Market trends, news, weather
Tuesday's "Ten to Eight".
Radio's breakfast-time magazine
Introduced by JACK DE MANIO
A series in which you meet interesting and unusual people from all walks of life
The Cactus King
General Sir Oliver Leese , former 8th Army Commander, now spends most of his time travelling round the world in search of new species of cacti. ST. JOHN HOWELL caught him during one of his short spells at home in Shropshire and talked to him about a fascinating hobby that is also his business
Produced by James Gallagher
by JAMES DOIDDING New Zealand and the Maoris
Music selected and arranged by Vera Gray
Repeated: Friday, 9.55 a.m.
New Every Morning, page 102
There is a land of pure delight
(BBC H.B. 254)
Hebrews 13, vv. 1-16, 20-21 (Jerusalem Bible)
Jerusalem, my happy home (BBC
A radio guide to mobile holidays introduced by LEONARD MAGUIRE 1: Bright Lights and Binge or the Hills and the Sea?
A look at the variety of sites available to would-be caravanners and campers
Produced by Allan C. Rogers
Unit 1: Prime Movers
1: It starts from the Sun
Written by Arthur Vialls
11.20 MUSIC WORKSHOP I
The Island People are introduced
Songs: Ceili on the deck; The
Written and produced by William Murphy
1: Hitler and the Jews
A study of the social roots of genocide
Written and narrated by PHILIP HOLLAND
There are more screaming skulls than one from Dorset to be found in rural England. ERIC MAPLE discusses their provenance and their manifestations.
FRANKLIN ENGELMANN recently visited
Produced by Phyllis Robinson
The News and Voices and Topics in and behind the headlines
Introduced by WILLIAM HARDCASTLE
MRS. ROMA KINSELLA on her work as a Welfare Officer of the Society
Tuesday evening's broadcast
for children under five
Story: ' Lulu and Rufus ' by Mrs. M. J. Higgins
Mrs. M. J.
1: Moscow 1600 hours
What Moscow children are doing at Exploration Earth time, and how they spend the rest of a summer day.
Script by Geoffrey Braithwaite
Exploration Earth series
2.20 UNDER MILK WOOD by Dylan Thomas. Part 1: With Marion Grimaldi, Aubrey Richards. Gwenyth Petty, Denys Graham, Nerys Hughes, Talfryn Thomas, Denise Buckley, Richard Davies, Jan Edwards, Haydn Jones and Anthony Hall
Narrated by RICHARD BEBB
Produced by Stuart Evans
Books, Plays, Poems series
2.45 REARING BUTTERFLIES by MARGARET SHEFFIELD
What can we do to help the survival of butterflies in a changing world?
Thank you for a Lovely Evening by Alan Downer
Married people always find single people disturbing. They want to see us conquered, like Everest, because we're there.
Produced by GERRY JONES followed by an interlude
from Worcester Cathedral
Introit: 0 hearken thou (Elgar) Responses (Rose)
Psalms 147, 148, 149. 150 (Marsh,
Attwood, Stanford, E. T. Cook )
Lessons: Isaiah 30, vv. 15-21;
John 1, vv. 43-51
Canticles (Howells, Worcester
Anthem: Bring us, 0 Lord
Organist and Master of the Choristers, CHRISTOPHER ROBINSON
Assistant Organist, Harry Bramma
A family magazine introduced by KEN SYKORA and including:
Windows of Wonder: DEREK PARKER looks at the history and development of shopping arcades
From Sydney to Sadler's Wells: CHARLES MACKERRAS , recently appointed Musical Director of Sadler's Wells Opera, talks to Gordon Gow about his life and career
' O give me Samuel's ear': MARION GREEN recalls a few misunderstandings in hymns of her childhood
Garden lore for May: from FRED LOADS
by Charles Chaplin abridged into ten episodes by Peter Bartlett
3: Early Stages
I join Fred Karno 's company and America beckons.
Broadcast as a morning serial in September 1968
Tonight's evening paper of the air
Reports from the region's news studios and Scotland Yard-Sportsdesk-Stop Press
Introduced by DOUGLAS CAMERON
Repeated: Thursday, 1.30 p.m.
Dr. Elsie Hall nonagenarian pianist with ROY PLOMLEY
JAMESON CLARK was the first man outside the owners and builders to hear and record the news that Cunard had ordered John Brown 's ship-yard to build another giant liner.
Since then, at every stage from the testing of model hulls in the experiment tank, through keel-laying, launch and during the preliminary sea trials, Clark has been on the spot with his recorder to chronicle the history of the world's most talked-about ship.
Producer, Archie P. Lee
See also Friday at 4.0 p.m.
Ralph Holmes (violin)
Leader, Martin Milner
Sir John Barbirolli
Royal Philharmonic Society Concert from the Royal Festival Hall, London
† CHARLES GIBBS-SMITH talks about
Julia Margaret Cameron. one of the greatest photographers of the Victorian era. She was the friend of Tennyson, Longfellow, Darwin, Ruskin, and many other intellectuals as well as being something of an eccentric
Part 2: Berlioz
Background to the News
People in the News followed by LISTENING POST
LESLIE SMITH introduces letters from today's postbag
Middlemarch by GEORGE ELIOT
Part 3: Sunset and Sunrise
Read by GABRIEL WOOLF
Thirteenth of fifteen instalments
ROYSTON HAVARD (organ)
From St. German's Church, Roath, Cardiff
Broadcast on July 23, 1968