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Children's Hour


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For Older Children
'Counterspy' by John Darran featuring security officers Greg Vaughan and 'Rocky' Mountain in their latest assignment
'The Zolda Case'
6 - 'Showdown!'
Production by Lorraine Davies
5.50 Children's Hour prayers
'Let All the World in Every Corner Sing'
Some stories about great hymns written by Geoffrey and told at the piano by David
2- 'There is a green hill far away'


Unknown: John Darran
Unknown: Greg Vaughan
Production By: Lorraine Davies
Lt -Cmdr Gregory Vaughan, R N: John Darran
James Mountain: Michael Aspel
Colonel Spear: Ivor Maddox
Anna Krivas: Ennis Tinnusche
Pat Hammond: Gwenyth Petty
Wing-Commander Marriott: Leonard Mayo
Belzy Jones: Moses Jones
General Vargas: Michael Browne

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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.

Feedback about Children's Hour, BBC Home Service Basic, 17.00, 12 June 1957
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