and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
played by military bands. (Gramophone records)
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Andrew Bryson and Barbara Laing
Readings selected by Flight Lieut. Neil Hutchison , R.A.F.
' A Cook from the W.R.N.S.'
Mixed choice of records. The high spot is Elgar's Wand of Youth', played by the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the composer
Talk by Ivor Williams
from page 33 of ' New Every Morning ' and page SO of ' Each Returning Day '. Metrical Psalm 96, vv. 1-5 ; Psalm 126; The King of love my shepherd is
Ivy Benson and her Girls Band
11.0 SINGING TOGETHER, by Herbert Wiseman
Be thou my vision (Irish hymn)
The fairies are dancing (Irish-song)
11.20 FOR UNDER-SEVENS : Let's join in. Request programme. 'Brer Rabbit and the Tar Baby', which many listeners have asked to hear again
11.40 SCIENCE AND GARDENING. ' Plant Growth and How We Control It', by H. Alan Peacock
12.0 THE MAKING AND CONTENT OF THE BIBLE. The life and letters of . St. Paul : ' The Letter to the Ephesians ', by the Rev. Canon F. A. Cockin , Canon of St. Paul's
Rev. Canon F. A.
Conducted by Gideon Fagan
followed by a recording of last night's postscript
with Madeleine Christie , James Knight , and Ruby Duncan at the piano. Presented by Howard M. Lockhart
1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (Scotland). ' The Garden ', by George and Ann Scott Moncrieff
2.10 Interval music
2.15 STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' The Horn of Roland ' : a minstrel story of the wars between Christians and Moors in Spain, by Silvia Goodall
2.35 Interval music
2.40 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. ' Music for Plays ' : illustrated talk by Reginald Jacques
Harry Fryer and his Orchestra
on gramophone records ,
Overture (Coriolanus : Beethoven) : Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Dimitri Mitropoulos
Trumpet Concerto (Haydn) : George
Eskdale (solo trumpet), and Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Walter Goehr
Rhapsody, A Shropshire Lad (Butler-worth) : Halle Orchestra , conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Scherzo (An Irish Symphony : Hatty) :
Halle Orchestra , conducted by Sir Hamilton Harty
and the Dance Orchestra, with Paula Green , Sid Buckman , and Ken Beaumont
played by Harry Isaacs and York Bowen
Nifer o bobl y wlad yn son am ou gwaith. Rhaglen dan ofal Myfanwy Howell. (Talk in Welsh)
' A Voyage of Discovery '. Wilfred visits Lincolnshire, the unexplored county, and -finds it a county of explorers, scientists, poets, and musicians, its colourful tulip fields now given over to potato-growing, and its broad acres playing their part in the .battle for freedom as in the old days of Hereward the Wake. Script compiled by Joan Littlewood and produced by Nan Macdonald
National and Regional announcements and Scottish News summary
9-' The Well-Tempered String Quartet' : practical hints and advice by Ivor James. Musical illustrations by a group of young players
A story of London's Theatreland, today and yesterday by Lewis Middleton Harvey. Music by Kenneth Pakeman. Produced by Martyn C. Webster. 6-' Chelsea Interlude '
E. G. Savage , C.B., and F. C. Hooper continue last week's discussion on ' Work ' with a new speaker, J. Paley Yorke , O.B.E., Principal of the Poplar Schook of Engineering and Navigation
with Joyce Grenfell , Lyle Evans , ' Meet Dr. Morelle by Ernest Dudley , with Dennis Arundell ; Robb Wilton in ' A Matter of Form ', by Dick Pepper ; ' Puzzle Corner ' ; ' Inquisition introduced by C. Denier Warren as ' The Grand Inquisitor ', and presented by Leonard Urry ; 'Year by Year'. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Harry S. Pepper and Ronald Waldman
Talk by Mary Ferguson
Conductor, Ian Whyte '
Number Four of the series edited by Stephen Potter and produced with Douglas Cleverdon. 1 — ' Drums 2-' Detection '
featuring Tommy Dorsey , Cleo Brown , Will Fyffe , and the Revellers
Readings from contemporary poets : Adam Drinan and Ronald Maxwell. Presented by Edward Sackville-West