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Three days in a Midland town, with recorded flashes of outstanding events provided for the workers of a large group of factories in the first half of this week's Holiday-at-Home festivities. The recorded flashes include a fun-fair, sporting events, a dance, concerts, and a visit to the circus. Commentator, John Ellison


John Ellison

Compiled by R. C. Trevelyan. Produced by Douglas Cleverdon. Spoken by Mary O'Farrell , Cherry Cottrell , Wilfred Babbage , and Carleton Hobbs


R. C. Trevelyan.
Produced By:
Douglas Cleverdon.
Spoken By:
Mary O'Farrell
Spoken By:
Cherry Cottrell
Spoken By:
Wilfred Babbage
Spoken By:
Carleton Hobbs

An Anglo-American show, introducing ' Brothers in Arms', ' Salute with Music', and guest stars from both sides of the Atlantic. With Betty Driver, Slim Allan , the Dorothe Morrow Singers, and Leslie Mitchell (by' courtesy of British Movietonews, Ltd.). Augmented Dance Orchestra, conducted by Billy Tement. Scnpt by Hal Block. Directed' by Gordon Crier. (BBC recording)


Slim Allan
Leslie Mitchell
Conducted By:
Billy Tement.
Hal Block.
Directed By:
Gordon Crier.

Play by Edgar Wallace , adapted for broadcasting by Cynthia Pughe. Produced by Peter Creswell


Play By:
Edgar Wallace
Broadcasting By:
Cynthia Pughe.
Duced By:
Peter Creswell
Sydney Tafler
Henry Lascarne:
Alan Blair
Garry Anson:
Lewis Stringer
Molly Panniford:
Belle Chrystall
Lady Panniford (Wenda):
Grizelda Hervey
Sir WiHiam Panniford:
Cecil Ramage
A Barmaid:
Joan Carol
Mr Waye:
Ernest Sefton
Andy Lynn:
Malcolm Graeme
John Dory:
Bryan Powley

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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