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Service for Primary Schools

BBC Home Service Scottish

Introductory Music
9.8 THE SERVICE
0 worship the King (Tune,
Hanover-S.P. 618)
Story: Care of the sick and injured: Jean Henri Dunant
The Prayer for Peace
Heavenly Father, may thy blessing (Tune, Pleading Saviour-S.P. 516)
Tuesday's broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
Jean Henri Dunant

In many ways the scene is ageless: the desert itself, with its harsh brown rocks and sand: the oases, with their dazzling white houses and pencil-sharp minarets. But civilisation is beginning to make inroads. The car and the transistor radio are no strangers to the desert.
PAUL ROWLAND , who knows and loves the Algerian Sahara, is none too happy at the prospect

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Rowland

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Wimbledon. Henley, and Cricket: Lanes, v. Sussex

BBC Home Service North

The Championships at Wimbledon
Commentary by MAURICE EDELSTON and MAX ROBERTSON from the Centre Court and No. 1 Court, with summaries and comments by BEA WALTER
Results and latest news from the other courts given by BASIL CURTIS
From the AU England Lawn Tennis Club
Essex v. Pakistan
Further commentary from Colchester
Henley Royal Regatta
Commentary and reports by JOHN SNAGGE and JOHN HINDE

Contributors

Commentary By:
Maurice Edelston
Unknown:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
John Snagge
Unknown:
John Hinde

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including:
Meet Paul Scofield : Alan Hay -dock visits a star's dressing-room and talks to him about acting on stage and screen tThe Search for Memory: How does the memory work? Where is the hidden store of past experience and knowledge? DR. JOHN CARTHY talks about the latest ideas of the scientists
Howell Wood : MEINIR BURDEN talks about a gypsy who knocked on their door and stayed forty years tDrop Us a Line: your news, views, and memories
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Scofield
Unknown:
Alan Hay
Talks:
Dr. John Carthy
Unknown:
Howell Wood
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora

Little Katia
Recollections of the life of a little girl in nineteenth-century Tsarist Russia by E. M. Almedingen arranged for broadcasting in six parts by Bertha Lonsdale
Read by BETTY HARDY
Katia's adopted mother Cousin Sophie has died. and Katia herself has been taken 700 miles by coach from Trostnikovo to Tver--back to live with her father. two brothers. and new stepmother. At Tver life for Katia is more idle and luxurious than before: her father even gives a dinner in her honour. 6: An Idle Interlude, then off to School

Contributors

Unknown:
E. M. Almedingen
Read By:
Betty Hardy
Unknown:
Cousin Sophie

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News. Stock Market Report. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Scottish

(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 Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

News

BBC Home Service Midland

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

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Holness

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Maurice Miles Farewell Concert: Alan Loveday, violin: Ulster Orchestra-Part 1: Beethoven

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

in Wurzburg
Heather Harper (soprano) Norma Procter (contralto) Eric Tappy (tenor) Kieth Engen (bass)
Chorus and Symphony
Orchestra of Bavarian Radio
Conducted by Rafael Kubelik
Adagio and Fugue in C minor
(K.546)
8.17* Requiem Mass
From St. Johanniskirche. Wurzburg broadcast by arrangement with Bavarian Radio followed by an interlude

Contributors

Soprano:
Heather Harper
Contralto:
Norma Procter
Tenor:
Eric Tappy
Bass:
Kieth Engen
Conducted By:
Rafael Kubelik
Arrangement With:
Bavarian Radio

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Try Out Your Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

from the University of York
Answers to listeners' scientific and technological questions
In the chair,
PROFESSOR G. P .WELLS
Panel:
ALF DAVEY : social psychologist OLIVER HEAVENS: physicist JOHN MARSDEN : biochemist
RICHARD NORMAN : chemist
Arranged by Mick Rhodes

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor G. P .Wells
Unknown:
Alf Davey
Unknown:
John Marsden
Unknown:
Richard Norman
Arranged By:
Mick Rhodes

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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