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Combined Appeal on behalf of St. George's Home for Children of Officers ; the Caldicott Community, and Sir William Treloar's Home at Alton for Crippled Children, by Lady BETTY BALFOUR
THE three institutions for which Lady Betty Balfour is appealing tonight are all doing very necessary and very admirable work. The St. George's Home at Woking was started nearly seven years ago for the children of officers killed, wounded, or financially distressed owing to the war, who are unable to support their children at home, or to pay full school fees for them. The Caldicott Community is a public school in Hertfordshire for working-class boys and girls, and Sir William Treloar's Home at Alton treats tubercular crippled children, of whom over ninety per cent are cured.
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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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