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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Percy Young , D.Mus. : ' Grouping of Beats '
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. New developments in the British Empire : ' A Dry Land Bears Fruit'
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. Three poems, then ' A Caterpillar in a Hurry ', by Maud Morin , arranged as an action story

Contributors

Unknown:
Percy Young
Unknown:
D.Mus.
Unknown:
Maud Morin

2.0 NATURE STUDY. What Animals Hear ', by Philip Eggleton
2.15 i YSGOLlON CYMRU. (For Welsh schools.) ' Hanes Cymru ' : cyfres i blant tua 12 oed. 6— ' Hywel Dda ', gan Frank Price Jones
2.35 SENIOR HISTORY II. The changing world. ' Finding the Way : How Columbus Sailed', by Philip Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Eggleton
Unknown:
Philip Brown

' The Gingham Umbrella' : children's radio concert party, with Raymond Rawson (xylophone), Geoffrey Thomas (piano), Pat Skinner (singer), Joyce Cooke (bones and bells), Arthur Bentley (impressions), Bram Gay (comet), Marion Rice (singer), and Betty Pierson (piano and accordion)

Contributors

Unknown:
Raymond Rawson
Piano:
Geoffrey Thomas
Piano:
Pat Skinner
Singer:
Joyce Cooke
Unknown:
Arthur Bentley
Singer:
Marion Rice
Singer:
Betty Pierson

' Cattle at the Cross-Roads' : second of an important series of discussions on cattle breeding. W. S. Mansfield discusses the question ' How shall we get them ? ' with Mrs. Gerald Strutt , a past President of the British Friesian Cattle Society, who with her husband manages the famous Terling herd, and Flying Officer J. Henderson , R.C.A.F., at present seconded to the Cambridge
.School of Agriculture

Contributors

Unknown:
S. Mansfield
Unknown:
Mrs. Gerald Strutt
Unknown:
J. Henderson

'Youth states the case for better provision for sport and proper holidays'. Under-twenties from different parts of the country, representing various youth organisations, discuss what they want for the future with Lieutenant Commander J. Gurney Braithwaite, R.N.V.R., M.P. for Holderness. In the chair, Douglas Allan

Contributors

Unknown:
J. Gurney Braithwaite
Unknown:
Douglas Allan

Weekly half-hour of mystery-and suspense, written by John Dickson Carr, and produced by Val Gielgud and Martyn C. Webster.

With Harry Welchman and Richard Williams

Contributors

Written By:
John Dickson Carr
Produced by:
Val Gielgud
Produced by:
Martyn C. Webster
Story-Teller:
Valentine Dyall
The Three Witches:
Belle Chrystall
The Three Witches:
Joan Carol
The Three Witches:
Margaret Harmston
Howard White:
Harry Welchman
Marcia Blair:
Doris Lytton
Miss Fenton:
Lucille Lisle
Bradley:
Frank Cochrane
Von Arnheim:
Richard Williams
Myron Willard:
Leslie Bradley
A Voice:
Alan Blair

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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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