Primo Scala and his Accordion Band
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Conductor, Michael Collins
' Great names in the Early Church'
Bible reading from the Acts of the Apostles and comment by the Rev. Richard Tatlock
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Another doctor takes the place of the regular speaker during July
Lionel Monte and his Orchestra
Jean Harvey (piano)
John Tainsh (tenor)
Andrew Bryson (piano)
(The songs are recorded)
by W. D. Pereira
Mr. Pereinr and his wife considered themselves very lucky to get a cottage in the country, and six months later when cold water was laid on they liked it even better.
FAURE and CHAUSSON
Records of some of Fauré's songs and piano music and the Elegy for cello
Lord. it belongs not to my care (BBC
Hymn Book 355)
New Every Morning, page 102 Psalm 40 (Broadcast Psalter) Acts 27. vv. 37-44
Let saints on earth in concert sing
(BBC Hymn Book 249)
Jack Leon and his Orchestra
Directed by Ernest Penfold
adapted from Jane Austen 's novel by H. Oldfield Box
9—' Elizabeth visits Pemberley '
Production by Mary Hope Allen For cast see Monday at 11.30 a.m.
(The recorded broadcast of July 1950)
Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
from a factory canteen near Manchester with Ethel Revnell
Lester Ferguson , Stan Stennett
The Four Clubmen
Fred Harries at the piano
Presented by Geoffrey Wheeler
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
by the Rt. Hon.
Dr. Charles Hill, M.P .
Postmaster-General with a description of the scene by Raymond Baxter
This new extension to the existing G.P.O. Rugby Radio Station means the provision of fifty-three radio transmitters and two hundred aerials, and trebles the station's present telephone and telegraph transmitting capacity. The centre of world-wide radio communication, the station covers one thousand six hundred acres, and is the largest and best-equipped in existence.
See Both Sides of the Mjcrophone'
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Vilem Tausky
Bernard O'Keefe (cor anglais)
A series of record programmes presented by Norman Demuth
The novel by Norman Douglas
Adapted for radio by Stafford Byrne
Other parts played by Christine Sheldon-Williams and Bryan Powley
The scene is the Mediterranean island of Nepenthe just before the first world war
Production by Frederick Bradnum (The recorded broadcast of July 11
Thomas Heard, Bishop of Bampopo:
The Duchess of San Martino:
Mr Van Koppen:
For Children of Most Ages
For Your Bookshelf
' New Books for the Holidays': Kathleen Lines reviews some books for children
5.25 May We Recommend
'Queechy' by Elizabeth Wetherell and ' The Three Musketeers ' by Alexandre Dumas
The excerpts from the books have been selected and dramatised by Marion MacWilliam and Ian G. Ball
Those taking part include:
Effie Morrison , Joan Fitzpatrick.
Bryden Murdoch , andlain Cuthertson
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
Shipping and general weather forecasts followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A musical sequence in modern style
Frank Chacksfield and his Concert Orchestra
The Kenny Powell Quartet and songs by American guest star
Introductions by Alan Skempton Production by Leonard Trebilco
The Food We Eat by Ernest Baldwin , Ph.D., (Professor of Biochemistry) University College, London)
3-Rats and Rations
At the beginning of this century the notion that diet could influence disease was dismissed by many as an old wives' tale. But in this talk Professor Baldwin shows that many different substances derived from our food (we call them vitamins) are essential to health.
Adrienne Cole (soprano)
Ernest Lush (piano)
The Allegri String Quartet:
Eli Goren (violin)
James Barton (violin) Patrick Ireland (viola) William Pleeth (cello) with Margaret Good (piano)
by Alistair Cooke
Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train , and Richard Dimbleby ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers
Presented by C. F. Meehan
(' Twenty Questions ' is broadcast by arrangement with Maurice Winnick )
World Opinion and the Big Four
Tonight commentators from a number of world capitals give their views on the Conference which has just taken place in Geneva between the Prime
Ministers of Britain, France, and the U.S.S.R., and the President of the U.S.A.
See page 3
Paul Martin introduces records of popular Swedish artists
A novel by Maurice Hewlett dramatised as a serial in twelve parts by Wilfrid Grantham 7
—' Frozen Heart—Red Heart'
Cast in order of speaking:
Incidental music composed and conducted by Norman Demuth
Production by Wilfrid Grantham
Part 6 introduced the important character of Berengaria, daughter of Don Sancho of Navarre, and told how proposals for her marriage to King Richard were set on foot. It told of Richard's visit to England and how Jehane braved his mother Queen Eleanor and made a friend of her. It told too of Richard's crowning and of his pledge to Jehane-a pledge which held them bound and yet apart.
King Richard I:
William des Barres:
Bishop of Beauvais:
Jehane de St PoI:
Don Sancho of Navarre:
Duke of Austria:
Philip of France:
Marquis de Montferrat:
Duke of Burgundy:
Eustace de St Pol:
followed by late weather forecast for land areas