and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
five years ago
Popular records of August 1937
Helen Burke : ' Potatoes have everything'
Records taken at random from the rack
at the organ of the Regent Cinema, Bournemouth
News commentary and interlude
from p. 17 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 12 of ' Each Returning Day'
Coventry Hippodrome Orchestra : conductor, William Pethers. From the New Hippodrome, Coventry
with Rita Williams and Harry Coster
Billy Merrin and his
Harold Fairhurst (violin) and Joan Baker (piano)
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
' Our American Guests ' : talk by Rena Bosanquet
with Marie Korchinska (harp)
H.M. ROYAL HORSE GUARDS
Conducted by Captain J. A; Thomburrow, Director of Music, Royal Horse Guards
Conducted by Julius Harrison
Mee, the People': the third talk in this series of interviews with British people, designed to show the people of North America what they are really like. Leslie Merrion , a bricklayer, is" interviewed by Warren MacAlpine , and tells him about his job, his hobbies, his Trades Union work, and his little daughter.Brenda
presented with gramophone records by Walter Legge
(Studio Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gweddiau o'r llyfr 'Bob Bore o Newydd '
' Sampson's Circus', by Howard Spring. Adapted by Muriel Levy and produced by Nan Macdonald. Part 5— ' The Mystery is Solved'
' Fuel Flash' for housewives, and National and Regional announcements
3-Prague. Written by Frantisek Langer. Produced by Walter Rilla
played by the BBC Orchestra : conductor, Sir Adrian Boult. Programme presented by John Gough
(Conducted by the composer)
in ' Anything for a Change'. First of six diversions written by Phillip Leaver. With Winifred Oughton , Ewart Scott , Bill Stephens , and Joan Young. Singers, Bettie Bucknelle , and Tom Lynch. BBC Revue Orchestra : conductor, Mansel Thomas. Produced by Reginald Smith
by E. W. Hornung. Adapted by Johh Maitland. Produced by John Richmond
by Peter Masefield
Address by the Rev. Ronald H. G. Budge
Rev. Ronald H. G.
New revue by Ronald Jeans. Music by Kenneth Leslie-Smith . Produced by Eric Fawcett. With Gwen Lewis , Hugh Morton , Vera- Lennox, Fred Yule , Ian Sadler. The Dance Orchestra, conducted by Billy Ternent
sung by Heddle Nash
Lately returned to this country from Australia, where he went at the beginning of the war, Heddle Nash is once more delighting music lovers with his magnificent tenor voice. Nash is one of the many fine singers who have made their reputation in opera with the Old Vic. He has worked with the British National Opera Company, and the Covent Garden Opera Company, and has also taken part in several international seasons at Covent Garden.
Another reading of poetry written by members of the armed Forces in the present war
and his Correct Tempo Ballroom Band, with Edna Kaye , Lyn Rayner , and Paul Rich. From the Hammer-smith Palais de Danse, London