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A weekly programme for mothers and fathers in which they can discuss and hear discussed the difficulties and pleasures of bringing up a family

Father and Baby
by a doctor
Thoughts on the part played by father in the small baby's world

Some Questions on the 11-Plus Examination
Roy Nash puts some of the common problems and anxieties of parents to Dr. Lincoln Ralphs, Chief Education Officer for Norfolk. (BBC recording)
Compere Robin Holmes


Speaker (Father and Baby):
A doctor [name uncredited]
Interviewer (Some Questions on the 11-Plus Examination):
Roy Nash
Interviewee (Some Questions on the 11-Plus Examination):
Dr. Lincoln Ralphs
Robin Holmes
Arranged by:
Eileen Molony

Basil and Dorothy Street learn how to ask questions which are understood and answered, and discover that Spanish words only look unpronounceable. The lesson is learnt slowly in George's study in Hampstead and is then put into practice in a pension in Spain.

In the Study:
Teachers, George and Miguel (Roger Delgado and Angel Luna)
Pupils, Dorothy and Basil Street (Vanessa Redgrave and Basil Jones)
Demonstrators, Carlos and Maria (Amadeo Leris and Elena Morton)

In Spain:
La Patrona de la Pension (Elena Morton); Her son (Amadeo Leris); Basil and Dorothy

(BBC recording)
For notes and vocabulary see page 58


Jack Sage
R.A. Escoffey
In the Study - Teacher:
George: Roger Delgado
In the Study - Teacher:
Miguel: Angel Luna
In the Study - Pupil:
Dorothy Street: Vanessa Redgrave
In the Study - Pupil:
Basil Street: Basil Jones
In the Study - Demonstrator:
Carlos: Amadeo Leris
In the Study - Demonstrator:
Maria: Elena Morton
In Spain - La Patrona de la Pension:
Elena Morton
In Spain - Her son:
Amadeo Leris

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