6.27 Farming Today
6.45 Prayer for the Day TONY JASPER
The world this morning introduced by Robert Robinson and Mary Marquis
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 7.35* 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
Read by PETER MAKINKER 9: PDQ
with Richard Baker
NEM p 4; Crown him with many crowns (BBC HB 124); Psalm 19, vv 1-11: Acts 21. vv 26-36 (NEB); The Lord is King! (BBC HB 26)
Lovely for Ducks by EDWARD REES
Read by Frank Lincoln
'He does everything different from what the book says, and yet he's so popular - that's what I can'understand.'
The story of Irving Berlin, who celebrated his 85th birthday in May: told by George Mclly with the voices of BING CROSBY , ETHEL MERMAN
FRED ASTAIRE , WALTER SCHARF
IRVING CAESAR , GINETTE SPANIER and some of the great recordings of Irving Berlin's songs. At the piano GORDON LANGFORD written by MICHAEL FREEDLAND Producer CHRISTOPHER SERLE
Laurie Lee encounters a Spanish bull in a small Basque mountain village. (BBC Sound Archive recording)
Presenter George Luce Health and Welfare
'My, you do look ill ': BRYON QUIGLEY investigates hypochondria.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?
A radio happening with Jimmy Edwards , Ted Ray
Arthur Askey , Cyril Fletcher In the chair MCDONALD HOBLEY Special guest
The Duke of Bedford
From an idea by JIMMY EDWARDS Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
Weather, programme news
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk till Two
You Must be Psychic: members of KATHLEEN MCCORMACK'S family stand a good chance of being so. Reading your letters.
Of Primary Concern: the integration of youngsters into their new secondary school. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. WELLS abridged by JACK SINGLETON Read by Peter Barkworth
Story: A Fine Shady Tree by MARGARET GORE
Mrs Farbman by HUGH WALPOLE
The life and times of a broadcaster-about-town Producer MICHELL RAPER
Sloop of War
Read by MICHAEL HARBOUR 4: Scarlet and Gold
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
Gerald Priestland presenting world news and views
A selection of listeners' letters introduced by DAVID JACOBS
Christine Granville by DANIEL FARSON with
Shunning personal publicity, refusing to exploit her achievements or her honours - Croix de Guerre and George Medal - CHRISTINE GRANVILLE is less famous than some of her contemporaries. However, many people believe she was the most remarkable woman secret agent of the last war. Tonight FRANCIS CAMMAERTS and XAN FIELDING, two agents who owe their lives to her, describe how she prepared their escape. with NIGEL GRAHAM , ANTHONY JACKSON and GODFREY KENTON
Producer BRIAN MILLER (from Bristol)
I was much too far out all my life
And not waving but drowning
It is estimated that there are about 200.000 gifted children of school age in this country. Many are undetected, others are resented, bored in class and sometimes delinquent.
What can be done to help these children develop their special talents? How do parents and teachers cope with the problems that often accompany giftedness?
Sue MacGregor reports Producer MICHAEL GREEN (from Manchester)
Douglas Stuart reporting with voices and opinions from around the world
Queen Lucia by E. F. BENSON Read by AUBREY WOODS (4)
A nightly review of the arts and science
People, ideas, events - opinion and discussion. Introduced tonight by Jacky Gillott
4: DAVID HARSENT explores the magical fascination of the romantic novel.
preceded by Weather
11.31 Market Trends