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: BRIGHT AND EARLY

Strings in Rhythm
Directed by Henry Croudson

Contributors

Directed By: Henry Croudson

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: BBC Northern Ireland Light Orchestra

(Leader, William Mclnulty)
Conductor, David Curry

Contributors

Leader: William McLnulty
Conductor: David Curry

: LIFT UP YOUR HEARTS!

A meditation on the Good Shepherd Psalm prepared by members of The Grail

: General Weather Forecast

and forecast for farmers and shipping

: MORNING MUSIC

Johnny Douglas and his Orchestra

Contributors

Unknown: Johnny Douglas

: PIANO RECITAL

by Peter Element

: SERVICE FOR SCHOOLS

Prayer
Ye holy angels bright (omitting v. 2)
(S.P. 701; A. and M. 646; C.H. 39; P. and H. 225: Tune. Darwall's 148th)
Interlude: 'St. Vincent de Paul'
Prayers; the Prayer for Goodwill; the Lord's Prayer
Father, hear the prayer we offer (BBC
Supplement 9; S.P. 487: P. and H. 120: Tune, Gott will's machen)
Blessing

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

Interval Music
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN TRENCH. A programme in simple French in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Script by Jean-Jacques Oberlin.
Scene: ' Le Docteur Cabirol va se mettre en route.' Dr. Cabirol, in a hurry as usual, leaves the house without putting on his jacket.

Contributors

Script By: Jean-Jacques OBErlin.

: THE DAILY SERVICE

Beneath the cross of Jesus (BBC H.B.
301)
New Every Morning, page 26 Psalm 31 (Broadcast psalter)
1 Thessalonians 5, vv. 12-24
Take up thy cross, the Saviour said
(BBC H.B. 369)

: MUSIC WHILE YOU WORK

Tommy Kinsman and his Dance Orchestra

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

music AND MOVEMENT I, by Marjorie Eele
Repeated on Thursday at 9.56 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE. Breathing and Burning. Script by L. J. Lawler.
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. ' The Mind of St. Paul ': first of three talks by Bishop Wand, Canon of St. Paul's.

Contributors

Unknown: Marjorie Eele
Script By: L. J. Lawler.

: ON A PERSONAL NOTE

Dr. G. Thalben-Ball , organist, introduces records of organ music from concert hall and recording studio

Contributors

Organist: Dr. G. Thalben-Ball

: Workers' Playtime

from the British Legion Village,
Maidstone, Kent with Tollefsen, Gloria Alton
Elizabeth Lamer, Max Wall
James Moody (piano) Bert Weedon (guitar) Max Abrams (drums)
Presented by Bill Gates

Contributors

Performer: Gloria Alton
Performer: Elizabeth Lamer
Performer: Tollesfen
Performer: Max Wall
Pianist: James Moody
Guitarist: Bert Weedon
Drummer: Max Abrams
Presented by: Bill Gates

: The Weather

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

: ANY QUESTIONS?

A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman
Sir Steuart Wilson
Rt. Hon.
Patrick Gordon Walker , M.P.
Ernest Marples , M.P.
Travelling Question-Master,
Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
From Hamble, Hampshire

Contributors

Unknown: Ralph Wightman
Unknown: Sir Steuart Wilson
Unknown: Patrick Gordon Walker
Unknown: Ernest Marples
Produced By: Michael Bowen

: FOR THE SCHOOLS

STORIES AND RHYMES. ' The Goats' Nursery ' by Ruth Ainsworth
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH ii. Scenes from 'Twelfth Night ' by William Shake speare. An arrangement for broadcasting with an introduction and commentary by John Allen. Part 1
2.40 NATURE CALENDAR. (BBC recording)
2.45 NATURE STUDY. Keeping caterpillars. Script by F. R. Elwell. Fred Collins and Tony find caterpillars of the oak eggar moth. the brimstone moth. the drinker, and the currant or magpie moth.

Contributors

Unknown: Ruth Ainsworth
Unknown: William Shake
Commentary By: John Allen.
Script By: F. R. Elwell.
Script By: Fred Collins

: International Ensembles

2-1 Musici on gramophone records
Aria (Marcello, ed. Bonelli)
Cello Concerto in A (Tartini, ed. Ravanello)
Concertino in F minor (attrib. Pergolesi, ed. Giuranna)
Sonata in C (Rossini, ed. Casella)

: ALBERT SCHWEITZER

The story of his life told from his own writings
6-A Hospital Grows
Extracts selected and arranged by Ormerod Greenwood with linking commentary spoken by Rex Palmer
Reader, John Glen
(The recorded broadcast of February 5 in the Light Programme)

Contributors

Arranged By: Ormerod Greenwood
Spoken By: Rex Palmer
Reader: John Glen

: GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

by Marthe Bibesco
It was at a wedding in London that Princess Bibesco caught her first glimpse of George Bernard Shaw. Later she came to know him well, and she recalls some of the most vivid moments of their friendship.

Contributors

Unknown: George Bernard Shaw.

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

For Younger Listeners
Request Week version of Nursery Sing-Song with Doris and Herbert and Mabel Hardy at the piano
' Susannah and the Biscuit Tree '
A story by Hazel Chew told by Herbert
5.25 For Children of All Ages
' The Great Toytown Mystery '
A toytown play by S. G. Hulme Beaman
Production by Josephine Plummer
(Felix Felton is appearing in ' The Pajama Game ' at the London Coliseum)

Contributors

Unknown: Mabel Hardy
Story By: Hazel Chew
Production By: Josephine Plummer
Production By: Felix Felton
Larry the Lamb: Derek McCulloch
Narrator: Derek McCulloch
Ernest the Policeman: Peter Claughton
Dennis the Dachshund: Ernest Jay
The Inventor: Ivan Samson
The Mayor of Toytown: Felix Felton
The Sentry: Norman Shelley
Mr Growser: Ralph de Rohan

: The Weather

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

: FARMING TODAY

Myxomatosis:
What of the Future? by J. L. Brighton
The speaker, a Norfolk farmer, looks at the disease from the farmers' point of view and explains what steps are being taken to maintain the extermination of the rabbit.

Contributors

Unknown: J. L. Brighton

: RING UP THE CURTAIN

with the BBC Midland Light Orchestra
* (Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser
.Norman Lumsden (bass)
Introduced by David Franklin

Contributors

Leader: James Hutcheon
Conducted By: Leo Wurmser
Introduced By: David Franklin

: Northern Variety Parade presents: All at Sea

A laugh on the ocean wave
[Starring] Ken Platt
with The Singing Stewards
Directed by Raymond Woodhead
Augmented BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Script by Frank Roscoe
Produced by John Ammonds

Contributors

Directed By: Raymond Woodhead
Conducted By: Alyn Ainsworth
Script By: Frank Roscoe
Produced By: John Ammonds
Comedian: Ken Platt
Chief Steward: Bill Price
Peggy: Patricia Field
Mrs Weatherby-Smythe: Hattie Jacques
Syd Sharp: Sydney Tafler
Abdul: Herbert Smith

: ORCHESTRAS OF THE WORLD

Overture, Fidelio (Beethoven): Vienna
Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Wilhelm Furtwangler
Minuet of the Will-o'-the-Wisps (The
Damnation of Faust) (Berlioz): Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra, conductor, Eduard van Beinum
Variations on an original theme,
Enigma (Elgar): Royal Philhar monic Orchestra, conductor. Sir Thomas Beecham , Bt. on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Wilhelm Furtwangler
Conductor: Eduard van Beinum
Unknown: Royal Philhar
Unknown: Thomas Beecham

: THE ROYAL VISIT

to Bristol and North Somerset
Today Her Majesty the Queen inaugurated the new Council House, Bristol, and the Chew Valley Lake, Somerset
Tom Salmon describes the events of the day. and introduces recordings of some of the highlights, with a commentary by Alan Gibson

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Gibson

: THE GOON SHOW

with Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer, Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligar Production by Peter Eton
(The recorded broadcast of Dec. 20)

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sellers
Unknown: Harry Secombe
Unknown: Spike Milligan
Conducted By: Wally Stott
Announcer: Wallace Greenslade
Script By: Spike Milligar
Production By: Peter Eton

: THE BUDGET

The Chancellor of the Exchequer
The Rt. Hon.
Harold Macmillan , M.P.

Contributors

Unknown: Harold MacMillan

: CATHEDRAL MUSIC

Douglas Guest (organ)
Choir of Salisbury Cathedral
Master of the Choristers,
Douglas Guest
From Salisbury Cathedral
One of a series of monthly programmes

: UNESCO IN THE AFRICAN BUSH

Part 2
A diary, with recordings of music and people, made during a visit to Liberia, and a description of the first village schools founded by UNESCO and the Liberian Republic in 1954 Narrator, Hugh Burden
Written by David Thomson and produced by him in the studios of UNESCO, Paris

Contributors

Written By: David Thomson

: CHOPIN

Three Mazurkas: C sharp minor.
Op. 30 No. 4; A minor, Op. 67 No. 4; B minor, Op. 33 No. 4 played by Malcuzynski (piano) on gramophone records

Contributors

Played By: Malcuzynski

: News Summary

late weather forecast for land areas

: MARKET TRENDS

A review of today's overseas commodity and financial news, and the London Stock Market closing report








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