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from the Midlands
Introduced by JOAN HARPER
A Big Fine Girl: RUBIE RICHARDS
Knitting with a difference: ANN SUTTON and her husband JOHN MAKEPEACE. discuss their work with JOAN HARPER
Untrained Nurse:
MARJORIE BLOUNT
Winning competitions at 90: ELLA PALMER With ANN HULME
Football is a Woman's Game: SONIA BEESLEY with DERRICK ROBINS and some lady supporters of Coventry City
MARJORIE WESTBURY reads Still Glides the Stream by FLORA THOMPSON
Eighth of ten instaiments

Contributors

Introduced By:
Joan Harper
Unknown:
Ann Sutton
Unknown:
John Makepeace.
Unknown:
Joan Harper
Unknown:
Marjorie Blount
Unknown:
Sonia Beesley
Unknown:
Marjorie Westbury

A general knowledge contest round and about the world, between Australia. New Zealand, and the United Kingdom Melbourne team:
DR WILLIAM GLANVILLE COOK
DR STEPHEN MURRAY-SMITH
Wellington team: RALPH DEARNLEY
JIM WINCHESTER London team:
IRENE THOMAS
IAN GILLIES
Question-master JOHN TIDMARSH Programme devised and written by JOHN P. WYNN
Produced by JOAN CLARK
(The programme is also broadcast on the networks of ABC Australia and NZBC New Zealand)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr William Glanville Cook
Unknown:
Dr Stephen Murray-Smith
Unknown:
Ralph Dearnley
Unknown:
Jim Winchester
Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Question-Master:
Ian Gillies
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

jointly promoted by Jack Solomons and Reg King
A contest of fifteen three-minute rounds for the British title recently relinquished by Henry Cooper
Jack Bodell (Swadlincote) Midland area heavyweight champion v
Carl Gizzi (Rhyl) heavyweight champion of Wales Commentary from the ringside by SIMON SMITH with inter-round summaries by LIAM NOLAN from Nottingham Ice Stadium
Liam Nolan writes: Bodell brings into the ring the experience (short-lived though it was) of having once before fought for the title. Cooper stopped him in two rounds. But at least he knows the atmosphere of a championship fight. And before Cooper caught him with a devastating punch, Bodell had looked capable of causing an upset. Gizzi has never fought for the championship. but he has fought Bodell. He also lost in two rounds. A cut near the eye caused an early stoppage. He is ambitious, and more of a boxing craftsman than Bodell. The mixture could produce a fascinating set-to tonight

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Solomons
Unknown:
Henry Cooper
Unknown:
Jack Bodell
Unknown:
Carl Gizzi
Unknown:
Simon Smith
Unknown:
Liam Nolan
Unknown:
Liam Nolan

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