Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 229,406 playable programmes from the BBC

Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
Self Interview: Lord Eoothby
The Ideal Farmer's Wife: two Norfolk farmers venture their opinions to GORDON Mosley
The Young Idea: a point of view from an under thirty An Act of Faith: Yehudi MENU -bin talks to NEVILLE MARRINER about his school for young musicians

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Gordon Mosley
Unknown:
Yehudi Menu
Unknown:
Neville Marriner

Regional Variations (2)

Service from St. Conal's Parish Church. Kirkconnel. Dumfriesshire

BBC Home Service Scottish

From
Aspley Methodist Church, Nottingham
Conducted by the Minister, THE REV. PETER H. BOLT
Lessons: Jeremiah 1, vv. 1-10
(R.S.V.); 2 Corinthians 5, vv. 11-20 (N.E.B.)
Anthem: Lift Up Your Hearts
(Thiman)
Hymns (from M.H.B.): Yc servants of God (426); Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine (422); 0 for a heart to praise my God (550); 0 Thou who earnest from above (386)
Organist, Cyril Walker

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. Peter H. Bolt
Organist:
Cyril Walker

Regional Variations (2)

BBC Welsh Orchestra: recordings

BBC Home Service Welsh

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by JULIAN HERBAGE Gluck (1714-1787) by STANLEY SADIE
Musical Profile:
Susan Bradshaw and Dorothy Dorow by CEDRIC WALLIS
Shakespeare in Music
4-Hamlet, by Noel Goodwin
Kodaly and Prokofiev book review by WILLIAM MANN

Contributors

Edited By:
Anna Instone
Introduced By:
Julian Herbage
Unknown:
Susan Bradshaw
Unknown:
Dorothy Dorow
Unknown:
Cedric Wallis
Unknown:
Noel Goodwin
Review By:
William Mann

A request programme of gramophone records
Two Moravian Choruses: The Wild Duck; Autumn Song (Janacek)
CZECHOSLOVAK RADIO CHORUS Choirmaster, JAN KASAL
11.32' Concertstiick for cello and orchestra (Dohnanyi)
JANOS STARKER (cello) with the PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA Conducted by WALTER SUSSKIND
11.56' Three Village Scenes (Bartok)
BUDAPEST RADIO CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Gyorgy LEIIEL

Contributors

Choirmaster:
Jan Kasal
Conducted By:
Walter Susskind
Conducted By:
Gyorgy Leiiel

Regional Variations (2)

The North Country-man: magazine

BBC Home Service North

Rearing the Young
All birds come from eggs, but there the similarity ends
Four speakers discuss the enormous variety of ways in which birds breed and rear their young
KENNETH SIMMONS
MICHAEL CULLEN
JOHN CROOK
Chairman, GERALD DURRELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Simmons
Unknown:
Michael Cullen
Unknown:
Gerald Durrell

Regional Variations (2)

Old Scots Songs: Clifford Hughes, tenor

BBC Home Service Scottish

Employment: an Officer of the Ministry of Labour talks about the new Contracts of Employment Act, and a barrister explains some legal points about references
From Here and There: JOAN YORKE with more useful information
Contempt of Court: some points discussed by Rupert Townshend-Rose
Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Yorke
Unknown:
Rupert Townshend-Rose
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

Regional Variations (2)

The Scottish Garden

BBC Home Service Scottish

visits Huntingdonshire
Members of the Ramsey Horti cultural Society put their problems to
FRED Loads, BILL SOWERBUTTS ALAN GEMMELL
Question-Master,
FRANKLIN ENGELMANN

Contributors

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

Scenes from
Offenbach's operetta
The cast includes:
JUNE BRONHILL as Eurydice
KEVIN MILLER as Orpheus
JON WEAVING as Pluto
Eric SHILLING as Jupiter with the SADLER'S WELLS
THEATRE CHORUS and ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ALEXANDER FARIS on a gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown:
Kevin Miller
Unknown:
Jon Weaving
Unknown:
Eric Shilling
Conducted By:
Alexander Faris

Regional Variations (2)

Crefydd heb Dduw: talk by Professor Hywel D. Lewis

BBC Home Service Welsh

The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal translated and adapted as a serial for radio in six episodes by Barbara Bray with Geraldine McEwan
Jack May , Michael Deacon
Denounced for his Napoleonic sympathies, the handsome young Fabrice del Dongo languishes in exile at distant Romagnano, while his aunt Gina, now married to the elderly but immensely rich Duke of Sanseverina, plots to secure his pardon. The priesthood seems to offer the only career open to him.
Episode 2
Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Bray
Unknown:
Geraldine McEwan
Unknown:
Jack May
Unknown:
Michael Deacon
Produced By:
Archie Campbell
Narrator:
Rolf Lefrbvre
Gina:
Geraldine McEwan
Fabrice:
Michael Deacon
Marchesa del Dongo:
Nicolette Bernard
Count Mosca:
Jack May
Baron Binder:
John Boxer
Canon Borda:
Stephen Thorne
Prisoner:
Frank Partington
Prince of Parma:
Wilfrid Carter

Regional Variations (2)

Gilbert Fisher talking about pOlar animals

BBC Home Service Scottish

A monthly magazine surveying the background to films and filming
In this month's edition:

Peter Brook talking about the filming of "Lord of the Flies"

The Beatles v. Cliff Richard: a look at two new British musicals to have their London premieres in the first week of July

An Image of Infidelity: Peter Finch talking about the character of the unfaithful husband in his two latest films

Contributors

Interviewee:
Peter Brook
Interviewee:
Peter Finch

Regional Variations (5)

Service: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West

Service: Church of St. Mary and All Saints. Kidderminster. Worcs.

BBC Home Service Midland

Service from Mount Pleasant English Baptist Church. Rhos. Wrexham

BBC Home Service Welsh

Service from St. John's and King's Park Parish Church. Dalkeith. Midlothian

BBC Home Service Scottish

1864-1964
Newman's ' Apologia '
A WAY OF LIFE feature which seeks to show that in the History of his Religious Opinions, John Henry Newman speaks to us today across a hundred years
Narrator, DERYCK GUYLER with ERIC ANDERSON ,
RALPH TRUMAN , and ALAN HAYES
Written by MICHAEL MASON
Produced by JOHN STAPLETON

Contributors

Unknown:
John Henry Newman
Narrator:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Eric Anderson
Unknown:
Ralph Truman
Unknown:
Alan Hayes
Written By:
Michael Mason
Produced By:
John Stapleton

Regional Variations (6)

Appeal: Sheffield Cripples Aid Association. Skegncss

BBC Home Service North

Appeal: Rugby Old People's Welfare Committee

BBC Home Service Midland

Appeal: Free Church Home of Rest and Divine Healing

BBC Home Service South and West

Appeal: Llanegryn Parish Church Restoration Fund

BBC Home Service Welsh

Appeal: Edinburgh Medical Missionary Society

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal on behalf of Browside Home for Elderly People, Purley, Surrey by THE BISHOP OF Woolwich
Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order or cheque) will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
' Browside ' is a residential home for elderly people who cannot afford a private home but whose case is not sufficiently desperate to qualify for help from the Welfare Authority. Money is needed for a new extension providing rooms for twenty-two extra residents.

Contributors

Unknown:
Foxley Lane.

Regional Variations (2)

Wedl'r Oedfa: anthology of words and music

BBC Home Service Welsh

by E. M. Forster adapted for broadcasting in thirteen episodes by LANCE SIEVEKING
The Wilcoxes took a flat opposite the Schlegels in Wickham Place and Mrs. Wilcox and Margaret struck up a friendship. Mrs. Wilcox longed to show her Howards End, but before she could do so. Mrs. Wilcox fell ill and died.
Episode 4
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by WILLIAM GLEN-DOEPEL

Contributors

Unknown:
E. M. Forster
Unknown:
Lance Sieveking
Unknown:
Wickham Place
Produced By:
William Glen-Doepel
Narrator:
Norman Claridge
Henry Wilcox:
Peter Bathurst
Evie Wilcox:
Eva Stuart
Dolly:
Miriam Margolyes
Charles Wilcox:
Stephen Thorne
Crane:
Philip Morant
Mrs Wilcox:
Winifred Evans
Tibby Schlegel:
Peter Bartlett
Margaret Schlegel:
Hilda Schroder
Maid:
Joyce Carpenter
Helen Schlegel:
Meg Wynn Owen

7: VAN DYCK 1599-1641
The Herbert Family painted c. 1635 in Wilton House, Wiltshire
Speaker, EVELYN KING
Lecturer in the History of Art, University of London and National Gallery
Produced by RODNEY BENNETT
Friday's broadcast in the Third Network
These talks are being printed In ' The Listener '
Annual subscriptions f30s.) to quarterly publication of background notes and illustrations should be sent to BBC Publications (Painting 1964), P.O. Box 123, London. W.l.

Contributors

Unknown:
Van Dyck
Unknown:
Herbert Family
Produced By:
Rodney Bennett

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.

Appears in

About this data

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