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: Mainly for Women: About the Home

The Channel Islands
Sir Alexander Coutanche

Bailiff of Jersey
Elizabeth Craig shows traditional products the Queen will see in Guernsey when she visits the Islands this month.

The Season's Best
Frances Perry shows the best values for this month in fruit, flowers, and vegetables.

Plastics in the Home
Some of the newest domestic articles from the International British Plastics Exhibition which opened at Olympia yesterday.

Learning How
Eleanor Summerfield, instructed by Frank Preston, shows how to prepare and paint a wall.

Introduced by Joan Gilbert.

Contributors

Item presenter (The Channel Islands): Sir Alexander Coutanche
Item presenter (Bailiff of Jersey): Elizabeth Craig
Item presenter (The Season's Best): Frances Perry
Presenter (Learning How): Eleanor Summerfield
Handyman (Learning How): Frank Preston
Producer (Learning How): S. E. Reynolds
Presenter: Joan Gilbert
Producer: Ann Shead

: Watch with Mother: Rag, Tag, and Bobtail

For the Very Young

: Children's Television presents: Champion the Wonder Horse: King of the Rodeo

Two travelling salesmen see Champion, and, thinking he is a wild stallion, lasso him. At the next town Champion is exhibited as 'Dynamite, the Killer Horse'. Ricky and Rebel find him at the rodeo and try to win him back, but the Sheriff rules that the showmen have captured him legally. How can Ricky rescue Champion now?

Contributors

The Wonder Horse: Champion
Rebel, the dog: Blaze
Ricky North: Barry Curtis
Uncle Sandy: Jim Bannon

: Children's Television: Junior Sportsview

Introduced by Max Robertson.
A fortnightly series presenting news and views from the world of sport.

Contributors

Presenter: Max Robertson
Editor: Paul Fox
Editor: Ronnie Noble
Presented by: Bryan Cowgill

: Children's Television: Musical Ride by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Accompanied by the Band of the Royal Horse Guards from The Great Yorkshire Show at Harrogate.
Introduced by Trevor Hill.

Contributors

Presenter: Trevor Hill
Television presentation: Ray Lakeland

: The Weather

: Line-Up for Today

Something to interest and entertain you.

: The Lost World of Kalahari: 2: First Encounter

Laurens van der Post in a series of six programmes, tells of an expedition into the Kalahari Desert that he made in collaboration with the BBC.

Contributors

Presenter: Laurens van Der Post
Film Cameraman: Duncan Abraham
Film Cameraman: A. A. Englander
Film Editor: Maurice Harvey
Presented by: Andrew Miller Jones

: Carole's Country Club

Carole Carr invites you to Carole's Country Club
with Chic Murray, Harry Locke is behind the bar and her guests include Owen Brannigan.

Contributors

Presenter/singer: Carole Carr
Comedian: Chic Murray
Barman: Harry Locke
Bass: Owen Brannigan
Conductor: Eric Robinson
Production: James Gilbert

: Sheep's Clothing

[Starring] Digby Wolfe in Sheep's Clothing
also starring Lita Roza with Ronnie Corbett, Vic Riscoe, John Baskcomb, Larry Taylor.

Contributors

Comedian: Digby Wolfe
[Actress]: Lita Roza
Valet: Ronnie Corbett
[Actor]: Vic Riscoe
[Actor]: John Baskcomb
[Actor]: Larry Taylor
Orchestra conducted by: George Clouston
Arrangements: Alan Yates
Arrangements: Don Banks
Script: S.C. Green
Script: R.M. Hills
Producer: Russell Turner

: Craig's Wife

by George Kelly.
[Starring] Constance Cummings with Gordon Tanner

introducing Kay Callard
Scene: The Craigs' house in a suburb of New York. Time: The Present

Contributors

Writer: George Kelly
Designer: Roy Oxley
Producer: Ayton Whitaker
Mrs Harold: Natalie Lynn
Mazie: Maxine Holden
Harriet Craig: Constance Cummings
Ethel: Kay Callard
Walter Craig: Gordon Tanner
Mrs Frazier: Mona Lilian
Miss Austen: Nan Munro
Billy Birkmire: Anthony Jacobs
Catelle: John Bloomfield
Harry: Sheldon Lawrence
Eugene Fredericks: Robert Gallico

: Early to Braden

: The Englishman's Home: 1: A Medieval Stronghold

John Betjeman visits Berkeley Castle in Gloucestershire.
Built more than 800 years ago to guard the northern edge of the Severn valley, the Castle has been the home of the Berkeley family ever since. Today the quiet peace of its ancient stones, battlements, Keep, and of its finely-preserved Great Hall and baronial kitchen carries one straight back into the Middle Ages.
The first in a series of seven programmes

Contributors

Presenter: John Betjeman
Producer: Nicholas Crocker
Editor: John Vernon

: Llangollen - International Musical Eisteddfod

Outside broadcast cameras of the Welsh Television Unit, in the field adjoining the main pavilion, meet competitors from overseas to see some of their picturesque dances and hear some of their songs.
Introduced by Berkeley Smith and Jacqueline Mackenzie.

Contributors

Presenter: Berkeley Smith
Presenter: Jacqueline Mackenzie
Producer: David J. Thomas

: News

followed by Weather; Road Works Report and Close Down








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