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Guest of the Week: the new Bishop of Southwark, the Rt. Rev. Mervyn Stockwood
Collecting Trains: Richard Mus man remembers one in Russia
Safe Eating: Dr. Betty Hobbs gives advice about reheated food.
Reading Your Letters
For Amusement Only: How forgetful are you ?
Serial: ' The Flame Trees of Thika ' by Elspeth Huxley.
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
News Summary at 2.30

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Mus
Unknown:
Dr. Betty Hobbs
Unknown:
Elspeth Huxley.
Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson

Music for everyone
News, views, and interviews
The latest and the best of records
Your host tonight is
Alan Dell
This edition includes
' I Let the Side Down ' by Cardew Robinson "
2-The House Dramatic Society
The Peggy Lee Story
Roundabout's singer of the week:
Ronnie Carroll
6.29 Weather and News Headlines followed by Tonight's Topic Dennis Wilson at the piano
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Gilbert Vinter
Produced by Trafford Whitelock
Shipping Forecast at 5.58 on 1.500 m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Cardew Robinson
Unknown:
Ronnie Carroll
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Leader:
James Hutcheon
Conducted By:
Gilbert Vinter
Produced By:
Trafford Whitelock

in 6—' A Kid with a Problem' with Peter Sinclair , Patricia Burke
Leonard Williams , Diana Day
Fred Fairclough
Peter Goodwright
Karal Gardner rhe 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 Feb. 2)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sinclair
Unknown:
Patricia Burke
Unknown:
Leonard Williams
Unknown:
Diana Day
Unknown:
Fred Fairclough
Unknown:
Peter Goodwright
Unknown:
Karal Gardner
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
' Affair at a Fair '
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 Rossini:
Gladys Young
Jim Black:
Philip Garston-Jones
Tessa Black:
Noreen Richards
Macdonald:
Leslie Dunn

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 The Tony Kinsey Quartet
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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