and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Directed by Sidney Crooke
Messages from members of the Services in India to their relatives and friends in this country
Band of the Brecknockshire Battalion South Wales Borderers, conducted by Mr. A. H. Trotman
Mr. A. H.
Weekly record of the home life of a British family in time of war (recording)
Belfast Area Church Parade from the Assembly Hall, Belfast. Conducted by the Rev. L. F. Hamel-Smith , S.C.F.
Jesus Christ is risen today (A. and M.
134; I.C.H. 151 ; A.P.B. 57)
Confession and Absolution The Lord's Prayer Psalm 121
Lesson: St. John 20, w. 11-18, read by Brigadier P. H. Hanson , V.C., D.S.O.,
Conquering kings their titles take (A. and M. 175 ; I.C.H. 386; A.P.B. 22)
Collects and Prayer
Blest are the pure in heart (A. and M.
261 ; I.C.H. 521 ; A.P.B. 12)
Address by the Rev. L. F. Hamel-Smith ,
Senior Chaplain to the Forces
Jesus lives (A. and M. 140 ; I.C.H. 152;
National Anthem (1st verse) Blessing
Band of the Royal Ulster Rifles : conductor,
Mr. H. A. Hole
Rev. L. F.
Rev. L. F.
Mr. H. A.
on gramophone records
Apres un reve ; Darts les ruines d'une abbaye (Faure) ; Maggie Teyte (soprano)
L'invitation au voyage ; Phidyle' (Duparc) :
-Charles Panzera (baritone)
Dr. Reginald Jacques compares the symphonic styles of Brahms and Tchaikovsky, whose birthday anniversaries fall next Friday
o Siloh, Capel y Methodistiaid Calfinaidd, Caernarfon. (Religious Service in Welsh, from Siloh Welsh Presbyterian Church, Caernarvon)
Iesu, lesu, rwyt Ti'n ddigon (188 : Ton
Darllen, Matthew 20, 20-28 Gweddi
0 I Na chawn i olwg hyfryd (221 : Tdn
Pregeth gan y Parchedig John Jones
01 Nefol addfwyn Oen (159 : Tdn
Blaenor y gan Robert Jones Organyddes, Katie Dowell
(Cymerir yr emynau o Lyfr Emynau y
Methodistiaid Calfinaidd a Wesleaidd)
Hubert Foss tells the story behind Berlioz's Fantastic Symphony, with gramophone records made by the Paris Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Selmar Meyrowitz
'Wanted— a Domestic Service Charter' : some suggestions by Elaine Burton
(No. 27). Anniversary Number, produced by Francis Dillon
E. F. Graham and Lieut.-Colonel F. J. Salmon , C.M.G., M.C.
BBC Men's Chorus : conductor, Leslie Woodgate. Joseph Farrington (bass). John Wills (piano)
Gaudeamus igitur ; Here's a health to the King ; Cockles and Mussels ; One more river ; Here'* to the maiden ; Mding down from Bangor ; Who killed Cock Robin ?
(All arranged by Leslie Woodgate )
C. H. Mkldleton. and Dr. C. G. Butler
Dr. C. G.
(leader, Leonard Hirsch ) : conductor, Sidney Beer
From the Phoenix Theatre, London
Written by the Quintero Brothers, translated by Helen and Harley Granville-Barker , and adapted by Muriel Pratt. Produced by Howard Rose (by permission of Ealing Studios, Ltd )(by permision of H M Tennent, Ltd )
Series of talks dealing with events of religious significance in the life of the nation, and with the work of the Churches at home and abroad, by the Rev. Nathaniel Micklem , D.D.
Y gyntaf o ddwy raglen ddramatig i gofio'r emynyddes ifanc o Lanfihangelyng - Ngwynfa. Y cyfarwyddo gan T. Rowland Hughes. (Programme in Welsh)
5.20 'What lovely things thy hand hath made ' : a programme of verse and music, compiled and presented by Nan Macdonald , with George Hagan , Marjorie Jones , and the St. Joseph's College (Bradford) Junior Choir
5.55 Children's Hour prayers
Talk by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
Arranged by Joan Littlewood and D.G. Bridson. This week John Daly, well-known American broadcaster, visits the South of England. There in the old city of Chichester he talks to the men and women who are producing Britain's food, and learns what farming means in the county that saw the Battle of Britain and is still raided regularly by the Luftwaffe. Recording of a programme broadcast earlier today to the United States in collaboration with the Columbia Broadcasting System of America.
from Bethel Baptist Church, Barry
Praise to the Holiest in the height (172 :
Reading : John 1, 1-14 Prayer
Who is on the Lord's side ? (382 : Tune,
Address by the Rev. G. Sorton Daties
0 word of God incarnate (192: Tune,
Precentor, Trefor Rhoderick Organist, Bertha Worrall
(Hymns are taken from the revised version of the Baptist Church Hymnal)
Rev. G. Sorton
Appeal on behalf of the Women's Land Army Benevolent Fund, by Donald McCullough
Her Majesty the Queen is Patron of the Women's Land Army Benevolent Fund, which has been recently formed to supplement cases -of hardship that are not adequately covered by State Schemes.
In addition to present reliefs the Fund will seek to provide bursaries, scholarships, and grants for post-war courses at Agricultural and Horticultural Colleges or Farm
Institutes for those who wish to continue their work on the land and aid in the resettlement to peace time occupations.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to [address removed].
with Doris Gambell Gaston Richer the BBC Theatre Chorus, and the BBC Theatre Orchestra : conductor, Stanford Robinson
'Christ is risen '—2. Psalm 118, w.
5-18 ; St. Luke '24, w. 13-35 ; This joyful Eastertide (carol) ; I Peter 1, v. 3
Another story of the Four Men at the Insuma Club in Rhodesia, written by Eric Moore Ritchie , and read by Patric Curwen
Novelty numbers and solo pieces, played by the BBC Variety Orchestra : conductor, Charles ShadwelL with Robert Wilson
on gramophone records
Organ Chorale-Prelude : Rejoice, beloved
Arabeske, Op. 18 (Schumann)
Mazurka in F minor, Op. 7, No. 3
Study m F, Op. 10, No. 8 (Chopin) Capriccio in F minor (Dohndnyi)