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Presented by Jack Hylton and Chesney Allen in association with Bertram Montague
The cast includes:
Book and lyrics by Barry Lupino and Arty Ash
Produced by Charles King
Orchestra under the direction of Dermot McDermott
Introduced by Brian Johnston
From the Chiswick Empire, London


Presented By: Jack Hylton
Presented By: Chesney Allen
Unknown: Bertram Montague
Unknown: Barry Lupino
Unknown: Arty Ash
Produced By: Charles King
Unknown: Dermot McDermott
Introduced By: Brian Johnston
Mother Goose: Ethel Revnell
Johnny, her son: Arthur English
The Golden Goose: Joe Arthur
Colin: Doreen Duke
Jill: Shirley Williams
The Mayor: Frank Tickle
The King of Gooseland: Brian Kent

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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