Half-an-hour Qf news, music, and entertainment for officers and men of the Merchant Service, from their own Merchant Navy Club in London's West End. Dor'is
Hare is hostess, with Debroy Somers and his Orchestra, and a guest artist. Regular features include ' Ship's Newspaper,' ' In the Clubroom,' and ' Good Old London.' Programme produced by Alfred Dunning.
flashes between Britain and America. Famous artists on both sides of the Atlantic, with Leslie Mitchell as Master of Ceremonies in London. Produced in New York by Joe Mansfield , and in London by Jimmy Dyrenforth and Tom Ronald
The programme, a joint venture of the BBC and NBC, is heard simultaneously in both countries
Music and songs of the North Country, presented by the BBC at the Town Hall, Leeds. Massed Choirs from Leeds, Huddersfield Sale, and Scunthorpe; Violet Carson (soprano); Dale Smith (baritone) ; Margery Bell (Northumbrian piper). BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Sir Edward Bairstow and Maurice Johnstone. Programme introduced by Wilfred Pickles
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