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

Contributors

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

with Wilfred Pickles
Tisits the village of CHALFONT ST. GILES Buckinghamshire 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 recording

Contributors

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

from a sweet factory at Newport, Monmouthshire With
Bert Weedon
Johnny Stewart
Linda Lee
Peter Wynne
Leonard Morris (piano) Jack Burrows (drums)
Ernie Haigh (double-bass) Produced by Brian Evans

Contributors

Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Unknown:
Johnny Stewart
Unknown:
Linda Lee
Unknown:
Peter Wynne
Piano:
Leonard Morris
Piano:
Jack Burrows
Double-Bass:
Ernie Haigh
Produced By:
Brian Evans

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson and including
Has She Chic' ?: Ailsa Gar land, Editor of Vogue, pinpoints an essential
Out of the News: involving a topic of interest
Off the Beaten Track: a series featuring women who lead unusual lives. 6 : Dorothy Kerin
Secondhand Sorrows: Jean Groome on one aspect of being a mother
Reading Your Letters
Who Goes to What and Why?: Gordon Gow meeting more
. theatre audiences
Nigel Stock reads from
' The Lonely Plough' by Constance Holme
The third and fourth talks and serial are recorded

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Ailsa Gar
Unknown:
Dorothy Kerin
Unknown:
Jean Groome
Unknown:
Gordon Gow
Unknown:
Constance Holme

News, views, and music
THURSDAY EDITION
Introduced by Ken Sykora
Brian Johnston Meeting a Sportsman
Crosby Cameo Record Corner:
Meet Ray Noble and his Music
Science Spot
Tonight'. Topic
Folk Songs and Ballads by Steve Benbow and his Folk Four Dennis Wilson at the piano Produced by Jack Singleton

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
Introduced By:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Ray Noble
Unknown:
Steve Benbow
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 IsJes compete for the title ' Brain of Britain 1961 '
5: MIDLANDS AND EAST ANGLIA
The contestants representing the Midlands and East Anglia are Mrs. Margaret Stockbridge Cambridgeshire
Michael Warde , Suffolk Surveyor
Arthur Jackson , Norfolk Bank Official
Ralph Coniabee, Bedfordshire Retired Schoolmaster
The programme also includes Hear! Hear! a test of memory for listeners at home and in the audience
The programme devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Joan Clark

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Mrs. Margaret Stockbridge
Unknown:
Michael Warde
Unknown:
Arthur Jackson
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

with the people of London singing songs you all know
Bryan Johnson
Harry Dawson
The Michael John Singers
Jackie Brown at the electric organ
Kathleen O'Hagan at the piano Produced by Rex Burrows

Contributors

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

A radio correspondence column In which listeners add their comments to some of the views expressed in last Friday's ' Any Questions?' from the Town Hall, Bournemouth
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 Paddicb
Betty Marsdem , 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

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hugh Paddicb
Unknown:
Betty Marsdem
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Janet Waters
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Music By:
Edwin Braden
Script By:
Eric Merriman
Produced By:
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:
Songs from the San Remo Festival Spanish Dance No. 5 (Granados)
Selection: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Churchill)
Produced by Frank Hooper

Contributors

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

A second visit to the Recital Room of the Royal Festival Hall, London for part of Peter Burman 's presentation
JAZZ TETE-A-TETE featuring
The Michael Garrick Quartet
The Dave Lee Trio and guest artists Don Lusher
Ike Isaacs
Introduced by Alan Dell
Produced by Terry Henebery

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Burman
Unknown:
Michael Garrick
Unknown:
Dave Lee Trio
Artists:
Don Lusher
Artists:
Ike Isaacs
Introduced By:
Alan Dell
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