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Family Affairs: Problems of Living
The 'Family Affairs' Panel discusses problems sent by viewers.
This month it includes Dr. Winifred de Kok, Peggy Jay, John Watson, The Rev. Walter Lane.
In the chair, Beryl Radley
Letters to the Panel should be sent to: Mrs. Beryl Radley, 'Family Affairs', [address removed]

3.15 Cookery Club
Guest Cook Beatrice Hayes shows how to decorate a cake for Easter.

(to 15.30)

Contributors

Panellist (Family Affairs:
Problems of Living): Dr. Winifred de Kok
Panellist (Family Affairs:
Problems of Living): Peggy Jay
Panellist (Family Affairs:
Problems of Living): John Watson
Panellist (Family Affairs:
Problems of Living): The Rev. Walter Lane
Chairman (Family Affairs:
Problems of Living): Beryl Radley
Director:
Brenda Horsfield
Cook (Cookery Club):
Beatrice Hayes
Producer:
Ann Shead

A monthly look at the countryside.
Bruce Campbell introduces

Flower of the Month
The Sweet Violet-Ode of the earnest of spring flowers.

Club Room
Leslie Jackman shows various methods of making a freshwater aquarium.

The Awakening Countryside
Hugh Newman shows some butterflies, moths, and animals that are now beginning to reappear after their long winter sleep.

From the BBC's West of England studio
(BBC recording)

Contributors

Presenter:
Bruce Campbell
Item presenter (Club Room):
Leslie Jackman
Item presenter (The Awakening Countryside):
Hugh Newman
Producer:
Christopher Parsons

Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
Sport-Music-People
Cinema - Theatre - Argument
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Macdonald Hastings and this week, Noel Harrison.

Contributors

Presenter:
Cliff Michelmore
Reporter:
Derek Hart
Reporter:
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Reporter:
Macdonald Hastings
Singer/guitarist:
Noel Harrison
Producer:
Donald Baverstock

Jack Payne brings you Words and Music and conducts the Concert Orchestra.
His many guests include: Virginia McKenna, Joan Regan, Adele Leigh, James Pease, Margit Muller, Bill Travers, Anne de Nys, Eileen Broster

(Virginia McKenna appears by permission of The Rank Organisation; Bill Travers, by permission of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Ltd.)

Contributors

Presenter/Conductor:
Jack Payne
Musicians:
The Concert Orchestra
Guest:
Virginia McKenna
Singer:
Joan Regan
Singer:
Adele Leigh
Baritone:
James Pease
Singer:
Margit Muller
Reader:
Bill Travers
Singer:
Anne de Nys
Pianist:
Eileen Broster
Producer:
John Street

In 1846, at University College Hospital, London, the great surgeon, Robert Liston, performed an operation which made history. This is a reconstruction of that operation and the events leading up to it.
Written and produced by Bill Duncalf.
The BBC is grateful for facilities afforded by the Wellcome Historical Medical Library; University College Hospital Medical School, London; the School of Dental Surgery, University of Edinburgh; and the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

Contributors

Research:
Edwin Clarke, M.D.
Research:
Noel Poynter, Ph.D.
Narrator:
Andre Morell
Designer:
Stephen Bundy
Writer/producer:
Bill Duncalf

Throughout the years men's minds have been won over by the use of elementary psychological techniques. Today these techniques have been refined and are used for ideological and political ends. Tonight's programme examines the questions of sudden conversions and mass hysteria.
Taking part are: A Consultant Psychiatrist, A Physician in Psychological Medicine

Contributors

Panellist:
A Consultant Psychiatrist [name uncredited]
Panellist:
A Physician in Psychological Medicine [name uncredited]
Producer:
Hugh Burnett

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