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Announcements.

BBC Home Service North

Introduced by Leslie Mitchell
This week's edition includes the following recorded items:
The Film Alphabet: 'Z is for Zampi ': Jeanne Heal introduces Mario Zampi
Filming the Royal Procession in colour. Executive producer Howard Thomas and camera producer Terry Ashwood discuss their plans at a camera rehearsal for the Coronation film Elizabeth is Queen '
Picture Puzzle: a not too serious quiz in which the chairman, John Slater , poses some questions for the resident team, Peter Noble and Margaret Hinxman , and the guests, Anne Crawford and Bill McWhittey
(Continued in next column)
Excerpts from the sound-track of the A.C.T. Films Ltd. production ' The Final Test." starring Jack Warner. Robert Morley , and Brenda Bruce
Script written by Michael Storm
Produced by Pat Osborne

Contributors

Introduced By:
Leslie Mitchell
Unknown:
Mario Zampi
Producer:
Howard Thomas
Producer:
Terry Ashwood
Unknown:
John Slater
Unknown:
Peter Noble
Unknown:
Margaret Hinxman
Unknown:
Anne Crawford
Unknown:
Bill McWhittey
Unknown:
Jack Warner.
Unknown:
Robert Morley
Unknown:
Brenda Bruce
Written By:
Michael Storm
Produced By:
Pat Osborne

by R. F. Delderfield
Adapted for broadcasting by Peggy Wells
[Starring] Leslie Dwyer

Contributors

Author:
R. F. Delderfield
Adapted for broadcasting by:
Peggy Wells
Production:
Ayton Whitaker
George Palfrey:
Leslie Dwyer
Frank Gilpin:
John Wynn
Gnaaie Palfrey:
Myrtle Reed
Alice Palfrey (Lal):
Elsa Palmer
Gloria Palfrey:
Gwenda Wilson
Harry Palifirey:
Ronald Wilson
'Erbie Gilpin:
Anthony Green
Huck Kauffmam:
Arthur Hill

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. Play ; sgwrs.

BBC Home Service Welsh

For Older Children
I Want To Be ... a radiographer
Tenth in a series of programmes about careers for boys and girls
Written by Harry Rogers
Produced by John Lane
See ' For the Children '-page 39
5.30 For Children of All Ages
Children's Country Dance Party
Traditional songs games, and diances with the Birmingham Square Dance Quartet (Leader, Eric Blythe ) and Nan Fleming-Williams (violin)
Songs by Pat Preece
Introduced by Sibyl Clark with Freddie Buhler of California as guest caller

Contributors

Written By:
Harry Rogers
Produced By:
John Lane
Leader:
Eric Blythe
Violin:
Nan Fleming-Williams
Songs By:
Pat Preece
Introduced By:
Sibyl Clark
Unknown:
Freddie Buhler

The Need for
Livestock Improvement
Talk by M. M. Cooper Professor of Agriculture
Wye College, Kent
If the people of Britain are to enjoy the luxury of bacon and eggs and beefsteaks, then every animal on the farm must produce ito its full capacity: there are doubts at present as to whether our animals are doing so.

Contributors

Talk By:
M. M. Cooper

Regional Variations (6)

'The Student Prince.': operetta by Sigmund Romberg. Maureen Springer (soprano). Row-land Jones (tenor), John Morgan (baritone), Penanth Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society, BBC Welsh Orchestra, conducted by Arwel Hughes.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Problem programme,

BBC Home Service Scottish

Home and Away: true stories recorded by listeners,.

BBC Home Service West

The Thursday Play: 'The Chalford Wonder,' a football comedy.

BBC Home Service North

Talk by Sidney Coleman on caravanning.

BBC Home Service Midland

A further series of adventures from the exciting early days of the famous Force
with Harry Towb, Charles Richardson and Arthur Lowe
Written by Max Kester
Produced by Jacques Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Towb
Unknown:
Charles Richardson
Unknown:
Arthur Lowe
Written By:
Max Kester
Producer:
Jacques Brown

with Kitty Bluett
Peter Sellers , Patricia Hayes
Patricia Gilbert , Charles Hawtrey
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Eddie Maguire
George Wadmore and Ted Ray
Produced by George Inns

Contributors

Unknown:
Kitty Bluett
Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Patricia Gilbert
Unknown:
Charles Hawtrey
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
Eddie Maguire
Script By:
George Wadmore
Script By:
Ted Ray
Produced By:
George Inns

Regional Variations (2)

Discussion between specialists and learners a.bout learning Wetsh through radio.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Pax Pacifica
A discussion on the implications of post-war planning of strategic defence in the Pacific area, with special reference to the Anzus Pact
Speakers:
Richard Goold-Adams
Bruce Miller
Rear-Adminal Angus Nicholl ,
C.B., C.B.E., D.S.O.
Professor F. L. W. Wood
Chairman, Chester Wilmot

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Goold-Adams
Unknown:
Bruce Miller
Unknown:
Rear-Adminal Angus Nicholl
Unknown:
Professor F. L. W. Wood
Unknown:
Chester Wilmot

A weekly programme about work in the world of science
The Chlorophyll Story by Magnus Pyke , Ph.D.
The interest that chlorophyll-the green colouring matter in plants-has aroused in the public mind is one of the most remarkable phenomena of recent years. In this talk the speaker examines the evidence on whioh rhe claims for chlonophyll's properties are based.

Contributors

Story By:
Magnus Pyke

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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