Tarrant Bailey , Junr. banjo
Bob Arnold the Farmer's Boy
' This takes me back ' some old tunes sung by Hugh Morton
All three artists in this programme are experienced broadcasters. Tarrant Bailey's father and grandfather were both musicians. He has made more banjo records than any other player of the instrument, judged the first National banjo contest, and has appeared with the Kentucky Minstrels and in television.
Bob Arnold first broadcast in the ' Roving Reporter' series. He is a popular entertainer in Oxfordshire and Worcestershire, specialising in songs of ' The Farmer's Boy ' type.
Hugh Morton is one of the best-known artists in Midland radio, and has played the lead in many musical productions.
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.
Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and
is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to
obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in
programmes, online etc.
This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers,
images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio
Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available
externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.