John Madin at the BBC theatre organ
and forecast for farmers and shipping
and his Concert Orchestra
Bible reading and comment on the theme of harvest by Canon S. E. Swann. Vicar of Timbers-combe. Somerset
St. Luke 12. vv. 22-32
Canon S. E.
and forecast for farmers and shipping
A midweek bulletin of food news
Compiled by Louise Davies
Topical talk by M. Jean Conil
Bernard Richards (cello)
Eric Gritton piano)
Talk by Wayne Mineau
The speaker describes a recent incident in a campaign against invaders who landed in London, from ships, in the height of the blitz. His hero is a modern Pied Piper.
STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. ' How Tahuti captured Joppa ': a story from Ancient Egypt (1460 B.C.). Script by Phyllis Drayson.
Come. let us join our cheerful songs
(BBC Hymn Book 122)
New Every Morning, page 33
Canticle 12 St. John 9, vv. 13-22
The Lord ascendeth up on high (BBC
Hymn Book 133)
Jack White and his Band
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT II, by Marjorie Eele
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS 11
11.40 FRENCH FOR SIXTH FORMS. Lecture expliquée par Henri Fluchere d'une fable de Jean de La Fontaine: 'Le Heron.'
(The recorded broadcast of September 27 in the Light Programme)
An agricultural weekly
Topical talks of interest to farmers and country people
News commentary by Alastair Dunnett
Introduced by George Villiers
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Reports from Britain and overseas
Let's Join In. 'The Gingerbread Man.' A traditional tale with music by Ann Driver.
2.20 ADVENTURES IN MUSIC. Music for tne Ballet-2: an illustrated talk by Eileen Browne on Delibes's ' Coppelia '
2.40 HISTORY 11. ' Kay and the Flying Shuttle': a Lancashire man makes weaving quicker and better. Script by Eric Gillett
A comedy by David Scott Daniell with Bob Arnold. Ronald Baddiley
Philip Garston-Jones . Reg Johnston
Produced by Peter Dews
(A new production of the play broadcast in the Midland Home Service on February 11)
The Rev Percival Ffolliot:
Mrs Dora Westaway-Jones:
Mrs Mildred Ankerdyne:
sung by the Choir of Ely Cathedral
Psalms 32. 33, 34
First Lesson: Isaiah 54, vv. 1-7
Jesu, the Virgin's Crown (E.H. 192) Magnificat (Wise in F)
Second Lesson: St. John 19, vv. 1-30 Nune dimittis (Wise in F)
Creed, Responses, and Collects
Anthem: 0 clap your hands together
Organist, Michael Howard
by Rex Palmer
The aerodrome at Hendon is about to be closed down. Mr. Palmer, who was chief test pilot there immediately after the first world war, reminisces about the men and machines of those pioneer days of aviation.
For Children of All Ages
' The Dark Friend '
A true story by Margaret Greely told by Jo
5.15 Regional Round
Join with children all over the country to answer questions concocted by Geoffrey Dearmer , and posed by David
5.50 Children's Hour prayers conducted by the Rev. R. T. Brooks
Rev. R. T.
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by. a detailed forecast for South-East England
A comment on the home news
The speaker this week is
Script by Godfrey Harrison
In which David Bliss finds that Paris is for bachelors gay and not bachelors shy
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fenoulhet Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
Psyche, the dog:
French bus driver:
by H. W. French
A series of five talks on the scientific background to music
2 —' The Quality of Sounds '
This talk deals with the factors that determine the characteristic tone quality of different musical instruments.
Peter Shepheard an architect and town planner,
President of the Architectural Association
Fourth of a group of talks in which artists and. authors consider their relationship with the public or patron to whom their work is offered
James Macphee (tenor)
Chic Laval (guitar)
Air fal il o iriag (The Song of Home) Iona Boat Song
'Sa chaoill ud dhall (The Island
Ho fiream forum (Birds at the Fairy
Blow lightly, blow softly
Tuireadh lain Ruaidh (Lament for
John Roy )
Gramophone records introduced by Hector Stewart
late weather forecast for land areas