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Marjorie Anderson introduces
Amalia Magri , who recalls her cabaret days in Paris
Arthur Marshall , who talks to Georgette and Barbara Tallerman about the British Restaurant they ran during the war.
Denzil Batchelor , who gives a personal opinion on food and hygiene
A Treat: some speakers describe their own ideas

Contributors

Introduces:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Amalia Magri
Unknown:
Arthur Marshall
Unknown:
Barbara Tallerman
Unknown:
Denzil Batchelor

Regional Variations (2)

Service from the Parish Church of St. Philip and St. James, Ilfracombe

BBC Home Service West

A series of sermons on some present-day philosophies
2-Humanism
Morning Service from Cottingham Parish Church, Yorkshire; conducted by the Rector, the Rev. Mark Green. Preacher, the Rev. E. J. Tinsley , Lecturer in Charge of the Department of Theology at Hull University
Introduction
An Act of Praise
0 come. ye servants of the Lord
(Tye)
Lesson: Ecclesiasticus 17, vv. 1-14 Psalm 8
First Address: What is Humanism?
An Act of Faith
Lord. thy word abideth (A. and M.
243)
Lesson: Jeremiah 17, vv. 5-9 Psalm 130
Second Address: Christianity and Humanism
An Act of Contrition
Hide not thy face from us, 0 Lord
(Farrant)
A Litany of Intercession Blessing
Organist. W. E. Wright

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Green.
Unknown:
Rev. E. J. Tinsley
Organist:
W. E. Wright

Regional Variations (2)

Ar Eich Cais: records

BBC Home Service Welsh

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
' A Mendelssohn Revival?' by John Warrack
' Alban Berg 's Violin Concerto ' by Mosco Carner
' Musical ProflJe-György Cziffra' by Joan Chissell
' ' Book Review: Vivaldi, and Bach's
Orchestra ' by Denis Stevens

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Edited By:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
John Warrack
Unknown:
Alban Berg
Unknown:
Joan Chissell
Unknown:
Denis Stevens

A request programme of records
Ballet Suite The Good-Humoured
Ladies (Scarlatti — Tommasini) : Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Igor Markevitch
La maison grise (Fortunio)
(Messager): Georges Thill (tenor). with orchestra conducted by Pierre Chagnon
Triana; El Puerto (Iberia) (Albeniz, orch. Arb6s): Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conducted by Ataulfo Argenta
Lullaby (In Hammersbach) (Three
Bavarian Dances) (Elgar): London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
The Rio Grande (Lambert):
Gladys Ripley (contralto), Kyla Greenbaum (piano). Philharmonia Orchestra, and Chorus, conducted by Constant Lambert

Contributors

Conducted By:
Igor Markevitch
Tenor:
Georges Thill
Conducted By:
Pierre Chagnon
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Contralto:
Gladys Ripley
Contralto:
Kyla Greenbaum

in the North
A selection of wild-life attractions from the North of England edited and introduced by Dr. E. A. R. Ennion from the Monks' House Bird Observatory, Sea-houses, Northumberland
CANON G. A. K. Hervey , Editor of the North-Western Naturalist, tells of the animals and plants of the Lakes and the Southport dunes
GRACE HICKLING , of the Northumberland and Durham Natural History Society, outlines the life-cycle of the Fame Island grey seals
JOHN KIRBY , an amateur bird-recordist. introduces the voices of some Yorkshire birds
Produced by Jeffery Boswall
For the past five years The Naturalist has been broadcast at six-weekly intervals. Now it becomes a monthly programme, and its scope is to be widened to include an occasional edition on foreign natural history, as well as a quarterly edition on different regions within the British Isles.

Contributors

Introduced By:
Dr. E. A. R. Ennion
Unknown:
Canon G. A. K. Hervey
Unknown:
Grace Hickling
Unknown:
John Kirby
Produced By:
Jeffery Boswall

Regional Variations (2)

The Scottish Garden

BBC Home Service Scottish

Members of the Burton Joyce and District Horticultural Society put their problems to Fred Loads
Bill Sowerbutts , Alan Gemmell
Question-Master,
Freddy Grisewood
Arranged by Peter D. Anderson

Contributors

Unknown:
Burton Joyce
Unknown:
Fred Loads
Unknown:
Bill Sowerbutts
Question-Master:
Alan Gemmell
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Arranged By:
Peter D. Anderson

PART 2
Concerto Grosso No. 3, in G....
Handel Douglas Whittaker (flute)
Paul Beard (violin)
Charles Spinks
(harpsichord continuo)
This part of the concert is also being broadcast in the BBC Television Service and is introduced by Alec Robertson
Before an invited audience in the BBC Studios. Maida Vale. London

Contributors

Flute:
Handel Douglas Whittaker
Violin:
Paul Beard
Harpsichord:
Charles Spinks
Introduced By:
Alec Robertson

For Children of Most Ages
David tells
'The Story of Moses' from ' Stories from the Bible ' by Walter de la Mare
5-' Egypt is Afraid '
5.15 Tomorrow is a Stranger *
A serial play, set in modern times, about the mysterious adventures of a teenage orphan in search of wonders of the world
Written in seven parts by Norman Painting
Adventure Five:
' Shadows in the Coliseum'
Produced by Graham Gauld

Contributors

Produced By:
Graham Gauld
Lance Faithful:
Alaric Cotter
Lady Augusta Fettiplayce:
Mary O'Farrell
Steptoe:
Charles E Stidwill
' G A ':
Arnold Peters
Gentile Battista:
Malcolm Hayes
Rinata Gucci:
Ysanne Churchman
Vespasian:
Ivan Samson
Air hostess:
Thelma Rogers

Regional Variations (4)

Service from Inverleith Church. Edinburgh

BBC Home Service Scottish

Service from the Salesian Roman Catholic College, Sherfield English. Hampshire

BBC Home Service West

As West

BBC Home Service Midland

A series of programmes in which Christians think about their faith and its living expression
' The Bishop's Man' by Vernon Sproxton
Produced by Victor Menzies

Contributors

Unknown:
Vernon Sproxton
Produced By:
Victor Menzies
Nigel Padmore:
Ronald Baddiley
Helen, his wife:
Betty Baskcomb
Becky, their daughter:
Angela Crow
Sir George de Vere, R N (Retd ):
Godfrey Kenton
Hugh, his son:
Geoffrey Matthews
The Bishop's man:
Errol John

Regional Variations (7)

Appeal: on behalf of the Scottish Marriage Guidance Council by Harald R. Leslie. Q.c.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal: on behalf of St. Andrew's Church. South Lopham, Norfolk, by R. H. Mottram

BBC Home Service Midland

(261 m. ) Appeal: Convent of the Holy Rood, Middlesbrough, by the Reverend Mother

BBC Home Service North

As North (261 m.)

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Appeal: on behalf of Torquay Centre for Disabled and Handicapped, by Eric Robinson

BBC Home Service West

Appeal: Colebrook Home for Crippled Women by Denis Goodwin

BBC Home Service North

Appeal on behalf of the Ethelm House Community Centre by the Chairman of the Management Committee, Major-General Sir Drummond Inglis, K.B.E., C.B., M.C.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Sir Drummond Inglis, [address removed]
Ethelm House is a Community Centre, close to Waterloo Station, which provides clubs for all ages. These include clubs for young children, teenagers, adults and old people, with a total membership of more than 400. Funds are badly needed to enable the Centre to employ more leaders and to increase its membership by dispensing with lettings of parts of the building which at present restrict club activities.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Drummond Inglis

A series of four programmes describing, through their recorded memories and opinions, what life means or has meant to a variety of men and women at successive stages along their path to three score years and ten
1-A Pattern of Childhood
Recordings made by Ronald Lloyd
Production by Stanley Williamson

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Lloyd
Production By:
Stanley Williamson

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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