‘Finest Hour’ Winston Churchill’s Greatest Speeches, Plus Nostalgic Wartime News Bulletins (2CD)

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Winston Churchill, BBC Bulletins

150 minutes of stirring memories including nostalgic Wartime News Bulletins

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Tracklisting:

CD1 [72:40]

  • [1] Britain Must Arm (USA speech) (Oct.16th,1938) [4.23]
  • [2] Churchill as P.M. (Blood. Toil, Tears..) (May 13th,1940) [5.20]
  • [3] Be Ye Men of Valour (May 19th,1940) [10.40]
  • [4] Colossal Military Disaster (Fight on the Beaches) (June 4th, 1940) [12.20]
  • [5] Their Finest Hour (June 18th,1940) [3.17]
  • [6] The First Year (Never Have so Many) (Aug.20th,1940) [8.04]
  • [7] The Crux / Every Man to his Duty (Sept.11,1940 [5.57]
  • [8] Give us the Tools (Feb.9th,1941) [3.22]
  • [9] Westward Look, the Land is Bright (Apr.27th,1941) [1.16]
  • [10] Do Your Worst (from London, Blitz (July 14th,1941) [3.50]
  • [11] Some Chicken – Some Neck ! (Canada Parliament) (Dec.30th,1941) [2.05]
  • [12] The End of the Beginning (Nov.10th,1942) [3.52]
  • [13] Unconditional Surrender (War Ends in Europe) (May 8th, 1945) [6.42]
  • [14] The Sinews of Peace (Iron Curtain) (May 5th, 1946) [2.05] (Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri)

CD2 [78:00]

  • [1] NEWS BULLETINS: Hitler Marches into Austria – Chamberlain Returns from Munich – Invasion of Poland – UK Mobilisation – Evacuation of Children – War Declared [2:53]
  • [2] WARTIME NEWS & NOSTALGIA: Fall of France – Air Raid Warning – The Blitz – Navy News – Vera Lynn – UK Bomber Report – The V-Sign – News from North Africa – Lili Marlene – El Alamein – Japan Attacks – Italy Surrenders – Italy declares War on Germany – Moonlight Serenade (exc) – D Day Reports – Field Marshal Eisenhower – East and West Meet – Vera Lynn – Hitler is Dead – Fall of Berlin – German Surrender – Atom Bomb Hiroshima [18:04]

Taunting the Government before Appointment as P.M:

  • [3] St.George & The Dragon (April 29th 1933) [2:00]
  • [4] A Sense of Collective Security (April 30th 1938) [1:44]

Further Major Wartime Speeches:

  • [5] The First Month of War (Oct.1st, 1939) [1:22]
  • [6] In the End, All Will be Well (Fall of France) (June 17th,1940) [1:23]
  • [7] War of the Unknown Warriors (July 14th,1940) [5:04]
  • [8] Lift up your Hearts (June 12th, 1941) [4:42]
  • [9] Hitler is a Monster of Wickedness (June 22nd,1941) [2:46]
  • [10] For More than a Year… (July 29th, 1941) [5:00]
  • [11] We are still Masters of our Fate (Sept.9th ,1941) [6:57]
  • [12] Never Give in (Oct.29th,1941) [4:10]
  • [13] How are we Going to Win this War? (Nov.7th,1941) [2:14]
  • [14] Speech Broadcast U.S Congress (May 19th, 1943) [1:38]
  • [15] Thanksgiving Day (Nov.23rd, 1944) [1:17]
  • [16] This is Your Victory (V.E day Crowds)(May 8th,1945) [1:48]
  • [17] We Need a United States of Europe (Zürich,Sept 1946) [5:09]

Looking back: History recollected by WSC

  • [18] The Lurking Dangers: the Loaded Pause (1937) [3:55]
  • [19] The King’s Invitation (8th May, 1940) [4:15]