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With THE JOHNNY HOWARD BAND LAURA LEE , TONY STEVEN DANNY STREET and Top Pop Artists featuring BBC Top Tunes Listeners' and viewers' own popularity chart
Introduced by KEITH FORDYCE
Produced by Ron Belchier
Johnny Howard and his Band are at the Royal Ballroom. Tottenham

Contributors

Unknown:
Laura Lee
Unknown:
Tony Steven
Introduced By:
Keith Fordyce
Produced By:
Ron Belchier
Produced By:
Johnny Howard

Records for Service men and women stationed abroad and their families at home
Introduced from
London and Cologne by JEAN METCALFE and IAN FENNER
By arrangement with the British Forces Broadcasting Service

Contributors

Unknown:
Jean Metcalfe
Unknown:
Ian Fenner

written by BARRY TOOK and MARTY FELDMAN starring
Kenneth Home with KENNETH WILLIAMS
HUGH PADDICK
BETTY MARSDEN
BILL PERTWEE music by THE FRASER HAYES Four
EDWIN BRADEN and THE HORNBLOWERS
Announcer, DOUGLAS SMITH
Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS

Contributors

Written By:
Barry Took
Written By:
Marty Feldman
Unknown:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hugh Paddick
Unknown:
Betty Marsden
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Fraser Hayes Four
Unknown:
Edwin Braden
Announcer:
Douglas Smith
Produced By:
John Simmonds

with PETER VERNON , PATRICIA HAYES ELAINE TAYLOR , THE RAINDROPS and MALCOLM LOCKYER conducting the HILL TIME BAND
Script by the lad himself BENNY HILL
Produced by JOHN BROWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Vernon
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Elaine Taylor
Unknown:
Malcolm Lockyer
Produced By:
John Browell

with the SERENADE ORCHESTRA Leader, Julien Gaillard
Conducted by Marcus Dods
Semprini plays his own arrangements for piano and orchestra
Produced by Frank Hooper

Contributors

Leader:
Julien Gaillard
Conducted By:
Marcus Dods
Produced By:
Frank Hooper

Scenes from
Life at The Top starring
LAURENCE HARVEY
JEAN SIMMONS , HONOR BLACKMAN MICHAEL CRAIG , DONALD WOLFIT adaptation by Richard Seymour
Where The Spies Are starring
DAVID NIVEN
FRANÇOISE DORLEAC JOHN LE MESURIER adaptation by Lyn Fairhurst
SID JAMES , JOAN SIMS and CHARLES HAWTREY play Cowboys and Indians
The Changing Face of Stardom CECIL WILSON investigates
Inside Show Business by PETER EVANS
What's NewT MATTHEW NORGATE
Introduced by PETER HAIGH
Script by Lyn Fairhurst
Produced by John Dyas Recording

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurence Harvey
Unknown:
Jean Simmons
Unknown:
Blackman Michael Craig
Unknown:
Donald Wolfit
Unknown:
Richard Seymour
Unknown:
David Niven
Unknown:
Lyn Fairhurst
Unknown:
Sid James
Unknown:
Joan Sims
Unknown:
Charles Hawtrey
Unknown:
Cecil Wilson
Unknown:
Peter Evans
Introduced By:
Peter Haigh
Script By:
Lyn Fairhurst
Produced By:
John Dyas

- A nation-wide general know
, Medge contest in which listeners compete for the title:
Brain of Britain 1966
Chairman, FRANKLIN ENGELMANN
13. Northern Ireland (1)
MRS. MARY Grummit Co. Down
DAVID McCUTCHEON
Co. Antrim, Police Sergeant
RAYMOND MILLS
Belfast, Schoolmaster
JACK ALLEN
Co. Down, Art teacher
The programme also includes ' Five Clues'
Devised and written by John P. Wynn
Produced by JOAN CLARK

Contributors

Unknown:
Franklin Engelmann
Written By:
John P. Wynn
Produced By:
Joan Clark

A science fiction serial
In seven parts by Victor Pemberton
with Maurice Denham and Roger Delgado

Lives and buildings have been endangered by the relentless slide of mud and people have succumbed to its remorseless power. Unless Professor Gomez finds the solution it is possible that the whole world could be destroyed...

Contributors

Writer:
Victor Pemberton
Special Effects:
The BBC Radiophontc Workshop
Producer:
John Tydeman
Insp Baxter:
Geoffrey Matthews
Sgt Johnson:
Wilfred Barrage
Dr Ken Richards:
David Spenser
Professor Lippert:
Allan McClelland
Josef Gomez:
Roger Delgado
Professor Landers:
Rolf Lefebvre
Anna Deverill:
Marion Mathie
RAF Corporal:
Anthony Hall
Hugh Deverill MP:
Maurice Denham
Margaret Griffiths, MP:
Joan Matheson
TV Interviewer:
Henry Stamper

Charlie Chester introduces a record entertainment by some of the world's greatest artists
FRANK CRUMIT , AL READ
JEAN SABLON , ROSEMARY CLOONEY
THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS
TESSIE O'SHEA
ANDRÉ KOSTELANETZ AND HIS ORCHESTRA

Contributors

Introduces:
Charlie Chester
Artists:
Frank Crumit
Unknown:
Jean Sablon
Unknown:
Rosemary Clooney

Hymn-singing from ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, PORTOBELLO, EDINBURGH
Hymns introduced by FR. HUGH McKAY , O.F.M. Theme: Passiontide
Conductor, ADAM BUKOWSKI
Organist, CHARLES FINCH
0 sacred Head (Tune, Passion
Chorale)
Now are the days of humblest prayer (Tune, Richard)
Ave Verum (Tune, Mozart)
0 come and mourn (Tune, St.
Cross)
God of thy pity (Tune,
Herzliebster Jesu )
Give thanks to the Lord (Tune,
Psalm 135. Gelineau)
Most Holy Lord (Tune, Trisagion) Draw nigh and take the Body
(Tune, Gustate)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Fr. Hugh McKay
Organist:
Charles Finch
Unknown:
Herzliebster Jesu

An open discussion of subjects on which men and women tend to disagree with MICHAEL DENISON AND DULCIE GRAY JOHN BOULTING , JULIET HARMER
Chairman, KENNETH HORNE
Produced by Richard Dingley
Last Thursday's broadcast (Home)
Michael Dentson and Dulcie Gray are in ' An Ideal Husband ' at the Strand Theatre. London

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Denison
Unknown:
Dulcie Gray
Unknown:
John Boulting
Unknown:
Juliet Harmer
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Produced By:
Richard Dingley
Unknown:
Michael Dentson
Unknown:
Dulcie Gray

A series of legal problems devised and written by JOHN P. WYNN
Introduced by JOHN SNAGGE with a qualified legal opinion from F. W. BENEY, Q.C. and comments from a panel of everyday people from home and abroad
This week: No Rattle for Filbert
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by TRAFFORD WHtTELOCK
Broadcast in the BBC World Service on March 22

Contributors

Written By:
John P. Wynn
Introduced By:
John Snagge
Produced By:
Trafford Whttelock
Ted Hollis:
Gordon Faith
Bert Williams:
John Cazabon
Bud Brewer:
Leon Thau
Elsie:
Maria Charles
Tom:
Richard Price
Daisy:
Sheila Bernette
Ursula:
Anna Gilchrist
Chris Allan:
Fraser Kerr
Miss Trugood:
Olwen Griffiths

HUMPHREY LYTTELTON introduces
In the Jazz Club
RONNIE SCOTT 'S NINE PIECE
Hear Me Talkin' TEO MACERO
PETER CLAYTON with this week's topic New Releases reviewed by MAX JONES
Festival Highlights
Late Jazz
THE COLIN PURBROOK TRIO with PETER KING and the best on records
Produced by TEDDY WARRICK
BRYANT MARRIOTT and STEVEALLEN

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronnie Scott
Unknown:
Teo MacEro
Unknown:
Peter Clayton
Reviewed By:
Max Jones
Unknown:
Peter King
Produced By:
Teddy Warrick
Produced By:
Bryant Marriott

Light Programme

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