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11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT .FOR
INFANTS : Ann Driver
11.20 SENIOR HISTORY I. European Heritage. ' Russia Remembers. '— 1812 ; the defeat of Napoleon and the retreat from Moscow : by Robert Gittings
11.40 Interval music
11.45 PHYSICAL TRAINING (for use in classrooms), by Coleman Smith.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ann Driver
Unknown:
Robert Gittings
Unknown:
Coleman Smith.

1.50 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). ' 'Iaith a Llenyddiaeth', gan T. J. Morgan : effres i blant dros 9 oed. 1-' Tal ac Adeiladau '
2.10 HOW THINGS BEGAN. ' Farmers increase the Food Supply by Rhoda Power. (BBC recording)
2.30 Interval music
2.35 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Dramatic reading : ' The Canterville Ghost', by Oscar Wilde , adapted by M. Cathcart Borer

Contributors

Unknown:
T. J. Morgan
Unknown:
Rhoda Power.
Unknown:
Oscar Wilde
Adapted By:
M. Cathcart Borer

from the Chapel of King's College, Cambridge
Antiphon : Eya ! Resurrexit
Versicles and Responses (Tomkins) Psalm 14
First Lesson : Deuteronomy 28, vv.
58-63
Magnificat (Nicholson in D flat) Second Lesson : Acts 16, vv. 6-15
Nunc dimittis (Nicholson in D flat) Creed and Collects
The Lord's Prayer (Robert Stone) Versicles and Responses (Tomlcins) Haec dies (Charles Wood) Prayers
Organist, Harold Darke

Contributors

Organist:
Harold Darke

with Gaye and Nevard, Leslie Weston , Francoise Rosay (by permission of Ealing Studios),
Charlie Kunz , Revnell and West, and the £ 100 Weekly Red Cross Radio
Contest-9 introduced by Ronald Waldman and produced by Audrey Cameron
Revue Chorus and augmented BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves. Producers, John Sharman and Harry S. Pepper.

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Weston
Unknown:
Francoise Rosay
Unknown:
Charlie Kunz
Introduced By:
Ronald Waldman
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Unknown:
Charles Groves.
Unknown:
John Sharman
Unknown:
Harry S. Pepper.

(Welsh Children's Hour). ' Blodau Mai ' : rhaglen o ganeuon Gwanwyn a Haf, gan Gor Merched Ysgol Ardwyn , Aberystwyth, o dan arweiniad William Roberts ' Y Pwrs Hir Du '. Un Arall o straeon yr Iwerddon wedi ei chyfaddasu gan Gwilym E. Thomas

Contributors

Unknown:
Ysgol Ardwyn
Unknown:
William Roberts
Unknown:
Gwilym E. Thomas

with impromptu answers to listeners' questions : Professor R. Boutflour (agriculturalist), Commander A. B. Campbell , Captain Quintin Hogg M.P ,., Kingsley Martin (editor of the ' New Statesman and Nation'), C. H. Middleton. Question - Master, Donald McCullough.

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor R. Boutflour
Unknown:
Commander A. B. Campbell
Unknown:
Quintin Hogg M.P
Unknown:
Kingsley Martin
Unknown:
C. H. Middleton.
Question Master:
Donald McCullough.

A hundred years ago to the day, William Beckford died. He was one of the most fascinating of the eighteenth - century eccentrics. How his fantastic modern Gothic castle of Fonthill came to be built, and how it helped to change artistic and literary- taste in England, is shown in this radio portrait written by Dennis Con standuros. Produced by Peter Watts

Contributors

Unknown:
William Beckford
Written By:
Dennis Con
Produced By:
Peter Watts

BBC Home Service Basic

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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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