Ronnie Munro and his Orchestra, with Ann Rich and John Silver.
Recorded by members of the Services for relatives and friends in Britain
8.1 Cairo Calling
Introduced by Peter Haddon
8.30 Australia Calling
9.0 East Africa Calling
played by Eric Hope
Service for members of the Forces at home and overseas who are in out-of-the-way places and have no padre with them. Conducted by the Rev. Tom Ritchie, C.F., who has recently returned from duty in Malta. Broadcast from a Combined Operations Training Centre in the West of Scotland
News from Canada and of Canadian* on the fighting fronts, including a newsletter in French for French-speaking Canadians
Association Football: League (North) Cup. Edited recorded version of yesterday's commentary by Raymond Glendenning
from Blackburn Cathedral, conducted by the Bishop of Blackburn, who also gives the address
Words of the Easter Anthem (read) Easter Carol, This joyful Eastertide
Psalm No 111 (Chant: Whitlock in A) Lesson: St. Matthew 28. vv. 1-10
Easter Alleluia on the tune Orientis, partibus (Martin Shaw)
Collect for Easter Day, and other prayers *
Ye choirs of New Jerusalem (A. and M. 125,' vv 1, 4. 5. and 6) Address
Jesus Christ is risen today (A. and M. 134) . v
Organist. Thomas L. Duerden , B.Mus.
Commentary by Foster Hewitt on last night's N.H.L. game at the Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto
Repeat of last Tuesday's recorded broadcast in the A.E.F. Programme
Conductor, Guy Warrack
with impromptu' answers to listeners' questions: Lieut. -Commander R. T. Gould, Dr. Julian Huxley. Kingsley Martin (editor of the ' New Statesman and Nation'). Professor Gilbert Murray, and E Arnot Robertson. Question-Master. Donald McCullough.
with Jack Cooper and the augmented Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black.
Marjorie Anderson replies to letters sent to her by Forces "overseas
Close-ups from the war-fronts
The Combined Stoll Theatres Orchestra (by permission of Prince Littler) under its conductor, Reginald Burston, with Louis Kentner (piano). Produced by Michael North
Talk" by the Most Reverend the Archbishop of -Canterbury, Dr. Geoffrey Fisher.
The Blackfriars Singers: conductor, J. A. Coombes. Arnold Goldsbrough (organ)
An Entertainment for Forces
Geraldo and his Dance Orchestra, with Sally Douglas , Len Camber , Carole Carr , Sid . Bright, and Archie Lewis ; Jewel and Warriss, Dorothy Squires , Fred Yule , Mavis ...Whyte, Emilio, Art Thompson , and ' Kathleen.' Introduced by Joy Shelton
Produced by Cecil Madden and Stephen Williams. From the stage of the Queensberry All-Services Club.
and reports from the battlefronts
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces overseas
High lights of the week's sport in Britain: news from correspondents in various parts of the country and commentary ' flashes' covering important events. Edited and introduced by Raymond Glendenning
and his Orchestra, with Sally Doug las. Carole Carr. Len Camber. Johnny Green , Alan Grant. Archie Lewis , and Three Boys and a Girl
followed at 8.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Recording of last Thursday's broadcast in the Home Service.
on gramophone records
Prelude. Act 3: Polovtsian March
(Prince Igor) (Borodin-Rimsky-Korsakav)
Russian Easter Festival Overture
bw Maurice Webb , Followed by News Headlines
Albert Sandler and the Palm Court Orchestra. with Margaret Eaves (soprano), in a programme of the kind of music heard in the Palm Court of your favourite hotel in the days before the war followed at 9.58 by News Headlines
Community hymn-singing from St. John's Congregational Church, Ipswich. Introduced by the Mayor,
Alderman C. Grimwade; service led by the Rev. Vine Russell, R.N., peacetime minister of the Church. Choi rmaster, Alan Challacombe. Organist. Margaret Frost followed by THE EPILOGUE
Jay Wilbur and his Orchestra.