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: Family Affairs

Introduced by Betty Lait.

Feeding Babies
A doctor discusses the feeding habits of babies.

Cookery
Evelyn Rose shows how the busy mother can make different types of biscuits in a short time.
See page 27

Check-Up
A doctor emphasises the necessity of a physical examination shortly after a baby is born.

Contributors

Presenter: Betty Lait
Item presenter (Feeding Babies): A doctor [name uncredited]
Cook (Cookery): Evelyn Rose
Arranged by: Jan Jackson
Producer: S. E. Reynolds

: Fishing Sports

A film about various types of fishing.

: The Golden Violin

A film featuring the violinist Breeskin.

Contributors

Viloinist: Breeskin

: Watch with Mother: The Flowerpot Men

For the Very Young
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Peter Hawkins speaks the voices
Maria Bird writes the songs and music
(to 16.15)

Contributors

Puppeteer: Audrey Atterbury
Puppeteer: Molly Gibson
Singer: Gladys Whitred
Voices: Peter Hawkins
Songwriter/music: Maria Bird

: Children's Television

People in Books
Olive Shapley meets a character from a famous children's book.

Chris Barber's Jazz Band

Sport: Archery
Leslie Howis, the 1954 National Flight Champion, and Mrs. Bob Smythe, Lieutenant of Sherwood Forest, show you some of the skills of archery.

(to 17.50)

Contributors

Presenter (People in Books): Olive Shapley
Musicians: Chris Barber's Jazz Band
Archer: Leslie Howis
Archer: Mrs. Bob Smythe
Commentator (Archery): Bill Latto

: Weather Chart

: At Home: Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein K.G., G.C.B., D.S.O.

Richard Dimbleby, with outside broadcast cameras, visits Islington Mill, Field-Marshal Montgomery's Hampshire home.

Contributors

Interviewee: Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
Interviewer: Richard Dimbleby
Presented by: Alan Chivers

: Fabian of Scotland Yard: Man from Blackpool

Another film in this detection series.
[Starring] Bruce Seton

Contributors

Inspector Robert Fabian: Bruce Seton

: Have You a Camera?

Baron, the photographer, in the fourth of six programmes shows you how to take good pictures by simple methods.

Contributors

Presenter/photographer: Baron
Producer: Alan Sleath

: Evergreen

Nostalgic melodies played by the BBC Northern Variety Orchestra.
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
with Frank Cook, Les Howard, Rey and Ronjy, Ken Frith, Copa Cousins.
Introduced by Johnny Brandon.
From the Northern Radio and Television Exhibition, City Hall, Manchester.

Contributors

Musicians: BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
[Orchestra] conducted by: Alyn Ainsworth
Harmonicist: Frank Cook
Singer: Les Howard
Acrobatic dancers: Rey and Ronjy
Pianist: Ken Frith
Singers: Copa Cousins
Presenter: Johnny Brandon
Producer: Barney Colehan

: Panorama

A fortnightly topical magazine.
Introduced by Max Robertson.

Contributors

Presenter: Max Robertson
Editor: Michael Barsley
Director: John Furness

: News

(sound only)








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