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Prayer
Praise. my soul, the King of Heaven
(S.P. 623; A. and M. 298: C.H. 21, omitting v. 4: Tune, Praise my soul)
Interlude: 'Philip and the man of Ethiopia '
Prayers: the Prayer of thanksgiving; the Lord's Prayer
In Christ there is no East or West
(S.P. 537: Tune. St. Stephen (Newington))
Blessing

Victor Harding (bass-baritone)
Frederick Stone (accompanist)
The Zephyr Trio: Gareth Morris (flute)
Evelvn Rothwell (oboe)
Widfrid Parry (piano)

Contributors

Bass-Baritone:
Victor Harding
Accompanist:
Frederick Stone
Flute:
Gareth Morris
Oboe:
Evelvn Rothwell
Piano:
Widfrid Parry

TRAVEL TALK. Round the Pacific. ' A journey along the Yangtzekiang, a busy Chinese river.' Material supplied by Dixon Hoste
2.20 LET'S JOIN IN. The Tale of Danny Boy the Donkey,' by Ursula Hourihane
2.40 LOOKING AT THINGS. ' What makes a Good Neighbourhood?' Herbert Hunter describes a visit to Larsbury, the new Neighbourhood Unit at present being built in the heart of London

Contributors

Unknown:
Dixon Hoste
Unknown:
Danny Boy
Unknown:
Ursula Hourihane
Unknown:
Herbert Hunter

A new serial play written for broadcasting by Marjorie Wynn-Williams
2— 'The Cave of the Four Winds '
Production bv Lorraine Davies
Professor Mallory and his companions have been obliged to make a forced landing while flying over Tibet. There they come upon the lonely monastery of Ling-Kor at the edge of the Chang Tang Plateau. They soon learn that the monastery holds many strange secrets.

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Marjorie Wynn-Williams
Unknown:
Lorraine Davies
Professor Roger Mallory:
Evan Watkins
Jane, his niece:
Helen Miller
Philip Lorn:
John Darran
David Gray:
Basil Jones
John Jenkins:
Peter Edwards
Hank Hooper:
Ray Byrnes
Pe-ba:
Ennis Tinmusche
Jigeme her brother:
Glyn Hardwicke
Zban:
Dillwyn Owen
Dr Yago:
Norman Wynne

Regional Variations (5)

'The American Musical: 1920-1930.' Part 2. Music of Vincent Youmans. Jerome Kern, and George Gershwin.

BBC Home Service Midland

Description, with recordings of the visit of Their Majesties the King and Queen to the Ulster Farm and Factory Exhibition at Castlereagh

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' South of the Haven ': picture of part of Pembrokeshire.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Discussion on view from Fountains Abbey. Yorkshire.

BBC Home Service North

The adventures of Shorty, a London taxi-driver by Cyril Campion and the Passenger
Pianist. Alan Paul
Production by Audrey Cameron

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Campion
Pianist:
Alan Paul
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Shorty:
Jerry Verno
Aubrey Summerset:
Patrick Waddington
Lady Rye:
Olwen Brookes
Inspector Bradley:
Ernest Jay
Swabey:
Gerald Campion

Regional Variations (3)

News in Gaelic.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Edward German's Theme and Six Diversions: BBC West of England Light Orchestra.

BBC Home Service West

A musical Irish blend with James Shaw
Rita Williams
John McKenna
The Melotones
Augmented
Light Orchestra
Conducted by David Curry

Contributors

Unknown:
James Shaw
Unknown:
Rita Williams
Unknown:
John McKenna
Conducted By:
David Curry

Regional Variations (5)

The York Mystery Plays

BBC Home Service North

French lesson.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Authors' Opinions: recordings made at West-Country Authors' Congress.

BBC Home Service West

Report on Northern Ireland parliamentary debates

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gypsy Songs, Op. 55 sung by Jean Watson (contralto)
Josephine Lee (accompanist)

Contributors

Contralto:
Jean Watson
Accompanist:
Josephine Lee

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.

About this data

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