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: THE FIRST DAY OF THE WEEK

A reading taken from ' Key Next Door and Other City Temple Sermons ' by Leslie D. Weatherhead Reader. the Rev. Arthur Ross Wilson

Contributors

Reader: Leslie D. Weatherhead
Unknown: Rev. Arthur Ross Wilson

: WEATHER

: THE NEWS

: Music Tapestry

Alan Civil (horn)
Edward Rubach (piano)
London Studio Players
Conducted by Michael Krein

Contributors

Piano: Edward Rubach
Conducted By: Michael Krein

: THE NEWS

: HOME FOR THE DAY

Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
To Set You Puzzling: Picador judges her recent competition— new phrases for a guide book
Overworked Words: chosen by four more speakers
Namesakes: Claire Bloom, Freddy Bloom , and others are strangers who share the same name
Letter to the parents of a Mongol baby: first of two talks by a doctor

Contributors

Introduced By: Marjorie Anderson
Unknown: Freddy Bloom

: MORNING SERVICE

for Trinity Sunday from the Parish Church of St.
Michael and All Angels, Shefford, Bedfordshire; conducted by the Vicar, the Rev. D. J. Lawrence
Introit: 0 most merciful (E.H. 323) Versicles and Responses Venite
Psalm 29
First Lesson: Isaiah 6.w. 1-8 Te Deum
Second Lesson: St. Mark 1, vv. 1-13 Jubilate Deo
Creed and Collects
Holy, holy, holy (E.H. 162) Sermon
Prayers
Firmly I believe (EH. 390) Blessing
Organist, R. F. Ransby

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. D. J. Lawrence
Organist: R. F. Ransby

: MUSIC MAGAZINE

Introduced by Julian Herbage
The Norwich Triennial Musical Festival
Beethoven's Late Piano Sonatas: 1 bv Geoffrey Bush
Musical Profile: Charles Mackerras by Cedric Wallis
Composer and Conductor on Music book review by Martin Cooper

Contributors

Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Unknown: Geoffrey Bush
Unknown: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Cedric Wallis
Review By: Martin Cooper

: YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records
Introduced by David Lloyd-Jones
String Quartet No. 3. in E flat
(Arriaga)
Guilet String Quartet
Group of Haydn Songs
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone) with Gerald Moore (piano)
Cantata No. 55: Ich armer Mensch
(Bach)
Ernst Haefliger (tenor) Munich Bach Orchestra
Conducted by Karl Richter

Contributors

Introduced By: David Lloyd-Jones
Piano: Gerald Moore
Tenor: Ernst Haefliger
Tenor: Munich Bach Orchestra
Conducted By: Karl Richter

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by Paul Dehn
Radio: Stephen Potter
Book: Margaret Lane
Art: J. M. Richards
Film: Roger Manvell
Theatre: Ivor Brown

Contributors

Conducted By: Paul Dehn
Unknown: Stephen Potter
Unknown: Margaret Lane
Unknown: J. M. Richards
Unknown: Roger Manvell
Unknown: Ivor Brown

: WEATHER

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: THE NEWS

: THE COUNTRYSIDE IN MAY

A monthly programme reflecting life in the country including
Sounds of the month
Reports from the countryside
A Natural History contribution by Eric Simms
Introduced by C. Gordon Glover Produced by Arthur Phillips
See page 13

Contributors

Unknown: Eric Simms
Introduced By: C. Gordon Glover
Produced By: Arthur Phillips

: NOT WHAT THEY SEEM

Operatic instances of mistaken identity, disguise, double lives
Gramophone records introduced by Colin Gibson

Contributors

Introduced By: Colin Gibson

: GARDENERS' QUESTION TIME

Freddy Grisewood invites
Fred Loads , Bill Sowerbutts and Alan Gemmell to answer questions listeners have sent by post
Arranged by Ellis Widdup

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Loads
Unknown: Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown: Alan Gemmell
Arranged By: Ellis Widdup

: SYMPHONY CONCERT

from the Norwich Triennial
Musical Festival
Part 1

: MAY WEEK IN CAMBRIDGE

Dr. Frederick Brittain , Fellow of Jesus College, Cambridge, describes May Week in June
' There are few differences between the May Week Ball of today and the May Week Ball as I knew it in the early twenties.'

Contributors

Unknown: Dr. Frederick Brittain

: SYMPHONY CONCERT

from the Norwich Triennial
Musical Festival
Part 2

: DUNKIRK

May 28-June 4,1940
'The innumerable actions, the countless deeds of valour of the last week cannot be recorded now. Each will have its place in history.'-Eden
This afternoon, twenty-one years after, this programme brings you some personal experiences of the evacuation of the British Expeditionary forces by Civilians
Men of the Royal and Merchant Navies
The Royal Air Force and Army an eye-witness account by Bernard Stubbs as the men land in England and a summing-up by the Minister for War. the Rt. Hon. Anthony Eden Compiled by M. A. Carter from the BBC Sound Archives

Contributors

Unknown: Bernard Stubbs
Unknown: Rt. Hon. Anthony Eden
Unknown: M. A. Carter

: PIANO RECITAL

by Else Cross

: COME HITHER

Poetry in the afternoon chosen and introduced by Leonard Clark
9: ' Boys must whistle and girls must sing '
Readers,
Sylvia Reed and Leonard Clark

Contributors

Introduced By: Leonard Clark
Readers: Sylvia Reed
Readers: Leonard Clark

: GREAT EXPECTATIONS

by CHARLES DICKENS
Adapted for radio in twelve episodes by H. Oldfield Box with James Hayter , Barbara Couper Norman Shelley and Hugh Dickson as Pip Episode 7
Produced by Robin Midgley

Contributors

Unknown: H. Oldfield Box
Unknown: James Hayter
Unknown: Barbara Couper
Unknown: Norman Shelley
Unknown: Hugh Dickson
Produced By: Robin Midgley
Joe Gargery: James Hayter
Miss Havisham: Barbara Couper
Estella: Prunella Scales
Sarah Pocket: Rosamond Greenwood
Mr Jaggers: Norman Shelley
Old Orlick: Peter Claughton
Herbert Pocket: Aubrey Woods

: THINKING ALOUD

Go and tell John
Four talks by the Rev. Eric P. M. Elliott
4: The Deaf Hear

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Eric P. M. Elliott

: MONEY MATTERS

by Edward Leader
A weekly talk on financial affairs, private and public

: WEATHER

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: THE NEWS

followed by RADIO NEWSREEL
A summary of last week's events

: GRAND HOTEL

Reginald Leopold and the Palm Court Orchestra
Visiting artist, Joan Carlyle

Contributors

Unknown: Reginald Leopold
Artist: Joan Carlyle

: LETTER FROM PARIS

by Alistair Cooke

Contributors

Unknown: Alistair Cooke

: THE WAY OF LIFE

A programme in which
Christians think about their faith and its living expression
THREE PERSONS
An anthology compiled and narrated by Norman Nicholson
Readers:
Peter Augustine , Jill Balcon
Wilfred Harrison , James McKechnte
Produced by Peter Hamilton

Contributors

Readers: Norman Nicholson
Readers: Peter Augustine
Readers: Jill Balcon
Readers: Wilfred Harrison
Unknown: James McKechnte
Produced By: Peter Hamilton

: WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of The Boys' Brigade by the Hon. Sir Donald Finnemore , Vice-President
Contributions (preferably by crossed postal order or cheque) will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Sir Donald Finnemore. [address removed]
The Boys' Brigade works within the Christian Churches and has two basic principles-religion and discipline. Building on these principles the Boys' Brigade's programme uses a wide range of both indoor and outdoor activities for character-building and for training the Christian citizen of the future. This work is expanding both at home and in forty-five territories overseas.

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Donald Finnemore
Unknown: Sir Donald Finne

: THE ART OF ADVOCACY

by Lord Birkett
As a postscript to his series of portraits of great advocates Lord Birkett speaks of the principles of advocacy, illustrating their use in the practice of great masters in the Courts of Law and indicating that advocacy is not confined to such fields but that the armoury of the advocate-logic, persuasive speech, and knowledge illuminated by imagination-is open to all who are impelled to convince others of the justice of their convictions.

Contributors

Unknown: Lord Birkett

: THE TALES OF HOFFMANN

A gramophone record of excerpts from Offenbach's opera with RITA STREtCH as Olympia and WILLIAM McALPINE as Hoffmann
R.I.A.S. Chamber Choir and the Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin
Conducted by Richard Kraus
Introduced by Philip Hope-Wallace

Contributors

Unknown: William McAlpine
Conducted By: Richard Kraus
Introduced By: Philip Hope-Wallace

: THE NEWS

: PEOPLE TODAY

Dr. Ambrose Reeves
The former Bishop of Johannesburg speaks of his life, work, and opinions and of his experiences in Europe and South Africa
Others taking part: Alfred Hutchinson
Patrick van Rensburg and Dr. Jasuf Dadoo
Script and narration by Adam Gielgud
Edited and produced by Maurice Brown
followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown: Dr. Ambrose Reeves
Unknown: Alfred Hutchinson
Unknown: Patrick van Rensburg
Unknown: Dr. Jasuf Dadoo
Unknown: Adam Gielgud
Produced By: Maurice Brown

: THE EPILOGUE

' Go therefore and make disciples of all nations'
St. Matthew 28, vv. 16-20
Psalm 99 (Broadcast psalter)
Isaiah 2, vv. 2-5, and 1 Chronicles
16. vv. 23-36
I bind unto myself today (BBC H.B.
170)
Psalm 108. v. 3

: THE NEWS

followed by late weather forecast

: MUSIC AT NIGHT

Thea King
(clarinet and basset-horn)
Georgina Dobrée (basset-horn)
Deirdre Dundas-Grant (bassoon)
Clifton Helliwell (piano) second performance

Contributors

Clarinet: Thea King
Basset-Horn: Georgina Dobrée
Bassoon: Deirdre Dundas-Grant
Piano: Clifton Helliwell

: Closedown









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