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: Colin Berry

including at
6.15 Pause for Thought

: Terry Wogan

including at
8.27 Racing Bulletin and at
8.45 Pause for Thought

: Pete Murray's Open House

Requests, on postcards please, to: Open House, BBC, London W1A 4WW including at 10.30
Waggoners' Walk

: Ray Moore

: Ed Stewart

as Radio 1, but including on 1500m only (also 202m Scotland)
2.45 and 3.45 Sports Desk: with latest racing results

: Waggoners' Walk

(Repeated: Friday 10.30 am) The cast this week:


Mike Nash: Edward Cast
Claire Nash: Ellen McIntosh
Peter Tyson: Basil Moss
Liz Tyson: Ann Morrish
Lynn Prior: Judy Franklin
Matt Prior: Michael Spice
Ben Woodhouse: David Valla
Shirley Edwards: Carole Boyd
Kath Miller: Charlotte Mitchell
Mrs Tandy: Grizelda Hervey
Sophie Richmond: Glynis Brooks
Soo Ming: Pik Sen Lim
Dora Beevers: Beth Boyd
Ginger Green: David Gillies
Ted Thurston: Peter Tuddenham
Ruth Thurston: Susan Sloman
Corinna Bastable: Dulcie Gray
Rev Bretherton: Anthony Smee
Mrs Green: Phyllls Fergusson
Eric Tan: Kenneth Shanley
Sgt Biddle: Vernon Joyner
YOUth: Christopher Jenkinson
Man at airport: Douglas Blackwell
Tiny: Percy Edwards

: Sports Desk

with latest racing results

: John Dunn

including at
5.45 Sports Desk: with latest racing results

: Sports Desk

A round-up of the day's news, with classified racing results

: Two by Two

... the elephant and the kangaroo.
A not-too-serious game In which captive humans answer questions about the animal kingdom and compete for the Great Currant Bun. This week:
Phil Drabble Bill Oddie and Johnny Morris
Gamekeeper Percy Edwards Questions set by MADEAU STEWART


Unknown: Phil Drabble
Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Johnny Morris
Unknown: Gamekeeper Percy Edwards
Unknown: Madeau Stewart
Producer: Phyllis Robinson

: David Allan's Country Club

A weekly get-together with news and reviews of Country music, featuring Bobby Bare


Producer: Colin Chandler

: Folkweave

Tony Capstick introduces a North Western English Instrumental Music Workshop with GREG STEVENS and the ORIGINAL
JOHN BRENNAN takes a look at some Midwinter Folklore Customs
ERIC WINTER with a poem and NA FILI, recorded at the Loughborough Festival 1976 News from the Folk world Producer PETER PILBEAM BBC Manchester


Introduces: Tony Capstick
Unknown: Greg Stevens
Unknown: John Brennan
Producer: Peter Pilbeam

: Sports Desk

: Stan Reynolds

and the Greatest Swing Band in the World in Band Parade with Bill Geldard and his Orchestra
Introduced by BRIAN MATTHEW Producer JACK DABBS


Unknown: Bill Geldard
Introduced By: Brian Matthew
Producer: Jack Dabbs

: Jean Challis

1500m only (also 202m Scotland) VHF joins Radio 1 with The Late Show

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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.

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