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The John Player League Somerset v Essex
Somerset have shown a revival this year that has been welcomed by their faithful West Country supporters. They look sure to collect place prize money in the League for the first time.
For Essex, this summer has not been too kind and their role now is to provide the opposition.
During the tea interval at 4.10* : Talking Cricket
The Art of Seam Bowling
JIM LAKER talks to Gloucester's captain TONY BROWN , who demonstrates the techniques involved.
PETER WALKER introduces the programme, which includes news of today's other matches.
Commentators at Weston-super-Mare JOHN ARLOTT and JIM LAKER
TV presentation BOB DUNCAN. PAUL LANG Series producer BILL TAYLOR

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Brown
Introduces:
Peter Walker
Unknown:
Mare John Arlott
Unknown:
Bob Duncan.
Producer:
Bill Taylor

with The Young Generation starring Vince Hill
A series presenting the songs, the singers and the shows that have sold that magic million. This week's guests Sandie Shaw
The Rockin' Berries
With ALYN AINSWORTH
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Choreographer NIGEL LYTHGOE Musical arrangements by ALYN AINSWORTH , JOHNNY COLEMAN ERNIE DUNSTAT. L and ALAN ROPER
Script ROY TUVEY and MAURICE SELLAS Designer KENNETH SHARP
Producers STEWART MORRIS and STANLEY DORFMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
Sandie Shaw
Arrangements By:
Alyn Ainsworth
Arrangements By:
Johnny Coleman
Arrangements By:
Ernie Dunstat.
Arrangements By:
Alan Roper
Script:
Roy Tuvey
Script:
Maurice Sellas
Designer:
Kenneth Sharp
Producers:
Stewart Morris
Producers:
Stanley Dorfman

The Price of Paradise?
' Here in the West Indies we are inviting the tourist to shut out reality. So it isn' that he now goes to another country to meet people. He goes to a kind of air-conditioned Shangri-La fantasy world.' (SYLVIA WYNTER , Lecturer, University of the West Indies)
Series editors ANTHONY ISAACS and CHRISTOPHER PARSONS
A BBC/Bayerischer Rundfunk co-production

Contributors

Unknown:
Sylvia Wynter
Editors:
Anthony Isaacs
Editors:
Christopher Parsons

... who sing divinely The King's Singers
NIGEL PERRIN (counter-tenor)
ALASTAIR HUME (counter-tenor) ALASTAIR THOMPSON (tenor) ANTHONY HOLT (baritone)
SIMON CARRINGTON (baritone)
BRIAN KAY (bass) in a programme by Vittoria, Carver, Gershwin, Labi Siffre , anon and others; and guest Richard Rodney Bennett with GORDON LANGFORD (piano), DARYL RUNSWICK (bass), BRYAN DALY (guitar), TRISTAN FRY (drums). Introduced by MICHAEL DEAN
Producer IAN ENGELMANN

Contributors

Singers:
Nigel Perrin
Unknown:
Alastair Hume
Tenor:
Alastair Thompson
Baritone:
Anthony Holt
Unknown:
Labi Siffre
Unknown:
Richard Rodney Bennett
Piano:
Gordon Langford
Bass:
Daryl Runswick
Bass:
Bryan Daly
Introduced By:
Michael Dean
Producer:
Ian Engelmann

Miners in the Pink
VAL HOWELLS spends a day with the Banwen Hunt , whose members are miners and who pass the morning under the ground and the afternoon with their heads in the clouds.
Executive producer BRIDGET WINTER Producer SELWYN RODERICK

Contributors

Unknown:
Banwen Hunt
Producer:
Selwyn Roderick

starring
Jane Downs , Michael Aldridge Dilys Laye , Michael Bates
Ursula Howells , John Barron Amanda Barrie , Erik Chitty in Paying the Piper by GEORGES FEYDEAU translated and adapted by CARYL BRAHMS and NED SHERRIN
Associate producer PATRICK CARGILL Producer DOUGLAS ARGENT

Contributors

Unknown:
Jane Downs
Unknown:
Michael Aldridge
Unknown:
Dilys Laye
Unknown:
Michael Bates
Unknown:
Ursula Howells
Unknown:
John Barron
Unknown:
Amanda Barrie
Unknown:
Erik Chitty
Adapted By:
Caryl Brahms
Adapted By:
Ned Sherrin
Lucienne:
Jane Downs
Pontagnac:
Michael Aldridge
Vatelin:
Michael Bates
Redillon:
Patrick Cargill
Manservant:
David Ellen
Mme Pontagnac:
Ursula Howells
Maggy:
Dilys Laye
Soldignac:
John Barron
Armandine:
Amanda Barrie
Victor:
David Charkham
Manager:
William Lawford
Hotel maid:
Margaret Guess
Mme Pinchard:
Elizabeth Banson
Pinchard:
Michael Hall
Superintendent:
Blake Butler
Policemen:
David Alder
Policemen:
Ian Fairbairn
Gerome:
Erik Chitty

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