Introduced by Cliff Michelmore
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
Van Dam and his Orchestra
An African journey in five parts described by Rene Cutforth
Based on recordings made during a recent visit to Britain's largest colony
Produced by John Bridges
Conductor, Michael Collins
(Leader, James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Leo Wurmser
and his Orchestra with June Marlow , Ray Merrell
Colin Prince , and the Stagecoachers
Today's story: The Cow and the Puffer Train by Margaret Fox. told by Julia Lang.
Letter from Audrey Russell in Nigeria.
Reflections from the Screen: Gordon Gow on some new films
(Continued in next column)
What makes a successful spinster by a psychiatrist
(A recorded talk from the special edition for single women of Home for the Day on December 4)
The Flying Trapeze: Antonia Ridge invites you to fly through the air in her company and see something of daily life in foreign countries from Germany to Greece
Serial: Belated Reckoning' by Phyllis Bottome
9 — ' The Timely Intervention of Mr. Emmott '
Abridged by P. J. R. Wright
Read by Rosemary Davis
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe
P. J. R.
Paul Martin invites you to join him in listening to songs and tunes collected from all over the world
This weeks' guest traveller is Rex Palmer
Produced by Harold Rogers
The gay and romantic, the sad and nostalgic, the modern and traditional, all these moods and styles can be heard while you )ourney in search of music.
Jack White and his Band
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'
Today's speaker is Father Aloysius Roche. He is introduced by Stuart Hibberd
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.I. Listeners wiU realise that speakers cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
BBC West of England
Conductor, Frank Cantell
with her own hit records of popular songs
Read any good books lately?
Diana Carter , Bernard Rudden , and Sonia Woolley compare notes on the female of the species in detective story writing, with particular reference to Ngaio Marsh 's ' Swing Brother Swing,' recently re-issued in a paperback edition
In the chair, Michael Flanders who also sets another
Younger Generation Competition
Listeners under twenty are asked to send their entries on a postcard to Younger Generation Competiuon, BBC, London, W.1, to arrive by Wednesday, February 8
14-1 For Men Only' with Barbara Lyon , Richard Lyon
Horace Percival , Doris Rogers
Molly Weir , Richard Bellaers
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conducted by Paul Fenoulhet
Written by Bob Block
Ronnie Hanbury. and Bebe Daniels Incidental music by Paul Fenoulhet
Production by Tom Ronald
A programme of songs and records, old and new specially recorded in Hollywood by America's singing star
Doris Day and her friends for British listeners
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe
Technical assistant, J. K. Murphy
Presented by Johnnie Stewart
A radio correspondence column of letters from listeners about last Friday's programme Any Questions ? '
Introduced by Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
A programme in which this well-known actress talks about music that has played an important part in her private and professional life
Marjorie Shires David Galliver
(Chorus-Master. Leslie Woodgate )
BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, John Sharpe )
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
Script editor, Roy Plomley
Producer, Michael North
sung by Patti Lewis , Franklyn Boyd and The Coronets and played by Malcolm Lockyer and his Octet
' It's Different in July' by Kevin Fitzgerald
(to be read in fifteen instalments)
Abridged by Barbara Henderson
Read by Valentine Dyall
14 — ' A Surprise for the Inspector
with the Harlequins
Directed by Sidney Sax