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Written by Geoffrey Webb and Edward J. Mason.
A story of country folk.

Contributors

Writer:
Geoffrey Webb
Writer:
Edward J. Mason
Editor:
Godfrey Baseley
Producer:
Tony Shryane
Daniel Archer:
Harry Oakes
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Peggy Archer:
Thelma Rogers
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Christine Johnson:
Lesley Saweard
Paul Johnson:
Leslie Dunn
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Mrs Perkins:
Pauline Seville
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Pru Forrest:
Mary Dalley
Carol Grey:
Anne Cullen
John Tregorran:
Basil Jones
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Mabel Larkin:
Kay Hudson
Jimmy Grange:
Alan Rothwell
Mr Grenville:
Michael Shaw

(Fourth Series)
The story of a school by Warren Chetham-Strode
Episode 11
Production by Audrey Cameron

Contributors

Unknown:
Warren Chetham-Strode
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Robert Barlowe:
Patrick Ban-
Kate Barlowe:
Pauline Jameson
John Tooting:
David Enders
Caroline Tooting:
Elizabeth London
Richard Wells:
John Westbrook
Mrs Dodge:
Gladys Henson
Mrs Rendle:
Mary Wimbush
James Rendle:
John Graham
Matron:
Molly Rankin
Mr Jobson:
John Stevens
Mr Paxton:
Godfrey Kenton
Annie:
Freda Falconer
Tufton:
Nicholas Hawtrey
Jackson:
John Scott
Snell:
David March
Moxon:
Peter Wilde
Horrocks:
Scot Finch
Ginger:
Anthony Valentine
Folliott:
Michael Reese
Liphook:
Douglas Hankin
Sammy:
John Hall
Franklyn:
Alaric Cotter

A sound approach to the cinema
Introduced by Peter Haigh and including:
Around the British Studios
Petet Noble talks to Tommy Steele
Highlights from
Alive and Kicking starring
Sybil Thorndike , Kathleen Harrison
Estelle Winwood and Stanley Holloway
A Few Words from
Jerry Lewis
Publicity Director,
The Rank Organisation and Lee Shiu on ' Ferry to Hong Kong '
Bounds Familiar (or otherwise) to test your memory of films old and new
Presented by , Desmond Carrington and Spencer Hale
Pocket Edition
' Say One for Me ' starring Bing Crosby
Debbie Reynolds , Robert Wagner and co-starring Ray Walston
Adaptation by Roy Bradford Script by Trafford Whitelock
Edited and produced by Alfred Dunning

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Haigh
Unknown:
Tommy Steele
Unknown:
Sybil Thorndike
Unknown:
Kathleen Harrison
Unknown:
Estelle Winwood
Unknown:
Stanley Holloway
Unknown:
Jerry Lewis
Unknown:
Lee Shiu
Presented By:
Desmond Carrington
Presented By:
Spencer Hale
Unknown:
Bing Crosby
Unknown:
Debbie Reynolds
Unknown:
Robert Wagner
Unknown:
Ray Walston
Unknown:
Roy Bradford
Script By:
Trafford Whitelock
Produced By:
Alfred Dunning

Sidney Torch conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon ) in a glamorous musical entertainment with songs from John Lawrenson
The distinctive piano style of Monia Liter and the Latin-American music of Bernard Monshin and his Rio Tango Band
Introduced by Brian Matthew
Produced by Travers Thorneloe

Contributors

Leader:
William Armon
Unknown:
John Lawrenson
Unknown:
Monia Liter
Unknown:
Bernard Monshin
Introduced By:
Brian Matthew
Produced By:
Travers Thorneloe

The novel by H. G. Wells adapted for broadcasting by C. Gordon Glover
PART 3
Other parts played by Frank Atkinson. Ann Nabarro
Rita Staines and members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by Noel Iliff

Contributors

Novel By:
H. G. Wells
Broadcasting By:
C. Gordon Glover
Played By:
Frank Atkinson.
Played By:
Ann Nabarro
Played By:
Rita Staines
Produced By:
Noel Iliff
Introductory Voice:
Wilfrid Grantham
Narrator:
Ernest Clark
Cossar:
Ronald Baddiley
John Bensington:
Richard Goolden
Professor Redwood:
David March
Mrs Skinner:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Nurse:
Barbara Greenhalgh
Mrs Redwood:
Catherine Salkeld
Dr Winkles:
Jeffrey Segal

A song-a-minute sequence of popular melodies old and new sung by Benny Lee , Julie Dawn Franklyn Boyd , Jean Campbell
The Coronets with the Johnny Pearson Quartet and Harold Smart
Compiled and produced by Johnnie Stewart

Contributors

Sung By:
Benny Lee
Sung By:
Julie Dawn
Sung By:
Franklyn Boyd
Sung By:
Jean Campbell
Unknown:
Johnny Pearson
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Produced By:
Johnnie Stewart

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

Community hymn-singing in the Town Hall, Huddersfield, led by the Huddersfield Methodist Choir under their conductor, A. S. Frost
Hymns introduced by Randal Herley
Organist, Ralph Garside
Praise the Lord (Tune, Laus Deo)
All my hope on God is founded
(Tune, Meine Hoffnung)
And can it be that I should gain
(Tune, Lansdown)
Jesu. priceless treasure (Tune, Jesu,
Meine Freude)
0 Holy Spirit, God (Tune, Drumcondra)
Spirit of faith, come down (Tune,
Ich halte treulich still)
Away with gloom, away with doubt!
(Tune, Blairgowrie)
In the name of Jesus (Tune, Cuddesdon)

Contributors

Conductor:
A. S. Frost
Introduced By:
Randal Herley
Organist:
Ralph Garside

(See above and page 4)
(BBC recording)
(David Nixon is appearing in "The Big Show" at the Wellington Pier Pavilion, Great Yarmouth)

Yes, It's Great Yarmouth says David Nixon from the Britannia Pier as he rounds up stars of the season
Ken Dodd, in 'Tops Again' at the Britannia Theatre
The King Brothers, at the Wellington Pier Pavilion
The Morton Fraser Harmonica Gang in 'The George Formby Show' at the Windmill Theatre
Joan Regan in 'The Big Show' at the Wellington Pier Pavilion
Billie Anthony in 'Double Your Money' at the Regal Theatre
Des O'Connor in ' The Lonnie Donegan Show' at the Royal Aquarium Theatre
Malcolm Vaughan and Kenneth Earl at the Britannia Theatre
The Britannia Pier Orchestra Directed by Harry Hudson

Contributors

Presenter:
David Nixon
Writer:
Bernard Botting
Writer:
Charles Hart
Additional Material:
David Ellis
Producer:
John Simmonds
Entertainer:
Ken Dodd
Entertainers:
The King Brothers
Musicians:
The Morton Fraser Harmonica Gang
Entertainer:
Joan Regan
Entertainer:
Billie Anthony
Singer:
Des O'Connor
Entertainer:
Malcolm Vaughan
Entertainer:
Kenneth Earl
Musicians:
Britannia Pier Orchestra
Music Director:
Harry Hudson

Light Programme

About this data

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