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paddles up the Clyde to help a lady celebrate her 40th birthday. With some careful preservation and a modest face-lift, it seems there's life in the old girl yet! Her name is Waverley, and she's the last sea-going paddle steamer in the world. Join Ken as he sails with her for a day out on the river. Researcher suzi FRIEND
Producer CAROLYN SMYTH
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Contributors

Producer:
Carolyn Smyth

Regional Variations (2)

Debbie Thrower

BBC Radio 2

Men's 's Semi-Finals
Some of the most fascinating matches have occurred in the semis. For the winners the great stage awaits, while the losers are forgotten for another year. PETER JONES masterminds the action as the drama mounts.
There's sports news on the hour and a full round-up at 6.45*.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Jones

Stories from around the world, music from the gramophone library, a mystery voice from the archives and this final thought for the week: 'Hardback books are bound to last.' Producers PHIL HUGHES MADELEINE CUMING. JIM BEAMAN

Contributors

Producers:
Phil Hughes
Producers:
Madeleine Cuming.
Producers:
Jim Beaman

live from the Hexagon, Reading Stanley Black conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra led by MARTIN LOVEDAY
Friday Night's star singers
Rosemary Ashe , Martin Smith featuring Stanley Black (piano) and Linden Harris (oboe) with the Stephen Hill Singers Introduced by Robin Boyle All the items this evening have a Gallic connection, whether it be the film music of Michel Legrand , or a selection from Les Misérables.
Producer DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN (Given in association with the Hexagon, Reading)
8.20-8.40* Interval
Friday-night entertainment from Nocturnal Triangle Producer BRIDGET APPS

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Loveday
Singers:
Rosemary Ashe
Singers:
Martin Smith
Piano:
Stanley Black
Oboe:
Linden Harris
Singers:
Stephen Hill Singers
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Unknown:
Michel Legrand
Producer:
David Rayvern Allen

and in A Moving Experience with and Brightco staff face relocation and Farrow ends up in bad odour. Written by ANDREW PALMER
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR (R)

Contributors

Written By:
Andrew Palmer
Producer:
Edward Taylor
Jimmy Bright:
Bernard Cribbins
Russell Farrow:
Frank Thornton
Nan Forbes:
Annette Crosbie
Soyamoto:
Kenneth Connor
Sir William:
Dennis Ramsden
Sue Plant:
Annee Blott

continues her research into leisure activities, finds out how to hold a shotgun - and looks a clay pigeon in the whites of its eyes.
There is music all the way - plus Frances Donnelly 's review of the latest paperbacks and news of what the theatres have to offer from Anna Morrell. Producer STUART HOBDAY BBCBristol
12.00 FM rejoins Radio 2

Contributors

Unknown:
Frances Donnelly
Unknown:
Anna Morrell.
Producer:
Stuart Hobday

BBC Radio 2

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