The Boulevard Players
Directed by David Wolfsthal with Alf Edwards (concertina)
Sometimes people just vanish-husbands, wives, landlords, tenants. Dudley Perkins talks about some problems that arise when people are missing.
The Sunday Supplement to Woman's Hour
A recent guest in Woman's Hour Don't Buy It-Christmas Trash: Pearl Binder looks at some of the specially designed, specially wrapped, and specially costly Christmas gifts
Charles Grosse remembers with pleasure his friendship with a chimpanzee
Women Out At Work: Judith Hubback talks about some employment problems of the married professional woman; and Paul Leach looks at her income tax
Geraldine McEwan as Sarah Darnley in ' The Big City,' a new radio serial by Marjorie Riddell. Episode 2 — 'The Corset Shop '
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson
Kathleen Ferrier was one of the finest contraltos of the century, and when in October 1953 she died, the nation lost a genius of song. As a tribute to her memory, the Daily Mail has awarded a Kathleen Ferrier Memorial Prize.
On Friday last at the Central
Hall, Westminster, the finalists from all over the country were assembled to compete for the prize, and the BBC recorded some of the singing together with the prize-giving ceremony.
visits the Queen Elizabeth Homes of Recovery for the Newly Blind,
Torquay with Mabel at ' the table ' and Harry Hudson at the piano
Presented by Stephen Renaud Williams
"Ye shall know the truth and the truth shall make you free"
From the East Church of Scotland, Broughty Ferry, Angus. Conducted by the Minister, the Rev. J. Fraser McLuskey, M.C.
Rev. J. Fraser
For Service men and women stationed abroad and their families at home
Presented from London and Cologne by Jean Metcalfe and Dennis Scuse
4—' The Flitch' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Horace Percival , Doris Rogers Molly Weir , Richard Bellaers
with Beryl Reid , Ken Platt
Graham Stark , Ronald Chesney
The Dennis Wilson Quartet and James Robertson Justice
A weekly programme of records featuring the pick of British dance bands and instrumentalists
Alma Cogan , June Whitfield and Wallas Eaton with The Keynotes
with his Concert Orchestra
The Montmartre Players Directed by Henry Krein
Alma Warren and Edmund Hockridge
The ' Black Magic' touch In a programme of popular music and song from many countries
Introduced by Robin Boyle
Produced by Eric Arden
featuring ' the lad 'imself' with Bill Kerr
Sidney James , Andree Melly and Kenneth Williams
Theme and Incidental music composed by Wally Stott and specially recorded by the Augmented BBC Revue Orchestra Conducted by Harry Rabinowitz
Written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton
Produced by Dennis Main Wilson
and his Ballroom Orchestra playing in strict tempo a programme of your favourite melodies
* The Law-Friend or Enemy?
Young people in Pimlico get to grips with Margery Fry
Tom Fallon and a distinguished man of law and ask them to explain the way society deals with young people in and out of trouble, and to say how far justice is done
Afterwards a Pimlico team returns the fire of the visitors
In the chair, David Lloyd James
' The World in Peril'
A tale of the future in twenty episodes
(Continued in next column)
Other parts played by David Jacobs
Music composed and conducted by Van Phillips
Written and produced by Charles Chilton
A summary of events of the past week
Frankie Howerd introduces
The glamour of Shani Wallis
The vitality of The Tanner Sisters
The voice of Lee Young and the versatility of Ken Morris andJoan Savage
He apologises for
Gladys Morgan and Billy Ternent
He presents that lovely singing star
Joan Regan and welcomes as his guest this week
Billy Ternent and his Orchestra
Announcer, Robin Boyle
Script by Johnny Speight , John Antrobus
Terry Nation , and Dick Barry
Produced by Alastair Scott-Johnston
Community hymn-singing from St. George's Church, Dumfries, led by the United Choirs of Dumfries and District. Hymns introduced by the Rev. W. Neilson Peterkin, Minister of St. George's
Theme: Jesus Calls Us'
By cool Siloam's shady rill (Tune.
Hark! the glad sound (Tune. Crediton)
Show me thy ways, 0 Lord (Tune.
Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven
(Tune, Praise, my soul)
The Lord's my Shepherd (Tune.
All people that on earth do dwell
(Tune, Old Hundredth)
I'm not ashamed to own my Lord
Ye gates. lift up your heads on high
(Tune, St. George's, Edinburgh)
Kathleen M. S. Turnbull
Organist, James A. Gemmell
Kathleen M. S.
Jean Pougnet and the Palm Court Orchestra
This week's visiting artist:
Christian opinion on some of the things we talk about
Speaker, Stanley Maxted
coming upon songs and melodies in the high-ways and by-ways of familiar music with the BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet Produced by John Browell
Bruce Trent introduces Starlight Serenade and presents friends old and new on gramophone records