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Regional Variations (3)

Review of the regional weeklies

BBC Home Service Midland

' How Late. How Often? transport investigation — 2

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

This Was News
With the help of recordings' from the BBC Sound Archives
JOHN SNAGGE enquires into the question of The Loch Ness Monster
Script and research by Martin Dier

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Dier

Regional Variations (2)

Byd Natur: Naturalists' Brains Trust

BBC Home Service Welsh

"My Brother and I" discuss with Roy Plomley in a recorded programme devised by him the gramophone records they would take to a desert island.

Contributors

Castaway:
Bob Pearson
Castaway:
Alf Pearson
Presenter/deviser:
Roy Plomley
Producer:
Monica Chapman

The Lady from Alfaqueque
A comedy by Serafin and Joaquin Alvarez Quintero in an English version by HELEN and HARLEY GRANVILLE-BARKER
Produced by JOE BURROUGHS
Saturday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Alvarez Quintero
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs

Turning Points: JOHN ELLISON
'alks to TED HILL , former Chairman of the T.U.C. tLooking at Books:
ARTHUR POTTERSMAN recommends some of his C. S. Forester favourites
Resigning or Re-signing: MAY
LEE talks about the difference retirement has made to her husband and herself
Can you tell me?: a fortnightly series answering listeners' queries
You asked us to play ... record requests
Introduced by STEVE RACE

Contributors

Unknown:
John Ellison
Unknown:
Ted Hill
Unknown:
Arthur Pottersman
Introduced By:
Steve Race
on BBC Home Service Basic

Toytown
A series of six of the plays by S. G. Hulme Beaman
4: The Conversion of Mr. Growser
Produced by CLAIRE CHOVIL
Broadcast on January 14, 1963

Contributors

Unknown:
S. G. Hulme Beaman
Produced By:
Claire Chovil
Narrator:
Derek McCulloch
Larry the:
Derek McCulloch
Ernest the Policeman:
Peter Claughton
The Mayor of Toytown:
Felix Felton
Mr Growser:
John Glyn-Jones
The Magician:
Norman Shelley

Regional Variations (6)

News. Stock Market Reports, News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Today's news and the stories behind the news - Scotland Yard Calling — Sport — From the Local Press
Introduced by DEREK PARKER
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Parker

Regional Variations (4)

As Scottish

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Jim Johnstone and his Band

BBC Home Service Scottish

Schumann: Twelve Songs, Op. 35. Thomas Hems ley, baritone: Paul Hamburger, piano

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Stage Revolves
A round of entertainment provided by the finest orchestras, singers, and instrumentalists, on records
) Introduced by Roy WILLIAMSON

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roy Williamson

Regional Variations (3)

Ymryson Arcithio: debating contest — round 4

BBC Home Service Welsh

BBC Scottish Orchestra. conducted by Graham Treacher

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

A panorama of the musical theatre in Paris, London, Vienna, and New York during the last hundred years
Written by BERNARD GRUN Part 4: A Crop of ' Girls '
The story told by IRÈNE PRADOR , ROY WILLIAMSON
The music sung by PATRICIA CLARK , CHERRY LIND JOHN MITCHINSON RAIMUND HERINCX with the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader, Arthur Leavins
Conductor, VILEM TAUSKY
Produced by Elizabeth Johnson Haimund Herincx broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Opera Co.
Broadcast on Oct. 30. 1965 (Music)

Contributors

Written By:
Bernard Grun
Told By:
Irène Prador
Told By:
Roy Williamson
Sung By:
Patricia Clark
Sung By:
Cherry Lind
Sung By:
John Mitchinson
Sung By:
Raimund Herincx
Conductor:
Vilem Tausky
Produced By:
Elizabeth Johnson
Produced By:
Haimund Herincx

Regional Variations (2)

Hanes Rhyw Gynro: play by John Gwilym Jones

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

A play for radio by Eileen Robinson with Henry Stamper , Mary Wimbush and Trader Faulkner The action of the play takes place in Westland in the Province of Canterbury, New Zealand: 1865.
Principal characters:
Produced by JOHN POWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Eileen Robinson
Unknown:
Henry Stamper
Unknown:
Mary Wimbush
Produced By:
John Powell
Vern Munson:
Kevin McHugh
Nat Sullivan:
Allan McClelland
Res Riley:
Michael McClain
Jim Peat:
Nigel Graham
Commissioner George Sale:
Trader Faulkner
Gaby Mulligan:
Henry Stamper
Miriam Mulligan:
Mary Wimbush
Johnnie Mulligan:
Anthony Hall
Nick Norrish:
Gordon Gardner
Barley Jade:
Murray Kash
Mac Macleish:
Fraser Kerr
Red Crumley:
Preston Lockwood
Minnie Crumley:
Lavender Sansom
Dan Culkin:
Harold Hasket
Welsh Lunty:
Anthony Hall
Andrew Macduff:
Stephen Jack
Hettie Macduff:
Molly Weir
Dinty McGuire:
Kevin McHugh
Evan Prosser:
Michael McClain
Judge:
Patrick Bahr
'Major' Bracken:
Stephen Jack
Provincial Secretary:
Harold Kasket
Edmund Barff:
Preston Lockwood
John Hall:
Patrick Barr
Bella Smithson:
Lavendeh Sansom
on BBC Home Service Basic

The News
Background to the News
People in the News followed by LISTENING POST
ANNE ALLEN introduces this evening's edition of a series designed to reflect listeners' own views on current topics.

Contributors

Introduces:
Anne Allen

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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