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Regional Variations (2)

Service for Primary Schouls

BBC Home Service Scottish

for Primary Schools Introductory music
† 9.8 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)
Tuesday's service

Contributors

Unknown:
MacHen S.P.

Regional Variations (2)

A serial in six episodes by Francis Durbridge with Peter Coke and Marjorie Westbury
Danny Clayton asks Paul and Steve to go with him to Geneva to see Julia Carrington. who is being blackmailed. On the boat crossing the Channel Danny receives a warning letter.
4: A Change of Mind
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER
Broadcast on May 2 (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Durbridge
Unknown:
Peter Coke
Unknown:
Marjorie Westbury
Unknown:
Danny Clayton
Unknown:
Julia Carrington.
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Paul Temple:
Peter Coke
Steve:
Marjorie Westbury
Danny Clayton:
Nigel Graham
Maurice Lonsdale:
Patrick Barr
Walter Neider:
Noel Howlett
Vince Langham:
Simon Lack
Julia Carrington:
Polly Murch
Margaret Milbourne:
Isabel Dean

Regional Variations (5)

Trem: people

BBC Home Service Welsh

Record requests

BBC Home Service North

The Farmer

BBC Home Service South and West

Ulster Farm

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Listeners' letters answered and points of difference aired by RENÉE HOUSTON, NAN WINTON
JILL ADAMS , MAUREEN CLEAVE
In the chair, ANONA WINN
Devised by Anona Winn and Ian Messiter
Produced by John Cassels

Contributors

Unknown:
Nan Winton
Unknown:
Jill Adams
Unknown:
Anona Winn
Unknown:
Ian Messiter
Produced By:
John Cassels
on BBC Home Service Basic

Ideas in Education
A series of programmes. mainly about developments in Primary Education, for women who might enter or return to teaching t4: Children and Fiction
MARGERY FISHER , JAMES BRITTON JOHN CUTFORTH and HENRY DENNY discuss the range of stories that children read

Contributors

Unknown:
Margery Fisher
Unknown:
James Britton
Unknown:
John Cutforth
Unknown:
Henry Denny
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman, T. C. WORSLEY
Theatre: PHILIP HOPE-WALLACE
Brondcasting: JOHN GROSS
Book: KARL MILLER
Art: BRYAN ROBERTSON
Film: ROGER MANVELL
Produced by Jocelyn Ferguson
Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
T. C. Worsley
Unknown:
Karl Miller
Unknown:
Bryan Robertson
Unknown:
Roger Manvell
Produced By:
Jocelyn Ferguson

Regional Variations (3)

Gaelic Service

BBC Home Service Scottish

David Cowsill, oboe; Mariegold Pickerill, piano

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

An enquiry into the nursing profession in this country: the reasons for men and women taking up this career and their ambitions: how they are trained and the way they live when they come off duty in the wards of Britain's hospitals
Compiled by Ann Austin
Narrator, JAMES VOWDEN
Produced by Michael Sumner
A BBS World Service production previously broadcast on August 11

Contributors

Produced By:
Michael Sumner

including:
† Mrs. Francis Brett Young re-the wife the famous author talks about her late husband and his books
† HaveI Missed Something?:
Basil bcothroyd talks about some blanks in his experience. 6-Andent Monuments tArmchair Gardener: some simple hints and tips from FRED LOADS
Your Letters
You asked us to play.... record requests
Introduced by POLLY ELWES

Contributors

Unknown:
Mrs. Francis Brett Young
Introduced By:
Polly Elwes
on BBC Home Service Basic

Killer in Dark Glasses by Henry Treece adapted as a serial reading in six parts by Donald Bancroft
Read by JOHN PULLEN with GORDON GARDNER and STEPHEN JACK
After being told to prevent the assassination of the President of Pataguana, Gordon Stewart found himself being shadowed. At the door of his No. flat he heard a voice say: ' Got you at last!
3: Going South
Produced by Graham Gauld

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Treece
Unknown:
Donald Bancroft
Read By:
John Pullen
Unknown:
Gordon Gardner
Unknown:
Stephen Jack
Unknown:
Gordon Stewart
Produced By:
Graham Gauld

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Round-up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Voice of the North:

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

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

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (3)

Ulster Garden

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Piping: John MacFadyen

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

played for you by the LONDON STUDIO STRINGS
Leader, Reginald Leopold
Conducted by REGINALD KILBEY with DORITA Y PEPE
Introduced by BRYAN MARTtN

Contributors

Leader:
Reginald Leopold
Conducted By:
Reginald Kilbey
Introduced By:
Bryan Marttn

Leonard Rose (cello)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Leader, Felix Kok 6
Conductor, Hugo Rignold
From the Town Hall, Birmingham followed by an interlude

Contributors

Cello:
Leonard Rose
Leader:
Felix Kok
Conductor:
Hugo Rignold

Regional Variations (4)

The Smuggling Men: Border exploits during the war

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Welsh National Congress of the United Nations: extracts from speeches† by Harold Carter on the towns of Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh

Changes in the South and West during the next ten years. side?

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

A radio portrait of the late
Professor Ian Aird surgeon extraordinary
Written and narrated by STEPHEN GRENFELL adapted in part from A Time to Heal by HUGH McLEAVE
Produced by Alan Burgess

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Ian Aird
Unknown:
Stephen Grenfell
Produced By:
Alan Burgess
on BBC Home Service Basic

Answ.ers to listeners' questions about science and technology Panel:
RCBERT BOYD
Department of Physics,
University College, London
DONALD BROADBENT
Applied Psychology
Research Unit, Cambridge
DAVID Cambridge Observatories GWYNNE; VEVERS
Zoological Society, London
In the chair,
PROFESSOR G. P. WELLS
Arranged by Archie Clow
If you have a question to put to the panel, write it on a postcard to: ' Who Knows? ' BBC. Broadcasting House. London. W.1

Contributors

Unknown:
David Cambridge
Unknown:
Professor G. P. Wells
Arranged By:
Archie Clow
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

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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