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: BRIGHT AND EARLY

Yorkshire Copper Works Band
Conductor, A. H. Whitehead

Contributors

Conductor: A. H. Whitehead

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: RECORD ROUNDABOUT

A gramophone miscellany

: LIFT UP YOUR HEARTS!

A talk by Geoffrey Sale , Headmaster of King's School, Bruton, Somerset

Contributors

Talk By: Geoffrey Sale

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping.

: In the Kitchen: Tomato Pancakes

by Ruth Hilary.

Another American favourite that English housewives may like to try.

(BBC recording)

Contributors

Speaker: Ruth Hilary

: MORNING MUSIC

Roberto Inglez and his Orchestra

Contributors

Unknown: Roberto Inglez

: RECITAL

Maura O'Connor (mezzo-soprano)
Eugene Magid (violin)
Frederick Stone (piano)

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Maura O'Connor
Violin: Eugene Magid
Piano: Frederick Stone

: AMERICAN COMMENTARY

by Julian Bentley

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Bentley

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

music AND MOVEMENT i, by Marjorie Eele
10.5 NEWS COMMENTARY

Contributors

Unknown: Marjorie Eele

: THE DAILY SERVICE

Beloved, let us love (BBC Hymn Book
373)
New Every Morning. page 93 Psalm 138 St. Luke 6. vv. 39-49
It fell upon a summer day (BBC
Hymn Book 71)

: MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK

The Ian Stewart Quintet

Contributors

Unknown: Ian Stewart

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

MusicAND MOVEMENT IIby Marjorie Eele
Today's broadcast is in preparation for Christmas. The choruses from the carols ' Wassail ' 'Past Three o'clock,' and ' A Merry Christmas ' are being used.
To be repeated tomorrow at 9.45 a.m
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS
11.40 FRENCHFOR SIXTH FORMS. ' Britannicus ' de Jean Racine. Les scenes suivantfs interprétés par les acteurs de la Comédie-Française:
Acte 4, Scenes 2, 3, et 4
Distribution:

Contributors

Unknown: Marjorie Eele
Narcisse: Julien Bertheau
Burrhus: Louis Seigner
Neron: Jean Chevrier
Agrippine: Henriette Barreau

: A MIDDAY DATE

with Danny Levan and his Sextet
Jimmy Young and Harold Smart at the electric organ

Contributors

Unknown: Danny Levan

: UP-AND COMING

A midday menu of radio artists, known, well known, and unknown with the BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fenoulhet
Introduced this week'by Harold Berens
Produced by Stephen Williams

Contributors

Conducted By: Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown: Harold Berens
Produced By: Stephen Williams

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE PREVENTION OF TUBERCULOSIS

Talk by Dr. Harley Williams , O.B.E., Secretary-General of the National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis, on the sale of Christmas seals, for use on parcels and envelopes, in aid of this Association
Enquiries mav be addressed to Dr. Harley Williams. N.A.P.T., Tavistock House North. Tavistock Square. London, W.C.I

Contributors

Talk By: Dr. Harley Williams
Unknown: Dr. Harley Williams.

: The Eye-Witness

Reports from Britain and overseas

: SUGAR AND SPICE

A programme of records of all flavours presented by Jimmy Dyrenforth

Contributors

Presented By: Jimmy Dyrenforth

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

LIVING IN THE COUNTRY. ' Dangerous Corner.' Script by Leslie Barnard
2.20 GEOGRAPHY. Man and the Surface of the Earth. ' Pittsburgh: the Growth of a Great City.' Script by Powell Smily .
2.40 ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. Aladdin, or the Wonderful Lamp': a serial story from the Arabian Nights. Script by Margaret Stewart
4—' New Lamps for Old '

Contributors

Script By: Leslie Barnard
Script By: Powell Smily
Script By: Margaret Stewart

: Wednesday Matinee 'THE LAST HOPE'

by Henry Seton Merriman
Adapted for broadcasting by Madge Pemberton
Music by John Hotchkis
Production by Raymond Raikes
Characters in the year 1951:
Characters in the years 1850-1852:
Other parts played by members of the BBC Repertory Company

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Seton Merriman
Broadcasting By: Madge Pemberton
Music By: John Hotchkis
Production By: Raymond Raikes
Felix Nason actor: Richard Williams
George Turner, a banker on holiday: Peter Bathurst
River Andrew, of Fatingford in Suffolk: Richard George
Dormer Colville an Englishman: Richard Hurndall
The Marquis de Gemosac a Royalist: George de Warfaz
Miriam Liston: Sarah Leigh
Seth, her young cousin: Denise Bryer
Rev Septimus Marvin, her uncle: Martin Lewis
Loo Barebone first mate of The Last Hope: Godfrey Kenton
Captain Clubbe owner of The Last Hope: Stanley Groome
John Turner, an English banker in Paris: Peter Bathurst
Juliette, daughter of the Marquis de Gemosac: Margot van Der Burgh
Mrs St Pierre Lawrence, cousin of Dormer Colville: Gladys Spencer

: RECITAL

George Parker (baritone)
Clifton Helliwell (accompanist)
Katharine Goodson (piano)
O Falmouth is a fine town- Full fathom five: Down by the salley gardens: Easter Carol; No; Refrain of one in a far country

Contributors

Baritone: George Parker
Accompanist: Clifton Helliwell
Piano: Katharine Goodson

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

'The Price of Shrimps': a story by Olive Dehn , told by Derek McCulloch (Uncle Mac)

Contributors

Story By: Olive Dehn
Told By: Derek McCulloch

: Children's Concert

Dances of many lands played by the BBC Welsh Orchestra
(Leader, Philip Whiteway )
Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Introduced by Hywel Davies
Broadcast before an audience of children in the Temple of Peace, Cardiff

Contributors

Leader: Philip Whiteway
Conductor: Rae Jenkins
Introduced By: Hywel Davies

: Children's Hour prayers

conducted by the Rev. R. T. Brooks

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. R. T. Brooks

: The Weather

Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England

: TWENTIETH-CENTURY SERENADE

Twentieth-Century Serenaders
Conducted by Monia Liter with Olga Coelho (soprano) singing to her own guitar accompaniment
(Olga Coelho 's songs are recorded)

Contributors

Conducted By: Monia Liter
Soprano: Olga Coelho
Unknown: Olga Coelho

: A FIFTEEN-HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY

Talk by Ronald Knox
In the year 451 the fourth of the Ecumenical Councils was held. It defined the doctrine of the Christian Church in what has become accepted by almost all branches of the church as the Chalcedonian Definition. Celebrations have been held in Rome this year to mark the occasion of the fifteenth centenary Father Ronald Knox talks in commemoration of this important Council.

Contributors

Talk By: Ronald Knox
Talks: Father Ronald Knox

: First House CAFE COLETTE

Walford Hyden and the Orchestra in a programme of dance music from the Continent and other parts of the world with Maria Perilli and Jan Rosol and the Trio Continental
Chef d'Orchestre, Dino Galvani
Produced by C. F. Meehan

Contributors

Unknown: Walford Hyden
Unknown: Maria Perilli
Unknown: Jan Rosol
Unknown: Dino Galvani
Produced By: C. F. Meehan

: SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT

Twenty Tons of Cod by Geoffrey C. Trout of the Fisheries Laboratory, Lowestoft
Two months ago the speaker returned from a five-week Arctic voyage spent in marking cod. He did this to test a theory of cod migration based on a study of the ear stones of fish caught on the prolific Spitzbergen banks. This evening he describes his experiences.

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey C. Trout

: BBC SYMPHONY CONCERTS

(Season 1951-52)
Moiseiwitsch (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor,
Sir Malcolm Sargent
From the Royal Albert Hall, London (Tickets, from 10s. to 3s. 6d., may be obtained from the Royal Albert Hall or usual agents)
It is not known with certainty who first called Beethoven's fifth Piano Concerto ' The Emperor '; it may have been J. B. Cramer (1771-1858), who is chiefly celehrated nowadays for his pianoforte studies. In vie-w of Beethoven's outburst when he heard that Napoleon had assumed the title of Emperor, it is possible that he might have had something to say on the subject. Yet the nickname is by no means unsuitable. since the work has a majesty and grandeur unsurpassed by any other concerto. Harold Rutland

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: TAKING STOCK

Does the Two-Party System
Produce Stalemate?
It has been commonly assumed that our electoral and party system produces a government that can rely on a clear majority in Parliament. Are such majorities necessary to good government? These and other questions are discussed by speakers interested in problems of government

: FRENCH CABARET

Lilian Duff introduces gramophone records of French artists

Contributors

Introduces: Lilian Duff

: THE STORY OF THE LITTLE RINGED PLOVER

Eric Simms and John Parrinder tell the story of a rare species of bird. It begins back in the early pioneering days of 1938 when the first pair nested in this country.
The programme includes recordings of the various calls of the little ringed plover which were made this year when Eric Simms visited the Chingford area of Essex with a BBC Mobile Recording Unit.
Production by Bernard Lyons

Contributors

Unknown: Eric Simms
Unknown: John Parrinder
Unknown: Eric Simms
Production By: Bernard Lyons

: THE UNITED NATIONS ASSEMBLY

A summary of today's proceedings in Paris by the BBC's United Nations correspondent, Bernard Moore.

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Moore.








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