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A ball-by-ball commentary, during the last hour of play, by former New South Wales cricketers Hal Hooker and Alan McGilvray , with comments and summaries by former Test players Victor Richardson and J H Fingleton (Australia) and A. E. R. Gilligan (England)
8.0-8.10 Summary of the first day's play
(Broadcasts and summaries in collaboration with the Australian Broadcasting Commission)

Contributors

Unknown:
Hal Hooker
Unknown:
Alan McGilvray
Unknown:
Victor Richardson
Unknown:
A. E. R. Gilligan

Band of the Scots Guards, conducted by Captain S. Rhodes , Director of Music, Scots Guards

Regimental Slow March: Garb of Old Gaul - Reid
March : Scotland the Brave Ord - Hume
A Scottish Fantasy - Denis Wright
Celtic Patrol - Curzon
Selection: Big Ben - Ellis
Regimental Quick March: Hielan' Laddie - trad.

Contributors

Unknown:
Captain S. Rhodes

A daily programme of information, entertainment, and music for the woman at home
James Laver on 'Why do men dress like that'; Ruth Drew, Jeanne Heal, and Guilfoyle Williams on 'Answering Your Household Problems'; Beverley Nichols with his Wednesday talk; Mrs. Elsie May Crump on What I think of Woman's Hour after three months': and the current serial story, Monica Dickens's 'One Pair of Beet', read by Nesta Sawyer.

Contributors

Presenter:
James Laver
Presenter:
Ruth Drew
Presenter:
Jeanne Heal
Presenter:
Guilfoyle Williams
Presenter:
Beverley Nichols
Presenter:
Mrs. Elsie May Crump
Story writer:
Monica Dickens
Story reader:
Nesta Sawyer
Introduced by:
Joan Griffiths

The Merchant Navy's own programme, with guest artists. ' Ship's Newspaper,' clubroom talks on Merchant Navy affairs; and music by the ' 'Shipmates' Orchestra, conducted by Debroy Somers. The programme, which comes from the London Merchant Navy Club, is introduced by Adele Dixon , and produced by Alfred Dunning

Contributors

Conducted By:
Debroy Somers.
Introduced By:
Adele Dixon
Produced By:
Alfred Dunning

Excerpt from ' Dick Whitting ton,' from the Theatre Royal, Exeter. Featuring Fred Mac-Naughton, Hilda Campbell-Rus sell, Odette Field, Charles Cardiff, and the Five Strands. Introduced by Hamilton Kennedy

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Whitting
Unknown:
Hilda Campbell-Rus
Introduced By:
Hamilton Kennedy

by Sherriff Mills
Also Frank Atkinson , Preston Lock wood, and Duncan McIntyre
Both plays produced by Ayton Whit aker. The series edited by Martyn C. Webster.

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Atkinson
Unknown:
Preston Lock
Unknown:
Duncan McIntyre
Produced By:
Ayton Whit
Edited By:
Martyn C. Webster.
Harris:
Williams Lloyd
Doctor Grant:
Richard Williams
Jim Broadhurst:
Roger Snowdon
George Meadows:
John Bentley
Queenie Marlowe:
Honorine Catto
Jameson:
William Trent
Barbara Meadows:
Lucille Lisle
Inspector Ellis:
Stanley Groome
Judge:
Arnold Ridley
Lionel ,:
Harry Fine
Harry:
Ronald Waters

with Geraldo and his Orchestra
Musical march-past from December 1946 to January 1946, with Carole Carr , Sally Douglas , Dick James , Archie Lewis , and Michael Linden. Presented by David Miller

Contributors

Unknown:
Carole Carr
Unknown:
Sally Douglas
Unknown:
Dick James
Unknown:
Archie Lewis
Unknown:
Michael Linden.
Presented By:
David Miller

Light Programme

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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