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: THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

A reading for Sunday morning from 'Christian Theology and Natural Science' by E. L. Mascall
Read by Robert Rietty

Contributors

Reader: Robert Rietty

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: Morning Melody

BBC Concert Orchestra
Conducted by Denys Darlow
Overture: The Wasps - Vaughan Williams
Suite from ballet: Pomona - Constant Lambert
On hearing the first cuckoo - Delius
Overture; Serenade; Minuet; Fairies and Giants (The Wand of Youth. Suite No. 1) - Elgar
(BBC recording)

Contributors

Conducted by: Denys Darlow

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: Organ Recital

by John Dalby
Fantasia - Sonata in A flat. Rheinberger Intermezzo and Finale from Symphony No. 3 Vierne
From St. Machar's Cathedral Aberdeen
Next week: John Dykes-Bower from St. Paul's Cathedral, London

Contributors

Organist: John Dalby

: MORNING SERVICE

from Hope, Presbyterian Church of Wales, Merthyr Tydfil; conducted by the Minister, the Rev. D. R. Thomas
Invocation and the Lord's Prayer
O Jesus, King most wonderful (C.H. rev. 423)
Prayer
Almighty Father, who dost give
(C.H. rev. 491)
Reading: 1 Corinthians 13
Behold the amazing gift of love
(C.H. rev. 483)
Sermon
O Lord and Master of us all (C.H. rev. 513)
Blessing
Organist, Ann LI Lewis

Contributors

Officiant: Rev. D. R. Thomas
Organist: Ann Li Lewis

: THE LAST OF BETTESWORTE

The last of five readings from the works of George Bourne
Selected and read by Bernard Miles
Worn out and nearly blind, the old gardener worked on till he could no longer hold a spade. He died, says Bourne, without any suspicion that anyone could think of him with admiration and reverence.
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 13)

Contributors

Read By: Bernard Miles

: CALL THE TUNE

A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Joyce Grenfell
Stephen Potter , Peter Scott
Guest, Léon Goossens
Arranged by Walter Todds
A series of programmes designed to test, not too seriously, your general knowledge of music
(The recorded broadcast of April 19)

Contributors

Chairman: Joseph Cooper
Panelist: Joyce Grenfell
Panelist: Stephen Potter
Panelist: Peter Scott
Panelist: Leon Goossens
Arranged By: Walter Todds

: Robert Irwin introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records including this week:

Overture: Susanna's Secret (Wolf-Ferrari)
Violin Sonata in A (César Franck)
Songs (Wolf)
Serenade in C (Tchaikovsky)

Contributors

Presenter: Robert Irwin

: FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT

BBC correspondents throughout the world talk about the news, its background, and the people who make it.

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: COUNTRY TOWN

Blandford Forum
An impression by Johnny Morris of a recent visit to this town in the heart of Dorset, illustrated by recordings made with people who live there
Edited and produced by Roy Hayward

Contributors

Unknown: Johnny Morris
Produced By: Roy Hayward

: HEROES AND VILLAINS

Stephen Williams recalls, with gramophone records, some striking examples of characterisation in opera
1 - Their music tells us

Contributors

Presenter: Stephen Williams

: HOME GROWN

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
W. F. Bewley C.B.E., D.SC., Fred Streeter, and Roy Hay answer some questions sent by listeners, and Joe Brayshaw asks some of his own

Contributors

Introduced By: Roy Hay
Panelist: W. F. Bewley
Panelist: Fred Streeter
Unknown: Joe Brayshaw

: Sunday Symphony Concert

Orchestra of Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk, Cologne
Conducted by G. L. Jochum
Symphony No. 1, in B flat - Schumann

Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Alois Melechar
Kamarinskaya: Fantasia on two Russian airs - Glinka

Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Fritz Reiger
Variations on a theme of Mozart, Op. 132 - Reger
(Recordings)

: TALKING OF BOOKS

V. S. Pritchett
With the appearance of Volumes 4-7 the publication of George Eliot 's Letters, edited by Gordon S. Haight, is now completed. Mr Pritchett talks about these letters and also about the novels.
Readers: Joan Hart and John Glen

Contributors

Presenter: V. S. Pritchett
Reader: Joan Hart
Reader: John Glen

: THE BOY IN THE GALLERY

A review of English life as it is recorded in the songs of the Music-Hall
Colin Maclnnes takes the theme of friendship as his subject for the last in a series of six programmes with Clarence Wright accompanied by Alan Paul recollections by Ruby Miller and records of some of the original artists

Contributors

Unknown: Colin MacLnnes
Unknown: Clarence Wright
Accompanied By: Alan Paul
Unknown: Ruby Miller

: LETTER FROM AMERICA

by Alistair Cooke

Contributors

Unknown: Alistair Cooke

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

A Children's Service for Lammastide from the Parish Church of St. Andrew, Congresbury, Somerset; conducted by the Vicar, the Rev.A. S. Cran
Fair waved the golden corn (A. and M. 339, first five verses)
Lesson: from Leviticus 23
Father of mercies, God of love (A. and M. 388, fourth verse)
Lammas Offering
Father of mercies, God of love (A. and M. 388, fifth verse)
Address by the Vicar
Bread of Heav'n, on thee we feed
(A. and M. 318, first verse)
The Grace
Organist and Choirmaster,
Charles Ford
5.25 High Welcome on the Hills'
(and in the Valleys)
A programme of verse and music for the summer holidays compiled by Geoffrey with music chosen by Jo
Readers:
Dudy Nimmo and Rowland Hill

Contributors

Unknown: Rev.A. S. Cran
Choirmaster: Charles Ford
Readers: Dudy Nimmo
Unknown: Rowland Hill

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: SIDNEY SAX

and the Winter Garden Orchestra with Osian Ellis (harp)

Contributors

Harp: Osian Ellis

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by Philip Hope-Wallace
Theatre: T. C. Worsley
Radio: Peter de Francia
Book: Margaret Lane Art: Basil Taylor
Film: Dilys Powell

Contributors

Conducted By: Philip Hope-Wallace
Unknown: T. C. Worsley
Unknown: Peter de Francia
Unknown: Margaret Lane
Unknown: Basil Taylor
Unknown: Dilys Powell

: EVENING SERVICE

from Holy Trinity Church, Brompton; conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. P. N. Gilliatt , assisted by the Rev. Alan Dunstan. Preacher, the Rt. Rev. and Rt. Hon. J. W. C. Wand, D.D.
From all that dwell below the skies
(Songs of Praise 408)
Confession and Absolution
The Lord's Prayer
Psalm 119. vv. 105-112
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 30, w.
11-14
Teach me. 0 Lord, the way of thy statutes (Prichard)
Second Lesson: Romans 10, w. 1-17 Thanksgivings and Intercessions
Come, Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire
(A. and M. 599)
Sermon
Lord, thy Word abideth (A. and M.
243)
Blessing
Organist and Choirmaster,
Frank E. Woodhouse

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. P. N. Gilliatt
Unknown: Rev. Alan Dunstan.
Choirmaster: Frank E. Woodhouse

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of the British Empire Cancer Campaign by the Chairman, the Duke of Devon-shire, M.C.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
For more than thirty years the British Empire Cancer Campaign has been organising intensive research into the causes and cure of the disease of cancer and appeals for funds to continue and expand its work. The objects of the Campaign are defined as ' the attack and defeat of the disease of cancer in all its forms by research into its causes, distribution, symptoms, pathology, and treatment.' It is a voluntary organisation which links the various cancer research groups within the Commonwealth.

: Leo Genn with Ronald Simpson in 'TO LET'

The third book of ' The Forsyte Saga' by John Galsworthy
Adapted for broadcasting as a serial in eleven parts by Muriel Levy
Part 2
Production by Hugh Stewart
Now married to Irene, divorced wife of Soames Forsyte, Jolyon takes up the story of the fabulous Forsyte family.
Soames, whose life never seemed to go the way he wanted it, is married to the French girl Annette, but now lives only for his lovely daughter Fleur. By some freak chance Fleur meets Jon, son of Irene and Jolyon, at an art exhibition in June's gallery, and the two are much attracted, without knowing of the past unhappy history of Soames and Irene. Fleur badgers her father, but he only half acquaints her with the true facts. Meanwhile Jolyon is ill and sees his doctor, who takes a grave view of his condition. Jolyon is determined to keep such tidings from Irene, with whom he is still deeply in love.

Contributors

Unknown: John Galsworthy
Unknown: Muriel Levy
Production By: Hugh Stewart
Jolyon: Leo Genn
Soames: Ronald Simpson
Irene: Grizelda Hervey
Jon: John Forrest
Holly: Gillian Maude
Val: Lewis Stringer
Winifred: Courtney Hope
Timothy: Bryan Powley
George: Ross Hutchinson
Prosper Profond: Richard Williams
Smither: Molly Rankin
Aunt Hester: Elma Verity
Aunt Juley: Hazel Hughes

: LETTER TO A YOUNG PAINTER

by Basil Taylor
The first in a new series of seven talks in which men established in their professions offer advice in the light of the contemporary situation to those just embarking on their career.

Contributors

Unknown: Basil Taylor

: Esme Percy in SPIRES AND GANTRIES

A picture of Rouen Louis MacNeice writes on page 6

Contributors

Unknown: Rouen Louis MacNeice

: HARVARD GLEE CLUB

Conductor,
G. Wallace Woodworth

Contributors

Conductor: G. Wallace Woodworth

: LORD HALDANE

Chancellor, Philosopher, and Creator of the Territorial Army
A picture by A. P. Ryan
This great statesman and administrator, the centenary of whose birth falls tomorrow, was twice Lord Chancellor. Above all, he was, according to Field-Marshal Haig, ' the greatest Secretary of State for War England has ever had.'

Contributors

Unknown: A. P. Ryan

: THE EPILOGUE

' He is the Rock, his way is perfect'
Isaiah 55, vv. 6-11
Deuteronomy 32, w. 1-6 and 18 Psalm 27, part 1 (Broadcast, Psalter) St. Matthew 7, vv. 7-27
All my hope on God is founded (BBC
H.B. 299)
Psalm 61, vv. 2 and 3

: News Summary

late weather forecast for land areas








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