and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Conducted by B. Walton O'Donnell. (Gramophone records)
two years ago
Popular records of August 1940
A thought for today : Rev. Michael Bruce ,
F. H. Grisewood : ' It's Your Idea '
Mixed choice of records. The high spot is Isobel Baillie singing 'With verdure clad' from Haydn's ' Creation '
More women war-wojkers in Northern Ireland talk about their wartime lives and jobs
at the organ of the Granada, Harrow
News commentary and interlude
from p. 57 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 18 of Each Returning Day '
Harry Fryer and his Orchestra. From the Tudor Restaurant. Kingston-on-Thames
More Sussex locals choose their favourite records. Written and presented by Peter Eton. Produced by Raymond Raikes
Conducted by Gideon Fagan
ENSA concert for war-workers from a factory canteen. Geraldo and his Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Georgina, Len Camber , George Evans , and Three Boys and a Girl. Guest artists, Forsythe, Seamon, and Farrell
followed by a recording of last night's postscript
2-Mrs. Norman Allin plays and discusses some of her husband's records
Directed by Jack Hardy
Piano Quartet in E flat, Op. 87 played by the London Piano Quartet: Irene Richards (violin) ; Watson Forbes (viola) ; John Moore (cello) ; Reginald Paul (piano)
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom
Conducted by Julius Harrison. Laurance Turner (violin)
Talk by William -Beanie
at the theatre organ. 'A Musical Bouquet'
Discussion between a group of housewives and Freddy Grisewood
Ychydig o hanes y Fedal gan y Parch. Talwrn Jones ynghyd A sgyrsiau byr gan rai o'r ennillwyr. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 ' Salute to Queen Withelmina ': Dutch children in England hold a party in honour of their Queen
5.45 ' The Little Hero of Haarlem ': story by Sara Cone Bryant , told by Eileen
National and Regional announcements, followed by Scottish News summary
Songs by Tchaikovsky, sung by Oda Slobodskaya
In silence we sit, Op. 6, No. 2 Cradle Song. Op. 16, No.
In the Moonlight Night. Op. 73. No. 3 The Night, Op. 73, No. 2 At the Ball, Op. 38, No.
Song of the Gypsy. Op. 60. No. 56 All for thee. Op. 47. No. 5
The second programme in this series of Russian music will be given by Moiseiwitsch on Monday next, September 7, at
7.0 p.m. The third recital will follow on Monday, September 14, at 7.0 p.m. and will be given by Oda Slobodskaya.
Episode one of a new serial for broadcasting by Dale Collins. Produced by Hugh Stewart
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
An R.A.M.C. officer who took part in the Greek campaign describes some of his experiences there
with Binnie Hale , Carter and Evans ; ' Meet Doctor Morelle '. , by Ernest Dudley - presenting the secret memoirs of perhaps the strangest personality in the annals of criminal investigation, with Dennis Arundell as the mysterious Doctor ; Jacques Brown as ' 'Nikolus Ridikoulos ' ; ' Puzzle Corner ' ; ' Radio Rendezvous ', a weekly meeting of war workers and famous personalities arranged by Leonard Urry ; ' Musical Alphabet " and the BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Harry S. Pepper and Ronald Waldman
Talk by Mary Ferguson
Symphony No. 2 in C played by the BBC Orchestra, conducted by Clarence Raybould
The German People's Car : dramatic feature programme, written and produced by W. Farquharson Small
Reading by Collin Brooks of the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill's description of a famous cavalry charge in which he took part, from his first book ' The River War
Gramophone records presented by Parry Jones
and his Orchestra, with Georgina, Beryl Davis , Len Camber , George Evans , Derek Roy , Three Boys and a Girl; and the Singing Sweethearts