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A reading for Sunday morning from ' The Spiritual Life' by Evelyn Underhill
Read by Adza Vincent


Unknown: Evelyn Underhill
Read By: Adza Vincent

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


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


Leader: John Sharpe
Conductor: Charles MacKerras

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping


by Philip Dore
(Continued in next column)
From the Royal Albert Hall
The second of a series of weekly recitals including Mendelssohn's six organ sonatas


Unknown: Philip Dore


from Chelmsford Cathedral
Conducted by the Provost, the Very Rev. Eric Gordon, assisted by the Succentor, the Rev. J. C. Hughes
Confession; Absolution The Lord's Prayer
0 Lord. open thou our lips (
William Smith of Durham)
Psalm 24
Father, we praise thee (E.H. 166) Lesson: Acts 9, vv. 1-18
Jubilate (Stanford in B flat) Creed and Collects
Anthem: Almighty and everlasting
God (Orlando Gibbons)
Almighty and everlasting God, mercifully look upon our infirmities, and in all our dangers and necessities, stretch forth thy right hand to help and defend us; through Christ our Lord. Amen.
Fight the good fight (E.H. 389) Prayer and Blessing
Master of the Music, Derrick Cantrell


Unknown: William Smith
Unknown: Derrick Cantrell


A series of six talks
6-Josiah Wedgwood by J. H. Plumb
Fellow. and Tutor of Christ's College, Cambridge
The name of Wedgwood, the potter, has -through his craft and industry-become a household word throughout the world. But, one of the creators of the Industrial Revolution, he was far more than an industrialist. * His liberalism, humanity and devotion to art,' says Dr. Plumb, ' made him one of the most outstanding yet typical figures of his age.'


Unknown: J. H. Plumb

: Alec Robertson introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records including this week:
Suite: The Birds (Respighi)
Violin Concerto in A minor (Bach) Das Lied von der Erde (Mahler)


Conducted by John Summerson
Theatre: Eric Keown
Radio: Geoffrey Tandy Book: Elspeth Huxley
Art: Robert Furneaux Jordan
Film: Freda Bruce Lockhart


Conducted By: John Summerson
Unknown: Eric Keown
Unknown: Geoffrey Tandy
Unknown: Elspeth Huxley
Unknown: Robert Furneaux Jordan
Unknown: Freda Bruce Lockhart

: The Weather

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

: Country Questions

Listeners' questions about the countryside answered by Eric Hobbis , Maxwell Knight and Ralph Wightman
Question-Master, Jack Longland
Produced by Bill Coysh


Unknown: Eric Hobbis
Unknown: Maxwell Knight
Question-Master: Ralph Wightman
Question-Master: Jack Longland
Produced By: Bill Coysh


A series of record programmes in which Robert Irwin compares similar situations in different operas
This week:
' The Hour Strikes ' and ' Dancing Lesson '


Unknown: Robert Irwin


A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
Edward Hyams , W. H. Young , and Fred Streeter discuss with Roy Hay in his garden in Surrey problems common to many gardeners


Introduced By: Roy Hay
Introduced By: Edward Hyams
Introduced By: W. H. Young
Introduced By: Fred Streeter
Unknown: Roy Hay


The second broadcast in a series of unscripted interviews with well-known people
Sir Mortimer Wheeler who answers personal questions put to him by John Betjeman , Paul Dehn and J. B. Boothroyd


Unknown: Sir Mortimer Wheeler
Unknown: John Betjeman
Unknown: Paul Dehn
Unknown: J. B. Boothroyd


Liza Fuchsova (piano)
Alexander Young (tenor)
London Chamber Singers
London Chamber Orchestra
(Leader, Thomas Carter )
Conductor, Anthony Bernard


Piano: Liza Fuchsova
Tenor: Alexander Young
Leader: Thomas Carter
Conductor: Anthony Bernard


A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
' American Composers of Today ' : a recorded talk by Aaron Copland
' Musical Profile : The Oriana Madrigal Society,' by Paul Jennings
' Organ Music for All,' by John Lade


Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Talk By: Aaron Copland
Unknown: Paul Jennings
Unknown: John Lade


For Children of Most Ages
' Once, Walking Home....'
An anthology of poems and prose about trees compiled by Geoffrey Dearmer
Music chosen by Josephine Plummer
Jill Balcon and Lewis Stringer
' I wish that I might be
As little daunted as a star or tree.'
5.25 Children's Service from St. Mary's Church, Pains-wick, Gloucestershire. Conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. H. F. Heal
Invitation God , whose name is love (S.P. 369) Confession and Absolution
The Lord's Prayer; Versicles Lesson: St. John 6, vv. 5-14
Nunc dimittis; Apostles' Creed Prayers and Graces
Do no sinful action (A. and M. 669) Address by the Vicar Prayers
Bright the vision that delighted
(A. and M. 161)
Organist, T. C. H. Hodgson


Unknown: Geoffrey Dearmer
Readers: Josephine Plummer
Readers: Jill Balcon
Readers: Lewis Stringer
Unknown: Rev. H. F. Heal
Unknown: Invitation God
Organist: T. C. H. Hodgson

: The Weather

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


Four talks on a journey to the Eastern Mediterranean by John Beckwith
Mr. Beckwith, who is an Assistant Keeper at the Victoria and Albert Museum, recently spent several months in Greece, Turkey, the Lebanon, and 'Egypt, in order to study art collections and monuments of the medieval period.


Unknown: John Beckwith


Music by the BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conductor, Charles Mackerras
John Hargreaves (baritone)


Leader: John Sharpe
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Baritone: John Hargreaves


Quartet in D (K.499) played by the Allegri String Quartet:
Eli Goren (violin)
James Barton (violin) Patrick Ireland (viola) William Pleeth (cello)


Violin: Eli Goren
Violin: James Barton
Viola: Patrick Ireland
Cello: William Pleeth


from St. Cuthbert's Roman Catholic Church, Withington, Manchester. Conducted by Father George Dwyer, D.D . Benediction by Father William O'Leary D.D , .
' There remain faith, hope and charity, these three, but the greatest of these is charity' (1 Corinthians 13. v. 13) Come, Holy Ghost: Our Father; Glory be to the Father
Crown him with many crowns (W.H.
Scripture Reading from 1 Corinthians
13. and meditation
My God. I love thee (O.W.H. 33) Sermon
Prayer for charity
Jesu, grant me this, I pray (W.H. 90) Night Prayers Benediction:
0 Salutaris (Lassus)
Jesu, dulcis memoria (Victoria) Tantum Ergo (Palestrina) Blessing
Divine Praises
0, purest of Creatures (W.H. 113)
Organist and Choirmaster,
Michael Callaghan


Unknown: George Dwyer, D.D
Unknown: Father William O'Leary D.D
Choirmaster: Michael Callaghan


Appeal on behalf of the Hostels for Crippled and Invalid Women Workers by Anona Winn .
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Hostels for Crippled and Invalid Women Workers were founded in 191 for the training in fine needlework and subsequent employment of severely physically disabled girls and women, who are thus enabled to live and work in conditions specially adapted to their needs. A small proportion are able to go out into the world to earn their living, but the majority remain in the Hostels where they are encouraged to live as independently as possible.
There is now, also, a small house for those workers who have reached the age of retirement, thus ensuring their security and peace of mind.
The cost of maintenance is considerable. In addition, a heavy debt was incurred when the new building was erected.


by Walter Besant and James Rice
Dramatised as a serial in ten parts by Howard Agg
7 — ' Art and Power '
Music selected by Cynthia Pughe
Production by Val Gielgud and Audrey Cameron
On Ronald Dunquerque 's recommendation, Humphrey and Cornelius Jagenal call on Gilead P. Beck , who agrees to become their patron. A small cheque on account sets the seal on the brothers' jubilation.
Gabriel Cassilis is greatly disturbed at having received a number of anonymous letters hinting at an affair between his wife and Lawrence Colquhoun , and Joseph Jagenal promises to investigate the matter. Colquhoun makes it clear to Victoria Cassilis that her constant invitations are unwelcome. She upbraids him for his attentions to his ward, Phillis Fleming , and hints at reprisals.


Unknown: Walter Besant
Unknown: James Rice
Unknown: Cynthia Pughe
Production By: Val Gielgud
Production By: Audrey Cameron
Unknown: Ronald Dunquerque
Unknown: Cornelius Jagenal
Unknown: Gilead P. Beck
Unknown: Gabriel Cassilis
Unknown: Lawrence Colquhoun
Unknown: Joseph Jagenal
Unknown: Victoria Cassilis
Unknown: Phillis Fleming
Joseph Jagenal: Norman Shelley
Gilead P Beck: James McKechnie
Ronald Dunquerque: Geoffrey Matthews
Captain Ladds: Jack Allen
Lawrence Colquhoun: Patrick Waddington
Victoria Cassilis: Barbara Couper
Gabriel Cassilis: Cyril Shaps
Tomlinson: Molly Lumley


A topical, topographical, and historical panorama
Written and produced by Louis MacNeice
Those taking part include:
Violet Marquesita , Marjorie Westbury
John Akar. T. St. John Barry Hugh Burden , Valentine Dyall
Carleton Hobbs , Anthony Jacobs
Allan McClelland , Duncan Mclntyre
George Pasteil , John Sharpe
This programme, based upon a visit by the author to the world's greatest river, attempts to suggest its significance past and present.


Produced By: Louis MacNeice
Unknown: Violet Marquesita
Unknown: Marjorie Westbury
Unknown: John Akar.
Unknown: T. St. John Barry
Unknown: Hugh Burden
Unknown: Valentine Dyall
Unknown: Carleton Hobbs
Unknown: Anthony Jacobs
Unknown: Allan McClelland
Unknown: Duncan McLntyre
Unknown: George Pasteil
Unknown: John Sharpe


Our Representative by Donald Boyd
Before 1914 a young man might become a newspaper reporter because he had literary ambitions. It was for this reason that Donald Boyd became a journalist, but he wonders whether he would take so readily to the newspaper life of today.
The fifth of six talks


Unknown: Donald Boyd
Unknown: Donald Boyd


(soprano) with Ernest Lush (piano)


Piano: Ernest Lush


' Teach me thy statutes '
Psalm 119, part 2 (Broadcast Psalter) Ecclesiasticus 6, vv. 18-37
Come, gracious Spirit (BBC Hymn
Book 160)
St. Luke 2, vv. 61 and 62

: News Summary

followed by late weather forecast for land areaa

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