and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Frank Crumit , America's foremost light ballad singer
Exercises for men
7.40 Exercises for women
and summary of today's Home Service programmes
A talk about what to eat and how to cook it, by Ambrose Heath
A selection of records taken at random from the racks
at the theatre organ
Two swing tunes:
George Gershwin 's melodies
Leader, Laurance Turner Conductor, Gideon Fagan
News commentary and interlude
from p. 13 of ' New Every Morning' and p. 26 of ' Each Returning Day'
played by BBC Military Band
Conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell
P. S. G.
11.0 The music shop
Planned by John Horton
13-' Listening to a concert'
11.20 Intermediate French by Jean-Jacques Oberlin ,
Yvonne Oberlin , and Renee Farnal
' Chantez, mes enfants! '
11.40 Senior geography
Making a new world: Term 1
British Africa and its development: West Africa. 4-' At school in West
Africa': Kofi Abrefa Busia
played by Leslie England and Doris Hardcastle
F. H. Grisewood brings to the microphone people in the news, people talking about the news, and interesting visitors to Britain
(A recording of last night's broadcast)
A five-minute talk to the women behind the fighting line
In the little group of regular weekly talks to those serving on the Home Front-' The Kitchen Front' and ' Signpost', both on Tuesdays, and ' Calling All Women ', on Thursdays -a topical talk will be introduced from time to time bearing on hints to factory workers and war workers in general, whose two main problems are meals and sleep.
'Calling All Women' will be devoted to such hints today.
played by Gaby Valle (soprano)
Marie Korchinska (harp)
Marie Korchinska, who was born in Moscow, studied at the Conservatoire there, winning its much-coveted gold medal. Soon afterwards she became harp professor in succession to her teacher. She has lived in England for many years and has frequently broadcast. Gaby Valle, who is also well known to listeners, was born in Cairo. She studied under the famous maestro Baraldi and has sung all over the Continent. A few years ago she created the part of 'lernin', the mystic Stone Maiden in the first all-British grand opera at the Lyceum Theatre, London.
Two points of view by the Rev. James I. Macnair, Chairman of the Livingstone Memorial, Blantyre, and the Rev. James Dougall of the Church of Scotland Foreign Mission Department.
Rev. James I.
2.0 Nature study
Round the countryside
Putting questions to nature-3
'Can animals teach us anything about camouflage ?
J. M. Cowan
2.15 Interval music
2.20 Physical training
(For use in classrooms) by Edith Dowling
2.35 Interval music
2.40 British history
Movements and men-1700-1800
Exploration: Captain Scott by David Scott Daniell
played by Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Music played by:
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom
Symphony No. 1, in G minor played by BBC Scottish Orchestra
Leader, J. Mouland Begbie
Conductor, Ian Whyte
with Dorothy Summers, Marjorie Westbury, Stuart Vinden, Chris Gittins, Harry Porter, Jan Berenska and his Orchestra
Produced by Martyn C. Webster
Rhagor o awgrymiadau sut i gynllunio ein prydiau bwyd o ddydd i ddydd gan Jeanette E. Jones
(A talk in Welsh)
5.20 ' A sea voyage ' another Toytown story by S. G. Hulme-Beaman
5.55 Children's Hour Epilogue
followed by National and Regional announcements
' Storing fodder' by Anthony Hurd and W. G. Phillips
All brand new, bigger and better than ever with Kenway and Young, Reginald Purdell, Hugh Morton, Helen Clare, Clarence Wright, Revue Chorus, and BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell
Sketches by Douglas Young and Eric Barker
Presented by Leslie Bridgmont
' Tired tempers '
The Armstrongs try to get to the bottom of a family row
Was it mostly war strain, or what ?
Lalo's Symphonie Espagnole for violin, and orchestra with the BBC Northern Orchestra
Conducted by Maurice Johnstone
Eda Kersey is practically a self-taught violinist. After only a year or two's tuition she developed her playing by studying and by constant attendance at concerts at which great violinists were appearing.
Her first important engagement was in 1925, when she played Mendelssohn's Concerto at the old Bournemouth studio. Since then, she has broadcast frequently.
by Godfrey Heseltine
The place is the sitting-room of a house on the Polish-German frontier
The time is the morning of September 1, 1939
Produced by Val Gielgud
The young Italian:
The Polish Lieutenant:
by Air-Marshal Sir Philip Joubert
A comedy get-together show with Rupert Hazell and Elsie Day
Nosmo King and Hubert
BBC Revue Chorus and Variety Orchestra, conducted by Ernest Long staffe
Address by Very Rev. E. N. Porter Goff ,
Provost of Portsmouth
E. N. Porter
with Mantovani and his Orchestra