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: Sunday Scene

Today's events and some music to give you ideas for a Sunday out, plus weekend sport, weather forecast and motoring prospects
Introduced by John McGinn


Introduced By: John McGinn

: Quest

: Rail

A special extra edition of the magazine programme for railway enthusiasts
Introduced by JIM PALM


Introduced By: Jim Palm
Producer: Margaret Tschirren

: It Takes You Back

Radio London's JOHN BROWN talks to Lord Soper. author, broadcaster and Methodist Minister, about his life and memories of London many years ago.


Talks: John Brown

: Matter of Fact

: Waterline

Boats and boating on the Thames and Medway

: Honky Tonk

CHARLIE GILLETT with 20 years of rock n' roll


Unknown: Charlie Gillett

: Reggae Time

STEVE BARNARD and the show with soul


Unknown: Steve Barnard

: Playback

The stars of the recording world talk to BERNARD JACKSON about themselves and play their music
This week: Petula Clark


Unknown: Bernard Jackson
Unknown: Petula Clark

: Sound Out

What's new in folk, beat and gospel music from London groups
Presented by ROGER HURRELL


Presented By: Roger Hurrell

: Sunday League Cricket

Four hours of John Player League Cricket with commentary and reports from the matches involving Radio London counties This week:
Surrey v Warwickshire

: Darpan

A magazine for Bengali-speaking listeners

: Jharokha

A magazine for Hindi- and Urdu-speaking listeners


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