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Four programmes on the nature and origins of the problems facing the new countries of East Africa
Introduced by IAN McIntyre
1: East Africa Today
LIONEL CLIFFE
KEITH KYLE
COLIN LEGUM
MARGERY PERHAM
Produced by ROGER OWEN
Broadcast of March 24 in the Third Network followed by an interlude

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ian McIntyre
Unknown:
Lionel Cliffe
Unknown:
Keith Kyle
Unknown:
Colin Legum
Unknown:
Margery Perham
Produced By:
Roger Owen

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind
An ' Edibles ' edition containing among other ingredients
When The Pie Was Opened: a light-hearted look at the Denby Dale Pies by KEVIN McGARRY
A Knife and Fork ' Do ': some Yorkshire recipes from ELIZABETH INGRAM
Another Unusual Meal: described, without relish, by MRS. L. G. DOWNES-WELANDER
Sympathetic Remedies: ALAN GARNER talks about various old medicines and potions
THE NORTH WEST FOLK FOUR provide a song or two All the items are recorded
Introduced by Dick GREGSON from the North of England

Contributors

Unknown:
Kevin McGarry
Unknown:
Elizabeth Ingram
Unknown:
Mrs. L. G. Downes-Welander
Talks:
Alan Garner
Introduced By:
Dick Gregson

by Alexandre Dumas adapted in thirteen parts by ERIC EWENS with Gabriel Woolf as Edmond Dantes
8: The House of Peers
Produced by GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexandre Dumas
Unknown:
Eric Ewens
Unknown:
Gabriel Woolf
Unknown:
Edmond Dantes
Produced By:
Graham Gauld
Mercedès:
Mary Wimbush
Haidee:
June Tobin
Fernand:
Frank Duncan
Jacopo:
Charles Leno
Albert de Morcerf:
Nigel Anthony
Monsieur Beauchamp:
Peter Bartlett

Regional Variations (7)

News. Stock Market Reports News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

(434 m.) Voice of the North. Sport. (261 m.) North-East News. Music for Elderly Pedestrians: records

BBC Home Service North

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Midland

In the region today-news, road report, sport, comment, controversy

Regional Variations (3)

Pibroch: Pipe-Major Robert U Brown

BBC Home Service Scottish

Byd Natur: Naturalists' Brains Trust

BBC Home Service Welsh

JACK WATSON introduces the stars who are Beside the Seaside with the BBC NORTHERN DANCE ORCHESTRA
Conductor, BERNARD HERRMANN
Produced by JAMES CASEY
Part of last Sunday's broadcast in the Light Programme

Contributors

Introduces:
Jack Watson
Conductor:
Bernard Herrmann
Produced By:
James Casey

Regional Variations (2)

The Stupidity of Danny Kelly play by David McGibbonr

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Three programmes compiled with recordings from the Sound Archives examining the plays of Shakespeare in performance
Part 3:
To Be Or Not To Be
Some reflections on the part of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark with the voices and opinions of: LAURENCE OLIVIER
HERBERT BEERBOHM-TREE
PETER O'TOOLE , ERNEST MILTON
BEATRICE FORMS-ROBERTSON
JOHNSTON FORBES-ROBERTSON
RALPH RICHARDSON
FRANK BENSON
MICHAEL BENTHALL
TYRONE GUTHRIE. LESLIE HOWARD HARLEY GRANVILLE-BARKER
ALEXANDER MOISSI
GUSTAV Grundgens
WILLIAM EMPSON , HENRY DONALD
EDWARD GORDON CRAIG
HENRY AINLEY , DONALD WOLFIT
MICHAEL REDGRAVE , JOHN GIELGUD
Narrator, JOHN PULLEN
Reader, GODFREY KENTON
Narration written by DEREK PARKER
Devised and produced by JOHN POWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Laurence Olivier
Unknown:
Herbert Beerbohm-Tree
Unknown:
Peter O'Toole
Unknown:
Ernest Milton
Unknown:
Beatrice Forms-Robertson
Unknown:
Johnston Forbes-Robertson
Unknown:
Ralph Richardson
Unknown:
Frank Benson
Unknown:
Michael Benthall
Unknown:
Tyrone Guthrie.
Unknown:
Leslie Howard
Unknown:
Harley Granville-Barker
Unknown:
Alexander Moissi
Unknown:
Gustav Grundgens
Unknown:
William Empson
Unknown:
Henry Donald
Unknown:
Edward Gordon Craig
Unknown:
Henry Ainley
Unknown:
Donald Wolfit
Unknown:
Michael Redgrave
Narrator:
John Gielgud
Narrator:
John Pullen
Reader:
Godfrey Kenton
Written By:
Derek Parker
Produced By:
John Powell

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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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