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Regional Variations (3)

Welsh hymn-singing

BBC Home Service Welsh

The Queen's University. Belfast. Singers; Gabrielle and Kathleen McCann. piano duet

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Celebrities and personalities
Introduced by NAN WINTON and MICHAEL SMEE
Produced by Richard DINGLEY
Saturday's broadcast

Contributors

Introduced By:
Nan Winton
Produced By:
Richard Dingley
on BBC Home Service Basic

by PETER STONE who talks about this incongruous backwater: a Spanish colony in the middle of the Sahara, where 15,000 people sit and wait-for oil, for phosphate deposits, for what? No one seems sure.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Stone

Regional Variations (3)

Schools: Living tn Scolland

BBC Home Service Scottish

Schools: First Stages in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

A series of five illustrated programmes to stimulate a critical approach to the language of literature by EDWARD BLISHEN 3: Science Fiction
Broadcast on February 11,
1963, in the Third Network

on BBC Home Service Basic

Children at School
The work of JEAN PIAGET , the Swiss psychologist, has had a great influence on current educational thinking.
Dr. KENNETH LOVELL , Lecturer in Education, University of Leeds, gives an account of it in a group of four talks on Learning and Thinking 3: Adolescence

Contributors

Unknown:
Jean Piaget
Unknown:
Dr. Kenneth Lovell

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specialty in mind, including:
Argument: the second in a series of conversations on an issue of the day
For Your Library List: some suggestions from JOHN HOPKINS
Nurse in the Arctic: MARY
HEWAT talks to ROBERT GUNNELL about the year she spent at a nursing station at Coral Harbour in North Canada where her patients were the Eskimos You asked us to play ... record requests
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Gunnell
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
on BBC Home Service Basic

Young musicians from the North of England
ROSSENDALE WOODWIND GROUP Conductor, MICHAEL NUTTALL
JON EARNSHAW (piano) SHUTTLEWOOD BROCKLEY
COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL CHOIR Conductor, WINIFRED HUTLEY and FAIRFIELD ENDOWED JUNIOR SCHOOL, BUXTON
Conductor, MARINA GARNER
The choirs accompanied by Raymond Thorpe
Introduced by SANDRA CHALMERS

Contributors

Conductor:
Michael Nuttall
Piano:
Jon Earnshaw
Piano:
Shuttlewood Brockley
Conductor:
Winifred Hutley
Conductor:
Marina Garner
Accompanied By:
Raymond Thorpe
Introduced By:
Sandra Chalmers

Regional Variations (7)

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, Stock Market Reports,. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

Voice of the North

BBC Home Service North

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy -Sport-From the Local Press Produced by the South-East news unit

Regional Variations (6)

Jack Hardy and the Little Orchestra: St. Helens Girls' Choir: conductor. Enid Ashton

BBC Home Service North

Welsh for Beginners—17

BBC Home Service Welsh

Ceilidh from Strachu

BBC Home Service Scottish

* Musicale: Janice Williams. piano: The Archduke Trio: Part 1: Chopin. Shostakovich

BBC Home Service Midland

Your Questions: discusston

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

HAROLD ROSENTHAL introduces records of the celebrated Italian baritone

Contributors

Introduces:
Harold Rosenthal

Regional Variations (2)

BBC Scottish Orchestra. conducted by Harry Newstone: MacCunn. Grieg. Sibelius

BBC Home Service Scottish

VILEM TAUSKY conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader, Arthur Leavins in highlights from operetta, opera, and ballet with JUNE BRONHILL (soprano) THOMAS ROUND (tenor)
THE JOHN MCCARTHY SINGERS Introduced by DAVID BROWN
Produced by ALAN ABBOTT including excerpts from:
June Bronhill is in Robert and Elizabeth ' at the Lyric Theatre. London

Contributors

Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Singers:
John McCarthy
Introduced By:
David Brown
Produced By:
Alan Abbott

by Kieran Tunney based on an earlier work by the author and JOHN SYNGE adapted by CYNTHIA PUGHE with Sybil Thorndike as Kate Murphy

Contributors

Unknown:
Kieran Tunney
Unknown:
John Synge
Adapted By:
Cynthia Pughe
Carrie Donovan:
Anita Sharp Bolster
Shelagh O'Connor:
Kate Binchy
Rory Murphy:
Kevin McHugh
Sean Murphy:
Denis Carey
Patrick Mollay:
Michael O'Halloran
Norah:
Nuna Davey
Produced by:
Hugh Stewart
on BBC Home Service Basic

The News
Background to the News
People In the News followed by LISTENING POST
WALTER JAMES Introduces this evening's edition of a series designed to reflect listeners' own views on current topics Letters on public affairs and issues of policy are especially welcome
Correspondents are invited to write to: Listening Post. BBC. Broadcasting House. London. W.I.

Regional Variations (2)

Brahms: Maurice Brett. violin; Audrey Brett. violin; David Gribble. viola; Joy Roger. viola: John Bunting, cello; Molly Concannon, cello

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Couperin
Suite: L'Espagnole
(Les Nations)
THE JACOBEAN Ensemble: Neville Marriner (violin) Carl Pini (violin) Desmond Dupre (viola da gamba)
Directed by THURSTON DART (harpsichord) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Violin:
Neville Marriner
Violin:
Carl Pini
Viola:
Desmond Dupre
Directed By:
Thurston Dart

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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