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A Toytown play by S. G. Hulme BEAMAN
Produced by CLAIRE CHOVIL
Broadcast on October 22, 1962

Contributors

Play By:
S. G. Hulme Beaman
Produced By:
Claire Chovil
Larry the Lamb:
Derek McCulloch
Narrator:
Derek McCulloch
Ernest the Policeman:
Peter Claughton
Mr Growser JoHN:
Glyn Jones
The Mayor of Toytown:
Felix Felton
The Mayor of Arkville:
Lawrence Baskcomb
Captain Higgins:
Normam Shelley
The Mayor of Toy- town's Secretary:
Normam Shelley
The Inventor:
Ivan Samson
Dennis the Dachshund:
Preston Lockwood

Schumann
Some of his chamber music played by THE Boise Trio
Hugh Bean (violin)
Eileen Croxford (cello)
David Parkhouse (piano)
Sonata No. 1, in A minor, for violin and piano
9.52* Pieces in folk style, for cello and piano: No. 2, in F major No. 1, in A minor
9.59« Fantasy Pieces for piano trio:
Romance: Humoresque; Duet; Finale, in march tempo

Contributors

Piano:
David Parkhouse

Answers to listeners' questions about science and technology
PROFESSOR BILL WILLIAMS puts the questions to ROGER BLIN-STOYLE
John Carthy
DAVID DEWHIRST
PETER HASKELL
Programme arranged by ARCHIE CLOW
Broadcast on Nov. 28, 1963

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Bill Williams
Unknown:
Roger Blin-Stoyle
Unknown:
John Carthy
Unknown:
David Dewhirst
Unknown:
Peter Haskell

Regional Variations (2)

Farming and Fishing News

BBC Home Service Scottish

at Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
This week's special programme comes direct from the Royal Agricultural Society of England's Showground at Stoneleigh and is introduced by GEORGE SIGSWORTH
Farmers, farmworkers, and other visitors to the Show give their impressions of the livestock, machinery, and demonstration area.
Produced by ANTHONY PARKIN

Contributors

Introduced By:
George Sigsworth
Produced By:
Anthony Parkin

Regional Variations (2)

Record requests

BBC Home Service South and West

'twixt
ISOBEL BARNETT
ELEANOR SUMMERFIELD and RICHARD MURDOCH
LANCE PERCIVAL with some tune-twisters from STEVE RACE
In the chair, Roy PLOMLEY
Devised and written by Ian C Messitek
Produced by CHARLES MAXWELL
Tuesday's broadcast in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Eleanor Summerfield
Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Lance Percival
Written By:
Ian C Messitek
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell

RAYMOND MEYLAN (flute) PETER FUCHS (oboe)
HANSJURG LEUTHOLD (clarinet) ANDRE EBY (bassoon)
WILHELMINA RUEGG-BUCHERER
(harp)
Beromunstcr RADIO ORCHESTRA
Conducted by ERICH SCHMID
Recording made available by courtesy of the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation

Contributors

Flute:
Raymond Meylan
Oboe:
Peter Fuchs
Clarinet:
Hansjurg Leuthold
Bassoon:
Andre Eby
Conducted By:
Erich Schmid

Judy on Monday by Sheila Hodgson with Geraldine McEwan
' A room in London is very gay and amusing if you are twenty. but at thirty-six it is just squalid -or so Mummy thinks ... '
Cast in order of speaking:
People at the party: Nicolette Bernard , Jo Manning Wilson , Stephen Thorne , Isabel Rennie Produced by R. D. SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
Sheila Hodgson
Unknown:
Geraldine McEwan
Unknown:
Nicolette Bernard
Unknown:
Jo Manning Wilson
Unknown:
Stephen Thorne
Unknown:
Isabel Rennie
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
Mrs Lassiter:
Sonia Sandys
Judy:
Geraldine McEwan
Captain Lassiter:
John Boxer
Mrs Heywood:
Phyllis Montepiore
Ken:
Jon Rollason
Peter:
Timothy Harley
Assistant:
Jane Wenham
Librarian:
Andrew Sachs
Daniels:
Ian Lubbock

from Winchester Cathedral
Antiphon: 0 how amiable are thy dwellings (Prendergast)
Versicles and Responses (Ferial) Psalms 41, 42, 43
Lessons: 1 Kings 17, vv. 1-16;
St. Luke 6, vv. 20-38
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis
(Walford Davies , Temple Chant)
Anthem: Angel spirits, ever blessed (Tchaikovsky)
Organist and Master of the Music, Alwyn Surplice
Sub-organist, Graham Matthews

Contributors

Unknown:
Walford Davies
Unknown:
Graham Matthews

A magazine with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Date with a doctor
Somewhere to live: Thena HESHEL looks at the St. Leonard's Housing Association which exists to provide accommodation for ex-prisoners
Fifty years ago today:
DAVID Franklin brings back memories of people. places, and music on July 8, 1914
Introduced by POLLY ELWES

Contributors

Unknown:
Thena Heshel
Unknown:
David Franklin
Introduced By:
Polly Elwes

A magazine programme for railway enthusiasts
Ariel goes to Stafford: JOHN ADAMS takes a ride on the footplate of a Britannia
Engines on the Cambrian Coast: PATRICK WHITEHOUSE introduces sounds of engines working in Wales
The day I drove a train:
Lovatt WILLIAMS tells how he achieved every schoolboy's dream
The Santa Fe Chief: KEITH WILLIAMS travels on the Pennsylvania to Los Angeles line The Clevedon Rail Car Service: by MICHAEL Farr
Introduced by PETER CRANMER
Produced by PEGGY BACON

Contributors

Unknown:
John Adams
Introduces:
Patrick Whitehouse
Unknown:
Lovatt Williams
Unknown:
Keith Williams
Unknown:
Michael Farr
Introduced By:
Peter Cranmer
Produced By:
Peggy Bacon

Regional Variations (7)

News

BBC Home Service Midland

(434 m). Voice of the North: Recorded humour (261 ml North-East News. Voice of Cumberland. Magazine

BBC Home Service North

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, comment, controversy and character from town and country

Regional Variations (2)

The Local Rag: William Hardcastle discusses weekly newspapers servtng the local community

BBC Home Service North

An enquiry by JOAN Yorki into the astonishing extent of unpublicised, unpaid work which continues to be done by people in every walk of life How much does our ' Welfare State ' rely on such people? And what are the various motives that inspire them?
Produced by Madge HART

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Yorki
Produced By:
Madge Hart

by JOHN ENGLISH who gives a different picture of young people in action from that represented by recent incidents in seaside resorts. As Director of the Midlands Arts Centre for Youn« People, now under construction by the Cannon Hill Trust, in Birmingham. the speaker is in touch with all sections of youth in the city.

Contributors

Unknown:
John English

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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