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TRAVEL TALKS... People of the Seas-Whaling in the Antarctic': Robert Clarke talks about a recent whaling expedition
2.20 LET'S JOIN IN-two modern short stories: ' The Happy Morning Walk ' by Louise Peers , and ' Little Dog Jimmy ' by Ion Grundy
2.40 SENIOR English 1. A programme of poems about animals including: ' The Dromedary ' by W. Y. Campbell , ' The Dove ' by John Keats. ' Milk for the Cat ' by Harold Munro. and ' The Cage ' by Ruth Manning Saunders. Script by Sam Langdon

Contributors

Talks:
Robert Clarke
Unknown:
Louise Peers
Unknown:
W. Y. Campbell
Unknown:
John Keats.
Unknown:
Harold Munro.
Unknown:
Ruth Manning Saunders.
Script By:
Sam Langdon

A weekly gramophone digest of news, views, and personalities in popular music
' From Far and Wide': music from Hungary, introduced by Matyas Seiber. ' Startrack,' a musical biography of Frank Sinatra. ' Transatlantic Spotlight': Denis Preston interviews Lena Horne
Introduced by Paul Martin Edited by Thurstan Holland

Contributors

Introduced By:
Matyas Seiber.
Unknown:
Frank Sinatra.
Unknown:
Denis Preston
Unknown:
Lena Horne
Introduced By:
Paul Martin
Edited By:
Thurstan Holland

Conducted this week by Eric Newton
4.16 Films: Freda Bruce Lockhart
4.25 Theatre: Philip Hope-Wallace
4.33 Books: John Connell
4.42 Radio: Rose Macaulay
4.50 Press: Robert Sinclair

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Newton
Unknown:
Freda Bruce Lockhart
Unknown:
Philip Hope-Wallace
Unknown:
John Connell
Unknown:
Rose MacAulay
Unknown:
Robert Sinclair

' A Cow on the Line': story by Meryon Vance , told by May E. Jenkin (Elizabeth)
5.15 ' La Belle France': a return journey in time. C. Gordon Glover renews acquaintance with the lovely country he first visited as a boy
With Bruce Belfrage. Raf de la Torre. Edward Forsythe , Peter Claughton , Betty Hardy Patience Collier, Patricia Hayes , ami Judith Fellows
Production by Derek McCulloch

Contributors

Story By:
Meryon Vance
Unknown:
E. Jenkin
Unknown:
C. Gordon
Unknown:
Bruce Belfrage.
Unknown:
Raf de la Torre.
Unknown:
Edward Forsythe
Unknown:
Peter Claughton
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Judith Fellows
Production By:
Derek McCulloch

with Kenneth Home
Sam Costa , Maurice Denham
Maureen Riscoe Helen Hill
, The Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Stanley Black
Script by Richard Murdoch and Kenneth Horne
Production by Leslie Bridgmont

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Sam Costa
Unknown:
Maurice Denham
Unknown:
Maureen Riscoe
Unknown:
Helen Hill
Conducted By:
Stanley Black
Script By:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Production By:
Leslie Bridgmont

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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