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A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Metals in the Cold by E. G. West Ph.D , ., F.I.M.
The project to import methane-the waste gas from overseas oilfields-has recently been brought to fruition as the result of researches in several fields of science, including metallurgy. Dr. West describes some of the work that had to be carried out to find a metal that could be safely used at the temperature of liquid methane-a hundred-and-fifty-six degrees below freezing point Centigrade.


E. G. West Ph.D

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
James Bruce talks about hydrangeas and deals with their care from the time the cuttings are taken until they reach the flowering stage
C. E. Cherry suggests suitable bedding plants to provide a display of colour throughout the summer months


Introduced By:
Roy Hay
James Bruce

A weekly magazine
Arranged and introduced by Bill Hartley
Blossom Time: This weekend in the Vale of Evesham-what to see and how to get there
Road Signs: An explanation by Geoffrey Hancock of the Ministry of Transport's colour scheme
Horses on the Highway: Georgia Henschel has some thoughts on the relationship between rider and driver The Lawyer: Police powers to remove parked cars
Cars of other Lands: 8-Italy. Joseph Lowrey, technical editor of The Motor, reports
The week's motoring news, and other items of topical interest
Edited by H. Saunders-Jacobs


Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Geoffrey Hancock
Edited By:
H. Saunders-Jacobs

Network Three

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