and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
directed by Jack Hardy with Doris Gambell (soprano)
his weekly choice of gramophone records
at the theatre organ These you have sung
and summary of today's Home Service programmes
Order of Service
Sentences and Collect
Christ, whose glory fills the skies (A. and M. 7; S.P. 26; Rv. C.H. 261)
Lesson: St. John xiii, 1-17
Come, gracious Spirit, heavenly Dove
(A. and M. 209 ; Rv. C.H. 188)
Intercessions and Lord's Prayer -
Thy Kingdom come ! on bended knee The passing ages pray (S.P. 680 ;
Rv. C.H. 153)
Address by R. W. Moore , Head-master of Bristol Grammar School
Oft in danger, oft in woe (A. and M.
291 ; S.P. 619)
played by Frederick Grinke (violin)
David Martin (violin)
played by Harry Engleman 's Quintet
A programme from the oratorios of Mendelssohn
Compiled by Joseph Lewis who conducts
(Chorus-master, Leslie Woodgate )
Led by Marie Wilson with Edward Reach (tenor)
Berkeley Mason (organ)
A convivial medley
Recorded by Debroy Somers and his
Sir Walford Davies
Conductor, Leonard Davies
A radio parlour game compiled by Morley Adams and Neil Munro
The first player is given a clue to the head of the snake - a one-syllable word, for example 'her', and each following player has a clue to the next scale which is the second syllable of a two-syllable word, for example 'her-on'. The first player to break continuity loses a point for his side and the next player continues with the correct solution as the start of the next snake.
C. H. Middleton
Leader, Paul Beard
Conductor, Sir Adrian Boult
Moura Lympany (piano)
A chronicle for broadcasting founded on scenes of Shakespeare's tragedy ' Antony and Cleopatra', and Plutarch's ' Life of Marcus Antonius '
(North's translation) with and members of the BBC Drama
The programme arranged and produced by Peter Creswell
Questions we ask and the Bible answers
8-' How can we arrive at faith in God ?—The judgment of God '
The Rev. Professor T. W. Manson ,
Professor T. W.
Cyfres o raglenni i ddwyn hen arferiad yn 61, wedi eu trefnu gan Idris Lewis
Y Cor dan arweiniad E. J. Richards
(A talk in Welsh on hymns with the tunes sung)
' David Livingstone ' by L. du Garde Peach
A play about the great African missionary explorer who sailed from this country exactly 100 years ago today
by George Gibson
The Chairman of the T.U.C., who presented the King the other week with a gold medal that would act as an ' Open Sesame' if His Majestyshould ever feet disposed to attend a Trades Union Congress meeting, hopes that one of the things that peace will bring will be cheaper travel within the Empire. He believes that it should be possible for all and as familiar and easy as holiday excursions. The idea came to him through his own visits to many members of his family now living in the Dominions.
A recital of songs including the ' Shepherd on the rocks ', by Schubert
(Clarinet obbligato, Pat Ryan )
Conducted by Lieut. G. H. Willcocks Regimental march of the Irish Guards
Lieut. G. H.
An evening service for Youth
Order of Service
Prayer of Invocation
Eternal Ruler of the ceaseless round
Of circling planets singing on their way (S.P. 485 ; Rv. C.H. 489)
Prayers of confession and thanks-giving
God moves in a mysterious way
His wonders to perform (A. and M. 373 ; S.P. 503 ; Rv. C.H. 31)
Lesson: Acts xvii, 16-31 Intercessions
All hail the power of Jesus' name
(A. and M. 300 ; S.P. 440 ; Rv. C.H. 139)
Address by Hugh Lyon , M.C., Head-master of Rugby School, on ' What is God doing ? '
Awake, our souls ! away, our fears !
(A. and M. 682 ; S.P. 451)
An appeal on behalf of the Lord Mayor's Greek Relief Fund by the Rt. Hon. fhe Lord Mayor of London
The Lord Mayor's Fund has been opened to relieve acute distress in Greece arising from the war. For over a year able-bodied men have been steadily called up to meet the constant threats of invasion. Industry, of which agriculture is the chief, has been brought to a standstill. Women, children, and the aged are suffering greatly. Winter is approaching, and winter in the north of Greece is particularly rigorous. Already bitter winds and rain have started, and soon there will be snow to add to the hardships of the population and the misery of those whose homes have been destroyed by the attack.
A som of £15,000 has already been cabled to Athens to be devoted to immediate relief. The Athens Fund will be administered on the spot hy the British Minister's Anglo-Hellenic Committee.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed]
One of the greatest romantic actors of our time will tell you some of his adventures, and act for you scenes from his favourite plays
Production arranged by John Cheatle
(Sec 'Radio Miscellany 1, p. 7)
A programme of quiet and gentle music played by the BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Tate Gilder
Conductor, Stanford Robinson with the BBC Theatre Chorus
' Thy King cometh '
2—' The word of life '
Psalm cxix, 33-40 ; II Timothy iii,
14-iv, 5 ; Lord, thy word abideth (A. and M. 243); St. John vi, 67 and 6S
Leader, J. Mouland Begbie
Conductor, Ian Whyte
A selection of simple pieces by Schubert and Schumann played by the Chalumeau Ensemble