Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 229,956 playable programmes from the BBC

Regional Variations (3)

Ulster Farm

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gaelic News

BBC Home Service Scottish

A duel of words and wit between
WYNFORD VAUGHAN-THOMAS with JOAN SIMS
ANDREW CRUICKSHANK and PETER JONES with JOAN BAKEWELL
TERENCE ALEXANDER
Referee, Don DAVIS
Call My Bluff devised by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman
Produced by John Simmonds

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Sims
Unknown:
Andrew Cruickshank
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Joan Bakewell
Unknown:
Terence Alexander
Unknown:
Don Davis
Unknown:
Mark Goodson
Unknown:
Bill Todman
Produced By:
John Simmonds

Regional Variations (2)

Trem: People and events

BBC Home Service Welsh

Listeners' letters answered and points of difference aired by RENEE HOUSTON
MARJORIE PROOPS
JILL ADAMS
CAROL BINSTED
In the chair, ANONA WINN
Devised by Anona Winn and Ian Messiter
Produced by John Cassels

Contributors

Unknown:
Renee Houston
Unknown:
Marjorie Proops
Unknown:
Jill Adams
Unknown:
Carol Binsted
Unknown:
Anona Winn
Unknown:
Ian Messiter
Produced By:
John Cassels

Education and Society
Ten programmes about social factors in education
, 1: Life-chances
What is meant by the slogan
' equality of educational opportunity '? To what extent is the educational system still a reflection of a hierarchal social order? How much ' wastage of ability ' is there in our society?
DR. A. H. HALSEY
Head of the Department of Social and Administrative Studies in the University of Oxford discusses these and related questions with SIR EDWARD BOYLE , M.P.
Introduced by PATRICK MCGEENEY
Produced by Robert Hutchison
A list of books recommended as reading to accompany the series may be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to Education and Society. [address removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr. A. H. Halsey
Unknown:
Sir Edward Boyle
Introduced By:
Patrick McGeeney
Produced By:
Robert Hutchison

Art at a Distance: KENNETH
CARRDUS talks about white horses and other hill figures in Britain, and DON BAIRD reports from Atlanta, Georgia, where they are carving Stone Mountain
Thanks to Mr. Shakespeare: . GERTRUDE HUTCHINSON describes how she acquired an unusual souvenir of a performance she took part in at the Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon
Armchair Gardener: some simple hints and tips from FRED LOADS
Your Letters tDisabled-but not unable:
GORDON SNELL talks to someone who has overcome a physical handicap
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Unknown:
Don Baird
Unknown:
Gertrude Hutchinson
Talks:
Gordon Snell
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora

The Rover
The novel by Joseph Conrad adapted in eight parts by FELIX FELTON and SUSAN ASHMAN with Victor Lucas as Master-Gunner Peyrol
Lt. Réal. the young French naval officer, has revealed to the old sea-rover Peyrol the secret plan of the French Admiralty. Before returning to Toulon the gallant lieutenant kissed the hand of Arlette, the beautiful young patronne of the Escampobar Farm, and awakened her from the apathy brought on by having witnessed the horrors of the French Revolution.
6: Lieutenant Réal Returns
Produced by TREVOR HILL from the North of England

Contributors

Novel By:
Joseph Conrad
Unknown:
Felix Felton
Unknown:
Susan Ashman
Unknown:
Victor Lucas
Produced By:
Trevor Hill
The Storyteller:
Geoffrey Banks
Catherine:
Edythe French
Arlette:
Sian Davies
Scevola Bron:
Jack Woolgar
Michel:
Joe Holmes
Captain Vincent:
David Mahlowe
Mr Bolt:
Graham Tennant
Symons:
Tom Harrison
Lieutenant Réal:
Ronald Harvi

Regional Variations (7)

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Round-up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

Latest regional news - The stories behind the headlines-Name in the News-Scotland Yard Calling—South-East Sport -Preview
Introduced by Tim GUDGIN Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin

Regional Variations (4)

Pibrochs

BBC Home Service Scottish

Ulster Garden

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Regional Traffic Report

BBC Home Service North

played by the London STUDIO STRINGS
Leader, Reginald Leopold
Conducted by ASHLEY LAWRENCE with the HENRY KREIN QUARTET
Introduced by ANGELA BUCKLAND

Contributors

Leader:
Reginald Leopold
Conducted By:
Ashley Lawrence
Unknown:
Henry Krein
Introduced By:
Angela Buckland

Regional Variations (3)

Spectrum: arts magazine

BBC Home Service Welsh

Memories of Ramsay M lcDonald recalled by his daughter. Ishbel Peterkin

BBC Home Service Scottish

The Case of the Jutland Communiques in which the Crown sued
Lord Alfred Douglas j Written by ARTHUR SWINSON
Other parts played by John Blain and Ronald Harvi
Produced by STANLEY WILLIAMSON

Contributors

Written By:
Arthur Swinson
Played By:
John Blain
Played By:
Ronald Harvi
Produced By:
Stanley Williamson
Lord Alfred Douglas:
Ralph Truman
Winston Churchill:
Felix Felton
Lord Balfour:
Wilfred Harrison
Mr Justice Avory:
Richard Carey
Mr Cecil Hayes:
William Fox
Sir Douglas Hogg Kc:
David Marlowe
Mr Hastings, K C:
Peter Marinker
Narrator:
Geoffrey Banks

Regional Variations (2)

Contrary Winds: second talk by Professor Fred Alexander on his recent visit to N. Ireland

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

by DAVID EDGE
Director of the Science Studies Unit. Edinburgh University
Are the new ideas in the Scouting Movement a pity. or a bit of a joke? Or are they an intelligent effort to turn to account problems that reach far beyond youth training-problems of how to run any free community in our fast-moving world?

The News
Background to the News People in the News with special coverage from the LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE at Brighton followed by LISTENING POST
ANNE ALLEN introduces this evening's edition of a series designed to reflect listeners' own views on current topics. Letters on public affairs and issues of policy are specially welcome

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.

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More