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A programme of old favourites sung by Alan Bailey (bass-baritone) with Ruby Taylor (piano)
Dudley Savage (organ) and a chorus from the Bristol Light Opera Club
Chorus-Master, Vernon Jones
Introduced by Dudley Savage and based on requests collected by Portsmouth Social Service Council

Contributors

Bass-Baritone:
Alan Bailey
Piano:
Ruby Taylor
Piano:
Dudley Savage
Chorus-Master:
Vernon Jones
Introduced By:
Dudley Savage

A comedy by Harold Chapin adapted by Walter Murray
Scene: Colonel Jones's houseboat in 1909. Produced by Martyn C. Webster

Contributors

Comedy By:
Harold Chapin
Adapted By:
Walter Murray
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Colonel Ivor Jones:
Brewster Mason
Betty Jones:
Mary Wimbush
Geoffrey Belasis, K c:
Rolf Lefebvre
Alice Meyne:
Hilda Schroder
E Wallace Wister:
Timothy Bateson
Wooton:
Alan Reid
Lesceline:
Janet Morrison
The narrator:
John Bennett

' The House at Pooh Corner' by A. A. Milne arranged for broadcasting by David Davis with music by H. Fraser-Simson
1 —
At the piano, Gwenn Knight Production by Claire Chovil

Contributors

Unknown:
A. A. Milne
Broadcasting By:
David Davis
Music By:
H. Fraser-Simson
Piano:
Gwenn Knight
Production By:
Claire Chovil
Winnie-the-Pooh:
Norman Shelley
Piglet:
Wilfred Babbage
Eeyore:
Geoffrey Wincott
Christopher Robin:
Andrew Beeching
Narrator:
Charles E Stidwill

Regional Variations (2)

Fishermen's Forum: team of experts discuss angling

BBC Home Service Midland

A gallery of portraits in close-up
Geoffrey Sutton
Climber, potholer, explorer, ex-merchant seaman, translator, biographer, poet. and Warden of the Centre for Open Country Pursuits at White Hall in Derbyshire
Presented by Stanley Williamson

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Sutton
Presented By:
Stanley Williamson

Donald Wolfit in • SIX CHARACTERS
IN SEARCH OF
AN AUTHOR' by Luigi Pirandello
Translated by Frederick May
The Actors of the Company
The Characters of the Play in the Making
The pianist. Josephine Lee
Production and radio adaptation by H. B. Fortuin

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald Wolfit
Unknown:
Luigi Pirandello
Translated By:
Frederick May
Pianist:
Josephine Lee
Unknown:
H. B. Fortuin
The Producer:
Noel Johnson
The Leading Lady:
Lydia Sherwood
The Leading Man:
James Thomason
The Character Actress:
Janet Burnell
The Ingenue:
Hilda Schroder
The Juvenile Lead:
Peter Wilde
The Stage Manager:
Philip Cunningham
The Prompter:
Edgar Norfolk
The Property Man:
John Scott
The Foreman:
Malcolm Hayes
The Father:
Donald Wolfit
The Mother:
Vivienne Chatterton
The Stepdaughter:
April Olrich
The Son:
Gabriel Woolf
Madame Pace (who is called intobeing):
Bee Duffell

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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