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Genome: [r4 Bd=19671001]

Haverstock Housing Trust by KATHARINE WHITEHORN

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Katharine White horn, Haverstock Housing Trust, [address removed]

This Trust provides flatlet accommodation at economic rents for unsupported mothers and their children who are known to have endured hardship through housing shortages.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671001]

Unknown: Katharine Whitehorn

Horn: Katharine White

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671008]

Radius/Sesame by DONALD SWANN

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Donald Swann , Radius/Sesame, [address removed]

Radius/Sesame encourages the mentally and physically handi. capped, the blind, deaf, and elderly to take an active part in drama and so helps them to enjoy a fuller life. through music, movement, mime. and simple acting Travelling groups entertain and involve their audiences. Training courses by professionals are offered to teachers and therapists. Sesame works through local authorities, hospital boards, and national organisations.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671008]

Unknown: Donald Swann

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671015]

Christian Medical Missions by DR. R. W. B. HOLLAND , m.b., F.R.C.S. (Edin), T.pk.

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Dr. Ronnie Holland, [address removed]

This appeal is sponsored by the Conference of British Missionary Societies, which represents many denominations, and is for funds to support medical mission work in India, Pakistan, and Nepal.

Dr. Holland is Superintendent o.

Quetta Hospital. As an ophthalmic surgeon his chief concern is to combat blindness among the nomadic tribesfolk of the North-west Frontier area. He is helped by his wife who, though partly paralysed, is a skilled anaesthetist

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671015]

Unknown: Dr. R. W. B. Holland

Unknown: Dr. Ronnie Hol

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671022]

The Richmond Fellowship by DAVID FROST

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to David Frost , Richmond Fellowship, [address removed]

The Richmond Fellowship provides residential centres for men and women who are in danger of, ot are recovering from, mental break. down. It trains its own staff and offers courses to social workers, clergy, and others concerned with the causes of breakdown, including alcoholism.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671022]

Unknown: David Frost

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671029]

Marie Curie Memorial Foundation by DAME FLORA ROBSON, D.B.E,

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Dame Flora Robson[address removed]

The Foundation is concerned with every aspect of the fight against cancer, ranging from prevention to relief and treatment. It runs twelve special Homes, a nationwide night nursing and welfare service for cancer sufferers in their own homes, a research laboratory, and an information bureau.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671029]

Unknown: Dame Flora Robson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671105]

The Helping Hand by ANDREW CRUICKSHANK

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Andrew Cruickshank, [address removed]

This organisation runs two residential homes where those who have been seriously addicted to alcohol or drugs, particularly the young, can continue to fight their disease under skilled care. A third house is urgently needed.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671105]

Unknown: Andrew Cruickshank

Unknown: Andrew Cruick

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671112]

King George's Fund for Sailors by SIR ALEC GUINNESS, C.B.E.

This central fund which supports. wholly or partly, over 100 Royal Navy, Merchant Navy and Fishermen's charities, is celebrating its Golden Jubilee year.

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671119]

British Leprosy Relief Association (Lepra) by JACK WARNER

Please send donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to [address removed]

Lepra advises Commonwealth Governments and Missions on their anti-leprosy work, supporting them with funds and trained personnel and concentrating on early diagnosis and treatment, especially of children. A special Control Project is now operating in Malawi and already more than 5,000 patients are receiving treatment in their villages.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671119]

Unknown: Jack Warner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671126]

Christmas Appeal for Children in Need of Help by STEVE RACE

This appeal is made each year and many thousands of children benefit. All donations received are distributed on the advice of the BBC's Appeals Advisory Committees.

Charitable organisations whose work falls within the terms of the appeal should write for information to the Appeals Oreaniser, [address removed]

Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to Children in Need of Help, [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671203]

Quaker Southern Housing Association by LORD SOPER

This Association provides flatlet accommodation at the lowest possible charges for unsupported mothers and their children. A qualified Nursery Nurse cares for the babies. while mothers are at work.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Lord Soper, Quaker Housing Appeal,[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671210]

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Fund by THE REV. AUSTEN WILLIAMS

Gifts in response to this annual appeal by the Vicar are distributed throughout the British Isles to people in need through illness or misfortune.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671210]

Unknown: Rev. Austen Williams

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671217]

Frimhurst Recuperative Home by RUPERT DAVIES

Frimhurst helps families in difficulty through stress and strain to face their problems and relax in homely, friendly surroundings.

Address for donations: Rupert Davies , Frimhurst Appeal, [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671217]

Unknown: Rupert Davies

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671225]

British Wireless for the Blind Fund by FRANKLIN ENGELMANN

The annual opportunity to provide radio sets for blind people.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to Franklin Engelmann, British Wireless for the Blind Fund, [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671225]

Appeal presented by: Franklin Engelmann

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671231]

The Medical Commission on Accident Prevention by RAYMOND BAXTER

The Medical Commission is a voluntary body of doctors which has set itself to study accidents-a major problem of modern life. It conducts research, advises non-medical organisations, and promotes life-saving techniques. The demands on its services, begun in 1964, increase.

Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to: Raymond Baxter , [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19671231]

Unknown: Raymond Baxter

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680107]

Little Eye Club by the ARCHDEACON OF WEST HAM

This is a club for young people aged fourteen and upwards, with a membership of 300. Funds are needed for structural alteration.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: The Archdeacon of West Ham[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680114]

Spelthorne St. Mary by JOHN BETJEMAN Spelthorne is a rehabilitation centre where drug addicts and alcoholics are helped to find their way back to a normal life.

Donations, preferably by crossed p.o. or cheque, to: John Betjeman [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680114]

Unknown: John Betjeman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680121]

The Campaigners by DR. W E. SHEWELL-COOPER , Clans' Chief

This national youth movement for boys and girls of all ages is operated both at home and abroad.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Dr. Shewell-Cooper[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680121]

Unknown: Dr. W E. Shewell-Cooper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680128]

The Fellowship Houses Trust by MAX BYGRAVES

The Trust provides independent flatlet accommodation for elderly people of low income.

Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to: Max Bygraves , The Fellowship Houses Trust, Clock House, Byfleet, Surrey

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680128]

Unknown: Max Bygraves

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680204]

City of Westminster Society for Mentally Handicapped Children by MALCOLM MUGGERIDGE

The Society maintains two Day Nurseries, in Pimlico and Padding-ton, and co-operates in running a Special Care Unit in St. John's Wood. A Residential Unit in London is urgently needed.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Malcolm Muggeridge[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680204]

Unknown: Malcolm Muggeridge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680211]

The Asthma Research Council by THE MARCHIONESS OF LOTHIAN The Council is planning to set up a special Asthma Research Unit in conjunction with the Brompton Hospital, which is world-famous in the field of chest diseases. The future of development will greatly depend upon public support.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680218]

Soldiers', Sailors', and Airmen's Families Association by KENNETH HORNE SSAFA gives personal help to families of Servicemen. ex-Servicemen, and their dependants all over the world.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to Kenneth Horne, SSAFA,[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680225]

The Samaritans by THE REV. CHAD VARAN

Suicidal, depressed, or lonely people can ring the Samaritans in eighty-three towns day or night in sixty one of them and find a sympathetic friend. Some 25,000 people ring each year, and by their doing so many lives are saved. The 10,000 Samaritans work for love but money is needed to maintain the service they provide. [address removed]

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680303]

Church of St. Mary, Thatcham by MICHAEL HORDERN

This Norman church was built on Saxon foundations in 1086. Funds are urgently needed for essential restoration work.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Michael Hordern [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680303]

Unknown: Michael Hordern

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680310]

Professional Classes Aid Council by Roy HAY

The Council aims to relieve distress among professional people and their dependants by providing pensions for those suffering from a chronic disabilty. temporary maintenance grants, and help with education for young people. It relies entirely on voluntary support.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Roy Hay [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680310]

Unknown: Roy Hay

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680324]

International Voluntary Service by LORD CARADON

I.V.S. is part of a worldwide organised service by volunteers among the deprived and disabled of any race and any age, wherever there is need, in this country, in Europe, or in the remotest communities of developing nations.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Lord Caradon, [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680331]

Florence Nightingale Hospital by CICELY COURTNEIDGE

Named after its first Lady Superintendent, this voluntary hospital provides medical and surgical treatment for ladies of limited means and those of the professional classes who cannot afford high fees elsewhere.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Cicely Courtneidge , [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680331]

Unknown: Cicely Courtneidge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680407]

London Adventure

Playground Association by Vanessa Redgrave

The Association aims to provide playgrounds with opportunities for constructive play for children who would otherwise have to play in the streets. There are now eight playgrounds, each in the charge of an adult, but more are needed.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to: Vanessa Redgrave, [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680407]

Unknown: Vanessa Redgrave

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680414]

St. Rose's Special (P.H.) School, Stroud, Glos by ARTHUR NEGUS

St. Rose's caters for girls aged from five to seventeen with severe physical handicaps. They are helped to face life with courage and to become as independent as possible.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to: Arthur Negus [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680414]

Unknown: Arthur Negus

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680421]

Council for Music in Hospitals by ERIC ROBINSON

Doctors are convinced of the value of music in assisting recovery of mental patients. Last year the Council arranged more than 250 concerts in hospitals throughout the country.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Eric Robinson [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680421]

Unknown: Eric Robinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680428]

The Royal Air Forces Association by RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH

R.A.F.A. runs homes for the permanently and badly disabled and for convalescents. In addition it operates a world-wide welfare service for all those serving or having served in the R.A.F.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Richard Attenborough [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680428]

Unknown: Richard Attenborough

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680505]

Women's Holiday Fund by SIR JOHN PEEL

For more than seventy years this Fund has provided seaside holidays for London women, particularly the elderly and lonely ones, who would not otherwise have been able to afford the expense.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Sir John Peel[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680505]

Unknown: Sir John Peel.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680512]

Books for the Blind by JOHN SNAGGE , O.B.E,

1968 is the centenary of the Royal National Institute for the Blind. Since 1868 R.N.I.B. has provided books in Braille for the blind and it now also provides a Talking Book Service by means of recordings.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: John Snagge [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680512]

Unknown: John Snagge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680519]

Pearson's Fresh Air Fund by ANDREW CRUICKSHANK

Every year some 5000 poor or handicapped city children depend for their holidays upon financial help from the Fund.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Andrew Cruickshank [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680519]

Unknown: Andrew Cruickshank

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680526]

Love Walk Hostel for Disabled Women Workers by FANNY CRADOCK

The Hostel provides a home, training, and employment in fine needlework wiving a high degree of independence for women and girls whose physical disabilities prevent their working in the outside world.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Fanny Cradock [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680526]

Unknown: Fanny Cradock

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680602]

Wellclose Square Fund by the Founder,

THE REV. JOSEPH WILLIAMSON

Wellclose rescues girls in moral danger. It cares for them in the Fund's Home-finding them employment: returning some to their own homes; above all, helping them to build a new life.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Fr. Joe Williamson [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680602]

Unknown: Rev. Joseph Williamson

Unknown: Joe Williamson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680609]

Mental Health Trust by CLIFF RICHARD

This newly formed Trust raises funds for research into mental illness and assists financially the provision of special hostels, homes. workshops, and schools for former patients.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Cliff Richard [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680609]

Unknown: Cliff Ricrard

Unknown: Cliff Richard

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680616]

Musicians' Benevolent Fund by YEHUDI MENUHIN

The Fund has recently acquired Dulas Court, a lovely country house set in acres of parkland, which will be opened shortly as a home for elderly retired musicians.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Yehudi Menuhin[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680616]

Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680623]

St. Christopher's Fellowship incorporating Homes for Working Boys in London by Jessie MATTHEWS

St. Christopher's offers home and care in a family atmosphere for boys of all races, from all parte of the country, who have no other suitable place to live. -

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Jessie Matthews [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680623]

Unknown: Jessie Matthews

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680630]

British Council for Rehabilitation of the Disabled by JACK HAWKINS

Through education, training, research, and study, the Council has opened new horizons for thousands of handicapped people.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Jack Hawkins [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680630]

Unknown: Jack Hawkins

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680707]

Tony Law Housing Society by STEVE RACE

The Society provides independent flatlet accommodation for elderly people of low income.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Steve Race[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680707]

Unknown: Steve Race.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680714]

British Epilepsy Association by BOB MONKHOUSE

The Association has this year established a Research Fund to support urgently needed work into the cause and cure of epilepsy with special reference to newborn babies and children.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Bob Monkhouse [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680714]

Unknown: Bob Monkhouse

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680721]

British Sailors' Society by FRANKLIN ENGELMANN

For 150 years the Society has worked for the welfare of seafarers and their families throughout the world.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Franklin Engelmann [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680721]

Unknown: Franklin Engelmann

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680728]

Servite Homes by the founder, JOAN BARTLETT

These homes care for the old, the sick and the disabled, with special flatlet accommodation for those still able to enjoy a measure of independence.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680728]

Unknown: Joan Bartlett

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680804]

Church of St. Mary, North Marston, Bucks by SIR EVELYN HONE, G.C.M.G.

Built originally in the thirteenth century with the proceeds of pilgrims' offerings, St. Mary's is in need of extensive restoration.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Sir Evelyn Hone[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680804]

Unknown: Sir Evelyn Hone.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680811]

The National Society for Autistic Children by ROBERT MORLEY

Autistic children have difficulty in comprehending and using speech and gesture. The Society runs two schools for remedial teaching and plans an adolescent unit.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Robert Morley [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680811]

Unknown: Robert Morley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680818]

The Ranfurly Library Service by VISCOUNT BOYD OF MERTON, C.H.

Hunger, poverty, and ignorance cause appalling, and often avoidable, suffering. Education, the key to real and lasting progress, must begin with literacy.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Viscount Boyd. [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680818]

Unknown: Viscount Boyd

:

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680825]

St. Francis Leprosy Guild by JOAN TURNER

The Guild works for the relief of leprosy patients throughout the world, for the care of children born to victims of leprosy, and the rehabilitation of cured patients.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Joan Turner [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680825]

Unknown: Joan Turner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680901]

Springfield Boys' Club by GRAHAM HILL, O.R.E. President of the Club

Springfield provides indoor and outdoor activities for boys between eleven and eighteen in Upper Clapton a thickly populated area of north-east London.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Graham Hill[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680908]

The National Association of Voluntary Hostels by JACK WARNER

N.A.V.H. is concerned with finding suitable accommodation for over 4,000 homeless people every year.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Jack Warner[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680908]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19680915]

The Mental After Care Association by PETER USTINOV

Through skilled residential care, the Association has helped to restore more than 100,000 ex-patients to life with their families and the community.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Peter Ustinov [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680915]

Unknown: Peter Ustinov

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680922]

Clergy Orphan Corporation by THE Bishop OF GUILDFORD

The Corporation exists to help the families of clergy of the Church of England and the Church in Wales when early death has prevented adequate financial provision.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: The Bishop of Guildford[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19680929]

International Social Service of Great Britain by ANGELA. COUNTESS OF LIMERICK, G.B.E., LL.D.

Many personal problems are made worse by distance. I.S.S. advises and helps here and abroad with problems associated with intermarriage, adoption, illness, separation, desertion.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Angela, Countess of Limerick, G.B.E., LL.D., [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681006]

Voluntary Workers' Group of St. John's Hospital, Battersea by MARY BURCHELL

Since 1961 this Group has provided additional benefits for the severely physically handicapped patients of St. Johns. It is now extending activities to other hospitals in the district.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Mary Burchell [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681006]

Unknown: Mary Burchell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681013]

Christian Medical Missions by THE RT. REV.

TREVOR HUDDLESTON

This appeal is sponsored by the Conference of British Missionary Societies, which represents many denominations, and is for funds to support medical mission work in Africa south of the Sahara. For eight years Bishop of Masasi, Trevor Huddleston 's work among the African communities is well known.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Bishop Trevor Huddleston [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681013]

Unknown: Trevor Huddleston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681020]

Henshaw's Institution for the Blind by THE REV. CANON E. SAXON

For more than 130 years Henshaw's has provided education for blind boys and girls. A new school away from traffic and industrial grime is now urgently needed.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: The Rev. Canon E. Saxon[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681020]

Unknown: Rev. Canon E. Saxon

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681027]

Hanover Housing Association by MARJORIE ANDERSON

The Association is building small self-contained flats and bungalows suitable for elderly people throughout the country.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Marjorie Anderson[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681027]

Unknown: Marjorie Anderson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681103]

Lest We Forget Association by POLLY ELWES

The Association provides entertainment, outings, and gifts for permanently disabled ex-servicemen and women

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Polly Elwes[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681103]

Unknown: Polly Elwes

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681110]

Officers' Families Fund by HONOR BALFOUR

For nearly seventy years the Fund has helped dependants of Royal Navy and Army officers killed on active service

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Honor Balfour[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681117]

Historic Churches Preservation Trust by PROFESSOR NIKOLAUS PEVSNER

The Trust exists to help architecturally distinctive churches which are in need of urgent and essential repairs, the cost of which is beyond local resources-

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Professor Nikolaus Pevsner [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681117]

Unknown: Professor Nikolaus Pevsner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681124]

Christmas Appeal for

Children in Need of Help by BOB MONKHOUSE

The appeal is made each year with the aim of bringing comfort and help to individual children whose lives are clouded by sickness. disability, parental neglect. or for some other reason. The money received is distributed by the BBC on the advice of its Appeals Advisory Committees.

Charitable organisations whose work falls within the terms of the appeal should write for information to [address removed] Donations preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681124]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19681201]

Essex Physically Handicapped Association by ANNE CULLEN

The Association provides many opportunities for disabled people to live more creative, enjoyable, and independent lives

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Miss Anne Cullen[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681201]

Unknown: Miss Anne Cullen.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681208]

Elderly Invalids Fund by MALCOLM MUGGERIDGE

The Fund helps to pay for nursing home accommodation for the elderly and provides a service of information and advice.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Malcolm Muggeridge [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681208]

Unknown: Malcolm Muggeridge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681215]

St. Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Fund by THE REV. AUSTEN WILLIAMS

Gifts in response to this annual appeal by the Vicar are distributed throughout the British Isles to people in need through illness or misfortune.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: The Vicar[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681215]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19681229]

Royal Literary Fund by JOHN BETJEMAN , C.B.E.

Since its foundation in 1790 the Fund has made 7,000 grants to authors in distress, and it continues to help in ways beyond the scope of State Assistance.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to:

John Betjeman [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19681229]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19690105]

The Harrison Homes by GODFREY WINN

A centenary appeal for funds to extend and improve accommodation for the elderly in need.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: Godfrey Winn. The Harrison Homes. [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690105]

Unknown: Godfrey Winn

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690112]

Chalfont Colony for Epileptics by NIGEL STOCK

For seventy-five years the Colony has provided residential training, employment, and skilled medical care in a home-like atmosphere for 500 men and women epileptics from all parts of Great Britain.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to:[address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690112]

Unknown: Nigel Stock

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690119]

The Agnostics Adoption Society by BARONESS WOOTTON

The A.A.S exists to arrange adoptions in cases when the prospective parents fulfil the stringent conditions required by the Society but do not have any declared religious affiliations, as required by other adoption agencies.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690126]

The Missions to Seamen by SIR FRANCIS CHICHESTER. K.B.E.

Popularly known as the Flying Angel because of the device on its flag, the Mission welcomes seafarers of all nations at its clubs in more than ninety ports throughout the world.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690126]

Unknown: Sir Francis Chichester.

Unknown: Francis Chichester

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690202]

Olney Church Spire Appeal by the Vicar, CANON R. COLLINS

Olney is linked with the names of William Cowper , John Newton , Henry Gauntlett , as well as with the Annual Pancake Race. Its church spire is unique and is now in urgent need of restoration.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690202]

Unknown: Canon R. Collins

Unknown: William Cowper

Unknown: John Newton

Unknown: Henry Gauntlett

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690209]

Queen Elizabeth's Foundation for the Disabled by DAME SYBIL THORNDIKE

Through its units at Leatherhead, Banstead, and Westcliff-on-Sea, the Foundation provides vocational training, medical rehabilitation, residential sheltered work, holidays, and convalescence for severely disabled men and women.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690209]

Unknown: Dame Sybil Thorndike

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690216]

The Gardeners' Royal Benevolent Society by Roy HAY

The Society helps those who have given a lifetime's service in their trade but seldom earned enough to support themselves in old age.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690216]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19690223]

British Rheumatism and Arthritis Association by GWEN BERRYMAN

(Doris Archer of The Archers)

The B.R.A. exists for people of all ages who have rheumatism or arthritis. Welfare services, specially adapted holiday hotels, and local branch activities combine to help the individual sufferer.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: ' Doris Archer ,' BRA., [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690223]

Unknown: Gwen Berryman

Unknown: Doris Archer

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690302]

East Sussex Housing

Association for the Aged by EDITHA BLAIKLEY, a resident ' In the twenty-three years since its foundation, the Association has provided five residential Homes and some fifty cottage flats and flatlets for retired professional people of limited means.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690309]

TheSirOswald Stoll Foundation by LIEUT-GENERAL

SIR BRIAN HORROCKS , K.C.B.

Founded in 1916, the Foundation provides residential family flats for disabled ex-servicemen, including Police and Civil Defence, with skilled medical care at hand.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690309]

Unknown: Sir Brian Horrocks

Unknown: Sir Brian Hor

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690316]

The Migraine Trust by MICHAEL FLANDERS

Migraine has defied medical care for more than two thousand years. The Trust was formed three years ago to stimulate and finance research into all aspects of this distressing complaint.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690316]

Unknown: Michael Flanders

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690323]

The Sailors' Children's Society by the Vice-Chairman CAPTAIN IVAN ALLISON

The Society cares for the orphaned children of men of the Royal Navy, Merchant Navy, and fishing fleets. It also assists widowed mothers and aged seafarers. More than 500 children are supported.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690323]

Unknown: Captain Ivan Allison

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690330]

The Mobile Physiotherapy Service Association by SIR CECIL WAKELEY , Bt.,

K.B.E., C.B.. LL.D., DSC, F.R.C.S.

Driving their own vehicles and with portable apparatus, chartered physiotherapists bring treatment to housebound patients who are unable to reach a treatment centre.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690330]

Unknown: Sir Cecil Wakeley

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690406]

Inner London Pre-School Playgroups Association by RENÉE SHORT, M.P.

Of the 150 playgroups for three-to-five-year-olds now in existence in the London area, more than half are linked with this Association, but many more groups are needed.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690406]

Unknown: Renee Short

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690413]

The British Library of Tape Recordings for Hospital Patients by JOHN SNAGGE

Through the intermediary of Hospital Librarians and Nursing Staff. the organisation provides a service of recorded books for patients who for any reason are unable to read for themselves.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690413]

Unknown: John Snagge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690420]

The Young Women's Christian Association of Great Britain by DORA BRYAN

The Y.W.C.A. has served the community since 1355, running clubs and hostels for all age groups. Today it also provides further education for school-leavers entering industry.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690420]

Unknown: Dora Bryan

Unknown: The Y.W.C.A.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690427]

The Universities Federation for Animal Welfare by JACK HARGREAVES

UFAW is concerned with the care. understanding, and treatment of animals-the wild, the domestic, and those used in research.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690427]

Unknown: Jack Hargreaves

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690504]

New Islington and Hackney Housing Association by VERA LYNN

The Association provides homes for families living in the overcrowded conditions of one of the worst housing areas in London.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690511]

Seafarers Education Service and College of the Sea by FRANK PHLLLlPS

For fifty years the Service has been helping merchant seamen. Each vear it sends 350,000 books to deep-sea ships and helps over 3,000 seafarers with their studies.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690511]

Unknown: Frank Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690518]

Wireless for the Bedridden by JACK de MANIO

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690518]

Unknown: Jack de Manio

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690525]

The Church Army by JESSIE MATTHEWS

The Church Army cares for all ages in their need. proclaiming by word and deed a message of hope to the old, lonely, inadequate, and careworn.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690525]

Unknown: Jessie Matthews

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690601]

Hotting Hill Housing Trust by YEHUDI MENUHIN

The Trust works to alleviate Notting Hill's chronic problems of overcrowding and homelessness by converting slum property into decent self-contained homes. let at reasonable rents. More than 1.200 people have been rehoused in the past five years.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690601]

Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690608]

St. Luke's Nursing Home for the Clergy by DAME MARGARET RUTHERFORD

A gift from the laity in 1892, St. Luke's is still entirely dependent on voluntary support.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690608]

Unknown: Dame Margaret Rutherford

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690615]

Children's Country Holidays Fund by JACK WARNER

The Fund sends several thousand under-privileged children to the sea or country every summer. Parents contribute what they can, but the Fund relies mainly on the generosity of the public.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690615]

Unknown: Jack Warner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690622]

The Haemophilia Society by LORD Willis

The Society provides a fellowship for sufferers from haemophilia and their families.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690629]

St. Katharine's House, Wantage by BRIAN JOHNSTON

The Wantage Sisters care for sixty old ladies, giving them security to the end of their lives, but the Home needs some major rebuilding and funds are urgently needed.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690629]

Unknown: Brian Johnston

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690706]

Wei-Care in Enfield by MRS. Iain Macleod

Wei-Care gives practical assistance to unmarried mothers and advises on family and personal problems.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690713]

Red Hill School by THE VERY REV. TONY BRIDGE Dean of Guildford

For more than thirty years Red Hill School has been helping boys of very high intelligence who have emotional and nervous troubles. Results are excellent, many of the pupils later entering universities and the professions.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690720]

Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind by JOHN WILSON , C.B.E. a founder and director

Last year 7,965 blind Commonwealth citizens had their sight restored by this Society's medical teams. A million more remain needlessly blind for lack of funds.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690720]

Unknown: John Wilson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690727]

Brook Advisory Centres by LORD RITCHIE-CALDER

The Centres aim to prevent the suffering caused by unwanted pregnancy by educating young unmarried people in matters of sex and contraception, and by helping them to develop a sense of responsibility regarding sexual behaviour.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690803]

The League of Friends of Charing Cross Hospital by HOWARD MARSHALL

The League has provided comforts for patients and nurses for fifteen years. With the new hospital nearing completion, their support will be more welcome than ever.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690803]

Unknown: Howard Marshall

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690810]

Brentwood Recuperative Centre by DR. MICHAEL WINSTANLEY, m.-p. Brentwood is administered by the Community Council of Lancashire. a voluntary organisation. It provides training in domestic skills and child care, with a chance to recuperate, for mothers from all parts of the country whose family life has reached the point of breakdown.

Donations. preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690817]

Nurses' Fund for Nurses by DAME MURIEL POWELL , D.B.E.

For over forty years this Fund has been helping elderly and invalid nurses in reduced circumstances.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690817]

Unknown: Dame Muriel Powell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690824]

The Royal School of Church Music by SIR BERNARD LOVELL

For forty years the Royal School of Church Music has helped those engaged in improving the music of the Church of England. Now, thanks to a recent change in its legal status, it is ready and eager to extend its work among other Christian Churches.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690824]

Music By: Sir Bernard Lovell

Unknown: Sir Bernard Lovell

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690831]

The British Polio Fellowship by Jimmy SAVILE

The Fellowship provides a personal welfare service, residential hostels, holiday homes, and work schemes for polio victims who would otherwise be unemployed.

Donations, preferably by crossed P.O. or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690831]

Unknown: Jimmy Savile

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690907]

DAME PEGGY ASHCROFT appeals on behalf of The Elfrida Rathbone Society

The Society organises clubs and playgroups for educationally handicapped children to give them confidence and social experience to cope with the pressures of everyday life. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, should be sent to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690907]

Unknown: Dame Peggy Ashcroft

Unknown: Dame Peggy Ash

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690914]

GROUP CAPTAIN LEONARD CHESHIRE. VC, DSO, DFC appeals on behalf of the Cheshire Foundation Homes for the Sick

With fifty Homes in the United Kingdom and as many overseas, the waiting list is still

1.000 strong.

Donations. preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690914]

Unknown: Captain Leonard Cheshire.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690921]

FRANKLIN ENGELMANN appeals on behalf of The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690921]

Unknown: Franklin Engelmann

Genome: [r4 Bd=19690928]

WINSTON S. CHURCHILL appeals on behalf of the UK Council for Overseas Student Affairs Nigerian/ Biafran Fund Because of the civil war in Nigeria many students already over here will be unable to complete their courses of study unless they are supported. They will be among the future leaders in their own country, and they need help

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691005]

DAME SYBIL THORNDIKE appeals on behalf of Stretton House

This Home cares for some twenty unmarried mothers of an average age of sixteen. It is in urgent need of a recreation room

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691005]

Unknown: Dame Sybil Thorndike

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691012]

STRATFORD JOHNS appeals on behalf of the Bridgehead Housing Association Working with local groups as good neighbours, the Association houses homeless offenders and finds them employment.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691019]

PROFESSOR H. W. RODGERS

OBE, FRCS appeals on behalf of the Christian Medical Missions

This appeal is sponsored by the Conference of British Missionary Societies, which represents many denominations, and is for funds to support medical mission work in Asia and the Pacific, the Near East and Northern Africa, the West Indies and South America.

After twenty years at St Bartholomew's Hospital, Professor Rodgers has travelled widely, teaching and examining.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691019]

Unknown: Professor H. W. Rodgers

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691026]

KEN DODD appeals on behalf of the Multiple Sclerosis Society

The Society is pioneering the building of specially designed residential units so that ms sufferers may continue to share in home life with their families.

Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691026]

Unknown: Ken Dodd.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691102]

MARJORIE PROOPS appeals on behalf of Bede House Association, Bermondsey

With thirty years of community service behind it, the Association is building an entirely new Centre to match redevelopment in the area.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691102]

Unknown: Marjorie Proops

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691109]

FRANK PHILLIPS appeals on behalf of the RAF Escaping Society

Many of the courageous people who enabled some 3,000 allied airmen to escape enemy hands and return safely to these shores are now in desperate need themselves.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691109]

Unknown: Frank Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691116]

JOHN SNAGGE appeals on behalf of Fight for Sight, the Institute of Ophthalmology's campaign against blindness. Funds are constantly needed for research. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691116]

Unknown: John Snagge

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691123]

DAVID FRANKLIN gives the Christmas Appeal for Children in Need of Help

This appeal is made each year with the aim of bringing comfort and help to individual children whose lives are clouded by sickness, disability, parental neglect, or other reason. All donations received are distributed by the BBC on the advice of the BBC's Appeals Advisory Committees.

Charitable organisations whose work falls within the terms of the appeal should write for information to the Appeals Unit. Broadcasting House, London. W1A 1AA.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691123]

Unknown: David Franklin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691130]

MICHAEL FLANDERS appeals on behalf of the National Council of Social Service

Working in town and country for all sections of the community, the NCSS promotes and guides voluntary social service and links it with statutory authority.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691130]

Unknown: Michael Flanders

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691207]

MRS E. GORDON PHILLIPS appeals on behalf of Cecil Court, Ealing

Funds are needed to complete the building of a Residential Club.with 40 bed-sitting rooms for women pensioners.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691207]

Unknown: Mrs E. Gordon Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691214]

MARGERY HURST appeals on behalf of the Mental Health Research Fund

The MHRF devotes its entire funds to supporting scientific, medical, and sociological research into every form of mental illness and retardation.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19691214]

Unknown: Margery Hurst

Unknown: Mrs Margery Hurst

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700103]

SIR FRANK MILTON , Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, appeals on behalf of The London Centre

In the Centre's Group Houses, homeless 17-21-year-olds are welcomed and helped to find work.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Sir Frank Milton , [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Frank Milton

Unknown: Frank Milton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700104]

RICHARD CHURCH. CBE appeals on behalf of St Nicholas, Conewdon

Funds are needed for urgent repairs to the porch and roof of this 15th-century church.

Donations, preferably, by crossed po or cheque, to: Richard Church , [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Church

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700111]

JACK DE MANio appeals on behalf of the Arthritis and Rheumatism Council

ARC is at present supporting research to a total of some £300.000 a year.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Jack De Manio

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700118]

The Treasurer EWART GERRISH appeals on behalf of the Mary Macarthur Holiday

Homes for Working Women

These Homes provide health-giving rest and refreshment every year for some 1,700 tired and needy housewives and low wage-earners.

Donations, preferably by crossed poor cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Ewart Gerrish

Unknown: Mary MacArthur

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700125]

JOYCE GRENFELI. appeals on behalf of Family Service Units

Family Service Units seek to restore to families their self-respect when they have become overwhelmed by their problems Intensive work by trained social workers makes this possible.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to:[address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Joyce Grenfeli.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700201]

LESLIE CROWTHER appeals on behalf of the Voluntary Association for Surrey Disabled

A nursing wing is now urgently needed at this residential Home for the severely disabled. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Crowther

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700208]

PETER BALDWIN , the chairman, appeals on behalf of St Catherine's School, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

At the school sick children are nursed and taught under Sisters of the.Society of St Margaret.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to:[address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Baldwin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700215]

SIR CECIL PARROTT , KCMG, OBE, appeals on behalf of the Comenius Centre at the University of Lancaster

The Centre, which is supported by private funds, has been set up to foster interest in the history and culture of the Czech and Slovak peoples.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Cecil Parrott

Unknown: Cecil Parrott.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700222]

VERA LYNN appeals on behalf of the Queen Alexandra Hospital Home for disabled ex-servicemen

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Vera Lynn.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700301]

BARBARA Murray appeals on behalf of The National Lifeline The National Lifeline is concerned with the welfare of prisoners' families. especially the children, and helps ex-prisoners to find their place again in the community.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Barbara Murray

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700308]

JESSIE MATTHEWS appeal on behalf of the Colostomy Welfare Group

This Group, through pre- and post-operative support and counsel, helps people to overcome the hidden handicap of a colostomy and to adjust to normal life.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Jessie Matthews

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700315]

JOHN DODD , the General Secretary appeals on behalf of Langley House Trust

In their nine houses the Trust helps newly released homeless ex-prisoners to make a fresh start in life.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: John Dodd

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700322]

RICHARD AFTON appeals on behalf of the Retarded Children's Aid Society An additional house is urgently needed for the further care and training of children now more than 16 years.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Afton.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700329]

An anonymous volunteer appeals on behalf of International Voluntary Service At home, ivs volunteers help the aged, handicapped, lonely, and under-privileged. Overseas, their concern is with poverty, disease, and illiteracy. 1970 marks the 50th anniversary. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700405]

DAVID KOSSOFF appeals on behalf of Nightingale House where 224 elderly Jewish residents are cared for to the end of their days.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: David Kossoff

Unknown: David Kossoff.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700412]

SIR EDWIN LEATHER appeals on behalf of The National Council of YMCAs

The YMCA is greatly extending its activities in hostels, clubs, camps, training, and industry, and funds are urgently needed. Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque to: [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Edwin Leather

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700419]

DEREK NIMMO appeals on behalf of The Shaftesbury Society

Concerned with the care of the handicapped for more than a century, the Society has now opened special centres for sufferers from spina bifida and muscular dystrophy.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque: to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Derek Nimmo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700426]

THE RT HON QUINTIN HOGG , QC, MP, appeals on behalf of the Asthma Research Council

A new Research Unit at the Brompton Hospital has greatly increased the Councils commitments.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Quintin Hogg

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700510]

AUDREY RUSSELL appeals on behalf of the National Council for the Single Woman and her Dependants

The Council is concerned with every difficulty facing single women who have the care of elderly or infirm dependants. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Audrey Russell

Unknown: Audrey Russell.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700517]

SPIKE MILLIGAN appeals on behalf of the National Association for the Welfare of Children in Hospital This is an organisation concerned with the well-being and happiness of all children who have to go to hospital.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Spike Milligan.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700524]

ANGUS OGILVY appeals on behalf of Toc H

Toc H. started by Tubby Clayton , offers help and friendship to thousands in need, and gives young people a Christian insight into voluntary work of all kinds.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Tubby Clayton

Unknown: Angus Ogilvy

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700531]

The Chairman, PÉTER GADDUM appeals on behalf of The Boys' and Girls' Welfare Society

The Society, which helps and cares for homeless and deprived children, is now in its centenary year.

Donations. preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Gaddum

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700607]

DAVID FRANKLIN appeals on behalf of the Medway Towns and Rural Areas Disabled Persons Ambulance Fund. which provides a means of transport for outings for some 400 wheelchair disabled of all ages in the area.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: David Franklin

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700614]

MOIRA LISTER appeals on behalf of Camphill Village Trust The Trust provides residential working Communities where mentally handicapped adults have the chance of leading active and meaningful lives.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Moira Lister

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700621]

FRANK PHILLIPS appeals on behalf of St David's Home, Ealing, which cares for disabled ex-servicemen

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Phillips

Unknown: St David

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700628]

SANDY MACPHERSON appeals on behalf of Reedham School which provides full care and education for 190 needy children.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sandy MacPherson

Unknown: Sandy MacPherson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700705]

DAVID SHEPPARD and CECILIA GOODENOUGH appeal for

South Bank Housing Society Ltd to provide homes for the homeless in South London

Donations. preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: David Sheppard

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700712]

MAX BYGRAVES appeals on behalf of the Leukaemia Research Fund which devotes all its resources to the search for a cure for this dreaded disease.

Donations, preferably by crossed po, or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Max Bygraves

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700719]

PR AGNELLUS ANDREW appeals on behalf of Christopher Grange , a new residential Centre for the elderly blind and for girls suffering from blindness and other handicaps.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Grange

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700726]

ALVAR LIDELL appeals on behalf of the Royal Hospital and Home for Incurables, Putney, which provides a permanent home for over 200 severely crippled patients of all ages.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700802]

RONALD LEIGH-HUNT appeals on behalf of Hostel 69, a home from home for mentally handicapped children sponsored by the Richmond

- Society for Mentally Handicapped Children.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Leigh-Hunt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700809]

AN EX-PATIENT appeals on behalf of The Hospital and Homes of St Giles, the only hospital in England providing specifically for the treatment of Leprosy.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: St Giles

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700816]

ROY HUDD appeals on behalf of the British Epilepsy Association, which needs support for its programme of education, advice, and research. Some

300.000 people in Great Britain suffer from epilepsy.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Roy Hudd.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700823]

ROBERT ROBINSON appeals on behalf of Nutley Hall, a Rudolf Steiner Home for mentally handicapped teenage girls and young women.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Unknown: Rudolf Steiner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700830]

SIR PAUL CHAMBERS, KBE. CB, CIE. appeals for The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

The School contributes in large measure to the health and happiness of over 3,000-million people in the tropics and subtropics. It now urgently needs help especially for its work among children.

Donations. preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Chambers.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700906]

ROGER MOORE appeals on behalf of the Royal London Prisoners' Aid Society 'If all the men who went wrong went straight again....' This is the aim of the Society. Donations. preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Moore

Unknown: Roger Moore.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700913]

GROUP CAPTAIN DOUGLAS BADER appeals on behalf of The Royal Air Forces Association

The RAFA runs Homes for the permanently and badly disabled and for convalescents. It also operates a world-wide welfare service, for serving or former members of the RAF.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Captain Douglas Bader

Unknown: Douglas Bader

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700920]

MAGGIE FITZGIBBON appeals on behalf of International Social Service of Great Britain

When welfare problems are aggravated by distance or complicated by alien laws and customs, ISS is there to help and cope with the distress,

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Maggie Fitzgibbon

Genome: [r4 Bd=19700927]

ROBERT DOUGALL appeals on behalf of The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

The Society gives children in urban areas the opportunity to learn about wildlife and the countryside.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Dougall

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701004]

JACK DE MANIO appeals on behalf of the Blackfriars Settlement

One of the earliest social work centres, the Settlement is in urgent need of funds for its residential seaside holidays scheme.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Jack De Manio

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701011]

DR WINIFRED KANE , MB, BS appeals on behalf of St Giles Housing Association of which she is Vice-Chairman and Honorary Medical Adviser. This Association provides specially designed self-contained flats for severely disabled persons, married and single, helping them to lead independent lives and follow outside employment.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Dr Winifred Kane

Unknown: Dr W. Kane

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701018]

DR JOHN WEBB appeals on behalf of the Christian Medical Missions

This appeal is sponsored by the Conference of British Missionary Societies, which represents many denominations and is for funds to support medical mission work in India, Pakistan and Nepal.

Dr Webb is Professor of Paediatrics and Director of the Medical College at Vellore, India, where he has worked since 1953.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Dr John Webb. [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Dr John Webb

Unknown: Dr John Webb.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701025]

DAVID DIMBLEBY appeals on behalf of The Samaritans

The Samaritans help the suicidal and despairing. Established in 110 places, they received 52,000 new callers last year.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: David Dimbleby

Unknown: David Dimbleby.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701101]

SIR BRIAN HORROCKS appeals on behalf of The Dogs Home Battersea

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Brian Horrocks

Unknown: Brian Horrocks.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701108]

Admiral of the Fleet

SIR MICHAEL LE FANU , GCB, DSC appeals on behalf of The Soldiers', Sailors', and Airmen's Families Association SSAFA provides practical help and advice for families of serving and ex-servicemen and women wherever they live.

Donations by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Michael Le Fanu

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701115]

BOB WILSON of the Arsenal Football Club talks about the flat-lets which John Grooms will shortly be building for chair-bound working young people. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Wilson

Unknown: John Grooms

Unknown: John Grooms Associa

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701122]

DAME EVA TURNER. DBE appeals on behalf of the Musicians' Benevolent Fund

The Fund is asking for help towards Elwes House, its second permanent home for elderly and retired musicians, recently established on the sea-front at Westgate-on-Sea.

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Dame Eva Turner.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701129]

WENDY CRAIG gives the Christmas Appeal for Children ill Need of Help

Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Children in Need of Help, [address removed]

All donations received are distributed by the BBC ort the advice of its Appeals Advisory Committees Charitable organisations whose work falls within the terms of the appeal should write for information to the Appeals Unit. BBC, Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA. Organisations in the Regions should write to Appeals Organiser[address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Wendy Craig

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701206]

HENRY COOPER appeals on behalf of Telegraph Hill Neighbourhood Council

The Council works through tenants' associations, self-help, and social groups to develop a community spirit in a neglected area of SE London. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Cooper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701213]

ARABELLA S. CHURCHILL appeals on behalf of LEPRA (The British Leprosy Relief Association)

The Association is running a control project in an endemic area, Malawi, to demonstrate that modern medical knowledge, correctly applied, can effectively wipe out leprosy.

Donations, preferably by cheque or crossed po to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701220]

St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Fund bv THE REV AUSTEN WILLIAMS

Gifts in response to this annual appeal by the Vicar are distributed throughout the British Isles to people in need. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701227]

c. DAY LEWIS, Poet Laureate appeals on behalf of Dove Cottage , for many years the much-loved home of a former Laureate, William Wordsworth. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Wordsworth Bicentenary Appeal. [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Dove Cottage

Unknown: William Wordsworth.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19821107]

DAVID FROST talks about the urgent need for the restoration of the beautiful 13th-century

Thrapston Parish Church, whicn has been neglected now for nearly a century. Donations by cheque or PO to:

St James ' Church Appeal [address removed]

8.55 Weather: travel: programme news

Genome: [r4 Bd=19821107]

Unknown: St James

Genome: [r4 Bd=19821114]

CILLA BLACK appeals on behalf of the National Association for Deaf-Blind and Rubella

Handicapped which helps children and adults who are deaf and blind throughout the UK.

Donations by cheque or PO to: Cilla Black, The

NADBRH, [address removed]

8.55 Weather; travel; programme news

Genome: [r4 Bd=19821121]

LORD soper talks about the wotk of Crisis at

Christmas, which helps to relieve poverty and suffering among single homeless people who are in distress.

Donations by cheque or PO to: Lord Soper Crisis at Christmas [address removed]

8.SS Weather; travel: programme news

Genome: [r4 Bd=19821128]

TERRY WOGAN talks about the ways 'in which Children In Need benefit from the BBC's 1982 radio and tv marathon appeal. The lives of thousands of disabled or deprived young people aremademorebearable by your donations.

Donations by cheque or PO to: [address removed]

8.55 Weather; travel; programme news

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920517]

An appeal by the British Epilepsy Association.

•DONATIONS to: British Epilepsy Association,[address removed]

Credit Cards: [number removed]