t Cheerful gramophone records
(bass), on gramophone records
Popular artists and bands parade for your entertainment on records
' Mrs. Buggins' (Mabel Constan duros)
or ' Alone She Does It'. One-woman revuette, featuring Doris Hare. Presented by Leslie Bridg mont
Rhaglen Gwyl Dewi i'r Lluoedd Arfog. Y cyfarwyddo gan Sam Jones. (Welsh light programme)
Harry Leader and his Band
Rhythmic records for the housewife
Novelty numbers and solo pieces played by the BBC Variety Orchestra (conductor, Charles Shadwell ), with Rdnald Gourley
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain.
Conductor, T. H. Mearis. From the ' BBC at War ' Exhibition, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
Directed b Corporal Lee Street
This edition of Variety is devoted to students of Aberdeen University. Produced by Elizabeth Adair
Conducted by Mr. J. Thorpe
Regimental Marches of the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Harry Fryer and his Orchsetra
at the theatre organ : ' Happy Memories of the Ballroom '
and his Orchestra, with Jack Wilson (piano)
featuring the Three Peppers, Count-Basie at the piano, Nelson Eddy and Jeanette Macdonald. Dancing to Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy. (Gramophone records)
Marching, charging tunes, and airs of Scottish regiments, played by the Pipes and Drums of The Army School of Piping : Pipe-Major
' William Ross
Army Week is the 150th week in which John Hilton has been talking to the Forces and their relatives. This is one of the longest consecutive series of broadcasts the BBC has ever put on, and to those units and those men-wherever they may be-who know him as the soldier's friend, ' J. H.' sends his greetings.
Fuel Flash for housewives and National and Regional announcements
make a statement on the special Army programmes to be broadcast this evening.
edited and read by Colin Wills
edited and read by Arthur Heighway
edited and read by Cyril Watling
Dance Band of a Training Regiment R.AiC. (by permission of the Commanding Officer): leader, Lance-Corporal Harry Farmer
The story of Britain's spare-time army, told by the men of the Tynemouth Battalion Northumberland Home Guard. Written by John Polwarth , and produced by Peter Watts
Kay Cavendish with her piano
Black-faced minstrel show, devised and produced by Harry S. Pepper.
Cast includes Scott and Whaley, Ike Hatch , C. Denier Warren , Fred Yule , the Kentucky Banjo Team :-Dick Pepper , Bernard Sheaff , and Edward Fairs. BBC Variety Orchestra and Male Voice Chorus, conducted by Leslie Woodgate. Book written and remembered by C. Denier Warren. Music arranged by Doris Arnold. Produced by H. S. Pepper
A ' 'road' show, written by Clifford Lewis and. Dick Pepper. Devised, produced, and conducted by Ernest Longstaffe
Music by the Five Hitch-Hikers.
The bonnie Scotswoman:
The land girl:
The four farm workers:
The Gramophone Department entertains with 'Record of the Week'; Memories of Olympia, devised by W. Macqueen Pope; Guest artist, Harry Welchman; Brain-twisters. Introduced by Robert Shafto.
Ivy Benson and her Girls Band