6.22 Farming Today: ROBIN HICKS and GARTH COOPER
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV RICHARD HARRIES
Introduced by John Timpson
Including at 6.50 and 7.56 Travel news, What's on, and (6.50 only) Keep Fit: Weather and programme news at 6.55 and 7.55.
At 7.11 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.
Read by TONY BRITTON (20) 1
Robert Morley , actor, dramatist, raconteur and lover of good food and wine, is your guest this morning.
Ring him for his views and comments on his career, on the theatre today, on life in Britain, its younger generation, its food and its way of life. Call [number removed]from 8.0 am
The programme that minds the consumer's business and investigates matters that concern you. Presenter Roger Cook
NEM, p 42: Jesu, the very thought of thee (BBC HB 322); Psalm 98: Matthew 24. vv 29-44 (AV); Light's abode (BBCHB250)
Officers and Gentlemen by GILLIAN HOOD
Read by Martin Jarvis
In his mind, the two-up two-down terraced house of his childhood had long ago been transformed into ' our place in the country,' and his naturally flattened vowels had been . rounded into those suitable for an officer.
Producer DAVID SHUTE
by GEORGE TARGET
1: The Family Grocer
Presenter Jeanine MoMullen
Shopping Basket: MARGARET KORVING reports on how prices have changed, with some of the reasons why, and where the weekend bargains will be.
Weather, programme news
Introduced from Birmingham bv Maureen Staffer
Battered Wives: GWYN RICHARDS investigates.
Restaurant - under the covers: JANICE DICKERSON enquires into some of the fiddles.
Letter Bomb: KATHLEEN HYDE 'S story with a happy ending.
Name Dropping: written and read by MICHAEL PERTWEE (5)
Story: Here We Go Round by STEPHEN WEAVER
Selected for Friday
At Nunappleton House by DON TAYLOR
Barry Foster as the Man and Gary Watson as Andrew Marvell David March , Ellen Dryden
A modern man sits in a small room with gunfire outside. While reading Andrew Marvell , his life and the poet's interact.
Music composed and conducted by h. R. CHAPPELL and played by THE SIDNEY SAX QUARTET. Producer RICHARD WORTLEY (1971)
General Sir Thomas Fairfax:
Second of six programmes recalling some of the highlights of this popular programme since it began in October 1948. Presented by MICHAEL BOWEN (Bristol)
The Big House of Inver
Read by DENYS HAWTHORNE 10: The End of It All
William Hardcastle with PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
(Repeated: Monday, 1.30 pm)
MARGARET HOWARD presents her personal selection of items from BBC Radio and Television Producer JANET THOMAS
(Repeated: Saturday, 10.30 am)
The true story of the Atlantic Wall in Normandy and the plot to destroy it: by ROBERT BARR adapted from RICHARD COLLIER 'S book Ten Thousand Eyes
Garard Green as the Storyteller 3: The Wall has Eyes
Marcel Girard. FREDERICK TREVES
YVONNE GILAN , GODFREY KENTON Producer CHARLES MAXWELL
by ALISTAIR COOKE
[n this special edition from the 28th Edinburgh International Festival Nigel Rees takes a close look at the Fringe, rounds off the Film Festival and reviews this week's new productions. Producer LOUISE PURSLOW Another visit: 6 September
Douglas Stuart reporting
Lost Horizon by JAMES HILTON
Read by GEOFFREY MATTHEWS (5) ‡
It is... a brand new comedy show. It is... the voices of Mary Adams, Jeremy Browne, Jonathan Canter, John Lloyd, Griffith Rhys Jones... the music of Nic Rowley, Nigel Hess, Tim Brutton, Julian Smedley... and the words of John Lloyd, Jeremy Browne, Adams-Smith-Adams and others.
Adams-Smith-Adams [Douglas Adams, Martin Smith, Will
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