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: For Women: Leisure and Pleasure

Introduced by Jeanne Heal.

I'd Like You to Meet....: Peter Russell
Member of the Incorporated Society of London Fashion Designers, who talks about the display of British fashions sent to Australia for the Royal Tour.

I Collect.....
Harry Fowler, film actor and 'phillumenist', brings his collection to the studio.

Parliament and People
Two Members of Parliament, a Conservative and a Socialist, discuss some of the important topics to be dealt with in the session of Parliament which opens today.

Time for Music
Gerald Moore, the distinguished accompanist, plays piano pieces.

Contributors

Introduced By: Jeanne Heal
Speaker (I'd Like You to Meet....): Peter Russell
Collector ( I Collect.....): Harry Fowler
Pianist (Time for Music): Gerald Moore
Programme editor: Jacqueline Kennish
Producer: S. E. Reynolds

: For the Very Young: Andy Pandy

Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children, and invites them to join in songs and games.
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Script, music and settings by Maria Bird

Contributors

Narrator/script, music and settings: Maria Bird
Singer: Gladys Whitred
Puppeteer: Audrey Atterbury
Puppeteer: Molly Gibson

: Children's Television: The Story of the Little Red Engine

by Diana Ross
Charles Stidwill reads the story, and shows some of the pictures.

Contributors

Writer: Diana Ross
Storyteller: Charles Stidwill

: Children's Television: The Play's the Thing: 4: The Performance

Penelope Davidson gives hints on make-up before her production: "Pirates Can't be Gentlemen" by Jean M. Thorpe.

Contributors

Presenter: Penelope Davidson
Author ("Pirates Can't be Gentlemen"): Jean M. Thorpe
Programme presented by: Pamela Brown
Ben, cabin-boy: Terence Taylor
Tough Tom, Bo'sun: Colin Prime
Loopy: Michael Warren
Patch: John Hales
Pirate Captain: Alan Richardson
Mate: Brian Dodsworth
Sarah: Jill Foster
Robert Mainwaring: Martin Hansford
Priscilla Mainwaring: Carol Dowell
Alice Mainwaring: Felicity Wigg
Stage Manager and Sheriff: Robert Irvine

: The Centre Show

from the Nuffield Centre before an audience of H.M. Forces.
Michael St. Clair introduces:
Larry Cross
Rondart
Dorothy Ashton
Russell Waters
At the pianos, Steve Race and Malcolm Lockyer
At the drums, Geoff Lofts

Contributors

Presenter: Michael St. Clair
Performer: Larry Cross
Entertainer: Rondart
Performer: Dorothy Ashton
Performer: Russell Waters
Pianist: Steve Race
Pianist: Malcolm Lockyer
Drummer: Geoff Lofts
Producer: Mary Cook
Producer: Michael Henderson

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