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DUDLEY SAVAGE at the organ of the ABC Theatre in Plymouth and MID RHONDDA BAND conductor F. PRIOR with music requested for patients in hospital or at home. Producer IAN CARSON

Contributors

Unknown:
Dudley Savage
Producer:
Ian Carson

Alec Taylor visits children's choirs all over Britain in search of songs and hymns for Sunday morning.
This week children from schools in the Manchester area sing in Bramhall Parish Church, Cheshire.
Producer LESLIE MITCHELL BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Alec Taylor
Producer:
Leslie Mitchell

introduces Melodies for You BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conducted by VILEM TAUSKY
THE REGINALD LEOPOLD ORCHESTRA With JOANNE BROWN Producer PETTER BELL

Contributors

Conducted By:
Vilem Tausky
Unknown:
Reginald Leopold
Unknown:
Joanne Brown
Producer:
Petter Bell

Conceived, nurtured and done by Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer 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
12: Gotta Dance
' I never had a desire to dance In an elegant way, my dancing was always athletic because I wanted it to be that way. So when I came on the scene, and I was new. everyone said here's another Astaire, and I wasn't another Astaire.' (Gene Kelly) Douglas Fairbanks Jr begins the story of the Broadway ' hoofer ' who became a major influence on the evolution of the film musical. Also taking part: BETTY COMDEN , BETTY GARRETT , GENE KELLY , ANN MILLER , GEORGE SIDNEY and JULE STTNE
Written by BENNY GREEN
Producers JOHN BILLINGHAM and MEL BOUSE

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Fairbanks Jr
Unknown:
Betty Comden
Unknown:
Betty Garrett
Unknown:
Gene Kelly
Unknown:
Ann Miller
Unknown:
George Sidney
Written By:
Benny Green
Unknown:
Mel Bouse

with your Sunday Soapbox also featuring PERCY EDWARDS Producer RON GARDNER BBC Birmingham Including at 5.2 Sports Desk: the teatime scores in today's John Player League games, plus news of the Dutch Grand Prix at Zandvoort.

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Edwards
Producer:
Ron Gardner

from St Paul's Church, Scot-forth, Lancaster, with local united church choirs
Introduced by Frank Pagden Conductor DAVID TOWNLEY Organist DENIS BEETHAM Prayer and Blessing by REV CORDON BELLINGER
Good Christian men, rejoice and sing (Gelobt sei Gott); Praise to the holiest (Gerontius); For the beauty of the earth (England's Lane); Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Repton); King of Glory, King of Peace (Gwalchmai); Come down 0 love divine (Down Ampney); Firmly I believe and truly (Shipston); 0 thou who earnest from above (Hereford); Forth in thy name (Gibbons) BBC Manchester

Contributors

Introduced By:
Frank Pagden
Conductor:
David Townley
Organist:
Denis Beetham

BBC MIDLAND RADIO ORCHESTRA conductor NORRIE PARAMOR
THE BAND OF THE ROYAL ARTILLERY (MOUNTED). Conductor CAPTAIN TERRY KENNY , Director of Music Introduced by James Alexander Gordon Producer ALLAN GILES

Contributors

Conductor:
Norrie Paramor
Unknown:
Terry Kenny
Introduced By:
James Alexander Gordon
Producer:
Allan Giles

Peter Clayton with news, reviews and comment from the world of jazz, with ALAN COHEN BAND
Producers LAWRIE MONK and KEITH STEWART including at 12.6
Midnight Newsroom; weather; motoring information

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Clayton
Unknown:
Alan Cohen
Unknown:
Keith Stewart

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