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Wout Steenhuis introduces a survey of jazz from Holland with illustrations on gramophone records


Introduces: Wout Steenhuis

: Christian Outlook

A weekly programme of Christian news and comment
Among this week's items are:
News Comment: by David Skinner
Church Design Group Exhibition: a recently formed group of churchmen and craftsmen have organised an exhibition of contemporary church furnishings, to be opened at Reading by the Bishop of Coventry on April 27. The group is setting up a permanent centre at Play Hatch, near Reading. Laurence King reports on the exhibition
Christian Aid Week
Janet Lacey, who is Director of Inter-Church Aid and Refugee Service, talks about Christian Aid Week and the role of the churches in World Refugee Year, which starts next month
Oversea Service at Moor Park College, Farnham. Surrey: Oversea Service has been operating at Moor Park since 1955. Its 'Wider Horizons' residential courses are designed to help people going to live and work abroad, particularly within the Commonwealth. as 'ambassadors' of a Christian society. Hubert Hoskins meets the General Secretary. Dr. H. B. T. Holland. and some of the students at a course on ' Tropical Africa '


Unknown: David Skinner
Unknown: Laurence King
Unknown: Janet Lacev.
Unknown: Refugee Ser
Unknown: Hubert Hoskins
Unknown: Dr. H. B. T. Holland.

: A Listen and Learn Series THE WORLD OF NATURE

Seven broadcasts in which naturalists describe what is happening in animal and plant communities on sites they have studied
2-Flat Shore by Gordon Newell
Professor Newell explores the Whitstable shore with Joseph Trenaman. Here the sea uncovers 600 yards of clay, sand, and stones between high and low tides. Four distinct zones, each with its own animals and plants, are found. The clay and sand lower down the shore support a rich burrowing fauna.
Next Wednesday: Mountainside
A thirty-two page pamphlet (illustrated in colour) is obtainable, price 2s., through newsagents and booksellers, or by crossed postal order for 2s. (not stamps, please) from [address removed]


Unknown: Gordon Newell
Unknown: Joseph Trenaman.

: Third Programme

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Today's overseas commodity and financial news. and the London Stock Market closing report

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