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Education in Action
A series of programmes on the structure and organisation of education in England
1: Organisation and Partnership with THE RT. HON. ANTHONY CROSLAND,
M.P.
Secretary of State for Education
SIR WILLIAM ALEXANDER
Secretary of the Association of Education Committees and SIR RONALD GOULD
General Secretary of the National Union of Teachers
Introduced by STUART MACLURE tProduced by Shirley Franklin
This series is intended to be of special interest to those thinking of entering or returning to teaching.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir William Alexander
Unknown:
Sir Ronald Gould
Introduced By:
Stuart MacLure
Unknown:
Shirley Franklin

An account of the secret marriage of Charles Bran don, Duke of Suffolk. with the younger sister of Henry VIII, the Princess Mary Rose
Compiled from contemporary documents by ALISON PLOWDEN
Princess Mary.PRUNELLA SCALES
Others taking part:
Eric Anderson. Noel Howlett Basil Jones , Godfrey Kenton
Allan McClelland , Frederick Treves
The Princess Mary. in love with Charles Brandon , was married as a political measure to the ageing Louis XII of France. He died shortly afterwards and she married Brandon in secret. When the marriage became known they found themselves in a dilemma which proved both terrifying and expensive before it was resolved.
Produced by JOE BURROUGHS
Richard Hurndall is in 'Hostile Witness at the Haymarket Theatre, London

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Bran
Unknown:
Princess Mary Rose
Unknown:
Alison Plowden
Unknown:
Princess Mary.Prunella
Unknown:
Eric Anderson.
Unknown:
Noel Howlett
Unknown:
Basil Jones
Unknown:
Godfrey Kenton
Unknown:
Allan McClelland
Unknown:
Frederick Treves
Unknown:
Charles Brandon
Unknown:
Louis Xii
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs
Produced By:
Richard Hurndall
Charles Brandon:
Charles Hodgson
Thomas Wolsey:
Alan Wheatley
Narrator:
Richard Hurndall

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Alun Owen : the actor and playwright talks to COLIN THOMAS about money and mothers
Finishing Someone Else's Book: how BERTA RUCK coped with her most exacting literary task
Introduced by PHILIP PHILLIPS from Wales

Contributors

Unknown:
Alun Owen
Unknown:
Colin Thomas
Introduced By:
Philip Phillips

A historical serial in six parts by Aubrey Feist
The royal cavalcade has reached Farnham. Meanwhile. Diggory Shadbolt has ridden ahead to the Merylls' house in Singleton with secret message from .the Queen.
3: The Woman from the Woods
† Produced by DAVID DAVIS

Contributors

Unknown:
Aubrey Feist
Unknown:
Diggory Shadbolt
Produced By:
David Davis
Lord Burghley:
Patrick Barr
Anne Forest:
Sheila Whittingham
Sir Robert Avery:
Tim Seely
Wallet:
Arthur Lawrence
John Holdfast:
Hector Ross
Meg Hoblyn:
Lydia Sherwood
Jane Meryll:
Nicolette Bernard
Kate:
Joan Duan
Ned:
Godfrey Kenton
Diggory Shadbolt:
Howard Marion-Crawford
Tom Meryll:
Walter Fitzgerald
Porter:
Harold Reese

Regional Variations (7)

Round-up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy -Scotland Yard Calling— Sports Spot-FRED STREETER on Gardening
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (5)

Anglers' Corner

BBC Home Service Midland

What's On?: preview

BBC Home Service South and West

Summary of debates In

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Comment: topical discussion

BBC Home Service Welsh

Scottish Dance Music played by the BBC SCOTTISH VARIETY ORCHESTRA Conductor, JACK LEON with ARCHIE DUNCAN (accordion)

Contributors

Conductor:
Jack Leon
Accordion:
Archie Duncan

Regional Variations (4)

Midlands Miscellany

BBC Home Service Midland

Northern Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

Records introduced by Alun Williams

BBC Home Service Welsh

Wolves, bears, and lynxes are scarce in Europe, but there are many beavers, elk, and wild boar. Why do we seldom see them?
STANLEY CRAMP, LORD CRANBROOK and KAI CURRY LINDAHL compare their encounters with some of these animals in conversation with NICHOLAS GuPPY

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Guppy

The News
Background to the News
People in the News followed by NEWS-STAND
How the dailies have handled the week's news, the opinions they have expressed, and current trends in and out of Fleet Street, are analysed by WILLIAM HARDCASTLE

Contributors

Unknown:
William Hardcastle

BBC Foreign Correspondents have been interviewing young men at the thresholds of their careers on how they seek to fulfil their ambitions in the differing societies in which they live
Today;
PETER RALEIGH interviews
JEAN-PAUL ANGE at the Ecole Polytechnique in Paris

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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