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For Younger Listeners
A Nursery Sing-Song with Doris and Herbert and Mabel Hardy at the piano
5.15 For Children of Most Ages
Charles Hawtrey and Patricia Hayes in ' The Case of the Missing Pianist '
A new adventure of Norman and Henry Bones , the boy detectives
Written for Children's Hour by Anthony C. Wilson
Guest producer, Josephine Plummer


Unknown: Mabel Hardy
Unknown: Charles Hawtrey
Unknown: Patricia Hayes
Unknown: Henry Bones
Unknown: Anthony C. Wilson
Producer: Josephine Plummer
Norman Bones: Charles Hawtrey
Henry, his cousin: Patricia Hayes
Mrs Bones, Norman's mother: Ann Codrington
Lady Sutcliffe: Joan Clement Scott
John Lawson: Peter Claughton
Mrs Lawson: Susan Richards
Mr Hudson: Lockwood West
Mrs Myers: Janet McRrison
Mrs Greaves: Joan Ireland
Rudolf Dianski: Paul Hansard
Inspector Martin: Preston Lockwood

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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