Frank Chiacksfield and his Orchestra
a.nd forecast for farmers and shipping
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon )
Conductor, Frank Cantell
A thought for the day suggested by St. Mark 11, vv. 25-26: 'If you do not forgive ...'
Speaker, the Rev. Ronald Falconer
and forecast for farmers and shipping
BBC Scottish Variety Orchestra
(Leader, Jack Nugent )
Conductor, Kemio Stephen
by Eric Parkin
by Alistair Cooke
RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. Who Was Jesus of Nazareth? ' Portrait of Jesus: 4—' His Relationship with God.' Written and narrated by Douglas Stewart. Minister of Pinner Free Church.
10.5 NEWS COMMENTARY
Christ, whose glory the skies
(BBC Hymn Book 137)
New Every Morning, page 87
Psalm 119 (5) (Broadcast Psalter) Romans 6. vv. 1-11
Lead, kindly ligiht (BBC Hymn Book
Band o.f the Life Guards
Conducted by Major A. Lemoine
Director of Music
SINGING TOGETHER, by William Appleby
11.20 HOW THINGS BEGAN. 5-' The Reptiles Conquer Drought '
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. Programme Varie: Préparez de quoi écrire: Texte de Marcel Stellman
A song-a-minute selection of popular melodies old and new sung by Pearl 'Carr
Ha.rry Dawson, Louise Traill
Benny Lee, Johnny Wetab and the Keynotes with instrumental accompaniment
Producer, Johnnie Stewart
and forecast for farmers and shippng
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Jean Carpenter
Introduced by Freddy Grisewood
Master of Ceremonies. A. J. Latimer
Producer, Stanton Jefferies
STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' King David o.f Scotland '(1121-1153). Script by Derek Walker
2.20 PROSE AND VERSE READINGS Our Host' from the Prologue to' The Canterbury Tales ' by Geoffrey Chaucer , translated by Nevill Coghill Read by Cecil Trouncer
2.30 LET'S JOIN IN. ' Paddy Snooker and the Wee Back Flute ': a story from ' Seven Gay Adventurers ' by Ursula Hourihane
2 50 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. ' The Brass': an illustrated talk by Joseph Cooper
3 10 LET'S HEAR IT AGAIN. Norwegian Dance No. 2 (Grieg) and Bluebird Dances (The Sleeping Beauty) (Tchaikovsky)
Directed by Michael Spivakovsky and Arthur Sandford (piano)
The o.nes we used to like not so long ago
Interesting people who are
' In Town Tonight '
Interviewed by John Ellison
Edited and. produced by Peter Duncan
' Tales of Little Grey Rabbit' by Alison Uttley
Arranged with music and told by David
3—' Little Grey Rabbit's Washing Day'
Singer, Diana Maddox
(The music is recorded)
As Grey Rabbit lay in bed one night, she heard a sound of sing ng in the lane. She ran to the window and leaned out. Along the path came the gypsy rabbit, her feet all silvery in the moonlight. She wore a shawl of rainbow gossamer, and in her ears hung clusters of hazel catkins. On her head she bore a green rush basket, but whether it was filled with clothes-pegs or stars Grey Rabbit couldn't be certain ... the gypsy glided past the garden wall, and her song came to Grey Rabbit's quick ears, although it was soft as a whisper ...
5.30 ' Flying Visit to Rome ': a talk by Francis Butters
5.50 This week's programmes
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A talk by James Fisher
In October our North Atlantic sea-birds' breeding cycle is at an end, their young ones are Hedged and gone to sea. James Fisher describes some of the problems the birds have to solve at this time.
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conductor, Charles Groves
A series of six broadcasts on the nature of evidence. Historians, scientists, philosophers, amd others describe the process by which they discover facts and come to conclusions, and show why they believe their findings to be true
3-How Does the Scientist Know?
How docs the scientist study mature? What is tihe purposeof his expertments, amd what does he mean by Scientific Laws? These and other questions. are discussed by W. I. B. Beveridige ' (Professor of Animal' Pathology at Camibridge University), J. Bronowski (Director of the' Central Research Establishmentof the National Coal Board), and S. G. Raybould (Director of External-mural Studies at the University of Leeds)
W. I. B.
Gregori Tcherniak (balalaika) accompanied by Geoffrey Sisley (guitar)
or ' The Gift of the Gag ' involving Louise Howard
Muriel Cooke , Chappie D'Amato
Paul Fenoulhet and the Augmented Variety Orchestra and a number of unsuspecting visitors
The box is packed and posted by Tommy Trindier , Mon'ja Danisohemvsky and Ronnie Hanbury
Produced by Johnnie Stewart
Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train , and Richard Dimbleby ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers
The Rt. Hon.
Richard Stokes , M.C.
Lord Privy Sea!
. and Minister of Materials