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: Weather Forecast

for Farmers and Shipping

: Scottish Children's Hour

'The Flying Dutchman' captured by Britain's biggest Orchestra, and presented to you by ADRIAN BOULT and the B.B.C. ORCHESTRA of 119 Players

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Boult

: ' A Cradle of Great Ships— The Clyde '

By J. I. E. MITCHELL
NORA K. MITCHELL , in Scottish Nursery
Rhymes
Scotland is particularly rich in nursery rhymes and in poems written about children. The former include riddles, invocations, addresses to animals, and short pieces descriptive of the supernatural. Not a few of these rhymes (and in this they are probably distinctive from the nursery rhymes of some other countries) are intended to frighten. It always seems to have been a problem in Scotland how to get children off to bed and distracted mothers drew freely on the available stock of terrifying verse. Fortunately for the peace of mind of the average child, however, there has always been a plentiful supply of rhymes conducive to pleasant dreams. Nora Mitchell , who is well known to listeners in other types of broadcast programmes, will probably be more embarrassed by the great amount of available material than by lack of it.

Contributors

Unknown: J. I. E. Mitchell
Unknown: Nora K. Mitchell
Unknown: Nora Mitchell

: The First News

including Weather Forecast, followed by Scottish Announcements and Scottish Market Prices for Farmers

: News for Young Scotland

R. BENNETT MILLER

Contributors

Unknown: R. Bennett Miller

: A Joint Recital

PEGGY THOMSON
(violoncello)
JESSIE A. CLAPPERTON
(pianoforte)

Contributors

Pianoforte: Jessie A. Clapperton

: The Second News

including Weather Forecast

: Scottish Dance Music THE REEL PLAYERS

Leader, Margaret Smart

Contributors

Leader: Margaret Smart

: DANCE MUSIC

(Regional Programme. See page 50)








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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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