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Friday's broadcast (Light)


Written By:
Edward J. Mason
Produced By:
Tony Shryane
Edited By:
Godfrey Baseley
Daniel Archer:
Monte Crick
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Lilian Archer:
Elizabeth Marlowe
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Aunt Laura Archer:
Gwenda Wilson
Christine Johnson:
Joyce Gibbs
Paul Johnson:
Leslie Dunn
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Carol Grenville:
Anne Cullen
Harvey Grenville:
Ronald Baddiley
Jack Woolley:
Philip Garston-Jones
John Tregorran:
Philip Morant
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Nelson Gabriel:
Jack May
Andrew Sinclair:
James Grant
Roger Patillo:
Jeremy Mason
Fred Barratt:
Tommy Duggan
Betty Barratt:
Brenda Dunrich
Ralph Bellamy:
Jack Holloway

Behaviour and Learning
A series of talks on those aspects of psychology that are particularly relevant to education
5:Conformity and interaction in social groups by MICHAEL ARGYLE of the Oxford University Institute of Experimental Psychology


Michael Argyle

The Boy who Made It by Vian Smith
' He was wild You know. couldn'settle down. He needed something to dedicate himself to but was afraid of getting in deep. Then my father helped him and Johnny came to Petrock, and my grand-mother taught him what it meant and how he had to give himself.'
Produced by BRIAN MILLER
† Saturday's broadcast


Vian Smith
Produced By:
Brian Miller

A programme of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Old Stager: Reginald Sackville-West continues the story of his early days in the theatre more than fifty years ago.
For Your Library List: some recommendations from Mollie Reynolds
Can you tell me?: a fortnightly series answering listeners' queries
You asked us to play.... record requests
Introduced by Polly Elwes


Polly Elwes
Mollie Reynolds

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame arranged for broadcasting by May Jenkin
6: The Further Adventures of Tood
' Toad shook himself and combed the dry leaves out of his hair with his fingers; then. still in disguise, he marched forth, cold but confident, hungry but hopeful.'


Kenneth Grahame
Produced By:
Margaret Lyford-Pike
David Steuart
Leonard Maguire
Barge woman:
Effie Morrison
Arthur Boland

by Lydia Ragosin with Stephen Murray , John Moffatt and June Tobin
' Do you remember. Kate? . . . The great destiny my future would rivet upon me like a suit of armour the man who wears armour like that would reach for a crown.'
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company tProduced by CHARLES LEFEAUX
Stephen Murray is in ' Hostile Witness' at the Haymarket Theatre. London: Philip Brack is a member of the Royal Shakespeare 'Company See facing pape


Lydia Ragosin
Stephen Murray
John Moffatt
June Tobin
Charles Lefeaux
Stephen Murray
Philip Brack
King Richard II:
John Moffatt
Edmund Langley Duke of York:
Patrick Barr
John of Gaunt Duke of Lancaster:
Stephen Murray
Edward, Prince of Wales (The Black Prince):
Philip Brack
Constanza, daughter of King Pedro of Castile:
June Tobin
Katherine Swynford:
Mary Wimbush
Thomas of Woodstock, after wards Duke of Gloucester:
Garard Green
Robert de Vere, Earl of Oxford:
Tim Seely
Thomas Mowbray, Earl of Nottingham, afterwards Duke of Norfolk:
Michael McClain
Henry Bolingbroke, Duke of Hereford:
Hector Ross

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