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A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Margaret Hubble and including
' From Day to Day': Jeannette Maillaud , a Frenchwoman living In Paris, gives a picture of her daily life
' Reading Your Letters': a programme of opinions from the Woman's Hour post-bag
' Could you build yourself a boat?' Phyllis Keeves Simpson says Very likely '
' Profile of the Month': Gordon Cruickshank introduces Ella Maillart , well-known traveller and writer
Serial: Excellent Women ' by Barbara Pym. Abridged by the author. Read by Nan Munro


Introduced By:
Margaret Hubble
Jeannette Maillaud
Phyllis Keeves Simpson
Gordon Cruickshank
Ella Maillart
Barbara Pym.
Read By:
Nan Munro

A new musical comedy presented by Jack Hylton
Cast includes:
Book and lyrics by Alan Melville Music by Kenneth Leslie-Smith and Charles Zwar
The play produced by Richard Bird
Production staged by Alec Shanks
Orchestra directed by Bretton Byrd
Introduced by Brian Johnston From the London Hippodrome


Presented By:
Jack Hylton
Alan Melville
Music By:
Kenneth Leslie-Smith
Music By:
Charles Zwar
Produced By:
Richard Bird
Alec Shanks
Directed By:
Bretton Byrd
Introduced By:
Brian Johnston
Arthur Golightly:
Arthur Askey
Julie Wilson
Bill Hartley:
Brian Reece
Jane Sally:
Ann Howes
Mrs Cocklebury:
Aletha Orr
Bill Stewart
J Wellington Cocklebury:
Arthur Gomez
John Moore

The story of a great experiment in international co-operation based on reports by a United Nations team led by Ritchie Calder
Written by Francis Dillon
Music by Matyas Seiber
Produced by Laurence Gilliam and Gerald Kedn
1-The Fight for Life
The United Nations team made a hundred-day journey through the cities and villages, rivers, and jungles, in South-East Asia. In these countries United Nations specialists and local Government experts are working together to bring new standards in health, food, and education to one-third of the population of the world. (A recorded programme produced by the Radio Divisions of UNESCO and the United Nations)
(Gene Kelly broadcasts by permission of Meiro-Goldwyn-Mayer)


Written By:
Francis Dillon
Music By:
Matyas Seiber
Produced By:
Laurence Gilliam
Produced By:
Gerald Kedn
Gene Kelly

Light Programme

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