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Introduced by Jeanne Heal.

I'd Like You to Meet...: W. Macqueen Pope

What Would You Say?
Alan Hess shows some humorous etchings taken from magazines of fifty years ago and invites viewers to give their own titles.

Grandfather Clocks
Ronald Lee talks about grandfather clocks.

Period Piece
Victorian songs sung by 'The Aspidistras'.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeanne Heal
Speaker (I'd Like You to Meet...):
W. MacQueen Pope
Item presenter (What Would You Say?):
Alan Hess
Item presenter (Grandfather Clocks):
Ronald Lee
Singer (Period Piece):
'The Aspidistras'
Editor:
Julia Bull
Producer:
Paul Johnstone

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
Ted Wren:
Hugh Griffith
Toughy Wren:
Timothy Reynolds
Sally Wren:
Glenda Davies
Jimmy Spurgeon:
Sean Barrett
Dr. Spurgeon:
John Deverell
Bill Rawlings:
Ray Jackson
Smythe:
Douglas Blackwell
Mr. Gregory:
Sidney Monckton
Gladys Huggins:
Vi Stevens

A comedy by Gerard Tyrrell.
Adapted for television by the author.
[Starring] Walter Fitzgerald
(Patricia McCarron appears by permission of Gabriel Pascal)

Contributors

Author/adapted for television by:
Gerard Tyrrell
Producer:
Ian Atkins
Director:
Julian Amyes
Settings:
Richard Wilmot
Letitia Buchanan:
Avice Landone
Diana Temple:
Patricia McCarron
George Buchanan:
Waiter Fitzgerald
Christopher Wills:
Owen Holder

[Starring] Jean Sablon, Helene Cordet, Hall, Norman, and Ladd, Ronald Boyer and Jeanne Ravel, Eric Robinson and his Orchestra
(Ronald Boyer and Jeanne Ravel are appearing at the Pier Theatre, Eastbourne)

Contributors

Singer:
Jean Sablon
Singer:
Helene Cordet
Comedy musicians:
Hall, Norman, and Ladd
Dancer:
Ronald Boyer
Dancer:
Jeanne Ravel
Musicians:
Eric Robinson and his Orchestra
Director:
Dennis Monger
Producer:
Graeme Muir

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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