Programme Index

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by Hazel Adair and Peter Ling.
A second chance to see the week's episodes on BBC-1.

Contributors

Series creator:
Hazel Adair
Series creator:
Peter Ling
Script:
Bob Stuart
Script Editor:
Donald Tosh
Designer:
Julia Trevelyan Oman
Producer:
Bernard Hepton
Director:
Richard Martin
Camilla:
Carmen Silvera
Gussie:
Frances Bennett
Dinah:
Margo Andrew
Alan:
Basil Moss
Doug:
Lawrence James
Mrs Duckett:
Anna Wing
Oliver Coombs:
Eric Barker
Mr Goodman:
Malcolm Rogers
Wendy:
Sandra Payne
Sheila:
Joanna Vogel
Stan:
Johnny Wade
Iris:
Louise Dunn
Ben:
Bill Kerr
Mandy Barnes:
Hal Dyer
Bruce:
Robert Flemyng
Gary:
Brian Miller
David:
Vincent Ball
Freddy Robbins:
David Gregory
Mike Fuller:
Richard Coleman
Connie:
Valerie Douglas
Arthur Plum:
David Nettheim
Ray:
Frazer Hines

People - Places - Pops
Introduced by Gay Byrne assisted by Peter Haigh and Victor Brooks.

Helping to provide the entertainment: Mr. Acker Bilk, Vince Hill, Al Koran, Dusty Springfield, The Swinging Blue Jeans, Roger Whittaker, Tony Osborne and his Orchestra

People Worth Meeting

Where to Go Tomorrow

Picture Parade
with scenes from "The Chalk Garden", "The Evil of Frankenstein" by courtesy of Rank Organisation.
(to 18.00)

Contributors

Presenter:
Gay Byrne
Assisted by:
Peter Haigh
Assisted by:
Victor Brooks
Clarinettist:
Mr. Acker Bilk
Singer:
Vince Hill
Mentalist:
Al Koran
Singer:
Dusty Springfield
Band:
The Swinging Blue Jeans
Singer:
Roger Whittaker
Musicians:
Tony Osborne and his Orchestra
Musical arrangements:
Tony Osborne
Research:
Nickola Sterne
Research:
Liam Nolan
Research:
Suzanne Twiston-Davies
Research:
John Dalzell
Research:
Alan Haire
Research:
Penny Graham
Research:
Angela Goldsborough
Script:
Tony Marriott
Design:
Leo Austin
Design:
Martin Johnson
Executive Producer:
T. Leslie Jackson
Production team:
Kenneth Milne-Buckley
Production team:
Mark Patterson
Production team:
Margaret McCall
Production team:
David Matthews
Outside Broadcast inserts directed by:
David Kennard
Production:
Stewart Morris

this week
includes John Stone, Denis Tuohy, Pamela Donald, Michael Deane, Chris Denning and the latest news.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Stone
Presenter:
Denis Tuohy
Presenter:
Pamela Donald
Presenter:
Michael Deane
Presenter:
Chris Denning

Regional Variations (2)

The Great War: Part 1: On the Idle Hill of Summer...

BBC Two England

The Great War

Episode 1: On the Idle Hill of Summer

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. In 1914 the world stands on the brink of enormous change. The French and the British enter into the Entente Cordiale against Germany. Show more

Contributors

by H.G. Wells.
Dramatised in four parts by Denis Constanduros.
Recorded in the BBC's Glasgow studio

Contributors

Author:
H.G. Wells
Dramatised by:
Denis Constanduros
Music composed by:
Raymond Jones
Script Editor:
Michael Voysey
Designer:
Moira Tait
Producer:
Douglas Allen
Director:
Christopher Barry
Mr Stanley:
Laurence Hardy
Miss Stanley:
Gillian Lind
Emily:
Jean Conroy
Ann Veronica:
Rosemary Nicols
Mrs Mudge:
Kitty Attwood
Clerk:
Simon Merrick
Kindly woman:
Hilda Case
Miss Miniver:
Margaret Gordon
Miss Cooper:
Eileen Helsby
Hotel manager:
George A. Cooper
Hotel porter:
Stuart Henry
Edwin Ramage:
Alan Tilvern
Miss Garvice:
Kay Patrick
Hetty Widgett:
Gay Cameron
Mr Capes:
Philip Bond

Our changing view of the universe.
Is the widespread use of highly persistent pesticides raising a new kind of ecological problem for our own and future generations to solve? Do we yet know enough to assess the risks we are taking?
Tonight's programme presents the scientific and moral aspects as seen by Dr. Frank Fraser Darling, Vice-President of the Conservation Foundation, Dr. Eric Edson, research director of a leading pesticide company.
The ethics of environmental contamination discussed by Lord Rothschild, F.R.S., director of research of a large chemical company, Robert Boote of the Nature Conservancy, John Maynard Smith a zoologist of University College, London.
A monthly series.

Contributors

Speaker:
Dr. Frank Fraser Darling
Speaker:
Dr. Eric Edson
Speaker:
Lord Rothschild
Speaker:
Robert Boote
Speaker:
John Maynard Smith
Editorial adviser:
Gerald Leach
Film Camera Team:
Ewart Needham
Film Camera Team:
Graham Whatling
Film Editor:
Peter Cantor
Associate Producer:
Ramsay Short
Editor:
Philip Daly

[Starring] Anna Maria Alberghetti, Bobby Van, Kaye Ballard, The Ted Heath Orchestra, The Heralds, The International Cabaret Dancers

Contributors

Singer:
Anna Maria Alberghetti
Performer:
Bobby Van
Performer:
Kaye Ballard
Musicians:
The Ted Heath Orchestra
Musical director:
Harry Rabinowitz
Singers:
The Heralds
Dancers:
The International Cabaret Dancers
Original lyrics:
Ross Parker
Staged by:
Tommy Linden
Designer:
Melvyn Cornish
Devised and produced by:
Buddy Bregman

BBC Two England

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