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1964


Wednesday 1st January 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6:34 - 7:00 pm (first edition)

Hosted by Jimmy Savile

The Rolling Stones- I Wanna Be Your Man

Cliff Richard & The Shadows - say hello from the film set of ‘Wonderful Life’ in the Canaries

The Hollies - Stay

Gene Pitney - 24 Hours From Tulsa

Dusty Springfield - I Only Want To Be With You

Freddie & The Dreamers - You Were Made For Me (film clip)

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake

The Beatles - She Loves You (chart run down)

The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over

The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand (newsreel footage)

Anglia Music Match

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AR Stars And Garters

Al Saxon

Kathy Kirby

Tommy Bruce

Vince Hill

Debbie Lee

Rosemary Carroll - You Deserve

Van Doren piano medley

The Alan Braden Band and Quartet

ITA Rice Krispies advert

The Rolling Stones soundtrack. Two versions will be broadcast during the length of its use, one is a cartoon and the other is a Juke Box Jury scenario.


Thursday 2nd January 1964

BBC Crackerjack 5:10 - 5:55 pm

The Searchers

BBC1 The White Heather Club

Robin Hall & Jimmy MacGregor

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

Kenny Lynch

Ian Crawford


Friday 3rd January 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club 5:00 - 5:25 pm

The Paramounts

Gary Miller

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm

The Ronettes – Baby I Love You, chat with host

Tony Meehan & His Combo – Song Of Mexico

Dave Berry – My Baby Left Me

Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames - Do The Dog, Shop Around

Mime time (Billy J Kramer’s I’ll Keep You Satisfied) – includes Tim Rice as a mime contestant

Granada Late Scene 11:25 pm - 12:00 pm

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ATV A Touch of Norman Vaughan’s

Millicent Martin


Saturday 4th January 1964

NB BBC2 begins test transmissions, initially on Saturday's only, with a schedule of programmes that would be listed in some newspapers

BBC Juke Box Jury 5:40 - 6:05 pm

DJ Pete Murray complains that the earlier time slot and shorter running time has the result of the show "virtually being pushed into the children's spot."

Jury - Dora Bryan, David Gell, Peter Sellers, Cilla Black

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

The Tony Meehan Combo

The Innocents

Miar Davies

Al Saxon

Tbe Redcaps

Peter Harvey

The Joe Dean Combo

Eden Kane

The Merseybeats

Frank Ifield

Peter Noble

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

Marty Wilde & The Wildcats - Money (That's What I Want)

Janie Marden

ABC Hullabaloo! 11:05 - 11:30 pm

Esther Ofarim

ABC Comedy Bandbox

Joe Brown & The Bruvvers

Shirley Abicair


Sunday 5th January 1964

BBC The Billy Cotton Band Show

Helen Shapiro

Russ Conway

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium 8:25 - 9:25 pm

Johnny Mathis (cancelled due to mother’s illness)

The Kaye Sisters


Monday 6th January 1964

BBC William The Peacemaker (repeat 30th March 1963)

Stephen Marriott

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show 6:35 - 7:00 pm

Regulars: The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

Ray and Archie Fisher

Eleanor Leith

Nadia Cattouse

Fitzroy Coleman

Barney McKenna

Granada Scene At 6:30 6:30 - 7:00 pm

The Beatles Interviewed At The ABC Cinema, Ardwick

TWW Discs-A-Gogo 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Kennt Lynch

Terry Lightfoot

Frenisi Watson

TWW Mahalia Jackson Sings


Tuesday 7th January 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Bob Wallis & His Storyville Jazzmen

The King Brothers

Southern The ABC of Jazz


Wednesday 8th January 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7.00 pm

Hosted by Alan Freeman, David Jacobs

Adam Faith & The Roulettes: We Are In Love

Elvis Presley - Kiss Me Quick (disc)

Billy Fury - Do You Really Love Me Too (disc or film clip)

Big Dee Irwin & Little Eva Swinging On A Star (film flip)

Dusty Springfield - I Only Want To Be With You (repeat of 1st January 1964)

The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over (repeat of 1st January 1964)

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake (repeat of 1st January 1964)

The Hollies - Stay

The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand (film clip)

Granada It’s Little Richard 9:40 - 10:25 pm

NB Listed in the Daily Mirror as the star’s farewell performance

Little Richard - Rip It Up, Lucille, Long Tall Sally, Send Me Some Lovin’, Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On, Hound Dog, Good Golly Miss Molly, Tutti Fruitti, Jenny Jenny Jenny

The Shirelles – Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow, Everybody Loves A Lover

Little Richard & The Shirelles – Joy Down In The Heart

Sounds Incorporated - William Tell Overture

Southern Dad, You’re A Square

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ATV Stars And Garters 9:10 - 9:40 pm

Al Saxon

Kathy Kirby

Tommy Bruce

Vince Hill

Debbie Lee

The Alan Braden Band and Quartet

Jean Blanchflower

Al August

Border Make Mine Country (first in new series)

Bert Weedon

The Border Folk Four

The Country Dancers


Thursday 9th January 1964

BBC The White Heather Club

Robin Hall & Jimmy MacGregor

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Friday 10th January 1964

BBC An Evening With Nat ‘King’ Cole 9:25 - 10:15 pm (repeat 21st September 1963)

AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake

Julie Grant - Hello Love

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm

Helen Shapiro - Fever

Manfred Mann – 5-4-3-2-1

The Classmates

Georgie Fame

The Pirates - My Babe

Francesca Annis (cancelled)

Keith Fordyce announces that auditions for audience members will be held early next week

Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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ATV A Touch of Norman Vaughan’s

Matt Monro - Let Me Sing and I’m Happy

Sheila Southern


Saturday 11th January 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Andrea Allen, Eva Bartok, Peter Murray, Dave Clark (NB Johnny Mathis cancelled due to mother’s illness)

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brian Matthew

Gerry & The Pacemakers

Kathy Kirby

The Searchers

The Chants

Gregory Phillips

Jackie Lynton

Pat Wayne & The Beachcombers

Albert and Ricardo (Albert Hammond)

Little Stevie Wonder

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

The Dave Clark Five - Do You Love Me, Glad All Over

Jackie Trent

ABC Comedy Bandbox

Dickie Valentine

Patsy Ann Noble


Sunday 12th January 1964

BBC The Black and White Minstrel Show

George Chisholm

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

TWW Joe and the Music 4:40 – 5:10 pm

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium 8:25 - 9:25 pm

NB A live show which has caption cards before each act

The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand, This Boy, All My Loving, Money, Twist and Shout

Alma Cogan


Monday 13th January 1964

BBC1 Blue Peter

The Overlanders – Hootnanny, The Hippy Hippy Shake, Summer Skies, Johnny’s Gone For A Soldier

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

Regulars: The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

The Ian Campbell Folk Group

Roy Guest

Louis Kitten

Dolina McLennan

TWW Discs-A-Gogo

Julie Grant

Gary Miller

Alex Welch

Jackie Lynton


Tuesday 14th January 1964

BBC Call Me Mister 6:35 – 7:00 pm

Acker Bilk & His Paramount Jazzband

AR The Five O’Clock Club 5:00 - 5:25 pm

Joe Brown

Adrienne Posta

ITN News

The Beatles go to Paris

Southern The ABC of Jazz 11:15 – 11:45 pm


Wednesday 15th January 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7.00 pm

Hosted by David Jacobs, Peter Murray

Adam Faith & The Roulettes - We Are In Love

Gerry & The Pacemakers - I'm The One

The Fourmost - I'm In Love

The Hollies - Stay

Frank Ifield - Don't Blame Me (film clip)

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake (film clip)

The Beatles - I Want To Hold Your Hand Film

Brenda Lee - As Usual (disc)

The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over (disc)

ITN News

The Beatles arrive in Paris

Anglia Music Match

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Southern Dad, You’re A Square 7:00 – 7:30 pm

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AR Stars And Garters

Al Saxon

Kathy Kirby

Tommy Bruce

Debbie Lee

The Alan Braden Band and Quartet

Lynne Perrie

Arthur Casey

Byron

Scottish The One O'Clock Gang Show

Gunilla Thorn (singer from Sweden)


Thursday 16th January 1964

BBC Crackerjack

Kathy Kirby

BBC1 The White Heather Club

Halll and MacGregor

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00 also shown on Southern

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Friday 17th January 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Danny Williams

Bert Weedon

Alan Drew

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm (Granada 10:35 - 11:05 pm)

NB earlier in the week there had been a crush by young people hoping to be chosen to dance in the audience for this week’s show. The police were called and it made the front page of 14th January edition of The Daily Mirror

Joe Brown & The Bruvvers

Eden Kane - Boys Cry

Marty Wilde - When Day Is Done

The Velvettes

ITN News

The Beatles at The Olympia, Paris

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans 10:05 - 10:35 pm

Dusty Springfield - Twenty-Four Hours From Tulsa

The Clark Brothers

Southern The Story Of A Singer 11:20 - 11:45 pm

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Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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TWW Mahalia Jackson Sings


Saturday 18th January 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Jane Asher, Vic Lewis, Robert Morley, Millicent Martin (NB Johnny Mathis had been penciled in)

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 to 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brain Matthew

Helen Shapiro

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes

Mark Wynter - The Boy You're Kissin'

Dave Berry & The Cruisers

The Bachelors

Mickie Most - Sea Cruise

The Cresters

Guest Desmond Carrington and Janice Nicholls heads a panel of teenagers reviewing new American releases in Spin-A-Disc

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

The Searchers

Susan Maughan - Hey Lover

ABC Big Night Out 6:35 – 7:25 pm (first show in series)

Petula Clark


Sunday 19th January 1964

BBC1 The Dick Emery Show

The Blue Diamonds (Dutch group)

BBC Monitor

The Swingle Singers

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Shirley Bassey

TWW Joe and the Music 4:40 – 5:10 pm

Southern Folk Music From Down Under 3:25 – 3:30 pm


Monday 20th January 1964

BBC The Hoot’Nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

Ewen MacColl

Peggy Seeger The Spinners

Ray and Archie Fisher

TWW Discs-A-Gogo (also shown on WWN, Southern)

Danny Willams

The Beacombers


Tuesday 21st January 1964

BBC Strange Excellency: Sir John Pope Hennessey

Cy Grant

BBC Hi There (first edition)

Hosted by Rolf Harris

Maureen Evans

Lorne Gibson

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Susan Maughan

The Contrasts


Wednesday 22nd January 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops  6.35 - 7.00 pm

Hosted by Pete Murray And Jimmy Savile

Billy Fury - Do You Really Love Me Too

Gerry & The Pacemakers - I'm The One

The Merseybeats - I Think Of You

The Searchers - Needles And Pins

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake (repeat 1st January 1964)

The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over (film)

Frank Ifield - Don't Blame Me (film)

Adam Faith We Are In Love (disc)

The Beatles I Want To Hold Your Hand (disc)

Anglia Music Match 9:15 – 9:45pm

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Southern Dad, You’re A Square 7:00 – 7:30 pm

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AR Stars And Garters

Al Saxon Without A Song

Kathy Kirby Following In Father’s Footsteps

Tommy Bruce

Vince Hill Ol’ Man River

Debbie Lee

The Alan Braden Band and Quartet

Eddie Grant (comedian)

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Mike Hurst - The Banjo Song


Thursday 23rd January 1964

BBC The White Heather Club

Hall & MacGregor

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Friday 24th January 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Bachelors

Carr & Johnson

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm

The Searchers – Needles And Pins

Susan Maughan

The Bachelors

Cleo

Tony Sheridan

Mike Berry

Phil Spector interview with Keith Fordyce

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans

Joan Regan

Granada Late Scene 11:20 11:55 pm

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TWW Mahalia Jackson Sings


Saturday 25th January 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Adam Faith, Carole Ann Ford, Jean Metcalfe, Phil Spector

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brian Matthew

John Leyton

Freddie & The Dreamers - Short Shorts

The Ronettes

The Fourmost

Billie Davis

Dev Douglas

Tony Sheveton

The Sundowners

Bob Monkhouse

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

The Swinging Blue Jeans

Cleo Laine

ABC Big Night Out

Kathy Kirby

Mark Wynter


Sunday 26th January 1964

BBC The Billy Cotton Band Show

Alma Cogan

Russ Conway

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Jane Morgan


Monday 27th January 1964

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

The Ian Campbell Folk Group

Roy Guest

Jill Freedman

Jacqueline McDonald

Bridie O'Donnell

TWW Discs-A-Gogo (also Southern, Westward)

Mike Cotton Jazzband


Tuesday 28th January 1964

BBC Hi There

Patsy Ann Noble

Michael Redway

The Dalmour Trio

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Marty Wilde

The Aces

Mike Hurst

Southern The ABC of Jazz

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Wednesday 29th January 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by Jimmy Savile And Alan Freeman

Billy Fury - Do You Really Love Me Too

Gerry & The Pacemakers - I'm The One (repeat 15th January 1964)

Manfred Mann - 5-4-3-2-1

The Swinging Blue Jeans - Hippy Hippy Shake (repeat 1st January 1964)

The Bachelors - Diane

The Fourmost - I'm In Love

The Rolling Stones - You'd Better Move On

The Searchers - Needles & Pins

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes - Candy Man (film clip)

Anglia Music Match

Swinging Blue Jeans

AR They’ve Sold A Million 9:10 - 9:30 pm

The Ronettes ‘The All-Singing, All-Talking Press Conference With Alan Freeman’. They also perform Baby I Love You

Southern Dad, You’re A Square

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Granada Sentimental Over You

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, Frank Sinatra Jr, The Pied Pipers, Helen Forrest

Grampian When You're Smiling (first edition)

Hosted by Dave McIntosh

Jan Burnette (singer)


Thursday 30th January 1964

BBC Town and Around

The Rolling Stones - You Better Move On (not an appearance, just stills to illustrate the lyrics)

BBC Crackerjack

The Ronettes

Bert Weedon

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Friday 31st January 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Mike Hurst

Bill Clifton

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 6:45 pm

Hosted by Keith Fordyce, Cathy McGowan, Michael Aldred

Big Beat special edition

Gerry & The Pacemakers – I’m The One

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes – Candy Man

Cilla Black – Anyone Who Had A Heart

The Mersey Beats – I Think Of You

The Barron Knights

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans

Pear Carr & Teddy Johnson

Granada Late Scene 11:20 -11:55 pm

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ATV For Teenagers Only

Denny Seyton & The Sabres


Saturday 1st February 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Ian Fenner (disc jockey from Two Way Family Favourites), Susan Maughan, Jane Morgan, Bruce Prochnik (child actor) (NB John Smith (actor in US hit show Laramie was scheduled to appear)

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 t0 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brian Matthew

Adam Faith & The Roulettes

Dickie Valentine

Jackie Trent

Manfred Mann

Kris Jensen

Heinz

Daryl Quist

Johnny Devlin & The Detours

Guest DJ Doug Arthur and Janice Nicholls head a panel of teenagers reviewing new American releases in Spin-A-Disc

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

Joe Brown and the Bruvvers

Patsy Ann Noble

ABC Big Night Out

Susan Maughan

Craig Douglas


Sunday 2nd February 1964

BBC The Black and White Minstrel Show

George Chisholm

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Anne Shelton


Monday 3rd February 1964

BBC Blue Peter

The Searchers – Needles and Pins, Saturday Night Out

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

Regulars: The Corrie Folk Trio, Julie Felix, The Dubliners

TWW Discs-A-Gogo (also shown on WWN, Southern)

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Granada Scene at 6.30

Nana Mouskouri


Tuesday 4th February 1964

BBC Hi There! 6:35 – 7:00 pm

The Fourmost

Cleo Laine

The Breeakaways

Southern Robin and Jimmie and Rhythm & Blues 11:05 - 11:35 pm

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AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Avons

The Classmates

Southern Day By Day

The Searchers

Granada Scene at 6.30

Frankie Davidson


Wednesday 5th February 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops (except Wales) 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by Alan Freeman And David Jacobs

Cilla Black - Anyone Who Had A Heart

Cliff Richard - I'm The Lonely One

Gerry & The Pacemakers - I'm The One (repeat 15th or 22nd January 1964)

The Bachelors - Diane

The Merseybeats - I Think Of You

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes - Candy Man (film clip)

Manfred Mann - 5-4-3-2-1 (film clip)

The Ronettes – Baby I Love You (film clip)

The Searchers - Needles & Pins (film clip shot in Liverpool)

AR They’ve Sold A Million 9:10 - 9:30 pm

Bobby Rydell & The Trebletones Talk To Alan Freeman

Southern Dad, You’re A Square

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AR Freedom Road 9:43 - 10:25 pm

A musical tribute to Civil rights movement featuring fifteen songs with accompanying photographs and news reels. In the days before the show went on air Rediffusion opened the studio at Kingsway for a public exhibition of some of the photos. A soundtrack LP was released by Fontana.

Cleo Laine

Cy Grant

Madeline Bell

Nadia Cattouse

Lucky McKeniiie

Pearl Prescod

George Webb and the Woodpeckers

ITN News

The Beatles return from Paris


Thursday 6th February 1964

BBC The White Heather Club

Hall and MacGregor

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Granada Scene at 6.30

Mark MUrphy


Friday 7th February 1964

BBC A Song For Europe 9.25 – 10:00 pm

Matt Monro sings

Choose (written by Lionel Bart)

It's Funny How You Know (written by Norman Newell and Phil Green)

I Love The Little Things (written by Tony Hatch)

I've Got The Moon on My Side (written by Mitch Murray)

Ten Out of Ten (written by Leslie Bricusse)

Beautiful, Beautiful (written by Hal Shaper)

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Maureen Evans

Jimmy Justice

AR Ready, Steady, Go! (6:15 - 6:45 pm on AR, 6:15 - 7:00 pm on ATV)

The Kinks - Long Tall Sally

Ben E King

Kiki Dee

John Leyton

Eden Kane – Boys Cry

Manfred Mann – 5-4-3-2-1

Denny Seyton & The Sabres

Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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ITN News

The Beatles leave for America

ATV A Touch of the Norman Vaughan’s

Dickie Valentine

Toni Eden


Saturday 8th February 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Alan Freeman, Allan Sherman, Vivienne Taylor, Elke Sommer

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Kenny Ball’s Jazzmen - From Russia With Love, Caterina

Susan Maughan - Hey Lover

Kenny Lynch - Shake and Scream

The Laurie Jay Combo

Jimmy Justice

Tommy Quickly

Mike Berry - On My Mind

Robb Storme

Joe Brown and His Bruvvers

Guest DJ - Barry O’Dee

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show 8:25 - 9:00 pm

The Rolling Stones - Not Fade Away, You Better Move On

Rosemary Squires

ABC Big Night Out

Gerry & The Pacemakers

Teddy Johnson & Pearl Carr


Sunday 9th February 1964

BBC The Dick Emery Show

Bert Weedon

BBC The Billy Cotton Band Show

Allan Sherman

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

The Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over, Zip A Dee Doo-Dah, Bruce Forsyth chat, Big Noise from Winnetka (with Bruce Forsyth on drums), Bits and Pieces

Dusty Springfield - You Don't Own Me

ABC Glamour All The Way (Miss TV Times Contest)

Presenter: Adam Faith

Southern Folk Music from Down Under


Monday 10th February 1964

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

The Ian Campbell Folk Group Ray and Archie Fisher

Jenny Johnson

TWW Discs-A-Gogo

Maureen Evans

Mike Berry

The No-Names


Tuesday 11th February 1964

BBC Hi There!

Kenny Ball And His Jazzmen

The King Brothers

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Houston Wells

The Sundowners

Southern Robin And Jamie’s Rhythm And Blues 11:10 - 11:40 pm

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Southern Day By Day

Dusty Springfield

Granada Scene at 6.30

Cleo Laine

Southern Day By Day

Dusty Springfield


Wednesday 12th February 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by David Jacobs And Pete Murray

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes - Candy Man

Cilla Black - Anyone Who Had A Heart (repeat 5th February 1964)

Manfred Mann - 5-4-3-2-1

The Bachelors - Diane

The Merseybeats - I Think Of You

The Searchers - Needles & Pins Film

The Beatles - All My Loving (film clip)

Gerry & The Pacemakers – I’m The One (disc)

Rick Nelson For You (disc)

Granada New York Meets The Beatles 10:25 - 11:05 pm

‘Yeah Yeah Yeah, The Beatles In New York’, the Mayles brothers Documentary

Anglia Music Match

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TWW Discs-A-Go-Go

Peter Jay and The Jaywalkers

Channel Now! Look Hear!

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Thursday 13th February 1964

BBC Crackerjack

The Swinging Blue Jeans

BBC Language of Love 9:25 – 10:00 pm

Petula Clark

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Friday 14th February 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Vince Eager

Mike Preston

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm

The Crystals – I Wonder

Dusty Springfield - Stay Awhile

The Rolling Stones - Not Fade Away, I Wanna Be Your Man, You Better Move On

Kenny Lynch

The Laurie Jay Combo

Heinz

The Woodpeckers

Guest DJ: Dave Clark interview, Bits and Pieces (record played)

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans

Russ Conway

Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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Anglia Junior Anglia Club

Millie


Saturday 15th February 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Lesley Duncan, Steve Race, Sally Smith, Peter Murray

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

The Dave Clark Five - Bits And Pieces, All The Time

The Crystals

Cilla Black

Vince Eager

The Avons

Vince Hill

Robb Storme & The Whispers - To Know Her Is To Love Her

Gerry Lavine & The Avengers

Guest DJ: Muriel Young

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

Freddie & The Dreamers

Chris Rayburn

ABC Big Night Out

Vera Lynn

Dickie Valentine


Sunday 16th February 1964

BBC The Billy Cotton Band Show

Alan Sherman

Matt Monro

Russ Conway

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

Cliff Richard & The Shadows

Southern Folk Music From Down Under 3:25 - 3:30 pm

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ITN News

Ringo Starr’s parents interviewed


Monday 17th February 1964

BBC Blue Peter

The Hollies - Stay, Just Like Me

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

The Ian Campbell Folk Group

The Dubliners

Julie Felix

Jenny Johnson

TWW Discs-A-Gogo

Vince Hill

Jimmy Justice

Peter Jay & The Jaywalkers

TWW Jazz With Steve

Granada Scene at 6.30

Maureen Evans


Tuesday 18th February 1964

BBC Hi There!

The Searchers

possibly Dusty Springfield (clip pre-recorded 13th February)

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Chris Sandford

Cloda Rogers

Southern Robin & Jamie And Rhythm & Blues

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Granada Scene at 6.30

Freddie & The Dreamers

Southern Day By Day

Cilla Black


Wednesday 19th February 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by Pete Murray And Jimmy Savile

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes - Candy Man (repeat 12th February 1964)

Cilla Black - Anyone Who Had A Heart (repeat 5th February 1964)

The Dave Clark Five - Bits & Pieces

Eden Kane - Boys Cry

Freddie & The Dreamers - Over You

The Bachelors - Diane (repeat 12th February 1964)

The Merseybeats - I Think Of You

The Searchers - Needles & Pins (film clip)

Cliff Richard I'm The Lonely One (disc)

Anglia Music Match

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Southern Dad You’re A Square

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Southern Three Go Round (first in new series)

Hosted by Mitch Murray (songwiter)

Murray explains how song lyrics are written and suggests that viewers enter the show's hit song writing contest. The winner would be considered for recording. Over 100 songs were submitted by amateur songwriters

Channel Now! Look Hear!

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Thursday 20th February 1964

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Granada Scene at 6.30

The Dave Clark Five


Friday 21st February 1964

BBC Club Time 9:25 - 10:10 pm

The Migil 5

Donald Peers

The Dallas Boys

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Dev Douglas

The Cameos

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm (Granada 10:35 - 11:05 pm)

Hosted by Keith Fordyce, Cathy McGowan, Michael Aldred

The Dave Clark Five – Bits And Pieces

Freddie & The Dreamers

Big Dee Irwin

Françoise Hardy

Tommy Quickly

Jess Conrad

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans

no musical guests of interest in this edition

Southern Story Of A Songwriter 11:12 - 11:45 pm

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Granada Scene at 6.30

Gene Pitney

TWW & WWN Mahalia Jackson Sings


Saturday 22nd February 1964

BBC Grandstand 1:00 - 5:13 pm

The Beatles Arrive From New York At London Airport

BBC Juke Box Jury

Jury - Sam Costa, James Garner, Susan Hampshire, Gene Pitney

Guest - possibly Cilla Black

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brian Matthew

Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas

Dusty Springfield

The Karl Denver Trio

The Undertakers

Danny Williams

Johnny Sandon

The Zephyrs - I Can Tell

Ben E King

Guest DJ: Jimmy Henney and Janice Nicholls head a panel of teenagers reviewing new American releases in Spin-A-Disc

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

Peter Jay & The Jaywalkers

Joan Savage

ABC Big Night Out

Russ Conway

The Peters Sisters

ABC Gazette

The Caravelles

ITN News

The Beatles return from America

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros


Sunday 23rd February 1964

BBC The Black and White Minstrel Show

George Chisholm

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night at the London Palladium

NB The Beatles were booked to play two songs but didn’t appear

Pete Seeger

The Beverley Sisters

ITV The Beatles Are Back 11:30 - 11:55 pm / 10:40 - 11:10 pm in some areas

ITN News

The Beatles arrive at ABC, Teddington Studios on boat


Monday 24th February 1964

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

Ray and Archie Fisher

Nadia Cattouse

The Thamesiders

The Haverim

TWW Discs-A-Gogo

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Granada Scene at 6.30

Big Dee Irwin


Tuesday 25th February 1964

BBC Hi There!

Brian Poole And The Tremeloes

The Bachelors

AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Caravelles

The Lorne Gibson Trio

Southern Robin And Jamie And Rhythm And Blues

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ITN News

George Harrison’s birthday

Granada Scene at 6.30

Bobby Vee

Southern Day By Day

The Dave Clark Five


Wednesday 26th February 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by Jimmy Savile, Alan Freeman

Billy J Kramer And The Dakotas - Little Children

Cilla Black – Anyone Who Had A Heart (repeat 5th February 1964)

Freddie & The Dreamers – Over You (repeat 19th February 1964)

The Merseybeats – I Think Of You

The Ronettes – Baby I Love You (promo clip)

The Bachelors - Diane (repeat 12th February 1964)

Eden Kane Boys Cry

Kathy Kirby Let Me Go Lover

AR They’ve Sold A Million 8:00 - 8:15 pm

Françoise Hardy in Paris

ATV Starime: The Frank Ifield Show 9:48 - 10:33 pm

Frank Ifield

Faye Fisher

Southern Dad You’re A Square

NB The show comes from Salisbury

Rosemary Squires (on the panel)

Granada Scene at 6.30

The Hollies

Southern Three Go Round

Hosted by Mitch Murray (songwiter)

Murray explains how a tune is written

Channel Now! Look Hear!

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Thursday 27th February 1964

BBC Crackerjack

The Bachelors

Anglia Music Match

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ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00

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Southern Folk Music from Down Under

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Scottish One Night Stand (first edition)

Talent show for new beat groups, three of which will be featured in each show, along with a professional group

Hosted by Peter Murray

Tommy Dene and The Tremors

The A Beats

Lulu and The Luvvers

The Original Checkmates (the English band)

Granada Scene at 6.30

The Caravelles


Friday 28th February 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Countrymen

Ronnie Hilton

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:15 - 7:00 pm

NB According to an on set review by The Stage Director Rollo Gamble had told the audience before they began recording "if you don't like the show, then don't be afraid to say so."

Hosted by Keith Fordyce, Cathy McGowan

Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas – Little Children

Kathy Kirby – Let Me Go Lover

Gene Pitney – Twenty-Four Hours from Tulsa, That Girl Belongs To Yesterday

The Hollies – Rockin' Robin

Jess Conrad

The Zephyrs - I Can Tell

ATV A Touch Of The Norman Vaughans

Ray Ellington

Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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TWW Mahalia Jackson Sings

Granada Scene at 6.30

Chad Stewart and Jeremy Clyde


Saturday 29th February 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

NB Susannah York scheduled for this show

Jury - Brian Epstein, Jane Asher, Dora Bryan, Gerry Marsden

Guest -

ITV The Beatles Are Back 5:15 - 5:45 pm

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Hosted by Brian Matthew

The Comanches

Alan Freeman

Bobby Vee

Kathy Kirby

The Rolling Stones (late for the show by two and a half hours due to their van breaking down)

The Hollies

Jackie Trent

Big Dee Irwin

The Lorne Gibson Trio

Peter Jay and The Jaywalkers

Chad & Jeremy

Guest DJ: Alan Freeman

ITN News 5:45 - 5:50 pm

The Beatles arrive by boat at the ABC studios, Teddington

ABC Big Night Out 6:35 - 7:25 pm (shown on AR 3rd March 1964, Southern 6th March)

The Beatles

Jackie Trent

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show

The Bachelors

Sheila Buxton

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros


Sunday 1st March 1964

BBC Billy Cotton Band Show

Sacha Distel

Danny Williams

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night at the London Palladium

The Shadows - Theme For Young Lovers


Monday 2nd March 1964

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

Roy Guest

Shirley Collins

Archie Fisher

Bobby Harvey

TWW Discs-A-Gogo (And Southern)

Cilla Black

Tony Meehan

ITN News

The Beatles on route to Minehead on train


Tuesday 3rd March 1964

BBC Folk Like Folk 6:35 - 7:00 pm (first edition) (Folk Music From Around The World)

Cyril Tawney

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Adam Faith & The Roulettes

Marilyn Powell

Southern Robin and Jamie and Rhythm and Blues

The Alex Harvey Soul Band

ABC Big Night Out (shown on AR)

The Beatles

Southern Day By Day

Nana Mouskouri


Wednesday 4th March 1964

BBC Top Of The Pops 6.35 - 7:00 pm

Hosted by Alan Freeman

The Dave Clark Five - Bits & Pieces (repeat 19th February 1964)

Eden Kane - Boys Cry (repeat 26th February 1964)

Billy J Kramer & The Dakotas - Little Children (repeat 26th February 1964)

The Rolling Stones - Not Fade Away (NB Top of the Pops had filmed a clip of the band performing the song on Weymouth beach, but it was probably not used)

The Hollies - Just One Look

The Bachelors - Diane

Dusty Springfield - Stay Awhile (promo clip)

Cilla Black – Anyone Who Had A Heart (disc)

Brian Poole & The Tremeloes Candy Man (repeat 12th February 1964)

BBC (Northern Ireland) unknown show

The Sixty-Four group make their second appearance on TV. They are made up of local young writers and artists and includes Nobie Devine.

Phil Coulter (from The Journeymen group) - My Aunt Jane

Anglia Music Match

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Southern Dad, You’re A Square

NB Recorded at the White Rock Pavillion, Hastings

On the panel are Cyril Fletcher and his daughter Jill

Channel Now! Look Hear!

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Thursday 5th March 1964

ATV For Teenagers Only 6:40 - 7:00 also shown on Southern

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Friday 6th March 1964

AR The Five O’Clock Club

The Square Pegs

The Karl Denver Trio

AR Ready, Steady, Go! 6:10 - 7:00 pm

Adam Faith & The Roulettes – If He Tells You

The Merseybeats – I Think Of You

Mike Hurst

Johnny Kidd & The Pirates

Louise Cordet

The Marauders

The McKinley Sisters

Guest DJ: Irene Handel

Granada Late Scene 11:20 - 11:55 pm

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TWW Mahalia Jackson Sings


Saturday 7th March 1964

BBC Juke Box Jury

NB The show is getting around eleven and a half million viewers per week at this time

Jury - Terence Edmond, Karen Elliott (a schoolgirl), Bob Monkhouse, Annette Funicello

Guest -

ABC Thank Your Lucky Stars 5:50 - 6:35 pm

Jess Conrad

The Caravelles

Freddie & The Dreamers

Chris Barber’s Jazzband

Gene Vincent – Humpty Dumpty

The Maurauders

The Hustlers

Marilyn Powell

ATV The Arthur Haynes Show 8:25 - 9:00 pm

Gerry & The Pacemakers

Barbara Law

ABC Big Night Out

Matt Monro

Sheila Southern

ATV Broadway Goes Latin

Edmondo Ros

ABC Gazette

Adam Faith

Jackie Trent


Sunday 8th March 1964

BBC The Billy Cotton Band Show

Danny Williams

Sacha Distel

ATV Val Parnell’s Sunday Night At The London Palladium

The Shadows

Millicent Martin

ABC Tempo

‘Mods And Rockers’ By The Western Ballet Theatre

Mike Sarne


Monday 9th March 1964

BBC The Hoot’nanny Show

The Corrie Folk Trio and Paddie Bell

Folk Song North-West

Jill Freedman

Cyril Tawney

TWW Discs-A-Gogo

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Tuesday 10th March 1964

BBC Folk Like Folk (not listed in some newspapers)

The Ian Campbell Group

AR The Five O’Clock Club

Roger Whittaker

Linda Doll

Southern Robin and Jimmie and Rhythm & Blues 10:36 - 11:0