BBC Revue Orchestra
(Leader, Antony Gilbert)
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
An up-to-the-minute guide for your listening and viewing.
A breakfast-time magazine.
See Light Programme
by a research chemist.
A research chemist [name
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper.
Compiled and read by:
Since he was a boy, R. P. Bagnall-Oakeley, Norfolk naturalist and nature photographer, has saved from destruction many injured and orphaned birds, including gulls, kingfishers, swallows, various finches, rooks, and magpies. He has reared and tamed these birds, thus giving himself the opportunity of observing their character and habits without subjecting them to any form of restraint. The talk is an account of some of these experiences.
(The recorded broadcast of June 17 in the Midland Home Service)
Gordon Honey (baritone), Frederick Stone (piano)
Records of some of his songs and instrumental music, including the Andante Cantabile for string quartet.
There is a green hill far away (BBC H.B. 92)
New Every Morning, page 26
Psalm 22 (Broadcast Psalter)
Isaiah 26. vv. 1-13
Jesu. grant me this I pray (BBC H.B. 517)
Ken Beaumont and his Sextet
Ken Beaumont and his
Conducted by Jean Pougnet
London Salon Orchestra [Orchestra] conducted by: Jean
A gallery of portraits in close-up of British individuals and their design for living today.
Glyn Morris fought the war at the coal-face. In 1945 he was disabled, with dust on the lungs. Now he is a commissionaire...
Edited and presented by John Griffiths.
(Recording of the broadcast of June 16)
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] Kenneth Walker, Professor Harry Johnson, Goronwy Rees, Sir Julian Huxley, F.R.S.
Question-Master, Robert Kee
Produced by Catherine Dove
Questions should be addressed to 'The Brains Trust', [address removed]
provided by Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra.
Norrie Paramor 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 26 in the Light Programme)
Major Henri de Beaujolais:
A Ship's Captain:
Gramophone records of piano music by Chopin and Brahms.
A sound approach to the cinema.
Introduced by Peter Haigh.
(Sunday's 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
3—' Sir Wrolf and Black William'
5.20 For Older Children
' Castle Gay ' by John Buchan freely adapted as a serial play in six parts by Ian G. Ball
3—' Trouble on Two Fronts '
(Continued in next column)
Produced by Kathleen Garscadden
Mr. Craw, who was mistakenly kidnapped by some students in a Rectorial Rag, is still a prisoner. Further, he is being sought by some monarchists from a little republic called Evallonia. Jaikie Gait has been sent to take Mr. Craw out of the way of his enemies, while Alison and Dougal keep the newspaper reporters and the Evallonians at bay.
Bannister Mr Craw's butler:
The Hon Frederick Barbon, Mr Craw's secretary:
Jaikie Gait, a student.:
Dougal Crombie, a young journalist:
Tibbets a reporter:
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
Eileen Joyce (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Beethoven Overture: Fidelio
Piano Concerto No. 4. in G
Symphony No. 6. in F (Pastoral)
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
Honor Balfour Audrey Russell
Count Alexis Bobrinskoy
T. E. B. Clarke
Based on an idea by Nancy Spain
Produced by Pat Dixon
T. E. B.
Quartet in G minor, Op. 10 played by The JuiIIiard String Quartet
Robert Mann (violin) Isidore Cohen (violin) Raphael Hillyer (viola)
Claus Adam (cello)
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.
Presented by Brian Patten
Last of eight programmes
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news