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Service for Primary Schools

BBC Home Service Scottish

for Primary Schools
Introductory Music
9.8 THE SERVICE
Father, hear the prayer we offer (Tune. Gott Will's Machen—S.P. 487)
Story: The Life of Christ. 3:
Hidden and Found
The Prayer for Forgiveness
0 Jesus. I have promised
(Tune. Thornbury-S.P. 255)
Tuesday's broadcast

1: Representation
HAROLD SHELTON talks about expressiveness of line in representational drawing and considers the different effects achieved with various media in drawings by Leonardo, Rembrandt, and Picasso Art and Design series

Contributors

Talks:
Harold Shelton
Unknown:
Picasso Art
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 i these broadcasts

Contributors

Introduces:
Audrey Russell
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman, SIR GERALD BARRY
Book: JANET ADAM-SMITH
Art: ERIC NEWTON
Film: EDGAR ANSTEY
Theatre: J. W. LAMBERT
Broadcasting: JOHN GROSS
Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown:
J. W. Lambert

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Turning Points: JOHN ELLISON talks to A. P. HERBERT
Break twenty-four eggs: MARY
STOCKS talks about Mrs. Beeton, who died at the age of twenty-eight on February 6, 1865
Armchair Gardener: some simple hints and tips from FRED LOADS
Your Letters
You asked us to play ... record requests
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Talks:
John Ellison
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
on BBC Home Service Basic

A serial play by JOHN DARRAN featuring Security Officers Greg Vaughan and James ' Rocky ' Mountain in their latest assignment 5: Sign of Fear
Produced by EVELYN WILLIAMS

Contributors

Play By:
John Darran
Unknown:
Greg Vaughan
Produced By:
Evelyn Williams
Colonel Spear:
Ivor Maddox
Greg Vaughan:
John Darran
' Rocky Mountain:
Dillwyn Owen
Carvallo:
David Lawton
Brawson:
Peter Bowen Jones
Secretary:
Rita Street
Minister:
Henry Jacobs

Regional Variations (7)

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Voice of the North

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

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

Regional Variations (3)

Ewan MacColl introduces folk songs and singers

BBC Home Service Midland

Y Maes Chwarae: sports magazine

BBC Home Service Welsh

Roll back the carpet and join in the fun with WILLIE WALKER AND his BAND
BASIL and JEAN CLOUGH
BRIAN BATEY
Introduced by ALEX GLASGOW
Produced by RICHARD KELLY

Contributors

Unknown:
Willie Walker
Unknown:
Jean Clough
Unknown:
Brian Batey
Introduced By:
Alex Glasgow
Produced By:
Richard Kelly

Regional Variations (2)

The Arts In Ulster

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

by John Howard Griffin in 1959 John Howard Griffin caused his skin to be darkened by medication and passed himself for a Negro in the Southern States. In this programme he talks to COLIN EDWARDS about some of the impressions he was to elaborate in his book the following year.
Recorded In America: previously broadcast in the Third Programme on October 29. 1964. in the series The Negro in America

Contributors

Unknown:
John Howard Griffin
Unknown:
John Howard Griffin
Unknown:
Colin Edwards

Regional Variations (3)

Mozart: David Adams. violin; Frank Hughes. cello; Evan John, piano

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Regional MP. talk to Peter Midforth

BBC Home Service Midland

The Portuguese singer in a programme of fados from Lisbon and Coimbra
Introduced by William Gilman.
'Fado in Portuguese means fate or destiny of poor people, of those who lost their loved ones, of young people in love; and Maria Teresa de Noronha is one of Portugal's great fado singers....'

Contributors

Presenter:
William Gilman
Singer:
Maria Teresa de Noronha
on BBC Home Service Basic

A portrait in words and music of Edward Elgar
Written by STANLEY WILLIAMSON with personal recollections from:
SIR ADRIAN BOULT
Sir PERCY HULL and YEHUDI MENUHIN
MARJORIE THOMAS (contralto) CHRISTOPHER BUNTING (cello)
THE HALLE CHOIR
Chorus-Master, Eric Chadwick
BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA Leader, Reginald Stead
Conducted by STANFORD ROBINSON Narrator, RONALD HARVI
Other parts spoken by Geoffrey Banks , Alick Hayes George Hagan
Daphne Oxenford
Produced by STANLEY WILLIAMSON and ARTHUR SPENCER

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Elgar
Written By:
Stanley Williamson
Unknown:
Sir Adrian Boult
Unknown:
Sir Percy Hull
Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Contralto:
Marjorie Thomas
Cello:
Christopher Bunting
Chorus-Master:
Eric Chadwick
Leader:
Reginald Stead
Conducted By:
Stanford Robinson
Narrator:
Ronald Harvi
Spoken By:
Geoffrey Banks
Spoken By:
Alick Hayes
Spoken By:
George Hagan
Unknown:
Daphne Oxenford
Produced By:
Stanley Williamson
Unknown:
Arthur Spencer
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

Contributors

Introduces:
Walter James

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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