A panel game whose unruly members are occasionally kept in disorder by the Chairman Nicholas Parsons and in which
Kenneth Williams Clement Freud
Derek Nimmo and Rob Buckman endeavour to prevent each other from talking for just a minute on this - or that.
DeWsed by IAN MESSITER Producer DAVID HATCH
12.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only
Introduced by Sue
MacGregor Guest of the Week:
Christopher Hogwood , Director of the Academy of Ancient Music
Any Other Business: JANET COHEN reviews some of the more domestic issues recently raised at Westminster.
Reading Your Letters.
Amsterdam in May: attracted TONY BARNFIELD for a weekend away... Greek Fire (5) long wave only
by Philip Hayes
[Starring] Richard Pasco as Robert, Barbara Leigh-Hunt as Morwenna and Iain Cuthbertson as Sir Alec
Archaeologist Robert Varley is disillusioned with his life's work. He has begun to wonder 'What is the point of digging up broken vases from the past?' Also his marriage to social worker Morwenna has begun to lose its excitement. Then, one night when they are cut off by a snow blizzard, they receive a visit from another archaeologist, a grand old man and eccentric who humours Robert into looking at life and death from another angle.
Introit: Hail, glorious spirits (Tye)
Responses (John Bertalot ) Office hymn: The highest and the holiest place (a and m Rev 545)
Psalms: 73, 74 (Goss Barnby)
Canticles (Smart in F)
Readings (AV): Ezekiel 1, vv 4-5, 26-28; Colossians 2, v 20 to 3, v 4
Anthem: God is gone up (Finzi)
Hymn: Rejoic. the Lord is King! (A and M Rev 216)
Organist Master of the Choristers
Assistant organist RONALD FROST
A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SIIRYANE
John Amis and Frank Muir 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)
Derek Robinson chairs the weekly phone-in discussion and invites you to exchange views with guests who influence your lives and attitudes.
Producers MICHAEL GANDON and JANE MARSHALL BBC Birmingham
Lines open from 6.30 pm
investigates and analyses current events and issues, at home and abroad, with reports from STEVE BRAD-SHAW and DAVID HENSHAW. Presenter
Producer STUART SIMON Editor COLIN ADAMS BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Thurs 11.5 am)
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