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BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz


Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz


The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour including
Open Letter ... to the wearer of an Old School Tie from Lucienne Phillips Gordon Gow reviews current films
Work. Money, and Happiness: a survey of some working women in London and the way they live. 3-A
Edward Williams describing his reactions to living in an open-plan house
Cruelty to Animals: a farmer and a veterinary surgeon exchange views
Diana Churchill reads another extract from ' My Husband Cartwright ' by Olivia Manning
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson


Unknown: Olivia Manning
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
Patricia Baird and Eula Parker
(from Australia)
Bryan Drake (from New Zealand)
Edric Connor (from the West Indies)
The Bob Brown Singers with the Kenny Powell Trio and the BBC Revue Orchestra Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
(from South Africa)
Produced by Glyn Jones
(United Kingdom)


Unknown: Robert Easton
Unknown: Patricia Baird
Unknown: Eula Parker
Unknown: Bryan Drake
Singers: Bob Brown
Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz
Produced By: Glyn Jones

: Light Programme Choral Event 1957 LET THE PEOPLE SING

A contest between thirty-two amateur choirs from all over England
First of eight programmes in Round I
From the Midlands
Tamworth Co-operative Choir
Conductor, Albert Knight
From the North
Greenside Choir. Kendal
Conductor, Margaret Hine
From the South
Orpington Junior Singers
Cotiductor, Sheila Mossman
From the West
Plymouth Co-operative Girls' Choir
Conductor. May L. Richardson


Conductor: Albert Knight
Conductor: Margaret Hine
Unknown: Sheila Mossman
Conductor: May L. Richardson


visits Alnwick, Northumberland

: People's Service

Not as I will, but as thou wilt ...
(St. Matthew 26, v. 39)
Crossing Your Bridges
3 — ' The Bridge of Fear '
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 in CLARINET CAPERS

with Ray Burns
Reg Wale , Norman Cave and Sid Phillips and his Band
Introduced by Michael Brooke
Produced by John Kingdon


Unknown: Ray Burns
Unknown: Reg Wale
Unknown: Norman Cave
Unknown: Sid Phillips
Introduced By: Michael Brooke
Produced By: John Kingdon

: Peter Brough and Archie Andrews in EDUCATING ARCHIE

with Ken Platt


Unknown: Ken Platt

: Bebe Daniels, Ben Lyon in LIFE WITH THE LYONS

n— ' You Are My Lucky Star ' 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 Recent Release
' Natasha's Waltz ' from Nino Rota 's score for * War and Peace'
Picturcgoers' Quiz
Test your ear and your memory
Stargazing: BYank Sinatra talks about his career and illustrates it with excerpts from films he has made
Presented by Desmond Carrington and Spencer Hale
Popular Musical: ' The King and I '
Deborah Kerr sings
* Hello, Young Lovers '
Pocket Edition: ' Lisbon ' starring
Ray Milland , Maureen O'Hara and Claude Rains
Adapted by Roy Bradford Produced by Ruth Dennis
Sound-track Memories including the voices of Marlene Dietrich and Marilyn Monroe
The programme edited and produced by Trafford Whitelock


Introduced By: Peter Haigh
Unknown: Nino Rota
Talks: Byank Sinatra
Presented By: Desmond Carrington
Presented By: Spencer Hale
Unknown: Deborah Kerr
Unknown: Ray Milland
Unknown: Maureen O'Hara
Adapted By: Roy Bradford
Produced By: Ruth Dennis
Unknown: Marlene Dietrich
Unknown: Marilyn Monroe
Produced By: Trafford Whitelock


A winter programme looking back to last summer and forward to next
This zveek you are invited to hear about
A touring holiday in Southern Sweden from C. Gordon Glover
A day trip down the Clyde with Jameson Clark
Ted Appleton and Bill Cormack , travel experts, give items of holiday interest and answer your queries
Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
Produced by Arthur Phillips and Harold Rogers


Unknown: C. Gordon Glover
Unknown: Jameson Clark
Unknown: Ted Appleton
Unknown: Bill CormacK
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


A group of young people in the Community Centre at Crawley New Town put questions about the houses and towns we live in to
Elizabeth Chesterton
Robert Furneaux-Jordan
Colin Maclnnes
Tony Gibson is in the chair


Unknown: Elizabeth Chesterton
Unknown: Robert Furneaux-Jordan
Unknown: Colin MacLnnes
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


by Norman Collins
Dramatised for broadcasting in eight parts by Howard Agg
3—' Taking the Risk '
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company Produced by Martyn C. Webster


Unknown: Norman Collins
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Mr Josser: James Thomason
Mrs Josser: Nora Nicholson
Connie Coke: Gretchen Franklin
Mrs Vizzard: Madeleine Christie
Percy Boon: Frank Partington
Lily Watson: Denise Bryer
Mr Puddy: Stanley Groome
Len Jackson: Geoffrey Matthews
Narrator: Simon Lack


A summary of events of the past week


Max Jaffa and the Palm Court Orchestra
This week's visiting artist:
Owen Brannigan


Artist: Owen Brannigan


Community hymn-singing from St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church, Newcastle upon Tyne; led by combined Catholic choirs conducted by Father Edward Harriott
Hvmns introduced by Father Patrick McEnroe
Praise to the Holiest (Tune, Billing)
Thy Kingdom come; yea, bid it come
(Tune. Rockingham)
O King of kings, in splendour (Tune,
To win my heart (Tune, Gustate)
My God, accept my heart this day
(Tune, Belmont)
God in whom all grace doth dwell
(Tune. Nun komm der Heiden Heiland)
To Jesus' heart, all burning with fervent love for men (Tune, Valet will ich dir geben)
Hear thy children, gentle Jesus
(Tune. Drakes Boughton)
Organist, Ethel Temple


Conducted By: Father Edward Harriott
Introduced By: Father Patrick McEnroe

: 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:
Bernard Miles and Patricia Baird
George Martin. Dennis Lotis
The Hedley Ward Trio
Max Geldray , Peter Knight
The George Mitchell Choir
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert )
Conductor. Harry Rabinowitz ,
Sketch written by Sid Colin
Produced by John Simmonds


Unknown: Bernard Miles
Unknown: Patricia Baird
Unknown: George Martin.
Unknown: Dennis Lotis
Unknown: Max Geldray
Unknown: Peter Knight
Leader: Antony Gilbert
Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz
Written By: Sid Colin
Produced By: John Simmonds


A programme of Christian opinion on human and social relationships, mainly as men see them
The Rev. Austen Williams
Speaker, C. A. Joyce
Listeners' questions and comments form the basis of these talks. Letters are welcomed and should be addressed to: Mainly for Men, Broadcasting House, W.I.


Unknown: Rev. Austen Williams
Unknown: C. A. Joyce


at the piano

: It's never too late to listen so why not - STAY UP WITH SAM

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


Presented By: Sam Costa

: Close Down

followed by Shipping Forecast on 1,500 m. only

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