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New series 1/6.
Desmond Carrington returns with a series profiling six historically significant entertainers from the worlds of cabaret, nightclub, revue and theatre. This first edition features hands-waving singer, songwriter and comedian Max Bygraves , who talks to Desmond at his home in Australia. Originally a Londoner, Bygraves identifies his favourite songs from stage and screen. Producer Dave Aylott


Desmond Carrington
Max Bygraves
Dave Aylott

LIVERobert Ziegler conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, live from London's Pentland
Theatre with popular opera trio the Celtic Tenors and X-Factor runner-up Andy Abraham.
Presented by Paul Gambaccini.


Liverobert Ziegler
Andy Abraham.
Presented By:
Paul Gambaccini.

Actress Alex Kingston reads a newly abridged version of Daphne du Maurier's masterful tale of romance and suspence.
4/8. Mrs de Winter notices a window shutter open in the mysterious west wing of Manderley. Abridged by Neville Teller


Abridged By:
Neville Teller

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