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The Harlequins
Directed by Sidney Sax


Directed By: Sidney Sax

: 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 Johnson: Lesley Saweard
Paul Johnson: Leslie Dunn
Mr Fairbrother: Leslie Bowmar
Mrs Fairbrother: Joy Davies
Walter Gabriel: Chris Gittins
Mrs Perkins: Pauline Seville
Tom Forrest: Bob Arnold
Reggie Trentham: Peter Wilde
Len Thomas: Arnold Peters
Doughy Hood: Arnold Ridley
Carol Grey: Anne Cullen
John Tregorran: Basil Jones
Pru Harris: Mary Dalley
Ned Larkin: Bill Payne
Mabel Larkin: Kay Hudson
Norman Wynford: Robert Chetwyn
Tony Stobeman: Jack Holloway
Debbie Glover: Esma Wilson


A monthly programme reflecting life in the country including
Sounds of the month
Reports from the countryside A natural history contribution by Eric Simms
Introduced by C. Gordon Glover
Produced by Arthur Phillips


Unknown: Eric Simms
Introduced By: C. Gordon Glover
Produced By: Arthur Phillips


with Sheila Buxton
The Raymond Woodhead Singers
Norman George and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Introduced by Roger Moffat


Unknown: Sheila Buxton
Singers: Raymond Woodhead
Singers: Norman George
Conducted By: Alyn Ainsworth
Introduced By: Roger Moffat


The British West Indies Show
Peter Ricardo introduces
Pearl Prescod
Neville Taylor
The Southlanders
The Pilgrim Chorus
The Hutchinson Henderson
All West Indian Band
Produced by Frank Hooper


Introduces: Peter Ricardo
Unknown: Pearl Prescod
Unknown: Neville Taylor
Unknown: Hutchinson Henderson
Produced By: Frank Hooper

: People's Service

Faithfulness grows up out of the earth ... (Psalm 84, v. 12)
4—' My sheep know the voice'
From the Roman Catholic Church, Drumaroad, Castlewellan, Co. Down; conducted by Canon Denis Cahill
Organist. Bridie O'Neill


Organist: Canon Denis Cahill
Organist: Bridie O'Neill


Cologne-London Cyprus-London
For Service men and women stationed abroad and their families at home
Presented from London by Kay Sharman
From Cologne by Dennis Scuse and from Cyprus by Kay Donnelly


Unknown: Kay Sharman
Unknown: Dennis Scuse
Unknown: Kay Donnelly

: The Billy Cotton Band Show

Laugh with the Cotton Boys
Listen to Alan Breeze The Man of Many Voices and Kathie Kay with melody and charm with The Bandits and Mr. Wakey-Wakey (Himself)
Script by Eddie Gurney and Arthur Pastor
Production by Glyn Jones


Unknown: Kathie Kay
Script By: Eddie Gurney
Unknown: Arthur Pastor
Production By: Glyn Jones

: Jack Warner and Kathleen Harrison in ' MEET THE HUGGETTS'

12—' Surprise Packet'
Written by Eddie Maguire
Production by Jacques Brown


Written By: Eddie Maguire
Production By: Jacques Brown
Joe Huggett: Jack Warner
Ethel Huggett: Kathleen Harrison
Bobby: George Howell
Jane: Marian Collins
Fred Stebbings: Charles Leno
Percy: Kenneth Connor
Police Officer: Alan Keith


at the piano

: George Cole, Diana Churchill and Colin Gordon in * A LIFE OF BLISS'

Script by Godfrey Harrison
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont


Script By: Godfrey Harrison
Produced By: Leslie Bridgmont
David Bliss: George Cole
Anne Fellows: Diana Churchill
Tony Fellows: Colin Gordon
Psyche, the dog: Percy Edwards
Mrs Bliss: Gladys Young
Mr Bliss: Carleton Hobbs
Paul Harvey: Godfrey Harrison
Lois Harvey: Harriette Johns
Jill Lesley: Denise Bryer

: Charlie Chester in A PROPER CHARLIE

with Deryck Guyler , Len Lowe
Pat Coombs , Marian Miller
The Stargazers
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Charles Hart and Bernard Botting
Produced by Frank Hooper


Unknown: Deryck Guyler
Unknown: Len Lowe
Unknown: Pat Coombs
Unknown: Marian Miller
Conductor: Paul Fenoulhet
Script By: Charles Hart
Script By: Bernard Botting
Produced By: Frank Hooper

: Sidney Torch in MELODY HOUR

with his Concert Orchestra
The Albert Delroy Trio and Bruce Trent
Introduced by Roy Williams Produced by Edward Nash


Unknown: Albert Delroy Trio
Unknown: Bruce Trent
Introduced By: Roy Williams
Produced By: Edward Nash

: Franklin Engelmann comes DOWN YOUR WAY

with a BBC Outside Recording Unit He recently visited Flint to meet local people who talked about their lives and jobs and chose their favourite music
Produced by Phyllis Robinson


Produced By: Phyllis Robinson


played by Eddie Calvert
The Man with the Golden Trumpet and Peter Yorke with his Silver Strings
Introduced by Alan Dell Presented by Roy Speer


Played By: Eddie Calvert
Played By: Peter Yorke
Introduced By: Alan Dell
Presented By: Roy Speer

: Patrick Barr and Pauline Jameson in ' THE BARLOWES OF BEDDINGTON'

(Third series) by Warren Chetham-Strode
Production by Audrey Cameron and Peter Watts
Episode 11
Advice and assistance by Arthur Harrison, M.A .


Unknown: Warren Chetham-Strode
Production By: Audrey Cameron
Production By: Peter Watts
Unknown: Arthur Harrison, M.A
Robert Barlowe: Patrick Barr
Kate Barlowe: Pauline Jameson
James Rendle: John Glen
Mrs Armitage: Mary Wimbush
Charles Frink: Maurice Denham
Ponsonby: James Thomason
Lambert: Leonard Trolley
Kenneth Butler: Derek Hart
Rogers: Wilfrid Downing
Nathan: David Hemmings
Brand: Nicky Edmett
Mattison: Michael Caridia
Old Beddingtonfans: Arthur Lawrence
Old Beddingtonfans: Eric Anderson
Old Beddingtonfans: Robert Sansom
Old Beddingtonfans: Hugh Manning

: News and Radio Newsreel

A summary of events of the past week


Reginald Leopold and the Palm Court Orchestra
This week's visiting artist:
Gwen Catley


Unknown: Reginald Leopold
Artist: Gwen Catley


Community hymn-singing from the Abbey of Iona (St. Mary's Cathedral) with a congregation of Youth Groups, members of the Iona Community, and holiday-makers. Hymns introduced by the Rt. Rev. George F. MacLeod, M.C., D.D., Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and Leader of the Iona
Choirmaster, Thomas F. McMillan
I bind unto myself today, vv. 1-3
(Tune. St. Patrick)
Come, Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire
(Tune, St. Columba-Erin)
Almighty Father of all things that be
(Tune, Chilton Foliat)
Sing. my tongue, how glorious battle
(Tune, Pange Lingua)
On wings of living light (Tune
Breathe on me, Breath of God (Tune,
Veni Spiritus)
In the Name of Jesus (Tune, Cuddesdon)
I bind unto myself today, vv. 4-6
(Tune, St. Patrick)


Choirmaster: Thomas F. McMillan

: Donald Peers invites you to join THE PEERS PARADE

in which he greets personalities of the entertainment world and welcomes his regular friends
Dick Emery , Miriam Karlin
Harold Smart , Johnny Pearson
The Adam Singers
Directed by Cliff Adams BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
(Continued in next column) also featuring Picture Puzzles
Can you beat our panel of celebrities in a test of movie knowledge"
Chairman, Michael Howard
Memories are Made of This
A musical flashback
Script by George Wadmore with additional material by Dennis Castle
Musical adviser, Peter Akister
Produced by Roy Speer


Unknown: Dick Emery
Unknown: Miriam Karlin
Unknown: Harold Smart
Unknown: Johnny Pearson
Directed By: Cliff Adams
Conductor: Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown: Michael Howard
Script By: George Wadmore
Unknown: Peter Akister
Produced By: Roy Speer


Christian hymns their music and their meaning
Lo. God is here! Let us adore (Tune,
Vtter Unser)
Just as I am, without one plea
(Tune. Saffron Walden)
0 for a thousand tongues to sing
(Tune, Arden)


with Eric Jupp and his Orchestra
Bill Povey , Jock Bain and Stanley Roderick
Produced by John Browell


Unknown: Eric Jupp
Unknown: Bill Povey
Unknown: Jock Bain
Unknown: Stanley Roderick
Produced By: John Browell

: David Jacobs takes his PICK OF THE POPS

A selection of the latest records including each week
Tipped for the Top the three records from last week's programme that you have voted as most likely to climb the hit parade
Produced by Derek Chinnery


Produced By: Derek Chinnery

: Close Down

Shipping Forecast on 1,500 m. only

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