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MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS, by Muriel Sandell
11.20 HISTORY I. For the Freedom of Parliament': the story of the struggle and death of Sir John Eliot. Script by Penelope Knox
11.40 PANORAMA. 'European Reconstruction': rebuilding Europe's airways. Script by Ivor Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Muriel Sandell
Unknown:
Sir John Eliot.
Script By:
Penelope Knox
Script By:
Ivor Jones

ADVENTURES IN music. The story of the English folk-song 'Brigg Fair.' Script by Eileen Browne
2.25 SENIOR ENGLISH II. ' Through the Gate of the Demons ': a talk about Mildred Cable's book ' The Gobi Desert.' Script by Sam Langdon

Contributors

Script By:
Eileen Browne
Script By:
Sam Langdon

from the Cathedral Church of St. Tello, Llandaff
Versicles and Responses
Psalm 132
First Lesson: Ecclesiasticus 50 (read in Welsh)
Magnificat (Gray in A)
Second Lesson: 2 Corinthians 6. 1-10
(read in English)
Nunc dimittis (Gray in A)
Creed and Collects
Give me the wings of faith (Bullock) Prayers
What are these that glow (E.H. 203)
Organist and Master of Choristers.
Dr. Thomas Hatford

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr. Thomas Hatford

' The Lucky Pig '
Story by Modwena Sedgwick
Told by David Davis
5.15 Tunes You Like played by Jan Berenska and his Concert Orchestra sung by Dorothy Tarren
' Waking Up': a country talk by Syd Carter

Contributors

Story By:
Modwena Sedgwick
Told By:
David Davis
Played By:
Jan Berenska
Sung By:
Dorothy Tarren
Talk By:
Syd Carter

Regional Variations (3)

Film review by Leslie Withers.

BBC Home Service Midland

Radio Sports Club.

BBC Home Service London

Join Radio Sports Club and let the experts improve your game
Fishing Fine: Jack Hargreaves tries to land a human fish
Golf: Dai Rees on ' Finding the Green '
Road 'Walking: Jack Crump , British Olympic team manager, and Harold Wnitlock , former Olympic champion, on ' Training and Style '
Your queries answered by Rex Alston
Host. Howard Marshall
The Club meets a* the Pioneer Health Centre. Peckham London

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Hargreaves
Unknown:
Dai Rees
Unknown:
Jack Crump
Unknown:
Harold Wnitlock
Unknown:
Howard Marshall

Regional Variations (3)

Up Against It.'

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Jovce Grenfell and George Benson.

BBC Home Service London

with Nat Temple and his Orchestra
A weekly letter to a friend overseas written by Joyce Grenfell and George Benson
Production by Ronald Waldman

Contributors

Written By:
Joyce Grenfell
Written By:
George Benson
Production By:
Ronald Waldman

Regional Variations (5)

American Commentary.

BBC Home Service London

Cyfarchion Dydd Gwyl Dewi.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Part of the special Variety performance in the presence of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh. From the Usher Hall.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Boxing Commentary.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

by Joseph Barnes

Contributors

Unknown:
Joseph Barnes

Regional Variations (4)

Margherita Grandi (soprano); Marko Rothmuller (baritone); BBC Theatre Orchestra.

BBC Home Service London

t. Keverne Male Voice Choir

BBC Home Service West

Rhaglen o deyrnged i'r Dr. R. Williams Parry.

BBC Home Service Welsh

A programme of operatic music
Margherita Grandi (soprano)
Marko Rothmuller (baritone)
BBC Theatre Orchestra
(Leader. Alfred Barker )
Conductor, Walter Goehr

Contributors

Soprano:
Margherita Grandi
Baritone:
Marko Rothmuller
Leader:
Alfred Barker
Conductor:
Walter Goehr

Regional Variations (2)

Foreign Policy in Action': talk by Prof. E. L. Woodward.

BBC Home Service London

E.L. Woodward, Professor of Modern History at Oxford and joint editor of 'Documents on British Foreign Policy 1919-39,' gives the second of three talks on these documents and their significance for the historian.

Contributors

Speaker:
Professor E.L. Woodward

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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