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BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz


Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz


The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour including
Open Letter .. to a plump woman from Michael Liddell King
Work, Money and Happiness-2: a survey of some working women in London and the way they live
Talk of the Town, reported by a shoe-maker
'The Younger Generation': five people of varying ages give their interpretation of this phrase
Diana Churchill reads another extract from ' My Husband Cartwright ' by Olivia Manning
Programme introduced by Marjorie Anderson


Unknown: Michael Liddell King
Unknown: Diana Churchill
Introduced By: Marjorie Anderson


Artists from the Commonwealth gather in London to send greetings in song to their folks at home and to listeners in Britain
Robert Easton
(United Kingdom ) introduces
Ida Shepley
(from the West Indies)
Dennis Lotis ,
(from South Africa)
Edmund Hockridge
(from Canada)
Jimmy Parkinson
(from Australia)
The Bob Brown Singers with the Frank Baron Trio
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor. Harry Rabinowitz
(from South Africa)
Produced by Giyn Jones
(United Kingdom)


Unknown: Robert Easton
Introduces: United Kingdom
Unknown: Ida Shepley
Unknown: Dennis Lotis
Unknown: Edmund Hockridge
Unknown: Jimmy Parkinson
Singers: Bob Brown
Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz
Produced By: Giyn Jones


Directed by Henry Krein with Edward Rubach and Robert Docker (two pianos)


Directed By: Henry Krein
Unknown: Edward Rubach
Unknown: Robert Docker


visits the Linen and Woollen Drapers*
Cottage Homes, Leylands, Derby

: People's Service

God is Love ... (1 John 4, v. 16)
Crossing Your Bridges-2
' The Bridge of Nobody Cares'
From Yardley Parish Church, Birmingham. Conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. Charles Crowson


Unknown: Rev. Charles Crowson


Presented from London and Cologne by Jean Metcalfe and Dennis Scuse


Unknown: Jean Metcalfe
Unknown: Dennis Scuse


Sid Phillips and his Band featuring Kenny Ball
Reg Wale. Andy Wolkowsky and Neville Taylor
Introduced by Michael Brooke
Produced by John Kingdon


Unknown: Sid Phillips
Unknown: Kenny Ball
Unknown: Reg Wale.
Unknown: Andy Wolkowsky
Unknown: Neville Taylor
Introduced By: Michael Brooke
Produced By: John Kingdon

: Peter Brough and Archie Andrews in EDUCATING ARCHIE

with Archie's guest. Beryl Reid and Ken Platt
(The recorded broadcast of Jan. 9)
(Beryl Reid is in ' Aladdin ' at the Coventry Theatre)


Unknown: Beryl Reid
Unknown: Ken Platt
Unknown: Beryl Reid

: Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon in LIFE WITH THE LYONS

10—' It's a Snap ' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Doris Rogers , Molly Weir
Richard Bellaers , Horace Percival
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Written by Bob Block
Ronnie Hanbury , and Bebe Daniels
Production by Tom Ronald


Unknown: Barbara Lyon
Unknown: Richard Lyon
Unknown: Doris Rogers
Unknown: Molly Weir
Unknown: Richard Bellaers
Unknown: Horace Percival
Conductor: Paul Fenoulhet
Written By: Bob Block
Written By: Ronnie Hanbury
Written By: Bebe Daniels
Production By: Tom Ronald


Introduced by Peter Haigh Music from a New Release Norman Wisdom sings the title song from ' Up in the World '
Picturegoer's Quiz
Test your ear and your memory
Star Gazing: Odile Versois
Presented by Desmond Carrington and Spencer Hale
New Musical: Rock. Rock. Rock '
Connie Francis sings ' Little Blue Wren '
Pocket Edition: 'Loser Takes All ' starring Glynis Johns. Rossano Brazzi and Robert Morley
Adapted by Roy Bradford Produced by Ruth Dennis
Sound-track Memories
Including the voices of Leslie Caron ,
Mel Ferrer , and Mario Lanza
The programme edited and produced by Trafford Whitelock


Introduced By: Peter Haigh
Presented By: Desmond Carrington
Presented By: Spencer Hale
Unknown: Glynis Johns.
Unknown: Robert Morley
Adapted By: Roy Bradford
Produced By: Ruth Dennis
Unknown: Leslie Caron
Unknown: Mel Ferrer
Unknown: Mario Lanza
Produced By: Trafford Whitelock


A winter programme looking back to last summer and forward to next
This week you are invited to hear about
A visit to Shetland from Jenny Gilbertson
A touring holiday in Bavaria with Robert Reid
Ted Appleton , a travel expert, is on hand with up-to-the-minute items of holiday interest
Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
Produced by Arthur Phillips and Harold Rogers


Unknown: Jenny Gilbertson
Unknown: Robert Reid
Unknown: Ted Appleton
Introduced By: Franklin Engelmann
Produced By: Arthur Phillips
Produced By: Harold Rogers

: Tony Hancock in HANCOCK'S HALF-HOUR

with Sidney James , Bill Kerr
Hattie Jacques , Kenneth Williams
Written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton
Theme and incidental music composed and conducted by Wally Stott
Produced by Dennis Main Wilson


Unknown: Sidney James
Unknown: Bill Kerr
Unknown: Hattie Jacques
Unknown: Kenneth Williams
Written By: Alan Simpson
Written By: Ray Galton
Conducted By: Wally Stott
Produced By: Dennis Main Wilson


An exchange of ideas and experiences between young people in Britain and Paris
In Paris:
Franchise Cottenet, Marie Lossky Francois Georgegin. Herve Loiseau
In the chair. Arthur Langford
In London:
Diana Carter. Pat Johnson
Mark Topping. Martin Spring
In the chair. Tony Gibson


Unknown: Marie Lossky
Unknown: Francois Georgegin.
Unknown: Herve Loiseau
Unknown: Arthur Langford
Unknown: Diana Carter.
Unknown: Tony Gibson

: Sidney Torch in MELODY HOUR

with his Concert Orchestra
Reginald Leopold and his Violin
The William Davies Trio
' On a Personal Note ' by Sidney Torch and Canada's singing star,
Doreen Hume
Introduced by Roy Williams Produced by Edward Nash


Unknown: Reginald Leopold
Unknown: William Davies Trio
Unknown: Sidney Torch
Unknown: Doreen Hume
Introduced By: Roy Williams
Produced By: Edward Nash

: Dick Bentley, Jimmy Edwards and June Whitfield in TAKE IT FROM HERE

(Jimmy Edwards is appearing in * Babes in the Wood at the Hippodrome, Brighton)


Unknown: Jimmy Edwards


by Norman Collins
Dramatised for broadcasting
In eight parts by Howard Agg
2— 'The Finger of Fate '
Other parts played by John Graham Gladys Spencer. Joan Clement Scott
Robert Sansom and Trevor Martin
Produced by Martyn C. Webster


Unknown: Norman Collins
Played By: John Graham
Played By: Gladys Spencer.
Played By: Joan Clement Scott
Unknown: Robert Sansom
Unknown: Trevor Martin
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Mr Josser: James Thomason
Mrs Josser: Nora Nicholson
Mrs Vizzard: Madeleine Christie
Connie Coke: Gretchen Franklin
Percy Boon: Frank Partington
Mrs Boon: Vivienne Chatterton
Mr Squales: Richard Hurndall
Lily Watson: Denise Bryer
Jack Rufus: Brian Haines
Narrator: Simon Lack


Max Jaffa and the Palm Court Orchestra
This week's visiting artist:
Vanessa Lee


Artist: Vanessa Lee


From St. David's
English Presbyterian Church,
Kenfig Hill, Glamorgan, led by the Kenfig Hill and District United Churches Choir
Conductor. Tom J. Daniels
Organist, Margaret Richards
Hymns introduced by Havard Gregory All hail the power of Jesu's Name
(Tune. Diadem)
The people that in darkness sat
(Tune, Dundee)
Ye holy angels bright (Tune, Darwell
Rock of ages, cleft for me (Tune,
Come gracious Spirit, heavenly Dove
(Tune. Whitburn)
0 Strength and Stay, upholding all creation (Tune, Finlandia)
Jesus shall reign (Tune, Rimington) God. that madest earth and heaven
(Tune, All through the night)
Blessing by the Rev. Glyn Jones


Conductor: Tom J. Daniels
Organist: Margaret Richards
Introduced By: Havard Gregory
Unknown: Rev. Glyn Jones

: Tony Fayne and David Evans are CALLING THE STARS

and introducing sixty minutes of comedy and music for your entertainment with This week's guest star:
Alfred Marks and Anne Shelton
George Martin , Inia Te Wiata
The Hedley Ward Trio
Jack Emblow , Bill Povey
The George Mitchell Choir
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader. Antony Gilbert )
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Sketch written by Sid Colin
Produced by John Simmonds


Unknown: Anne Shelton
Unknown: George Martin
Unknown: Hedley Ward
Unknown: Jack Emblow
Unknown: Bill Povey
Leader: Antony Gilbert
Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz
Written By: Sid Colin
Produced By: John Simmonds


Christian opinion on human and social relationships, mainly as men see them
The Rev. Austen Williams
Speaker, The Bishop of Stepney
Listeners' questions and comments form the basis of these talks. Letters are welcomed and should be addressed to Mainly for Men, Broadcasting House, W.t.


Unknown: Rev. Austen Williams


at the piano


and listen to some records to round off the weekend presented by Sam Costa


Presented By: Sam Costa

: Highlights

of tomorrow's programmes

: Close Down

followed by Shipping Forecast on 1,500 m. only

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