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Little Grey Rabbit and The Speckledy Hen
Story by Alison Uttley, arranged and told by Ann Hogarth and Jan Bussell, with their glove puppets.

Do You Know?
Barrie Edgar introduces a new film quiz, based on well-known scenes and events recorded by our cameras during the past few months.

Muffin the Mule
Muffin's Theatre
Jennifer, Peter, and Jan with more practical suggestions about making glove puppets for Muffin's theatre.
Muffin's Holidays
Muffin the Mule and his friends start off for their holidays, with Annette Mills and Ann Hogarth (who pulls the strings).

(to 18.00)


Writer (Little Grey Rabbit and The Speckledy Hen):
Alison Uttley
Puppeteer (Little Grey Rabbit and The Speckledy Hen/Muffin's Holidays):
Ann Hogarth
Puppeteer (Little Grey Rabbit and The Speckledy Hen)/Puppet maker (Muffin's Theatre):
Jan Bussell
Presenter (Do You Know?):
Barrie Edgar
Presenter (Muffin the Mule):
Annette Mills
Peter Thompson

A chronicle in miniature by Frank Harvey.
[Starring] Patricia Burke, John Robinson and Cathleen Nesbitt
The action of the play takes place at 'Ladymead', the Beresfords' country house near London, and covers the periods, 1856, 1903, 1919, and 1947.
(Second performance on Thursday at 8.10 p.m.)


Frank Harvey
Douglas Allen
Barry Learoyd
John Beresford:
John Robinson
Elizabeth, his wife:
Patricia Burke
Cathleen Nesbitt
Major Wrigley, a friend and neighbour:
Hugh Dempster
Franklyn, the Beresfords' agent:
Norman Pierce
Dawson, a friend of Elizabeth:
Gordon Bell
Elizabeth Maude

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