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A reading for Sunday morning from' Members of Christ ' by the Rt. Rev. Joost de Blank
Part of the chapter on * The Lord and the Church '
Reader. John Glen


Reader: John Glen

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BBC Concert Orchestra
Conducted by Leighton Lucas


Conducted By: Leighton Lucas

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by H. A. Bennett
From St. Peter's Church,
Eaton Square. London


Unknown: H. A. Bennett


from St. George's Congregational Church, Middlesbrough; conducted by the Minister, the Rev. Dudley S. Noel
0 taste and see (Vaughan Williams) Prayer and the Lord's Prayer Praise the Lord (C.P. 20)
Lesson: St. Matthew 16, vv. 13-28 City of God (C.P. 253) Sermon
Rise up 0 men of God (C.P. 561) Prayers
God of grace (C.P. 563) Blessing
Organist. G. A. Todd


Unknown: Dudley S. Noel
Organist: G. A. Todd


by Lance Sieveking
3—H. G. Wells
It was whilst staying with G. K. Chesterton that Lance Sieveking met H. G. Wells. After that he used to visit him occasionally at Easton Glebe. Later he worked with him on film scripts and adaptations and saw him frequently during the last three years of his life.


Unknown: H. G. Wells
Unknown: G. K. Chesterton
Unknown: Lance Sieveking
Unknown: H. G. Wells.
Unknown: Easton Glebe.


A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
Record Retrospect of 1956 'Some notable Performances and Recordings ' by Alec Robertson
' New Versions of old Favourites ' by Trevor Harvey
' Some Additions to the recorded Repertoire ' by Andrew Porter


Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Unknown: Alec Robertson
Unknown: Trevor Harvey
Unknown: Andrew Porter

: John Hollingsworth introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records
Capriol Suite (Warlock)
Violin Concerto No. 2, in G minor
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Dukas)

: En Famille: 18: L'art d'ecrire

Script by Max Bellancourt
Produced by J. P. Allen
The Vidals and their friends are now in Marseilles. Monsieur Vidal is expecting a letter giving details of a villa which they intend to rent at Boulouris, on the Riviera. Brian and John have to write a letter to a hotel asking for accommodation.
P.T.T. (Postes, telegraphes, et telephones), G.P.O.; la poste (le bureau de poste), post office; Ie poste, position, post; la cabine telephonique, call-box; l'annuaire (des telephones), directory; Ie regional, trunks (toll); Ie faux numero, the wrong number; villa a louer, house to let; le locataire, tenant, occupier; descendre a l'hotel, to put up at the hotel; meilleur marche, cheaper; Ie bureau de tabac, tobacconist's; ne quittez pas, je vous donne la communication, hold on, I'll connect you.


Script By: Max Bellancourt
Produced By: J. P. Allen


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

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: Country Questions

Listeners' questions about the countryside answered by Eric Hobbis , Maxwell Knight , and Ralph Wightman
Question-Master, Jack Longland
Produced by Bill Coysh


Unknown: Eric Hobbis
Unknown: Maxwell Knight
Question-Master: Ralph Wightman
Question-Master: Jack Longland
Produced By: Bill Coysh


Robert Irwin plays some of his favourite records


Unknown: Robert Irwin


A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
Charles Unwin talks about seed novelties
Norman Stewart deals with winter work among the fruit
Fred Streeter outlines the week's work


Introduced By: Roy Hay
Talks: Charles Unwin
Unknown: Norman Stewart
Unknown: Fred Streeter


BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Nicolai Malko


Conducted By: Nicolai Malko


Talking of war books Nigel Nicolson, M.P. , who has reviewed a great many of them, shows how the enormous pool of war experience has been drained off into literary pint pots, tubs, and vats of different shapes and colours. while the liquid still retains a distinctive flavour


Unknown: Nigel Nicolson, M.P.

: Charles Lloyd Pack in 'FORTUNATO'

by Serafin and Joaquin Quintero
Adapted for broadcasting by Cynthia Pughe
Produced by Hugh Stewart


Unknown: Joaquin Quintero
Broadcasting By: Cynthia Pughe
Produced By: Hugh Stewart
Amaranta: Sybil Arundaie
Constanza: Gillian Maude
Monica: Virginia Winter
Ines: Mary Ogg
Conchita: Gabrielle Blunt
Dressmaker's assistant: Betty Linton
Fortunato Charles: Lloyd Pack
Don Victorio: John Gabriel
Alberto: Simon Lack
Blind man: Roy Hepworth
Old gentleman: Robert Sansom
Gorguera: Brewster Mason


by Alistair Cooke


Unknown: Alistair Cooke


For Children of Most Ages
•Can I Get There by Candlelight?'
Songs, tunes, and stories from the British Isles
4-The Heart of Englandwith The Albert Webb Orchestra
Ronald Bristol (tenor) and John Moore talks about the countryside round his home in Gloucestershire
Introduced by Bob Arnold Produced by Peggy Bacon


Unknown: Albert Webb
Tenor: Ronald Bristol
Talks: John Moore
Introduced By: Bob Arnold
Produced By: Peggy Bacon


Monopoly and Your Pocket-1
Edward Leader looks at monopoly in the light of recent developments

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: At Home

Vilem Tausky
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon)
Denis Dowling (baritone)
Michael Krein (saxophone)
The Linden Singers
Conductor, William Llewellyn invite you to listen to a programme of music for the early evening
Produced by Neil Sutherland
(Denis Dowling broadcasts by permission of Sadler's Wells Trust, Ltd.)


Leader: William Armon
Baritone: Denis Dowling
Baritone: Michael Krein
Conductor: William Llewellyn
Produced By: Neil Sutherland
Produced By: Denis Dowling


Conducted by Sir Gerald Barry
Book: Margaret Lane
Art: Robert Furneaux Jordan
Film: Roger Manvell
Theatre: J. W. Lambert
Radio: John Metcalf


Conducted By: Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown: Margaret Lane
Unknown: Robert Furneaux Jordan
Unknown: Roger Manvell
Unknown: J. W. Lambert
Unknown: John Metcalf


Conducted by the Rev. Douglas Stewart
The wise may bring their learning
(BBC H.B. 370)
Act of Worship
First Lesson: Ecclesiasticus 38, vv.
Psalm 8 (Broadcast psalter)
Second Lesson: St. Mark 6, vv. 1-3;
Acts 18, vv. 1-4
The Son of God his glory hides (BBC
H.B. 68)
Teach me, my God and King (A. and M. Rev. 337)
BBC Singers
Directed by George Thalben-Ball
8.5 Getting and Spending
R. T. Brooks introduces a dramatised episode concerned with ' Earning my Living,' and discusses it with Canon C. J. Stranks
Recorded episode devised by Jenifer Wayne and played by Geoffrey Matthews. Mairhi Russell and Laidman Browne


Unknown: Rev. Douglas Stewart
Directed By: George Thalben-Ball
Introduces: R. T. Brooks
Unknown: Jenifer Wayne
Played By: Geoffrey Matthews.
Played By: Mairhi Russell
Played By: Laidman Browne


Appeal on behalf of King Edward VII 's Hospital for Officers (Sister Agnes') by Captain Anthony Kimmins , O.B.E., R.N. (Retd.)
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Captain Anthony Kimmins , [address removed]
King Edward VII 's Hospital for Officers has both single rooms and small wards, and aU commissioned officers of the Forces are eligible for admission, whether serving or retired. Serving officers are entitled to free nursing and maintenance in the ward beds; any difficulty which other patients may have in paying is always sympathetically considered. The hospital has its own consultant staff, whose fees are in accordance with the patients' means, and there is a Samaritan Fund to help those in straitened circumstances.


Unknown: King Edward Vii
Unknown: Captain Anthony Kimmins
Unknown: Captain Anthony Kimmins
Unknown: King Edward Vii


by Sir Walter Scott
Adapted as a serial for broadcasting by John Keir Cross
3—' Wandering Willie'
Produced by James Crampsey
(George Dories is in 'A Scrape of the Pen ' at the Gateway Theatre, Edinburgh)
Darsie Latimer , saved from death in the quicksands by the enigmatic ' Laird of the Solway Lakes,' senses that his rescuer knows more than Darsie himself of the mystery surrounding his birth and fortune. With the help of the Quaker fisherman, Joshua Geddes , young Latimer begins to make his way back to the inn at Shepherd's Bush.
Meanwhile in Edinburgh, Darsie's friend Alan Fairford reports the arrival of two strange visitors to his father's house-a Mr. Herries of Birrenswork, and a young lady in a green mantle. The former makes it clear that his business with the old lawyer concerns Darsie Latimer ; the latter makes it no less clear to young Alan that so long as Darsie remains on Solway-side he is in the gravest danger.


Unknown: Sir Walter Scott
Broadcasting By: John Keir
Produced By: James Crampsey
Produced By: George Dories
Unknown: Darsie Latimer
Unknown: Joshua Geddes
Unknown: Alan Fairford
Unknown: Darsie Latimer
Darsie Latimer: Bryden Murdoch
Joshua Geddes: Andrew Keir
Wandering Willie: C R M Brookes
Maggie: Mary Riggans
Cristal Nixon: George Davies
Lilias: June Shields
Sir Walter: William Crichton


by Lord Strang
Former Permanent Under-Secretary of State at the Foreign Office
2-Control of Policy
Last week Lord Strang described some of the complex factors involved in the formation of policy. This evening he shows how private and public pressures may affect a Foreign Secretary's control of his country's policy.


Quartet in F played by the Griller String Quartet:
Sidney Griller (violin) Jack O'Brien (violin) Philip Burton (viola) Colin Hampton (cello)


Violin: Sidney Griller
Violin: Jack O'Brien
Viola: Philip Burton
Cello: Colin Hampton


A poetry notebook edited and produced by Patrie Dickinson
Readers. Jill Balcon and C. Day Lewis


Produced By: Patrie Dickinson
Readers: Jill Balcon


' I have put my Spirit upon him'
Isaiah 42, vv. 1-7
Psalm 146 (Broadcast psalter) St. Matthew 3, vv. 1-17
God of mercy (BBC H.B. 456) St. John 1, v. 32

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