followed by News read at dictation speedfor Forces newspapers overseas and Announcements
recorded by members of the Services for their relatives and friends in this country
8.15 Cairo Calling introduced by Peter Haddon
Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Ronnie Munro ), with Philip Lewtas , Ann Rich , and Ian Gourlay
Sunday Service from Glasgow Cathedral, conducted by the Rev. A. Nevile Davidson , D.D.
Rev. A. Nevile
Of special interest to all Canadian Forces, containing news from Canada, and news of Canadians on the fighting fronts
General Forces Programme summary
Norwegian Dances, Op. 35 played by the London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Georg Schneevoight. (Gramophone records)
from Tredegarville Baptist Church, Cardiff, conducted by the Rev. J. 0. Haggar
Praise, 0 praise our God and king (A.P.B.
The king of love my shepherd is (A.P.B.
Reading : Psalm 23
Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (A.P.B.
Short address by the Rev. J. 0. Haggar Anthem
Guide me, 0 thou great Jehovah (A.P.B.
At even ere the sun was set (A.P.B. 9) Blessing
Organist, Horace Field
Kay Cavendish , with her piano
with Horace Percival , Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers , Sydney Keith , Dino Galvani , Bill Stephens , Jean Capra , and Jack Cooper. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script and lyrics by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley.
Sale and District Musical Society and the BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Joseph Lewis and Alfred Higson
with spontaneous answers to ' Any Questions ? ' : Lt.-Commdr. R. P. Gould, Kingsley Martin (editor of the ' New Statesman and Nation '), ' The Radio Doctor', Hilary St. George Saunders (Assistant Librarian of the House of Commons), and Barbara Ward (of ' The Economist').
Question - Master, Donald Mc-Cullough .
Records chosen by British Forces serving overseas
Close-ups from the world's battlefronts
Debroy Somers and his Band
Weekly programme for Palestine, Persia, and Iraq, with Ted Heath and his Music. Guest artists, Dorothy Carless and Carroll Gibbons. Introduced by Georgie Henschel. Produced by Howard Agg
Lionel Hale on plays
Three newcomers" to light music programmes—three girls still in their teens, Betty Benson. Sally Douglas , and Lorna Martin. With them are Harry Fryer and his Orchestra
General Forces Programme summary
Messages and requests to the British Forces. Songs by Anne Shelton , with Nat Allen and his Orchestra ; Surprise items. Hostess, Avis Scutt. Produced by C. F. Meehan
Joe Loss and his Orchestra; Sergeant Pilot Jimmy Preston, R.A.A.F., Olive Groves, Evel Burns, Jack Simpson, Cyril Fletcher, Pat Leonard. Introduced by Bessie Love. From the stage of the Queensberry All-Services Club.
(This week's edition dedicated to 'Ceylon Review', Colombo)
Joe Loss and his
Sergeant Pilot Jimmy Preston,
Conductor, Guy Warrack
Melody, song, and comedy, with Billy Cotton and his Band, and a guest composer.
Records chosen for their women-folk at home by British Forces serving overseas
Produced and conducted by Ernest Longstaffe , with Ernest Shannon ,
Marie Gros , Dennis CNeil , Frank Wood , and Hetty King. Chairman, Bill Stephens. Palace of Varieties Chorus and Orchestra
Community hymn-singing by the three services from the Grosvenor Hall, Belfast. Hymns introduced by the Rev. A. W. Hopkins , led by a naval choir and the Band of the Royal Irish Fusiliers. Prayer and Blessing given by Col. Mason, D.A.C.G., Senior Chaplain, Northern Ireland
Rev. A. W.
by E. H. W. Atkinson
E. H. W.
cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Papillons, Op. 2 played by Nina Milkina (piano)
' The Bread of Life '. Guide me, 0 thou great Redeemer (A, and M. 196) ; St. John 6, vv. 25-35 ; I hunger and I thirst (A. and M. 716) St. John 6, v. 35
Primo Scala 's Accordion Band, directed by Harry Bidgood