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A series of matches played under 'knock-out' rules.
featuring
The International Cavaliers XI
Captain, E. R. Dexter, Sussex and England
who today play
A Nottinghamshire XI
at the City Police Training Ground, Nottingham.
Among those playing for the International Cavaliers XI today are M. C. Cowdrey, Kent and England and Alan Oakman, Sussex and England.
Organised by the International Cavaliers Cricket Club in association with Rothmans of Pall Mall in aid of The Cheshire Homes
(to 16.00)

Contributors

Captain (The International Cavaliers XI):
E. R. Dexter
Cricketer (The International Cavaliers XI):
M. C. Cowdrey
Cricketer (The International Cavaliers XI):
Alan Oakman
Commentator:
Sir Learie Constantine
Guest commentator:
Peter West
Television presentation:
Alan Mouncer

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:
Richard Baker
Translator:
Joan Turner
Producer:
Bill Northwood

Vladimir Ashkenazy playing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor
with the London Symphony Orchestra
Leader, Erich Gruenberg
Conducted by Lorin Maazel
The concert opens with Beethoven's Overture: Fidelio
The first half of a public concert direct from the Royal Festival Hall.
Introduced by Richard Baker.

Contributors

Pianist:
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Musicians:
The London Symphony Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
Erich Gruenberg
Orchestra conducted by:
Lorin Maazel
Presenter:
Richard Baker
Directed for television by:
Antony Craxton

The court astrologers and priests have predicted the exact day and hour... the prayer flags flutter in the mountain winds... the guests have been summoned from all over the world. The ruler of the Himalayan kingdom of Sikkim and his young American wife are crowned.

Contributors

Filmed by:
E.C. Durschmied
Editor:
Keith Miller
Directed and narrated by:
Roderick MacFarquhar
Presented by:
Tim Slessor

by Stendhal.
Dramatised in five parts by Michael Barry.
Recorded in the BBC's Glasgow studio
(John Stride is a National Theatre Player)
See page 15

Contributors

Author:
null Stendhal
Dramatised by:
Michael Barry
Story Editor:
Michael Voysey
Music arranged by:
Dudley Simpson
Organist:
Nicholas Jackson
Percussion:
Alan Haiken
Designer:
Jack Notman
Producer:
Douglas Allen
Director:
James Cellan Jones
Jullen Sorel:
John Stride
Louise de Renal:
June Tobin
Madame Derville:
Anne Ridler
Elisa:
Elizabeth Bell
Madame Valenod:
Ann Lancaster
Father Masion:
Geoffrey Rose
Yvon:
Deru Lamden
Army Surgeon:
Carl Bernard
Old Sorel:
Thomas Gallagher
President of the Court:
Noel Johnson
Father Chelan:
Henry Oscar
M. de Renal:
Emrys Jones
M. Valenod:
George Roderick
Fouque:
Emrys James

Around the World in Song.
(John Boulter and Tony Mercer are appearing in "The Black and White Minstrel Show" at the Victoria Palace, London)

Contributors

Soloist:
John Boulter
Soloist:
Tony Mercer
Soloist:
Ted Darling
Soloist:
Marian Davies
Soloist:
Maryetta Midgley
Soloist:
Margaret Savage
Musical director:
Robert De Cormier
Staged by:
Douglas Squires
Drawings:
Tony Hart
Designer:
Raymond Berger
Producer:
Travers Thorneloe

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