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A visit to this well-known racecourse for the first day of the May meeting.

3.30 The Queen Elizabeth Handicap Stakes over five furlongs

4.0 The Royal George Stakes over one mile three furlongs

4.30 Waldegrave Handicap Stakes over two miles

John Rickman is beside the camera overlooking the parade ring to identify the horses and jockeys.

(to 16.40)

Contributors

Commentator:
Robert Haynes
Commentator:
Peter O'Sullevan
Paddock commentator:
John Rickman

On Coronation morning church bells in Britain will ring out in honour of Her Majesty. This evening television cameras visit the village church of All Saints, Kingston Seymour, in Somerset, to see the ringers practising their Coronation peal.

Contributors

Commentator:
Frank Gillard
Presented by:
Nicholas Crocker

The Television Toppers invite you to come round the town with them to visit some of London's most famous rendezvous.
This week they take you to The Trocadero where you meet: Leslie Caron, Roger Carne.
Introduced by McDonald Hobley.
Eric Robinson's Orchestra
(Leslie Caron appears by permission of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)

Contributors

Dancers:
The Television Toppers
Dancer:
Leslie Caron
Ventriloquist:
Roger Carne
Presenter:
McDonald Hobley
Musicians:
Eric Robinson's Orchestra
Dance routines directed by:
Jack Billings
Producer:
Richard Afton

An unrehearsed discussion on topics of the week.
Speakers: Anthony Marlowe, M.P., W. J. Brown, J. B. Hynd, M.P., Michael Foot, M.P.
Chairman, Dingle Foot

Contributors

Speaker:
Anthony Marlowe
Speaker:
W. J. Brown
Speaker:
J. B. Hynd
Speaker:
Michael Foot
Chairman:
Dingle Foot
Arranged by:
Edgar Lustgarten
Presented by:
Alan Sleath

BBC Television

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