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Prayer
All creatures of our God and King
(BBC Supplement 3: S.P. 439. C.H. 13. P. and H. 10, all omitting vv. 4, 5. 6: Tune. Lasst uns erfreuen)
Interlude: Christianity comes to
Wales-St. David
(Continued in next column)
Prayers: the Prayer for Happiness;
The Lord's Prayer
Blest are the pure in heart (S.P. 455:
A. and M. 261; C.H. 478; P. and H. 136: Tune. Franconia)
Blessing

on BBC Home Service Basic

TIME AND TUNE by Kay Foster.
11.20 HOW THINGS BEGAN. Athens: an ancient democracy. Script by Rhoda Power.
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. Current Affairs

Contributors

Unknown:
Kay Foster.
Script By:
Rhoda Power.

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
Guest, Harry Dawson (tenor)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies,
Charles Crathorn
Produced by Fredric Bayco
The dances: Waverley Twostep; Freesia Waltz: Eva Threestep: Tango Fascination: Progressive Barn Dance; Polka; Dream Saunter; Heather Waltz ; Boston Twostep
The songs: As I sit here; Oh dear. what can the matter be
Tickets may be obtained on application to [address removed], enclosing stamped addressed envelope.

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Tenor:
Harry Dawson
Introduced By:
Ivan Samson
Unknown:
Charles Crathorn
Produced By:
Fredric Bayco
Unknown:
Heather Waltz
on BBC Home Service Basic

From the many broadcasts on BBC sound and television during the past seven days Gale Pedrick selects highlights to hear again
Introduced by John Ellison
Edited by Arthur Phillips

Contributors

Unknown:
Gale Pedrick
Introduced By:
John Ellison
Edited By:
Arthur Phillips
on BBC Home Service Basic

TRAVEL TALKS. A visit to Cyprus. Script by Jenny Angeloglou.
2.20 the BIBLEAND LIFE. Some Modern Christians and their Work. 3-Elizabeth Pilenko. Script by Sergei Hackel.
2.40 SENIORENGLISHI. Two Stories by Mark Twain : 'The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County ' and ' What Stumped the Bluejays '

Contributors

Script By:
Jenny Angeloglou.
Script By:
Sergei Hackel.
Stories By:
Mark Twain
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Lawn Tennis Championships
Latest results and commentary by Max Robertson and Rex Alston , with summaries and comments by Alf Chave
From the All England Club
ROWING
Henley Royal Regatta
Commentary by John Hinde and John Snagge
CRICKET
Further reports

Contributors

Commentary By:
Max Robertson
Commentary By:
Rex Alston
Unknown:
Alf Chave
Commentary By:
John Hinde
Commentary By:
John Snagge
on BBC Home Service Basic

For the Younger Ones
Mary Jane and the Visitors '
A serial story by Hilda Carson read by Cicely
3—' Noises in the Night'
5.10 For Older Children
Tony Britton and Pat Pleasance in ' Lorna Doone *
The book by R. D. Blackmore dramatised for broadcasting tn seven episodes by Ronald Gow
1—' The Warpath of the Doones '
Also taking part:
Douglas Leach and Clive Batchelor
Production by Mollie Austin
5.40 For Older Listeners
* Sama '
The story of an elephant by Rene Guillot translated by Gwen Marsh
Reader, David Lloyd James
9 — 'The Circus '

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Jane
Story By:
Hilda Carson
Unknown:
Tony Britton
Unknown:
Pat Pleasance
Unknown:
Lorna Doone
Book By:
R. D. Blackmore
Unknown:
Ronald Gow
Unknown:
Douglas Leach
Unknown:
Clive Batchelor
Production By:
Mollie Austin
Unknown:
Rene Guillot
Translated By:
Gwen Marsh
Reader:
David Lloyd James
John Ridd:
Tony Britton
John,as a boy:
J Barrie
John Fry:
Richard Grant
Mrs Ridd:
Ruby Luscombe
Sir Ensor Doone:
Carleton Hobba
Counsellor Doone::
Eric Anderson
Anne Ridd:
Ysanne Churchman
Lorna Doone:
Pat Pleasance
Betty Muxworthy:
Ethel Coleridge
Lizzie Ridd:
Margot Hole

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service North

News, sport. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

News, sport

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Local news and London Stock Market report
6.30 Sports News including reports from Wimbledon and Henley
6.50 Fishing Reel
Bill Latto comments on news and prospects for anglers in south-eastern waters
6.55 Preview
Some of the events in the South-
East during the week ahead

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Latto

Regional Variations (2)

Holiday Highway: Cliff and Nuala Morgan visit Rhyl

BBC Home Service Welsh

Your resident host,
Jack Watson welcomes stars of the entertainment world with the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Directed by A'yn Ainsworth
Produced by James Casey
(A shortened edition of Wednesday's recorded broadcast in the Light Programme!

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Watson
Produced By:
James Casey

Regional Variations (3)

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Serious Argument: From the City Hall. Newcastle upon Tyne, the Rt. Hon. Alfred Robens. M.p., and Dame Irene Ward, m.p., answer questions. Chairman. Norman Hunt

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

Is it necessarily a handicap to have a coloured skin?
John FREEMAN talks to three West Indians-a dental surgeon, a textile designer, and a personnel officer-who agree that their colour has been in some ways an asset to them in achieving professional success in this country.

Contributors

Talks:
John Freeman

with Ron Moody , Clive Dunn
Benny Lee , Janet Waters
Dick Lester , Judith Chalmers
Nat Temple and his Orchestra
Announcer, Tim Gudgin
Script by Michael Bentine and John Law
Produced by Charles Chilton

Contributors

Unknown:
Ron Moody
Unknown:
Clive Dunn
Unknown:
Benny Lee
Unknown:
Janet Waters
Unknown:
Dick Lester
Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Nat Temple
Announcer:
Tim Gudgin
Script By:
Michael Bentine
Script By:
John Law
Produced By:
Charles Chilton

Regional Variations (4)

Gaelic Songs: James C. M. Campbell, tenor

BBC Home Service Scottish

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

York Festival. Scarlatti: Ralph Kirkpatrick, harpsichord

BBC Home Service North

James Milligan (baritone)
Clifton Helliwell (piano)
Mailied Songs by Beethoven Wonne der Wehmut
In questa tomba oscura Der Kuss
Ieh liebe dich
Songs by Dupart
L'invitation au voyage Extase
Le Manoir de Rosemonde Chanson triste

Contributors

Baritone:
James Milligan
Piano:
Clifton Helliwell
Songs By:
Wonne Der Wehmut

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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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More