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Regional Variations (7)

Choral exchange

BBC Home Service Scottish

Fishing from cast-coast ports: discussion+

BBC Home Service Midland

The Olive Love Singers: Anthonv Bladen. viola; Cyril Royall and Gordon Chivers. vocal duetsi

BBC Home Service South and West

Our Own Correspondent

BBC Home Service Welsh

Ulster Mirror

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Week in the North

BBC Home Service North

Commons: Rights and Wrongs
ANTHONY SMITH discusses with PETER FLEMING and NIGEL DENNIS , both of whom own commons, what rights in common land the ordinary citizen ought to have
Harry was desperate
' No home, no family, no job, no hope-so he swallowed a hundred aspirins.' Only one case on the books of the Camberwell Samaritans. What happens to the nineteen new ' Harrys ' every week?
SONYA CALLINGHAM reports

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Smith
Unknown:
Peter Fleming
Unknown:
Nigel Dennis

Regional Variations (3)

Today's Papcrs

BBC Home Service South and West

Your M.P. at Westminster+

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Medical Research Today
This week the Medical Research Council celebrates its Jubilee. To mark the occasion Science Survey includes four programmes on research at the National Institute for Medical Research
The talks are introduced by the Director of the Institute, DR. P. B. MEDAWAR, C.B.E.. F.R.S.
1: The Biology of the ' Typing Problem ' by LESLIE BRENT, Ph.D.
When skin or an organ has to be transplanted the surgeon may have several possible donors. Grafts from some will be rejected rapidly while others may be more acceptable and so controllable. How can he tell which donor to use? This is the ' typing problem.' t Thursday's broadcast in the Third Network

visits Worcestershire
Gardening enthusiasts from Stourbridge put their problems to
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL
Question-Master,
FRANKLIN ENGELMANN t Last Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Sowerbutts
Question-Master:
Alan Gemmell
Question-Master:
Franklin Engelmann

Before an audience of motoring enthusiasts from the Barclays Bank Motoring Club in London
Answering their questions: LORD CHESHAM
Parliamentary Under Secretary to the Ministry of Transport Lord MONTAGU OF BEAULIEU
JOHN GOTT , M.B.E., G.M.
Chief Constable of Northamptonshire; leading rally driver
JOHN EASON-GIBSON
Motoring journalist and Secretary of the British Racing Drivers Club
Chairman, BILL HARTLEY with a summary of Road Conditions for the following week t Produced by Jim PESTRIDGE

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord Chesham
Unknown:
Lord Montagu Of Beaulieu
Unknown:
John Gott , M.B.E., G.M.
Unknown:
John Eason-Gibson
Unknown:
Bill Hartley
Produced By:
Jim Pestridge
on BBC Home Service Basic

LESLIE CROWTHER , RONNIE BARKER and JUNE WHITFIELD engage in an illustrated argument on the fallibility of human nature as revealed by a study of The advantages and disadvantages of Progress with MICKIE MOST and THE MINUTE MEN
At the piano, BERT WHITTAM
Script by George Evans and Derek Collyer t Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Crowther
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
June Whitfield
Unknown:
Mickie Most
Piano:
Bert Whittam
Script By:
George Evans
Script By:
Derek Collyer
Produced By:
Alastair Scott Johnston

Call from a Customer by Leslie Darbon with Hugh Burden and Philip Madoc
Monday morning is a busy time for bank manager Gilbert Turner , but he is glad to receive a call from a new customer-until he hears what the customer wants.
Other parts played by members of the BBCJurama Repertory Company t Produced by KEITH WILLIAMS

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Darbon
Unknown:
Hugh Burden
Unknown:
Philip Madoc
Unknown:
Gilbert Turner
Produced By:
Keith Williams
Gilbert Turner:
Hugh Burden
Sally Turner:
Mary Law
Charles Young:
Stephen Thorne
Mark Carter:
Philip Madoc
Merrick:
Michael Goldie
Sheila Clarke:
Petronella Barker
Miss Roslyn:
Shirley Cooklin
Harry:
James McManus
Sgt Christie:
Frederick Treves
P C Tom Britton:
Andrew Sachs
Supt Aitken:
Kenneth Hyde

Regional Variations (3)

Rugby Union Football: Cardiff v. New Zealand at Cardiff Arms Park

BBC Home Service Welsh

Rugby Union: Devon v. Cornwall: Somerset v. Gloucestershire

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

GALE PEDRICK makes a personal selection of items from BBC sound and television
Introduced by JOHN ELLISON t Friday's broadcast

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Ellison
on BBC Home Service Basic

Recordings from the past and the present
ROBERT TURLEY considers some town manners and country customs
Produced by DENYS GUEROULT t Last Monday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Turley
Produced By:
Denys Gueroult
on BBC Home Service Basic

A magazine for everybody
Introduced by GRAHAM GAULD Faraway Places: MERVEE WATKINS
Dipsy into Fairy Glades: STANLEY UNWIN
Inside Scotland Yard: FRANK ELMES
Profile: Cmdr. Jacques Cousteau by DAVID WILSON
Ocean Giants:
SIR IVAN THOMPSON
Three Men in a Boat
To say nothing of the dog! Jerome K. Jerome 's book abridged by Honor Wyatt read by CHARLES HODGSON
7: The Pleasures of Picnicking

Contributors

Introduced By:
Graham Gauld
Unknown:
Mervee Watkins
Unknown:
Stanley Unwin
Unknown:
Frank Elmes
Unknown:
Cmdr. Jacques Cousteau
Unknown:
David Wilson
Unknown:
Sir Ivan Thompson
Unknown:
Jerome K. Jerome
Abridged By:
Honor Wyatt
Read By:
Charles Hodgson

Regional Variations (3)

The Hotshots

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The Week in Westminster

BBC Home Service South and West

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Introduced by Rex PALMER M.C. , CHARLES CRATHORN
Produced by ANDREW COLD
The dances: Waltz; Boston Twostep; Western Schottische; Saunter Reve ; Pride of Erin; Tango Sebastian ; Felix Foxtrot

Contributors

Introduced By:
Rex Palmer M.C.
Introduced By:
Charles Crathorn
Produced By:
Andrew Cold
Unknown:
Saunter Reve
Unknown:
Tango Sebastian
Unknown:
Felix Foxtrot

Regional Variations (2)

Sports Medley

BBC Home Service Welsh

Introduced by Vic Oliver
The Singers
Mary Wells , Donald Smith Raimund Herincx
The first broadcast of Robert Weatherburn
Comedy from
Dick Bentley , Ronnie Stevens
Dilys Laye
Drama from
Diana Wynyard
VARIETY PLAYHOUSE ORCHESTRA Leader, John Jezard
Conducted by VIC OLIVER Script by Carey Edwards and Alastair Foot t Produced by Tom RONALD

Contributors

Introduced By:
Vic Oliver
Singers:
Mary Wells
Singers:
Donald Smith
Unknown:
Raimund Herincx
Unknown:
Dick Bentley
Unknown:
Ronnie Stevens
Unknown:
Dilys Laye
Unknown:
Diana Wynyard
Leader:
John Jezard
Conducted By:
Vic Oliver
Script By:
Carey Edwards
Script By:
Alastair Foot
Produced By:
Tom Ronald

Regional Variations (2)

The Edinburgh Gateway Theatre Company in "All in Good Faith"

BBC Home Service Scottish

A play for radio by D.A. Rayner adapted from his novel of the same name
with Leo Genn and Gerard Heinz

September, 1943. The Hecate, a British destroyer, is alone in the South Atlantic - alone, but for a blip on the radar which could be a German U-Boat.
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
(Repeated on Monday at 3.0)
See page 6

Contributors

Author/Adapted by:
D.A. Rayner
Producer:
Richard Imison
Narrator:
Norman Claridge
British Destroyer - Commander John Murrell (Captain):
Leo Genn
British Destroyer - Surg. Lieut. MacMillan:
Fraser Kerr
British Destroyer - Lieut Mackeson:
John Baddeley
British Destroyer - Andrews:
Glyn Dearman
British Destroyer - Radar Officer:
Peter Bartlett
British Destroyer - Lt Commander Thompson:
Kevin Flood
British Destroyer - Willis:
John Broster
British Destroyer - Lieut Johnson:
Bruce Condell
British Destroyer - Coxswain:
John Broster
British Destroyer - Engineer Officer:
Peter Bartlett
British Destroyer - Stoker Bradley:
John Baddeley
British Destroyer - Robins:
Bruce Condell
German U-Boat - Grand Admiral Doenitz:
Rudolf Offenbach
German U-Boat - Signalman:
Michael Goldie
German U-Boat - Leutnant Kunz:
Gabriel Woolf
German U-Boat - Helmsman:
Lewis Stringer
German U-Boat - Bauer:
Kenneth Hyde
German U-Boat - Braun:
Lewis Stringer
German U-Boat - Oberleutnant von Holem:
Frank Partington
German U-Boat - Oberleutnant Schwachofer:
John G. Heller
German U-Boat - Korvettenkapitan Peter von Stolberg (Captain):
Gerard Heinz
German U-Boat - Planesman:
Stephen Thorne
German U-Boat - Petty Officer Muller:
Rudolf Offenbach
German U-Boat - Engineer Kritz:
Michael Goldie

News and views of books by EDWARD BLISHEN , KAY DICK
JULIAN JEBB , DAVID WILLIAMS and JULIAN GLOAG and JOHN HORDER talking about
Our Mother's House t Introduced by JOHN HOBDAY

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Blishen
Unknown:
Kay Dick
Unknown:
Julian Jebb
Unknown:
David Williams
Unknown:
Julian Gloag
Unknown:
John Horder
Introduced By:
John Hobday

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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