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SINGING TOGETHER, by Ronald Biggs.
11.20 HOW THINGS BEGAN... The First Potters (Neolithic Age).' Script by Rhoda Power.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. ' Chantons pour passer le temps': dramatisation de cette chanson populaire en Normandie
12.5 p.m. BIBLE TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. The Meaning of the Epistle to the Romans: ' The Christian Way of Life,' by the Very Rev. J. Lowe , D.D., Dean of Christ Church. Oxford

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Biggs.
Script By:
Rhoda Power.
Unknown:
Very Rev. J. Lowe

STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. 'Sir Thomas Roe travels to India as the ambassador of James I (1614).' Script by B. I. Magraw
2.30 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. New London Orchestra, conducted by Alec Sherman : excerpts from Tchaikovsky's ballet, 'The Sleeping Beauty '
Introduced by Roger Fiske

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Roe
Script By:
B. I. Magraw
Conducted By:
Alec Sherman
Introduced By:
Roger Fiske

'The Fifth Form at St. Dominic's' by Talbot Baines Reed
Adapted for broadcasting by Harry Green
Produced by P. H. Burton
1—' The Root of the Trouble'
Other parts played by David J. Thomas. Allan Broome. Bernard Badley. Hugh Diamond , and D. J. W. Anderson.
5.30 A programme of songs by the Hadley Junior Choir, conducted by Joyce Morgan

Contributors

Unknown:
Talbot Baines Reed
Broadcasting By:
Harry Green
Produced By:
P. H. Burton
Played By:
David J. Thomas.
Played By:
Allan Broome.
Played By:
Bernard Badley.
Played By:
Hugh Diamond
Played By:
D. J. W. Anderson.
Unknown:
Joyce Morgan
Loman:
Glyn Hardwicke
Greenfield:
Tony Rawlings
Bullinger:
Colin Wilkins
Ricketts:
Brian Morris
Wraysford:
Oscar Tapper
Stephen:
Timothy Pollard
Pembury:
Graham Samuel
Cripps:
Donald Richards

Regional Variations (7)

Variety

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Paul Adam with his Mayfair Music.

BBC Home Service London

Gwasanaeth Hwyrol.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Christian Commentary.

BBC Home Service North

Listeners' requests.

BBC Home Service West

‘Shooting to Schedule’: serial thriller.

BBC Home Service Midland

with his Mayfair Music
Hostess, Jill Balcon
Presented by Glyn Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Jill Balcon
Presented By:
Glyn Jones

Regional Variations (3)

' Commonwealth and Empire.'

BBC Home Service London

' Scotland in Parliament.'

BBC Home Service Scottish

4 The Federation of Malaya '
Sir Richard Winstedt. K.B.E., who has held various administrative and educational appointments in the Malay States (including the Presidency of Raffles College. Singapore), talks to Major Lewis Hastings about recent constitutional developments within the Federation

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Richard Winstedt.
Unknown:
Major Lewis Hastings

Regional Variations (5)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Monday Night at Eight

BBC Home Service London

' Noson Lawen.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

(on 285.7 m.) Discussion on Social Insurance.

BBC Home Service North

Produced by Harry S. Pepper and Ronald Waldman with Walter Wade
Heron Carvic and Jane Grahame in ' Meet Dr. Morelle ' by Ernest Dudley
' The Songs of the Stars '
Albert Whelan
' Puzzle Corner ' including
' The Monday Night Accumulator '
Terry Thomas
' Monday Birthday Party '
Host. Kenneth Horne
Singing introducers:
Dick James and Bette Roberts
BBC Revue Chorus
Augmented Dance Orchestra Conducted by Stanley Black

Contributors

Produced By:
Harry S. Pepper
Produced By:
Ronald Waldman
Unknown:
Walter Wade
Unknown:
Heron Carvic
Unknown:
Jane Grahame
Unknown:
Ernest Dudley
Unknown:
Albert Whelan
Unknown:
Terry Thomas
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Unknown:
Dick James
Conducted By:
Stanley Black

Regional Variations (6)

Serial play from A. J. Cronin's ' The Stars Look Down.'

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Ethel Williams (soprano).

BBC Home Service Midland

' Neges Dewi Sant.' gan D. Gwenailt Jones.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Radio adaptation of ' Topaze' by Marcel Pagnol.

BBC Home Service London

by Marcel Pagnol
Freely adapted for broadcasting by Lance Sieveking from Benn Levy 's English stage version
Produced by Hugh Stewart

Contributors

Unknown:
Marcel Pagnol
Broadcasting By:
Lance Sieveking
Unknown:
Benn Levy
Produced By:
Hugh Stewart
Albert Topaze:
Edward Chapman
Suzy Courtois:
Phyllis Neilson-Terry
Regis Castel-Benac:
Howard Marion-Crawford
M Muche the headmaster:
Gordon McLeod
Ernestine Muche:
Peggy Cameron
M Tamise:
Deering Wells
Baroness Pitart-Vergniolles:
Gladys Spencer
M de Berville:
Heron Carvic
An extraordinarily old man:
Wilfred Fletcher

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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