Franklin Engelmann introduces your request records
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
at the BBC theatre organ
Phil Tate and his Orchestra
' Roots in the Past' by Peter Stanyon-Smith
Read by Margot van der Burgh
(Leader, William Mclnulty ) Conductor, David Curry
and his Music with the Three Deuces and Kerry Sims
(Leader, Philip Whiteway )
Conducted by Arwel Hughes
Gordon Watson (piano)
Today's story: Peterjon mends his tricycle' by Elizabeth Cosser , told by Dorothy Smith.
Guest of the Week:
Mrs. Peter Thorneycroft
Spring Fashion Supplement
Compered by Iris Ashley
(Continued in next column)
Alison Settle , Anne Scott-James , and Ailsa Garland discuss the new lines
Alice Hooper Beck turns the spotlight on hats
March Winds and Make-up: some hints from Thelma Holland
Bringing Last Year's Clothes Up to Date: Margaret Pearce describes how she will do this
Serial: Jane Eyre ' by Charlotte Bronte
Abridged by Margaret Lane
Read by Patience Collier
The thirteenth of fifteen instalments
Programme introduced by Jean Metcalfe
BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon )
Conductor, Frank Cantell
Marcel Gardner and his Serenade Orchestra
(Leader, J. Mouland Begbie )
Conducted by Gerald Gentry
Hugh Ross Williamson follows up an item of news that caught his eye in this morning's paper.
(Leader, David Paget )
Conductor, Harry Rabinowitz
Young people talking — and writing-about the things they like in the world of films, books, plays, and tunes
This week Norma Ellis (chairman), Diana Carter , Elisabeth Leedham. and David Weston , with Francis Cam maerts. as guest, talk about: ' St. Joan Shaw's masterpiece in the new production starring Siobhan McKenna at the St. Martin's Theatre. London
Michael Flanders gets a larger share of time this week to introduce the results of a special competition in which listeners were given a free hand to write in prose or verse about 'Saturday'
Written by Edward J. Mason and Geoffrey Webb.
A story of country folk.
Tunes you have asked us to play, including some records chosen by Service men and women overseas
by W. Somerset Maugham
presents some of his favourite gramophone records
' The Thirty-Nine Steps' by John Buchan .
(to be read in twelve instalments)
Read by Arthur Bush
Abridged by Hilton Brown
10— 'The Thirty-Nine Steps'
Conducted by Jos Cleber
(Recording made available by courtesy of AVRO. Hilversum)