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The last of four contests
London:
DENIS BROGAN , CEDRIC CLIFFE
Quiz-Master,
LIONEL HALE Dublin :
NOEL PEART , NIALL SHERIDAN
Quiz-Master, PATRICK HARVEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Denis Brogan
Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Lionel Hale Dublin
Unknown:
Noel Peart
Unknown:
Niall Sheridan
Unknown:
Patrick Harvey

A programme of news and reviews for record enthusiasts
Introduced by JOHN LADE
Contributors this week:
EDWARD LOCKSPEISER
CEDRIC WALLIS
B. J. WEBB

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Lade
Unknown:
Edward Lockspeiser
Unknown:
Cedric Wallis
Unknown:
B. J. Webb

Night Roundup Paris
A play for radio by JOHN WHALE with Hugh Burden and Nicolette Bernard
When Owen Sangster takes a temporary job as Paris representative of a London newspaper, everyone assures him nothing is likely to happen-but a British minister in Paris disappears
Produced by R. D. SMITH Saturday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugh Burden
Unknown:
Nicolette Bernard
Unknown:
When Owen Sangster
Produced By:
R. D. Smith

For retired and older people and those concerned with their welfare Telephones: DOREEN BESWICK Residential Homes: MAUD DAY
Kites: DONALD BANCROFT
† David Copperfield : an extract read by PRESTON Lockwood Introduced by JOHN DUNN

Contributors

Unknown:
Doreen Beswick
Unknown:
David Copperfield
Read By:
Preston Lockwood
Introduced By:
John Dunn

The book by AIMEE SOMMERFELT adapted as a radio play in two parts by WILLIAM JOHNSON
2: The Grey Elephant
Other parts played by members of the cast Produced by SHIRLEY FRANKLIN

Contributors

Book By:
Aimee Sommerfelt
Unknown:
William Johnson
Produced By:
Shirley Franklin
Narrator:
Arnold Peters
Lalu:
Jean England
Maya:
Mary Chester
Jhandu:
Philip Morant
POLICEMAN:
Philip Garston-Jones
Signalman:
Denis Folwell
Signalman's Wife:
Brigid Hodgson
Rogue:
Leslie Dunn
Innkeeper:
Eric Skelding
Dr Prasad:
Eileen Barry

DAVID WILDE (piano)
AMBROSIAN SINGERS Chorus-Master, John McCarthy
BBC SCOTTISH ORCHESTRA Leader, Peter Gibbs
Conductor, NORMAN DEL MAR
From the Royal Albert Hall , London
Part 1

Contributors

Chorus-Master:
John McCarthy
Leader:
Peter Gibbs
Conductor:
Norman Del Mar
Unknown:
Albert Hall

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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