Featuring Eileen Joyce at the Royal Festival Hall, Natalie Krassovska of London's Festival Ballet, the Old Vic Company including Claire Bloom and Michael Hordern. The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain conducted by Sir Adrian Boult. The Crazy Gang. Nervo and Knox. Bud Flanagan....
England retain the Calcutta Cup by 19-3 in a win against Scotland at Murrayfield
Teddy Gardener beats Terry Allen on points to win British Flyweight title
First investiture of the year at Buckingham Palace.
Kilmarnock beat Clyde 2 goals to 0 in Scottish Cup semi-final. Ibrox Park, Glasgow.
Prince Philip presents Prunier trophy to herring catch crew. London.
The Irish Ambassador meets Raymond Muir in the United States of America.
Ann Fairlie sets a new world swimming record for the 100 metres back stroke
Olympic oars in training in London.