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by SARAH E. FRANCIS abridged by Terry Gompertz
Read by SHEILA MITCHELL
Third of seven instalments first broadcast in January 1963

Contributors

Unknown:
Sarah E. Francis
Abridged By:
Terry Gompertz
Read By:
Sheila Mitchell
on BBC Home Service Basic

Behaviour and Learning
A series of talks on those aspects of psychology that are particularly relevant to education
2: Factors which shape behaviour by PROFESSOR BRIAN Foss of the University of London Institute of Education

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Brian Foss

The Courier by Arthur Swinson with John Justin and Nicolette Bernard
John Lockerby. a retired Naval Officer, bankrupt and out of work, is offered a job in the nick of time by Jimmy Glover , an ex-shipmate. But is the job quite what Jimmy Glover makes it out to be?
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON
Saturday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Swinson
Unknown:
John Justin
Unknown:
Nicolette Bernard
Unknown:
John Lockerby.
Unknown:
Jimmy Glover
Unknown:
Jimmy Glover
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
✝ ' ErnPer': VICTOR LUCAS describes a guided tour round the Conciergerie in Paris
The Sportswoman Then and Now: WINIFRED GWYN-JEFFREYS , who played hockey for England in 1902. compares notes with MARY RAND, 1964 Olympic gold medallist
For Your Library List: some recommendations from JOHN ARLOTT
You asked us to play ... record requests
Introduced by STEVE RACE

Contributors

Unknown:
Victor Lucas
Unknown:
Winifred Gwyn-Jeffreys
Unknown:
John Arlott
Introduced By:
Steve Race
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame arranged for broadcasting in eight instalments by May Jenkin
3: The Wild Wood
' We river-bankers, we hardly ever come here by ourselves. If we have to come, we come in couples, at least; then we're generally all right.'
Produced by MARGARET LYFORD-PIKE

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Grahame
Produced By:
Margaret Lyford-Pike
STORYTELLER:
David Steuart
Mole:
Douglas Murchie
Rat:
Bryden Murdoch
Badger:
Michael Elder

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Round-up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy — Scotland Yard Calling — Sport-From the Local Press Introduced by Tim GUDGIN Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin

Regional Variations (4)

One Night Stand: the popular music scene in the Midlands

BBC Home Service Midland

Dance Music: as Scottish

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Scottish Dance Music: The David Cunningham Trio

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Stage Revolves
A round of entertainment provided by the finest orchestras, singers, and instrumentalists on records
Introduced by JOHN HOBDAY

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Hobday

The novel by George Orwell dramatised for radio by ERIC EWENS with Patrick Troughton and Sylvia Syms
Cast in order of speaking:
Harpsichord played by Viola Tunnard
Produced by JOHN GIBSON

Contributors

Novel By:
George Orwell
Unknown:
Patrick Troughton
Unknown:
Sylvia Syms
Produced By:
John Gibson
TV Announcer:
Michael McClain
Winston Smith:
Patrick Troughton
Gwenda:
Mary Wimbush
Mrs Parsons:
Cecile Chevreau
Peter Parsons:
Brian Hewlett
Jane Parsons:
Elizabeth Proud
Syme:
Allan McClelland
Parsons:
John Dearth
Old Man:
Norman Wynne
Charrington:
Hector Ross
Julia Brown:
Sylvia Syms
O'Brien:
John Collin
Goldstein:
Cyril Shaps
Ampleforth:
Gordon Faith
on BBC Home Service Basic

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 reflect listeners' own views on current topics. Letters on public affairs and issues of policy are specially welcome

Contributors

Introduces:
Leslie Smith

by ANTHONY WIGAN
BBC New York Correspondent
On November 2 the citizens of New York will elect the Mayor and Administration for the next four years. In this first of two talks Anthony Wigan fills in some of the background: who will elect them, and why; the kind of people who make up the world's most complex city which reflects, in a not always minor way, many of the world's ills.

Regional Variations (2)

Irene Carrington. soprano: Frederick Green, tenor; Havelock Nelson, piano

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Sonata in C major, Op. 3 No.
(Leclair)
LEONID KOGAN and ELISABETH GILELS (violins)
11.27* Trio No. 30, in D major
(Haydn)
JEAN-PIERRE RAMPAL (flute) JEAN HUCHOT (cello)
ROBERT VEYRON-LACROIX (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Leonid Kogan
Violins:
Elisabeth Gilels

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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