Story: Pylon Tower
Presenters this week: Toni Arthur, Derek Griffiths
(Repeated on BBC1 at 4.10 pm. Not Scottish transmitters)
Story: Pylon Tower
starring Frank Sinatra, Rita Hayworth, Kim Novak
with Barbara Nichols
Joey Evans, an ambitious singer, arrives in San Francisco without work or money. He has just one tangible asset - a way with women - which he exploits to the full.
(This Weeks Films: page 9)
Introduced by Richard Baker
The annual musical treat from Vienna - a concert of music both familiar and unfamiliar written by members of the Strauss family. The music, the dance and the fun and games all took place this morning in the Main Hall of the Musikverein with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra led and conducted in the traditional manner by Willi Boskovsky
With dancers of the Vienna State Opera Ballet
(Recorded via Eurovision by courtesy of the Austrian Television Service)
Geoffrey Gouriet, Chief Engineer, BBC Research and Development, explains and demonstrates how electricity and magnetism can 'leapfrog' to form radio waves, the 'ripples in the ether.'
(Lecture 3: Tuesday, 6.30pm)
Foula, lying 20 stormy miles west of Shetland, is Britain's most remote inhabited island. In less than a century the population has dwindled from 200 to only 30-but those 30 hold out happily.
A duel of words and wit between Patrick Campbell, Anne Stallybrass, Douglas Fairbanks Jr and Frank Muir, Jean Marsh, Miles Kington
Referee, Robert Robinson
(Shown on Sunday. This series is currently being printed in the Listener)
Starring Pete Duel as Smith and Ben Murphy as Jones
with guest stars John McGiver, Sam Jaffe, Michele Carey
BBC/Bentwood TV Co-production
(Blue Angel in swansdown wrap: p 14)
A programme with a point of view as wide in range as criticism itself, the opinions of the programme are defined week by week by those of its guests.
The subject this week: The 1972 Critics' Circle Television Awards
with John Edmunds