Programme Index

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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

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

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

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

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

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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