7.15 Apna III Ghar Samajhiye
BBC Birmingham long wave only
7.45 Bells long wave only
7.50 Sunday Reading
RONALD FARROW reads from A Severe Mercy by SHELDON VANAUKEN long wave only
7.55 Weather; programme news: long wavc only
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8.16 Sunday Papers long wavc only
A weekly look at religious news at home and abroad. Presented by (live Jacobs Producer DAVID WINTER long wave only
THE RT HON GEORGE THOMAS mp, appeals on behalf of the Blood Research Fund which is establishing a Blood Research Fellowship and promoting research and education in blood disorders.
Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]long wave only
8 55 Weather; programme news and Continental Travel Information
9.10 Sunday Papers long wave only
by Alistair Cooke
long leave only
from Melton Mowbray Methodist Church
Conducted hy the Minister, THE REV EDGAR NICHOLSON
Hymns (MHB): Christ, whose glory fills the skies
(924); Jesu. thou joy of loving hearts (109); Fill thou my life (604); Thou God of truth and love (716)
Gospel: Matthew 19. VT 16-26
Organist W. D. TOWERS BBC Birmingham long wave only
Omnibus edition Producer
WILLIAM SMETHURST BBC Birmingham long wave only until 10.30
Introduced by June Knox-Mawer, who today talks to Edward Blishen and Alec McCowen who have both written books about their fathers; and also presents some of the close-ups, long-shots and wide-angled views expressed in the weekday programme.
starring Peter Brough and Anhie Andrews
With BERNARD BRESSLAW DICK EMERY
Written by RONALD CHES-NEY. RONALD WOLFE and MARTY FELDMAN
Producer JACQUES BROWN
(first broadcast in March 1959)
Charles Causley and Amanda Theunlsseii choose some pleasurahlc paperbacks.
Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
12.55 Weather; programme news
with Gordon Clough Editor DERUK LEWIS
Let Neil Landor and the BBC Reference Library and other experts find the answer to your query. Producer NICK HUGHES
Questions, on a postcard, to: Enquire Within, BBC. London WIA 4WW
1.55 Shipping forecast lony wave only
visits London where members of the Chiswick Horticultural Society put their questions to FRED LOADS BILL SOWERBUTTS and PROFESSOR ALAN GEMMELL Questionmaster KEN FORD
BBC Manchester (Repeated: Wed 9.5 am) loti wave only
The Year of the Great Betrayal by ELIZABETH TROOP
STELLA: I don't suffer from the great 30s Depression nostalgia. There's plenty to be done now.
HARGREAVES: In Chiswick? In the City?
A mother takes her teenage son on a rare visit to her divorced father, once an ambitious Labour politician. 1931 was the year of her birth, but to him the year of political betrayal.
Directed by RICHARD WORTI. EY
(First broadcast 111 1977) long wave only
with as Stella Barrett:
as Charles Barrett:
as David Barrett:
as Mr Hargreaves:
Man on train:
details seeWed 10.30) long wave only
Everything from saplings and streams to snails John Crothers shows us over his patch in this Radio Nature Trail from the heart of the Brcndon Hills
Introduced by Derek Jones Producer BRIAN LEITH BBC Bristol
A New Kind of Alphabet
A report on the Fishburne Alphabet invented by an American engineer to help blind people who cannot read Braille. Presented by David Scolt Blaekhall Producer THENA NESUEL long wave only
Brian Johnston recently visited Church Stretton in Shropshire
Producer ANTHONY SMITH BBC Bristol
(Revised repeat of last Friday's broadcast) long ware only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only
followed hv Continental Travel Information
David Perrin surveys the battlefield.
(Details Monday 11.0 ami
Fit the second: After being saved from certain death during the demolition of the earth, Arthur Dent now faces a hopeless choice between meeting certain death in the vacuum of space or finding something pleasant to say about Vogon poetry. Starring
Special effects by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Written by DOUGLAS ADAMS Producer GEOFFREY PERKINS
as Arthur Dentwith:
as Ford Prefect:
as Zaphod Beebleox:
as Vogon Captain:
as Vogon Guard and:
Sir John Giclgud talks to John Miller about his life in the theatre.
2: Why Don't I Go On the Staget
' I was 17 - and I went to Lady Benson's little school. She was an admirable teacher and a very pungent, witty woman, not a good actress herself.'
Producer JOHN POWELL
BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, leader RAYMOND OVENS conducted by JOHN LUBBOCK Dvorak Symphonic Variations
Sibelius Symphony No 6, in D minor
by GEORGE MEREDITH adapted for radio in seven parts by D. G. BRIDSON with James Aubrey Anthony Newland š Sebastian Shaw Gwen Watford
6: The Road to the Isle
Harry survives an assault made on him by footpads and finds out from a friend why they attacked him. He seeks convalescence in a quiet place and discovers himself to be part of a trap laid for an unsuspecting victim,
Directed bv JOHN CARDY
(Repeated: Tuesday 3.35) (Gwen Wotford is in ' Bodies ' at the Ambassa dora Theatre, London)
Frau von Dittmarsch:
An impression of the life and work ofW. R. Rodgers Written and introduced by John Miller
Reader DENYS HAWTHORNE Producer MOORE WASSON BBC Northern Ireland
Devised and narrated by THE RT REV W. J. WESTWOOD. Bishop of Edmonton. Music BBC SINGERS
by Alan Wells
A series of plays for late-night listening.
'It's not as it you'll be doing anything out of the ordinary. It's what you do night after night, not for one man but for scores of them. Just don't try and get clever, that's all.'
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude