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Regional Variations (3)

Record requests for hospital patients

BBC Home Service Midland

Dudley Savage, cinema organ: requests for patients in hospital and at home

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

† London STUDIO PLAYERS
Conducted by TERENCE LOVETT
THE MICHAEL KREIN SAXOPHONE QUARTET
EDWARD RUBACH (piano)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Terence Lovett
Conducted By:
The Michael Krein
on BBC Home Service Basic

t Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
Looking Into-Protest: BARRY CARMAN makes some enquiries among protesters
The Absconding Parent: a point of view from a deserted wife
Beginner talks to Expert: a young shop assistant talks to a department manager
David Storey : interviewed by BRIAN REDHEAD

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Barry Carman
Unknown:
David Storey
Interviewed By:
Brian Redhead

Regional Variations (4)

High Mass from Cotton College. North Staffordshire

BBC Home Service Midland

Service from St. James' Parish Church. Lossiemouth

BBC Home Service Scottish

High Mass from Cotton College, North Staffordshire: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

From
Ashville College, Harrogate
Conducted by the School Chaplain,
THE REV. DONALD WHITTLE
Hymns (from M.H.B.): 0 worship the King (8); Lord Jesus, think on me (239); Teach me, my God and King (597); Forth in thy name, 0 Lord, I go (590)
Lessons: Psalm 96; Philippians
2, vv. 1-11
Anthem: Sing we merrily unto
God our strength (Batten)
Director of Music, Godfrey Barton
Assistant Organist, John Vince

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. Donald Whittle
Music:
Godfrey Barton
Organist:
John Vince
on BBC Home Service Basic

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE Verdi in the 1840s: by FRANCIS Toye
Charles Alkan (1813-1888): by ROBERT COLLET
Musical Profile: Ernst Haefliger by HAROLD ROSENTHAL
The Interpretation of Early Music: book review by JEREMY NOBLE

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Unknown:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
Francis Toye
Unknown:
Charles Alkan
Unknown:
Robert Collet
Unknown:
Ernst Haefliger
Unknown:
Harold Rosenthal
Review By:
Jeremy Noble

A request programme of gramophone records
Octet in E flat major (Mendelssohn) played by JASCIIA HEIFETZ (violin) ISRAEL BAKER (violin)
ARNOLD BELNICK (violin)
JOSEPH STEPANSKY (violin) WILLIAM PRIMROSE (viola) VIRGINIA MAJEWSKI (viola) GREGOR PIATIGORSKY (cello) GABOR REJTO (cello)

Contributors

Violin:
Jasciia Heifetz
Violin:
Israel Baker
Violin:
Arnold Belnick
Violin:
Joseph Stepansky
Viola:
William Primrose
Viola:
Virginia Majewski
Cello:
Gregor Piatigorsky
Cello:
Gabor Rejto

Regional Variations (2)

Magazine for Scottish Universittes

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

t Chairman, LIONEL HALE
Theatre: J. W. LAMBERT
Broadcasting: H. A. L. CRAIG
Book: KARL MILLER
Art: JOHN RICHARDSON
Film: RICCARDO ARAGNO
Repeated on Thursday at 3.0

Contributors

Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
J. W. Lambert
Unknown:
H. A. L. Craig
Unknown:
Karl Miller
Unknown:
John Richardson
Unknown:
Riccardo Aragno

Regional Variations (2)

George Gwilt. flute; Julian Dawson, piano

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Successful Appeals: PAMELA DEEDES talks about the effect on the litigants when a decision is over-ruled
Buying a House: some listeners' difficulties discussed by a surveyor
Introducing: TURLOUGH O'BRIEN of the General Post Office
Should married women contribute to National Insurance? a suggested answer by JEAN JONES t Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
Turlough O'Brien
Unknown:
Jean Jones
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

Regional Variations (2)

For the Commercial Grower

BBC Home Service Scottish

visits Bedfordshire
Members of the Bedford and District Allotments and Gardens Association put their problems to
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL t Question-Master,
FRANKLIN ENGELMANN

Contributors

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

t by PATRICK MCGEOWN
It should be pleasant after the summer of '63 to remember a heatwave summer. But when you are working in a steel works, as Patrick McGeown was, and two of the furnaces ' break out ' it's a different story. A warm talk for November.

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick McGeown
Unknown:
Patrick McGeown

Regional Variations (3)

Welsh news survey

BBC Home Service Welsh

Gaelic Service from The East Church. Inverness

BBC Home Service Scottish

London has five major symphony orchestras, some working in conditions that would not be tolerated elsewhere in the world. Is there a future for all five? What must be done to improve the present disturbing situation? Will the public -and the players-accept the change that seems inevitable? t An enquiry by ROBERT GUNNELL followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Gunnell

Regional Variations (2)

Fireside Sunday School

BBC Home Service Scottish

Nine stories from the Kiev Cycle of Legends retold by E. M. ALMEDINGEN abridged by Shirley Franklin t read by PETER CLAUGHTON
6: Young Michael and the Uninvited Guest

Contributors

Unknown:
E. M. Almedingen
Abridged By:
Shirley Franklin
Read By:
Peter Claughton
Read By:
Young Michael

The book by MADELEINE POLLAND adapted for radio in four parts by Felix FELTON
1: The Castle by the Sea t Produced by DAVID DAVIS
See page 13

Contributors

Book By:
Madeleine Polland
Unknown:
Felix Felton
Produced By:
David Davis
Hanne:
Ann Totten
Carl:
Jeremy Spenser
Van Maebergen:
Norman Shelley
Count Andreas:
Ducan Carse
Lars Nielsen:
Geoffrey Wincott
Hans:
Wilfred Babbage
Georg:
Stephen Jack
Margrit:
Mollie Maureen

Regional Variations (5)

Service from First Presbyterian Church. Belfast

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Service from St. Margaret's Church. Eastney. Hants

BBC Home Service South and West

Service: As West

BBC Home Service Midland

Evening Service: Chapel of Trinity College. Glasgow. Stories Jesus Told: 4

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

This WAY OF LIFE programme is concerned with the way in which we handle power
Experts who speak from their own special fields are:
STAFFORD BEER , JIM CLARK KEN DODD ,CHARLES FORTE
A GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Dramatic episodes by RAY DUNBOBBIN with DAVID MAHLOWE BRENDA ANN HALL STRUAN RODGER
The enquiry conducted by JOHN MORRIS t Produced by RAYMOND A. SHORT

Contributors

Unknown:
Stafford Beer
Unknown:
Jim Clark
Unknown:
Ken Dodd
Unknown:
Charles Forte
Unknown:
Ray Dunbobbin
Unknown:
David Mahlowe
Unknown:
Brenda Ann Hall
Unknown:
Struan Rodger
Conducted By:
John Morris
Produced By:
Raymond A. Short

Appeal on behalf of the Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen by LADY TWEEDSMUIR, M.P.
Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen ministers to the spiritual and material needs of fishermen, their wives, widows, and children, irrespective of creed, colour, or nationality.

Regional Variations (2)

Wiliam Jones ' by R J. Thomas, from the novel by T. Rowland Hughes—3

BBC Home Service Welsh

from
Le Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas dramatised in thirteen parts by FREDERICK BRADNUM with Patrick Troughton and Denys Blakelock 7: Gold!
D'Artagnan and Athos have both been honoured by Charles II for their part in restoring him to the throne. They now return to France. t Produced by DAVID H. GODFREY
Repeated on Tuesday at 3.0

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexandre Dumas
Unknown:
Frederick Bradnum
Unknown:
Patrick Troughton
Unknown:
Denys Blakelock
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
D'Artagnan:
Patrick Troughton
Athos, Comte de la Fere:
Francis de Wolff
D'Artagnan's men:
John Boxer
D'Artagnan's men:
John Broster
D'Artagnan's men:
Michael Goldie
Planchet:
Peter Bathurst
Colbert:
Frederick Treves
Cardinal Mazarin:
Denys Blakelock
Louis XIV:
David Valla

Regional Variations (2)

BACH AND SCARLATTI

BBC Home Service Basic

Letter from America by Alistair Cooke

Assassination of J F Kennedy, 1963

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Home Service Basic

Available for over a year

The assassination of John F Kennedy, the first president of the television age, and the style, grace and fun he brought to the White House.

A University in the Making by Albert E. Sloman Vice-Chancellor of the University of Essex
3: The Training of Hinds
How can students specialise and, at the same time, gain a sense of the whole range of human achievement? Dr. Sloman gives his answer-the answer that Essex will act on. Repeated on Monday at 10.30 p.m. (Third)
Next Sunday: The Fulfilment of Lives
These lectures are being printed in The Listener '

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert E. Sloman
on BBC Home Service Basic

Scenes from
Offenbach's operetta with SUZANNE LAFAVE as La Penchole RAYMOND AMADE
Piquillothe Viceroy Louis NOGUERA THE RENÉ DUCLOS CHOIR
LAMOUREUX ORCHESTRA
Conducted by IGOR MARKEVITCH on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Suzanne Lafave
Unknown:
Raymond Amade
Conducted By:
Igor Markevitch
on BBC Home Service Basic

t Remember note thy Creator
St. Luke 12, vv. 16-21 Psalm 119, vv. 33-40
(Broadcast psalter)
Ecclesiastes 11 and 12 Lord, it belongs not to my care (BBC H.B. 355)
Psalm 73, v. 25 (Book of Common Prayer)

on BBC Home Service Basic

Mozart
Divertimento in E flat major
(K.563) played by the OROMONTE STRING TRIO Perry Hart (violin)
Margaret Major (viola) Bruno Schrecker (cello) t Broadcast on April 4, 1962, in the Third Programme

Contributors

Violin:
Perry Hart
Cello:
Bruno Schrecker

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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