Programme Index

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Introduced by Jeanne Heal.

I'd Like You to Meet.... Giles Playfair

Man About the Home
George Speaight on the pleasures and pains of working at home.

Bon Voyage
In the last of four programmes, Harry Ree suggests some French phrases useful for travellers.

Music
John Gavall sings to his own guitar accompaniment.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeanne Heal
Guest (I'd Like You to Meet....):
Giles Playfair
Item presenter (Man About the Home):
George Speaight
Item presenter (Bon Voyage):
Harry Ree
Singer/guitarist (Music):
John Gavall
Editor:
Jacqueline Kennish
Producer:
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 television film)
(to 16.15)

Contributors

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

A tale of London's River by C.E. Webber.
Film sequences by the Television Film Unit
(Hugh Griffith is appearing in 'Escapade' at the Strand Theatre, London)
(to 17.30)

Contributors

Writer:
C.E. Webber
Producer:
Rex Tucker
Settings:
Richard Henry
Assistant producer:
Shaun Sutton
Ted Wren:
Hugh Griffith
Jimmy Spurgeon:
Sean Barrett
Toughy Wren:
Timothy Reynolds
Sally Wren:
Glenda Davies
Bill Rawlings:
Ray Jackson
Sinythe:
Douglas Blackwell
Huggins:
Christopher Hodge
Mr. Gregory:
Sidney Monckton

Andy Pandy and the Flower Pot Men, who are already well known to very young children, are shortly to be joined by Rag, Tag, and Bobtail, and other new characters.
Freda Lingstrom and Maria Bird show you brief extracts from these programmes and talk about future plans.

Contributors

Presenter:
Freda Lingstrom
Presenter:
Maria Bird

A comedy by R.C. Sherriff.

Contributors

Author:
R.C. Sherriff
Producer:
John Warrington
Settings:
Gordon Roland
Doctor Wetherby:
Milton Rosmer
Mary, Doctor Wetherby's maid:
Mary Kimber
Mr. Twigg:
Christopher Steele
Major Forrester:
Hugh Dempster
Dickie Wetherby:
David Aylmer
Henry Pickersgill, the village grocer:
Michael Bird
Mr. Rogers, Landlord of the Blue Boar:
Wensley Pithey
Mrs. Vera Cowper:
Nora Gordon
Bertie Cowper:
Michael Royal-Dawson
Mr Butler:
Ballard Berkeley
Jill Lorimer, Mr Butler's secretary:
Penelope Bartley
Mrs. Wetherby:
Henzie Raeburn
Mrs. Forrester:
Josephine Tweedie
Gilbert Ebbing:
Leonard Crainford
Harry, Mr. Butler's chauffeur:
MacGregor Urquhart
George Tasset:
Barry Knight

BBC Television

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About this data

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