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South Africa v. England: First day
Commentaries by Rex Alston , Ian Balfour , Charles Fortune , James Hattle , and Dave Brewin
From the Crusaders Ground,
Port Elizabeth
(A relay of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's transmission)

Contributors

Unknown:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
Ian Balfour
Unknown:
Charles Fortune
Unknown:
James Hattle
Unknown:
Dave Brewin

Land of my Fathers: some exiles from Wales dream of home on St. David's Day.
Reading Your Letters: expressing the listeners' point of view
Only Child v. Large Family: two points of view put by Dianne Doubtfire and Joan Haimes
Looking at the News: a commentary on current affairs
'Marriage is a desperate thing': thoughts on matrimony from Plato to the present day, introduced by C. R. Hewitt. (BBC recording)
Serial: ' To Have and To Hold' by Barbara Goolden
Abridged by Honor Wyatt
Read by Mary O'Farrell
The fifth of ten instalments
Programme introduced by Dorothy Logan

Contributors

Unknown:
Dianne Doubtfire
Unknown:
Joan Haimes
Duced By:
C. R. Hewitt.
Unknown:
Barbara Goolden
Abridged By:
Honor Wyatt
Read By:
Mary O'Farrell
Introduced By:
Dorothy Logan

South Africa v. England
Commentaries on the closing overs of the day by Rex Alston , Ian Balfour , Charles Fortune , James Hattle , and Dave Brewin followed by a close of play summary ,
(A relay of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's transmission)

Contributors

Unknown:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
Ian Balfour
Unknown:
Charles Fortune
Unknown:
James Hattle
Unknown:
Dave Brewin

A blend of melody and rhythm from the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Directed by Alyn Ainsworth
Introducing songs from
Les Howard and The Timber Toppers and instrumental features by Norman George and Jimmy Leach
' Stairway to the Stars ' :
Jerry Dawson invites you to meet people who make the headlines in the world of show business
Introduced by Roger Moffat Produced by John Ammonds

Contributors

Directed By:
Alyn Ainsworth
Unknown:
Les Howard
Unknown:
Norman George
Unknown:
Jimmy Leach
Unknown:
Jerry Dawson
Introduced By:
Roger Moffat
Produced By:
John Ammonds

A glossy magazine of music with illustrations of yesterday, today, and tomorrow played in the style of the BBC Show Band
Directed by Cyril Stapleton with songs from
Lee Lawrence
Feature Pages
'These Were Hits' and ' Talking Points': in which Cyril Stapleton discusses various topics with this week's guests
Ronnie Aldrich and Veronica Papworth
Produced by John Browell

Contributors

Directed By:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Lee Lawrence
Unknown:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Ronnie Aldrich
Unknown:
Veronica Papworth
Produced By:
John Browell

discussed spontaneously by A. G. Street , George Scott
Barbara Wootton
Frank Cousins
Travelling Question-Master,
Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
From the Market Hall,
Okehampton, Devon
Comments on this programme for use in ' Any Answers? ' should be addressed to the BBC, Bristol, marked ' Any Questions?,' and should arrive on Monday.

Contributors

Unknown:
A. G. Street
Unknown:
George Scott
Unknown:
Barbara Wootton
Unknown:
Frank Cousins
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

A weekly programme of light music for everybody played this week by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Conductor, Vilem Tausky with John Hanson
Metropolitan Police Band
Conducted by Roger Barsotti
Director of Music and Stanley Riley
BBC Men's Chorus
Conducted by Cyril Gell
Introduced by Robin Boyle
Produced by John Tylee
Before an invited audience at the Camden Theatre, London

Contributors

Leader:
William Armon
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky
Unknown:
John Hanson
Conducted By:
Roger Barsotti
Unknown:
Stanley Riley
Conducted By:
Cyril Gell
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Produced By:
John Tylee

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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