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The quiz that reveals the source of some interesting sayings and phrases in the English language. With chairman Chris Serle , team captains Leslie Thomas and Frances Edmonds and guests Angela Douglas and David Thornton. Producer Andy Aliffe

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Serle
Unknown:
Leslie Thomas
Unknown:
Frances Edmonds
Unknown:
Angela Douglas
Unknown:
David Thornton.
Producer:
Andy Aliffe

Brian Kay explores the wonderful world of close harmony singing in the first of six programmes. On record, the Mills Brothers, Cantabile, Manhattan
Transfer, the Hi-Los and Singers Unlimited.
Producer Anthony Wills

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Kay
Producer:
Anthony Wills

Gloria Hunniford presents a series of three programmes based on the concerts given by the Hollywood Bowl Pops
Orchestra in the famous
Hollywood Bowl in America. With the BBC Concert
Orchestra and the BBC Big Band, conducted by lain Sutherland, and special guest, Canadian vibraphone virtuoso Peter Appleyard. Gloria also sings one song in each programme. Recorded at the Hippodrome in Golders
Green, London, in front of an invited audience. Producer Tim McDonald

Contributors

Unknown:
Gloria Hunniford
Unknown:
Peter Appleyard.
Producer:
Tim McDonald

John Lennon was murdered 12 years ago today, outside his New York apartment, by 25-year-old American Mark David Chapman.
Murder expert Martin Fido tries to find out why Chapman, who idolised the Beatles and John Lennon in particular, wanted to kill him. Featuring music written and performed by John Lennon and the Beatles.
MUSIC AND ARTS: page 10

Contributors

Presenter:
Martin Fido
Producer:
Gary Bones

The fourth of a series .of six concerts featuring the best of British country music from the north of England. Tonight, top
British country duo Two Hearts (Tammy Cline and Little Ginny ) share the bill with York-based band the Honky-Tonk Hoboes in the City Hall, Hull.
Introduced by Brian Golbey and Pete Stanley. Producers John Leonard and Pete Johnson

Contributors

Unknown:
Tammy Cline
Unknown:
Little Ginny
Introduced By:
Brian Golbey
Introduced By:
Pete Stanley.
Producers:
John Leonard
Producers:
Pete Johnson

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