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A Light Entertainment in Two Parts
Devised and Presented by W. H. PITTMAN and R. HALL
Music arranged and composed by RUPERT HALL
Ding-Dong ! We re-introduce ourselves
Part I
A Scene depicting life in ' Our Village' one evening in summer
Cast :
Scene : ' The Bull and Trout' Inn
RUPERT HALL and a Piano
Part II
A Miniature Musical Comedy depicting life
' Up West
Cast : .
Scene: The Sardine Tin,' a popular night club
At the Piano, RUPERT HALL


Presented By: W. H. Pittman
Presented By: R. Hall
Composed By: Rupert Hall
The Landlord: Len Roberts
Sally (his daughter): Win Anson
The Oldest Inhabitant: Wal Hanley
' Dodo ' Tracy on their Honeymoon: Bertha Anson
Jack Tracy on their Honeymoon: Hal Lennard
Bobbie: Len Roberts
Sir John Gadfly (Bobbie's Uncle): Wal Hanley
Sylvia (Bobbie's Fiancie): Bertha Anson
Lady Gadfly: Win Anson
'Chèrie' (a cabaret star): Fifi Fils D'An
Major Fysh-Rissole: Hal Lennard
A Waiter: Rupert Hall

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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.

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