Play It Cool

Another sort of radio show

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  • written by ERIC MERRIMAN
  • Ian Carmichael
  • Joan Sims
  • Hugh Paddick
  • Cool music from Rosemary Squires
  • THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS
  • THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA
  • Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS
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    20150403 (BBC7)
    20150404 (BBC7)

    Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims

    Hugh Paddick

    Cool music from Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS

    THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS

    Sunday's broadcast

    Rosemary Squires is appearing in ' The Big Show of 1964 at the Opera House, Blackpool

    Written by ERIC MERRIMAN for Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick Cool music from Rosemary Squires

    From potty to pompous, fast-moving with characters galore.

    Fast moving sketches and a plethora of comedy characters starring Ian Carmichael, Joan Sims and Hugh Paddick.

    Films like Private's Progress and I'm All Right Jack helped make Ian Carmichael a major star of both British stage and screen. Play it Cool was his first radio comedy series promising a variety of potty and pompous situations.

    Written by Eric Merriman - best known for his work on numerous series of Beyond Our Ken.

    With music from Rosemary Squires, The Mike Sammes Singers and The Ken Thorne Orchestra

    First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in July 1964.

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    20150410 (BBC7)

    Days out and big business inspire comedy characters galore.

    Days out and big business inspire a plethora of comedy characters galore in fast-moving sketches.

    Starring Ian Carmichael, Joan Sims and Hugh Paddick.

    Films like Private's Progress and I'm All Right Jack helped make Ian Carmichael a major star of both British stage and screen. Play it Cool was his first radio comedy series promising a variety of potty and pompous situations.

    Written by Eric Merriman - best known for his work on numerous series of Beyond Our Ken.

    With music from Rosemary Squires, The Mike Sammes Singers and The Ken Thorne Orchestra

    Produced by John Simmonds

    First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in August 1964.

    Written by ERIC MERRIMAN for Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick

    ANTHONY SAGAR

    Cool music from

    Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS

    THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Sunday's broadcast

    Rosemarw Squires is appearing in ' The Bio Show of 1964 at the Opera House, Blackpool

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick ANTHONY SAGAR

    Cool music from Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Rosemary Squires is In The Big Show of 1964 ' at the Opera House. Blackpool

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    0320150417 (BBC7)

    Woman's magazines and ballroom dancing inspire comedy characters galore.

    Women's magazines and ballroom dancing inspire comedy characters galore in fast-moving sketches.

    Starring Ian Carmichael, Joan Sims and Hugh Paddick.

    Films like Private's Progress and I'm All Right Jack helped make Ian Carmichael a major star of both British stage and screen. Play it Cool was his first radio comedy series promising a variety of potty and pompous situations.

    Written by Eric Merriman - best known for his work on numerous series of Beyond Our Ken.

    With music from Rosemary Squires, The Mike Sammes Singers and The Ken Thorne Orchestra

    Produced by John Simmonds

    First broadcast on the BBC Light Programme in August 1964.

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    Written by ERIC MERRIMAN for

    Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddlck

    GORDON FAITH

    Cool music from

    Rosemary Squires

    THE MINE SAMMES SINGERS

    THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Produced by JOHN Siumondi

    Sunday's broadcast

    written by ERIC MERRIMAN for Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick GORDON FAITH

    Cool music from Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Produced by JOHN Simmonds

    Repeated on Tuesday, 8.0 p.m. Rosemary Squires is appearing in The Bis Show of 1964 ' at the Opera House. Blackpool

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    0420150424 (BBC7)

    What if the Cannes film festival came to Britain, and other world affairs.

    What if the Cannes film festival came to Britain, and other world affairs. Star Ian Carmichael and Joan Sims. From August 1964.

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    Written by ERIC MERRIMAN for Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick

    Cool music from

    Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS

    THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS

    Sunday's broadcast

    Rosemary Squires is appearing in 'The Big Show of 1964' at the Opera House, Blackpool

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick Coot music from Rosemary Squires

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    0520150501 (BBC7)

    Ian Carmichael, Hugh Paddick and Joan Sims mix music and comedy for a slice of 60s cool.

    Ian Carmichael, Hugh Paddick and Joan Sims mix music and comedy for a slice of 60s cool. From August 1964.

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    Written by ERIC MERRIMAN for Ian Carmichael

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick

    GORDON FAITH

    Cool music from

    Rosemary Squires

    THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS

    THE KEN THORNE ORCHESTRA

    Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS

    Sunday's broadcast

    Joan Sims , Hugh Paddick GORDON FAITH

    Cool music from Rosemary Squires

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    0620150508 (BBC7)

    Ian Carmichael, Hugh Paddick and Joan Sims share the life stories of famous actors.

    Ian Carmichael, Hugh Paddick and Joan Sims share the life stories of famous scribes and actors. From August 1964.

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