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: The First Day of the Week

Readirgs for Sunday morning St. John Gospel, Chapter 21 translated into the dialect of the North Riding of Yorkshire read by T. C. Calvert


Reader: T. C. Calvert

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


London Light Concert Orchestra
(Leader, Tom Jenkins )
Conducted by Michael Krein with Iris Loveridge (piano)


Leader: Tom Jenkins
Conducted By: Michael Krein
Piano: Iris Loveridge


From Holy Trinity Church, Hampstead. Conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. D. W. Cleverley Ford Songs of praise the angeJe sang (A. and M. 2S7)
Versicles and Responses Psalm 148
(Continued in next column)
First Lesson: from Genesis 1
Second Lesson: St. John 1, vv. 1-14 Jubilate (Psalm 100)
Creed, Suffrages, Collects
The spacious firmament (Brian Trant )
(words in A. and M. 662)
Praise the Lord (A. and M. 292) Blessing
Organist, Leslie Ruse
On this Sunday the story of God's creation of the world, as told in the first chapter of Genesis, is being read in many churches. Being so unlike the account that a modern scientist would give, wttat value is there in reading it? This morning's sermon deals with that question.


Unknown: Rev. D. W. Cleverley Ford
Unknown: Brian Trant
Organist: Leslie Ruse


Prelude, Aïda (Verdi): Philharmonia
Orchestra, conducted by Igor Markevitch
Symphony No. 2, in B flat (Schubert):
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, conducted by William Steinberg
Havanaise (Saint-Saëns): Heifetz
(violin), with the RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra, conducted by William Steinberg
Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber (Hindemith): Cleveland Orchestra, conducted by George Szell on gramophone records


Conducted By: Igor Markevitch
Conducted By: William Steinberg
Violin: Heifetz
Conducted By: William Steinberg
Unknown: Carl Maria von Weber
Unknown: George Szell


A series of six talks introduced by Glyn Daniel
Fellow of St. John's College,
Cambridge who speaks about
' Lyonesse '


Introduced By: Glyn Daniel


A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
' The Beggar's Opera and its Successors,' by Geoffrey Bush
' One Piano, Four Hands,' the first of two illustrated talks recorded by Ethel Bartlett and Rae Robertson
' From the Bottom Drawer,' by Spike Hughes


Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Unknown: Geoffrey Bush
Unknown: Ethel Bartlett
Unknown: Rae Robertson
Unknown: Spike Hughes


Conducted by T. C. Worsley
Films: Catherine de la Roche Theatre: Eric Keown Books: John Connell Radio: Frank Tilsley Art: Eric Newton


Conducted By: T. C. Worsley
Unknown: Catherine de la Roche
Unknown: Eric Keown
Unknown: John Connell
Unknown: Frank Tilsley
Unknown: Eric Newton

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


From County Londonderry
Northern Ireland
Introduced by Ralph Wightman
Singer, Edward O'Doherty accompanied by the Pearl Ensemble Produced by Gethyn Stoodley Thomas


Introduced By: Ralph Wightman
Singer: Edward O'Doherty
Produced By: Gethyn Stoodley Thomas


Due for Revival
Philip Hope-Wallace presents records from operas sometimes neglected here or better known in their own countries


Town Garden
An outside broadcast from the BBC's garden near Oxford Circus RoyHay, introduces W. J. Heipburn ,
Superintendent of the Central Royal Parks, and talks with Fred Streeter and members of the BBC staff about the work going on in the garden


Unknown: W. J. Heipburn
Unknown: Fred Streeter


Directed by Tom Jenkins with Raymond Newell (baritone)


Directed By: Tom Jenkins
Baritone: Raymond Newell


Philip Hattey (baritone)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conductor, Gilbert Vinter
Overture: Fingal's Cave I would that my love Scherzo (Octet)
Turkish Drinking Song
From A Midsummer Night's Dream:
Fairies' March
You Spotted Snakes Nocturne
Dance of the Clowns
Excerpt from The First Walpurgis


Baritone: Philip Hattey
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: John Sharpe
Conductor: Gilbert Vinter


John Raymond
Thie week he talks about ' The Letters of Samuel Johnson ' edited by R. W. Chapman , and R. W. Chapman 's John sonian and Other Essays and Review.'


Unknown: John Raymond
Unknown: Samuel Johnson
Edited By: R. W. Chapman
Edited By: R. W. Chapman
Unknown: John Sonian


' Who Would True Valour See '
A series of Bible plays on the life of St. Paul, written and produced by J. Stanley Pritchard
5 — ' The Door of Opportunity'
5.25 Children's Service
From High Church, Hilton, Aberdeen. Conducted by the Minister, the Rev. Henry B. Meikle
0 Lord, thou art my God and King
(Psalm 145, Second Version, vv. 1-6)
Prayers and the Lord's Prayer Lesson: St. Luke 19. vv. 1-10
Holy Spirit, hear us (C.H. 189) Address
Loving shepherd of thy sheep (C.H.
Just as I am (C.H. 497) Blessing
Praise led by the Junior Choir
Organist, James Cramb


Produced By: J. Stanley Pritchard
Unknown: Rev. Henry B. Meikle
Organist: James Cramb
Saul as young man: John McCall
Saul, in later years: James Sutherland
Philip: Leonard Maguire
Barnabas: Bryden Murdoch
Anna: Effie Morrison
Peter: Tom Fleming


Your Income Tax
A series of five talks on income tax allowances and deductions by Gordon Cumminga
3-The income tax allowances made to married men and women, and allowances for children.
Letters should be addressed to Money Matters,' BBC, London, W.I.


Unknown: Gordon Cumminga

: The Weather

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


Rudolf Firkusny (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Sir Malcom Sargent


Piano: Rudolf Firkusny
Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcom Sargent

: The Church in Action

A Service of initiation into full membership of the Y.M.C.A. and the Y.W.C.A.
Conducted by the Nottingham Secretaries, Winifred Riley and Ray Collins, in the Y.W.C.A. Hall at Nottingham
Before the service officers, members, and candidates discuss with Gerald Nethercot the work and aims of both organisations
Sing to the Lord a joyful song (Y.M.C.A. Book 273)
Prayers of Preparation
I to the hills will lift mine eyes (Y.M.C.A. Book 137)
Reading: St. John 15, vv. 1-14
Prayers for young people
Father, hear the prayer we offer (S.P. 487)
Initiation Into the Y.M.C.A.
Walk in the light (Y.M.C.A. Book 337)
Initiation into the Y.W.C.A.
Prayer and Blessing
Pianist, Frank Portman


Unknown: Winifred Riley
Unknown: Ray Collins
Unknown: Gerald Netiiercot
Pianist: Frank Portman


Appeal on behalf of the Federation of Committees for the Moral Welfare of Children by the President, Basil Henriques , C.B.E., J.P.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
There are eleven Committees affiliated to fhe Federation, and they employ specially trained workers, who last year gave help to 1.715 children.
The Committees do both rescue and preventive work. They help children who have been criminally assaulted and those who are in moral danger. Their workers, through, their specialised knowledge and understanding, endeavour to re-create a normal atmosphtre in these children's lives.
One case often requires a number of visits, and frequently friendly contact is kept with children over many years. In the London area alone more than four thousand visits were paid las-t year. An appeal is being made for £ 3.000 this year to assure the continuation of the work.


Unknown: Basil Henriques
Unknown: Basil Henriques


by Charles Dickens
Adapted and produced by Charles Lefeaux in twelve episodes
1—' Nicholas goes to Yorkshire '
Cast in order of speaking: and


Unknown: Charles Dickens
Produced By: Charles Lefeaux
Narrator: John Gabriel
Newman Noggs: Arthur Ridley
Ralph Nickleby: Andrew Cruickshank
Hannah: Irene Sabini
Miss La Creevy: Dorothy Smith
Mrs Nickleby: Barbara Leake
Nicholas Nickleby: Gordon Davies
Kate Nickleby: Daphne Grey
Mr Wackford Squeers: Cecil Trouncer
Belling: Colin Campbell
Waiter: Alan Reid
Mr Snawley: Owen Fellowes
Boys: Anthony Warner
Boys: Wilfrid Downing
Smike: Martin Starkie
Mrs Squeers: Mary O'Farrell


(Wallace's Ground)
Programme written by Ralph Wightman in collaboration with Brandon Acton-Bond
Those taking part include:
Ralph Wightman , Charles E. Stidwill
Donald Pleasence , Lewis Gedge Neville Mapp , William Haining
Michael Bradford , Patricia Froud Produced by Brandon Acton-Bond in the BBC's West of England studios This programme has no dramatic plot, nor villain, nor hero, nor heroine. Lt M a programme only about a patch of ground during various seasons of the year. It it looked at sometimes in retrospect and sometimes from far away, but usually it is watched closely and sometimes extremely closely.


Written By: Ralph Wightman
Unknown: Brandon Acton-Bond
Unknown: Ralph Wightman
Unknown: Charles E. Stidwill
Unknown: Donald Pleasence
Unknown: Lewis Gedge
Unknown: Neville Mapp
Unknown: William Haining
Unknown: Michael Bradford
Unknown: Patricia Froud
Produced By: Brandon Acton-Bond


John Francis (flute) Olive Zorian (violin)
Peter Mountain (violin)
Bernard Davis (viola)
Ambrose Gauntlett (cello)
Adrian Beers (double-bass)
Millicent Silver (harpsichord)


Flute: John Francis
Violin: Olive Zorian
Violin: Peter Mountain
Viola: Bernard Davis
Cello: Ambrose Gauntlett
Double-Bass: Adrian Beers
Harpsichord: Millicent Silver


' The works of the Lord '
Psalm 104. vv. 25-35 (Broadcast
From Ecclesiasticus 42 and 43 Ye boundless realms of joy (BBC
Hymn Book 483)
Psalm 104. v. 24

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