6.32FarmingToday: ROBIN HICKS
Outlook: reflecting matters of Christian interest and concern
6.55 Weather, programme news
7.10 On Your Farm: a weekly review of the agricultural scene Producer ANTHONY PARKIN (Birmingham)
7.40 Today's Papers
John Anthony introduces Radio 4's 60-minute worldwide look at the weekend: including at
7.50 Travel news and What's on; Weather and programme news at 7.55.
News and more of Today with World Cup Sportsdesk at 8.30* live from Frankfurt on the day Scotland play Yugoslavia; Today's Papers at 8.40.
Radio 4 fills you in on the political scene at home and abroad.
9.5 From Our Own Correspondent
BBC correspondents throughout the world report on the societies they live in - the politics and the people.
9.30 The Week in Westminster
Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with ALAN WATKINS
10.2 The Weekly World simon JENKINS reviews what the weeklies have to say: illustrations read by PETER DONALDSON Narrator JOHN MARSH
Producers PADDY O'KEEFFE
BERNARD TATE , DAVID WALTER
NEM, p 58: Father, in whom we live (BBC HB 166); Psalm 150; Matthew 4, vv 12-25 (AV); The God of Abraham praise (BBC hb 283)
New' Every Morning, 11.00 (cloth), 50p (paper), from bookshops
NANCY WISE makes a personal selection of items from BBC Radio and Television. Introduced by DAVID DUNHILL
A weekly survey of what is new and significant in science and technology at home and abroad. Presenter Brian J. Ford.
Presenter Roger Cook You and Your Time
Gardening Column. Among this month's topics: making herb teas; gardening books; tools for the indoor gardener.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?
Chairman Robert Robinson Second Round. 8: N Ireland and Scotland
ELIZABETH STUART (Belfast)
ERNEST GRAHAM (County Down) civil servant
JAMES MURRAY (Kincardineshire) retired headmaster
Including Beat the Brains
Questions set and programme devised by JOHN P. WYNN Producer MARTIN fisher
Brain of Britain, 35p, from bookshops
Weather, programme news
A spontaneous discussion by C. A. Joyce
Janet Fookes , mp
Roderick MacFarquhar , mp Des Wilson
Chairman David Jacobs
Presenter Barbara Myers
The week in Woman's Hour.
Writers' Houses - they lived and wrote here. 2: david HAY-COCK visits Bateman's, Rudyard Kipling's home in Sussex, which is open to the public.
Guest: Zandra Rhodes, fashion designer.
What the European papers say. From Print to Microphone: author JEAN STUBBS , reader SHEILA MITCHELL and producer PAT mcloughlin on what makes a good book-reading on radio. Two Birds and a Stone by BERYL WHITAKER abridged by ANN REES JONES read by ROGER AVON
Bingley's Classic Case by ALLAN SURTEES with John Baddeley and Frances Jeater
They don'go and get gtve the heave, do they? ... Peter Wimsey, Father Brown - them lot with a taste for crime and vintage wines. 'Cause I'm not one of your dilettantes with a Mayfair accent it don'follow I can'bring the old deducting reasoning into play.'
Producer BETTY DAVIES
Introduced by John Dunn
4.0 Admiral Skylark
The last tale of the Space-age Twit: with GEORGE LAYTON as everyone: written by GAIL RENARD. Producer JOHN LLOYD
4.5 Behind the Scenes
1: Lord's Cricket Ground
On the Saturday of the Second Test against India CHRISTOPHER MARTIN-JENKINS visits Lord's and meets some of the men and women who work there. Producer RICHARD MADDOCK
SHARI PHILLIPS and STEPHEN BONE read some of your letters.
4.30 Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator: the book by ROALD DAHL abridged in six parts by naomi LEWIS. 2: The Space Hotel told by MARTIN MUNCASTER. Producer PETER NOVIS
4.50 Strange Music from faraway and long ago
1: Voices - not singing but buzzing, whistling, yodelling, often sounding barely human! Narrator madeau STEWART Editor GRAHAM GAULD
A second chance to hear the best from the week's editions Presenter Gordon SneU Producer TONY gould
Weather, programme news
by ALISTAIR COOKE
Alistair Cooke 's America: Sundaw, 7.25 pm, BBC1. Fully illustrated book of the same title, 15.00, from bookshops
A nationwide look at the stories behind the day's sporting headlines.
Max Wall , entertainer, discusses with ROY PLOMLEY (in a recorded programme devised by him) the gramophone records he would take to a desert island.
Producer RONALD COOK
Records introduced by Richard Baker
(Shortened edn: Thurs, 9.5 am)
[Starring] Flora Robson with Vanessa Lee
The play by Charlotte Hastings adapted for radio by the author
The action takes place in the Governor's office in a women's open prison in the Midlands.
Author/adapted for radio by:
Dr Janet Graham:
Rev John Shillitoe:
Stuart Hampshire Dr Colin Morris
Dr Patrick Nuttgens in conversation with Brian Redhead
ProducerMICHAEL GREEN (Manchester)
Evening Prayers conducted by REV HUBERT HOSKINS