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From Plymouth including:
Jobbing Cook in Devon: Joy Beer talks about an occupation which keeps her happy and independent Funerals as a Clue to Cornish Humour: Willmar Cardell reflects on one or two peculiarities of the county
Woman with a Hoe: Muriel Murdoch describes how she earns her living looking after other people's gardens
The Personality of Cows: Michal Waddington explains what is revealed to the connoisseur
Bucksey's Farm: Grace Bradbeer talks about the treasures her family found forgotten in an old Devon barn
Programme introduced by Daphne Hubbard
Serial: 'The Lord and Mary Ann ' by Catherine Cookson
(to be read in ten instalments) Abridged by Donald Bancroft
Read by Isla Cameron
5— 'A Matter of Education '

Contributors

Unknown:
Muriel Mur
Unknown:
Michal Waddington
Talks:
Grace Bradbeer
Introduced By:
Daphne Hubbard
Introduced By:
Mary Ann
Unknown:
Catherine Cookson
Abridged By:
Donald Bancroft
Read By:
Isla Cameron

by P.G. Wodehouse
Six chapters in the life of Stanley Featherstonehaugh Ukridge
Adapted for radio by Helmar Fernback
[Starring] Hubert Gregg and Michael Shepley

Contributors

Author:
P G. Wodehouse
Adapted for radio by:
Helmar Fernback
Producer:
H.B. Fortuin
Corcoran:
Hubert Gregg
Tupper:
Brewster Mason
Ukridge:
Michael Shepley
Bowles:
Martin Lewis
Bertram Fox:
Charles Hodgson
Robert Dunhill:
Rolf Lefebvre
Victor Beamish:
Manning Wilson
Freddie Lunt:
Geoffrey Hodson
Aunt Julia:
Margot Lister
Miss Watterson:
Belle Chrystall

Frankie Howerd introduces
Shani Wallis
The Tanner Sisters
Lee Young
Ken Morris and Joan Savage
Gladys Morgan and Billy Ternent
Joan Regan
Guest, Dennis Price
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra
Announcer, Robin Boyle
Script by Johnny Speight, John Antrobus, Terry Nation and Dick Barry
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston
(The recorded broadcast of October 23, 1955)

Contributors

Introduces:
Frankie Howerd
Unknown:
Shani Wallis
Unknown:
Lee Young
Unknown:
Ken Morris
Unknown:
Joan Savage
Unknown:
Gladys Morgan
Unknown:
Billy Ternent
Unknown:
Joan Regan
Unknown:
Dennis Price
Unknown:
Billy Ternent
Announcer:
Robin Boyle
Script By:
Johnny Speight.
Unknown:
Terry Nation
Unknown:
Dick Barry
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

A weekly programme of light music for everybody played this week by the London Theatre Orchestra
(Leader, Tom Jenkins)
Conducted by Sidney Torch with Vanessa Lee
The Central Band of the Royal Air Force (by permission of the Air Council)
Conducted by Wing-Cmdr. A.E. Sims, O.B.E. Organising Director of Music,
Royal Air Force and Stanley Riley with the BBC Men's Chorus
Conducted by Cyril Gell
Introduced by John Hobday
Produced by John Tylee
Given before an invited audience at the Camden Theatre, London

Contributors

Leader:
Tom Jenkins
Conductor:
Sidney Torch
Conductor:
Wing-Cmdr. A. E. Sims
Conductor:
Stanley Riley
Conductor:
Cyril Gell
Introduced by:
John Hobday
Produced by:
John Tylee

Cyril Stapleton directs the BBC Show Band
Songs from The Stargazers and Johnny Webb
Individual music from Harold Smart,Bert Weedon and Dennis Wilson
Produced by John Browell

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Johnny Webb
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Produced By:
John Browell

Light Programme

About this data

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