David is still the youngest person ever to be the subject of this programme.
The programme was televised over the BBC Nationwide Network at 7.30pm on the evening of Monday, 5th March 1962. David is still the youngest subject ever of this worldwide programme.
Please see in the following sections, on-set photographs from the live TV show accompanied by Eamonn Andrews` full original script and stage directions from the "working" book in his hands.
To hear a 9 minute interview conducted for the BigRedBook website please click HERE
Please see, by clicking on the headings in the sections below, on-set photographs from the live TV show accompanied by Eamonn Andrews` full original script and stage directions from the "working" book in his hands.The first guest - Freddie Mills the former Light-Heavyweight Champion of the World
The Official programme introduction as printed in the Big Red Book
Enter David Butler - Guest Sister Beryl Ash from Luton & Dunstable Hospital
Mum and Dad - Guests Mr and Mrs Henry Butler
John Robinson - Headmaster
Sheila Warwick - Dance instructress
Marilyn Ford (who for the last 40+ years has been Mrs Marilyn Butler)
Ron Parker - Car Mechanic Instructor
Dog rescue - RSPCA award
Douglas Bader - Programme end