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As Prescribed
DUDLEY SAVAGE at the organ of the ABC Theatre in Plymouth and THE JAMES SHEPHERD VERSATILE BRASS music director RAY WOODFIELD with music requested for patients in hospital or at home Producer IAN CARSON
Requests, on postcards please, to: As Prescribed, BBC, Plymouth

Contributors

Unknown:
Dudley Savage
Director:
Ray Woodfield

Alec Taylor visits children's choirs all over Britain in search of songs and hymns for Sunday morning. This week:
Choirs from Worverhamptoa Producer MICHAEL SHOESMITH BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Alec Taylor

introduces Melodies for You BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
THE REGINALD LEOPOLD ORCHESTRA With BRIAN RAYNER OOOK Producer PETER BELL

Contributors

Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Conductor:
The Reginald Leopold
Unknown:
Brian Rayner
Producer:
Peter Bell

Introduced by Jean Challis Taking part:
ANDREW PASTOUNA. BFBS Cologne PETER MCDONAGH , BFBS Malta
JUNE ARMSTRONG-WRIGHT, Radio and TV Hong Kong
STEVE COSSER , ABC Sydney Producer pam cox
(19 September: BFBS Cologne, BFBS Malta, Hong Kong and Australia)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jean Challis
Unknown:
Andrew Pastouna.
Unknown:
Peter McDonagh
Unknown:
Steve Cosser

Conceived, nurtured and done by Tim Brooke-Taylor , Barry Cryer and John Junkin with the music (?) of the Denis King Trio
Written by BARRY CRYER and JOHN JUNKIN
Producer BOB OLIVER ROGERS BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Saturday 7.2 pm 1500m, and 202m Scotland)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Barry Cryer
Unknown:
John Junkin
Written By:
Barry Cryer
Written By:
John Junkin
Producer:
Bob Oliver Rogers

A celebration of 50 years of film musicals.
11: Beyond the Rainbow
It wasn' Judy's fault she got into the drug and liquor scene. When she was a child the studio realised her potential and they started giving her methedrine for the daytime and sleeping pills at night so as to get the most out of her, and this was the beginning of her depending on drugs and it went from bad to worse.'
(ALLAN JONES)
Douglas Fairbanks Jr continues the story of Judy Garland , through her greatest years at MGM. and her emergence as a legend in her own lifetime, to her tragic death. Also taking part:
SAUL CHAPLIN , JACK HALEY SR ALLAN JONES , HOWARD KEEL GENE KELLY JOE PASTERNAK
GEORGE SIDNEY. NORMAN TAUROG and CHARLES WALTERS
Written by BENNY GREEN
Producers JOHN BILLINGHAM and MEL HOUSE
(Douglas Fairbanks Jr Is In ' The Pleasure of his Company ' at the Phoenix Theatre, London)

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Fairbanks Jr
Unknown:
Judy Garland
Unknown:
Saul Chaplin
Unknown:
Jack Haley Sr
Unknown:
Allan Jones
Unknown:
Howard Keel
Unknown:
Gene Kelly
Unknown:
Joe Pasternak
Unknown:
George Sidney.
Unknown:
Norman Taurog
Unknown:
Charles Walters
Written By:
Benny Green
Unknown:
Douglas Fairbanks Jr

with your Sunday Soapbox also featuring PERCY EDWARDS Producer RON GARDNER BBC Birmingham Including at 5.2 Cricket: the teatime scores in today's John Player League games.

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Edwards
Producer:
Ron Gardner

Regional Variations (2)

It's All in the Mind of David Morgan

BBC Radio 2

Introduced by John Dunn
International Tennis: the Federation Cup, the world team championship for women, begins today in Philadelphia and GERALD WILLIAMS reports as Virginia Wade and her girls prepare to do battle.
Cricket: featuring reports on the top John Player League matches, plus news and scores from the other games.
Motor Cycling: the world scene switches to Eastern Europe for the Czech Grand Prix. CHRIS CARTER reporting from Brno.
Cycling: news of the National Amateur Road Race championships at Wolverhampton.

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Dunn
Unknown:
Gerald Williams
Unknown:
Chris Carter

from the Parish Church of St Comgall, Bangor, County Down, with the united choirs of the district
Introduced by DONALD CAIRNS Conducted by IAN HUNTER
Organists IAN MCBRIDE , IVAN MCCOMB and DAVID THOMSON Prayer and Blessing by REV GEORGE MITCHELL
Hymns: Brethren let us join to bless (Harts); To thy temple I repair (Pie Jesu Domine): It were my soul's desire (Armagh); Drop, drop slow tears (Song 47); The head that once was crowned (St Magnus): In Christ there is no east (Ballerina); Help us to help each other (Dunfermline); Songs of praise the angels sang (Northampton)
BBC Northern Ireland

Contributors

Introduced By:
Donald Cairns
Conducted By:
Ian Hunter
Organists:
Ian McBride
Organists:
Ivan McComb
Organists:
David Thomson
Unknown:
Rev George Mitchell

BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA conducted by NEIL RICHARDSON THE CARLTON MAIN FRICKLEY COLLIERY BAND conductor MAJOR H. A. KENNY Introduced by James Alexander Gordon Producer ALLAN GILES

Contributors

Conducted By:
Neil Richardson
Conductor:
Major H. A. Kenny
Introduced By:
James Alexander Gordon
Producer:
Allan Giles

Peter Clayton with news. reviews and comment from the world of jazz, with STAN SULZMANN QUARTET and BOB BURNS QUINTET Producers LAWRIE MONK and KEITH STEWART Including at 12.0
Midnight Newsroom; weather; motoring information

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Clayton
Producers:
Lawrie Monk
Producers:
Keith Stewart

BBC Radio 2

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