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: Weather Forecast

for Farmers and Shipping

: THE BBC MIDLAND ORCHESTRA

Led by Ernest Element
Conducted by Leslie Heward

Contributors

Unknown: Ernest Element
Conducted By: Leslie Heward

: FOR MIDLAND FARMERS'

' Winter Feeding of Sheep '
W. A. Stewart

Contributors

Unknown: W. A. Stewart

: THE SECOND NEWS

including Weather Forecast

: Midland Bulletin for Farmers

and Midland Announcements

: SHREWSBURY AND DISTRICT SCHOOLS' MUSICAL FESTIVAL

Conductor, Geoffrey Shaw from the Music Hall, Shrewsbury

Contributors

Conductor: Geoffrey Shaw

: ' MIDLAND PARLIAMENT'

' Higher Wages and Shorter
Hours? '
Discussed by Richard Coppock , Wing-Commander J. A. C. Wright , M.P., Andrew MacLaren , M.P., and Graham Cunningham
Chairman, Ralph Assheton , M.P.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Coppock
Unknown: Wing-Commander J. A. C. Wright
Unknown: Andrew MacLaren
Unknown: Graham Cunningham
Unknown: Ralph Assheton

: Cora Goffin in ' MARIELLA '

A musical comedy by Francis Durbridge , with music and lyrics by Wilfred Southworth
Cast
Islanders, Visitors to Monte Carlo , etc.
The action takes place on the island of Caralina and in Monte Carlo
The BBC Midland Revue Chorus and The Revue Orchestra,
Conducted by Reginald Burston
Produced by Martyn C. Webster
This musical comedy was first broadcast in December, 1936, when Cora Goflin , the famous musical-comedy star listeners are to hear this evening, played the name part.
Francis Durbridge , the author, has written many radio plays during the past four years. Death at the Embassy was the most recent work of his to be broadcast. Wilfred Southworth, the composer and lyric writer, is a Birmingham cinema organist. He wrote the music for Ten-a-Penny and Overture and Beginners.

Contributors

Comedy By: Francis Durbridge
Unknown: Monte Carlo
Unknown: Monte Carlo
Conducted By: Reginald Burston
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Unknown: Cora Goflin
Unknown: Francis Durbridge
Mariella: Cora Goffin
Jo Stoon: Godfrey Baseley
Zelma: Vera Ashe
Mother Lai: Mabel France
Mr Mundy: Denis Folwell
An American Visitor: Dorothy Summers
David Drake: John Lang
Peter Myatt: Hugh Morton
Otto: Clive Selborne

: NEWS SUMMARY

(including Weather Forecast)
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