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Amid the alien corn
NADIA CATTOUSE from British Honduras who is married to an Englishman and lives in London and DOREEN ANWAR an Englishwoman married to an Egyptian and living in Cairo discuss how they have settled down in strange lands
Introduced by JACK SINGLETON
Repeated on Thursday at 1.40

Contributors

Unknown:
Doreen Anwar
Introduced By:
Jack Singleton
on BBC Home Service Basic

A spontaneous discussion by LORD BOOTHBY MARCHANITA LASKI
WYNFORD VAUGHAN Thomas MICHAEL FRAYN
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by MICHAEL BOWEN
From Court Fields Secondary School, Wellington, Somerset t Last Friday's broadcast in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord Boothby Marchanita Laski
Unknown:
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Unknown:
Michael Frayn
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen
on BBC Home Service Basic

Fighting near the centre of England on June 14, 1645, Parliament's New Mode! Army won final victory in the civil war with Charles I.
A dramatic account of the battle by John Tully
History Work Units series

Contributors

Unknown:
John Tully

Regional Variations (2)

Young Welsh writers

BBC Home Service Welsh

Puppies to the Rescue by WILMA HORSBRUGH
1: The Elephant read by BRYDEN MURDOCH with Douglas MURCHIE
SHEILA DONALD , MARY RIGGANS t Produced by MARGARET LYFORD-PIKE

Contributors

Read By:
Bryden Murdoch
Unknown:
Douglas Murchie
Unknown:
Sheila Donald
Unknown:
Mary Riggans
Produced By:
Margaret Lyford-Pike

Regional Variations (5)

Midland Mixture: magazine

BBC Home Service Midland

' The Good Citizen ': play by Margaret Potter

BBC Home Service North

' Owning Up ': Gaelic play by Katie M. MacGregor: Interlude

BBC Home Service Scottish

Two stories

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

A monthly look at the arts
Films: FREDA BRUCE LOCKHART
Theatre: ALAN DENT
Art: DEREK PARKER
MARJORIE BILBOW interviews
NELLE FISHER , choreographer On Location:
JOHN DORAN introduces the last part of the series about making films away from the studio

Contributors

Unknown:
Freda Bruce Lockhart
Unknown:
Derek Parker
Unknown:
Marjorie Bilbow
Unknown:
Nelle Fisher
Introduces:
John Doran

Songs and choruses in which you can all join sung by the PLYMOUTH CLARION Choir with FREDERICK HARVEY (baritone) and COURTNEY KENNY at the piano t Introduced by BERNARD FISHWICK

Contributors

Baritone:
Frederick Harvey
Baritone:
Courtney Kenny
Introduced By:
Bernard Fishwick

Regional Variations (7)

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Midland

Voice of the North (261 m. until 6.35)

BBC Home Service North

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

News, comment. controversy, and character from town and country

Regional Variations (4)

Janice Williams. piano: Beethoven

BBC Home Service Midland

Forestry Forum

BBC Home Service Scottish

Welsh sports magazine

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

The noted French conductor and composer conducts his Orchestra and talks to
HAROLD ROGERS about his music t Produced by DEREK MILLS

Contributors

Produced By:
Derek Mills

Introduced by ROBERT IRWIN
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Led by James Davis
Conductor, GEORGE HURST
Before an invited audience in the Civic Theatre, Crewe

Contributors

Introduced By:
Robert Irwin
Conductor:
James Davis
Conductor:
George Hurst
on BBC Home Service Basic

Midland Region's popular panel game devised by Tony Shryane and Edward J. Mason
DILYS POWELL and FRANK MUIR challenge
NANCY SPAIN and DENIS NORDEN t In the chair. JACK LONGLAND

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Shryane
Unknown:
Edward J. Mason
Unknown:
Dilys Powell
Unknown:
Frank Muir
Unknown:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Jack Longland
on BBC Home Service Basic

THE EARL OF LONGFORD
ANTHONY NUTTING
MARK BONHAM CARTER are among those who join this week's ' Conference ' table to examine current issues

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Nutting
Unknown:
Mark Bonham Carter

Regional Variations (5)

The Albert Webb Trlo

BBC Home Service Midland

Northern Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

Hymns of Praise: listeners' requests

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Quest: religious magazine

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A group of his last songs sung by DIETRICH FISCHER-DIESKAU (baritone) with GERALD MOORE (piano) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Sung By:
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Piano:
Gerald Moore

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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