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Regional Variations (3)

Signpost from the North-West Midlands.* Interlude

BBC Home Service Midland

Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

,... one spot should prove Beloved over all
For Rudyard Kipling it was Sussex; but for Marjorie Telfer -Donaghadee; Dylan Thomas -Laugharne; Elizabeth Whitley -The Road to the Isles
Introduced by Jack Singleton


Rudyard Kipling
Marjorie Telfer
Dylan Thomas
Elizabeth Whitley
Introduced By:
Jack Singleton

A radio biography of the father of the poet
Other parts played by Bob Arnold , Hugh Futcher
Philip Garston-Jones
Carol McCready , Edward Ogden
Arnold Peters , Michael Shaw and Brian Spink
Written and produced by David Lytton


Played By:
Bob Arnold
Played By:
Hugh Futcher
Played By:
Philip Garston-Jones
Played By:
Carol McCready
Played By:
Edward Ogden
Arnold Peters
Michael Shaw
Brian Spink
Produced By:
David Lytton
David William
John Shakespeare:
Lewis Gedge
Mary Arden:
Elizabeth Sprigga

A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity '
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by Father Aloysius Roche
Listeners' letters are very welcome as they give real help in planning these talks. Send them to Stuart Hibberd, c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.


Talk By:
Father Aloysius Roche

Regional Variations (2)

Awr Y Plant

BBC Home Service Welsh

For Listeners of Most Ages
' The Blackbird's Song ' taken from
' The Faun and the Woodcutter's Daughter'
by Barbara Leonie Picard
Adapted as a play for radio by Muriel Levy with incidental music written by Henry Reed and played by a section of the BBC Northern Orchestra conducted by the composer and Produced by Herbert Smith
5.25 For Older Children
John Ellison introduces the July edition of Something About London
A monthly notebook for people with all sorts of interests
Edited by Claire Chovil


Barbara Leonie Picard
Muriel Levy
Written By:
Henry Reed
Produced By:
Herbert Smith
John Ellison
Edited By:
Claire Chovil
Brian Trueman
Princess Isabella:
Judith Gibson
Sandra Chalmers
Janet Blain
Norman Somers
Tom Harrison
Doris Gambell

Regional Variations (4)

Claire Millard. contralto

BBC Home Service West


BBC Home Service Northern Ireland


BBC Home Service North

One hundred years ago this month, the London Rifle Brigade and Rangers were founded in the City of London. This programme tells you about some of the present-day activities of the regiment and milestones in its history.
Presented by Kenneth Pragnell


Presented By:
Kenneth Pragnell

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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