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A panel of scientists from the University of Birmingham answer listeners' questions on science and technology
A.C .FRAZER
Department of Biochemistry J. H. FREMLIN
Department of Physics O. E. LOWENSTEIN
Department of Zoology
K. MATHER
Department of Genetics
In the chair,
PROFESSOR G. P. WELLS
Arranged by Archie Clow
Broadcast on January 16

Contributors

Unknown:
A.C Frazer
Unknown:
J. H. Fremlin
Unknown:
O. E. Lowenstein
Unknown:
K. Mather
Unknown:
Professor G. P. Wells
Arranged By:
Archie Clow

Regional Variations (5)

Farming and Fishing News

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Farmer: magazine

BBC Home Service Welsh

A Living from the Land

BBC Home Service Midland

The Farmer

BBC Home Service South and West

Introduced by ROGER MASSEY Beware Stray Animals
FRANCIS HOLLAND , Legal Adviser to the Country Landowners' Association, discusses the livestock owner's and motorist's responsibility with JOHN EASON GIBSON and GEORGE HOWARD
Doggy Business
SYDNEY MOORHOUSE discusses the value of trial dogs on the farm with two well-known dog handlers
Produced by JOHN GREENSLADE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roger Massey
Unknown:
Francis Holland
Unknown:
John Eason
Produced By:
John Greenslade

FRITZ OLLENDORF (bass-baritone)
ANDRÉ JAUNET (flute)
PAUL VALENTIN (oboe)
ROBERT GUGOLZ (clarinet)
THE SUISSE ROMANDE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERNEST ANSERMET 2.11*2.20* 2.30*
Recording from the Jubilee Concert of the International Competitions of Musical Performance, made available by courtesy of the Swiss Broadcasting Service followed by an interlude

Contributors

Bass-Baritone:
Fritz Ollendorf
Flute:
André Jaunet
Oboe:
Paul Valentin
Clarinet:
Robert Gugolz
Conducted By:
Ernest Ansermet

Bottled Venom
A play for radio by Gale Pedrick and Carey Edwards with Norman Shelley and David March
In the village of Rustle Downe there has been an outbreak of poison-pen letters and a crop of mischievous incidents.
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON

Contributors

Unknown:
Gale Pedrick
Unknown:
Carey Edwards
Unknown:
Norman Shelley
Unknown:
Rustle Downe
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Timothy Sorrell:
Norman Shelley
Clifford Roff:
Austin Trevor
Sally Roff, his wife:
Elizabeth London
Fay Bawden:
Natalie Kent
The Rev Paul Varley:
John Pullen
The Rev Allan Arbiter:
David March
Frank Hubble, the vet:
Peter O'Shaughnessy
Hal Railey, the schoolmaster:
Kenneth Hyde
Polly Smith:
Natalie Kent
Sid Trumper:
Leonard Trolley
Gladys Hubble:
Molly Rankin
Maggie Railey:
Janet Burnell
Georgina Sorrell:
Sheila Grant
Sergeant Vergoe:
John Ruddock

from Heythrop College, Oxfordshire
Celebrant,
FR. PETER HEBBLETHWAITE
Processional: Jubilate Deo
(Bernhard Weber)
Psalms 127-131 (Plainsong and Fauxbourdon)
Hymn: Ad regias Agni dapes
(Plainsong and Palestrina)
Magnificat (Plainsong and Palestrina)
Motet: In Paschal feast, the end of ancient rite (Orlando Gibbons)
Choirmaster,
Kevin Donovan, s.j.
Organist, Fr. George Croft, s.j. Introduced by FR. ROBERT MURRAY, S.J.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fr. Peter Hebblethwaite
Choirmaster:
Kevin Donovan, S.J.
Organist:
Fr. George Croft, S.J.
Introduced By:
Fr. Robert Murray, S.J.

Man and his environment
2: Man in space by MAX HAMMERTON
How will man react to the strange conditions of interplanetary travel? Dr. Hammerton, who works in an applied psychology laboratory, gives his verdict: and he describes how the psychologist can help to solve the spaceman's problems.

Contributors

Unknown:
Max Hammerton

Regional Variations (6)

Barn y Bobl: topical discussion

BBC Home Service Welsh

Piano recital by Miles Coverdale

BBC Home Service Scottish

Choir Night: Introduced by Maurice Jacobson

BBC Home Service North

Organ music by Bach. played by Roy Massey. from St. Augustine's Church, Edgbaston

BBC Home Service Midland

Ulster Farm

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The BBC's annual competition for amateur choirs
Male Choirs
METROPOLITAN Police CHORAL SOCIETY
Conductor,
JIMMY MAYERS WEYBRIDGE MALE VOICE CHOIR Conductor, ROBERT FARROW
Youth Choirs
FARNHAM GIRLS' CHOIR
Conductor, MARY JOYNES
ORPINGTON JUNIOR SINGERS Conductor, SHEILA MOSSMAN
Adjudication summary by TREVOR HARVEY
Introduced by JOHN HOBDAY
Produced by CHARLES BEARDSALL

Contributors

Conductor:
Jimmy Mayers Weybridge
Conductor:
Robert Farrow
Conductor:
Mary Joynes
Conductor:
Sheila Mossman
Unknown:
Trevor Harvey
Introduced By:
John Hobday
Produced By:
Charles Beardsall

London v. Scotland: Round 4
London:
SIR DENIS BROGAN , CEDRIC CLIFFE Quiz-Master, LIONEL HALE
Scotland:
SIR JAMES FERGUSSON , Jack HOUSE Quiz-Master, PATRICK HARVEY
Arranged by Patrick Harvey

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Denis Brogan
Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Sir James Fergusson
Unknown:
Jack House
Unknown:
Patrick Harvey
Arranged By:
Patrick Harvey

Regional Variations (3)

Association Football: as Welsh

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Association Football: Wales v. Northern Ireland. from Swansea

BBC Home Service Welsh

MANOUG PARIKIAN (violin)
CHRISTOPHER BUNTING (cello)
LAMAR CROWSON (piano)
BBC Symphony ORCHESTRA Led by Norman Nelson Conductor, Antal Dorati
Part 1

Contributors

Cello:
Christopher Bunting
Piano:
Lamar Crowson
Conductor:
Norman Nelson
Conductor:
Antal Dorati

Regional Variations (3)

A visit to the United Missionary Conference for Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh

Association Football: European Cupwinners' Cup semi-final. First leg: Celtic v. M.T.K. Budapest

BBC Home Service Scottish

Memories of the Italian conductor by SIR ADRIAN BOULT
LOTTE LEHMANN
ERNEST NEWMAN
From the BBC Sound Archives
Introduced by DEREK PARKER

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Adrian Boult
Unknown:
Lotte Lehmann
Unknown:
Ernest Newman
Introduced By:
Derek Parker

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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