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: Graham Knight

The Sunday Show Producer David Bellinger


Producer: David Bellinger

: Don Maclean

Good Morning Sunday With guest Councillor Bernard Zissman. the Mayor of Birmingham.
Including at 7.40 The Rt Rev
Jim Thompson.
Producer Michael Wakelin


Unknown: Bernard Zissman.
Unknown: Jim Thompson.
Producer: Michael Wakelin

: Richard Baker

with Melodies for You
BBC Concert Orchestra led by Martin Loveday conducted by Adrian Lesper.
Producer John Langridge


Unknown: Martin Loveday
Conducted By: Adrian Lesper.
Producer: John Langridge

: Desmond Carrington

Radio 2 Ail-Time Greats
Producer Roy Oakshott


Producer: Roy Oakshott

: Benny Green

A weekly celebration of the art of the songwriter. Producer Barbara Page


Producer: Barbara Page

: Alan Dell

with Sounds Easy Producer Ray Harvey


Producer: Ray Harvey

: Palm Court Time

With the London4>alm
Court Trio:
Cynthia Fleming (violin) Josephine Abbott (cello) and Roderick Dunk
With Ann James (soprano).
Introduced by Robin Royle.
Producer Alan Boyd


Violin: Cynthia Fleming
Cello: Josephine Abbott
Cello: Roderick Dunk
Soprano: Ann James
Introduced By: Robin Royle.
Producer: Alan Boyd

: Sing Something Simple

With the Cliff Adams Singers
Jack Emblow Quartet Producer Ray Harvey


Producer: Ray Harvey

: Charlie Chester

Sunday Soapbox.
The telephone number during the programme is [number removed].
Producer David Welsby
0 WRITE to: Charlie Chester , BBC Pebble Mill.
Birmingham B5 7QQ


Producer: David Welsby
Unknown: Charlie Chester

: Moira's Music

Moira Anderson introduces a selection of favourite songs and melodies accompanied by the City of Glasgow
Philharmonic Orchestra, under principal conductor lain Sutherland.
Producer Philip Whitaker


Introduces: Moira Anderson
Producer: Philip Whitaker

: Victor Silvester Orchestra

directed by Victor Silvester Jr , plays music for dancing.
Producer Ray Harvey (R)


Directed By: Victor Silvester Jr
Producer: Ray Harvey

: Sunday Half Hour

Roger Royle introduces hymns sung by members of Gilgal Baptist Church, Porthcawl. With special items sung by the Cambrensis Choir.
Jesus the Name High Over All (Lydia); In
Heavenly Love Abiding (Penlan); Jesus the Very Thought of Thee; The Sands of Time Are
Sinking (Rutherford);
Praise Him; Peace Perfect Peace; I Will Sing the Wondrous Story (Hyfydol) Producers Roy Jenkins and Juli Wills


Introduces: Roger Royle
Producers: Roy Jenkins
Producers: Juli Wills

: Alan Keith

with Your Hundred
Best Tunes
Producer Maura Clarke


Producer: Maura Clarke

: The Radio 2 Arts Programme

John Amis talks to the Dankworth family, including John Dankworth and Cleo Laine , and plays a selection of their music.
Producers Stella Hanson
Madeleine Cuming and Maura Clarke


Talks: John Amis
Unknown: John Dankworth
Unknown: Cleo Laine
Producers: Stella Hanson
Unknown: Madeleine Cuming
Unknown: Maura Clarke

: Encore

Presented by Dave Gelly.
Producer Barbara Page


Presented By: Dave Gelly.
Producer: Barbara Page

: Colin Berry

with Night Ride
And at 3.00-4.00 A Little Night Music
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with Canon Ivan Bailey, Rector of Kirby Bedon in Norfolk


Producer: Richard Masters
Producer: Graham Beichere
Producer: Sonia Beldom
Unknown: Canon Ivan Bailey

: Steve Madden

The Early Show
Easy-listening music to start the day.

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