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Regional Variations (5)

The Children's Hour

Regional Programme Northern

Scottish Children's Hour

Regional Programme Scotland

The Children's Hour

Regional Programme Western

5 The Children's Hour

Regional Programme London

(17.15) ' The Princess, the Pixieand the Pebble'
A Play by DINAH HELSTON
Songs by DAPHNE HICKMAN (soprano)
THE MIDLAND STUDIO ORCHESTRA, directed by FRANK CANTELL

Contributors

Play By:
Dinah Helston
Songs By:
Daphne Hickman
Directed By:
Frank Cantell

Regional Variations (5)

' The First News'

Regional Programme Western

The First News

Regional Programme Northern

'The First News'

Regional Programme London

' The First News '

Regional Programme Scotland

(18,00)
Weather Forecast, First General News Bulletin and Bulletin for Farmers, followed by Regional Announcements and Regional Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Variations (4)

THE VARIO TRIO

Regional Programme London

A Recital

Regional Programme Scotland

Cyngerdd y Meibion

Regional Programme Western

The Midland Studio Chorus
Under the direction of Edgar Morgan
American Traditional Songs

One Morning in May
Old Gray Mare
Who will shoe your bonny feet?
Boll Weevil Song
O bury me beneath the Willow
La Cucaracha
Red Iron Ore
C.C. Rider
(The American Song-Bag)

Regional Variations (4)

Two Short Plays

Regional Programme Western

London Regional Programme

Regional Programme Scotland

Famous Trials-2

Regional Programme London

(21.15) A Microphone Impression of the Historic Midland Cathedrals
5-WORCESTER
Narrator, WALTER PITCHFORD
Music by THE WORCESTER CATHEDRAL CHOIR
Conducted by Sir IVOR ATKINS
(Organist and Master of the Choristers)
Relayed from The Cathedral, Worcester WORCESTER CATHEDRAL has many features of great interest. The crypt was built by St. Wulfstan at the end of the eleventh century. The choir is one of the best examples of thirteenth century work. There are thirty-seven quaintly carved misericords. The monuments include the tomb of King John, who died at Newark, and-in a beautiful Perpendicular chantrythat of Arthur, Prince of Wales, who died at Ludlow in 1502.

Contributors

Narrator:
Walter Pitchford
Conducted By:
Sir Ivor Atkins

Regional Programme Midland

About Regional Programme

Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More