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Gwen Farrow talks to J. Austin Heady of the Medical Research Council, and a doctor of the General Register Office, about the findings of their recent survey on deaths in infancy.
Elizabeth Boyd, a Health Visitor, gives practical advice on infant care.
Ann Dally shows an ingenious way of carrying a young baby.

Contributors

Presenter:
Gwen Farrow
Panellist:
J. Austin Heady
Panellist:
A doctor of the General Register Office [name uncredited]
Item presenter:
Elizabeth Boyd
Item presenter:
Ann Dally
Arranged by:
Ann-Marie Gardner Stewart
Producer:
Beryl Radley

by Field-Marshal the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, K.G., G.C.B., D.S.O.
Outside broadcast cameras cover the arrival of the Official Party in Royal Parade, and the Speech of Welcome inside The Guildhall by the Lord Mayor of Plymouth, Councillor P.N. Washbourn, to which Lord Montgomery replies.

(A recording of this morning's ceremony)

Contributors

Speaker:
Field-Marshal the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
Speaker:
Councillor P.N. Washbourn
Commentator:
Tom Salmon
Television Presentation:
Peter Bale

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(The Fastest Show in Black and White)
Starring The Mitchell Minstrels
Conducted by George Mitchell
Stan Stennett, Margo Henderson
and The Television Toppers, Joan Hinde, The Jackpots, Dai Francis, Tony Mercer, John Boulter

Contributors

Singers/Dancers:
The Mitchell Minstrels
Musicians:
The Minstrel Orchestra
Conductor/Vocal Arrangements:
George Mitchell
Comedian:
Stan Stennett
Actress:
Margo Henderson
Singers/Dancers:
The Television Toppers
Trumpeter:
Joan Hinde
Musicians:
The Jackpots
Singer:
Dai Francis
Singer:
Tony Mercer
Singer:
John Boulter
Dance Director:
Larry Gordon
Musical Arranger:
Alan Bristow
Musical Arranger:
Ray Terry
Settings by:
Stanley Dorfman
Deviser/Producer:
George Inns

Old-Time Music-Hall from the City Varieties, Leeds (by arrangement with Harry Joseph) presents
Albert Modley, Terry Scott, Barbara Simpson, The Alberts, Ken Brooke assisted by Fred Godfrey, The Two Munros.
Chairman, Leonard Sachs

(BBC recording)

Contributors

Entertainer:
Albert Modley
Comedian:
Terry Scott
Singer:
Barbara Simpson
Musical Comedians:
The Alberts
Magician:
Ken Brooke
Magician's Assistant:
Fred Godfrey
Performers:
The Two Munros
Chairman:
Leonard Sachs
Musical Director:
George Clouston
Producer:
Barney Colehan

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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