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A reading for Sunday morning from ' The Works of Love ' by Saren Kierkegaard
Part of the chapter
' Thou shalt love'
Reader, Garard Green


Unknown: Saren Kierkegaard
Reader: Garard Green

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BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Conducted by Terence Lovatt


Leader: William Armon
Conducted By: Terence Lovatt

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by Sidney Campbell
From Canterbury Cathedral


St. Hilda of Whitby
A service to mark the thirteenth centenary of St. Hilda from the Priory Church of Whitby. Conducted by the Rector of Whitby, Canon Arthur Perryman
Preceded by a talk recorded by Mother Margaret, C.H.P., Prioress of Whitby
Thy hand, 0 God, has guided (A. and M. 604)
Versicles and Responses Psalm 148
First Lesson: Wisdom 3, vv. 1-9 Te Deum
Second Lesson: 1 John 2, vv. 15-17, and 3, vv. 1-3
Bened ictus
Creed: Lesser Litany; Collects
Holy' Holy! Holy! (A. and M. 160) Prayer
For all the Saints (A. and M. 437) Blessing
Organist, Charles W. Mountain
Conductor. William J. Graham


Conductor: William J. Graham


Some impressions of village life in India and Pakistan by Philip Mason, C.I.E.
1-Freedom and High Prices
' Life is made up of pain and pleasure ' remarked a schoolmaster near Lucknow; and Mr. Mason tells how he found Indian villagers in the tenth year of independence, variously assessing the pleasure of freedom and the pain of high prices.


Unknown: Philip Mason, C.I.E.


A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Joyce Grenfell Stephen Potter
Gerard Hoffnung
Guest, Sir Steuart Wilson
Arranged by Walter Todds
A series of programmes designed to test, not too seriously, your general knowledge of music


Unknown: Joseph Cooper
Unknown: Joyce Grenfell
Unknown: Stephen Potter
Unknown: Gerard Hoffnung
Unknown: Sir Steuart Wilson
Arranged By: Walter Todds

: Boyd Neel introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records
Symphonic Poem, The Golden Spinning Wheel (Dvorak): Royal Phil harmonic Orchestra, conductor Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt.
Piano Concerto in B flat (Bliss):
Solomon (piano), with the Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Norwegian Dances (Grieg): Bamberg
Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Edouard van Remoortel


Unknown: Royal Phil
Piano: Thomas Beecham, Bt.
Conducted By: Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted By: Edouard van Remoortel


BBC correspondents throughout the world talk about the news

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Edited and introduced by James Fisher
Birds have various ways of defending themselves, their eggs, and their young, ranging from concealment by camouflage to flamboyant distraction displays.
A discussion by Julian Huxley and Peter Conder with James Fisher in the chair
Produced by Winwood Reade


Unknown: Julian Huxley
Unknown: Peter Conder
Unknown: James Fisher
Produced By: Winwood Reade


Dennis Arundell introduces famous characters in different settings ,
This week:
Characters from ' La Boheme '


Introduces: Dennis Arundell


A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
W. F. Bewley , C.B.E., d.sc. Fred Streeter , and Roy Hay answer some questions sent by listeners: and Joe Brayshaw asks some of his own


Introduced By: Roy Hay
Introduced By: W. F. Bewley
Unknown: Fred Streeter
Unknown: Roy Hay
Unknown: Joe Brayshaw


Joan Sutherland (soprano)
BBC Midland Chorus
BBC Midland Orchestra (Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Rudolf Schwarz


Soprano: Joan Sutherland
Leader: James Hutcheon
Conducted By: Rudolf Schwarz


For Listeners of All Ages
Afternoon Out
Wilfred Pickles and Sir Joseph Qualtrough , Speaker of the House of Keys, under the famous clock at Castle Rushen
Wilfred Pickles visits
Castle Rushen and the Nautical Museum in Castletown, Isle of Man
Among others he meets at the Castle :
Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Speaker of the House of Keys at the Nautical Museum:
B. R. S. Megaw
Director of the Manx Museum,
Programme arranged and scripted by Margaret ,Potter Scenes from the past re-enacted in the studio by John Blain. Madeleine Vacher
Graham Tennant , Herbert Smith
Geoffrey Banks. John Wardle
Sian Davies. Joe Holmes
Ian Piper


Unknown: Wilfred Pickles
Unknown: Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Unknown: Sir Joseph Qualtrough
Unknown: Margaret Potter
Unknown: John Blain.
Unknown: Madeleine Vacher
Unknown: Graham Tennant
Unknown: Herbert Smith
Unknown: Geoffrey Banks.
Unknown: John Wardle
Unknown: Sian Davies.
Unknown: Joe Holmes
Unknown: Ian Piper

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Vilem Tausky
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Ranken Bushby (baritone)
Ian Black (oboe)
BBC Chorus
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate invite you to listen to a programme of music for the early evening


Leader: William Armon
Baritone: Ranken Bushby
Oboe: Ian Black
Conductor: Leslie Woodgate


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


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


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 102, vv. 13-22: Thou shalt arise, and mercy yet
First Address
Come, Holy Spirit, come (C.H. 190) Scripture Reading Second Address
Soldiers of the Cross, arise (C.H. 341)
Choirmaster. Thomas F. McMillan


Unknown: Rt. Rev. George F. MacLeod
Choirmaster: Thomas F. McMillan


Appeal on behalf of Toc H by Barclay Baron, O.B.E.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Barclay Baron, Esq., O.B.E., Toc H, [address removed]
The few men-Barclay Baron was one of them-who started the Toc H movement with ' Tubby' Clayton in the early twenties could not have foreseen that what grew out of Talbot House, Poperinghe, in wartime would today be a significant influence in industry, public life, church life, family life, and society in many parts of the world.
There are 1,600 Toe H Branches for men and women in this country, with seventeen houses for young men starting out in life, and Services Clubs in Germany, Cyprus, and Gibraltar. Toc H encourages voluntary service of all kinds by getting its members to work together for others. They help thousands of lonely, underprivileged, and handicapped folk every year to live happier and more interesting and useful lives.
Funds are required now to strengthen what is already being done and to develop new activities and new branches where they are urgently needed.

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

by John Galsworthy
Dramatised as a serial in eleven parts by Muriel Levy
Part Seven
Production by Robin Midgley
Hilary Charwell, Vicar of St. Augustine's, offers to have Diana Ferse and her children at his home if Adrian can make any arrangements.
Alan Tasburgh asks Dinny to marry him, but she evades him. She intimates that she will stay with Diana Ferse for her own safety. Meanwhile Adrian is making enquiries at the Mental Home regarding Ronald Ferse's condition.
Professor Hallorsen gives Dinny to understand that he loves her, and is doing his best to undo all the harm he has caused her brother.


Unknown: John Galsworthy
Unknown: Muriel Levy
Production By: Robin Midgley
Dinny Charwell: Ursula Howells
Adrian Charwell: Carleton Hobbs
Fleur: Monica Grey
Captain Ferse: Michael Goodliffe
Professor Hallorsen: Richard Hurndall
Lord Saxenden: Ivan Samson
Bobby Ferrar: Patrick Waddington
Jean Tasburgh: Marion Berry-Hart
Hubert Charwell: Simon Lack
Sir Lawrence Mont: Martin Lewis
Diana Ferse: Anne Godley


A series of three talks by men who have all shown a great tenacity for life in conditions of duress
3-Accepting a Disabilityby David Atterbury
How to renew daily one's desire to live to the full in spite of pain and severe handicap is the problem which confronts the partial paraplegic. An accident in a tank during wartime training caused David Atterbury to become paralysed from the waist down. But in spite of his disability he has evolved a philosophy which has proved the main-spring of an active attitude to life.


Unknown: David Atterbury


A conversation between
Anthony Crosland
Author of ' The Future of Socialism* and Sir John Wolfenden, C.B.E.
Vice-Chancellor of Reading University and formerly Headmaster of two well-known Public Schools
There has lately been evidence of revived interest in the role of the Public Schools. Most of the controversy concerns the basis on which their pupils are selected. In particular, should the main criterion continue to be the capacity of parents to pay? Mr. Crosland believes that it should not, and suggests an alternative.


Unknown: Anthony Crosland
Unknown: Sir John Wolfenden, C.B.E.


' The Parable of the Sower '
Ecclesiasticus 1, vv. 11-20
Psalm 19 (Broadcast Psalter) St. Luke 8, vv. 4-21
Sir.g tc the Lord a joyful song (BBC
H.B. 19)
2 Corinthians 9, v. 10

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