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Prayer
0 worship the King (S.P. 618; A. and M. 167; C.H. 9; P. and H. 17, all omitting vv. 3, 5: Tune, Hanover)
Interlude: The Trial before Pilate
Prayers; the Prayer for Today; the Lord's Prayer
At the name of Jesus (S.P. 392, omitting vv. 2, 3, 6, 7; A. and M. 306, omitting vv. 2, 3, 4. 7; C.H. 178, omitting vv. 2, 6; P. and H. 80, omitting v. 4: Tune, Evelyns)
Blessing

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Storiau: Ty Bach Twt, by Gwvnallt Evans.

BBC Home Service Welsh

music AND MOVEMENT i, by Christine Trodd
11.20 GENERAL science. Man and Energy. 6-Wasted Energy. Script by J. G. Porter , Ph.D., F.R.A.S.
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. The Problem of Evil and the Doctrine of Redemption. 10 — ' The Meaning of the Cross': the second of two talks by Douglas Stewart , Minister of Pinner Free Church

Contributors

Unknown:
Christine Trodd
Script By:
J. G. Porter
Unknown:
Douglas Stewart

A spontaneous discussion between
C. A. Joyce
Lady Violet Bonham Carter
Morgan Phillips
Hubert Ashton , m.p.
Travelling Question-Master.
Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
From The Royal Cornwall Infirmary,
Truro

Contributors

Unknown:
C. A. Joyce
Unknown:
Lady Violet Bonham Carter
Unknown:
Morgan Phillips
Unknown:
Hubert Ashton
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

STORIES AND RHYMES.'Catimatita': a Portuguese fairy-tale, adapted for broadcasting by Norma Douglas -Henry
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH II. 'Simon' by Rosemary Sutcliff , adapted for broadcasting by Philippa rearce. Part 2
2.40 INTERVAL MUSIC
2.45 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH.'Barbe-Bleue': dramatisation of the short story by Charles Perrault. Script by Sonia Windsor

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Norma Douglas
Unknown:
Rosemary Sutcliff
Story By:
Charles Perrault.
Script By:
Sonia Windsor

Regional Variations (2)

Trevor Brookes and his Dance Orchestra.

BBC Home Service Midland

' The New Job ' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Horace Percival , Doris Rogers
Molly Weir
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet
Written by Bob Block
Ronnie Hanbury , and Bebe Daniels
Incidental music by Arthur Wilkinson
Production by Tom Ronald
(The recorded broadcast of December 30 in the Light Programme)

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Lyon
Unknown:
Richard Lyon
Unknown:
Horace Percival
Unknown:
Doris Rogers
Unknown:
Molly Weir
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Written By:
Bob Block
Written By:
Ronnie Hanbury
Written By:
Bebe Daniels
Music By:
Arthur Wilkinson
Production By:
Tom Ronald

Regional Variations (5)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Children's Hour. Nursery Sing-Song. Story. Animals from Belle Vue Zoo.

BBC Home Service North

Children's Story. A Tammy Troot story. ' Down at the Mains.'

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children's Hour in Welsh. Story. Programme about Handel.

BBC Home Service Welsh

For Younger Listeners
' Once Upon a Time '
' Old Peter's Russian Tales' by Arthur Ransome told by David
6 (and last): Salt'
'Once upon a time there were three brothers, and their father was a great merchant who sent his ships far over the sea, and traded here and there in countries the names of which I, being an old man, can never rightly call to mind. Well, the names of the two elder brothers do not matter, but the youngest was called Ivan the Ninny, because he was always playing and never working; and if there was a silly thing to do, why, off he went and did it.....'
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
'Where shall wisdom be found? '
A new Bible competition set by Ormerod Greenwood followed by 'Flying Rabbits'
Talk by Stafford Byrne
* A black shape hurtled out of the air, landed almost on me, and disappeared into the rabbit burrow..... ' Strange things can happen in an Australian February midsummer.

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Ransome
Unknown:
Ormerod Greenwood
Talk By:
Stafford Byrne

Regional Variations (7)

News.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News.

BBC Home Service Midland

News.

BBC Home Service North

News..

BBC Home Service West

Money for Land and Buildings by D. R. Denman
How far is agriculture finding the money for buildings and land improvement from its own enterprise? This question, and other matters affecting agricultural land capital, are considered by Dr. Denman of the Department of Estate Management, University of Cambridge.

Contributors

Unknown:
D. R. Denman

Regional Variations (3)

Sports Forum- at Llanelly.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Music in Limelight: highlights from the series.

BBC Home Service West

in the Borough of Swillit-Down-Quick with Violet Carson
Jack Watson , Deryck Guyler
Fred Yule , Billie Whitelaw
Bretton Woods , Cass James
Script by Cass James
Produced by Ronnie Taylor

Contributors

Unknown:
Violet Carson
Unknown:
Jack Watson
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Fred Yule
Unknown:
Billie Whitelaw
Unknown:
Bretton Woods
Unknown:
Cass James
Script By:
Cass James
Produced By:
Ronnie Taylor

Regional Variations (5)

' Gwr Llonydd ': Welsh play by John Gwilym Jones.

BBC Home Service Welsh

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The Countryside: Coin St. Aldwyn, Gloucestershire.

BBC Home Service Midland

' Northerners ' talk about life and work: Flora Robson.

BBC Home Service North

A history of The Royal Marines
Written by Robert Pocock
Produced by Francis Dillon

Contributors

Written By:
Robert Pocock
Produced By:
Francis Dillon

with Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan in ' The End '
Cast in order of speaking:
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer, Wallace Greenslade
Script by Eric Sykes and Spike Milligan
Production by Peter Eton
Senor Gonzales Mess , string attache to the South-American Consulate in Salisbury, finds a loaded banana in a secret carboy of creosote consigned to the consul, Senor Scatheplunger. Inspector Neddie Seagoon is faced with the job of finding the consul's would-be assassin. What is an unopened box of lurgiridden Rumanian tennis balls doing in Major Bloodnok's overcoat pocket, and why is the mysterious Doctor Rheingold Fnutt furtively selling bagpipes mixture in Salisbury market?

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Max Geldray
Conducted By:
Wally Stott
Announcer:
Wallace Greenslade
Script By:
Eric Sykes
Script By:
Spike Milligan
Production By:
Peter Eton
Unknown:
Senor Gonzales Mess
Mr Crun:
Peter Sellers
Miss Bannister:
Spike Milligan
Neddie Seagoon:
Harry Secombe
Major Bloodnok:
Peter Sellers
Eccles:
Spike Milligan
Fred Stewart:
Harry Secombe
Gladys Snagge:
Spike Milligan
Bluebottle:
Peter Sellers

Regional Variations (4)

Musicians' Choice: records introduced by Reginald Redman.

BBC Home Service West

' The Llangyllwch Chronicle': story by James Hanley.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Mary Alexander (mezzo-soprano Songs of the Hebrides.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Impromptu in F sharp, Op. 36 Twenty-four Preludes, Op. 28 played by Peter Katin (piano)

Contributors

Piano:
Peter Katin

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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