Ray Walker
Joan:
Mary Costa
Jenkins:
Jess Barker
Mr Taylor:
Lloyd Corrigan

by Hugh Leonard.
See page 8

Contributors

Writer:
Hugh Leonard
Film cameraman:
Kenneth Westbury
Film editor:
Ted Walter
Story editor:
James Brabazon
Designer:
Barry Learoyd
Producer:
James MacTaggart
Director:
Gilchrist Calder
Hilda:
Mary Wylie
Klaus:
Gerald Harper
Lise Muller:
Jeanne Moody
Karl Muller:
James Maxwell
Herr Schweikhart:
John G. Heller
Alfred Schmidt:
Paul Hansard
Frieda Schmidt:
Stephanie Bidmead
Sgt Wolfgang Junckers:
Michael Ripper
Herr Gruber:
Garfield Morgan
Herr Oppenheimer:
Heinz Bernard
Police Officer:
Peter Thomas
Policeman:
Michael Beint
Driver of bus:
Ian Curry
Woman:
Jessie Robins
Man:
John Boyd Brent

Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.
Featuring:
Football - Scotland v. England
Highlights of today's international match at Hampden Park, Glasgow.
and
Rugby Union - France v. Ireland
The last Rugby Union international of the season.
Peter West reports from Stade Colombes, Paris.

Contributors

Presenter/Commentator (Football):
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Commentator (Football):
George Davidson
Commentator (Rugby Union):
Peter West
Presented by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Cliff Morgan

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