Presented from the South West by DAVID BUTLER. Producer DAVID MORTON. BBC Bristol
with Eugene Fraser
Headlines and weather, news for sports fans, Prayer for the Day (Moti THE REV DAVID CAINK , Tues-Thurs ROSEMARY WAKELIN , Fri THE REV RICHARD HARRIES )
Brian Redhead in Manchester John Sergeant in London
Weather, sport and Thought for the Day.
Editor KEN GOUDIE
8.35 News headlines, weather. papers, and sport
reflects on people, places and things with the help of the BBC Sound Archives This week: Time
Esther Rantzen , Bernard Falk and Kenneth Robinson , together with their guests in the studio, provide the incentive to face Monday morning once again as they discuss some of the forthcoming week's topical issues and interview some of the personalities.
Producer IAN R. GARDHOUSE
I knocked a woodlouse on to the floor and suddenly lots of tiny white baby woodlice appeared from under it. Where did they come jromt Was it giving birtht
The team answers your questions.
Introduced by Derek Jones Producer JOHN HARRISON BBC Bristol
(Revised repeat.' Thursday
3.35 pm medium only)
NEM. p 58; Father most holy, (BBC HB 167); Psalm 150; Acts 3. v 16-4, v 4 (NEB): Lord, thy glory fills the heaven (BBC HB 269)
Mr Bramwell 's Dav by STANLEY ROGER GREEN Read by Neville Phillips Producer MITCH RAPER
(Full details: Thursday 7.45 pm)
11.50 medium only Announcements
Presented by Sue Cook and George Luce
A nationwide general knowledge contest in which listeners compete to become this year's Brain of Britain
Chairman Robert Robinson 13: Scotland (1)
ALWYN JAMES (Midlothian), freelance editor; ALISON BRUCE (Glasgow), research student: ALAN HARPER (Edinburgh), research engineer: JENNIE MILLIGAN (Clackmannanshire), teacher
The programme includes Beat the Brains in which listeners put their own questions to the contestants.
Programme devised by JOHN P. WYNN , who, with IAN GILLIES , set the questions Producer MARTIN FISHER
(Repeated: Thursday 6.30 pm)
12.55 medium only
Weather and programme news
Introduced by Robert Williams Preview: page 17
medium only from 2.0
Talk Till Two: a discussion on a matter of current concern.
Life in the Open Air (1): CHRISTINE FAGG and BARRY WIL LIAMS discuss camping and caravanning with CAROL ALLEN. Reading Your Letters.
Politics as Theatre: NORMAN SHRAPNEL examines the stage where our national conflicts are enacted.
Recipes Galore: HILARY OSBORN follows through the creation of a cookbook by MARY BERRY. Roman Tales bV ALBERTO MORAVIA translated by ANGUS DAVIDSON abridged by DELIA PATON Read by Gavin Campbell 1: Don't Delve Too Deeply
(Music: Binge's Saxophone Concerto)
Editor WYN KNOWLES
Story: The Five Funny Men by MARY VAUGHAN JONES
Remember Me by JILL HYEM
Eagles Near the Carcase 6: Hubert
The news magazine presented by Robert Williams with PM's reporting team Editor DEREK LEWIS
Geoffrey Smith talks to Kenneth Ford about the week in his and your garden.
Producer KENNETH FORD BBC Manchester
5.55 medium only
Weather and programme news
Including Financial Report
Presented by Patrick Fyffe and George Logan with HERBERT SMITH and ROSALIE WILLIAMS
Written by MIKE CRAIG , LAWRIB KINSLEY and RON MCDONNELL Producer JAMES CASEY BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Wed 12.27 pm)
Cast for the week:
Script editor WILLIAM SMETHURST Producer TONY SHARYANE BBC Birmingham
Producer PADDY O'KEEFFE
June Knox-Mawer remembers the sights and sounds of the South Sea Islands where she once lived, and the stories and customs of the happy people who populate those tiny dots of land in the Pacific Ocean. Producer BRIAN COOK
BBC2 shares with Radio 4 in a simulaneous broadcast of a story in melody-rock.
Book and lyrics by Alan Plater
Music by Dave Greenslade
The adventures of a plumber's mate on a university campus. A place of dreaming spires-and aspiring dreams. with Chris Farlowe as Benny, Sonja Kristina as Maggie, Gaye Brown as Jo, 'the researcher' Richard Barnes as Simon, 'the boyfriend' Michael Aldridge as the Vice-Chancellor, Chic Murray as Chas, the Boilerman and Narrator Magnus Magnusson
Visiting lecturer Patrick Moore
Book and lyrics:
Jo, 'the researcher':
Simon, 'the boyfriend':
Chas, the Boilerman:
A journey in sound made at the annual Knowle Hill Steam Fair near Maidenhead, Berkshire, by Olive Jacobs. Producer MARLENE PEASE
Anthony Smith takes a sideways look at the Price of Life and Limb.
Presented by Paul Vaughan Producer RICHARD BANNERMAN
John Tusa reporting
Editor ALASTAIR OSBORNM
Private portraits of people. (Shortened version: Tues 11.35 am, medium only)
A Fearful Joy by JOYCE CARY
Read by Moira Lister (1) abridged in 15 parts by NEVILLE TELLER
Everybody agreed with Mrs Baskett that her baby was most remarkable, but they went away and said that Talutha Baskett was a very ordinarv child, and a rather plain girl with a mother so ill and feeble, a father so erratic.' Producer DAVID JOHNSTON
(Moira Lister is in ' Murder Among Friends' at the Comedy Theatre, London)
Weather report and forecast followed by an interlude