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with Melodies for You
BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conductor ASHLEY LAWRENCE
KEGINAU) LEOPOLD ORCHESTRA leader GEORGE FRENCH with Marilyn Hill Smith
Producer ROBERT BOWMAN

Contributors

Conductor:
Ashley Lawrence
Leader:
George French
Unknown:
Marilyn Hill Smith
Producer:
Robert Bowman

brings you some of the highlights of Radio 2 comedy. interviews with the famous or the merely witty, and the most popular music of 1983. And don't forget on Radio 2 all programmes are equal, but some are more equal than others.
Written by JOHN THOMPSON Producer BARBARA PAGE
12.2 Sports Desk

Contributors

Written By:
John Thompson
Producer:
Barbara Page

A seaside saga of pier perpetuation starring
GLYNN EDWARDS. MICHAEL KNOWLES
HILDA BRAID , MICHAEL BILTON, MADI HEDD and JILL LIDSTONE The first meeting of the Friends of Framboume Pier Association is convened,
Arthur Wilson attends but has to explain his evening out to a suspicious Mrs Pike.
Written by Harold Snoad and MICHAEL KNOWLES
Producer MARTIN Fisher
(The characters of Wilson, Pike and Hodges were originally created by Jimmy Perry and David Croft )

Contributors

Unknown:
Glynn Edwards.
Unknown:
Michael Knowles
Unknown:
Hilda Braid
Unknown:
Michael Bilton
Unknown:
Mad Hedd
Unknown:
Jill Udstone
Unknown:
Arthur Wilson
Written By:
Harold Snoad
Unknown:
Michael Knowi.
Unknown:
Jimmy Perry
Unknown:
David Croft
Arthur Wilson:
John Le Messurier
Frank Pike:
Ian Lavender
Bert Hodges:
Bill Pertwee
Miss Perkins:
Vivienne Martin

The Navy Lark starring Jon Pertwee, Leslie Phillips, Stephen Murray
special guests Derek Francis, Frank Thornton
with RICHARD CALDICOT, HEATHER CHASEN, RONNIE BARKER, TENNIEL EVANS, MICHAEL BATES
Script LAWRIE WYMAN
Producer ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON
(First broadcast in 1966)
5.30 Sports Desk

Contributors

Unknown:
Jon Pertwee
Unknown:
Leslie Phillips
Unknown:
Stephen Murray
Unknown:
Derek Francis
Unknown:
Frank Thornton
Unknown:
Richard Caldicot
Unknown:
Heather Chasek
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Tenn1ei Evans
Unknown:
Michael Bates
Script:
Lawrie Wyman
Unknown:
Alastair Scott Johnston

Three radio sports commentators Desmond Lynam ,
Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Ian Robertson challenge the 1983 Brain of Sport finalists, John Mitchell , Graham Griffiths and Alex Cooke. This match, professionals against amateurs, takes place at Millneld School in Somerset.
Quizmaster Peter Jones Referee CHRIS RHYS
Producer CAROLINE ELIJOT

Contributors

Commentators:
Desmond Lynam
Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Unknown:
Ian Robertson
Unknown:
John Mitchell
Unknown:
Graham Griffiths
Unknown:
Alex Cooke.
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Referee Chris Rhys
Producer:
Caroline Elijot

A collection of Christmas carols from around the world introduced bv Ronald Farrow of the BBC's World Service and Lionel Dakers of the Royal School of Church Music.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Farrow
Unknown:
Lionel Dakers

BBC Radio 2

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