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on BBC Home Service Basic

A spontaneous discussion by JOHN ARLOTT
MICHAEL FOOT , M.P. NANCY SPAIN
MARK WOODNUTT , M.P.
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced -by MICHAEL BOWEN
From Anstey County Junior School, Alton, Hampshire Last Friday's broadcast In the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Michael Foot
Unknown:
Nancy Spain
Unknown:
Mark Woodnutt
Produced By:
Michael Bowen
on BBC Home Service Basic

by Charlotte Bronte dramatised for radio in twelve episodes by HELENA WOOD with Sheila Grant as Lucy Snowe
Episode 1
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Helena Wood
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster

From the BBC Sound Archives
Jessica Brett Young introduces the recorded voices of friends and contemporaries of herself and her husband, FRANCIS BRETT YOUNG including:
GRACIE FIELDS
Louis GOLDING
TAMARA KARSAVINA
COMPTON MACKENZIE
CHARLES MORGAN
FIELD-MARSHAL SMUTS
HUGH WALPOLE Produced by HAROLD ROGERS

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Brett
Unknown:
Louis Golding
Unknown:
Tamara Karsavina
Unknown:
Compton MacKenzie
Unknown:
Charles Morgan
Unknown:
Field-Marshal Smuts
Unknown:
Hugh Walpole
Produced By:
Harold Rogers
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by EDMUND RUBBRA
BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA
Leader, Philip Whiteway Conducted by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
From Handaff Cathedral by permission of the Dean and Chapter

Contributors

Introduced By:
Edmund Rubbra
Conducted By:
Sir Adrian Boult

Regional Variations (2)

The First Year: BBC staff talk about their early days in broadcasting

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

A series of fakes, frauds, and forgeries Father O'Brien by Judge Gerald Sparrow
In 1930 Gerald Sparrow became a Judge of the International Court of Chiengmai, Northern Siam. Among his friends was a missionary priest, Father O'Brien. Among his cases was that of Mr. Wongse, a dealer in illicit opium. with John Welsh as Judge Sparrow Jack MacGowran as Father O'Brien Produced by DAVID THOMSON

Contributors

Unknown:
Judge Gerald Sparrow
Unknown:
Gerald Sparrow
Produced By:
David Thomson
The Prince:
Roger Delgado
Judge Phya Indra:
Richard Hurndall
Steiger:
Eric Pohlmann
Svenson:
Peter Illing
York Lin:
Heather Emmanuel
on BBC Home Service Basic

John Usborne
Abroad Thoughts from Home A decision to spend the rest of his working life in the U.S.A.: How will Britain seem to him when the time comes (if it comes at all) to return?

Contributors

Unknown:
John Usborne
on BBC Home Service Basic

Haydn Piano Trios
No. 30 in D major No. 9 in A major played by the DUMKA TRIO
Suzanne Rozsa (violin) Vivian Joseph (cello) Liza Fuchsova (piano)

Contributors

Violin:
Suzanne Rozsa
Cello:
Vivian Joseph
Piano:
Liza Fuchsova

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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