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on BBC Home Service Basic

Come to Fiji
A programme about the Islands, past and present introduced by JUNE KNOX-MAWER with recordings from the archives of the Fijian Broadcasting Commission
Produced by Sheila Anderson

Contributors

Introduced By:
June Knox-Mawer
Produced By:
Sheila Anderson

Das Geheimnis der alien Scheune
Written by Carl Duering
Intermedtate German series
10.45 FRENCH FOR BEGINNERS
Lesson 11: Le chien b!essé
Written by Raymond Escoffey special film strip
11.0 HOW THINGS BEGAN
11: Life among the early men
Written by Henry Marshall
11.20 THE TIGER'S BONES
A radio play by TED HUGHES
2: The Tiger
Listening and Writing series
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS
Tradition and Experiment in Art
4: Cezanne by MAURICE DE SAUSMAREZ , A.R.A.
\ radio-vision programme for use with the special film strip

Contributors

Unknown:
Das Geheimnis
Written By:
Carl Duering
Written By:
Raymond Escoffey
Written By:
Henry Marshall
Play By:
Ted Hughes
Unknown:
Maurice de Sausmarez
on BBC Home Service Basic

Education in Action
A series of programmes on the structure and organisation of education in England
9: The Role of the CentralAdvisory Council with SIR JOHN NEWSOM, C.B.E. introduced by STUART MACLURE
† Produced by Shirley Franklin
This series is intended to be of special interest to those thinking of entering or returning to teaching

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir John Newsom, C.B.E.
Introduced By:
Stuart MacLure
Produced By:
Shirley Franklin

Elizabeth Barrett Browning
An account of the elopement and marriage of two famous poets
Written and narrated byTOM ROTHFIELD with Gillian Raine as Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Alex Scott as Robert Browning
Others taking part: Eva Haddon
Margaret Robertson
Valerie Taylor , Wilfred Babbage Denis McCarthy , Murray Kash
Produced by DOROTHY BAKER

Contributors

Unknown:
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Unknown:
Gillian Raine
Unknown:
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Unknown:
Alex Scott
Unknown:
Robert Browning
Unknown:
Eva Haddon
Unknown:
Margaret Robertson
Unknown:
Valerie Taylor
Unknown:
Wilfred Babbage
Unknown:
Denis McCarthy
Unknown:
Murray Kash
Produced By:
Dorothy Baker

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
† The Story Behind the Story:
DEREK PARKER talks to PAUL GALLlCO about The Snow Goose
† Low Visual Aids: ANGELA PAIN describes a new form of help for those with poor sight
All in a Day's Work: recollections of a Lincolnshire country parish by the REV. A. M. DUTTON t'This Week's Special Dish you never can tell what is be. hind a tempting item on the menu, as JOAN KITTS found out
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Talks:
Derek Parker
Unknown:
Rev. A. M. Dutton
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora

by Leslie Darbon with and Part 5:
Operation Earth Invasion
In which a last desperate attempt is made to stop the invasion-and luck runs both ways....
Cast in order of speaking:
Other parts played by Colin Campbell. Anthony Hall
Special effects by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Darbon
Played By:
Colin Campbell.
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Mike Braden:
Tim Seely
Jill Braden:
Elizabeth Proud
Tom Dolan:
Bryden Murdoch
Lt Savegar:
Gordon Gardner
Major Felden:
Michael McClain
R S M Wheeler:
Hector Ross
Security Officer:
Arthur Lawrence
Colonel Wright:
Michael Kilgarriff
Corporal:
Douglas Hankin
Signals Officer:
Brian Hewlett

Regional Variations (7)

Voice of the North;

BBC Home Service North

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

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 — Sports Spot—FRED STREETER on Gardening
Introduced by DEREK PARKER
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Streeter
Introduced By:
Derek Parker

Regional Variations (4)

lrmgard Seefried, soprano. Scottish National Orchestra

BBC Home Service Scottish

The story of a shipyard painter by Sam Thompson

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

East Anglia Miscellany

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Norman St. John-Stevas, M.P. talks to
JOAN YORKE and GEORGE SCOTT

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman St.
Unknown:
Joan Yorke
Unknown:
George Scott

Regional Variations (3)

Ulster Opinion: discussion

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Northern Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

with Nicholas Parsons
Written by ANTHONY MARRIOTT and ALISTAIR FOOT and featuring
DENISE BRYER
BOB TODD
Music by the TONY OSBORNE GROUP
Research by Colin Reid
Produced by JOHN BRIDGES
Nicholas Parsons is in ' Boeing-Boeing ' at the Duchess Theatre.
Applications for tickets for this series. enclosing a stamped addressed envelope should be sent [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Written By:
Anthony Marriott
Written By:
Alistair Foot
Unknown:
Denise Bryer
Unknown:
Bob Todd
Unknown:
Colin Reid
Produced By:
John Bridges
Produced By:
Nicholas Parsons
on BBC Home Service Basic

The News
Background to the News
People in the News followed by NEWS-STAND tHow the dailies have handled the week's news, the opinions they have expressed, and current trends in and out of Fleet Streeet, are analysed by ROBERT REID

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Reid

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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