Introduced by Stephen Grenfell
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
Laurence James at the BBC theatre organ
Jack Salisbury and his Salon Orchestra
A musical journey on a magic carpet woven by the BBC West of England
Conductor, Frank Cantell with Hugh Shirreff as your guide Today's tour includes Yorkshire,
Spain. Italy,Austria. Hungary. China, and the United States of America
and his Orchestra with Eva Beynon
Don Rivers, Johnny Webb and the Ternenteers
(Leader, Frank Thomas )
Conducted by Harold Gray
Ronald Smith (piano)
A programme for children under five
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe including
Marian Cutler telling a story: ' The Fourth Corner of Heaven'
Reading Your Letters and Answering Your Questions: a programme contributed by listeners
(Continued in next column)
' Window on the World': Wendy Dewar-Durie explains why she finds that the city of Peking is impossible to forget
'The New Fashions-whom do they suit?': Anne Scott-James, Greta Lamb, and Margaret Pearce discuss the coming trends
Serial: Vanity Fair ' by William Makepeace Thackeray. Abridged by Becky Cocking. Read by Ronald Simpson
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The Freddie Phillips Trio
Janet Fraser (contralto)
Norman Fraser (accompanist)
James Moody at the piano
Primo Scala and his Accordion Band
Mrs. Dale, the doctor's wife. records the daily happenings in the life of her family
Script by Joan Carr-Jones
A message of comfort and cheer for all ' in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity' Stuart Hibberd introduces another talk by the Rev. William Purcell
Conducted by Lleut.-Col. Owen Geary, M.B.E.
Director of Music
(Leader, Jack Nugent )
Conducted by Alexander Gibson
Tunes you have asked us to play
at Llandudno, North Wales
Members of the Youth Club put the questions
Wyn Griffith and Wilfred WooIIer give the answers
In the chair,
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Written by Geoffrey Webb and Edward J. Mason.
A story of country folk.
with Max Bygraves
Peter Madden Hattie Jacques
BBC Revue Orchestra
Script by Eric Sykes
Produced by Roy Speer
Sixth of a series of true stories of heroism and adventure in dramatic form
' The Dam-Busters '
Adapted by Paul Brickhill from his book of the same title
In May 1943 nineteen Lancasters, led by Guy Gibson , set off into rhe night, bound for Germany. In their bomb-bays they carried a new type of ' earthquake ' bomb designed by a British scientist after years of research. Their target was the Moehne and Eder dams. This is the story of that historic mission.
Produced by Leonard Cottrell Series edited by Alan Burgess
Ljuba Welitsch (soprano) on gramophone records
Directed by Cyril Stapleton in ' Yours for a Song'
The best of today's popular music with The Stargazers
Dick James , Jean Campbell
Bill McGuffie , Harold Smart and The Show Band Singers
Production by Johnnie Stewart
The Sydney Thompson
Old-Tyme Dance Orchestra
Master of Ceremonies,
Produced by Glyn Jones
' String Lug the Fox' by David Stephen
Reader, Tom Fleming
4-' String Lug Takes Vengeance on an Old Enemy '
Bryan Rodwell at the organ of the Granada, Tooting