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: LIGHT'S ON!

Bright and cheery music on gramophone records

: THE STRADIVARI ORCHESTRA

Directed by Michael Spivakovsky

Contributors

Directed By: Michael Spivakovsky

: NEWS

: HOME FOR THE DAY

The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Joan Yorke introducing
Edith Pitt , M.P., talking about her job
Antonia Ridge and Wyn Griffith discussing the issues behind some personal problems
Alison Settle on lunching with Lord Berners
Louise Davies on making a Christmas pudding
Gordon Gow reviewing some current films
The first instalment from ' A Kid for Two Farthings,' by Wolf Mankowitz. Abridged by Pegeen Mair. Read by David Kossoff

Contributors

Unknown: Joan Yorke
Unknown: Edith Pitt
Unknown: Antonia Ridge
Unknown: Wyn Griffith
Unknown: Alison Settle
Unknown: Lord Berners
Unknown: Louise Davies
Unknown: Gordon Gow
Unknown: Wolf Mankowitz.
Abridged By: Pegeen Mair.
Read By: David Kossoff

: Leslie Baily's Log Book: 1: The Journey Begins

A journey through Britain with a recording machine.
Introducing men from the Trinity House vessel Satellite, Lands End radio station, the coaster Speciality, and the clay mines.
(The recorded broadcast of October 1)

Contributors

Presenter: Leslie Baily
Producer: Jack Singleton

: AS I ROVED OUT

You are invited to listen to some of the folk songs and music still sung and played in the British Isles
Peter Kennedy recalls meeting some tinkers in Belfast
Seamus Ennis introduces Togo Crawford , a shepherd he met in Kirkcudbrightshire
Singer, Seamus Ennis
(Continued in next column)
The Players:
Eugene Pini (violin) Carlos Valdez (cello)
Henry Krein (accordion)
George Crozier (flute)
Freddie Phillips (guitar) Programme introduced by Spike Hughes
Edited by Marie Slocombe
Produced by Harold Rogers

Contributors

Introduces: Seamus Ennis
Unknown: Togo Crawford
Singer: Seamus Ennis
Violin: Eugene Pini
Cello: Carlos Valdez
Accordion: Henry Krein
Flute: George Crozier
Guitar: Freddie Phillips
Introduced By: Spike Hughes
Edited By: Marie Slocombe
Produced By: Harold Rogers

: Wilfred Pickles invites you to join him in his ' spot of homely fun ' ' HAVE A GO!'

From a local Club Hall, Ramsbottom, Lancashire
At the piano. Harry Hudson
Presented by Stephen Williams

Contributors

Piano: Harry Hudson
Presented By: Stephen Williams

: PEOPLE'S SERVICE

You are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a consecrated nation, a people God means to have for himself; it is yours to proclaim the exploits of the God who has called you out of darkness into his marvellous light
(1 Peter 2, v. 9: Knox's translation)
Can God Do Without You?
Service from St. Edward's Roman Catholic Church, Sutton Park, Guildford. Conducted by the Rev. Father Gordon Albion , D.Hist. sc.

Contributors

Unknown: Father Gordon Albion
Unknown: D.Hist.

: 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

: The Billy Cotton Band Show

with Alan Breeze and Doreen Stephens
Script by Clem Bernard Produced by Glyn Jones

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Breeze
Unknown: Doreen Stephens
Script By: Clem Bernard
Produced By: Glyn Jones

: Peter Brough and Archie Andrews in 'EDUCATING ARCHIE'

with Ronald Shiner , Harry Secombe
Beryl Reid , Hattie Jacques
Ronald Chesney , Peter Madden

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Shiner
Unknown: Harry Secombe
Unknown: Beryl Reid
Unknown: Hattie Jacques
Unknown: Ronald Chesney
Unknown: Peter Madden

: Jack Payne introduces BRITISH BAND BOX

A weekly programme of records featuring the pick of British dance bands

: HENRY HALL'S GUEST NIGHT

Highlights of the Show World

: EZIO PINZA

(bass) on gramophone records

: THESE RADIO TIMES

A happy history of everyman's entertainment with Harold Berens
L. Marsland Gander
Lind Joyce
Richard Murdoch
Harry Roy
Eric Sims
Introduced by Howard Marion-Crawford
Programme written by Gale Pedrick and produced by Thurstan Holland

Contributors

Unknown: Harold Berens
Unknown: L. Marsland Gander
Unknown: Lind Joyce
Unknown: Richard Murdoch
Unknown: Harry Roy
Unknown: Eric Sims
Written By: Gale Pedrick
Produced By: Thurstan Holland

: Radio Theatre presents 'TRIPLE CROWN'

by Alan Kennington
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by David H. Godfrey
Crusader, trained by G:1 Ranger, has won the Derby and the 2,000 Guineas and i,t seems that nothing oan stop the horse from winning rthe St. Leger and, with iit, the Triple Crown. But a shock awaits the confident trainer: he is threatened with the maiming or death of his wife and daughter unless he stops his horse from winning....

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Kennington
Produced By: David H. Godfrey
Gil Ranger: Peter Goss
Steve Orton: Arthur Lawrence
Joyce Ranger: Thelma Hughes
Jenny Ranger: Mollie Maureen
Andrews: Edward Lexy
Mr Vincent: Mischa de la Motte
Lord Faber: Ivan Samson
Saunders: Reginald Thorne
Stern: Alan Keith
Commentators: Neil Tuson
Commentators: Alan Redd

: News and RADIO NEWSREEL

A summary of events of the past week

: GRAND HOTEL

Tom Jenkins and the Palm Court Orchestra with Audrey Brice

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Jenkins
Unknown: Audrey Brice

: SUNDAY HALF-HOUR

Community hymn singing from Wesley Place Methodist Church, Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent, led by the combined Methodist choirs of the district and conducted by Thomas Johnson
Organist. James W. Adkins
Hymns introduced by the Minister, the Rev. E. B. Robin
And can it be that I should gain
(Tune, Sagina)
0 Jesus, King most wonderful '(Tune,
Bis'hopthorpe)
Father, I dare believe (Tune, Ripon) Saviour from sin. I wait to prove
(Tune, St. Catherine)
0 Holy Spirit God (Tune. Swabia)
Thou God of truth and love (Tune,
Millenium)
It passe-th knowledge that dear love of thine (Tune, It passe-th knowledge)
Dismiss me not thy service, Lord
(Tune, Spohr)

Contributors

Organist: Thomas Johnson
Organist: James W. Adkins
Unknown: Rev. E. B. Robin

: Terry-Thomas in TOP OF THE TOWN

with - Joan Sims and Leslie Mitchell
Tonight's Musical Highlights:
Doreen Duke
On Top of his Town this week:
Josef Locke and his home town
Londonderry, Northern Ireland
The George Mitchell Town Criers
Stanley Black , his piano and his Concert Orchestra
Script edited by James Grafton
Produced by Dennis Main Wilson

Contributors

Unknown: Joan Sims
Unknown: Leslie Mitchell
Unknown: Doreen Duke
Unknown: Josef Locke
Unknown: George Mitchell
Unknown: Stanley Black
Edited By: James Grafton
Produced By: Dennis Main Wilson

: NEWS

: BILL McGUFFIE

in reflections at the piano with Marie Korchinska (harp)

Contributors

Harp: Marie Korchinska

: THINK ON THESE THINGS

Christian hymns, their music, and their meaning
Jesus, stand among us (Tune, Caswall)
Lo, God is here, let us adore (Tune,
Merthyr Tydfil)
Through the might of doubt and sorrow (Tune, St. Oswald)
Forth in thy name. 0 Lord, I go
(Tune, Angel's Song)

: REVERIE

A programme of records
Introduced by John Webster

Contributors

Introduced By: John Webster

: ORGAN SERENADE

A programme of melody played by Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ

Contributors

Played By: Sandy MacPherson

: News Summary

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