6.32 Farming Today
Outlook: reflecting matters of Christian interest and concern
6.55 Weather, programme news
7.10 On Your Farm
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN
7.40 Today's Papers
Michael Aspel introduces Radio 4's 60-minute worldwide look at the weekend.
Travel news and What's on 7.55 Weather, programme news
8.0 News and more of Today including Sportsdesk; at 8.30' Sports Spot; at 8.40* Today's Papers
9.5 From Our Own Correspondent i Next edition: Tues. 10.5 am)
9.30 The Week in Westminster Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with ALAN WATKINS
10.2 The Weekly World
GERARD EVANS reviews what the weeklies have to say with illustrations read by ROY WILLIAMSON
Narrator BRYAN MARTIN Producers BERNARD TATE PADDY O'KEEFFE , TOM READ
New Every Morning (new edition), p 110; Beloved, let us love (BBC HB 373); Psalm 138; Isaiah 1, vv 1-6, 16-20 (rsv); Fill thou my life (BBC HB 271)
Introduced by JOHN ELLISON ‡
Introduced by ALAN PARRY
News and prospects of the day's sport, featuring: Football in England and Scotland; Racing at Newbury; Rugby League - Great Britain v Australia: Rugby Union.
(Sport on 2: from 2.2 pm)
Presenter Roger Cook You and Your Time
Socks and ties again? A light-hearted look at presents for men.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?
6: West of England
(Details as Friday, 6.15 pm)
Weather, programme news
A spontaneous discussion by Antony Hopkins , Peter Kirk , MP
Lord Chalfont Arianna Stassinopoulos Chairman David Jacobs from Aldershot. Hampshire
Lord Chalfont Arianna
Introduced by Judith Chalmers Entertainment Round-up: by GORDON GOW.
What the European papers say. The week in Woman's Hour.
What's New for the Home: ALlCE HOPE reports.
Alarm Call - 1: Fire! Police! Ambulance!
Upon the Waters by JOANNA GREENBERG abridged by DOREEN ESTALL Read by BLAIN FAIRMAN
The plays of PHILIP LEVENE: a new production in a series of the most successful plays of this popular storyteller. Murder is My Subject
An unpopular lecturer is murdered - at a Police College. All the witnesses are professionals - all the suspects too!
Producer BETTY DAVIES
Ch Con White:
Introduced by John Dunn
Rex Radio by ALEXANDER GUYAN With NIGEL LAMBERT , GARARD GREEN and JO MANNING WILSON Producer MICHAEL ROLFE
4.5 Dial a Scientist
Send in those science questions that do not seem to have straightforward answers. Paddy Feeny will phone up the lucky ones and put them on the line to the panel: astronomer Patrick Moore , electrical engineer Eric I.aithwaite , zoologist Cherrie Bramwell.
Questions on a postcard, with name, age and home phone number, to: Dial a Scientist, 4th Dimension, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW Producer MICHAEL BRIGHT
Dial a Scientist again: 29 Dec
4.30 Duke Diamond by ROBIN SMYTH
4: The Friendly Enemies
Earth is to be colonised by people from a dying world.
Play produced and programme edited by GRAHAM GAULD
4D annual, 80p. see page 90
Witch of Mars:
Master of Doxina:
J D C:
A second chance to hear the best from the week's editions. Introduced by Nigel Rees Producer TONY GOULD
Weather, programme news
by ALISTAIR COOKE
Marghanita Laski. writer and broadcaster, with ROY PLOMLEY Producer RONALD COOK
(Repeated: Monday, 12.27 pm)
Records introduced by Richard Baker
(Shortened edn: Thurs, 9.5 am)
This Dear Old House by ALEKSEI ARBUZOV translated by OLGA FRANKLIN adapted by SUSANNA CAPON with Ann Beach as Julia Kate Binchy as Nina Denys Hawthorne as Konstantin The Gusyatnikovs are an intensely musical family. When Konstantin decides to marry a dentist, the path of true love is far from smooth.
Special music composed by PETER GREENWELL who also plays the piano Producer SUSANNA CAPON
(Repeated: Monday. 3.5 pm)
Olga, trapped by her image: p 4
Lord Blake Michael Foot. MP
Professor Brian Chapman in conversation with Brian Redhead
Producer MICHAEL GREEN (from Manchester)
Lord Blake Michael
The Litany sung to the music of Thomas Tallis