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Dudley Savage, cinema organ: requests

BBC Home Service South and West

Make Yourself at Home
For listeners from India and Pakistan
Aiye Angrezi Sikhan
English by Radio
Produced by Viola Huggins
Ap Ki Pasand on gramophone records
Introduced by ALEY HASAN
Produced by David Gretton
8.10 On VHF and Ramsgate
THE EYE-WITNESS
Reports from Britain and overseas

Contributors

Produced By:
Viola Huggins
Introduced By:
Aley Hasan
Produced By:
David Gretton

Regional Variations (4)

Advent Service from Gloucester Cathedral

BBC Home Service Midland

Chopin: Audrey Innes. piano

BBC Home Service Scottish

Service from Our Lady of Benburb Priory. Benburb, Co. Tyrone

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

from the Church of St. Edward King and Martyr, Cambridge
Conducted by the Chaplain, THE REV. A. W. DOWLE and THE REV.
PROFESSOR J. M. PLUMLEY
Sermon by the Dean of Jesus College, THE REV. P. R. BAELZ Christ in you, the hope of glory Readings: Lamentations 3. vv. 1-9.
21-26; Romans 8. vv. 19-25, 31
Psalm 46
Hymns: Hark the glad sound
(E.H. 6); Still nigh me, 0 my Saviour (A. and M. Rev. 90); Jesus shall reign (E.H. 420)
Organist, W. Eaden
This is the third in a series of four services for Advent

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. A. W. Dowle
Unknown:
Professor J. M. Plumley
Unknown:
Rev. P. R. Baelz
Organist:
W. Eaden

Regional Variations (3)

Welsh Service from Cwmavon

BBC Home Service Welsh

Talkabout: magazine

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

A Butcher, a Baker, a Candlestick-maker ... by ROBERT KEMP
Read by HUGH DICKSON
How important is the calling of a man when it comes to marriage? Mrs. Rickaby had some very pronounced ideas on the subject.

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Kemp
Read By:
Hugh Dickson
on BBC Home Service Basic

A Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
Are you Beautiful?: ANNE JONES suggests some reassuring answers
Eating Naturally: why should 'health foods ' be rare and costly, and how necessary are they? NORMAN TOZER reports
Guests of the Week from Woman's Hour: JOHN CLEMENTS. DAME EVELYN SHARP, G.B.E., and SIR ARTHUR BRYANT
Twentieth-Century Thinker: JAMES CAMERON gives a personal hppraisal of Jawaharlal Nehru

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Norman Tozer
Unknown:
John Clements.
Unknown:
Sir Arthur Bryant
Unknown:
James Cameron
Unknown:
Jawaharlal Nehru
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman, WALTER ALLEN
Book: MARGHANITA LASKI
Art: EDWARD LUCIE-SMITH
Film: A. ALVAREZ
Theatre: RONALD BRYDEN
Broadcasting: STEPHEN POTTER
Producer, Jocelyn Ferguson

Contributors

Unknown:
Walter Allen
Unknown:
Marghanita Laski
Unknown:
Edward Lucie-Smith
Unknown:
Ronald Bryden
Unknown:
Stephen Potter
Producer:
Jocelyn Ferguson
on BBC Home Service Basic

A spontaneous discussion by MARGHANITA LASKI
C. A. JOYCE
ANTONY HOPKINS
DONALD BAVERSTOCK
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by Michael Bowen from North Wootton, Somerset
Last Friday's broadcast (Light)

Contributors

Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Regional Variations (2)

The Scottish Garden

BBC Home Service Scottish

visits Hertfordshire
Members of the Crox)ey Green Horticultural and Allotment Holders' Society put their questions to
Fred Loads. BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL
Question-Master,
FRANKLIN ENGELMANN

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Loads.
Question-Master:
Alan Gemmell
Question-Master:
Franklin Engelmann

Regional Variations (2)

The Critics

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

Kim by Rudyard Kipling
Adapted as a play for radio in two parts by JOHN TYDEMAN with Felix Aylmer , George Coulouris
Wilfrid Lawson , David Spenser
1: The Search
Produced by JOHN TYDEMAN
Broadcast on October 19. 1963

Contributors

Unknown:
John Tydeman
Unknown:
Felix Aylmer
Unknown:
George Coulouris
Unknown:
Wilfrid Lawson
Unknown:
David Spenser
Produced By:
John Tydeman
Kimball O'Hara:
Ralph Truman
' Mrs O'Hara ':
Ellzabeth Morgan
Indian doctor:
Timothy Harley
Kim as a child Jo:
Manning Wilson
Abdullah:
Glyn Dearman
Chota Lal:
Peter Bartlett
Kim:
David Spenser
The Lama:
Felix Aylmer
Curator:
John Ruddock
Stall-woman:
Isabel Rennie
Mahbub All:
George Coulouris
Cultivator:
Lewis Stringer
Cultivator's wife:
Eva Stuart
Colonel Creighton:
William Fox
The Ressaldar:
Wilfrid Lawson
Woman of Saharunpore:
Mary O'Farrell
Bennett:
Andrew Sachs
Officer:
Alan Haines
Father Victor:
Earle Grey
Colonel of the Mavericks:
Austin Trevor
Drummer boy:
Bruce Condell

Regional Variations (2)

Welsh hymn-singing

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A view of the arts in the making

Introduced by Derek Hart

Peter Ustinov and Anthony Mann, directors of Lady L and of The Heroes of Telemark respectively

Basil Ashmore on the production of the French eighteenth-century comedy The Gulls by Alain Lesage, starring Margaret Rutherford and Bob Monkhouse, and with music by Duke Ellington

A discussion between Sybil Thorndike, Lewis Casson, and Philip Wiseman on the Shaw revival, with reference to Man and Superman

Contributors

Presenter:
Derek Hart
Guest:
Peter Ustinov
Guest:
Anthony Mann
Speaker (The Gulls):
Basil Ashmore
Speaker (Shaw Revival):
Sybil Thorndike
Speaker (Shaw Revival):
Lewis Casson
Speaker (Shaw Revival):
Philip Wiseman
Production Team:
Helen Rapp
Production Team:
George Angell
Production Team:
Margaret Likierman

Regional Variations (2)

Items from ' Good Morning. Wales! '

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A magazine of special interest to blind listeners including:
New Careers for the Blind: 3: LESLIE SMITH reports on osteopathy
The Long Cane: an interview with TOM DRAKE about a new technique of mobility
The Fight for Sight: PROFESSOR PERKINS of the Institute of Ophthalmology talks to ANGELA PAIN
Introduced by DAVID SCOTT BLACKHALL
Produced by Thena Heshel

Contributors

Unknown:
Leslie Smith
Unknown:
Tom Drake
Introduced By:
David Scott Blackhall
Produced By:
Thena Heshel
on BBC Home Service Basic

An act of recollection and praise for the revelation of man's worth in the stable at Bethlehem
This service in the church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London is led by the Vicar,
THE REV AUSTEN WILLIAMS
Reader, RICHARD LEECH
Organist, Jean Trevelyan Director of Music. JOHN CHURCHILL

Contributors

Reader:
Austen Williams
Music:
John Churchill

Appeal on behalf of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Fund by THE REV. AUSTEN WILLIAMS
Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
Every year the Vicar of St. Martin's makes this special Christmas Appeal. It is an appeal by, but not for, St. Martin's, for the gifts received are distributed throughout the British Isles to those who are in need through illness or misfortune. Through this Appeal thousands who would not otherwise have done so are enabled to share in the joy of Christmas.

Regional Variations (2)

Holi'r - Pregethwr: religious discussion

BBC Home Service Welsh

A play for radio based on the novel by Charles Dickens in ten parts by Howard Agg
1: Strange Identity with Vera Lennox. Jonathan Scott and members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER

Contributors

Novel By:
Charles Dickens
Unknown:
Vera Lennox.
Unknown:
Jonathan Scott
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Mortimer Lightwood:
Simon Lack
Eugene Wrayburn:
John Rye
Mr Veneering:
Peter Marinker
Mrs Veneering:
Margaret Wolfit
Mr Podsnap:
Gordon Faith
Mrs Podsnap:
Madi Head
M Battiste:
Antony Viccars
Charley Hexam:
Gordon Gardner
Jesse Hexam:
Bruce Beeby
Lizzie Hexam:
Beryl Calder
Inspector:
Wilfred Babbage
Reginald Wilfer:
James Thomason
Mrs Wilfer:
Cécile Chevreau
Bella Wilfer:
Jane Wenham
Lavinia Wilfer:
Eva Haddon
John Rokesmith:
Nigel Graham
Abigail Potterson:
Mary Wimbush
Rogue Riderhood:
Michael Goldie

A World of Peoples by Robert Gardiner
Executive Secretary, U.N.
Economic Commission for Africa
6: Human Rights and Values
A review of the development of international concern for the rights of human beings; the contribution of the League of Nations and the U.N. ' In themselves, achievements to date constitute a delicate and fragile trend.' The contribution of new nations to international diplomacy-the end of an exclusive club? The fear that the next war might be an inter-racial war. ' If we allow ourselves to be blindfolded by the irrelevancies of race. class, and colour, we can only do so wilfully, for it is too late to plead ignorance.'
Repeated: Monday at 7.30 (Third)
These lectures are being printed in ' The Listener ' followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Gardiner
on BBC Home Service Basic

Behold, he shall come
Malachi 3. v. 1
The Lord will come. and not be slow (BBC H.B. 479)
A reading from Christian faith and practice in the experience of the Societu of Friends
Galatians 3. vv. 26-29; 4. vv. 1-7
Come. thou long-expected Jesus
(BBC H.B. 30)
Prayer

on BBC Home Service Basic

Piano music by Liszt played by MALCOLM TROOP
Fantasia and Fugue on BACH
11.13* Elegy No. 2
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6, in D flat major
11.26* Spinnerlied (Wagner)
11.32* Waltz from Faust
(Gounod)
Eleventh of a weekly series

Contributors

Played By:
Malcolm Troop

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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