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Regional Variations (6)

A Living from the Land.

BBC Home Service Midland

The Farmer.

BBC Home Service West

Farming and Fishing News.

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Northern Farmer.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

An agricultural weekly
D. A. Hole , of the Agricultural Land Service, discusses the Farm Improvement Scheme
Introduced by the Farm Fare vet
News commentary by Clifford Selly

Contributors

Unknown:
D. A. Hole
Commentary By:
Clifford Selly

Overture. Prince Igor (Borodin, orch.
Glazunov): Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Nicolai Maiko
Violin Concerto No. 2. in D minor
(Wieniawski) : Isaac Stern (violin). Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra of New York, conducted by Efrem Kurtz
Symphony No. 5. in E minor (Tchaikovsky): Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Evgeni Mravinsky on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Nicolai Maiko
Violin:
Isaac Stern
Conducted By:
Efrem Kurtz
Conducted By:
Evgeni Mravinsky

Regional Variations (2)

Tim Wright and his Band: records.

BBC Home Service Scottish

The novel by Eden Phillpotts adapted for broadcasting by Mollie Greenhalgh
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by David H. Godfrey

Contributors

Novel By:
Eden Phillpotts
Broadcasting By:
Mollie Greenhalgh
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Henry Lennox:
Gordon Davies
Sir Walter Lennox:
Martin Lewia
Captain Tom May:
Leon Peers
Mary May:
Vanessa Thornton
Felix Michell:
Will Leighton
Millicent Michell:
Peggy Forbes-Robertson
Caunter:
Anthony Viccars
Dr Mannering:
Duncan McLntyre
Peter Hardcastle:
Godfrey Kenton
Inspector Frith:
Manning Wilson
Signor Manetti:
John Bryning

from Liverpool Cathedral
Introit: Break forth 0 beauteous heavenly light (Bach)
Opening Prayers
Versicles and Responses (Smith) Psalm 8
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 30 Magnificat (Dunhill in G)
Second Lesson: St. Luke 2. vv. 21-40 Nunc dimittis (Dunhill in G) Creed, Responses. Collects
Anthem: All this night (Gerald Finei ) Prayers
The Grace
Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in B minor (Bach)
Organist, Noel Rawsthorne
Choirmaster, Ronald Woan

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Finei
Organist:
Noel Rawsthorne
Choirmaster:
Ronald Woan

Regional Variations (2)

Sporlsreet. First edition.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Advice and entertainment for retired people and older people generally, and a meeting-place on the air for those concerned for their welfare
Night Cramp: a physician gives some advice about this troublesome complaint
Making Your Own Music: Margaret Coleman describes a hobby she took up when she was confined to the house
Presented by Douglas Smith

Contributors

Music:
Margaret Coleman
Presented By:
Douglas Smith

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Regional Variations (7)

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News.

BBC Home Service West

News.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News, sport.

BBC Home Service North

A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
6.15 Local news followed by Reports and comments
6.37 app. London Stock Marke.t report
6.15 6.25 VHF: Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast":
Area news and weather summary

London v. North Region
Round 4
London.:
Cedric Cliffe , Hubert Phillips
Quiz-Master, Lionel Hale
North:
Professor W. Lyon Blease
Dennis Chapman
Quiz-Master, Gilbert Harding

Contributors

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

Fifty Years Ago
' This here Progress, it keeps on.'-Mr. Smallwavs in ' The War in the Air' by H. G. Wells , 1908.
Written and compiled by Leslie Baily
Music composed and arranged by Alan Paul
Lord Brabazon of Tara a motorist in a cloth cap
Miss Dollis Brooke of the Pelissier Follies
Mr. L. R. Willdridge representing the otdinary man and the voices of: Mr. Griffith Brewer the first English aeroplane passenger
Miss Florrie Forde star of 'he Music-Hall in an Edwardian Scrapbook with the songs, suffragettes and news stories' of 1908 with Gladys Young , Andrew Faulds
Deryck Guyler. Helen Clare
Dudley Rolph. Clatence Wright
Oliver Burt
Erie Phillips , Gordon Davies Betty Hardy , Margaret Leigh
Pages turned by Freddy Grisewood
BBC Revue Orchestra and Chorus
Conducted by Alan Paul
Production hv Vernon Harris

Contributors

Unknown:
H. G. Wells
Unknown:
Leslie Baily
Arranged By:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Miss Dollis Brooke
Unknown:
Miss Florrie Forde
Unknown:
Gladys Young
Unknown:
Andrew Faulds
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler.
Unknown:
Helen Clare
Unknown:
Dudley Rolph.
Unknown:
Clatence Wright
Unknown:
Oliver Burt
Unknown:
Erie Phillips
Unknown:
Gordon Davies
Unknown:
Betty Hardy
Unknown:
Margaret Leigh
Turned By:
Freddy Grisewood
Conducted By:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Vernon Harris

Regional Variations (3)

Moonglow: light music.

BBC Home Service North

Joan M. MacKenzie (soprano): Gaelic songs.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Oboe Quartet in F (K.370) played by Marcel Tabuteau (oboe)
Isaac Stern (violin)
William Primrose (viola)
Paul Tortelier (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Oboe:
Marcel Tabuteau
Violin:
Isaac Stern
Viola:
William Primrose
Cello:
Paul Tortelier

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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