The world this morning: Britain at breakfast-time and the news from anywhere on earth introduced by John Timpson and Robert Robinson
7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50-8.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
8.0 News and more of Today
'including, in the Midlands and E Anglia, Regional Extra; and Today in the South and West introduced by DEREK JONES ) VHF East Anglia: see below
8.40 Today's Papers
Not Only for People
Castle Eden Dene Reserve, scene of this month's Radio Nature Trail, lies on the edge of the New Town of Peterlee in County Durham. It's a play-ground for Peterlee, but also a sanctuary for wildlife.
Introduced by DEREK JONES
Producer dilys BREESE (from Bristol: Sunday's broadcast)
Nancy Wise presents the Radio 4 series that tackles topics of direct concern to you. Today's main feature: Your Rights and Responsibilities
Compulsory Purchase: NORMAN MELBURN , a chartered surveyor, explains what you can cfaim for and has some advice for victims of planning blight.
Other topical items, too, and a selection from your letters in What's On Your Mind?
(Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA: or phone [number removed], extension 3030, and record your letter)
VHF Smith West: see col 2
starring ' The Things ' with A weekly, fearless, down-to-earth report on Britain today through the eyes of yer typical average listening family. 2: Patriotism an' that Written by TONY BILBOW and MIKE FENTIMAN Producer MARTIN FISHER
12.55 Weather, information and news for your area
All Together Now! by M. P. NEWMAN
When you're 72, brought away from your home without your consent, moved from everything you've been used to, treated like a half-witted kid - then you'll know ...'
Other parts ROBERT BASHFORD and DAVID SHARP
Producer BRIAN MILLER } (from Bristol)
with Mrs May Johnson:
Mrs Annie Piatt:
A series of three programmes dealing with the use and possible abuse of chemicals in the home.
2: Cleansers and Beoutifiers
Our homes are fun of chemicals ranging from bleaches to aerosol hair sprays. What do we know about their effects on us? GEORGE LUCE investigates. Producer MICHAEL R. BRIGHT †
Hijack at Penrose Gardens A new comedy for radio by RODNEY TIBBS
When Albert buys an old aircraft fuselage in which he can act out his lifelong dream of being an airline pilot, he means it to be just a harmless hobby: but his attempts at realism are more successful than he intended.
Producer MARGARET ETALL
(Repeated: Thursday, 3.0 pm)
Alexis Carstairs (Aviation Official):
Adrian Titmarsh (County Planning Officer):
The Sardinian Ambassador:
Air Traffic Controller:
with Michael Flanders who introduces news of books and writers including:
GRAHAM GREENE talking about his autobiography A Sort of Life
PETER USTINOV reading a scene from his novel Krumnagel
Producer JOCELYN FERGUSON
by Patrick Nuttgens
In his early teens Patrick Nuttgens, now Principal of the Leeds Polytechnic, entered an orthopaedic hospital as a victim of polio. He has recently revisited that hospital after a lapse of some 25 years.
BBC Economics Correspondent DOMINICK HARROD takes a look at the present international currency tangle.
Tonight with WILLIAM M. CLARKE , Director of the Committee on Invisible Exports, he examines some of the alternatives to the present system,
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