Marcel Gardner and his Serenade Orchestra
and forecast for farmers and shipping
by the Rev. Leo Sherley-Price , Chaplain, the Royal Naval Engineering College, Plymouth
2—' Christ, Our Captain '
and forecast for farmers and shipping
Frank Chacksfield and his Concert Orchestra
(Fantasy Pieces, Op. 12)
Des Abends (Evening) Aufschwung (Soaring) Warum? (Why?) Grillen (Whims)
In der Nacht (In the night) Fabel (Story)
Traumeswirren (Dream Visions)
Ende vom Lied (End of the Song) played by Adela Kotowska (piano)
Fill thou my life (BBC Supplement 5;
S.P. 491; A. and M. 705, omitting vv. 5, 6; P. and H. 143: Tune. Richmond)
Interlude: ' Defeat and Exile
Prayers; the Prayer for all Men; the Lord's Prayer
Through the night of doubt and sorrow (S.P. 678; A. and M. 274. omitting vv. 7. 8; C.H. 214; P. and H. 129: Tune. Marching)
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH: A programme in simple French, in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Script by Sonia Windsor
Scene: Madame Lepic achète une paire de chaussures.
Come. let us join our cheerful songs
(BBC H.B. 122)
New Every Morning, page 33
Canticle 12 (Broadcast psalter) St. Luke 20. vv. 27-40
Jesu, our hope. our heart's desire
(BBC H.B. 126)
Ian Stewart and his Quintet
'MUSIC ANI) MOVEMENT 1: Marjorie Eele
Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE: Sound. 10-' Recording the Sounds of Nature ' by Eric Simms and Bob Wade. (BBC recording)
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY: Moral Choice. 10—' Ethics and Authority ': second of two talks by J. T. Christie , Principal of Jesus College, Oxford.
for twenty-five minutes of gramophone records introduced by Harry Parry
from a canteen in Stevenage, Hertfordshire
with The Stargazers, Beryl Orde, Marion Miller, Max Wall
James Moody (piano) Bert Weedon (guitar) Max Abrams (drums)
Shipping and general weather forecasts. followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A spontaneous discussion by Jack Longland , Christopher Hollis Robert Henriques , Jean Mann, M.P,.
From Malmesbury, Wiltshire
STORIES AND RHYMES. ' Bve Baby Bunting' by Mary Senior Clark , adapted for broadcasting as a three-part serial. Part 2
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH ii. ' Tobias and the Angel': scenes from the play bv
James Bridie , arranged for broadcasting by Sam Langdon. Part 1
2.40 NATURE CALENDAR.
2.45 NATURE STUDY, by J. D . Carthy . Ph.D.
Tuneful and rhythmic
The Spa Orchestra directed by Tom Jenkins and the Billy Mayerl Rhythm Ensemble
London v. North Region
Cedric Cliffe , Hubert Phillips
Quiz-Master, Lionel Hale
Dennis Chapman , W. Lyon BIease
Quiz-Master, Gilbert Harding
by Frank Lane
The rare and costly substance ambergris is used today mainly as an ingredient in perfumes. The origin of these lumps found floating at sea or washed on shore was a mystery until they were traced to the sperm whale and discovered to be a product of his indigestion. Frank Lane tells something of the origin, lore, and uses of ambergris.
For Younger Listeners
' Once Upon a Time ...
Fairy tales from Norway by Peter Christen Asbjornsen translated by H. L. Braekstad and told by David
4—' The Widow's Son '
There was once a poor, very poor widow, who had an only son. She pulled through with the boy till he was confirmed, but then she told him that she could not feed him any longer; he would have to go out and earn his own bread.....
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
' Mr. Growser Moves *
A Toytown play by S. G. Hulme Beaman
Production by Josephine Plummer
S. G. Hulme
Larry the Lamb:
The Mayor of Toytown:
Ernest the Policeman:
Dennis the Dachshund:
Shipping and general weather forecasts, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Promised Land by Professor M. McG. Cooper
The speaker, a New Zealander, is Dean of Agriculture at King's College, Newcastle upon Tyne (University of Durham). He talks about agricultural subsidies, criticises some aspects of the present system, and suggests possible remedies.
You are invited to dance to the music of Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Produced by David Miller
who takes you backstage at your radio music-hall to meet
Rawicz and Landauer
The Hindley-Taylor Singers and the Augmented
BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Produced by Ronnie Taylor
... today it is a steel town of 23,000 people
The story of its growth and how there came to be a Scots settlement in the middle of Northamptonshire
Written and produced by Philip Donnellan in the BBC's Midland studios
with Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer, Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligan Production by Peter Eton
A twice-weekly survey of current affairs
with Pearl Hackney , Deryck Guyler
Charlotte Mitchell andKenneth Connor
Music under the direction of Peter Akister
Script by Eric Barker
Produced by Charles Maxwell
Trio in E flat, Op. 70 No. 2 played by The London Czech Trio:
Suzanne Rozsa (violin)
Karel Horitz (cello)
Lisa Marketta (piano)
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
A review of today's overseas commodity 'and financial news and the London Stock Market closing report