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Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret returns to London.
(See above)
(to 11.00)

Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret returns from her Caribbean Tour
The scene at London Airport described by Berkeley Smith
This morning at 10.30 app.

(A BBC telerecording of this morning's broadcast can be seen at 9.45 tonight)

[Photo caption]: A happy memory: Princess Margaret talking with some pupils of the school which bears her name in Barbados.


Berkeley Smith

Practical help for the housewife.
Introduced by Joan Gilbert.

Christine Begrie shows Janet Turner how to deal with the weekly wash.
Arranged in association with the Queen Elizabeth College, University of London

International Kitchen
Gretel Beer makes two Austrian dishes: Rosenkrapfen (rose cakes); Polsterzipfel (jam turnovers).

Keeping Fit
Eileen Fowler recommends more exercises.


Joan Gilbert
Item presenter (Housecraft):
Christine Begrie
Guest (Housecraft):
Janet Turner
Cook (International Kitchen):
Gretel Beer
Exerciser (Keeping Fit):
Eileen Fowler
S. E. Reynolds

Rag Pictures
Eugenie Alexander gives the results of the competition she set a few weeks ago.

Children's Newsreel

Road Gypsies
Some call them Romanies-some travellers-some vagrants. What kind of people are they? What is their way of life?

(to 17.55)


Presenter (Rag Pictures):
Eugenie Alexander
Narrator (Road Gypsies):
Russell Napier
Producer (Road Gypsies):
Rosamund Davies

conducts the BBC Midland Light Orchestra.
(Leader, Donald Sturtivant)
with Owen Brannigan, Amaryllis Fleming, Elton Hayes and choristers from Worcester Cathedral.

(Owen Brannigan broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)
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Gilbert Vinter
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
Donald Sturtivant
Owen Brannigan
Amaryllis Fleming
Elton Hayes
David Martin
Assistant Producer:
Peter Haysom Craddy

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