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Reporting the world tonight

John Timpson and Peter Woods and the reporters and correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News
and Weather
(Colour)

Contributors

Newsreader:
John Timpson
Newsreader:
Peter Woods

A duel of words and wit between John Snagge, Rupert Davies, Graham Hill and Nemone Lethbridge, Sylvia Syms, Barbara Blake
Referee Robert Robinson

(Colour)

Contributors

Panellist:
John Snagge
Panellist:
Rupert Davies
Panellist:
Graham Hill
Panellist:
Nemone Lethbridge
Panellist:
Sylvia Syms
Panellist:
Barbara Blake
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, Alan Watson, John Tusa, Peter Ross

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Widlake
Presenter:
Alan Watson
Presenter:
John Tusa
Presenter:
Peter Ross
Associate Producer:
John Walker
Producer:
Michael Bunce

by Geoffrey Chaucer
adapted for television by Martin Starkie and Nevill Coghill

(Colour)

Contributors

Author:
Geoffrey Chaucer
Adapter:
Martin Starkie
Adapter:
Nevill Coghill
Music composed and conducted by:
John Dankworth
Costumes:
Dorothea Wallace
Design:
Norman James
Design:
James Hatchard
Producer:
Ronald Travers
Director (Pilgrimage):
Roderick Graham
Director (Pilgrimage):
Michael Bakewell
Director (Tales):
John Glenister
The Pilgrims:
Host: Joss Ackland
The Pilgrims:
Shipman: Philip Brack
The Pilgrims:
Chaucer: William Squire
The Pilgrims:
Wife of Bath: Barbara Jefford
The Pilgrims:
Knight: Robert Harris
The Pilgrims:
Prioress: Marian Diamond
The Pilgrims:
Nun: Jeannie Fisher
The Pilgrims:
Nun's Priest: John Cater
The Pilgrims:
Clerk: David Collings
The Pilgrims:
Pardoner: John Normington
The Pilgrims:
Summoner: Peter Woodthorpe
The Pilgrims:
Franklin: Clive Morton
The Pilgrims:
Miller: Barry Linehan
The Pilgrims:
Reeve: Timothy Bateson
The Pilgrims:
Parson: Hugh Dickson
The Shipman's Tale:
Merchant: Paul Whitsun Jones
The Shipman's Tale:
Wife: Gwendoline Watts
The Shipman's Tale:
Monk: Dinsdale Landen
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Chanticleer: Jeffery Gardiner
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Pertelote: Angela Crow
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Fox: Artro Morris
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Widow: Patsy Smart
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Daughters: Olwen Griffiths
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Daughters: Christine Ozanne
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Farmhands: Reg Pritchard
The Nun's Priest's Tale:
Farmhands: John Challis

Tonight, British audiences can see for themselves why American critics call Frank Gorshin 'a showman's piece de resistance'... 'a master mime'...'nothing short of tremendous'
(Colour)

Contributors

Comedian:
Frank Gorshin
Musical Associate:
Buddy Freed
Orchestra directed by:
Burt Rhodes
Lighting:
Geoff Shaw
Sound:
Buster Cole
Design:
Roger Liminton
Production:
Kenneth Carter

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