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from a canteen in Barlaston, Stoke-on-Trent
with Martin Lukins, Jack Train, Eddie Arnold, Millicent Phillips
Harry Engleman (piano) Vic Mortiboys (bass) Bob Mansell (drums)
Introduced by Philip Garston-Jones
Produced by Richard Maddock

(Eddie Arnold is appearing in Variety at the Hippodrome, Manchester)


Martin Lukins
Jack Train
Eddie Arnold
Millicent Phillips
Harry Engleman
Vic Mortiboys
Bob Mansell
Introduced By:
Philip Garston-Jones
Produced By:
Richard Maddock

Regional Variations (3)

Children's Hour in Welsh. Story. Dirgelwch Blodyn Nain': play.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Children's Hour

BBC Home Service Midland

For Younger Listeners
' Once Upon a Time '
Fairy tales from Sweden
(translated by Irma Kaplan )
2—' Little Rosa and Long Leda 'told by Vivienne Chatterton
In a country far away there once lived a King and a Queen. They were happy and loved by all their people. And when a little princess was born there was no end to the rejoicing. The princess was called Rosa, and was such a beautiful and sweet-tempered child that she too was loved by everyone who saw her. But the happiness of the royal family didn't last very long.....
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
Nature Parliament
Your questions answered by the resident members-Peter Scott , James Fisher , and L. Hugh Newman-with Derek McCulloch
(Uncle Mac) in the chair


Translated By:
Irma Kaplan
Told By:
Vivienne Chatterton
-Peter Scott
James Fisher
L. Hugh
Derek McCulloch

Music from ballets produced in the last twenty-five years played by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conducted by John Lanchbery
(John Lanchbery broadcasts by permission o/ Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)


John Sharpe
Conducted By:
John Lanchbery
Conducted By:
John Lanchbery

Regional Variations (2)

Having a Wonderful Time-at Scarborough: Variety.

BBC Home Service North

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


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

Regional Variations (5)

' George Endicott's Mistake': story by M. C. Brown.

BBC Home Service West

Golf: Scottish Amateur Championship.

BBC Home Service Scottish

BBC Northern Orchestra; Nancy Evans (contralto); Handel; Berlioz; Sibelius; Purcell; Debussy; Dvorak.

BBC Home Service North

'Spellbound': play by Cynric Mytton-Davies.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Script by Martin Chisholm
Production by Maurice Brown


Script By:
Martin Chisholm
Production By:
Maurice Brown
The voice:
Hugh Burden
Marine biologist:
Oliver Burt
Woman zoologist:
Ann Cullen
Lionel Gamlin
Marine botanist:
Sheila Raynor
Malcolm Graeme
American biologist:
Stuart Nichol
Ship's captain:
Richard George

Regional Variations (2)

The University of Hull: Installation of first Chancellor and conferring of first honorary degrees: today's ceremonies.

BBC Home Service North

The Queen Elizabeth II Cup
A report illustrated by commentaries recorded by Lionel Marson and Henry Riddell earlier in the evening at the White City, London, on the final stages of the International Jumping Competition for Lady Riders
This Cup, formerly known as the Princess Elizabeth Cup was presented by H.M. the Queen in 1949 for perpetual competition


Lionel Marson
Henry Riddell
Princess Elizabeth Cup

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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