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Regional Variations (3)

Patients' requests played by Dudley Savage, theatre organ

BBC Home Service South and West

Trolley Service: record requests for patients in hospital

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

The London Studio Players
Conducted by Michael Krein with Gordon Heard (flute)
Edward Rubach
(piano and harpsichord)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Michael Krein
Piano:
Edward Rubach
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
In Partnership: Walter and Marjorie Smith, canal hire boat proprietors
People I Have Worked With: Naomi Jacob reflects
Dropping In: on a conference on Alcoholism
Some twentieth-century women: Leila Rendel, O.B.E., founder of the Caldecott Community

Contributors

Introduced by:
Marjorie Anderson
Interviewee:
Walter Smith
Interviewee:
Marjorie Smith
Speaker:
Naomi Jacob
Interviewee:
Leila Rendel

Regional Variations (4)

Service from Calderhead Parish Church, Shotts: the Rev. Roger M. Hollins

BBC Home Service Scottish

Sung Eucharist: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West

Sung Eucharist from Kelham Chapel, Newark, Nottinghamshire: Preacher, Fr. Marcus Stephens

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

An Act of Worship conducted by delegates to the World Council of Christian Education in Belfast
Prayers by the Rev. Dr. RUSSELL CHANDRAN, Bangalore, South India
Sermon by the Rev. Dr. DONALD G. S. M'TIMKULU, Kitwe, Northern Rhodesia
Blessing by the Rev. JOHN W. ORR, Bloomfield Presbyterian Church, Belfast
Into this world (Buck)
Hymn: 0 Lord of life thy quickening voice
Scripture Lesson
Hymn: Let us with a gladsome mind Scripture Lesson
Prayers
Hymn: Thine be the glory Sermon
Hymn: Christ is the world's redeemer
Blessing
Singing led by the Ulster Singers

Regional Variations (2)

Ar Fore Sul: songs and recordings

BBC Home Service Welsh

A request programme of records Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, in F major (Bach)
Philharmonia Orchestra
Conducted by Otto Klemperer
Rhapsody for contralto, male chorus, and orchestra (Brahms)
Kathleen Ferrier (contralto)
London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra
Conducted by Clemens Krauss
Serenade: Eine kleine Nachtmusik (Mozart)
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Conducted by Karl Munchinger

Contributors

Conducted By:
Otto Klemperer
Contralto:
Kathleen Ferrier
Conducted By:
Clemens Krauss
Conducted By:
Karl Munchinger
on BBC Home Service Basic

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage Brahms and Destiny by Martin Cooper
Musical Profile: Stefan Askenase by Harold Rutland
Gilbert and Sullivan in Europe? by Francis Toye
Dussek's Piano Music by William Mann

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Edited By:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
Martin Cooper
Unknown:
Stefan Askenase
Unknown:
Harold Rutland
Unknown:
Francis Toye
Music By:
William Mann
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman, Sir Gerald Barry
Book: Janet Adam Smith
Art: J. M. Richards
Film: Riccardo Aragno
Theatre: Lionel Hale
Broadcasting: H. A. L. Craig

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown:
Janet Adam Smith
Unknown:
J. M. Richards
Unknown:
Riccardo Aragno
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
H. A. L. Craig

A programme for
Dominion Day
Written and narrated by Andrew Boyle
In the course of a recent 25,ooo-mile journey through the Dominion, Andrew Boyle talked to Canadians about the future of their country.
The programme includes the recorded voices of prospectors, political leaders, and ordinary citizens Produced by Harry Brown

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Boyle
Unknown:
Andrew Boyle
Produced By:
Harry Brown

Regional Variations (2)

The Scottish Garden

BBC Home Service Scottish

Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
Gardening enthusiasts from Creswell in Derbyshire put their problems to
Fred Loads , Bill Sowerbutts and Alan Gemmell
Arranged by Ellis Widdup

Contributors

Introduced By:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Fred Loads
Unknown:
Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown:
Alan Gemmell
Arranged By:
Ellis Widdup

Regional Variations (3)

Gaelic Service

BBC Home Service Scottish

Welsh news survey

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A monthly magazine
Introduced by David Robinson
The Open Market: David Robinson talks to Lewis Allen. producer of The Connection and Lord of the Flies, about the way these two films were financed
Rosenkavalier : Philip Hope-Wallace comments on Paul Czinner 's film to be shown next week in London
Latin Americans: David Robinson reports on the Festival of Latin-American films at Sestri Levante

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Robinson
Talks:
David Robinson
Unknown:
Lewis Allen.
Unknown:
Paul Czinner
Unknown:
David Robinson

The book by Philippa Pearce, adapted as a serial play in six parts by John Keir Cross
'This story that I want to tell you is a very strange one. It's about a boy called Tom - Tom Long - and a girl called Hatty; and it happened... but when, I wonder? You must decide that for yourselves, please, when all's done.'

Contributors

Author:
Philippa Pearce
Adapted by:
John Keir Cross
Producer:
David Davis
The Storyteller:
Charles E. Stidwill
Tom:
Jean England
Uncle Alan:
Norman Shelley
Aunt Gwen:
Rachel Roberts
Mother:
Audrey Leybourne
Man:
Philip Cunningham

Regional Variations (3)

Service from St. Mary's Church, Chepstow: the Rev. Canon Ernest P. Evans

BBC Home Service Welsh

Service from Edzell-Lethnot Parish Church: the Rev. Archibald Watt

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Christians think about their faith and its living expression RITE AND SYMBOL
A report on the recent Anglo-French Conference at Bee Abbey, Normandy, held to study the significance of worship for twentieth-century Christians.
Taking part:
Pere 1. H. Dalmais , O.P.
Pere Louis Bouyer
Fr. J. D. Crichton
John Todd
John Coulson
Fr. Gabriel Hebert , S.S.M.
The Rev. Basil Minchin
Narrated and produced by Colin James

Contributors

Unknown:
H. Dalmais
Unknown:
Pere Louis Bouyer
Unknown:
Fr. J. D. Crichton
Unknown:
John Todd
Unknown:
John Coulson
Unknown:
Fr. Gabriel Hebert
Unknown:
Rev. Basil Minchin
Produced By:
Colin James

Regional Variations (7)

Appeal: Tenovus Welsh Paraplegic Commonwealth Games Fund. by Harry Secombe

BBC Home Service Welsh

Appeal: Scottish Convalescent Home for Children at Westerton of Mugdock. by the Very Rev. Charles L. Warr

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal: Royal Ulster Rifles Regimental Association Benevolent Fund, by Brigadier 1. H. Good

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Appeal: St. Peter's Church, Dorchester, by the Rector, the Rev. K. W. Meiklejohn

BBC Home Service South and West

Appeal: Langford House Annexe, Hereford, by Mrs. Janet Ainslie

BBC Home Service Midland

Appeal: Lancashire Homes for Disabled Sailors and Soldiers, by Alderman R. J. Daintree

BBC Home Service North

Appeal on behalf of the London City Mission by Sir Cyril Black , J.P., D.L., M.P. Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order or cheque) will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Sir Cyril Black, [address removed]
Through 150 missionaries based at sixty mission halls, the London City Mission provides spiritual, cultural, recreational, and moral help for London's people, especially the young, the homeless, the fallen, and the immigrants. It needs £ 2,500 a week to carry on this work.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Cyril Black

Regional Variations (2)

Wedi'r Oedfa: an anthology ' of words and music

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Midland
Region's popular panel game devised by Tony Shryane and Edward J. Mason
Dilys Powell and Frank Muir challenge
Nancy Spain and Denis Norden
In the umpire's chair, Jack Longland

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Shryane
Unknown:
Edward J. Mason
Unknown:
Dilys Powell
Unknown:
Frank Muir
Unknown:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Jack Longland
on BBC Home Service Basic

A radio portrait of Debussy for the centenary of his birth on August 22 written by Colin Shaw with-Elisabeth Robinson (soprano)
Liza Fuchsova (piano)
BBC Northern Orchestra Leader, Reginald Stead
Conductor, George Hurst
Narrator, Geoffrey Matthews Other parts played by Alick Hayes , Garard Green ,
Graham Tennant , Valerie Skardon Produced by Colin SHAW and ARTHUR SPENCER
From the BBC's North of England studios

Contributors

Written By:
Colin Shaw
Soprano:
Elisabeth Robinson
Piano:
Liza Fuchsova
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conductor:
George Hurst
Narrator:
Geoffrey Matthews
Played By:
Alick Hayes
Played By:
Garard Green
Played By:
Graham Tennant
Unknown:
Valerie Skardon
Produced By:
Colin Shaw
Produced By:
Arthur Spencer
on BBC Home Service Basic

Schubert
Piano Sonata in A major (D. 959) played by Lili Kraus
Recorded broadcast of June 10 in the Third Programme
July 6 at 9.20 a.m.: Sonata in C minor played by Alfred Kitchin

Contributors

Played By:
Lili Kraus
Played By:
Alfred Kitchin

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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