The Ian Stewart Quartet and Jackie Brown at the electric organ
' Christianising our Lives '
Talks by Sir Edward Villiers
5-Dare you accept the challenge?
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper
Compiled by Louise Davies
Ye holy angels bright (S.P. 701. A. and M. 546. C.H. 39, P. and H. 225, all omitting v. 2: Tune, Darwall's 148th)
Interlude: 'The Child Samuel in the Temple'
Prayers: the Prayer for happiness; the Lord's Prayer
Fill thou mv life (S.P. 492: BBC
Supplement 5: A. and M. 705, omitting vv. 5, 6: P. and H. 143: Tune, Richmond)
Noreen Mason (flute)
Marian Attwood (oboe)
Joyce Hedges (piano)
music AND MOVEMENT ii, by Marjorie Eele
Christ the Lord is risen again (BBC
New Every Morning, page 29 Psalm 57 (Broadcast Psalter)
St. Luke 14, vv. 12-24
Brief life is here our portion
TIME AND TUNE, by Kay Foster. (BBC recording)
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS i.
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. The International Geophysical Year. 5-The Importance of the I.G.Y., by J. G. Porter Ph.D.,
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon )
Conductor, Frank Cantell
Reports from Britain and overseas
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
given by the BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader. Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Stanford Robinson
From the Town Hall, Manchester
TRAVEL TALKS. On the Pampas of Argentina. Script by George Pendle .
2.20 THE BIBLE AND LIFE. Everyday Life in the Time of the Prophets. 5-The Invasion from the North. Script by Margaret Boys.
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH i. ' The Elephants of Sargabal' by Rene Guillot , adapted for broadcasting by Philippa Pearce. Part 2
Conductor, David Curry
News Summary at 3.30
,by Anthony Trollope
Adapted for broadcasting by H Oldfield Box
Scherzo: Chant sans paroles (Souvenir de Hapsal)
Nocturne and Humoresque, Op. 10 played by Nadia Reisenberg (piano) on gramophone records
A radio correspondence column
5.00 For Younger Listeners
'The Boy with the Green Thumb'
A series of six stories written by Barbara Euphan Todd and told by Eve
3: 'The Maids of all Work'
Sometimes Miss Cobb came to visit Mr. Martin. She was a very nice old lady, and she lived by herself in a bungalow which had a square tangle of weeds in front. When she was younger her garden had been as pretty and tidy as could be, but now it seemed that only magic could put things right.
5.15 For Older Children
Carleton Hobbs and Norman Shelley in 'The Blue Carbuncle'
The third of six Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Scene: London at Christmas time in the late 1880s
Sir Arthur Conan
Peterson, a commissionaire:
Breckinridge, a Covent Garden salesman:
Henry Baker, a member of a goose-club:
Windigate, landlord of the Alpha Inn:
John Ryder, attendant at the Hotel Cosmopolitan:
Mrs Oakshott, an egg and poultry supplier:
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
6.15 6.25 VHF: Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast:
Area news and weather summary
followed by A weekend preview
Introduced by John Snagge
A programme about the life, work, and history of the Thames watermen and lightermen based on first-hand recorded accounts
Compiled and narrated by Sydney Carter
Produced by Terence Tiller
A question and answer programme in which a panel of scientists replies to listeners' questions on science and technology
Guest of the week:
H. O. J. Collier Ph.D. , a pharmacologist
Robert Boyd , Peter Sykes
G. P. Wells
In the chair, Sam Pollock
If you have a question you would like to put to the panel please write it on a postcard and address it to ' Who Knows? ', BBC, Broadcasting House, London, W.I.
H. O. J.
Eric Parkin (piano)
BBC Scottish Orchestra
(Leader, J. Mouland Begbie ) Conducted by Colin Davis
Tadeusz Szeligowski, the sixty-one-year-old Polish composer, wrote this epitaph in 1938, a year after the death of his famous compatriot, Karol Szymanowski.
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
A panel game devised by Tony Shryane and Edward J. Mason
E. Arnot Robertson and Frank Muir challenge
Nancy Spain and Denis Norden
In the umpire's chair,
Bertram Russell and his wife chose a child of nearly five from a ' home' as companion to a niece who already lived with them; he describes the interesting, sometimes cesperate stages of the child's long journey towards reliance on love and safety
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news