Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 230,236 playable programmes from the BBC

Regional Variations (4)

Dudley Savage: cinema organ requests

BBC Home Service South and West

The Eye-Witness

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

The Eye-Witness

BBC Home Service Welsh

Make Yourself at Home
For listeners from India and Pakistan
Ap Ki Pasand
Gramophone records and favourite music from India and Pakistan
Introduced by SALEEM SHAHED
Produced by David Gretton

Contributors

Introduced By:
Saleem Shahed
Produced By:
David Gretton

Regional Variations (2)

The Acts of Today: What the Church is doing in Scotland!

BBC Home Service Scottish

Contributors

Written By:
Edward J. Mason
Written By:
Bruno Milna
Edited By:
Godfrey Baseley
Produced By:
Tony Shryane
Daniel Archer:
Monte Crick
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Lilian Archer:
Elizabeth Marlowe
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Carol Grenville:
Anne Cullen
John Tregorran:
Philip Morant
Jack Woolley:
Philip Garston Jones
Polly Perks:
Hilary Newcombe
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Fred:
Leslie Twelvetrees
Roger Patillo:
Jeremy Mason
Paddy Redmond:
John Bott
Mrs Mead:
Joy Davies
Len Thomas:
Arnold Peters
Ralph Bellamy:
Jack Holloway
Amy Butler:
Patricia Gibson

Regional Variations (5)

University Notebook

BBC Home Service Scottish

Service from Bushmills Presbyterian Church. Co. Antrim

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Service: as Midland

BBC Home Service South and West

Holy Communion from the Methodist Church, Sutton Coldfield

BBC Home Service Midland

from The Chapel of Seafield Roman Catholic School,
Great Crosby, near Liverpool conducted by FR. GEORGE SONGHURST
Hymns and Anthems:
Lord of morning and of nipht
(Shaw); 0 Saviour of the world (Wills); 0 Lord how manifold are thy works (Wills): 0 Love how deep (Westbrooke); Firmly I believe and truly (Ottery); For all the Saints (Stanford) with the choir of The CATHOLIC SINGERS' GUILD conducted by Fr. Brian Foley Organist, Therese McCusker

Contributors

Conducted By:
Fr. Brian Foley
Organist:
Therese McCusker

Regional Variations (3)

Welsh Service from Baker Street Congregational Chapel, Aberystwyth

BBC Home Service Welsh

Record requests for the sick and housebound

BBC Home Service North

GALE PEDRICK makes a personal selection of items from BBC radio and television
Introduced by JOHN ELLISON
Extended version of last Friday's broadcast

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Ellison

A spontaneous discussion by Lord HARLECH
THE Rev. ANTONY BRIDGE
BARONESS SUMMERSKILL
SIMON RAVEN
Travelling Question-Master, FREDDY GRISEWOOD
Produced by Michael Bowen from Portsmouth
Last Friday's broadcast (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord Harlech
Unknown:
Simon Raven
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood
Produced By:
Michael Bowen

Regional Variations (2)

The Critics

BBC Home Service North

Storm Lantern
A play by Maurice Moiseiwitsch adapted for radio from a book by RICHARD, EARL LLOYD-GEORGE
A tempestuous Cabinet Minister in the first world war battles against military prejudice in order to give the troops the means to win a war he abhors. Within himself. as his son discovers, are the seeds of his own political decline. with William Squire as The Minister
David Buck , Laurence Payne Eira Heath
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by H. B. FORTUIN
Broadcast on September 3
William Squire is in ' The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie ' at Wyndham's Theatre, London

Contributors

Play By:
Maurice Moiseiwitsch
Unknown:
William Squire
Unknown:
David Buck
Unknown:
Laurence Payne
Unknown:
Eira Heath
Produced By:
H. B. Fortuin
Unknown:
William Squire
Unknown:
Miss Jean Brodie
Owen Evans, the Minister's son:
David Buck
Mrs Evans, the Minister's wife:
Noël Hood
Jason, the Minister's secretary:
Laurence Payne
Morgan Evans, the Minister:
William Squire
Jessie, amaid:
Susan Maudslay
Detective-Inspector Taggart:
Arthur Lawrence
General Brewster:
Walter Fitzgerald
General Crump:
John Justin
Caroline Bishop,:
The Minister'S
stenographer .......:
Eira Heath
Hugh Hughes, a journalist:
Haydn Jones
King's Messenger:
Noel Howlett

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic Service to mark the opening of the National Mod

BBC Home Service Scottish

Derek Hart reports and introduces people currently concerned with drama, film, opera, ballet, music, painting, sculpture, and other arts in the making.

This week including:
Henry Moore Shelter Sketch Book 1940-42: Henry Moore talking about his drawings at the Marlborough Fine Art Gallery, London.

'The Bible:.. In the Beginning': Christopher Fry on writing the screenplay of the film, now at the Coliseum Cinema, London.

Contributors

Presenter:
Derek Hart
Guest:
Henry Moore
Guest:
Christopher Fry
Production Team:
Helen Rapp
Production Team:
Paul Stephenson

Social Security 1941-1966: THE RT. HON. DOUGLAS HODGHTON , M.P,. well known to Con I Help You? listeners since October 1941, talks about new benefits and the new thinking behind them
Helpful Publications: reviewed by JANET McLEOD
Introduced by Robin HOLMES

Contributors

Unknown:
Rt. Hon. Douglas Hodghton
Reviewed By:
Janet McLeod
Introduced By:
Robin Holmes

Regional Variations (2)

Appeal: Old Peoples Welfare Communities In Scottish Cities

BBC Home Service Scottish

Appeal on behalf of St. Leonard's Housing Association by DAVID FROST
Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]. St. Leonard's Is both an after-care service and a housing association. It offers good temporary furnished accommodation to married men discharged from prison, and through personal casework helps them to re-establish their families In society 120,000 is needed for immediate expansion.

Contributors

Unknown:
David Frost

Regional Variations (2)

Service for the 80th Anniversary of the Ayr Battalion. Boys' Brigade

BBC Home Service Scottish

A devotional study of Francis de Sales
1567.1622
The Saint of the Love of God
Francis de Sales's great achievement was to make the possibilities of the higher reaches of prayer open to the ordinary man and woman living and working in the world. ' It is an error, nay rather a heresy, to wish to banish the devout life from the army. from the workshop, from the courts of princes, from the households of married folk.' with HUGH BURDEN, PENELOPE La and MICHAEL MCCLAIN
Written and narrated by COLIN JAMES
Produced by David Davis

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin James
Produced By:
David Davis

Regional Variations (2)

Siarad yn Benonol: discussion

BBC Home Service Welsh

by Ouida adapted for broadcasting in ten parts by DOMINIC Roche
3: Lady Stoat Takes a Hand
Produced by NORMAN WRIGHT

Contributors

Produced By:
Norman Wright
Lord Jura (Jack):
Douglas Hankin
Vere:
Patricia Gailimore
Princess Helene:
Olga Lindo
Prince Sergius Zouroff:
David March
Lady Dolly Vanderdecken:
Gudrun Ure
Lady Stoat of Stitchley (Adine):
Noel Hood
Fuschia Leach:
Sarah Brackett
Adrienne:
Beth Boyd

Regional Variations (2)

Items from the Glasgow Festival of Male Voice Pralse

BBC Home Service Scottish

The story of an English-woman's work in the East
Mildred Dibden went to Hong Kong in 1931 and discovered that hundreds of Chinese children were being abandoned by their parents
Recorded and compiled by TED THOMAS
Produced by ALAN BURGESS
See facing page

Contributors

Produced By:
Alan Burgess

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