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from Magdalen College, Oxford
Introit: Alleluja, laus et gloria (Lassus)
Responses (Tomkins) Psalms 6, 7, 8
First Lesson: 1 Samuel 7
Magnificat (Tomkins, First Service)
Second Lesson: St. Luke 3. vv. 1-22
Nunc dimittis (Tomkins, First Service)
The Creed
Responses (Tomkins)
The Lord's Prayer (Robert Stone)
Anthem: O Lord, when thou went'st before the people (Peerson)
The Grace
A Voluntary (Tomkins)


Organist and Instructor in Music:
Bernard Rose
Organ Scholar:
Christopher Gower

' Simon '
A serial play in four parts dramatised by Felix Felton from the book by Rosemary Sutcliff
Violinist, Merle-Mary Barnes
Produced by Mollie Austin
5.50 Children's Hour Prayers
Conducted by the Rev. John Jackson


Dramatised By:
Felix Felton
Book By:
Rosemary Sutcliff
Produced By:
Mollie Austin
Rev. John Jackson
Simon Carey:
John Drake
Barnaby Colebourne:
David Spenser
General Sir Thomas Fairfax:
Eric Anderson
Oliver Cromwell:
Nicholas Selby
Trooper Pennithorn:
Geoffrey Matthews
Pentecost Fiddler:
Frank Shelley
Dr Hannaford:
Basil Jones
Amias Hannaford:
Charles Hodgson
Denzil Wainwright:
Peter Wilde
Corporal Relf:
Stephen Jack
' Mouse ' Carey:
Angela Brooking
John Carey:
Lewis Gedge
Edgar Harrison

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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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