6.40 Prayer for the Day KEY RICHARD HARRIES
Introduced by John Timpson and Malcolm Billings
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
Radio 4's open line gives you the opportunity to voice your opinions on political issues.
Ring Birmingham (021) -[number removed]and discuss your point of view on the air with George Scott and with other R4 listeners. Producer JENNY DE YOUNG
The lines are open from 8.0 am
medium ware ouly
Your consumer problems Presented by Roger Cook
NEM, p 71: 0 Lord our God, arise! (BBC HB 25); Canticle 7: Mark 10, vv 1-16 'NEB); Sing Alleluia forth in duteous praise ( BBC HB 282)
The Bullet Match bv JOHN O'CONNOR
Read by Michael Duffy
By 2.30 the rain snowed no signs of abating but. in spite of it, a great crowd had gathered at the Bridge and a couple of fellows were Ihrowing praclice shots up and down the road - the bullet, a round iron hall of 14 lbs.
Producer PAUL MULDOON (Northern Ireland)
mediujn wave only
GABRlEL WOOLF introduces and reads letters by and to the famous, and not-so famous. 6: Letters from Actors Producer MICHELL RAPER
Presenter Nancy Wise
A,Healthy Interest: items that may affect your well-being in today's edition.
10: The Old Magic
( Wednesday's broadcast)
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather
and voices and topics in and behind the headlines introduced by Nicholas Woolley Editor ANDREW POYLE
Around the world in 20 minutes: page 10
Introduced from Birmingham by Maureen Staffer
Young Lawbreakers: PETER WINDOWS investigates a case and discusses the shortcomings of our society.
Bibles for the East: ANNE BROWN meets a man who gets Christianity through the Iron Curtain.
Cookbook Capers: SHEILA HOWES 'S mother didn't always reveal the full secrets of good cooking. So, how many cooks follow suit?
SHIRLEY COOKLIN reads Walls (2)
Story: The Friends by NAOMI STADLEN
Presenters GLADYS WHITRED and TONY AITKEN
Written by Gladys WHITRED Producer PETER WARD Editor JENYTH WORSLEY
The View from the Mountain by JOHN HENRY FLETCHER with Manning Wilson
Strutt is apprehensive when his company is taken over by a large corporation. At first he hopes that things will carry on as before, but then two investigators arrive from Head Office and proceed to turn the company upside down. The trouble is no one really knows what they are looking for.
Producer MICHAEL BARTLETT
The Gates by JENNIFER JOHNSTON Read by KATE BINCHY 5: Minnie's Loss
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
(Repeated: Monday 1.30 pm)
MARGARET HOWARD presents her own selection of items from BBC Radio and Television. Producer PHYLLIS ROBINSON
(Repeated: Saturday 10.30 am)
A spontaneous discussion by Lord Hailsham of St Marylebone Marghanila Laski
Lord Pitl. David English Chairman David Jacobs Producer MICHAEL BOWEN from London
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? to: Any Answers? BBC,
Bristol BS8 2LR
by ALlSTAIR COOKE
Presenter Paul Vaughan Producer TOM YERNON
Douglas Stuart reporting with JOHN TUSAat the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool Friday Special: a deeper look at a topic of the moment
Thunder on Sunday by KAREN CAMPBELL : abridged In 15 parts by MADGE HART Read by john CRAHAM (Final instalment
Producer JOHN CARDY
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends
David Jason Bill Wallis
Chris Emmett and Bill MrGuffie at the piano take a late-night look back over the weeks news and illustrate the funny side.
Script by COLIN BOSTOCK-SMITH
DAVID RENWICK , ANDREW MARSHALL and others
Producer JOHN LLOYD