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The Norwich Union Masters from Middleton Hall, Milton Keynes.
Live coverage of the quarter-finals.
Introduced by PETER WALKER Commentators TONY GUBBA , ALAN RANSOME

Contributors

Unknown:
Milton Keynes.
Introduced By:
Peter Walker
Commentators:
Tony Gubba
Commentators:
Alan Ransome

A fortnightly look at community action, presented by Ian Breach and Ann Hunter Derry ...
City divided by conflict, home of the civil rights movement where community initiative has always been strong. With unemployment way above the national average, the Derry Youth and Community Workshop offers 100 unemployed young people training in new skills, whilst placing equal importance on their control over workshop decisions. Thin is Beautiful?
Approximately one in every 200 teenage girls suffers from anorexia nervosa- obsessive loss of weight. We look at self-help groups for the sufferers of this distressing illness, where shared experience of the disease leads to recovery and understanding.
Also a very special kind of play-ground in central London for handicapped children.
A COMMUNITY PROGRAMME UNIT PRODUCTION

Contributors

Presented By:
Ian Breach
Presented By:
Ann Hunter

Ten films about the wildlife of the seashore, presented by Tony Soper 2: The Living Sea
Take one mouthful of sea water when you are out for a swim and you swallow about 500 living animals and plants. The plankton are the basis of the food web of the sea, a web which includes everything from the humble cockle to the basking shark.
Producer RON BLOOMFIELD
Book (same title), £4.25, to be published in June

Contributors

Presented By:
Tony Soper

Presented by Richard Kershaw with David Jessel and John Tusa
In an increasingly complicated world, week by week Newsweek disentangles, illuminates and explains an issue of current concern.
Producers PETER CERESOLE , COLIN MARTIN DAVID WALTER
Editor PETER IBBOTSON

Contributors

Presented By:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
David Jessel
Unknown:
John Tusa
Producers:
Peter Ceresole
Producers:
Colin Martin
Producers:
David Walter
Editor:
Peter Ibbotson

and with and Voices of Silence
Liz Logan becomes one of a volunteer group working on a Prison Assistance Programme. Hart expresses concern about her increasingly emotional involvement with a noted political activist accused of stabbing a fellow prisoner. But his warning only succeeds in making a dangerous situation far worse ...
Written by STEPHEN KANDEL Directed by ALEX MARCH
Based on the novel by JOHN JAY OSBORN JR

Contributors

Written By:
Stephen Kandel
Directed By:
Alex March
Novel By:
John Jay Osborn
Professor Kingsfield:
John Houseman
James T Hart:
James Stephens
Elizabeth Logan:
Francine Tacker
Anderson:
Robert Ginty
Willis Bell:
James Keane
Professor Rolfe:
Len Birman
Eric Byerson:
David Ackroyd

The Norwich Union Masters from Middleton Hall , Milton Keynes
The final stages of a feast of table tennis which began two days ago with 16 of the leading players in the world.
First, news of the semi-finals played earlier this evening, and then live coverage of the Final.
Who will be the first to call himself the Master of table tennis? Will he be Japanese, Chinese, Hungarian, Czech - or English? Introduced by PETER WALKER Commentators TONY GUBBA , ALAN RANSOME
Producer JOHNNIE WATHERSTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Middleton Hall
Unknown:
Milton Keynes
Introduced By:
Peter Walker
Commentators:
Tony Gubba
Commentators:
Alan Ransome
Producer:
Johnnie Watherston

continues the DOUGLAS siRK season starring Charles Coburn
Rock Hudson , Piper Laurie
An irascible millionaire, Samuel Fulton , decides to visit some impoverished relatives to find out whether they are ' worthy ' of his fortune. In this enchanting small-town musical, Charles Coburn plays the rich uncle who discovers that wealth and power do not necessarily equate with happiness. This is one of Sirk's most lighthearted films, revelling in the atmospheric portrait of America during the flapper period.
Screenplay by JOSEPH HOFFMAN based on a story by ELEANOR a. PORTER Produced by TED RICHMOND
Directed by DOUGLAS SIRK . Films: page 21

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Coburn
Unknown:
Rock Hudson
Unknown:
Piper Laurie
Unknown:
Samuel Fulton
Musical:
Charles Coburn
Unknown:
Joseph Hoffman
Story By:
Eleanor A. Porter
Produced By:
Ted Richmond
Directed By:
Douglas Sirk
Samuel Fulton:
Charles Coburn
Dan Stebbins:
Rock Hudson
MiUicent Blaisdell:
Piper Laurie
Roberta Blaisdell:
Gigi Perreau
Harriet Blaisdell:
Lynn Bari
Charles Blaisdell:
Larry Gates
Howard Blaisdell:
William Reynolds
Carl Pennock:
Skip Homeier

The Walker Cup
Great Britain and Ireland v USA from
Muirfield HARRY CARPENTER reports on the second and final day's play in this 27th contest for the Walker Cup. Commentators
PETER ALLISS , MARK MCCORMACK CLIVE CLARK and ALEX HAY
Producers RICHARD TILLING and FRED VINER Editor DAVID KENNING

Contributors

Unknown:
Muirfield Harry Carpenter
Unknown:
Peter Alliss
Unknown:
Mark McCormacK
Unknown:
Clive Clark
Producers:
Richard Tilling
Producers:
Fred Viner
Editor:
David Kenning

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