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Billy Smart's Family Party

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A King of Circus holds Court at Christmas and his entire family invite children of all ages to join them and hundreds of young guests in a real live family show.
Including
Children's Circus
Fairground Fun
The Unrideable Mule
The Chimps' Teaparty and stars of the circus ring with Jon Pertwee as Ring-Master of Ceremonies.
Raymond Baxter the man with the mike and Sid Phillips on the circus bandstand
Television presentation from Winkfield Zoo, near Windsor by Derek Burrell-Davis

Contributors

Presenter: Raymond Baxter
Ring-Master: Jon Pertwee
Bandstand: Sid Phillips
Television presentation: Derek Burrell-Davis

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Billy Smart's Family Party

BBC Television, 25 December 1957 15.15






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