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from a rubber footwear works in Bridgend, Glamorganshire
Howard Jones and Reggie Arnold, Jack Storey, Lucille Mapp, Bob Harry
Leonard Morris (piano)
Ernie Haigh (double-bass)
Jack Burrows (drums)
Introduced by Alan Taylor
Produced by Brian Evans

Contributors

Unknown:
Howard Jones
Unknown:
Reggie Arnold
Unknown:
Jack Storey
Unknown:
Lucille Mapp
Unknown:
Bob Harry
Piano:
Leonard Morris
Double-Bass:
Ernie Haigh
Double-Bass:
Jack Burrows
Introduced By:
Alan Taylor
Produced By:
Brian Evans

Sparkte Sets the Pace: Philip Marsden introduces the second Cage Word Contest.
Teheran to the Caspian: Kira Dillon describes a Persian journey
History in the Ballroom: Sidney Harrison thinks about how dancing mirrors ways of living.
Reading Your Letters and Answering Your Questions
House to House: Jean Metcalfe visits the home of Frankie Vaughan.
(Continued in next column)
Serial: ' Death and the Sky Above' by Andrew Garve
The eleventh of twelve instalments
Introduced by Teresa McGonagle
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Introduces:
Philip Marsden
Unknown:
Kira Dillon
Unknown:
Sidney Harrison
Unknown:
Jean Metcalfe
Unknown:
Frankie Vaughan.
Unknown:
Andrew Garve
Introduced By:
Teresa McGonagle

Music for everyone
News, views, and interviews
The latest and the best of records
Your host tonight is
Ken Sykora
This edition includes
Roundabout's singer of the week:
Cy Grant
Crosby Cameo
Hints for Outdoor Activities
Looking into the past by Brian Hope Taylor
Six-fifteen Spin:
Music from the gypsies
Science Spot:
0by Kenneth Hutton. D.sc
6.20 Cricket
Worcestershire r. India
A commentary on the last overs from Worcester
6.30 app. Weather and News Headlines followed by Tonight's Topic by Brian Groombridge
Teenage Talking Point: What makes good T.V.T
Dennis Wilson at the piano Produced by Jack Singleton
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Hope Taylor
Unknown:
Kenneth Hutton.
Unknown:
Brian Groombridge
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Produced By:
Jack Singleton

Franklin Engelmann is the chairman of this general knowledge contest in which listeners from all over the British Isles compete for the title 'Brain of Britain 1959'
Second Round
Featuring each week three winners from the first round of the contest
2 - Home Counties and South of England
Ethel Turner (Hants) Administrative Assistant
Brian Southby (Kent) Ship Management Clerk
Lleut.-Cmdr. Herbert-Smith, R.N. (Hants)
The programme also includes 'Hear! Hear!'
A test of memory for listeners at home and in the audience
Devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Joan Clark
Recorded from the Royal Ballrooms, Bournemouth, during a VHF demonstration recently held there.

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Brian Southby
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

A sort of radio show with Kenneth Williams , Hugh Paddick
Betty Marsden , Bill Pertwee
Patricia Lancaster
The Fraser Hayes Four and the BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet
Eric Merriman and Barry Took wrote the script and Edwin Braden the incidental music
Produced by Jacques Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hugh Paddick
Unknown:
Betty Marsden
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Patricia Lancaster
Unknown:
Fraser Hayes
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Conductor:
Eric Merriman
Conductor:
Barry Took
Conductor:
Edwin Braden
Produced By:
Jacques Brown

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