Programme Index

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introduced by Marjorie Anderson.
Catering for the Wedding: expert advice on planning a reception at home.
Behind the Scenes of a popular television programme, "Z Cars".
The Young Idea: a point of view from an under-thirty.
Change of Life in Men: views from a psychiatrist.

Contributors

Presenter:
Marjorie Anderson

Regional Variations (2)

Service from Mount Florida Parish Church. Glasgow

BBC Home Service Scottish

from the Roman Catholic Chapel at
The Grail, Pinner, Middlesex
Conducted by FR. MICHAEL O'DWYER
Strangers and Pilgrims: reflections on 1 Peter2,vv. 11-19 Psalms: 99, 42, 18 (Geiineau) Hymns (from W.H.): Where is love and loving-kindness? (200); 0 God of earth and altar (212)
CHOIR OF ST. LUKE'S
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, PINNER
Directed by FR. WILFRID TROTMAN
Organist, Vivien Matthews

Contributors

Conducted By:
Fr. Michael O'Dwyer
Organist:
Fr. Wilfrid Trotman
Organist:
Vivien Matthews

Regional Variations (2)

BBC Welsh Orchestra. conducted by Arwel Hughes

BBC Home Service Welsh

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Music in Shakespeare's Time by DIANA POULTON
The Function of Music in Shakespeare's Playhouse by BRIAN PRIESTMAN
Shakespeare and the Restoration Stage by DENNIS ARUNDELL

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Introduced By:
William Shakespeare
Unknown:
Diana Poulton
Unknown:
Brian Priestman
Unknown:
Dennis Arundell

A request programme of gramophone records
Overture: The Consecration of the House (Beethoven)
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by PAUL VAN KEMPEN
11.32' Symphonie funebre et triomphate (Berlioz)
GARDIENS DE LA Paix BAND with HARRY PRUTOT (trombone) and the CBORALE populaire DE PARIS Conducted by DESIRE DONDEYNE

Contributors

Conducted By:
Paul van Kempen
Unknown:
Harry Prutot
Conducted By:
Desire Dondeyne

Regional Variations (2)

Catherine Meston. piano: Glazunov

BBC Home Service Scottish

More For Elderly Houseowners: VIVIAN FRANK takes up some of the points listeners raised after his last talk
In Brief: Some questions answered
From My Post-bag: SIR KENNETH THOMPSON , M.P.
With Holidays in Mind: Children and passports, by PAMELA DEEDES
Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
Vivian Frank
Unknown:
Sir Kenneth Thompson
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

COLIN HORSLEY (piano)
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Led by Norman Nelson
Conducted by Constantin Silvestri Part 1
2.52* The Interval
LIFE AT SEVENTY by VERNON BARTLETT who finds that he is much happier and more tolerant now that he is no longer ambitious, no longer out to reform the world, no longer so sure he knows all the answers.
3.7* Concert Part 2
Given before an invited audience In BBC Studio 1, Maid. Vale, London. Applications for tickets for future concerts, enclosing a stamped addressed envelope, should be sent to [address removed].

Contributors

Piano:
Colin Horsley
Unknown:
Norman Nelson
Conducted By:
Constantin Silvestri
Unknown:
Vernon Bartlett

Trilby by George du Maurier adapted for radio by ELEANOR WHITCOMBE with Marjorie Westbury and Peter Claughton
Other parts played by Lynn Carson , Stuart Hutchison and members of the BBC
Drama Repertory Company
BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA
Leader, Philip Whiteway
Conductor, RAE JENKINS
Produced by R. D. SMITH
Broadcast on December 26,
1962, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
George du Maurier
Unknown:
Eleanor Whitcombe
Unknown:
Marjorie Westbury
Unknown:
Peter Claughton
Played By:
Lynn Carson
Played By:
Stuart Hutchison
Leader:
Philip Whiteway
Conductor:
Rae Jenkins
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
The Laird:
Tom Watson
Taffy Wynne:
David March
Billee:
Andrew Irvine
Svengali:
Peter Claughton
Gecco:
Derek Birch
Trilby:
Marjorie Westbury
Billee's mother:
Coral Fairweather

Regional Variations (3)

Service: as West

BBC Home Service Midland

Service from Cirencester Parish Church. Glos.

BBC Home Service South and West

A special Service from Westminster Abbey to commend to God the developing activities of the broadcasting services in the United Kingdom
An edited version of the Service broadcast earlier this evening on BBC Television

Appeal on behalf of The St. Francis Leper Guild by BEN LYON
Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Ben Lyon , St. Francis Leper Guild, [address removed]
The St. Francis Leper Guild was founded in 1895 for the relief of lepers throughout the world. Last year more than 105,000 patients in ninety-two separate leper colonies were cared for with the aid of funds raised by the Guild.

Contributors

Unknown:
Ben Lyon
Unknown:
Ben Lyon

Regional Variations (3)

' The True Embodiment.' by William McArthur

BBC Home Service Scottish

' Enoc Huws ' serial play ^-4

BBC Home Service Welsh

by Anthony Trollope adapted for broadcasting in twelve episodes by H. OLDFIELD Box
Frank Greystock has become engaged to Lucy Morris but is wondering whether he has done wisely. He is becoming dangerously involved with his cousin Lizzie, whom he has promised to champion against Lord Fawn in the affair of the Eustace Diamonds.
Episode 5
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Trollope
Unknown:
H. Oldfield Box
Unknown:
Frank Greystock
Unknown:
Lucy Morris
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Narrator:
Simon Lack
Frank Greystock:
Gabriel Woolf
Lord Fawn:
Rolf Lefebvre
Lizzie Eustace:
Belle Chrystall
Lucy Morris:
Sheila Grant
Lady Fawn:
Olga Lindo
Lydia Fawn:
Jo Manning Wilson
Augusta Fawn:
Polly Murch
Sarah:
Eva Stuart
Miss Macnulty:
Gladys Spencer
William:
Frederick Treves
Mr Camperdown:
James Thomason

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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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More