C.22 Farming Today: DAVID ADDIS Producer PETER ESTALL
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV ROY TREVIVLAN
Introduced by John Timpson and Robert Robinson
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; Today's Papers at 7.35* and 8.35*; and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50
from 9.20 Exams
Are exams really necessary? Is there a technique for passing them? This is the time of year when students swot into the small hours and parents anxiously supply black coffee and kind words. If you need help over revision, exam nerves, or the sort of exam qualifications you need for your chosen career, ring in to Arnold Jennings, Headmaster of Ecclesfield Comprehensive School, Sheffield, and Audrey Newsome , head of the Appointment and Counselling Service, Keele University
Sue MacGregor is in the chair Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
Call [number removed]from 8.0 am
BBC Correspondents throughout the world report on the society we live in - the politics and the people.
NEW p 17; Come, ye people, rise and sing (BBC HB 270); Canticle 3; Wisdom 2, v 23, to 3, v 9 (rsv); Be thou my guardian (BBC HB 135)
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A Gift of Green Imperials by R. . PLUMB
Read by Jill Ballon
The man in question, of shamefully devastating charm, was my own uncle! ... Was I, at the time, in love with him?
BRIAN JOHNSTON recently visited Kirkby Lonsdale in Cumbria
Presenter Nigel Murphy Home and Family
Part-time Schooling: overcrowded classes, pupils sent home early ... What effect is the teacher-shortage having on schoolchildren? A two-part report by HUGH PURCELL.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind? Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 1AA
A radio happening with Jimmy Edwards , Ted Ray
Arthur Askey. Leslie Crowther In the chair McDonald Hobley Special guest Doris Hare
From an idea by JIMMY EDWARDS Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
(Repeated: Thursday, 6.15 pm)
Weather, programme news
from 2.0 Presenter Sue MacGregor
Playing Away: how do you pack up a symphony orchestra and make sure it arrives safe and sound? FRANCES BERTHELSEN meets the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra before it sets off on a tour of Eastern Europe.
Riding towards Freedom: HILARY OSBORN visits the Diamond Riding Centre for Handicapped Children.
Reading your letters.
Woman in Crisis: Anne's husband was an alcoholic - and the crisis came when she decided to divorce him. BRENDA KIDMANreports.
MARY WIMBUSH reads
Shroud for a Nightingale (12)
Story: Gregory Goat Tries to Swim by MOLLY SOLE
The Sanger Story
Read by HEDLEY GOODALL 2: On the Road
William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD .1. MASON, 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. A special edition: Fri, 11.5 am)
As the football season draws to its close, ring Robin Day to put your questions on soccer to two England strikers and FA Cup Finalists: Kevin Keegan of Liverpool and Malcolm Macdonald of Newcastle United. [number removed](16 lines) will take questions from 6.0 pm onward. Supermac v special K: page 4
A tribute written by DAVID WHEELER
Narrated by Basil Moss with the voices of SIR JOHN BARBIROLLI HARRIET COHEN and PABLO CASALS himself
(YEHUDI MENURIN )
Others taking part:
MANNING WILSON , SAM DASTOR NIGEL LAMBERT and PAUL GALE
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING
Introduced by Nigel Rees Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
Douglas Stuart reporting with voices and opinions from around the world.
SO Big by EDNA FERBER
Read by LIANE AUKIN (12)
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends