A ball-by-ball commentary, during the last hour of play, by former New South Wales cricketers Hal Hooker and Alan McGilvray , with comments and summaries by former Test players Victor Richardson and J H Fingleton (Australia) and A. E. R. Gilligan (England)
8.0-8.10 Summary of the first day's play
(Broadcasts and summaries in collaboration with the Australian Broadcasting Commission)
A. E. R.
Your request records introduced this week by Franklin Engelmann
1—' Tunes and Chords': a talk by Roger Fiske
Light music for mid-morning played by Arthur Birkbv and his Octet, with Roland Robson (baritone) and additional songs by John Rorke with piano
Catch of a Man ': a short story by W. B. Wallace , read by Ian Sadler
London Studio Players, conducted by Michael Krein
Terence Casey at the theatre organ
The story of the first day's play, illustrated by extracts from the day's commentaries
The Riddick String Orchestra: conductor, Kathleen Riddick
Band of the Scots Guards, conducted by Captain S. Rhodes , Director of Music, Scots Guards
Regimental Slow March: Garb of Old Gaul - Reid
March : Scotland the Brave Ord - Hume
A Scottish Fantasy - Denis Wright
Celtic Patrol - Curzon
Selection: Big Ben - Ellis
Regimental Quick March: Hielan' Laddie - trad.
A daily programme of information, entertainment, and music for the woman at home
James Laver on 'Why do men dress like that'; Ruth Drew, Jeanne Heal, and Guilfoyle Williams on 'Answering Your Household Problems'; Beverley Nichols with his Wednesday talk; Mrs. Elsie May Crump on What I think of Woman's Hour after three months': and the current serial story, Monica Dickens's 'One Pair of Beet', read by Nesta Sawyer.
Mrs. Elsie May
featuring the non-stop music of Jack Coles and his Music Masters.
London Military Band: conductor. Michael Fayers
The dav-to-day history of an ordinary family. Produced by Vivian Milroy.
The music vou have asked for, introduced and played by Sandy Macpher son at the theatre organ
BBC Northern Orchestra: conductor, Charles Groves
with Jimmy Miller , Sally Browne , Doreen Stephens , the Quads, the George Chisholm Swing Group, and the Saxtette
The Merchant Navy's own programme, with guest artists. ' Ship's Newspaper,' clubroom talks on Merchant Navy affairs; and music by the ' 'Shipmates' Orchestra, conducted by Debroy Somers. The programme, which comes from the London Merchant Navy Club, is introduced by Adele Dixon , and produced by Alfred Dunning
Thriller serial. Script by Edward J. Mason. Produced by Neil Tusor.
Bebe Daniels on gramophone records
The Quiz visits Merseyside
Musical illustrations provided by Violet Carson. Produced by Philip Robinson.
Excerpt from ' Dick Whitting ton,' from the Theatre Royal, Exeter. Featuring Fred Mac-Naughton, Hilda Campbell-Rus sell, Odette Field, Charles Cardiff, and the Five Strands. Introduced by Hamilton Kennedy
' The Flute' by Barbara S. Harper
by Sherriff Mills
Also Frank Atkinson , Preston Lock wood, and Duncan McIntyre
Both plays produced by Ayton Whit aker. The series edited by Martyn C. Webster.
Escorted by Neal Arden , and accompanied by the augmented Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black , who has made the musical arrangements. Presented by Peter Duncan
with music played by Sidney Davey and his Players
with Geraldo and his Orchestra
Musical march-past from December 1946 to January 1946, with Carole Carr , Sally Douglas , Dick James , Archie Lewis , and Michael Linden. Presented by David Miller