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' At the Luscombes ' by Denis Constanduros

BBC Home Service South and West

BETTY PARRY (soprano)
ST. DEINIOL SINGERS
COLWYN BAY GIRLS' CHOIR
BETHESDA LADIES' CHOIR
LLITHFAEN AND DISTRICT CHORAL SOCIETY
PENRHYN MALE VOICE CHOIR accompanied by MENNA LEYSHON and WILLIAM BACON
Conducted by JAMES WILLIAMS
Introduced by Die HUGHES

Contributors

Soprano:
Betty Parry
Soprano:
St. Deiniol Singers
Accompanied By:
Menna Leyshon
Accompanied By:
William Bacon
Conducted By:
James Williams

Regional Variations (2)

Letter from Canada. CBC recording

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Contributors

Written by:
Edward J. Mason
Written by:
David Turner
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
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Mabel Larkin:
Kay Hudson
Polly Mead:
Hilary Newcombe
Andrew Sinclair:
James Grant
Carol Grenville:
Anne Cullen
Charles Grenville:
Michael Shaw
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
John Tregorran:
Basil Jones
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Nigel Burton:
Bryan Kendrick
Joan Burton:
Esma Wilson
Gregory Salt:
Gerald Turner
Norman Cooper:
Paul Harman
Fred Barratt:
Tommy Duggan
Anne Grenville:
Heather Canning

Regional Variations (5)

Service from Trinity Methodist Church. Port Talbot

BBC Home Service Welsh

University Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

Service: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West

Morning Service from Holy Trinity Church. Leamington Spa. Warwickshire

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

For the Feast of All Saints from Ladywell Roman Catholic Convent, Godalming, Surrey
A Biblical Meditation:
The King and the Kingdom by FR. JOHN PLEDGER
Readings: Genesis 17, vv. 1-7:
Jeremias 31, vv. 31-36; Matthew 5, vv. 1-12; Apocalypse 7, vv. 9-17
Psalms; 135, 23, 99, 150
(Gelineau)
Hymns (from W.H.): Praise we our God with joy (188); Oh, what high holiday (205)
Choirmistress:
Mother Mary Annunciation
Organist:
Mother Mary Peter Baptist

Contributors

Unknown:
Fr. John Pledger
Unknown:
Mother Mary
Unknown:
Peter Baptist

Regional Variations (3)

Talks magazine

BBC Home Service North

Welsh Service from St. David's Church of Wales. Carmarthen

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

WILLIAM SANSOM reads his short story
Outburst
A timid and unassuming salesman in the school outfitting department of a general store has a glorious moment of rebellion against conformism.

Contributors

Unknown:
William Sansom
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman, LIONEL HALE
Film: DEREK PROUSE
Theatre: RICHARD FINDLATER
Broadcasting:
KATHARINE WHITEHORN
Book: KARL MILLER
Art: DAVID PIPER

Contributors

Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Derek Prouse
Unknown:
Richard Findlater
Unknown:
Katharine Whitehorn
Unknown:
Karl Miller
Unknown:
David Piper

Regional Variations (2)

The Critics - Interlude

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

600th edition
A spontaneous discussion by MARY STOCKS
RALPH WIGHTMAN
SIR GERALD NABARRO
DONALD SOPER
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by MICHAEL BOWEN from The Abbey Restaurant, Beaulieu, Hampshire
Last Friday's broadcast in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Stocks
Unknown:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
Sir Gerald Nabarro
Unknown:
Donald Soper
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen
on BBC Home Service Basic

Mine Hostess
La Locandiera by Carlo Goldoni
Translated by CLIFFORD BAX with Geraldine McEwan
Max Adrian , Colin Gordon
' If I had married everyone who has asked me I should now have a great many husbands. As many as come to the inn fall straightway in love with me and begin to pine.' \
The action takes place at Mirandolina's inn in Florence in 1751. Music selected from records of the works of Vivaldi
Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX
Broadcast on July 13, 1962, in the Third Programme followed by an interlude

Contributors

Translated By:
Clifford Bax
Unknown:
Geraldine McEwan
Unknown:
Max Adrian
Unknown:
Colin Gordon
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
The Marquis of Forlipopoli:
Max Adrian
The Count of Albafiorita:
Colin Gordon
Fabrizio, a servant:
Haydn Jones
The Knight of Ripafratta:
Simon Lack
Mirandolina, Mistress of the Inn.:
Geraldine McEwan
The Knight's servant:
Lee Fox
Ortensia, a comedy actress:
Barbara Lott
Dejanira, another actress:
Patricia Clapton
The Count's man:
Peter Pratt

Regional Variations (5)

Down Your Way

BBC Home Service North

Gaelic Service

BBC Home Service Scottish

Dudley Savage. cinema organ: requests

BBC Home Service South and West

Athro'r laith: centenary of Sir John Morris Jones's birth

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
It's my opinion: a strong word or two with the light touch of JOHNNY MORRIS
The changing scene: ways of spending Sunday morning described by people who idle, work, worship, or play
For Love and Money: young people talk about the reasons behind their choice of job. 2: MARGARET CLELAND of the Women's Police
Building Standards: an afternoon press conference
The urge to talk things over: reflections from a psychiatrist

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Johnny Morris
Unknown:
Margaret Cleland

Regional Variations (2)

Evelyn Center, soprano

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Please Advise Me: a barrister answers questions about land-lords and tenants
Affiliation Orders: PAMELA DEEDES talks about a recent court decision
Introducing: a member of the London Fire Brigade
Absent from Work: TOM WILMOT on group insurance and sick pay schemes
Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES

Contributors

Talks:
Pamela Deedes
Unknown:
Tom Wilmot
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Country in Trust
Recently the Somerset Trust for Nature Conservation was
'formed. Now almost every county in Britain has its own Trust devoted to protecting the countryside.
BRUCE CAMPBELL traces the spread of the movement since it began in Norfolk in 1926. and visits Gloucestershire, Lincolnshire, Sussex, and Somerset
Produced by RICHARD BROCK [

Contributors

Unknown:
Bruce Campbell
Produced By:
Richard Brock

Regional Variations (2)

Fireside Sunday School

BBC Home Service Scottish

A monthly forum
Introduced by CARL WILDMAN
Theatre as Entertainment
NOËL COWARD , who has just been directing his comedy Hay Fever for the National Theatre, talks, in an interview with WALTER HARRIS , of his conception of theatre, of directing and acting, and particularly of acting in comedy-a theme taken up by the comedy actress ATHENE SEYLER
Extracts from previous editions of Talking of Theatre

Contributors

Introduced By:
Carl Wildman
Unknown:
Noël Coward
Unknown:
Walter Harris
Unknown:
Athene Seyler

Regional Variations (2)

Evening Service from the Free Church of Scotland. Burghead. Elgin. Morayshire

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

An act of worship for radio based upon a sermon of the late D. M. BAILLIE :
All Saints and All Sinners
The worship introduced by THE REV. WILLIAM NEIL
The sermon read by JAMES URQUHART
Produced by WILLIAM PURCELL

Contributors

Unknown:
D. M. Baillie
Unknown:
Rev. William Neil
Read By:
James Urquhart
Produced By:
William Purcell

Regional Variations (6)

Appeal: St. Nicholas Church. Salntbury

BBC Home Service Midland

Appeal: International House of South Wales. Penarth. Glamorgan!

BBC Home Service Welsh

Appeal: Mater Intirmorium Hospital. Belfast

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Appeal: St. Mary's Dower Trust: Houses for the Aged

BBC Home Service South and West

Appeals. (434 m) Manchester and Salford Family Welfare Association: (261 m.) Newcastle Upon Tyne and District Club for the Hard of Hearing!

BBC Home Service North

Appeal on behalf of Blackham House Home for Old People, Wimbledon by PROF. RITCHIE CALDER , C.B.E.
Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order or cheque) will be gratefully ' acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Association exists to provide accommodation for the elderly, on a non-profit making basis. It runs two homes-at Hampstead and Wlmbledon-and funds are needed to meet continually rising expenses and new projects.

Contributors

Unknown:
Prof. Ritchie Calder
Unknown:
Professor Ritchie Calder
on BBC Home Service Basic

Eighth of thirteen programmes
Young Lochinvar from Marmion by Scott
Reader, FREDERICK TREVES
Give a Rouse
A Cavalier tune by Browning Reader, NORMAN CLARIDGE
How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix by Browning
Reader, GODFREY KENTON

Contributors

Reader:
Frederick Treves
Reader:
Norman Claridge
Reader:
Godfrey Kenton
on BBC Home Service Basic

by William Makepeace Thackeray
Dramatised as a serial in thirteen episodes by HOWARD AGG
As the season continued. Clive went on attending parties orf the chance of meeting Ethel New come; happy when he saw her and downcast and miserable when he didn't. When visiting Barnes at the Bank-now Sir Barnes after the death of his father-Clive heard that Colonel Newcome was on his way back to England.
8: A Marriage is Arranged
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER

Contributors

Unknown:
William Makepeace
Unknown:
Howard Agg
Unknown:
Ethel New
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Arthur Pendennis:
Simon Lack
Colonel Newcome:
Carleton Hobbs
Barnes Newcome:
Ian Ricketts
Countess of Kew:
Janet Burnell
Ethel Newcome:
Valerie Kirkbright
Hobson Newcome:
James Thomason
Mr Quilter ':
John Boxer
Potter:
Fraser Kerr

11: TITIAN
.c. 1487190-1576
Tarquin and Lucretia painted c. 1570 in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Speaker, GEOFFREY AGNEW
Produced by GEORGE WALTON SCOTT
Repeated on Friday at 6.44 in the Third Network
These broadcasts arc part of a scheme for subscribers who receive coloured prints of all the paintings and black and white illustrations of all the ether works discussed, together with background notes
The series is to be continued in 1965. when the theme will be ' Art in Britain.' Annual subscriptions are 35s., and these may be registered now with BBC Publications. [address removed]
These talks are being printed in The Listener.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Agnew
Produced By:
George Walton Scott
on BBC Home Service Basic

Lo, a great multitude
Revelation 7, vv. 9-10
0 what their joy and their glory must be (BBC H.B. 252)
Hebrews 11, v. 32 to 12, v. 2
Who are these, like stars appearing (BBC H.B. 236)
Hebrews 11, vv. 13-16
10.59 Weather forecast

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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