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Introduced by Harold Williamson.
Highlights of the day's big events.

including:
Cricket: Worcs. v. Sussex
Edited recording of the one-day Gillette Cup match, including the final stages and result.

Golf: The Martini Tournament
The end of this big International tournament being played at Little Aston.

Swimming: Great Britain v. Holland
Recorded highspot of the international match at Blackpool.

and Summarised sports news including late racing results and close-of-play cricket scores.

Contributors

Presenter:
Harold Williamson
Commentator (Cricket):
Peter West
Commentator (Cricket):
Denis Compton
Commentator (Cricket):
Richie Benaud
Television presentation (Cricket):
Philip Lewis
Commentator (Golf):
Henry Longhurst
Commentator (Golf):
Bill Cox
Television presentation (Golf):
Ray Lakeland
Commentator (Swimming):
Max Robertson
Commentator (Swimming):
Harry Walker
Television presentation (Swimming):
Jack Harrison
Presented by:
Brian Venner
Editor:
Phil Pilley

An Indian film with English sub-titles directed by Satyajit Ray based on a theme of Rabindranath Tagore.

Contributors

Director:
Satyajit Ray
Kalikinkal:
Chabi Biswas
Doyamoyee:
Sharmila Tagore
Umaprasad:
Soumitra Chatterjee
Taraprasad:
Purnendu Mukherjee
Harasundari:
Karuna Bannerjee
Khoka:
Arpen Cuoudhury

A thriller serial in six episodes by Victor Canning.
On the point of selling information to Luke, Buhler's ex-mistress Lena Fischer has been murdered. After a fight with her killer, Luke has escaped with Lena's pearl necklace.
First transmission on May 17

Contributors

Writer:
Victor Canning
Story Editor:
John Wiles
Music composed and conducted by:
Norman Kay
Film Cameraman:
A.A. Englander
Film Editor:
Robert Rymer
Designer:
John Cooper
Producer:
Alan Bromly
Director:
Peter Hammond
Luke Childs:
Jeremy Kemp
Charles Waterfield:
Ronald Rade
Stewart Simmonds:
Simon Oates
Maria Galen:
Pauline Boty
Herr Kitzner:
John Wentworth
Hans:
Jonathan Hansen
Adele Charlustin:
Delphi Lawrence
Maurice:
John Baker
Pierre Heradot:
Godfrey Quigley
Madame Charlustin:
Violet Farebrother
Jacques Charlustin:
Geoffrey Toone
Lauber:
Michael Miller

The Motion: That this House will not fight for Queen and Country
With Sir Richard Acland, The Rt. Hon. Reginald Maudling, M.P., Norman St. John-Stevas, M.P.

The Motion is proposed by: Rip Bulkeley, Exeter College
Seconded by: Richard Kirkwood, Corpus Christi College

Opposed by: The Hon. Simon Head, Christ Church College

An edited version of the debate is introduced by the President.

Contributors

Panellist:
Sir Richard Acland
Panellist:
The Rt. Hon. Reginald Maudling
Panellist:
Norman St. John-Stevas
Proposer:
Rip Bulkeley
Proposer:
Richard Kirkwood
Opposer:
The Hon. Simon Head
Outside Broadcast director:
Mary Evans
Producer:
Phillip Whitehead

BBC Two England

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