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Introduced by Maurice Denham


Introduced By: Maurice Denham


A story, a hymn and a prayer


William Davies at the BBC theatre organ


Unknown: William Davies


Band of The Life Guards
Conducted by Major A. Lemoine
Director of Music


Conducted By: Major A. Lemoine


Script by Joan Carr-Jones


Script By: Joan Carr-Jones

: Billy Ternent

and his Orchestra with Eva Beynon, Tom Henry, Don Rivers, Terry Walsh, The Ternenteers


Unknown: Eva Beynon
Unknown: Tom Henry
Unknown: Don Rivers
Unknown: Terry Walsh

: Morning Story: Lucky Jim

by Derek Walker
Told by Nigel Stock


Author: Derek Walker
Reader: Nigel Stock


Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, David Paget )
Conductor, Robert Buslby
Philip Hattey (bass-baritone)
Introduced by Victor Poole


Leader: David Paget
Conductor: Robert Buslby
Bass-Baritone: Philip Hattey
Introduced By: Victor Poole


(Leader, J. Moulanid Begbie )
Conducted by John Hopkins
Jack Bryme. r (clarinet)


Leader: J. Moulanid Begbie
Conducted By: John Hopkins
Conducted By: Jack Bryme.


A programme for children under five
Nursery rhymes, stories, and music
' She still remembers,' writes a mother about her four-year-old girl, ' a story that was told some months ago entitled " My Naughty Little Sister," and wanted me to write and ask you for it again.' ' My small daughter,' says another mother, ' is most anxious that I should write and plead for the two stories about " My Naughty Little Sister" to be told again.' We have nated before the strong appeal of a ' naughty ' story. We are happy to say, however, that, in spite of the enthusiasm with which our small listeners frequently imitate the actions of our story characters, we have not so far heard of them being incited to deliberate misbehaviour by the bad example of the naughty ones. Perhaps this is understandable if we remember how important to small children is the approval of adults-children may sometimes be naughty, but they always tike to feel good, and a story about another child's misdeeds allows them to enjoy his naughtiness vicariously while at the same time to censure him as he deserves. Tomorrow they may have this experience again from a new story by Dorothy Edwards , ' My Naughty Little Sister Wasn't Well.' Elizabeth A. Taylor


Story By: Dorothy Edwards
Unknown: Elizabeth A. Taylor


A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Mary Ferguson and Including
' Reading Your Letters ': a. programme of t'he latest letters from listeners
' A Tale of Two Sisters': Barbara McFadyean and Ann Finer talk to Joan Yorke
'The Other Side of Gardening': Henry Smith turns the pages of his gardening notebook
' Talking About Myself,' by Amanda Barry
Amanda Barry 's great-great-grandfather settled in Australia in 1810. She came to England in 1931 and decided to stay here.
Serial: Tono-Bungay ' by H. G. Wells. Abridged by Nancy Pusey. Read by James McKechnie


Introduced By: Mary Ferguson
Unknown: Barbara McFadyean
Unknown: Ann Finer
Unknown: Joan Yorke
Unknown: Henry Smith
Unknown: Amanda Barry
Unknown: Amanda Barry
Unknown: H. G. Wells.
Abridged By: Nancy Pusey.
Read By: James McKechnie


The Pavilion Players directed by David Wolfathal and Joseph MacNally (tenor)


Directed By: David Wolfathal
Directed By: Joseph MacNally


6—' All Together '
Ian Watt completes his series of talks on the sentence with some demonstrations of sentences in action


Unknown: Ian Watt

: Music While You Work

Oscar Rabin and his Band


Script by Joan Carr-Jones
To be repeated tomorrow at 11.0 a.m.
Last week Isabel Fielding suggested to Mrs. Dale that she should learn to drive a car. Dr. Dale was not at all enthusiastic and said he had not the time to teach her. Mrs. Dale, while shopping with Mrs. Freeman in Parkwood Hill, met Mr. Gilroy, who mentioned that his business brought him near Parkwood Hill twice a week. He offered to teach Mrs. Dale to drive. The family teased her about her admirer ' and Mrs. Morgan disapproved. A letter came from Miriam, who was stit! living alone in Devon, saying rhat she was ill, and had no one to help her. Mrs. Dale decided she would have to go and look after her. Mr. Gilroy said that business took him to Devon and that he would like to drive Mrs. Dale down. It was difficult to refuse his offer so Mrs. Dale agreed. Sally and Jenny had a quarrel. Jenny met Michael Fanshawe who introduced her to Mrs. Mountford. To the Dales' surprise, Jenny left a note for Sally to say she had gone to stay with a friend. Bob eventually found her staying with Mrs. Mountford. -
(Continued in next column)
Principal characters this week:


Script By: Joan Carr-Jones
Unknown: Michael Fanshawe
Mrs Dale: Ellis Powell
Dr Dale: Douglas Buribidge
Bob Dale: Leslie Heritage
Owen Owen: Beryl Oalder
David Owen: Frank Partington
Mrs Freeman: Dorothy Lane
Sailly Lane: Thelma Hughes
Mrs Morgan: Grace Allardyee
Jenny Owen: Julia Braddock
Mrs Mountford: Vivienne Chatterton
Mr Gilroy,: David Gartth
Miriam Dale: Wen Dante
Richard Fulton: Norman Chidgey
Molly: Freda Falconer
Jill Delaney: Jennifer Edmonds
Mrs Delilaney: Betty Hardy
A reporter: Lockwood West
Miss Marchbanks: Hariet Petworth

: Monday Matinee Ceoil Trouncer in THE GUINEA PIG

by Warren Chetham-Strode
Adapted and produced by Martym C. Webster


Unknown: Warren Chetham-Strode
Produced By: Martym C. Webster
Lynne Hartley: Isabel Dean
Mrs Hartley: Iris Baker
Lloyd Hartley, M A: Cecil Trouncer
Nigel Lomaine, B A: Hugh Burdem
Grimmett: Michael Holt
Read: Trader Faulkner
Dennis Stringer, M A: Hamilton Dyce
Mrs Read: Susan Richards
Mr Read: Toke Townjey
Knox: Brian Smith

: Monday Matinee THE GUINEA PIG'



He sings to a small guitar

: The Younger Generation UNDER-20 PARADE

Introduced by Tony East
Take Your Chance: Round I
Winning entries from Scotland and the West of England
Music Makers
Betty Ellwood and Josephine Holt at two pianos
Something Wrong Somewhere
Another puzzle by Richard Bennett to test your hearing
You're Only Young Once
Script by Edward J. Mason
6 — ' Janet displays her flair for management'


Introduced By: Tony East
Unknown: Betty Ellwood
Unknown: Josephine Holt
Unknown: Richard Bennett
Script By: Edward J. Mason

: The Archers

Written by Edward J. Mason and Geoffrey Webb.
A story of country folk.


Writer: Edward J. Mason
Writer: Geoffrey Webb
Editor: Godfrey Baseley
Producer: Tony Shryane Daniel Archer, the farmer: Harry Oakes
Doris Archer, his wife: Gwen Berryman
Philip Archer, their younger son: Norman Painting
Christine Archer, their daughter: Pamela Mant
Jack Archer, their elder son: Denis Folwell
Peggy Archer, his wife: June Spencer
Mr. Fairbrother, a wealthy farmer: Leslie Bowmar
Grace Fairbrother, his daughter: Monica Grey
Walter Gabriel, Dan's neighbour: Robert Mawdesley
Simon, the farm worker: Eddie Robinson
Mrs. Perkins, Peggy's mother: Pauline Seville
The Squire: Ronald Baddiley
Jane Maxwell: Mary Wimbush
Keith Latimer, the mineralogist: Jack May
Dick Raymond, the reporter: John Franklyn


followed by

: Sport

: Round the British Isles with TOP OF THE FORM

John Ellison and Robert MacDermot are the question-masters in this inter-country contest between representative teams from girls' and boys' schools in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland
Marr College, Troon (Boys) v. Fraserburgh Academy (Girls)
Produced by Joan Clark


Unknown: John Ellison
Unknown: Robert MacDermot
Produced By: Joan Clark

: Marius Goring in ' THE AFFAIRS OF HARLEQUIN'

by Morris West
3—'The Affair of the Languid Lotus '
Other parts played by Martin Lewis and Eric Anderson
Produced by Martyn C. Webster


Unknown: Morris West
Played By: Martin Lewis
Unknown: Eric Anderson
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
George Harlequin: Marius Goring
Ashley: Eric Messiter
Freddie Muselaire: Patrick Troughton
McCreary: Tony Quinn
Elizabeth Quong: Sarah Leigh

: Derek Roy in ' HAPPY-GO-LUCKY

A light-hearted blend of comedy and music with Harry Noble and Francis King
Doreen Harris
Eager Beavers
An improbable series of adventures featuring
Rhapsody at Random
You call the tunes and composer's styles
Peggy Cochrane gives her Impromptu interpretations
The Sam Browne Singer*
Stanley Black and the Augmented Dance Orchestra
Script by Ralph Peterson
E. K. Smith , and Rona Ricardo
Produced by Roy Speer


Unknown: Harry Noble
Unknown: Francis King
Unknown: Doreen Harris
Unknown: Peggy Cochrane
Singer: Sam Browne
Singer: Stanley Black
Script By: Ralph Peterson
Script By: E. K. Smith
Script By: Rona Ricardo
Produced By: Roy Speer
Creep: Peter Butterworth
Bottrell: Graham Stark
Mr Ponsonby: Tony Hancock



Sydney Lipton and his Orchestra with Primrose Hayes
Charles Granville , Charles Young
From Groavenor House, London


Unknown: Sydney Lipton
Unknown: Primrose Hayes
Unknown: Charles Granville
Unknown: Charles Young


' The Rains Came ' by Louis Bromfield
Reader, Gordon Gow
11—' Round to Edwina'


Reader: Gordon Gow


Muted Strings directed by Reg Pursglove with Irene Kohler (piano)


Directed By: Reg Pursglove
Piano: Irene Kohler

: News Summary

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