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Regional Variations (2)

From Our Own

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

comes this week direct from The Vale of Evesham
DAVID BUTLER and DAVID RICHARDSON pay an early morning visit to the 400-acre fruit and vegetable holding run by HENRY and EDWARD CROWTHEft
Produced by Anthony Parkin

Contributors

Unknown:
David Butler
Unknown:
David Richardson
Produced By:
Anthony Parkin

Regional Variations (4)

Week in the North

BBC Home Service North

From Our Own Correspondent

BBC Home Service South and West

Scottish Magazine

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by Roy Hay
An Excuse for Cream: Don Smith talks about bush peaches
The Week's Work: suggestions from George Gillard
Postbag: points from listeners' letters
Among the Dahlias: H.F. Newsom gives some topical advice

Contributors

Presenter:
Roy Hay
Speaker:
Don Smith
Speaker:
George Gillard
Speaker:
H. F. Newsom
Producer:
John Greenslade

Regional Variations (3)

Your M.P. at Westminster

BBC Home Service Midland

The West at Westmlnster

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

Roots of Personality tby IAN OSWALD, M.D.
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Edinburgh
In the second of three Science Surveys Dr. Oswald continues his discussion of the changing approach to the study of personality. He extends his analysis of pre-natal influences and goes on to describe the importance of the early relationship that develops between a mother and her child.

on BBC Home Service Basic

Background to Musical Form
The fourth of twenty-seven programmes for those who would like to know more about the structure of music and its composition
Speaker, ALAN RIDOUT
† Broadcast on January 20 In the Third Network
A booklet is available

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Ridout
on BBC Home Service Basic

Everyday German by radio
A series of twenty lessons for listeners with a basic knowledge of the language
Lesson
Introduced by SABINE MICHAEL and DIETER GEISSLER with HEIDI TREUTLER and JOSEPH STEIN
Broadcast on April 20 in the Third Network
A booklet is available

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sabine Michael
Introduced By:
Dieter Geissler
Unknown:
Heidi Treutler

† Introduced by BILL HARTLEY
The Making of a Motor Car: a visit to a motor manufacturer to find out how a new model is designed and developed, what factors influence this, and who makes the decisions
BILL HARTLEY and JIM PESTRIDGE interview MR. WILLIAM SWALLOW , Chairman and Managing Director of Vauxhail Motors, and the firm's Chief Engineer and Director of Styling
Disc-parking in Cheltenham: an interview prior to the opening of this first scheme in Britain
First Aid in an Accident: more useful advice from a member of the British Red Cross
Road Conditions for the week ahead

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Unknown:
Bill Hartley
Unknown:
Jim Pestridge
Unknown:
Mr. William Swallow
on BBC Home Service Basic

Jimmy Clitheroe in Help! It's a Girl! with PETER SINCLAIR , PATRICIA BURKE DANNY Ross , DIANA DAY
BRIAN TRUEMAN , ROSALIE WILLIAMS SUSAN JAMES
Written by JAMES CASEY and FRANK RoSCOE
Produced by JAMES CASEY
Broadcast on January 17 in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Clitheroe
Unknown:
Peter Sinclair
Unknown:
Patricia Burke
Unknown:
Danny Ross
Unknown:
Diana Day
Unknown:
Brian Trueman
Unknown:
Rosalie Williams
Unknown:
Susan James
Written By:
James Casey
Written By:
Frank Roscoe
Produced By:
James Casey

Bill Shankly
Manager of Liverpool F.C. discusses with Rov PLOMLEY in a recorded programme the gramophone records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman

Contributors

Unknown:
Rov Plomley
Produced By:
Monica Chapman

Regional Variations (2)

Scottish Community plays in the final

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Vital Link
A play for radio by Pattie Price with Nicholas Charles
Patrick Barr , Gordon Faith and Noel Hewlett
After a terrible rail disaster a signalman is accused of criminal negligence. But the truth is brought to light by an unexpected witness.
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON

Contributors

Unknown:
Pattie Price
Unknown:
Nicholas Charles
Unknown:
Patrick Barr
Unknown:
Gordon Faith
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Narrator:
Stephen Thorne
Jeremy Scott:
Nicholas Charles
Ricky Knott:
Alan Edwards
Mrs Scott:
Cécile Chevreau
Mr Scott:
Alan Haines
Radio announcer:
Peter Bartlett
Mrs Knott:
Eva Stuart
Mr Knott:
Hector Ross
Harding, a signalman:
Gordon Faith
Mrs Harding:
Miriam Margolyes
Mr White, a schoolmaster:
Patrick Barr
McMaster, Railwaymen's Union Attorney:
Fraser Kerr
Chief Magistrate:
Noel Howlett
Mr Store, a barrister:
Timothy Harley
Court official:
John Boxer
on BBC Home Service Basic

TERESA BERGANZA (mezzo-soprano) with FELix LA VILLA (piano) and CESARE VALLETTI (tenor) with LEO TAUBMANN (piano) sing Spanish and Italian songs on gramophone records

Contributors

Piano:
Felix La Villa
Tenor:
Cesare Valletti
Piano:
Leo Taubmann

Regional Variations (2)

Cennad 1 Ganu: music for voices

BBC Home Service Welsh

HARRY DAVIDSON
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Introduced by REX PALMER
Master of Ceremonies, CHARLES CRATHORN
Produced by John Billingham
Waltz; Anniversary Twostep; Progressive Barn Dance; Royal Saunter; Royal Empress Tango; Victorian Gavotte; Variety Fox-trot; Last Waltz

Contributors

Introduced By:
Rex Palmer
Produced By:
John Billingham
on BBC Home Service Basic

VILEM TAUSKY conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader. Arthur Leavins in a programme of music for all the family with MARION STUDHOLME (soprano) KENNETH MACDONALD (tenor) PHILIP CHALLIS (piano) and the GALA CHORUS
Directed by John McCarthy Introduced by JOHN ROBERTS
Produced by Elizabeth Johnson The programme includes:

Contributors

Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Soprano:
Marion Studholme
Tenor:
Kenneth MacDonald
Directed By:
John McCarthy
Introduced By:
John Roberts
Produced By:
Elizabeth Johnson

The Blue Ox
A play for radio by Berkely Mather with Bruce Beeby , David Spenser and Geoffrey Wincott
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER

Contributors

Unknown:
Bruce Beeby
Unknown:
David Spenser
Unknown:
Geoffrey Wincott
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Halling:
Bruce Beeby
Paul:
David Spenser
Kavchenko:
Geoffrey Wincott
Teng LOO:
Geoffrey Matthews
Lynne,:
Patricia Laventon
Simon:
Basil Jones

News and views on books from
LESLIE PAUL and ANTHONY SMITH
LADY VIOLET BONHAM CARTER (Baroness Asquith) interviewed by ASA BRIGGS about
Winston Churchill as I knew him and MARGHANITA LASKI on Domestic Chronicles
Introduced by VICTOR HALLAM

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Paul
Unknown:
Anthony Smith
Unknown:
Lady Violet Bonham
Interviewed By:
Asa Briggs
Unknown:
Winston Churchill
Unknown:
Marghanita Laski
Introduced By:
Victor Hallam

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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