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: Newsreel

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: For the Children: Picking Out a Tune: 4 - Beyond the Five Fingers

Sidney Harrison's programme on playing the piano by ear.

Contributors

Pianist/presenter: Sidney Harrison

: For the Children: Sports and Games

Another programme in which personalities in the field of sport give advice on their own particular game.

: Newsreel

: Band Practice

Wilfred Pickles goes to...
with the Clayton Aniline Brass Band
Conductor, Edward Buttress
A light-hearted enquiry into Northern pride in the Brass Band.

Contributors

Presenter: Wilfred Pickles
Musicians: Clayton Aniline Brass Band
Conductor: Edward Buttress
Arranged By: Arthur Swinson
Producer: null Derek-Burrell-Davis

: I Made News: 8: The Blonde Informer

A documentary series of true newspaper stories.
Told by Ebbe Munck, at present Councillor of the Danish Embassy in London, a former Resistance leader and a member of the Danish Freedom Council.

Contributors

Producer: Robert Barr
Speaker: Ebbe Munck
Script: Wilfred Greatorex
Director: Kevin Sheldon

: Kaleidoscope

An entertainment magazine including

'Cover Girl' in which this week's pin-up girl meets some surprise guests.

Anthony Oliver and Mary Mackenzie in 'Come Along With Us'
Written by Godfrey Harrison.

Dancing Time with Gordon Humphris and the dancers.

Luton Girls' Choir

Ronnie Waldman's 'Puzzle Corner' including the deliberate mistake
This week's viewer competitor from Slough, Bucks.

Reginald Purdell and Mai Bacon in 'Our Neighbours'

Which Year?
A musical medley.

Programme introduced by McDonald Hobley.

Viewers who live in the Slough area of Buckinghamshire are invited to place a copy of this issue of the Radio Times in their windows by noon if they wish to offer themselves as the competitor in tonight's 'Puzzle Corner'

Contributors

Actor (Come Along With Us): Anthony Oliver
Actress (Come Along With Us): Mary MacKenzie
Writer (Come Along With Us): Godfrey Harrison
Dancer (Dancing Time): Gordon Humphris
Singers: Luton Girls' Choir
Presenter (Puzzle Corner): Ronnie Waldman
Actor (Our Neighbours): Reginald Purdell
Actress (Our Neighbours): Mai Bacon
Programme introduced by: McDonald Hobley
Settings: Richard Greenough
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Production: Bryan Sears

: In the News

An unrehearsed discussion on topics of the week.
Speakers:
Derek Walker-Smith, M.P.
W. J. Brown
Anthony Greenwood, M.P.
Dingle Foot
Chairman: Frank Byers

Contributors

Speaker: Derek Walker-Smith, M.P.
Speaker: W. J. Brown
Speaker: Anthony Greenwood, M.P.
Speaker: Dingle Foot
Chairman: Frank Byers
Arranged By: Edgar Lustgarten
Presented By: John Irwin








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