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: THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

A reading for Sunday morning from Partheneia Sacra read by Sheila Raynor

Contributors

Unknown: Partheneia Sacra
Read By: Sheila Raynor

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: MORNING MELODY

BBC Midland Light Orchestra.
(Leader, Donald Sturtivant )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser

Contributors

Leader: Donald Sturtivant
Conducted By: Leo Wurmser

: ORGAN RECITAL

by William O. Minay
From St. Cuthbert's
Parish Church, Edinburgh
The last two items are from A Little Organ Book in memory of Sir Hubert Parry '

Contributors

Unknown: William O. Minay

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: MORNING SERVICE

in commemoration of St. Cedd on the 1300th anniversary of his landing at Bradwell and of the coming of the Gospel to the people of Essex Service from the Chapel of St. Peter-ad-Murum, Bradwell on Sea, Essex, conducted by the Very Rev. G. E. Gordon , Provost of Chelmsford .
Introduction
All creaitures of our God and King
(S.P. 439)
Invitation to worship
Vensicles and Responses Psalm 126
Lesson: Isaiah 36
Jubilate Deo
Creed; Versicles and Responses;
Collects
Anthem: Justorum animae (Stanford)
Address by the F. D. V. Narborough
, Bishop of Colchester
Through the night of doubt and sorrow (S.P. 678)
Prayens and Blessing by the Rt. Rev. S. F. Allison, D.D . Bishop of Chelmsford
The Choir of Chelmsford Cathedral
Master of the Music,
Derrick Can't-reM

Contributors

Unknown: Very Rev. G. E. Gordon
Unknown: F. D. V. Narborough
Unknown: Rt. Rev. S. F. Allison, D.D

: PORTRAITS FROM THE PAST

A series of six talks
6-The Younger Pittby Richard Pares Professor of History in the University of Edinburgh
Son, nephew, and first cousin of British Prime Ministers, and himself holding that office for seventeen years at a stretch-the Younger Pitt has a reputation for statesmanship. Yet he is often thought of as a statue rather than a man. The real Pitt,' says Professor Pares, ' was quite unlike this. As much, perhaps, as any other leader we have had, he was the creature of impulse and of inspiration.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Pares

: Sunday Prom

Overture, A May Night (Rimsky- Korsakov): London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt.
Violin Concerto (Khachaturyan): Igor Oistrakh (violin), with the Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Eugene Goossens on gramophone records

: MUSIC MAGAZINE

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
Dvorak
(1841-1904)
Commemoration Issue
' Portrait of the Man,' by Alec Robertson
' The Musical Personality,' by Gerald Abraham
' The BBC's Dvorak Festival,' by John Cliapham

Contributors

Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Unknown: Alec Robertson
Unknown: Gerald Abraham
Unknown: John Cliapham

: EN VOYAGE

Le coiffeur
A programme for those interested in brushing up their French
Script by Emile Harven and M. J. MacDonald
(Continued in next column)
Before leaving La Conche, Peter and Helen Lamb pay a visit to the hairdresser's.
De quel cote faites-vous votre rate?, which side do you have your parting?; le sel, salt; se couoher, to lie down; le sable, sand; que! genre de coupe voulez-vous? how do you want your hair cui?; pas trop ]ong derriere, not too tons at the back; la serviette, towel; serré, tight; veil or, old gold; le peigne. comb; une mise en plis, a set: defend z-lui de faire ca, tell him (her) not to do that; un chignon, a bun; rafraichir les cheveux, to trim the hair; grisornner, to go grey; le gruau d'avovnc, oatmeal; pouter, to grow; éclaroir. to thin.

Contributors

Script By: Emile Harven
Script By: M. J. MacDonald
Unknown: Helen Lamb

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by T. C. Worsley
Films: Paul Dehn
Theatre: Eric Keown
Radio: Rose Macaulay
Books: Elspeth Huxley Art: Sir Hugh Casson

Contributors

Conducted By: T. C. Worsley
Unknown: Paul Dehn
Unknown: Eric Keown
Unknown: Rose MacAulay
Unknown: Elspeth Huxley
Unknown: Sir Hugh Casson

: The Weather

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

: THE COMMONWEALTH TOUR

During the past week Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh have visited Aden, Uganda, and Tobruk
Audrey Russell and Richard Dimble ,by descnibe places visited by the Royal Party Godfrey Talbot reports on the final stages of the Tour

Contributors

Unknown: Audrey Russell
Unknown: Richard Dimble
Unknown: Godfrey Talbot

: COUNTRY MAGAZINE

The Cheviot Country
Introduced by Alfred Hall
Music by Jos. Q. Atkinson
Songs by William Robinson Produced by Ray Lakeland
From the Cottage Hotel Wooder, Northumberland

Contributors

Introduced By: Alfred Hall
Music By: Jos. Q. Atkinson
Songs By: William Robinson
Produced By: Ray Lakeland

: HOME GROWN

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
Norman Stewart talks aibout the summer treatment of fruit plants
Will Ingwersen gives some hints on the propagation of alpines and hardy plants
Joe Brayshaw puts the amateur point of view
Fred Streeter outlines the week's work

Contributors

Introduced By: Roy Hay
Introduced By: Norman Stewart
Unknown: Joe Brayshaw
Unknown: Fred Streeter

: BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Sir Malcolm Sargent visits Chester

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: TADPOLE INTO FROG

by Ronald Mogg
The speaker is a journalist who took a fortnight 's frogman course with the Special Boart Wing of the Royal Marnes In this talk he describes what k feels like to make one's first sea-dive.

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Mogg

: CONCERT

Part 2
From Gaumont Theatre. Chester
Tickets may be obtained from local ticket agents

: NEW HORIZON

A talk by the mother of a mentally handicapped child on how she and her husband met this problem

: TALKING OF BOOKS

Arthur Oalder-Marahjall
This week he talks about ' Pinorman * by Richard Aldington , and other books on Norman Douglas.

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Oalder-Marahjall
Unknown: Richard Aldington
Unknown: Norman Douglas.

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

' The Days Between '
' After Easter—What? '
A Bible play about the events in the days between Easter and Whit Sunday, written and produced by J. Stanley Pritchard
Among those taking part are:
Lawrence Dalzell , James MacTaggart William Halliburton , Fulton Mackay
Joseph Macleod , Leonard Maguire
Bryden Murdoch , James Sutherland
5.25 Children's Service from the Parish Church of St. Briavels, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. H. F. Heal
Organist. Carl W. D. Ward

Contributors

Duced By: J. Stanley Pritchard
Unknown: Lawrence Dalzell
Unknown: James MacTaggart
Unknown: William Halliburton
Unknown: Fulton MacKay
Unknown: Joseph MacLeod
Unknown: Leonard Maguire
Unknown: Bryden Murdoch
Unknown: James Sutherland
Organist: Rev. H. F. Heal
Organist: Carl W. D. Ward

: MONEY MATTERS

House Rating
Gordon Cummings talks about calculating the rateable value of a house, and rights of appeal against valuation

Contributors

Talks: Gordon Cummings

: The Weather

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

: FREE SPEECH AND AMERICAN LIBERTY

Talk by Patrick Malin
Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union
Are civil liberties in the United States threatened by the current ant!-communist campaign and the methods of Senator McCarthy? Mr. Malin discusses the situation in the light of American liberal opinion.

Contributors

Talk By: Patrick Malin

: IN STORY AND SONG

Landscape with Elsie Morison (soprano)
Tudor Evanis (baritone)
Julia Lang and Ivan Samson
(readers)
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Shanpe )
Conducted by Muir Mathieson
Verse selected by Aubrey Danvers-Walker
Produced by Stanton Jeffenies and WaUer Todde

Contributors

Soprano: Elsie Morison
Baritone: Tudor Evanis
Baritone: Julia Lang
Baritone: Ivan Samson
Leader: John Shanpe
Conducted By: Muir Mathieson
Unknown: Aubrey Danvers-Walker
Produced By: Stanton Jeffenies
Produced By: Wauer Todde

: BEETHOVEN

Sonata in G minor. Op. 49 No. 1 Sonata, in D minor, Op. 31 No. 2 played by Natasha Litvin (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Natasha Litvin

: EVENING SERVICE

From St. Matthew, Moorfields, Bristol. Conducted by the Rev. N. Earle. Preacher, Canon Mervyn Stockwood
Thou art my God and I will thank thee Opening prayer Easter Sentences
Confession and the Lord's Prayer
Bible reading: Colossians 3, w. 1-17 Christ the Lord is risen again (S.P.
153)
Prayers
God, that madest earth and heaven
(S.P. 46)
Sermon
Christ is risen! Christ is risen! (S.P.
152)
Blessing
Organist, Douglas Richards

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. N. Earle.
Organist: Douglas Richards

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of University - House, for the extension of work among coloured peoples, by Edric Connor
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
Just east of the Tower of London lies the seafaring Cable Street area—a once attractive place wiith many small eighteenth-centuryhouses, now damaged, outworn, and ramshackle. Since the war West Indians and West and East Africans-British subjects, some illitterate, some with little English, simple working men—have come to seek their fortunes here.
Some of the more enterprising, encouraged by local social workers and clergy, have formed the non-party and non-denominational Stepney Coloured Peoples' Association to secure for themselves better social conditions. Funds are urgently needed to aid this work.

Contributors

Unknown: Edric Connor
Unknown: Edric Connor

: ' THE MILL ON THE FLOSS'

by George Eliot
Dramatised as a serial in twelve parts by Howard Agg
Produced by Wilfrid Grantham
9-' Fashion and Frolic'
Cast in order of speaking:
Music arranged and conducted by Mark Lubbock
After a year Tom's trading ventures had proved so successful that he was able to tell his father that they were free of debt. But for Tom the pleasure1 was marred by what he considered disgraceful conduct on the part of Maggie. For Maggie continued to meet Philip Wakem. One day while Philip was painting Maggie's portrait he told her that he loved her. Tom surprised them, and a quarrel followed. Philip and Maggie agreed to part, but Tom and his sister were no longer on speaking terms.
Later an even more violent quarrel took place between Mr. Tulliver and Lawyer Wakem in which Mr. Tulliver thrashed Wakem. The lawyer was not badly hurt, but the effort was too much for Mr. Tulliver. He had another stroke and was carried home to die.

Contributors

Unknown: George Eliot
Unknown: Howard Agg
Produced By: Wilfrid Grantham
Conducted By: Mark Lubbock
Unknown: Philip Wakem.
Narrator: Nan Marniott-Watson
Lucy Deane: Judy Dyson
Stephen Guest: Andrew Faulds
Maggie Tulliver: Mary Wimbush
Mr Deane: Harold Young
Tom Tulliver: Alec McCowen

: FOUNDATIONS OF LAW

Talk by A. L. Goodiuart, K.B.E., Q.c.
Master of University College, Oxford

Contributors

Talk By: A. L. Goodiuart, K.B.E., Q.C.

: Gladys Young and Joan Miller with Margot van der Bergh in 'WOMEN IN MEDICINE'

The story of the struggle to win for women the right to qualify as doctors and to practise medicine.
Written by Richard Gordon
Produced by Nesta Pain
Other parts played by: Ann Codrington, Richard Burrell, John Cazabon, Rupert Davies, Hugh David, Hugh Munro and Ian Sadler

Contributors

Written By: Richard Gordon
Produced By: Nestia Pain
Played By: Ann Codrington
Played By: Richard Burrell
Played By: John Cazaibon
Played By: Rupent Davies
Played By: Hugh David
Played By: Hugh Munro
Played By: Ian Sadler
Doctor: Gladys Young
Elizabeth Blackwell: Gwen Day Burroughs
Elizabeth Garrett: Margot van Der Bergh
Mr Garrett: Richard Williams
Professor of Chemistry: Duncan McIntyre
Professor Christison: John Laurie
Sophia Jex-Blake: Joan Miller
Dr Anstie: Arthur Lawrence
House agent: Patrick Westwood

: RACHMAJNINOV

Sonata in G minor, Op. 19 played by James Whitehead (cello)
Gerald Moore (piano)

Contributors

Cello: James Whitehead
Piano: Gerald Moore

: THE EPILOGUE

' Christ Is Risen '
Psalm 118. vv. 10-20 (Broadcast
Psalter)
St. John 21, w. 1-17
Father of peace and God of lova
(BBC Hymn Book 488)
1 Corinthians 15, w. 20-22

: News Summary

late weather forecast for Land areas








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