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Thread #125052   Message #2768264
Posted By: GUEST, Sminky
18-Nov-09 - 05:25 AM
Thread Name: Regional British TV folk programmes
Subject: RE: Regional British TV folk programmes
Here are some from the 50's and 60's:

JIG TIME
STV (Scotland)
Period: 1958
Host(s): David Kinnaird
Known guests: The Reivers, Betty Robson


ALEX AWHILE
STV (Scotland)
Period: 1961-1965
Host(s): Alex McEwen
Known guests: Steve Benbow, Dolina MacLennan, Robin Gray


BARNDANCE
BBC Manchester
Period: 1962-1964
Host(s): The Spinners (1962), Ian Campbell (1963), Steve Benbow (1964)


HULLABALOO
ATV (Birmingham)
Period: 1963-
Host(s): Rory McEwen
Residents: Martin Carthy, Cyril Davies All Stars
Known guests: Clancy Bros, Davy Graham, Ian Campbell, Sonny Boy Williamson
Notes: Shown in most regions (not London). ALL TAPES SURVIVE.
Not to be confused with Hullabaloo, musical variety series on NBC (USA) 1965-1966.


HALLELUJAH!
ABC (Birmingham)
Period: 1963
Known guests: Bert Jansch, Martin Carthy, Nadia Cattouse
Note: Shown in most regions (not London)


PLECTRUM
STV (Scotland)
Period: 1963
Host(s): Steve Benbow


SINGALONG
BBC
Period: 1964
Known guests: Martin Carthy, Nadia Cattouse, The Corries


DANCE AND SKYLARK
BBC Manchester
Period: 1964
Host(s): The Spinners


ONCE MORE WITH FELIX
BBC
Period: 1967-69
Host(s): Julie Felix
Known guests: Tom Paxton