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at the Radio 2 Ballroom
Sydney Thompson and his Orchestra
Introduced by SYDNEY THOMPSON
Producer BEVERLEY PHILLIPS
7.3* Sports Desk: with close-of-play cricket scoreboard

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sydney Thompson
Producer:
Beverley Phillips

From the Hippodrome, Golders Green Marcus Dods conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra leader JOHN BRADBURY The Staff Band of the Royal Army Ordnance Corps conductor CAPT TOM GRIFFITHS , Director of Music
Friday Night's s Star Singers: Valerie Monese Vernon Midgley with the Nigel Brooks Singers Introduced by Paddy O'Byrne Producer ROBERT BOWMAN

Contributors

Leader:
John Bradbury
Conductor:
Capt Tom Griffiths
Singers:
Valerie Monese
Singers:
Vernon Midgley
Introduced By:
Paddy O'Byrne
Producer:
Robert Bowman

A sports quiz that tests the knowledge of well-known stars of entertainment and sport. This week:
Benny Green. Mick Mills v Brian Johnston. Ron Pickering Chairman Peter West
Research ROBERT HARRIS
Producer Richard WILLCOX

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Johnston.
Unknown:
Ron Pickering
Producer:
Richard Willcox

The 1978 Commonwealth Games in Edmonton with the pick of the action each evening and the best of Radio 2 music. Swimming provides this evening's highlights with England's Cheryl Brazendale challenging Canadian Gail Amun drud for the gold medal in the women's 100m freestyle final. Commentary and reports by PETER JONES. with expert analysis from Olympic champion ANITA LONSBROUGH. PlUS the rest of the Games news, including badminton and bowls. including at 12.0
Midnight Newsroom; weather; motoring information

Contributors

Unknown:
Cheryl Brazendale
Unknown:
Canadian Gail Amun
Unknown:
Peter Jones.
Unknown:
Anita Lonsbrough.

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