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The world this morning introduced by John Timpson and Douglas Cameron «.5O mediumwaveonly
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 7.351 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
by VICTOR CANNING
Read by BRIAN HEWLETT
S: A Door is Closed - and Opened
Johnny is starting school this week: what can I do to prepare himf What are the signs of a good school?
My child cries every time I leave him at school: what should I dof
Mary is being bullied at her new comprehensive school: should I complain*
Laurie Green , headmaster of a primary school, and Margaret Bradley , headmistress of a girls' secondary school, discuss your questions on startIng and changing schools. with Judith Chalmers In the chair Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
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BBC correspondents throughout the world report on the societies they live In - the politice and the people.
NEM p 83; God's law Is perfect (BBC m 456); Psalm 33, vv 1-12; St Mark 5, vv 1-17 (AV); Lord, thy word abldeth (BBC BB 190)
The Ghost Ship by RICHARD MIDDLETON Reader David Davis
One afternoon I met the land-lord on the green. ' I wish vou'd come and have a look at that ship in my field; it seems to me it's leaning real hard on the turnips ...'
Richard Sorge by MIKE STOTT
Secret Message to Moscow, October 1941: If negotiations with America fail before end of October Japanese Navy will act against USA at once. If Germany wins, Japan can just take what she wants in the Far East, and so it is unnecessary for Japan to fight Russia.
(Tokyo - R. sorge)
Rene Cutforth as narrator and Denys Hawthorne as Richard Sorge Producer
Steve Race chooses some interesting items from the Archive shelves.
Presenter Nancy Wise Home and Family
Holiday for Pensioners: PAT ROWE looks at what is available. With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind? Write to You and Yours. BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
by P.G. Wodehouse
starring Michael Hordern as Jeeves and Richard Briers as Bertie Wooster
with Rex Garner as Gussie Fink-Nottle, Bridget Armstrong as Madeline Bassett
Adapted by Chris Miller from the book "Right Ho, Jeeves"
(Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm)
(Richard Briers is in "Absurd Person Singular" at the Criterion Theatre, London)
12.55 Weather, programme news
and voices and topics In and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Introduced bv Sue MacGregor Shopping Test: NORMAN TOZER quizzes ZENA SKINNER and PETER WHELPTON about their consumer knowledge.
Hobby Horses and Football Crowds: SUE JENNINGS, an anthropologist, describes music and movement in Malaya.
As I See It: PAUL ROCHE on the role of the poet.
Oasis in an Urban Desert: an organisation which helps homeless young people in London. ANNA BARRY reads The Nightingale by RICHARD CHURCH (6)
Story: Jessie and Lady Pig by DOROTHY EDWARDS
by ANTHONY TROLLOPE adapted for radio in 20 parts from six of his novels Book 6:
The Last Chronicle of Barset 16: Mr Crawley Stands Firm dramatised by PETER RUSSELL
Executive producer NORMAN WRIGHT
Major Henry Grantly:
Members of Norton Women's Institute put their questions to FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL
Questionmaster MICHAEL BARRAIT Producer KENNETH FORD
The Fortnight in September by R c. SHERRIFF
Read by JOHN ROWE
7: Surprise Encounter
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
1.55 Weather, programme news
Conceived, written and misread by Tim Brooke-Taylor
Barry Cryer. John Junkin With THE DENIS KING TRIO Producer DAVID HATCH
(Repeated: Wed, 1.30 pm)
Gerald Prlestland presenting world news and views
Ring George Scott to put your question on transport and trafc in person to
Rt Hon John Peyton , mp, Minister for Transport Industries Producer WALTER WALLICH
To promote a maximum flow of questions [number removed](16 lines) will take them from 6.0 pm onward until the end of the programme
Slings and Arrows
The recorded voices of men and women recalling experiences at home and abroad during a year that marked the nadir of Britain's fortunes in the Second World War. including
BT HON ERXEST BEVIN
RT HON WINSTON CHURCHILL NOËL COWARD
GENERAL SIR MICHAEL CARVER VERA LYNN , CARMEN MIRANDA EARL MOUNTBAïTEN OF BURMA and a score of anonymous heroes and heroines, with music and popular songs of the period.
Narrator Michael Flanders
Research assistant COI.IN REID Written and produced by JOHN BRIDGES
(Repeated: next Mon, 11.5 am)
Douglas Stuart reporting with John Tusa in Blackpool at the TUC Conference
The Twelfth Mile
Read by STEPHEN THORNE (7)
A nightly review of the arts and science. Introduced tonight by Paul Vaughan
2: COLIN and RAE from Leicester tell NANCY wise why they have chosen to swop roles in their marriage.
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