A selection of music for early-morning listening.
7.15 Apna Hi Ghar
For Asian listeners BBC Birmingham long wave onlu
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 wave only
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8.10 Sunday Papers long wave only
A weekly look at religious news at home and abroad. Presented by Clive Jacobs
Producer DAVID WINTER long wave only
MONTY MODLYN appeals on behalf of St Joseph's
Hospice, which specialises in terminal care and the rehabilitation of the handicapped.
"onations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed]long wave only
8.55 Weather; programme news
8.59 Continental Travel Information
by Alistair Cooke
from the English Presbyterian Church, Llandudno. Gwynedd Conducted by the Minister
THE REV J. CALVIN THOMAS
Hymns (from RCH): Praise the Lord, his glories show (359: Llanfair); King of glory, King of peace (364: Gwalchmai); son of God, eternal Saviour (454: Blaenwern)
Reading: Psalm 34, vv1-15 Organist
DR RALPH EDMONDSON
Conductor DORIS EDWARDS BBC Wales
Directed by MARC DECKER Producer
WILLIAM SMETHURST BBC Birmingham long wave only until 10.30
Introduced by June Knox -Mawer. who today meets Jenny and Ross who have both been married but now are learning to be single again.
starring Al Read withSUSANMAUGHAM
THE COUNTRYMEN. WOLF
Written by RONNIE TAYLOR ProducerBILLWORSLEY
John Hale invites P. J. Kavanagh and Jessica Mann to choose some pleasurable paperbacks.
Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
18.55 Weather; programme news .
with Gordon Clougn Editor DEREK LEWIS
Let Neil Landor. the BBC
Reference Library and other experts find the answer for you.
Producer NICK HUGHES
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Kenneth Ford invites
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTI 'S and PROFESSOR ALAN GEM MELL to answer questions which listeners have sent in By post BBC Manchester tTtpneatedj Wed 9.5 am) Inna wave only
The Ambassadors by HENRY JAMES , adapted for radio in two parts by D. G. BRIDSON. Part 2
Strether is learning to be young again and to open up to experience. But the imperious Mrs Newsome is determined that her son must be freed from the woman who has entrapped him and must return home as soon as possible. She sends out a new ' ambassador ': Chad's sister, Sarah Pocock, accompanied by her husband.
Directed by DAVID SPENSER
Lewis Lambert Strether:
Marie de Vionnet:
(Full details Wed 10.30 pm) long wave only
... or perhaps you know them as terns. We visit a sand-spit on the coast north of Aberdeen to look at a year in the life of these graceful birds.
Presented by Chris Lowell (Shortened version of a programme first broadcast on Radio Scotland) BBC Bristol
Of special interest to the visually handicapped. Cricket, Lovely Cricket
Peter White reports on an inter-club competition for blind players. Presented by David Scott Blackhall Producer THENA HESHEL long wave only
Brian Johnston recently visited Langport in Somerset
Producer SARAH PITT
BBC Bristol (Revised rpt of last Friday's broadcast) long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only
followed by Continental Travel Information
Are educational standards rising or falling? Barry Turner examines some of the current methods of assessing standards.
Fit the Fourth: It has been revealed to Arthur that the earth has been built by the Magratheans and run by mice. Meanwhile his companions have been suddenly confronted by something nasty (probably certain death). Starring
Special effects by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Written by Douglas ADAMS Producer GEOFFREY PERKINS
Ford Prefect/Deep Thought:
' One '/Bang-Bang/PA voice:
Sir John Gielgud talks to John Miller
4: One of Our More Promising Young Actors
' Katerina was a very lurid melodrama in which I was cast as a man of about 50 . . . I was very intense in It, and James Agate said, " Mr Gielgud is becoming one of our more promising young actors, but he shouldn't come up the stairs into the studio like one rising from the grave ".' Producer
ANTHONY GOLDSTONE (piano) BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA led by HUGH BRADLEY conductor
KARL ANTON RICKENBACHER Salnl-Saëns Piano Concerto No 2, in G
Schumann Symphony No 1, In B flat major (Spring) BBC Scotland
A dramatisation in six parts by Frederick Bradnum of the first three books of Anthony Powell's sequence of 12 novels.
The glittering 1920s, in its various ways, for each of four young men as they pass from public school, through university and into London society, it is a dazzling decade.
(Repeated: Tues 3.35)
Title music composed by:
Nicholas Jenkins, the narrator:
The young Nicholas:
Robert Hardy traces the chequered history of the highways of Britain - their centuries of neglect, their few short periods of splendour, the men who travelled them and the songs by which they will be remembered. With TIMOTHY BATESON
OLIVE GREGG , DAVID STRONG and the CHARLES YOUNG SINGERS
Devised and compiled by GERALD FROW
Producer JOHN DYAS
On the Feast of St Mary Magdalene
Devised and narrated by THE REV W. J. MILLIGAN MUSiC BBC SINGERS
I Only Cry When I'm On My Own by CHRIS HAWES
Sandra, a teenage girl, lives in a high-rise block of flats, is surrounded by violence and never cries - 'It's daft, isn't it, crying? ' However, Sandra is more complex than even she realises.
Directed by KAY PATRICK BBC Manchester
7.15 Educational Research followed by an interlude