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in company with the Light Orchestra
Leader, David Adams
Conductor, David Curry
Albert Marland and his Quartet
Sidney Bright at the piano
BBC West of England Players Leader, William Reid
» Directed by Peter Martin

Contributors

Leader:
David Adams
Conductor:
David Curry
Conductor:
Albert Marland
Unknown:
Sidney Bright
Directed By:
Peter Martin

A review of this week's popular music and predictions of hits to come with Bob Miller and the Millermen
The Raindrops and this week's guests:
Eddie Ellis and Frank Ifield
Introduced by Denny Piercy Produced by John Kingdon

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Miller
Unknown:
Eddie Ellis
Unknown:
Frank Ifield
Introduced By:
Denny Piercy
Produced By:
John Kingdon

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson and including
Guest of the Week: Arnold Weeker
All The Human Frame Requires: 4: Tea
No Birth Certificates: Veronica Weeka describes; setting up Citizens Adtvice Bureaux in Rhodesia
Reading Your Letters
Graphology: Brian, Kennett gives character readings from handwriting!
Beverley Dunn reads from
'Heatwave In Berlin ' by Dymphna Cusack
The third item and serial are recorded

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Veronica Weeka
Unknown:
Beverley Dunn
Unknown:
Dymphna Cusack

News, views, and music
WEDNESDAY EDITION
Introduced by McDonald Hobley
Football Forecast by W. J. Hicks Tonight's Topic
BBC Northern Dance Orchestra with singer, Julie Jones
Conducted by Bernard Herrmann and a selection of your favourite gramophone records Produced by Charles Chilton

Contributors

Introduced By:
McDonald Hobley
Unknown:
W. J. Hicks
Singer:
Julie Jones
Conducted By:
Bernard Herrmann
Produced By:
Charles Chilton

The Maple Leaf Four
In a get-together, western style in the old barn, with Louise Howard
Gaby, Zeke, Lulubelle
Jim Hawthorn , Happy Pappy Brian Dexter
The Smokey Mountain Boys Produced by Jacques Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Louise Howard
Unknown:
Jim Hawthorn
Unknown:
Brian Dexter
Produced By:
Jacques Brown

A series of crime stories in which the listeners can also play the sleuth
Cliffside Rendezvous
Deryck Guyler as Inspector Scott
Brian Hayes as Sergeant Bingham
Other parts played by Ralph Hallett Written by John P. Wynn
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont

Contributors

Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Brian Hayes
Played By:
Ralph Hallett
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Leslie Bridgmont
Herr Hochstein:
Rudolf Offenbach
Mary Richardson:
Irene Prador
James Richardson:
Douglas Storm

Music for modern squares with Bill Shepherd directing the Sweet Corn Orchestra and Chorus
Michael Cole
Rose Brennan
The Corn Huskers
Corn on a Platter starring
Louis Armstrong and Ferrante and Teicher
Produced by Johnnie Stewart and Geoffrey Owen

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Shepherd
Unknown:
Michael Cole
Unknown:
Rose Brennan
Unknown:
Louis Armstrong
Produced By:
Johnnie Stewart
Produced By:
Geoffrey Owen

A sequence of familiar tunes
Introduced by Gerry Grant
PART 1: SIMPLE MELODY featuring the BBC Variety Orchestra with the String Choir Led by John Jezard
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
The Evening Stars directed by Ronnie Aldrich
Stars on Record:
Nat ' King ' Cole
Doris Day
The Ray Charles Singers
PART 2: DREAMY MELODY
A late evening rendezvous with Music to Midnight
Produced by Bill Sullivan and Norman Mead

Contributors

Introduced By:
Gerry Grant
Conductor:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Directed By:
Ronnie Aldrich
Produced By:
Bill Sullivan
Produced By:
Norman Mead

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