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Percy Thrower's guest is H.F. Newsome, Secretary of the National Dahlia Society, who gives advice on cultivation and hints for exhibition.
Francis Hanger, Curator of the Royal Horticultural Society's Gardens at Wisley, talks about late-flowering shrubs.
Percy Thrower demonstrates general work in the garden, including disbudding chrysanthemums, potting and planting strawberries, and ripening onions.
(A BBC telerecording)

Contributors

Presenter:
Percy Thrower
Guest:
H. F. Newsome
Item presenter:
Francis Hanger
Producer:
John Furness

A film for Older Children
Rodeo Racketeers
A gang of confidence tricksters stage a rodeo in a small town, planning to make off with the entry fees, but the plot is discovered by the Cisco Kid and Pancho.

Bill Radford - Reporter: 2: Missing from Home
by Ernest Dudley.

Contributors

Writer (Bill Radford - Reporter):
Ernest Dudley
Producer (Bill Radford - Reporter):
Pharic MacLaren
Film sequences photographed by (Bill Radford - Reporter):
Peter Sargent
Bill Radford:
Derek Waring
Charlie Legge:
Ian Fleming
Susan Legge:
Sylvia Bidmead
Arthur:
Anthony Green
Inspector Harris:
Edward Forsyth
Mrs. Hughes:
Beatrice Varley
Mr. Barry:
Kevin Stoney
Mrs. Barry:
Noel Dyson
Helen Barry:
Margaret McCourt
Gypsy woman:
Gladys Spencer
Gypsy youth:
Robert Gillespie

Some stories of a London policeman by Ted Willis.
[Starring] Jack Warner as Dixon of Dock Green

Contributors

Writer:
Ted Willis
Designer:
Lawrence Broadhouse
Production:
Douglas Moodie
P.C. George Dixon:
Jack Warner
Andy:
Peter Byrne
Sergeant Flint:
Arthur Rigby
P.C. 'Tubb' Barrell:
Neil Wilson
Mary:
Jeannette Hutchinson
Sgt. Grace Millard:
Moira Mannion
Peggy:
Margaret Allworthy
Pam:
Valerie Gaunt
Kathleen:
Jean Trend
Billy the tramp:
Jefferson Clifford
Muriel:
Diana Beaumont
Frank Meek:
James Ottaway

Starring Jimmy Wheeler
with Lilly Yokot, The Ballerina of the Bicycle
Mr. Rolando, The Aristocrat of Balance
Semprini, The Two Pirates, Charlie Drake, Bryan Johnson, Marion Keene, The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes, The George Mitchell Singers.

Contributors

Comedian:
Jimmy Wheeler
Entertainer:
Lilly Yokot
Entertainer:
Mr. Rolando
Pianist:
null Semprini
Comedians:
The Two Pirates
Comedian:
Charlie Drake
Singer:
Bryan Johnson
Singer:
Marion Keene
Dancers:
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Orchestra directed by:
Eric Robinson
Script:
Sid Colin
Script:
Talbot Rothwell
Dance direction:
Leslie Roberts
Musical arranger:
Ted Astley
Designer:
Douglas Smith
Producer:
George Inns

BBC Television

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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