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All-time hits played with a beat by Kenny Baker and his Half Dozen and The Harry Walton Trio
Introduced by George Melly Presented by John Kingdon
News Summary at 1.30
Shipping Forecast at 1.40 on 1,500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenny Baker
Unknown:
Harry Walton
Introduced By:
George Melly
Presented By:
John Kingdon

including
/ am a Vegetarian: some reflections from Olivia Robertson.
One New Thing: a swimsuit. Anne Scott-James considers some different types
The Day I Met the Quiet Man in the Corner: described by Joyce Grenfell
Open Mike : out with a tape recorder
Reading Your Letters
Legal Roundabout: Dudley Per kins comments on recent events in the Law Courts and Parliament
(Continued in next column)
Serial: 'The Flame Trees of Thika' by Eispeth Huxley
Abridged by Eileen Capel
Read by Fay Compton
The second of five readings
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Olivia Robertson.
Unknown:
Anne Scott-James
Unknown:
Joyce Grenfell
Unknown:
Open Mike
Unknown:
Dudley Per
Unknown:
Eispeth Huxley
Abridged By:
Eileen Capel
Read By:
Fay Compton
Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson

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:
Ronnie Carroll
Charlotte Mitchell proves that
' Out of the mouths of babes
ā€¢ 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
9 ā€” ' White Man's Medicine '
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
Brother Franz:
Brewster Mason
Bill Martin:
Ed Devereaux
Johnny Paroolta:
Leon Peers
Nambertuk:
John Cazabon

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
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

Naunton Wayne with William Fox and Trevor Martin in
by P. G. Wodehouse
Adapted by A. E. Leedlng Cast in order of speaking:
Production by H. B. Fortuin

Contributors

Unknown:
P. G. Wodehouse
Adapted By:
A. E. Leedlng
Production By:
H. B. Fortuin
Roberts, a barman:
Peter Wilde
Corky McCorkadale:
William Fox
Stanley Ukridge:
Naunton Wayne
Bronwen Morgan, a barmaid:
Judy Bailey
Battling Billson:
Trevor Martin
Landlady:
Dorothy Holmes-Gore
Izzy Previn:
Frederick Treves
Mr Morgan:
Gabriel Woolf
Robert Pendennis:
John Cazabon
M C:
John Boddington
Referee:
Leigh Crutchley

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 Robin Boyle
Produced by Edward Nash and James Dufour
News Summary at 11.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Hill Bowen
Unknown:
William Davies
Unknown:
Henry Krein
Unknown:
Belle Gonzalez
Unknown:
George Elliott
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Produced By:
Edward Nash
Produced By:
James Dufour

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