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'We have noted some anxiety among non-Welsh speakers that the fostering of the Welsh language could lead to discrimination against them.' (Kilbrandon Report, October 1973)

Who are the Welsh speakers and what do they want for their country? Michael Dean talks to some of them and to others who fear their new found strength.

Contributors

Interviewer:
Michael Dean
Director:
Tom Corcoran
Producer:
Peter Carr
on BBC Two England

Of the three Scandinavian countries, only Denmark joined the Common Market. Now after a year. a neighbour, Sweden, asks if the Danes got a good deal and if the Swedes were right to stay out. Tonight's Swedish TV film entitled 'On Tuesday We Wake Up' (the Danes voted for entry on a Monday) suggests that, instead of her enthusiastic dreams, Denmark has been left with broken illusions and rising prices.
Derek Hart, in Copenhagen, asks the Danes what they think.

Contributors

Presenter:
Derek Hart
Producer:
Maryse Addison

by Henry James
Dramatised in six parts by Jack Pulman
Starring Cyril Cusack as Bob Assingham, Daniel Massey as Prince Amerigo, Gayle Hunnicutt as Charlotte, Barry Morse as Adam Verver, Jill Townsend as Maggie, Kathleen Byron as Fanny

Maggie has begun to feel uneasy about her father's marriage and her own. She decides to try to avert the danger she senses.
(Repeated next Saturday evening)

Contributors

Author:
Henry James
Dramatised by:
Jack Pulman
Producer:
Martin Lisemore
Director:
James Cellan Jones
Bob Assingham:
Cyril Cusack
Prince Amerigo:
Daniel Massey
Charlotte:
Gayle Hunnicutt
Adam Verver:
Barry Morse
Maggie:
Jill Townsend
Fanny:
Kathleen Byron
Principino:
Olivier Harari
Lord Castledean:
Angus Mackay
Lady Castledean:
Anna Fox
Mrs Noble:
Marguerite Young
Shopkeeper:
Carl Bernard

Another chance to see this personal view by J. Bronowski

Fire and flame are the elements of magic and of science as Dr Bronowski examines Man's probing of the hidden structure below the visible world. The beginnings of chemistry; from the techniques of ancient metallurgy, the casting of the great Shang bronzes of China and the ritual forging of the Samurai swords.

Contributors

Presenter:
J. Bronowski
Producer:
Dick Gilling
Series Editor:
Adrian Malone

BBC Two England

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