The Jimmy Leach Organolian Quartet
and forecast for farmers and shipping
' All Workers Together '
Talks by A. Donald Miller , General Secretary to the Mission to Lepers
' Mine Own Enemy '
and forecast for farmers and shipping
BBC Concert Orchestra
Conducted by Stanford Robinson
Patrick O'Donnell (bass-baritone)
Frederick Stone (piano)
Lionel Solomon (flute) Sidney Crooke (piano)
John Usborne spent five weeks last summer travelling chiefly on foot through four out of the five Yugoslav republics. In this talk he describes some incidents of the first week.
music AND MOVEMENT 1, by Christine Trodd
Ye choirs of new Jerusalem (BBC
Hymn Book 116)
New Every Morning, page 29 Canticle 8 (Broadcast Psalter)
St. Mark 2, vv. 13-22
Jerusalem the golden (BBC Hymn
Troise and his Banjoliers
RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Gladys Whitred.
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. North America. John Skeaping , Professor of Sculpture at the Royal College of Art, talks about village life in Mexico.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. ' 0 du lieber Augustin.' Die grosse Pest in Wien (1679). Die Zeit war traurig, das Lied war lustig. Ein Horspiel von Milo Sperber
Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
Crawford White, cricket correspondent of the News Chronicle, sums up the day's play at Adelaide
from a factory canteen in Eastleigh, Hampshire with Cardew Robinson
Jill Day. Douglas Horner
The Hedley Ward Trio and the Ron Millington Quartet
Presented by Duncan Wood
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Margaret Eaves .
Introduced by Frederick Allen
Master of Ceremonies,
Producer, Stanton Jefferies
ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. A Poetry Programme: ' Surprises,' by Vicars Bell, including ' The Song of Wandering Aengus ' by W. B. Yeats , 'Tyger' bv William Blake , A Dead Mole ' by Andrew Young , and ' The Song of the Mad Prince ' by Walter de la Mare
2.20 HISTORY 1. ' Piers the Apprentice an account of guild activities set in an imaginary town in the North ot England in the fourteenth century. Script by John Allen
2.40 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. Science and the Doctor. 3-' Your Temperature and Your Pulse '
Harold Rosenthal introduces gramophone records of operatic letter-scenes
A radio play by Stafford Byrne
Adapted from the novel by Ian Hay
Characters in order of speaking:
Production by Martyn C. Webster
Colonel Joseph Meldrum:
5.00 'The Spangled Gown'
A story by Miles Tomalin told by Eve
5.15 For Older Children
Carleton Hobbs and Norman Shelley in 'The Copper Beeches'
Fifth of six Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Storywriter (The Spangled Gown):
Dramatist (The Copper Beeches):
Producer (The Copper Beeches):
Miss Violet Hunter:
Mr Jephro Rucastle:
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
This evening's speaker comments on a subject of topical interest
Written by and including
Bob Monkhouse and Denis Goodwin with David Nixon
Bob Sharpies and his Music
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Looking at Life by Michael Swann and J. M. Mitchison of the Department of Natural History in the University of Edinburgh 2-' Investigating the Invisible '
The speakers describe the tools and techniques used in prying into the innermost secrets of living matter.
by Alistair Cooke
Talk by O G. Sutton C.B.E., D.SC., F.R.S.
Director of the Meteorological Office In this talk Dr. Sutton reflects on the strange weather of 1954 and gives his latest conclusions about the effect of hydrogen bombs.
Sutton C.B.E., D.Sc., F.R.S.
A series of plays by Lance Sieveking based on the stories by G.K. Chesterton from 'The Poet and the Lunatics'
"The Lunaticke, the Lover, and the Poet,
Are of imagination all compact..."
(A Midsommer Nights Dreame)
Based on a story by:
Sir Owen Cram:
T. St. John