Felix Deebank introduces your request records
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
Phil Finch at the BBC theatre organ
Hugh James and his Orchestra
Frank Cantell introduces music played under his direction by the BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon )
' The Rodent Family '
Written and told by Joan White
with Cleo Laine
(Leader, Frank Thomas )
Conductor, Gilbert Vinter
Joan Alexander (soprano)
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe and including
' Tracking a Star': the career of three rising stars, Shelley Winters, Ann Blyth , and Jean Peters , traced in sound-track by Gordon Gow.
' Marriage ' : a new series of talks on a subject of concern to married and unmarried alike. 1— ' Social Changes in Marriage,' by Professor Titmuss of the London School of Economics
The speakers in this series will include experts who will try to shed a little fresh light on a much discussed subject, and also ordinary men and women who will speak with the authority of their own experience. Professor Titmuss examines the recent history of marriage and discusses the social changes that have been affecting marriage since the beginning of the century.
' Home Dressmaking': Lena Townsend describes a hat you can make for yourself. (BBC recording)
' A Man I'd Like to Meet': Mrs. Robert Beatty introduces listeners to the broadcaster they themselves have elected to meet
' Stickler for Etiquette ' : Phyllis Digby Morton replies to some interesting questions about etiquette
' Encounter with the Mountain': an extract from Laurens van der
Post's ' Venture to the Interior,' read by Wensley Pithey
Entr'acte Players directed by Sidney Crooke with Roderick Jones (baritone)
The Human Engine
5—' The Nervous System'
Script by Dr. Geoffrey H Bourne
Jimmy Leach and the New Organolians
A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Today's speaker, the Rev. Jim Wilson
Introduced by Stuart Hibberd
(Listeners' letters are very welcome. Send them to [address removed])
Conductor, Kemlo Stephen
Conductor, Kemlo Stephen
Conductor, James F. Greig
Joan Butler (soprano)
Douglas Reeve at the organ of the Dome, Brighton
High-speed Variety from the North of England
with the Kordites, Billy (Uke) Scott, Bernard Spear, Harry Dawson, Tony Fayne and David Evans, The Norman George Quartet, Ken Platt
Augmented Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Vilem Tausky
Introduced by Alan Clarke
Produced by Ronnie Taylor
with Pearl Hackney, Freda Bamford
Deryck Guyler , John Stevens and Elton Hayes
A section of the BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fenoulhet
Script by Eric Barker assisted by David Climie
Produced by Charles Maxwell
Dances called by ' Luke ' of ' Riders of the Range '
Peter Kennedy and ' Chuck ' Chilton
Music by the Home Town Gals and the Smoky Mountaineers led by Danny Levan
Produced by Charles Chilton
' The House under the Water' by Francis Brett Young
Reader, Basil Jones
4— ' The Delahayes'
John Howlett at the organ of the Odeon, Leicester Square. London