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Regional Variations (7)

Two into One: Midland views on young motorists

BBC Home Service Midland

Scottish Magazine

BBC Home Service Scottish

BBC West Of England Players!

BBC Home Service Welsh

Ulster Amateur Flute Band. conductor. William Blythe

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

BBC West of England

BBC Home Service South and West

The Week In the North and Industrial Keport

BBC Home Service North

Salisbury Hall
POLLY ELWES visits this interesting seventeenth - century manor house near St. Albans, which is open to the public during the summer months
She finds out about its early history, and of the days during the Second World War when it was the secret research centre where the prototype or the famous de Havilland Mosquito was built.

Contributors

Unknown:
Salisbury Hall
Unknown:
Polly Elwes

visits Dorset
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL answer questions put by members of the Bridport and District Chrysanthemum and Garden Produce Association
Question-Master, .
FRANKLIN ENGELUANN
ON THE SCIENTIFIC SIDE
White Rust of Chrysanthemums
ALAN GEMMELL. talks about this serious new disease which has recently been reported in Britain
Last Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown:
Alan Gemmell
Talks:
Alan Gemmell.

Crossroads
Listeners' letters discussed and answered by JOHN EASON GIBSON
Motoring journalist and Secretary of the B.R.D.C.
JOSEPH LOWREY
Motoring journalist and writer on automobile engineering
DENISE MCCANN Chairman and Managing Director of a large Driving School
A. A. RENNIE
Assistant Chief Constable of Shropshire
Chairman, BILL HARTLEY
Produced by JIM PESTRIDGE
Friday's broadcast in the Third Network and The Latest Road Traffic News

Contributors

Unknown:
John Eason Gibson
Unknown:
Denise McCann
Unknown:
A. A. Rennie
Unknown:
Bill Hartley
Produced By:
Jim Pestridge

Regional Variations (2)

Cricket: Glamorgan v The Australians

BBC Home Service Welsh

A sort of radio show written by ERIC MERRIMAN with Kenneth Home
KENNETH Williams , Hugh PAIDDICK
BETTY MARSDEN , BILL PERTWEE
THE FRASER HAYES FOUR
BBC VARIETY Orchestra
Conductor, PAUL FENOULHET
Sort-of-announcer, Douglas SMITH
Produced by JOHN SIMMONDS

Contributors

Written By:
Eric Merriman
Unknown:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Hugh Paiddick
Unknown:
Betty Marsden
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Unknown:
Fraser Hayes
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Announcer:
Douglas Smith
Produced By:
John Simmonds

Roy MacGregor-Hastie biographer, journalist and vintner discusses with Roy PLOMLEY in a recorded programme the gramophone records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman Last Monday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy MacGregor-Hastie
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Produced By:
Monica Chapman

The New Owner by John Hynam with Aubrey Woods
' All these things—so many things. Put 'em all together and they're not worth much. not when they're on show at an auction, with people walking round, prodding, picking, fingering. But they made up a home, once. Can'put a price on that ...'
Produced by BETTY DAVIES
Aubrey Woods is in Oliver ' at the New Theatre, London

Contributors

Unknown:
John Hynam
Unknown:
Aubrey Woods
Produced By:
Betty Davies
Produced By:
Aubrey Woods
George:
Aubrey Wooes
Mary:
Isabel Rennie
Mrs Watson:
Molly Rankin
Mrs Jameson:
Anna Burden
Mr Drayton:
John Hollis
David Welch:
Norman Shelley
Deborah:
Jo Manning Wilson
Roger:
Peter Marinker

Regional Variations (2)

What's On?: preview

BBC Home Service South and West

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Introduced by Rex PALMER
Master of Ceremonies, CHARLES CRATHORN
The Dances: Anniversary Two-step; Waltz; Western Schottische: Fifth Figure of the Caledonians; Midnight Tango: Freesia Waltz; Dinkie Onestep Tickets for this series are available on application to [address removed]enclosing stamped addressed envelope.

Contributors

Introduced By:
Rex Palmer

Regional Variations (2)

On Tour: light entertainment from the Town Hall. Stromnesst '

BBC Home Service Scottish

featuring
Brian Rix , Terry Scott and Elspet Gray with RONALD BADDILEY
JOHN BADBELEY
ELIZABETH MORGAN
Written by Eddie Maguire
Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON
Brian Rix is in Chase Me, Comrade." at the Whitehall Theatre, London; Terry Scott is in ' Let's Make a Night of It' at the South Parade Pier, Soulhsea

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Rix
Unknown:
Terry Scott
Unknown:
Ronald Baddiley
Unknown:
John Badbeley
Unknown:
Elizabeth Morgan
Written By:
Eddie Maguire
Produced By:
Alastair Scott Johnston
Produced By:
Brian Rix
Unknown:
Terry Scott

Every Saturday top musical stars are joined by some of their favourite artists for thirty minutes of top entertainment
Tonight's star host:
Inia Te Wiata and his guests:
Alan Loveday
Spike Milligan with THE CLIFF ADAMS SINGERS
BBC VARIETY ORCHESTRA Leader, John Jezard
Conductor, PAUL FENOULHET
Continuity by Alastair Foot
Produced by BILL WORSLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Loveday
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Leader:
John Jezard
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

The Wind of Heaven by Emlyn Williams adapted for broadcasting by BARBARA COUPER with Aubrey Richards , Rhoda Lewis and Edward Hardwicke
A child walks in a field and strange music is heard in the air. Circus owner Ambrose Ellis comes from Birmingham to buy the miracle for his circus. A widow. Dilys Parry. finds again new hope in life Stranne happenings in the village of BJestyn in Wales make this play one of the most absorbinK and moving of our time.
Produced by HERBERT DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Emlyn Williams
Broadcasting By:
Barbara Couper
Unknown:
Aubrey Richards
Unknown:
Rhoda Lewis
Unknown:
Edward Hardwicke
Unknown:
Ambrose Ellis
Unknown:
Dilys Parry.
Produced By:
Herbert Davies
Piter:
Edward Hardwicke
Dilys Parry:
Rhoda Lewis
Menna:
Anest Wiliam
Bet:
Rachel Thomas
Ambrose Ellis:
Aurrey Richards
Evan Howell:
Prysor Williams
Mrs Lake:
Rita Street

Regional Variations (2)

Ulster Sports Report

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

NEWS and views on books from MICHAEL BALDWIN , Naomi LEWIS PROFESSOR CLEANTH BROOKS the new U.S. Cultural Attache talks to WALTER ALLEN and WYNFORD VAUCHAN THOMAS on Robert Capa
Introduced by ROBIN Holmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Baldwin
Unknown:
Naomi Lewis
Unknown:
Professor Cleanth Brooks
Unknown:
Walter Allen
Unknown:
Wynford Vauchan Thomas
Unknown:
Robert Capa
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

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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