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A weekly contest between 140 choirs from all over the United Kingdom
Scottish Junior Singers
Conductor, Agnes Duncan Solihull High School Choir
Conductor. Margaret Wharam
Grosvenor High School
Choral Society
Conductor, Ronald E. Lee
Scottish Junior Singers
Conductor, Agnes Duncan
Greenock Ladies' Choir Conductor, Willis Calder
Ipswich Co-operative Girls' Choir
Conductor, Valda Plucknett
Greenside Choir
Conductor, Margaret Hine
The Fenland Singers
Conductor. Catherine Baxter
Rossendale Male Voice Choir Conductor. Fred Tomlinson Thurrock Male Voice Choir
Conductor, Arthur Jones
Introduced by John Hobday
Produced by Charles Beardsall


Conductor: Margaret Wharam
Conductor: Ronald E. Lee
Conductor: Agnes Duncan
Conductor: Willis Calder
Conductor: Valda Plucknett
Conductor: Margaret Hine
Conductor: Catherine Baxter
Conductor: Arthur Jones
Introduced By: John Hobday
Produced By: Charles Beardsall

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