and summary of today's programme for the Forces
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Andrew Bryson.
Gramophone records of his Piano Concerto
' Freddy Grisewood Speaking '
from a selection of records
Conductor, Rae Jenkins , with Ethel Williams (soprano)
at the organ of the Regal, Marble Arch
from page 45 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 8 of 'Each Returning Day'. City of God. how broad and far outspread thy walls sublime ; Psalm 145, vv. 1-13 ; Jesus shall reign
Jack Simpson and his Sextet
11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Percy Young , D.Mus. Five-line stave
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. New developments in the British Empire. 5-' The Alaskan Highway '
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. ' The Happy Prince ', by Oscar Wilde , arranged- for broadcasting by Julia Goodey
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain.
Swing music on trial. The summing up is done by Ray Sonin , with the aid of gramophone records
Topical magazine programme
2.0 NATURE STUDY. ' What animals see ', by Philip Eggleton
2.15 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). Hanes Cymru. ' Cyfres i blant tua 12 oed. 5-Oes y Seintiau, gan A. H. Williams. Ystyr ' Sant'. Cristnogion cynnar. Dewi. Sefydlu eglwysi. Cwymp yr Eglwys Geltaidd
2.35 ENGLISH HISTORY II. ' The Changing World '. The printed word rescues the books of the past and circulates new ideas. Some problems of the early printers
Stephane Grappelly and his Sextet
(Leader, Camille J. Bogaert); conductor, Ernest Goss, Ruth Naylor (soprano)
From the Pavilion, Torquay
Talk by Edwin Muir
Tunes from the Great White Way, on gramophone records
(Studio Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gweddiau o'r llyfr Bob Bore o Newydd '
5.20 'The Tale of the Magician', another revival from the famous Toy-town series by S. G. Hulme-Beaman , in which the Mayor and the Magician are somewhat disastrously involve'd
5.50 Letter from America
followed by National and Regional announcements
Monthly series reflecting the life and character of Northern Ireland, introduced by Fraser Mayne and produced by James Mageean. Programme includes items by the Queen's Island Male Voice Choir, Belfast : conductor, John Vine , F.R.C.O.
The principal talk tonight is on ' Planning to Save Labour', by Dr. H. I. Moore of Leeds University, at present attached to the West Riding of Yorkshire War Agricultural Committee
Dr. H. I.
Violin Sonata played by Eda Kersey (violin) and Kathleen Long (piano)
Debussy's Sonata for violin and piano, the third of a projected set of six sonatas for various instruments, was written in the winter of 1916-17, when the composer was suffering from an incurable disease. III as he was, Debussy played the piano part in the first performance in Paris (May 1917), with Gaston Poulet as the violinist. Debussy himself wrote of this sonata as ' one of those countless little intimate tragedies, that overwhelm you without making any more noise Than a rose shedding its petals, leaving the rest of the world at peace '.
on ' Problems for us to tackle in our time '. No. 4—' Being properly fed '. Enough food and the right kind of food as well is needed if we are to stamp out the deficiency diseases, such as rickets, that make for avoidable inequality of physique. How far will plenty of food available at controlled prices solve the problem ? What about making ourselves eat what is good for us ? An interchange of views and experience among young people, with Professor J. C. Drum mond (author of ' The Englishman's Food ') as guest expert, and Douglas Allan in the chair
Professor J. C.
by Robert Barr. Produced by John Glyn Jones. Story of the ships and men of the Royal Navy and the Merchant Navy who, with their Allies, during four long years have ensured the freedom of the seas, replenished stores,. carried armies and supplies to the fighting zones, and "shaped the pattern of victory
Weekly half-hour of mystery and suspense, written by John Dickson Carr, and produced by Val Gielgud and Martyn C. Webster.
No. 7: "The Devil's Saint".
Address by the Rev. C. V. Taylor , of the BBC's Religious Broadcasting Department
Rev. C. V.
Conductor, Stanford Robinson
' The Guy in the Next Bed ', written by Winston Clewes , and read by Stanley Maxted.
and his Band, with Joy Conway and Connie O'Neil