Morning melodies played by The Jack Emblow Quintet
An up-to-the-minute guide for your listening and viewing
A breakfast-time magazine of news, views, and interviews followed by MORNING MUSIC
A talk by the Rev. Donald Mason
by Sir Arthur Richmond
In 1894 Sir Arthur Richmond , who as a schoolboy of fifteen had been studying French in a provincial village, decided to go home to England but found himself on the cross-channel steamer without a ticket.
Blest are the pure in heart (S.P. 455:
A. and M. 261: C.H. 478; P. and H. 136: Tune, Franconia)
Interlude: St. Francis of Assisi
Prayers: the Prayer for Purity; the Lord's Prayer
For the beauty of the earth (S.P. 494,
C.H. 17, P. and H. 144. all omitting v. 3: A. and M. 663. omitting v. 5: Tune, England's Lane)
10.0 EARLY STAGESIN FRENCH. A programme in simple French in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Script by Emile Harven.
Scene: L'Hôtel de la Marec. Listeners will meet Madame Mathieu and her children Pierre and Jacqueline. They have a hotel at Tourengeville, on the Normandy coast.
Firmly I believe and truly (BBC
New Every Morning, page 50
Canticle 1, vv. 1-15 (Broadcast Psalter) Romans 6. v. 22. to 7, v. 6
I'm not ashamed to own my Lord
(BBC H.B. 494)
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. Water: 2-The Sea, by Professor J. E. G. Raymont.
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. The Dead Sea Scrolls. 2-Identifying the Scrolls, by G. R. Driver , Professor of Semitic Philology. University of Oxford.
Professor J. E. G.
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Lawrence Leonard
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman , John Foot
Francis Noel-Baker M.P. , Patricia McLaughlin M.P. ,
Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen From Huish Episcopi County
Secondary School, Langport, Somerset
STORIES AND RHYMES. ' Janie's Fairy Ring,' by Agnes Campbell , adapted for broadcasting by Sam Langdon
2.20 SENIOR English 11. ' The Tragedy of Hamlet. Prince of Denmark': the second of five programmes presenting scenes from Shakespeare's play
2.45 NATURESTUDY. 2-Animals after Dark, by Maxwell Knight
by Michael Ross
The outing took place at the end of the war when Michael Ross was a Monuments and Fine Arts officer in the Rhineland. One of his duties was to restore a large crucifix to a Cologne convent from its wartime hiding place in a country castle; so accompanied by two nuns he set off on a touching and charmingly described journey.
by Benjamin Disraeli
2—' Coningsby Goes Afoot'
A series of programmes, devised by Julian Budden , tracing the development of this famous institution from its beginnings to the present day
2—M. Jullien's Concerts
Mr. Ian Whyte presents a Concert with the BBC Scottish Orchestra
(Leader. Mr. J. Mouland Begbie )
Miss June Bronhill the celebrated prima donna of Sadler's Wells Opera Company and Mr. Gervase de Peyer the well-known clarinettist
Mr. J. Mouland
A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by the Rev. Richard Tatlock
Lisreners1 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.I. Listeners will realise that speaker* cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
For Younger Listeners
' Once Upon a Time ... '
'The Orange Fairy Book '
Collected by Andrew Lang
' The Magic Book '
Told by David
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
Half an Hour of music played by the BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon ) Conductor, Frank Cantell and a story
' Anna and the Trinket Boy ' by Maureen Armstrong read by June Barrie
The programme presented by Douglas Leach
Produced by Mollie Austin
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
Three pictures of Chassidic life played by Michael Davis (violin) Josephine Lee (piano)
with Gyorgy Cziffra (piano)
Overture, Fair Melusina (Mendelssohn): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Car! Schuricht
Piano Concerto No. 1. in E flat
(Liszt): Gyorgy Cziffra with the Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, conducted, by Pierre Dervaux
Symphony No. 4, in D minor (Schumann): Philharmonia Orchestra. conducted by Guido Cantelli on gramophone records
Part 3: The Early Halls with Benny Lee , Rita Williams
Alfie Bass , Don Emsley
John Gower , Patrick Campbell
Duncan Robertson , Norma Hughes
The George Mitchell Choir and Andrew Faulds
Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert )
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Written and produced by Charles Chilton
A 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
(harpsichord) on gramophone records
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news