British childrens magazine program which has run since the end of the 50s. Aimed at kids from the age of about 6-14. The show has different segments where the presenters would show the viewers how to make things, how to care for your pet, and other features. Written by
Jeffrey Petro <JeffP@iserver.icon.palo-alto.med.va.gov>
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Of the period 16th October 1958 to 5th November 1962, only two clips from the show are known to be archived. Approximately 312 editions survive from between 12 November 1962 and 9th December 1968, whilst (thanks to long-term series editor Biddy Baxter
) every episode exists from Thursday 12th December 1968 onwards. See more
[deliberate double-entendre in item about making hedges by partially cutting tree trunks and laying the trees flat
One of the competitors was saying to me that as long as you have a decent length to start with, you can manage a good lay.
Referenced in Sykes: End of the World
Composed by Herbert Ashworth-Hope
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