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A record on film of France's capital city, including the Elysee Palace, the home of the President of France, and the residence of the Queen and the Duke during their stay in Paris.
Presented in collaboration with Radiodiffusion-Television Francaise

Vera McKechnie introduces:

Arthur Garratt and George Crockett who do some surprising things with glass.

Desmond Leslie with Kit Richardson reporting on flying saucers.

Charlie who tells another behind-the-scenes story about the studios.
Clive Dunn as Charlie.

A Well-Kept Bicycle
Advice from an expert.

Sally Logan
A young singer from Scotland.

Willoughby with Rolf Harris

Contributors

Presenter:
Vera McKechnie
Item presenter:
Arthur Garratt
Item presenter:
George Crockett
Item presenter:
Desmond Leslie
Reporter:
Kit Richardson
Script (Charlie):
Philip Dale
Charlie:
Clive Dunn
Singer:
Sally Logan
Presenter (Willoughby):
Rolf Harris
Voices (Willoughby):
Peter Hawkins
Voices (Willoughby):
Iris Tuiley
Edited and produced by:
Peter Scroggs

David Nixon says It's Magic and introduces a thirty minute mixture of mystery and music with June Merlin, Sheila Holt and a panel of celebrities to see fair play.

Contributors

Presenter/magician:
David Nixon
Magician:
June Merlin
Dancer:
Sheila Holt
Designer:
Guy Sheppard
Orchestra directed by:
Eric Robinson
Orchestrations:
Alan Bristow
Dance direction:
Sheila Holt
Dance direction:
Tom Gillis
Producer:
Graeme Muir

from the Carlton Ballroom, Maida Vale.
featuring Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra with Victor Barrett and Doreen Freeman, Sammy Osborne and Peggy Dullaghan, The Phil Williams Formation Team from Cardiff.
Victor Silvester's Dancing Lesson and the finalists compete for the Television Dancing Trophy.
Hostess: Patti Morgan

Contributors

Musicians:
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Dancer:
Victor Barrett
Dancer:
Doreen Freeman
Dancer:
Sammy Osborne
Dancer:
Peggy Dullaghan
Formation dancers:
The Phil Williams Formation Team
Dancer:
Victor Silvester
Hostess:
Patti Morgan
Producer:
Richard Afton

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