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by Frances Hodgson Burnett arranged as a dramatised reading in six parts by NAN MACDONALD
Produced by HERBERT SMITH
1: Misselthwaite Manor
Broadcast on January 24
Cast for the week:

Contributors

Unknown:
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Produced By:
Herbert Smith
Reader:
Wilfred Pickles
Mary:
Margaret Dew
Mrs Medlock:
Ella Atkinson
Martha:
Athene Fielding
Dickon:
Trevor Lorains
Colin:
Peter Landon
Mrs Sowerby:
Mary Kilduff

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic News

BBC Home Service Scottish

A series in which you meet interesting and unusual people from all walks of life
In Mint Condition
Every one of us has at some time or another been a collector. Today John Webb , stamp expert and auctioneer, meets Peter Seaby , numismatist. They discuss with GEORGE ANGELL the merits and pleasures of collecting stamps and coins

Contributors

Unknown:
John Webb
Unknown:
Peter Seaby
Unknown:
George Angell

Regional Variations (2)

Byd Natur: Naturalists' Brains Trust

BBC Home Service Welsh

Leonard Cottrell writer and archaeologist discusses with Roy PLOMLEY in a recorded programme devised by him the gramophone records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Michael Hall

Contributors

Unknown:
Leonard Cottrell
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Produced By:
Michael Hall

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Turning Points: JOHN ELLISON talks to LESLIE BAILY
Looking at Books:
DAVID DAVIS suggests some children's books to give at Christmas
Argument: another in the series of conversations on an issue of the day
You asked us to play record requests
Introduced by POLLY ELWES

Contributors

Talks:
John Ellison
Unknown:
Leslie Baily
Unknown:
David Davis
Introduced By:
Polly Elwes

The Land of Green Ginger by Noel Langley adapted as a six-part serial reading by THEA HOLME
Part 3
Prince Abu Ali of China continues his search for the Land of Green Ginger and plans to rescue Silver Bud from the clutches of the wicked Princes, Tintac and Rubdub.
Produced by Lorraine DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Noel Langley
Reading By:
Thea Holme
Unknown:
Prince Abu Ali
Produced By:
Lorraine Davies
Honourable Reader:
Howieson Culff
Prince Abu Ali:
David Spenser
Silver Bud:
Carole Boyd
Prince Tintac:
Peter Bartlett
Prince Rubdub:
Glyn Dearman
Kublai Snoo:
Leonard Henry
Sulkpot:
Stephen Jack
Dragon:
Fred Yule
Boomalakka Wee:
Clive Merrison
Mouse:
Elizabeth Proud

Regional Variations (7)

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Voice of the North: regional magazine

BBC Home Service North

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Midland

Latest regional news-The stories behind the hcadlines-Scotland Yard Calling-Personal Column with DAVID GEARY-A news personality returns to a place of special memories-South-East Sport-From the Local Press
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Unknown:
David Geary-A
Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (4)

The Week Ahead: preview

BBC Home Service North

Science Survey

BBC Home Service South and West

*The Monday Concert: fro n Brackley, Northants. Aulos Trio; Oliver Brookes. cello; James Walker, piano. Part 1: Bach, Janacek

BBC Home Service Midland

BBC NORTHERN IRELAND ORCHESTRA
Leader, David Adams
Conductor, TERENCE LOVETT with a variety of songs on gramophone records
Introduced by ANGELA BUCKLAND

Contributors

Leader:
David Adams
Conductor:
Terence Lovett
Introduced By:
Angela Buckland

Caesar and Cleopatra
A History by Bernard Shaw with Dorothy Tutin and Maurice Denham
Scene: Egypt about the year 48 B.C.
Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Shaw
Unknown:
Dorothy Tutin
Unknown:
Maurice Denham
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
Bernard Shaw:
Denys Hawthorne
Narrator:
David March
Belzanor:
Ronald Herdman
Persian:
Nigel Anthony
Bel Affris:
Nigel Graham
Flatateeta:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Julius Caesar:
Maurice Denham
Cleopatra:
Dorothy Tutin
Pothinus:
David March
Theodotus:
Geoffrey Wincott
Ptolemy:
Jo Manning Wilson
Achillas:
John Justin
Rufio:
Alan Dudley
Britannus:
Hector Ross
Lucius Septimius:
Brian Hewlett
Apollodorus:
Tim Seely
Iras:
Carol Marsh
Charmian:
Beth Boyd

Regional Variations (2)

James Parr, baritone; Havelock Nelson. piano

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Johann Gottlieb Goldberg
Trio-Sonata No. 4, in A minor, for two violins and continuo
THOMAS BRANDIS (violin) HELGA REHM (violin) EDWIN KOCH (cello)
KARL GREBE (harpsichord)
11.28* Quartet in D minor, for three wind instruments and continuo
THEA VON SPARR (recorder) BURGHARD SCHAEFFER (flute) HERMANN TÖTTCHER (oboe)
HERBERT TAUSCHER (bassoon)
JOHANNES KOCH (viola da gambaj WALTER GERWIG Oute)
CARL GORVIN (harpsichord) on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Johann Gottlieb Goldberg
Violin:
Thomas Brandis
Cello:
Edwin Koch
Harpsichord:
Karl Grebe
Bassoon:
Herbert Tauscher
Viola:
Johannes Koch

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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