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' A House to Let' by Mrs. Molesworth
Freely adapted in six parts as a dialogue story for the younger listeners by Lucia Turnbull
5-' Almost Too Good to be True '
Production by May E. Jenkin ,
Where will Seiina Mary and her mother go now that the house is let, and what will happen to the mice? Flip, the mouse son and heir, regards the house as his own, and sees no reason why strangers should turn him and his family out.
5.30 ' Going to the Theatre and the Pictures ' Eric Gillett reviews some of the new plays and films now showing in London
5.50 This week's programmes


Production By: May E. Jenkin
Unknown: Seiina Mary
Unknown: Eric Gillett
Mr Bright Eyes: Wilfred Babbage
Mrs Bright Eyes: Vivienne Chatterten
Selina Mary: Diana Maddox
Mrs Orchard: Phoebe Hodgson
Flip: Charles Hawtrey
Mother: Freda Bamford
Miss Marjory: Rosamond Barnes
Narrator: Michael Flanders

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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.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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