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The Little Painting
by Stephen Mogridge.

The Zoo on the Hill
Barrie Edgar visits the Children's Corner at Dudley Zoo and, with Donald Risden the Zoo Manager, and Harry Hatch, Head Keeper, introduces animals that have become firm favourites with the younger visitors this summer.

(to 18.00)


Writer (The Little Painting):
Stephen Mogridge
Designer (The Little Painting):
Donald Horne
Producer (The Little Painting):
Barbara Hammond
Patricia Deverill:
Wendy Adams
Bill Deverill:
Kit Terrington
Mr. Sims:
Stanley Platts
Ann Burnett:
Gloria Rassier
Vicky Burnett:
Judy Verity
Mrs. Sims:
Betty Cooper
Presenter (The Zoo on the Hill):
Barrie Edgar
Zoo Manager (The Zoo on the Hill):
Donald Risden
Head Keeper (The Zoo on the Hill):
Harry Hatch
Presented by (The Zoo on the Hill):
Philip Lewis

Anatole Litvak, the celebrated director, is interviewed by Peter Haigh and introduces scenes from some of his films, including "Sorry, Wrong Number", "The Snake Pit", "Decision Before Dawn", and his latest, "The Deep Blue Sea".
By arrangement with Paramount Films, Twentieth Century-Fox, and London Films.


Anatole Litvak
Peter Haigh
Presented by:
Alan Sleath

A comedy by T.C. Thomas.
Performed by the Llyn Safaddan Players
This play, which was performed recently in the British Drama League One-Act Play competition, won the prize for the best original play and also for the best performance.


T.C. Thomas
David J. Thomas
Fred the lamps:
Steve Roderick
Davy Jones, the box:
Jack Walters
Liza Hargest:
Dilys Samuel
Claude Elliott
Prosser, the policeman:
Brinley Jenkins
Pryce Powell:
Gerald James
Morgan, the keeper:
Keri Jones

by Antonia Ridge
Adapted as a television play by Robin Wade
[Starring] Fay Compton
The action of the play takes place in a small town in the South of France in which there is a private radio station.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on June 28)


Antonia Ridge
Adapted by:
Robin Wade
Andrew Osborn
Robert Rietty
Miss Patterson:
Fay Compton
Ballard Berkeley
Signor Bolsoni:
Van Boolen
Fraulein Stein:
Rosemary Stevens
William Simons
Gaston's mother:
Tita Dane
Peter Bull
Frederick Schrecker
Sam Grouch:
Lou Jacobi
Andrea Malandrinos
A girl:
Vanda Hudson

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