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A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Myrtle Richardson

Today's story is called 'The Story of Miss Moppet' by Beatrix Potter.
The picture book for next week is 'Circus' by Dick Bruna
(to 11.20)

Contributors

Presenter:
Julie Stevens
Presenter:
Rick Jones
Storyteller:
Myrtle Richardson
Author (The Story of Miss Moppet):
Beatrix Potter
Pianist:
Jonathan Cohen
Graphics:
Graham McCallum
Scripted and directed by:
Peter Wiltshire
Producer:
Molly Cox

The World Tonight
Reporting: John Timpson, Peter Woods
with Martin Bell, Michael Blakey, Michael Clayton, Tom Mangold, Brian Saxton, David Tindall, Richard Whitmore and the correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News.

Contributors

Newsreader:
John Timpson
Newsreader:
Peter Woods
Reporter:
Martin Bell
Reporter:
Michael Blakey
Reporter:
Michael Clayton
Reporter:
Tom Mangold
Reporter:
Brian Saxton
Reporter:
David Tindall
Reporter:
Richard Whitmore

A new weekly series for gardeners, advanced and beginners, throughout the British Isles.
An outside broadcast from The University Botanic Gardens, Oxford with Kenneth Burras, Superintendent.
Modern glasshouse design alongside Magdalen Bridge
Tropical water lilies, luffa, banana, gourds, and pineapple
To catch the rare night-flowering blue lilies still open, part of this feature was recorded one morning in early November
See page 60
(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Kenneth Burras
Directed and produced by:
Paul Morby

A New Year's Greeting from the series featuring song, music, and comedy and the best from the world of entertainment.
Starring Andy Williams
and this week's guests: Polly Bergen, Woody Allen, Tony Sandler and Ralph Young, The Goodtime Singers
A programme recorded in the U.S.A.
(Colour)

Contributors

Singer/presenter:
Andy Williams
Singer:
Polly Bergen
Comedian:
Woody Allen
Singer:
Tony Sandler
Singer:
Ralph Young
Singers:
The Goodtime Singers

The second in this nine-match team series, filmed in colour by BBC camera crews, in which every week a top American faces a prominent professional representing the rest of the world on a famous British course.
Tonight: Arnold Palmer, U.S.A. v. Peter Thomson, Australia on the Old Course, Sunningdale.
Palmer, the biggest money-winner in golf history, takes on one of his greatest rivals, five times winner of the British Open, over eighteen holes of stroke-play.
Prize-money: $4,000 to the winner; $3,000 to the loser
(Colour)

Contributors

Golfer:
Arnold Palmer
Golfer:
Peter Thomson
Commentator:
Henry Longhurst
Produced and directed by:
Phil Pilley

The Beatles present their own film Magical Mystery Tour
with songs and music from: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr
Starring The Beatles
with Ivor Cutler, Jessie Robins, Mandy Weet, Nat Jackley, Victor Spinetti
(First shown on BBC-1)
(Colour)

Contributors

Songs and music:
Paul McCartney
Songs and music:
John Lennon
Songs and music:
George Harrison
Songs and music:
Ringo Starr
Devised, written, and directed by:
The Beatles
Mr. Bloodvessel:
Ivor Cutler
Ringo's Aunt:
Jessie Robins
Hostess Wendy Winters:
Mandy Weet
Rubber Man:
Nat Jackley
Army Sergeant:
Victor Spinetti

BBC Two England

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

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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