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Regional Variations (3)

Signpost: N.W. Midlands

BBC Home Service Midland

Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

of selected broadcasts from Network Three
Doyen: J. G Wilson , Chairman of JBumpus. . and E. Bumpus. Ltd., recalls his seventy years in bookselling
On Shakespeare: Tyrone Guthrie considers Shakespeare s plays in production and Michael MacOwan surmises how the shape of the Elizabethan Theatre may have influenced them.
The last programme of this series

Contributors

Unknown:
J. G Wilson
Unknown:
E. Bumpus.
Unknown:
Tyrone Guthrie
Unknown:
Michael MacOwan

Mv song is love unknown (BBC
Supplement 10; S.P. 127, omitting TV. 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. P. and H. 64, allomitting v. 4: Tune, Horsley)

A ppor.tar.eoua discussion by Lady Barcctt, Alan Bullock
Stephen McAdden M.P. , Desimocd Donnelly M.P. ,
Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
From Yatesbury, Wiltshire

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Bullock
Unknown:
Stephen McAdden M.P.
Question-Master:
Desimocd Donnelly M.P.
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood

Francis Pope (tenor) and a chorus from the Bristol Light Opera Club
Chorust-Maater, Vernon Jones
Ruby Taylor (piano)
Dudley Savage (organ)
Introduced, by Dudley Savage and based on requests collected by Torquay Council of Social Service

Contributors

Tenor:
Francis Pope
Unknown:
Vernon Jones
Piano:
Ruby Taylor
Piano:
Dudley Savage
Introduced By:
Dudley Savage

A sound. recording of Sunday's television programme
Sir Ifor Evans
Jacquetta Hawkes
Reg Butler , William Golding
Question-Master, Michael Flanders

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Ifor Evans
Unknown:
Jacquetta Hawkes
Unknown:
Reg Butler
Question-Master:
William Golding
Question-Master:
Michael Flanders

Regional Variations (4)

Children's Hour. Dialogue story. Farming talk. Songs

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Awr Y Plant

BBC Home Service Welsh

Children's Hour. Wandering with Nomad the naturalist

BBC Home Service North

For Younger Listeners
' Once Upon a Time
Stories from
' The Golden Phoenix and other
French-Canadian Fairy Tales'
Retold by Michael Hornyansky
4-(and last):
' The Fountain of Youth'
Told by Claire
5.25 For Older Listeners
More about U.F.O.s
(Unidentified Flying Objects)
A follow up to the programme
' Birds, Balloons. Meteocsor Flying Saucers? ' broadcast last October
Script and presentation by Nan Macdonald
Production by Herbert Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Hornyansky
Presentation By:
Nan MacDonald
Production By:
Herbert Smith

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. sport

BBC Home Service Midland

News. sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport

BBC Home Service North

News. Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

News. sport. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Local news and London Stock Market report
6.30 Today's Sport
6.35 Talking Points
Views and comment from town and country
6.50 ' Where Am I ? '
Audrey Russell has been to another well-known place. She gives some clues and hopes to start you guessing as she says ' Where am I ? '
6.15 6.25 VHF: Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast:
Area news and weather summary

Contributors

Unknown:
Audrey Russell

Regional Variations (5)

(261 m.) The Northcountryman

BBC Home Service North

Albert Webb and his Players, with Daniel Merrick (tenor)

BBC Home Service Midland

Wales Through the Ages. 24-The Rise of the House of Tudor by Prof. David Williams. Interlude

BBC Home Service Welsh

As North (261 m.)

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Four Dance Episodes (Rodeo)
(Copland)
Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Antal Dorati
Huapango (Moncayo) .
National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico
Conducted by Luis Herrera de la Fuente on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Antal Dorati
Conducted By:
Luis Herrera de la Fuente

The fourth of eight programmes in the national contest
CHILDREN'S CHOIRS
Solihull High School Choir
Conductor, Margaret Wharam
Whitehaven Grammar School Choir
Conductor, Myra Gibson
YOUTH CHOIRS
Aberkenflg Youth Choir
Conductor, Veronica Rees
Grosvenor High School Choral Society
Conductor, Ronald E. Lee
MIXED CHOIRS
The Fenland Singers
Conductor, Catherine M. Baxter
Ormiston Choir
Conductor, William Boyd
Swindon Orpheus Choir
Conductor, Ewart W. Hill
Programme introduced by John Hobday
Produced by Charles Beardsall
The winner in each class of the national contest will be invited to take part in a final concert at the Royal Festival Hall, London, on Saturday, June 20.

Contributors

Conductor:
Margaret Wharam Whitehaven
Conductor:
Myra Gibson
Conductor:
Veronica Rees
Conductor:
Ronald E. Lee
Conductor:
Catherine M. Baxter
Conductor:
William Boyd
Conductor:
Ewart W. Hill
Introduced By:
John Hobday
Produced By:
Charles Beardsall

Regional Variations (3)

Town on the Bann: feature on Coleraine, Co. Londonderry

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Down to the Sea: magazine about the sea and ships

BBC Home Service Midland

The story of the impact of a film unit upon the Welsh people
The story is told mainly through recordings made on the spot
Written and produced by Alan Burgess
(The recorded broadcast of Jan. 20)

Contributors

Produced By:
Alan Burgess

Regional Variations (3)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Mozart's Requiem: soloists. BBC Northern Singers and Orchestra, conducted by Gordon Thorne

BBC Home Service North

Amadeo Baldovino (cello)
Renata Tarrago and Graciano Tarrago
(guitars)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained by applying to [address removed], enclosing a stamped addressed envelope

Contributors

Cello:
Amadeo Baldovino
Cello:
Renata Tarrago
Cello:
Graciano Tarrago

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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