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Yesterday in Parliament

BBC Home Service West

Signpost from East Anglia

BBC Home Service Midland

A series of six talks on representative squadrons of the R.A.F. by Air Chief Marshal
Sir Philip Joubert K.C.B. C.M.G., D.S.O. ,
4-No. 617: the ' Dambuster' squadron

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Philip Joubert K.C.B. C.M.G., D.S.O.

Concerto Grosso No. 10, in D minor
(Handel): Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. conducted by Fritz Leh
mann Rondo (Serenade No. 10, in B flat,
K.361) (Mozart): Eastman Symphonic Wind Ensemble; conductor. Frederick Fennell
Putnam's Camp. Redding, Connecticut
(Three Places in New England) (Charles Ives ): Eastman-Rochester Orchestra, conducted by Howard Hanson some recent gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Fritz Leh
Conducted By:
Mann Rondo
Unknown:
Charles Ives
Conducted By:
Howard Hanson

Regional Variations (2)

BBC West of England Light Orchestra

BBC Home Service West

A non-stop sequence of melodies played by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Conductor, Vilem Tausky
BBC Studio Choir
Conducted by Alan G. Melville
Arthur Sandford at the piano
Produced by Charles Beardsall

Contributors

Leader:
William Armon
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky
Conducted By:
Alan G. Melville
Conducted By:
Arthur Sandford
Produced By:
Charles Beardsall

Regional Variations (2)

by Laurie Wyman with Richard Caldicot
Heather Chasen
Michael Bates. Ronnie Barker and Tenniel Evans
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurie Wyman
Unknown:
Richard Caldicot
Unknown:
Heather Chasen
Unknown:
Michael Bates.
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Produced By:
Alastair Scott-Johnston

by Jacques Gillies
Produced by Patrick Dromgoole
(A new production of a prize-winning play in the West Region Drama Competition; televised in December. 1958)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jacques Gillies
Produced By:
Patrick Dromgoole
William Faraday:
Sebastian Shaw
Jill Faraday:
Jane Barrett
Danny:
Ian Hendry
Dr Stefano:
George Coulouris
Mario:
Philip Lowrie
Officer:
Lewis Gedge

For Listeners of All Ages
' Tinker and Tapp, Inc.*
A general ' knock-up ' with Fred Fairclough on the one side
Herbert Smith on the other and Doris Gambell in the middle
Script by Muriel Levy
Incidental music written by Ray Martin and Frank Barber and played by a section of the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Produced by Trevor Hill
5.15 For Children of Most Ages
Regional Round
An Inter-Regional
General Knowledge Contest concocted by Geoffrey conducted by David and cheerfully contested by competitors in all seven regions

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Fairclough
Unknown:
Herbert Smith
Unknown:
Doris Gambell
Script By:
Muriel Levy
Written By:
Ray Martin
Written By:
Frank Barber
Produced By:
Trevor Hill

Regional Variations (7)

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Sport in the Midlands

BBC Home Service Midland

Sports Results

BBC Home Service West

Sport, as West

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Sports Report

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Sports Diges

BBC Home Service North

Results, reports, and reviews of the day's outstanding events
Today's programme includes:
Racing Results
Cricket: Close of play score in the Fourth Test Match between England and India at Old Trafford. Latest scores and a summary of the highlights in other first-class matches with special reference to those involving south-eastern counties.
Swimming: Pat Besford on the match between Holland and Great Britain at Waalwijk A Comment in Sport: Sports personalities express their views on affairs of the moment.
Introduced by Jacob de Vries

Contributors

Unknown:
Pat Besford
Introduced By:
Jacob de Vries

Regional Variations (4)

Talk by a Welsh M.P.

BBC Home Service Welsh

(261m.) According to Taste': ': Variety

BBC Home Service North

As North (261m.)

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
Guest artist,
Ranken Bushby (baritone)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies,
Charles Crathorn
Produced by Eric Arden
The programme includes: Lilac Waltz; Marine Fourstep ; Felice Foxtrot -; Saunter Catalina : Chrysanthemum Waltz ; Lola Tango ; Waverley Twostep

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Baritone:
Ranken Bushby
Introduced By:
Ivan Samson
Unknown:
Charles Crathorn
Produced By:
Eric Arden
Unknown:
Marine Fourstep
Unknown:
Felice Foxtrot
Unknown:
Saunter Catalina
Unknown:
Chrysanthemum Waltz
Unknown:
Lola Tango
Unknown:
Waverley Twostep

Regional Variations (2)

with Donald Sinden and Maxine Audley
Script by Godfrey Harrison
' A Woman Scorned '
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald Sinden
Unknown:
Maxine Audley
Script By:
Godfrey Harrison
Produced By:
Leslie Bridgmont
David Bliss:
George Cole
Anne Fellows:
Diana Churchill
Tony Fellows:
Colin Gordon
Psyche, the dog:
Percy Edwards
Phil Bender:
Donald Sinden
Estelle Livingstone:
Maxine Audley
Wanda Goddard:
Virginia Winter

To sing to you
Vanessa Lee , Gerald Daviea
To play to you
Dolores Ventura
To mystify you
Your resident magician,
David Berglas
To bring a smile
Beryl Reid
Chic Murray and Maidie Hal Roach
The Adam Singers
(Directed by Cliff Adams )
BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Continuity by Bill Kellie and Arthur Lay Produced by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Unknown:
Vanessa Lee
Unknown:
Gerald Daviea
Unknown:
Dolores Ventura
Unknown:
David Berglas
Unknown:
Beryl Reid
Unknown:
Chic Murray
Unknown:
Maidie Hal Roach
Directed By:
Cliff Adams
Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Bill Kellie
Unknown:
Arthur Lay
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

A dramatisation by John Keir Cross of the novel by Anthony Berkeley
[Starring] William Fox
Storyteller, Norman Claridge
The action takes place in the early 1930s.

Contributors

Author:
Anthony Berkeley
Dramatised by:
John Keir Cross
Production:
Frederick Bradnum
Storyteller:
Norman Claridge
Roger Sheringham:
William Fox
Crystal Vane:
Cecile Chevreau
Guy Pidgeon:
Geoffrey Wincott
Valentine Combe:
Douglas Storm
Willie Fayre:
Harold Reese
Enid Fayre:
Margaret Wolfit
Unity Vincent:
Mary Law
Stella Crosspatrick:
Jane Jordan Rogers
Lady Darracott:
Joan Matheson
Angela St Thomas:
Judy Bailey
Mrs Bray:
Catherine Salkeld
Mr Bray:
Jeffrey Segal
Harold Parker:
Rolf Lefebvre
Captain Twyford:
William Eedle
Sir John Birch:
Leigh Crutchley

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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