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The Esher Cup over 1 mile for three year olds only

The Guildford Handicap Stakes over 1J miles for four year olds and upwards

Peter O'Sullevan describes the racing.
Clive Graham identifies the runners and riders in the Parade Ring, and John Rickman interviews in the Paddock.
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Contributors

Commentator:
Peter O'Sullevan
Paddock commentator:
Clive Graham
Interviewer:
John Rickman
Presented for television by:
John Vernon

A series of plays by Anthony Buckeridge.

(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on May 6, 1956)

Contributors

Writer:
Anthony Buckeridge
Producer:
Pharic MacLaren
Film Cameraman:
David Prosser
Film Editor:
John Pullen
The Sheldrake Juniors - Rex Milligan:
Paul Streather
The Sheldrake Juniors - Jigger Johnson:
Anthony Bryant
The Sheldrake Juniors - J.O. Stagg:
Anthony Valentine
The Sheldrake Juniors - Alfie Cutforth:
William Simons
The Tech. Juniors - Spikey Andrews:
Wilfrid Downing
The Tech. Juniors - Bubblegum Tucker:
Melvyn Hayes
Mrs. Tucker:
Maud Long
Builder:
Lane Meddick
Others taking part:
Douglas Chapman
Others taking part:
Graham Larkin
Others taking part:
Roger Page
Others taking part:
Kenneth Tyllsen
Others taking part:
Andrew Vale
Others taking part:
James Warren

Climb aboard the Six-Five Special
Josephine Douglas and Pete Murray together with Humphrey Lyttelton and his Band introduce new 'Six-Five Specialists':
Jim Arthur, Leon Bell and his Hellcats, Jim Dale, Terry Dene and his Deneagers
The Johnny Lenniz Group featuring The Earl of Wharncliffe, The Peterson Brothers
Guest vocalist: Vera Day
Featuring Sport, Freddie Mills

Contributors

Presenter:
Josephine Douglas
Presenter:
Pete Murray
Musicians:
Humphrey Lyttelton and his Band
Performer:
Jim Arthur
Group:
Leon Bell and his Hellcats
Singer:
Jim Dale
Group:
Terry Dene and his Deneagers
Group:
The Johnny Lenniz Group
Group:
The Petersen Brothers
Guest vocalist:
Vera Day
Sports presenter:
Freddie Mills
Additional research:
Kenneth Midwood
Scriptwriter:
Trevor Peacock
Producer:
Jack Good

A serial in six episodes by Ian Dallas from the novel by Denis B. Wylie.
[Starring] Ursula Howells, Peter Arne

(Peter Arne broadcasts by permission of Associated British Picture Corporation Ltd.)

Contributors

Author:
Denis B. Wylie
Adapted by:
Ian Dallas
Producer:
Peter Lambert
Designer:
Lawrence Broadhouse
Carrie Dean:
Jacqueline Hill
Ruth Blair:
Ursula Howells
Richard Kendal:
Peter Arne
Max Parrott:
Michael Warre
Doorman:
Henry Longhurst
Old Man:
Horace Sequeira
Smithy:
Erik Chitty
Barman:
Geoffrey Tyrrell
Ruby:
Jose Richard
Glad:
Marriott Watson
Eddy Toddy:
Mark Daly
Spayer:
David Lander
Adrian Millom:
Geoffrey Wearing

starring Benny Hill.
Aided and abetted by Jeremy Hawk and featuring Pia Beck, The Tanner Sisters,
Philip Harben, Susan Denny, Patricia Hayes, The Tommy Linden Dancers, The George Mitchell Singers.
Written by Dave Freeman and Benny Hill.

Contributors

Comedian/writer:
Benny Hill
[Actor]:
Jeremy Hawk
Pianist:
Pia Beck
Singers:
The Tanner Sisters
Guest:
Philip Harben
[Actress]:
Susan Denny
[Actress]:
Patricia Hayes
Dancers:
The Tommy Linden Dancers
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Dance direction:
Tommy Linden
Writer:
Dave Freeman
Musical arrangements/conductor:
Bob Sharples
Musical Associate:
Ivor Raymonde
Designer:
George Djurkovic
Producer:
Duncan Wood
Producer:
John Street

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