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The programme includes music by Dutch composers played by The Stradiva Sextet


Music By: Dutch Composers


The Knittelfeld Lyra
Zither Club
Directed by Karl Ottenschlager with Hildegard Haupl in a selection of folk songs, yodelling, and dances Introduced by Franklin Engelmann


Directed By: Karl Ottenschlager
Unknown: Hildegard Haupl
Introduced By: Franklin Engelmann


: The Archers: Omnibus Edition

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


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: Lesley Saweard
Mr Fairbrother: Leslie Bowmar
Mrs Fairbrother: Joy Davies
Grace Fairbrother: Ysanne Churchman
Simon: Eddie Robinson
Walter Gabriel: Chris Gittins
Mrs Perkins: Pauline Seville
Tom Forrest: Bob Arnold
Squire: Ronald Baddiley
Ben White: Will Kings
Vicar: Harry Stubbs
John Tregorran: Basil Jones
Carol Grey: Anne Cullen
Reggie Trentham: Peter Wilde
Paul Johnson: Leslie Dunn
Sally Johnson: Ann Kindred


Introduced by David Lloyd James and Eric Simms , and including recordings of August sounds
Produced by Bernard Lyons


Introduced By: David Lloyd James
Introduced By: Eric Simms
Produced By: Bernard Lyons


Southern Serenade Orchestra
Directed by Lou Whiteson


Directed By: Lou Whiteson


Judge not that ye be not judged
(St. Matthew 7, v. 1)
The Things They Say
2-1 I don't go to Church but I'm as good as those who do '
Service from Holy Trinity Church, Leamington Spa. Conducted by the Rev. W. Warren Hunt


Unknown: Rev. W. Warren


For serving men and women stationed abroad and their families at home -
Presented from London and Cologne by Jean Metcalfe and Dennis Scuse


Unknown: Jean Metcalfe
Unknown: Dennis Scuse


with Petula Clark
Tino Christidi
Chick Laval and the Billy Ternent Orchestra with Eva Beynon , Gerry Grant and the Ternenteers
Produced by Donald MacLean


Unknown: Petula Clark
Unknown: Tino Christidi
Unknown: Chick Laval
Unknown: Billy Ternent Orchestra
Unknown: Eva Beynon
Unknown: Gerry Grant
Produced By: Donald MacLean

: Radio Theatre presents Rachel Gurney and Raymond Young in ' PASSPORT TO YESTERDAY'

A play for radio by Enid Hollins
Other parts played by Hester Paton Brown. John Cazabon Catherine Fleming , Michael Mellinger
Sulwen Morgan , Alan Reid and Joan Clement Scott
Produced by Charles Lefeaux
Lying lazily in the sun on a beach in France, a pretty girl slowly realises that she does not know who she is or how she came there, and that for some reason which she cannot explain, she is afraid of going to the police for help.....


Unknown: Enid Hollins
Played By: Hester Paton Brown.
Played By: John Cazabon
Played By: Catherine Fleming
Played By: Michael Mellinger
Played By: Sulwen Morgan
Unknown: Alan Reid
Unknown: Joan Clement Scott
Produced By: Charles Lefeaux
The Girl: Rachel Gurney
Smoky: Raymond Young
Ruth: Catherine Salkeld
Veronica: Violet Loxley


Brian Reece introduces
Billy Maxam
Malcolm Mitchell and his Men of Music
Stan Stennett
Lita Roza
Reg Dixon
(Continued in next column)
Edmund Hockridge and Lizbeth Webb
The George Mitchell Glee Club
Malcolm Lockyer and his Concert Orchestra
Continuity by Sidney Nelson and Maurice Harrison
Produced by Bill Gates
4.30 George Cole , Diana Churchill and Colin Gordon in ' A LIFE OF BLISS'
Episode 1
Script by Godfrey Harrison
A new series of episodes in the life of a shy young bachelor who goes through life with his head in the clouds and his mind in a fog.
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont


Introduces: Brian Reece
Unknown: Billy Maxam
Unknown: Malcolm Mitchell
Unknown: Stan Stennett
Unknown: Lita Roza
Unknown: Reg Dixon
Unknown: Edmund Hockridge
Unknown: Lizbeth Webb
Unknown: Malcolm Lockyer
Unknown: Sidney Nelson
Unknown: Maurice Harrison
Produced By: Bill Gates
Unknown: George Cole
Unknown: Diana Churchill
Unknown: Colin Gordon
Script By: Godfrey Harrison
Conductor: Paul Fenoulhet
Produced By: Leslie Bridgmont
David Bliss: George Cole
Anne Fellows: Diana Churchill
Tony Fellows: Colin Gordon
Mrs Griffin: Gladys Henson
Psyche, the dog: Percy Edwards
Joy Joel: Noelle Middleton
Eric: James Beatty
The Manager: Philip Ray
The Neighbour: Elsa Palmer
The Waitress: Pat Coombs
The Waiter: Pierre Chaminade


A casket of musical treasure displayed for your pleasure by Philip Green and his Concert Orchestra with songs by Vanessa Lee and Harry Dawson
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe
Produced by Eric Arden
The programme Includes music by Noel Coward , Richard Rodgers , and Philip Green


Unknown: Philip Green
Songs By: Vanessa Lee
Songs By: Harry Dawson
Introduced By: Jean Metcalfe
Produced By: Eric Arden
Music By: Noel Coward
Music By: Richard Rodgers


Margery Manners
John Rorke
Sidney Burchall
Elizabeth French
Morris and Cowley
Chairman, Rob Currie
Palace of Varieties Chorus and the BBC Variety Orchestra Produced by Ernest Longstaffe


Unknown: John Rorke
Unknown: Sidney Burchall
Unknown: Elizabeth French
Unknown: Rob Currie
Produced By: Ernest Longstaffe


Jean Pougnet and the Palm Court Orchestra with Olive Groves


Unknown: Jean Pougnet
Unknown: Olive Groves


Community hymn-singing from the Chapel of H.M. Prison, Dartmoor
Hymns introduced by the Chaplain, the Rev. L. Lloyd Rees
(Continued in next column)
0 come. 0 come, Emmanuel (Tune,
Veni Emmanuel)
Hark! the herald angels sing
When I survey the wondrous cross
(Tune, Rockingham)
Ye choirs of new Jerusalem (Tune,
St. Fulbert)
All hall the power of Jesus' name
(Tune, Diadem)
Breathe on me. Breath of God (Tune,
Three In One. and One In Three
(Tune, Rivaulx)
The day thou gavest. Lord, Is ended
(Tune, St. Clement)
Blessing given by the Rev. H. T. Smith , Chaplain Inspector
Organist, Henrietta Smith
Choirmaster, C. Crowl


Unknown: Rev. H. T. Smith
Organist: Henrietta Smith
Choirmaster: C. Crowl

: Alfred Marks in THE FORCES SHOW

with Sally Rogers and Fred Yule
Top Tunes and Request Numbers Eve Boswell and Dickie Valentine
Penny Posers
Fun and games with Eamonn Andrews
Your Favourite
Forces Instrumentalist
Jack Simpson (xylophonist)
Sports Corner
Raymond Glendenning
This week's guest
Kenneth Home
The Peter Knight Singers
Peter Yorke and his Orchestra
Script by Gene Crowley , Alan Blain Maurice Rodgers and John Vyvyan
Script editor, Jimmy Grafton
Produced by Trafford Whitelock


Unknown: Sally Rogers
Unknown: Fred Yule
Unknown: Eve Boswell
Unknown: Dickie Valentine
Unknown: Penny Posers
Unknown: Eamonn Andrews
Unknown: Jack Simpson
Unknown: Raymond Glendenning
Unknown: Kenneth Home
Script By: Gene Crowley
Script By: Alan Blain
Script By: Maurice Rodgers
Script By: John Vyvyan
Editor: Jimmy Grafton
Produced By: Trafford Whitelock



at the piano


If J travel in your company,
You know the way to heaven's door....
(George Herbert : 'Church Music') A group of programmes about some favourite hymn-tunes
Presented by the Rev. Cyril Taylor
Warden of the Royal School of Church Music with Wilfred Brown (tenor) and the St. Martin's Singers


Unknown: George Herbert
Unknown: Rev. Cyril Taylor
Tenor: Wilfred Brown


Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ


Unknown: Sandy MacPherson


Records of peaceful music from the Celtic countries
Presented by Robert MacDermot


Presented By: Robert MacDermot

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