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from the Parish Church of St Wilfrid, Harrogate. to mark the opening of the Harrogate Festival of Arts and Science conducted by the Vicar THE REV WALTER DILLAM
Preacher CANON DAVID RUTTER
Precentor of Lincoln Cathedral Lesson: Ecclesiasticus44, vv 1-15 Psalms 121 and 122 Hymns (EH): Rejoice, 0 land (475); Let all the world (427): Bright the vision (372)
Anthem: Come. my way, my truth, my life (W. H. Harris) Organist and Choirmaster ROBERT CRINALL

Contributors

Unknown:
Walter Dillam
Unknown:
Preacher Canon David Rutter
Choirmaster:
Robert Crinall

Introduced by JIM PESTRIDGE
Speeding Fines: by E. RONALD HORSMAN, editor of the journal of the Magistrates' Association Motoring in Sweden: by GRAHAM CAULD
Uniformity in Cars: ROBIN RICHARDS on design problems
A Very Serious Business: OLGA FRANKLIN looks at motoring in Russia at 11.43* the latest traffic report Producer ARTHUR PHILLIPS

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jim Pestridge
Unknown:
E. Ronald
Unknown:
Robin Richards
Unknown:
Olga Franklin
Producer:
Arthur Phillips

Michael Billington takes a look at what's going on in the arts this week including:
Show Boat, the Jerome Kern musical now back in the West End: a river cruise on the Thames, noting London's changing skyline; Enemies Gorky's play in a new production by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre. Producers ROSEMARY HART and ALAN HAYDOCK
12.55 Weather; programmenews

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Billington
Unknown:
Jerome Kern
Producers:
Rosemary Hart

A family saga by JACK JONES adapted by WILLIAM INGRAM Ray Smith as Harry Tewdwr
Part 2: To look at, Harry Tewdwr was handsome and well dressed, and the money he was worth lent him distinction. It was little he ever read - practically illiterate, yet he knew his way about and had a way with women.
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Jones
Adapted By:
William Ingram
Adapted By:
Ray Smith
Unknown:
Harry Tewdwr
Producer:
Christopher Venning
Mabon:
Brinley Jenkins
Lord Chilton:
David Valla
Lucy:
Margaret John
Davenport:
William Ingram
Angela:
Hilda Schroder
Flo:
Gaye Rorke
Rhys Tewdwr:
David Lyn
Hugh Tewdwr:
,dillwyn Owen
Janet Tewdwr:
Olwen Griffiths
Frank:
William Ingram
Brandon:
David Garth
Young Harry:
Ronald Herdman

by J. B. PRIESTLEY : arranged for radio in 13 episodes by NEVILLE TELLER
Reader Wilfred Pickles
5: A Chapter of Troubles
Success did not come at once to the Good Companions, but it came in the end. They seemed all set for a rosy future. How could they foresee the troubles brewing? Producer TREVOR HILL %

Contributors

Unknown:
J. B. Priestley
Reader:
Wilfred Pickles

TONY SOPER and MARGARET HOWARD introduce the last programme in the present series about pets and the people who are concerned with them Producer ROY HAYWARD (from Bristol)
(Nextweek: TheChangingPast)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Soper
Unknown:
Margaret Howard

A weekly magazine of special interest to blind listeners
Playing is important, too!: JUNE ROSE reports on toys and games for blind children. Introduced by DAVID SCOTT BLACKHALL
Producer THENA HESHEL

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Scott Blackhall
Introduced By:
Thena Heshel

with BRIAN JOHNSTON
Cricket: selected John Player League matches
Racing from France: news of this afternoon's racing at Deauville including the Prix Kergorlay
Motor Racing - German Grand Prix: Maxwell Boyd from Nurburgring on the seventh round of the World Fl Championship
6.56* Cricket Scoreboard Producer JACOB DE VRIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Maxwell Boyd

Think on These Things 1: Your Friends
THE REV DR ERIK ROUTLEY conducts the service in St James 's Congregational Church, New-castle-upon-Tyne
Organist RAYMOND HALL

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr Erik Routley
Unknown:
St James
Organist:
Raymond Hall

ALEC MCCOWEN appeals on behalf of International Neighbours' Housing Association which caters for families of all nationalities lacking a proper home. Funds are urgently needed for the conversion of more houses.
Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Alec McCowen.

conducted by HERBERT VON KARAJAN with DAVID OISTRAKH
MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH and SVIATOSLAV RICHTER
Mozart Serenade in G (Eine kleine Nachtmusik)
7.47* Beethoven Concerto in c, for violin, cello, piano and orchestra
8.25* Sibelius Symphonic Poem: Tapiola

Contributors

Conducted By:
Herbert von Karajan
Unknown:
David Oistrakh
Unknown:
Mstislav Rostropovich
Unknown:
Sviatoslav Richter
Unknown:
Mozart Serenade

Dame Margery Perham , author of many books on Africa, recalls some of her personal adventures in four talks
3: Basutoland - a Mountain Kingdom at Risk
' I saw from my train a towering citadel of blue mountains. Moshesh had gathered together the tribes broken by the bloody Zulu tyranny and had welded them together into a miniature nation backing up on these mountains. From his dramatic table-shaped stronghold he had called a halt to Boer invasion.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Dame Margery Perham

"Poetry. Keats said "should surprise by a fine excess." But if we've known them for as long as we can remember, how can we be surprised? '
Christopher Fry. the playwright, undertakes his own voyage of rediscovery. Readers RICHARD PASCO SEAN BARRETT
Producer RICHARD KEEN

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Fry.
Readers:
Richard Pasco
Readers:
Sean Barrett

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