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or the sad story (told by himself) of how R. F. DELDERFIELD , the playwright, quietly left the stage-and with only the fewest of regrets became R. F. Delder field, novelist

Contributors

Unknown:
R. F. Delderfield
Unknown:
R. F. Delder

A series of five stories about animals
3: A uncommon stupid dogby DOROTHY COTTRELL abridged by Michael Bowen
Read by BRUCE BEERY
1 Broadcast on Jan. 18, 1966

Contributors

Unknown:
Dorothy Cottrell
Abridged By:
Michael Bowen
Read By:
Bruce Beery
on BBC Home Service Basic

A programme that sets out to answer listeners' scientific and technological questions
In the chair, PROFESSOR G. P. WELLS
Panel:
D. E. BROADBENT : psychologist J. R. NAPIER : anthropologist
A. B. PIPPARD: physicist
J. S. SAWYER : meteorologist
Arranged by Archie Clow
Broadcast on October 20. 1966

Contributors

Unknown:
D. E. Broadbent
Unknown:
J. R. Napier
Unknown:
A. B.
Unknown:
J. S. Sawyer
Arranged By:
Archie Clow
on BBC Home Service Basic

Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
In my opinion: FREDDY BLOOM
Around the World in Seven
Years: WENDY MYERS , who visited more than a hundred countries, talks to Ivor Mills
Not just making tea and scones: HILARY TURNBULL talks to Bob Forbes about running a tea-room
Talk of books and writers:
PETER BUCKMAN reviews Shena Mackay 's new novel, ANN PRIOR, eighteen-year-old novelist, discusses her first book with John Laird , and NOEL BARBER talks about two books on Baluchistan and the Friendly Islands
It isn'all that it's made out to be: ANN STADEN describes a weekend away from the children
Richard HURNDALL reads No White Coat by ROBERT TIBBER i Eighth of ten instalments

Contributors

Introduced By:
Marjorie Anderson
Unknown:
Wendy Myers
Unknown:
Bob Forbes
Unknown:
Peter Buckman
Unknown:
Shena MacKay
Unknown:
John Laird
Talks:
Noel Barber
Unknown:
Richard Hurndall
on BBC Home Service Basic

The Lawn Tennis Championships
Commentary by MAURICE EDELSTON and MAX ROBERTSON from the Centre Court and No. 1 Court, with summaries and comments by TONY MOTTRAM and ALF CHAVE
Results and latest news from the other courts given by BASIL CURTIS
From the All England Lawn Tennis Club

Contributors

Commentary By:
Maurice Edelston
Commentary By:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Tony Mottram
Unknown:
Alf Chave
on BBC Home Service Basic

from The Chapel Royal,
H.M. Tower of London
Introit: Duo Seraphim (Victoria)
Responses (William Smith )
Psalm 29
Lessons: 1 Kings 17
St. Luke 6, vv. 20-38
Canticles (Purcell in A minor)
Anthem: Tu es Petrus (Palestrina)
Organ voluntary: First movement of Sonata No. 2 (Hmdemith)
Organist and Master of the Music, JOHN WILLIAMS

Contributors

Unknown:
William Smith
Music:
John Williams

Regional Variations (7)

News Stock Market Report

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Midland

News Round-Up

BBC Home Service South and West

Round-Up

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

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

BBC Home Service North

Scottish Newsreel

BBC Home Service Scottish
on BBC Home Service Basic

Latest regional news - The stories behind the headlines-Scotland Yard Calling-South-East Sport - MICHAEL BROOKE looks at listeners' letters in Postscript
Introduced by Tim GUDGIN
Produced by the South-East news unit

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Brooke
Introduced By:
Tim Gudgin

Regional Variations (2)

Sporting Chance Final

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

ANONA WINN, JOY ADAMSON
NORMAN HACKFORTH , PETER GLAZE with a mystery voice, and KENNETH HORNE in the chair
Produced by Bobby Jaye
Pre-recorded at The Paris, Lower
Regent Street, London, S.W.1

Contributors

Unknown:
Joy Adamson
Unknown:
Norman Hackforth
Unknown:
Peter Glaze
Unknown:
Kenneth Horne
Produced By:
Bobby Jaye

adapted in six episodes from his television serial by Donald Wilson with William Franklyn , Lana Horris Austin Trevor , Gudrun Ure
4: View Halloo!
Mr. Caldwell arrives at the Inverrannoch Inn, where he meets The Rev. Murdo Aitchison and recognises him. He is certain that when they met before Aitchison was not a clergyman.
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON
Broadcast on May 2.7. 1963 (Lisht)

Contributors

Unknown:
Donald Wilson
Unknown:
William Franklyn
Unknown:
Lana Horris
Unknown:
Austin Trevor
Unknown:
Gudrun Ure
Unknown:
Rev. Murdo Aitchison
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Caldwell:
Norman Claridge
The Rev Murdo Aitchison:
John Graham
Beattie:
Michael Deacon
Alison Campbell:
Gudrun Ure
Dr Roger Kenyon:
William Franklyn
Isobel Gilmour:
Lana Morris
Struan MacDonald:
Duncan McIntyre
General Campbell:
Austin Trevor
Ferguson:
Lewis Stringer
Jackson:
Timothy West
Mrs Gilchrist:
Molly Rankin

Regional Variations (2)

Llangollen International Eisteddfod: the day's competitions and a vibit to this evening's concert

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

Christian Ferras (violin)
Radio Frankfurt
Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Georg Ludwig Jochum
Part 1
Symphony No. 29, in A major
(K.201)
8.22* Violin Concerto No. 3, in G major (K.216)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Georg Ludwig Jochum

Regional Variations (2)

Northern Ireland development discussed by Professor J. R. Parkinson

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland
on BBC Home Service Basic

Major-General
Sir Edward Spears well known as a soldier and in the City, is also a military writer of the first rank
† John Terrains talks about this aspect of Sir Edward's life and illustrates his appraisal with excerpts from Sir Edward's books and conversation with their author

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Edward Spears
Talks:
John Terrains

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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