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: The Theatrical Garden Party

This afternoon viewers visit Roehampton to meet celebrities of stage and screen at one of London's most colourful summer events, the Theatrical Garden Party.
Leslie Mitchell and Richard Dimbleby introduce the personalities.
(to 16.00)


Presenter: Leslie Mitchell
Presenter: Richard Dimbleby

: Starlight: Jessie Matthews


Performer: Jessie Matthews

: Amateur Boxing

This evening marks the end of the present season of amateur boxing. Television's mobile cameras visit Lewisham Town Hall for this special Challenge Tournament between the Downham Goldsmiths Amateur Boxing Club and the Birkenhead Boxing Club.
The following contests are expected to be among those seen by viewers:
J. Allsopp (Birkenhead Boxing Club) v. J. Walker (R.A.F.)
Ted Crossley (Birkenhead Boxing Club) v. R. Hill (Downham Goldsmiths B.C.)
W. J. Roberts (Birkenhead Boxing Club) v. Eric Deamer (Downham Goldsmiths B.C.)


Boxer (Middleweight): J. Allsopp
Boxer (Middleweight): J. Walker
Boxer (Featherweight): Ted Crossley
Boxer (Featherweight): R. Hill
Boxer (Bantamweight): W. J. Roberts
Boxer (Bantamweight): Eric Deamer

: News

(sound only)
(to 22.15)

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