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Dance Date


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at the Royal Albert Hall, London
The Grand Finals of the Star United Kingdom Modern Championships and Star United Kingdom Modern Formation Team Championships
Old-Time Dancing demonstration by Ken Park and Mavis Whiteside
Latin-American demonstration by Len Patrick and Doreen Key
Peter West also introduces Soloists on Parade
Herald Trumpeters of the Royal Artillery (by permission of the Officers R.A.) presented by The Royal Artillery Band
Major S.V. Hays, M.B.E., R.A., Director of Music
Drum Major, WO 2 John Eaglen
Joe Loss and his Orchestra, Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
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Dancer: Ken Park
Dancer: Mavis Whiteside
Dancer: Len Patrick
Dancer: Doreen Key
Presenter: Peter West
Musicians: Herald Trumpeters of the Royal Artillery
Director of Music: Major S.V. Hays
Drum Major: WO 2 John Eaglen
Musicians: Joe Loss and his Orchestra
Musicians: Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Commentator: Judith Chalmers
Arranged by: Eric Morley
Organised by: Mecca Dancing
Presented for TV by: Philip Lewis

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