Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 228,418 playable programmes from the BBC

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An Autumn Walk
with Maxwell Knight.

Village Scrapbook
Compiled by the Women's Institute of Guiting Power, Gloucestershire.

Introduced by Roger Massey.

and
Food for Thought
Including some facts on the circulation of women's magazines, information on evening classes for women, and figures on mental health.
Introduced by Geoffrey Johnson Smith.

Contributors

Presenter (Countrywise):
Roger Massey
Item presenter (An Autumn Walk):
Maxwell Knight
Presenter (Food for Thought):
Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Producer:
Monica Sims

Prudence Kitten: Nelson comes Home
with Molly Blake.

All About Animals
This week George Cansdale talks about hibernation.

This Was News
A programme which helps you to understand some of the events of recent weeks.

People in Books
Olive Shapley introduces you to characters from "King Solomon's Mines" by H. Rider Haggard.

(to 18.00)

Contributors

Presenter (Prudence Kitten):
Molly Blake
Presenter (All About Animals):
George Cansdale
Presenter (People in Books):
Olive Shapley

A friendly battle of entertainment for the 1956 title of "Top Town".
Judges:
Professional: Dorothy Ward, Ted Kavanagh, Dick Hurran
Viewers: Lady Cayley, Tony Iveson
Introduced by Peter Haigh.
BBC Northern Dance Band conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
From the BBC's North of England Television studios

Contributors

Judge (Professional):
Dorothy Ward
Judge (Professional):
Ted Kavanagh
Judge (Professional):
Dick Hurran
Judge (Viewer):
Lady Cayley
Judge (Viewer):
Tony Iveson
Presenter:
Peter Haigh
Musicians:
BBC Northern Dance Band
Band conducted by:
Alyn Ainsworth
Producer:
Barney Colehan

Jack Payne introduces stars and personalities who are Off the Record together with the latest news from the record industry.
See below

Featuring The Deep River Boys, Anne Shelton, Ronnie Hilton, Sid Phillips and his Band, Eric Jupp, Audrey Jeans, The Three Kaye Sisters, The Concert Orchestra, The George Mitchell Singers Conducted by Stanley Black
at 9.30

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Payne
Singers:
The Deep River Boys
Singer:
Anne Shelton
Singer:
Ronnie Hilton
Musicians:
Sid Phillips and his Band
Pianist:
Eric Jupp
Singer:
Audrey Jeans
Singers:
The Three Kaye Sisters
Musicians:
The Concert Orchestra
Singers:
The George Mitchell Singers
Conducted by:
Stanley Black
Designer:
Stewart Marshall
Producer:
Bill Cotton Jnr.

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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