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Regional Variations (3)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Children's Hour: dramatised story of George Routledge (1812-1888)

BBC Home Service North

' Findings are Keepings ': a story by Barbara Leonie Picard , told by David
Miles Baster (violin)
5.30 ' Fifty Years of Life ': Commander Stephen King-Hall looks back over the many interesting events that have come his way. 6—' People I Have Met'
5.50 Children's Hour prayers conducted by Donald Soper


Story By:
Barbara Leonie Picard
Miles Baster
Stephen King-Hall
Conducted By:
Donald Soper

Regional Variations (2)

Festival: weekly magazine

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Highlights of the Show World
You are invited to listen to stars of the stage, screen, radio, and concert platform, with the augmented BBC Variety Orchestra
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston


Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

Regional Variations (3)

Royal Cowes: a hundred years of yachting on the Solent. This year marks the centenary of the America's- Cup Race, and the programme tells how the Solent has become one of the most popular sailing centres in Britain.

BBC Home Service West

'Cymru 1851 ': rhaglen wedi ei threfnu a'i chyfansoddi gan Helen Ramage. (Welsh feature).

BBC Home Service Welsh

An Irish Ballad Opera
Written by Alan Lomax
with Seamus Ennis
Narrator Bart Bastable
Sweeney Walter Mackin
Sheila, his wife Una Collins
Pat Cleary...........Seamus Ennis
Kitty Robin Roberts
Moira...................Maire Mulvey
The Bard Seamus Healy
Connie Jackie McGowran
Magee.........................Ray Croft
Traditional singers: Maire O'Sullivan, Kitty Gallagher, Maire Keohane Sean MacDonagh and Michael Cronin Accordionist, Stella Seaven The Ballinakill Ceili Band


Regional Variations (3)

' From Prize Ring to Pulpit ': talk by Athelstan Popkess.

BBC Home Service Midland

Gaelic story.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Wynford Vaughan Thomas introduces you to interesting places in the largest city in the world
3—Old Father Thames
Programme produced by Bernard Lyons


Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Produced By:
Bernard Lyons

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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