and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women: May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman. (BBC recording) ' * '
BORODIN, BALAKIREV, and CUI
Gramophone records of movements from Borodin's Second Quartet
Special Holy Week readings from the Gospels, by Joseph Macleod
' Old Friends with New Flavours ' (iii), by Mrs. Arthur Webb
Talk by Captain George Davidson
played by J. W. Martindale Sidwell
From Holy Trinity Church,
' How He Entered Jerusalem', from ' What Manner of Man is This ? ' by W. R. Maltby , D.D.
for Tuesday in Holy Week : 0 for a heart to praise my God ; Psalm 25. w. 1-10 ; Give light. 0 Lord
Jack Leon and his Orchestra
Tunes that live for ever, on records
played by the wind section of the BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Guy Warrack
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
Topical talk or a recorded repeat of one of last week's broadcasts
on gramophone records
Allegro molto moderato (Quartet In
C minor : Fauri) : London Belgian Quartet
Lento ; Vivace (Quartet No. 7, in B flat : Milhaud) : Galimir String Quartet
Finale (Quintet in F : Bruckner) :
Conducted by Michael Krein
Conductor, Albert E. Badrick (Soloist, Benny Lowery>
Debroy Somers and his Band
for Holy Week, from Brompton Oratory
Seniores populi (Vittoria) Prayer
Tenebrae factae sunt (Vittoria)
Address by the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Westminster
0 vos omnes (Vittoria)
Benedictus (Plainsong-Handl) Prayer
Christ us factus est
Musical director, Henry Washington
with Forsythe, Seamon, and Farrell, Suzette Tarri , Peter Cavanagh , and Reginald Williams and his Band. Produced by Leslie Bridgmont. From the Pump Room, Bath
Talk by Sergeant 'R. C. Cobb, Army Educational Corps
(Welsh Children's Hour). 'Y Nitschi Naca'. Helyntion Dan yn ystod ei wythnos gyntaf o dan ddaear. Drama gan Eic Davies
' Down at the Mains by R. G. McCallum
In Scotland the farm on an estate is
" often called ' The Mains', and in this first broadcast of a new series, you meet Andrew Scott , the farmer of Braeside Mains. He and his wife, Jean, and Dan, their little boy, enjoy having company in the evening. You are invited to join them and meet their friends.
followed by National and Regional announcements
Programme about the uses of plastics in peace and in war, with a research chemist, a girl factory-worker, and a corporal in the Royal Tank Corps. Introduced by Lester Mudditt. Written by Dr. R. N. Haward. Produced by Edward Livesey
Dr. R. N.
here, there, and everywhere ', in weekly 'on the spot' broadcasts from places of interest. This week : Experiments against sea-sickness, illustrated in recordings made at a Canadian Naval Shore
Establishment, H.M.C.S. ' York ', Toronto
Conductor, Sir Hugh S. Roberton.
Sir Hugh S.
featuring Edgar Bergen , the ventriloquist, and his world-famous dummy Charlie McCarthy , and Ray- Noble and his Orchestra
with impromptu answers to listeners' questions. James Agate , C. Andrade , Professor A. L. Goodhart , K.C., Donald McCullough , Diana Spear -man (writer). Question-Master and Chairman, Geoffrey Crow ther.
Professor A. L.
The BBC looks at the problem. Chairman, G. 0. Slade,
K.C. Assessors , Mrs. Doris White and C. S. McCulloch
The final meeting ; what are the findings ?
Another late-night revue, with Carole Lynne , Hubert Gregg , Noele Gordon , Cliff Gordon , and Harry Jacobson at the piano. The Dance Orchestra, conducted by Percy Harper. Produced by Vernon Harris
Last of a series of talks by C. S. Lewis , Magdalen College, Oxford : 7 —' The New Man ' (recording)
Conducted by Julius Harrison.
Victor Silvester and his Dance Orchestra