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Mr. Acker Bilk 's Paramount Jazz Band and the Bill McGume Quartet
Introduced by George Melly Presented by John Kingdon
News Summary at 1.30
Shipping Forecast at 1.40 on 1,500 m,

Contributors

Unknown:
Mr. Acker Bilk
Introduced By:
George Melly
Presented By:
John Kingdon

including
'One New Thing': for the woman on a small clothes budget. Veronica Papworth considers a summer dress
One Woman's Approach: Marion Scott speaks about facing an operation
The Day I Met a Man Who Liked Sherry: described by Fred Bason
Sunflowers and the Chinese Girl: Sir John Rothenstein and others analyse the popularity of certain pictures.
Reading Your Letters
Legal Roundabout: Dudley Perkins comments on recent events in the Law Courts and Parliament
Serial: 'Death and the Sky Above' by Andrew Garve
Abridged by P.J.R. Wright
Read by John Westbrook
The fourth of twelve instalments
Introduced by Teresa McGonagle

News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Presenter:
Teresa McGonagle
Unknown:
Veronica Papworth
Unknown:
Marion Scott
Unknown:
Fred Bason
Unknown:
Sir John Rothenstein
Unknown:
Dudley Perkins
Author (Death and the Sky Above):
Andrew Garve
Abridged by (Death and the Sky Above):
P.J.R. Wright
Reader (Death and the Sky Above):
John Westbrook

at Epsom
The Great Metropolitan Handicap Stakes
A race for three-year-olds and upwards, run over two miles and two furlongs
Commentary by Raymond Glendenning, assisted by Roger Mortimer
From the Grandstand

Contributors

Commentary By:
Raymond Glendenning
Assisted By:
Roger Mortimer

Music for everyone
News, views, and interviews
The latest and the best of records
Your host tonight is
David Jacobs
This edition includes
Roundabout's singer of the week:
Muriel Cook
Charlotte Mitchell proves that
Out of the mouths of babes
' Off the Spike ' News
Your reporter, George Martin A Health Hint by the doctor
6.29 Weather and News Headlines followed by Tonight's Topic
The music of the Roundabouters
Directed by Dennis Wilson
Produced by John Simmonds
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
David Jacobs
Reporter:
George Martin
Directed By:
Dennis Wilson
Produced By:
John Simmonds

with June Brunell and Bettina Dickson
A series of stories based on the work of the Australian
Royal Flying Doctor Service
7-' Sheep Don't Change '
Script by Rex Rienits
Production by Vernon Harris

Contributors

Unknown:
June Brunell
Unknown:
Bettina Dickson
Script By:
Rex Rienits
Production By:
Vernon Harris
Doctor Chris Rogers:
James McKechnie
Tommy O'Donnell:
Bill Kerr
Jane Hudson:
June Brunell
Sally MacAndrew:
Bettina Dickson
Joe Sullivan:
Lloyd Lamble
Amy Sullivan:
Lyndall Barbour
Alan Sullivan:
Ray Barrett
Harry Bertram:
Barry J Gordon
Frank Gordon:
Robert Levis
Waitress:
Madeleine Howell

by Laurie Wyman with assistance from Michael Bates
Ronnie Barker and Tenniel Evans
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurie Wyman
Unknown:
Michael Bates
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Tenniel Evans
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston
Lieut Price, the No 1:
Dennis Price
Chief Petty Officer Pertwee:
Jon Pertwee
Sub -Lieut Phillips:
Leslie Phillips
Commander Povey:
Richard Caldicot
Heather:
Heather Chasen

presents
A World of Music featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra (Leader, William Armon )
Conductor, Vilem Tausky
The Latin-American Rhythm of Bernard Monshin and his Rio Tango Band
Songs from
Julie Dawn and Laurie Payne
The distinctive piano music of Monia Liter
Introduced by John Hobday
Produced by Travers Thorneloe

Contributors

Leader:
William Armon
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky
Unknown:
Bernard Monshin
Unknown:
Julie Dawn
Unknown:
Laurie Payne
Introduced By:
John Hobday
Produced By:
Travers Thorneloe

Thirty-Minute Theatre
'THE DREAM' by Paolo Levi
Translated by Robert Rietty
Characters in order of speaking:
Production by Audrey Cameron

Contributors

Unknown:
Paolo Levi
Translated By:
Robert Rietty
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Attila Edoardo:
Robert Rietty
Signora Fiori:
Janet Burnell
Moroni:
Brewster Mason'
Jeanette:
Joan Matheson
Lisa:
Ella Milne

A reverie in rhythm featuring
Hill Bowen and his Orchestra
The William Davies Quartet
Henry Krein with the Montmartre Players
Belle Gonzalez and George Elliott
Introduced by Bruce Wyndham
Produced by Edward Nash and Alan Owen
News Summary at 11.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Hill Bowen
Unknown:
William Davies
Unknown:
Henry Krein
Unknown:
Belle Gonzalez
Unknown:
George Elliott
Introduced By:
Bruce Wyndham
Produced By:
Edward Nash
Produced By:
Alan Owen

Light Programme

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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