This afternoon viewers again join the crowds at Ascot racecourse to see three of the principal races on the second day of the September Meeting.
3.0 The Princess Royal Stakes
For three-year-old fillies, over the Swinley Course of one mile and a half
3.30 The Gordon Carter Handicap
For three-year-olds and upwards, over two miles
4.0 The Royal Lodge Stakes
For two-year-olds, entire colts and fillies, over the Old Mile
Clive Graham identifies the horses and jockeys in the Parade Ring before each race.
Presented for television by:
For the Very Young
Stories about a family of wooden dolls who live on a farm.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
(A BBC Telefilm)
This new series of programmes is the fifth now provided for the under-fives. Monday brings Picture Book with its animations and puzzles; Tuesday the senior puppet Andy Pandy; Wednesday the fantasy of The Flowerpot Men; Thursday the glove puppets, Rag, Tag, and Bobtail.
Script and music:
Lash La Rue and his partner 'Fuzzy' St. John outwit a gang of crooks who try to cut off the food supply of a small town.
Marshal Cheyenne Davis:
followed by The Weather and Announcements
People, events, comments of today.
Introduced by Macdonald Hastings.
David Nixon presents. A miscellany of mystery with Robert Harbin, The Great Lauries and a panel of celebrities to see fair play.
and personalities who discuss with her a topic of her choice.
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[Starring] George Burns and Gracie Allen
Harry Morton, the next-door neighbour, takes an early nap and his wife thinks he is missing. A private detective is hired to find him, and Gracie makes the situation even more involved.
A Friday-evening date for the enthusiast, bringing to amateurs the advice of professionals in various fields.
A selection of the inventions received by the club are demonstrated by Geoffrey Boumphrey and John Gilbert.
'Inventors' Club' is organised by Leslie Hardern, to whom all correspondence should be addressed: c/o [address removed]
at the Midland Radio Exhibition, Ice Stadium, Nottingham.
[Starring] Peter Butterworth, Petula Clark, The Iris Long Trio, The Two Pirates, The Ballet Montparnasse
Introduced by Brian Reece.
(By permission of the J. Arthur Rank Organisation)
The Iris Long
Orchestra conducted by:
Questions of faith and conduct put by members of an invited audience are discussed by:
The Rt. Rev. J. Leonard Wilson, Bishop of Birmingham
Miss Mollie Batten, Principal of William Temple College, Rugby
Professor Thomas Bodkin
Professor C. A. Coulson
Question-Master, C. A. Joyce, Headmaster of the Cotswold School, Ashton Keynes
From the Concert Hall, Bournville, Birmingham.
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The Rt. Rev. J. Leonard
Professor C. A.
Described by Leonard Miall
Talk by the Home Secretary Major the Rt. Hon. Gwilym Lloyd-George, M.P.
(Recording of broadcast in the Home Service at 9.15 p.m.)
Speaker (Civil Defence Now):
The Rt. Hon. Gwilym