(Leader. Philip Whiteway )
Conducted by Arwel Hughes
' Towards Wisdom '
Talk by the Rev. Horace Uprichard
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper
Compiled by Louise Davies
BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
All glory, laud and honour (S.P. 135,
A. and M. 98. P. and H. 61. all omitting vv. 2, 3. 6; C.H. 91, omitting vv. 1, 2, 5: Tune, St. Theodulph)
Interlude: ' The Trial before Pilate’ Prayers; the Prayer of St. Richard; the Lord's Prayer
Rejoice, the Lord is king (S.P. 632;
A. and M. 202; C.H. 135. omitting v. 5; P. and H. 150: Tune, Gopsal)
A programme for those interested in brushing up their German
Script by Arthur Shepherd
Produced by W. R. H. Carling
W. R. H.
Carl Dolmetsch (recorder)
Joseph Saxby (harpsichord)
The Deller Consort with the viols of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis on gramophone records
Tower Hill (Giles Farnaby ) Nobody's Jigg (trad.)
Greensleeves to a ground (anon.)
God give you good-morrow: A good sausage (Cries of London) (Orlando Gibbons)
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT II, by Marjorie Eele
Come down. 0 Love divine (BBC H.B.
New Every Morning, page 44 Psalm 86 (Broadcast Psalter) St. Mark 11, vv. 1-11
Our blest Redeemer (BBC H.B. 160)
Bill Savill and his Orchestra
TIME AND TUNE. by Kay Foster
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS I.
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. Four Poems. 3—‘ The Second Coming ' by W. B. Yeats ; a talk by Anthony Bertram , with readings of the poem
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert )
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz with Len Marten , Donald Purchese
Ann Loraine , Vic Wise
Introduced by John Blythe Produced by C. F. Meehan
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A light-hearted enquiry in which famous stars of modern comedy step out of character and discuss their personal approach to the serious business of dispensing the precious commodity of laughter
13-The Art of Jack Warner
Script by Gale Pedrick
Production by Tom Ronald
(soprano) with Gerald Moore (piano) on gramophone records
Die Entziickung an Laura; Nacht und
Traume; Heidenroslein (Schubert)
Clair de lune (Fauré)
Si mes vprs avaient des ailes (Hahn) Le colibri; La cigale (Chausson)
TRAVEL TALKS. Aborigines of Australia. Script by Garry Lyie.
2.20 THE BIBLE AND LIFE. The Death and Resurrection of Jesus. 4-The Resurrection (ii). Script by Robert C. Walton.
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH I. ‘The Hill of the Red Fox ' by A. C. McLean , adapted for broadcasting by John Keir Cross. 2—' The Bridge. (BBC recording)
with Pearl Hackney , Deryck Guyler
Charlotte Mitchell and Kenneth Connor
Music under the direction of Peter Akister
Script by Eric Barker
Produced by Charles Maxwell
(Leader, Philip Whiteway ) Conductor, Rae Jenkins Bryan Drake (baritone)
by Sir Walter Scott
13—‘The End of an Old Song '
For Children of Most Ages
' The Atom Chasers in Tibet' by Angus MacVicar
6—' The Book of Wisdom'
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
'The Atom Chasers' and their friends, accompanied by Nagari, a holy man from the Chagpori Monastery, find themselves in danger from an avalanche. Later they are received with ceremony by the Samten Lama , the boy ruler of the monastery. The ' Book of Wisdom ' is there, but before they are allowed to see it the gods must give a sign.
5.30 Particular Pets
A magazine for and about the friends of man
Introduced by Jim Pestridge
6-What should I do?
In the last programme experts answer some of the many questions children have sent about their pets
The Samten Lama:
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 followed by Reports and comments
6.37 app. London Stock Market report
followed by A weekend preview.
6.45 The Grand National: The recorded commentary from the start to the finish of the big race at Aintree '
6.55 app. The Boat Race: A discussion on the prospects for tomorrow's race, with the Presidents of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Clubs
Introduced by John Snagge
Highlights of the Show World
Stars of the stage, screen, radio, and concert platform, with the BBC Revue Orchestra
Produced by John Simmonds
by Nigel Nicolson, M.P.
A seaside resort does not go into cold storage in winter. Far from it; it develops a new life of its own which the summer visitor rarely imagines. Mr. Nigel Nicolson, who lives near one of the largest of our south coast resorts, describes how it is now changing back from its winter into its summer dress.
The fifth in a series of adaptations from the sound-tracks of some of the best musical films recently produced
Excerpts from Samuel Goldwyn 's CinemaScope- and colour production, distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer starring
Marlon Brando as Sky Masterson
Jean Simmons as Sarah Brown
Frank Sinatra as Nathan Detroit
Vivian Blaine as Adelaide
Music and lyrics by Frank Loesser
Narrated by Patrick Allen
A Carrington-Hale production
with Wallas Eaton
A twice-weekly survey of current affairs
Speakers in the studio in London and from regional and overseas centres contribute news and views on the issues of today and tomorrow
Vitya Vronsky and Victor Babin
by Cyril Ray
4-The Gates Open
In his final talk Cyril Ray sums up his findings on prisons generally and describes what happens to a man after he has served his prison sentence.
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news