S.22 Farming Today
9.40 Prayer for the Day REV GEORGE AUSTIN
Introduced by John Timpson and Malcolm Billings
At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today with Thought for the Day 7.45-7. 5» English Regions: see column 5
(Sat's broadcast: revised)
NEM, p 118: Believe not those who say (BBC HB 317); Psalm 91. vv 1-13: Acts 20, vv 28-38 (Rsv); Fight the good fight with all thy might (BBC HB 302)
Naming the Day by GEOFF PERKINS
Read by Frank Windsor
Once again the wits of the regulars at the Chainmakers Arms are marshalled to solve a Problem. This time overdue arrangements for a wedding. Producer DAVID SHUTE
Dennis McCarthy reports on some of the strange places he's been to and the more unusual people he's met
This week: the stone xylophone; the professional hose-pipe player; and the woman piper. Producer PETER DE ROSA
Presenter Jeanine McMullen
Shopping Basket: a look at the cost of everyday items and a report on best buys.
And Give Up Smoking!
Written and adapted by Eddie Braben with ANN HAMILTON, GAY SOPER and ARTHUR TOLCHER
Special Singing Guest: Lynsey de Paul
Music from DENNIS WILSON AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Producer JOHN BROWELL
(First broadcast on Radio 2)
12.55 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.
Rabies - the Approaching Menace: Bill Jordan recalls his own encounter with the 'killer disease' as a vet in Iran.
In and Out of School: Pat Callaghan talks to boys making fun motor bikes at Alsager. Arts Notebook.
Story: David Wants to Whistle by JOHN FARRINGTON
Chubb by JOHN MILES-BROWN with
Mr Chubb s adventures begin with a bang on the head. This and his curiosity lead him to the ancient rites of Kala and involve him in a ritual that might be his final exploit.
Hat shop man., PETER WILLIAMS Pianist MICHAEL KIWAFTRIFF Producer GERRY JONES
Mr Pond/Foreign guide:
Male teacher / Doctor / Travel agent:
Chemist/Betting shop man:
JACK DE MANIO meets the famous, the not-so-famous and sometimes even the downright obscure. Producer MICHELL RAPER
Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Andersen
Read by DAVID DAVIS The Little Mermaid
'Oh, if only I were 15,' the little mermaid would sigh, 'I know that I should love the world above and the human beings who live up there.'
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
(Repeated: Friday 1.30 pm)
(Details as Friday 4.5 pm)
by RUDYARD KIPLING dramatised by A. R. RAWLINSON 3: Mrs Bathurst with David Spenser , William Fox
John Hollis. Geoffrey Matthews It is one of the great mysteries of the world why any woman picks one particular man!. She had never thought of taking another husband and then. suddenly, a man appeared and bowled her over! '
Presented by Gerald Priestland People, jobs and activities are still classified as being working:, middle-, or upper-class and recent evidence suggests that the English are as preoccupied with class distinctions as they ever were. But if the miner and the headmaster both earn the same money, dress in the same way and enjoy the same interests, what are the differences between them? Are we all middle-class now?
Tonight's programme examines the way the class structure is changing and considers the importance of class in our social and political life. Producer MICHAEL GREEN (Manchester)
Presenter Nigel Rees
Producer SARAH DUNANT
Douglas Stuart reporting