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Regional Variations (4)

The Eye-Witness

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Dudley Savage. cinema organ: requests

BBC Home Service South and West

The Eye-Witness

BBC Home Service Welsh

Make Yourself at Home
For listeners from India and Pakistan
Aiye Angrezi Sikhen
English by Radio
Produced by Viola Huggins
Ap Ki Pasand
on gramophone records
Introduced by MAHENDRA KAUL
Produced by David Gretton

Contributors

Produced By:
Viola Huggins
Introduced By:
Mahendra Kaul
Produced By:
David Gretton

with ROWLAND JONES (tenor)
ST. DEINIOL SINGERS
DAVID HUGHES SCHOOL CHOIR
BETHESDA LADIES CHOIR
LLITHFAEN AND DISTRICT CHORAL SOCIETY
PEPtRHYN MALE VOICE CHOIR accompanied by MENNA LEYSHON , WILLIAM BACON and FFRANCON THOMAS
Introduced by DIE HUGHES
Arranged and conducted by JAMES WILLIAMS

Contributors

Singers:
David Hughes
Accompanied By:
Menna Leyshon
Accompanied By:
William Bacon
Accompanied By:
Ffrancon Thomas
Introduced By:
Die Hughes
Conducted By:
James Williams

Regional Variations (4)

Service from Darlington Street Methodist Church. Wolverhampton

BBC Home Service Midland

Northern Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

Service: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

from Crown Court Church (Church of Scotland) London, W.C.2.
Conducted by the Minister THE REV. JOHN MILLER SCOTT
Metrical Psalm 98. vv. 1-4
Readings: Isaiah 35
St. John 14. vv. 1-7
Hymns (Revised Church Hymnary):
0 God. thou art the Father (454); Blest be the everlasting God (137); Thy hand. 0 God, has guided (215); Love divine, all loves excelling (479)
Organist and Choirmaster, RICHARD STANGROOM

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. John Miller
Choirmaster:
Richard Stangroom
on BBC Home Service Basic

Chairman. LIONEL HALE
Theatre: RONALD BRYDEN
Broadcasting : STEPHEN POTIER
Book: JOHN GROSS
Art: J. M. RICHARDS
Film: DILYS POWELL
Producer, Carl Wildman
Repeated: Thursday, 3.30 p.m

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Bryden
Unknown:
Stephen Potier
Unknown:
J. M. Richards
Unknown:
Dilys Powell
Producer:
Carl Wildman
on BBC Home Service Basic

A spontaneous discussion by Lord BOOTHBY, K.B.E.
BERNARD LEVIN
THE
RT HON. EDWARD DU CANN M.P. ,
DR. SHIRLEY SUMMERSKILL , M.P.
Travelling Question.Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by Michael Bowen from Hillbourne County Junior School, Poole, Dorset
Last Friday's broadcast (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Levin
Unknown:
Rt Hon. Edward du Cann M.P.
Unknown:
Dr. Shirley Summerskill
Question Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Regional Variations (2)

The Critics

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Deep Blue Sea by Terence Rattigan adapted for radio by CYNTHIA PUGHE with Rachel Gurney and Michael Spice
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by NORMAN WRIGHT
Broadcast on March 25, 1964 (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Terence Rattigan
Unknown:
Rachel Gurney
Produced By:
Norman Wright
Mrs Elton:
Eva Stuart
Philip Welch:
Gordon Gardner
Ann Welch:
Jo Manning Wilson
Hester Collyer:
Rachel Gurney
Mr Miller:
Eric Anderson
Sir William Collyer:
Philip Morant
Freddie Page:
Michael Spice
Jackie Jackson:
Bruce Condell
on BBC Home Service Basic

A view of the arts in the making
Introduced by DEREK HART
This week:
The Prime of Hiss Jean Brodie : VANESSA REDGRAVE (MissBrodie) and PETER Wood , director, discuss the stage version of Muriel Spark's novel, which comes to the West End on Thursday
A Twelve-tone Hamlet: HUMPHREY SEARLE on the opera he is composing for the Hamburg State Opera The Company is at Sadler's Wells this week
'An X-ray of Theatrical Technique ': STUART BURGE , director of the film version of Laurence Olivier 's Othello, opening tomorrow
' Something to Offend Everyone '?: TONY RICHARDSON , director of the film The Loved One, based on Evelyn Waugh 's satire
Production team:
Jocelyn Ferguson , Udi Eichler

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Hart
Unknown:
Jean Brodie
Unknown:
Vanessa Redgrave
Unknown:
Peter Wood
Unknown:
Phrey Searle
Unknown:
Stuart Burge
Unknown:
Laurence Olivier
Unknown:
Tony Richardson
Unknown:
Evelyn Waugh
Unknown:
Jocelyn Ferguson
Unknown:
Udi Eichler

Regional Variations (3)

Encore!: Items from ' Good Morning, Wales! '

BBC Home Service Welsh

Scottish Music Diary

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Tenants of Business Premises: RUPERT TOWNSHEND-ROSE explains how they are protected
A Shelf of Reference Books— for less than £5: MADGE HART makes some suggestions
Trouble-free Holidays: reminders from LAURIE SAPPER
Introduced by ROBIN HOLMES
Next edition: May 15

Contributors

Unknown:
Rupert Townshend-Rose
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

Regional Variations (3)

Fireside Sunday School

BBC Home Service Scottish

Welsh hymn-singing

BBC Home Service Welsh

How does our wildlife compare with that of Norway, and how do Norwegians react to our English spring? A number of Norwegian teachers talk to Bruce Campbell.
DR. JOHAN WILLGOHS from Bergen discusses his studies of the White-tailed Eagle and Eagle Owl
DRS. CLARIDGE, EDINGTON, and BRUNSDON Yapp compare and contrast the animals and plants of English and Norwegian birchwoods
Chairman, BRUCE CAMPBELL
Produced by John Sparks
Shortened repeat: Wed., 9.5 a.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Bruce Campbell.
Unknown:
Dr. Johan Willgohs
Unknown:
Bruce Campbell
Produced By:
John Sparks

Regional Variations (2)

Service from Gullane Parish Church. East Lothian

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

An experimental
Act of Worship from Clifton College
This programme is based on one of a series of experimental acts of worship in the College Chapel devised by a group of masters and boys to complement the normal services
Tonight the theme of Life after Death and the Christian understanding of Eternal Life is explored through readings from modern sceptical writers-Rupert Brooke, Bertrand Russell , and Einstein-which are set alongside Jesus' Parable of the Sheep and the Goats, an excerpt from The Brothers Karamazov, and letters from prisoners in German concentration camps awaiting execution.

Contributors

Unknown:
Bertrand Russell

Regional Variations (6)

Appeal: Aberlour Orphanage. Banffshir ;

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal: Solden Hill House

BBC Home Service Midland

Appeals (434 m.) Tyn-y-Pwil School of Outdoor Pursuits. (261 m. Church of England Children's Society

BBC Home Service North

Appeal: The Save the Children Fund in N. Ireland

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Appeal: as North

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Appeal on behalf of The Broad Green Croydon Branch of the Old Age Pensioners' Association by SIR FREDERICK MESSER. C.B.E. Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The older residents of Croydon have for some time past been working to raise funds to provide a Hall where they can meet together and enjoy hot meals and a variety of club activities organised by themselves and which include service to others. Funds are now urgently needed for its completion.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Frederick Messer.
Unknown:
Frederick Messer.

Regional Variations (2)

edlr Oedfa: words and music

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

by Susan Ferrier adapted for broadcasting in thirteen parts by JONQUIL ANTONY The London season' has drawn to a close, and Gertrude has returned with her mother to Rossville Castle. Colonel Delmour has remained in the South owing to the illness of his brother.
11: Return to Rossville
Produced by DAVID DAVIS

Contributors

Unknown:
Susan Ferrier
Produced By:
David Davis
Mrs St Clair:
Nicolette Bernard
Gertrude:
Kika Markham
Masham:
Ella Milne
Adam Ramsay:
Henry Stamper
Mrs Waddell:
Betty Huntley-Wright
James:
Humphrey Morton
Lewiston:
Henry Stamper
Colonel Frederick Delmour:
Garard Green

Jane Welsh Carlyle
An account of the marriage of Thomas Carlyle to Jane Welsh , who married a man of genius and took the consequences Written and narrated by THEA HOLME with and Others taking part:
Joan Hart. Richard Aylen
Fraser Kerr. Kevin McHugh
Produced by DOROTHY BAKER
A second series
See facing page

Contributors

Unknown:
Jane Welsh Carlyle
Unknown:
Thomas Carlyle
Unknown:
Jane Welsh
Unknown:
Joan Hart.
Unknown:
Richard Aylen
Unknown:
Fraser Kerr.
Unknown:
Kevin McHugh
Produced By:
Dorothy Baker
as Jane Carlyle:
Colette O'Neil
as Thomas Carlyle:
Leonard Maguire

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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