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from All Hallows Parish Church, Wellingborough.
Celebrant, the Vicar, the Rev. Methuen Clarke
Carillon: Ye watchers and ye holy ones
Introit: Bright the vision (E.H. 372)
The Lord's Prayer
Collect for Purity
Kyrie (Nicholson in O)
Collect for All Saints' Day
Epistle: Revelation 7. vv. 2-4. 9-12
Gradual: Father see thy children (E.H. 308)
Gospel: St. Matthew 5, vv. 1-12
Creed (Martin Shaw Folk Mass)
Offertory Hymn: When morning gilds the skies (E.H. 512 vv. 1, 2. 3, 7)
Prayer for the Church
Invitation; Confession: Absolution;
Comfortable Words; Sursum Corda ; Proper Preface
Sanctus; Benedictus (Nicholson in G)
Prayer of Humble Access; Prayer of Consecration
Agnus Dei (Nicholson in G)
Communion Hymn: O most merciful (E.H. 323)
The Lord's Prayer; Prayer of Oblation Gloria (Martin Shaw Folk Mass) Blessing
Post-Communion Hymn: Songs of praise the angels sang (E.H. 481)
Organist, Doris Plackett
Choirmaster, Edward Holloway

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. Methuen Clarke
Unknown:
Sursum Corda
Organist:
Doris Plackett
Choirmaster:
Edward Holloway

RHYTHM AND MELODY: Gladys Whitred
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Africa. Life and work on the shores of Lake Victoria. Script by Edward Ward. (BBC recording)
11.40 INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. Die Stadt in Aufregung.' Niemand bemerkte den jungen Mann in grauen Mantel, aber er wurde von der Polizei eifrigst gesucht. Manuskript von Milo Sperber.

Contributors

Unknown:
Gladys Whitred
Script By:
Edward Ward.

from a cotton factory in Mansfield
Eugene Pini, Wyn Calvin, Billie Anthony, Derek Roy
Harry Engleman (piano) Vic Mortiboys (bass) Bob Mansell (drums)
Introduced by Philip Garston-Jones
Produced by James Pestridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Eugene Pini
Unknown:
Wyn Calvin
Unknown:
Billie Anthony
Unknown:
Derek Roy
Piano:
Harry Engleman
Bass:
Vic Mortiboys
Bass:
Bob Mansell
Introduced By:
Philip Garston-Jones
Produced By:
James Pestridge

Regional Variations (2)

A Living from the Land.

BBC Home Service Midland

Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
Doris Eaves (soprano)
Introduced by Franklin Engelmann
Master of Ceremonies, Syd Black
Producer, Stanton Jefferies

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Davidson
Soprano:
Doris Eaves
Introduced By:
Franklin Engelmann
Unknown:
Syd Black
Producer:
Stanton Jefferies

ADVENTURES IN ENGLISH. A True Tale: the Mine Story, by John Arthur
2.20 HISTORY i. ' Robert Bruce. ' Script by Moultrie R. Kelsall. ,
2.40 SCIENCE AND THE COMMUNITY. The Fight Against Germs. 7-Clean Milk. Script by J. G. Porter , Ph.D., F.R.A.S.

Contributors

Story By:
John Arthur
Unknown:
Robert Bruce.
Script By:
Moultrie R. Kelsall.
Script By:
J. G. Porter

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic Service.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Cedric Wallis describes the first performances of well-known operas and gives a musical outline on gramophone records
8-Otello (Verdi)
Cast includes Renata Tebaldl as Desdemona, Mario del Monaco as Otello, and Aldo Protti as lago.

Contributors

Unknown:
Cedric Wallis
Unknown:
Renata Tebaldl
Unknown:
Mario Del Monaco
Unknown:
Aldo Protti

Adapted for broadcasting by Gilbert Thomas from the Michael Balcon-Ealing Studios production
Produced by Archie Campbell

Contributors

Broadcasting By:
Gilbert Thomas
Produced By:
Archie Campbell
Air Traffic Controller:
James Thomason
Cmdr Lindsay R N:
Robin Bailey
Wing Commander:
Malcolm Hayes
Air Marshal Sir John Hardie:
Patrick Barr
Ian Robertson, of the Colonial Service:
James McKechnie
Fit. Lt. Mackenzie, Personal Assistant to the Air Marshal:
Kenneth Fortescue
Governor of the Crown Colony:
Martin Lewis
Lord Wainwright:
Patrick Waddington
A soldier:
Michael Harding
Second soldier:
Charles Hodgson
Mary Campbell, a stenographer:
Elizabeth London
Squadron Leader Walker, captain of the Dakota:
Simon Lack
Crew of the Dakota:Engineer:
Brian Haines
Crew of the Dakota:Navigator:
Michael Turner
Crew of the Dakota:Wireless Operator:
Billy Thatcher
Crew of the Dakota:Co-pilot -:
Charles Hodgson
Colonel Smart, United States Air Force:
Nicholas Stuart
Walter Bennett, Anglo-Pacific Trading Company:
John Carol
Secretary to Bennett:
John Scott

Regional Variations (2)

Children's Hour. Book review by Helen Kerr.

BBC Home Service Scottish

For Listeners of All Ages
' Books Worth Reading'
Nan Macdonald helps you to choose your library book
5.25 ' May We Recommend....'
' The Innocents Abroad ' by Mark Twain and ' The Flight of the Heron ' by D. K. Broster
Scenes from two books you might like to read selected and dramatised by Marion MacWilliam and Ian G. Ball
Those taking part include:
Effie Morrison. Bryden Murdoch lain Cuthbertson, Leonard Maguire Joan Fitzpatrick. James Sutherland Produced by Kathleen Garscadden

Contributors

Unknown:
Nan MacDonald
Unknown:
Mark Twain
Unknown:
D. K. Broster
Dramatised By:
Marion MacWilliam
Dramatised By:
Ian G. Ball
Unknown:
Effie Morrison.
Unknown:
Bryden Murdoch
Unknown:
Leonard Maguire
Unknown:
Joan Fitzpatrick.
Unknown:
James Sutherland
Produced By:
Kathleen Garscadden

Regional Variations (7)

News. sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Midland

News, sport.

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. sport.

BBC Home Service West

News. sport.

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. sport.

BBC Home Service North

A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
6.15 Local news
6.25 Today's sport
6.30 Reports and comments

Regional Variations (5)

Brother in the Dark

BBC Home Service North

As North.

BBC Home Service Midland

Pridd. Praidd a Phobl: Welsh farming programme.

BBC Home Service Welsh

Farm Forum: Press Conference.

BBC Home Service Scottish

A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Power Under the Sea by G. H. Rawcliffe, D.SC.
Professor of Electrical Engineering.
University of Bristol
Against the background of what has already been achieved in Sweden and Canada, Professor Rawcliffe discusses the scheme to lay a power cable beneath the Channel to connect the electrical systems of England and France.

Contributors

Unknown:
G. H. Rawcliffe, D.Sc.

Rostal Chamber Ensemble:
Max Rostal (violin)
Jack Rothstein (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola) Eleanor Warren (cello)
Eugene Cruft (double-bass) Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
Archie Camden (bassoon)
Charles Gregory (horn)

Contributors

Violin:
Max Rostal
Violin:
Jack Rothstein
Viola:
Cecil Aronowitz
Cello:
Eleanor Warren
Double-Bass:
Eugene Cruft
Clarinet:
Gervase de Peyer
Bassoon:
Archie Camden
Horn:
Charles Gregory

with Peter Sellers
Harry Secombe , Spike Milligan
The Ray Ellington Quartet
Max Geldray
Orchestra conducted by Wally Stott
Announcer. Wallace Greenslade
Script by Spike Milligan and Larry Stephens
Production by Pat Dixon

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Sellers
Unknown:
Harry Secombe
Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Max Geldray
Conducted By:
Wally Stott
Script By:
Spike Milligan
Script By:
Larry Stephens
Production By:
Pat Dixon

Regional Variations (5)

Thomas Armstrong introduces Sing We and Chant It: anthology of Northern Choirs and their music.

BBC Home Service North

As North

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gaelic music and songs: BBC Scottish Variety Orchestra.

BBC Home Service Scottish

Good Night!: record requests.

BBC Home Service West

Sonata in C minor (L.452)
Sonata in C (L.324) played by Fernando Valenti (harpsichord) on gramophone records

Contributors

Harpsichord:
Fernando Valenti

2-Holy Nonsense by Philip Leon
Professor of Classics at the University College, Leicester
In this series of six talks speakers suggest qualities and attitudes which may be a useful part of an author's equipment and illustrate how they have left their mark on the work of particular authors.

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Leon

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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