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7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50-8.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
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(including, in the Midlands and E Anglia, Regional Extra; and Today in the South and West introduced by DEREK JONES ) VIIF East Anglia: see col 5
8.40 Today's Papers
Cicely Courtneidge who has just celebrated her 70th year on the stage tells her own fascinating story.
Producer TRAFFORD WHITELOCK (Cicely Courtneidge is in ' Move Over Mrs Markham ' at the Vaudeville Theatre, London)
Marie Borelli in conversation With SHELDON WILLIAMS
MARIO BORELLI , although no longer a priest, continues to expand his work among the lost children of Naples. He and his fellow workers are trying to equip the young people of the Italian South to take their proper place in society. SHELDON WILLIAMS visited Borelli's new ' Casa ' last year
Tomorrow Colin Davis conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra on the Last Night of the 1971 Prom season. Beginning at 7.30. the whole concert will be broadcast on Radio 2, and Part 2 will be shown live on BBC1 from 9.0 pm.
Full details in RADIO TIMES.
by TOM WRIGHT : based on the short story by R. L. STEVENSON ' Murder is no special category. All sins are murder as all life is war. I have no interest in evil acts - only in evil men.'
Producer GORDON EMSLIE (from Glasgow)
Jeanine McMullen presents the Radio 4 series that tackles topics of direct concern to you. Today's main feature: Your Own Time
Pod or Packet?: DEREK COOPER meets the men who grow peas for freezing and enquires into the relative merits of fresh or frozen.
And other topical items too. VHF South West: see col 5
starring Kenneth More with Ewan Roberts and Jean Harvey written by JACK ROFFEY 7: The Weakling
A young man threatens his fiancée and her family with a gun when she breaks off the engagement. Is he a run-of-the-mill vicious fooi or just a young fool in a situation he cannot cope with? Producer
ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON
12.55 Weather, information and news for your area
Simon Crawford, QC:
by Leslie Darbon
Selected for Friday
Reports of large-scale banknote robberies are not, regrettably, unusual. But when Inspector Aymes is called to investigate such a crime in Townsend-on-Thames the affair turns out to be far from usual.
Producer Keith Williams
A chance to hear again some of the best one-hour plays broadcast in recent years.
A spontaneous discussion by LORD KEARTON, HUGH SCANLON GINETTE SPANIER
Chairman DAVID JACOBS
Producer MICHAEL BOWEN from The Association of European Journalists' Annual Conference, Bristol
(Repeated: Sat. 1.15 pm)
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? should be addressed to Any Answers? BBC, Bristol, BS82LR
The Economy - how bleak a winter?
Although Europe and Ulster have dominated the headlines, it is the economy which casts the longest shadow as autumn approaches. What has been the effect of the Chancellor's miniBudget? What are the prospects for more jobs? Do the underlying trends give grounds for optimism or cause for concern? The issues had an airing at last week's rue Conference. In tonight's programme they are discussed by industrialists and politicians.
Presented by Ian McIntyre Producer GEORGE FISCHER
BBC Economics Correspondent DOMINICK HARROD takes a look at the present international currency tangle.
Tonight he finds out from SIDNEY GOLT , former Board of Trade adviser on commercial policy, what dangers we face if we don'find an agreed solution soon.
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