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: LIGHTS ON

BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz

Contributors

Conductor: Harry Rabinowitz

: NEWS

: HOME FOR THE DAY

The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Open Letter ... to a mother like fnine. from a girl who lives alone in London
Enjoying Things: with Joyce Grenfell, Herman Schrijver. Christopher Fry, and other speakers, from the Ruth Drew Woman's Hour
Gordon Gow reviews some current films
Women in the House: more questions discussed by Dame Irene Ward, M.P., and Elaine Burton, m.p.
Noel Johnson reads another extract from ' Out of the Silent Planet ' by C. S. Lewis
Introduced by Margaret Hubble

Contributors

Unknown: C. S. Lewis
Introduced By: Margaret Hubble

: COMMONWEALTH OF SONG

Robert Easton (United Kingdom) introduces
Arthur Downes and Valerie Gray
(from New Zealand)
Lorrae Desmond (from Australia)
(Continued in next column)
Inta Te Wiata (from New Zealand)
Mike McKenzie
(from the West Indies) and the Bob Brown Singers with the Kenny Powell Trio
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conducted by Harry Rabinowitl
(from South Africa)
Produced by Glyn Jones
(United Kingdom)

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Easton
Unknown: Arthur Downes
Unknown: Valerie Gray
Unknown: Lorrae Desmond
Unknown: Mike McKenzie
Singers: Bob Brown
Conducted By: Harry Rabinowitl
Produced By: Glyn Jones

: LET THE PEOPLE SING

A contest between thirty-two amateur choirs from all over England
The fifth of eight programmes in Round I
MIXED CHOIRS
From the West
Swindon Orpheus Choir
Conductor, Ewart W. Hill
From the Midlands
The Ariel Singers
Conductor, Sydney Twemlow
CHILDREN'S CHOIRS
From the South
Technical and Modern School.
Saffron Walden
Conductor, Noei E. Gray
From the North
Marigarth Singers
Conductor, Marie Hogarth
Introduced by Antony Hopkins Produced by Charles Beardsall

Contributors

Conductor: Ewart W. Hill
Conductor: Sydney Twemlow
Conductor: Marie Hogarth
Introduced By: Antony Hopkins
Produced By: Charles Beardsall

: Wilfred Pickles in HAVE A GO!

visits the Chrisp Street
Market District of Poplar in the heart of London's East End
Presented by Stephen Renaud Williams

Contributors

Presented By: Stephen Renaud Williams

: PEOPLE'S SERVICE

Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins (Acts 5, v. 31)
The Disease and the Cure
3 : ' 'Forgiveness-the Divine Remedy'
Service from Dennistoun Baptist 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.: ShippingForecast 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 Patricia Hughes and Dennis Scuse

Contributors

Unknown: Patricia Hughes
Unknown: Dennis Scuse

: Sid Phillips in CLARINET CAPERS

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

Contributors

Unknown: Benny Lee
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

15—'School for Scandal' 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

A sound approach to the cinema
Introduced by Peter Haigh and including
Music from a New Release
Jimmy Parkinson sings ' But You * from ' The Secret Place'
Picturegoers' Quiz
Test your ear and your memory for familiar and once-familiar voices
Star Gazing: Steve Cochran talks about his career and illustrates it with excerpts from films he has made
Presented by Desmond Carrington and Spencer Hale
New Musical
Dolores Gray sings the theme song from ' The Opposite Sex ' which also stars
June Allyson. Joan Collins Ann Sheridan. Ann Miller
Pocket Edition
Ingrid Bergman , Yul Brynner Helen Hayes in ' Anastasia '
Adapted by Roy Bradford Produced by Ruth Dennis
Sound-track Memories including the voices of Betty Hutton and Howard Keel
The programme edited and produced by Trafford Whitelock

Contributors

Introduced By: Peter Haigh
Unknown: Jimmy Parkinson
Talks: Steve Cochran
Presented By: Desmond Carrington
Presented By: Spencer Hale
Unknown: Dolores Gray
Unknown: Allyson. Joan Collins
Unknown: Ann Sheridan.
Unknown: Ann Miller
Unknown: Ingrid Bergman
Unknown: Yul Brynner
Unknown: Helen Hayes
Adapted By: Roy Bradford
Produced By: Ruth Dennis
Unknown: Betty Hutton
Produced By: Trafford Whitelock

: HOLIDAY HOUR

A winter programme looking back to last summer and forward to next
This week you are invited to hear about
A visit to Northern Ireland from Anne Deveson
A day trip to the Cheddar Gorge with John Arlott
A holiday in Portugal by David Lloyd James
Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
Produced by Arthur Phillips and Harold Rogers

Contributors

Unknown: David Lloyd James
Introduced By: Franklin Engelmann
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 in the St. George and Trinity Club, Montrose, put questions on general subjects to:
Margaret Macnaughton
John R. Allan , John Mackie
Chairman, Jack House

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret MacNaughton
Unknown: John R. Allan
Unknown: John MacKie
Unknown: Jack House

: 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 featuring
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

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

with Wallas Eaton
The Keynotes

Contributors

Unknown: Wallas Eaton

: ' LONDON BELONGS TO ME'

by Norman Collins
Dramatised as a serial for broadcasting in eight parts by Howard Agg 7-' The Storm Breaks '
Other parts played by Ronald Sidney. Janet Morrison. James Beattie. and members of the BBC Drama Repertory -Company
Produced by Martyn C. Webster

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Collins
Unknown: Howard Agg
Played By: Ronald Sidney.
Played By: Janet Morrison.
Played By: James Beattie.
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Mr Josser: James Thomason
Mrs Josser: Nora Nicholson
Mr Puddy: Stanley Groome
Connie Coke: Gretchen Franklin
Ted Josser: Geoffrey Matthews
Doris Josser: Beryl Calder
Henry Knockell: Geoffrey Wincott
Mrs Vizzard: Madeleine Christie
Mr Squales: Richard Hurndall
Mrs Jan Byl: Peggy Thorpe-Bates
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:
Ian Wallace

Contributors

Artist: Ian Wallace

: SUNDAY HALF-HOUR

Community hymn-singing from Nailsworth Parish Church, Gloucestershire, led by combined choirs of the district
Hymns introduced by Charles Brewer The King of Love my Shepherd is
(Tune. Dominus regit me)
Loving Shepherd of thy sheep (Tune,
Buckland)
Be thou my guardian and my guide
(Tune. Abridge)
(Continued in next column)
There were ninety and nine (Tune,
The Ninety and Nine)
There is a green hill (Tune. Horsley) 0 Love, who formed'st me to wear
(Tune, St. Matthias)
Son of God, Eternal Saviour (Tune,
Bethany)
Jesus shall reign where'er the sun
(Tune, Truro)
Conductor, The Rev. Cyril Rodgers
Organist, Sidney Townsend

Contributors

Introduced By: Charles Brewer
Organist: Rev. Cyril Rodgers
Organist: Sidney Townsend

: 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,
Freddie Sales and George Martin
Line Renaud , James Johnston
The Hedley Ward Trio
Sid Phillips , Woolf Phillips The George Mitchell Choir
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert )
Conductor. Harry Rabinowitz
Script by Ronald Wolfe
Final sketch written by Sid Colin
Produced by John Simmonds

Contributors

Unknown: Freddie Sales
Unknown: George Martin
Unknown: Line Renaud
Unknown: James Johnston
Unknown: Hedley Ward Trio
Unknown: Sid Phillips
Unknown: Woolf Phillips
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. Canon C. J. Stranks
Listeners' questions and comments form the basis of these talks. Letters arc welcomed and should be addressed to: Mainly for Men, Broadcasting House, London, W.l

: 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

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