6.27 Farming Today: ROY GREGOR from the Royal Show
6.45 Prayer for the Day H. COLIN DAVIS
The world this morning introduced by Robert Robinson and John Timpson
Travel news, What's on, and Keep Fit with EILEEN FOWLER
6.55 Weather, programme news
7.0 News and more of Today including at 7.25 Sportsdesk; at 7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50 Travel news
7.55 Weather, programme news
8.0 News and more of Today including at 8.25 Sportsdesk; at 8.35* Today's Papers
Along the Track
Railway lines have always attracted birds and plants, as well as train-spotters. When the last locomotive has clanged through, and lines and sleepers are removed, they become 'greenways,' wildlife reserves in their own right.
Today's Radio Nature Trail follows a disused railway line in Oxfordshire.
Introduced by DEREK JONES
Producer DILYS BREESE (from Bristol: Sunday's broadcast)
The sounds and scenes of a year in the past challenge the memories of residents James Burke and Richard Murdoch and of guests Sheila Hancock and Humphrey Lyttelton.
Robin Ray puts the questions aided by recordings from the BBC Sound Archives. Producer HELEN FRY
BBC Home correspondents and reporters look beyond the headline stories and analyse significant developments throughout the country.
NEM p 1: Lord of all being (BBC HB ID: Psalm 99: Acts 9, v 43 to 10. v 16 (NEB); Holy, holy, holy (BBC HB 169)
Romance with a Double-Bass by ANTON CHEKHOV
Read by Tony Bilbow
When a double-bass player and a princess both lose their clothes by a river bank, something must be found to cover the lady ...
Producer BARBARA CROWTHER
H. G. Wells : DEREK PARKER presents a portrait of the imaginative writer who - looking at tomorrow's world yesterday - influenced, educated and entertained. He discusses Wells's work with DR NORMAN MACKENZIE. Producer SHEILA ANDERSON
(This series was first broadcast in the BBC World Service. Plumbing Wells: page 5
A play for radio by Eric Chappell
A husband and wife are on a Mediterranean holiday, but their relationship is not as smooth as the sea outside.
(Timothy West is in 'The House-Boy ' at the Open Space Theatre, London)
Presenter loan Yorke Home-Finding Week
Sharing a Home: apart from relations, how do you get in touch with others to share? How can joint purchase be arranged? What about eviction? NANCY WISE finds out.
Weather, programme news
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Guest of the Week: Mary Stewart.
Reading Your Letters.
Cowboys of the North: a memory of Lapland.
Of Current Concern: a discussion of topics in the news. ALAN HADEL reads
Clash of Generations (3)
Story: Holiday for Money by KATHLEEN RAMSAY
Bury Him Among Kings
A family saga of the Great War by ELLESTON TREVOR adapted for radio in three parts by JOHN RICHMOND
1: August-December 1914
The First World War broke on a country in Bank Holiday carnival mood.
Producer HARRY CATLIN
(Leonard Fenton is in ' Magnificence ' at the Royal Court Theatre, London)
Sir William Talbot:
Lady Eleanor Talbot:
Major Charles Sadler:
Another chance to hear this programme of records of the great Irish tenor: introduced by Peter Pratt
The Tightrope Men
Read by DAVID GOODERSON 3: Taken from the Sea
William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
Anona Winn. Joy
Adamson Norman Hackforth , Peter Glaze with a mystery guest
MICHAEL FLANDERS in the chair Producer JOHN CASSELS
(Repeated: Friday, 12.27 pm)
(Repeated: Thursday, 1.30 pm)
Gerald Priestiand My Choice: page 5
BRIAN JOHNSTON recently visited Broadway, Worcestershire Producer PHYLLIS ROBINSON
In Confidence by JAMES FAIRFAX
' The Bar isn'a business. It isn'based on money-grubbing. Ours is an honourable profession. I would no more suspect my clerk of dishonesty than I would suspect the Almighty himself.'
(For cast see Thursday. 3.5 pm)
London v Dublin London :
Anthony Quinton (chairman) with Irene Thomas
Professor John Mays Dublin:
Jack Longland (chairman) with Brian Callinan Irwin Stewart
Producer TREVOR HILL
Douglas Stewart reporting
Read by NOEL JOHNSON (13)
A nightly review of the arts and science
People, ideas, events - opinion and discussion. Introduced tonight by Paul Vaughan
preceded by Weather
11.31 Market Trends