6.22 Farming Week: presented from the North by KEN FORD
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV JOHN JACKSON
The world this morning, what Britain's getting up to, plus the news from anywhere on earth, introduced by John .Timpson from Amsterdam and Desmond Lynam from London. 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 Today: FR BRENDAN MURPHY
English Regions: see column 5
finds in the BBC Sound Archives a reflection of his own experiences.
(Repeated: Tuesday 11.45 am)
and prepare to be highly amused, mildly shocked, but always stimulated. as he, Esther Rantzen. Kenneth Rob inson, Fritz Spiegl , Lance Percival , Sheridan Morley and their guests entertain you. Producer huch PURCELL
The first Monday in the month - so the magazine edition filled with topics suggested by you, the listener. Advice on creating a wild plant reserve in your garden-your favourite sounds - the wildlife competition - and what to look for in the coming month.
Introduced by DEREK JONES Producer JOHN HARRISON
Series producer DILYS BREESE
nem. p 42; May the grace of Christ our Saviour (BBC RB 375); Psalm 84; Romans 8, vv 22-39 (Jerusalem Bible); To thee our God we fly (BBC HB 434)
Winter of 47 by SYLVIA RAYMAN Read by Joan Matheson
It was bitter cold that winter. but to Sophia everything had seemed warm and wonderful and exciting- until that night.
(Details as Saturday 1.15 pm) ‡
Presenter Nigel Murphy
The City Page: the financial pages of our daily papers are not only addressed to the expert but also of interest to the small investor. TIM MATTHEWS sees how they are put together. Editor DENNIS LOWER
Weather, programme news
VHF Regional news and weather
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk till Two.
Consumer Commentary: NORMAN TOZER with a round-up of consumer news at home and abroad.
Reading your letters.
Steps in the Right Direction: who learns ballroom dancing and why? ANDY PRICE reports. JOHN SAMSON reads
The Phantom Garden (6)
Deputy editor TERESA MCGONAGLE Editor WYN KNOWLES
Story: Young Mouse and the Drum by R. E. GODSLAND
by Graham Greene dramatised for radio by Geoffrey M. Matthews
[Starring] George Baker, Angela Pleasence Sydney Tafler, Vernon Joyner
'You may think it funny, Mr Rennit, but somebody tried to kill me last night. That may not sound important when it's happening to so many others, but it has made me angry.'
Woman at fete/Maid:
The Cave under the Water The novel by HOWARD JONES abridged by the author in five parts
Read by John Graham
1: Whispers of Rebellion
Spanish gold lies hidden under the waters of a loch in Scotland. After Culloden, an Oxford undergraduate is unwittingly caught up in this affair. Producer GRAHAM GAULD
Gordon Cloufch with PM's reporting team
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
A radio happening with Jimmy Edwards. Ted Ray
Arthur Askey. Leslie Crowther In the chair McDonald Hobley Special guests Ray Alan and Lord Charles
From an idea by jimmy EDWARDS Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
(Repeated: Tuesday 1.30 pm)
Unnatural Death by DOROTHY L. SAYERS adapted in seven episodes by CHRIS MILLER starring
1: No Sign of Foul Play
Producer SIMON BRETT
My Kind of Music, with Ian Carmichael , Thursday 8.0 pm
Play Mas by MUSTAPHA MATURA with Rudolph Walker and Stefan Kalipha
In Trinidad at carnival time the whole island abandons its private affairs to ' Play Mas ' with whole-hearted zest. Mustapha Matura's play. staged at the Royal Court Theatre in 1974, was praised in The Guardian as ' an endearing, intelligent comedy that manages to be both a celebration of the island's famous carnival spirit and a criticism of its devouring inclusiveness.'
Producer BETTY DAVIES
(Rptd: next Sunday 2.30 pm) No comedy of error: page 4
A nightly review of books, films, plays, broadcasting, music and exhibitions. Presenter Nigel Rees Producer TOM VERNON Editor ROSEMARY HART
Douglas Stuart reporting with voices and opinions from around the world
The Mill on the Floss by GEORGE ELIOT
Abridged and read in 20 parts by GABRIEL WOOLF (11)
Radio 4's International Business Report: Market Trends
Book, How Money Works: 40p from bookshops