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: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


and his Orchestra


' The Temptations '
Talk by the Very Rev. M. P. G. Leonard , Provost of St. Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow
4—' Recovery from within '


Unknown: M. P. G. Leonard

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


Ballet Music played by the BBC Welsh Orchestra
(Leader, Philip Whiteway )
Conducted by Arwel Hughes


Leader: Philip Whiteway
Conducted By: Arwel Hughes


Suzanne Danco (soprano)
Bernard Michelin (cello)
Sonata (Francoeur, arr. Arnold
Amarilli (Caccini)
Deh più a me non v'ascondete
Sonata (Brival) Songs:
Die Forelle: Wohin? (Schubert)
Ein Jtingling liebt ein Madchen
(Schumann) on gramophone records


Soprano: Suzanne Danco
Cello: Bernard Michelin
Unknown: Ein Jtingling


by a doctor
The. fourth of a series of talks mostly for people who are not so young as they used to be


MUSIC AND MOVEMENT ii, by Marjorie Eele


Unknown: Marjorie Eele


Souis of men. why will ye scatter
(BBC Hymn Book 20)
New Every Morning, page 11 Psalm 66 (Broadcast psalter)
1 Corinthians 2, v. 14, to 3, v. 9
I to the hills will lift mine eyes (BBC
Hymn Book 459)

: Music While You Work

Troise and his Banjoliers


RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Gladys Whitted
11.20 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. Science and the Larder. 9-' Science Helps the Fisherman.' Script by Professor John Raymont.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. ' LiCSe lernt Rad fahren': Franz ist der Lehrer. und sie lernt auf seinem Rad. 'Liese ist ein geschicktes Madel.' sagt er sich, ' da kann nichts passieren.' Oder doch? Text von Milo Sperber


Unknown: Gladys Whitted
Unknown: John Raymont.
Unknown: Milo Sperber


Overseas Farming
An edited version of Land and Livestock, the farming magazine programme broadcast each week in the General Overseas Service

: Workers' Playtime

from a canteen in Paisley
with Alec Finlay, Janet Brown, The Six in Accord
James Moody at the piano
Presented by Howard M. Lockhart
(Alec Finlay is appearing in "Aladdin" at the Alhambra Theatre, Glasgow)


Unknown: Alec Finlay
Unknown: Janet Brown
Unknown: James Moody
Presented By: Howard M. Lockhart

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


Introduced by Leslie Mitchell
This week's edition includes the following recorded items:
Pastimes of the Picture-Makers: Jeanne Heal introduces this week's guest-stills cameraman Michael Scott Britain on Broadway: a report by John Stratten on British films showing in New York, and an interview with Audrey Hepburn
Music for the Movies: a visit to the recording stage at Riverside Studios where the music is being recorded for the Romulus film 'Treasure Hunt': and interviews with the director. John Paddy Carstairs , the composer, Mischa Spoliansky , and the musical director. Frederic Lewis
Excerpts from the sound-track of the RKO-Walt Disney British Technicolor production Robin Hood and his Merrie Men.' starring Richard Todd with Joan Rice
Script written by Michael Storm
Produced by Pat Osborne


Introduced By: Leslie Mitchell
Introduces: Jeanne Heal
Unknown: John Stratten
Unknown: Audrey Hepburn
Director: John Paddy Carstairs
Unknown: Mischa Spoliansky
Director: Frederic Lewis
Unknown: Robin Hood
Unknown: Richard Todd
Unknown: Joan Rice
Written By: Michael Storm
Produced By: Pat Osborne


NATURE STUDY. Newts,' by G. D. Fisher
2.15 the music box, by Gordon Reynolds
2.25 HISTORY 11. Bismarck and Germany Prussia becomes head of a new German Empire and begins to play a dominant part in European politics. Script by W. N. Ewer
2.50 stories AND RHYTHMS. ' The Snow Queen ' : a a two-part adaptation by Silvia Goodall of the story by Hans Andersen. Part 1


Unknown: G. D. Fisher
Unknown: Gordon Reynolds
Script By: W. N. Ewer
Unknown: Silvia Goodall
Story By: Hans Andersen.


by Charles Dickens
9—' The Dodger in Trouble '


Unknown: Charles Dickens


(Leader, Frank Thomas )
Conductor, Gilbert Vinter
Lilian Niblette (piano)


Leader: Frank Thomas
Conductor: Gilbert Vinter
Piano: Lilian Niblette


F. Spencer Chapman answers, from his own experience, the question: how does one become an explorer?
F. Spencer Chapman was a member of Gino Watkins' two expeditions to East Greenland. He has travelled in Tibet, the Himalayas, and Lapland, and during the war spent three years behind the Japanese lines in Malaya. He describes in particular his first expedition when he walked round the north coast of Iceland studying bird life


Unknown: F. Spencer Chapman
Unknown: F. Spencer Chapman


' Meet Johnny Pilgrim ' *
A serial play in six episodes by Jean Marsh
3-' The Helicopter '
Produced by Peggy Bacon
Everything indicates that the wily Arab, Abu, and his friend Zeck have a hide-out on the other side of an almost impassable ravine on Baboon Ridge. While Johnny Pilgrim stays to try to find a safe way across, the Veritys bring Nick and Cherry home to their farm. During Uncle Jim's absence at the hotel, Paul and Cherry have been getting into trouble.
5.30 'Peacock Pie' and other songs sung by Esther Salaman with Paul Hamburger at the piano
' The Long Row': a story by Alfred Dunning , told by Geoffrey


Unknown: Johnny Pilgrim
Unknown: Jean Marsh
Produced By: Peggy Bacon
Unknown: Johnny Pilgrim
Sung By: Esther Salaman
Unknown: Paul Hamburger
Story By: Alfred Dunning
Nick: D English
Cherry: Margaret Balfry
Bill Grant: Peter Wilde
Uncle Jim: Philip Cunningham
Paul: Barry MacGregor
Dombi: Norman Painting
Johnny Pilgrim: Ronald Baddiley
Crawford: Geoffrey Lewis
Abu: Harry Stainton
Zeck: Andre Drucker
Sam: Timothy Eneli

: The Weather

Shipping and general weather forecasts,


The Grower and the Budget by E. H. Gardener
The speaker is a Wiltshire grower and Chairman of the Central Horticultural Committee of the National Farmers' Union. He explains how the horticultural industry materially differs from that of agriculture and how its prosperity is closely linked with that of the nation as a whole.


Unknown: E. H. Gardener


A sequence of light music played by Jack Leon and his Orchestra


Played By: Jack Leon


A revue by professional artists under twenty-one years old
Flora Bennett , Leslie Crowther
John Clarke-Smith , Michael Ellison
Anne Hart. Roger Rahn Sonya Rook , Jean Scott
Dulcie Walker , Jean Stone
Gordon Skelt Andrew 's
Ilford Girls' Choir
Conducted by Eric Gilder
Augmented Dance Orchestra Conducted by Stanley Black
Script by Peter Myers. Alec Grahame and Peter Jeffries
Produced by Frederick Piffard


Revue By: Professional Artists
Unknown: Flora Bennett
Unknown: Leslie Crowther
Unknown: John Clarke-Smith
Unknown: Michael Ellison
Unknown: Anne Hart.
Unknown: Roger Rahn
Unknown: Sonya Rook
Unknown: Jean Scott
Unknown: Dulcie Walker
Unknown: Jean Stone
Unknown: Gordon Skelt Andrew
Conducted By: Eric Gilder
Conducted By: Stanley Black
Script By: Peter Myers.
Script By: Alec Grahame
Script By: Peter Jeffries
Produced By: Frederick Piffard


Frederick Thurston (clarinet)
John Alexandra (bassoon)
Dennis Brain (horn)
The New London Quartet:
Erich Gruenberg (violin)
Lionel Bentley (violin) Keith Cummings (viola) Douglas Cameron (cello)
Roy Watson (double-bass)
Before an audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London


Clarinet: Frederick Thurston
Bassoon: John Alexandra
Horn: Dennis Brain
Violin: Erich Gruenberg
Violin: Lionel Bentley
Viola: Keith Cummings
Cello: Douglas Cameron
Double-Bass: Roy Watson

: Ted Ray in 'RAY'S A LAUGH'

with Kitty Bluett
Peter Sellers
Patricia Hayes
Graham Stark
Charles Leno and John Hanson
The King's Men
Stanley Black and the Dance Orchestra
Script by Eddie Maguire
George Wadmore , and Ted Ray
Produced by George Inns
To be repeated tomorrow at 7.30 (Light)


Unknown: Kitty Bluett
Unknown: Peter Sellers
Unknown: Patricia Hayes
Unknown: Graham Stark
Unknown: Charles Leno
Unknown: John Hanson
Script By: Eddie Maguire
Script By: George Wadmore
Script By: Ted Ray
Produced By: George Inns

: Roger Livesey in ' THE GOSHAWK'

Adapted from the book by T. H. White
Production by Nesta Pain
T. H. White set out to train a goshawk by the methods of medieval falconry. The conflict between bird and man brought exhaustion, frustration, and disillusionment, as well as great joy, until a link was formed between them of ' pity on the one side and confidence on the other.'
(The recorded broadcast of Jan. 14 in the Third Programme)


Book By: T. H. White
Production By: Nesta Pain
Production By: T. H. White
The Man: Roger Livesey
Commentator: David King-Wood
Reader: Michael Gwynn

: Sally Rogers, Dick Bentley and Jimmy Edwards in ' TAKE IT FROM HERE '

with Wallas Eaton , The Keynotes
Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Robert Busby
Script by Frank Muir and Denis Norden
Produced by Charles Maxwell
(Wallas Eaton is appearing in ' Zip Goes a Million' at the Palace Theatre, London)


Unknown: Wallas Eaton
Conductor: Robert Busby
Script By: Frank Muir
Script By: Denis Norden
Produced By: Charles Maxwell
Unknown: Wallas Eaton


A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Prospecting Under the Sea-Bed by Maurice N. Hill of the Department of Geodesy and Geophysics in the University of Cambridge
About two-thirds of the earth is covered by water and as yet little is known about the earth's crust below the sea. But shock waves from depth charges penetrate deeply into the earth's crust and by recording what returns to the surface it is possible to find out about the structure of the earth many miles below the sea.
(Postponed from February 14)


Unknown: Maurice N. Hill

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