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Regional Variations (4)

Henry Lynch-Robin-theatre. talks to Sam Hanna Bell

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

From Our Own Correspondent

BBC Home Service South and West

The Week in the North and Industrial Report

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by ROY HAY
Early Strawberries: DON SMITH gives advice on the forcing of this crop in the greenhouse and under cloches
Sound Spot: a gardening noise and tune to identify
The Week's Work: suggestions from GEORGE GILLARD
A Winter Garden: JAN STEPHENS talks about plants he grows to bring out-of-season colour and interest to his garden
Produced by JOHN GREENSLADE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roy Hay
Unknown:
Don Smith
Unknown:
George Gillard
Talks:
Jan Stephens
Produced By:
John Greenslade

Regional Variations (3)

The West at Westminster

BBC Home Service South and West

Your M.P. at West-

BBC Home Service Midland

G. DE Q. ROBIN, PH.D., Director of the Scott Polar Research Institute, and M. W. HOLDGATE , PH.D., chief biologist of the British Antarctic Survey, in conversation with ARCHIE CLOW illustrated with recordings made in the Antarctic
The Arctic and Antarctic regions are cold and unpleasant places-and yet scientists of all sorts, and many nations, are constantly working there. Why is polar research necessary? And what, in any case. does one research into? These are the sort of questions that come up during the conversation.

Contributors

Unknown:
M. W. Holdgate
Unknown:
Archie Clow
on BBC Home Service Basic

Talking Italian
18: Progetti per una serata
Script by Pietro Giorgetti and Elsie Ferguson
Introduced by PIETRO GIORGETTI and ARIELLA REGGIO
Produced by ELSIE FERGUSON tLast Tuesday's broadcast in the Third Network

Contributors

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

A course of twenty lessens
Lesson 17 by PROFESSOR DENNIS WARD with the help of KONSTANTIN IRINSKY
Produced by TONY CASH
Last Wednesday's broadcast in the Third Network
A booklet is available

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Dennis Ward
Produced By:
Tony Cash

A series of forty lessons for listeners with no previous knowledge of the language
Lesson 18
Introduced by JACINTA CASTILLEJO with the help of PABLO SOTO
Script by Anthony Watson and Edith R. Baer
Produced by EDITH R. BAER tLast Thursday's broadcast in the Third Network
A booklet is available

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jacinta Castillejo
Unknown:
Pablo Soto
Script By:
Anthony Watson
Script By:
Edith R. Baer
Produced By:
Edith R. Baer
Dolores:
Amelia Diaz
Dolores' mother:
Pilar de Rubio
Miguelito:
Paul Anthony

Introduced by BILL HARTLEY
Left- or Right-Hand Drive?: COURTENAY EDWARDS , of the Sunday Telegraph, reviews the pros and cons
The Disabled Driver: JOHN GRIFFITHS , Vice-President of the Disabled Drivers Motor Club, talks about the techniques he has helped to promote
Tappet Adjustment: advice and hints by Roy BROOKS
Petrol by the £ : a new way to buy your fuel, by ROBIN RICHARDS and Road Conditions for the week ahead

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Unknown:
Courtenay Edwards
Unknown:
John Griffiths
Unknown:
Robin Richards
on BBC Home Service Basic

taking the lid off life with PATSY ANN NOBLE and THE SEEKERS
WOOLF PHILLIPS
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Devised by Al Read
Written by RONNIE TAYLOR
Produced by BILL WORSLEY
Broadcast on December 13,
1964, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Patsy Ann Noble
Written By:
Ronnie Taylor
Produced By:
Bill Worsley

Sir Basil Spence architect discusses with ROY PLOMLEY the gramophone records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman
Last Monday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Basil Spence
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Produced By:
Monica Chapman

Regional Variations (3)

Records

BBC Home Service Welsh

Records

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Take-Over
A play for radio by Maisie Mosco with Cyril Shaps and Andrew Sachs
Produced by DAVID H. GODFREY

Contributors

Unknown:
Maisie Mosco
Unknown:
Cyril Shaps
Unknown:
Andrew Sachs
Produced By:
David H. Godfrey
Lily:
Barbara Mitchell
Harry Marks:
Cyril Shaps
Albert:
Wilfrid Carter
Mrs Abrahams:
Miriam Margolyes
Alec Marks:
Andrew Sachs
Shirley Levy:
Rosalind Shanks
Bella Marks:
Nancy Nevinson
Sam Levy:
John Gabriel
Mrs Lewis:
Margaret Wolfit

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Introduced by REX PALMER M.C. , CHARLES CRATHORN
Produced by Roger Eames
The dances: Military Twostep; Waltz; Shadow Saunter: Schottische; Midnight Tango; Fifth Figure of the Quadrilles; Felice Foxtrot; Dinkie Onestep

Contributors

Introduced By:
Rex Palmer M.C.
Produced By:
Roger Eames
Unknown:
Dinkie Onestep

Regional Variations (2)

The Week in Westminster ..

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

John Clements is host to
Marie Collier Edward Byles
David Wilde -: Robert Savoie who provide the music
Julia Lockwood Julian Holloway Robin Hunter who provide some of the words with the WORDS AND MUSIC ORCHESTRA Leader. Julien Gaillard
Conducted by MALCOLM LOCKYER Script by JOHN CLEMENTS Sketches by BOB BLOCK
† Produced by BILL GATES
John Clements is appearing in 'Robert and Elizabeth' at the Lyric Theatre, London; Marie Collier broadcasts by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House covent Garden

Contributors

Unknown:
John Clements
Unknown:
Marie Collier
Unknown:
Edward Byles
Unknown:
David Wilde
Unknown:
Robert Savoie
Unknown:
Julia Lockwood
Unknown:
Julian Holloway
Unknown:
Robin Hunter
Leader:
Julien Gaillard
Conducted By:
Malcolm Lockyer
Script By:
John Clements
Produced By:
Bill Gates
Produced By:
John Clements
Unknown:
Marie Collier

Repertory in Britain
The Bristol Old Vie Company in Dandy Dick by Arthur Wing Pinero
† Produced by BRANDON ACTON-BOND in the BBC's Bristol studios
Repeated on Monday at 3.15

Contributors

Produced By:
Brandon Acton-Bond
The Very Rev. AugustinJedd,D D:
Harold Innocent
Salome:
Patricia Brake
Sheba:
Jennie Woodford
Georgiana Tidman:
Peggy Ann Wood
Blore:
Tom Minnikin
Sir Tristram Mardon:
Frank Middlemass
Hatcham:
Geoffrey Todd
Major Tarver:
Gawn Grainger
Mr Darbey:
Donald Gee
Noah Topping:
Peter Whitbread
Hannah Topping:
Margaret Lamb

News and views on books from
DAVID ATTENBOROOGH
JOHN LEHMANN and VERNON SCANNELL
V. S. PRITCHETT in conversation with WALTER ALLEN about
The Working Novelist and MARY STOCKS on Victorian Lady Travellers
Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenboroogh
Unknown:
John Lehmann
Unknown:
Vernon Scannell
Unknown:
V. S. Pritchett
Unknown:
Walter Allen
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes
on BBC Home Service Basic

Haydn
Piano Trio in G minor (H.XVI9)
11.14* Piano Trio in C major
(H.XV 3)
11.29* Piano Trio in E minor
(H.XV 12)
† played by the KANTROVITCH TRIO
Vera Kantrovitch (violin) Lilly Phillips (cello) Celia Arieli (piano)

Contributors

Violin:
Vera Kantrovitch
Piano:
Celia Arieli

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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