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Practical help for the housewife.
Presented by Joan Gilbert.

Your Wardrobe
A selection of winter clothes chosen by Bettie Spurling.

Margaret Alcorn shows how to make two North Country specialities, Ormskirk Gingerbread and Goosnargh Cake.

Bringing Up Jasper
Macdonald Daly reports on the puppy's progress.


Joan Gilbert
Clothes selecter (Your Wardrobe):
Bettie Spurling
Cook (Cookery):
Margaret Alcorn
Reporter (Bringing Up Jasper):
Macdonald Daly
Edited and produced by:
S. E. Reynolds

Children's Newsreel

The Secret of High Peak Farm
A mystery play written for television by Anthony C. Wilson.
Scene: High Peak Farm, Derbyshire, in the Peak District.
Time, December 1952
To be repeated next Sunday
(Anthony Sharp and Gwynne Whitby are appearing in 'For Better, For Worse' at the Comedy Theatre, London)

(to 17.55)


Writer (The Secret of High Peak Farm):
Anthony C. Wilson
Producer (The Secret of High Peak Farm):
Hazel Wilkinson
Miss Rogers:
Ilona Ference
Elizabeth, the housekeeper:
Pearl Dadswell
Maurice Kendal:
Christopher Langley
Micky Graham:
Alaric Cotter
Mrs. Kendal:
Gwynne Whitby
Mr. Kendal:
Anthony Sharp
Colonel Mowbray:
Robert Sansom
Tom Scriven:
Ian Wallace
Professor Lawton:
Oliver Burt

People in the news challenge the newshawks.
Pat Kirkwood, Helen Cherry, Michael Pertwee and a guest.
Peter West is in the chair.
('Guess My Story' is from an idea by William Taylor)


Pat Kirkwood
Helen Cherry
Michael Pertwee
Peter West
Original drawings:
David Langdon
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