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BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, John Jezard)
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
BBC West of England Light Orchestra
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon)
Conductor, Frank Cantell
Cecil Norman and Eddie Macauley at two pianos, Tommy Reilly and his harmonica, Jackie Brown at the electric organ and Leslie Baker and his violin
At 6.45 on 1,500 m.
Shipping Forecast
News Summary at 7.30

Contributors

Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Leader:
Frederick Lunnon
Conductor:
Frank Cantell
Pianist:
Cecil Norman
Pianist:
Eddie MacAuley
Harmonica Player:
Tommy Reilly
Organist:
Jackie Brown
Violinist:
Leslie Baker

Arabian Adventure: Margot Campbell tells her story
The Things That Strike Me: a personal comment on the week's press The Quiet One: Percy Edwards tells a story of a heron
Films to See: recommendations from Gordon Gow Reading Your Letters and Answering
Your Questions: about pets
Serial: The Devil and Mary Ann' by Catherine Cookson
The fifth of ten Instalments
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Catherine Cookson
Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson

Music, News, views, and interviews, Human interest stories, Show business gossip,
The world's greatest recording stars and their records
Your host tonight is Richard Murdoch.
This edition includes:

5.45 Green Fingers
Garden with Fred Yule.

6.0 Spotlight on a Star
Antonio talks to Leslie Bricusse.

6.18 The Six-Fifteen Spin
followed by
My Name is Mary: A woman's week.

6.29 Weather and News Headlines
followed by Tonight's Topic

At the piano, Dennis Wilson

(Antonio is appearing at the London Coliseum)

Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Murdoch
Item presenter (Green Fingers):
Fred Yule
Interviewee (Spotlight on a Star):
null Antonio
Interviewer (Spotlight on a Star):
Leslie Bricusse
Pianist:
Dennis Wilson
Producer:
Roy Speer
Producer:
Denys Jones

[Starring] Patrick Barr and Pauline Jameson in the fourth series of "The Barlowes of Beddington," the story of a school seen through the eyes of the headmaster and his wife
by Warren Chetham-Strode

(See top of page)
(BBC recording)
(Patrick Barr is appearing in "Roar Like a Dove" at the Phoenix Theatre; Pauline Jameson in "Duel of Angels" at the Apollo Theatre, London)

Contributors

Writer:
Warren Chetham-Strode
Production:
Audrey Cameron
Robert Barlowe:
Patrick Barr
Kate Barlowe:
Pauline Jameson
John Tooting:
David Enders
Caroline Tooting:
Elizabeth London
Richard Wells:
John Westbrook
Mrs. Rendle:
Mary Wimbush
Mrs. Dodgie:
Gladys Henson
Colonel Adam:
Hamilton Dyce
Mr. Ponsonby:
James Thomason
General Naseby:
Anthony Shaw
Mr. Lambert:
Leonard Trolley
Mr. Stockfield:
Gilbert Davis
Mansfield:
Nicky Edmett
Abercrombie:
Glyn Dearman
Johnson:
Richard Bellaers
James E. Tete:
Errol McKinnon
White:
Alaric Cotter
Crocker:
Michael Crawford

A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman, Ian Mikardo M.P., Gerald Nabarro M.P., Joseph Grimond M.P.
Travelling Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
From Truro School Hall, Cornwall

Comments on this programme for use in 'Any Answers?' (next Thursday at 8.30 p.m.) should be addressed to [address removed], marked 'Any Questions?' and should arrive on Monday
Repeated on Tuesday at 1.10 (Home)

Contributors

Panellist:
Ralph Wightman
Panellist:
Ian Mikardo
Panellist:
Gerald Nabarro
Panellist:
Joseph Grimond
Travelling Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Arranged by:
Kenneth Hudson

BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon)
Conducted by Sidney Torch
with John Hanson
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Conducted by Major Douglas A. Pope, Director of Music
and Stanley Riley
with the BBC Men's Chorus
Conducted by Alan G. Melville
Introduced by Jimmy Kingsbury.
Before an invited audience at the Camden Theatre, London
See page 6

News Summary at 9.30

Contributors

Musicians:
BBC Concert Orchestra
Orchestra leader:
William Armon
Orchestra conducted by:
Sidney Torch
Singer:
John Hanson
Musicians:
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band conducted by:
Major Douglas A. Pope
Bass:
Stanley Riley
Singers:
The BBC Men's Chorus
Singers conducted by:
Alan G. Melville
Presenter:
Jimmy Kingsbury
Producer:
Campbell Ricketts

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