Programme Index

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The Coronets
Eddie Wood , Pat Hyde
A Note or Two from Joe Saye
Harry Dawson , Maudie Edwards
Compere, Bernard Spear
Augmented BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet

Contributors

Unknown:
Eddie Wood
Unknown:
Pat Hyde
Unknown:
Joe Saye
Unknown:
Harry Dawson
Unknown:
Maudie Edwards
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet

Written by and including
Bob Monkhouse and Denis Goodwin with David Nixon , Diana Decker
Irene Handl , Pat Coombs
Bob Sharpies and his Music
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Monkhouse
Unknown:
Denis Goodwin
Unknown:
David Nixon
Unknown:
Diana Decker
Unknown:
Irene Handl
Unknown:
Pat Coombs
Unknown:
Bob Sharpies
Produced By:
Leslie Bridgmont

Regional Variations (2)

Newcomers: Nancy Jones (soprano); Jan Kurrels (bass); Joan Williams (piano).

BBC Home Service Welsh

A light-hearted history of radio entertainment as related by artists and others who had a hand in making it
Chapter 6
Campoli Dorothy Carless
Kathleen Harrison
Tom Henn , former editor of Radio Times
Alfred Marks and B. E. Astbury C.B.E to tell the story of the BBC's Week's Good Cause
Narrator, Rex Palmer
Written by Gale Pedrick
Produced by Alfred Dunning

Contributors

Unknown:
Campoli Dorothy Carless
Unknown:
Kathleen Harrison
Unknown:
Tom Henn
Unknown:
B. E. Astbury C.B.E
Written By:
Gale Pedrick
Produced By:
Alfred Dunning

Regional Variations (4)

Children's Hour. As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Children's Hour. Maundy Ceremonies in Scotland.* James McPhee: Songs from the Western Isles.* Gardening talk.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children's Hour. Record requests for hospital patients.

BBC Home Service North

For Younger Listeners
‘Lady Talavera’
A play by Penelope Drummond from the book by V.H. Drummond
Produced by Eve Burgess
(A new production of the play first broadcast in 1949) 5.30 For Children of Most Ages
For Your Music Shelf
First of three illustrated talks by John Lade on music you can play for yourselves
At the piano, Josephine Lee
5.50 The week's programmes

Contributors

Play By:
Penelope Drummond
Book By:
V.H. Drummond
Produced By:
Eve Burgess
Unknown:
John Lade
Piano:
Josephine Lee
Lady Talavera:
Winifred Oughton
Trundle, the Chauffeur:
Stephen Jack
Caroline Mother Lamb:
Vivienne Chatterton
Her daughters:Sousa:
Beryl Calder
Her daughters:Elly:
Josefina Ray
Myrtle, an Orphan Lamb:
Sheila Moloney
Mr Charabin, the Lodgekeeper:
Deering Wells
Mrs Charabin:
Joan Clement Scott
Nicholas:
Richard Bellaers
Narrator:
Geoffrey King

Regional Variations (3)

The Jimmy Logan Show.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Norman Dodds (piper); Bernadette Hurrell (fiddler); Thomas Makem (singer)

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

A programme of problems and brain-teasers
Beat the Expert
Professor A. M. Low
Ask Me Another
A general knowledge quiz between contestants representing all parts of the British Isles Semi-Finals : I-London
Guy Ramsey , Alfred G. Simms
John Stevens
Taking part in the sketch:
Elizabeth London, Philip Ray
Doreen Season
Chairman, Franklin Engelmann
Programme devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Joan Clark

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor A. M. Low
Unknown:
Guy Ramsey
Unknown:
Alfred G. Simms
Unknown:
John Stevens
Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

Regional Variations (2)

Ardwyn Players: Beti Jones (soprano).

BBC Home Service Welsh

Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Henry Datyner )
Conductor, John Pritchard
Marina de Gabarain
(mezzo-soprano)
Before an invited audience in the Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Contributors

Leader:
Henry Datyner
Conductor:
John Pritchard
Mezzo-Soprano:
Marina de Gabarain

Regional Variations (2)

' The Bondager': feature on an Aberdeenshire ' orra-woman.'

BBC Home Service Scottish

The old maestro presents a new series with Peter Sellers , Harold Berens
Kenneth Connor , Don Peters and Joan Sims
The Beaux and the Belles
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Script by George Wadmore
Ted Ray and Sid Colin
Produced by George Inns

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Harold Berens
Unknown:
Kenneth Connor
Unknown:
Don Peters
Unknown:
Joan Sims
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
George Wadmore
Script By:
Ted Ray
Script By:
Sid Colin
Produced By:
George Inns

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