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RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. ' Who was Jesus of Nazareth?' 'Portrait of Jesus: 2-His Use of Power.' Written and narrated by Douglas Stewart , Minister of Pinner Free Church
A programme illustrating the political controversy and incipient revolt against Roman rule which was the background of many of Christ's sayings and actions.
10.5 NEWS COMMENTARY

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Stewart

A song-a-minute selection of popular melodies old and new sung by Pearl Carr, Harry Dawson, Louise Traill, Johnny Johnston, Johnny Webb and the Keynotes with instrumental accompaniment.

Contributors

Singer:
Pearl Carr
Singer:
Harry Dawson
Singer:
Louise Traill
Singer:
Johnny Johnston
Singer:
Johnny Webb
Singers;:
The Keynotes
Producer:
Johnnie Stewart

Regional Variations (3)

Works Wonders from an aircraft factory at Bolton.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

with Deryck Guyler
Steve Conway , Doris Rogers
Daphne Anderson
Wilfred Babbage
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fen. oulhet
Produced by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Steve Conway
Unknown:
Doris Rogers
Unknown:
Daphne Anderson
Unknown:
Wilfred Babbage
Conducted By:
Paul Fen.
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. Here-ward (1070).' Script by Rhoda Power
2.20 PROSE AND VERSE READINGS. 'The Highwayman': a narrative poem by Alfred Noyes
2.30 LET'S JOIN IN. 'The Bear and the LitWe Girl a a story from 'Wild Geese and Other Russian Fables ' by M. Bulatov , adapted for broadcasting by Miriam LaMgdon
2.50 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. ' The Wood Wind': second of two illustrated talks by Archie Camden
3.10 LET'S HEAR IT AGAIN. Ostinato (St. Pauls Suite) (Hoist) and March: Pomp and Circumstance No. 1 (Elgar)

Contributors

Script By:
Rhoda Power
Unknown:
Alfred Noyes
Unknown:
M. Bulatov
Broadcasting By:
Miriam Lamgdon
Unknown:
Archie Camden

Ralph Wightman
Compton Mackenzie
Frank Byere
Percy Cudlipp
Travelling Question-Master,
Freddy Gnisewood
From the Territorial Army Centre.
Andover, Hampshire
Produced by Nicholas Crocker

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
Compton MacKenzie
Unknown:
Frank Byere
Unknown:
Percy Cudlipp
Question-Master:
Freddy Gnisewood
Produced By:
Nicholas Crocker

Regional Variations (4)

Children: Wandering with Nomad; talk.

BBC Home Service North

Children: including Exploring the Hut Country.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children: including Nature Diary

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' Tales of Little Grey Rabbit' by Alison Uttley
Arranged with music and told by David
1—' Little Grey Rabbit
,Makes Lace'
Singer, Diana Maddox
5.30 Zoo News
A discussion between Jack Lester , Curator of Reptiles, and L. C. Bushby , Curator of Insects at the London Zoo
5.50 This week's programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Alison Uttley
Told By:
David
Singer:
Diana Maddox
Unknown:
Jack Lester
Unknown:
L. C. Bushby

Regional Variations (3)

For N. Ireland Farmers

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The Faith in the West: talks.

BBC Home Service West

A series of six broadcasts on the nature of evidence. Historians, scientists, philosophers, and others describe the process by which they discover facts and come to conclusions, and show why they believe their findings to be true
1-How Does the Jury Know?
How does the law arrive at the truth? What are the special problems of legal evidence? Are all honest witnesses reliable? What are the dangers of circumstantial evidence? A barrister is cross-examined on these and other points by S. G. Raybould , Director of Extra-Mural Studies at the University of Leeds
The programme is introduced by the story of a dispute, dramatised by Jenifer Wayne

Contributors

Unknown:
S. G. Raybould
Dramatised By:
Jenifer Wayne

Regional Variations (5)

Serial play: ' Man Overboard — 1.'

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The Al Read Show.

BBC Home Service North

Survey of agriculture in Leicestershire and Rutland.

BBC Home Service Midland

' Llwybrau Cam — 1 : drama gyfres newydd.

BBC Home Service Welsh

or ' The Gift of the Gag ' involving Louise Howard
Muriel Cooke , Chappie D'Amato
Paul Fenoulhet and the Augmented Variety Orchestra and a number of unsuspecting visitors
The box is packed and posted by Tommy Trinder
Monja Danischewskv and Ronnie Hanbury
Produced by Johnnie Stewart

Contributors

Unknown:
Louise Howard
Unknown:
Muriel Cooke
Unknown:
Chappie D'Amato
Unknown:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
Monja Danischewskv
Unknown:
Ronnie Hanbury
Produced By:
Johnnie Stewart

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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