The Jack Nathan Quintet
An up-to-the-minute guide for your listening and viewing
A breakfast-time magazine followed by MORNING MUSIC
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A talk by the Rev. Brian Hession
by Gordon Croton
From the day he was evacuated at the outbreak of the war until his marriage, Mr. Croton was destined to move from one landlady to another at fairly frequent intervals. He recalls some of the unforgettable characters he encountered in his wanderings.
All glorv. laud and honour (S.P. 135,
A. and M. 98. and P. and H. 61, all omitting vv. 2, 3, 6; C.H. 91, omitting vv. 1. 2, 5: Tune, St. Theodulph)
Interlude: The First Palm Sunday
Prayers; the Prayer for Pardon; the Lord's Prayer
Ride on, ride on, in majesty (S.P. 137;
A. and M. 99: C.H. 92; P. and H. 62: Tune, Winchester New)
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH. A programme in simple French in which listeners are asked to take an active part. Script by Emile Harven. (BBC recording)
Scene: Un bon petit diner. Tante Rose and Jacques have dinner at a restaurant overlooking the Loire.
Feast of the Annunciation
The God whom earth and sea and sky
(BBC H.B. 239)
New Every Morning, page 15
Canticle 10 (Broadcast psalter) St. Luke 1, vv. 26-38 .
Virgin-born, we bow before thee (BBC
Cecil Norman and the Rhythm Players
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT I, by Olive Rees
Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE. How Your Body Works. 6-Getting rid of waste. Script by Leslie Wolff.
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. Forgiveness and Reconciliation. 11-The Power of the Resurrection by H. A. Williams , Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
(Leader. Philip Whiteway ) Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A spontaneous discussion by Mary Stocks
Sir John Wolfenden
Question-Master. Freddy Grisewood From the Pavilion. Exmouth. Devon
STORIES AND RHYMES. ' 'The Fairy Ring ': an adaptation of Olive Crane's original tale
2.20 SENIOR English ii. Book Review: a talk by Edward Blishen , illustrated by readings.
2.40 NATURE CALENDAR.
2.45 NATURE STUDY. 11-Nature Quiz. Script by L. J. Lawler.
by Rene Cutforth
Mr. Cutforth describe! his adventures in Soho when an American magazine commissioned from him a series of articles on London's underworld. Since he had never been a crime reporter he got into a good deal of comic trouble and met some very odd characters.
(cello) with Ernest Lush (piano) on a gramophone record
The novel by Mrs. Gaskell adapted by Mabel Constanduroa
A message of comfort and cheer for all ' in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by C. A. Joyce
Listeners' letters are very welcome as they give real help in planning these talks. Send them to Stuart Hibberd, c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by George Hurst
" Once Upon a Time
' The Olive Fairy Book ' collected by Andrew Lang
' The Clever Weaver': told by Jo and ' Dorani' : told by David
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
' Songs They Sing'
Folk songs from home and abroad collected by lanthe Dalway and sung by William Coombes
For Older Children
A series of programmes exploring the exciting job of covering the world for news
JOHN ALLDRIDGE, feature writer of the Manchester Evening News, talks to SIR PHILIP GIBBS, K.B.E., about the beginnings of the first World War; to ROBERT REID.who covered the Allies' entry into Paris during the seconds World War: and to BILL TAYLOR of the Manchester Guardian
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 xollowed 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
Five Shakespeare Songs sung by Denis Catlin (baritone) with Frederick Stone (piano)
Hans Henkemans (piano)
Conductor, Eduard van Beinum
Overture: La Scala di Seta (Rossini) Piano Concerto (Pijper)
Ronde de printemps (Images) (Debussy) on gramophone records
State Banquet in the Royal Palace, Amsterdam
The story of Richard Sorge a German who became a brilliant
Russian secret agent with Howard Marion-Crawford as Richard Sorge
Narrator, Edward Ward
Script freely adapted by Edward Ward from The Man With Three Facet by Hans Otto Meissner and ancillary sources
Production by Joe Burroughs
Grandson of the private secretary of Karl Marx, Richard Sorge fought in the Kaiser's army in World War One, became a Communist and was trained as a spy in Moscow during the years that followed the Versailles Treaty. His work in Japan, which reached its climax after the outbreak of World War Two, is unparalleled for its audacity and bravura.
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
Ena Mitchell (soprano) Josephine Lee (piano)
The Richards Piano Quartet:
Irene Richards (violin)
Jean Stewart (viola)
Bernard Richards (cello) Terence Beckles (piano)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall. Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained from Ticket Unit, Broadcasting House, London, W.l
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news