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MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR JUNIORS, by Ann Driver
11.20 CITIZENSHIP. 'Have you thought about ...? ' ' The People who Look after the Drains,' by Philippa Pearce
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. ' The Social Services,' by Mary Stocks. The Principal of Westfield College, London, discusses the widening conception of the State's responsibilities. in the field of the social services

Contributors

Unknown:
Ann Driver
Talks:
Philippa Pearce
Unknown:
Mary Stocks.

TRAVEL TALKS. How the World Lives: 'Wheat from the Canadian Prairies,' by G. Brant Little. Life on a prairie farm
2.20 LET'S JOIN IN - another story to think about: 'A Caterpillar in a Hurry,' adapted for broadcasting from the original tale by Maud Morin
2.40 SENIOR English I. Serial: 'Quentin Durward,' by Sir Walter Scott, dramatised by Honor Wyatt . Part 1- 'Quentin Durward meets the King of France'

Contributors

Unknown:
G. Brant Little.
Unknown:
Maud Morin
Unknown:
Sir Walter Scott
Dramatised By:
Honor Wyatt
Unknown:
Quentin Durward

Regional Variations (5)

Feature: 'Cooperative Farming in Denmark.

BBC Home Service North

Tom Williams (baritone): Margaret Good (piano).

BBC Home Service Welsh

On Being Ignorant ' by George C. Nash

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Leighton Lucas Orchestra; Irene Kohler (piano).

BBC Home Service London

(Leader, Ronald Good)
Conductor, Leighton Lucas
Irene Kohler (piano)

Contributors

Leader:
Ronald Good
Conductor:
Leighton Lucas
Piano:
Irene Kohler

Regional Variations (6)

' Much - Binding - in - the - Marsh ' .

BBC Home Service London

Variety: 'Welsh Rarebit.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

Mousehole Male Voice Choir; Muriel Kemp (piano).

BBC Home Service West

Freddie Platt's Band: Geraldine Farrar.

BBC Home Service North

South Birmingham Male Voice Choir.

BBC Home Service Midland

[Starring] Richard Murdoch
with Kenneth Horne, Sam Costa and Marilyn Williams
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra

Contributors

Comedian:
Richard Murdoch
Comedian:
Kenneth Horne
[Actor]:
Sam Costa
Unknown:
Marilyn Williams
Musicians:
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra
Producer:
Leslie Bridgmont

Regional Variations (2)

' Twenty Questions.'

BBC Home Service London

A radio pariour game with Richard Dimbleby, Anona Winn, Jack Train, and Daphne Padel asking all the questions, and Stewart MacPherson knowing all the answers.

Contributors

Panellist:
Richard Dimbleby
Panellist:
Anona Winn
Panellist:
Jack Train
Panellist:
Daphne Padel
Chairman:
Stewart MacPherson
Presented by:
Cleland Finn

Regional Variations (5)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' Mrs. Tiggv-Winkle radio biography of Beatrix Potter.

BBC Home Service North

Recorded feature: 'Return Journey.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

Recorded feature: ' Father to the Woman.'

BBC Home Service London

Richard Lovell Edgeworth
(1744-1817) much-married inventor, politician, educational reformer, landowner, eccentric, and father of the novelist Maria Edgeworth. Programme written by Derek Ewens. Produced by David Thomson

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Lovell Edgeworth
Unknown:
Maria Edgeworth.
Written By:
Derek Ewens.
Duced By:
David Thomson
R L Edgeworth:
Alexander Archdale
Maria:
Elaine MacNamara
Thady:
Harry Hutchinson
Charlotte:
Jane Barrett
Twentieth-century critic:
Michael Gough
Nineteenth-century critic:
Alexander Sarner

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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