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: Readings for THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

'God in Us'
Reading: St. John 14. vv. 15-23
Hymn: Hence, all thoughts of sadness
Poem: From morn to midnight
(Charles Hamilton Sorley )

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Hamilton Sorley

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: NEWS

: MORNING MELODY

BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conductor, Charles Mackerras

Contributors

Leader: John Sharpe
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: HOME GROWN

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
Edwin Cherry talks about the care of newly-sown lawns and treatment of established turf
Frank Allerton gives advice on the spring care of chrysanthemums
Fred Streeter outlines the week's work

Contributors

Introduced By: Roy Hay
Talks: Edwin Cherry
Unknown: Frank Allerton
Unknown: Fred Streeter

: MORNING SERVICE

from St. Thomas's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne. Conducted by the Rev. Basil D. Hetherington. Preacher: the Rev. A. J. Bennitt
Sentence. Versicles and Responses Psalm 145, vv. 1-12
First Lesson: Wisdom 5, vv. 1-16 Te Deum
Second Lesson: Luke 16. vv. 19-31 Benedictus
Creed; Lesser Litany; Collects
0 Worship the King (A. and M. 167) Sermon
Prayer
Forth in thy name (A. and M. 8) Blessing
Organist. Kenneth H. Miller

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Basil D. Hetherington.
Unknown: Rev. A. J. Bennitt
Organist: Kenneth H. Miller

: MUSIC DOWN THE STREET

Talk by Kay Cicellis
Kay Cicellis , who was born Grock, has lived most of her life outside her native country; but in the last few years Athens has become her home town. In this talk she recalls the mood of Athens and of Athenians on a Sunday morning.
This is the fourth of a series of talks in which the spirit of a foreign town is evoked by speakers who have at some time made their home there.

Contributors

Talk By: Kay Cicellis
Talk By: Kay Cicellis

: Joseph Cooper introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records including this week:
String Quartet in C, Op. 76 No. 3
(Emperor) (Haydn)
Concerto for guitar and orchestra
( Castelnuovo- Tedesco)
Serenade to Music (Vaughan Williams)

: EN VOYAGE

Arrêt-Buffet
Script by Emile Harven and M. J. MacDonald
On a cold wet day Peter and Helen Lamb stop for lunch at a small country town. Seeing a restaurant with a number of lorries parked outside, they decide to try their luck there.
Nous avons tres faim, we are very hungry; on s'est rencontre a Paris, we met in Paris; ca ne vous gene pas?, you don't mind?; debarrasse la table!, clear the table!; je vous sers deux dejeuners?, shall I serve you two lunches?; la tarte aux cerises, cherry tart; Ie metier, trade, job; un chic type, a splendid chap; Les Routiers , restaurants for lorry-drivers; un pneu blanc, a white tyre; ca m'est egal, it's all the same to me; ca vous plait?, do you like it?; Ie copain, mate, pal; sans blague, no kidding! you don't say!

Contributors

Script By: Emile Harven
Script By: M. J. MacDonald
Unknown: Helen Lamb
Unknown: Les Routiers
Helen Lamb: Dorothy Smith
Peter Lamb: Richard Huradall
Arthur, a lorry-driver: Jacques Brunius
Jo: Jean Driant
Mathilde: Sonia Windsor
Hermes: Peter Carr-Forster
Gus: Emile Harven

: MUSIC MAGAZINE

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
Contents:
Musical Profile: Sir Arthur Bliss ' by Harold Rutland
' Anatol Lyadov (1865-1914) ' by Martin Cooper
. Beethoven's late String Quartets by Geoffrey Bush
' Schiller and Music ' by René Elvin

Contributors

Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Unknown: Sir Arthur Bliss
Unknown: Harold Rutland
Unknown: Anatol Lyadov
Unknown: Martin Cooper
Unknown: Geoffrey Bush
Music By: René Elvin

: LOOKING AHEAD

This week in the Home Service

: The Weather

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

: NEWS

: Birds in Britain

A magazine programme edited and introduced by James Fisher
In the Field
James Fisher introduces a springtime excursion out-of-doors in the company of a Wiltshire river bailiff, Frank Sawyer; a Yorkshire game-keeper, Walter Flesher; a Northern Ireland schoolmaster, Arnold Benington; and a Yorkshire engineer who makes his own wild-life recordings, John Kirby.

Contributors

Presenter: James Fisher
Unknown: Frank Sawyer
Unknown: Walter Flesher
Unknown: Arnold Bening
Unknown: John Kirby
Producer: Desmond Hawkins

: HIDDEN TREASURE

Stephen Williams introduces gramophone records of operatic music you may have forgotten
11 — Bellini's ' La Sonnambula'

Contributors

Introduces: Stephen Williams

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by Roger Manvell
Book: Pamela Hansford Johnson
Art: Basil Taylor
Film: Edgar Anstey
Theatre: Richard Findlater
Radio: Frank Birch

Contributors

Conducted By: Roger Manvell
Unknown: Pamela Hansford Johnson
Unknown: Basil Taylor
Unknown: Edgar Anstey
Unknown: Richard Findlater
Unknown: Frank Birch

: Visit to Leeds of the BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Sir Malcolm Sargent
Gina Bachauer (piano)
From the Town Hall

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent
Piano: Gina Bachauer

: ROMAN LONDON

Programme written and produced by Leonard Cottrell
The Temple of Mithras drew much public attention recently; but there are other relics of Roman London, equally important "though less well known, and valuable discoveries have been made since the war on bomb-cleared sites. Temporarily deserting Ancient Egypt, Leonard Cottrell has turned his attention to archaeology nearer home in a programme that endeavours to re-create the ancient city of Londinium from archaeological discoveries and the works of classical writers.

Contributors

Produced By: Leonard Cottrell
Unknown: Leonard Cottrell

: LEON GOOSSENS (oboe)

on gramophone records

: TALKING OF BOOKS

Richard Usborne
This week he talks about ' The Beckoning Lady' by Margery Allingham , ' Moonraker ' by Ian Fleming , and ' No Sleep for MacaU ' by Gerard Fairlie.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Usborne
Unknown: Margery Allingham
Unknown: Ian Fleming
Unknown: Gerard Fairlie.

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

' Daffy-Down-Dilly
A programme of Welsh folk songs sung by Shan Emlyn and the choir of Howell's School, Denbigh
Conductor, Gwen Osborne
B.10 For Children of Most Ages
' Sovereign Lords '
A series of five plays based on his book
' Seven Kings of England' by Geoffrey Trease
2—' William : the self-made king'
Produced by David Davis
'1066 and all that' has been taken for granted for so long that it has become a joke. Few of us realise now what a daring gamble the Norman Conquest was, and how nearly it did not come off. This play deals with the great adventurer who staked everything to win a crown.

Contributors

Sung By: Shan Emlyn
Conductor: Gwen Osborne
Produced By: David Davis
Unknown: Norman Conquest
William, Duke of Normandy: Ralph Truman
Robert, his father: Jack Melford
Arietta, his mother: Winifred Oughton
Matilda of Flanders: Nicolette Bernard
Edward the Confessor: Leslie Heritage
Harold Godwin: Deryck Guyler
Lanfranc Prior of Bec: Robert Rietty
Norman Baron: Laidman Browne

: MONEY MATTERS

Gordon Cummings talks about methods of raising money to buy a house

Contributors

Talks: Gordon Cummings

: The Weather

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

: NEWS

: BRAZILIAN INTERIOR

Talk by Kenneth Matthews
BBC Special Correspondent
Mr. Matthews, who was recently in Brazil, journeyed for twelve days in the Central Brazilian jungle, including three days by canoe in the Fawcett country. He describes the Aboriginal Indian tribes and the wild life in the area.

Contributors

Talk By: Kenneth Matthews

: IN LIGHTER MOOD

Music by the Leighton Lucas Orchestra Conductor, Leighton Lucas with John Lanigan (tenor)

Contributors

Unknown: Leighton Lucas
Conductor: Leighton Lucas
Tenor: John Lanigan

: SONG RECITAL

Peter Pears (tenor)
Benjamin Britten (piano)

Contributors

Tenor: Peter Pears
Piano: Benjamin Britten

: EVENING SERVICE

The Annual Service of the Church of Scotland Office-Bearers' Union of the Presbytery of Paisley
From Paisley Abbey
Conducted by the Minister, the Rev. W. H. Rogan. The Scripture Lesson read by the President, Robert Gill. Preacher: the Rev. Professor James S. Stewart, D.D.
Christ is made the sure foundation
(C.H. 207)
Lessons: Zechariah 2. vv. 1-5; Revelation 21. vv. 22-27
Anthem: We wait for thy loving kindness.0 God. in the midst of thy Temple (McKie)
Sermon
Prayers
Lord. speak to me that I may speak
(C.H. 338)
Benediction
Organist, Pearce Hosken

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. W. H. Rogan.
Unknown: Robert Gill.
Unknown: Rev. Professor James S. Stewart, D.D.
Organist: Pearce Hosken

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of the Mental After Care Association, by the Chairman, Dr. Henry Yellowlees, O.B.E.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Association provides rehabilitation after nervous and mental illness, and early care with the object of preventing nervous breakdowns, in its rest and convalescent homes. Holidays are provided for patients from mental hospitals who are unfit to leave hospital permanently, and there are special homes for those able to leave hospital but not considered well enough to live independently and away from all supervision and care. Where possible, suitable employment is found. The work is done in close co-operation with local authorities throughout the country.

Contributors

Unknown: Dr. Henry Yellowlees, O.B.E.

: « THE FORTUNES OF NIGEL'

The novel by Sir Walter Scott
Adapted as a serial in eight episodes by R. J. B. Sellar
7—' Through the Traitor's Gate'
Others taking part: John Mackenzie
Bill Robertson and John Scholan
Music bv Ian Whyte who conducts the BBC Scottish Orchestra
Produced by Finlay J. Macdonald
When Nigel Olifaunt finally secured an order for repayment of his 40,000 merks from King James, his fortunes seemed to be on the turn. But he was warned by Margaret Ramsay that a new-found friend, Lord Dalgarno, was in reality one of Buckingham's lieutenants. In blind anger the young Scot challenged Dalgarno to a duel.
While Margaret Ramsay-by this time very much in love with Nigel-was trying desperately to trace him, he decided to risk all on a personal meeting with the King. One day he waylaid the monarch while the latter was hunting.

Contributors

Novel By: Sir Walter Scott
Unknown: R. J. B. Sellar
Unknown: John MacKenzie
Unknown: Bill Robertson
Unknown: John Scholan
Unknown: Ian Whyte
Produced By: Finlay J. MacDonald
Unknown: Nigel Olifaunt
Unknown: Margaret Ramsay
Unknown: Margaret Ramsay-By
King James VI: Duncan MacRae
Nigel Olifaunt, Lord Glenvarloch: Bryden Murdoch
Duke of Buckingham: Robert Bond
Lieutenant of the Tower: Alex Fowls
Margaret Ramsay: Elizabeth Corner
George Heriot: George Davies
Sir Mungo Malagrowther: Moultrie R. Kelsall

: NEWS

: FOUNDATIONS OF STRENGTH

Six talks on some of the principles which are the foundations of the Western tradition
4-Responsibility by Lord Ismay
Vice-Chairman of the North Atlantic Council and Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
See page 3

: MAN AT HIGH ALTITUDES

See top of page

: MOZART

Sonata in E (K.481) played by Robert Masters (violin)
Kinloch Anderson (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Robert Masters
Piano: Kinloch Anderson

: TIME FOR VERSE

A poetry notebook edited and produced by Patric Dickinson
Reader, Robert Marsden

Contributors

Produced By: Patric Dickinson
Reader: Robert Marsden

: THE EPILOGUE

' I go to prepare a place for you'
Psalm 12& (Broadcast Psalter)
1 Corinthians 15, vv. 12-13. 17-26,
60-58
Jesus lives (BBC Hymn Book 106) St. John 14, vv. 1-3

: News Summary

late weather forecast for land areas

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