The first of a series of readings from ' Reading the Bible Today ' by D. T. Niles
Reader, Adza Vincent
played by the London Theatre Orchestra
Conducted by Reginald Kilbey
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
E. Arnot Robertson describes the first time she fell in love
Why do women nag?: a doctor replies
Both Sides of the Fence: bosses and secretaries give contrasted points of view about each other
Mira behn talks about
from the Parish Church of Walsall, Staffordshire; Celebrant and Preacher, the Vicar and Rural Dean of Walsall, the Rev. Vernon S. Nicholls
Introit: Jesu, Word of God. incarnate
The Lord's Prayer Collect for Purity
Summary of the law The Collect
Epistle: Revelation 7, vv. 2-12
The Gradual: Let saints on earth in concert sing (A. and M. Rev. 272)
Gospel: St. Matthew 5. vv. 1-12 v Creed
The Saints of God (A. and M. Rev.
Prayer for the church
Invitation: Confession; Absolution;
Comfortable Words; Sursum corda
Prayer of humble access Consecration
Jesu, gentlest Saviour (A. and M.
Thanksgiving and Gloria Blessing
For all the saints (A. and M. Rev. 527)
Organist and Master of the Choristers,
Rev. Vernon S.
A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage; introduced by Julian Herbage
'Bruckner's Eighth Symphony' by Deryck Cooke
'Musical Profile - Helga Mott' by Cedric Wallis
'Schiller (1759-1805) and Music - I' by Martin Cooper
'Dr. Burney's Musical Tours in Europe' reviewed by Charles Cudworth
A request programme of records
Overture. Street Corner (Rawsthorne): Pro Arte Orchestra, conducted by the composer
The Lark Ascending (Vaughan Williams): Jean Pougnet (violin), with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Ballet Suite. The Perfect Fool
(Hoist) : London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Conducted by Sir John Summerson
Theatre: Eric Keown
Radio: Jacques Brunius
Book: Margaret Lane
Art: Nigel Gosling
Film: Edgar Anstey
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
Introduced from Belfast by James Fisher
VICTOR BATEMAN talks about rare birds and their protection; ARTHUR IRVINE tells the story of the Lough Erne scoter-ducks; DAVID ALEXANDER re-calls some outstanding memories from his fifty years' bird-watching; JACK GRAY gives some results of his work at Copeland Observatory; ARNOLD BENINGTON reports on the progress of Ireland's only pair of golden eagles
Produced by Jeffery Boswall
Dudley Perkins answers a mixed bag of listeners' letters
followed by an interlude at 1.55
Fred Loads, Bill Sowerbutts , and Alan Gemmell answer questions put by members of Worksop and District Allotments Association
Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
Arranged by Peter D. Anderson
Synergistic Chemicals: Alan Gemmell talks about recent research which shows how certain chemicats increase the toxicity of others, and suggests possible applications of this discovery
Ilona Kabos (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Rudolf Schwarz
Prelude: Tristan and Isolde....Wagner
2.40 app. Piano Concerto No. 1, in C
Arranged for broadcasting by Eric Ewens
Produced by R. D. Smith
A sound recording of Thursday's television programme
A. J. Ayer
Sir John Wolfenden
Chairman, Norman Fisher
Sunday At Five ' Prophet of God'
The Story of Samuel from ' Stories from the Bible ' by Walter de la Mare told by David
3-The Ark is Restored
5.20 ' Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens
Adapted for radio in eight parts by H. Oldfield Box
3—' Doctor Blimber's Establishment '
Produced by Claire Chovil
Rating Reform by Edward Leader
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A summary of last week's events
Reginald Leopold and the Palm Court Orchestra
This evening's visiting artist,
by Alistair Cooke
Christians think about their faith
Echoes of the Past
Rex Palmer recalls the early days of religious broadcasting, with recordings from the BBC Sound Archives including
The Most Rev. C. G. Lang , Archbishop of Canterbury
The Most Rev. William Temple ,
Archbishop of Canterbury The Very Rev. W. R. Inge ,
Dean of St. Paul's
The Rev. Archibald Fleming
The Very Rev. F. A. Iremonger
The Rev. Canon W. H. Elliott
The Rev. John Mayo , Rector of Whitechapel
The H. R. L. Sheppard
Dr. Maud Royden and The Nativity Play from St. Hilary
With an introduction by the Rev. Canon R. McKay
Head of BBC Religious Broadcasting
Produced by Harold Rogers
Rev. C. G.
Very Rev. W. R.
Very Rev. F. A.
Rev. Canon W. H.
H. R. L.
Rev. Canon R.
Appeal on behalf of the Elfrida Rathbone Committee, by Cyril Ray
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to[address removed]
The Elfrida Rathbone Committee has for many years carried on work for mentally backward children, adolescents, and adults in North London: recently, branches have been formed in Fulham and Stepney, and plans for further expansion are in active preparation. The Committee is chiefly concerned with befriending boys and girls who have attended schools for educationally subnormal children, and with the provision of clubs for school leavers.
by Anthony Trollope
Adapted by H. Oldfield Box
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company Produced by David H. Godfrey
Mark Robarts 's folly in signing those bills for Sowerby had brought him to the very edge of disaster. Only when the bailiffs were actually in the house had his friend, Lord Lufton, saved him.
Lord Lufton's mother, the Dowager
Lady Lufton, is still struggling with her awkward predicament. Her son wishes to marry Lucy Robarts ; Lucy has said that she will not marry him unless asked to do so by Lady Lufton; but this, Lady Lufton cannot bring herself to do.
The Rev Mark Robarts:
Four programmes about the problems of old age
Narrator, James McKechnie
4-A Corner of My Own
There is conflict between the needs and desires of old people, their relatives, and the community about the best way to house the elderly.
Reporter, Jameson Clark Script by J. S. Campbell
Produced by Archie P. Lee in the BBC's Scottish studios
on gramophone records
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' The Cloud of Witnesses '
Revelation 7, vv. 9, 10, 13-17 Psalm 90, vv. 1-12
Hebrews 11. vv. 1-16, and v. 32, to 12, v. 2
0 what their joy and their glory must be (BBC H.B. 252)
Wisdom 3, v. 1
late weather forecast for land areas
English String Quartet: Nona Liddell , Lesley White
Marjorie Lempfert , Helen Just
Quartet In C minor, Op. 18 No. 4