Programme Index

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Prayer
Holy Spirit, truth divine (S.P. 520;
A. and M. 672; C.H. 193; P. and H. 93. all omitting vv. 4, 6: Tune, Innocents)
Interlude: Father Damien-I
- Prayers; the Prayer for Happiness;
The Lord's Prayer
Hills of the North, rejoice (BBC
Supplement 11; S.P. 64; C.H. 372; P. and H. 81. all omitting v. 6: Tune. Little Cornard)
Blessing

MUSIC AND MOVEMENT I, by Rachel Percival.
Repeated on Thursday at 9.55 a.m.
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE. Looking alike. 3-Likenesses between living things, by J. Maynard Smith.
11.40 THE CHRISTIAN RELIGION AND ITS PHILOSOPHY. Revelation and Experience. 7-What do we mean by Experience'? Speaker: Donald Hudson , Minister of Atherton Baptist Church, Manchester.

Contributors

Unknown:
Rachel Percival.
Unknown:
J. Maynard Smith.
Unknown:
Donald Hudson

A spontaneous discussion by A. G. Street , Francis Williams
Lady Barnett , Asa Briggs
Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
From Bournemouth School in Hampshire

Contributors

Unknown:
A. G. Street
Unknown:
Francis Williams
Unknown:
Lady Barnett
Question-Master:
Asa Briggs
Question-Master:
Freddy Grisewood

STORIES AND RHYMES: 'The White Cat ': the French fairy-tale by Mme D'Aulnoy , adapted for broadcasting as a three-part serial by Margaret Gore. Part 1
2.20 senior ENGLISH it. Some poems about animals, including' Milk for the Cat ' by Harold Monro , ' Snake ' by D. H. Lawrence , The Horses ' by Edwin Muir. Script by R. N. Currey
2.40 INTERVAL MUSIC
2.45 NATURE STUDY.7—' Animal partners.' by Professor W. S . Butlough .

Contributors

Unknown:
Mme D'Aulnoy
Unknown:
Margaret Gore.
Unknown:
Harold Monro
Unknown:
D. H. Lawrence
Unknown:
Edwin Muir.
Script By:
R. N. Currey
Unknown:
Professor W. S . Butlough

A serial in six episodes by Michael Hardwick
Based on the novel by Fergus Hume
4—' A Certificate of Marriage '
Characters in order of speaking:
Production by Audrey Cameron
Mark Frettlby has a mysterious visitor, and Brian Fitzgerald tells what he knows at last. Duncan Calton receives a late-night telegram.

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Hardwick
Novel By:
Fergus Hume
Production By:
Audrey Cameron
Unknown:
Mark Frettlby
Unknown:
Brian Fitzgerald
Ma Guttersnipe:
Gwen Day Burroughs
Duncan Calton:
Frank Duncan
Madge Frettlby:
Gwenda Wilson
Mark Frettlby:
Harold Young
Brian Fitzgerald:
Allan McClelland
Mrs Sampson:
Brenda Dunrich

Presented by John Amis
Cast includes: with the Chorus and Orchestra of the National Theatre. Prague
Conducted by Jaroslav Krombholc on gramophone records

Contributors

Presented By:
John Amis
Conducted By:
Jaroslav Krombholc
Katya Kabanova:
Drahomira Tikalova
Marfa Kabanova:
Ludmila Komancova
Barbara:
Ivana Mixova
Tichon Kabanov:
Bohumir Vich
Boris:
Beno Blachut
Vanya:
Viktor Koci
Dikoy:
Zdenek Kroupa

A message of comfort and cheer for all in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity '
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by the Rev. John G. Williams , Chaplain of Holy Trinity, Marylebone Road, Headquarters of S.P.C.K.

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. John G. Williams

Regional Variations (2)

Awr y Plant

BBC Home Service Welsh

For Children of Most Ages
Stories from the Ballet
The story of ' LA BOUTIQUE FANTASQUE ' told by Philip Cunningham to the music of Rossini arranged by Respighi on gramophone records
Script by Ursula Roseveare Produced by Peggy Bacon
5.30 Nature Parliament
Your questions answered by the resident members — James Fisher , Peter Scott , and L. Hugh Newman -with Derek McCulloch (Uncle Mac) in the chair

Contributors

Told By:
Philip Cunningham
Script By:
Ursula Roseveare
Produced By:
Peggy Bacon
Unknown:
James Fisher
Unknown:
Peter Scott
Unknown:
L. Hugh Newman
Unknown:
Derek McCulloch (uncle Mac)

Regional Variations (7)

News, sport

BBC Home Service Midland

News, sport. News In Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News. sport

BBC Home Service North

News. sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-up of events

BBC Home Service West

News, sport

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Local news and London Stock Market report
6.30 Today's Sport
6.35 Fred Streeter Advises
A weekly talk to gardeners in the South-East
6.45 Town and Country
A magazine for listeners in London and the counties of the South-East

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Streeter

Regional Variations (3)

The North Irish Horse: the story of Northern Ireland's territorial cavalry regiment

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Gaelic Ceilidh

BBC Home Service Scottish

Julian Bream (guitar)
The Melos Ensemble:
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Ivor McMahon (violin) Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Terence Weil (cello)
Adrian Beers (double-bass)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London
Tickets may be obtained by applying to [address removed] enclosing stamped addressed envelope.
The Robert Masters Piano Quartet

Contributors

Guitar:
Julian Bream
Clarinet:
Gervase de Peyer
Violin:
Emanuel Hurwitz
Violin:
Ivor McMahon
Viola:
Cecil Aronowitz
Cello:
Terence Weil
Double-Bass:
Adrian Beers

Helma Eisner , Renate Noll
Franzpeter Goebels (harpsichords)
The Pro Musica
String Orchestra of Stuttgart
Conductor. Rolf Reinhardt
Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 3
No. 2 (Geminiani)
Concerto in C, for three harpsichords and string orchestra (Bach) on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Helma Eisner
Unknown:
Renate Noll
Harpsichords:
Franzpeter Goebels
Conductor:
Rolf Reinhardt

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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