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Introduced by Betty Lait.

A Minister of Religion explains the significance of the Churching ceremony.

Cookery for Busy Mothers
Evelyn Rose shows how to make multiple mixes.

New Babies
A doctor tells how to recognise and deal with common disorders and upsets in small babies.

Going Away
A selection of easily transported baby equipment.


Betty Lait
Item presenter (Thanksgiving):
A Minister of Religion [name uncredited]
Cook (Cookery for Busy Mothers):
Evelyn Rose
Item presenter (New Babies):
A doctor [name uncredited]
Arranged by:
Jan Jackson
S. E. Reynolds

Billy Bean and his Funny Machine
(Programme devised by Chuck Luchsinger and presented by arrangement with Monty Bailey-Watson)

Sporting Corner
Two films in the News Chronicle series for young sportsmen.
The Young Swimmer
which shows how to do the crawl stroke.
The Young Athlete
in which Geoffrey Dyson, Chief Coach to the A.A.A., offers advice to sprinters and hurdlers.

Bobby in France: 1: Tess and Bobby Arrive
by Emile Harven and M. J. MacDonald.

(to 17.55)


Script (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
Tom Twigge
Puppetry (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
Elizabeth Donaldson
Voices (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
Peter Hawkins
Voices (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
Ivan Owen
Drawings (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
Reginald Jeffryes
Puppets made by (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
John Wright
Producer (Billy Bean and his Funny Machine):
David Boisseau
Coach (The Young Athlete):
Geoffrey Dyson
Writer (Bobby in France):
Emile Harven
Writer (Bobby in France):
M. J. MacDonald
Producer (Bobby in France):
John Hunter Blair
Judith Manning
William Simons
M. Leblanc:
Jacques Brunius
Claude Leblanc:
Yves Ratier
Agent de police:
Victor Azaria

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