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SINGING TOGETHER, by William Appleby
11.20 THE WORLD OF WORK. Indoor versus outdoor jobs. Young workers discuss their preference with John Evernden.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. On Va danser. Gaby et Jean-Pierre ont envie de danser; lis vont a un cafe-concert. Texte d'Emile Harven

Contributors

Unknown:
William Appleby
Unknown:
John Evernden.

BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet with the Radio Revellers
Eddie Arnold ,
Tollefsen Marion Keene , George Martin
Presented by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Eddie Arnold
Unknown:
Tollefsen Marion Keene
Unknown:
George Martin
Presented By:
Bill Worsley

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Ar Grwydr yng Nghymru.

BBC Home Service Welsh

PEOPLE, PLACES, AND THINGS. A Joust on London Bridge: last in the series of broadcasts on medieval London. Script by R. J. White
2.0 THE music box, by Gordon Reynolds
2.10 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. Humour in Music: first of two illustrated talks by Antony Hopkins.
2.30 ' THE JACKSONS.' Angora Rabbits. Script by D. J. Saint .
2.50 PROSE AND VERSE READINGS. ' Lost in the Desert ' from ' Travels in the Interior of Africa ' by Mungo Park

Contributors

Script By:
R. J. White
Unknown:
Gordon Reynolds
Unknown:
Antony Hopkins.
Script By:
D. J. Saint

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. ' Monarch. the Red Deer ': story. Talk on lino cutting. Songs sung by Helen Carter

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

For Children of Most Ages
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm * by Kate Douglas Wiggin
Adapted for broadcasting in six parts by H. Oldfield Box
2-' Rebecca Runs Away '
Produced by Graham Gauld
At Riverboro School Rebecca soon made many friends. She was a natural leader, and her eagerness to learn soon had its effect on the other pupils, much to the delight of the mistress, Miss Dearborn.
5.30 For Listeners of Most Ages
Play Up!
A magazine programme of sports and games including:
Great moments in sport
Guinea pigs' progress
How to buy ...
Olympic hockey trials and a celebrity
Introduced by Peter Cranmer
Produced by Graham Gauld
6.50 The week's programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Kate Douglas Wiggin
Unknown:
H. Oldfield Box
Produced By:
Graham Gauld
Introduced By:
Peter Cranmer
Produced By:
Graham Gauld
Rebecca:
Molly Weir
Miss Dearborn:
Shelagh Fraser
Minnie:
Mollie Maureen
Emma Jane:
Pat Garwood
Aunt Miranda:
Joan Young
Aunt Jane:
Natalie Lynn
Jeremiah Cobb:
MacDonald Parke

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. sport.

BBC Home Service North

News. sport.

BBC Home Service West

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Welsh

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 (4)

Inside the Village: Norman Nicholson discusses a recent book on a Cumberland village.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Codi Cwestiwn: Welsh discussion.

BBC Home Service Welsh

With his friends, George and Leslie, Johnny Morris recently explored the River Thames from its source in Gloucestershire to the sea
This final account is the story of the last stage of their journey, from Central London
Series presented by Brian Patten

Contributors

Unknown:
Johnny Morris
Presented By:
Brian Patten

Regional Variations (2)

Henry Hinds (bass); Strand-town Girls' Choir; BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Bournemouth
Symphony Orchestra (Leader, Derek Collier )
Conductor, Charles Groves
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6, in B minor
(PathStique)
From the Town Hall, Torquay

Contributors

Leader:
Derek Collier
Conductor:
Charles Groves

Regional Variations (4)

Wales at Westminster: talk by Raymond Gower, M.r.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Dear to my Heart: talk by Matilda Talbot.

BBC Home Service West

Children Talking: third of four programmes.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Talk by a barrister
The rights and duties of parents are recognised and enforced by our law, but modern legislation has given wide powers over children to the departments of the welfare state. Much of this law has grown up piecemeal, and the speaker suggests a need for a radical change of approach to this problem.

A carefree mixture of comedy and music also featuring:
Deryck Guyler , Gene Crowley
Therese Burton and including:
At the Launderette
A radio strip cartoon
The Voice of Romance
Leslie A. Hutchinson (' Hutch ')
(Continued in next column)
For the Record
A new singing discovery in search of a hit disc
Do You Know Your Music!
Quiz-Master, Antony Hopkins
1-2-3-1,-Five in Harmony
The Coronets
Many Questions
Topics of the day aggravated by the panel of experts
BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Script by Gene Crowley Produced by Roy Speer

Contributors

Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Gene Crowley
Unknown:
Therese Burton
Unknown:
Leslie A. Hutchinson
Unknown:
Antony Hopkins
Conductor:
Harry Rabinowitz
Script By:
Gene Crowley
Produced By:
Roy Speer

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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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More