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A light-hearted look at
The Twenties and Thirties by JAMES MOODY and THE Top HATTERS
with Cherry Lind and HARRY DAWSON
Introduced by DAVID BROWN
Produced by ERIC ARDEN

Contributors

Unknown:
Cherry Lind
Unknown:
Harry Dawson
Introduced By:
David Brown
Produced By:
Eric Arden

South Africa v. England
FIRST TEST MATCH
First day
Commentary bv BRIAN JOHNSTON , IAN BALFOUR. CHARLES FORTUNE, CHIC HENDERSON, and NEIL ADCOCK
From Klngsmead Cricket Ground. Durban
A relay of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's transmission
See page 59

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Ian Balfour.

with his ORCHESTRA, featuring ROSE BRENNAN, Ross MCMANUS
LARRY GRETTON
THE JOHNNY PEARSON Strings AND Rhythm
Special guests,
EDEN KANE , CHRISTINE HOLMES
On the beat scene
The APPLEJACKS
Introduced by TONY HALL
Produced by DON GEORGE
Joe Loss and his Orchestra are at the Hammersmith Palais, London

Contributors

Unknown:
Ross McManus
Unknown:
Larry Gretton
Unknown:
Johnny Pearson
Unknown:
Eden Kane
Unknown:
Christine Holmes
Introduced By:
Tony Hall
Produced By:
Don George
Produced By:
Joe Loss

Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
Books for Cooks: MICHAEL FIN-LAYSON takes a critical look at some of the new cookery books
Journey to Sardinia: MOLLY WEIR chose a long way to get there, taking seven trains and two boats tMusic is no Joke:
SIDNEY HARRISON observes plenty of tears, a few smiles and almost no laughter
Portrait of a Listener: GWEN
PAIN talks to DIANA GROVES, a young mother who designs children's clothes tThe Silent Addicts:
LESLIE SMITH looks at the effects of compulsive gambling
Threshold
STEPHEN COULTER 'S book abridged by Neville Teller
Read by FRANK DUNCAN
The last instalment

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Molly Weir
Unknown:
Sidney Harrison
Unknown:
Leslie Smith
Unknown:
Stephen Coulter
Abridged By:
Neville Teller
Read By:
Frank Duncan

South Africa v. England
FIRST TEST MATCH
Commentary on the last half hour of the first day's play by BRIAN JOHNSTON , IAN BALFOUR , CHARLES FORTUNE, CHIC HENDERSON, and NEIL Adcock , followed by a close of play summary A relay of the South African Broadcasting Corporation's transmission

Contributors

Play By:
Brian Johnston
Play By:
Ian Balfour
Play By:
Neil Adcock

Introduced by Tim BRINTON Today's record stars include
BROOK BENTON , DUSTY SPRINGFIELD
THE RAY CONNIFF
Orchestra AND CHORUS and from six o'clock some of the week's new records
THE RONNIE ALDRICH Quartet Script by Tony Aspler
Produced by PETER DUNCAN and JOHNNY BEERLING

Contributors

Introduced By:
Tim Brinton
Unknown:
Brook Benton
Script By:
Tony Aspler
Produced By:
Peter Duncan
Produced By:
Johnny Beerling

by Rex Rienits
A Couple of Gauguins Johnny and Liz are Intrigued when Mr. Willingham-Hyde books passage on the Cleo for the Marquesas Islands, but refuses to divulge which one he wants to visit. They become even more intrigued when they discover he is an art dealer-knowing, as they do, that at one time Gauguin lived and worked on the Marquesas.
Bill Kerr as Johnny Pride
Ian Wallace as Tanenui
Duncan Mclntyre as Fergus MacBeath
Christina Gray as Liz Mostyn
Produced by VERNON HARRIS
Richard Hurndall is in 'Hostile Witness' at the Haumarket Theatre, London

Contributors

Unknown:
Gauguins Johnny
Unknown:
Bill Kerr
Unknown:
Johnny Pride
Unknown:
Ian Wallace
Unknown:
Duncan McLntyre
Unknown:
Fergus MacBeath
Unknown:
Christina Gray
Unknown:
Liz Mostyn
Produced By:
Vernon Harris
Produced By:
Richard Hurndall
Inspector Henri Dupont:
Jeffrey Segal
Christopher Willingham-Hyde:
Richard Hurndall
Richard Freeman:
Derek Birch

In which he takes the lid off life in 1964 with JUNE MARLOW and THE SEEKERS
WOOLF PHILLIPS
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Devised by Al Read
Written by RONNIE TAYLOR
Produced by BILL WORSLEY
Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
June Marlow
Written By:
Ronnie Taylor
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

A spontaneous discussion by LADY VIOLET BONHAM CARTER
THE RT. HON.
JOHN BOYD -CARPENTER, M.P.
IAN MIKARDO , M.P.
BASIL BOOTHROYD
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by Michael BOWEN
From the Paulsgrove Youth and Community Centre, Portsmouth. Hampshire
Repeated Sunday, 1.10 p.m. (Home Services, not North)
Views for use in Any Answers? ' should be addressed to the BBC. Bristol. marked Any Answers? '

Contributors

Unknown:
Lady Violet Bonham Carter
Unknown:
John Boyd
Unknown:
Ian Mikardo
Unknown:
Basil Boothroyd
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

From the stage of the Camden Theatre, London
SIDNEY TORCH conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader, Arthur Leavins
Friday Night's Star Singers CYNTHIA GLOVER
JOHN LAWRENSON
THE FRIDAY KNIGHTS
Directed by JOHN MCCARTHY
BAND OF THE GRENADIER GUARDS
Conducted by CAPTAIN R. B. BASHFORD , Director of Music
Introduced by Jimmy KINGSBURY
Produced by CHARLES BEARDSALL

Contributors

Singers:
Cynthia Glover
Singers:
John Lawrenson
Directed By:
John McCarthy
Conducted By:
Captain R. B. Bashford
Introduced By:
Jimmy Kingsbury
Produced By:
Charles Beardsall

THE MIDNIGHT STRINGS
Directed by DAVID FRANCIS GORDON FRANKS at the piano Los ZAFIROS
THE TONY WHITE SEXTET and a disc or two
In Country Corner GEORGE JONES
Introduced by SEAN KELLY
Produced by IAN GRANT

Contributors

Directed By:
David Francis
Directed By:
Gordon Franks
Introduced By:
Sean Kelly
Produced By:
Ian Grant

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