6.22 Farming Today: DAVID ADDIS Producer PETER ESTALL
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV ROY TREVIVIAN
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 4.55 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
from 9.20 Care of Pets
Do we care enough - or too much? What's the best care for your choice of pett Should dogs and cats be neutered for our convenienceT Is it fair to keep ' exotic ' pets at allt
Put your questions to the panel: William Jordan. Deputy Chief vet at the RSPCA, and one-time vet to the Shah of Persia; and Diana Cooper , actress and pet-lover extraordinary.
Judith Chalmers is in the chair
Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
Cull [number removed]from 8.0 am
Doing the donkey work: page 4
BBC Correspondents throughout the world report on the society we live in - the politics and the people.
NEM p 118; 0 God, give ear unto my cry (BBC HB 466); Psalm 46: Colossians 3. vv 1-11 (rsv); 0 Jesus, I have promised (BBC HB 360)
by John Galsworthy
Read by Marvin Kane
You felt that he was a philosopher, yet he never bored you with his views... one presumed him rich, for one was never conscious of money in his presence... But one could never say with certainty whether he was moth or candle...
(John Galsworthy is featured in Candidates for Greatness: Wednesday, 11.5 am)
Presenter Nancy Wise Home and Family
11 Plus: the Secretary of State for Education considers the 11 Plus exam unfair and unsound. Does this mean the end of grammar schools? A report by HUGH PURCELL
Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 1AA
A radio happening with Jimmy Edwards , Arthur Askey Cyril Fletcher , Bob Monkhouse In the chair McDonald Hobley Special guest Roy Castle
From an idea by JIMMY EDWARDS
Producer edward tayBorR
(Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm)
Weather, programme news
from 2.0 Presenter Sue MacGregor
Trendsetters in Home Furnishing: SUE MACGREGOR meets some of the people who have given a new look to many homes, and whose wares can be seen in the colour supplements and mail order catalogues.
Going, Going, Gone!: looking for bargains at an auction sale. The Person My Childhood Made Me-1: Peggy Makins , until recently Evelyn Home' of Woman, talks about some lessons that lasted.
Having a Baby in 1974: BARBARA MYERS looks at the sixth and seventh month of pregnancy.
MARY wiMBiisH reads
Shroud for a Nightingale (7)
Story: How the Toys Came Out at Night by WILLIAM RANKIN
The Pass Beyond Kashmir Read by GARARD GHEEN
7: If There Be Paradise
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE
John Amis and Frank Muir challenge
Ian Wallace and Denis Norden In the chair Steve Race Questions compiled by STEVE RACE
(Repeated: Thursday, 12.27 pm)
(Repeated: Wed, 1.30 pm)
Gerald Priestland presenting world news and views
A Fair Day's Wage
What are the facts today about wages and salaries? Does wage bargaining help lower paid workers?
George Scott relates some answers to these questions to economic and social policy and calls evidence from trades unionists, industrialists, economists, social scientists and other experts.
At 8.30* you can ring GEORGE SCOTT in the studio and give your views about earnings. Producer ANTHONY MONCRIEFF
' That's the way the money goes ...': page 10
To promote a maximum flow of questions, [number removed](16 lines) will take them from 6.0 pm until the end of the programme
Popular songs from her repertoire, accompanied by the NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE gramophone record
Introduced by Nigel Rees Producer ALEC REID
Douglas Stuart reporting
So Big by EDNA FERBER Read by LIANE AUKIN (7)
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends