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Prayer
Awake, my soul (S.P. 25, omitting vv. 2, 4, and parts 2 and 3: A. and M. 3. omitting vv. 2. 4, and part 2: C.H. 256. omitting vv. 2. 4. 5; P. and H. 172. omitting v. 3; Tune: Morning Hymn)
Interlude: 'St. Crispin and St.
Crispinian '
Prayers: the Prayer of St. Ignatius
Loyola; the Lord's Prayer
Soldiers of Christ, arise (S.P. 641, and C.H. 534, omitting v. 4; A. and M. 270. omitting v. 6; P. and H. 128, omitting v. 2, part 2: Tune, St. Ethelwald)
Blessing

Myra Hess (piano) Peter Pears (tenor)
Benjamin Britten (piano) on gramophone records
Five Bagatelles (Howard Ferguson ) Songs:
Go not, happy day (Frank Bridge) I have twelve oxen (John Ireland)
In youth is pleasure (E. J. Moeran ) Three Chinese Lyrics (
Arthur Oldham )
Yarmouth Fair (Peter Warlock )

Contributors

Piano:
Myra Hess
Tenor:
Peter Pears
Piano:
Benjamin Britten
Unknown:
Howard Ferguson
Unknown:
J. Moeran
Unknown:
Arthur Oldham
Unknown:
Peter Warlock

Augmented
BBC Variety Orchestra
(Leader, John Jezard )
Conductor, Paul Fenoulhet with The Jerry Allen Trio
Michael Moore , Billie Anthony
Ossie Morris
Presented by Bill Worsley

Contributors

Leader:
John Jezard
Conductor:
Paul Fenoulhet
Unknown:
Jerry Allen Trio
Unknown:
Michael Moore
Unknown:
Billie Anthony
Unknown:
Ossie Morris
Presented By:
Bill Worsley

with James Robertson Justice
Beryl Reid , Ken Platt
Graham Stark , Ronald Chesney
The Coronets
The Dennis Wilson Quartet
Written by Ronald Wolfe ,
George Wadmore and Pat Dunlop
Produced by Roy Speer
(The recorded broadcast of December 9 in the Light Programme)

Contributors

Unknown:
James Robertson Justice
Unknown:
Beryl Reid
Unknown:
Ken Platt
Unknown:
Graham Stark
Unknown:
Ronald Chesney
Unknown:
Dennis Wilson
Written By:
Ronald Wolfe
Written By:
George Wadmore
Written By:
Pat Dunlop
Produced By:
Roy Speer

TRAVEL TALKS. In the Valley of the Irrawaddy River. Script by Anthony Christie.
2 20 LOOKING AT THINGS. Planning a Kitchen. Script by Ruth Drew
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH i. ' Big Tiger and Christian ' by Fritz MUhlenweg , translated by Isabel MacHugh. Florence MacHugh Adapted by Rhoda Power.
6— 'The Ring is Claimed '

Contributors

Script By:
Anthony Christie.
Script By:
Ruth Drew
Unknown:
Fritz Muhlenweg
Translated By:
Isabel MacHugh.
Translated By:
Florence MacHugh
Adapted By:
Rhoda Power.

For Children of Most Ages
Things I Wouldn't Have Missed'
' Alfred, Dog of my Heart'
Second of a new series of talks by George Nash
5.15 For Older Children
' The Company of the Locket'
A new serial play written for broadcasting by Constance Teear
2— 'Red Owain Strikes '
Production by Lorraine Davies
In the summer of 1656, Captain Edmund Rogers is ordered to lead a detachment of dragoons into Wales to hunt down a band of outlaws-the Company of the Locket, led by Red Owain. Edmund captures Catrin, Red Owain 's daughter, and locks her up in the town tail. But Catrin has aroused bad feeling bv taking a so-called witch under her protection and a hostile crowd gathers outside the tail There is a crv of Fire!

Contributors

Unknown:
George Nash
Production By:
Lorraine Davies
Unknown:
Edmund Rogers
Unknown:
Red Owain
Capt Edmund Rogers:
Noel Johnson
Lieut Gwilym Hughes:
Brinley Jenkins
William Jones:
Huw Jones
Catrin Lewis:
Gwenyth Petty
Isaac Lort:
Prysor Williams
Toby Badger:
Basil Jones
Red Owain:
Cynddylan Williams
Pedr:
Moses Jones
Charity Phillips:
Rachel Thomas
Lowri:
Ennis Tinnusche

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News. sport.

BBC Home Service North

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News Topic for Friday. Sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News, sport.

BBC Home Service West

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Today's results and weekend preview
Including a report by Tom Scott on the Amateur Golf Championship at Troon

Contributors

Unknown:
Tom Scott

Regional Variations (3)

Report from the Bath and West Show

BBC Home Service Welsh

Amateur Golf Championship: report on today's semi-finals.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Highlights of the Show World
Stars of the stage, screen, radio, and concert platform, with the augmented BBC Revue Orchestra
Produced by John Simmonds

Contributors

Produced By:
John Simmonds

Regional Variations (5)

' Y Byw Sy'n Cysgu ': Welsh serial-5

BBC Home Service Welsh

As Midland.

BBC Home Service West

Sunday Out, at Kinver. on the Staffordshire - Worcestershire Border.

BBC Home Service Midland

Boy in Search of a Future: 1—Johnnie Newman passes the Qualifying Examination.

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

A musical quiz
Chairman, Joseph Cooper
Margaretta Scott
Gerard Hoffnung
Lionel Gamlin
This week's guest, Peter Pears
Arranged by Walter Todds
The sixth in a further series designed 10 test, not too seriously. your general knowledge of concert music

Contributors

Unknown:
Joseph Cooper
Unknown:
Margaretta Scott
Unknown:
Gerard Hoffnung
Unknown:
Lionel Gamlin
Unknown:
Peter Pears
Arranged By:
Walter Todds

Regional Variations (4)

Nottingham Playhouse Company in ' Sorry, Wrong Number ' radio play by Lucille Fletcher

BBC Home Service Midland

The Arts in Ulster: monthly review

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Scotland in Parliament.

BBC Home Service Scottish

An after-dinner conversation between Douglas Bader , Raymond Oppenheimer ,' Frank Moran , and their host, Henry Longhurst
From Troon. where the Final of the Amateur Golf Championship takea place tomorrow

Contributors

Unknown:
Douglas Bader
Unknown:
Raymond Oppenheimer
Unknown:
Frank Moran

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.

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More