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Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
E. Arnot Robertson describes the first time she fell in love
Why do women nag?: a doctor replies
Both Sides of the Fence: bosses and secretaries give contrasted points of view about each other
Mira behn talks about
Mahatma Gandhi

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Introduced By:
E. Arnot Robertson
Talks:
Mira Behn
Unknown:
Mahatma Gandhi

A request programme of records
Overture. Street Corner (Rawsthorne): Pro Arte Orchestra, conducted by the composer
The Lark Ascending (Vaughan Williams): Jean Pougnet (violin), with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Ballet Suite. The Perfect Fool
(Hoist) : London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult

Contributors

Violin:
Jean Pougnet
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

Ulster Specialities
Introduced from Belfast by James Fisher
VICTOR BATEMAN talks about rare birds and their protection; ARTHUR IRVINE tells the story of the Lough Erne scoter-ducks; DAVID ALEXANDER re-calls some outstanding memories from his fifty years' bird-watching; JACK GRAY gives some results of his work at Copeland Observatory; ARNOLD BENINGTON reports on the progress of Ireland's only pair of golden eagles
Produced by Jeffery Boswall

Contributors

Unknown:
James Fisher
Talks:
Victor Bateman
Unknown:
Arthur Irvine
Unknown:
Lough Erne
Unknown:
David Alexander
Unknown:
Jack Gray
Unknown:
Arnold Benington
Produced By:
Jeffery Boswall

Four programmes about the problems of old age
Narrator, James McKechnie
4-A Corner of My Own
There is conflict between the needs and desires of old people, their relatives, and the community about the best way to house the elderly.
Reporter, Jameson Clark Script by J. S. Campbell
Produced by Archie P. Lee in the BBC's Scottish studios

Contributors

Narrator:
James McKechnie
Reporter:
Jameson Clark
Script By:
J. S. Campbell
Produced By:
Archie P. Lee

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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