Hearing the Other Side by H. W. R. WADE
Professor of English Law in the University of Oxford
The former Brighton Chief Constable, Mr. Ridge, was summarily dismissed by the Watch Committee without a hearing. The House of Lords recently declared this dismissal invalid. In discussing the wide implications of this important decision Professor Wade considers whether there is a right of self-defence before government departments, local councils, and other organs of government. t Second broadcast
Portrait of William Rufus compiled by EWARD MILLER Lecturer in History in the University of Cambridge from anecdotes and reminiscences of those who knew him
Michael Hordern as William of Malmesbury Stephen Murray as Orderic Vitalls
DAVID KING-WOOD as Eadmer of Canterbury
AUBREY WOODS as The Chronicler
Narrator MICHAEL DEACON
Produced by NESTA PAIN t Second broadcast
Stephen Murray is in ' Six Char. acters in Search of an Author' at the Mayfair Theatre, London followed by an Interlude at 8.25
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conducted by Antal Doratl
Given before an Invited audience in BBC Studio 1. Haida Vale. London. Requests for tickets should be addressed to [address removed], enclosing a stamped addressed envelope.
t by N. C. PHILLIPS
Professor of Modern History, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Professor Phillips attended the recent Quinquennial Congress of the Universities of the Commonwealth in London. He offers his own interpretation of the central issue which dominated the proceedings and divided the delegates into two distinctive groups.
t by JOAN RIMMER
Nansi Richards JONES is the only surviving player of the triple harp. In this programme she plays baroque and traditional Welsh music, and Joan Rimmer talks about the triple harp which was formerly played in many parts of Europe but which survived longest in Wales.
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