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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Your Children's Teeth
A dentist deals with some of the main causes of malformations.

Home Decoration
W.P. Matthew, in the first of two weekly programmes, shows how to prepare a wall for wallpapering.

Knitting
James Norbury shows examples of unusual materials used for knitting, and some current fashions.

Contributors

Presenter:
Joan Gilbert
Item presenter (Your Children's Teeth):
A dentist [name uncredited]
Item presenter (Home Decoration):
W.P. Matthew
Item presenter (Knitting):
James Norbury
Edited and produced by:
S.E. Reynolds

For the very young
Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children and invites them to join in songs and games.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
(A BBC film)
(to 16.15)

Contributors

Narrator/script, music and settings:
Maria Bird
Puppeteer:
Audrey Atterbury
Puppeteer:
Molly Gibson
Singer:
Gladys Whitred

St. George's Day
Basil Taylor tells the story of St. George and the Dragon, with pictures by famous artists.

Children's Newsreel

Tom's Goblin
by John Boyd-Brent.
(Lance Secretan is appearing in 'Escapade' at the Strand Theatre, London)

(to 17.55)

Contributors

Storyteller (St. George's Day):
Basil Taylor
Writer (Tom's Goblin):
John Boyd-Brent
Producer (Tom's Goblin):
Vivian Milroy
The Good Baron:
Christopher Steele
Has brother:
Hamlyn Benson
The Chancellor:
Alban Blakelock
Widow Potter:
Dorice Fordred
Tom, her son:
Lance Secretan
Sheila, her daughter:
Patricia Heneghan
The cook:
Brown Derby

An eccentric comedy by John Coates.
The scene is set in the house of the Ransom family, somewhere in South London.
The time is the present
(Previously televised on Sunday)

Contributors

Writer:
John Coates
Producer:
Hal Burton
Settings:
Barry Learoyd
Michael Ransom:
Bryan Forbes
Anne Ransom:
Elizabeth Henson
Charles Ransom:
Ivan Samson
Bill:
Robert Brown
Mary Ransom:
Barbara Couper
Crystal:
Jacqueline MacKenzie
Aunt Daisy:
Mary Merrall
Lucy:
Anna Turner

with Roy Rich laying the clues and Elizabeth Gray, Paul Jennings, Michael Pertwee, and a guest finding the letters.

Contributors

Presenter:
Roy Rich
Panellist:
Elizabeth Gray
Panellist:
Paul Jennings
Panellist:
Michael Pertwee
Special effects:
Alfred Wurmser
Game devised by:
Polly S. Cowan
Game devised by:
Louis G. Cowan
Presented by:
Brian Tesler

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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