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Including at 8.40 movie-chat with film expert Tony Sloman. Producers Gary Bones Trevor Aston and Paul Newman
8.50 Sports Round-Up
9.15 Pause for Thought with the Rev
Frank Topping.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Sloman.
Producers:
Gary Bones
Producers:
Trevor Aston
Producers:
Paul Newman

talks to the people who make the news.
Plus today: your medical questions answered. Producers Mike Rhodes Geoff Mullin and John Gurnett

Contributors

Producers:
Mike Rhodes
Producers:
Geoff Mullin
Producers:
John Gurnett

Tall tales, short stories and the Mystery Voice. Producers Carolyn Smith Flick Roskrow and Philip Whittaker

Contributors

Producers:
Carolyn Smith
Producers:
Flick Roskrow
Producers:
Philip Whittaker

An eight-part musical celebration with Michael Copley and Ian Moore - the Classic Buskers.
3: This week world music takes centre stage with the help of the Boys from Brazil: Peter Martin
(guitar), Lowri Blake (soprano), John Cook
(clarinet), Evelyn Nallen (percussion) and Jacob Heringman (guitar). Musical director
Maurice Hodges. Producer Neil Cargill

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Copley
Unknown:
Ian Moore
Guitar:
Peter Martin
Guitar:
Lowri Blake
Soprano:
John Cook
Clarinet:
Evelyn Nallen
Clarinet:
Jacob Heringman
Unknown:
Maurice Hodges.
Producer:
Neil Cargill

The record guest is Billy Eckstine.
Barry Forgie directs the BBC Big Band with vocal guest Salena Jones. Plus Dreamtime, in which Angela Christian joins Steve Race at the piano for some songs and tunes of earlier years. Producer Maura Clarke

Contributors

Unknown:
Billy Eckstine.
Unknown:
Barry Forgie
Unknown:
Salena Jones.
Unknown:
Angela Christian
Unknown:
Steve Race
Producer:
Maura Clarke

Forty years ago
David Willmott was among the 80,000 British servicemen and women stationed in the Canal
Zone of Egypt. He began his broadcasting career at Station 3FBS on the edge of the desert, and still has a copy of Forces Radio
Times dated April 1951. Tonight he makes a nostalgic return visit to
Ismailia, and plays the hits of the day.
With the voices of Anton Rodgers , Gerald Glaister , Lesley Simpson and General
Sir George Erskine , and music from Noel Coward ,
Guy Mitchell , Joseph Locke , Jimmy Young ,
Charles Trenet , Frankie Howerd , Doris Day , Ted Heath , Edmundo Ros ,
Arthur Tracy and Nat King Cole. Producer Anthony Wills

Contributors

Unknown:
David Willmott
Unknown:
Anton Rodgers
Unknown:
Gerald Glaister
Unknown:
Lesley Simpson
Unknown:
Sir George Erskine
Unknown:
Noel Coward
Unknown:
Guy Mitchell
Unknown:
Joseph Locke
Unknown:
Jimmy Young
Unknown:
Charles Trenet
Unknown:
Frankie Howerd
Unknown:
Doris Day
Unknown:
Ted Heath
Unknown:
Edmundo Ros
Unknown:
Arthur Tracy
Producer:
Anthony Wills

with Night Ride Producers Sandra Black Graham Belchere and Sonia Beldom
And at 3.00-4.00
A Little Night Music
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought with the Rev
Frank Topping.

Contributors

Producers:
Sandra Black
Producers:
Graham Belchere
Producers:
Sonia Beldom

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