Programme Index

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Golf: The Walker Cup
A visit to the Old Course, St. Andrews, to see some of the British and American golfers playing in this tournament.

Children's Newsreel

Simon's Treasure
A play by John Boyd-Brent.
The action takes place in England in the eighteenth century.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on April 24)


Commentator (Golf:
The Walker Cup): Henry Longhurst
Commentator (Golf:
The Walker Cup): Michael Henderson
Writer (Simon's Treasure):
John Boyd-Brent
Designer (Simon's Treasure):
Lawrence Broadhouse
Producer (Simon's Treasure):
Jonathan Alwyn
Simon Ponkins:
Timothy Bateson
Simon's wife:
Margaret Anderson
The Mayor:
Ronald Radd
The Beadle:
Rupert Davies
Dr. Evans:
Dudley Jones
Miss Quickworth:
Beatrice Varley
Mr. Podgers:
Lane Meddick
The shopkeeper:
George Woodbridge
The shopkeeper's wife:
Doris Rogers

Comedi gan J. O. Francis.
Y cyfieithiad Cymraeg gan Magdalen Morgan.
(Telerecordiad o'r rhaglen a ddarlledwyd Mai 3)
(Wenvoe, Holme Moss and Sutton Coldfield only)
(to 19.15)


J. O. Francis
Magdalen Morgan
Producer/Y cynhyrchu gan:
David J. Thomas
Twm Tincer:
Glanffrwd James
Dici Bach Dwl:
Gareth Hughes
Jenkins y Cipar:
Hubert Hughson
Esgob Canolbarth Cymru:
Ernest Evans

Wilfred Pickles invites you to Ask Pickles for the things you would like to see on your television screen.
Special investigators, Pauline Forrester and Larry Forrester


Wilfred Pickles
Orchestra director:
George Clouston
Special investigator:
Pauline Forrester
Special investigator:
Larry Forrester
Brian Tesler

A film programme on the story of the preparations for the 1943 R.A.F. raid on the Moehne and Eder Dams as told in the Associated British Picture film 'The Dam Busters' produced by Robert Clark.
The programme includes scenes from last Monday's world premiere at the Empire Theatre, London - attended by H.R.H. Princess Margaret - and excerpts from the film in which the late Wing-Commander Guy Gibson V.C., is portrayed by Richard Todd, and Barnes Wallis C.B.E., F.R.S., D.S.C., by Michael Redgrave.
Compiled by Associated British Pathe, Ltd.

Some of the artists who will be appearing in James Brennan's 1955 Summer Show. With Joan Regan, Ken Platt, Hylda Baker, The Three Monarchs, Two Earls, Schaller Brothers, Currie's Fountains and Waterfalls.
From the Queen's Theatre, Blackpool.


Joan Regan
Ken Platt
Hylda Baker
The Three Monarchs
Two Earls
Schaller Brothers
Presented by:
Barney Colehan

A BBC telerecording of highlights from two of today's major sporting events:
Golf: The Walker Cup
and European Horse Trials
Introduced by Dorian Williams.


Commentator (Golf:
The Walker Cup): Henry Longhurst
Commentator (Golf:
The Walker Cup): Michael Henderson
Presenter (European Horse Trials):
Dorian Williams

BBC Television

About this data

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