' Celebrating the Passover 2-' Question and Answer
A breakfast-time magazine
Introduced by Jack de Manio
' Celebrating the Passover '
Talks by the Rev. W. W. Simpson
3 — ' The Main Dish '
Repeated on Thursday at 6.50 a.m.
Introduced by Jack de Manio
A bulletin of food news to guide the household shopper
Compiled and read by Louise Davies
A day in the life of a London boy thirty years ago. EDWARD SEBLEY recalls an expedition to a remote, wild, and romantic place called Putney Heath and the task assigned to the smallest boy by the leader of the gang.
Philip Todd (tenor)
Michael Walton (recorder)
Charles Spinks (harpsichord)
(Continued in next column)
STORIES FROM WORLD HISTORY. The Great Yu saves China from floods. Script by Robert Gittings.
Sing to the Lord New Every Morning, page 68 Psalm 148 (Broadcast Psalter) James 5. w. 12-20
Son of God
Sidney Davey and his Players
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT ii, by Marjorie Eele
Repeated on Friday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS II
11.40 FRENCH FOR SIXTH FORMS. Hector Berlioz et sa musique: causerie de Rene Elvin.
Suite No. 3, Ancient Airs and Dances for the Lute (Respighi): Vienna State Orchestra, conducted by Fritz Litschauer
Intermezzo (School for Fathers)
(Wolf-Ferrari); and Overture, The Masks (Mascagni) : Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Herbert von Karajan on gramophone records
An agricultural weekly
Arnold Christensen of the Buckhurst Estate, Withyham. Sussex, and Bill Marshall .of Hobbs Cross, Epping, Essex, discuss the relative merits of housing dairy cows under the yard and parlour and cowshed systems
News commentary by Laurence Easterbrook Chairman, M. H. R. Soper
M. H. R.
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
7 — ' Sheep Don't Change '
LET'S JOIN IN. ' By the Lake of Swans ' : retold by Aslaug Boucher from Icelandic stories of children on a farm by olafur Jóhann Sigurdsson
2.20 ADVENTURES IN music. Music for the piano: first of two talks by Gordon Reynolds.
2.40 MODERN history. The Russo-Japanese War, 1904-5. Script by Philippa Pearce
A play for radio by Ray Rigby
Other parts played by members of the cast
Production by Robin Midgley
from St. John's College,
Sentence and Exhortation
Confession and Absolution
Psalms 108, 109 (omitting vv. 6-19)
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 30, w.
1-5 and 11-end
Magnificat (Howells, Collegium 8ancti
Second Lesson: Acts 17. vv. 16-31
Nunc dimittis (Hoioells, Collegium
Sancti Johannis Cantabrigiense)
Creed and Lesser Litany
The Lord's Prayer (Farmer) Responses (Tomkins) Collects
Anthem: Exultate Deo (Palestrina) Prayers
Good Christian men rejoice and sing
(St. John's College Hymn Book)
Organist and Choirmaster,
Organ Student, Peter White
Let's Go Bowling: Dora Davy recommends a pastime
' The Ould Days': Mary Talbot remembers being a milliner long ago in County Kerry. (BBC recording)
Presented by Douglas Smith
For Older Children
Marius Goring in ' The Eagle of the Ninth '
From the book by Rosemary Sutcliff adapted in six parts by Felix Felton
6 (and last)—' Tradui's Gift'
Production by David Davis
5.50 Children's Hour prayers conducted by the Very Rev. Eryl S. Thomas
Dean of Llandaff
Rev. Eryl S.
Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young cohort commander:
Esca, his slave:
Guern, the hunter:
Liathan, of the Epidaii:
Drusillus, Commanding Officer of the Fortress:
Claudius Hieronimianus, Legate of the Sixth:
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
Local news and London Stock Market report
6.30 Today's Sport
6.15 6.25 VHF: Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast:
Area news and weather summary
Jack Armstrong and the Barnstormers
The Singing Hinnies
Bill Robinson accompanied by Gladys Willis
Master of Ceremonies, Bill Cain
From the Arcade Hall,
Arranged by Richard Kelly
Impressions of the celebrated soprano presented, with records. by Cedric Wallis
Including a recorded interview with Mme Jeritza by Norman Dello Joio
London v. Scotland
Hugh Ross Williamson
Quiz-Master, Lionel Hale Scotland:
Sir James Fergusson
Quiz-Master, Lionel Gamlin
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
by Bernard Kops
' I'm loaded with loll and Saturday's here-maybe I'll find a smashing girl, a lovely young chick who's different-I feel great, just great.' So twenty-year-old Mike muses on London's Embankment.
Others taking part:
Cyril Shaps. Joe Sterne
John Barrard. Betty Baskcomb
John Bennett , Ysanne Churchman
Shirley Coqklin. Gerald Fox-Salaman
Stanley Groome. Patricia Hayes and Elaine Macnamara
Produced by Eileen Capel
Gramophone records presented by Roy Bradford
late weather forecast for land areas
London String Trio:
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
Vivian Joseph (cello)
Prelude and Fugue in G minor
Mozart and Bach
String Trio In G, Op. 9 No. 1