Joseph Seal at the BBC theatre organ
Funiculi Funicula. Denza, arr. Sumner Horatio Nicholl's First Waltzes
Clifford Birchall and Joseph Seat
Selection: Wedding in Paris
Sonny Miller and Hans May
Dance of the Bumblies...Norman Impey
Favourites old and new
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Directed by Frank Stewart
Talk by the Ven. C. I. Peacocke
Ven. C. I.
and forecast for farmers and shipping
A midweek bulletin of food news
Compiled by Louise Davies
Topical talk by Ruth Drew
Don Paulin (tenor)
Winifred Davey (piano)
Peter Mountain (violin)
Angela Dale (piano)
by Lawson Steni
A picture of Bethnal Green as Lawson Steni knew it when he took a house there and everywhere found traces of the Huguenots and the Jews who had preceded him.
STORIES FROM WORLD history. Serve Nation with Utmost Loyalty': the life Of Yueh Fei. A story from China (12th century A.D.) Script by Anne Chang.
God is love: let heaven adore him
(BBC Hymn Book 7)
New Every Morning, page 11
Psalm 103. vv. 1-12 (Broadcast
Isaiah 42. w. 1-8
0 for a faith that will not shrink
(BBC Hymn Book 310)
Primo Scala and his Accordion Band
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT ii, by Marjorie Eele
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS II
11.40 FRENCH FOR SIXTH FORMS. La Vie parlementaire en France durant le trimestre: les plus importants d6bats des derniers mois a la Chambre des D6put6s, par Robert Mengin
An agricultural weekly
Topical talks of interest to farmers and country people
News commentary by Clifford Selly
Introduced by George Villiers
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Reports from Britain and overseas
and his Orchestra with Gerry Grant and the Ternenteers
LET'S JOIN IN. The Nativity Play, with Charles E. Stidwill as narrator and music by Ann Driver. (BBC recording)
2.20 ADVENTURES IN music. A Christmas programme: excerpts from ' Messiah.' and some Christmas carols introduced by leuan Rees-Davies
2.40 HISTORY ii. Boulton and the Soho Works: a far-sighted manufacturer uses and develops the new sources of power. Script by Miles Tomalin
The story of a pantomime dame by Jeffrey Segal
Other parts played by Aline Waites and Jeffrey Segal
Pianist, Alan Paul
Production by Audrey Cameron
Miss Burke, a secretary:
Sam Kitchin, an agent:
Charlie, stage doorkeeper:
Jean Ainslie, a stage manager:
Bill Malcolm, the producer:
The Bad Robber:
The Good Robber:
J J Davies a critic:
for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception from Westminster Cathedral
Celebrant, Father G. T. Wright
Introduced by Father Michael Hollings
Deus in adjutorium: Gloria Patri
Psalms 109, 112. 121. 126, and 147 (16th-century falsobordone)
Little Chapter (Proverbs 8)
Hymn: Ave Maris Stella (plainsong) Magnificat (Primi Toni: Victoria) Collect
Alma Redemptoris Mater (plainsong)
Master of the Cathedral Music
Organist, A. Maxwell Fernie
Father G. T.
A programme for those who are fond of older people and for older people themselves
' A Bicycle For Christmas ': Antonia Ridge tells an amusing story about a child in France
' The Grand Family': Margaret Myers turns another page in the story of a family who live three generations in the one house
Programme presented by Richard Baker
' The New Treasure Seekers *
Six stories from the book by E. Nesbit told by ' David ' 3
—' Over the Water to China '
5.15 For Older Children
' The Secret of the Lost Planet'
A serial play in six parts by Angus MacVicar
3 — ' The Invaders'
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
Otto Schenk, a European armaments manufacturer, is determined to capture the Electronome, a mysterious machine by which the people of Hesikos send their thoughts through space. He plans to bring it back to Earth and use it as a means of stirring up war. Jeremy and his friends-along with Asa, the girl from the Lost Planet — decide to return to Hesikos to warn Solveg, Asa's father. They take off in the new ship built by Spike. Then, as they fly through outer space, something happens ...
5.50 Children's Hour Prayers conducted by the Bishop of Croydon the Rt. Rev. C. K. N . Bardsley
Rev. C. K. N
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A comment on the home news
Speaker, Anthony Ashton
played by Bobby MacLeod and his Scottish Dance Band
Script by Godfrey Harrison
(Continued in next column)
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
Psyche, the dog:
Seven broadcasts on Freedom from Want
The meaning and threat of under-development and its consequence, world poverty; the methods and aims of the campaign against it; and the new ideas that lie behind them
6-The Question of Money
Sir Arthur RuckerK.C.M.G., C.B., C.B;E. ,
Late Deputy Agent General to the United Nations
Korean Reconstruction Agency
Arthur Gaitskell, c.M.G.
Late Managing Director of the Sudan Gezira Board
Member of the Board of the Colonial Development Corporation
In the past, money for development mostly came from private investors working for financial return. But development, as we now understand it, often calls for ' gift' capital-money that will bring in no return. Will the countries who can supply this capital be willing to risk it for the hope of arresting world poverty? Can the fear of 'economic imperialism' be avoided? What part can international action play?
Next week, the
Ruckerk.C.M.G., C.B., C.B;e.
Talk by Martin Niemoller
The Church President in Hesse and Nassau
In this series four speakers look at the parts of the world they know best and ask themselves how far they can face the future with confidence, believing that they are entering into a Christian world. All the speakers were at the Second Assembly of the World Council of Churches at Evanston, which had as its theme ' Christ, the Hope of the World.'
The international comedienne in another of her not-too-serious chats on music
How to play the french horn and Tottenham Court Road folk tunes
Production by Tom Ronald
by J. G. Porter Ph.D., F.R.A.S. ,
This month Dr. Porter talks about some of the stars in the constellation of Perseus.
Porter Ph.D., F.R.A.S.