6.22 Farming Today
6.40 Prayer for the Day
Introduced by John Timpson and Barry Norman 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. English Regions: see column 5
Records introduced by Richard Baker
(A shortened version of Saturday's broadcast)
NEM. p 67; For the beauty of the earth (BBC HB 272): Psalm 93; 1 Peter 2. vv 4-12 (NEB); God is my strong salvation (BBC HB 453)
from Scotland Ledges by ANN K. JONES
Read by Victor Carin
Anniversary champagne In a tent on the Isle of Arran and the decision to go to New York — it was a confident and optimistic start to the holiday, but, by the time the young couple climbed the mountain, the omens didn't look quite so good.
recalls six of the unusual occupations at which he has tried his hand.
1: Bugle-testing in Lancashire
Presenter Jeanine McMullen
All in Chains? Which locks should you have on what? Are they really any use? Our Consumer Team investigates.
In Shopping Basket MARGARET KORVING looks at the cost of everyday items.
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by William Hardcastle
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk till Two.
Women 75: a round-the-world series in International Women's Year.
In the steps of Lucy Caven dish: JILL BURRIDGE visits the Cambridge College for mature women students.
The Plate Comes First: MICHAEL SMITH talks about restaurant design.
PATRICIA MORT reads
Delia byDIANA MORGAN (8)
Story: A Story about a Teddy Bear by MARGARET GORE
More stories by Margaret Gore in ' Little Pig and the Big Potato ': 25p from bookshops
One to the Power of Two by Graham Blackett with Maurice Denham and Roger Snowdon
This week Jack visits Jersey, holiday island and tax haven. What's life like on the island for those living there permanently? What are the less glamorous aspects of life in a small community?
JACK de MANIO meets the people to whom Jersey is home. Producer CAROLE STONE
Hard Times by CHARLES DICKENS
Told by DENISE BRYER and MARTIN JARVIS (2)
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
based on the original TV series by jimmy PERRY and DAVID CRorr starring
Arthur Lowe , John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
A Soldier's Farewell
(Repeated: Friday 1.30 pm)
(Gareth Armstrong is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company)
Adam Raphael presenting world news and views
A selection of listeners' letters continuing the discussion in last Friday's Ant; Questions? Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROT HAWARD
(Repeated: Friday 4.5 pm)
Write to Any Answerst, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR
Krakatoa erupting, the song of the bellbird, marimbas in Mexico, drums in Sierra Leone: David Attenboreugh plays his favourite sounds from around the world - and with every sound there's a story ...
Introduced by PETER FRANCE
Producer DILYS BREESE (Bristol)
Battered babies, children without families, bitter custody disputes - all are receiving more publicity than ever and new child welfare legislation is being debated by Parliament. Does this mean that the status of children is improvIng?
* What we're putting in place of the inadequate family is a not-too-conscientious parent called Public Care. We have all the knowledge we need to plan for children but we don't act on it.' (RAISSA PAGE, National Children's Bureau)
Mary Goldring looks at social services for children and asks why we don t provide more protection when families fail. Producer LOUISE PURSLOW
Presenter Nigel Rees Producer amis SWANN
The Truth about ' Pygmalion' (2)