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Contributors

Producer:
Tony Shryane
Daniel Archer:
Harry Oakes
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Peggy Archer:
Thelma Rogers
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Christine Archer:
Lesley Saweard
Mr Fairbrother:
Leslie Bowmar
Mrs Fairbrother:
Joy Davies
Simon:
Eddie Robinson
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Mrs Perkins:
Pauline Seville
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Squire:
Ronald Baddiley
Len Thomas:
Arnold Peters
Mary Thomas:
Noreen Baddiley
Ben White:
Will Kings
Vicar:
Harry Stubbs
John Tregorran:
Basil Jones
Carol Grey:
Anne Cullen
Reggie Trentham:
Peter Wilde
Vicky Lamont:
Margaret Balfry

A merry-go-round of popular tunes played and sung by Ray Burns
The Three Monarchs
Frank Baron and his Rhythm
The Francisco Cavez Quintet and Ken Mackintosh and his Orchestra with Patti Forbes
Kenny Bardell , Gordon Langhorn and the Mackpies
Introduced by Jack Watson
Produced by Donald MacLean

Contributors

Sung By:
Ray Burns
Unknown:
Frank Baron
Unknown:
Ken MacKintosh
Unknown:
Patti Forbes
Unknown:
Kenny Bardell
Unknown:
Gordon Langhorn
Introduced By:
Jack Watson
Produced By:
Donald MacLean

by Giovanni Guareschi
An English radio version by Nina Burch and Harvey Unna from the French radio play by Armand Lanoux
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by Mary Hope Allen
The village priest and the leader of the Communist party fight on almost every issue, but despite all their quarrelling they retain a respect and affection for each other and their ' little world ' does not suffer from their opposing views-their common aim is to do the best for the people.

Contributors

Unknown:
Giovanni Guareschi
Unknown:
Nina Burch
Unknown:
Harvey Unna
Play By:
Armand Lanoux
Produced By:
Mary Hope Allen
Narrator:
Richard Hurndall
Don Camillo:
Carleton Hobbs
Maria Peppone:
Audrey Mendes
A Voice:
Godfrey Kenton
Peppone:
Francis de Wolff
Old Filloti:
Kenneth Connor
Gina:
Sulwen Morgan
A gamekeeper:
Derek Birch
Mariolino:
Nigel Stock
Signora Christina:
Gladys Spencer
Spiccio:
Brian Hayes
Scartazzani:
Alan Reid
Giulio:
Ronald Sidney
Ciro Bruciata:
Frank Atkinson

Brian Reece introduces
George Martin
The Joe Saye Sextet
Beryl Orde
David Hughes
Jimmy Jewel and Ben Warriss
Finale:
Victoria Campbell and John Hargreaves

Contributors

Introduces:
Brian Reece
Unknown:
George Martin
Unknown:
Beryl Orde
Unknown:
David Hughes
Unknown:
Jimmy Jewel
Unknown:
Ben Warriss
Unknown:
Victoria Campbell
Unknown:
John Hargreaves

A casket of musical treasure displayed for your pleasure by George Melachrino conducting the Strings in the Melachrino Manner with Dorothy Carless
The Albert Delroy Trio and a guest instrumentalist
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe
The programme includes music by Jerome Kern , Armstrong Gibbs , and Chopin

Contributors

Unknown:
George Melachrino
Unknown:
Albert Delroy Trio
Introduced By:
Jean Metcalfe
Music By:
Jerome Kern
Music By:
Armstrong Gibbs

Community hymn-singing from Leek Parish Church, Stafford-shire. Conducted by Percy Poole
Hymns introduced bv the Vicar. the Rev. G. Youell Organist, Ada Parr
For the beauty of the earth (Tune,
Shirley)
Souls of men (Tune, Cross of Jesus) 0 for a thousand tongues (Tune,
Selby)
Come down, 0 Love divine (Tune.
Down Ampney)
Angel voices ever singing (Tune,
Angel voices)
Hark. hark my soul (Tune. Pilgrims) To Christ, the Prince of Peace (Tune,
St. George)
0 thou who earnest from above
(Tune, Hereford)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Percy Poole
Organist:
Rev. G. Youell
Organist:
Ada Parr

with Sally Rogers and Fred Yule
Top Tunes and Request Numbers Eve Boswell and Dickie Valentine
The Ultimate in Magic
David Berglas
Forces Favourite Instrumentalist Martin Lukins (piano accordionist)
Sports Corner
Raymond Glendenning
This week's guest Cardew Robinson
The Peter Knight Singers
Peter Yorke and his Orchestra
Script by Gene Crowley , Alan Blain Maurice Rodgers , and John Vyvyan
Script editor, Jimmy Grafton
Produced by Trafford Whitelock

Contributors

Unknown:
Sally Rogers
Unknown:
David Berglas
Piano:
Martin Lukins
Unknown:
Raymond Glendenning
Unknown:
Cardew Robinson
Script By:
Gene Crowley
Script By:
Alan Blain
Script By:
Maurice Rodgers
Script By:
John Vyvyan
Unknown:
Jimmy Grafton
Produced By:
Trafford Whitelock

If I travel in your company,
You know the way to heaven's door
(George Herbert : Church Music
A group of programmes about some favourite hymn-tunes
Presented by the Rev. Cyril Taylor ,
Warden of the Royal School of Church Music with Wilfred Brown (tenor) and the St. Martin's Singers

Contributors

Unknown:
George Herbert
Unknown:
Rev. Cyril Taylor
Tenor:
Wilfred Brown

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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