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for the deaf and hard of hearing
A look at the news of the week with film from all over the world and a commentary that can be seen as well as heard.

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Dougall
Translator:
Ruth Leeds
Producer:
Bill Northwood

in which Gay Byrne invites you to have a flutter.
with Tommy Trinder, Una Stubbs, Frances Bennett, David Healy
This week's 'field' all from the South of England: The Fastest Garage Girls, The Fastest Bank Cashiers, The Fastest Barbers, The Fastest Barmaids

Contributors

Presenter:
Gay Byrne
Panellist:
Tommy Trinder
Panellist:
Una Stubbs
Panellist:
Frances Bennett
Panellist:
David Healy
Executive producer:
T. Leslie Jackson
Theme music:
Bill Oliver
Research:
Colin Reid
Devised and produced by:
Vere Lorrimer

Regional Variations (2)

The Great War: Part 16: Right is more precious than peace (President Wilson)

BBC Two England

The Great War

Episode 16: Right Is More Precious than Peace

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Classic BBC series. In 1917, the October revolution brought the Communists to power in Russia, while America entered into the war on 6th April. Show more

Contributors

Last of a series of five outstanding programmes recorded from the BBC's 1964 season of Promenade Concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, London.
Amadeus String Quartet
London Symphony Orchestra
Leader, Erich Gruenberg
Conducted by David Willcocks
Introduced by Richard Baker.
Part 1:
String Quartet in C major. Op. 76 No. 3 (Emperor)
During the Interval:
H.C. Robbins Landon talks about Haydn.
Part 2:
Symphony No. 104, in D major (London)

Contributors

Musicians:
Amadeus String Quartet
Musicians:
London Symphony Orchestra
[Orchestra] leader:
Erich Gruenberg
[Orchestra] conducted by:
David Willcocks
Presenter:
Richard Baker
Speaker (Interval):
H.C. Robbins Landon
Production Assistant:
Barrie Gavin
Directed for television by:
Antony Craxton

Written by Richard Wade.
On Tuesday Britain once again challenges the United States for the America's Cup-the premier trophy in the yachting world.
For more than a hundred years successive British millionaires, or near-millionaires, have spent more than £3 million on trying, unsuccessfully, to win back this ornate piece of Victorian silverware. This is the story of the latest challenge.
Commentary spoken by David Fairhall.
A Time Out special
First transmission on BBC-2, May 14

Contributors

Writer:
Richard Wade
Film Cameraman:
Butch Calderwood
Film Cameraman:
Alan Hewisson
Sound Recordist:
John Purchese
Film Editor:
Edward Roberts
Narrator:
David Fairhall
Producer:
Ken Ashton

Leading conductors from Britain and America present the music they compose and arrange.
This week: Nelson Riddle and his Orchestra
Guest star, Sue Raney

Contributors

Musicians:
Nelson Riddle and his Orchestra
Singer:
Sue Raney
Lighting:
Geoff Shaw
Sound:
Richard Chamberlain
Design:
Lionel Radford
Producer:
Bryan Sears

BBC Two England

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