An informal gathering in a farm-house in Aberdeenshire where a few country fiddlers are entertaining a fellow fiddler from the North-East of England and introducing him to the music and humour of the North-East of Scotland
Entertainment of all kinds blended to suit the taste of the Royal Navy. This week's mixture includes Bunny Doyle , Phyllis Robins , Edward Cooper , Ronald Chesney , and Gillie Potter. Geraldo and his Orchestra. Introduced by ' 'Hubert', and produced by Gordon Crier and Michael North
Each Thursday evening many civilians invite to their homes members of the Forces stationed in their neighbourhood. This is a series planned for the entertainment of civilians and men in the Army and R.A.F. who are listening together
This evening Kay Cavendish presents two of her regular programmes, 'Kay on the Keys' and 'The Record goes Round and Around'
Fifth in the series organised by the Special Service Division of the War Department in Washington for the entertainment of members of the United States Forces serving overseas. Recorded in the United States and edited for reproduction in this country by Norah Neale
The past week's Canadian news and sports high lights, cabled by the CBC National News Service, especially for Canadian Forces in Britain. General news from coast to coast, presented by Gerry Wilmot ; sports high lights, read by Stewart MacPherson , and news for French-speaking Canadians, read by Gilles Duhamel
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