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Doris Hare is the hostess of this programme of news. views, music, and entertainment for officers and men of the Red Ensign wherever they are sailing. It comes from the Merchant Navy Club in London, with music by Debroy Somers and his Orchestra. Other features include ' Ship's Newspaper,' talks on Merchant Navy affairs, and guest artists. Programme produced by Alfred Dunning

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Doris Hare
Music By:
Debroy Somers
Produced By:
Alfred Dunning

' A Visit to Kew': Programme made up from recordings taken when Professor Andrade was shown round Kew Gardens recently by Sir Edward Salisbury , the Director, and members of his staff
Primarily a scientific institution for the accurate identification of plants. Kew Gardens contain the largest collection of dried plants in the world. Active research is carried out there. too; during the war, for example. one of the subjects investigated was the capacity of dandelions to yield rubber

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Sir Edward Salisbury

with Leslie Strange. Leon Cortez , Peter Sinclair , Beatrice Varley. Larry Noble , Constance Fraser , Peggy Ann Clifford , John Mann , Johnnie Lockwood , Emilio Dawn Davis and Eddie Gurey with Julian Oakley at the piano. Gracie Victoria , BBC Revue Chorus, and Percival Mackey 's Orchestra, conducted by Ernest Longstaffe. Show devised by Carroll Levis and Leslie Strange. Produced by Ernest Longstaffe and Peter Duncan

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Leslie Strange.
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Leon Cortez
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Peter Sinclair
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Beatrice Varley.
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Larry Noble
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Constance Fraser
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Peggy Ann Clifford
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John Mann
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Johnnie Lockwood
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Emilio Dawn
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Eddie Gurey
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Julian Oakley
Piano:
Gracie Victoria
Piano:
Percival MacKey
Conducted By:
Ernest Longstaffe.
Conducted By:
Leslie Strange.
Produced By:
Ernest Longstaffe
Produced By:
Peter Duncan

A resident team of half-wits-Gladys Hay , Michael Moore , and Harold Berens-prove this statement, at the expense of the Question-Master, Stewart MacPherson. Sid Millward and his Nitwits provide tumult when the shouting dies. Gordon Crier is in attendance

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Gladys Hay
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Michael Moore
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Harold Berens-Prove
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Sid Millward
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Gordon Crier

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