A twice-weekly programme for Anti-
Aircraft and Balloon Barrage personnel
Today's programme includes the first instalment of ' Up to the bell a boxing serial written by Jack Jones ; records presented by Doris Arnold ; and a general-knowledge test
from a market town in the Midlands featuring: our tallest story—our tastiest dish-how the gardens are doing-an old soldier speaks-the view down our main street and presenting local talent, including our champion dartsman
Assembled by John Pudney. Introduced by C. H. Middleton
From the Parish Room
Listeners who have been enjoying the homely humours of the ' Parish Mag' broadcasts will be glad to know that they are to be continued. If you think your town should be included, write and tell John Pudney about it-so long as its population is between 2,000 and 6,000.
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