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A daily programme of entertainment, information, and music for the woman at home
Today Joan Griffiths introduces: Georgie Henschel on 'A Last Word on Plums'; Mrs. Arthur Webb on ' Filling the Store-Cupboard '; Gordon Forsyth on ' Bulbs for Home Decoration ; and the current serial story, ' Joanna Godden ,' by Sheila Kaye Smith -, read by Mary O'Farrell

Contributors

Introduces:
Joan Griffiths
Unknown:
Georgie Henschel
Unknown:
Mrs. Arthur Webb
Unknown:
Gordon Forsyth
Unknown:
Joanna Godden
Unknown:
Sheila Kaye Smith
Read By:
Mary O'Farrell

Written for broadcasting by Jay Black and Stephen Black
Produced by Ayton Whitaker
Men of the Village
Men of the Tests
Men of the BBC
Women and Children

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Jay Black
Broadcasting By:
Stephen Black
Produced By:
Ayton Whitaker
Police Constable Harding:
Bryan Powley
Tom Dingley:
Richard George
The Vicar:
George Owen
Rural umpire:
Charles Mortimer
Rural voice:
Frank Atkinson
Charlie Cobb, M C C Secretary:
Abraham Sofaer
Stedman, Australian Captain:
Russel Napier
Kennedy:
English Captain
Robinson:
Allan Cuthbertson
Caldwell:
Eddy Reed
Bedford:
Stephen Jack
Kelly:
Robert Wyndham
Announcer:
Donald Gray
First Sports commentator:
Noel Johnson
Second Sports commentator:
Charles Leno
Men of the World First Oxford young man:
David Enders
Second Oxford young man:
David Stringer
Mrs Dingley:
Betty Hardy
The Vicar's wife:
Betty Baskcomb
Sid:
Brian Weske
Bert Barleycorn:
Phillip Kay

Adapted as a serial in six episodes by Lester Powell from the Frank Launder-Sidney Gilliat film, based on the novel by Christianna Brand
Rosamund John as Nurse Sanson
Produced by Neil Tuson
2 — ' Death Comes Again '

Contributors

Unknown:
Lester Powell
Unknown:
Frank Launder-Sidney Gilliat
Novel By:
Christianna Brand
Produced By:
Neil Tuson
Inspector Cockrill:
Alastair Sim
Sister Bates:
Judy Campbell
Nurse Woods:
Megs Jenkins
Gervase Eden:
Howard Marion-Crawford
Sergeant McCoy:
Harry Hutchinson
Nurse Linley:
Marjorie Summerville
Nurse:
Olive Gregg
Dr White:
Martin Lewis
Hendricks:
Ernest Sefton
Police surgeon:
Arthur Ridley
Dr Barnes:
Philip Cunningham
Nurse Sanson:
Rosamund John

Blue Rockets Dance Orchestra
(led by Benny Daniels ) and Norman Griffiths and his Sextet
Programme Introduced by Alan Clarke. Presented byTawny Neilson and Mark White

Contributors

Unknown:
Benny Daniels
Unknown:
Norman Griffiths
Introduced By:
Alan Clarke.
Presented By:
Tawny Neilson
Presented By:
Mark White

Three well-known comedians try to beat listeners' stories; the studio audience is the judge. Stanelli introduces ' I've Heard It'; and the listeners' stories are told by Jacques Brown. At the pianos, Ivor Dennis and Jimmy Bailey

Contributors

Introduces:
Stanelli
Told By:
Jacques Brown.
Pianos:
Ivor Dennis
Pianos:
Jimmy Bailey

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