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Regional Variations (2)

Ministry of Agriculture bulletin and announcements

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

from a colliery near Deal
with Jack Simpson, Billy (Sexton) McCombe, Doreen Harris, Derek Roy
James Moody at the piano
Harold Smart at the organ
Presented by John Ellison

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Simpson
Unknown:
Doreen Harris
Unknown:
Derek Roy
Unknown:
James Moody
Presented By:
John Ellison

Regional Variations (2)

Schools: Scottish Affairs.

BBC Home Service Scottish

FOR the FOURTEENS.' Pathway and Bridle Track '—2. ' Village Survey ': Victor Bonham-Carter describes the surveying of rights of way in a Somerset village
2.20 ADVENTURES IN MUSIC. 'Together Again ': an illustrated talk on orchestral instruments by Roger Fiske
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH II. 'The Exploits of Brigadier Gerard ': ' How the Brigadier was tempted by the Devil,' from the book bv Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Adapted for broadcasting by Philippa Pearce

Contributors

Unknown:
Victor Bonham-Carter
Unknown:
Roger Fiske
Unknown:
Sir Arthur Conan
Broadcasting By:
Philippa Pearce

from Norwich Cathedral
Versifies and Responses Psalm 119, vv. 1-32
First Lesson: Malachi 4
Office hymn: Sing we the praises of the great forerunner (A. and M. 551)
Magnificat: Tone 5 (Fauxbourdon by Orlando Gibbons)
Second Lesson: St. Matthew 11, vv. 2-19
(Continued in next column)
Nunc dimittis: Tone 1 (Fauxbourdon by Orlando Gibbons)
Creed; Versicles and Responses; Collects
Anthem: This is the record of John (St. John 1, vv. 19-23) (Orlando Gibbons)
Prayers and Grace
Organist and Master of the Choristers, Dr. Heathcote Statham

Contributors

Organist and Master of the Choristers:
Dr. Heathcote Statham

Regional Variations (6)

Children's Hour.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children's Hour.

BBC Home Service North

Awr Y Plant.

BBC Home Service Welsh

) Children's Hour: gardening discussion*; play. Rushy Fen.'

BBC Home Service Midland

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' You and your Handwriting': Frank Delino gives the results of the competition he set on May 27
5.15 Young Artists Entertain
Janet Hilton (piano)
' Bubble': a true story by Veronica Gascoigne , Janet Daynes , and Carol Thomson , told by Janet Daynes and A story and a poem by Catherine Buckley and Guy Ottewell

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Delino
Piano:
Janet Hilton
Story By:
Veronica Gascoigne
Story By:
Janet Daynes
Story By:
Carol Thomson
Told By:
Janet Daynes
Unknown:
Catherine Buckley
Unknown:
Guy Ottewell

Richard Dimbleby travels over on the Lymington-Yarmouth ferry and on the way calls up commentators at points of interest or entertainment on the island
Commentators:
Raymond Glendenning at a holiday camp at Freshwater
David Lloyd James at Carisbrooke Castle
John Snagge at the Royal Yacht Squadron Castle at Cowes
Henry Riddell at Osborne House
The programme also includes a short visit to ' The Revels of 1952 ' Concert Party at the Pavilion, Sandown

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Dimbleby
Unknown:
Raymond Glendenning
Unknown:
David Lloyd James
Unknown:
John Snagge
Unknown:
Henry Riddell

Regional Variations (2)

'One Girl's War': story of an A.T.S. Private.

BBC Home Service Welsh

from the book
' The Daughter of Time ' by Josephine Tey
Inspector Grant investigates a case from the past: did Richard III really murder the Princes in the Tower?
Production by Nesta Pain who writes on page 4

Contributors

Unknown:
Josephine Tey
Unknown:
Inspector Grant
Production By:
Nesta Pain
Presenter:
Richard Williams
Grant:
John Slater
Marta Hallard:
Ellen Pollock
Midget:
Patricia Hilliard
Surgeon:
Russell Napier
Sgt Williams:
Richard George
Matron:
Susan Richards
Brent Carradine:
Ronan O'Casey
Porter:
Joe Sterne

Paying for our Food
Talk by Cyril Osborne M.P. ,
Our food requirements must to a great extent regulate our export policy. Mr. Osborne, whose business experience includes the textile and grocery industries, considers the origins of our supplies of food from overseas and the importance of our exports to those countries.

Contributors

Talk By:
Cyril Osborne M.P.

Regional Variations (2)

Irish Rhvthms

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Those Crazy People
Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe Michael Bentine
Spike Milligan with The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray
The Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Stanley Black
Script written by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens and edited by Jimmy Grafton
Produced by Dennis Main Wilson

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Michael Bentine
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Max Geldray
Conducted By:
Stanley Black
Written By:
Spike Milligan
Written By:
Larry Stephens
Edited By:
Jimmy Grafton
Produced By:
Dennis Main Wilson

Regional Variations (4)

Viewpoint: Hilton Brown.

BBC Home Service Scottish

' Nocturne BBC Northern Orchestra; Maia Ladies' Choir.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

5-Innocence
Passages from
' Childhood, Boyhood and Youth' by Count Leo Tolstoy
Read by John Glen

Contributors

Unknown:
Count Leo Tolstoy
Read By:
John Glen

Regional Variations (3)

Ceilidh.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Douglas Guest (organ); Salisbury Cathedral Choir.

BBC Home Service West

Frauenliebe und -Leben
Seit ich ihn gesehen ; Er, der Herrlichste von Allen; Ich kann's nicht fassen, nicht glauben; Du Ring an meinem Finger; Helft mir, ihr Schwestern: Siisser Freund, du blickest mich verwundert an; An meinem Herzon. an meiner Brust; Nun hast du mir den ersten Schmerz gethan sung by Flora Nielsen (mezzo-soprano) with Ernest Lush (accompanist)

Contributors

Sung By:
Flora Nielsen
Accompanist:
Ernest Lush

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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