An excerpt from
The Grand Design by Greville Cooke
Reader, Rex PALMER
Reports from Britain and overseas
Sacred songs and old favourites from the hymn book
Introduced by SANDY MACPHERSON
Aunt Laura Archer:
from the Methodist Church,
Albert Road , Penarth
Conducted by the Minister, THE REV. ALAN ODELL
Hymns (M.H.B.): Praise the Lord, ye heavens adore him (13: Tune, Laus Deo); Break thou the bread of life (309: Tune. Bethsaida); At the name of Jesus (249: Tune, Camberwell); 0 Jesus Christ, grow thou in me (463: Tune, Westminster New)
Reading: The Beatitudes — St.
Matthew 5. vv. 1-10 (N.E.B.)
Organist and Choirmaster, George Crofts
The Jesting of Arlington Stringham and The Open Window by SAKI
Read by ROBERT RIETTY
In these contrasted stories of Edwardian England two speakers, through their manipulation of words, wreak havoc (one consciously, the other unconsciously) upon their unfortunate listeners.
A Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
Introduced by MARJORIE ANDERSON
Change of Scene: moving experiences from BA MASON, BUNTY GUNN , and FYPE ROBERTSON
Murder in the Tea: a reminiscence from IAN HARRIS
Children in Factories: FREDA NICHOLS quotes from records of a century ago
Escape routes used by JOYCE GRENFELL
H. A. L.
A new series of conversations about questions more and less topical
RT. HON. PETER THORNEYCROFTM.P. ,
BRIAN REDHEAD takes the chair
Rt. Hon. Peter
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL answer questions put to them by members of the Royal Windsor Rose and Horticultural Society
The Duke in Darkness by Patrick Hamilton adapted by MOLLIE HARDWICK with The action takes place in the Chateau Lamorre during the period of the French Civil Wars, towards the close of the sixteenth century.
For fifteen years the imprisoned
Duke of Laterraine has nursed his plans for escape. Now, when the moment is at hand, he is faced with an agonising choice.
Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Broadcast on April 20, 1963
The Duke of Laterraine:
The Duke of Laterraine:
Duke of Lamorre:
Franklin Engelmann recently visited
Poperinge, Belgium during the jubilee of Toe H
Produced by Richard Burwood
From my Postbag: DAVID GINS-BURG, M.P.
The Deserted Wife: RUPERT TOWNSHEND-ROSE talks about her right to the matrimonial home in the light of a recent case
Meeting a Need: 3
The Small Business Man: PETER WILSHER looks at some of his current problems
Introduced by Robin HOLMES
Your questions answered by GWVNNE VEVERS
L. HUGH NEWMAN
Chairman, DEREK MCCULLOCH (Uncle Mac)
Produced by John Sparks
Questions should be sent to: Nature Parliament. BBC. Broadcasting House. Bristol 8
The Godfather of Anthropology This year is the centenary of the death of HENRY CHRISTY , whose influence on anthropology was profound. The British Museum is marking the occasion by a special exhibition.
† GLYN DANIEL talks to VINCENT WAITE about the man and his work
REGINALD LEOPOLD and the PALM COURT ORCHESTRA
Visiting artist, MICHAEL LANGDON
by ALISTAIR COOKE
To save his soul
A meditation on the life and calling of St. Columcille (St. Columba)
Conducted by THE REV. TERENCE MCCAUGHEY School of Irish Studies University of Dublin
Appeal on behalf of the Homes for Working Boys in London by LORD PIERCY, C.B.E.
Contributions, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to [address removed]
The Homes care for youths from all parts of the country. Tonight's appeal is particularly for those from bad backgrounds and broken homes. A new small home is required where they can be given the family life of which they have been deprived.
by George Eliot adapted as a serial play in twelve episodes by HALLAM TENNYSON
Dorothea has decided to abandon her intention of completing her husband's work. owing to the condition set out in his will. Squire Brooke has insisted on standing for Parliament, and, after his catastrophic nomination meeting, a mysterious stranger has called on Nicholas Bulstrode.
9: The Widow and the WifeCast in order of speaking:
Produced by DAVID DAVIS
The Rev Camden Farebrother:
Introduced by ALAN KEITH with gramophone records of the most popular pieces of music chosen by listeners
Programme compiled by J. C. HOLT
Professor of Medieval History, University of Nottingham based on contemporary records and letters which illustrate the conflict between John and the barons, and the causes from which it sprang.
Professor Holt, who also speaks in the programme, shows how a myth has grown up around Magna Carta which has partly distorted the facts about this great document. The 750th anniversary of Magna Carta is celebrated this year.
Produced by Nesta Pain
The blessing of God
Psalm 67 (Broadcast psalter)
Deuteronomy 28, vv. 1-6, 8-10a Ephesians 1, vv. 1-14
Blest be the everlasting God
(BBC H.B. 486)
Psalm 113, vv. 1-8 Psalm 112, vv. 1-3
played by ALBERT FERBER (piano)