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Ugly Fishes: Ambrose Heath tells how to make them attractive and palatable
Protection of Birds Act, 1954: Lady Tweedsmuir, M.P., who sponsored the Act as a Private Member's Bill, explains what it does to protect wild birds, their nests, and eggs
Birds' Nests: Eric Roberts talks about some of the different ways in which birds make their nests
/ Knew. Her: a talk about Olive Schreiner by her niece, Lyndall Gregg
Serial: The Winds of Heaven' by Monica Dickens
Abridged by Audrey Lucas Read by Marjorie Westbury
The fourth of fourteen instalments
Programme introduced by Jean Metcalfe

Contributors

Unknown:
Ambrose Heath
Talks:
Eric Roberts
Unknown:
Olive Schreiner
Unknown:
Lyndall Gregg
Unknown:
Monica Dickens
Abridged By:
Audrey Lucas
Read By:
Marjorie Westbury
Introduced By:
Jean Metcalfe

The Topham Trophy
Commentaries by Raymond Glendenning , assisted by Claude Harrison as race-reader, at the Grand Stand; Robert Haynes at the Second Fence; Michael O'Hehir at the Canal Turn; and Peter O'Sullevan at the Twelfth
Fence
From Aintree, Liverpool

Contributors

Unknown:
Raymond Glendenning
Assisted By:
Claude Harrison
Unknown:
Robert Haynes
Unknown:
Michael O'Hehir
Unknown:
Peter O'Sullevan

A message of comfort and cheer for all' in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Today's speaker is the psychiatrist; he is introduced by Stuart Hibberd
Listeners* letters are very welcome, as they give real help in planning these talks. Send them to Stuart Hibberd , c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W.I. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.

Contributors

Introduced By:
Stuart Hibberd
Unknown:
Stuart Hibberd

with Benny Hill
Beryl Reid as ' Marlene ' and Monica'
Graham Stark as ' Mrs. Briggs' and Nigel Bowser-Smythe
Shirley Eaton , Peter Madden
The Coronets
Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz '
Script bv Eddie Maguire and Ronald Wolfe
Produced by Roy Speer

Contributors

Unknown:
Benny Hill
Unknown:
Beryl Reid
Unknown:
Graham Stark
Unknown:
Nigel Bowser-Smythe
Unknown:
Shirley Eaton
Unknown:
Peter Madden
Conductor:
Harry Rabinowitz
Unknown:
Eddie Maguire
Unknown:
Ronald Wolfe
Produced By:
Roy Speer

' The New Wallpaper' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Horace Percival , Doris Rogers Molly Weir , Richard Bellaers
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Written by Bob Block
Ronnie Hanbury , and Bebe Daniels
Incidental music by Arthur Wilkinson
Production by Tom Ronald

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Lyon
Unknown:
Richard Lyon
Unknown:
Horace Percival
Unknown:
Doris Rogers
Unknown:
Molly Weir
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Written By:
Bob Block
Written By:
Ronnie Hanbury
Written By:
Bebe Daniels
Music By:
Arthur Wilkinson
Production By:
Tom Ronald

with Wallas Eaton
Alma Cogan , June Whitfield
The Keynotes
Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Announcer, David Dunhill
Script by Frank Muir and Denis Norden Produced by Charles Maxwell

Contributors

Unknown:
Wallas Eaton
Unknown:
Alma Cogan
Conductor:
Harry Rabinowitz
Announcer:
David Dunhill
Script By:
Frank Muir
Script By:
Denis Norden
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell

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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