Ken Beaumont and his Sextet
' Why I am entering the Ministry'
Talk by a student
Answers to this week's questions from listeners about household problems.
The Casino Orchestra
Conducted by Reginald Kilbey
by John Stewart Collis
When Mr. Collis gave up writing for six years and worked as an agricultural labourer, he discovered that he would rather plough a field than do anything else.
Michael Griffith-Jones (tenor)
Lionel Bentley (violin)
Clifton Helliwell (piano)
Records of some of his piano music and songs
Come down, 0 Love divine (BBC H.B.
New Every Morning, page 93 Psalm 138 (Broadcast Psalter)
1 Corinthians 12, v. 27, to 13, v. 13
0 King enthroned on high (BBC H.B.
Music by British composers on gramophone records
Overture, Portsmouth Point (Walton):
Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by the composer
Tone poem, Tintagel (Box); English
Dances (Malcolm Arnold ): London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
INTERMEDIATE GERMAN: Nachrichten und Neuigkeiten. Unsre Horer werden etwas liber die heutigen Ereignisse in Deutschland erfahren. Manuskript von Else Johannsen-Wagner
Listeners' requests introduced and played by Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
from a factory in Lydney, Gloucestershire
with Arthur English, Ann Michele, Douglas Horner, The Petersen Brothers
The Ron Millington Trio
Introduced by Derek Jones
The Ron Millington
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
Cherry Lind (soprano)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies,
Producer, Eric Arden
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Lawrence Leo
A radio play by Thea Holme adapted from the novel by Rose Macaulay
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company Music composed, arranged, and conducted by Mark Lubbock
Production by Mary Hope Allen
Albert Edward Smith:
Peter Nogood Conolly:
Thinkwell, a sailor:
Mrs Albert Edward Smith:
recalling, with gramophone records, some operatic tenor characters who are not heroic
For Younger Listeners
' The Adventures of Galldora More stories about Marybell's rag doll, by Modwena Sedgwick
Told by Jo
3-' Galldora's Birthday'
5.20 For Children of Most Ages
' Jennings at School
A series of plays by Anthony Buckeridge
6 (and last):
' Jennings runs Cross Country '
Produced by David Davis
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
4.15 Local news followed by Reports and comments
6.37 app. London Stock Market report
Recorded excerpts from this morning's broadcast of the ceremony on Horse Guards Parade, Whitehall
The scene described by Richard Dimbleby
A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Deep Ocean Currents by J. C. Swallow, Ph.D. of the National Institute of Oceanography
Dr. Swallow has just returned from an Atlantic cruise in the Royal Research Ship Discovery II. He speaks about some of the research he has been doing, particularly investigating the currents in the deep waters under the Gulf Stream.
BBC Scottish Orchestra
(Leader, J. Mouland Begbie )
Conductor, Ian Whyte with the BBC Scottish Choral Society
'The Ship o' the Fiend' is based on the Scottish ballad which tells of the demon lover who comes back on his ship to claim his bride. In his absence she has married another; but he entices her away from her husband and child and, when they are out at sea, calls up a storm and sinks the ship, taking her down with him to Hell.
Faure's Pavane is heard tonight in its original version for orchestra and voices; the words are in the style of the artificial pastoral love-poetry of the eighteenth century.
Dvorak's Symphony No. I is actually one of his mature works, being the sixth of the nine in order of composition; it was completed in 1880, when he was thirty-nine. Deryck Cooke
Man and Craftsman by Rudolf Sauter
Rudolf Sauter , the nephew of John Galsworthy , lived with his uncle for the last six years of his life. In this talk Mr. Sauter reflects on his uncle's character as a man and craftsman.
Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train , Richard Dimbleby ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers
Presented by C. F. Meehan
An enquiry by Andrew Shonfield
The plan for associating Britain with the European Common Market by means of a Free Trade Area is now the subject of much debate in industry. Six speakers explain their hopes and fears in recorded interviews with Mr. Shonfield.
Dennis Barrett , c.B.E.
Chairman of the British Clock and Watch Manufacturers' Association
Sir Harry Pilkington
Chairman of Pilkington Brothers. Ltd.
Economic Adviser to Unilever, Ltd.
Sir Robert Shone , C.B.E. Executive Member of the Iron and Steel Board
Legal Adviser to Courtaulds, Ltd.
Wilfred Heywood o.b.e. ,
Chairman of the T.U.C. Economic Committee
A programme of folk music with the BBC Northern Singers
Conductor, Gordon Thorne
Jack Hardy 's Little Orchestra and Marjorie Westbury (soprano)
by Kate Derrington
As seen through the eyes of parishioners, the Vicar, and members of the village
Narrator, Noel Johnson
Produced by Eileen Capel
late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report. and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news