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Come Dancing


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Terry Wogan introduces one of the world's longest-running television programmes, featuring amateur dancers in an inter-regional competition from tne Assembly Rooms, Derby.
The second semi-final in which Northern Ireland meets The North West
RAY MOORE commentates on Latin, Ballroom, Old Time, Formation and, for Come Dancing 79, a disco championship plus a professional demonstration by Michael Stylianos and Laura Lee All to the music of ANDY ROSS HIS CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA
Arranged by ERIC D. MORLEY Directed by SIMON BETTS
Series producer KEN GRIFFIN
Take Your Partners - Come Dancing with Sidney Thompson and his Orchestra, record (REB 216), cassette (RMC 4029)


Introduces: Terry Wogan
Unknown: Michael Stylianos
Unknown: Laura Lee
Unknown: Andy Ross
Arranged By: Eric D. Morley
Directed By: Simon Betts
Producer: Ken Griffin
Unknown: Sidney Thompson

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