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: The First Day of the Week

A reading for Sunday morning of part of the chapter ' The Church ' from ' The. School of Charity ' by Evelyn Underhill
Reader, Adza Vincent

Contributors

Reader: Evelyn Underhill
Reader: Adza Vincent

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: MORNING MELODY

BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conductor, Gerald Gentry

Contributors

Leader: James Hutcheon
Conductor: Gerald Gentry

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: ORGAN RECITAL

by Reginald Moore
From Exeter Cathedral

Contributors

Unknown: Reginald Moore

: THE SERVICE OF HOLY COMMUNION

Sung Eucharist from the Chapel of King's College, Cambridge. Celebrant: the Chaplain, the Rev. D. Isitt
The Service sung by the Choir of King's College to the Missa Collegium Regale of Herbert Howells
Introit Hymn: 0 Faith of England
(E.H. 544)
The Lord's Prayer; Collect for Purity
Kyrie Eleison
Collect for Fifth Sunday after Trinity
Epistle: 1 Peter 3, vv. 8-15
Gradual Hymn: Lo! God is here
(E.H. 637)
Gospel: St. Luke 5, vv. 1-11
Nicene Creed
Offertory Hymn: Once, only once
(E.H. 327)
Prayer for the Church and Confession Preface, Sanctus, and Benedictus
The Prayer of Consecration
Agnus Dei
Communion Hymn: Wherefore, 0
Father (E.H. 335)
The Lord's Prayer and Prayer of Thanksgiving
Gloria in excelsis
Blessing
From glory to glory advancing (E.H.
310)
Organist, Eric Fletcher
Director of Music, Boris Ord

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. D. Isitt
Unknown: Herbert Howells
Organist: Eric Fletcher
Music: Boris Ord

: A SMILE FOR THE PAST

by Berta Ruck
6-Happy Ending
' All the stories I've written end happily. They always will.' So the speaker begins the last of her six talks. She goes on to recall some of the highlights of her life: a swim in the Thames, from Marsh Lock to Hambledon Lock; her first flight-with Sir Geoffrey de Havilland ; a meeting with Amy John son; and so on to the consolations of old age, to a happy ending.

Contributors

Unknown: Berta Ruck
Unknown: Sir Geoffrey De Havilland
Unknown: Amy John

: CALL THE TUNE

A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Joyce Grenfell , Stephen Potter
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Guest, Dennis Brain
Arranged by Walter Todds
(The recorded broadcast of May 22)

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph Cooper
Unknown: Joyce Grenfell
Unknown: Stephen Potter
Unknown: Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Arranged By: Walter Todds

: Scott Goddard introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of gramophone records
Procession of the Sirdar (Caucasian
Sketches) (Ippolitov-Ivanov)
Violin Concerto in D (Khachaturyan): played by David Oistrakh (violin) and the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by the composer
Sea Drift (Delius): sung by Bruce Boyce (baritone) and the BBC Chorus, with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham Bt. ,

Contributors

Played By: David Oistrakh
Sung By: Bruce Boyce
Unknown: Thomas Beecham Bt.

: FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT

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

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: COAST AND COUNTRY

Brian Blake describes
The Solway Firth
Against a backcloth of incredible skies, the tide-swept Solway sands unite a strange beauty with an ever-present danger, united yet distinct as the two sides of a coin ... a haunt of sailors, a frontier between two lands.

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Blake

: OPERA AT HOME

Dennis Arundell introduces famous opera stories in different settings
This week : ' Romeo and Juliet'

Contributors

Introduces: Dennis Arundell

: HOME GROWN

A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
A. H. Lugg gives tips about rather more difficult plants
Eric Hobbis talks about the soft fruit garden
Fred Streeter describes the week's work

Contributors

Introduced By: Roy Hay
Introduced By: A. H. Lugg
Talks: Eric Hobbis
Unknown: Fred Streeter

: TALKING OF FILMS

A monthly magazine
The Sound-track: Sir Arthur Elton , producer of documentary films, introduces some passages of sound-track which he finds interesting
Jean Renoir , the French film director, in conversation with Gideon Bach mann

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Arthur Elton
Unknown: Jean Renoir
Unknown: Gideon Bach

: CONCERTO

Dennis Brain (horn)
BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conductor, John Hopkins

Contributors

Horn: Dennis Brain
Leader: Reginald Stead
Conductor: John Hopkins

: 'MY MEMORIES OF SIX REIGNS '

by Her Highness
Princess Marie Louise
A reading by Gladys Young of passages from the book chosen by Mary Hope Allen
6— ' The Royal Task '

Contributors

Unknown: Princess Marie Louise
Reading By: Gladys Young
Unknown: Mary Hope Allen

: I MUSICI

This Italian ensemble plays
Torelli's Concerto in E on a gramophone record

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

For Children of Most Ages
' Elgar of England'
The story of the great English composer's life
Written by Geoffrey Trease
Produced by Graham Gauld

Contributors

Written By: Geoffrey Trease
Produced By: Graham Gauld
A friend, who tells the story: Alan Wheatley
Edward Elgar, the man: Ivan Samson
Edward Elgar, the boy: Robin Willett
His mother: Hilda Birch
Lucy his sister: Ysanne Churchman
Alice Elgar: Elspeth Duxbury
Jaeger: Rudolph Offenbach
Pollitzer: Denis Goacher
The Lawyer: Ronald Baddiley

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: AT HOME

Vilem Tausky
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon ) with Elizabeth Fretwell (soprano)
William Bartlett (flute)
BBC Chorus
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate invite you to listen to a programme of music for the early evening

Contributors

Leader: William Armon
Soprano: Elizabeth Fretwell
Flute: William Bartlett
Conductor: Leslie Woodgate

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by Sir Gerald Barry
Film: Roger Manvell
Theatre: Richard Findlater
Radio: Lionel Hale
Book: Elspeth Huxley Art: J. M. Richards

Contributors

Conducted By: Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown: Roger Manvell
Unknown: Richard Findlater
Unknown: Lionel Hale
Unknown: Elspeth Huxley
Unknown: J. M. Richards

: EVENING SERVICE

from the Abbey of Iona (St. Mary's Cathedral), conducted by the Rt. Rev. George F. MacLeod , M.C., D.D., Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland and Leader of the Iona Community
Metrical Psalm 65, vv. 1-4: Praise waits for thee in Sion, Lord
Prayer
First Address
Come. Holy Ghost, our hearts inspire
(C.H. 196)
Scripture Reading Second Address Prayer
In the name of Jesus (C.H. 178) Blessing
Organist, Thomas McMillan
Choirmaster. Reginald Barrett-Ayres

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. George F. MacLeod
Organist: Thomas McMillan
Choirmaster: Reginald Barrett-Ayres

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of the National Library for the Blind by Esmond Knight
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Esmond Knight, Esq., National Library for the Blind, [address removed]
The National Library for the Blind is a free Lending Library which provides books in embossed types, Braille and Moon, for its ten thousand blind readers, nearly all of whom live in Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Books are circulated, mostly by post, from the library's headquarters in London and from its Northern Branch in Manchester to individual readers and libraries, schools, and institutions.
The National Library for the Blind stocks books in every class of literature and funds are urgently needed to enable it to maintain and improve its services: the branch building at Manchester, for instance, is in process of reconstruction at an estimated cost of £ 50,000, which is a heavy drain on resources.

Contributors

Unknown: Esmond Knight

: Ursula Howells and Carleton Hobbs in ' MAID IN WAITING'

by John Galsworthy
Dramatised as a serial in eleven parts by Muriel Levy
Part 6
Production by Robin Midgley
Adrian and his niece Dinny arrive at Diana Ferse 's house, where her husband Ronald Ferse has come back unexpectedly from a mental home. He has locked Jean Tasburgh in the drawing-room. Ferse remembers that Adrian is in love with Diana; he wants to confront his wife, and accuses Adrian of trying to keep her away from him.
Diana receives a shock when she returns home and finds her husband; but she accepts the situation.
Meanwhile Hubert visits his father's Club and tells him he wants to marry Jean.... only to learn that he is in a terrible position as he has to face a charge of murder. His fiancee, Jean, pleads Hubert's cause with Lord Saxenden, to some effect.

Contributors

Unknown: John Galsworthy
Production By: Robin Midgley
Unknown: Diana Ferse
Unknown: Ronald Ferse
Unknown: Jean Tasburgh
Dinny Charwell: Ursula Howells
Adrian Charwell: Carleton Hobbs
Fleur: Monica Grey
The Rev Hilary Charwell: Basil Dignam
Professor Hallorsen: Richard Hurndall
Hubert Charwell: Simon Lack
Alan Tasburgh: Barry Letts
Jean Tasburgh: Marion Berry-Hart
Diana Ferse: Anne Godley
Millicent Pole: Sylvia Kaye
Hilary Charwell's maid: Betty Linton
Mrs Ferse's maid: Virginia Winter

: THE WILL TO LIVE

A series of three talks by men who have all shown a great tenacity for life in conditions of duress
2-Survival in Koreaby Major Anthony Parrar-Hockley ,
D.S.O., M.c.
An attempt to define some of the motives which condition a man's determination to survive, bv a soldier who experienced imprisonment and torture at the hands of the Chinese and North Koreans

Contributors

Unknown: Major Anthony Parrar-Hockley

: MOZART and GRIEG

played by Frederick Grinke (violin)
Eric Harrison (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Frederick Grinke
Piano: Eric Harrison

: COUNT RUMFORD

Soldier, statesman, scientist, secret agent, and founder of The Royal Institution
A radio biography by Martin Chisholm based on ' An American in Europe ' by Egon Larsen

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Chisholm
Unknown: Egon Larsen

: THE EPILOGUE

' Mary Magdalene '
Zephaniah 3, vv. 14-20
Psalm 146 (Broadcast Psalter)
St. Luke 7, vv. 19-23 and 31-60 0 Love who formedst me to wear
(BBC H.B. 361)
St. Matthew 18, v. 11

Contributors

Unknown: Mary Magdalene

: News Summary

followed by late weather forecast for land areas








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