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Regional Variations (2)

Then and Now: talk by Dr D. J. Macdonald

BBC Home Service Scottish

Contributors

Written by:
David Turner
Written by:
Edward J. Mason
Written by:
John Keir Cross
Edited by:
Godfrey Baseley
Produced by:
Tony Shryane
Daniel Archer:
Monte Crick
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Jennifer Archer:
Angela Piper
Lilian Archer:
Elizabeth Marlowe
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Anthony William Daniel Archer:
Philip Owen
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Carol Grenville:
Anne Cullen
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Mabel Larkin:
Kay Hudson
Andrew Sinclair:
James Grant
Polly Mead:
Hilary Newcombe
John Tregorran:
Basil Jones
Joan Hood:
Esma Wilson
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Valerie Trentham:
Ann Johnson
Doughy Hood:
Arnold Ridley

Regional Variations (3)

The Shepherd's Vesr-1

BBC Home Service Scottish

Community Mass from the Roman Catholic Church of St. Mary, Killyleagh, Co. Down

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

from The Baptist Church, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness Conducted by The Minister, THE REV. David S. B. JONES
Hymns (from the Baptist
Hymn Book): Praise him! (215): Holy Spirit, hear us (233): At the name of Jesus (199); And can it be (426)
Psalm 25
Deuteronomy 30, vv. 1-6, and 11-20; St. Luke 6, vv. 37-49
Organist. Stanley H. Pugh

Contributors

Organist:
Stanley H. Pugh

Regional Variations (3)

Talkabout: magazine programme, including The Mating Season ': play by Alan Plater: Northern Papers: Spectrum. arts magazine

BBC Home Service North

Welsh Service from Denbigh

BBC Home Service Welsh

GARY WATSON reads
The Diamond Necklace by GUY DE MAUPASSANT translated for radio by CARL WILDMAN
' She had no dresses, no jewellery. nothing. And she loved only these things, she felt she was born for them ....

Contributors

Unknown:
Gary Watson
Unknown:
Carl Wildman

Regional Variations (2)

Scots Songs: Moira Anderson, soprano

BBC Home Service Scottish

From My Post-bag: SIR Kenneth THOMPSON, m.p., gives the last talk in his present series Bad Debts: 1-How to avoid them. ROBERT REID enquires into a difficult problem of thr small trader
'Will you please advise? ': a solicitor deals with some grievances
Doctor and Patient: a general practitioner answers listeners' questions
Introduced by Robin Holmes

Contributors

Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

The King Must Die by Mary Renault adapted as a serial for radio in five episodes by Cedric Messina with Theseus. journeying to Athens to present himself before King Aigeus. meets with many adventures on the way.
2:Eleusis
Other parts played by members of the BBC
Drama Repertory Company
Music by CHRISTOPHER WHELEN
Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Broadcast on June 16, 1963

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Renault
Unknown:
Cedric Messina
Music By:
Christopher Whelen
Produced By:
Archie Campbell
Theseus:
Keith Michell
Theseus:
Keith Michell
Persephone, Queen of Eleusis:
June Tobin
Bias:
Michael Spice
Grandfather:
George Merritt
Herdboy:
Will Leighton
Pylas, son of Nisor:
David Enders
Psyche, a young girl:
Elizabeth Morgan
Amyntor, a young man:
Glyn Dearman
Xanthus, brother to Persephone:
Rolf Lefebvre
Pallans, a warrior:
Peter Pratt
Aigeus, King of Athens:
Norman Claridge
Medea, his mistress:
Margaret Wolpit
Court Chamberlain:
George Curzon

Regional Variations (3)

Down Your Way

BBC Home Service North

Welsh hymn-singing from Bethlehem. Welsh Congregational Church. Cardiff

BBC Home Service Welsh

Introduced by Sandy Grandison
Self-Interview: Malcolm Muggeridge
Other People's Children: a view of girls in remand homes, from two women who taught them.
Who invented the Wolf Whistle?: Monica Dickens reflects on aspects of American life.
Factory Farming: Are modern methods of farming inhumane and are they economically essential? Leslie Smith reports

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sandy Grandison
Unknown:
Malcolm Mug
Unknown:
Leslie Smith

this month examines
The Face of Violence in the Cinema
RAYMOND Durgnat talks about the trends and ingredients of violence in the international cinema
TERENCE YOUNG gives the view of a director
JOHN Trevelyan , Secretary of the British Board of Film Censors, discusses the Board's attitude and problems relating to the presentation of violence on the screen
Introduced by Philip Oakes

Contributors

Talks:
Raymond Durgnat
Unknown:
John Trevelyan
Introduced By:
Philip Oakes

Regional Variations (4)

Evensong from the Parish Church. Wootton Bassett. Wiltshire

BBC Home Service South and West

Ordinary people read the Bible to their fellow-SCots-S

BBC Home Service Scottish

As West

BBC Home Service Midland

'... some child has smiled. These few have understood. While the town is sunk in its struggles. its passions, its greed, and its death. But on the few we rely. They shall see God.'
Tullio Vinay writes this of Riesi. a town in an underdeveloped region in Sicily. No vineyards, no orange proves, no almonds, but only illiteracy, overcrowding, unemployment, and the Mafia....
Tonight's WAY OF LIFE programme tells of the efforts of Tullio Vinay and the Servizio Cristiano to begin a new world in Riesi
Written and produced by MOORE WASSON
Broadcast on February 16

Contributors

Unknown:
Tullio Vinay
Unknown:
Tullio Vinay
Unknown:
Servizio Cristiano

Regional Variations (2)

Appeal: The Aberdeen Lads Club

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal on behalf of Reedham School, Purley, Surrey by SANDY MACPHERSON
Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order or cheque) will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to: [address removed]
Reedham is educating, training, and providing for two hundred boys and girls of all ages who have lost one or both parents or whose family circumstances have been unduly disturbed by other misfortune. They can find there security and friendship, against a Christian background. The school depends on voluntary contributions for more than half its income.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sandy MacPherson
Unknown:
Sandy MacPherson

Regional Variations (2)

Wedi'r Oedfa: anthology of words and music

BBC Home Service Welsh

by E. M. Forster adapted in thirteen episodes by Lance Sieveking
After eight months abroad Helen returned as Aunt Juley was seriously ill. Aunt Juley recovered. but Helen refused to see anyone. Margaret, fearing her sister was mad. agreed to Henry's plan of laying a trap for Helen at Howards End. They met and Margaret saw that her sister was pregnant.
Episode 12
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by WILLIAM Glen-Doepel

Contributors

Unknown:
E. M. Forster
Unknown:
Lance Sieveking
Produced By:
William Glen-Doepel
Narrator:
Norman Claridge
Henry Wilcox:
Peter Bathurst
Margaret:
Hilda Schroder
Dr Mansbridge:
Alan Haines
Helen Meg:
Wynn Owen
Tom:
Margaret Wolpit
Charles Wilcox:
Stephen Thorne
Tibby:
Peter Bartlett
Leonard Bast:
John Hollis
Jacky:
Pat Gilbert
Miss Avery:
Molly Rankin

The letters between the painter and his brother Theo from 1886 to his death in 1811 The scene set with quotations from their contemporaries Edited by MARIANNE HELWEG with Raf de la Torre
Patrick Godfrey , Eric Phillips Victor Platt , Daphne Rogers and Norman Wynne
Produced by MAURICE BROWN

Contributors

Edited By:
Marianne Helweg
Unknown:
Raf de la Torre
Unknown:
Patrick Godfrey
Unknown:
Eric Phillips
Unknown:
Victor Platt
Unknown:
Daphne Rogers
Unknown:
Norman Wynne
Produced By:
Maurice Brown
Vincent:
Ian Lubbock
Theo:
Duncan Carse
Narrator:
Arthur Bush

Haydn
String Quartet in D major.
Op. 71 No. 2
11.21. String Quartet in B minor, Op. 64 No.
English STRING QUARTET Nona Liddell (violin)
Eleanor St. George (violin) Marjorie Lempfert (viola) Helen Just (cello)
Broadcast on February 8,
1062, in the Third Programme

Contributors

Violin:
Eleanor St. George
Viola:
Marjorie Lempfert
Cello:
Helen Just

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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