The world this morning: Britain at breakfast-time and the news from anywhere on earth introduced by Jack de Manio and John Timpson
7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50-8.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
Movement and Music 1 by PENNY WHITTAM
(Repeated: Thursday. 9.55 am).
11.20 Military Bandsman Presented by GARY TAYLOR (Music Club)
11.40 Born to Trouble
Excerpts from the recorded testimony of a criminal psychopath. This edition is introduced by RALPH ROLLS .
(Sixth Form series: Religion in its Contemporary Context) (Born to Trouble is available on a 12in LP from BBC Records REA 19M price £2.19)
Derek Cooper presents the Radio 4 series that tackles topics of direct concern to you. Your Home and Family
All Thumbs: can you mend a fuse ... wire a plug ... change a tap washer? NANCY wise talks to an expert on behalf of those who'd like guidance and advice on how to do all these - and more.
Other topical items too, and a selection from your letters in 1 What's On Your Mind?
VHF South West: see cot 5
with Andrew Cruickshank as Dr Cameron
The Barrier: written and adapted by PAT DUNLOP
Broadcast by arrangement with GRAHAM STEWART
Produced by PETER TITHERADGE (Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm)
12.55 Weather, information and news for your area
Mrs Rae; Sister:
Louis Pasteur (1822-95) inoculates against rabies Written by EMILE HARVEN
Translated and produced by DUNCAN TAYLOR. (World History)
2.20 The Beggar's Opera with CORDON REYNOLDS and boys of St Michael's College, Tenbury Produced by JENYTH WORSLEY (Music Session)
William Barclay , CBE, Professor of Divinity and Biblical Criticism at the University of Glasgow and author of books on religious topics including a translation of the New Testament, talks to MARY MARQUIS. (Repeated: Friday, 9.25 am)
A novel-sequence (1914-1968) arranged for radio in 29 parts 8: Alone (August 1936)
Executive producer NORMAN WRIGHT
Sir Philip March:
Ring Robin Day to put your question in person to Dr Ralf Dahrendorf
Member of the European Economic Commission in charge of External Relations and Foreign Trade, and one of the Common Market's nine top Eurocrats, who is flying over from Brussels specially to answer your questions.
To promote a maximum flow of questions, [number removed](12 lines) will take them from 6.30 pm onward, as well as while the programme is on the air.
Produced by WALTER WALLICH
A radio portrait by CHRISTOPHER MAYHEW. MP
Based on the recollections of men and women who knew him - as van driver, trade union leader, Minister of Labour and Foreign Secretary-the programme marks the 20th anniversary year of Bevin's death.
(A revised and edited version of the classic radio biography, produced by BILL coysh and KENNETH HUDSON , first broadcast in April 1957) followed by a studio discussion between IAN MIKARDO, MP
Chairman of the Labour Party LORD GLADWYN and CHRISTOPHER MAYHEW , MP Executive producer BERNARD TATE
(Radio Times People: page 5)
by Robert Flaherty
Before winning international acclaim as a film-maker (Nanook of the North, Moana, Man of Aran, Louisiana Story), ROBERT FLAHERTY made several expeditions as an explorer among the Eskimos in the Far
Here were a people with less resources than any people on earth and yet they were the happiest people I have ever seen.
This is a shortened version of a true story he broadcast in 1950, the year before he died
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