Programme Index

Discover 10,007,179 listings and 227,836 playable programmes from the BBC

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

from
Streetly Methodist Church, Sutton Coldfield
God is Alive
2: In Human Lives
Conducted by THE REV. WILLIAM STRAWSON
Organist, F. Deakin

Contributors

Unknown:
Sutton Coldfield
Organist:
Rev. William Strawson
Organist:
F. Deakin

Records for Service men and women stationed abroad and their families at home
Introduced from London. Cologne, and the Far East by JUDITH CHALMERS , JIM LUXTON , and JAMES NATION
By arrangement with the Brtttsh Forces Broadcasting Service

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Jim Luxton
Unknown:
James Nation

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
Pre-recorded at The Paris, Lower
Resent Street. S.W.I

Contributors

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

in half an hour of instant confusion with vocal interventions by PEARL CARR and TEDDY JOHNSON involving WALLAS EATON and with JAMES BECK and PAT COOMBES
Musical illustrations by THE GEOFF ALDERSON SEXTET
Introduced by Robin BOYLE
Script by Ronnie Taylor
Produced by BILL WORSLEY
Pre-recorded at The Paris, Lower
Regent Street. S.W.I

Contributors

Unknown:
Pearl Carr
Unknown:
Teddy Johnson
Unknown:
Wallas Eaton
Unknown:
James Beck
Unknown:
Pat Coombes
Unknown:
Geoff Alderson
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Script By:
Ronnie Taylor
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

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 guest Tony Bennett and THE POLKA DOTS
Introduced by JOHN DUNN
Produced by VERNON LAWRENCE

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Farnon
Leader:
John Jezard
Unknown:
Tony Bennett
Introduced By:
John Dunn
Produced By:
Vernon Lawrence

A nostalgic panel game devised by Kenneth Bird based on recordings from the BBC Sound Archives
JOHNNY MORRIS , PETER BLACK and MARJORIE WESTBURY take on Jimmy HANLEY , DOUGLAS JOHNSON and WENDY COOPER in an attempt to identify music, sounds, and voices from the past
Question-Master, ALAN MELVILLE
Research by Neil Stevens
Produced by Richard Maddock
Recorded at the Town Hall.
Cheltenham

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Bird
Unknown:
Johnny Morris
Unknown:
Peter Black
Unknown:
Jimmy Hanley
Unknown:
Douglas Johnson
Unknown:
Wendy Cooper
Unknown:
Neil Stevens
Produced By:
Richard Maddock

Starring Tim Brooke-Taylor, John Cleese, David Hatch, Jo Kendall and Bill Oddie with Angus Prune, I. T. Briddock and The Dave Lee Group

Pre-recorded at The Playhouse, Northumberland Avenue, W.C.2

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
John Cleese
Unknown:
David Hatch
Unknown:
Jo Kendall
Unknown:
Bill Oddie
Unknown:
Angus Prune
Unknown:
I. T. Briddock
Produced By:
Humphrey Barclay

Star guest
Elizabeth Hartman
Big films in your front parlour are no problem says Peter S. HAIGH
What's New!-MATTHEW NORGATE
Scenes from
Monkeys Co Home starring
MAURICE CHEVALiER
YVETTE MlMIEUX
DEAN JONES
Script and adaptation by Lyn Fairhurst
Introduced by PETER HAIGH
Produced by JOHN DYAS

Contributors

Unknown:
Elizabeth Hartman
Unknown:
Peter S. Haigh
Unknown:
Maurice Chevalier
Unknown:
Lyn Fairhurst
Introduced By:
Peter Haigh
Produced By:
John Dyas

A serial in three stories and thirteen parts by John Boland with Patrick Barr
FIRST STORY (in five parts) A Deal in Art-5
The Mentoni collection of paintings has now arrived at Collinss Auction Rooms in Bond Street and The Gentlemen are ready to put their plan for removing it into action.
Produced by DAVID H. GODFREY

Contributors

Unknown:
John Boland
Unknown:
Patrick Barr
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Major Race:
Denys Hawthorne
Colonel Hyde:
Patrick Barr
C tptain Mycroft 'Q':
Alan Dudley
Serjeant Miles:
Humphrey Morton
Wilson:
Douglas Hankin
Inspector Hart:
Peter Bartltt
Det Chief Supt Waites:
Peter Pratt
Assistant Commissioner:
Frank Henderson
Det -Sgt Price:
Fraser Kerr

Community hymn-singing from
The British Christian Endeavour Convention at the Parr Hall , Warrington. Lancashire
Hymns introduced by KEITH MACKLIN for a thousand tongues (Tune.
Lydia)
For the might of thine arm (Tune,
Mountain Christian)
Dear Lord and Father of mankind
(Tune, Rest)
Tell me the old, old story (Tune,
Tell me)
Come Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire (Tune. Richmond)
Thine for ever, God of love (Tune,
Newington)
Who is on the Lord's side? (Tune,
Rachie)
Glorious things of thee are spokes
(Tune, Austria)
Organist, Tom Tanner
Choirmaster, Edward Tilling Final prayer and blessing by THE REV. GEORGE E. BOWDEN General Secretary,
British Christian Endeavour Union

Contributors

Unknown:
Parr Hall
Introduced By:
Keith MacKlin
Organist:
Tom Tanner
Choirmaster:
Edward Tilling
Unknown:
Rev. George E. Bowden

A series based on the mutual love and mistrust of a young married couple with EDWARD DE SOUZA ANNA GILCRIST
FREDERICK TREVES ROSEMARY MILLER DEREK FOWLDS
Written by RICHARD WARING
Produced by CHARLES MAXWELL
Pre-recorded at The Paris. Lower
Regent Street. S.W.1

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward de Souza
Unknown:
Anna Gilcrist
Unknown:
Frederick Treves
Unknown:
Rosemary Miller
Unknown:
Derek Fowlds
Written By:
Richard Waring
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell
as George Starting:
Richard Briers
as Kate Starting:
Prunella Scales

'twixt
ISOBEL BARNETT
ELEANOR SUMMERFIELD and' RICHARD MURDOCH DAVID NIXON with some tune-twisters from STEVE RACE
In the chair, Roy PLOMLEY
Devised and written by IAN MESSITER
Produced by CHARLES MAXWELL
Pre-recorded at The Paris. Lower
Regent Street. S.W.I

Contributors

Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Eleanor Summerfield
Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
David Nixon
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Written By:
Ian Messiter
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell

Introduced by HUMPHREY LYTTELTON
In the Jazz Club
ALEX WELSH AND his Band
Hear Me Talkin' BENNY GOODMAN
PETER CLAYTON with this week's topic New Releases reviewed by STEVE VOCE
Festival Highlights
Late Jazz
THE TREVOR JONES JAZZ Band and the best on record
Produced by STEVE ALLEN BRYANT MARRIOTT , TEDDY WARRICE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Humphrey Lyttelton
Unknown:
Benny Goodman
Unknown:
Peter Clayton
Reviewed By:
Steve Voce
Unknown:
Allen Bryant Marriott

Light Programme

Appears in

About this data

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