Programme Index

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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Making a Skirt
Helena Reid, in the first of two programmes, shows the first stages of making a skirt.

Home Nursing
A doctor and nursing sister of the British Red Cross Society, with the aid of a member of the Casualties Union, recall some of the most important lessons arising from the previous programmes.

W. P. Matthew shows how to improve the appearance of floor boards.


Joan Gilbert
Item presenter (Making a Skirt):
Helena Reid
Item presenter (Home Nursing):
A doctor [name uncredited]
Item presenter (Home Nursing):
A nursing sister of the British Red Cross Society [name uncredited]
Assisted by (Home Nursing):
A member of the Casualties Union [name uncredited]
W. P. Matthew
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

Children's Newsreel

The Appleyards: 7: The Move
A family serial by Philip Burton.

(to 18.05)


Writer (The Appleyards):
Philip Burton
Settings (The Appleyards):
Michael Yates
Producer (The Appleyards):
Naomi Capon
Mrs. Appleyard:
Constance Fraser
Mr. Appleyard:
Frederick Piper
Tom Appleyard:
Derek Rowe
John Appleyard:
David Edwards
Ronnie Grant:
Robert Dickens
John Garley
Will Atkins:
Anthony Wager

Television's newest game with Marcus Dick laying the clues and Daphne Padell, Elizabeth Gray, Paul Jennings, Sir Compton Mackenzie finding the letters.


Marcus Dick
Daphne Padell
Elizabeth Gray
Paul Jennings
Sir Compton MacKenzie
Clues and phrases provided by:
Hubert Phillips
Special effects:
Alfred Wurmser
Programme devised by:
Polly S. Cowan
Programme devised by:
Louis G. Cowan
Presented by:
T. Leslie Jackson

Creating Beauty from Clay
Berkeley Smith and television outside broadcast cameras visit the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London to meet students, some of whom have discovered in the creation of pottery a delightful hobby, and others an absorbing career.
See 'Television Diary,' page 15


Berkeley Smith
Artistic Adviser:
Dora Billington
Antony Craxton

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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