Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 230,276 playable programmes from the BBC

For the first time the Amateur Cup Final is being held at Wembley. This afternoon viewers join the crowds in the Empire Stadium to see the whole of the match. Before the game begins there is community singing organised by the News Chronicle, conducted by Arthur Caiger, D.C.M., and accompanied by the Band of the Royal Artillery.
(to 16.40 app.)

Contributors

Commentator:
Jimmy Jewell
Commentator:
Peter Lloyd

A comic operetta by A.P. Herbert.
Adapted for television and produced by Desmond Davis.
[Starring] Jean Kent
The action takes place in and about the town of Little Britain-on-Thames and the Houses of Parliament in the year 1950.
(Second performance next Tuesday at 8.30 p.m.)

(Jean Kent appears by permission of the J. Arthur Rank Organisation, Ltd.)

Contributors

Author:
A.P. Herbert
Adapted for television by/Producer:
Desmond Davis
Music:
Vivian Ellis
Dances arranged by:
Donald Journeaux
Musical director:
William Cox-Ife
Settings:
James Bould
Henry Hope:
Dennis Bowen
Grace Green:
Jean Kent
Syd Philks:
Milo Lewis
George Home:
Gordon Little
Lord Lavender:
Gavin Gordon
Juniper Joy:
Billie Baker
Ben Green:
David Davies
Maud Marrowfat:
Brenda Gay
Gladys Trampleasure:
Christine Lindsay
Mrs. Busy:
Linda Gray
Policeman:
George Street
Sergeant-at-Arms:
Geoffrey Denton
Bill:
Vivian Milroy
Singer:
Vera Faldo
Singer:
Peta Neville
Singer:
Mary Peters
Singer:
Lila Sari
Singer:
Elisabeth Wade
Singer:
Prudence Walter-Ellis
Singer:
Ross Alexander
Singer:
Archie Baker
Singer:
Clifford Millar
Singer:
Leslie White
Singer:
Lloyd Austen
Dancer:
Robert Dorning
Dancer:
Liza Varonova
Dancer:
Pamela Harrington
Dancer:
Hazel Wiscombe

BBC Television

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More