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11.0 SCOTTISH HERITAGE. 'The Daft Days ' ': a dramatisation of the opening chapters of Neil Munro 's novel
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS, discussed by experts
11.40 MUSIC AND THE DANCE. 3-' Processional ' : written by Ronald Cunliffe and broadcast by John Horton , with some travel tales by Rodney Gallop. The broadcast includes descriptions of the Helston Furry dance, the Yugoslav Kolo, and the Polonaise

Contributors

Unknown:
Neil Munro
Written By:
Ronald Cunliffe
Unknown:
John Horton
Unknown:
Rodney Gallop.

1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (England). Finding out about Dylsford. ' 'Dylsford School ', by Honor Wyatt : the explorers find much to learn about village schools
2.10 Interval music
2.15 GENERAL SCIENCE. 'Your Body and its Growth ' : the importance of egg-shells, by Richard Palmer
2.35 Interval music
2.40 JUNIOR ENGLISH. Seasonal sayings and poems moving from winter into spring

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Palmer

Studio Variety from North of the Tweed. Jack Anthony , popular Scots comedian, the Mansfield Singers, Jean Stoddart , and the Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Ronnie Munro ), with Ann Rich. Programme produced by Archie Campbell

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Anthony
Singers:
Jean Stoddart
Unknown:
Ronnie Munro
Unknown:
Ann Rich.
Produced By:
Archie Campbell

Instrumental and vocal records selected by listeners
Sonata in D, for two pianos (K.448 :
Mozart) : Wiener and Doncot
Chanson perpetuelle (Chausson) :
Maggie Teyte (soprano), with the Blech String Quartet and Gerald Moore (piano)
Sonata in E flat (Op. 31, No. 3 :
Beethoven) ; Arthur Schnabel (piano)

Contributors

Soprano:
Maggie Teyte
Piano:
Gerald Moore
Piano:
Arthur Schnabel

Oratorio by Edward Elgar
6.45 Introductory talk
6.50 Prelude : Jerusalem
Part I In the Upper Room
Part 2 At the Beautiful Gate : the Mom of Pentecost
Part 3 Pentecost : in the Upper Room 7.55 Interval talk
8.10 Part 4 The Sign of Healing Part 5 The Upper Room
Luton Choral Society ; BBC Chorus; BBC Symphony Orchestra : . conductor, Sir Adrian Boult

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Elgar
Unknown:
Sir Adrian Boult

Series of three broadcasts telling the story of Britain's great record in the air. Written by Cecil McGivern and Nigel Tangye. Music under the direction of George Walter. Part 2 — ' Achievement ' : the dramatic expansion of the British aircraft industry under the stress of total warfare. Produced by Cecil McGivern
This is a recording of the programme broadcast on December 3, 1943. Part 3 will be heard on Friday at 9.35 p.m. in the Home Service.

Contributors

Written By:
Cecil McGivern
Written By:
Nigel Tangye.
Unknown:
George Walter.
Produced By:
Cecil McGivern

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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