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Cyril Stapleton directs the BBC Show Band with Alfred Marks, David Jacobs
The Stargazers
Janie Marden , Harold Smart
Bert Weedon , Dennis Wilson
The Show Band Singers
Script by Charles Hart
Bernard Botting , and Bill Kellie Production by Leonard Trebilco


Cyril Stapleton
David Jacobs
Janie Marden
Harold Smart
Bert Weedon
Dennis Wilson
Script By:
Charles Hart
Script By:
Bernard Botting
Script By:
Bill Kellie
Production By:
Leonard Trebilco

Regional Variations (2)

by Donald Gurrey


Donald Gurrey
James Lennox:
Manning Wilson
Archie Wessell:
Rolf Lefebvre
Bus conductor:
Geoffrey Hods&n
Taxi driver:
Leonard Trolley
Mary Grew
Marcia Copeland:
Marjorie Mars
Patricia Parminter:
Barbara Shotter

Regional Variations (2)

Rugby League. Leeds v. Leigh: commentary.

BBC Home Service North

by Rodney Quest
Plays produced by H. B. Fortuin


Rodney Quest
Produced By:
H. B. Fortuin
Dr Rosen:
Arthur Young
Dr Scott:
Geoffrey Hodson
Miss Cooper:
Barbara Shotter
John Wynwood:
Michael Gwynn
Ophelia Morland:
Beth Boyd
Barbara Shotter
Manning Wilson
Lady Morell:
Mary Grew
Cecile Chevreau
Det -Insp Lane:
Hamilton Dyce
House Physician:
Rolf Lefebvre

Regional Variations (2)

Teulu'r Siop: Welsh serial.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

The story of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Written by Bernard Stonehouse
Narration by Don McNaughton
The advance party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition left London last month for the Weddell Sea. This programme introduces some of the men who are sailing to Antarctica.


Written By:
Bernard Stonehouse
Don McNaughton

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. ' Alison Abroad': ': In Norway.

BBC Home Service Midland

For Older Listeners
' Homer Jackson Investigates *
Episodes in the life of an irresponsible journalist by Margaret Potter
Production by Trevor Hill


Production By:
Trevor Hill
Homer Jackson, reporter on the Daily Clarion:
Harry Towb
Jimmy, a young cub reporter:
Philip Jenkinson
Josiah Briggs, owner-editor of the paper:
Fred Fairclough
Henry, the photographer:
Herbert Smith
Joe Vivaldi. proprietor of Vivaldi'sTravelling Circus:
Geoffrey Banks
' Colonel Sinclair,' trainer of ' Sinclair's Cats ':
Leonard Williams
Madame Zodiac, clairvoyant:
Angela Lopez
Paul Fennel, one of the ' Flying Trimbles:
Norman Somers
Inspector Corbie, of the Liverpool C.I.D:
John Blain
Circus hand:
John Broadbent

Regional Variations (3)

Welsh Sports Magazine.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Sport in the West visits Swindon.

BBC Home Service West

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Diane Dubarry
Introduced by Frederick Allen
Master of Ceremonies,
Jack Crossley
Producer. Stanton Jefferies


Harry Davidson
Diane Dubarry
Introduced By:
Frederick Allen
Jack Crossley
Stanton Jefferies

Percy Edwards
Dick James
Doreen Hume sings arias from ' Louise ' and ' Romeo and Juliet '
Mooney and Rowley
Jewel and Warriss
Elston Evans plays Massenet's Elegy and Godard's ' Berceuse de Jocelyn '
The George Mitchell Choir sings ' By Candlelight'
The British Concert Orchestra
Conducted by Vic Oliver and Philip Martell play Hungarian March by Berlioz and accompany the artists
Continuity by Carey Edwards
Production by Tom Ronald


Percy Edwards
Dick James
Doreen Hume
Elston Evans
Conducted By:
Vic Oliver
Production By:
Tom Ronald

by N. C. Hunter
Adapted for broadcasting by Mollie Greenhalgh
Production by Val Gielgud


Broadcasting By:
Mollie Greenhalgh
Production By:
Val Gielgud
Julian Anson:
Robert Eddison
Laura Anson:
Gladys Young
Frances Farrar:
Gwen Cherrell
Miss Mathieson:
Belle Chrystall
David Anson:
John Turnbull
Doctor Farley:
Brewster Mason
William Gregson:
Ronald Sidney
Humphrey Caldwell:
Patrick Waddington
Elinor Eddison:
Penny Morrell
Toby Eddison:
Gabrielle Blunt

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