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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY : ' Stronger and Weaker Beats '
11.20 GEOGRAPHY: China. 'The Loess Highlands of the North-West by Chen 1-wan
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES : ' Dickory Mouse ', dramatised story arranged for broadcasting from the original tale by Maud Morin

Contributors

Unknown:
Maud Morin

2.0 NATURE STUDY. ' How to Tell the Time ', by W. P. D. Wightman
2.15 Interval music
2.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). ' Y Pentref' : cyfres i blant dros naw mlwydd oed. 3 : ' Y Felin '
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY. Canada :
' Opening up the Canadian West', by Brian Meredith

Contributors

Unknown:
W. P. D. Wightman
Unknown:
Brian Meredith

' The Scarlet Pimpernel ', adapted as a serial play from Baroness Orczy's book by Barbara Sleigh. Part 2-' The Inn of the Chat Gris '

Contributors

Book By:
Barbara Sleigh.
Sir Percy Blakeney:
Alan Wheatley
Lady Blakeney:
Cherry Cottrell
Louise:
Vivienne Chatlerton
Chauvetin:
Heron Carvic
Suzanne de Tournay:
Joyce Moore
Sir Anthony Dewhurst:
Hedley Goodall
Brogart:
Eric Lugg
Desgas ;:
Charles Stidwell

Play for radio by William Barrow , with lyrics by Max Kestcr , and music by Kenneth Leslie-Smith . Produced by Ronald Waldman
BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas

Contributors

Unknown:
William Barrow
Unknown:
Max Kestcr
Music By:
Kenneth Leslie-Smith
Produced By:
Ronald Waldman
Conducted By:
Mansel Thomas
Blake:
Ewart Scott
McIntyre:
Ian Sadler
Producer:
Bill Stephens
Mary:
Margaret Davison
Lizzie:
Gwen Lewis
Peter:
Hugh Morton
Stubbs:
Dick Francis
Spike:
John Rorke
Ginger:
Edwin Ellis
Compere:
Bill Stephens

Play by Bernard Wetherall. Produced by Howard Rose

Contributors

Play By:
Bernard Wetherall.
Duced By:
Howard Rose
Leut Kettner:
Carl Bernard
Leut Kommandant:
Alexander Sarner
Oberst Brantz-Kulman:
Arthur Ridley
Fritz:
Glen Farmer
Hauptmann Pfeiffer:
Deryck Guyler
Navigator:
Lewis Stringer
Rustic:
Sydney Tafler
Conductor:
William Trent
Second Conductor:
Frank Cochrane
Fowler:
Ronald Simpson
Wallace:
Allan Jeayes
Officer:
Edward Craven

Weekly programme telling in dramatic form stories of =courage and endurance, of humour and heroism, from the week's news. Edited by Robert Barr , with music under the direction of George Walter. Pro.duced by John Glyn -Jones
Programme includes a cartoon by

Contributors

Edited By:
Robert Barr
Unknown:
George Walter.
Duced By:
John Glyn

Christians meet to answer listeners' questions. Recorded programme, in which questions sent in by listeners are discussed by the Rev. F. A. Cockin , Canon of St. Paul's ; Professor R. D. Whitehom , of Westminster College, Cambridge ; Father Agnellus Andrew , a Roman Catholic Franciscan Friar ; and Mary Trevelyan. Chairman, Professor Victor Murray , of University College, Hull

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. F. A. Cockin
Unknown:
R. D. Whitehom
Unknown:
Father Agnellus Andrew
Unknown:
Mary Trevelyan.
Unknown:
Victor Murray

An ' after-the-theatre ' revue, with Douglas Byng , Edward Cooper , Paula Green , Doris Hare , and Graham Payn. Clive Richardson and Tony Lowry at two pianos. Devised by Phillip Leaver. Book 3y Edward Cooper and Henrik Ege. Music by Edward Cooper and Geoffrey Wright. Produced by Reginald Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Byng
Unknown:
Edward Cooper
Unknown:
Paula Green
Unknown:
Doris Hare
Unknown:
Graham Payn.
Unknown:
Clive Richardson
Unknown:
Tony Lowry
Unknown:
Phillip Leaver.
Unknown:
Edward Cooper
Music By:
Edward Cooper
Music By:
Geoffrey Wright.
Produced By:
Reginald Smith

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More