Cecil Norman and the Rhythm Players
and forecast for farmers and shipping
(Leader, Jack Nugent )
Conductor, Michael Collins
A series of talks for All Saints' Tide by Professor John Foster
4-St. Willibrord, Apostle of the Netherlands
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Topical talk by W. P. Matthew
Conductor, Sidney Bowman
Alec Whittaker (oboe)
Josephine Lee (piano)
Jean Merlow (piano)
Talk by Shirley Williamson
Two years ago, while she was still at school, Shirley Williamson spent one summer holiday with a French family in their ancient country home. The son of the house was to be married, and she describes the massive preparations and traditional festivities for which relations came from far and near.
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT i, by Marjorie Eele
Almighty God. thy word is cast (BBC
New Every Morning, page 83 Psalm 50 (Broadcast psalter) St. Luke 16. vv. 1-18
Be thou my vision (BBC H.B. 316)
The Dulcet Strings directed by Frank Stewart
RHYTHMANOMELODY, by Gladys Whitred
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. The British Isles: a programme about the production of electric power. Script by Rene Cutforth.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. Johannes Brahms. Manuskript von Else Johann sen-Wagner.
Sie werden hdren, wie der junge Brahms zum ersten Mal zu Klara und Robert Schumann kommt, wie diese Begegnung entscheidend fur sein Leben wird, und wie der alte Brahms zwei Jahre vor seinem Tode noch einmal Klara Schu mann, die grosse Pianistin besucht. Die Sendung ist begleitet von Ausschnitten aus der Musik von Brahms.
Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
from Whitley Bay, Northumberland
with Martin Lukins, Frank Burns, Edna Savage, Ted Lune
The Jimmy Leach Trio
Introduced by Randal Herley
Produced by Eric Miller
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra with Bruce Dargavel
Introduced by Frederick Allen
Master of Ceremonies, Jack Crossley
Producer, Stanton Jefferies
ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. ' The Borrowers ': a serial story from the book by Mary Norton. Script by Philippa Pearce. 3 - ' Mrs. Driver '
2.20 HISTORY I. Tudor People: 7- 'Princess: The Lady Elizabeth.' Script by Jo Manton
2.40 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. Transport. 1-' Early Forms of Transport.' Script by G. S. Hall
The love duet from Act 1 of Puccini's opera on gramophone records
by E. M. Forster
Dramatised for radio by Lance Sieveking
Cast in order of speaking: with D. Devahuti , Sujata Khanna , Gyan Kaushik. and Zia Mohyeddin
Produced by Donald McWhinnie
Place: Chandrapore, in India, near the River Ganges. Time: A few years before the English left
(The recorded broadcast of Oct. 24)
Hamidutlah a barrister:
Mahmoud Ali a barrister:
Syed Mohammed, assistant engineer:
Mrs Moore, Ronny's mother:
Turton Head of the District Establishment:
Ronny Heaslop, City Magistrate:
Cyril Fielding, Head of the Government College:
Professor Godbole, Fielding's Assistant:
The Nawab Bahadur, a leading Mohammedan landowner:
McBride District Superintendent of Police:
Major Callendar, civil surgeon:
Mr Das, local magistrate:
Amritrao, a barrister:
For Listeners of All Ages
Tinker and Tapp Inc.
A general ' knock-about' with Fred Fairclough on the one side and Herbert Smith on the other, and Doris Gambell in the middle
Script by Muriel Levy
Incidental music written by Ray Martin and played by a section of the BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Produced by Trevor Hill
5.15 For Listeners of Most Ages
' Charter Pilot'
A new series of plays written by Gilbert Dalton
2-' Calamity Janet'
Produced by Peggy Bacon
Mike Dudley, the pilot:
Billy Perkins, his engineer:
Brian Watson, owner of Watson Air Lines:
Mrs Dudley, Mike's mother:
Angela, his sister:
John his brother:
Shipping and general weather forecasts. fotlowed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A speaker with special knowledge comments on a subject of topical interest and importance
A little of what you fancy by D. E. Tribe , Ph.D.
Lecturer in Animal Husbandry in the University of Bristol
Dr. Tribe describes some experiments to test the ability of farm and laboratory animals to select food suitable to their growth and development. As he explains in his talk, he is very doubtful if in fact a little of what you fancy does do you good.
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From Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
(By arrangement with Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)
René Elvin writes on page 4
by George Pendle
The end of the Peron era has raised many questions about the future pattern of life in Argentina. In this talk Mr. Pendle suggests some possible answers.
A new series of domestic episodes by Sid Colin , Talbot Rothwell and George Wadmore
4 - ' When Plumbers Mate '
The Peter Akister Players
Produced by Roy Speer
A programme of popular French artists on gramophone records
Presented by Lilian Duff
late weather forecast for land areas
A review of today's overseas commodity and financial news, and the London Stock Market closing report