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: LEN COLVIN AND HIS DENZA PLAYERS

This band of ten players, a com-P'nation formed sixteen years ago, « well known in South Wales.
Cliff Ward , the music director, who has toured extensively as a pianist and saxophonist, is also the conductor of the Llanelly Silver Band.

Contributors

Unknown: Cliff Ward

: Y NEWYDDION A'R CYHOEDDIADAU

(Welsh News and Announcements)

: THE SECOND NEWS

including Weather Forecast

: SUMMER SPORT

A review of Saturday's sport in Wales
Tonight's special feature: Cricket-
Northampton r. Glamorgan at
Pontypridd
This Saturday's talk is one of a series started on Saturday, May 7, of this year. The series, to judge from correspondence, appears to have caught on very well. On several occasions since ' Summer Sport' began, special speakers have been brought into the studio to give their
Comments on some matter of topical interest.
Outstanding features have been a description of the Empire Air Display from Cardiff Airport; a talk on bowls by G. W. Gibson ; Norman Tucker chatting about camping ; and E. W. O'Donnell on the Welsh A.A.A. Championships at Pontypridd.
One of the main interests, of course, is cricket, and Glamorgan supporters who have been unable to get to Pontypridd today will be able to get some idea of the match from tonight's talk. Next week there will be an account of the Glamorgan v. Somerset match and another special feature will be S. W. Rees on baseball.

Contributors

Unknown: G. W. Gibson
Unknown: Norman Tucker
Unknown: E. W. O'Donnell
Unknown: S. W. Rees

: THE BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA

Leader, Frank Thomas
Conducted by Mansel Thomas
Bessie Davies (soprano)
Bessie Davies of Tonyrefail carried off the gold medal and silver trophy for the Open Ladies' Silver Cup, the silver cup for the Open Operatic Solo, and a special trophy at the recent Bristol Festival. She won her first prize at the age of six and has since had numerous successes. She attributes her success as a child singer to the tuition she received as a member of the Nantyffyllon Juvenile Choir. Her first National Eisteddfod success was secured at Corwen in 1919, which followed over two hundred prizes in local Eisteddfodau.

Contributors

Leader: Frank Thomas
Conducted By: Mansel Thomas
Soprano: Bessie Davies
Unknown: Bessie Davies

: ' AROUND AND ABOUT'

J. Bowen Evans

Contributors

Unknown: J. Bowen Evans

: LATE NEWS SUMMARY

including Weather Forecast








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