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with THE FRENCH COLLECTION PHIL TATE 'S HAPPY GANG
THE BBC RADIO ORCHESTRA conductor IAIN Sutherland and guests Kim Martyn Alias Smith and Bones Producer BARBARA PAGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Phil Tate
Conductor:
Iain Sutherland
Unknown:
Kim Martyn
Unknown:
Alias Smith

Guests ALFRED MARKS THE VERNONS and the Final of the New Song Composers Contest THE KAY GARNER SINGERS
BURT RHODES conducting the LONDON HIPPODROME ORCHESTRA
Musical associate BOBBY RICHARDS ProducerDAVID RAYVERN ALLEN

Contributors

Singers:
Burt Rhodes
Unknown:
Bobby Richards
Producer:
David Rayvern Allen

1500m only
Introduced by Peter Jones
2.30; 3.20; 3.50; 5.25*
International Rugby
Wales v Australia at Cardiff
Commentators
ALUN WILLIAMS ,
PETER west and JOHN DAWES
News too, of Ireland v Argentina In Dublin and at 5.25' Rugby Round-Up
2.3; 3.10*
Racing at Cheltenham
2.5 Mackeson Gold Cup
3.10 Honeybourne Steeplechase Commentator PETER BROMLEY
2.15; 2.30; 3.20; 3.45; 4.0; 5.0;
5.40*
Football League
News throughout the afternoon, commentary on a top game by Maurice EDELSTON and ALAN PARRY , live scoreflashes from five other matches
4.40*
Sports Report
Football results as they come in with a classified check at
5.0 and 5.40*, a report-a-minute on the top games of the day, Rugby Round-Up at
5.25*, top sporting personalities, comment, and full racing results at 5.45*
Timetable:
2.2 Scene set; 2.3 Racing
2.15 Latest news, Football preview
2.30 Rugby Union, Football
3.10 Racing
3.26 Football, Rugby Union
3.45 Football half-time scores
3.50 Rugby Union
4.0 Football Commentary
4.40 Sports Report
5.0 Classified results
5.25 Rugby Round-Up
5.40 Classified results
A Radio Sports Unit production

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Alun Williams
Unknown:
Peter West
Unknown:
John Dawes
Commentator:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Maurice Edelston
Unknown:
Alan Parry

1500m only
Composer of the week Laurie Johnson.
And Peter Latham covers the latest releases and features a selection of listeners' requests Written and compiled by LYN FAIRHURST

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurie Johnson.
Unknown:
Peter Latham

David Gell introduces the first of two programmes of some of the music heard at this years Slovene Song Festival at Ljubljana in Yugoslavia, featuring the British representative Frank Ifield
Producer DEREK MILLS

Contributors

Introduces:
David Gell
Unknown:
Frank Ifield
Producer:
Derek Mills

BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA conductor NORRIE PARAMOR play the week's most popular tunes from Radio 2 programmes Introduced by Peter Latham Producer JOHN KINGDON

Contributors

Conductor:
Norrie Paramor
Introduced By:
Peter Latham
Producer:
John Kingdon

in the presence of Her Majesty The Queen and other members of the Royal Family, from the Royal Albert Hall. London Community Singing followed by Service of Remembrance conducted by The Bishop of London,
RT REV and RT HON GERALD ELLISON , DD, assisted by RT REV MONSIGNOR FRANCIS G. HORSFIELD , VG, RAF
(representing the Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster) and REV ALBERT S. COOPER , MA, Moderator of the Free Church Federal Council
MASSED BANDS OF THE GUARDS DIVISION (by permission of the Major-General commanding the Household Division) conductor MAJOR JAMES H. HOWE , MBE, LRAM, ARCM
STATE TRUMPETERS OF THE
HOUSEHOLD CAVALRY
Commentary by BRIAN JOHNSTON (Highlights on BBC1, 9.0 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Ellison
Unknown:
Monsignor Francis
Unknown:
G. Horsfield
Unknown:
Albert S. Cooper
Conductor:
Major James H. Howe
Commentary By:
Brian Johnston

BBC RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by GEORGE FRENCH and CITY OF LONDON BAND conductor GEOFFREY BRAND
Introduced by Eugene Fraser Producer ALLAN GILES

Contributors

Conducted By:
George French
Conductor:
Geoffrey Brand
Introduced By:
Eugene Fraser
Producer:
Allan Giles

1500m ( 202 m in Scotland) only Simon Bates presents
BILLY TERNENT AND HIS ORCHESTRA With GERRY GRANT
NEW VAUDEVILLE BAND
NEVILLE DICKIE TRIO
STAN FOSTER'S 1920 IMPRESSION With BRENDA HAYDN
Producer BEVERLEY PHILLIPS

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Bates
Unknown:
Billy Ternent
Unknown:
Gerry Grant
Unknown:
Neville Dickie
Unknown:
Brenda Haydn
Producer:
Beverley Phillips

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