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: THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

A reading for Sunday morning from A. E. Whitham 's
' The Discipline and Culture of the Spiritual Life '
Read by John Witty

Contributors

Unknown: A. E. Whitham
Read By: John Witty

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: NEWS

: MORNING MELODY

BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader. Ernest Element )
Conducted by Gilbert Vinter

Contributors

Leader: Ernest Element
Conducted By: Gilbert Vinter

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: ORGAN RECITAL

by Harold Dexter
From Holy Trinity Church,
Leamington Spa

Contributors

Unknown: Harold Dexter

: HARVEST THANKSGIVING

from Dedham Parish Church, Essex; conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. A. R. Johnston. Preacher, the Rt. Rev. F. D. V. Narborough , Bishop of Colchester
Come, ye thankful people, come (A. and M. 382)
Confession
Venite
Psalm 160
Lesson: St. Matthew 6, vv. 24-34
Benedicite omnia opera Creed
Prayers
Fair waved the golden corn (A. and M. 339)
Sermon
Now thank we all our God (A. and M. 379)
Blessing

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. A. R. Johnston.
Unknown: Rev. F. D. V. Narborough

: FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT

BBC staff correspondents report on current events as seen from their own capitals in different parts of the world.
The programme includes an account of the week's proceedings at the United Nations Assembly

: CHAPTER ONE

' Mrs. Dalloway' by Virginia Woolf
Read by Jill Balcon
The fifth in a series of six readings from the opening chapters of distinguished novels

Contributors

Unknown: Virginia Woolf
Read By: Jill Balcon

: John Amis introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records including this week

: ENTENTE CORDIALE!

A programme for those interested in brushing up their French
L'Hôtel
Script by Marguerite Dasnieres
Richard Sterling , shortly arrived in Paris, has experienced difficulty in getting a suitable room at a cheap hotel. The worst trouble, he finds, is inadequate plumbing and people who use the lift late at night. So he turns to Francoise for help.
L'ascenseur, the lift; vous avez bien dormi? have you slept well?; je voudrais changer de chambre, / would like to change my room; silencieux, silent; empecher, to prevent; se servir de, to use; la chasse d'eau, flush: je regrette, I'm sorry; la chambre pour deux personnes, double room; la salle de bain, bathroom; nous pourrions vous faire un prix, we could offer you special terms; deranger, to disturb; tout au bout du couloir, right at the end of the corridor; entendu, certainly, agreed.

Contributors

Script By: Marguerite Dasnieres
Unknown: Richard Sterling
Commentator: Stanley MacKenzie
Richard Sterling: Richard Bebb
Caissiere: Sonia Windsor
Directeur: Rene Leplat
Franchise Leclerc: Paule Deglon
Caissier: Jean Driant

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by T. C. Worsley
Book: John Connell
Art: Eric Newton
Film: Freda Bruce Lockhart
Theatre: Ivor Brown
Radio: Naomi Lewis

Contributors

Conducted By: T. C. Worsley
Unknown: John Connell
Unknown: Eric Newton
Unknown: Freda Bruce Lockhart
Unknown: Ivor Brown
Unknown: Naomi Lewis

: The Weather

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

: NEWS

: COUNTRY TOWN

Totnes
Rene Cutforth visited Totnes last month and met some of the people who work and live there
Through them he got to know something about this ancient borough town of South Devon
Edited and produced by Roy Hayward

Contributors

Unknown: Rene Cutforth
Produced By: Roy Hayward

: AS OTHERS SEE US

or Britain and the British through the eyes of foreign opera-composers
A series of record programmes presented by Harold Rosenthal
1- Village Green

Contributors

Presented By: Harold Rosenthal

: HOME GROWN

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
B. D. Moreton discusses progress in pest control
F. R. McQuown gives some hints for success with mushrooms
Fred Streeter outlines the week's work

Contributors

Introduced By: Roy Hay
Introduced By: B. D. Moreton
Unknown: F. R. McQuown
Unknown: Fred Streeter

: TALKING OF BOOKS

Arthur Calder-Marshall
This week he talks about ' Waiting for the Mahatma ' by R. K. Narayan , and ' The Flame of the Forest' by Sudhim N. Ghose.
Readers: Atia Hosain. Ranen Roy

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Calder-Marshall
Unknown: R. K. Narayan
Readers: Sudhim N. Ghose.
Readers: Atia Hosain.
Readers: Ranen Roy

: SUNDAY SYMPHONY CONCERT

Joseph Weingarten (piano) BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader. Paul Beard )
Conducted by Fritz Stiedry

Contributors

Piano: Joseph Weingarten
Leader: Paul Beard
Conducted By: Fritz Stiedry

: GEORGES ENESCO

A tribute by his pupil
Yehudi Menuhin
Georges Enesco died on May 4 this year, after achieving greatness as composer, conductor, and violinist. This programme shows him in all these capacities and also as a pianist. It includes the finale of his Third Violin Sonata, and the slow movement of his Octet for Strings.

Contributors

Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin
Unknown: Georges Enesco

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

They Beheld His Glory
A Children's Service from Beulah
Congregational Church, Whit-church, Glamorgan; conducted by the Rev. Clifford 0. Thomas
The Service includes Hymns 143. 4.
76, and 175 from School Worship
Lessons: St. Mark 1. vv. 29-42: St.
Luke 18. vv. 18-30
Address: ' The Picture '
5.30 Calico Pie '
A programme of verse and music compiled by Redvers Kyle
The voice of Edward Lear played by Rolf Lefebvre
Produced by Michael Bell

Contributors

Unknown: Redvers Kyle
Unknown: Edward Lear
Played By: Rolf Lefebvre
Produced By: Michael Bell

: MONEY MATTERS

The Credit Squeeze by R. J. Martin
In the first of a short series of talks Mr.Martin considers why it has become necessary to increase interest rates and reduce overdrafts.

Contributors

Unknown: R. J. Martin

: The Weather

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

: NEWS

: THE LAKE ON THE ROOF OF THE WORLD

by Pierre Berton
The Canadian north, once the preserve of the Eskimo, the Indian, and the white trapper, has been revealed in recent years as a source of vast mineral wealth. Pierre Berton , managing editor of a leading Canadian magazine, has just returned from a tour of the north. Tonight he talks about Great Bear Lake.
(CBC recording)

Contributors

Unknown: Pierre Berton
Unknown: Pierre Berton

: THE TOM JENKINS ORCHESTRA

with Four Hands in Harmony
(Tony Lowry and Olive Richardson at two pianos)

Contributors

Unknown: Tony Lowry
Unknown: Olive Richardson

: TALKING ABOUT MUSIC

by Antony Hopkins
See page 9

Contributors

Unknown: Antony Hopkins

: INDUSTRIAL SERVICE

from Croydon Parish Church; conducted by the Rt. Rev. Cuthbert Bardsley, Bishop of Croydon, assisted by the Rev. E. C. Wearne , Industrial Chaplain
All people that on earth do dwell (A. and M. Rev. 166, v. 1)
Introduction
Behold us. Lord (A. and M. Rev. 13) Prayers and the Lord's Prayer Lesson: St. John 6, vv. 27-29
My God. accept mv heart this day
(A. and M. Rev. 459)
Offering and Dedication Sermon
Forth in thy name, 0 Lord. I go (A. and M. Rev. 336)
Blessing
Organist, Denis Aldersea

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. E. C. Wearne

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of the Restoration Fund of the Parish Church of All Saints, Boughton Aluph , by Clemence Dane , C.B.E.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
On the Pilgrims' Way, the church of Boughton Aluph has been a landmark and refuge for more than six centuries. The cumulative effects of exposure to the elements over the centuries have made the church unsafe. It is now closed and, though a start has been made to prevent the church collapsing, further major repairs must be undertaken in order to preserve this architectural feature of the countryside.

Contributors

Unknown: Boughton Aluph
Unknown: Clemence Dane
Unknown: Miss Clemence Dane
Unknown: Birney Hill
Unknown: Boughton Aluph
Unknown: Boughton Aluph

: Renee Asherson and Tony Britton in 'THE WOODLANDERS'

Thomas Hardy 's novel of the Wessex countryside adapted as a radio play in ten episodes by Desmond Hawkins
8 — ' A New Hope '
Music composed and conducted by Bruce Montgomery and played bv the BBC West of England Light Orchestra
Produced by Owen Reed
Her sensational encounter in the woods with Mrs. Charmond had brought home to Grace Fitzpiers for the first time the full extent of her husband's infidelity. Mortified and depressed by her discovery, Grace withdrew from Hintock and went to pay a short visit in Shottsford. During her absence her father, Mr. Melbury, decided to take drastic measures with Edred Fitzpiers. The interview that ensued took an unexpected turn, and when Grace came home she was soon to be greeted with rumours of a severe assault on her husband.

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Hardy
Unknown: Desmond Hawkins
Conducted By: Bruce Montgomery
Produced By: Owen Reed
Unknown: Edred Fitzpiers.
Grace Fitzpiers: Reneé Asherson
Mrs Melbury: Gwen Howell
Grammer Oliver: Ethel Coleridge
Suke Damson: June Barrie
Felice Charmond: Pauline Letts
Mr Melbury: Hedley Goodall
Edred Fitzpiers: Andrew Faulds
Fred Beaucock: Norman Tyrreil
Giles Winterborne: Tony Britton

: NEWS

: MEMORIES OF THE PEACE MOVEMENT

by Gilbert Murray , o.M.
Dr. Murray was closely concerned with the establishment of the League of Nations Union. In tonight's talk he reminds us of some of the personalities and problems encountered in his lifelong devotion to the cause of organising public opinion for peace.
This talk is a shortened version for broadcasting of the Lord Davies Memorial Lecture given by Dr. Murray earlier this year under the auspices of the Lord Davies Memorial Institute.

Contributors

Unknown: Gilbert Murray

: DEBUSSY

Arabesque No. 1 Le petit negre
Images (Book Two):
Cloches a travers les feuilles: Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut; Poissons d'or; Masques played by Frank Laffitte (piano)
The first of a series of four programmes of music by Debussy

Contributors

Piano: Frank Laffitte

: FRANKLY SPEAKING

In an unscripted interview
Laurens van der Post answers personal questions put to him by John Betjeman
Paul Dehn , and Roger Bannister

Contributors

Unknown: John Betjeman
Unknown: Paul Dehn
Unknown: Roger Bannister

: FERNANDO VALENTI

(harpsichord) on gramophone records

: THE EPILOGUE

Jesus said
' I am the bread of life '
Psalm 111 (Broadcast psalter) St. John 6. vv. 22-35
Praise, 0 praise our God and King
(BBC H.B. 441)
Psalm 103. vv. 1 and 5

: News Summary

late weather forecast for land areas

: Close Down









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