6.22 Farming Week: presented from Wales by GERRY GADSDEN
6.40 Prayer for the Day
The world this morning: what Britain's getting up to, plus the news from anywhere on earth, introduced by Alan Watson and Desmond Lynam
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 VHF Regional news and weather; at
6.55 and 7.55 Weather and programme news. At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today with Sports-desk at 7.27 and 8.27; Today's Papers at 7.35* and 8.35*; and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50 (Monday-Thursday): by REV DAVID NIXON
Editor ALASTAIR OSBORN
Thought for the Day. a book of selections, 40p, from bookshops. English Regions: see column 5
continues his investigation of the BBC Sound Archives but once again comes to no serious conclusion.
(Repeated: Tuesday 11.45 am)
aided by Harriet Crawley , Sheridan Morley , Lance Perci val. Esther Rantzen. Kenneth Robinson and Fritz Spiegl
And join the fifth birthday party for this ever-changing but always lively start to the week ahead.
Producer HUGH PURCELL
MAJOR PAT REID, MBE, MC (Of ' Colditz '), on Red Cross work in Britain.
How long will the robin live that comes to my bird-table?
Can I set up a reserve for wild flowers in my garden?
In today's listeners' edition of the programme. subjects you've asked to hear about, and wildlife recordings you've requested including the magical sound of mute swans in flight. Introduced by DEREK JONES
Producer DILYS BREESE (Bristol)
NEM. p 50: Awake, my soul, and with the sun IBBC HB 4031; Psalm 86; 1 Peter 1. vv 8-16 (NEB): God of grace and God of glory (BBC HB 3S1)
New Every Morning, £1.00 (cloth), 50p (paperback), from bookshops
Just Turn the Key by JANET MCNEILL
Read by Freda Dowie
She must be doing something. Had she been struck dumb with indignation? Was she making plans for her escape? She wouldn't like being in there ... No one had yet been able in any way to get the better of Miss Plum.
Producer BARBARA CROWTHER
(Details as Saturday 1.15 pm)
Presenter Nigel Murphy
The Worry and Fear of Redundancy (i): NANCY wise explains your financial rights and the help available should it happen to you.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind? Editor DENNIS LOWER
Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 1AA
Lionel Blair , dancer and choreographer. chooses the records he would take to a desert island and discusses them with ROY PLOMLEY who devised the programme.
12.55 medium ivave tmly
Weather, programme news
VHF Regional news and weather
Editor ANDREW BOYLE
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk till Two.
Reading your letters.
Country Scene, with PHIL DRAEBLE - 6:' Seven for a Secret.'
Entertainment Round-up: GORDON Gow reporting. PATRICIA MORT reads
Delia by DIANA MORGAN (5)
Deputy editor TERESA MCGONAGLE Editor WYN KNOWLES
Story: Goinp Fishing by DOROTHY EDWARDS
Listen with Mother Stories,
12.00 from bookshops
Edgar Wallace Centenary (born 1 April 1875) The Calendar dramatised by BARRY CAMPBELL with Philip Bond , Sylvia Svms Peter Jeffrey , John Hollis
' There are only two calendars old boy - the "Newgate Calendar" and the " Racing Calendar" - the losers of the past and the losers of the future. The " Calendar or the " Racing Calendar '2 is a sober sheet, which few but racing men ever see.'
by EDGAR WALLACE
Sandi - The King Maker
6: The Grey Bird that Moaned Read by MICHAEL HARBOUR
The news magazine: presented by Robert Williams with PM's reporting team Editor ANDREW BOYLE
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
A radio happening with Jimmy Edwards, Ted Ray, Arthur Askey, Cyril Fletcher
In the chair McDonald Hobley
Special guest Barry Took
From an idea by JIMMY EDWARDS Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
(Repeated: Tuesday 1.30 pm)
John Tid marsh presenting world news and views Editor DEREK LEWIS
Micheal Mac Liammoir tells the story of his life in five readings from his autobiographical works.
4: An American Adventure
At the invitation of Orson Welles, the Hilton-Mac Liammóir partnership set off for the United States and find themselves producing a ' Pageant of the Celt.'
Abridged by STEWART PARKER (Northern Ireland)
Anna Cropper and David Buck in The Mask and the Face byLUIGI CHIARELLI translated by NOEL DE VIC BEAMISH
Written in 1913 and first performed three years later, this passionate comedy of marital infidelity strips away the follies and pretensions of masculine ' honour ' with a sensitivity and wit which ring as true today as they did 70 years ago.
Singer ALAN JONES
Mandolin player STEVE GAUNA Pianist MARY NASH
Music composed and conducted by DOUGLAS COOMBES
Adapted for radio and produced by DICKON REED
(Rptd: next Sunday 2.30 pm)
Noel de Vic
Count Paolo Grazia:
A nightly review of books, films, plays, broadcasting, music and exhibitions. Presenter Nigel Rees Producer ANNE WINDER Editor ROSEMARY HART
John Tusa reporting with voices and opinions from around the world Editor DEREK LEWIS
An Unimpeachable Source by DAVID WHEELER
Read by DAVID PONTING (13)
Radio 4's International Business Report: Market Trends
Book, How Money Works: 40p from bookshops