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Tilly Posh and her New Bicycle
A story by Violet Statham, told by Olive Shapley with drawings by Harry Rutherford.

Adventures of Mr. and Mrs. Mumbo
Drawn by Reginald Jeffryes.

Hugh Tracey tells some African stories.

(to 17.35)

Contributors

Writer (Tilly Posh and her New Bicycle):
Violet Statham
Storyteller (Tilly Posh and her New Bicycle):
Olive Shapley
Drawings (Tilly Posh and her New Bicycle):
Harry Rutherford
Illustrator (Adventures of Mr. and Mrs. Mumbo):
Reginald Jeffryes
Storyteller:
Hugh Tracey

The fourth of a series of six programmes in which every picture tells a story!
Uffa Fox, Nigel Balchin, George Schwartz, James Grant-Marshall.
Introduced by Donald McCullough.

Contributors

Panellist:
Uffa Fox
Panellist:
Nigel Balchin
Panellist:
George Schwartz
Panellist:
James Grant-Marshall
Presenter:
Donald McCullough
Presented by:
John Irwin

with the BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conductor, Sir Malcolm Sargent
Introduced by Alvar Lidell.
From the Royal Festival Hall, London.
Before the broadcast an appreciation of Kirsten Flagstad will be given by Sir Steuart Wilson, Deputy General Administrator of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.

Contributors

Soprano:
Kirsten Flagstad
Musicians:
The BBC Symphony Orchestra
[Orchestra] leader:
Paul Beard
[Orchestra] conductor:
Sir Malcolm Sargent
Presenter:
Alvar Lidell
Speaker:
Sir Steuart Wilson

from the Queens Ice Skating Rink, London with international stars and ice champions.
Jirina Nekolova, Exotic European star
Buddy Schroff, Whirlwind American skating star (First time in Britain)
John and Jennifer Nicks, Amateur World Pair-Skating Championship winners, 1953
Tagora, Fire-eating fakir from Yugoslavia
Stevenson and Oldfield
Arthur Apfel, World fastest spinner
Margo McMenemy
The Grandjeans, Amateur Pair-Skating Champions of Switzerland
The Queens Ice Dance-Team directed by Gladys Hogg
Introduced by Berkeley Smith.
(Tagora is appearing in 'Chu Chin Chow on Ice' at the Empire Pool, Wembley; Stevenson and Oldfield in 'Ice Highlights' at the Westover Rink, Bournemouth)
See 'Television Diary' on page 15

Contributors

Presenter:
Berkeley Smith
Producer:
Peter Dimmock
Skater:
Jirina Nekolova
Skater:
Buddy Schroff
Skater:
John Nicks
Skater:
Jennifer Nicks
Fakir:
null Tagora
Performers:
Stevenson and Oldfield
Skater:
Arthur Apfel
Skater:
Margo McMenemy
Skaters:
The Grandjeans
The Queens Ice Dance-Team directed by:
Gladys Hogg
Musical Director:
Steve Race

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