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Family Affairs: Problems of Living
The "Family Affairs" panel of experts discusses problems sent by viewers:
Dr. Winifred de Kok
John Watson, Juvenile Court Magistrate
Freda Grimble, Secretary of the National Society of Children's Nurseries
Cyril Bibby
Olive Shapley in the chair.
Letters to the panel should be sent to: "Family Affairs", [address removed]

and
Portrait Gallery
Profile of a successful woman.
Arranged and introduced by Nest Bradney.

Contributors

Panellist (Family Affairs):
Dr. Winifred de Kok
Panellist (Family Affairs):
John Watson
Panellist (Family Affairs):
Freda Grimble
Panellist (Family Affairs):
Cyril Bibby
Chairman (Family Affairs):
Olive Shapley
Producer (Family Affairs):
Beryl Radley
Presenter/Arranged by (Portrait Gallery):
Nest Bradney
Producer (Portrait Gallery):
Joyce Belfrage

Children's Playtime
Barrie Edgar invites you to join The Harry Engleman Trio, Humfrey Bulleid, Jack Skinner and Bobbie Kimber in a Variety entertainment from Birmingham.

5.30 Theft Royal
A play by C.E. Webber.
(Douglas Blackwell is appearing in 'No Time for Sergeants' at Her Majesty's Theatre; Arthur Lowe is in 'The Pajama Game' at the Coliseum, London; Derek Godfrey appears by permission of the directors of the Old Vic Trust, Ltd.)
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Contributors

Presenter (Children's Playtime):
Barrie Edgar
Musicians (Children's Playtime):
The Harry Engleman Trio
Performer (Children's Playtime):
Humfrey Bulleid
Performer (Children's Playtime):
Jack Skinner
Ventriloquist (Children's Playtime):
Bobbie Kimber
Arranged by (Children's Playtime):
Peggy Bacon
Producer (Children's Playtime):
Philip Lewis
Writer (Theft Royal):
C.E. Webber
Director (Theft Royal):
Pharic Maclaren
Producer (Theft Royal):
Rex Tucker
Designer (Theft Royal):
Roy Smith
Colonel Blood:
William Devlin
Meg:
Violet Loxley
Robert Parrot:
Douglas Blackwell
Talbot Edwards:
Arthur Lowe
Mrs. Edwards:
Joyce Chancellor
Elizabeth Edwards:
Brenda Dean
Thomas Hunt:
James Sharkey
Richard Holloway:
Lane Meddick
Giles Edwards:
Bruce Stewart
Charles II:
Derek Godfrey

Starring Vera Lynn
From the King's Theatre, Hammersmith.
With Semprini, The Keynotes, Dennis Spicer
with guest artist: Julian Bream
The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes

Contributors

Singer:
Vera Lynn
Pianist:
null Semprini
Vocalists:
The Keynotes
Ventriloquist:
Dennis Spicer
Guitarist:
Julian Bream
Dancers:
Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Dance direction:
Leslie Roberts
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Orchestra leader:
David McCallum
Script:
Freddie Robertson
Producer:
Albert Stevenson

attends a dinner given by the Army
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Her Majesty the Queen attends a Dinner given in her honour by the Army

At 8.15
Outside Broadcast cameras visit the Great Hall of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, to see the arrival of Her Majesty the Queen and members of the Royal Family.

At 10.15
The Secretary of State for War, The Rt. Hon. J.H. Hare, G.B.E., M.P. proposes the toast of 'Her Majesty the Queen'
Her Majesty replies

Sam Pollock writes on page 3

Contributors

Speaker:
The Rt. Hon. J.H. Hare, G.B.E., M.P.
Speaker:
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Commentator:
Richard Dimbleby
Television Presentation:
Alan Chivers

by Lennox Phillips
[Starring] Joan Miller and Hugh Sinclair

The action takes place at Threep, the home of the Duffs, in the Scottish Borders
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Contributors

Writer:
Lennox Phillips
Producer:
Vivian A. Daniels
Designer:
Stephen Taylor
Rob Duff:
Hugh Sinclair
Coila Fintry:
Junia Crawford
Jean Duff:
Joan Miller
Doctor Grant:
James Raglan
Kate:
Dorothy Smith
Hanna Renfleld:
Margaret Diamond
Colonel William Fintry:
Ian Colin

attends a dinner given by the Army.
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Her Majesty the Queen attends a Dinner given in her honour by the Army

At 8.15
Outside Broadcast cameras visit the Great Hall of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea, to see the arrival of Her Majesty the Queen and members of the Royal Family

At 10.15 The Secretary of State for War, The Rt. Hon. J.H. Hare, G.B.E., M.P., proposed the toast of 'Her Majesty the Queen'
Her Majesty replies

Contributors

Commentator:
Richard Dimbleby
Television Presentation:
Alan Chivers

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