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singing together, by William Appleby
11.20 THE WORLD OF WORK. More Jobs with People ': workers who meet the general public talk about their jobs
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. ' Gaby fait le marche.' Texte de Max Bellancourt
Madame Bain est fort occupee aujourd'hui. Comme sa fille Gaby, qui est etudiante A la Faculté, n'a pas de cours ce matin elle propose a sa mere d'aller faire les courses a sa place. C'est des bananes, de la charcuterie, et des pommes de terre qu'elle doit rapporter a sa mere.

Contributors

Unknown:
William Appleby
Unknown:
Max Bellancourt
Unknown:
Madame Bain

BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader. John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet with the Fraser Hayes Quartet
Eugene Castle, Harry Locke
Ronnie Carroll , George Martin
Presented by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Fraser Hayes
Unknown:
Harry Locke
Unknown:
Ronnie Carroll
Unknown:
George Martin
Presented By:
Bill Worsley

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Ar Grwydr yng Nghymru.

BBC Home Service Welsh

PEOPLE. PLACES AND THINGS. 'My Home is of Wood.' adapted by Phyllis M. Taylor from her book ' Buckskin and Blackboard.'
2.0 THE music Box, by Gordon Reynolds
2.10 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. The Composer Paints a Picture. 'Fingal's Cave': an illustrated talk by Christopher Whelen.
2.30 THE JACKSONS. 'The Surprise Present.' Script by Philippa Pearce.
2.50 PROSE AND VERSE READINGS. Nicodemus Dodge from ' A Tramp Abroad ' by Mark Twain

Contributors

Adapted By:
Phyllis M. Taylor
Unknown:
Gordon Reynolds
Talk By:
Christopher Whelen.
Script By:
Philippa Pearce.
Unknown:
Mark Twain

for the Blind from Witham Friary Parish Church, near Frome, Somerset; conducted by the Rev. Arthur Ringwood , Vicar of St. Augustine's, Swindon. Preacher, the Rev. H. G. Bawtree-Williams , Vicar of Witham Friary
Introduction
Come. ye thankful people, come (A. and M. 382)
Confession; Absolution; the Lord's
Prayer
Psalm 104
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 26, w. 1-11
Magnificat
Second Lesson: St. Luke S. w. 4-15
(read by E. E. Crowe )
Nune dimittis
Creed; Collects; Prayers
Anthem: Let us with a gladsome mind (Sydney Nicholson)
We plough the fields (A. and M. 383) Sermon
Thanksgivings
Praise, my soul. the King of Heaven
(A. and M. 298)
Blessing
Organist.
The Rev. H. G. Bawtree-Williams

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. Arthur Ringwood
Unknown:
Rev. H. G. Bawtree-Williams
Read By:
E. E. Crowe
Unknown:
Rev. H. G. Bawtree-Williams

by J. B. Priestley
Dramatised by Howard Agg
8—' Exit Mr. Golsple'
Production by Martyn C. Webster

Contributors

Unknown:
J. B. Priestley
Dramatised By:
Howard Agg
Production By:
Martyn C. Webster
Mr Dersingham:
Richard Williams
Mr Smeeth:
James Thomason
Sergeant:
Ian Sadler
Mrs Smeeth:
Elizabeth Maude
George Smeeth:
Kenneth Cope
Mr Golspie:
James Hayter
Sugden:
Geoffrey Hodson
Mr Gorstein:
John Gabriel
Secretary:
Alan Reid
Narrator:
Hamilton Dyce

' Brogeen and the Princess of Sheen ' by Patricia Lynch adapted by Charles Witherspoon as a dialogue story in six episodes
1—' The Golden Ball '
Produced by Cicely Mathews
5.30 For Older Children
' Now Showing in London '
A review by Eric Gillett of some of the new films and plays
5.50 The week's programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Patricia Lynch
Adapted By:
Charles Witherspoon
Produced By:
Cicely Mathews
Review By:
Eric Gillett
Brogeen:
H J Blaney
Trud:
Charles Witherspoon
Mrs McDonald:
Catherine Gibson
Liam Og:
Ernest Tyack
Thrush:
Deirdre Trainor
Wren:
Margaret Beattie
Blackbirds:
Helen And Ann McCraw
Narrator:
Kathleen O'Donnell

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport. News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport.

BBC Home Service West

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News, sport.

BBC Home Service North

Jack Ashley writes on page 9
7,0 Maurice Jacobson introduces
MUSIC TO REMEMBER
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
(Leader, Julian Anderson )
Conducted by Walter Susskind
Neil Black (oboe)
Martin Gatt (bassoon)
David Stone (violin)
Penelope Lynex (cello)
Part of a public concert given in the Market Hall, Carlisle, on September 1

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Ashley
Introduces:
Maurice Jacobson
Leader:
Julian Anderson
Conducted By:
Walter Susskind
Oboe:
Neil Black
Bassoon:
Martin Gatt
Violin:
David Stone
Cello:
Penelope Lynex

Regional Variations (6)

A Lament for Education: by Lord Greenhill.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Broadcasting in the West of England: talk by Frank Gillard.

BBC Home Service West

Report on Automation by David Bleakley

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gordon Farrall (bass-ban tone); George Miles (Diano).

BBC Home Service Midland

Guest Speaker. Dilys Powell.

BBC Home Service Welsh

A book review by John Lawrence
This book expresses a Roman Catholic layman's attitude to the movement of the Churches towards unity. John Lawrence , who reviews it, is the editor of The Christian Newsletter. He is an Anglican who is active in the movement for Christian unity.

Contributors

Review By:
John Lawrence
Unknown:
John Lawrence

A radio portrait of the well-known actress and pianist as sketched by some friends who know her well including:
Alan Melville, Leslie Henson
Ivor Brown , Ralph Lynn
Gerard Hoffnung
Also taking part:
Norman Shelley. Cyril Raymond
Terence Alexander , Jennifer Leigh
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor. Harry Rabinowitz
Script by Gale Pedrick
Production by Charles Maxwell

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Henson
Unknown:
Ivor Brown
Unknown:
Ralph Lynn
Unknown:
Gerard Hoffnung
Unknown:
Norman Shelley.
Unknown:
Cyril Raymond
Unknown:
Terence Alexander
Unknown:
Jennifer Leigh
Conductor:
Harry Rabinowitz
Script By:
Gale Pedrick
Production By:
Charles Maxwell

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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