(Led by Henry Tye )
Conductor, David Curry
An up-to-the-minute guide for your listening and viewing
A breakfast-time magazine bringing you news, views, and interviews followed by MORNING MUSIC
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A series of readings from the Book of Proverbs by the Rev. W. A. Whitehouse
Ch. 6, vv 6-11; and 24. vv. 30-34
Rev. W. A.
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper.
Compiled and read by:
by John George
Before teaching in a Cathedral Choir School, Mr. George had observed choristers only from a seat in a pew. From that viewpoint he concluded that they were made of 'ice and spice.' He reconsiders that conclusion after a year at close quarters with them.
by Dennis Murdoch
Romance in F sharp; Romance in B - Schumann
Pastorale and Capriccio - Arnold van Wyk (First broadcast performance in this country)
Records of excerpts from
' St. Paul' and ' Elijah '
Rejoice, O land, in God thy might (BBC H.B. 433) New Every Morning, page 64
Psalm 119. part 2 (Broadcast Psalter) 2 Timothy 2. vv. 15-26
O God of earth and altar (BBC H.B. 394)
Tommy Kinsman and his Dance Orchestra
A programme for mothers and fathers
Too Many Cooks! by Antonia Ridge
The mother of a boy and girl now grown up looks back on a time when she suffered from too much advice.
Children's Poems by Robert Gittings
'If poetry comes not as naturally as leaves to a tree it had better not come at all,' Keats said It does come naturally to a number of children even when they are quite young. Robert Gittings discusses the significance of children's poems and the way in which parents can best help a child who likes poetry and likes to make up its own verses.
Poems read by Anne Greenland and Frank Duncan
Arranged by Eileen Molony and Janet Walters
An agricultural weekly
H. M. Mizen, Chairman of the Tomato and Cucumber Marketing Board, Colonel Lionel Leach, of the Lea Valley, and Donald Frampton, of the Worthing area, discuss the present position of the tomato industry.
News commentary by John Walker
Chairman: Denys Bullard
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
[Starring] Ted Ray
with Kitty Bluett
Script by Bernard Botting and Charles Hart
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
by Jocelyn Bradford
Drums have hammered out their message to mankind for untold centuries. They are to be found in legend and romance.' In this talk, Jocelyn Bradford speaks of their historic importance and interest, with particular reference to the drums and drummers of the British Army.
A Musical Encounter
Peter Lloyd (flute)
BBC Northern Orchestra
(Leader, Reginald Stead)
Conducted by George Hurst
THOUGH IT HAVE NO TONGUE
by Shaun Sutton
[Starring] June Tobin and Anthony Viccars
Other parts played by Betty Baskcomb and David March
3.45 app. 'CHRISTMAS FOR THE DAFTIES' by Ian H. Finlay
Plays produced by R. D. Smith
Mrs Grantham John's mother:
from Durham Cathedral
Psalms 47, 48, and 49 First Lesson: 1 Samuel 7, vv. 1-17 Magnificat (Murrill in E)
Second Lesson: St. Luke 3, vv. 1-22 Nunc dimittis (Murrill in E)
Creed, Suffrages, Responses (Armes) Collects
Anthem: Almighty God , the Fountain of all wisdom (Ernest Farrar )
Advice and entertainment for retired people and older people generally and a meeting place on the air for those concerned for their welfare
Indigestion: Some more advice from the doctor
Musical Evenings: 'Some were musical and others thought they were,' says Margaret Prance
For Children of Most Ages
'The Seven Days'
A series of seven stories written and told by Barbara Sleigh
3-Wednesday's child is full of woe
5.15 For Older Children
A new radio serial by John Darran featuring security, officers Greg Vaughan and 'Rocky' Mountain in their latest assignment
'The Chargos Affair'
Other parts played by Ieuan Rhys Williams and D. L. Davies
Production by Ifan O. Williams
5.50 Children's Hour prayers
The Bishops Come to London Five talks on the meaning of the Lambeth Conference
2-The Church in Asia by the Bishop of Kurunagala
(Ceylon) the Rt. Rev. Lakdasa de Mel
Rt. Rev. Lakdasa
Lt Cmdr Gregory Vaughan R N:
Mrs Annie King-Jones:
Captain Rex Masters:
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
From Magherahoney, Co. Antrim
The Jackie Hearst Quartet
Songs by Jimmy Kennedy
Kenny Thompson (accordion)
Master of Ceremonies, Jack Sloane
Produced by Sam Denton
An impression of the celebrated Belgian violinist and composer presented, with records, by Felix Felton with a recorded message from Ysaye's son, Antoine.
Midland Region presents My Word!
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 Jack Longland
Written and narrated by Bernard Kops
A young playwright returns and records his impressions of the place of his birth.
John Barrard, Peter Claughton, Betty Hardy, Patricia Hayes, Anthony Jacobs, Hilda Schroder, June Tobin, Harold Young, Cyril Shaps, Joe Sterne, Children of Stepney Jewish School.
Records of popular music presented by Hilde Breitkreuz.
A monthly programme in which scientists report and comment on events of the past month in the world of science and technology.
The programme includes a contribution from John Sykes, who reports on the recent meeting in Paris of the International Conference on Large Electric Systems.
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news.