Programme Index

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Preparations for Christmas
Presents, packaging party drinks and suggestions for entertaining with Roma Fairley, Vera McKechnie, James Drake, "Flotsam" (B.C. Hilliam).

and
Food for Thought
Geoffrey Johnson Smith introduces the subject of woman's place in a changing world.

Contributors

Presenter (Preparations for Christmas):
Roma Fairley
Presenter (Preparations for Christmas):
Vera McKechnie
Presenter (Preparations for Christmas):
James Drake
Singer (Preparations for Christmas):
B.C. Hilliam ("Flotsam")
Producer (Preparations for Christmas):
Rosemary Hill
Presenter (Food for Thought):
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Producer (Food for Thought):
Joyce Belfrage

presents
Prudence Kitten: Prudence Post Early
with Molly Blake.

5.10 All About Animals
George Cansdale shows you some more animals.

5.25 Keeping Fit
Isobel Barnett tells you about Keeping Fit.
Keeping fit is not just a matter of training for athletics. In today's programme Lady Barnett explains some of the ways in which the human body keeps itself in good condition and how you can help it.

5.40 Filmland
Jess Yates invites you to join him in the Children's Viewing Theatre for news and views of the latest films.
and
Off the Set
Come and Meet a Star.

(to 18.00)

Contributors

Presenter (Prudence Kitten):
Molly Blake
Presenter (All About Animals):
George Cansdale
Presenter (Keeping Fit):
Isobel Barnett
Presenter (Filmland):
Jess Yates
Presented by (Filmland):
Vere Lorrimer

[Starring] Robert Morley and Ian Wallace in an excerpt from S.A. Gorlinsky's presentation of a new musical play.
Book by S.N. Behrman and Joshua Logan.
Based on the trilogy of Marcel Pagnol

A special performance from the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane.
See facing page

Contributors

Book:
S.N. Behrman
Book:
Joshua Logan
Based on the trilogy of:
Marcel Pagnol
Music and lyrics:
Harold Rome
Director:
William Hammerstein
Scenery/Costumes:
null Wakhevitch
Choreography:
Onna White
Musical Direction:
Michael Collins
Presented for television by:
John Vernon
Panisse:
Robert Morley
Cesar:
Ian Wallace
The Admiral:
Michael Gough
Marius:
Kevin Scott
Fanny:
Janet Pavek
Honorine:
Mona Washbourne
Arab dancing girl:
null Hameda
Escartiflque:
C. Denier Warren
Monsieur Brun:
Julian Orchard
[Actress]:
Sheelagh Aldrich
[Actor]:
Dennis Blake
[Actor]:
William Clothier
[Actor]:
Louis Conrad
[Actor]:
Cyril Crook
[Actress]:
Leander Fedden
[Actor]:
Alan Gabriel
[Actress]:
Madge Goldie
[Actor]:
Holley Gray
[Actress]:
Valerie Hayward
[Actress]:
Eira Heath
[Actor]:
Edwin Hill
[Actor]:
Ross Howard
[Actor]:
Lawson Johnson
[Actress]:
Janet Joye
[Actress]:
Pauline Knight
[Actor]:
Tony Manning
[Actor]:
Dennis McGregor
[Actress]:
Alison Mcguire
[Actor]:
Jim Parnell
[Actor]:
Robert Passfield
[Actor]:
Roy Pattison
[Actress]:
Prudence Potter
[Actress]:
Barbara Rendell
[Actor]:
Ken Smith
[Actress]:
Shirley Spencer
[Actress]:
Suzanne Steele
[Actress]:
Shirley Sunners
[Actor]:
Sven van Zyl
[Actress]:
Frances Youles

Jack Payne introduces stars and personalities who are Off the Record
together with the latest news from the record industry featuring Max Bygraves, Shirley Abicair, Dickie Henderson, Dorothy Squires, The Four Jones Boys, Ronnie Harris and the Victor Feldman Quartet with the Concert Orchestra and the George Mitchell Singers
Conducted by Stanley Black

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Payne
Singer:
Max Bygraves
Singer:
Shirley Abicair
Singer:
Dickie Henderson
Singer:
Dorothy Squires
Singers:
The Four Jones Boys
Singer:
Ronnie Harris
Musicians:
The Victor Feldman Quartet
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Conducted by:
Stanley Black
Producer:
Bill Cotton, Jnr.

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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