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Making Your Summer Wardrobe: 1: Housecoats for Mother and Daughter
Diana Crutchley

Keeping Fit with Eileen Fowler
Exercises to music and an interview with Doris Robertson, Chairman of the Scottish Keep Fit Association.

From Birmingham
Joan Gilbert visits the Midland Section of the British Industries Fair at Castle Bromwich.


Item presenter (Making Your Summer Wardrobe):
Diana Crutchley
Item presenter (Keeping Fit):
Eileen Fowler
Interviewee (Keeping Fit):
Doris Robertson
Ann Shead
Presenter (From Birmingham):
Joan Gilbert
Producer (From Birmingham):
Barrie Edgar

Cy Grant
sings and plays some more folk songs from America and the West Indies.

Children's International Newsreel

Sketch Club
Adrian Hill gives some hints on how to use different methods and materials to suit the mood of the subject.

Look: Puss Moth and Swallowtail
A series of wild-life programmes.
Introduced by Peter Scott.
These films show the amazing life story of two insects, including the dramatic changes that take place before and after the chrysalis stage. They are commented on by Peter Scott and Walter Murray.
Films made by Sir Geoffrey de Havilland and W. G. Baines
From the BBC's West of England television studio

(to 18.00)


Cy Grant
Presenter/artist (Sketch Club):
Adrian Hill
Presenter (Look):
Peter Scott
Guest (Look):
Walter Murray
Filmmaker (Look):
Sir Geoffrey de Havilland
Filmmaker (Look):
W. G. Baines
Director (Look):
Tony Soper

A comedy thriller in six parts
[Starring] Jimmy Jewel and Ben Warriss
with Jill Day

(Tonia Bern is appearing at the Edmundo Ros Club, London)


S.C. Green
R.M. Hills
Original story by:
Jimmy Jewel
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Producer/Original music:
Ernest Maxin
Betty Patterson:
Jill Day
Jimmy Seymour:
Jimmy Jewel
Ben Wait:
Ben Warriss
Alfred Dean
Ken Howard
Colonel Trench:
Fred Kitchen
Tonia Bern
Karl Peters:
Gerard Heinz
Smithers of M.I.5:
Jimmy Jewel
Carstairs of M.I.5:
Ben Warriss

A play by Emlyn Williams.

The action takes place in the home of Dilys Parry in the Welsh mountain village of Blestin. The time is the summer of 1856, soon after the end of the Crimean war.
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Emlyn Williams
Lawrence Broadhouse
David J. Thomas
Dilys Parry:
Helen Shingler
Rachel Thomas
Carol Marsh
Neil Ashton
Mr. Fitter:
Alan Wheatley
Ambrose Ellis:
Anthony Newlands
Evan Howell:
Emrys Cleaver
Mrs. Lake:
Jessica Dunning

Edana Romney, Edgar Lustgarten and a group of advisers, in the first programme in a new series, attempt to throw some, light on personal problems brought to the studio by viewers.
Viewers who have problems they would like to bring to the attention of this programme are invited to write to: Miss Edana Romney, Is This Your Problem, [address removed]


Presenter/devised by:
Edana Romney
Presenter/devised by:
Edgar Lustgarten

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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