and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Messages from British children evacuated to Australia to their parents at home. Programme arranged in collaboration with the Australian Broadcasting Commission
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women :
At the pianos, Andrew Bryson and Barbara Laing
Readings selected by Flight-Lieut. Neil Hutchison , R.A.F.
' It's Your Idea ' : F. H. Grisewood
from a selection of records
Conductor, Rae Jenkins. Kenneth Ellis (bass) *
at the organ of the Regal, Kingstonon-Thames
from page 65 of New Every Morning ' and page 56 of * Each Returning Day My God, I love thee ; Psa'm 40, vv. 1-12; 0 Thou who earnest from above
11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY. 'An Important New Rhythm'
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. China. 'Modem Industry in China ': heavy industries in Hangkow district ; the new cooperative ' Induscb ' in Free China 11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES.
Poetry programme including ' Jack and Bill a poem about two boys who made a streamlined engine called ' The Princess ', and other railway poems by M. A. Campbell
Piano Sonata in G, Op. 78. played by Victor Hely-Hutchinson
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
(Born March 18, 1844)
Symphonic Suite : Antar played by the BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Ian Whyte
2.0 NATURE STUDY. ' Breathing under Water', by W. P. D. Wightman : how animals live under water
2.15 Interval music
2.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). ' Y Pentref': cyfres i blant dros naw mlwydd oed. 10 'Plismon y Pentref': Yr hen amser, y cwnstabl, a'r plismon heddiw
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY. New Zealand : ' The First Sarah ' i the story of one of the earliest white women to settle in New Zealand, by Anna Ross
W. P. D.
Stephane Grappelly and his Quintet
Play by Mary Essex , produced by Hugh Stewart
Trio in B flat played by Robert Masters (violin) ; Nannie Jamieson (viola) ; Muriel Taylor (cello)
Last of a series of six talks on new and recent books, by James Agate
and his Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Len Camber , Georgina, Derek Roy , Doreen Villiers , Johnnie Green , the Singing Sweethearts, and Three Boys and a Girl
(Studio Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gweddiau o'r Ilyfr ' Bob Bore o Newydd'
' The Railway Children', by E. Nesbit , adapted as a dialogue story by Audrey Lucas. Part 3
Imitations by ' 'Hubert'
The old gentleman:
Fuel Flash for housewives and National and Regional announcements
' County Problem' : this week Anthony Hurd is visiting East Suffolk, and in this specially recorded discussion talks over the problems of the county with representative local farmers. Among those taking part is Stuart Paul , Chairman of the East Suffolk War Agricultural Executive Committee
6-First full story of how radiolocation was born : a dramatisation of the discoveries of Sir Robert Watson-Watt . Devised and written" by Donald Stokes. Produced by Leofiard Cottrell
Slavonic Rhapsody No. 3, in A ftat
Two Legends : No. 1, in D minor ; No. 2, in G
Cello Concerto in B minor played by the BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Ian Whyte. Norina Semino (cello)
Adapted from J. M. Barrie 's play of the ' Great War '. Produced by Peter Watts
Pte Kenneth Dowey:
by Flight Lieut. John Strachey-
Honourable Exploitation' the story of Japan's black record as a conqueror and coloniser. Second of a series of programmes that show' what Japanese militarism means in thought and action-at home, among the conquered peoples, and at war. Written by William Empson , Sir Francis Rose , and Igor Vinogradoff. Produced by Francis Dillon
Sidelight on ' detective fiction ', with dramatised excerpts, presented by Ernest Dudley
Programme of gramophone records, presented by Rodney Gallop
6-C. S. Calverley : reading from his works