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Story: The Vain Crocodile by MARGARET MACRAE
Guest storyteller Carmen Munro Presenters SUSAN MOSCO , JOHNNY BALL
Pianist MICHAEL OMER
Percussionist DON LAWSON Designer JEREMY BEAR
Graphics COLIN SHEARING
Scriptwriter/director BARBARA DEEHAN Producer ANNE GOBEY
Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret MacRae
Unknown:
Carmen Munro
Presenters:
Susan Mosco
Pianist:
Johnny Ball
Pianist:
Michael Omer
Unknown:
Don Lawson
Designer:
Jeremy Bear
Producer:
Cynthia Felgate

A series of 15 programmes
12: The Nationalisation Bogey
Are nationalised industries just inefficient, over-manned, bureaucratic money losers, or are there good reasons why they never seem to make profits? PETER DONALDSON talks to British Rail's retiring chairman, Sir Richard Marsh.
Director ROBERT ALBURY Producer CHRIS JELLEY
Book (same title), £1.60 from bookshops

Contributors

Talks:
Peter Donaldson
Unknown:
Sir Richard Marsh.
Director:
Robert Albury
Producer:
Chris Jelley

A series of eight films 6: The Exiles
Who are the Palestinians? Where do they live? Why do they live there? What do they see as the answer to their problems?
Director PETER JARVIS
Producer HOWARD SMITH

Contributors

Director:
Peter Jarvis
Producer:
Howard Smith

with Ludovic Kennedy
Richard Kershaw , Richard Baker brings you the News and an interview with a man or woman behind the headlines.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ludovic Kennedy
Unknown:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
Richard Baker

Introduced by Robert Robinson
The Creighton Report by Hunter Davies is a detailed study of one year in the life of a large comprehensive school - Creighton in North London. Hunter Davies observed and interviewed many of the pupils and staff, and even did some teaching in the school himself.
In a discussion filmed at Creighton, Hunter Davies confronts the head-mistress and some of the pupils and staff who have now read the book.

Preview: page 15

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Robinson
Reporter (The Creighton Report):
Hunter Davies
Producer:
Philip Speight
Executive Producer:
Will Wyatt

A Personal History of the United States, written and narrated by Alistair Cooke 7: A Firebell in the Night
Cooke at his best and not only that but pictures to match. Rarely can so much have been packed into 50 minutes. And more than that, the film seen as a whole has the compelling sweep of the best documentaries.
(PETER FIDDICK, THE GUARDIAN)
Producer and director MICHAEL GILL Book: Alistair Coake 's America, £6.50, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown:
Alistair Cooke
Director:
Michael Gill
Unknown:
Alistair Coake

A season of great love stories Tonight starring
Joan Fontaine , Louis Jourdan
Lisa Berndle , a shy, sensitive young girl, is deeply in love with Stefan Brand , a concert pianist, who is hardly aware that she exists. Her secret devotion continues for three years until one evening Stefan sees her watching him in the street and speaks to her.
Director MAX OPHULS
. Films: page 9

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Fontaine
Unknown:
Louis Jourdan
Unknown:
Lisa Berndle
Unknown:
Stefan Brand
Director:
Max Ophuls
Lisa Berndle:
Joan Fontaine
Stefan Brand:
Louis Jourdan
Frau Berndle:
Mady Christians
Johann Stauffer:
Marcel Journet
John:
Art Smith
Herr Kastner:
Howard Freeman

presents
Daryl Hall and John Oates in a live concert from the Television Theatre in London Introduced by Bob Harris
Director TOM CORCORAN
Producer MICHAEL APPLETON

Contributors

Unknown:
Daryl Hall
Unknown:
John Oates
Introduced By:
Bob Harris
Director:
Tom Corcoran
Producer:
Michael Appleton

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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