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Introduced by MICHAEL BROOKE
New Enthusiasms: WILFRED PICKLES learning to swim
The Joys and Hazards of Historical Research: C. WOODHAM SMITH and C. V. WEDGWOOD
Diet for the Overweight: PROFESSOR JOHN YUDKIN
Pet Economies: of some well-known broadcasters

Contributors

Introduced By:
Michael Brooke
Unknown:
Woodham Smith
Unknown:
John Yudkin

A request programme of gramophone records
Suite for flute and guitar, Op. 35 (Fiirstenau)
POOL BIRKELUND (flute)
ULRIK NEUMANN (guitar)
How should I your true love know? (Ophelia's song from Hamlet) (trod.)
ALFRED DELLER (counter-tenor) with DESMOND DUPRE (lute)
Introduction and Allegro for harp, with flute, clarinet, and string quartet (Ravel)
Osian Ellis (harp) and the Melos Ensemble

Contributors

Guitar:
Ulrik Neumann
Unknown:
Alfred Deller
Unknown:
Desmond Dupre
Harp:
Osian Ellis

Gardening in Switzerland
Last of five programmes of horticultural reports from Switzerland
Roy HAY , ARTHUR BILLITT and WILL INGWERSEN travel by motor boat from Porto Ronco near Locarno to Isola di Brissago to see the Mediterranean flora and tropical plants on this island
From there they travel north-wards to visit an experimental station and a horticultural artist near Zurich Friday's broadcast in Network
Three

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Hay

The Greatest Gresham bv GILLIAN AVERY abridged in five instalments by Neville Teller read by DAVID Davis
2: Tests of Greatness Julia is convinced her parents would consider the Holts eminently unsuitable as companions. but the Gresham children find them fun and enthusiastically take up Richard's idea of forming a Society for Achieving Greatness.

Contributors

Unknown:
Neville Teller
Read By:
David Davis
Unknown:
Greatness Julia

LORD WOOLTON who celebrated his eightieth birthday last week discusses aspects of his career in an interview with KENNETH HARRIS
Lord Woolton began life as a social worker in the Liverpool dockland. But it was in commerce that he was to gain success and to display those qualities which later made him an outstanding wartime Minister of Food and subsequently Chairman of the Conservative Party. Produced by ROBERT POCOCK

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Harris
Produced By:
Robert Pocock

César Franck
Quartet in D major played by THE NETHERLANDS QUARTET Nap de Klijn (violin)
Jaap Schroder (violin) Paul Godwin (viola)
Carel Boomkamp (cello) Part of a concert given in the City
Art Gallery, Birmingham, on October 29. 1962

Contributors

Violin:
Jaap Schroder
Viola:
Paul Godwin
Cello:
Carel Boomkamp

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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