Presented from East Anglia by DAVID RICHARDSON
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 and James Burke. Including at 6.50 and 7.50 VHF Regional news and weather: at S.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 Editor ALASTAIR OSBORNE
Thought for the Day. a book of selections, 40p, from bookshops English Regions: see column 5
Paul Jennings takes the lid otf one of motoring's few remaining joys - the open car.
and prepare to be highly amused, mildly shocked, but always stimulated as he, Sheridan Morley, Mavis Nicholson, Lance Percival, Esther Rantzen, Kenneth Robinson, Fritz Spiegl and their guests entertain you for the next unpredictable hour.
I believe there is a prize of £50,000 for the first person to fly at least half a mile just using the power of his own muscles. What biological changes would be necessary for man really to become a flying animal'
The Wildlife team offers some down-to-earth comments. Introduced by derck jones
Producer DILYS BREESE (Bristol) Questions to: Wildlife, BBC, Bristol BSS 2LR
NEM, p 97; Lord. thy word abideth (BBC HB 190); Psalm 119. vv 41-48; 1 Samuel 16, vv 14-23 (av); Lord. pour thy Spirit (BBC HB 224)
Moment of Suspense by HADRIAN ROGERS
Read by Deryck Guyler
It is a well-established fact that if you have a pyramid of
6.000 tins of soup and happen to knock one of them out of the pile. that one will be the one on which the stability of the other 5,999 depends ...
(Details as Saturday 1.15 pm)
Presenter Lyn Macdonald The World of Work
Where does the unemployment shoe pinch - and how hard? MARGARET KORVING finds OUt and talks about some solutions. Editor DENNIS LOWER
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather
Jonathan Dimbleby Editor ANDREW BOYLE
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Talk till Two.
Reading your letters.
Have a Safe Journey: ANDREW MANDERSTAM with a traveller's tale.
Name the Famous Five - What was, Cedric Errol 's Title?: AMANDA THEUNISSEN solves these and other mysteries with 'Who's Who in Children's Books.'
Wanted - Women to Train as Lathe Turners, Television Engineers, Motor Mechanics and Plumbers: ANN HEYNO reports on the Training Opportunities Scheme and its new priority.
DAVID MARCH reads
The Moon and Sixpence by W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM (9)
Story: The Big Adventure by JACQUELINE RUSSELL
The Return by WALTER DE LA MARE abridged in ten parts by DONALD BANCROFT
Arthur Lawford rests beside the grave of a suicide - Nicholas Sabathier. It is a moment that Lawford will forever regret. Walter de la Mare's haunting, poetic prose creates an atmosphere which makes Lawford's fight for survival against the Power that menaces him. deeply moving.
Read by Stephen Murray (1) Producer KAY PATRICK
The news magazine: presented by Jonathan Dimbleby with PM's reporting team Editor ANDREW BOYLE
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
A panel game for four hands
Leader of the pack and Chairman is David Nixon who deals to June
Whitfield Patrick Moore. William Rushton Devised and shuffled by IAN MESSITER
Produced and cut by RICHARD WILLCOX
Editor DEREK LEWIS
by WINIFRED FOLEY abridged in eight parts by VIRGINIA BROWNE
Read by June Barrle
2: My Father's Daughter (Bristol)
The Man Who Was Thursday by G. K. CHESTERTON adapted for radio by RONALD BARTON
'There are seven members of the Central Anarchist Council and they are called after the days of the week. Tonight our London branch has to elect its own deputy to fill a vacancy in the Council caused by the ... sudden death of the gentleman who has till now played the difficult part of Thursday.' =
Other parts played by EVA HADDON , ROGER SNOWDON GARAKD GREEN, STEVE HODSON Producer HARRY CATLIN
Professor de Worms (Friday):
Dr Bull (Saturday):
Mr Buttons/Colonel Ducroix:
Presenter Peter France Producer david PERRY Editor ROSEMARY HART
Douglas Stuart reporting Editor DEREK LEWIS
Overture and Beginners (6)