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Light Orchestra
Leader. David Adams
Conductor,
David Curry LondonTheatre Orchestra*
Conducted by Sidney Bowman The Albert Delroy Sextet
Ian Stewart and his Quartet
Jimmy Leach and his Organolian Quartet

Contributors

Leader:
David Adams
Conductor:
David Curry
Conducted By:
Sidney Bowman
Unknown:
Ian Stewart
Unknown:
Jimmy Leach

with Wilfred Pickles visits the town of WIVELISCOMBE, Somerset with Mabel at ' The Table' and Harry Hudson at the piano
Presented by Stephen Williams

Contributors

Unknown:
Wilfred Pickles
Unknown:
Harry Hudson
Presented By:
Stephen Williams

A blend of the best in popular music with The Eric Delaney Band
Lorie Mann
Matt Monro
Produced by Brian Matthew
BBC General Overseas Service rtccrdlrf

Contributors

Unknown:
Lorie Mann
Unknown:
Matt Monro
Produced By:
Brian Matthew

. From a factory in Manchester
Stan Stennett
Cy Grant
Joe Gladwin
The Terry Sisters
Accompanied by The Harry Hay ward. Trio
Introduced by Randal Herley Produced by James Casey

Contributors

Unknown:
Stan Stennett
Unknown:
Cy Grant
Unknown:
Joe Gladwin
Introduced By:
Randal Herley
Produced By:
James Casey

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson and including
Out of the News: involving a topic of interest
A = / (E.T.M.S.): M = Money. What can it buy?
Well Dressed?: Audrey White , Fashion Editor of Housewife, looks at a detail
Films to See: recommended by Elizabeth Frank
Reading Your Letters
Off the Beaten Track: a series featuring women who lead unusual lives. 5 : Edith Adlam
Charlotte Mitchell reads from ' Something Light' by Margery Sharp
The fourth and sixth items arc recorded

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Audrey White
Unknown:
Margery Sharp

News, views, and music
THURSDAY EDITION
Introduced by Ken Sykora
Brian, Johnston Meeting a Sportsman
Crosby Cameo
Record Corner: Music of Metals
Science Spot
Tonight's Topic
Folk songs and: ballads by Steve Bcnbow and ]his Folk Four
Dennis Wilson , at the piano Produced by Jack Singleton

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
Unknown:
Steve Bcnbow
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 IsleĀ® compete for the title ' Brain of Britain 1961 '
4: WEST OF ENGLAND
The contestants representing the West of England are
Mrs. Irene Dhooge , Bristol
Cmdr. Denis Griffiths, R.N. Devon
Ronald Brighton, Bristol Horticulturist
Jetffery Boss, Bristol Lecturer in. Physiology
The programme also includes
Hear! Hear:al a test of memory for listeners at home and in the audience
The programme devised and written by John P. Wyrm
Prodluced' by Joan Clark

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Mrs. Irene Dhooge
Unknown:
Cmdr. Denis Griffiths, R.N.
Written By:
John P. Wyrm
Unknown:
Joan Clark

with the people of London singing songs you all know
Bryan Johnson
Philip Hattey
Michael John Singers
Jackie Brown at t!he electric ongan Kathleen O'Hagan at the piano
Produced by Rex Burrows

Contributors

Unknown:
Bryan Johnson
Unknown:
Philip Hattey
Unknown:
Michael John Singers
Unknown:
Jackie Brown
Unknown:
Kathleen O'Hagan
Produced By:
Rex Burrows

A radio correspondence column in which ldstaiers add their comments to some of the views expressed in last Friday's ' Any Questions?' from BradtfordVon-Avon', Wiltshire
Introduced by Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen

Contributors

Introduced By:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Kenneth Horne in A sort of radio show, with Kenneth Williams, Hugh Paddick
Retry Marten, Bill Pertwee, Janet Waters, The Hornets and the BBC Variety Orchestra Leader, John Jezard
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Incidental music by Edwin Braden
Script by Eric Merriman
Produced: by Jacques Brown
BBC recording

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugh Paddiek
Unknown:
Retry Marten
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Janet Waters
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Music By:
Edwin Braden
Script By:
Eric Merriman
Unknown:
Jacques Brown

with the BBC Revue Orchestra Leader, Julien Gaillard
Conducted by Malcolm Lockyer
Semprini plays his own arrangements for piano and orchestra
Tonight's programme includes Melodies from ' Roberta ' Manhattan Serenade
Jesu, joy of man's desiring (Bach) Produced, by Frank Hooper

Contributors

Leader:
Julien Gaillard
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Produced By:
Frank Hooper

Two of Birmingham's top jazz bands visit London for a session of Midlands Mainstream
The Second City Jazzmen and The Slutton Chicago Jazz Group Introduced! by Alan Dell
Produced' by Terry Henebery

Contributors

Produced By:
Terry Henebery

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