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(261 m.) Midday North: miscellany

BBC Home Service North

Gaelic News

BBC Home Service Scottish

A series in which you meet interesting and unusual people from all walks of life
Stitch in Time
A chance letter brought together a merchant tailor in England and a mass-production maker of trousers in Australia.
Robert Gunnell talks to JOHN-
WHITE, the tailor, now retired, about how the relationship developed.

Contributors

Talks:
Robert Gunnell
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by LESLIE PEROWNE from the BBC Sound Archives
A talk by General Sir William Slim , G.B.E. now
Field-Marshal Viscount Slim , K.G.
Broadcast on November 24, 1946

Contributors

Introduced By:
Leslie Perowne
Talk By:
General Sir William Slim
Unknown:
Field-Marshal Viscount Slim

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind. including:
'Appy May, Blithesome May!:
URSULA BLOOM talks to Jack Singleton about May Day celebrations around Stratfordupon-Avon during her childhood
I spy with my little eye something beginning with M: Eric Roberts recounts the problems of wearing a monocle. f Spring Reading: GARETH LLOYD
EVANS looks at some new paperbacks
Introduced by DAVID STEVENS from the Midlands

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Singleton
Unknown:
Eric Roberts
Unknown:
Gareth Lloyd
Introduced By:
David Stevens

Regional Variations (2)

Story Time: Two Times Table: 2

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Little Women by Louisa M. Alcott adapted as a dramatised reading in seven parts by PHILIP GARSTON-JONES
Read by YSANNE CHURCHMAN -
The climax to Christmas Day was a splendid meal provided by old Mr. Laurence, but Jo suspects that Laurie. whom she considers ' a capital fellow.' was really responsible. and she feels she would value his friendship.
2: A capital fellow
Produced by Brian Hulme in the BBC's Midland studios

Contributors

Unknown:
Louisa M. Alcott
Read By:
Ysanne Churchman
Produced By:
Brian Hulme

Regional Variations (7)

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News

BBC Home Service Scottish

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

BBC Home Service North

News. Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

News. Stock Market Report News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh
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-From the Local Press
Introduced by Tim GUDGIN
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin

Regional Variations (2)

Welsh for Beginners

BBC Home Service Welsh

Richard Murdoch and Deryck Guyler in On The Run with NORMA RONALD. RONALD BADDILEY JOHN GRAHAM , EDWIN Apps DAVID FALLON
Written by Brian Cooke. Johnnie Mortimer and Edward Taylor
Produced by EDWARD TAYLOR
Broadcast on January ]5 tLiyht)

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Norma Ronald.
Unknown:
Baddiley John Graham
Unknown:
Edwin Apps
Unknown:
David Fallon
Written By:
Brian Cooke.
Written By:
Johnnie Mortimer
Produced By:
Edward Taylor

Regional Variations (3)

Richard Markson. cello; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: Mozart. Haydn. Stravinsky

BBC Home Service Scottish

Jürgen Hess. violin; BBC Midland Light Orchestra

BBC Home Service Midland

A programme of light music played for you by the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader. Arthur Leavins
Conducted by Eric Robinson
Introduced by ALEXANDER Moyes

Contributors

Conducted By:
Eric Robinson
Introduced By:
Alexander Moyes

by T. B. Morris with Paul Daneman
The action of the play passes In or near Bertran de Born's castle of Hautefort, in Permord, during a few days of August, IIS3.
Cast m order of speaking:
Songs composed by ALAN PAUL Lute played by DESMOND DUPRÉ
Produced by NORMAN WRIGHT
See facing page

Contributors

Unknown:
T. B. Morris
Unknown:
Paul Daneman
Composed By:
Alan Paul
Played By:
Desmond Dupré
Produced By:
Norman Wright
Charles Mauriac, an officer:
Basil Jones
Rene, Bertran's page:
John Baddeley
Bertran de Born, Viscount of Hautefort:
Paul Daneman
Huguette, Bertran's housekeeper:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen ofEngland:
Anna Burden
Guiscarde de Camborn a young lady of Aquitaine:
Polly Murch
SirGilles de Foix, Bertran's friend:
Gabriel Woolf
Hermyssende de Pellecars, an age ing lady of Aquitaine:
Vivienne Chatterton
Adalazie Faidit, another young lady of Aquitaine:
Valerie Kirkbright
Sir Geoffrey Beresford an Englishofficer:
Humphrey Morton
Thomas of Wappins, English master of ordnance:
Nigel Clayton
English Quartermaster:
Arthur Lawrence
Henry II, King of England:
Geoffrey Wincott

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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