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RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Gladys Whitred
11.20 GEOGRAPHY Africa. Ethiopia: Africa's oldest kingdom. Script by Thomas Hodgkin.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. ' Ein lustiges Abenteuer Till Eulenspiegels.' Sie hftren, wie Till einem prahlerischen Wirt heimzahlt, der sich riihmte, ein Rudel Wolfe mit blossen Handen erwiirgt zu haben. Horspielbearbeitung von Rolf Richards.

Contributors

Unknown:
Gladys Whitred
Script By:
Thomas Hodgkin.

from a factory in Street, Somerset
with Harold Berens, Janet Brown, Billy Burden, Eddie Moors
The Ron Millington Trio
Introduced by Derek Jones
Produced by Brian Patten

Contributors

Unknown:
Harold Berens
Unknown:
Janet Brown
Unknown:
Billy Burden
Unknown:
Eddie Moors
Introduced By:
Derek Jones
Produced By:
Brian Patten

ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. A poetry programme: Community Verse. Script by Robert Gittings.
2.20 HISTORY I. Edward III at Calais. Script by Rhoda Power
2.40 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. The Fight Against Germs. 8—Germs in Sewage. Script by James McCloy

Contributors

Script By:
Robert Gittings.
Script By:
Rhoda Power
Script By:
James McCloy

by Edward Grierson
Cast in order of speaking:
Other parts played by members of tlie BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by Norman Wright

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Grierson
Produced By:
Norman Wright
Irvine:
Peter Coke
Hesketh:
Emerton Court
Belle:
Annette Kelly
Serpell:
Jack May
Fenney:
Robert Sansom
Marion Kerrison:
Rosalie Crutchley
J aggers:
Morris Sweden
Clive:
Brian Haines
John Maudsley:
Bruce Beeby
Perks:
Haydn Jones
Judge:
John Wyse
Kenyon:
Ivan Samson
Jane Birman:
Peggy Thorpe-Bates
Thomas Oldfield:
Leonard Trolley
Lord Benson:
Martin Lewis
Marcus Green:
Trevor Martin
Prison chaplain:
Eric Francis

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. Mixter-Maxter: story; young artists. Play with music.

BBC Home Service Scottish

‘ The Golden Coin ’
Play by Gwen Pierce based on a Welsh folk tale
Production by Evelyn Williams
5.25 ' Winter in Norway '
Talk by Mason Stuttard
' At Home with Doris and Vi' and Jack Hardy's Little Orchestra

Contributors

Play By:
Gwen Pierce
Production By:
Evelyn Williams
Talk By:
Mason Stuttard
Dafydd Gwyn:
Morgan Lloyd
Tomos, his father:
Emrys Cleaver
Mari, his mother:
Lowri Evans
The Stranger:
Ieuan Rhys Williams

Regional Variations (7)

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News, sport. News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. sport.

BBC Home Service North

News, sport.

BBC Home Service West

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
6.15 Local news
6.25 Today's sport
6.30 Reports and comments

Regional Variations (6)

Ulster Farm.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

' The Crime at Aston Mowbray': play by Michael Shaw.

BBC Home Service Midland

Byd Natur: Naturalists' Brains Trust.

BBC Home Service Welsh

' Friends of the Family ': play by L. S. Howarth.

BBC Home Service North

Farm Forum from Mertoun, Berwickshire.

BBC Home Service Scottish

A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Most Famous Fly by Brian J. Harrison Department of Genetics,
John Innes Horticultural Institution
The speaker explains how a tiny fruit fly became an indispensable tool in the study of genetics.

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian J. Harrison
Unknown:
John Innes

Regional Variations (2)

High Kirk Presbyterian Church Choir: from Ballymena

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

George Malcolm (harpsichord)
The Deller Consort:
April Cantelo (soprano)
Eileen McLoughlin (soprano) Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Wilfred Brown (tenor) Gerald English (tenor)
Maurice Bevan (baritone)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall. Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained from Ticket Unit, Broadcasting House, London, W.l

Contributors

Harpsichord:
George Malcolm
Soprano:
April Cantelo
Soprano:
Eileen McLoughlin
Soprano:
Alfred Deller
Tenor:
Wilfred Brown
Tenor:
Gerald English
Baritone:
Maurice Bevan

with Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray'
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer. Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Production by Pat Dixon

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Conducted By:
Wally Stott
Announcer:
Wallace Greenslade
Script By:
Spike Milligan
Script By:
Larry Stephens
Production By:
Pat Dixon

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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