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Introduced by Bill Hartley
Get You Home Hints by Roy Brocks. 1: Fuel Supply Failure
The Insurance Consultant: some listeners' questions, answered
Ignition problems and how to recognise them: some comments from John Robson , Chief Engineer to a. manufacturer of sparking plugs
The New Caravan Site Act: a report from Peter Warwick
Recording, of Friday's broadcast in Network Three

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Unknown:
Roy Brocks.
Unknown:
John Robson
Unknown:
Peter Warwick

Kenneth Home in a sort of radio show with Kenneth Williams
Hugh Paddick. Betty Marsdcm
Bill Pertwee , Janet Waters
The Hornets
BBC Variety Orchestra Leader. John Jezard
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet
Incidental music by Edwin Braden Script by Eric Merriman
Produced by Jacques Brown
The recorded broadcast of Feb. 2, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugh Paddick.
Unknown:
Betty Marsdcm
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Music By:
Edwin Braden
Script By:
Eric Merriman
Produced By:
Jacques Brown

Dead on Course by CHARLES THORNTON
On Gibb 's last voyage as Skipper of the Mentone he has to contend with a vindictive First Mate, who is determined to settle old scores.
Production by WILLIAM GLEN-DOEPEL

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Thornton
Unknown:
On Gibb
Production By:
William Glen-Doepel
Connor:
Brian O'Higgins
Curzon:
John Graham
Catt:
Garard Green
Dale:
George Hasan
Bel:
Andrew Irvine
Gibb:
Wilfrid Grantham

Lawn Tennis Championships
Latest results and commentary by Max Robertson and Raymond Glendenning , with summaries and comments- by Bea Walter
From the All England Club

Contributors

Commentary By:
Max Robertson
Commentary By:
Raymond Glendenning
Unknown:
Bea Walter

Richard Murdoch with Gene Anderson in Both Ends Meet
The stage play by ARTHUR MACRAE adapted for radio by Peter Watts
Cast in order of speaking:
Production by AUDREY CAMERON
A new production of the play first broadcast on January 14, 1956

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Gene Anderson
Play By:
Arthur MacRae
Unknown:
Peter Watts
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Mr Wilson:
John Bryning
Tom Davenport:
Richard' Murdoch
Margaret Ross:
Gene Anderson
Clarissa Davenport:
Gudrun Ure
Edward Kinnerton:
John Graham
Jimmy Scott-Kenniedy:
Eric Anderson
Sir George Treherne:
Philip Leaver
Lord Minsiter:
Godfrey Kenton

Bartok
Quartet No. 2 played by the Aeolian String Quartet Sydney Humphreys (violin) Trevor Williams (violin.) Watson Forbes (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
The recorded broadcast of April 25, in the Third Programme

Contributors

Violin:
Sydney Humphreys
Violin:
Trevor Williams
Viola:
Watson Forbes
Cello:
Derek Simpson

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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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