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Introduced by and featuring
Dorita y Pepe with William Davies and the Southern Serenade Orchestra
Directed by Lou Whitieson
Produced by Eric Arden

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorita Y Pepe
Unknown:
William Davies
Directed By:
Lou Whitieson
Produced By:
Eric Arden

Requests from Overseas listeners played by Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Introduced by Victor Silvester
Produced by John Fenton
BBC General Overseas Service recording

Contributors

Played By:
Victor Silvester
Introduced By:
Victor Silvester
Produced By:
John Fenton

from London
Bill Gates introduces
Terry Scott , Bryan Johnson
Joar. Winters and Guy Fielding
Kay and Hal Mayfair
BBC Revue Orchestra
Leader, Julien Gaillard
Conducted by Malcolm Lockyer

Contributors

Unknown:
Terry Scott
Unknown:
Bryan Johnson
Unknown:
Guy Fielding
Unknown:
Hal Mayfair
Leader:
Julien Gaillard
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer

BBC Northern Dance Orchestra with Sheila Buxton and the Geoff Alderson Five
Ken Frith at the piano
Norman George (violin)
Directed by Tommy Watt
Introduced by Roger Moffat Produced by Peter Pilbeam

Contributors

Unknown:
Sheila Buxton
Unknown:
Geoff Alderson
Unknown:
Ken Frith
Violin:
Norman George
Directed By:
Tommy Watt
Introduced By:
Roger Moffat
Produced By:
Peter Pilbeam

Introduced by Marjorie Andlerson
Mrs. Hurst: the story of a theatrical landlady by Jean Bloor
Lucky Dip: a miscellany of tape-recorded tips
The Splendid Generation: featuring men and women born and brought up in Queen Victoria's reign.
Air Letter from New Zealand: sent by Joyce Thorn
A Nice Little Office Jobf: Mary Webb gives some ad'vice.
Friendly or Indifferent': Anne Wild visits some housing estates Beverley Dunn reads from ' Heatwave in Berlin' by Dymphna Cusack
The third, fourth, filth, and tixth items and serial are recorded

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Andlerson
Unknown:
Jean Bloor
Unknown:
Joyce Thorn
Unknown:
Mary Webb
Unknown:
Anne Wild
Unknown:
Beverley Dunn
Unknown:
Dymphna Cusack
on Light Programme

Mildmay Chase
A handicap race for five-year-olds and upwards over a distance of two miles on the Mildmay Course
Commentary by Peter Bromley from the Grandstand, with a summary by Robert Haynes
From Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool

Contributors

Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Robert Haynes
on Light Programme

Liverpool Spring Cup
A handicap race run over a distance of one mile two furlongs and one hundred and seventy yards
Commentary by Peter Bromley from the Grandstand with a Summary by Robert Haynes
From Aintree Racecourse. Liverpool

Contributors

Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Robert Haynes

News, views, and music
FRIDAY EDITION
Leslie Mitchell invites you to listen to the brightest and best of records
Between Rounds by Harry Carpenter
In a Roundabout Way by Logan Gourlay
Variations on a Them* by Felix King
Tonight's Topic
Paul Fenoulhet conducts the BBC Variety Orchestra Leader, John Jezard
Produced by Richard Dingley

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Mitchell
Unknown:
Harry Carpenter
Unknown:
Paul Fenoulhet
Leader:
John Jezard
Produced By:
Richard Dingley

Bebe Daniels and Ben Lyon and Barbara and Richard Lyon
No Holiday for Strings
Also taking part:
Molly Weir , Doris Rogers
BBC Variety Orchestra Leader, John Jezard
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Bob Block and Bebe Danlela
Produced by Tom Ronald

Contributors

Unknown:
Bebe Daniels
Unknown:
Ben Lyon
Unknown:
Richard Lyon
Unknown:
Molly Weir
Unknown:
Doris Rogers
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
Bob Block
Script By:
Bebe Danlela
Produced By:
Tom Ronald

Stories based on the work of the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia
The Star Goes West with James McKechnie as Dr. Chris Rogers
Bill Kerr as Tommy O'Donnell
Rosemary Miller as Mary West
Bettina Dickson as Sally MacAndrew
Radio anmouncer Graham Brennan
Written by Rex Rienits
Production by Vernon Harris

Contributors

Unknown:
James McKechnie
Unknown:
Bill Kerr
Unknown:
Rosemary Miller
Unknown:
Bettina Dickson
Unknown:
Graham Brennan
Written By:
Rex Rienits
Production By:
Vernon Harris
Geoffrey Kenyon:
Guy Kingsley Poynter
Al Monkhouse:
Harry Towb
Sam Barber:
Ed Devereux
Joe Krasnik:
John Gaudry
Flo:
Paula Green

A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman Frank Byers
Lady Barnett Asa Briggs
Travelling Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
Arranged by Michael Bowen from The Guildhall, Bradminch, Devon
Listeners' views for use in ' Any Answers? ' should be addressed to the BBC, Bristol, marked ' Any Answers? ' and should arrive as soon as possible.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
Frank Byers
Unknown:
Lady Barnett Asa Briggs
Arranged By:
Michael Bowen

BBC Concert Orchestra Leader. William Armon
Conductor, Vilem Tausky with Doreen Hume (soprano)
Band of H.M. Royal Marines (Portsmouth)
Conducted by Captain K. A. McLean M.B.E. , Director of Music
Introduced by Frank Phillips Produced by Geoffrey Brand
From the Guildhall, Portsmouth In association with the Corporation of the City of Portsmouth Bee page 55

Contributors

Leader:
William Armon
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky
Soprano:
Doreen Hume
Conducted By:
Captain K. A. McLean M.B.E.
Introduced By:
Frank Phillips
Produced By:
Geoffrey Brand

invites you to listen to
Sidney Bowman and his Orchestra in a programme of Old Time Dance Music
Introduced by Jimmy Young Master of Ceremonies, Stanley Wilson
Produced by Rex Burrows

Contributors

Unknown:
Sidney Bowman
Introduced By:
Jimmy Young
Unknown:
Stanley Wilson
Produced By:
Rex Burrows

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