Programme Index

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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Three Hundred Years of Coffee
Coffee was brought to England three hundred years ago. Representatives of England, France, and America, show different ways of making it.

First Aid in the Home
A representative of the British Red Cross Society reviews the contents of the First Aid books issued by the Society, and shows the treatment to be given for electric shock.

W. P. Matthew continues his advice to Freda Bamford on her spring decorating.

Food and Hygiene: 2
Joan Robins shows the commonest causes of food contamination.

(to 16.00)


Joan Gilbert
Handyman (Handywoman):
W. P. Matthew
Pupil (Handywoman):
Freda Bamford
Item presenter (Food and Hygiene):
Joan Robins
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

How Does It End?: The Three Musketeers
by Alexandre Dumas.
Devised and introduced by Robert MacDermot.

5.35-5.55 Skating Preview
A visit to the Empress Hall, London, where the British Figure Skating Championships will be held tomorrow. Jeannette Altwegg, British Olympic Figure Skating Champion demonstrates what to look for in a first-class skating performance
Geoffrey Yates, Olympic skater and international judge is your guide.


Author (The Three Musketeers):
Alexandre Dumas
Deviser/presenter (How Does It End?):
Robert MacDermot
Producer (How Does It End?):
Naomi Capon
Richard Johnson
John van Eyssen
Michael Godfrey
Peter Rendall
Cardinal Richelieu:
William Devlin
Figure skater (Skating Preview):
Jeannette Altwegg
Guide (Skating Preview):
Geoffrey Yates
Presented for television by (Skating Preview):
Berkeley Smith

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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