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Percy Thrower continues the general work in the garden, including sowing some early vegetable seeds, and pricking out seedlings of summer bedding plants. R. B. Dawson , Director of the Sports Turf Research Institute, demonstrates methods of making a lawn from seed.

Contributors

Gardener/presenter:
Percy Thrower
Guest:
R. B. Dawson
Presented by:
John Furness

Edinburgh Castle: Rampart and Regalia
Outside broadcast cameras take viewers inside the battlements of Edinburgh Castle to see the ancient palace of the Kings of Scotland and their Crown.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on March 14, 1953)

Return to the Lost Planet: 5: The Electronome
by Angus MacVicar.
Adapted by the author from the book of the same name.

Contributors

Commentator (Edinburgh Castle:
Rampart and Regalia): Tom Fleming
Commentator (Edinburgh Castle:
Rampart and Regalia): Joseph MacLeod
Presented by (Edinburgh Castle:
Rampart and Regalia): James Buchan
Author/Adapted by (Return to the Lost Planet):
Angus MacVicar
Designer (Return to the Lost Planet):
John Cooper
Producer (Return to the Lost Planet):
Kevin Sheldon
Jeremy Grant:
Peter Kerr
Dr. McKinnon:
John Stuart
Janet Campbell:
Greta Watson
Professor Hermanoff:
Van Boolen
Spike Stranahan:
Michael Alexander
Solveg:
Peter Newington
Asa:
Julie Webb
Dorman:
Michael Segal

[Starring] Reg Dixon, Bernard Miles, Bill Maynard, Bonnie Downs, The Waldron Sisters, The Two Kellys, The George Mitchell Singers, Peter Glover and the Variety Parade Dancers: Kathryn Beetham, Ben Aris, Leonie Franklin, Jack Horton, Joy Harvey, Malcolm Macdonald, Juna Tremayne, Bill Ryan
Variety Parade Orchestra
Conducted by Eric Robinson

Contributors

Comedian:
Reg Dixon
Performer:
Bernard Miles
Comedian:
Bill Maynard
Performer:
Bonnie Downs
Musical group:
The Waldron Sisters
Performers:
The Two Kellys
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Dancer/dance direction:
Peter Glover
Dancer:
Kathryn Beetham
Dancer:
Ben Aris
Dancer:
Leonie Franklin
Dancer:
Jack Horton
Dancer:
Joy Harvey
Dancer:
Malcolm Macdonald
Dancer:
Juna Tremayne
Dancer:
Bill Ryan
Designer:
John Clements
Musicians:
Variety Parade Orchestra
[Orchestra] conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Producer:
W. Lyon-Shaw

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