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Regional Variations (3)

As Scottish

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Service for Schools.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Prayer
Holy Spirit, truth divine (S.P. 520;
A. and M. 672: C.H. 193; P. and H. 93. all omitting vv. 4. 6: Tune. Innocents)
Interlude: ' 'The Gift of the Holy
Spirit'
Prayers; the Prayer for All Men; the Lord's Prayer
Our Blessed Redeemer (S.P. 182. omitting v. 2; A. and M. 207: C.H. ISO and P. and H. 89. omitting v. 2 Tune, St. Cuthbert)
Blessing

Regional Variations (2)

For Welsh Schools: Rhigwm a Chan.

BBC Home Service Welsh

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT i, by Christine Trodd
Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL science. Water. 6-' Creatures from Ponds.' Script by J. D. Carthy , ph.D.
11.40 religion AND PHILOSOPHY. Archaeology and the Bible. M. E. L. Mallowan , Professor of Western Asiatic Archaeology in the University of London, speaks on ' Nineveh during the reign of King Sennacherib.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Christine Trodd
Script By:
J. D. Carthy
Unknown:
M. E. L. Mallowan

from a canteen in Reading, Berks
with Phil Phillips, Avril Angers, Jimmy Young, Arthur English
James Moody (piano) Bert Weedon (guitar) Max Abrams (drums)

Contributors

Unknown:
Phil Phillips
Unknown:
Avril Angers
Singer:
Jimmy Young
Comedian:
Arthur English
Pianist:
James Moody
Guitar:
Bert Weedon
Drummer:
Max Abrams
Presented by:
Bill Gates

Regional Variations (3)

DESERT ISLAND DISCS

BBC Home Service Basic

Cricket. Hampshire v. Gloucestershire.

BBC Home Service West

Desert Island Discs

Emlyn Williams

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Home Service Basic

Available for over a year

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and playwright Emlyn Williams. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest:
Emlyn Williams

stories AND RHYMES. ' The Piskey Purse ': a Cornish legend adapted for broadcasting by Margaret J. Miller. Part 1
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH ii. John Clare : a programme telling the story of his life, with readings of ' Break of Day,' ' Badger,' and other poems. Script by James Reeves
2.40 INTERVAL MUSIC
2.45 EARLY fTAGES IN FRENCH. A programme in simple French, in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Scene: Arrivee de Lucien. Lucien does not arrive at Roche by train, but still has to come to the station to find his mother and Cousine Berthe. Script by Micheline Souadet

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Margaret J. Miller.
Unknown:
John Clare
Script By:
James Reeves
Unknown:
Arrivee de Lucien.
Script By:
Micheline Souadet

Regional Variations (3)

Service in Gaelic.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Cricket. Lancashire v. The South Africans; Surrey v. Yorkshire.

BBC Home Service North

The marches played by the Band of the Corps of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers
Conducted by Lieut. O. Birkin, Director of Music
The waltzes played by the Kursaal Orchestra
Directed by Louis Voss

Contributors

Unknown:
Birkin Director
Directed By:
Louis Voss

Regional Variations (2)

Valerie Tryon (piano).

BBC Home Service Midland

Two talks by Jocelyn Bradford
In his second talk Jocelyn Bradford who was an observer in 1916, has more anecdotes to tell of those early days: an account of a spectacular air-due], the story of an unconquerable German, and another vivid experience of his own.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jocelyn Bradford
Unknown:
Jocelyn Bradford

Regional Variations (3)

Children's Hour in Welsh. Eisteddfod Genedlaethol yr Urdd: recordings of prize winners.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Children. Records. Story.

BBC Home Service Scottish

For Younger Listeners
‛ Once Upon a Time ... ’
Stories from
Hans Christian Andersen
5— ' The Emperor's New Clothes' translated by R. P. Keigwin told by David
Many years ago there lived an Emperor who was so monstrous fond of fine clothes that he spent all his money on being really smart. He didn't care about his army, he didn't care for going to the play, or driving out in the park, unless it was to show his new clothes ... and ' The Happy Family ' translated by M. R. James told by Jo
5.25 For Listeners of All Ages
Children's Newsreel
June Edition
Here and There
General news by Alan Dixon London News by Nan Macdonald
Sports News by Kenneth Wolstenholme This Month in Your Garden by Fred Loads
Countrywide Reports by Children's Newsreel observers
Edited and introduced by John Musgrave

Contributors

Unknown:
Hans Christian Andersen
Translated By:
R. P. Keigwin
Translated By:
M. R. James
Unknown:
Alan Dixon
Unknown:
Nan MacDonald
Unknown:
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Garden By:
Fred Loads
Introduced By:
John Musgrave

Regional Variations (6)

Ulster Garden: including shrub and old-fashioned roses

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Albert Webb Trio: Bruce Trent.

BBC Home Service Midland

Jack Watson plays records.

BBC Home Service North

Record requests.

BBC Home Service West

News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

A chronological programme of modern ballet music played by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conducted by John Lanchbery

Contributors

Leader:
John Sharpe
Conducted By:
John Lanchbery

Regional Variations (4)

Having a Wonderful Time at Whitby: programme of interest and entertainment.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Music in Limelight: stories and music of theatres and halls of Paignton.

BBC Home Service West

Stanley Baxter and Terry Scott with Patricia Hayes dispensing the music is
' Hutch '
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Terry Nation and Dick Barry
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Unknown:
Stanley Baxter
Unknown:
Terry Scott
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Conducted By:
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
Terry Nation
Script By:
Dick Barry
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

Regional Variations (3)

Music in Limelight. Part 2.

BBC Home Service West

The Rev. George F. Mac-Leod. m.c, D.D.. on what he believes ' the second great Commandment ' means today.

BBC Home Service Scottish

by Ted Ray , Dick Bentley
Alfred Marks , Patti Lewis
Johnny Dankworth and his Orchestra
Written by Bob Monkhouse and Denis Goodwin
Production by Pat Dixon

Contributors

Unknown:
Ted Ray
Unknown:
Dick Bentley
Unknown:
Alfred Marks
Unknown:
Patti Lewis
Unknown:
Johnny Dankworth
Written By:
Bob Monkhouse
Written By:
Denis Goodwin
Production By:
Pat Dixon

Regional Variations (4)

International Boxing: Randolph Turpin v. Ivano Fontano: Ron Barton v. Mel Brown.

BBC Home Service Midland

Ten Years of Europe. Pt. 1.

BBC Home Service North

Salute to Norway: tribute on the fiftieth anniversary of Norway's modern independence.

BBC Home Service Scottish

A twice-weekly survey of current affairs
Speakers in the studio in London and from regional and overseas centres contribute news and views on the issues of today and tomorrow

Regional Variations (4)

Recorded Impressions: a musician recalls gramophone recordings in which he has taken part. First of four programmes.

BBC Home Service West

' Gorau Meddyg Cariad Welsh adaptation of comedy by Moliere.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Henry Hinds (bass): Carrickfergus Ladies' Choir; Sean Maguire (traditional fiddler); BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

for voice, organ and brass instruments
Richard Standen (bass)
Meredith Davies (organ)
Brass Ensemble from the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Conductor, Rudolf Schwarz
From Hereford Cathedral

Contributors

Bass:
Richard Standen
Bass:
Meredith Davies
Conductor:
Rudolf Schwarz

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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