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: Simon Bates

6.15 Pause for Thought

: Tony Brandon

8.27 Racing Bulletin and at
8.45 Pause for Thought

: * -11.30 Stereo Pete Murray's Open House

including at 10.39
Waggoners' Walk

: Jimmy Young

1.50 Sports Desk with cricket

: David Hamilton

as Radio 1. but including on 1500m only (also 202m Scotland)
2.45. 3.45 and 4.45 Sports Desk with up-to-the-minute racing results

: Waggoners' Walk

(Repeated: Wed 10.30 am)

: Sam Costa

including at 5.45 Sports Desk

: Sports Desk

: Three in a Row

Don Davis presents the general knowledge game which will be visiting popular holiday resorts throughout the British Isles. There are cash prizes for members of the studio audience who take part.
This week: Assembly Hall, Llandudno
The names of future resorts to be visited will be announced. Devised by DON DAVIS Producer IAN FENNER
For tickets, write to: Ticket Unit. BBC, London WIA 4WW, stating the venue for which tickets are required.
7.30 Sports Desk with cricket


Unknown: Don Davis
Unknown: Don Davis
Producer: Ian Fenner

: Sing Something Simple

The Adam Singers directed by CLIFF ADAMS.
Accompanied by JACK EMBLOW Producer JOHN BROWELL


Directed By: Cliff Adams.
Accompanied By: Jack Emblow
Producer: John Browell

: The Musical World of lain Sutherland

with the BBC Radio Orchestra and Philip Martin (piano) Introduced by Robin Boyle Producer BRIAN WILLEY


Piano: Philip Martin
Introduced By: Robin Boyle
Producer: Brian Willey

: The Impresarios

Michael Craig continues the stories of the men who create the world of entertainment. This week: Richard Pilbrow
One of the most vital of the younger modern impresarios whose involvement in the modern theatre has always been total.
judi DENCH says:
The prime thing about Richard is that he's a marvellous encourager - I have rarely seen him with a low expression, or a very depressed look - he's a giver, and he's marvellous at making one feel that things are all right, even perhaps when they're not.


Unknown: Michael Craig
Unknown: Richard Pilbrow
Unknown: Judi Dench
Written By: Frank Salter
Producer: David Rayvern Allen

: Sports Desk

: Colin Berry

with Music Through Midnight including Contact and at 12.0 Midnight Newsroom; weather

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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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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