Programme Index

Discover 9,872,155 listings and 221,125 playable programmes from the BBC

on BBC Home Service Basic

Hunters With Cameras
' The people who at the drop of a hat will no anywhere in the world to capture their subjects-be they men, animals. fish, birds, or buildings.'
Four professional cameramen:
Douglas BoTTING , JOHN DAYTON ERIC HOSKING , and PHILIP SMITH discuss their work and their well-travelled lives with TONY VAN DEN BERGH
Produced by John Blunden
Broadcast on August 21. 1966

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Botting
Unknown:
John Dayton
Unknown:
Eric Hosking
Unknown:
Philip Smith
Unknown:
Tony van Den
Produced By:
John Blunden
on BBC Home Service Basic

JULIE ANDREWS
DICK VAN DYKE
DAVID TOMLINSON
GLYNIS JOHNS in Mary Poppins adapted by Spencer Hale
Introduced by Gordon Cow
Produced by Tony Luke
Broadcast on Dec. 30. 1966 (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Julie Andrews
Unknown:
Dick van Dyke
Unknown:
David Tomlinson
Unknown:
Glynis Johns
Unknown:
Mary Poppins
Adapted By:
Spencer Hale
Introduced By:
Gordon Cow
Produced By:
Tony Luke
on BBC Home Service Basic

HAMBURG RADIO ORCHESTRA Conducted by Richard MULLER-LAMPERTZ
ROGER BOURDIN AND HIS ORCHESTRA
METROPOLE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by Dolf van der Linden
NORWEGIAN BROADCASTING ORCHESTRA Conducted by OIVIND BERGH
PAUL BONNEAU AND his ORCHESTRA
BAYERISCHER RUNDFUNK ORCHESTRA Conducted by WERNER SCHMIDT BOELCKE
PROMENADE ORCHESTRA
Conducted by BENEDICT SILBERMAN
Recordings made available by courtesy of Hamburg Radio. French Radio, Netherlands Radio Union. Norwegian Radio. Bavarian Radio

Contributors

Conducted By:
Richard Muller-Lampertz
Conducted By:
Roger Bourdin
Conducted By:
Dolf van Der Linden
Conducted By:
Oivind Bergh
Conducted By:
Paul Bonneau
Conducted By:
Werner Schmidt Boelcke
Conducted By:
Benedict Silberman

The Clock Struck Two
A comedy for radio by Liane Aukin with Liane Aukin and Neville Jason
When the regiment was billeted In a small French town in the year 1913 some of the solid citizens became a little worried in case all the consequent gaiety might turn the heads of the ladies!
Pianist, CICELY HOYE
Produced by BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Liane Aukin
Unknown:
Liane Aukin
Unknown:
Neville Jason
Pianist:
Cicely Hoye
Produced By:
Betty Davies
Lt Armand Marbeau:
Neville Jason
Lt Georges Ariat:
Frederick Treves
Aristide Boursin:
Victor Lucas
Mme Ysanne Boursin:
Liane Aukin
Auntie-Aunt:
Noël Hood
Claire:
Carol Marsh
Monsieur Denis:
Humphrey Morton
on BBC Home Service Basic

from Leeds Parish Church
Carol: This joyful Eastertide (air.
Charles Wood)
Preces and Responses (Gibbons and Barnard)
Psalms 142 and 143 Canticles (Bairstoui in D)
Anthem: Blessed be the God and Father (S. S. Wesley)
Love's redeeming work is done (A. and M. Rev. 141)
Organist and Choirmaster, DONALD HUNT

Contributors

Choirmaster:
Donald Hunt

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Home from Argentina: DORITA
Y PEPE talk to Ken Sykora about their recent trip to South America and sing some of the songs they picked up there
Going to the Pictures: GORDON Gow reviews some of the films you can see this month, and PETER O'TOOLE and OMAR SHARIF talk about filming The Night of the Generals
Don'Take Leave of Your
Senses: a Doctor has some advice for people who have problems with smelling and tasting Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter O'Toole
Unknown:
Omar Sharif
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora
on BBC Home Service Basic

Porto Bello Gold
A serial in seven parts by VAL GIELGUD based on the novel by ARTHUR D. HOWDEN SMITH with Deryck Cuyler
Henry Stamper , Nigel Anthony Guest artist, Leslie Sands
Open warfare over the division of the treasure has broken out between Andrew Murray and John Flint. Murray drives Flint to the open sea, yet it is here that Murray himself is least safe ...
PART 5
Produced by BRIAN MILLER from the West of England

Contributors

Unknown:
Val Gielgud
Novel By:
Arthur D. Howden Smith
Unknown:
Deryck Cuyler
Unknown:
Henry Stamper
Unknown:
Nigel Anthony
Unknown:
Andrew Murray
Unknown:
John Flint.
Produced By:
Brian Miller
Robert Ormerod:
Nigel Anthony
Andrew Murray:
Deryck Guyler
Peter Corlaer:
Harold Kasket
Moira O'Donnell:
Kate Binchy
Martin:
Ivor Salter
Coupeau:
Ian Thompson
Ben Gunn:
Geoffrey Matthews
Tom Morphew:
Edgar Harrison
Long John Silver:
Henry Stamper
Job Pytchens:
Hubert Tucker
Ezra Pew:
Hedley Goodall
John Flint:
Leslie Sands
Singer:
Patrick Nelson

Regional Variations (7)

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

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

BBC Home Service North

News Stock Market Report News In Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Scottish

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Midland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Latest regional news-The stories behind the headlines--
Tonight's Name in the News-
Scotland Yard Calling-South-East Sport-MICHAEL BROOKE looks at listeners' letters in Postscript
Introduced by DEREK PARKER Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Parker
on BBC Home Service Basic

Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Norman Hackforth , Peter Glaze with a mystery voice and Kenneth Home in the chair
Produced by Bobby Jaye
From The Paris. Lower Resent Street. London. S.W.I

Contributors

Unknown:
Anona Winn
Unknown:
Joy Adamson
Unknown:
Norman Hackforth
Unknown:
Peter Glaze
Produced By:
Bobby Jaye

Regional Variations (2)

The Origin and Growth of Belfast. 7: Early Industrial Development by E. R. R. Green

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Victorian music-hall with all the favourites from
The Players' Theatre
Chairman, JOHN HEWER introduces
ANN BEACH
MAURICE BROWNING Michael DARBYSHIRE ARCHIE HARRADINE DENIS MARTIN
SHEILA MATHEWS STELLA MORAY JOHN RUTLAND
This week's finale:
The songs of Ada Reeve
At the pianoforte, Geoffrey Brawn
Produced by TRAFFORD WHITELOCK
Pre-recorded at The Playhouse.
Northumberland Avenue. London. W.C.2

Contributors

Introduces:
John Hewer
Unknown:
Maurice Browning
Unknown:
Michael Darbyshire
Unknown:
Archie Harradine
Unknown:
Denis Martin
Unknown:
Sheila Mathews
Unknown:
Stella Moray
Unknown:
John Rutland
Unknown:
Ada Reeve
Pianoforte:
Geoffrey Brawn
Produced By:
Trafford Whitelock

3: Murder at Top Level
Trial of John White Webster Massachusetts 1850
Written and narrated by EDGAR LUSTGARTEN
Dr. Parkman. a Harvard University Professor, disappeared. Some days later his remains were discovered in a condition that led to the arrest of John White Webster. Professor of Chemistry in the University. who was in Parkman's debt. A remarkable trial ensued.
Principal characters:
Other parts played by Eileen Colgan. Stephen Jack and members of the BBC
Drama Repertory Company
Produced by Joe BURROUGHS

Contributors

Unknown:
Edgar Lustgarten
Unknown:
John White Webster.
Played By:
Eileen Colgan.
Played By:
Stephen Jack
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs
Professor Parkman:
Russell Napier
Mrs Parkman:
Cecile Chevreau
Professor Webster:
David March
Ephraim Littlefield:
Allan McClelland
Mrs Littlefleld:
Margaret Robertson
The Prosecutor:
Alan Tilvern
The Defender:
Leo McCare
The Judge:
Harold Kasket

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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