The world this morning: Britain at breakfast-time and the news from anywhere on earth introduced by Jack de Manio and John Timpson
Deputy editor ALASTAIR OSBORNE Editor MARSHALL STEWART
7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50-8.0 Regional news. weather and programme news
by EMMA SMITH abridged by MOLLIE REYNOLDS Read by C#cile Chevreau
At the end of three weeks we thought we knew it all. They gave us six days' holiday, and on the seventh we arrived back at the depot: Nanette who was rich. Emma who was bossy, and Charity who was nothing in particular but probably the most agreeable of the three. Our kitbags were stuffed with clean shirts, our hearts were fixed on the peculiar glory of becoming accomplished canal boaters.
Produced by JOHN CARDY
(First of five instalments)
French for Beginners
Lesson 4: Depart pour l'école Written by RAYMOND ESCOFFEY (Radiovision)
10.47 Nous voici!
4: II n'y a pas de fumée sans feu. (Third-year French)
11.1 Singing Together
Introduced by JOHN HUWDAVIES
11.20 Springboard: Noise
Script by GLADYS WHITRED
11.40 Drama Workshop 4: Pattern. Written by CHARLES SAVAGE and ALAN PENN Presented by PETER PACEY
Joan Yorke presents the Radio 4 series that tackles topics of direct concern to you. Today's main feature:
Your Money - earning, saving, and spending it
How to cost your car: the money it really takes to keep it on the road. COLIN REID investigates.
Other topical items too, and a selection from your letters in What's On Your Mind?
South West VHF: see Variations, col 2
The Earth is Green
1: The Amazon Forests
Script by DOUGLAS BOTTING (Exploration Earth)
2.20 The Music Box by GORDON REYNOLDS
A scene from the play A Raisin in the Sun by LORRAINE HANSBERRY. (Speak series)
2.40 Movement, Mime, and Music 2 by GLYN HARRIS
The news magazine that sums up your day - and starts off your evening.
Including the latest news, the evening press, what's on tonight, the City, and the people and talking points of the day. Presented by Nicholas Woolley and Steve Race
Deputy editor DEREK LEWIS Editor ANDREW BOYLE
5.50-6.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
Scenes from Country Life by ANTON CHEKHOV adapted by CHRISTOPHER HAMPTON from a translation by NINA FROUD with Susannah York Alec McCowen and Paul Daneman
Guitar GILBERT BIBERIAN
Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX (Alec McCowen is in 'The Philanthropist ' at the May Fair Theatre: George Benson in ' Saint Joan ' at the Mermaid Theatre. London)
(' Uncle Vanya ' as BBCl'. Play of the Month: 1 Nov) followed by an interlude
Marina, an old:
Vanya, Mrs Voynitsky's son:
Alexander Serebryakov, a re:
WafflesTelyegin, also known:
Sonya, the professor's daughter by his first wife.:
Yelena, the professor's secondWife:
Mrs Voynitsky, mother of theprofessor's first wife:
People are no longer content to be governed: they want to participate more closely in the decisions which affect them How can their demands for greater participation be satisfied?
The first part of an enquiry by TREVOR SMITH , Lecturer in Political Science and Government, Queen Mary College, London,
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