6.27 Farming Today
Presented by ROBIN HICKS
6.45 Prayer for the Day
6.50-7.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
The world this morning introduced by Robert Robinson and Douglas Cameron
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 )
8.40 Today's Papers
Baroness Stocks plays some of her favourite records and explains why they give her particular pleasure.
NEM p 96; For the might of thine arm (BBC HB 242); Psalm 29; Mark 10, vv 35-45 (AV); 0 God, thy soldiers' faithful Lord (BBC HB 232)
BBC MIDLAND LIGHT ORCHESTRA conducted by MICHAEL MOORES and NICHOLAS DANBY at the organ of St Clement Danes, London
Introduced by MARTIN MUNCASTER
The famous wartime escape story by ERIC WILLIAMS Reader JOHN BENNETT
7: The Chase in the Docks
Presenter Nancy Wise Your Home and Family
People first: JANE TAYLOR looks into the rise of the pedestrian precinct.
Other topical items too. and a selection from your letters in What's On Your Mind?
starring Richard Murdoch and Deryck Guyler in How Now, Brown Cow
LENNOX-BROWN: (reads) Princess Caroline of Hamburg arriving Southampton Wednesday 1400. Have Ministry officials meet her with suitable transport....'
LAMB: I say, a real Princess! And the Arts Council want us to meet her!
LENNOX-BROWN: There could be an OBE in this. with NORMA RONALD , RONALD BADDILEY JOHN GRAHAM
Written by EDWARD TAYLOR and JOHN GRAHAM
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
(Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm)
12.55 Weather, information and news for your area
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Story: Toby, the story of an old donkey by BAY WHITE
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND ORCHESTRA leader MAURICE CAVANAGH conductor KENNETH ALWYN including music by Britten, Steve Race and J. Strauss EILEEN CROXFORD (cello) and DAVID PARKHOUSE (piano)
Chopin and Rachmaninov
by W. M. THACKERAY The adaptation by JOHN KEIR CROSS rearranged in five parts by BRIDGET MARROW with Judy Parfitt and Michael McClain 3: Beatrix 1701-1710
Producer ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Duchess of Ormonde:
Duke of Hamilton:
KENNETH FORD invites
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL to answer questions which listeners have sent in by post Producer KENNETH FORD
Questions, on postcards, to Gardeners' Question Time, BBC, Woodhouse Lane , Leeds LS2 9PX
Knight Crusader by RONALD WELCH
Read by JOHN JUSTIN
2: The Fight by the Pool of Siloam
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50-6.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
A panel game for four hands Leader of the pack and chairman is David Nixon who deals to June
Whitfield Patrick Moore. William Rushton Devised and shuffled by IAN MESSITER. Produced and cut by RICHARD WILLCOX
(Repeated: Wed. 1.30 pm)
Ken Pound ,:
Jacky Gillott presenting world news and views
A Night Out in the 70s with PETER REEVES , PAT WHITMORE and CHARLES YOUNG
MUSIC HA1.L SINGERS directed by CHARLES YOUNG LONDON STUDIO PLAYERS leader REGINALD LEOPOLD conducted by ALFRED RALSTON Chairman Roy Hudd
Written and produced by CHARLES CHILTON
(Roy Hudd is at Wellington Pier Theatre. Great Yarmouth)
I'm glad things have chanoed. I wouldn't u'ant to go back to what they call the ' nood old days ' - not me (Brighton beach cleaner)
It's all different now, the entertainments, the things people do. what they wear. I miss the old days, I do. But they're gone now, all gone (Blackpool sailor)
In the summer the British flock to the beaches for their annual seaside holiday. What do they expect to find? Is it all changing?
Paul Vaughan meets the holidaymakers - those who spend just two weeks a year by the sea, and those whose livelihood is centred upon one of the country's great institutions. the beaches of Britain.
Producer MICHAEL R. BRIGHT
An occasional series on famous French criminal trials by Rayner Heppenstall.
The case of Henri-Desire Landru
Fifty years ago one of history's most notorious murderers was executed - Landru, the Blue-beard of Paris. This is a reconstruction of one of the most celebrated cases in the annals of French crime.
Douglas Stuart reporting, with voices and opinions from around the world
The Eustace Diamonds by ANTHONY TROLLOPE
Read by GERALDINE MCEWAN (t)
All the day's news preceded by Weather
11.31 Market Trends