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Green Ribbon
A new play for radio by Rosemary Timperley
Mrs. Gorman. an elderly lady bed-ridden in hospital. is visited by her daughter once a fortnight. Mrs. Gorman is vain about her appearance and likes to have her hair tied with a different coloured ribbon for each visit-and then the Green Ribbon disappears ...
Cast in order of speaking:
Nurse Forest.PATRICIA LEVENTON
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON

Contributors

Unknown:
Rosemary Timperley
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Mrs Gorman:
Mary O'Farrell
Mrs Gorman:
Mary O'Farrell
Alice Gorman:
Joan Matheson
Gerald Morny:
Noel Howlett
Miss Ames:
Anna Burden
Joan:
Eva Stuart

for the Feast of St. Bruno from St. Joseph's College, Mill Hill. London
Celebrant: FR. MARTIN SENDERS M.H.M., D.C.L.
Processional hymn: Lord. who at thy first Eucharist (L. Sacramente)
Psalms 127-131 (plainsong)
Hymn: Iste Confessor (D. Thermignon)
Magnificat (J. A. Dracanius)
Recessional hymn: Father we thank thee (L. Bourgeois)
Choirmaster, GIJSBERTUS PEX
Organist,
THE REV. J. TAYLOR, M.H.M.
Introduced by FR. LouIS DUGGAN. M.H.M.

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
† Off-Beat: JACK BRYMER , with the help of records, talks about the life of a clarinettist
Going to the Pictures: BETTY
BEST recommends some films you might enjoy seeing this month and talks to PETER O'TOOLE
Yom Kippur: TRUDE DUB talks about the Jewish New Year and the Day of Atonement
Date with a Doctor
Introduced by STEVE RACE

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Brymer
Unknown:
Peter O'Toole
Introduced By:
Steve Race

by Charles Kingsley dramatised for radio in thirteen episodes by HOWARD AGG
7: The House on the Hill
Amyas Leigh returned to England after the disastrous Gilbert expedition; angered by Rose Salterne 's disappearance at the hands of Don Guzman. he was determined to pursue the Don to the Spanish Main, and his brother Frank, who also loved Rose. was determined to go with him....
Produced by BRIAN MILLER from the West of England

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Kingsley
Unknown:
Howard Agg
Unknown:
Amyas Leigh
Unknown:
Rose Salterne
Unknown:
Don Guzman.
Produced By:
Brian Miller
Storyteller:
Antony Viccars
Mr Salterne:
Hedley Goodall
Amyas Leigh:
Jeffry Wickham
Will Cary:
Tim Seely
Salvation Yeo:
Norman Tyrrell
Sailor:
Hubert Tucker
Captain Drew:
Edgar Wreford
Frank Leigh:
Michael Spice
Indian:
Edgar Wreford
Eustace Leigh:
Geoffrey Matthews
Rose Salterne:
Valerie Kirkbright

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

Round-up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy -Scotland Yard Calling-Football with the Non-Leaguers
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (3)

Music for Brass

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Cotswold Players directed by James Walker

BBC Home Service Midland

1 played for you by the ORCHESTRA
Leader, David Adams
Conductor, TERENCE LOVETI with a variety of songs on gramophone records
Introduced by JOHN HOBDAY

Contributors

Leader:
David Adams
Conductor:
Terence Loveti
Introduced By:
John Hobday

Erna Spoorenberg (soprano)
Jean Allister (contralto)
BBC Chorus
BBC Choral Society
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conductor, Antal Dorati
Mahler
SYMPHONY No. 2
From the Royal Festival Hall. London
See facing page

Contributors

Soprano:
Erna Spoorenberg
Contralto:
Jean Allister
Leader:
Hugh Maguire
Conductor:
Antal Dorati

Regional Variations (2)

Report on the meetings of the Governing Body of the Church in Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh

Twenty thousand children in the Kivu Province of the Congo faced death through starvation and protein deficiency until the problem was tackled by the Congo Government. the Save the Children Fund. and the United Nations.
BBC Correspondent David Tindall recently returned from a 2.000-mile tour of the Congo. where saw the combined operation being planned.

Contributors

Written and narrated by:
David Tindall
Producer:
Patricia O'Keeffe

O'CLOCK
The News
Background to the News
People in the News followed by LISTENING POST
LESLIE SMITH introduces this evening's edition of a series designed to rellect listeners' own views on current topics.

Contributors

Introduces:
Leslie Smith

BBC Foreign Correspondents have been interviewing young men on the thresholds of their careers on how they seek to fulfil their ambitions in the differing societies in which they live
Today:
† IAN McDoUGALL interviews
KAROL JAKUBOWICZ , a Polish student in Warsaw

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian McDougall
Unknown:
Karol Jakubowicz

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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