Programme Index

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Prayer
My song is love unknown (BBC Supplement 10- S.P. 127, omitting vv. 2. 4. 5, 6: P. and H. 65. omitting vv. 2. 4: Tune. Psalm 47)
Interlude: The Death of Jesus and the Promise of the Resurrection
Prayers: the Prayer of St. Richard; the Lord's Prayer
There is a green hill (S.P. 131; A. and M. 332. C.H. 105. and P. and H. 64, all omitting v. 4: Tune. Horsley)
Blessing

Regional Variations (3)

Farm Forum.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Those Were the Days

BBC Home Service West

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
Alfred Swain (baritone)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies,
Charles Crathorn
Produced by Eric Arden
The programme includes: Crown Twostep: Progressive Waltz; Lola Tango ; Royal Saunter: Valse Mar-tine: Inspiration Gavotte; Marine Fourstep; Valse Cotillion

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Baritone:
Alfred Swain
Introduced By:
Ivan Samson
Unknown:
Charles Crathorn
Produced By:
Eric Arden
Unknown:
Lola Tango

TRAVEL TALKS. The Grand Canyon. Script by Rhoda Power.
2.20 THE BIBLE AND LIFE. From Abraham to Moses: 10—Friends of God. Script by Robert C. Walton. (BBC recording)
2.40 SENIOR English i. ' The Master ' by T. H. White , adapted for broadcasting by Edward Blishen. 4— 'The charm o'erthrown '

Contributors

Unknown:
Grand Canyon.
Script By:
Rhoda Power.
Script By:
Robert C. Walton.
Unknown:
T. H. White
Unknown:
Edward Blishen.

Piano music in contrasting styles played by Clive Lythgoe (concert pianist)
Alan Paul and Edna Hatzfeld
(two pianos)
Mike McKenzie
(Latin-American music)
The Eddie Thompson Quartet
(rhythmic piano music) Introduced by Alan Dell
Produced by Jimmy Grant

Contributors

Played By:
Clive Lythgoe
Pianist:
Alan Paul
Pianist:
Edna Hatzfeld
Pianos:
Mike McKenzie
Unknown:
Eddie Thompson
Introduced By:
Alan Dell
Produced By:
Jimmy Grant

13-Maureen Black and Dorothy Hobbs
The small town of Hawick in the Scottish Borders has a world-wide reputation as the home of the knitwear trade. Maureen Black and Dorothy Hobbs are two girls who typify the important part women play in the work of this town. They are introduced by Bill McLaren.
Programme arranged by Robin Richardson
(The recorded broadcast of Dec. 8)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorothy Hobbs
Unknown:
Maureen Black
Unknown:
Dorothy Hobbs
Introduced By:
Bill McLaren.
Arranged By:
Robin Richardson

For Older Listeners
Billie Whitelaw
Howard Marion-Crawford and Anthony Jacobs in ' The Black Arrow ' by Robert Louis Stevenson adapted for broadcasting by Nan Macdonald
6—'Two Richards Are We '
Other parts played by Brian Trueman and Colin Greene
Production by Trevor Hill
5.30 Young Countrymen
4—' Featuring Farming '
The Agricultural Student
Modern farming is a highly complex industry. ALAN Dixon visits the University School of Agriculture at King's College, Newcastle, and Nafferton Farm, Stocksfield, in Northumberland, to meet some students and hear how modern methods and research are applied to practical farming.
Programme arranged and written by W. Gibson Sykes
Produced by Herbert Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Billie Whitelaw
Unknown:
Howard Marion-Crawford
Unknown:
Anthony Jacobs
Unknown:
Robert Louis Stevenson
Broadcasting By:
Nan MacDonald
Played By:
Brian Trueman
Played By:
Colin Greene
Production By:
Trevor Hill
Unknown:
Alan Dixon
Written By:
W. Gibson Sykes
Produced By:
Herbert Smith
Richard Crookback, Duke of Gloucester:
Anthony Jacobs
Sir Daniel Brackley:
Howard Marion Crawford
Dick Shelton:
Alan Rothwell
Joanna Sedley:
Billie Whitelaw
Alicia Risingham, her friend:
Vida Paterson
Lord Foxham her guardian:
Graham Tennant
Bennet Hatch:
Bryden Murdoch
Arblaster:
Leonard Williams
Sir William Catesby:
John Blain
Truscott, a man-at-arms:
Jack Watson
Dutton:
Herbert Smith
John Amend-All:
Ralph Hallett

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

News, sport

BBC Home Service Midland

News, sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport

BBC Home Service North

News. sport. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Local news and London Stock Market report
6.30 Today's Sport followed by A weekend preview
Introduced by John Snagge
6.45 Fishing Reel
Bill Latto comments on news and prospects for anglers in South-Eastern waters
6.55 Preview
Some of the events in the South-East during the week ahead
6.15 6.25 VHF Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast:
Area news and weather summary

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Snagge
Unknown:
Bill Latto

Regional Variations (3)

Welsh songs of the hearth

BBC Home Service Welsh

In Perspective: current topics

BBC Home Service Scottish

with Benny Lee , Peter Hawkins
Dick Lester , Rosemary Squires
Judith Chalmers
Announcer, Tim Gudgin
Nat Temple and his Orchestra
Written by Michael Bentine , Dick Lester , and John Law
Produced by Charles Chilton

Contributors

Unknown:
Benny Lee
Unknown:
Peter Hawkins
Unknown:
Dick Lester
Unknown:
Rosemary Squires
Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Announcer:
Tim Gudgin
Announcer:
Nat Temple
Written By:
Michael Bentine
Written By:
Dick Lester
Produced By:
Charles Chilton

Regional Variations (2)

Handel in Ireland: feature with music

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Joseph Weingarten (piano)
Schumann CARNAVAL , Op. 9
(Scenes mignonnes sur quatre notes) Préambule: Pierrot; Arlequin; Valse noble: Eusebius: Florestan; Coquette: Replique; Sphinxes; Papillons; A.S.C.H.-S.C.H.A. (Lettres dansantes); Chiarina; Chopin; Estrella; Reconnaissance; Pantaion et Colombine; Valse allemande; Intermezzo: Paganini; Aveu: Promenade: Pause: Marche des ' Davidsbtindier ' contre les Philistins

Contributors

Piano:
Joseph Weingarten
Piano:
Schumann Carnaval

Regional Variations (5)

Music Notebook

BBC Home Service West

Gaelic songs: Angus Whyte

BBC Home Service Scottish

Arts Magazine

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Joyce Grenfell , Stephen Potter
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Guest, Anna Russell
Arranged by Walter Todds
The fourth of a further series designed to test, not too seriously, your general knowledge of music

Contributors

Unknown:
Joseph Cooper
Unknown:
Joyce Grenfell
Unknown:
Stephen Potter
Unknown:
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Unknown:
Anna Russell
Arranged By:
Walter Todds

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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