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Douglas Reeve joins Sam Costa and plays your requests on the BBC Theatre organ Studio guests:
William Davies Construction Group Band conductor JOHN BERRYMAN
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND ORCHESTRA conductor ERIC WETHERELL Producer PETER PILBEAM BBC Manchester
7.15 New Day: prayers, music

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Reeve
Unknown:
Sam Costa
Conductor:
John Berryman
Conductor:
Eric Wetherell
Producer:
Peter Pilbeam

Introduced by Jean Challis Taking part: IAN THOMPSON ,
Radio New Zealand NICK BAILEY , BFBS Berlin MIKE JEFFRIES , ABC Sydney
ProducerBILL BEBB
(27 August: New Zealand, Cyprus, Australia)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jean Challis
Unknown:
Ian Thompson
Unknown:
Nick Bailey
Unknown:
Mike Jeffries
Producer:
Bill Bebb

introduces Melodies for You BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA leader JOHN BRADBURY conducted by MICHAEL MOORES and THE REGINALD LEOPOLD ORCHESTRA leader GEORGE FRENCH with Neil Mackie
Producer PETER BELL

Contributors

Leader:
John Bradbury
Conducted By:
Michael Moores
Unknown:
Reginald Leopold
Leader:
George French
Unknown:
Neil MacKie
Producer:
Peter Bell

Presented by Jim Rosenthal
Commonwealth Games: with the opening of the 1978 Games just four days away, the Radio Sport team capture the atmosphere in Edmonton and meet the personalities gathering in the Canadian city.
Motor Racing: SIMON TAYLOR reports from Hockenheim on the German Grand Prix.
Motor Cycling: CHRIS CARTER reports from Imatra on the Finnish Grand Prix.
Cricket: reports on the main John Player League games, plus news of all the others.
Golf: news of the final round of the Braun Trophy and the German Open Championships in Cologne.
A Radio Sport and OB production

Contributors

Presented By:
Jim Rosenthal
Unknown:
Simon Taylor
Unknown:
Chris Carter

Direct from the City Hall. Sheffield Marcus Dods conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra leader JOHN BRADBURY with Marilyn Hill Smith Vernon Midgley Niall Murray
Radio Sheffield Choir conductor JAMES KIRKWOOD Introduced by Sam Costa Producer ROBERT BOWMAN
(Presented by the BBC in association with the City of Sheffield)

Contributors

Leader:
John Bradbury
Unknown:
Marilyn Hill Smith
Unknown:
Vernon Midgley
Unknown:
Niall Murray
Conductor:
James Kirkwood
Introduced By:
Sam Costa
Producer:
Robert Bowman

from the Salvation Army Citadel, Belfast Introduced by DONALD CAIRNS with SONGSTERS from the NORTHERN IRELAND BATTALION, accompanied by the BELFAST TEMPLE BAND
Conductor DAVID MCGOOKIN Prayer and Blessing by BRIGADIER WILLIAM JOHNSON
Hymns: Who is on the Lord's side?; God's love is wonderful; A wonderful Saviour; Praise him, praise him; Dear Lord and Father of mankind; The pathway of duty; Love lifted me; Soldiers of Christ, arise BBC Northern Ireland

Contributors

Introduced By:
Donald Cairns
Conductor:
David McGookin
Unknown:
William Johnson

with his own special, spontaneous mixture of comedy and music.
In spite of Ell Woods but with the help of the Colin Keyes Conspiracy and BRIAN FITZGERALD and the BBC NORTHERN RADIO ORCHESTRA Producer JAMES CASEY BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Saturday 7.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin Keyes
Unknown:
Brian Fitzgerald
Producer:
James Casey

Romantic music for the late hour, featuring
Janie Marden and Red Hurley with Johnny Arthey and his Orchestra and the Ronnie Price Quartet Producer ROYSTON HERBERT

Contributors

Unknown:
Janie Marden
Unknown:
Red Hurley
Unknown:
Johnny Arthey
Producer:
Royston Herbert

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