BBC Television Outside Broadcast cameras visit Kempton Park Racecourse to see some of the principal races on the first day of the January Meeting.
2.0 Weybridge Novice Steeplechase over two-and-a-half miles
2.30 Lonsdale Handicap Hurdle over two miles
3.0 Easter Hero Handicap Steeplechase over three miles m
Harry Middleton identifies the runners and riders in the Paddock before each race.
Presented for television by:
The fourth of a new weekly series of exercises to music.
From the BBC's Midland studio
A pamphlet giving notes on these exercises (price 9d.) and a folder for Women's Television Notes (price is. 9d.) may be obtained, post free, from [address removed]
Bruce Seton in a film from this series.
Inspector Robert Fabian:
For the Very Young
Stories about a family of wooden dolls who live on a farm.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Script and music:
by Charles Dickens.
Adapted for television in thirteen weekly instalments by Vincent Tilsley.
In which takes place a famous meeting between Betsey Trotwood and Mr. Murdstone. And in which David is sent from Dover to Canterbury where he is a new boy in more senses than one.
Miss Betsey Trotwood:
Richard Babley ('Mr Dick'):
Mr Edward Murdstone:
Miss Jane Murdstone:
Presented by the Don Harper Quartet.
The Don Harper
Jess Yates invites you to join him for news and views from the world of films.
and Off the Set; Come and Meet a Star
Introduced by Geoffrey Johnson Smith.
[Starring] Joan Davis in the film series I Married Joan
McDonald Hobley invites you Up for the Cup.
A new fortnightly test of knowledge, skill, and cunning between football supporters' clubs.
Linesman, Leslie Welch
Devised and written by Dennis Yates.
Devised and written by:
Per Hast, the Norwegian explorer, shows another film he has taken during his travels in the remoter parts of the world.
by William Makepeace Thackeray.
Adapted for television in six weekly instalments by Constance Cox and Ian Dallas.
[Starring] Joyce Redman and Alan Badel
The action takes place in Mr. John Pooler's house, Fulham; Becky's house in Curzon Street; and Mr. Osborne's house, Russell Square. Time: 1816
Mr John Sedley:
Mrs John Sedley:
Trotter, Becky's footman:
Mr Osborne's butler:
On the eve of the Latvian Independence Day BBC Television Outside Broadcast cameras visit a hostel at Westwells, in Wiltshire, where men who have been forced to leave the Baltic countries and the Ukraine are able to accommodate their families until they can find "a home of their own".
Introduced by Max Robertson.
People who make the news face questions from people who write the news.
(A BBC telerecording)
Followed by Weather and Close Down