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: LIGHTS ON

BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz

Contributors

Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz

: Q NEWS

: HOME FOR THE DAY

The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour including
Open Letter ... to the girl at the typewriter, from a visiting Canadian
Work. Money, and Happiness: a survey of some working women in London and the way they live. 5— A Typist
Gordon Gow reviews some current films
Women In the House: a discussion between some women Members of Parliament
Noel Johnson reads an extract from 'Out of the Silent Planet' by C. S. Lewis
Programme introduced by Marjorie Anderson

Contributors

Introduced By: Marjorie Anderson

: COMMONWEALTH OF SONG

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
Joyce Barker (from South Africa)
Leslie Andrews (New Zealand)
Cy Grant (from the West Indies)
Marie Benson (Australia) and the Bob Brown Singers
Accompanied by the Kenny Powell Trio
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowlts
(from South Africa)
Produced by Glyn Jones
(United Kingdom)

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Easton
Unknown: Joyce Barker
Unknown: Leslie Andrews
Unknown: Cy Grant
Unknown: Marie Benson
Singers: Bob Brown
Conductor: Harry Rabinowlts
Produced By: Glyn Jones

: LET THE PEOPLE SING

A contest between thirty-two amateur choirs from all over England
The third of eight programmes in Round I
MIXED CHOIRS
From the South
London Orpheus Choir
From the North
Sale and District Musical Society
CHILDREN'S CHOIRS
From the West
The Marjorie Corbett Choir
From the Midlands
Solihull High School for Girls

: HAVE A GO!

visits Tavistock in Devon

: PEOPLE'S SERVICE

For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God (Romans 3, v. 23)
The Disease and the Cure
1: 'Sin-the Root of the Trouble"
Service from High Carntyne Parish Church, Glasgow, conducted by the Rev. William Barclay , D.D ., Lecturer in New Testament, University of Glasgow

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. William Barclay , D.D

: 1,500 m.: Shipping Forecast 247 m. and VHF: 'Good Listening'

Some news of current programmes

: TWO-WAY FAMILY FAVOURITES

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

Contributors

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

Contributors

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

Contributors

Unknown: Ken Platt

: Bebe Daniels. Ben Lyon in LIFE WITH THE LYONS

13-' Danger is my Work ' 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

Contributors

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

: MOVIE-GO-ROUND

Introduced by Peter Haigh
Music from a Forthcoming Release
Alfred Newman 's title music from ' Anastasia ' (Twentieth Century-Fox) conducted by the composer
Picturegoers' Quiz
Test your ear and your memory
Star Gazing: Cecil Parker talks about his career and Illustrates it with excerpts from films he has made
Presented by Desmond Carrington and Spencer Hale
New Musical: Rock. Rock. Rock ' La Vern Baker sings ' Tra-La-La '
Pocket Edition
Fess Parker. Buddy Ebsen and Jeff York in Walt Disney's ' Davy Crockett and the River Pirates '
Adapted by Roy Bradford Produced by Ruth Dennis
Bound-track Memories includes the voices of Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour and the Mirror Waltz ' from ' Touch and Go '
The programme edited and produced by Trafford Whitelock

Contributors

Introduced By: Peter Haigh
Unknown: Alfred Newman
Talks: Cecil Parker
Presented By: Desmond Carrington
Presented By: Spencer Hale
Unknown: Vern Baker
Unknown: Buddy Ebsen
Unknown: Jeff York
Unknown: Davy Crockett
Adapted By: Roy Bradford
Produced By: Ruth Dennis
Unknown: Bob Hope
Unknown: Dorothy Lamour

: HOLIDAY HOUR

A winter programme looking back to last summer and forward to next
This week you are invited to hear about
A holiday on the Italian Riviera. with Robert Turley
A day trip from Leeds to Scarborough. from John Watmough
Fanny and Johnny Cradock are on hand to discuss some local dishes to be found in the British Isles
Travel experts Ted Appleton and Bill Cormack answer your holiday queries
Introduced by Franklin Engetmann
Produced by Arthur Phillips and Harold Rogers

Contributors

Introduced By: Franklin Engetmann
Produced By: Arthur Phillips
Produced By: Harold Rogers

: Tony Hancock in HANCOCK'S HALF-HOUR

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

Contributors

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

: QUESTION TIME

Young people from youth organisations in Hull, Yorkshire, put questions to:
Peggy Jay , Ritchie Calder
George Hauger
In the chair, Lionel Gamlin

Contributors

Unknown: Peggy Jay
Unknown: Ritchie Calder
Unknown: George Hauger
Unknown: Lionel Gamlin

: Sidnev 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

Contributors

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

: ' LONDON BELONGS TO ME*

by Norman Collins
Dramatised for broadcasting in eight parts by Howard Agg
5 — ' On Charge '
Produced by Martyn C. Webster

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Collins
Unknown: Howard Agg
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Mr Josser: James Thomason
Mrs Josser: Nora Nicholson
Mr Puddy: Stanley Groome
Connie Coke: Gretchen Franklin
Mrs Vizzard: Madeleine Christie
Percy Boon: Frank Partington
Mrs Boon: Vivienne Chatterton
Mr Barks: Richard Williams
Veesey Blaize, K C: Patrick Waddington
Henry Knockell: Geoffrey Wincott
Henry Wassail, K c: Brewster Mason
Mr Justice Plymme: Leslie Perrins
Warder: Julian Forbes
Usher: Malcolm Hayes
Narrator: Simon Lack

: * News and RADIO NEWSREEL

A summary of events of the past week

: GRAND HOTEL

Max Jaffa and the Palm Court Orchestra
This week's visiting artist I
William Herbert

Contributors

Unknown: Max Jaffa
Unknown: William Herbert

: SUNDAY HALF-HOUR

Community hymn-singing from Ashlyns School, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Conductor, B. Cuthbert
Organist. R. Wallace Charles
Hymns Introduced by John Glen
Singing led by Ashlyns School Choir and the Ashlyns Choral Society
Ye holy angels bright (Tune, Darwall's 1481 h)
Heavenly Father, may thy blessing
(Tune, Pleading Saviour)
Rejoice, the Lord is King (Tune,
Gopsal)
Dear Lord and Father of mankind
(Tune, Repton)
Lead us. heavenly Father, lead us
(Tune, Mannheim)
Happy are they, they that love God
(Tune. Binchester)
Hall gladdening light (Tune, Sebaste) All people that on earth do dwell
(Tune, Old Hundredth)

Contributors

Conductor: B. Cuthbert
Organist: R. Wallace Charles
Introduced By: John Glen

: Tony Fayne and David Evans are CALLING THE STARS

introducing comedy and music for your entertainment with This week's guest star,
Peter Sellers and George Martin
Victoria Elliott , Robert Earl
The Hedley Ward Trio
Frank Weir , Freddy Clayton
The George Mitchell Choir
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader. Antony Gilbert )
Conductor. Harry Rabinowitz
(Continued in next column)
Script by Ronald Wolfe with final sketch written by Sid Colin
Produced by John Simmonds

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sellers
Unknown: George Martin
Unknown: Victoria Elliott
Unknown: Robert Earl
Unknown: Frank Weir
Unknown: Freddy Clayton
Leader: Antony Gilbert
Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz
Script By: Ronald Wolfe
Written By: Sid Colin
Produced By: John Simmonds

: NEWS

: MAINLY FOR MEN

A programme of Christian opinion on human and social relationships, mainly as men see them
Speaker,
The Rev. Austen Williams
Listeners' questions and commenls form the basis of these talks. Letters are welfor Men, Broadcasting House, W.I.

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Austen Williams

: SEMPRINI

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

Contributors

Presented By: Sam Costa

: News Summary

: Close Down

followed by Shipping; Forecast on 1,500 m. only








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