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Home-Maker Competition

Synopsis

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National Final to choose The BBC Home-Maker for Great Britain
The seven Regional finalists:
Marian Bull, West; Agnes Hogarth, Scotland; Alice Jennings, Midland; Susan Jones, Wales; Irene Mather, Northern Ireland; Anne Waters, South-East England; Katherine Webster, North of England come to the studio with their husbands, and are questioned by Mrs. Freddy Bloom, Lady Bragg, Lord Birkett.
In the Chair, Doreen Stephens
Thelma Cazalet-Keir, A Governor of the BBC, presents the £100 cheque to the winner.
Programme introduced by John Hobday.
(to 15.30)

Contributors

Competitor: Marian Bull
Competitor: Agnes Hogarth
Competitor: Alice Jennings
Competitor: Susan Jones
Competitor: Irene Mather
Competitor: Anne Waters
Competitor: Katherine Webster
Panellist: Mrs. Freddy Bloom
Panellist: Lady Bragg
Panellist: Lord Birkett
Chairman: Doreen Stephens
Cheque presentation: Thelma Cazalet-Keir
Presenter: John Hobday
Programme Assistant: Iris Furlong
Director: Monica Sims
Producer: Beryl Radley

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Home-Maker Competition

BBC Television, 7 June 1961 14.45






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