22 Farming Today: DAVID ADDIS
6.40 Prayer for the Day CANON GWILYM MORGAN
Introduced by Robert Robinson and John Timpson
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 Travel news. What's on, and (6.50 only) Keep Fit; Weather and programme news at 6.55 and 7.55. At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today with Sports-desk at 7.25 and 8.25; Todays Papers at 7.35* and 8.35'; and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50
(Shortened version of Saturday's broadcast)
NEM p 89; Come. let us to the Lord our God (BBC HB 487); Psalm 118, vv 1-14; Luke 8, vv 22-25 (NEB); All my hope on God is founded (BBC HB 299)
Tell It On the Mountain by BARBARA BEN SON Read by Ann Aris
Scrag Fell stood out sharply in the brilliant light ... There was no sign of Jason. Producer HERBERT SMITH
New Lifelines in Medicine
We cannot easily imagine having ' the blues ' permanently, and so severely that life seems pointless or worse - daily torture. This is depressive illness at its most severe, and it demands medical treatment. But depression in its milder varieties often goes unsuspected.
Early diagnosis can greatly improve the chances of recovery. Compiled and narrated by Tony Van den Bergh
Producer MICHAEL TOTTON
van Den Bergh
Presenter George Luce Health and Welfare
Borrowed Eyes: DAVID HAWKS-WORTH discovers some problems that beset guide-dog users.
Weather, programme news
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk Mil Two
One Man's Freedom 2: DON WEBSTER finds his freedom of choices in life is being eroded. Onwards to the Cameroons: TIM MATTHEWS talks to a remarkable grandmother who set off alone carrying an instamatic camera and a cheap red handbag.
Parliamentary Notebook: NORMAN SHRAPNEL reports. RICHARD BRIERS reads
The Complete Steel (9)
Story: Gurgle and Plug by MARGARET JOY
Alibi by GEOFFREY M. MATTHEWS A safe is broken into. The police suspect it was the work of two well-known characters, but their alibi was cast-iron. Or was it?
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING
The life and times of a broadcaster-about-town Producers MICHELL RAPER and HUGH PURCELL
The Long Ships
Read by MICHAEL MCCLAIN
William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
S.55 Weather, programme news
Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY HAYWARD
Coxswain (Retired) Richard Evans of the Moelfre Lifeboat
The holder of the two highest awards for gallantry given by the Royal National Lifeboat Institution, RICHARD EVANS was at the wheel of the Moelfre Lifeboat during two epic rescues in tremendous seas. Written and narrated by EILEEN CAPEL
Producer NIGEL WILLIAMS
Under Plainer Cover?
Parliament is currently considering legislation to control the public display of indecent material. The Cinematograph & Indecent Display Bill would affect many forms of amusement and cultural activity. There are those who think its provisions inadequate; others feel it goes further than it should.
Analysis examines the intentions and likely effects of the Bill and considers some of the wider issues it raises.
Presented by Ian McIntyre Producer MICHAEL GREEN
(Postponed from 31 January)
Douglas Stuart reporting
Introduced by Paul Vaughan Producer RICHARD GILBERT
Leopard in the Sun
Read by JOAN MATHESON (9)
News Headlines followed by Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends