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All Star Bill

Series

Series Name
Ingot Pictorial

Issue

Issue No.
16
Date Released
Jul 1953
Length of issue (in feet)
1774
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Coronation Day
  2. 2Building for the Future
  3. 3Digging for Fun
  4. 4Design for Pleasure
  5. 5Steelmans Target
  6. 6Action Stations
  7. 7All Star Bill

Story

Story No. within this Issue
7 / 7
Summary
NFA synopsis: BBC Workers’ Playtime introduced by Philip Garston Jones from Cookley, March 1953. Various acts that take place in the RTB theatre/club include Tommy Reilley playing harmonica; Avril Angers singing; Elton Hayes singing; and Beryl Orde doing ‘The Biggest Aspidistra in the World’.
Keywords
Music and dance; Entertainment and leisure; Performing arts
Written sources
National Film Archive Catalogue   Used for synopsis
Film User   Vol.7 No.82 August 1953, p431.
Credits:
Producer
E. P. Moyna
Sponsor
Richard Thomas and Baldwins Group
Production Co.
Verity Films Ltd.

This series is held by:

Film Archive

Name
British Film Institute (BFI)
Email
For BFI National Archive enquiries:
nonfictioncurators@bfi.org.uk
For commercial/footage reuse enquiries:
footage.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
http://collections-search.bfi.org.uk/web
Phone
020 7255 1444
Fax
020 7580 7503
Address
21 Stephen Street
London W1T 1LN
Notes
The BFI National Archive also preserves the original nitrate film copies of British Movietone News, British Paramount News, Empire News Bulletin, Gaumont British News, Gaumont Graphic, Gaumont Sound News and Universal News (the World War II years are covered by the Imperial War Museum).
Series held
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