6.22 Farming Today: ROBIN HICKS and GARTH COOPER
6.40 Prayer for the Day ROSEMARY WAKELIN
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 Travel news, What's on, and (6.50 only) Keep Fit; Weather and programme news at 8.55 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 8.35V and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50. Thought for the Day. a book of selections. 40p, from booksellers (from today)
by GRAHAM GREENE
Read by DAVID MARCH (4)
Records introduced by Richard Baker
(Shortened version of Saturday's broadcast)
BBC correspondents throughout the world report on the societies they live in - the politics and the people.
NEM, p 118; God liveth still (BBC HB 513); Psalm 91, vv 1-13; Revelation 5, vv 1-14 (NEB): Christian, unflinching stand (BBC HB 350)
Unbearable by NORA WINDRIDGE Read by Betty Hardy
Anton entered the circus ring. smiling, with his bears: black and small and shabby. Willi sat heavily on his chair, his short legs dangling, his small eyes looking ahead. 'He's looking at me,' Miss Poulson thought, 'he's looking to me ... '
Producer PAMELA HOWE (Bristol)
A chance to hear again some favourite comedians of a few years ago
Leon Cortez-Shakespeare . and H'opera for the H'iggerent Series compiled by EDWARD TAYLOR
Presenter George Luce
The main emphasis today is on Health and Welfare.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?
Conceived, written and misread by Tim Brooke-Taylor
Barry Cryer. John Junkln and THE DENIS KINO TRIO with this week's special guest Aimi Macdonald
Producer DAVID HATCH
Weather, programme news
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by Gordon Clough
Presenter Sandi Jones Of Current Concern.
Get 'em young! : ANN HEYNO reports on a new consumer education project for schools.
The Seven Ages of ARTHUR MARSHALL (7) ... sans teeth, sans eyes, sans taste, sans everything.
On the Streets! : RUTH CUBBIN looks at an unusual way of life for the fair sex - busking. DOUGLAS BLACKWELL reads Dead Letters (4)
Story: How the Animals Got Tails by ANNE ENGLISH
The life and times of a broadcaster-about-town Producer MICHELL RAPER
The Greatest Enemy
Read by MARTIN MUNCASTER (4)
The news magazine: presented by Gordon Clough and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
'twixt Isobel Barnett
Eleanor Suinmerneld and David Nixon , Paul Jennings
Tune twisters from Steve Race In the chair Roy Plomley (Tuesdays broadcast)
(Repeated: Friday, 1.30 pm)
Adam Raphael presenting world news and views
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE : recorded before an invited audience at
Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, to colebrate the centenary of the birth of Lilian Bavlis.
John Amis and Frank Muir challenge
Ian Wallace and Denis Norden In the chair Steve Race who says:
Questions compiled by STEVE RACE
Ask 30 sociologists why women are becoming more violent and you'll get 30 different answers. Home Office statistics show startling increases in the number of women convicted of violent crime. But the experts are bewildered about the reasons and confused about the answers.
Tonight Lynda Berry sifts the evidence and looks behind the figures.
Research by CLARA DENNIS Producer JOCK GALLAGHER (Birmingham)
Presenter Nigel Rees
Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
John Tusa reporting
Mr Armitage Isn'Back Yet Read by MALCOLM HAYES (9)
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends
A series of four talks about some famous - and not so famous - eccentrics of the past: written by DAVID MIDDLETON and read by RICHARD BRIERS.
4: The Odd Squire and the Don