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Regional Variations (3)

Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

Signpost from the North-West Midlands

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Hi and Fi
A conversation on listening between John Kirby ,
Ralph West and Peter Walker with comments by Captain P. P. Eckersley
Introduced by Jack Singleton
Interval music for Schools at 9.30

Contributors

Unknown:
John Kirby
Unknown:
Peter Walker
Unknown:
Captain P. P. Eckersley
Introduced By:
Jack Singleton

Prayer
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty
(S.P. 626: C.H. 22: D.S. 13; P.H. 223: Tune, Lobe den Herren )
Interlude: The Healing of the Paralysed Man
Prayers; the Prayer for Pardon: the Lord's Prayer
From thee all skill and science flow
(BBC Supplement 24; S.P. 285; C.H. 351; Tune: Belmont)
Blessing

Contributors

Unknown:
Lobe Den Herren

Regional Variations (2)

I Ysgolion Cymru

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Interval music
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH
A programme in simple French, in which listeners are invited to take part. Script by Emiie Harven
Scene: Un vieux client. This week an old friend comes to Tante Rosine 's bookstall and makes a surprising find.

Contributors

Script By:
Emiie Harven
Unknown:
Tante Rosine

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Story of Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT I by Rachel Percival
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE
Great Scientists
7: C. T. R. Wilson
Script by Hugh David
11.40 THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION
AND ITS PHILOSOPHY
Christian Unity at Home and Overseas. The Churches Overseas
Europe. 2: The Roman Catholic Approach
Speaker: Dr. Ruth Slade. of Louvain University and the Institute of Race Relations

Contributors

Unknown:
Rachel Percival
Script By:
Hugh David
Unknown:
Dr. Ruth Slade.
on BBC Home Service Basic

A spontaneous discussion by Lord Boothby, K.B.E. Percy Cudlipp
Macdonald Hastings Gilbert Harding
Travelling Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
Arranged by Michael Bowen From Arundel, Sussex
in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
K.B.E. Percy Cudlipp
Unknown:
MacDonald Hastings
Unknown:
Gilbert Harding
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Arranged By:
Michael Bowen
on BBC Home Service Basic

STORIES AND RHYMES
Sura and the Elephant' by Pearl Tilbury
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH II Ballads Old and New
1: The story of an old ballad. Peter Kennedy talks about the ' Prickle Holly Bush '
2.40 INTERVAL MUSIC
2.45 NATURE STUDY
7: Geese. by R. P. Bagnell-Oakeley

Contributors

Unknown:
Pearl Tilbury
Talks:
Peter Kennedy
Unknown:
Holly Bush
Unknown:
R. P. Bagnell-Oakeley
on BBC Home Service Basic

Charles West (baritone) Edward Rubach (piano)
London Studio Players
Conducted by Michael Krein
(Charles West broadcasts by permission of the Directors of the Old Vic Trust)

Contributors

Baritone:
Charles West
Pianist:
Edward Rubach
Musicians:
London Studio Players
Conductor:
Michael Krein

An attempt to understand some of the problems of widows and their families
The programme is introduced by PETER MARRIS , of the Institute of Community Studies, and includes recordings of widows, doctors, and social workers
Produced by Eileen Capel

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter Marris
Produced By:
Eileen Capel
on BBC Home Service Basic

A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by Father Jim Wilson
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.I. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.

Contributors

Introduces:
Stuart Hibberd
Talk By:
Father Jim Wilson
Unknown:
Stuart Hibberd

Regional Variations (2)

Awr y Plant

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

JUNIOR TIME: 5.0-5.15
A programme for the fives to eights
Two by Two
An alphabetical Noah's Ark
Stories and poems and facts about animals whose names begin with A
Hilary Paterson reads the story . Wunda the Wood Ant ' by Cecily M. Rutley Gilbert Fisher tells you about the Aardvark at the Edinburgh Zoo Presented by Hilary
S.15 I KNOW WHAT I LIKE
Ian Black is interviewed by Bill Fraser and chooses some favourite records
5.25 NATURE PARLIAMENT
Your questions answered by the resident members--Peter Scott and L. Hugh Newman-and guest speaker, Gwynne Vevers ; with Derek McCulloch (Uncle Mac) in the chair

Contributors

Unknown:
Hilary Paterson
Unknown:
Cecily M. Rutley
Unknown:
Gilbert Fisher
Unknown:
Ian Black
Interviewed By:
Bill Fraser
Unknown:
Peter Scott
Unknown:
L. Hugh Newman-And
Unknown:
Gwynne Vevers
Unknown:
Derek McCulloch

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

News. sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Stock Market report. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Stock Market report

BBC Home Service Midland

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

South-Eastern News
6.30 Fred Streeter Advises
A weekly talk to gardeners in the South-East
6.40 Town and Country
Comment, controversy, and character for listeners in London and the counties of the South-East
6.57 London Stock Market Report

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Streeter

Haydn
Trio No. 15, in E flat minor played by the St. Cecilia Trio
Sydney Humphreys (violin) Norman Jones (cello) Robin Wood (piano)
Quartet in D minor, Op. 42 played by the Aeolian String Quartet
Sydney Humphreys , Trevor Williams Watson Forbes , Derek Simpson

Contributors

Violin:
Sydney Humphreys
Cello:
Norman Jones
Piano:
Robin Wood
Unknown:
Sydney Humphreys
Unknown:
Trevor Williams
Unknown:
Watson Forbes
Unknown:
Derek Simpson

Regional Variations (2)

Our Pal Tommy: tribute to the late Tommy Morgan, introduced by Tommy Yorke and Jack House

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Diary of Captain Roeder, a German officer in the service of Napoleon during the Russian Campaign of 1812 Adapted by ALEXANDER McKre from the original documents and Helen Roeder 's book
' The Ordeal of Captain Roeder '
Narration by James McKechnie Production by Dorothy Baker

Contributors

Adapted By:
Alexander McKre
Adapted By:
Helen Roeder
Unknown:
James McKechnie
Production By:
Dorothy Baker
Captain Roeder:
Alan Wheatley
Major Ernst von Pfuel, Imperial Russian Army:
Denis Goacher

Regional Variations (2)

Llafar: current affairs

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by Robert Irwin
BBC Scottish Orchestra
Leader. J. Mouland Begbie
Conducted by Stanford Robinson
Larry Adler (harmonica)
Before an invited audience at Broadcasting House, Glasgow

Contributors

Introduced By:
Robert Irwin
Leader:
J. Mouland Begbie
Conducted By:
Stanford Robinson
Conducted By:
Larry Adler
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Alessandro Scarlatti
Orchestra
Conductor, Franco Caracciolo
Overture: La Scufnara (Paisiello)
Concerto No. 3, in F (Alessandro Scarlatti)
Symphony in C minor (Boccherini) on gramophone records

Contributors

Conductor:
Franco Caracciolo

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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