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: England v. Australia

Brian Johnston and R. C. Robertson-Glasgow help viewers to follow the second day's play of the Second Test Match. From the Pavilion at Lord's.
(to 13.30)


Commentator: Brian Johnston
Commentator: R. C. Robertson-Glasgow

: England v. Australia

Cricket from Lord's.
(to 16.30)

: England v. Australia

Cricket from Lord's.
(to 18.30)

: Kaleidoscope

A television magazine introduced by McDonald Hobley.

Memory Man
Can you defeat Leslie Welch on any question about History, Geography, and Sport? He answers impromptu and any viewer who 'stumps' him will be sent one pound's worth of savings stamps.

It's Your Money They're After
by Robert Barr and Percy Hoskins.
A programme written in co-operation with Scotland Yard to explain some of the new and ingenious frauds that have recently been worked on the unwary.

Time for Music
Our evening's musical guest.

Out of the Hat
The great Masoni shows you the easy way to simple magic.

A celebrity comes along to talk about his unusual hobby.

Madame, I Have No Idea
[Starring] Richard Hearne

All correspondence in connection with this programme should be addressed to 'Kaleidoscope', [address removed]


Presenter: McDonald Hobley
Editor and producer: Stephen McCormack
Memory Man: Leslie Welch
Writer (It's Your Money They're After): Robert Barr
Writer (It's Your Money They're After): Percy Hoskins
Magician (Out of the Hat): Masoni
Comedian (Madame, I Have No Idea): Richard Hearne

: A Recital of Ballet

[Starring] Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin
Supporting Artists: Noreen Lee, Anna Lendrum, Vorie Mylchrest, Maureen Power, Patricia Vaugn, Audrey Long, Edward Elders, John Regan
The programme includes:
"Chopiniana", "Danses Slaves et Russes", excerpts from "Casse-Noisette" and Two short orchestral interludes
The Ballet Orchestra
(Leader, Raymond Cohen)
Conducted by Eric Robinson
The item "Danses Slaves et Russes" is specially arranged by John Regan
(Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin appear by arrangement with the General Administrator of the Covent Garden Opera Trust)


Dancer: Alicia Markova
Dancer: Anton Dolin
Dancer: Noreen Lee
Dancer: Anna Lendrum
Dancer: Vorie Mylchrest
Dancer: Maureen Power
Dancer: Patricia Vaugn
Dancer: Audrey Long
Dancer: Edward Elders
Dancer: John Regan
Musicians: The Ballet Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Raymond Cohen
Orchestra conducted by: Eric Robinson
"Danses Slaves et Russes" specially arranged by: John Regan
Presented by: Philip Bate

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.30)

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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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