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Further visits by BBC Television Outside Broadcasts to the Lawn Tennis Championships at Wimbledon and the Open Golf Championship at Hoylake.


Commentator (at Wimbledon):
Dan Maskell
Commentator (at Wimbledon):
Michael Henderson
Commentator (at Wimbledon):
Peter West
Television presentation:
Bill Duncalf

Meet the Penguins: Bobo Goes Ballooning
Story by J. M. Smith Wright.

Sketch Club
Your host is Adrian Hill.

The Gordon Honour: 2: The Crusader's Candlestick
(First series)
Written and produced by Shaun Sutton.
The adventures of a candlestick in seven episodes.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on July 12, 1955)


Writer (Meet the Penguins):
J.M. Smith
Pictures (Meet the Penguins):
Sam Williams
Pictures (Meet the Penguins):
Elizabeth Williams
Assisted by (Meet the Penguins):
Caroline Guthrie
Music (Meet the Penguins):
John Hooper
Music played by (Meet the Penguins):
Tom McCall
Voices (Meet the Penguins):
Madi Hedd
Voices (Meet the Penguins):
Peter Hawkins
Special effects (Meet the Penguins):
Alfred Davis
Special effects (Meet the Penguins):
Douglas Mair
Presented by (Meet the Penguins):
Gordon Murray
Presenter/Artist (Sketch Club):
Adrian Hill
Writer/Producer (The Gordon Honour):
Shaun Sutton
Fights arranged by (The Gordon Honour):
Peter Diamond
Lord Freddie Gordon/Sir Rufus Gordon:
Bruce Gordon
Admiral the Duke of Tyburne:
Paul Whitsun-Jones
Sir James Fitzwilliam:
Colin Douglas
Ronald Fitzwilliam/Sir Malthus Fitzwilliam:
Barry Letts
Poppy, the maid:
Sheila Shand Gibbs
The Slave Girl Elfrida:
Sarah Ferni
King Richard the Lion Heart:
Robert Raikes
Prince Salamud:
Marne Maitland
Other parts played by:
Dennis Ramsden
Other parts played by:
Peter Diamond
Other parts played by:
Peter Macarte
Other parts played by:
Brian Sheehy

The Grand Order of Water Rats the Variety profession's most famous confraternity presents Rats to You being the fourth of a fortnightly series featuring Stars, Celebrities and Members of the Order.
This week King Rat Dave O'Gorman and Past King Rat George Elrick introduce Jack Warner, Robert Beatty, Lupino Lane, Dorothy Squires, Arthur English, Leslie Adams, Jacqueline Delman, Max Bacon, Cardew Robinson, Peter Haigh, The Water Rats' Choir and Guest Stars.


Presenter (King Rat):
Dave O'Gorman
Presenter (Past King Rat):
George Elrick
Jack Warner
Robert Beatty
Lupino Lane
Dorothy Squires
Arthur English
Leslie Adams
Jacqueline Delman
Max Bacon
Cardew Robinson
Peter Haigh
The Water Rats' Choir
Orchestra directed by:
Eric Robinson
Freddie Robertson
Audley Southcott
Richard Afton

From the novel by Elizabeth Bowen
Television play by Anne Allan and Julian Amyes
[Starring] David Peel, Robert Speaight, Andre van Gyseghem and Heather Sears

(Heather Sears broadcasts by permission of Remus Films, Ltd.)
See facing page and page 7


From the novel by:
Elizabeth Bowen
Television play by:
Anne Allan
Television play by/Producer:
Julian Amyes
Barry Learoyd
St. Quentin Miller:
Andre van Gyseghem
Anna Quayne:
Ann Castle
Beryl Measor
Heather Sears
Thomas Quayne:
Peter Coke
Major Brutt:
Robert Speaight
David Peel
Elizabeth Saunders
Daphne Heccomb:
Priscilla Morgan
Mrs. Heccomb:
Edith Sharpe
Dickie Heccomb:
John Fabian
Timothy Harley
Mr. Bursley:
Lane Meddick

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