Frank Baron and his Sextet
(Leader Jack Nugent )
Conductor, Jack Leon
A talk by the Bishop of Stepney on an item of news
Answers to this week's questions from listeners about household problems.
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conductor, Gerald Gentry
by Donald Cook
' So there it was. Something new and exciting in the way of fishing with no special experience or equipment needed. Besides, we had met and enjoyed the company of a real old salt who could tell a good yarn, and had forgotten more about fishing than most people ever learn.'
Mr. Cook talks about fishing for conger eel off the Somerset coast.
Harold Rubens (piano)
Honor McKellar (mezzo-soprano)
Jean Anderson (piano)
(Continued in next column)
Music and Movement I: Marjorie Eele
Rejoice! the Lord is King (BBC H.B.
New Every Morning, page 33 Psalm 24 (Broadcast psalter) 1 Corinthians 10. vv. 1-13
Christ, above all glory seated (BBC
RHYTHM AND MELODY: Gladys Whitred
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Languedoc and Provence. Script by David Lloyd James.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. ' Wer weiss es?' Manuskript von Else Johannsen-Wagner.
Unsere Zuhorer werden gebeten, Federhalter oder Bleistift und Papier bereit zu halten, denn wir werden an sie allerlei Fragen stellen und ihnen Probleme zu ldsen geben.
Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
from a factory canteen in Chapel-en-le-Frith with Freddie Sales
Janie Marden , Bud Bennett
Ann and Bobbie Black
The Harry Hayward Trio
Introduced by Randal Herley
Produced by James Casey
Forecast for land areas followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
Harry Davidson 's Orchestra Conducted by Sidney Davey
Arthur Downes (baritone)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies, Len Head
Producer, Eric Arden
ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. ' The Big House': a Scots story by Naomi Mitchison. 1-' The Piper Escapes.'
2.20 HISTORY i. 'Piers the Plowman.' Script by John Allen
2.40 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. Science and the Doctor. I-Percussion and the Stethoscope. Script by Alan Hill , with an introductory talk by a doctor
The second of a series of gramophone programmes presented by Martin Cooper and including, this week, an excerpt from Bizet's ' Carmen '
by Rex Rienits
Produced by H. B. Fortuin
Nick the Greek:
Florence Hooton (cello)
Ross Pratt (piano)
' More Tales of Pebblings Village' by Modwena Sedgwick told by David
2—'All on a Summer's Day'
(The Squirrel with a Tattered Ear)
5.20 For Older Children
Conquest of the Air
The story, from the earliest times to the present day, of man's attempts to fly
Written in three parts by James Gleeson
1—' Getting Off the Ground'
Narrator, John Snagge
Produced by Graham Gauld
James Gleeson writes on page 8
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
6.15 Local news
6.25 Today's sport
6.30 Reports and comments
A fantasy for two pianos by Rawicz and Landauer
Music from the Silver Screen
Produced by Johnnie Stewart
A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Designing a Drug by R. H. Nimmo-Smith , D.phil.
As our knowledge of biological processes increases it may become possible to ' design ' drugs to do exactly what is required of them, without their having unwanted side-effects, and so on. How work in this direction is progressing and how it is carried out is the subject of Dr. Nimmo-Smith's talk.
Use Wolf (soprano)
Frederick Stone (piano)
The Hirsch String Quartet:
Leonard Hirsch (violin) Leonard Dight (violin)
Stephen Shingles (viola) Francisco Gabarro (cello)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House. London. Tickets may be obtained from Ticket Unit, Broadcasting House. London, W.I
Some memories of a quiet terrace in late Victorian and early Edwardian days by Donald Boyd
with Peter Seller:
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer, Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Production by Pat Dixon
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BBC Midland Orchestra
(Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser
James Johnston (tenor)
A doctor who has specialised in the treatment of alcoholism gives his observations, in an interview with Eileen Molony , on the course of the disease and some of the treatment available
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news