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BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra
Conductor. David Curry
BBC West of England Playeri Directed by Peter Martin
Albert Marland and his Quartet Southern Serenade
Directed by Lou Whiteson
Albert Marland broadcasts by arrangement with the Dorchester Hotel, London

Contributors

Conductor:
David Curry
Directed By:
Peter Martin
Directed By:
Albert Marland
Directed By:
Lou Whiteson
Unknown:
Albert Marland

with Wilfred Pickles visits
DEDHAM, Essex at the Hewitt Hall with Mabel at ' The Table' and Harry Hudson at the piano Presented by Stephen Williams

Contributors

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

Half-an-hour with Paddy Roberts who entertains with songs and stories and introduces two friends,
Cherry Lind and Arnie Kitson
Produced by Eric Arden

Contributors

Unknown:
Paddy Roberts
Unknown:
Cherry Lind
Unknown:
Arnie Kitson
Produced By:
Eric Arden

from a factory in Manchester
Ken Dodd , Julie Jones
Peter Robinson , Gordon Glenn
Accompanied by The Harry Hayward Trio
Introduced by Randal Herley Produced by Geoff Lawrence
Ken Dodd is in ' The Ken Dodd Show ' at the Opera House, Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Ken Dodd
Unknown:
Julie Jones
Unknown:
Peter Robinson
Unknown:
Gordon Glenn
Introduced By:
Randal Herley
Produced By:
Geoff Lawrence
Produced By:
Ken Dodd
Unknown:
Ken Dodd Show

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
A Wild-eyed Heifer: Barbara Woodhouse describes its first days on the farm
Out of the News: involving a topic of interest
In Someone Else's Shoes: Kaye Webb tries her hand at selling books
Interview: Gordon Gow meets Diane Cilento
Reading Your Letters
Worth Waving a Flag Fort: first in a series presenting members of the public
John Witty reads from
' The Killer Mine' by Hammond Innes
The fourth of ten instalments
The fourth item is recorded

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Barbara Woodhouse
Unknown:
Kaye Webb
Unknown:
Gordon Gow
Unknown:
Diane Cilento
Unknown:
John Witty
Unknown:
Hammond Innes

Repeated on Friday at 11.16 cm. Mrs. Dale writes:
At last Margaret Cunningham has gone-she flew to Burma at the end of last week and, apparently, stood up to the journey without having another of her attacks. Bob had a talk with Jim about the garage--I believe he's concerned about Mr. Ransome. I hope the business is all right-so many of our family seem to Be involved with Ransome one way or another. Myra has decided to keep her baby, I'm glad to say.

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret Cunningham

Here We Go with the N.D.O. directed by Bernard Herrmann with The Trad Lads Ray Peters
Sandra and her Boyfriends Introduced by Gay Byrne
Produced by Peter Pilbeam

Contributors

Directed By:
Bernard Herrmann
Unknown:
Ray Peters
Introduced By:
Gay Byrne
Produced By:
Peter Pilbeam

Introduced by John Anthony Today's record stars include
Nina and Frederik and Mitch Miller
BBC Revue Orchestra
Leader, Julien Gaillard
Conducted by Malcolm Lockyer
Producer, Frank Hooper
Editor, Peter Duncan
News Summary at 6.30 followed by Tonight's Topic

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Anthony
Leader:
Julien Gaillard
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Producer:
Frank Hooper
Editor:
Peter Duncan

Franklin Engelmann is the Chairman of this general knowledge contest, in which listeners from all over the United Kingdom compete for the title ' Brain of Britain 1962
6: North of England
The contestants representing the North of England are
Mrs. Lorna Shaw , Cumberland
Beverley Thomas ,
Newcastle upon Tyne Company Secretary
Philip Simpson , Yorkshire Teacher of the deaf
George Morland , Lincoln Engineer
The programme also includes 1 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
Repeated on Saturday at 12 noon

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Mrs. Lorna Shaw
Unknown:
Beverley Thomas
Unknown:
Philip Simpson
Unknown:
George Morland
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

Community singing from Banbury, Oxfordshire with Kenneth Tudor
Albert Webb at the piano and the combined voices of local choirs and their friends
Master of Ceremonies, Bob Arnold
Produced by Richard Maddock

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Tudor
Unknown:
Albert Webb
Unknown:
Bob Arnold
Produced By:
Richard Maddock

A sort of radio show written by Eric Merriman with Kenneth Home
Kenneth Williams
Hugh Paddick
Betty Marsden
Bill Pertwee
Jill Day
The Fraser Hayes Four
BBC Variety Orchestra Leader, John Jezard
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Incidental music by Edwin Braden
Produced by Jacques Brown
Repeated on Sunday at 2.0 p.m.

Contributors

Written By:
Eric Merriman
Unknown:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hugh Paddick
Unknown:
Betty Marsden
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Jill Day
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Music By:
Edwin Braden
Produced By:
Jacques Brown

A radio correspondence column in which listeners add their comments to some of the views expressed in last Friday's ' Any Questions?' from The Athenaeum, Plymouth, Devon
Introduced by Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
Repeated on Friday at 12.15 (Home Services, not Scottish)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Sidney Torch conducts music from the theatres of the world starring
Doreen Hume
John Hauxvell
The
New Metropolitan Orchestra Leader, Reginald Leopold and the distinctive piano style of William Davies
This week's features
CITY OF SONG, New York
COMPOSER OF NOTE, Ivor Novello
THEME OF TODAY
* Seventy-six Trombones ' from ' The Music Man '
A STAR TO REMEMBER, Deanna Durbin recalled with records
Introduced by Peter King
Produced by Geoffrey Brand
See page 42

Contributors

Unknown:
Doreen Hume
Unknown:
John Hauxvell
Leader:
Reginald Leopold
Unknown:
William Davies
Unknown:
Ivor Novello
Unknown:
Deanna Durbin
Introduced By:
Peter King
Produced By:
Geoffrey Brand

Traditional jazz played by The Clyde Valley Stompers and Doug Richford 's Jazz Band
Introduced by George Melly Produced by Terry Henebery

Contributors

Unknown:
Doug Richford
Introduced By:
George Melly
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