Sunday-Night Play Season Three

Season Three

Sunday-Night Play Season Three

First Air Date: October 01, 1961

First Aired on    :   1961
Episodes    :   51 episodes



Episodes

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3x51 Charlie Was My Darling (September 23, 1962)



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3x50 Six Men of Dorset (September 16, 1962)


The story of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, nineteenth-century labourers who formed a union and were transported to Australia.


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3x49 What's in It for Walter (September 09, 1962)



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3x48 Hedgehog (September 02, 1962)



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3x47 Dackson's Wharf (August 26, 1962)



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3x46 The Mortimer Touch (August 19, 1962)



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3x45 The Pretender (August 12, 1962)


When her throne is threatened by a "pretender" based in Venice, Catherine the Great sends Count Orloff to deal with the problem.


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3x44 Dial M for Murder (August 05, 1962)


A London businessman concocts an intricate plan to murder his unfaithful wife for her money.


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3x43 Sword of Vengeance (July 29, 1962)



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3x42 The Day Before Atlanta (July 22, 1962)



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3x41 Up a Gum Tree (July 15, 1962)


Eccentric goings-on in a far-flung tropical colony.


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3x40 The Man Who Opted Out (July 08, 1962)



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3x39 Young Timothy (July 01, 1962)



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3x38 Member of the Family (June 24, 1962)


Edwin Carrington has remarried. His staid English family is surprised by his new wife.


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3x37 Undercover Cat (June 17, 1962)



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3x36 Worm's Eye View (June 10, 1962)



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3x35 The Money Machine (June 03, 1962)


Alastair Moncrieff designs a banknote counter and he takes it to Olagem Ltd. Director John Lock realises that the counter can make a fortune, and determines that the fortune shall go to Olagem.


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3x34 A Child in the House (May 27, 1962)


With her mother in hospital and her father mysteriously away, Elisabeth is sent to an unknown uncle and aunt in Belfast. The play deals with the conflict aroused in the child's conscience when she is placed in unfamiliar surroundings.


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3x33 Value for Money (May 20, 1962)


A self-made Northerner of limited sophistication finds London life a little hectic.


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3x32 The Long Memory (May 13, 1962)


An embittered man is released from prison, anxious for revenge on those who really perpetrated the crime for which he was convicted.


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3x31 To Whom It May Concern (May 06, 1962)



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3x30 Loyalties (April 29, 1962)



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3x29 Brian Rix Presents #15: A Clear Case (April 22, 1962)



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3x28 So Many Children (April 15, 1962)



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3x27 The High Mountain (April 08, 1962)


A ruthless business tycoon proposes a merger - between God and Mammon.


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3x26 This Happy Breed (April 01, 1962)


The travails of an ordinary London working-class family over many years.


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3x25 Both Ends Meet (March 25, 1962)



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3x24 Storm in a Teacup (March 18, 1962)



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3x23 One for the Pot (March 11, 1962)


The definition of a trivial subspace and of a nontrivial subspace are provided.


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3x22 Sparrow in a Cage (March 04, 1962)



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3x21 The Turning Point (February 18, 1962)



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3x20 I'll Die for You (February 11, 1962)



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3x19 The Happiest Days of Your Life (February 04, 1962)


Through a clerical error, a boys' school and a girls' school are billeted on the same premises.


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3x18 The Alderman (January 28, 1962)



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3x17 The Rivals (January 21, 1962)



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3x16 Black Limelight (January 14, 1962)



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3x15 Means to an End (January 07, 1962)



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3x14 Affair of State (December 31, 1961)


Philip is much older than his wife, who is, he discovers, having an affair with his friend George. When he introduces George to a young woman, he has an ulterior motive.


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3x13 The Barretts of Wimpole Street (December 24, 1961)


Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.


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3x12 The Judge and His Hangman (December 17, 1961)


Inspector Barlach is ruthless in pursuit of an arrest, and doesn't seem to care if anyone else gets hurt along the way.


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3x11 Centenary Year (December 10, 1961)



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3x10 Somewhere for the Night (December 03, 1961)



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3x09 She Stoops to Conquer (November 26, 1961)


Hardcastle, a man of substance, looks forward to acquainting his daughter with his old pal's son with a view to marriage. But thanks to playboy Lumpkin, he's mistaken by his prospective son-in-law Marlow for an innkeeper, his daughter for the local barmaid. The good news is, while Marlow can barely speak to a woman of quality he's a charmer with those of a different stamp. And so, as Hardcastle's indignation intensifies, Miss Hardcastle's appreciation for her misguided suitor soars. Misdemeanours multiply, love blossoms, mayhem ensues.


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3x08 Cross of Iron (November 19, 1961)



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3x07 Brian Rix Presents #14: Flat Spin (November 12, 1961)



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3x06 The Test (November 05, 1961)


Pressure mounts on a group of scientists as they urgently prepare to test a new top secret weapon.


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3x05 Hullo Ragtime (October 29, 1961)



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3x04 The Big Noise (October 22, 1961)



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3x03 What Every Woman Knows (October 15, 1961)


Maggie Wylie isn't very beautiful. She isn't even very young any more. But fortunately there is more to Maggie than meets the eye.


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3x02 Faraway Places (October 08, 1961)


Kindly, mild mannered clerk Arthur Bruce dreams of traveling to distant lands and reads books about faraway places.


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3x01 A Clean Kill (October 01, 1961)