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: The Children's Hour

(Northern Ireland Programme)

: THE FIRST NEWS

including Weather Forecast and Bulletin for Farmers, followed by Western Announcements and Western Sports Bulletin

: ' Canoeing on the Wye '

A topical talk by JOHN REDMAN
John Redman , who is a native of Cardiff and has written many descriptive articles about the Welsh countryside, will tell in his talk of his experiences on the river Wye, which he describes as a capricious river providing enough thrills for even experienced local watermen. They say that it takes three years to ' learn the river ', but the tidal stretch of the Wye may take a lifetime. One day when two canoeists in a hurry disregarded all warnings of the boatmen at Tintern and decided to 'shoot the rapids ' between Tintem and Chepstow at ebb tide-the one time when the trip should not be attempted-they experienced enough danger in the space of a few hours. In spite of warnings they both lived to tell the tale, and John Redman , who was one of them, will tell about the adventure tonight.

Contributors

Talk By: John Redman
Talk By: John Redman
Talk By: John Redman

: Egwyl Gymraeg (Welsh Interlude)

CEREDIG JONES (bass-baritone)

Contributors

Bass-Baritone: Ceredig Jones

: Datganiad (A Recital)

DECIMA MORGANS (soprano)
MORGAN NICHOLAS (pianoforte)

Choral Prelude, Mortify us by Thy grace - Bach, arr. Rummel
Symphonic Study, No. 12 - Schumann
Caneuon (Songs) Olwen - Bryceson Treharne
The Shepherd's Pibgorn - W. S. Gwynn Williams
Y Ddwy Afon (The Two Rivers) - T. Hopkin Evans
Gathering Daffodils - Somervell
Impromptu in G flat - Chopin

Contributors

Soprano: Decima Morgans
Pianoforte: Morgan Nicholas

: NEWS SUMMARY

Weather Forecast and News

: Dance Music

(Regional Programme. See page 6a)








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