News, market trends and current topics
The morning magazine
Introduced by JACK DE MANIO
Talking about Ways of Prayer
Dr. OLIVE WYON considers the family prayer
From the BBC Sound Archives
The Face of Fashion
A personal approach to the fashion industry by JEANNE DAVIS
Written by Daphne Green
Produced by David Allan
STEVE RACE and a scrapbook of memories
Produced by John Powell
A shortened version of Tuesday's broadcast
by JOHN WHITING
Read by LOCKWOOD WEST
' In 1907 my grandfather was patron of the local fire engine, and he took his duties seriously, with hilarious. not to say alarming results.'
New Every Morning, page 102 High in the heavens, eternal
God (BBC H.B. 9)
Psalm 34, vv. 11-22
St. Matthew 26, vv. 26-35
According to thy gracious word
(BBC H.B. 196)
Eight portraits of the leaders of new nations
1: Lai Bahadur Shastri Prime Minister of India
2: Mohammed Ayub Khan President of Pakistan by MICHAEL EDWARDES
A shorter version of the profile of Mr. Shastri was broadcast in the Third Network on October 1. 1964
A programme of old favourites sung by GEORGE WALSH (bass) with RUBY TAYLOR (piano)
DUDLEY SAVAGE (organ) and a chorus from the WELLS OPERATIC SOCIETY
Introduced by DUDLEY SAVAGE
Listeners' questions about the countryside answered by Eric Hobbis, Ernest Neal and Ralph Wightman.
Question-Master, Derek Jones
(Broadcast on February 28)
JOHN ELLISON introduces this midday edition of a series designed to reflect listeners' own views on current topics. Letters on lively talking points of any kind are welcome for these broadcasts
Correspondents are Invited to write to: Listening Post. BBC, Broadcasting House. London. W.l.
A topical programme of sounds and voices to provoke midday listeners with minds of their own
Presented by the Radio Newsreel production team with THE EARL OF ARRAN
Tuesday's broadcast in the Light Programme
Famous cases of Sir Patrick Hastings , K.C.
Selected and presented at the microphone by EDGAR LUSTGARTEN
1: Gruban v. Booth, 1917
This action for fraud brought by an engineer of German birth against a well-known Liberal M.P. set Patrick Hastings 's feet on the ladder of success. His cross-examination of the defendant was rarely, if ever, excelled even by this acknowledged master of the art.
Broadcast on December 29, 1964 followed by an interlude
For children under five
Today's story: ' Pudding finds an Elephant ' by JANE ALAN
by John Bulloch
The story of the repercussions at home when a young officer in the South African war was courtmartialled after an order he gave had been misinterpreted by his own side.
Produced by CHRISTOPHER SYKES
Broadcast on October 1, 1964
St John Brodrick:
President of the Courts Martial:
General Kelly Kenny:
King Edward VII:
with the help of recordings DEREK PARKER looks at
Lame Dogs in the Living Room
A play for radio by Rosemary Timperley with Joan Matheson and William Fox
Frances Gerard has a habit of collecting ' lame dogs.' Paul, her husband, and Anne and Robert, their two children, treat them with amused tolerance until.....
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON
Paul Gerard, her father:
Frances Gerard, her mother:
Robert Gerard, her brother:
Mrs Jadwell, a barmaid:
Mr Marlow, Netta's father:
Polish Dances played by MALCUZYNSKI (piano) on gramophone records
FR. WILFRID PURNEY shows how the music of the liturgy illuminates the Gospel story of the sufferings, death, and resurrection of Our Lord with musical illustrations recorded by THE CARMELITE SINGERS directed by JOHN MCCARTHY
The War of the Absent-Minded
Beggar: the story of the Boer War as seen through listeners' letters. Presented, with music of the period, by DEREK PARKER
Off-Beat: ANTONY HOPKINS looks back at some humorous incidents in his musical career
Date with a Doctor
Introduced by POLLY ELWES
Death to the French
A novel of the Peninsular War by C. S. Forester abridged for radio in six parts
5: Two with a Convou
Readers. ARTHUR BOLAND and BRYDEN MURDOCH
Today's news and the stories behind the news-Controversy —Sport
Produced by the South-East news unit
Can you help the Police or can they help you?
Stephen Bishop (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conductor, Antal Dorati
DEE ANNAN remembers school fire practice at ' Blacketts Road'
From the Free Trade Hall, Manchester in association with the Halle Concerts Society
London V. Scotland
BARRY CARMAN , CEDRIC CLIFFE Quiz-Master,
LIONEL HALE Scotland: ; SIR JAMES FERGUSSON I JACK HOUSE '
Quiz-Master, PATRICK HARVEY Repeated on Thursday at 1.10
Here in England the attitudes of the people are changing. Now more people are asking more questions.
RENÉ CUTFORTH examines the new attitudes and presents the new questions in a series of programmes. 5: Sunderland
Produced by Alan Burgess
The Rt. Hon.
Edward Heath , M.P. for the Opposition answers questions from KENNETH HARRIS
Review of current affairs
Four talks during Lent by THE REV. BASIL MINCHIN
With excerpts from the music of many peoples and many periods. Basil Minchin illustrates his thesis that. as profoundly as any words do, music speaks of God.
4: Death and Victory
Flight of a Witch by ELLIS PETERS abridged by Madge Hart
Read by GARY WATSON
Thirteenth of fifteen instalments
Brahms and Dvorak played by WINIFRED DAVEY and JOSEPHINE LEE (piano duet)
Broadcast in December 1963