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Regional Variations (3)

Matthew Nisbet (baritone).

BBC Home Service Scottish

Rugby Union: England v. Ireland.

BBC Home Service London

England v. Ireland
Commentary by Rex Alston on the second half of the match, with summaries by Wilfred Wooller at half time and end of play. From Twickenham

Contributors

Commentary By:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
Wilfred Wooller

Regional Variations (2)

' Obtuse-Angled Triangle ’: play by Mark Hollis.

BBC Home Service London

A play for radio by Mark Hollis
Produced by Raymond Raikes

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Hollis
Produced By:
Raymond Raikes
Kenneth Cardwell:
Howieson Culff
Maurice Cardwell:
Cyril Gardiner
Anne Davidson:
Denise Bryer

Regional Variations (7)

Children's Hour.

BBC Home Service West

As Wales.

BBC Home Service London

Children's Hour.

BBC Home Service Welsh

As N. Ireland.

BBC Home Service North

Children’s Hour.

BBC Home Service Midland

Children's Hour

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' Having a Jolly Good Time '
Variety from Wales, with Frank Davison (piano), Gordon Jenkins (xylophone and piano accordion), Elsie Eaves (soprano), and more questions to puzzle you devised by Elwyn Price followed by ' Fresh Fields '
Bruce Campbell , David, and Betty investigate the legend of St. Valentine's Day and the birds

Contributors

Piano:
Frank Davison
Piano:
Gordon Jenkins
Soprano:
Elsie Eaves
Unknown:
Elwyn Price
Unknown:
Bruce Campbell

Regional Variations (3)

Saturday 'Sports Review.

BBC Home Service London

‘Club Visit’: Birmingham City."

BBC Home Service Midland

Edited by Angus Mackay
Introduced by Lionel Marson
Rugby Union: Rex Alston reports on the International match between England and Ireland
Club Rugby: O. L. Owen examines the Club season and makes some comparisons
Association Football: Geoffrey Peck describes the First Division match between Arsenal and Burnley
Summaries of the day's sport

Contributors

Edited By:
Angus MacKay
Introduced By:
Lionel Marson
Unknown:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
O. L. Owen
Unknown:
Geoffrey Peck

Regional Variations (4)

Newyddion.

BBC Home Service Welsh

'Those Were the Days ! '

BBC Home Service London

Colonel Eagar Silver Band

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra play old-time dance music, and George Armitage entertains with old-time ballads
Script written and programme introduced by Patric Curwen
Dancing instruction by Sydney Thompson
Producer, Stanton Jefferies

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Unknown:
George Armitage
Introduced By:
Patric Curwen
Unknown:
Sydney Thompson
Producer:
Stanton Jefferies

Regional Variations (6)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' In Town Tonight.

BBC Home Service London

Sport in the Midlands.

BBC Home Service Midland

Ice Hockey,

BBC Home Service North

' For Export Only.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

Interesting people who are
' In Town Tonight ' interviewed' by Gilbert Harding
' On the Job' with John Ellison
Programme edited by C. F. Meehan
Produced by Peter Duncan

Contributors

Interviewed By:
Gilbert Harding
Unknown:
John Ellison
Edited By:
C. F. Meehan
Produced By:
Peter Duncan

with Holt and Maurice, Albert Whelan
Beryl Orde
Joey Porter
Anne Ziegler and Webster Booth
Sandy Powell
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Rae Jenkins
Announcer, Denys Drower
Producer, John Sharman

Contributors

Entertainers:
Holt and Maurice
Comedian:
Albert Whelan
Impersonator:
Beryl Orde
Unknown:
Joey Porter
Soprano:
Anne Ziegler
Tenor:
Webster Booth
Organ:
Sandy Powell
Conducted By:
Rae Jenkins
Announcer:
Denys Drower
Producer:
John Sharman

Regional Variations (3)

‘Cut for Partners comedy by Lionel Brown.

BBC Home Service London

'The Dark Daughters’: play from Rhys Davies’s novel.

BBC Home Service Welsh

A comedy by Lionel Brown
[Starring] Henry Kendall and Rita Vale
Produced by Peter Watts

Contributors

Writer:
Lionel Brown
Producer:
Peter Watts
Sybil Grant:
Rita Vale
Whelan:
Harry Hutchinson
Hugo:
Henry Kendall
Pauline:
Gabrielle Blunt
Miss Marshall:
Ella Milne
Jill Marshall:
Betty Baskcomb
Wallace Carson:
Roy Dean
Ned Marshall:
Francis de Wolff
Cook:
Elsa Palmer

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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