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from Totnes Parish Church, Devon. Celebrant: the Rev.
Gordon H. Samuel
The Saints of God! (A. and M. 428) The Lord's Prayer Collect for Purity Three-fold Kyrie
Collects for All Saints' Day
Epistle: Revelation 7. vv. 2-12
Gradual Hymn: Let saints on earth in concert sing (A. and M. 221)
Gospel: St. Matthew 5, w. 1-12 Creed
Sermon
Offertory Sentence and hymn Prayer for the Church
Invitation: Confession: Absolution;
Comfortable Words
Sursum Corda ; Proper Preface
Prayer of Humble Access; Prayer of Consecration
Agnus Dei \
During the Communion of the people:
Bread of heav'n (A. and M. 318)
The Lord's Prayer; Prayer of Thanksgiving
Gloria in excelsis Deo
Blessing
For all the saints (A. and M. 437)
Organist and Choirmaster,
Gordon Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Gordon H. Samuel
Unknown:
Sursum Corda
Choirmaster:
Gordon Brown

Regional Variations (2)

Service for Schools.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Prayer
Praise the Lord, ye heavens adore him (S.P. 624 and P. and H. 222. both omitting v. 3: A. and M. 292; C.H. 35: Tune, Austrian Hymn)
Interlude: ' The Founding of the Kingdom ' -
Prayers; the Prayer for Purity; the Lord's Prayer
Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty
(S.P. 187: A. and M. 160; C.H. 1; P. and H. 2, all omitting v. 2: Tune, Nicaea)
Blessing

Interval music
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH: a programme in simple French, in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Script by Sonia Windsor . (BBC recording)
Scene: En voiture. Madame Lepic and Pierre take the métro: they are going to spend the evening in Montmartre.

Contributors

Script By:
Sonia Windsor
Unknown:
Madame Lepic

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Rhigwm a Chân

BBC Home Service Welsh

music AND MOVEMENT I, by Marjorie Eele
Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE. Sound. 7-' Echoes and Echo-sounding.' (BBC recording)
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. Moral Choice. 7 - Conscience.' L. A. Reid , Professor of the Philosophy of Education in the University of London, discusses what is meant by obeying one's conscience

Contributors

Unknown:
Marjorie Eele
Unknown:
L. A. Reid

from a canteen in Crawley, Sussex
with Dorothy Reid, Bobby Limb, Lee Lawrence, Derek Roy
James Moody (piano) Bert Weedon (guitar) Max Abrams (drums)
Presented by Bill Gates

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorothy Reid
Unknown:
Bobby Limb
Unknown:
Lee Lawrence
Unknown:
Derek Roy
Piano:
James Moody
Guitar:
Bert Weedon
Guitar:
Max Abrams
Presented By:
Bill Gates

STORIES AND RHYMES... 'The Hallowe'en Party,' by Agnes Campbell (pen-name Una ni Cathill). Adapted by Sam Langdon
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH II. W. H. Davies : a biographical programme with some of his poems. including ' Sheep ' and ' A Winter's Night.' Script by Antony Brown
2.40 nature CALENDAR.
2.45 nature STUDY. ' Creatures with Shells.' by G. E. Hutchings. (BBC recording)

Contributors

Adapted By:
Sam Langdon
Unknown:
H. Davies
Script By:
Antony Brown
Unknown:
G. E. Hutchings.

Conducted by Sir Gerald Barry
Radio: Tom Hopkinson Book: Margaret Lane
Art: Denis Mathews
Film: George Campbell Dixon Theatre: Philip Hope-Wallace

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown:
Margaret Lane
Unknown:
Denis Mathews
Unknown:
George Campbell Dixon
Unknown:
Philip Hope-Wallace

London v. North Region
Round 1
London:
Cedric Cliffe , Hubert Phillips
Quiz-Master, Lionel Hale
North:
Dennis Chapman , W. Lyon Blease
Quiz-Master, Gilbert Harding
(The recorded broadcast of August 10 in the Light Programme)

Contributors

Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Hubert Phillips
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Dennis Chapman
Unknown:
W. Lyon Blease
Unknown:
Gilbert Harding

Regional Variations (2)

A Malone Childhood: talk by J. D. Stuart

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

by Henry Bentinck
Among the almost impenetrable scrub of the West Coast of Tasmania, which has a hundred inches of rain a year, are the abandoned silver mines of Zeehan. Mr. Bentinck describes how he visited this strange neighbourhood and reflects on what he found there.

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Bentinck

Regional Variations (4)

Children. Story; Nonsense rhyme; Records; Competition results; serial play.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Children's Hour in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Children's Hour. ' Cats and Dogs': magazine-A.

BBC Home Service Midland

A nursery sing-song with Doris and Trevor and Mabel Hardy at the piano
1 A Fire for Guy Fawkes '
A story by Margaret Airedale told by Heather Gratrix

Contributors

Unknown:
Mabel Hardy
Unknown:
Guy Fawkes
Story By:
Margaret Airedale
Told By:
Heather Gratrix

November 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 from Children's Newsreel Observers
Edited and introduced by John Musgrave

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Dixon
Unknown:
Kenneth Wolstenholme
Introduced By:
John Musgrave

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News.

BBC Home Service West

News, sport.

BBC Home Service North

News, sport; News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

The 1955 Fruit Crop by George W. Stewart
Mr. Stewart, who is the general manager of a farmers' co-operative fruit packing station in Kent, talks about the current season's hard fruit crop, and the lessons to be learned from the fruit shows now being held.

Contributors

Unknown:
George W. Stewart

Regional Variations (4)

Window on the West.

BBC Home Service West

Reginald Dixon's Half-Hour.

BBC Home Service North

Scenes from ' The Winslow Boy ' by Terence Rattigan.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

You are invited to dance to the music of Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Produced by David Miller

Contributors

Unknown:
Victor Silvester
Produced By:
David Miller

Regional Variations (3)

Sports Forum visits Trefll.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Going Concern: Scots on duty and at leisure.

BBC Home Service Scottish

A Variety magazine containing
Reece and Events
' The Song that made the Star '
This week : David Hughes
Tony Quinn as ' My Friend Mike '
' I've Heard that Song Before '
1 The Better Half ' in which a well-known comedian's wife introduces her husband
' Scored for the Screen '
The story and theme music from a recent film
Augmented
BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Script by Jack Bradley and Ray Davies
Produced by Ronnie Taylor
(David Hughes is appearing in Variety at the Empire Theatre, Sunderland)

Contributors

Unknown:
David Hughes
Unknown:
Tony Quinn
Conducted By:
Alyn Ainsworth
Script By:
Jack Bradley
Script By:
Ray Davies
Produced By:
Ronnie Taylor
Unknown:
David Hughes

Regional Variations (4)

' Love and Lunacy': play by Peter Philp.

BBC Home Service Welsh

' K.2. The Savage Mountain': story of courage and adventure.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Fifty Years Ago
A Year of Revolution-the Mov- ing Pictures-Votes for Women- The Gibson Girl-Bernard Shaw and ' White Slavery '-England wins the Ashes-Derby Day
Programme written and compiled by Leslie Baily
Music arranged and composed by Alan Paul
The voices of Lord Rosebery.
Bernard Shaw
C. B. Fry , Albert Chevalier
Florrie Forde , Arthur Barrett
Harry de Metz with Clive Morton , Frances Rowe
Russell Napier , Lockwood West
Helen Clare , John Rorke
Olwen Brookes , Clarence Wright
Erin Anderson , Ella Milne
Margaret Anderson , Oliver Burt Billie Whitelaw , Sidney Vivian
Jack Howarth , Alec Ross
Leslie Baily
Pages turned by Freddy Grisewood
Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra and Chorus
Conducted by Alan Paul
Production by Vernon Harris
(Clwe Morton and Frances Rowe are appearing in ' Mr. Kettle and Mrs. Moon' at the Duchess Theatre, London)

Contributors

Unknown:
Gibson Girl-Bernard Shaw
Unknown:
Leslie Baily
Composed By:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Bernard Shaw
Unknown:
C. B. Fry
Unknown:
Albert Chevalier
Unknown:
Florrie Forde
Unknown:
Arthur Barrett
Unknown:
Harry de Metz
Unknown:
Clive Morton
Unknown:
Frances Rowe
Unknown:
Russell Napier
Unknown:
Lockwood West
Unknown:
Helen Clare
Unknown:
John Rorke
Unknown:
Olwen Brookes
Unknown:
Clarence Wright
Unknown:
Erin Anderson
Unknown:
Ella Milne
Unknown:
Margaret Anderson
Unknown:
Oliver Burt
Unknown:
Billie Whitelaw
Unknown:
Sidney Vivian
Unknown:
Jack Howarth
Unknown:
Alec Ross
Unknown:
Leslie Baily
Turned By:
Freddy Grisewood
Conducted By:
Alan Paul
Production By:
Vernon Harris
Unknown:
Clwe Morton
Unknown:
Frances Rowe

Peter Sellers, Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan in ' Foiled by President Fred '
Two poverty-stricken foreign devils, Sefior Grytpype-thynne and Count Moriarty, skint to the wide, are one day watching TV in their chicken-run in a King's Cross back alley when Neddie Seagoon arrives to empty the gas meter. Staggering under the weight of a sack bursting with coppers he foolishly accepts an offer to join them in a quarter-bottle of Maurice Ponk 's doped apple-jack. While still reeling from the effects of this vicious carousal he is introduced to Gladys Knees , a dia- phanous spy and part-time dustwoman, who induces him to sink further into the abyss of vice by partaking of a portion of heavily loaded smoked haddock. Before he lapses into unconsciousness he overhears the mysterious Count Jim booking reservations for South America, and he realises that once again he has become enmeshed in the plot to kidnap President Fred and relieve him of his historic portion of the International Christmas Pudding.
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer. Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligan
Production by Peter Eton

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Sefior Grytpype-Thynne
Unknown:
Neddie Seagoon
Unknown:
Maurice Ponk
Unknown:
Gladys Knees
Conducted By:
Wally Stott
Script By:
Spike Milligan
Production By:
Peter Eton

Regional Variations (4)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Frederick Harvey (bari- tone); Kathleen Frazier (piano).

BBC Home Service West

BBC Northern Orchestra.

BBC Home Service North

Ballade in A flat. Op. 47
Nocturne in E flat, Op. 55
Impromptu in G flat, Op. 51 Three Studies, Op. posth. Scherzo in E, Op. 54 played by Natalia Karp (piano)

Contributors

Played By:
Natalia Karp

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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