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including
Guests of the Week: John and Roy Boulting
Borry You've Been Troubled: Marjorie Morley talks about her telephone
For Amusement Only: How tolerant are you?
Reading Your Letters
Time for Gardening: F. R. McQuown advises on the treatment of awkward places in the garden.
Serial; 'Death and the Sky Above' by Andrew Garve
Abridged by P. J. R. Wright
Read by John Westbrook
The tenth of twelve instalments
Introduced by Teresa McGonagle
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Boulting
Talks:
Marjorie Morley
Unknown:
F. R. McQuown
Unknown:
Andrew Garve
Read By:
John Westbrook
Introduced By:
Teresa McGonagle

THE TWO THOUSAND GUINEAS at Newmarket
A race for three-year-old colts and fillies run over a distance of one mile
Commentary by Raymond Glendenning, assisted by Roger Mortimer, from the Grandstand and by Peter O'Sullevan from a point down the course

Contributors

Commentary By:
Raymond Glendenning
Assisted By:
Roger Mortimer
Unknown:
Peter O'Sullevan

Music for everyone
News, views, and interviews
The latest and the best of records
Your host tonight is
Alan Dell
This edition includes
You Can't Live with Women says Stephen Grenfell :
' Hell Hath no Fury '
I let the side down by Cardew Robinson :
I-St. Mary's Sunday school
The Peggy Lee Story
Roundabout's singer of the week
Cy Grant
6.20 Cricket
Worcestershire v. India
A commentary on the last overs from Worcester
6.30 app. Weather and News Headlines followed by Tonight's Topic
The music of the Roundabouters
Directed by Dennis Wilson
Produced by Trafford Whitelock
See page 4
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Deu
Unknown:
Stephen Grenfell
Unknown:
Cardew Robinson
Unknown:
Peggy Lee Story
Directed By:
Dennis Wilson
Produced By:
Trafford Whitelock

in 5-' Cupid and the Black Hand Gang' with Peter Sinclair , Patricia Burke
Leonard Williams , Diana Day
Peter Goodwright , Tony Melody
The theme music is written by Alan Roper and played by the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Directed by Alyn Ainsworth with Jimmy Leach at the electronic organ
Written by James Casey and Frank Roscoe
Produced by James Casey
(The recorded broadcast of January 26)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sinclair
Unknown:
Patricia Burke
Unknown:
Leonard Williams
Unknown:
Diana Day
Unknown:
Peter Goodwright
Unknown:
Tony Melody
Written By:
Alan Roper
Directed By:
Alyn Ainsworth
Unknown:
Jimmy Leach
Written By:
James Casey
Written By:
Frank Roscoe
Produced By:
James Casey

You too can be a detective
Devised by Tony Shryane and Edward J. Mason
Listeners are invited to join with a panel of experts in testing their powers of crime detection
* One Man's Meat ...'
Written by Edward J. Mason
Actors:
Panel of Experts:
John Arlott. F. R. Buckley
Robert Fabian
Produced by Tony Shryane

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Shryane
Unknown:
Edward J. Mason
Written By:
Edward J. Mason
Unknown:
John Arlott.
Unknown:
F. R. Buckley
Unknown:
Robert Fabian
Produced By:
Tony Shryane
Joe McCready, private investigator:
Jon Farrell
Inspector Galloway:
Hamilton Dyce
Mrs Freemantle:
Courtney Hope
John Freemantle:
Michael Shaw
Mr Roach:
Dudley Rolph
Joyce Roach:
Anne Cullen

A journey into melody for late evening with the Nightriders' Music
Directed by Malcolm Lockyer at the piano and Glen Mason , Jo Shelton
The Michael Sammes Singers
Jackie Brown
This week the jazz spotlight focuses on Jazz Committee
Production by Cyril Drake and Terry Henebery
News Summary at 11.30

Contributors

Directed By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Directed By:
Glen Mason
Unknown:
Jo Shelton
Singers:
Michael Sammes
Singers:
Jackie Brown
Production By:
Cyril Drake
Production By:
Terry Henebery

Light Programme

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