Programme Index

Discover 9,916,589 listings and 223,347 playable programmes from the BBC

played today by the BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra
(Led by Henry Tye )
Conductor, David Curry
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Led by Stanley Browne )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser
Ralph Elman and his Bohemian Players
News Summary at 7.30 and 8.30

Contributors

Conductor:
Henry Tye
Conductor:
David Curry
Unknown:
Stanley Browne
Conducted By:
Leo Wurmser
Conducted By:
Ralph Elman

introduces
Betty Huntley-Wright
Gilbert Gordon
Bert Murray
Linda Love
Jock Walker and the Palace of Varieties Chorus
Chairman. Rob Currie
Presented by C. F. Meehan in collaboration with Ernest Longstaffe who also conducts the BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, John Jezard )

Contributors

Unknown:
Betty Huntley-Wright
Unknown:
Gilbert Gordon
Unknown:
Bert Murray
Unknown:
Linda Love
Unknown:
Jock Walker
Unknown:
Rob Currie
Presented By:
C. F. Meehan
Unknown:
Ernest Longstaffe
Leader:
John Jezard

The swinging melody of Tommy Watt with Margaret Bond. Mat
Monro Tubby the Tenor
The Slidemen and Tommy Watt and his Orchestra Introduced by Bruce Wyndham
Produced by John Hooper
News Summary at 1.30
Shipping Forecast at 1.40 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Watt
Unknown:
Margaret Bond.
Unknown:
Monro Tubby
Unknown:
Tommy Watt
Introduced By:
Bruce Wyndham
Produced By:
John Hooper

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

hands over to
Gilbert Harding
Who revisits in memory and music some past scenes of delight
Serial: 'Brat Farrar' by Josephine Tey
Adapted by Robert Goodyear
Read by Derek Hart
The third of fifteen instalment
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Gilbert Harding
Adapted By:
Robert Goodyear
Read By:
Derek Hart

with Dick Emery
Warren Mitchell
Pearl Carr
Ronald Chesney
BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Ronald Wolfe
George Wadmore and David Climie
Produced by Roy Speer

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Emery
Unknown:
Warren Mitchell
Unknown:
Pearl Carr
Unknown:
Ronald Chesney
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
Ronald Wolfe
Script By:
George Wadmore
Script By:
David Climie
Produced By:
Roy Speer

A new serial in eight parts by Francis Durbridge 8—' A Party of Four '
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Production by Martyn C. Webster

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Durbridge
Production By:
Martyn C. Webster
Paul Temple:
Peter Coke
Steve:
Marjorie Westbury
Sir Graham Forbes:
Lester Mudditt
Detective-Inspector Vosper:
Hugh Manning
Andre Reynaud:
Denis Goacher
Ritchie:
Hamilton Dyce
Charlie:
James Beattie
Rupert Dreisler:
Brewster Mason
Pete Roberts:
Thomas Heathcote
Terry Gibson:
Isabel Dean
Adrian Frost:
Simon Lack

Brian Johnston turns the pages of the Outside Broadcasts Sport Diary for 1957 and invites
Rex Alston
John Arlott
Raymond Baxter
Raymond Glendenning and John Snagge to introduce s of the year's sporting highlights
Edited and produced by Michael Hastings

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Raymond Baxter
Unknown:
Raymond Glendenning
Unknown:
John Snagge
Produced By:
Michael Hastings

Modern music for late listening played by the Johnny Dankworth Orchestra with songs in the individual style of Cleo Laine and featuring
The Dave Lee Trio
The Laurie Monk Quartet
The Dickie Hawdon Quintet and the Johnny Dankworth Seven
This week's guest: Alex Welsh
Produced by Jimmy Grant

Contributors

Unknown:
Cleo Laine
Unknown:
Johnny Dankworth
Produced By:
Jimmy Grant

Light Programme

Appears in

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