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Jeanne Heal introduces an afternoon's programme of special interest to women.

Marguerite Patten shows some recipes for mayonnaise.

Book Review
E. Arnot Robertson, our guest reviewer, discusses some new books.

Chinese Music
Madame Lee Hsien-Ming plays some traditional and modern Chinese music on the piano.

Holiday First Aid
A doctor shows how to deal with some of the minor accidents that may occur on your holiday.

Answer Four Questions
A film showing the possibilities for a career in the Civil Service.
(to 16.00)


Jeanne Heal
Cook (Cooking):
Marguerite Patten
Reviewer (Book Review):
E. Arnot Robertson
Pianist (Chinese Music):
Madame Lee Hsien-Ming
Item presenter (Holiday First Aid):
A doctor [name uncredited]

A Welsh comedy by J. O. Francis.
The Little Theatre Players of Aberdare, Glamorgan, in "Birds of a Feather"
A performance of their prize-winning play by the winners of the National Finals of the British Drama League One-act Play Competition


J.O. Francis
Harold Davis
Presented for television by:
John Glyn-Jones
Twm Tinker:
D.W. Evans
Dicky Bach:
Tom Lawrence
Jenkins the keeper:
W.J. Jenkins
The Bishop of Mid-Wales:
J.M. Jones

A film pot-pourri of Russian opera, ballet and orchestral music
Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra: Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers; Alina Ulanova in "Swan Lake" Ballet; Red Arrow Express, an orchestral burlesque; An operatic excerpt; Leningrad State Opera Company: Scenes from the Ballet, "Tarras Bulba"


Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Leningrad State Opera Company
Alina Ulanova

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