Programme Index

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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

October in the Garden
Frances Perry describes the work to be done this month.

Vegetarian Cookery
Janet Walker shows how to prepare three dishes: mushroom and nut flan, stuffed tomato salad, and fresh apple juice.

Beauty Hint
Jose Pou shows how to choose a becoming hair style.

Round the Shops
Margot Lovell reports on this week's shopping expedition.

(to 16.00)


Joan Gilbert
Item presenter (October in the Garden):
Frances Perry
Cook (Vegetarian Cookery):
Janet Walker
Item presenter (Beauty Hint):
Jose Pou
Reporter (Round the Shops):
Margot Lovell
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

Children's Newsreel

5.10-5.45 The Fate of the City
A play for television by Winifred Holmes.
Scene: Ancient Greece
Another performance next Sunday
(Ronald Adam appears by permission of Laurence Olivier Productions, Ltd.)


Writer (The Fate of the City):
Winifred Holmes
Producer (The Fate of the City):
Naomi Capon
Baucis, an old peasant woman:
Christine Silver
Philemon, her husband:
Richard Goolden
Ronald Adam
Robert Eddison
The merchant:
Norman Mitchell
The woman:
Norah Gaussen
The first gambler:
Geoffrey Hibbert
The second gambler:
Michael Turner

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About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More