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Gloria Hunniford

BBC Radio 2

1947: Competitors from 30 countries tookpart and the price of a cushion was doubled from 6d to 1/
It's the last eight in the men's singles with everyone guessing which non-seeds will be playing today.
Studying their progress is the team of commentators and experts under the guidance of Peter Jones.
Sports news on the hour with a comprehensive round-up at 6.45*.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Jones.

with guest presenter
Dave Burland behind the microphone introducing music from the Holmfirth Folk Festival, and the band Fieldwork in concert. Producer GEOFFREY HEWITT BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown:
Dave Burland
Producer:
Geoffrey Hewitt

The last in the series and guest Dick Gaughan 's guitar virtuosity causes the boys to comment: 'If we had known he was that good, we'd have practised.'
Walter McCorrisken 's farewell poem leaves the audience speechless - in fact, nobody laughed!
Producer KEITH LOXAM BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Gaughan
Unknown:
Walter McCorrisken

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Listen to the Band

BBC Radio 2

World Light-welterweight Title Terry Marsh (champion) v Akio Kameda (challenger)
Having won the IBF version of the title in a circus tent in his home town of Basildon, Essex, Terry Marsh , full-time fireman, part-time boxer, makes his first defenco in the opulence of the Royal Albert Hall , London, against the eighth-ranked Akio Kameda of Japan.
Your ringside commentator is Ian Darke.
Producer GORDON TURNBULL

Contributors

Unknown:
Terry Marsh
Unknown:
Akio Kameda
Unknown:
Terry Marsh
Unknown:
Albert Hall
Unknown:
Akio Kameda
Unknown:
Ian Darke.

Join John Inman with Jeffrey Holland and Sherrie Hewson plus special guest Bobby Crush in a show that's something bold, something new, something borrowed but nothing blue. Music by the MAX HARRIS TRIO
Written by TONY HARE. PETER HICKEY STUART SILVER, ALAN WHITING and MALCOLM WILLIAMSON
Producer RICHARD WILLCOX (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Inman
Unknown:
Jeffrey Holland
Unknown:
Sherrie Hewson
Unknown:
Bobby Crush
Unknown:
Max Harris
Written By:
Tony Hare.
Written By:
Peter Hickey
Unknown:
Alan Whiting
Unknown:
Malcolm Williamson

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