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Introduced by Jim PESTRIDGE
The Spring Check-over: by HARRY HEYWOOD , Editor of Practical Motorist tfand Brakes: the legal and practical requirements, by the Chief Mechanical Engineer to the Ministry of Transport
Doing a Road Test: a tale by PATRICK Dobbs , a Welsh farmer
Road Conditions: a preview

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jim Pestridge
Unknown:
Harry Heywood
Unknown:
Patrick Dobbs

Members of the public and invited personalities put questions to
JIMMY EDWARDS , TED RAY
TOMMY TRINDER , CYRIL FLETCHER
In the chair, MCDONALD HOBLEY
Guest, Eric Barker
From an idea by Jimmy Edwards
Produced by EDWARD TAYLOR
Broadcast on December 12,1963 in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Unknown:
Ted Ray
Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
Cyril Fletcher
Unknown:
Eric Barker
Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Produced By:
Edward Taylor

by Graeme Kent
with William Fox

The action of the play takes place in a small hotel in South America, where a touring British football team is staying.

Contributors

Writer:
Graeme Kent
Producer:
Archie Campbell
Jessop, a football player:
James Bolam
Barman:
Gabriel Woolf
McPherson, team manager:
Eric Woodburn
Anne:
Valerie Kirkbright
Club Directors - Chandler:
William Fox
Club Directors - Laiig:
John Boxer
Club Directors - Oliphant:
Norman Claridge
Colonel Ramos:
Roger Delgado

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND his ORCHESTRA
Introduced by REX PALMER
Master of Ceremonies, CHARLES CRATHORN
Produced by ERIC ARDEN
The dances: Boston Twostep; Waltz Maritime; Royal Empress Tango; Empress Mazurka; Waltz Camay; The Royal Saunter; The Gay Gordons
Applications for tickets for this series, enclosing a stamped addressed envelope, should be sent to [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Introduced By:
Rex Palmer
Produced By:
Eric Arden

The Devil Wore Scarlet adapted from her novel of the same name by Dulcie Gray with Joan Matheson , William Fox and Lilly Kann
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON

Contributors

Unknown:
Dulcie Gray
Unknown:
Joan Matheson
Unknown:
William Fox
Unknown:
Lilly Kann
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Rachel Cohen:
Lilly Kann
Daisy Cohen, her daughter-in-law:
Joan Matheson
Daisy's children:
Joseph: Jo Manning Wilson
Daisy's children:
Esther: Beryl Calder
Natalie Jones, their governess:
Jane Wenham
Mary Skeffers, Rachel's maid:
Patricia Leventon
Emma Hedfield, Rachel's cook:
Molly Rankin
Jack Weston:
Glyn Dearman
Det -Insp Dimmock:
William Fox
Sergeant Beaker:
Andrew Sachs
Sergeant Tripp:
John Boxer
Det -Supt Tavistock:
Philip Cunningham
Bill, Dandy Club barman:
Peter Bartlett
Brenda:
Eva Stuart
Paul Cohen, Rachel's son:
Gabriel Woolf
Lisl Cohen, his wife:
Margaret Wolfit
Geoffrey Staines:
Stephen Thorne
Mr Noble, a coalman:
George Merritt
Jean Noble, his daughter:
Valerie Kirkbright
Det -Sgt Mason:
Alan Haines
Mr Hawser, a solicitor:
Timothy Harley
Mr Greenwich:
Wilfrid Carter
Mr Colburn, a picture valuer:
John Ruddock

News and views on books from CYRIL CONNOLLY , H. A. L. CRAIG JAMES STERN
ANTHONY BURGESS and JULIAN MITCHELL interview each other on their new novels
Nothing Like the Sun and The White Father
PETER DUVAL SMITH on James Bond
Introduced by Robin HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Connolly
Unknown:
H. A. L. Craig
Unknown:
James Stern
Unknown:
Anthony Burgess
Unknown:
Julian Mitchell
Unknown:
Peter Duval Smith
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

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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