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by ISOBEL BARNETT
VIVIAN ELLIS and HUMPHREY LYTTELTON with CLIFF MICHELMORE in the chair
Produced by Jocelyn Ferguson

Contributors

Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Vivian Ellis
Unknown:
Humphrey Lyttelton
Unknown:
Cliff Michelmore
Produced By:
Jocelyn Ferguson

Regional Variations (3)

From Our Own Correspondent

BBC Home Service Scottish

The West at Westminster

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by ROY HAY featuring items of news, views, replies to listeners' queries, and topical advice to help the amateur gardener
Produced by John Greenslade

Contributors

Introduced By:
Roy Hay
Produced By:
John Greenslade
on BBC Home Service Basic

Where's the Pied Piper? by DR. P. B. CORNWELL of Rentokil Laboratories
In 1958 in part of Scotland a brand of rats appeared that did not die when they ate warfarin. In 1962 the same thing happened in Wales. Now mice are coping quite nicely on warfarin, thank you-and they are much more widely spread. Perhaps we had better call for the Pied Piper.

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr. P. B. Cornwell
on BBC Home Service Basic

' Toutes Directions '
A series of twenty programmes intended for listeners who already have some knowledge of French.
14: Grenoblela vie estudiantine
Introduced by KATIA ELLIS with the help of Emile Harven
Last Tuesday's broadcast < Study)
A booklet is available

Contributors

Introduced By:
Katia Ellis
Unknown:
Emile Harven

Everyday German by Radio
A series of twenty programmes for listeners with a basic knowledge of the language, based on Erich Kastner 's novel Drei Mdnner im Schnee.
4: Die Reise nach Bruckbeuren
Introduced by SABINE MICHAEL and DIETER GEISSLER
Last Wednesday's broadcast (Study)
A booklet and records are available

Contributors

Unknown:
Erich Kastner
Introduced By:
Sabine Michael
Introduced By:
Dieter Geissler

The ninth of the main series of eighteen programmes for adults taking the G.C.E. O-level examinations in English Language and Literature, planned in association with a National Extension College correspondence course.
Radio tutor, DAVID GRUGEON
Last Thursday's broadcast (Study)

Contributors

Unknown:
David Grugeon

A weekly survey of the world of motoring
Safety Belts: comments on the testing of safety belts and the new Regulations, by Jim PESTRIDGE
The Demise of the Limousine: GRAHAM TURNER , BBC Economics Corespondent, talks about the future of the big car
Tyre Safety: KENNETH GARRETT , Editor of Automobile Engineer, discusses forthcoming legislation about car tyres together with topical news and the latest Road Conditions
Introduced by BILL HARTLEY
Produced by Jim Pestridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Graham Turner
Unknown:
Kenneth Garrett
Introduced By:
Bill Hartley
Produced By:
Jim Pestridge

A radio romp written by ERIC MERRIMAN with ELAINE TAYLOR , PETER HAWKINS
Music from
ANITA HARRIS
THE MIKE SAMMES SINGERS
BURT RHODES AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Produced by JOHN BROWELL
Broadcast on August 14, 1966 (Light)
Burt Rhodes is appearing at The Talk of the Town. London

Contributors

Written By:
Eric Merriman
Unknown:
Elaine Taylor
Unknown:
Peter Hawkins
Singers:
Burt Rhodes
Produced By:
John Browell
Unknown:
Burt Rhodes

Regional Variations (3)

Record requests for the sick and housebound

BBC Home Service Midland

From Me to You: Forces' record requests

BBC Home Service North

Dick Francis ex-National Hunt jockey; racing journalist and novelist 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
Last Monday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Francis
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Produced By:
Monica Chapman

Regional Variations (2)

Rugby news and records

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

The BBC Drama Repertory Company in Ordeal at High Water
A play for broadcasting by Arthur Swinson
Other parts played by Alexander John , Humphrey Morton
Produced by JOE BURROUGHS

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Arthur Swinson
Played By:
Alexander John
Played By:
Humphrey Morton
Produced By:
Joe Burroughs
Steve:
Wilfred Babbage
Kendal:
Alan Dudley
Insp Perry:
Victor Lucas
Ian McDougall:
Duncan McIntyre
Mr Finch:
Haydn Jones
Sgt Painter:
Denis McCarthy
Sgt King:
Rolf Lefebvre
Major Harris:
Harold Kasket
P C Hopkins:
Anthony Jackson
Claudia Lancaster:
Barbara Mitchell
Neil Lancaster:
Walter Fitzgerald
Dr Townley:
Frank Henderson
Insp Croucher:
Preston Lockwood
Supt Parkins:
Geoffrey Wincott
on BBC Home Service Basic

A Saturday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
A Pride of Lions: thoughts on the king of the beasts
How Do You Cope? DOREEN FORSYTH introduces conversations with mothers bringing up their children alone
I'm not the same old me ... says ANNE JONES after a recent experiment
Time Considered. 4: What is Time?: views from ANTHONY STORR on Jung's theory of synchronicity, DR. F. R. STANNARD on the possibility of time going backwards, and the late PROFESSOR C. E. M. JOAD on the theory of J. W. Dunne

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Introduces:
Doreen Forsyth
Unknown:
Anne Jones
Unknown:
Anthony Storr
Unknown:
Dr. F. R. Stannard
Unknown:
J. W. Dunne

Regional Variations (3)

Roy Benson, tenor; Ian Holmes and his Band

BBC Home Service Scottish

Irene Sandford. soprano: Frederick Green, tenor; BBC Northern Ireland Orchestra

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

'twixt
ISOBEL BARNETT
ELEANOR SUMMERFIELD and RICHARD MURDOCH DAVID NIXON
Tune-twisters from STEVE RACE
In the chair, Roy PLOMLEY
Devised and written by IAN MESSITER
Produced by Charles Maxwell
Broadcast on July 31. 1966 (Light)

Contributors

Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Eleanor Summerfield
Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
David Nixon
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Written By:
Ian Messiter
Produced By:
Charles Maxwell

A special edition of Gala Concert Hall with PATRICIA REAKES (soprano)
STUART BURROWS (tenor)
OWEN BRANNIGAN (bass-baritone) and the GALA CHORUS
Directed by JOHN MCCARTHY with the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA
Leader, Arthur Leavins
Conductor, MARCUS DODS
Introduced by ALEXANDER MOYES Produced by Gareth Walters

Contributors

Soprano:
Patricia Reakes
Tenor:
Stuart Burrows
Bass-Baritone:
Owen Brannigan
Directed By:
John McCarthy
Conductor:
Marcus Dods
Introduced By:
Alexander Moyes
Produced By:
Gareth Walters

The Breadwinner by W. Somerset Maugham adapted for radio by CYNTHIA PUGHE with Avice Landon
Patrick Barr , Mary Wimbush and Ronald Herdman
Produced by MARTYN C. WEBSTER

Contributors

Radio By:
Cynthia Pughe
Unknown:
Avice Landon
Unknown:
Patrick Barr
Unknown:
Mary Wimbush
Unknown:
Ronald Herdman
Produced By:
Martyn C. Webster
Patrick Battle:
Peter Bartlett
Judy Battle:
Carol Marsh
Diana Granger:
Rosallnd Shanks
Timothy Granger:
Brian Hewlett
Margery Battle:
Avice Landon
Dorothy Granger:
Mary Wimbush
Alfred Granger:
Ronald Herdman
Charles Battle:
Patrick Barr

† Brian REDHEAD discusses some topical matters and some less topical with MARY GOLDRING
Business Editor of The Economist
D. N. MACKAY
Professor of Communications, Keele University
Roy GAZZARD
Director of Development, Killingworth Township

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
Mary Goldring
Unknown:
D. N. MacKay
on BBC Home Service Basic

played by LIONEL SALTER (fortepiano)
Mozart
Sonata-movement in G minor
(K.312)
11.17' Suite in the style of Handel (K.399)
11.27* Rondo in A minor
(K. 511)
11.37' Minuet in D major
(K.355)
Fortepiano by Arnold Dolmetsch

Contributors

Played By:
Lionel Salter

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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