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Regional Variations (3)

Schools: Living In Scotland

BBC Home Service Scottish

Welsh Schools: Story and Fable

BBC Home Service Welsh

10: Questions
JOHN EVERNDEN , a youth em- ployment officer, with MARGARET MADDERS , a welfare supervisor in a factory, and RON GAR-GRAVE from the National Association of Youth Clubs, answer questions sent in by schools

Contributors

Unknown:
John Evernden
Unknown:
Margaret Madders

Regional Variations (3)

Gaelic News

BBC Home Service Scottish

(261 m.) Midday North: miscellany

BBC Home Service North

A series in which you meet interesting and unusual people from all walks of life
Explosive Laughter
John Hosken talks to DEREK 'BLASTER'BATES, a man who sees the funny side of his work, blowing things up
Produced by Ted Gorton in Manchester

Contributors

Talks:
John Hosken
Produced By:
Ted Gorton

Regional Variations (2)

Byd Natur: Naturalists' Brains Trust

BBC Home Service Welsh

Barry Briggs
WorldSpeedwayChampion discusses with Roy PLOMLEY in a recorded programme devised by him the gramophone records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman
Repeated: Saturday, 1.40 p.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Briggs
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Produced By:
Monica Chapman

Friday evening's broadcast

Contributors

Written By:
Bruno Milna
Edited By:
Godfrey Baseley
Produced By:
Anthony Cornish
Daniel Archer:
Monte Crick
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Jack Archer:
Denis Folwell
Peggy Archer:
June Spencer
Jennifer Archer:
Angela Piper
Lilian Archer:
Elizabeth Marlowe
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Aunt Laura Archer:
Gwenda Wilson
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Carol Tregorran:
Anne Cullen
John Tregorran:
Philip Morant
Jack Woolley:
Philip Garston-Jones
Gregory Salt:
Gerald Turner
Walter Gabriel:
Chris Gittins
Ned Larkin:
Bill Payne
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Polly Perks:
Hilary Newcombe
Mrs Perkins:
Pauline Seville
Mrs Turvey:
Courtney Hope
Paddy Redmond:
John Bott
Nora McAuley:
Julia Mark
Auctioneer:
Anthony Godfrey
Zebedee Tring:
Graham Rigby

Father
A play by Joan O'Connor from the novel of the same name by the author of Elizabeth and her German Garden with Penelope Lee , Clive Morton and Peter Tuddenham
Produced by BETTY DAVIES
Time: the summer of 1909. Saturday's broadcast

Contributors

Play By:
Joan O'Connor
Unknown:
Penelope Lee
Unknown:
Clive Morton
Unknown:
Peter Tuddenham
Produced By:
Betty Davies

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Bernard Leach : the eminent potter interviewed by Peggy Archer at his home in Cornwall
A father it is difficult to love:
ROBERT GIDDINGS recalls some bank managers he has known
Looking at Books: BARONESS
STOCKS has some suggestions for your reading list
Introduced by RALPH WIGHTMAN from the West of England

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Leach
Interviewed By:
Peggy Archer
Unknown:
Robert Giddings
Introduced By:
Ralph Wightman

At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald abridged for reading on radio in six parts
1: Little Diamond
Produced by IAN WISHART

Contributors

Unknown:
George MacDonald
Produced By:
Ian Wishart
Storyteller:
Michael Elder
North Wind:
Eileen MacCallum
Diamond:
Margaret Love
Nanny:
Jean Hastings

Regional Variations (7)

(434 m.) From the North: news and topics. (261 m.) Voice of the North

BBC Home Service North

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Report. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Latest regional news — The stories behind the headlines-Tonight's Names in the News-Scotland Yard Calling-South-East Sport-From the Local Press
Introduced by BOB HOLNESS
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

Regional Variations (2)

Welsh for Beginners—23

BBC Home Service Welsh

A series of sound biographies tracing the lives and careers of the élite of the film world
11: Barbara Stanwyck
Illustrated by excerpts from her important motion pictures
Compiled and introduced by PETER MATTHEWS
Produced by John Dyas
Edited version: Tuesday, 12.30 p.m.

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Stanwyck
Introduced By:
Peter Matthews
Produced By:
John Dyas

Regional Variations (3)

The Monday Concert from Coventry: The Prague String Quartet: Smetana

BBC Home Service Midland

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: Raymond O'Connell, piano: Sibelius. Mozart. Rossini

BBC Home Service Scottish

Piano Concerto No. 19, in F major (K.459)
CLARA HASKIL
BERLIN PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conducted by FERENC FRICSAY gramophone record

Contributors

Conducted By:
Ferenc Fricsay

Rosmersholm by Henrik Ibsen translated by ANN JELLICOE with Margaret Leighton Michael Gwynn and Haydn Jones
The action takes place at Rosmersholm, an old manor house near a small town on a fjord in western Norway, in 1886. Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX
Broadcast on Jan. 17. 1962 (Third)
See facing page

Contributors

Unknown:
Henrik Ibsen
Translated By:
Ann Jellicoe
Unknown:
Margaret Leighton
Unknown:
Michael Gwynn
Unknown:
Haydn Jones
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
Mrs Helseth:
Mary O'Farrell
Rebecca West:
Margaret Leighton
Mr Kroll:
Haydn Jones
John Rosmer:
Michael Gwynn
Ulric Brendel:
Willoughby Goddard
Peter Mortensgard:
John Bryning

Regional Variations (2)

News. Forecast for fishermen

BBC Home Service Scottish

Undercover Cat Prowls Again by THE GORDONS abridged by Marjorie Bilbow
Read by DAVID MARCH
Produced by John Cardy r First of fifteen instalments
Crime fighting is mainly for humans but there are times when a cat can come in very useful ...

Contributors

Abridged By:
Marjorie Bilbow
Produced By:
John Cardy

Regional Variations (2)

Music Room: Cyril Willoughby. baritone; Havelock Nelson, piano: John Ireland

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

RUDOLF IRMISCH (clarinet) ALFRED FRANKE (bassoon)
WILLY VON STEMM (horn) ULRICH BENTHIEN (violin)
MARTIN LEDIG (viola)
WOLFRAM HENTSCHEL (cello) JOSEF LIPPERT (double-bass) gramophone records

Contributors

Clarinet:
Rudolf Irmisch
Bassoon:
Alfred Franke
Horn:
Willy von Stemm
Violin:
Ulrich Benthien
Viola:
Martin Ledig
Cello:
Wolfram Hentschel
Double-Bass:
Josef Lippert

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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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