6.22FarmingToday: DAVID ADDIS
6.40 Prayer for the Day CANON ROY MCKAY
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; Today's Papers at 7.35* and 8.35*; and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50
to his Son
Read by DON FELLOWS (4)
(Shortened version of Saturday's broadcast)
nem, p 102; My Father, for another night (BBC HB 407); Psalm 147, vv 1-12; from Hebrews 5, 6, 7 (NEB); Soldiers of Christ, arise (BBC HB 365)
from Northern Ireland
Fire in the Pantry: written and read by Harry Barton
I Pantries,' he said, are part of the accommodation of this splendid warship of mine. I like to see these places every Friday ...
RONALD FLETCHER tells the story of one of his finds while rummaging in second-hand bookshops.
5: Eva Mary Harvey-her book
Presenter George Luce Health and Welfare
Thermography or Bust: JOAN JENKINS talks to people about a new breast-screening unit.
Weather, programme news
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Presenter Sue MacGregor Talk till Two
Reading your letters.
The Street of Singing Birds: SHIRLEY DEANE 'S letter from Singapore.
Critic's Choice-5: CLIVE JAMES talks to FLICK COLBY, choreographer of Pan's People. CORINNA MARLOWE reads Tea at Gunters (2)
Story: The Jack in the Box by RUTH AIN SWORTH
The Japanese Girl by GEOFFREY M. MATTHEWS based on a short story by WINSTON GRAHAM
' I do not want £35,000, Jack. I or.ly want you. If you leave me ... go to prison ... I shall have all the money. I will be so frightened.'
Producer JOHN THEOCHARIS
The life and times of a broadcaster-about-town
Producers RICHARD GILBERT and MICHELL RAPER
A Fortnight with Forester Death to the French
Read by MICHAEL KILGARRIFF
4: Offence, Defence and Supply
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
(Repeated: Friday, 1.30 pm)
Adam Raphael presenting world news and views
A selection of listeners' letters continuing the discussion in last Friday's Any Questions? Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY HAYWARD
(Repeated: Friday. 4.5 pm)
Write to Any Answersf, BBC Bristol BS8 2 LR
William Mervyn as Dr Johnson Annette Crosbie as Hester Thrale
One of Dr Johnson's jaunts was to North Wales, in 1774, accompanying Mr and Mrs Thrale and their young daughter. Queeney.
Diaries kept by Johnson and Mrs Thrale during the trip illuminate this portrait of their unique friendship over 20 years - a relationship of intimacy and deep affection, sometimes tetchy and teasing, ending sadly in estrangement. Narrator FRANK DUNCAN
NIGEL GRAHAM as James Boswell Written by DAVID WHEELER
Producer PAMELA HOWE (Bristol)
Dr Johnson Annette
Italy - What Next?
Since the war Italy has made great changes in her economic and social life. But her recent severe import restrictions are another sign that the succession of some three dozen governments has left unsolved some major economic problems, along with questions about political extremism, the upheavals brought about by rapid industrialisation and the inadequacy of reform. The political consequences of the divorce referendum, too, are unpredictable.
A report by David Willey Producer ANTHONY RENDELL
The Matteotti Affair: Tuesdan at 9.25 pm BBC1. See page 13
Presenter Nigel Rees Producer ALEC REID
Douglas Stuart reporting
My Cousin Rachel
Read by JOHN WESTBROOK (4)
Radio 4's International Busi* ness Report; Market Trends
JOSEPH HONE reflects on a winter's journey
3: Sleeper to Bucharest- Romania