BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard)
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
An up-to-the-minute guide for your listening and viewing.
A breakfast-time magazine bringing you news, views, and interviews.
See Light Programme
Three Oxford undergraduates answer questions that have been put to them.
A Science Student [name
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper.
Compiled and read by:
by V. K. Wright.
Mr. Wright was taken prisoner by the Japanese at the capitulation of Singapore in February 1942. For the first six months it was a comparatively easy life, pilfering anything from tins of beans to sacks of pineapples under the eyes of indulgent Japanese guards.
Keith Cummings (viola), Frederick Stone (piano)
Records of some of his songs, and music for wind instruments.
As pants the hart (BBC H.B. 451)
New Every Morning, page 90
Psalm 23 Amos 5. vv. 4-15
Jesus lives (BBC H.B. 106)
Syd Dean and his Band
(Syd Dean and his Band are appearing at the Orchid Ballroom, Purley)
Syd Dean and his
Directed by Sidney Crooke
with John Faassen (baritone).
[Players] directed by:
Roy Clark leads an exchange of talk about the sea and ships.
Lt.-Cmdr. Sam Brooks, R.N., technical adviser and temporary sailing master of Sceptre America's Cup challenger
Christopher Boardman, crew member of Endeavour Sopwith's 1934 challenger
Fred Grice, old Lowestoft smacksman
Captain F. L. Hemming, R.N., late Royal Indian Navy
with sea songs from Nicholas Back.
Arranged and introduced by Roy Clark.
(The recorded broadcast of June 27 in the Midland Home Service)
Arranged and introduced by:
Captain F. L.
BBC Welsh Orchestra (Leader, Philip Whiteway)
Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A sound recording of Sunday's television programme.
[Starring] Patrick Heron, John Berger, Roy Harrod, Dr. J. Bronowski
Question-Master, Robert Kee
Questions should be addressed to 'The Brains Trust', [address removed]
provided by Robert Farnon and his Orchestra.
Robert Farnon and his
Reports from Britain and overseas.
by P. C. Wren.
freely adapted from the novel as a serial in ten episodes by Lester Powell.
[Starring] Simon Lack
(The recorded broadcast of January 12 in the Light Programme)
Sgt. Major Lejaune:
A gramophone record of music by Couperin.
A sound approach to the cinema.
(Sunday's recorded broadcast in the Light Programme)
For Children of Most Ages'
'The Little White Horse' by Elizabeth Goudge
Abridged for broadcasting
In six parts by Mollie Austin
Read by John Baddeley
1-' Moonacre Manor '
6.20 For Older Children
' Castle Gay by John Buchan freely adapted as a serial play in six parts by Ian G. Ball 1-' Introducing Mr. Craw '
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
Dickson McCunn, a retired grocer from Glasgow:
W H D
Martha, his wife:
A rugby commentator:
Dougal Crombie, a young journalist:
Jaikie Gait, a Cambridge student:
Glasgow students: Sandy:
Mr Craw, a newspaper magnate:
Mrs Catterick a landlady:
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
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 star-spangled visit to the seaside
Jack Watson introduces stars from the world of entertainment with Reginald Dixon
The Littlewood Songsters
BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth Produced by John Ammonds
Denis Matthews (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader. Paul Beard )
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Overture: Leonora No. 1
Piano Concerto No. 3, in C minor Symphony No 2. in D
From the Royal Albert Hall , London
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
Remind you of what?
Roy Plomley invites a reply from
Based on an idea by Nancy Spain
Produced by Pat Dixon
Pierre Fournier (cello)
Ernest Lush (piano)
After wandering round much of Britain in search of people, things, and places that take his fancy, Johnny tries travelling the easy way, on a sea cruise to the Mediterranean sun.
Fourth of eight programmes to be broadcast on Tuesdays and Fridays
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news