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Regional Variations (2)

Service 'for Primary Schools † Schools: Stories from Scottish History

BBC Home Service Scottish

for Primary Schools
Introductory music
† 9.35 THE SERVICE
As Jacob with travel was weary
(Tune: Jacob's Ladder)
Story: Children in the Market
Place
6: Entertaining Strangers
The Prayer for Goodwill
Father, hear the prayer we
,offer (Tune. Gott Will 's Machen: S.P. 487)
Repeated: Thursday, 9.5 a.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Gott Will

Regional Variations (4)

Welsh Schools: Music. Notation, and Song

BBC Home Service Welsh

Schools: Today and Yesterday: At School long ago

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Schools: Scotland In the Modern World

BBC Home Service Scottish

A series in which you meet interesting and unusual people from all walks of life
The Magic Makers tBILLY MCCOMB and JUNE MERLIN. husband and wife. have for years entertained and amazed audiences with their magic and conjuring acts. They talk about their personal and professional life to LEIGH CRUTCHLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Leigh Crutchley

Regional Variations (2)

Liafar Gwlad: folk songs

BBC Home Service Welsh

A series of five-round contests between London and the Regions
London v. Wales: Round 4
London: MICHAEL AYRTON , CEDRIC CLIFFE
Quiz-Master, LIONEL HALE
Wales: T. I. ELLIS , WYN GRIFFITH
Quiz-Master, ROY PLOMLEY
Arranged by Patrick Harvey
Repeated: Wednesday, 9.30 p.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Ayrton
Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
T. I. Ellis
Unknown:
Wyn Griffith
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Arranged By:
Patrick Harvey

Listeners to this history radio-vision broadcast in school will be watching a unique series of pictures in colour of the treasures of Apsley House and the National Army Museum, together with maps and prints of Wellington's campaigns in Portugal and Spain, 1809-1812.
Written by Leonard Cooper
Edited by Stephen Usherwood
History Work Units series

Contributors

Written By:
Leonard Cooper
Edited By:
Stephen Usherwood

with JOHN HOSIER
Gramophone concert of music heard so far, including music from:
The Plow that Broke the Plains
(Thomson)
Capriol Suite (Warlock)
Symphonie Fantastique (Berlioz)
Folk Song Suite (Vaughan Williams)
Adventures in Music series

Contributors

Unknown:
John Hosier

by Mary Renault adapted as a serial for radio in eight episodes by CEDRIC MESSINA with Keith Michell as Theseus
Hearing that the great Bull from Crete is at large and ravaging the countryside. Theseus, the young King of Athens, has fought and recaptured it single-handed.
EPISODE
Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Renault
Unknown:
Cedric Messina
Unknown:
Keith Michell
Produced By:
Archie Campbell

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
A Friend in Need: ANGELA
PAIN and her tape-recorder spent a day with a Health Visitor
Alan Melville reflects
Silver Lining: WYCLlFFE
NOBLE answers questions about helping the handicapped
Your Letlers
Introduced by POLLY ELWES

Contributors

Introduced By:
Polly Elwes

Regional Variations (3)

Dur yn y Nerfau-4:

BBC Home Service Welsh

Tooky Pie and Breezy In ' Follow the Leader.' by Arthur Buland

BBC Home Service Scottish

They Were There
A series of eye-witness accounts of remarkable events selected by Terence Tiller
4: Mungo Park and the Moors as told by him in his Travels
Read by ARTHUR LAWRENCE
In 1795, when the interior of Africa was hardly known to Europeans, Mungo Park succeeded in exploring territories controlled by fanatical enemies of his race and religion.

Contributors

Unknown:
Terence Tiller
Read By:
Arthur Lawrence

Regional Variations (6)

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy -Scotland Yard Calling-Sport
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS
Produced by the - South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Introduced by NORMAN FULTON
ALFREDO CAMPOLI (violin)
BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA
Leader, Philip Whiteway
Conducted by WYN MORRIS
Before an Invited audience at the Assembly Rooms, City Hall. Cardiff November 9, from Doncaster:
BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Maurice Handford ; introduced by Norman Fulton

Contributors

Introduced By:
Norman Fulton
Violin:
Alfredo Campoli
Conducted By:
Wyn Morris
Unknown:
Maurice Handford
Introduced By:
Norman Fulton

Regional Variations (2)

Rugby Union Football:

BBC Home Service Scottish

by John Mortimer
A story of George IV and his Pavilion at Brighton, and the foolish, gay, cruel life of which it was the scene. with Robert Hardy and 14ary Wimbush
PFoduccd by NESTA PAIN
See facing page

Contributors

Unknown:
John Mortimer
Unknown:
Robert Hardy
George IV:
Robert Hardy
Wilkins:
Peter Claughton
Peel:
Carleton Hobbs
Martha Gunn:
Betty Huntley-Wright
Billingsgate:
Cecile Chevreau
John Lade:
Brian Hewlett
Fox:
Garard Green
Mrs Fitzherbert:
Mary Wimbush
Lady Jersey:
Valerie Taylor
Beau Brummell:
Peter Marinker
Wellington:
Llewellyn Rees
Princess Charlotte:
Patricia Gallimore
Figg:
Allan McClelland

Young boys and girls in Northern Ireland give their views on what it must be like to be a member of the Royal Family
Interviewer, HAROLD WILLIAMSON
Produced by Michael Barton
First broadcast in ' Talkabout ' in the North of England Home. Service on August 1

Contributors

Interviewer:
Harold Williamson
Produced By:
Michael Barton

Beethoven
Variations on a theme from
Handel's Judas Maccabaeus
11.28* Sonata in C major. Op
102 NO.1 played by AMARYLLIS FLEMING (cello) PETER WALLFISCH (piano)
Fourth of five weekly programmes including all Beethoven's sonatas

Contributors

Unknown:
Judas MacCabaeus
Played By:
Amaryllis Fleming
Piano:
Peter Wallfisch

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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About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More