and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
(tenor), on gramophone records
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Rev. Leslie D. Weatherhead
Rev. Leslie D.
Ruth Drew : ' Try Something New '
Popular dance music and songs on gramophone records
Through all the changing scenes of life (A. and M. 290, omitting vv. 3 and 4; S.P. 677; omitting vv. 3 and 4; Tune, Wiltshire)
Prayers: The Prayer of St. Richard; The Lord's Prayer
Thy kingdom come, O God (A. and M. 217; C.H. 152: Tune, St. Cecilia)
(For Welsh schools.) Cwrs y Byd
News commentary and interlude
from page 113 of 'New Every Morning' and page 60 of ' Each Returning Day '. Brothers joining hand to hand ; Psalm 84 ; 0 Holy Spirit, Lord of grace
Solomon (piano), on gramophone records
Au bord d'une source (Liszt)
Nocturne in D flat, Op. 27, No. 2 (Chopin) Berceuse, Op. 57 (Chopin)
10—' The Importance of Mothering ' : talk by Ruth Thomas , Educational Psychologist, Mental Health Emergency Committee
11.0 SCOTTISH HERITAGE: 'The
' Making of Harris Tweed ', by Kathleen Goldie
11.20 ' IF YOU WERE CHINESE ' : Dr. Yeh, London Director of the Chinese Ministry of Information, tells the schools more about China at war. Episode 11 in the serial story of Mei Mei and Dee Dee
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. Psychology : 8-' The Mind and . the Brain by James Drever , Lecturer in Philosophy at King's College, Newcastle
Talk to farmers, by T. A. Wedder spoon
at the organ of the Granada, Clapham Junction
ENSA concert for war-workers from a factory canteen. Geraldo and his Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Georgina, Len Camber , George Evans , Derek Roy , Three Boys and a Girl. Guest artists, Harry Lester and his Hayseeds
' Conducted by Leslie Heward
2.0 TRAVEL TALKS. North and Central America : ' A Village in Mexico ', by Rodney Gallop
2.15 Interval music
2.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). ' Rhigwm a Chan ' ; cyfres i blant dan naw mlwydd oed. 11 — 'Y Nadolig'. Addurno'r ty, clychau, canu carolau, hongian hosanau, Santa Clos , fydd prif bwyntiau'r wers hon.
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH I. English for everyday use. ' The Rose and the Ring ' — 1, adapted by Spike Hughes. A Christmas pantomime written specially for children by W. M. Thackeray
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
From the Church of the Holy Name, Manchester. Address by the Rev. Louis Threlfall , S.J.
Directed by Michael Krein
A gastronomic panorama cooked by Denzil Batchelor and served up by Lance Sieveking. Music selected and arranged by Maurice Brown
A multitude of minor characters, including Adam, Eve, another China-man, Katherine of Aragon, French waiters, and children
Mrs Carey, senior:
Walter Legge on William Walton 's incidental music to ' Macbeth '. (Repeat of the broadcast on September 13)
Sgwrs gan Aelod Seneddol. (Talk in Welsh)
Sgwrs gan Samuel Shaw. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 Letter from America, by Olive Shapley , and some favourite gramophone records
5.45 ' Wild Animals and their Training ', by Marcus La Touche.
Many listeners will remember Viscount, the clever dog who has broadcast in Children's Hour on more than one occasion. Today you can hear his master, who taught. Viscount all his tricks, telling of some of his adventures while training wild animals.
National and Regional announcements, followed by Scottish News summary
Fortnightly talks for Northern Ireland listeners on some of the problems and conditions of life in wartime
Lilting music, melody, and song for everybody. Solo pianist, Harriet Cohen. Anne Ziegler , Webster Booth, and the BBC Revue Chorus in vocal selections from ' The New Moon ', arranged by Wally Wallond ; Anne Lenner presents the ' Film Hit of the Week' : John Ansell conducts one of his own compositions ; Charles Smart at the BBC theatre organ ; BBC Revue Orchestra and the Dance Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas. Produced by Henry Reed
Christian thinkers discuss some of the things in which we trust for a new world. 3-' Education ' : Sir Walter Moberley , D.S.O., D.Litt.
' From Kinsman to Citizen': talk by C. Daryll Forde , Ph. D.
Would all the members of your family stick together in a quarrel between, say, your father and some neighbours, no matter who was ' in the wrong '? Daryll
. Forde discusses this kind of question in the tenth talk in this series.
Produced by Stephen Potter
with Jack Train ; and Dino Galvani , Sydney Keith , Horace Percival , Clarence Wright , Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers , Vera Lennox , Kay Caven dish, and Paula Green. The show written by Ted Kavanagh. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Slradwell. Produced by Francis Worsley
Opera by Glinka, founded on the poem by A. S. Pushkin. Produced by Stanford Robinson and Mark H. Lubbock
BBC Theatre Chorus, BBC
Theatre Orchestra : conductor, Stanford Robinson
Wartime fairy story with lots of morals ; written by Henrik Ege ; music by Henry Reed. ' Most Illuminating'. Frederick Burtwell as ' Mr. Cropper', Wynne Ajello as ' 'Conscience', Kitty de Legh as ' Mrs. Cropper', Harold Scott as ' Mr. Brown '. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas. Produced by Henry Reed. (Recording of the broadcast on October 15)
sung by Henry Cummings. Presented by Hubert Foss
Extract from ' The Weald of Youth ', by Siegfried Sassoon. Selected and presented by Edward Sackville-West