Among this week's items are:
News Comment: by David Skinner
The Ministries of Women: 1-The Methodist Deaconess. R. T. Brooks resumes his investigation of the opportunities at present open to women for full-time work in the churches with a visit to the College, Ilkley, Yorks. At this headquarters of the Wesley Deaconess Order of the Methodist Church, he talks with the Warden and other members of the staff
Here followeth the Anthem-6: Terence Lovett. sub-warden of the Royal Academy of Music, continues this series of musical items dealing with neglected anthems suitable for various occasions: with the Choir of St. Bartholomew the Great, Smithfield; at the organ, Paul Steinitz
To School on Sunday: 1-' Teacher, be friendly! ' The Rev. Brian Duck -worth, Secretary of the British Lessons Council, introduces a series of items on Sunday-school work. The series will include model lessons, advice on preparation for class work. and other practical aids. This week's contribution includes recordings made at a Sunday school near London.
(The last three items are recorded)
A series of ten programmes in which historians and other specialists build up a picture of the Normans in the eleventh and twelfth centuries and their contribution to English history.
Fellow of St. John's College,
DAVID Douglas , F.B.A. Professor of History, University of Bristol
'This William,' said an Anglo-Saxon chronicler, 'was a man of great wisdom and power and surpassed in honour and strength all those who had gone before.' Tonight's speakers describe how William the Conqueror and his sons dealt with the problems of personal rule and how a pattern of government, based on the relationship between king and subject, began to evolve.
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