Programme Index

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(Leader, Philip Whiteway ) Conductor, Rae Jenkins

Waltz: The Grenadiers - Waldteufel
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka. - JohannStrauss
Minuet (Suite: Gabrielle) - Rosse
Merry MacDoon (Gaelic Melodies) - Foulds
The Lilac Fairy (Suite: The Sleeping Princess) - Tchaikovsky
Harlequin Dance - ,Phillips
Amoretten Tanze - Gung'l
Music from The Gondoliers - Sullivan
En Sourdine - Tellam
Galop (The Skaters) - Meyerbeer, arr. Lambert
The Seafarer - Haydn Wood

Contributors

Leader:
Philip Whiteway
Conductor:
Rae Jenkins

Cyril Stapleton directs the BBC Show Band with Alfred Marks, Rikki Fulton
The Stargazers, Ray Burns
Bill McGuffie , Harold Smart
Bert Weedon
The Show Band Singers
Production by Johnnie Stewart

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Rikki Fulton
Unknown:
Ray Burns
Unknown:
Bill McGuffie
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Production By:
Johnnie Stewart

Regional Variations (3)

Concert by selected First Prizewinners at the recent Belfast Musical Festival

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Saturday Magazine.

BBC Home Service Scottish

(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conductor, John Hopkins
Schubert
Overture: The Devil as Hydraulician Symphony No. 9. in C

Contributors

Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conductor:
John Hopkins

Regional Variations (3)

Interlude

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Saturday Magazine (contd.).

BBC Home Service Scottish

Doris Day
Billy Cotton and his Band
Dolores Ventura
Bob Manning Jeri Southern
The Dick Hyman Trio
Marie Benson
George Shaw
Frank Chacksfieid, his Orchestra, and the Four Eves on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Billy Cotton
Unknown:
Dolores Ventura
Unknown:
Bob Manning
Unknown:
Dick Hyman Trio
Unknown:
Marie Benson
Unknown:
George Shaw

Regional Variations (4)

Children's Hour. Saturday Soiree.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children. Variety. Talk.

BBC Home Service Midland

Children's Hour. ' The Pirate and the Saint play-2.

BBC Home Service Welsh

For Younger Listeners
' Mr. Dock's Garden '
A series of stories by Barbara Euphan Todd told by David
6— 'The Cook's Tears'
followed by For Children of Most Ages
Saturday Excursion
A magazine programme introduced by Margaret Hubble
The Royal Mint
Douglas Fleming. Cliff Michelmore , Henry Riddell , and Max Robertson visit the Royal Mint to see how coins are made.
Safety First
Brian Johnston gives some advice on how (and how not) to behave on the roads
Commonwealth of Song
Students from many parts of the Commonwealth sing songs of their native lands, which have been chosen by David Jones
Produced by John Lane

Contributors

Stories By:
Barbara Euphan Todd
Introduced By:
Margaret Hubble
Unknown:
Douglas Fleming.
Unknown:
Cliff Michelmore
Unknown:
Henry Riddell
Unknown:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
David Jones
Produced By:
John Lane

Regional Variations (3)

Sport in the West.

BBC Home Service West

Welsh Sports Magazine.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Gerald Davies
Introduced by Frederick Allen
Master of Ceremonies,
Charles Crathorn
Producer, Stanton Jefferies

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Davies
Introduced By:
Frederick Allen
Unknown:
Charles Crathorn
Producer:
Stanton Jefferies

Regional Variations (3)

Anna Van der Velde and Bob Laing: Willie Walker and his Tune-teasers.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Cam-Gymeriadau: Welsh light programme.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Interesting people who are
In Town Tonight interviewed by John Ellison
Edited and produced by Peter Duncan

Contributors

Interviewed By:
John Ellison
Produced By:
Peter Duncan

Eddie Arnold
' Mr. Everybody '
June Bronhill singing Caro nome' by Verdi
Ronald Chesney
The harmonica virtuoso
Constance Cummings
The dramatic star
Harry Locke
/ Comedy character studies
Robert Simmons sings a duet from ' Rigoletto with June Bronhill
Wee Georgie Wood The ' little big man '
The George Mitchell Choir sings ' Funiculi Funicula '
The British Concert Orchestra
(Leader, Reginald Morley )
Conducted by Vic Oliver and Philip Martell play The Dance of the Tumblers ' by Rimsky-Korsakov
Continuity by Carey Edwards
Production by Tom Ronald

Contributors

Unknown:
Eddie Arnold
Unknown:
June Bronhill
Unknown:
Ronald Chesney
Unknown:
Constance Cummings
Unknown:
Harry Locke
Unknown:
Robert Simmons
Unknown:
June Bronhill
Unknown:
Georgie Wood
Unknown:
Funiculi Funicula
Leader:
Reginald Morley
Conducted By:
Vic Oliver
Unknown:
Philip Martell
Unknown:
Carey Edwards
Production By:
Tom Ronald

A play for broadcasting by Lionel Brown
Production by Val Gielgud
(A new production of the play broadcast in 1947)

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Lionel Brown
Production By:
Val Gielgud
Edwin Harvey:
Richard Williams
Sarah Harvey:
Gladys Young
Eunice:
Margaret Ward
Tom Plant:
John Gabriel
Patrick Kennedy:
Godfrey Kenton
Elinor Manning:
Phyllida Breaks
Michael Rhome:
Peter Wild
Sally Plant:
Pat Sandys
Kitty:
Dorothy Holmes-Gore
Narrator:
George Hagan

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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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