and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
(baritone), on gramophone records
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 For women : May Brown
At the pianos, Andrew Bryson and Lena Blackman.
Rt. Rev. the Lord Bishop of Lichfield
Mabel Constanduros .(' Mrs.
Buggins ') *
at the organ of the Granada, Clapham Junction
Some Ulster people describe the changes that war has brought in their jobs
All people that on earth do dwell (A. and M. 166, omitting v. 5; S.P. 443, omitting v. 5; C.H. 229: Tune, Old Hundredth)
Prayers: The Prayer for God's Presence; the Lord's Prayer
Forth in thy name, O Lord, I go (A. and M. 8, omitting v. 2; S.P. 39, omitting v. 2; C.H. 651, omitting v. 2: Tune, Angel's Song)
from page 109 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 28 of Each Returning Day'. Three in One; Benedictus; Breathe on me
Astra Desmond (contralto), on gramophone records
' The Housewife in Wartime', by Ruth Drew
' Picking Wild Flowers', by Margery James
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS. Ann Driver : ' Gradual Changes of Speed'
11.20 HOW THINGS BEGAN. 'Smiths provide new tools by Rhoda Power : the Bronze Age; metal workers of the Ancient East (3500 B.C.)
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH, by Jean-Jacques 'Oberlin. 'Jeanne, ]a bonne Lorraine'. (Repetition de l'émission du 6 octobre, 1942)
Tunes from the Great White Way on gramophone records
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain.
Tomorrow is the anniversary of the Anglo-Turkish Pact of 1939. A traveller recently returned from Turkey gives his impressions of the country
The Chantry Singers and Lucy Pierce (piano)
From the ' BBC at War ' Exhibition, City
'Art Gallery, Manchester
2.0 THE MUSIC SHOP, devised by John Horton. ' Looking at the Score'
2.20 PHYSICAL TRAINING (for use in classrooms), by Audrey Nicol
2.35 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Good writing. Book talk by Lettice Cooper ? ' Silas Marner ', by George Eliot
Band of the Loyal Regiment : conductor, Mr. E. G. R. Palmer
Mr. E. G. R.
from New College, Oxford
Versicles and Responses Psalm 61
First Lesson : Deuteronomy 10, w. 12-22 Magnificat (Farrant in A minor)
Second Lesson : Acts 10, w. 1-16 Nunc dimittis (Farrant in A minor) Creed and Collects
The Lord is my shepherd (Stanford) Prayers
The Lord my pasture shall prepare (E.H.
Organist, H. K. Andrews
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
' Seven Days' Leave', written and read by James Harpole. (Previously broadcast May 30, 1942)
(Welsh Children's Hour). ' Y Tywysog Llawen ' : drama radio i blant, gan Wil Ifan. (Yn seiliedig ar stori Oscar Wilde)
5.30 Another story from ' Bitty and the Bears ', by Elizabeth Gorrell , told by Elizabeth
5.45 My Crowded Solitude', by Jack McLaren : first of six fortnightly talks
Nationaland Regional announcements
re-opens (under the auspices of C.E.M.A.) as the first State Theatre in the United Kingdom
6.30 Laurence Housman talks about the old Theatre from 1766 to 1942, and about the future plans of the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts
6.37 Lance Sieveking makes a brief running commentary from a box
6.41 The Jacques String Orchestra
(conductor, Reginald Jacques) plays a specially arranged overture of eighteenth-century airs
6.46 Dame Sybil Thomdike, D.B.E., before the curtain, speaks Herbert Farjeon's Prologue composed for the occasion
6.50 Curtain up: 'She Stoops to Conquer', by Oliver Goldsmith. Presented by the Old Vic Company, produced by Dorothy Green Cast includes Sybil Thorndike as Mrs. Hardcastle, and O.B. Clarence as Mr. Hardcastle, supported by Stanford Holme, Thea Holme, Kay Bannerman, and others
War-time fairy story with lots of morals, written by Henrik Ege ; music by Henry Reed. Episode 4-' Picnic Papers '. Frederick Burtwell as Mr. Cropper, Billie Sinclair as Mrs. Cropper, Wynne Ajello as Conscience, Eliot Makeham as 'The Man Next Door'. The Still Small Voices' : the Bachelor Girls. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Henry Reed
Magazine for Scottish ' listeners, edited by Edwin Muir
George Black's youngsters strike a new note. Sid Field leads the gang, with Debroy Somers and his Band. Produced by George Black. Directed by Tom Ronald.
with spontaneous answers to ' Any Questions ? '. In residence, Dr. C. E. M. Joad , Dr. Julian S. Huxley , Professor Gilbert Murray , Guest, Lord Provost Darling. Question-Master, Donald McCulloygh. Producer, Howard Thomas.
Dr. C. E. M.
Dr. Julian S.
Series of discussions on the meaning and obligations of Empire. 2-Professor W. K. Hancock , Captain the Hon. Quintin Hogg , M.P., J. B. McGeachy
Conducted by Charles Groves
Address by the Rev...S. Hugh Hamilton
Cello Sonata in F played by Norina Semino (cello) and Harry Isaacs (piano)
Examples from classical and modem music of an old dance-type said to have originated in Sicily. (Gramophone records)