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Introduced by Dilys Dimbleby.

Family Tree
The third of the series of programmes in which Evelyn Gibbs traces Katharine Sibbring's genealogy.

Holiday Suggestion
Liliana Brisby and Vivian Rowe follow the course of the Loire.

Bicentenary of the birth of John Flaxman, R.A.
Dr. J. Thomas describes his work.

Osian Ellis sings to his own harp accompaniment.


Dilys Dimbleby
Item presenter (Family Tree):
Evelyn Gibbs
Item presenter (Holiday Suggestion):
Liliana Brisby
Item presenter (Holiday Suggestion):
Vivian Rowe
Item presenter (Bicentenary of the birth of John Flaxman, R.A.):
Dr. J. Thomas
Harpist/singer (Music):
Osian Ellis
Rosemary Hill

For the Very Young
Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children and invites them to join in songs and games.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
(A BBC Television Film)
(to 16.15)


Narrator/script, music and settings:
Maria Bird
Audrey Atterbury
Molly Gibson
Gladys Whitred

The Gordon Honour: 4: The Sea-Captain's Candlestick
The adventures of a candlestick in seven episodes.
(Sheila Shand Gibbs is appearing in "Sailor Beware!" at the Strand Theatre; Paul Whitsun-Jones is in "Kismet" at the Stoll Theatre; June Rodney is in "Tiger at the Gales" at the Apollo Theatre, London)

Cricket: England v. South Africa
A special commentary for children by Brian Johnston.


Producer (The Gordon Honour):
Shaun Sutton
Fight arranger (The Gordon Honour):
Peter Diamond
Designer (The Gordon Honour):
Richard Henry
Lord Freddie Gordon:
Bruce Gordon
Walter Gordon:
Bruce Gordon
Admiral the Duke of Tyburne:
Paul Whitsun-Jones
Captain Sir Francis Gordon:
Paul Whitsun-Jones
Sir James Fitzwilliam:
Colin Douglas
Ronald Fitzwilliam:
Barry Letts
Sir Thomas Fitzwilliam:
Barry Letts
Sheila Shand Gibbs
Charles Lloyd Pack
Don Jose:
Ewen Solon
Dennis Ramsden
The Princess Zerina:
June Rodney
Captain Rodriguez:
Peter Diamond
Other parts played by:
Brian Sheehy
Other parts played by:
Peter Marden
Other parts played by:
Peter Macarte
Other parts played by:
Redvers Kyle
Commentator (Cricket):
Brian Johnston

"Men seldom make passes at girls who wear glasses"
with Gilbert Harding, Nancy Spain, John Betjeman, Joanna Kilmartin and Alan Melville.


Gilbert Harding
Nancy Spain
John Betjeman
Joanna Kilmartin
Alan Melville
Presented by:
Harry Carlisle

A television version of Jean Anouilh's 'Eurydice'.
Translated by Lothian Small.
[Starring] Jeannette Sterke and Laurence Payne
The action takes place before the last war on a French provincial railway station and in a room in a Marseilles hotel.
Peter Forster writes on page 4


Author (Eurydice):
Jean Anouilh
Translated by:
Lothian Small
Stephen Taylor
John Hotchkis
Rudolph Cartier
Musician - Orpheus:
Laurence Payne
Musician - His father:
Philip Stainton
Members of a theatrical touring company - Eurydice:
Jeannette Sterke
Members of a theatrical touring company - Her mother:
Ellen Pollock
Members of a theatrical touring company - Vincent:
Anthony Sharp
Members of a theatrical touring company - Matthew:
Roger Delgado
Members of a theatrical touring company - First actress:
Bernadette Milnes
Members of a theatrical touring company - Second actress:
Hilda Fenemore
Members of a theatrical touring company - Stage manager:
Andrea Malandrinos
Alfredo Dulac, their impresario:
Eric Pohlmann
Station waiter:
Frank Atkinson
Hotel waiter:
Cyril Shaps
Police clerk:
Arthur Lowe
A stranger, who calls himself 'Monsieur Henri':
Andre van Gyseghem

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