Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 228,214 playable programmes from the BBC

from the Parish Church of St. John the Divine, Menston-in-Wharfedale, Yorkshire. Celebrant, the Vicar, Canon T. C.
Introit: Psalm 1
The Lord's Prayer; Prayer for Purity;
Nine-fold Kyrie
Epistle: Revelation 7. vv. 2-13
Gradual: The Church triumphant in thy love (Rev. A. and M. 624)
Gospel: St. Matthew 5, vv. 1-13 Creed
Offertory hymn: Who are these like stars appearing? (Rev. A. and M. 570)
Prayer for the Church
Invitation; Confession; Absolution;
Comfortable Words
Sursum Corda; Preface Sanctus; Benedictus
Prayer of Humble Access Prayer of Consecration Agnus Dei
Communion hymn: Dearest Jesu. we are here (Rev. A. and M. 408)
The Lord's Prayer; Prayer of Oblation
Gloria in excelsis
Hymn: He wants not friends that hath thy love (Rev. A. and M. 274)
Organist, Hugh Gadsby

SINGING TOGETHER, by William Appleby
11.20 THE WORLD OF WORK. Jobs Using Artistic Ability. Those who train young people with artistic ability and place them in jobs answer questions put by Rose-Mary Sands. (BBC recording)
11.40 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH. 'Coppilia': Frantz et Swanilda vont découvrir Ie secret de la mysterieuse Coppelia, assise toujours sur Ie balcon du vieux Docteur CoppSlius. Histoire tiree du ballet de L«o Delibes. Texte de Francoise Hervieux.


William Appleby

The Song Pedlars
Gerald del Mondi
Bill Waddington
Something To Sing About
Larry Cross
Jimmy Wheeler
Top of the Bill Vanessa Lee
Compere, Gene Crowley
Augmented BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, PaulFenoulhet
Produced by John Simmonds


Gerald Del Mondi
Bill Waddington
Larry Cross
Jimmy Wheeler
Bill Vanessa Lee
Gene Crowley
Produced By:
John Simmonds

Regional Variations (2)

Schools. Byw yn y Wlad.

BBC Home Service Welsh

FOR COUNTRY SCHOOLS. Bonfires and Fireworks. Script by Gwen Dunn
2.0 THE music box, by Gordon Reynolds
2.10 ORCHESTRAL CONCERTS. ' Tunes in Colour —l: an illustrated talk by Charles Mackerras.
2.30 LET'S HEAR IT AGAIN. Theme and Variations 1, 3. and 6 from Brahms's Variations on the St. Anthony Chorale
2.40 FOR THE GENERAL SIXTH. ' The Modern Stage '—1 : a talk by Eric Keown on the state of the theatre today.
3.0 PROSE AND VERSE READINGS. The Guy Fawkes Boy. from ' London Labour and the London Poor' by Henry Mayhew


Script By:
Gwen Dunn
Gordon Reynolds
Talk By:
Charles MacKerras.
Talk By:
Eric Keown
Henry Mayhew

For Children of Most Ages
'Said the Cat to the Dog'
A series of plays by Martin Armstrong about Mompty and Peckham and the Jackson Family
5-' Fishing'
Produced by Eve Burgess
' I'm taking the whole day off tomorrow,' said Dad, coming home one warm spring afternoon. ' I shan't attempt to catch my train; I shall catch fish instead.' But as anyone who has tried knows-fishing isn't so simple.
5.30 For Older Children
' Tarn, Short for Tamburlaine '
A new series of true stories by Mary E. Patchett
3 — ' Where is Tarn? '
5.50 The week's programmes


Martin Armstrong
Produced By:
Eve Burgess
Stories By:
Mary E. Patchett
Mary O'Farrell
Wilfred Babbage
Rosamond Barnes
Robert Scroggins
Mompty the Cat:
Vivienne Chatterton
Peckham the Dog:
Stephen Jack
Lewis Stringer

Regional Variations (6)

Music from the Theatre. Albert Webb Orchestra; Frederick Harvey (baritone).

BBC Home Service Midland

Southampton Singers; Joan Price (contralto).

BBC Home Service West

News in Welsh.

BBC Home Service Welsh

'A Song for You ' with John McHugh, Nina Yanson; Raymond Woodhead Singers: Northern Variety Orchestra.

BBC Home Service North

Up Against It: BBC v. Ballysallagh. From the Banqueting Hall, Clandeboye.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gramophone records introduced by Moore Raymond


Introduced By:
Moore Raymond

The Deller Consort: April Cantelo (soprano)
Alfred Deller (counter-tenor)
Alexander Young (tenor)
Gerald English (tenor)
Norman Platt (baritone)
The Macgibbon String Quartet:
Margot Macgibbon (violin)
Lorraine du Val (violin)
Jean Stewart (viola) Lilly Phillips (cello) with Harry Danks (viola)
Programme devised and introduced by Denis Stevens
First of three programmes


April Cantelo
Alfred Deller
Alexander Young
Gerald English
Norman Platt
Margot MacGibbon
Lorraine du Val
Jean Stewart
Lilly Phillips
Harry Danks
Introduced By:
Denis Stevens

Regional Variations (5)

The North in Parliament.

BBC Home Service North

Welsh National Opera Company in Verdi's ' Sicilian Vespers ' — Acts 1 and 2.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Gaelic talk.

BBC Home Service Scottish

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

First of a group of three talks in which Lieutenant-General Sir Brian Horrocks , K.C.B., K.B.E., d.s.o., M.c, recalls his adventures in Russia and Siberia in the years immediately after the first world war


Brian Horrocks

The old maestro presents a new series with Harold Berens , Kenneth Connor
Audrey Jeans , Don Peters and let out from the Lyon's den for one night only:
Ben Lyon
The Beaux and the Belles
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet
Script by George Wadmore
Ted Ray and Sid Colin
Produced by George Inns


Harold Berens
Kenneth Connor
Audrey Jeans
Don Peters
Ben Lyon
Paul Fenoulhet
Script By:
George Wadmore
Script By:
Ted Ray
Script By:
Sid Colin
Produced By:
George Inns

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

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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