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Mrs. Dale, the doctor's wife, records the daily happenings in the life of her family
Script by Billy Thatcher
For cast see Tuesday, 4.15
Isobel was very angry not to have been asked to join the Fete committee, and Mrs. Freeman decided to tackle Mrs. Sandiman about it. While Gerard Kingsley and Hichens were with Sally at the cottage, Francis Austin arrived and told them the story of the hoax ghost at Clare House. Mrs. Freeman wrote her first column for the Parkwood Hill Gazette. Dotty agreed that Renee should live with Mrs. Morgan at Kenton. Jenny decided to join Hilary on her houseboat for a week.

Contributors

Script By:
Billy Thatcher
Unknown:
Gerard Kingsley

A general knowledge contest in which listeners from all over the British Isles compete for the title "Brain of Britain".

Featuring each week three winners from Round 1 of the contest

Frank Goodman (West London)
B.J. Hazzard (S.W. London)
Mrs. Pamela Cox (Kent)
The programme also includes
"What Do You Want to Know?" in which interesting questions sent by listeners are answered by well-known experts.
This week's guest expert: Professor Tolansky , D.Sc., F.R.S.
Chairman, Franklin Engelmann

(BBC recording)

Contributors

Contestant:
Frank Goodman
Contestant:
B.J. Hazzard
Contestant:
Mrs. Pamela Cox
Guest Expert:
Professor Tolansky D.Sc., F.R.S.
Chairman:
Franklin Engelmann
Writer:
John P. Wynn
Producer:
Joan Clark

Bringing you the music of the BBC Show Band
Directed by Cyril Stapleton featuring Bill Maynard with words and music in the individual style of The Stargazers, Harold Smart
Bert Weedon , Dennis Wilson
The Show Band Singers Directed by Cliff Adams and Matt Monro
Script by Eric Merriman and Lewis Schwarz
Produced by John Browell

Contributors

Directed By:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Bill Maynard
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Directed By:
Cliff Adams
Directed By:
Matt Monro
Script By:
Eric Merriman
Script By:
Lewis Schwarz
Produced By:
John Browell

A weekly preview of the latest crime and mystery fiction
The crooks. detectives, and other characters (nice and nasty) played by Macdonald Parke
Richard Hurndall , Brenda Dunricn
John Forde. Sally Marsh and Peter Bridgmont
Produced by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Played By:
MacDonald Parke
Played By:
Richard Hurndall
Unknown:
Brenda Dunricn
Unknown:
John Forde.
Unknown:
Sally Marsh
Unknown:
Peter Bridgmont
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

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