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Regional Variations (2)

Cricket: Hampshire v. South Africans.

BBC Home Service West

Directed by Tolchard Evans with Marcia Owen
Eric Whitley , Dick James
Orchestrations by Ray Terry
Devised by John Watt
Production by Glyn Jones

Contributors

Directed By:
Tolchard Evans
Unknown:
Marcia Owen
Unknown:
Eric Whitley
Unknown:
Dick James
Unknown:
Ray Terry
Unknown:
John Watt
Production By:
Glyn Jones

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour: serial play, ' In the Service of the Dragon '—4.

BBC Home Service Welsh

' Se'a Rogues and Land Hoards '
Yarns about pirates and hidden treasure by Lt.-Commander Douglas V. Duff. R.N.V.R.
4 — ' Mrs. Ching, the Pirate '
5.15 ' No Boats on Bannermere by Geoffrey Trease
Adapted by Norma Wilson
4—' Treasure Trove '
Produced by Herbert Smith

Contributors

Adapted By:
Norma Wilson
Produced By:
Herbert Smith
Bill:
Keith Brooks
Sue:
Margaret Grassby
Mother:
Madeleine Vacher
Penny:
Ann Craig
Tim:
Tony Simpson
Sir Alfred:
Fred Fairclough
Matson:
Norman Somers
Mise Florey:
Georgie Henschel
Kingsford:
Geoffrey Banks
Mrs Grimethorpe:
Mildred Dyson
Coroner:
Reginald Waithmain
Professor Lang:
Randal Herley
Hammerton:
Trevor Hill

Regional Variations (6)

Man to Man

BBC Home Service Midland

Byd Natur.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Sporting Preview: coming events during the next week

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' The Antagonists ': story by Alexander Reid.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Norman Evans in ' Over the Garden Wall.'

BBC Home Service North

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Campion
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Shorty:
Jerry Verno
Inspector Allanson:
John Stevens
Vanni:
Robert Rietty
Bowder:
Tommy Duggan
Waiter:
Dino Galvani

Regional Variations (3)

Victor Thornburrow (oboe): Havelock Nelson (piano)

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Seaside Variety: excerpt from ' Show Time of 1951 ' from South Parade Pier, Southsea.

BBC Home Service West

' Friendly Relations '
Written by Colin D. Willock
Produced by Charles Maxwell

Contributors

Written By:
Colin D. Willock
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell
Georg e Biaithwaite:
Richard Atteraborough
Joan Braithwaite:
Sheila Sim
Bill:
Roy Plomley
Mother:
Joan Young
Vicar:
Ian Sadler
Ernest:
Reginald Purdell
Lawyer:
John Stevens
Aunt Ermyntrude:
Gwen Day Burroughs
Miss Hughes:
Mary Jones
Mr Potter:
Reginald Purdell
Miss Gittins:
Sheila Raynor
Jim:
John Stevens

Regional Variations (3)

'A Study in Tranquillity ': Charlotte Ballard talks about the Ledbury district of Herefordshire.

BBC Home Service Midland

Capital Letter: an Edinburgh review, by Aidan Thomson.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Music by Julius Harrison
William Parsons (baritone) accompanied by the composer
Watson Fonbes (viola)
Alan Richardson (piano)
Songs:
A Cavalier to his Lady Merciless Beauty
Scema: The Recrui.tin'g Sergeant Jolly Robin
Sonata In C minor, for viola and piano

Contributors

Music By:
Julius Harrison
Baritone:
William Parsons
Viola:
Watson Fonbes
Piano:
Alan Richardson

Regional Variations (2)

Two Short Stories: ' Be a Good Boy.' by Jack Seddon; ' Second Thoughts,' by Sam Birtwhistle.

BBC Home Service North

The story of a forgotten campaign by A. F. Birch-Jones
In 1918 the speaker was detailed to report to Eastern Command at Colchester and to say the one word ' Syren.' He did so and that was the beginning of a ' special assignment,* a journey to Murmansk and a year of life within the Arctic Circle.

Contributors

Unknown:
A. F. Birch-Jones

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