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on BBC Home Service Basic

Sandor the gypsy becomes a popular hero and the Children's Choir of Hungarian Radio and Television show what can be done with voices alone
Sonos :
Gypsy boy
Country dancers
Polko and Janko
Introduced by JOHN Huw DAVIES
Written and produced by William Murphy

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Huw Davies
Produced By:
William Murphy
on BBC Home Service Basic

Sell-denial and self affirmation (I)
Contributions by the VENERABLE STHAVIRA SANGHARAKSHITA of the Hampstead Buddhist Society and FR. COLUMBA RYAN, O.P.
The sixth form series Religion In its Contemporary Context

Contributors

Unknown:
Sthavira Sangharakshita

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic News

BBC Home Service Scottish

A series of two-round contests between London and the Regions
London v. The West: Round 1
London:
BARRY CARMAN , CEDRIC CLIFFE
Quiz-Master, LIONEL HALE
The West:
VIVIAN OGILVIE , VINCENT WAITE
Quiz-Master, Roy PLOMLEY fArranged by Patrick Harvey
Last Wednesday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Carman
Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
Vivian Ogilvie
Unknown:
Vincent Waite
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Unknown:
Patrick Harvey

Regional Variations (3)

Llafar Gwlad: GuynWillianaiinsearchoffolk songs and customs

BBC Home Service Welsh

Wick Scottish Dance Band

BBC Home Service Scottish

A sort of verbal tennis devised by NORMAN HACKFORTH
The players:
SHEILA HANCOCK
OLGA FRANKLIN
PAUL JENNINGS
NORMAN HACKFORTH
In the umpire's chair, MAX ROBERTSON
Produced by David Hatch

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman Hackforth
Unknown:
Sheila Hancock
Unknown:
Olga Franklin
Unknown:
Paul Jennings
Unknown:
Norman Hackforth
Unknown:
Max Robertson
Produced By:
David Hatch

Regional Variations (2)

Schools: Scotland in the Modern World

BBC Home Service Scottish

The largest Viking force ever to sail against England landed in Yorkshire in 1066 under a commander famous throughout Europe. King Harold totally defeated them on September 25, three days before William the Conqueror landed in Sussex.
Written by Margaret J. Miller
History Work Units series

Contributors

Written By:
Margaret J. Miller
on BBC Home Service Basic

by Ouida adapted for broadcasting in ten parts-by DOMINIC ROCHE
6: Prince Zouroff is displeased
Produced by NORMAN WRIGHT
Sunday's broadcast

Contributors

Produced By:
Norman Wright

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Waste not ... : PETER COL-
BOURNE looks at the way so-called rubbish can be salvaged and put to new use tA Breath of Fresh Air: from the Ilkley Moor gamekeeper and naturalist WALTER FLESHER
Silver Lining: BARBARA PALMER talks about living together Your Letters
Introduced by STEVE RACE

Contributors

Unknown:
Walter Flesher
Talks:
Barbara Palmer
Introduced By:
Steve Race

Regional Variations (3)

Recordings from Children's Day- at the Inverness Mod

BBC Home Service Scottish

Welsh serial story: ' Deial 999 '—3

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Chronicles of Barset
A series of readings from the Barsetshire novels by Anthony Trollope
8: ' Mrs. Roper's Boarding House' from The Small House at Allington abridged by Ronald Russell
Read by Paul Rogers
Paul Rogers is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Trollope
Abridged By:
Ronald Russell
Read By:
Paul Rogers
Read By:
Paul Rogers

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Re- ports. News In Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Latest regional news - The stories behind the headlines-Scotland Yard Calling-South-East Sport
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (3)

Band of the Royal Ulster Constabulary. Director of Music. Alexander Hollick. M.B.E

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Calendar: diary of religious events in the North

BBC Home Service North
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Stage Revolves
A round of entertainment provided by the finest orchestras. singers, and instrumentalists on records
Introduced by ANGELA BUCKLAND

Contributors

Introduced By:
Angela Buckland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by NORMAN FULTON
BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA Leader, Colin Staveley
Conductor, JOHN CAREWE
Before an tnvtted audience at the Assembly Rooms. City Hall. Cardiff

Contributors

Introduced By:
Norman Fulton
Leader:
Colin Staveley
Conductor:
John Carewe

Introduced by STUART Hoo »
This week:
STEPHEN POTTER on Conan Doyle , a new biography by Pierre Nordon
JOHN BETJEMAN presents poems from his collection High and Low, published yesterday
VERNON SCANNELL reviews William Sansom 's new novel. Goodbye
Denis NORDEN talks about Arthur Calder-Marshall 's Wish You Were Here. a study of Donald McGill 's seaside post cards.
Produced by Jocelyn Ferguson

Contributors

Introduced By:
Stuart Hoo
Unknown:
Stephen Potter
Unknown:
Conan Doyle
Unknown:
Pierre Nordon
Unknown:
John Betjeman
Unknown:
Vernon Scannell
Unknown:
William Sansom
Talks:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Arthur Calder-Marshall
Unknown:
Donald McGill
Produced By:
Jocelyn Ferguson

Regional Variations (2)

Comistwn: ' Cestyll Sim- san.' radio ode by John Rowlands

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Midland Region's popular panel game devised by Tony SHRYANE and EDWARD J. MASON
DILYS POWELL and FRANK MUIR challenge ANNE SCOTT-JAMES and Denis NORDEN
In the chair, JACK LONGLAND

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Shryane
Unknown:
Edward J. Mason
Unknown:
Dilys Powell
Unknown:
Frank Muir
Unknown:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Jack Longland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Problems and realities of today
SMOKING
A review of the latest evidence. put forward by medical authorities and other interested parties, into the question of whether smoking is a potential killer or a harmless addiction and a necessary benefit to the revenue of Great Britain.
Introduced by EDGAR LUSTGARTEN
Production team:
Alan Burgess and Keith Hindell

Contributors

Introduced By:
Edgar Lustgarten
Unknown:
Alan Burgess
Unknown:
Keith Hindell

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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