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Regional Variations (4)

Within Our Province: a weekly look at life

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

From Our Own Correspondent

BBC Home Service South and West

The Week In the North. and Letter from Industry

BBC Home Service North

Introduced by Roy HAY
From Hurtmore
During the year many people enjoy a visit to Roy Hay 's two-acre garden near Godalming in Surrey.
This morning's visitors include
ELSIE AND Doris WATERS (Gert and Daisy) and Roy PLOMLEY who discuss their gardening problems with Roy Hay and JOHN STREET
Produced by JOHN GREENSLADE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roy Hay
Unknown:
Roy Hay
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Unknown:
Roy Hay
Unknown:
John Street
Produced By:
John Greenslade

Science International by C. C. BUTLER , F.R.S.
Imperial College,
University of London
Just ten years ago an imaginative venture in scientific co-operation was set up, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, or CERN as it is usually called. In its laboratories at Geneva exciting discoveries have already been made and impressive plans made for the future.
Professor Butler talks about the first ten years of CERN and speculates about its importance within the European scientific community.

Contributors

Unknown:
C. C. Butler , F.R.S.

Talking Italian
Twenty lessons for listeners who have already done some Italian
2: All' agenzia di viaggi
Introduced by PIETRO GIORGETTI and ARIELLA REGGIO
Produced by ELSIE FERGUSON
Broadcast on October 6 in the Third Network
A booklet and records are available

Contributors

Introduced By:
Pietro Giorgetti
Introduced By:
Ariella Reggio
Produced By:
Elsie Ferguson

80 words a minute to verbatim
Compiled by VALENTINE McNEFF and MARY DE LA MAHOTIERE
For those who want to keep up or improve their speeds in any shorthand system
50-80 words a minute: Monday at 6.30 p.m. (Third Network) Reporting speeds: Wednesday at 6.30 p.m. (Third Network) A booklet is available

Contributors

Unknown:
Valentine McNeff
Unknown:
Mary De La Mahotiere

Introduced by BILL HARTLEY
Garage Services: what the consumers think. ELIZABETH GUNDRY reviews some Consumer Association reports
The Garage Proprietor: ROBIN Richards explains garage management and some of the problems that arise
The Manufacturers' Views: by TOM BROWN , Service Manager of Vauxhall Motors
Views of the Garage Men: explained by FRANK E. HIGHAM s.inst.M.s.M., Director-General of the Motor Agents Association and Weekend Road Conditions

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Unknown:
Elizabeth Gundry
Unknown:
Robin Richards
Unknown:
Tom Brown
Unknown:
Frank E. Higham

with Ken Dodd
JOHN SLATER , JUDITH CHALMERS
WALLAS EATON , PATRICIA HAYES
PETER HUDSON , EDMUNDO ROS
BBC REVUE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by MALCOLM LOCKYER
Script written by Eddie Braben and Ken Dodd
Produced by BILL WORSLEY
Broadcast on June 14 in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Ken Dodd
Unknown:
John Slater
Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Wallas Eaton
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes
Unknown:
Peter Hudson
Unknown:
Edmundo Ros
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Written By:
Eddie Braben
Written By:
Ken Dodd
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

My Love to Lulie
A play for radio by Elisabeth Batt with Grizelda Hervey and Charles Hodgson
Eddy, a plausible rogue, is sacked from his job in Singapore. On arrival in England, he descends upon the Weyman family under an assumed name.
Produced by David H. GODFREY

Contributors

Unknown:
Elisabeth Batt
Unknown:
Grizelda Hervey
Unknown:
Charles Hodgson
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Eddy Lyeett:
Charles Hodgson
Ted Langdon:
Alan Haines
Tessa Weyman:
Isabel Rennie
Meryan Weyman:
Jo Manning Wilson
Brian Weyman:
Stephen Thorne
Lulie Weyman:
Grizelda Hervey
Derek Knight:
Nigel Graham

Regional Variations (3)

News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

' At the Luscombes * series by Denis Constanduros

BBC Home Service South and West

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND HIS ORCHESTRA with JOY EVANS
Introduced by Rex PALMER Master of Ceremonies, CHARLES CRATHORN
The dances: Waltz; Marine Fourstep; Progressive Barn Dance; Sherrie Saunter ; Tango Scintilla; La Mascotte; Oriental Mazurka; Georgella Blues; Idaho Foxtrot; Waltz
The songs: Cockles and Mussels; I heard you singing

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Introduced By:
Rex Palmer
Unknown:
Sherrie Saunter

Regional Variations (2)

Atgofion Watcyn Wyn: memories of Wateyn Wyn-3

BBC Home Service Welsh

Introduced by Kenneth Home
Singing Stars
Marie Collier
Donald Smith
Monica Sinclair
The George Mitchell Singers
Radio Debut
Marcia Glickoff
The World of Comedy
Kenneth Connor
June Whitfield
Ronnie Barker
Special Guest Star Robert Beatty
STARLIGHT HOUR ORCHESTRA
Conducted by MALCOLM LOCKYER
Script by Carey Edwards and Bob Block
Produced by BILL GATES
Marie Collier broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.; Donald Smith by permission of the Sadler's Wells Opera Company; Robert Beatty is in ' Difference of Opinion ' at the Garrick Theatre, London; Kenneth Connor is in ' 'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum at the Strand Theatre, London

Contributors

Introduced By:
Kenneth Home
Unknown:
Marie Collier
Unknown:
Donald Smith
Unknown:
Monica Sinclair
Unknown:
Marcia Glickoff
Unknown:
Robert Beatty
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Script By:
Carey Edwards
Script By:
Bob Block
Produced By:
Bill Gates

The Long Cool Drop by Lester Powell with Rupert Davies and Margot van der Bergh
Two Canadian pilots are about to be retired from the service. One falls mysteriously ill and loses the will to live, which drives his friend into a desperate search of himself and of the past.
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by R. D. SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
Lester Powell
Unknown:
Rupert Davies
Unknown:
Margot van Der Bergh
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
Flt -Lt Don Carpendale:
Rupert Davies
Larry Grow:
Peter Marinker
Steward:
Middleton Woods
Wing-Cmdr Merston:
Stuart Nichol
Betty Merston:
Ann Murray
Peggy Grow:
Anne Jameson
Dr Elliot:
Bryan Pringle
Grace Charles:
Margot van Der Bergh

Schubert
The three sonatinas for violin and piano played by GYÖRGY PAUK and PETER FRANKL
Sonatina in D major (D.384)
11.14* Sonatina in A minor
(D.385)
11.32' Sonatina in G minor
(D.408)
Second of a series of thirteen weekly programmes of Schubert's chamber music

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Frankl

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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