I'd like you to meet...
Flora Robson who talks about her life and work in the theatre.
Working in Raffia
Howard Pickersgill introduces you, to the skill and pleasure of raffia work, and shows how to make plate mats.
Home or Away: 4 - Country Houses and Gardens
Programmes to help you plan your holidays.
E. Arnot Robertson recommends books for your library list.
Speaker (I'd like you to meet...):
Presenter (Working in Raffia):
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
Narrator/Script, music, and settings:
Starring Gerald Campion
Second performance at 8.15
Settings designed by:
Hurree Jamset Ram Singh:
Starring Jack Warner and Petula Clark
A comedy by Geoffrey Kerr.
(Jack Warner and Petula Clark appear by permission of the J. Arthur Rank Organisation, Ltd.)
Lionel Hale writes on page 45
Sir Frederick Barnsley:
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