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: LIGHTS ON!

Bright and cheery music on gramophone records

: Airs from the Alps

The Knittelfeld Lyra Zither Club directed by Karl Ottenschleger with Gisela Meissbichler, Paula Serchen and Igniaz Gletthofer present a selection of folk songs, yodelling, and dances
(BBC recording)

Contributors

Directed By: Karl Ottenschleger
Unknown: Gisela Meissbichler
Unknown: Paula Serchen
Unknown: Igniaz Gletthofer

: NEWS

: MEN 0' BRASS

The All-Star Brass Band of Great Britain
(Fifty instrumentalists from the country's leading brass bands)
Conductor, Harry Mortimer

Contributors

Conductor: Harry Mortimer

: SUNDAY MORNING IN THE PALM COURT

featuring
Max Jaffa (violin)
Reginald Kilbey (cello)
Jack Byfield (piano) and The Palm Court Players

Contributors

Violin: Max Jaffa
Cello: Reginald Kilbey
Piano: Jack Byfield

: WITH A SONG IN MY HEART

featuring the Marden Girl Singers
(Caernarvon)
Directed by W. J. Owen
Presented by Glym Jones

Contributors

Directed By: W. J. Owen
Presented By: Glym Jones

: SPORTING FANFARE

from Tidworth, Hampshire John Arlott
Denzil Batchelor
Walter Bromley-Davenport, M.P
Tony Fayne and David Evans discuss questions of sporting interest submitted by Tidworth Garrison and other listeners
Chairman, Alan Gibson
The programme was recorded in the Garrison Theatre, Tidworth
Produced by Michael Bowen
Denzil Batchelor is taking part in each programme in this series; the others are making their first appearance. John Arlott, the commentator, and Tony Fayne and David Evans, the sporting impressionists, are already well known to listeners. Lt.-Col. Walter Bromley-Davenport, Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Knutsford, Cheshire, has represented the Army at cricket and boxing.

Contributors

Unknown: John Arlott
Unknown: Denzil Batchelor
Unknown: Walter Bromley-Davenport, M.P
Unknown: Tony Fayne
Unknown: David Evans
Unknown: Tidworth Garrison
Unknown: Alan Gibson
Produced By: Michael Bowen

: PEOPLE'S SERVICE

' I am the Life'
You and Yours
Service from Iona Abbey
Conducted by the Rev. George F. MacLeod M.C. , D.D.

Contributors

Unknown: Iona Abbey
Unknown: Rev. George F. MacLeod

: FAMILY FAVOURITES

From London, the tunes you have asked us to play. From Germany, the tunes that make them think of you
In London, Jean Metcalfe In Hamburg, Denis Scuse

Contributors

Unknown: Jean Metcalfe
Unknown: Denis Scuse

: Jack Jackson in 'HI NEIGHBOURS!'

with Diana Decker
Gary Miller
Dickie Valentine
Ken Mackintosh and his Orcheslbra
Produced by John Simmonds

Contributors

Unknown: Diana Decker
Unknown: Gary Miller
Unknown: Dickie Valentine
Unknown: Ken MacKintosh
Produced By: John Simmonds

: WHAT DO YOU KNOW?

A programme of problems and brain-teasers devised for your entertainment featuring
'Beat the Expert' with John Creasey and B. C. Hilliam
Bert Whittam at the piano
' Ask Me Another' with Anona Winn , Patricia Cutts and G. E. W. Gosnell
Taking part in the sketch:
Philip Ray , Ian Sadler and Arthur Lawrence
Chairman, Franklin Engelmann
Programme devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Joan Clark

Contributors

Unknown: John Creasey
Unknown: B. C. Hilliam
Unknown: Bert Whittam
Unknown: Anona Winn
Unknown: Patricia Cutts
Unknown: G. E. W. Gosnell
Unknown: Philip Ray
Unknown: Ian Sadler
Unknown: Arthur Lawrence
Unknown: Franklin Engelmann
Written By: John P. Wynn
Produced By: Joan Clark

: COMMONWEALTH OF SONG

Music from four corners of the Commonwealth of Nations
Patricia Baird (Australia)
Marion Williams (Nigeria)
Edmund Hockridge (Canada)
The N.Z.-ens (New Zealand)
The Johnston Singers
(United Kingdom)
Introduced by Robert Baston
(United Kingdom)
Louis Voss and his Orchestra
Script written by Jimmy Grafton
Produced by Donald MacLean
'Edmund Hockridge is in Carousel ' at the Grand Theatre, Leeds)

Contributors

Unknown: Marion Williams
Unknown: Edmund Hockridge
Introduced By: Robert Baston
Unknown: Louis Voss
Written By: Jimmy Grafton
Produced By: Donald MacLean
Produced By: Edmund Hockridge

: Eamonn Andrews says WELCOME TO BRITAIN

Last week he visited Leamington Spa to meet some of the people who were in town for the Lights of Leamington
The visitors were offered the freedom of the BBC's record libraries to choose a past broadcast or a recording of their favourite artist or orchestra ..
A recorded programme produced by Phyllis Robinson

Contributors

Produced By: Phyllis Robinson

: The Archers: Omnibus Edition

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

Contributors

Writer: Geoffrey Webb
Writer: Edward J. Mason
Editor: Godfrey Baseley
Producer: Tony Shryane
Daniel Archer: Harry Oakes
Doris Archer: Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer: Denis Folwell
Peggy Archer: Thelma Rogers
Philip Archer: Norman Painting
Christine Archer: Pamela Mant
Mr Fairbrother: Leslie Bowmar
Mrs Fairbrother: Joy Davies
Grace Fairbrother: Ysanne Churchman
Simon: Eddie Robinson
Walter Gabriel: Chris Gittins
Mrs Perkins: Pauline Seville
The Squire: Ronald Baddiley
Tom Forrest: Bob Arnold
The Vicar: Harry Stubbs
Clive Lawson-Hope: Leslie Parker
Len Thomas: Arnold Peters
Ben White: Will Kings
Admiral Bellamy: Fred Yule

: p.m SUNDAY IN SUMMER

A light-hearted hour of music and story in which David Dunhill is host to
Peggy Cochrane
Maria Perilli , Elton Hayes
Tony Fayne and David Evans and Bernard Miles
Script by Robert Buckland
Produced by Alfred Dunning

Contributors

Unknown: David Dunhill
Unknown: Peggy Cochrane
Unknown: Maria Perilli
Unknown: Elton Hayes
Unknown: Tony Fayne
Unknown: David Evans
Unknown: Bernard Miles
Script By: Robert Buckland
Produced By: Alfred Dunning

: SPORTSMAN'S CHOICE

2-Learie Constantine the brilliant all-rounder who played for the West Indies from
1923-1939
In this recorded programme he chooses records he specially wants to hear, and explains his choice to Denzil Batchelor

Contributors

Unknown: Denzil Batchelor

: Jack Warner and Kathleen Harrison in ' MEET THE HUGGETTS

Written by Eddie Maguire
7 — ' Hidden Treasure '

Contributors

Written By: Eddie Maguire

: Newt and RADIO NEWSREEL

A summary of events of the past week

: THE FRED HARTLEY HOUR

Melodies old and new played in the Hartley manner
Victoria Campbell and John Hanson in songs and duets and Fred Hartley and his Music with Jack Cooper
Introduced by John Webster

Contributors

Unknown: John Hanson
Unknown: Fred Hartley
Unknown: Jack Cooper
Introduced By: John Webster

: SUNDAY HALF-HOUR

Community hymn-singing from the Salvation Army Open-Air meeting held on the Harbour Slip-way at St. Ives, Cornwall
Hymns introduced and conducted by Captain Kenneth Nutty
Tell me the old. old story (Tune, Tell me the old, old story)
What a friend we have in Jesus
(Tune, Blaenwern)
The old rugged Cross (Tune, The old rugged Cross)
Jesus, keep me near the Cross (Tune.
Near the Cross)
When the roll is called up yonder
(Tune, When the roll is called up yonder)
(Continued in next column)
Abide with me (Tune, Abide with me) Eternal Father, strong to save (Tune,
Melita)
Sun of my soul, thou Saviour dear
(Tune, Abends)
Accompanied by the St. Ives Salvation Army Band Bandmaster, William Clarke

Contributors

Conducted By: Captain Kenneth Nutty
Unknown: William Clarke

: Tonv Hancock in STAR BILL

A programme presenting the best in Britain's show business with Geraldine McEwan and Graham Stark
Guest Star: Jack Warner
To Sing to You:
Tessie O'Shea
Bill O'Connor
To Play to You: Larry Adler
The George Mitchell
Glee Club
The Stanley Black Concert Orchestra
Encore
Each week the stars take their curtain calls with the songs and tunes you want to hear
Written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson
Produced bv
Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Unknown: Geraldine McEwan
Unknown: Jack Warner
Unknown: Tessie O'Shea
Unknown: Bill O'Connor
Unknown: Larry Adler
Written By: Ray Galton
Written By: Alan Simpson
Unknown: Alastair Scott-Johnston

: NEWS

: IAN STEWART

at the piano

: SERMON IN SONG

A programme of spirituals hymns, and sacred songs presented by the young American evangelist
Frank Boggs

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Boggs

: SUNDAY SERENADE

Music for a summer evening played by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conducted by Leighton Lucas

Contributors

Leader: John Sharpe
Conducted By: Leighton Lucas

: RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH PRESENTS

some of his favourite gramophone recorda

: News Summary

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