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Richard Dimbleby and Bill Allenby take viewers to the King's Troop Barracks at St. John's Wood where they meet the Battery Commander, Major J. A. Norman, D.S.O., R.H.A. Viewers see the horses and the preparation and training which produce the traditional splendour and smartness of the R.H.A.
This ceremonial artillery battery has been seen in television this year firing a Royal Salute in Hyde Park and recently, performing the famous musical ride in the Royal Tournament at Olympia, as well as providing a detachment bearing the large wreath at the unveiling of the R.A. War Memorial.


Richard Dimbleby
Bill Allenby
Major J. A. Norman
Presented for television by:
Michael Henderson

A play in one act by Neil Grant.
Scene: The sitting-room in a flat in a modest street in Edinburgh in the year 1903.


Neil Grant
Campbell Logan
Rev. Hamish Mavor:
George Cole
Jessie Macdonald:
Winifred Willard
Carlotta Spencer:
Thea Holme
Baillie Angus Macrae:
John Laurie
Duncan Stewart:
Jack Lambert
Mrs Murdoch:
Dorothy Smith

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