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Regional Variations (2)

Pre-Coronation Service for Schools, conducted by the Head-master of Jordanhill College School. Preacher, the Rev. Donald M. HcFarlan.

BBC Home Service Scottish

from Sandringham Parish Church
Prayers of Preparation
Christ's Summary of the Law The Collects
The Epistle: 1 Timothy 2, vv. 1-4 The Gospel: St. Luke 11, vv. 9-13 Nicene Creed
Offertory Sentence: 1 Thessalonians
5, vv. 12 and 13 Prayers
The Communion
The Lord's Prayer and Prayer of Oblation
Gloria in excelsis The Blessing
This broadcast has been specially arranged for rhose prevented by old age, s.ckness, or infirmity from attending a service of Holy Communion on the day of Her Majesty's Coronation, or on the Sunday preceding it.

by Robert Oxton Bolt
Cast in order of speaking:
Production by Norman Wright

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Oxton Bolt
Production By:
Norman Wright
Mrs Snow:
Eileen Thorndike
Binns:
Garard Green
Susan:
Virginia Winter
General Snow:
Allan Jeayes
An official:
Wyndham Milligan
Wilks:
Peter Coke
Miss Grit:
Georgina Waite
Mrs Font:
Hester Paton Brown
Lady Duckworth:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Ppengrip:
Douglas Hayes

A programme of music by Ivor Novello with Sylvia Cecil , Joan BramhaU
Harry Dawson
The Peter Knight Singers
The New Casino Orchestra Conducted by Rae Jenkins
Introduced by Charles Brewer
Producer, Eric Arden

Contributors

Music By:
Ivor Novello
Unknown:
Sylvia Cecil
Unknown:
Joan Bramhau
Unknown:
Harry Dawson
Conducted By:
Rae Jenkins
Introduced By:
Charles Brewer
Producer:
Eric Arden

Regional Variations (2)

Children* Hour. Nature scrapbook. —

BBC Home Service Scottish

For the Younger Ones
H. B. T. Wakelam talks about his memories of three Coronations
Diana Maddox , with David at the piano, sings some ' Songs of Kings and Queens' (words by Eleanor Farjeon and Herbert Farjeon , music by Eleanor Farjeon )
Henry V ; Elizabeth: Charles I ; Williiam and Mary: Anne; William IV ; Victoria
5.30 For Older Children
London Prepares
The last of a series of five programmes about the preparations in London for the Coronation
Wynford Vaughan Thomas at Buckingham Palace, John Snagge and Audrey Russell outside Westminster Abbey, Raymond Baxter and Talbot Duekmanton in Trafalgar Square, and Alun Williams overlooking Piccadilly Circus report from the processional route on the eve of Coronation
5.50 The week's programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Diana Maddox
Unknown:
Eleanor Farjeon
Unknown:
Herbert Farjeon
Music By:
Eleanor Farjeon
Music By:
Henry V
Unknown:
Charles I
Unknown:
William Iv
Unknown:
Wynford Vaughan
Unknown:
John Snagge
Unknown:
Audrey Russell
Unknown:
Raymond Baxter
Unknown:
Talbot Duekmanton
Unknown:
Alun Williams

Regional Variations (3)

Gathering of ex-servicemen and women, Cardiff.

BBC Home Service Welsh

BBC Midland Light Orchestra. Festival Concert from the Towr. Hall, Birmingham.

BBC Home Service Midland

Challenge Match
The resident team:
Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train , Richard Dimbleby versus
Frances Day , Irene Hentschel
Ivor Brown , Dick Richards
Kenneth Home , Brian Johnston
In the chair, Gilbert Harding

Contributors

Unknown:
Anona Winn
Unknown:
Joy Adamson
Unknown:
Jack Train
Unknown:
Richard Dimbleby
Unknown:
Frances Day
Unknown:
Irene Hentschel
Unknown:
Ivor Brown
Unknown:
Dick Richards
Unknown:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Gilbert Harding

Some oblique observations on the current festivities

with Eric Barker, Peter Ustinov, Alfred Marks, Roy Plomley, Pearl Hackney, Peter Jones, Maurice Denham, Stanley Unwin, F.R. Buckley, Graham Stark, Sidney Keith, Gwen Dante, Herbert Moslyn, Dick James, Lita Roza, The Stargazers and Malcolm Lockyer and his Orchestra

Contributors

Comedian:
Eric Barker
Comedian:
Peter Ustinov
Comedian:
Alfred Marks
Performer:
Roy Plomley
Comedienne:
Pearl Hackney
Comedian:
Peter Jones
Performer:
Maurice Denham
Comedian:
Stanley Unwin
Performer:
F.R. Buckley
Comedian:
Graham Stark
Performer:
Sidney Keith
Performer:
Gwen Dante
Performer:
Herbert Moslyn
Singer:
Dick James
Singer:
Lita Roza
Singers:
The Stargazers
Musicians:
Malcolm Lockyer and his Orchestra
Producer:
Pat Dixon

Produced by Mary Hope Allen

Contributors

Unknown:
William Shakespeare
Broadcasting By:
Herbert Farjeon
Unknown:
Arthur Lawrence
Unknown:
Edward Lexy
Conducted By:
Norman Demuth
Produced By:
Mary Hope Allen
The Shipmaster:
Cyril Shaps
The Bo'sun:
Frank Tickle
Alonzo, King of Naples:
Eric Porter
Antonio, the usurping Duke of Milan:
Hugh Manning
Gonzalo, an honest old counsellor:
Leon Quartermaine
Sebastian, brother to Alonzo:
Godfrey Kenton
Miranda, daughter to Prospero:
Peggy Brvan
Prospero, the rightful Duke of Milan:
John Gielgud
Ariel:
Jeremy Spenser
Caliban:
William Dt*vlin
Ferdinand, son to the King of Naples:
Derek Hart
Adrian, a lord:
Norman Claridge
Trinculo, a jester:
Leslie French
Stephano, a butler:
George Rose
Iris:
Lydia Sherwood
Ceres:
Susan Richards
Juno:
Grizelda Hervey
Ariel:
Iran Gordon Inglis
Juno:
Marjorie Thomas
Ceres.:
Joyce Gartside

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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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