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7.40 Foundation Maths: Statistics

8.5 Hamlet

8.30 Pure Maths: Functors

8.55 Immigrant Housing: Birmingham

9.20 Army Board: 2

9.45 Desert Ecology

10.10 Truth, Dare or Promise

10.35 Maths: Fourier Series

11.0 Reading Development

11.25 Nazi New Order

11.50 Climates of the Past

12.15 Politics: France 1968

12.40 Television

1.5 Germinal

1.30 Comparative Physiology

Paramount Presents ...
Today starring John Wayne Susan Hayward , Ray Milland Paulette Goddard Raymond Massey
An epic drama by that master of spectacle, Cecil B. DeMille. Set in the days when America depended on the tall sailing ships that plied her coasts, it is a tale of savagery and wickedness - and romance.
Produced and directed by CECIL B. DEMILLE. Films., page 17

Contributors

Unknown:
John Wayne
Unknown:
Susan Hayward
Unknown:
Ray Milland
Unknown:
Paulette Goddard
Unknown:
Raymond Massey
Unknown:
Cecil B. Demille.
Directed By:
Cecil B. Demille.
Capt Jack Stuart:
John Wayne
DrUsilla Alston:
Susan Hayward
Stephen Tulliver:
Ray Milland
Loxi Claiborne:
Paulette Goddard
King Cutler:
Raymond Massey
Dan Cutler:
Robert Preston
Mate of the Tyfib:
Charles Bickford

The Benson and Hedges Cup Final
Kent v Worcestershire from Lord's
Coverage of the final stages of this 55-over match with L4,500 prize money at stake. Introduced by PETER WALKER Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER and TONY GREIG
Television presentation by DAVID KENNING and BILL TAYLOR

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Walker
Unknown:
Richie Benaud
Unknown:
Jim Laker
Presentation By:
David Kenning
Presentation By:
Bill Taylor

Paramount Pictures Corporation was the creation of Adolph Zukor , who died last month at 103.
This special programme looks back at some 60 years of Paramount films, featuring stars like Maurice Chevalier , The Marx Brothers, Bob Hope , Bing Crosby , W. C. Fields, Mae West, Marlene Dietrich , Frank Sinatra , John Wayne , Barbra Streisand , Marlon Brando. Gloria Swanson and Kirk Douglas , both of whom made memorable films for Paramount, introduce scenes from Sunset Boulevard, Sorry Wrong Number, White Christmas, Lost Wetkend, Trouble in Paradise, Going My Way, Gun-fight at the OK Corral, The Odd Couple, Stalag 17, The Great Gatsby, Alfie, Love Story , Paper Moon, The Godfather (Parts 1 and 2) and many others.
Producer/director LAWRENCE EINHORN
(A three-week - season of Paramount films starts on BBC2 later this evening)

Contributors

Unknown:
Adolph Zukor
Unknown:
Maurice Chevalier
Unknown:
Bob Hope
Unknown:
Bing Crosby
Unknown:
Marlene Dietrich
Unknown:
Frank Sinatra
Unknown:
John Wayne
Unknown:
Barbra Streisand
Unknown:
Marlon Brando.
Unknown:
Gloria Swanson
Unknown:
Kirk Douglas
Unknown:
Love Story
Director:
Lawrence Einhorn

A series of five plays
3: The Statue and the Rose by WILLIAM TREVOR with The love affair of Charles Stewart Parnell 'the uncrowned King of Ireland' with a married woman, Katherine O'Shea , shook the political society of the 1880s to its foundations. On her deathbed in 1921, Katherine remembers ...
Producer ROSEMARY HILL
Director BASIL COLEMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
William Trevor
Unknown:
Charles Stewart
Unknown:
Katherine O'Shea
Producer:
Rosemary Hill
Director:
Basil Coleman
Charles Stewart Parnell:
Eric Porter
Katherine O'Shea:
Geraldine McEwen
Capt Willie O'Shea:
Ronald Hines
Aunt Ben:
Susan Richards
Nurse Fogarty:
Pamela Duncan
McCarthy:
John Biggerstaff
Healy:
Wesley Murphy
Biggar:
Will Leighton
Sarah:
Barbara Berkery
Doctor:
Maurice Quick
Hughes:
Edward Evans
Archbishop:
David Kelly
Gladstone:
Lee Fox

The Witnesses
Writers and the Spanish Civil War Narrated by MELVYN BRAGG
This 2nd House Special examines the involvement of authors and journalists in Spain and the heritage their writing has bequeathed to us. Taking part are the poet Stephen Spender , combatants Claud Cockburn , Bob Edwards , MP and Peter Kemp , journalists Lawrence Fernsworth and I. F. Stone and politician Lord Brockway, all of them witnesses to the sufferings of the Spanish people. Cast: JOSEPH BLATCHLEY
ROY BOYD , ROSALIE CRUTCHLEY SAM DASTOR , ROBERT GILLESPIE ALAN ROWE and DINAH STABB
Written by MELVYN BRAGG , DENNIS MARKS Research BEN SHEPHARD
Film cameraman BILL MATTHEWS Film editor CHARLES CHABOT Producer DENNIS MARKS
Assistant editor TONY CASH
Editor BILL MORTON. (The Madness: scenes from the Spanish Civil War, Wed 9.25)

Contributors

Unknown:
Melvyn Bragg
Unknown:
Stephen Spender
Unknown:
Claud Cockburn
Unknown:
Bob Edwards
Unknown:
Peter Kemp
Unknown:
I. F. Stone
Unknown:
Joseph Blatchley
Unknown:
Roy Boyd
Unknown:
Rosalie Crutchley
Unknown:
Sam Dastor
Unknown:
Robert Gillespie
Unknown:
Alan Rowe
Written By:
Melvyn Bragg
Unknown:
Bill Matthews
Editor:
Charles Chabot
Editor:
Bill Morton.

The Benson and Hedges Cup Final
Kent v Worcestershire from Lord's
PETER WALKER introduces highlights of today's play
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER , TONY GREIG
Producer DAVID KENNING

Contributors

Introduces:
Peter Walker
Commentators:
Richie Benaud
Unknown:
Jim Laker
Unknown:
Tony Greig
Producer:
David Kenning

Paramount Presents ... Tonight starring
Alan Ladd , Veronica Lake
Robert Preston , Laird Cregar
Alan Ladd , Paramount's top action star of the 40s, as the tough and unemotional hired killer in this film adaptation of a Graham Greene story. As well as being the film that made Ladd a star, it was the first in his short but very successful partnership with the glamorous Veronica Lake.
Director FRANK TUTTLE
. Films: page 17

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Ladd
Unknown:
Veronica Lake
Unknown:
Robert Preston
Unknown:
Laird Cregar
Unknown:
Alan Ladd
Unknown:
Graham Greene
Unknown:
Veronica Lake.
Director:
Frank Tuttle
Raven:
Alan Ladd
Ellen Graham:
Veronica Lake
Lt Michael Crane:
Robert Preston
Willard Gates:
Laird Cregar
Alvin Brewster:
Tully Marshall
Senator Burnett:
Roger Imhof

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