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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Music for everyone
News, views, and interviews
The latest and the best of records
Your host tonight is
Alan Dell
This edition includes
You Can't Live with Women says Stephen Grenfell :
' Hell Hath no Fury '
I let the side down by Cardew Robinson :
I-St. Mary's Sunday school
The Peggy Lee Story
Roundabout's singer of the week
Cy Grant
6.20 Cricket
Worcestershire v. India
A commentary on the last overs from Worcester
6.30 app. Weather and News Headlines followed by Tonight's Topic
The music of the Roundabouters
Directed by Dennis Wilson
Produced by Trafford Whitelock
See page 4
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.


Unknown: Alan Deu
Unknown: Stephen Grenfell
Unknown: Cardew Robinson
Unknown: Peggy Lee Story
Directed By: Dennis Wilson
Produced By: Trafford Whitelock

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Light Programme, 29 April 1959 17.30

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