Records chosen by Forces overseas
followed by ' RECORD ALBUM from swing to classics
A personal choice of records introduced today by Margaret Hubble
followed by News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
with Dinah Shore
followed by 'I'LL PLAY TO YOU'
Recording of yesterday's broadcast
Coventry Hippodrome Orchestra : conductor, William Pethers. (Recording of the broadcast in the Home Service on August 13)
followed by JAY WILBUR and his Orchestra, with Leslie Douglas
Jean Houston (soprano), George Fleming (baritone). and Wight Henderson (piano) Accompanist. Andrew Bryson
followed at 12.2 by Sidelights from Today's Papers
My God, accept my heart (A.P.B. 73 ; A. and M. 349) ; St. Matthew 13, w. 44-46
CBC Network programme, originating in Vancouver on the Pacific .Coast of Canada, with Percy Harvey and the Golden Strings Orchestra. and songs by Ann Watt and Greg Miller (Special CBC recording)
CBC Network programme, featuring popular tunes and cowboy songs, played by Cammie Howard and his Quintet, and sung by Oral Scheer .
Records chosen by civilian and Forces listeners overseas
followed by FELIX MENDELSSOHN 'S
HAWAIIAN SERENADERS directed by George Elliott , playing. light music in the Hawaiian style
for India Command. General number with R. E. S Wyatt (Warwickshire). Bertha Willmott (Northampton). Billy Merrin and his Serenaders, and some men and women from the Midlands. Introduced by Philip Wade. Produced by Edward Livesey. (BBC recording)
Conductor. Sir Adrian Boult
Milton Rosmer as Chief Inspector French in The Case of the Solicitor's Holiday ': third of a new series of six detective plays, specially written for broadcasting by Freeman Wills Crofts. Produced by Leslie Stokes.
followed by ' RADIO NEWSREEL'
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
Repeat of yesterday's recorded broadcast
and his Orchestra, with Elizabeth Batey , Pat Macormac , and Harry Kaye.
James Sloan introduces the City of Dundee Police Pipe Band (Pipe-Major Christopher. Macpherson), with Male Voice Choir (conductor : Edward C. Low) ; Jimmy Shand. the champion accordion player ; Jock Tamson talking to his bairns ; sports news
Novelty numbers and solo pieces. played by the BBC Variety Orchestra (Conductor Charles Shadwell ). with Gene Crowley
Rev. Ronald Selby Wright , s.c.f., talks to the Forces again. (BBC recording)
Rev. Ronald Selby
Weekly broadcasts from well-known Variety theatres. This week's bill : Jack Anthony , Bond Rowell , Bertha Ricardo , and Terry and Doric Kendall. From the Gaiety Theatre, Ayr
Weekly review of sporting topics. past and present : Welsh Rugby. Recollections of ' Wales v. All Blacks, 1905, by Percy Bush and Rhys T. Gabe. ' The Football Career of Wilfred Wooller ,' by A. J. Costain
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces serving overseas
and HOME NEWS FROM BRITAIN including a newsletter from Northern Ireland followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Recorded in America by arrangement with the U.S. Armed Forces Radio Service
Jack Payne with his Orchestra