Introduces your request records
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
at the organ of the Granada, Tooting
Fred Alexander and his Players
(Leader, Jack Nugent )
Conductor, Michael Collins
and the Squadronaires with Peter Morton , Jackie Lee Andrew Reavley and the Quads
(Leader, Donald Sturtivant ) Conductor, Gilbert Vinter
Today's story: The Treasure Hunt' by Helen Wareing , told by Dorothy Smith.
Window Over the Kitchen Sink: Elizabeth Hay talks about bird-watching from the housewife's point of view
Music with a Smile: Dobson and Young talk about a pressing problem of the day
Come in Then: Marie Bracie remembers her faithful friend Malcomb-Menckoff
Taking Trouble — ' in more than a hip.' Listeners may remember that Eve Orme talked recently about her conquest of osteo-arthritis in the hip. Today's speaker fought and overcame widespread crippling from the same complaint.
Serial: The Old Wives' Tale' by Arnold Bennett
Abridged by Honor Wyatt
The fourth of thirteen instalments
Programme introduced by Jean Metcalfe
introducing a singer who is new to you
Cyril Leeson (tenor) accompanied by The Dulcet Strings
Directed by Frank Stewart
Andy Currie and his Dance Orchestra
Mrs. Dale, the doctor's wife, records the daily happenings in the life of her family
Script by Jonquil Antony
A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by Father Gordon Albion , D.Hist.sc.
Listeners' letters are very welcome, as they give real help in planning these talks. Send them to Stuart Hibberd, c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W.1. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
Conductor, Rex Mortimer
Joan Butler (soprano)
Foden's Motor Works
at the BBC theatre organ
BBC West of England Light Orchestra
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon)
Conductor, Frank Cantell
BBC West of England Light
Variety at high speed with The Kordites and The Raymond Woodhead Choir, Morecambe and Wise, John Horvelle, Gladys Morgan, Ronald Chesney, Ken Dodd,
The Hedley Ward Trio
The Augmented BBC Northern Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
(Morecambe and Wise, Ken Dodd, and The Kordites are appearing in "Let's Have Fun" at the Central Pier, Blackpool; Gladys Morgan in Variety at the Empire Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne)
The Raymond Woodhead
The Hedley Ward
The Augmented BBC Northern Variety
Orchestra conducted by:
Tunes you have asked us to play, including some records chosen by Servicemen and women overseas.
Music for voices and strings in an original style arranged and conducted by Ronald Binge and played by Max Jaffa with The Silver Strings and the BBC Chorus.
Introduced by Joy Worth.
Arranged and conducted by:
Written by Bob Block, Ronnie Hanbury, and Bebe Daniels.
[Starring] Bebe Daniels and Ben Lyon
with Barbara Lyon, Richard Lyon, Horace Percival, Doris Rogers, Molly Weir, Richard Bellaers.
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
To be repeated on Sunday at 5.30
[Starring] Dick Bentley and Jimmy Edwards
with Wallas Eaton, Alma Cogan, June Whitfield.
Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
(Jimmy Edwards is in 'The Talk of the Town' at the Adelphi Theatre, London)
Repeated on Friday at 8.30 (London Home Service); Sunday at 6.30 (Light)
Augmented BBC Revue
An explanation for listeners of the way in which the Election results will be broadcast and of the methods by which the statistical analysis of their trends will be calculated.
will be broadcast as they become available. Summaries of the State of the Parties will be given at every quarter-hour.
See panel above and page 3
During this period light music will be played.
For details see Home Service