Programme Index

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Look and Choose
An enquiry into raincoats.
Conducted by Isobel Barnett in co-operation with the British Rainwear Manufacturers' Federation and the National Federation of Dyers and Cleaners

Quick and Easy Dressmaking
The second showing of the film of the cocktail dress demonstrated last Wednesday.

As Time Goes By
A mixed bag of songs, topics, and personalities picked at random by your host, Billy Milton.


Presenter (Look and Choose):
Isobel Barnett
Producer (Look and Choose):
Monica Sims
Host (As Time Goes By):
Billy Milton
Presented by (As Time Goes By):
Richard Gilbert

The further adventures of Billy Bean: 5: Nuts and Crackers

5.15 Jack-in-the-Box
with Phil Tate and his Orchestra.
(Phil Tate appears by permission of Hammersmith Palais, Ltd.)

5.45 Jumping in the Gym
Ted Blake and boys from the Gymnastic Club of the Mayfield Youth Centre, Ilford, demonstrate a series of exciting turns and tumbles on the trampoline.

(to 18.00)


Puppetry (Billy Bean):
Elizabeth Donaldson
Assisted by (Billy Bean):
Ann Pavitt
Assisted by (Billy Bean):
Andrew Brownfoot
Voices (Billy Bean):
Peter Hawkins
Voices (Billy Bean):
Ivan Owen
Animations (Billy Bean):
Reginald Jeffryes
Script and Production (Billy Bean):
Vere Lorrimer
Musicians (Jack-in-the-Box):
Phil Tate and his Orchestra
Producer (Jack-in-the-Box):
John Hunter Blair
Trampolinist (Jumping in the Gym):
Ted Blake
Commentator (Jumping in the Gym):
Bill Latto

David Nixon says It's Magic! and introduces a thirty-minute mixture of mystery and music with The Amazing Margoes, Robert Harbin, Rudillante and a panel of celebrities to see fair play.
See page 7


David Nixon
The Amazing Margoes
Robert Harbin
null Rudillante
Orchestra conducted by:
Eric Robinson
Alan Bristow
Graeme Muir

(See foot of page)

Toast of the Concert Artistes
Proposed by Frederic Gregory, Chairman
Reply by Cyril Fletcher, President

Toast of the Guests
Proposed by Bob Monkhouse
Reply by Yvonne Arnaud and Fred Emney

Introduced by John Ellison

(A telerecording of the BBC 'Roving Eye' visit last night to the Park Lane Hotel, London)


John Ellison
Proposer (Toast of the Concert Artistes):
Frederic Gregory
Reply (Toast of the Concert Artistes):
Cyril Fletcher
Proposer (Toast of the Guests):
Bob Monkhouse
Reply (Toast of the Guests):
Yvonne Arnaud
Reply (Toast of the Guests):
Fred Emney
Presented by:
Douglas Fleming

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