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Crossroads
Recorded before an audience at the Haltemprice Courtesy Club at Hessle, near Hull
Answering their questions are:
NORMAN W. Goodchild , C.R.E., Chief Constable, Wolverhampton
JOHN Kipps. a senior official of the Automobile Association
GEORGE EYLES, Director of Tests, Institute of Advanced Motorists
JEAN WOODHAMS, women's writer, Northcliffe Newspapers Chairman, BILL HARTLEY
Road Conditions: a preview
Produced by Jim Pestridge
Friday's broadcast in the Third
Network

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman W. Goodchild
Unknown:
John Kipps.
Unknown:
Bill Hartley
Produced By:
Jim Pestridge

Members of the public and invited personalities put questions to
JIMMY EDWARDS , TED RAY
Tommy TRINDER , RICHARD MURDOCH
In the chair, PETER HAIGH
Guest, Harry Wheatcroft
From an idea by Jimmy Edwards
Produced by EDWARD TAYLOR
Broadcast on December 19,
1963, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Unknown:
Ted Ray
Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Peter Haigh
Unknown:
Harry Wheatcroft
Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Produced By:
Edward Taylor

East of Christmas by Peter Yeldham with Kenneth J. Warren
Cliff Bennett puts all his money into buying a boat for a pearling expedition. The venture proves more hazardous than he had imagined.
Produced by DAVID H. GODFREY
Broadcast on July 24, 1963, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Yeldham
Unknown:
Kenneth J. Warren
Unknown:
Cliff Bennett
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Coggins:
Malcolm Hayes
Cliff Bennett:
Dibbs Mather
Tom Norton:
George Hagan
Steamboat:
Donald McKillop
Clarry Ford:
Kenneth J Warren
Jimmy Hana:
Frederick Treves
Kito:
Andrew Sachs

Written and produced by David Carter.
Some personal opinions mixed with music.
Introduced by Brian Matthew with John Lennon of The Beatles, Lord Donegall, Jon Pertwee, Alma Cogan with surprise guest celebrity Desmond Leslie.
(Jon Pertwee is in "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" at the Strand Theatre, London)

Contributors

Writer/Producer:
David Carter
Presenter:
Brian Matthew
Guest:
John Lennon
Guest:
Lord Donegall
Guest:
Jon Pertwee
Guest:
Alma Cogan
Surprise guest celebrity:
Desmond Leslie

Introduced by Vic Oliver
The singers
Rita Hunter
David Hughes Katinka Seiner
The first broadcast of Raymond Myers
Comedy from
Leslie Crowther
June Whitfield
Ronnie Barker
Dramn from
Phyllis Calvert
VARIETY PLAYHOUSE ORCHESTRA Leader, John Jezard
Conducted by Vic OLIVER
Script by Carey Edwards and Bob Block
Produced by TOM RONALD
Rita Hunter broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Opera Company; Leslie Crowther is in ' The Black and White Minstrel Show ' at the Victoria Palace, London

Contributors

Introduced By:
Vic Oliver
Singers:
Rita Hunter
Singers:
David Hughes
Unknown:
Raymond Myers
Unknown:
Leslie Crowther
Unknown:
June Whitfield
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Phyllis Calvert
Leader:
John Jezard
Conducted By:
Vic Oliver
Script By:
Carey Edwards
Script By:
Bob Block
Produced By:
Tom Ronald
Produced By:
Rita Hunter
Unknown:
Leslie Crowther

Landfall
The novel by Nevil Shute adapted by STEPHEN GRENFELL with Geoffrey Matthews and Penelope Lee
Other parts played by Patricia Leventon Gordon Gardner Wesley Murphy Stephen Thorne Glyn Dearman and members of the cast
Produced by BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Novel By:
Nevil Shute
Adapted By:
Stephen Grenfell
Unknown:
Geoffrey Matthews
Unknown:
Penelope Lee
Played By:
Patricia Leventon
Played By:
Gordon Gardner
Played By:
Wesley Murphy
Played By:
Stephen Thorne
Played By:
Glyn Dearman
Produced By:
Betty Davies
Narrator:
Gabriel Woolf
Jerry:
Geoffrey £atthews
Mona:
Penelope Lee
Wing Commander Dickens:
Frederick Treves
Captain Burnaby:
Ralph Truman
Miriam:
Valerie Kirkbright
Commander Rutherford:
Kenneth Hyde
Trawler Commander:
Kevin Flood
Flight Lieutenant Hooper:
Gordon Faith
Air Force C O:
Norman Claridge
Wing Commander Hewitt:
Garard Green
Professor Legge:
Hamilton Dyce
Mrs Burnaby:
Olga Lindo
Mona's Father:
John Boxer
Commander Sutton:
Alan Haines
Nurse Loring.:
Margaret Wolfit
Nurse Mackenzie:
Dorothy Smith
Admiral:
William Fox
Jorgen:
George Hagan

News and views on books from DAVID ATTENBOROUGH JACK Putterill JEREMY BROOKS and T. G. ROSENTHAL in conversation with ROBIN CLARK about C. P. Snow's
The Two Cultures: ond A Second Look
Introduced by ROBIN Holmes

Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenborough
Unknown:
Jack Putterill
Unknown:
Jeremy Brooks
Unknown:
T. G. Rosenthal
Unknown:
Robin Clark
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

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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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