' I was an Agnostic ' by an Anglican Franciscan
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
Overture: The Merrymakers
(Continued in next column)
by Alistair Cooke
Gordon Honey (baritone)
Robert Sutherland (piano)
Donald Weekes (violin)
Josephine Lee (piano)
How THINGS BEGAN. 5—Men Catch Fish. By Rhoda Power.
Lo, God is here! (BBC H.B. 264) New Every Morning, page 1 Psalm 99 (Broadcast psalter)
2 Corinthians 6. v. 11. to 7. v. 1
God moves in a mysterious way (BBC
Troise and his Banjoliers
SINGING TOGETHER, by William Appleby
11.20 THE WORLD OF WORK. The Shop Assistant: Rita Udall interviews young shop assistants.
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. Jean-Pierre interviewe une grande star. Texte d'Emile Harven
Jean-Pierre veut interviewer une grande actrice de cinema. Mais l'actrice a donne des ordres tres formels-pas de reporters ! Que faire? Jean-Pierre ne veut pas laisser passer une si belle occasion.
Hit tunes, past and present, from the theatre, remembered with gramophone records by W. Macqueen-Pope
BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet with Arnie Kitson
Marian Keene , Bill Waddington
Rawicz and Landauer Peter Jones
Presented by Bill Worsley
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
Dame Peggy Ashcroft
(in a recorded programme) discusses with Roy Plomley the gramophone records she would choose to have with her on a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman
PEOPLE. PLACES, AND THINGS. ' Bob. a sheepdog.' Script by Ralph Whitlock
2.0 THE MUSIC box, by Gordon Rey nolds.
2.10 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. Concert on gramophone records
Suite: The Water Music (Handel)
Andante (Divertimento. K.261) (Mozart) Coronation Anthem: Zadok the Priest
2.30 THE JACKSONS. ' The Boys Build a Boat.' Script by Hugh David. (BBC recording)
2.50 prose AND VERSE READINGS. Tristram and Iseult ' by Matthew Arnold
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conductor, John Hopkins
Watson Forbes (viola)
Thomas Hardy 's novel of the Wessex countryside adapted as a radio play in ten episodes by Desmond Hawkins
7—'Mr. Melbury Intervenes '
Music composed and conducted by Bruce Montgomery and played by the BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon )
Produced by Owen Reed
For Children of All Ages
' The Wind in the Willows' by Kenneth Grahame
Arranged for broadcasting in eight instalments by May Jenkin with music by H. Fraser-Simson
7—' Plots and Counterplots '
Production by Josephine Plummer
As Toad stared before him into the dark hole in the river bank to which he was clinging, some bright small thing shone and twinkled in its depths, moving towards him. As it approached, a face grew up gradually around it, and it was a familiar face! Brown and small, with whiskers. Grave and round, with neat ears and silky hair. It was the Water Rat!
5.30 For Older Children
'Discovering Beethoven' by Denis Matthews
Some episodes from a musical autobiography
2—'The Shakespeare of Music '
5.50 The week's programmes
The Water Rat:
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
Extracts from the Enthronement Ceremony held in Westminster Cathedral this morning when
The Most Rev. William Godfrey was enthroned as Roman Catholic Archbishop of Westminster in succession to the late
Gareth Morris (flute)
Edward Walker (flute)
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
The Jacques Orchestra (Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz )
Conductor, Reginald Jacques
More studies in the problem of the persistent offender by Merfyn Turner
' Albert '
' If there was such a thing as a normal offender, I'd be tempted to say Albert was one, because on the face of things there seemed to be no reason why he failed to adjust himself to the demands of life in society.'
with Deryck Guyler , Gene Crowley
Therese Burton , Stanley Unwin and including
Is This Your Life ?
Mrs. Pinney and Mrs. Drool face up to life's problems
The Friendly Voice of Michael Holliday
For the Record
A new singing discovery in search of a hit disc
Do You Know Your Music
Quiz-Master, Antony Hopkins
1-2-3-4-Five in Harmony
Topics of the day aggravated by the panel of experts BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Script by Gene Crowley Produced by Roy Speer
by Garson Kanin
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Martyn C. Webster
Other parts played by Gordon Davies and Mairhi Russell
Edward Pogson (first alto saxophone) Ralph Bruce
Hugh Tripp (tenor saxophone)
Dennis Wilson (piano)
The Telephone Man:
Gus Hammer ::
T St John
followed by late weather forecast for land areas