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RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Doris Gould , Lecturer in Music. Southlands Training College
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Recent Developments in the Americas: 'Banana Lands of Central America '
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. The Hens of Hen Castle': serial in three parts, adapted by Silvia Goodall , from a translation by Mrs. Ewing. Part I -' The Hens go out into the World '

Contributors

Unknown:
Doris Gould
Adapted By:
Silvia Goodall

NATURE STUDY: High Notes and Low Notes.' by A J. Mee
2.15 I YSGOLlON CYMRU (For Welsh schools). Hanes Cymru: cyfres i blant tua 12 oed. 3 ' Byw yn y wlad yn y 18ed ganrif,' gan Davi Williams
2.35 SENIOR HISTORY II. Industry in a changing world. ' The Potteries,' by Edward Livesey

Contributors

Unknown:
J. Mee
Unknown:
Davi Williams
Unknown:
Edward Livesey

'Saint Bridget's Night': story for February 1. from the Isle of Man, by Kathleen Killip
5.30 app. Children's Concert, given by the BBC Northern Orchestra: conducted by Charles Groves , with Violet Carson (piano). Programme includes the first performance of a Concerto-Fantasia for piano and orchestra, by a sixteen-year-old composer. Peter Hodgson

Contributors

Unknown:
Kathleen Killip
Unknown:
Charles Groves
Piano:
Violet Carson
Unknown:
Peter Hodgson

Excerpt from the pantomime written, presented, and produced by Emile Littler. From the Manchester Hippodrome. Ardwick. Manchester
Balliol and Merton, theBetty Hobbs Globe Girls, and the Millie Jackson Girls. Orchestra under the direction of Owen Walters

Contributors

Produced By:
Emile Littler.
Unknown:
Betty Hobbs
Unknown:
Millie Jackson
Unknown:
Owen Walters
Widow Twankey:
Sonnie Hale
Aladdin:
Eve Lister
Prince Pekoe:
Pamela Joel
Abanazar:
Leslie Strange
Prince Balroulbador:
Ann Martin
Bend-Hi, Bend-Lo, Bend-To Elstree's Three Stooges Emperor of China:
Patrick Colbert
Sing-So:
Joan Casper
Moonbeam:
Joanne Davison
Kazim:
Jack Morris
Grand Vizier:
Archie McKay

'Farmer's Discussion Groups.' One of the most interesting developments of farming broadcasts in wartime has been the establishment of Discussion Groups. In the principal talk tonight speakers from Yorkshire, Lancashire, and Wales tell how these Groups are organised and their importance in technical education

with Jack Train , Dorothy Sum mers, Horace Percival , Dino Galvani , Sydney Keith , Fred Yule , Jean Capra , Diana Morri son, and Paula Green. BBC Augmented Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Train
Unknown:
Dorothy Sum
Unknown:
Horace Percival
Unknown:
Dino Galvani
Unknown:
Sydney Keith
Unknown:
Fred Yule
Unknown:
Jean Capra
Unknown:
Diana Morri
Unknown:
Paula Green.
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell.
Script By:
Ted Kavanagh.
Produced By:
Francis Worsley

A further episode in the history of the Immortality Club, by Monckton Hoffe. Produced by Val Gielgud.

Contributors

Unknown:
Monckton Hoffe.
Produced By:
Val Gielgud.
The Narrator:
Monekton Hoffe
Mr Gladstone:
Stanley Groome
The Duke of Wellington:
Gordon McLeod
Mr Peabody:
Graveley Edwards
Lord Curzon:
Arthur Ridley
Lord Nelson:
Cyril Gardiner
Florence Nightingale:
Grizelda Hervey
Private Tommy:
Edwin Ellis
Crichton:
William Trent
Sir William Wallace:
James McKechnie
The Visitor:
Norman Shelley

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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