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by Islwyn Williams
Adapted by Elaine Morgan
with Glyn Houston, Bernard Archard
(First transmission on BBC-1, September 23, 1963)

Contributors

Author:
Islwyn Williams
Adapted by:
Elaine Morgan
Designer:
Alan Taylor
Producer:
John Warrington
Director:
David J. Thomas
Graham:
Dillwyn Owen
Smith:
Alan Downer
Howells:
Ieuan Rhys Williams
Company spokesman:
Desmond Llewelyn
Isaac Pride:
Glyn Houston
Mrs Pride:
Rachel Thomas
Rhys:
Islwyn Morris
Lew:
Prysor Williams
Walters:
Glanffrwd James
Galloway:
Emrys Leyshon
Mr Wales:
Bernard Archard
Mrs Powell:
Margaret John
Gwilym Thomas:
Hubert Rees
First Engineer:
Bill Meilen
Second Engineer:
Ray Handy
Oatridge:
D.L. Davies
Happy Dodds:
Talfryn Thomas

Introduced by Peter Scott.

In their mysterious underwater world the fish play out strangely unexpected dramas in their private lives-courtship, marriage, and child-care. Stickleback, jewel-fish, and mouth-brooder-they all have their own complex and fascinating rituals
A BBC Natural History Unit presentation
from the West
First transmission on BBC-1, November 22, 1963

Contributors

Director/filmed by:
Heinz Sielmann
Presenter:
Peter Scott
Filmed by:
Georg Thielacker

BBC Two England

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More