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A series 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:
Tony Williamson
Script editor:
Donald Tosh
Designer:
Christopher Pemsel
Producer:
Bernard Hepton
Director:
David Giles
Ray:
Frazer Hines
Gary:
Brian Miller
Dinah:
Margo Andrew
Coombs:
Eric Barker
Janet:
Christine Pollon
Gussie:
Frances Bennett
Stan:
Johnny Wade
Adrian:
Robert Desmond
Ian:
Ronald Allen
Arthur:
David Nettheim
Doug:
Lawrence James
Ben:
Bill Kerr
Wendy:
Sandra Payne
Messenger:
Jacky Chissick
Camilla:
Carmen Silvera
Bruce:
Robert Flemyng
Mrs Chater:
Beryl Cooke
Julia Preston:
Polly Adams
David:
Vincent Ball
Mandy:
Hal Dyer
Smith:
Jack Hulbert
Inspector Birling:
Richard Beale

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

Helping to provide the entertainment: Robert Bell, Adam Faith, The Kaye Sisters, Susan Maughan, The Roulettes, Jackie Trent, Tony Osborne and his Orchestra
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People Worth Meeting
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Where to Go Tomorrow
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Picture Parade with scenes from "Girl with Green Eyes", "Seven Days in May" by courtesy of United Artists and Paramount Pictures

(to 18.00)

Contributors

Presenter:
Gay Byrne
Assisted by:
Peter Haigh
Assisted by:
Victor Brooks
Singer:
Robert Bell
Singer:
Adam Faith
Singers:
The Kaye Sisters
Singer:
Susan Maughan
Band:
The Roulettes
Singer:
Jackie Trent
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
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:
Philip Gilbert
Production team:
David Matthews
Production:
Stewart Morris
on BBC Two England

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 2: For such a stupid reason, too...

BBC Two England

The Great War

Episode 2: For Such a Stupid Reason, Too

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series. Following the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in June 1914, international diplomacy breaks down completely. Show more

Contributors

by H. G. Wells.
dramatised by Denis Constanduros.
Recorded in the BBC's Glasgow studio

Contributors

Author:
H. G. Wells
Dramatised by:
Denis Constanduros
Music composed by:
Raymond Jones
Film sequence - cameraman:
Gordon Mackay
Film sequence - film editor:
Bob Gautrey
Script editor:
Michael Voysey
Designer:
Moira Tait
Producer:
Douglas Allen
Director:
Christopher Barry
Ann Veronica:
Rosemary Nicols
Mrs Mudge:
Kitty Attwood
Mr Capes:
Philip Bond
Hetty Widgett:
Gay Cameron
Miss Garvice:
Kay Patrick
Hubert Manning:
Barrie Ingham
Tired Woman:
Joan Veitch
Kitty Brett:
Sheila Ballantine
Large Young Woman:
Brenda Kempner
Miss Miniver:
Margaret Gordon
Small Nervous Woman:
Patricia Pacy
Lady Dorothea:
Damaris Hayman
Evangeline:
Sidonie Bond
Member of Parliament:
Philip Stone
Police-Sergeant Watts:
Ivor Salter
Mr Stanley:
Laurence Hardy
Miss Stanley:
Gillian Lind
Emily:
Jean Conroy
Clerk of the Court:
Paul Kermack
Magistrate:
Andrew Laurence
Prison Wardress:
Mary Quinn
Prison Doctor:
John Young
Lady Palsworthy:
Agnes Lauchlan

Authors talk about their work and ideas.
Introduced by Anthony Thwaite poet and Literary Editor of The Listener.
Tonight's programme includes:

City Life
A celebration of Newcastle by Sid Chaplin.

You throw your work into a great silence...
Kingsley Amis reads two of his poems.
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Anthony Carson talks to John Freeman, Editor of the New Statesman

Contributors

Presenter:
Anthony Thwaite
Item presenter (City Life):
Sid Chaplin
Music (City Life):
Alex Glasgow
Music (City Life):
Anthony Burgess
Poet:
Kingsley Amis
Interviewer:
Anthony Carson
Interviewee:
John Freeman
Designer:
Norman Vertigan
Production team:
Christopher Martin
Production team:
Tristram Powell
Producer:
Melvyn Bragg

[Starring] Bibi Johns, Pete Barbutti, Vic Perry, The Ted Heath Orchestra, The Heralds, The International Cabaret Dancers

Contributors

Singer:
Bibi Johns
Performer:
Pete Barbutti
Magician:
Vic Perry
Musicians:
The Ted Heath Orchestra
Musical director:
Harry Rabinowitz
Singers:
The Heralds
Dancers:
The International Cabaret Dancers
Original lyrics:
Ross Parker
Staged by:
Roy Gunson
Designer:
Melvyn Cornish
Devised and produced by:
Buddy Bregman

BBC Two England

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