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Questions of the moment put by members of the audience are discussed by John Arlott ; A. G. Street ; John Maude , K.C., M.P.; Sir Richard Acland , M.P.
Travelling Question-Master,
Freddy Grisewood
Presented by Nicholas Crocker

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
A. G. Street
Unknown:
John Maude
Unknown:
Sir Richard Acland
Unknown:
Freddy Grisewood
Presented By:
Nicholas Crocker

Stewart MacPherson puts all the questions; and Harold Berens , Gladys Hay , and Michael Moore know none of the answers
The Soup Stains
The Foulharmohic Orchestra
Directed by Jack Coles
Script by Ronnie Hanbury and George Wadmore
Produced by Neil Tuson

Contributors

Unknown:
Stewart MacPherson
Unknown:
Harold Berens
Unknown:
Gladys Hay
Unknown:
Michael Moore
Directed By:
Jack Coles
Script By:
Ronnie Hanbury
Script By:
George Wadmore
Produced By:
Neil Tuson

A play by Hugh Ross Williamson
Adapted by the author
Scene: The Palace of Greenwich between January 1579 and April 1580
Music composed and directed by, John Hotchkis
Singer, Martin Boddey
Produced by Archie Campbell

Contributors

Play By:
Hugh Ross Williamson
Directed By:
John Hotchkis
Singer:
Martin Boddey
Produced By:
Archie Campbell
Elizabeth, Queen of England:
Edith Evans
Robert, Earl of Leicester:
Andrew Cruickshank
William Cecil, Lord Burleigh:
Laidman Browne
Jean de Simier, Baron de St Marc:
Hugh Burden
Bernardino de Mendoza (Spanish Ambassador):
Raf de la Torre
Lettice, Dowager Countess of Essex:
Lydia Sherwood
Frangois de Valois, Due d'Anjou:
Reginald Beckwith
John a fanatic:
Martin Lewis
Kate:
Dorothy Summers
Gervase a page:
David Spenser

Regional Variations (4)

Children's Hour: including Dee,Don, and the Dominie,'a light-hearted Nor-Easter.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children's Hour: the story of Corfe Castle.

BBC Home Service West

As West.

BBC Home Service North

' Jennings at School'
by Anthony Buckeridge
Production by David Davis
1— 'Jennings and the Tinkling Glass '
Jennings, Darbishire, and Co., still a little light-headed at the high position they reached in the last Children's Hour Request Week, are back at school again after the summer holiday. Time has not altered any of them very much, and in the new series of plays beginning today you will meet most of the old friends, as well as several new ones.
5.40 'I Know What I Like': a new series of personal-choice record programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Buckeridge
Production By:
David Davis
Jennings:
David Page
Darbishire:
Loris Somerville
Mr Carter:
Geoffrey Wincott
Mr Wilkins:
Wilfred Babbage
The Headmaster:
Laidman Browne
General Merridew:
Norman Shelley
Temple:
Derek Rock
Venables:
John Bishop
Atkinson:
John Cavanah

Regional Variations (6)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Welsh sports results.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Midland news.

BBC Home Service Midland

Sports Special.

BBC Home Service North

Sport in the West.

BBC Home Service West

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Edith Lewin
Master of Ceremonies,
A. J. Latimer
Script written and programme introduced by Freddy Grisewood

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Unknown:
Edith Lewin
Unknown:
A. J. Latimer
Introduced By:
Freddy Grisewood

Regional Variations (4)

Sport in the Midlands.

BBC Home Service Midland

Welsh Bandstand. Rhos Silver Band.

BBC Home Service Welsh

The Willowfield Military Band; the Thirty-Ninth (Belfast) Old Boys' Flute Band

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Interesting people who are
In Town Tonight interviewed by John Ellison
' Let's Go Somewhere ' with Brian Johnston
Produced by Peter Duncan

Contributors

Interviewed By:
John Ellison
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Produced By:
Peter Duncan

Warden and West
Arnie Kitson
Jon Pertwee
Rawicz and Landauer
Jeanne de Casalis and Kenneth Horne
Robert Wilson
Arthur Askey
BBC Variety Orchestra Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Master of Ceremonies, Ted Ray
Producer, Michael North

Contributors

Unknown:
Arnie Kitson
Unknown:
Jon Pertwee
Unknown:
Jeanne de Casalis
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Unknown:
Robert Wilson
Unknown:
Arthur Askey
Conductor:
Rae Jenkins
Unknown:
Ted Ray
Producer:
Michael North

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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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More