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: Morning Music

BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra
(Leader, David Adams) Conductor, David Curry
BBC West of England Light Orchestra
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon) Conducted by Frank Cantell
Henry Krein and the Montmartre Players
Robin Richmond (theatre organ)
At 6.45 on 1,500 m.
Greenwich Time Signal
Shipping Forecast
Weather and News Summary at 7.30


Leader: David Adams
Conductor: David Curry
Leader: Frederick Lunnon
Conducted By: Frank Cantell
Conducted By: Henry Krein
Organist: Robin Richmond

: Tony Raymont's MORNING CALL

with the first records of the day
Weather and News Summary at 8.30

: Your Holiday Weather

by the man from the ' Met' Office

: John Ellison presents CHILDREN'S FAVOURITES

Some more of the records you have asked to hear
News Summary at 9.30

: Five to Ten

A story, a hymn, and a prayer


The best of today's
' pop ' entertainment featuring
Cliff Richard and the Shadows
Dinah Kaye
Johnny Wade
The Brooks Brothers
The Ted Tayior Four
The Ronnie Price Quintet
Cat's Call
Disc stars you've requested
The Jazz Cellar
Alex Welsh and his Band
New To You
Spinning the latest releases
Introduced by Brian Matthew
Produced by Jimmy Grant
News Summary at 10.30 and 11.30


Unknown: Cliff Richard
Unknown: Dinah Kaye
Unknown: Johnny Wade
Unknown: Alex Welsh
Introduced By: Brian Matthew


Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train and Richard Dimbleby ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers
Produced by C. F. Meehan


Unknown: Anona Winn
Unknown: Joy Adamson
Unknown: Jack Train
Unknown: Richard Dimbleby
Unknown: Gilbert Harding
Produced By: C. F. Meehan

: News Summary EDMUNDO ROS

and his Latin-American Orchestra


Introduced by Tim Gudgin
For full details see panel
1.15 Preview 3.30 Sports New*
1.20 Cricket 3.35 Music
1.35 Scoreboard 3.45 Motor cycling
1.45 Music S.50 Music
2.0 Motor cycling 4.5 Rowing
2.5 Music 4.15 Music
2.30 Sports News 4.25 Motor cycling
2.35 Music 4.30 Sports News
2.50 Motor cycling 4.35 Cricket S.5 Cricket 4.50 Music


Introduced By: Tim Gudgin

: OUT AND ABOUT and Music

Introduced by Tim Gudgin
5.0 Music 5.45 Music
5.10 Motor Cycling 6.5 Cricket
5.25 Rowing 6.25 Just Jazz
5.30 Sports News 6.55 Scoreboard
5.40 Swimming
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.


Introduced By: Tim Gudgin

: Frank Dixon introduces JUST JAZZ

A programme of traditional, mainstream, and modern jazz on gramophone records
Produced by Jack Dabbs


Produced By: Jack Dabbs


including sports reports with cricket close of play scores


by amateur choirs from the BBC's annual choral competition
Let the People Sing
Ford Male Voice Choir Cond'uctor. Ronald Hart
The Fenland Singers
Conductor, Catherine M. Baxter
The Orpington Junior Singers
Conductor, Sheila Mossman Birkenhead Choral Society Conductor, Charles Scarratt
Greenside Choir, Kendal
Conductor. Margaret Hine
Introduced by John Hobday


Unknown: Ronald Hart
Conductor: Catherine M. Baxter
Conductor: Sheila Mossman
Conductor: Charles Scarratt
Conductor: Margaret Hine
Introduced By: John Hobday


Part 2

: Steve Race keeps a SATURDAY DATE

with music by the Steve Race Trio and on gramophone records
Produced by Jack Dabbs


Produced By: Jack Dabbs


: Pick of the Pops

David Jacobs presents Pick of the Pops
An up-to-the-minute survey of popular records featuring those currently climbing the Top Twenty and a review of the very latest releases.
News Summary at 11.30


Presenter: David Jacobs
Producer: Derek Chinnery


: Close Down

followed by Shipping Forecast oa 1,500 m.

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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