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Three of the principal races on the first day of the October meeting.

2.30 The Mornington Stakes for three-year-old fillies, over the Swinley Course of one mile and a half

3.0 The Brocas Stakes (Handicap) for three-year-olds and upwards, over the Swinley Course of one mile and a half

3.30 The Duke of Edinburgh Stakes for two-year-olds. over six furlongs

Clive Graham is beside the camera overlooking the Parade Ring to identify the horses and jockeys before each race.


Peter Dimmock
Peter O'Sullevan
Paddock commentator:
Clive Graham

Olive Shapley tells a story.

Ten Minutes' Music
Swiss folk songs and other music sung by the Bernese Boys Choir from Berne (Switzerland), under their conductor Albert Steiner.

Gwenyth Clark shows how to make some simple toys.

(to 17.40)


Olive Shapley
Singers (Ten Minutes' Music):
Bernese Boys Choir
Conductor (Ten Minutes' Music):
Albert Steiner
Presenter (Workshop):
Gwenyth Clark

Speakers: Lord Hailsham, The Rt. Hon. Emanuel Shinwell, M.P., The Rt. Hon. Hector McNeil, M.P., Ian Harvey, M.P.
Chairman, Dingle Foot


Lord Hailsham
The Rt. Hon. Emanuel Shinwell
The Rt. Hon. Hector McNeil
Ian Harvey
Dingle Foot
Arranged by:
Edgar Lustgarten
Presented by:
John Irwin

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