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Regional Variations (2)

Laughter on the Air

BBC Radio 2

An hour of classic comedy begins with: I'm Sony n Read That Again A seasonal edition from
Christmas Day 1969, starring Tim Brooke-Taylor , Graeme Garden , David Hatch , Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie. Producers David Hatch and Peter Titheradge

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Graeme Garden
Unknown:
David Hatch
Unknown:
Jo Kendall
Unknown:
Bill Oddie.
Producers:
David Hatch
Producers:
Peter Titheradge

Tony Hancock stars in Almost a Gentleman, first broadcast in 1957. With Sidney James , Bill Kerr , Kenneth Williams and Hattie Jacques.
Producer Dennis Main Wilson

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Hancock
Unknown:
Sidney James
Unknown:
Bill Kerr
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hattie Jacques.
Producer:
Dennis Main Wilson

Regional Variations (2)

A Celebration for New Year's Day

BBC Radio 2

Ian Wallace introduces a rousing evening of Scottish and Viennese music for the New Year. Featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by lain
Sutherland; the Regimental Band of the Scots Guards, director of music Lt Col
David Price; guest singers Rosemary Joshua (sop) and Vernon Midgley (tenor); and the Ambrosian Opera Chorus, directed by John McCarthy. Including at 8.25 Happy Birthday Hippodrome!
Brian Matthew traces the history of Golders Green Hippodrome.
Producer Anthony Wills

Contributors

Introduces:
Ian Wallace
Singers:
Rosemary Joshua
Tenor:
Vernon Midgley
Directed By:
John McCarthy.
Unknown:
Brian Matthew
Producer:
Anthony Wills

BBC Radio 2

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