Introduced by Gilbert Harding
A story, a hymn, and a prayer
at the organ of the Tower Ballroom, Blackpool
Troise and his Banjoliers
' Rolling Stone ' by Joseph O'Byrne
Read by Gordon Crier
(Leader, Jack Nugent )
Conductor, Jack Leon
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conductor, John Hopkins
and his Latin-American Music
Today's story: ' The Robin's Breakfast ' by Joan Barter , told by Daphne Oxenford.
Conversation in Paris: the first of a new series featuring Janet Teissier du Cros.
(Continued in next column)
Filling in the Sandwich: a series in which six storytellers, given the first and last sentences of a story, invent their version of what happens in between
Born Under Scorpio: a group of people with birthdays at this time of year discuss whether they have anything in common. (BBC recording)
Looking at the News: a review of some happenings of the week
' The Proving Flight' by David Beaty
Abridged by Naomi Lewis
Read by Richard Hurndall
Fourth of ten instalments
Programme introduced by Jean Metcalfe
followed by REGINALD KING and his Orchestra Gwen Davies (soprano)
Ken Beaumont and his Sextet
A message of comfort and cheef for all ' in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity'
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by a father
Listeners' letters are very welcome. Send them to Stuart Hibberd, c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W. 1. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally, but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
Music from theatre and films
BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon ) Conductor, Frank Cantell
Colin Wills and Wynford Vaughan Thomas talk about the things they saw and the people they met from Jerusalem to Aqaba
Produced by Tom Waldron
Jean Metcalfe introduces a programme of melody and song on records
A special Club Week edition of Parade from Scotland
In Scotland, as elsewhere, there is a severe shortage of leaders and voluntary helpers for youth groups. Aided mainly by the King George VI Foundation young people are themselves being trained to fill the gaps. With the help of recordings Parade shows what is being done among some of the voluntary organisations north of the Border.
A story of country folk.
A series of five-round contests
London v. Midland Region
Cedric Cliffe, Hubert Phillips
Lionel Hale Midlands
Professor Thomas Bodkin
H. E. Howard
Quiz-Master, Gilbert Harding
by Winston Graham
Dramatised as a serial in six episodes by Denzil Roberts
5 — ' Buckingham is Explained
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by Norman Wright
A radio correspondence column of letters from listeners about last Friday's 'Any Questions?'
Introduced by Freddy Grisewood
Produced by Michael Bowen
with Kitty Bluett
Kenneth Connor , Norman Shelley
David Jacobs , Laidman Browne
BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor. Paul Fenoulhet with music scores by Bob Sharpies
Script by Charles Hart and Bernard Botting
Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
and sings and reminds you of songs you will want to remember with Woolf Phillips and his Orchestra
Produced by David Miller
' The Building of Jalna' by Mazo de la Roche
Abridged by Jocelyn Bradford
Read by T. St. John Barry
9— One Quiet Sunday '
followed by Shipping Forecast on 1.500 in only