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Regional Variations (2)

Service for Schools.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Prayer
My song is love unknown (BBC
Supplement 10: S.P. 127, omitting vv. 2, 4, 5. 6: P. and H. 65, omitting vv. 2. 4: Tune, Psalm 47)
Interlude: ' The Death of Jesus '
Prayers: the Prayer of St. Richard; the Lord's Prayer
There is a green hill (S.P. 131; A. and M. 332. omitting v. 4; C.H. 105, omitting v. 4; P. and H. 64, omitting v. 4: Tune. Horsley)
Blessing

on gramophone records
English Folk-song Suite (Vaughan
Williams): Philharmonic Promenade . Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Piano Concerto No. 5, in F (Egyptian)
(Saint-Saëns): Fabienne Jacquinot (piano), with the Westminster Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Anatole Fistoulari
Scherzo in B flat (Mussorgsky): Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Walter Susskind

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Piano:
Fabienne Jacquinot
Conducted By:
Anatole Fistoulari
Conducted By:
Walter Susskind

A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman
Percy Cudlipp
John Foot
Katherine Elliot
Travelling Question-Master
Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
From the County Secondary Modern School, Wirnborne Minster, Dorset

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
Percy Cudlipp
Unknown:
John Foot
Unknown:
Katherine Elliot
Unknown:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic Service.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Julius Harrison talks about some recently published part-songs of no great difficulty, which may be of special interest to amateur choral groups
The Hills (John Ireland)
Over hill, over dale (Vaughan
Williams)
How sweet I roamed (
Desmond Ratcliffe )
Flowers in the Valley (
Ernest Bullock )
The Babe so sweet (Gordon Jacob ) Herrick's Litany (Hugh Roberton ) Who is Sylvia? (Eric Thiman ) with the BBC Singers conducted by Julius Harrison

Contributors

Talks:
Julius Harrison
Unknown:
Desmond Ratcliffe
Unknown:
Ernest Bullock
Unknown:
Gordon Jacob
Unknown:
Hugh Roberton
Unknown:
Eric Thiman
Conducted By:
Julius Harrison

Regional Variations (2)

Welsh naturalists' braina trust.* * Recorded programme

BBC Home Service Welsh

' Your Presence is Requested ' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Horace Percival , Doris Rogers
Molly Weir , Hugh Morton
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Written by Bob Block ,
Ronnie Hanbury and Bebe Daniels
Incidental music by Arthur Wilkinson
Production by Tom Ronald

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Lyon
Unknown:
Richard Lyon
Unknown:
Horace Percival
Unknown:
Doris Rogers
Unknown:
Molly Weir
Unknown:
Hugh Morton
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 (3)

Children's Hour in Welsh. Hans Christian Andersen—1: series of Welsh dialogue plays.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Children. Dudley Zoo.

BBC Home Service Midland

For Younger Listeners
A Nursery Sing-Song with Vi and Trevor
' Enough to Make a Donkey Laugh': story by Muriel Holland , told by Herbert Smith
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
'Pistols for Two'
A Toytown play by S. G. Hulme Beaman
Production by Josephine Plummer

Contributors

Story By:
Muriel Holland
Told By:
Herbert Smith
Play By:
S. G. Hulme Beaman
Production By:
Josephine Plummer
Larry the Lamb:
Derek McCulloch
Narrator:
Derek McCulloch
Ernest the Policeman:
Peter Claughton
Mr Growser:
Ralph de Rohan
The Mayor of Toytown:
Felix Felton
The Mayor of Arkville:
Lawrence Baskcomb
Captain Higgina:
Stephen Jack
The Mayor of Toytown's secretary:
Stephen Jack
The Inventor:
Ivan Samson
Dennis the Dachshund:
Ernest Jay

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News.

BBC Home Service Midland

News.

BBC Home Service West

News.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News.

BBC Home Service North

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Rural Housing by J. S. Hill C.B.E. ,
The speaker, who is Director of the Agricultural Land Service of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, talks about the improvement of country dwellings with the aid of grants from local authorities. He explains the type of work that qualifies for the grant, and how it can be obtained.

Contributors

Unknown:
J. S. Hill C.B.E. ,

Regional Variations (5)

L. P. Hartley reviews ' The Mint' by T. E. Lawrence.

BBC Home Service West

News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Motoring and the Motorist.

BBC Home Service Midland

Ulster Garden: the lawn

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

BBC Show Band
Directed by Cyril Stapleton starring
Alfred Marks , Rikki Fulton
The Stargazers, Bill McGuffie
Ray Burns
Harold Smart , Bert Weedon
The Show Band Singers
Production by Johnnie Stewart

Contributors

Directed By:
Cyril Stapleton
Unknown:
Alfred Marks
Unknown:
Rikki Fulton
Unknown:
Bill McGuffie
Unknown:
Ray Burns
Unknown:
Harold Smart
Unknown:
Bert Weedon
Production By:
Johnnie Stewart

Regional Variations (4)

' Northerners ' talk about life and work: James Hanley.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Parliament for Wales: discussion. Megan Lloyd George; The Rt. Hon. James Griffiths, M.P.: Peter Thomas, M.P.; Gwynfor Evans. Chairman, Herbert Lloyd.

BBC Home Service Welsh

A radio portrait to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth ot
Hans Christian Andersen who was born in Odense on April 2, 1805 with Alec Clunes as Hans Andersen
Written by Marianne Helweg
Produced by Francis Dillon

Contributors

Unknown:
Hans Christian Andersen
Unknown:
Alec Clunes
Unknown:
Hans Andersen
Written By:
Marianne Helweg
Produced By:
Francis Dillon

Regional Variations (2)

Discussion in Welsh: 'The Poetry of Wales today.'

BBC Home Service Welsh

with Ethel Manners
Herbert Smith , Victor Seaforth
Jimmy Clitheroe
The Radio Revellers
Edouin and Rachelle
The Kordites and the augmented
BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Script by Cass James and Frank Roscoe

Contributors

Unknown:
Ethel Manners
Unknown:
Herbert Smith
Unknown:
Victor Seaforth
Unknown:
Jimmy Clitheroe
Conducted By:
Alyn Ainsworth
Script By:
Cass James
Script By:
Frank Roscoe

Regional Variations (5)

A Dream of Sir David Lyndsay ': quater-centenary tribute.

BBC Home Service Scottish

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Musicians' Choice: records introduced by Douglas Fox.

BBC Home Service West

BBC Northern Orchestra: Hervey Alan (bass-baritone): the Northern Singers.

BBC Home Service North

The last of three programmes illustrating, with recordings, the potential uses of the helicopter in modern life
Introduced by Raymond Baxter

Contributors

Introduced By:
Raymond Baxter

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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