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ENSA show for war-workers from a factory canteen, introduced by Bryan Michie. Arthur Salisbury and his Orchestra, with Sadala Gee and Cyril Shane. Guest artists: Moon and Brown; Ted Andrews and Barbara

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bryan Michie.
Introduced By:
Arthur Salisbury
Introduced By:
Cyril Shane.
Unknown:
Ted Andrews

Excerpt from the pantomime presented by Bertram Montague. Book by Barry Lupino and Arty Ash. Produced by Barry Lupino
Brighton Hippodrome Orchestra. directed by Sydney Sharpe. From the Brighton Hippodrome

Contributors

Unknown:
Bertram Montague.
Book By:
Barry Lupino
Book By:
Arty Ash.
Duced By:
Barry Lupino
Directed By:
Sydney Sharpe.
Idle Jack:
Ted Ray
Sarah the Cook:
Barry Lupino
Dick Whittington:
Hazel Jennings
Alice Fitzwarren:
Decima Knight
Alderman Fitzwarren:
Billy Sutton
Emperor of Morocco:
Lawrence Kingston
Captain:
Tommy Dee
Mate:
Eddie Hart
King Rat:
George Barnes
Vocal Quartette:
Radio Rangers

Orchestral Concert for Children. BBC Scottish Orchestra: conductor, Ian Whyte. Programme includes the Overture to ' William Tell ,' by Rossini, and ' The Wasps,' by Vaughan Williams
James Crampsey reads a story,
' The Man who Liked his own Bed,' by W. Kersley Holmes

Contributors

Conductor:
Ian Whyte.
Unknown:
William Tell
Unknown:
Vaughan Williams
Unknown:
James Crampsey
Unknown:
W. Kersley Holmes

Mabel Ross , a head-mistress, discusses ' The Extra Year in School Adrian Thomas talks about another of the women he would like to have known-this time Lucie Duff Gordon ; Marian Cutler deals with problems put to her by Servicemen's wives

Contributors

Unknown:
Mabel Ross
Talks:
Adrian Thomas
Unknown:
Lucie Duff Gordon
Unknown:
Marian Cutler

No 1-' England to Gibraltar '
A dramatic reconstruction of a flight with Transport Command, R.A.F. Written and produced by Leonard Cottrell. Music specially composed by William Alwyn , and played by the London Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Muir Mathieson

Contributors

Produced By:
Leonard Cottrell.
Composed By:
William Alwyn
Unknown:
Muir Mathieson

From the City Hall. Cardiff, introducing Richard Greene (by permission of 20th-century Fox Films), Patricia Medina , ' Hubert.' Valerie Cowan , and Raymond Newell. Music for dancing by Reginald Williams and his ' Futurists,' with Billie Campbell , Betty Lou. and Howard Jones. Commentator Bob Walker (by permission of Pathé Pictorial), Produced by Mai Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Greene
Unknown:
Patricia Medina
Unknown:
Valerie Cowan
Unknown:
Raymond Newell.
Unknown:
Reginald Williams
Unknown:
Billie Campbell
Unknown:
Betty Lou.
Unknown:
Howard Jones.
Unknown:
Bob Walker
Produced By:
Mai Jones

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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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