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The grandfather clock plays a large part in this programme and causes a number of difficulties
Songs:
The Predicament
The Village The Carrier
Written by William Murphy
Introduced by JOHN Huw Davies

Contributors

Written By:
William Murphy
Introduced By:
John Huw Davies
on BBC Home Service Basic

AUDREY RUSSELL introduces this midday edition of a series designed to reflect listeners' own views on current topics. Letters on lively talking points of any kind are welcome for these broadcasts
Correspondents are Invited to write to: Listening Post. BBC. Broadcast-lug House. London. W.I.

Contributors

Introduces:
Audrey Russell

Regional Variations (2)

Schools: Talks for Sixth Forms tn Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

by William Shakespeare adapted by Robert Gittings with Michael Bryant
Jill Balcon , Andrew Faulds
3: The Results of the Play
Produced by DAVID LYTTLE
Books. Plays, Poems series

Contributors

Unknown:
William Shakespeare
Adapted By:
Robert Gittings
Unknown:
Michael Bryant
Unknown:
Jill Balcon
Unknown:
Andrew Faulds
Produced By:
David Lyttle
Narrator:
Godfrey Kenton
Hamlet:
Michael Bryant
Gertrude:
Jill Balcon
Claudius:
Andrew Faulds
Horatio:
James Grout
Polonius:
John Richmond
on BBC Home Service Basic

Concord of Sweet Sounds by Patricia Hooker
A distinguished pianist, preparing for a gala celebrity concert in Sydney, is suddenly faced with the possibility that he may never be able to play again.
Produced by ERIC JOHN for the Australian
Broadcasting Commission Recording

Contributors

Unknown:
Patricia Hooker
Produced By:
Eric John
Gerhmann:
Nigel Lovell
Maggy Carson:
Lyndall Barbour
Rachel Linden:
Lola Brooks
Alexander Croyston:
Alistair Duncan
George Hennessey:
Stewart Ginn
on BBC Home Service Basic

for the Feast of St. Laurence, St. Dunstan, and St. Theodore, Archbishops of Canterbury from Westminster Cathedral, London
Introduced by the Administrator THE RT. REV.
MGR. G. A. TOMLINSON
Psalms: 127-131 (Plamjono) Chapter: Hebrews 13. v. 7
Hymn: Inclitos Christi Famulos
(Plainsong and Fauxbourdon)
Magnificat (Victoria)
Motet: Diffusa est gratia (Palestrina)
Voluntary: Mit fried' und freud' ich sahr' dahin (Bach)
Celebrant,
CANON VICTOR GUAZZELLI
WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR
Director, COLIN MAWBY
Organist, NICOLAS KYNASTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Mgr. G. A. Tomlinson
Unknown:
Canon Victor Guazzelli
Organist:
Nicolas Kynaston

including:
Under the Same Sun:
ANNE CATCHPOLE meets a student from overseas and learns something of his land and its music. 1: VINCENT GILPIN Of Jamaica
† Going to the Pictures?:
JOHN STRATTEN recommends some films on general release tMonks in Lounge Suits:
CECIL NORTHCOTT describes a visit to the Community of Taizé in France
Date with a Doctor
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Catchpole
Unknown:
John Stratten
Unknown:
Cecil Northcott
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
on BBC Home Service Basic

A magazine programme for railway enthusiasts
Great Western in Gloucestershire: PATRICK WHITEHOUSE looks at some interesting engines across Stapperton Bank New Life for a Country Branch: a trip through Wear-dale in County Durham. Commentator, ALAN DIXON
The Premier Line: JOHN ADAMS follows by car the journey made by the last two locomotives of the London-North-West Railway
Railway Sounds: some requests Introduced by PETER CRANMER
Produced by PEGGY BACON

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick Whitehouse
Unknown:
Alan Dixon
Unknown:
John Adams
Introduced By:
Peter Cranmer
Produced By:
Peggy Bacon

Regional Variations (7)

News Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News

BBC Home Service Midland

Voice of the North

BBC Home Service North

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

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

Regional Variations (6)

Mozart and Gordon Crosse; The Delphos Ensemble

BBC Home Service Midland

Reginald Redman. West-country composer, chooses six of his favourite records

BBC Home Service South and West

Gaelic Songs: Klrsteen Grant, soprano

BBC Home Service Scottish

New Brass Consort of Manchester

BBC Home Service North

Pynciau'r Tlr: for farmers

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A non-stop musical mixture compiled by LESLIE PEROWNE

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Perowne

London v. West: Round 4
London:
MICHAEL AYRTON
SIR DENIS BROGAN
Quiz-Master, LIONEL Hale
West:
VIVIAN OGILVIE , VINCENT WAITE
Quiz-Master, Roy PLOMLEY
Arranged by Patrick Harvey

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Ayrton
Unknown:
Sir Denis Brogan
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Vivian Ogilvie
Unknown:
Vincent Waite
Arranged By:
Patrick Harvey

A first-hand report on the conditions and operations of the British Forces supporting Malaysian troops in Sarawak and Sabah in the confrontation with Indonesia.
Reported by David Shute

Contributors

Reporter:
David Shute
Writer/Producer:
Roy Hayward

Excerpts from the operetta by Robert Planquette
The cast includes: GaspardLOUIS MUSY HenriERNEST BLANC GrenicheuxJEAN GIRAUDEAU SerpoletteCOLETTE RIEDINGER HUGUETTE BOULANGEOT
as Germaine with Chorus and Orchestra
Conducted by PIERRE DERVAUX on gramophone records Introduced by JAN ROSOL

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Planquette
Conducted By:
Pierre Dervaux
Introduced By:
Jan Rosol

Regional Variations (2)

Landmarks from the cradle to the grave-5: The Pub

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

John Orczy-Barstow son of the author of The Scarlet Pimpernel describes how the book came to be written and recalls experiences in Hungary as a schoolboy before the 1914-18 war in conversation with WILFRID THOMAS

Contributors

Unknown:
John Orczy-Barstow
Unknown:
Wilfrid Thomas
on BBC Home Service Basic

Part 2
Review of current affairs 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.

Contributors

Introduces:
Walter James
on BBC Home Service Basic

Schubert and Beethoven sung by JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone) with ERNEST Lush (piano)
First broadcast on November 8.
1964. in the Third Programme

Contributors

Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Piano:
Ernest Lush

BBC Home Service Basic

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