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A duel of words and wit between
The Resident Gentlemen:
Kenneth Williams, Denis Norden, Michael Trubshawe
and The Challenging Ladies:
Barbara Kelly, Joan Bakewell, Caroline Dowdeswell
Referee, Robert Robinson

(Colour)

Contributors

Panellist:
Kenneth Williams
Panellist:
Denis Norden
Panellist:
Michael Trubshawe
Panellist:
Barbara Kelly
Panellist:
Joan Bakewell
Panellist:
Caroline Dowdeswell
Referee:
Robert Robinson
"Call My Bluff" devised by:
Mark Goodson
"Call My Bluff" devised by:
Bill Todman
Producer:
T. Leslie Jackson

Looking at the news and the men behind the news in the world of money
Introduced by Brian Widlake, John Tusa
with Graham Turner, Peter Ross

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Widlake
Presenter:
John Tusa
Reporter:
Graham Turner
Reporter:
Peter Ross
Associate Producer:
John Walker
Producer:
Michael Bunce

by Charlotte and Denis Plimmer
with Patrick Barr as The Rt. Hon. Anthony Croft, M.P., David Langton as General Sir Shafto Lawrence, David Collings as Lord Charles Lyster

The scene: London, some time In the future. The streets are deserted; the country is at a standstill. The Coalition government is crumbling, the newly formed National Party, headed by Lord Charles Lyster, thirsting for power. Croft, a Right-wing M.P., is caught in the middle. Will he compromise?
(Colour)

Contributors

Writer:
Charlotte Plimmer
Writer:
Denis Plimmer
Script Editor:
Derek Hoddinott
Designer:
Kenneth Sharp
Producer:
Innes Lloyd
Director:
Mark Cullingham
The Rt. Hon. Anthony Croft, M.P.:
Patrick Barr
General Sir Shafto Lawrence:
David Langton
Lord Charles Lyster:
David Collings
The Rt. Hon. Owen Davidson, M.P.:
Edward Evans
Elspeth Crott:
Eileen Page
Kevin Croft:
Vivian MacKerrell

Regional Variations (2)

Horizon

1968-1969

After Apollo

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two East

After the US had spent nearly $40 billion to put man on the moon, this 1969 documentary asked if the returns would justify the effort and what the program's true objectives were.

by Compton MacKenzie
A second chance to see this dramatisation in six parts by Ray Lawler

Miss Carthew and Captain Ross are now married. Michael and Alan's exploits while brass rubbing have been forgotten, and Stella's proficiency at the piano continues to increase.
(Shown on Saturday)
(Colour)

Contributors

Author:
Compton MacKenzie
Dramatised by:
Ray Lawler
Producer:
David Conroy
Director:
Rex Tucker

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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About this data

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