and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Conductor, Walter Barry
plays popular organ music
from St. James's Church, Higher Broughton , Salford, National Anthem Prayers
Through the nigh: of doubt and sorrow
(A. and M. 274 ; C.H. 214)
First Lesson : from Psalm 27 Psalm 84
Second Lesson : I Peter 5, vv. 6-11
All people that on earth do dwell (A. and M. 166 ; C.H. 229)
0 God, our help in ages past (A. and M.
165 ; C.H. 681)
Address by the Rev. T. Billington
Praise, my sou], the King of heaven (A. and M. 298 ; C.H. 21)
In this service, attended by members of all branches of Civil Defence, the Lessons will be read by the Mayoress, Mrs. James Park , and the Chief Air-Raid Warden, Captain S. H. Humpson , M.C.
Captain S. H.
Rollo Myers. Yesterday was the anniversary of the birth of Debussy, and his music is the subject of this talk
Troise and his Banjoliers
Arranged by Stanford Robinson. Sung by the BBC Men's Chorus, conducted by Charles Groves. Stanley Riley (baritone)
Kemo Kimo ; Who's dat a-calling ? ; Li*l
Liza Jane ; De Old Folks at Home ; Polly Wolly Doodle ; Camptown Races
Directed by David McCallum , with Linda Parker
Conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell
P. S. G.
Fortnightly programme from the countryside. 9-Scotland. Announcer, Alexander Keith. Guest, A. G. Street. Music arranged by Ian Whyte. Producer, Elizabeth Adair
John Ireland recalls with gramophone records three memorable first performances in this country : The Brahms Clarinet Quintet ; Stravinsky's ' Rite of Spring' ; Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony
First speaker this week is James Taylor , O.B.E., Chairman of the Central Allotments Committee for Northern Ireland, who speaks about ' The Distribution of Seeds and Plants in Northern Ireland '
Conducted by Julius Harrison
A Demonstration of the Vanity of Human Wishes, the Importance of Being Earnest, the Inevitability of Fate, the Economic Law, the Immortality of the Soul, and the Pleasures of Hope, written by James Bridie and produced by Moultrie R. Kelsall (by permission of the Old Vic and Sadler's
Viscount Pascal of Little Woldingham:
Sir Anthony Craye, Bart., K.C.V.O F.R.C.S:
2—'The Foundations on which Paul Built' : talk by the Rev. Anthony C. Deane , Canon of Windsor
Rev. Anthony C.
(Hymn-Singing in Welsh). Rhaglen o ganu emynau o Bethel, Capel yr Annibynwyr, Llansamlet
' The Princes of this World '. Tenth of a play sequence specially written for the Children's Hour by Dorothy L. Sayers. Produced by Val Gielgud
' Helping the Farmer' : W. D. Carson describes his technical work in connection with agriculture
Talk by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
Conductor, Boyd Neel
13-Tributc to the week's outstanding worker on the War Front. Produced by Marjorie Banks
From Langside and Shawlands United Free Church, Glasgow
Paraphrase 20, vv. 1-5 : How glorious
Sion's courts appear (Tune : Irish)
Prayer and the Lord's Prayer
O Lord of heaven, and earth, and Sea, vv. 1, 4, and 6 (C. H. 19 ; A. and M. 365)
Lesson : Hosea 10. vv. 1-3,' 12, and 13 Honea 11, vv. 1-4, 8, and 9 Prayer
Souls of men! why will ye scatter ? vv. 3-6 (C.H. 395 ; A. and M. 634)
Address by the Rev. Andrew McNab ,
Moderator of the General Assembly of the United Free Church of Scotland
Today thy mercy calls us (C.H. 684; A. and M. 765)
Organist, William Gavin
Appeal on behalf of St. John's Guild for the Blind by Howard Marshall
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed]
Written and produced by Francis Dillon
or 'The Lass that Loved a Sailor'. Written by W. S. Gilbert, composed by Arthur Sullivan. Adapted for broadcasting by Geoffrey Dunn. Produced by Gordon McConnel. (By permission of Rupert D'Oyly Carte) (by permission of Emile Littler)
First Lord's sisters, his cousins, his aunts, sailors, marines, etc.
Scene : Quarterdeck of H.M.S. 'Pinafore' off Portsmouth. Act 1 : Noon ; Act 2 : Night.
BBC Theatre Chorus, BBC Theatre Orchestra: conductor, Stanford Robinson
The Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. (First Lord of the Admiralty):
Capt. Corcoran (commanding H.M.S. 'Pinafore '):
Ralph Rackstraw (Able Seaman):
Dick Deadeye (Able Seaman):
Bill Bobstay (Boatswain's Mate):
Josephine (the Captain's daughter):
' Blessed are the meek Psalm 37, w.
1-11 ; St. Luke 14, vv. 7-14 ; 0 Son of man, our hero strong and tender ; St. Matthew 5, v. 6
Delius and Ireland. Fourth of a series of gramophone programmes presented by Boyd Neel
and his Music, with Jack Cooper , in twenty minutes of music from the Walt Disney films