Lewis Merthyr (Porth)
Workmen's Institute Band
Conductor, Oliver D. Jones
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Conductor, Frank Cantell
' We Seek a Homeland '
Bible reading and comment by the Rev David R. Easton of St. Paul's Parish Church, Leith
5 — ' Cloud of Witnesses '
St. Matthew 17, w. 1-9
Rev David R.
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Food facts from port and mart to guide the household shopper
Compiled by Louise Davies
BBC Variety Orchestra (Leader, George Deason )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Come, let us join our cheerful songs
(S.P. 472: A. and M. 299: C.H. 175: P. and H. 141: Tune. Nativity)
Interlude: 'The Choosing of the Twelve '
Prayers: the Prayer for Pardon; the Lord's Prayer
Jesus shall reign (S.P. 545: A. and M. 220; C.H. 388. omitting v. 2; P. and H. 204: Tune. Truro)
Gramophone records of excerpts from ballets by Berners, Bliss, and Tchaikovsky
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT II, by Marjorie Eele
To the name of our salvation (BBC
Hymn Book 284)
New Every Morning, page 19 Canticle 9 (Broadcast Psalter) St. John 17, vv. 1-11
Lord Christ, who on thy heart didst bear (BBC Hymn Book 380)
Jack White and his Band
TIME AND TUNE, by Kay Foster
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS I. (BBC recording)
11.40- TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. The Greek Classics in Translation. 'The Life and Death of Socrates ': a programme of passages selected by W. Hamilton from ' The Apology.' ' Symposium,' ' Crito,' and ' Phaedo ' of Plato in the translations of W. Hamilton and H. Tredennick.
' The Man in Black '
Peter Sellers , Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan in ' The Canal'
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
with Pearl Hackney Deryck Guyler
Charlotte Mitchell and Kenneth Connor
Music under the direction of Peter Akister
Script by Eric Barker
Produced by Charles Maxwell
The third of eight programmes of waltzes
D flat, Op. 70 No. A flat. Op. 34 No. 1
A minor. Op. 34 No.2 E minor (Op. posth.) played by Nina Milkina (piano)
TRAVELTALKS. Round the Commonwealth. ' Tobacco from Southern Rhodesia.' Script by Margaret Kabell
2.20 LOOKING AT THINGS. ' The Story of Heraldry.' Script by Hugh Rosa Williamson
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH I. 'The Blue Pavilions.' by Sir A. Quiller Couch. Adapted for broadcasting by G. A. Russell Purchase. Part 1
Sir A. Quiller
G. A. Russell
by Charles Dickens
12 — ' The Tables are Turned '
(Leader, J. Mouland Begbie )
Conductor, Ian Whyte
Poems we all remember selected by Patric Dickinson
6-A selection from the Sonnets of William Shakespeare
Reader, David Lloyd James
' The House of the Pelican '
A serial story adapted from her book of the same name by Elisabeth Kyle
Reader, Jean Taylor Smith
6 — ' A Happy Ending '
5.15 For Older Children
' The Shadow of the Eagle'
An adventure of the Napoleonic Wars written as a serial play in six instalments by Peter Hayes
6 — ' Day of Reckoning '
Production by Josephine Plummer
' My tale of the year 1815 is almost at an end. But before we draw the veil of the years over that historic Hundred Days, the last act of the great tragedy must be told. You shall hear those echoes which are with me still--of the shocks of a great and proud army breaking upon another as the sea-waves break upon rocks..... Echoes of a great battle fought in the June sunshine-Waterloo! ' (Roger Graham)
Lieutenant Roger Graham:
Eleanor, his sister:
The Duke of Wellington:
Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Picton:
Major von Borcke:
The voice of Roger Graham as an old man.:
D. A. Clarke
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Today's results and weekend preview
Introduced by John Snagge
(in a recorded programme) discusses with Roy Plomley the gramophone records she would choose to have with her if she were condemned to spend the rest of her life on a desert island
Programme produced by Monica Chapman
from Wales with Marion Lowe , Eddie Reindeer
Edward Morgan , Suzette Tarri
An excerpt from
' Half a Loaf ' by E. Eynon Evans
The Voices in Harmony
The Lyrian Singers
BBC Welsh Orchestra
(Leader, Philip Whiteway )
Introduced by Alun Williams
Production by Mai Jones
A modern Arabian Nights story of fabulous wealth from oil, dispensed by a wise ruler for the benefit of his people
Written by Gordon Waterfield and illustrated by recordings made in Kuwait by Abdurrahman Bushnaq
Produced by Tom Waldron
An impression by Lionel Hale
On Sunday, October 31, the seventy-four-year-old Swiss-born clown Grock gave his farewell performance. Lionel Hale went to Hamburg for the BBC to see for the last time what James Agate once called Grock's ' lovelv nonsense.'
See ' Both Sides of the Microphone '
with Benny Lee and Pearl Carr
Nat Temple and his Orchestra
Special orchestrations by Malcolm Lockyer
Announcer, Ronald Fletcher
Produced by Pat Dixon
A twice-weekly survey of current affairs
Speakers in the studio in London and from regional and overseas centres contribute news and views on the issues of today and tomorrow
Stars and music of the past and present
Alan Loveday (violin)
Leonard Cassini (piano)
followed by late weather forecast for land areas