and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Andrew Bryson.
Gramophone records — Overture Patrie, and Carnaval (Suite : Roma)
Rev. Eric Fenn , Assistant Director of Religious Broadcasting
' Mrs. Buggins' (Mabel Constanduros)
at the organ of the Ritz, New Southpte
EVENSONG at 3.30 today, the Eve of Candlemas, comes from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford. Here is a view of the choir, showing the Norman arches and Perpendicular roof.
Introductory music Prayer
Holy holv. holv ! L.ord God Almighty
(A. and M. 160; S.P. 187; C.H. 1 : Tune. Nicaea)
Prayers : The Prayer for Forgiveness ; the Lord's Praver
Thy Kingdom come, 0 God (A. and M.
21': C.H. 152: Tunc, St. Cecilia)
Prelude (The Kingdom) played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the composer. (Gramophone records)
from page 73 of New Every Morning ' and page 64 of ' Each Returning Day '. Children of the heavenly King ; Psalm 116, 1 -9 : Sunset and evening star
Scottish Variety Orchestra : conductor, Ronnie Munro
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS : Ann Driver
11.20 SENIOR HISTORY 1. European Heritage. ' Portugal Remembers ' — the story of Portuguese Independence (1640)
11.40 Interval music
11.45 PHYSICAL training (for use in classrooms), by Coleman Smith.
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factdry somewhere in Britain.
Some Scottish links with the Continent, the first being the Burgh of Culross : talk by A. S. Wallace
1.50 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). Rhigwm a Chan ; cyfres gan Huldah Bassett i blant tua 7 oed. 3—' Y Band '
2.10 HOW THINGS BEGAN: 'Real Man becomes a Skilled Hunter', by Rhoda Power
2.30 Interval music
2.35 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Poetry programme by Desmond Hawkins , including 'The Snake' by D. H. Lawrence ; ' Upon a Favourite Cat Drowned in a Tub of Goldfish ' by" Gray ; and ' G is for Gnu', by Hilaire Belloc
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
for the Eve of Candlemas, from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford
Versicles and Responses (Tallis) Psalm it
FirstLesson : Exodus 13, vv. 11-16
Magnificat (Wise :n F)'
Second Lesson : Galatians 4, vv. 1-7 Nunc dimittis (Wise in F) Creed and Collects
When Mary to the Temple went (Eccard) Pravers
All prophets hail thee (E-H. 208) Organist, Thomas Armstrong
Reminiscences by Arthur Lockwood
from the Victoria Rooms, Bristol, with Bennett and McNaughton, and Reginald Williams and his Band. Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
' Marrying them is Different written by J. L. Jacot , and read by Freddy Grisewood.
(Welsh Children's Hour). Llwyfan i'r
Ifanc ' : cyfres o raglenni gan blant a phobi ifainc Aelwydydd a Chlybiau Cymru. tro hwn Ran rai o Aelwydydd Arfon, o dan ofal 'Hywel D. Roberts
' The Sedgemoor Adventure ' : story by Berta Lawrence , read by George Holloway
'Young Artists' : Patricia Swaish (songs) ; Johanna Bridges (piano solo) ; Hilda Brock (songs)
National and Regional announcements
Alec Robertson talks about Schubert's String Quartet in A minor, movements from which are played by the Zorian Quartet
le Morag NicDhomhnuill , Anna Nic 'Illeb- hain, Ddmbnull Maclosaig , Coinneach MacRath. agus Fionnghal Nic'Illebhride
(ban-fhidhlcar). (Gaelic concert)
4-' Religion in the Home Forces ' : talk by Edwin Barker , Education Secretary, National Council, Y.M.C.A.
Sandy Macpherson at the theatre organ, with Helen Hill and Leon Goossens.
One of his loveliest works will be discussed- by Alec Robertson this evening at 6.30.
with spontaneous answers to' 'Any Questions ? ' : Sir William Darling (Lord Provost of Edinburgh), Louis Golding (author), Lt. Commander R. T. Gould , C. H. Middleton , and Mrs. E. Arnot Robertson (author). Question-Master, Donald Mc Cullough
(Recording : to be broadcast again next Sunday at 4.15 p.m. in the Force* programme)
Mrs. E. Arnot
Sir George Schuster , M.P. for Walsall, on ' India and World Security '
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
In 'ITMA with the Home Fleet'. with Horace Percival , Dorothy Summers , Sydney Keith , Dino Galvani. Bill Stephens , Bryan Herbert , Jean Capra , Arthur Sandford , and Paula Green. Orchestra of naval personnel, conducted by Charles Shad well. Script and lyrics by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley.
Cello Sonata in A, Op. 69, played by Pau Casals (cello) and Otto Schulhos (piano) : on records
and his Orchestra, with Alan Kane , Julie Dawn , and Roy Marsh