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Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
As I See It: personal comment from Ruth Pitter
Lays and Lyrics: Frank Loesser , one of the leading song-writers of today, talks to Gordon Gow
Alan Melville describes his ambition to be an international spy
People Alone: recollections of moments of great personal responsibility

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Frank Loesser
Unknown:
Gordon Gow
Unknown:
Alan Melville

A weekly series of programmes in which well-known musicians discuss questions sent by listeners
This week's panel:
Boyd Neel
Alec Robertson
John Russell
Chairman, Arthur Langford

Contributors

Unknown:
Boyd Neel
Unknown:
Alec Robertson
Unknown:
John Russell
Unknown:
Arthur Langford

Conducted by Dilys Powell
Film: Riccardo Aragno
Theatre: Ivor Brown
Radio: Giles Play fair
Book: Helen Gardner
Art: Bryan Robertson
Repeated on Thursday at 3.45

Contributors

Conducted By:
Dilys Powell
Unknown:
Riccardo Aragno
Unknown:
Ivor Brown
Unknown:
Helen Gardner
Unknown:
Bryan Robertson

A monthly series
Early Birds
Four bird-watchers, one each in England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland, who rose well before the lark this morning, recount their experiences to JAMES FISHER . ARNOLD BENINGTON North Down Coast, Ulster
WILLIAM CONDRY
Snowdon, North Wales
MISS TERRY Gompertz Pinner Hill , Middlesex
DESMOND NETHERSOLE-THOMPSON Rothiemurchus, Inverness-shire
Produced by Jeffery Boswall

Contributors

Unknown:
James Fisher
Unknown:
Arnold Benington
Unknown:
William Condry
Unknown:
Miss Terry Gompertz
Unknown:
Pinner Hill
Unknown:
Desmond Nethersole-Thompson
Produced By:
Jeffery Boswall

For Children of Most Ages
Sunday at Five
Children's Service from St. Anne's Cathedral, Belfast; conducted by the Very Rev. C. I. Peacocke, Dean of Belfast
Introduction
For the beauty of the earth (I.C.H.
375)
Talk
He who would valiant be (I.C.H.
738)
Prayers
Talk (continued)
Just as I am (I.C.H. 746)
Blessing
Organist, C. J. Brennan, O.B.E .
5.15 For Older Children
'The Gleam in the North' by D. K. Broster
Adapted by Catherine M. Barr in six parts
2-' The Decoy '
Produced by Ian Wishart

Contributors

Organist:
C. J. Brennan, O.B.E
Unknown:
D. K. Broster
Adapted By:
Catherine M. Barr
Produced By:
Ian Wishart
Ewen Cameron of Ardroy:
Bryden Murdoch
Alison, his wife:
Gwyneth Guthrie
His sons: Donald Cameron:
Rosemary Eadie
His sons: Keith Cameron:
Moira Pedersen
Dr Kineaid:
W H D Joss
Dr Archibald Cameron a Jacobite agent:
Henry Donald
Captain Jackson, a Redcoat Officer:
John Young
Lieut Hector Grant, Alison's brother:
John McGregor
Lieut Governor Leighton:
Leonard Maguire
Morag, maid servant:
Joan Fitzpatrick
Warder:
William Simpson

Dvorak
Quartet in A flat, Op. 105 played by the Aeolian String Quartet: Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Trevor Williams (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola) Derek Simpson (cello)
Sept. 11: Dvorak's Quartet Op. 106

Contributors

Violin:
Sydney Humphreys
Violin:
Trevor Williams
Viola:
Watson Forbes
Cello:
Derek Simpson

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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