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Band of the 4th Gloucesters (Forest of Dean) Home Guard : conductor, Sergeant-Major Horace Jones

March : Punjaub - Payne
March : Death or Glory - Hail
Selection : Ronnd the Camp Fire - Maynard
March : Punchinello *. - Rimmer
March : Blaze Away - Hohmann
Selection : Minstrel Memories - arr. Rimmer


Sergeant-Major Horace Jones

from Crosthivaite Church, Keswick, conducted by the Rev. J. C. Winslow
Theme : ' The Challenge of the New Day ' Prayer
Father, hear the prayer we offer (S.P. 487) Reading : Ephesians 4, vv. 1-16 Address
0 for a thousand tongues (S.P. 595) Prayers
God is working his purpose out (S.P. 300 ;
C.H. 380)
Prayer and Blessing
Organist. H. W. Brown


Rev. J. C. Winslow
H. W. Brown

Fortnightly programme from the countryside. No. 35 — ' Visitors' Day'. Introduced by A. G. Street . Editor, Desmond Hawkins. Music arranged by Frank Collinson. Produced by Francis Dillon


Introduced By:
A. G. Street
Desmond Hawkins.
Arranged By:
Frank Collinson.
Duced By:
Francis Dillon

Comedy by James Bridie , adapted for broadcasting and produced by Moultrie Kelsall
Other characters include three felons ; sundry policemen ; a judge ; a warder ; a prison- chaplain; three, commercial travellers ; the landlord at the commercial hotel, Shulls '; a shop assistant ; Provost McGlashan. of the emporium ; and Adolf ; French Freda; Flash Dan and the goat ; four shady characters


Comedy By:
James Bridie
Produced By:
Moultrie Kelsall
Provost McGlashan.
Flash Dan

'The Land of the White Rose ', by Joan Littlewood , produced by Nan Macdonald
Wilfred takes you to his own county of Yorkshire and brings to life again old forgotten stories of the Wars of the Roses. He takes you to the fair city of York. in the days of Queen Elizabeth, and up on to the moors of the West Riding to. show you a glimpse of the Bronte family. He visits Sheffield and chats with a steel worker, Herbert Perkington , and listens to Yorkshire songs sung by Dale Smith and the Fletcher Singers. The rest of the story of this county of broad acres, too vast tp cover in one afternoon, will be told in another programme a month from today.


Joan Littlewood
Produced By:
Nan MacDonald
Herbert Perkington
Sung By:
Dale Smith

on gramophone records
Overture: The Marriage of Figaro
(Mozart) : London Philharmonic Orchestra : conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham
Violin Concerto in D (Prokofiev) :
Joseph Szigeti (violin), with the London Philharmonic Orchestra : conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham
The Battle of Kerzhenets (The Invisible
City of Kitezh : Rimsky-Korsakov) : Boston Symphony Orchestra : conductor, Serge Koussevitsky


Sir Thomas Beecham
Joseph Szigeti
Thomas Beecham
Serge Koussevitsky

from the Parish Church of Great Warley, Essex, conducted by the Rev. Joseph McCulloch
Theme : ' Help thou mine unbelief Introduction
0 Lord, we trust alone in thee (.Handel) Confession of our poverty of faith, and the assurance of God's mercy
Psalm 121
Act of Praise
Thy hand. 0 God, has guided (E.H. 545 ;
C.H. 215)
Reading : Sf. Matthew 6, vv. 24-34 Commentary
Come. ye faithful (E.H. 380) Prayer and the Lord's Prayer
Jesus calls us (E.H. 205; C.H. 500) Prayer and Blessing
God be in my head (Walford Davies)


Joseph McCulloch

BBC Home Service Basic

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BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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