Presenters Brian Redhead and John Timpson including at
6.45* Prayer for the Day With THE REV IAN GATFORD
7.0. 8.0 Today's News
Read by LAURIE MACMILLAN
7.30, 8.30 News headlines
7.45' Thought for the Day
A panel game whose unruly members are occasionally kept in disorder by Chairman Nicholas Parsons and in which Kenneth Williams Clement Freud Peter Jones and Derek Nimnio endeavour to prevent each other from talking for iust a minute on this -or that. Devised by IAN MESSITER
Producer DAVID HATCH
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Introduced by Sue
MacGregor Guest of the Week: Sir Henry Marking , Chairman of the British Tourist Authority.
Reading Your Letters.
An American Writer-Historian: BARBARA W. TUCH-MAN, the author of A Distant Mirror, who tonight gives the Jefferson Lecture at Guildhall in London.
Entertaining at Home: EVELYN ROSE offers advice to aspiring hostesses, 3: Dressing it Up
A Promise Unfulfilled!: ALISON LEIGH talks to perfumer MICHAEL CROFTS. Never Cry Wolf (6) long wave only
A Gifted Child by PETER TlNNISWOOD
Aged two, Curtis read the papers from cover to cover. Aged three, he took The barometer apart. Aged five, his teacher said he was a genius and he baffled and worried his parents. Aged ten, he changed their lives....
Directed by TONY CLIFF BBC Manchester
from St George 's Church, Hanover Square, London Introit: Let my prayer (John Blow)
Responses (William Smith ) Psalms: 148, 149, 150 (Stanford)
First Lesson: Exodus 33 Canticles: St John 's Service (Howells)
Second Lesson: St Luke 2. vv 41-52
Anthem: Like as the hart (Howells)
Director of Music DENYS BARLOW
Organist SIMON LINDLEY
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE John Amis and Frank Mulr challenge Ian Wallace and Denis Norden
In the Chair Steve Race Questions compiled by STEVE RACE. Executive producer BOBBY JAYE
(Repeated: Fri 12.27 pm)
Being the ponderous pedallings of Tom Vernon from Muswell Hill to the Mediterranean and what befell him in the land of the French.
Part the Fifth (of 6): The French Liver and its Uses How our Hero was Brought to the Water but Ref.ased to Drink; Machies for Manipulating Humans and One for Removing the Skin of a Pig; The Rustling of the Wind in the Forest of Dried Sausages; and a Chance Encounter with a Fisherman.
Producer joy HATWOOD
Derek Robinson chairs the first in a new series of phone-in discussions.
Each week he invites you te exchange views with his guests who directly influence your lives and attitudes.
Producers PETER WINDOWS and JANE MARSHALL BBC Birmingham
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investigates and analyses current events and issues, at home and abroad, with reports from STEVE BRAD-SHAW, DAVID HENSHAW and ERIC ROBSON. Presenter
Producer MAX EASTERMAN Editor COLIN ADAMS BBC Manchester
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