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Percy Thrower deals with the pruning of cordon and bush fruit trees and shows how to train a peach tree.
Seasonal work includes the making and putting in of rose cuttings and the sowing of sweet peas.
Percy Thrower advises on good indoor plants for the winter.
(A BBC telerecording)

Contributors

Presenter:
Percy Thrower
Producer:
John Furness

Trapped in the Canyon
[Starring] The Cisco Kid
The Cisco Kid and Pancho are on the trail of a gang of bandits, but after a running gun-battle they are themselves trapped by the outlaws. Pinned down by a hail of bullets the situation for Cisco and Pancho looks desperate. Can they turn the tables?

4.55 Children's International Newsreel

5.15 The Appleyards: John's Wedding
by Freda Lingstrom.

Contributors

Writer (The Appleyards):
Freda Lingstrom
Designer (The Appleyards):
Roy Smith
Film Cameraman (The Appleyards):
David Prosser
Film Editor (The Appleyards):
Ron de Mattos
Producer (The Appleyards):
Kevin Sheldon
Mum:
Constance Fraser
Dad:
Douglas Muir
Tommy:
Derek Rowe
Margaret:
Carole Olver
Hazel:
Barbara Brown
John:
David Edwards
Sally:
Erica Hoven
Mr. Spiller:
C.B. Poultney
The Greengrocer:
Esmond Webb
The Policeman:
Raymond Witch

A serial in six episodes by Michael Gilbert.
[Starring] Edward Chapman and William Lucas with Gene Anderson
Michael Gilbert writes on page 5

Contributors

Writer:
Michael Gilbert
Designer:
John Cooper
Producer:
Andrew Osborn
Charlton Bradbury:
William Lucas
Herbert:
Brian Peck
Clare Pinnock:
Gene Anderson
Mr. Brakewell:
Edward Chapman
M. Bernard:
Patrick Westwood
Major Trump:
Ballard Berkeley
Paula:
Myrtle Reed
Mabel:
Anne McGrath
Sammy:
Michael Wynne
Travel agent:
Victor Piatt
Clerk in Certair office:
Dennis Clinton
Superintendent Haxtell:
Alan Robinson
Monks:
Wolfe Morris
Barton:
Howard Lang
Police Sergeant (voice)/Other parts played by:
David Chivers
Other parts played by:
Donald Grant

[Starring] Norman Wisdom
with Marion Keene, Eddie Leslie, Jeremy Hawk, Gay Owen, June Ellis, The Show Dancers, The George Mitchell Singers
See page 6

Contributors

Comedian:
Norman Wisdom
Singer:
Marion Keene
[Actor]:
Eddie Leslie
[Actor]:
Jeremy Hawk
[Actor]:
Gay Owen
[Actress]:
June Ellis
Dancers:
The Show Dancers
Dance direction:
Ernest Maxin
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Musical Associate:
Bill Snaith
Orchestra conducted by:
George Clouston
Designer:
Audley Southcott
Producer:
Ernest Maxin

The television version of the popular sound radio programme.
Drusilla Beyfus, Richard Dimbleby, Jack Train, Anona Winn ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers.
("Twenty Questions" is televised by arrangement with Maurice Winnick)
See page 9

Contributors

Panellist:
Drusilla Beyfus
Panellist:
Richard Dimbleby
Panellist:
Jack Train
Panellist:
Anona Winn
Chairman:
Gilbert Harding
Associate Producer:
C.F. Meehan
Producer:
Josephine Douglas

A bout of humour in which Jack Watson ensures a good clean fight between Joe Church Derek Roy and Alfred Marks.
Inter-round notes by Maria Pavlou
Accompanied by Jimmy Leach and his Organolians
From the BBC's North of England studios

Contributors

Chairman:
Jack Watson
Panellist:
Joe Church
Panellist:
Derek Roy
Panellist:
Alfred Marks
Singer/Inter-round notes:
Maria Pavlou
Musicians/accompanied by:
Jimmy Leach and his Organolians
Editor:
James Casey
Producer:
Ronnie Taylor

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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