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In the Studio
JOHNNY HOWARD and HIS BAND LAURA LEE , TONY STEVEN DANNY STREET and Top Pop Stars On Record
The latest releases
Special Feature BBC Top Tunes
Introduced by DAVID SYMONDS Produced by RON BELCHIER
Johnny Howard and his Band are at the Orchid Ballroom. Purley

Contributors

Unknown:
Johnny Howard
Unknown:
Laura Lee
Unknown:
Tony Steven
Introduced By:
David Symonds
Produced By:
Ron Belchier
Produced By:
Johnny Howard

with Ken Dodd
JOHN LAURIE , PATRICIA HAYES GRAHAM STARK, ALAN CURTIS JUDITH CHALMERS
DODDY'S DIDDY ORCHESTRA
Conducted by MALCOLM LOCKYER Script by Eddie Braben and Ken Dodd Produced by BILL WORSLEY
Alan Curtis appearing In ' Babes in the Wood ' at the Palace Theatre. Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Ken Dodd
Unknown:
John Laurie
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Alan Curtis
Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Script By:
Eddie Braben
Script By:
Ken Dodd
Produced By:
Bill Worsley
Produced By:
Alan Curtis

Jimmy Clitheroe in Jim's Doggy Bank with PETER SINCLAIR , PATRICIA BURKE DANNY Ross , DIANA DAY
DERYCK GUYLER. TONY MELODY PERCY EDWARDS
Written by James Casey and Frank Roscoe tProduced by JAMES CASEY
Jimmy Clitheroe is appearing In ' Tom Thumb ' at the Royal Court Theatre. Liverpool

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Clitheroe
Unknown:
Peter Sinclair
Unknown:
Patricia Burke
Unknown:
Danny Ross
Unknown:
Diana Day
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler.
Written By:
James Casey
Written By:
Frank Roscoe
Unknown:
James Casey
Unknown:
Jimmy Clitheroe

An invitation to explore the glittering world of Robert Farnon who conducts
THE RADIO ORCHESTRA Leader, John Jezard with his own arrangements in a programme of distinctive popular music
This week's special guests Matt Monro
Hugo D'Alton and THE POLKA DOTS
International guest conductor, composer, arranger Barry Gray
Introduced by JOHN DUNN Produced by VERNON LAWRENCE

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Farnon
Leader:
John Jezard
Unknown:
Matt Monro
Unknown:
Hugo D'Alton
Unknown:
Barry Gray
Introduced By:
John Dunn
Produced By:
Vernon Lawrence

Members of the public and invited personalities put questions to
Jimmy EDWARDS , TED RAY
TOMMY TRINDER , CYRIL FLETCHER
In the chair, McDONALD HOBLEY
Special guest, BILLY WALKER from an idea by Jimmy Edwards produced by Edward Taylor

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Unknown:
Ted Ray
Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
Cyril Fletcher
Unknown:
Billy Walker
Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Produced By:
Edward Taylor

Star guest of the week Susannah York
Track Teasers-Quiz No. set by PETER MATTHEWS your chance to win a day at the studios
A Phoenix Too Infrequent
JOHN KENNEDY MELLING in at the rebirth of a cinema
What's Newt MATTHEW NORGATE
Scenes from
Return of the Seven starring
YUL BRYNNER , ROBERT FULLER WARREN OATES , CLAUDE AKINS adaptation by Marjorie Bilbow Introduced by PETER HAIGH Script by Lyn Fairhurst Produced by John Dyas

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Matthews
Unknown:
John Kennedy Melling
Unknown:
Newt Matthew Norgate
Unknown:
Yul Brynner
Unknown:
Robert Fuller
Unknown:
Warren Oates
Unknown:
Claude Akins
Unknown:
Marjorie Bilbow
Introduced By:
Peter Haigh
Script By:
Lyn Fairhurst
Produced By:
John Dyas

A nation-wide general knowledge contest in which listeners compete for the title:
Brain of Britain 1967
Chairman, FRANKLIN ENGELMANN
6: North of England MRS. MARGARET HEASMAN
Lancashire
PETER RIVERS
North Derbyshire
Chartered Engineer
ALAN WYNNE
Lancashire, Schoolmaster
LEONARD ROBERTS
Yorkshire, Schoolmaster including ' Beat the Brains ' in which listeners put their own questions to the contestants
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 new serial in three stories and thirteen parts by JON ROLLASON and KEITH WILLIAMS with Keith Barron and Penelope Lee
FIRST STORY (in five parts)
2: Take-over Bid
Returning from an athletics meeting behind the Iron Curtain, Douglas and his old school friend Tony were asked to deliver a parcel to another old friend, Lithgow. Together with Bugs Bushill they constituted the sixth form ' bridge four ' at school. A reunion took place but a mysterious phone call caused Lithgow to dash into the night-clutching the parcel. Produced by KEITH WILLIAMS

Contributors

Unknown:
Jon Rollason
Unknown:
Keith Williams
Unknown:
Keith Barron
Unknown:
Penelope Lee
Produced By:
Keith Williams
Douglas Shemley:
Keith Barron
Penelope Shemley:
Penelope Lee
Tony Gaunt:
Bernard Brown
Bugs Bushill:
Hugh Dickson
Lithgow:
Peter Fraser
Mrs Dredge:
Beth Boyd
Publican:
Frank Henderson
Inspector:
Alan Dudley
Constable:
Michael McClain

Community hymn-singing from
St. Mark's Parish Church, Dundela, Belfast
Conductor, WILLIAM ADAIR
Organist,
Lionel G. M. Symes
Hymns introduced by EDGAR BOUCHER
Ye holy angels bright (Tune, Darwall's 148th)
He who would valiant be (Tune,
Monks Gate)
Bright the vision that delighted
(Tune, Readhead No. 46)
0 thou who earnest from above
(Tune, Hereford)
Three in one and one in three
(Tune, Capetown)
0 love that wilt not let me go
(Tune. St. Margaret)
King of glory, King of peace
(Tune, Gwalchmai)
The Lord is King! lift up thy voice (Tune, Church Triumphant)
Prayer and blessing by CANON EDWIN G. PARKE

Contributors

Conductor:
William Adair
Organist:
Lionel G. M. Symes
Introduced By:
Edgar Boucher
Unknown:
Canon Edwin G. Parke

Richard Murdoch and Deryck Guyler in Customs of the Country with NORMA RONALD
RONALD BADDILEY Felix FELTON JOHN GRAHAM
Written by Brian Cooke , Johnnie Mortimer and Edward Taylor Produced by EDWARD TAYLOR

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Norma Ronald
Unknown:
Ronald Baddiley
Unknown:
Felix Felton
Unknown:
John Graham
Written By:
Brian Cooke
Written By:
Johnnie Mortimer
Written By:
Edward Taylor
Produced By:
Edward Taylor

with Nicholas Parsons
Written by ANTHONY MARRIOTT and ALISTAIR FOOT and featuring
DENISE BRYER and Boa TODD with BARRY CRYER and DAVID CUMMING
Music by THE TONY OSBORNE GROUP
Produced by JOHN BRIDGES Last Friday's broadcast (Home* not Welsh)

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Written By:
Anthony Marriott
Written By:
Alistair Foot
Unknown:
Denise Bryer
Unknown:
Barry Cryer
Unknown:
David Cumming
Produced By:
John Bridges

Introduced by HUMPHREY LYTTELTON
In the Jazz Club
THE FREDDY LOGAN QUINTET featuring
ALLAN GANLEY
Hear Me Talkin' FREDDIE HUBBARD
PETER CLAYTON with this week's topic New Releases reviewed by BENNY GREEN
Festival Highlights
Late Jazz
THE SANDY BROWN QUARTET and the best on records
Produced by STEVE ALLEN , BRYANT MARRIOTT TEDDY WARRICK

Contributors

Introduced By:
Humphrey Lyttelton
Unknown:
Freddie Hubbard
Unknown:
Peter Clayton
Reviewed By:
Benny Green
Unknown:
Sandy Brown
Produced By:
Steve Allen
Produced By:
Bryant Marriott
Produced By:
Teddy Warrick

Light Programme

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