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Mon 11 Feb 1957 13:10 Home Service

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Peggy Ashcroft

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 11 February 1957

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Peggy Ashcroft.

Luxury: Frogwoman's outfit

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major

    Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

  • Image for Dylan Thomas

    Dylan Thomas Under Milk Wood

    Artist: Richard Burton

  • Image for Sir Harry Lauder

    Sir Harry Lauder Stop Yer Tickling, Jock

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 39 in E flat major

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

  • Image for Oscar Wilde

    Oscar Wilde The Importance Of Being Ernest

    Artists: Edith Evans, John Gielgud

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 In D major - 1st movement

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 In D major - 2nd movement

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 In D major - 3rd movement

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 11 Feb 1957 13:10 Home Service

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