Market prices and intelligence. the weather, and what's new for farmers Producers KEN POLLOCK and LESLIE COTTINGTON
with Gerald Priestland
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Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
Norman Tozer with how to get the best value for your hard-earned cash,
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As summer and winter sports merge Tony Lewis takes a different look at the major and minor issues affecting events at home and abroad.
Today featuring the Home International football championship - WALES v ENGLAND and a look back to last night's opening game. NORTHERN IRELAND V SCOTLAND. Plus CHRIS REA from Durban on the British Lions tour so far. A Radio Sport and OB production
from routine with Bernard Falk , intrepid reporters and enthusiasts with ideas on ways and means of spending your leisure hours, including today:
Hearing about a day out in the Cotswolds with a chance to go down on the farm with the family.
DIY advice: TONY WILKINS Producer JENNY MARSHALL Editor ROGER MACDONALD long wave only
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Ann Leslie reviews the weekly magazines.
Producer WALTER WALLICH long wave only
with Geoffrey Smith
Producer JOSHUA ROZENBERG long wave only
New Every Morning, page 122: Let saints on earth (BBC HB 249): Canticle 10: Colossians 1, vv 21-27 (av); Light's abode (BBC HB 250)
with Margaret Howard long wave only from 11.20
The whole pattern of television in Britain might soon be changed if European companies start using satellites to beam programmes across the Channel.
John Spicer reports.
A Radio News production by RICHARD ANTHONY BAKER long wave only
Presenter Louise Bolting Radio's key to the ever-present problem of how to get the best from your money. A financial World Tonight production
(Repeated; Mon 10.2 am)
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Sue MacGrogor goes to Cumbria to talk to
Professor Sir Fred Hoyle , astronomer and science fiction writer, about his life and work.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Mon 10.30 pm)
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The Rt Hon.lo Grimond. Mr Professor Laurence Martin Russell Braddon Ann Taylor , MP
Chairman David Jacobs
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? Thursday
4.15, to: Any Answersf, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Derek Jones in the chair long wave only
by CHARLES DICKENS dramatised in ten episodes by BETTY DAVIES starring and 3: Of Love and Lovers
" From the unhappy suppression of my youngest days, through the rigid and unloving home that followed them, through my departure, my long exile, my return, my mother's welcome, my intercourse with her since. down to the afternoon of this day with poor Flora," said Arthur Clennam. " what have I found? His door was softly opened and these spoken words startled him, and came as if they were an answer: " Little Dorrit ".' with and With ELIZABETH RIDER ,
ADRIAN EGAN , MARTIN FRIEND, BRIAN HAINES and GORDON REID
MARY NASH (piano)
Directed by JANE MORGAN (Repeated: Tues 3.15 pm) long wave only
(Selina Cadell is a National Theatre player)
join Radio 3 long wave only
Introduced by Bill Breckon
3: How Natural is Natural? What sorts of things get added to our food - at home and in the factory? What effect do they have on our health?
(First broadcast on Radio3) long wave only
Book, (same title), £2.75, from bookshops
An irreverently critical look back at the week's news with Bill Wallis , David Tate
Jon Glover. Sheila Steafel and THE DAVID FIRMAN TRIO long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
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Lord Denning, Master of the Rolls
(Repeated: Friday 9.5 am)
Unpredictable and often animated table-talk that is meant to arouse or to amuse and yet it occasionally manages only to annoy.
Musical interlude by JEREMY NICHOLAS
Producer MICHAEL EMBER
(Repeated: Sun 11.15 pm)
with Richard Baker
(Repealed: Wed 11.5 am)
The death from natural causes of a Foreign Office official believed to have been flirting with the extreme right wing and the discovery of some Special Branch secret files in the headquarters of an extreme left-wing organisation surely have nothing in common. However, as the two investigations develop they become strangely and inextricably linked. What is the connection?
(Repeated: Mon 3.15 pm)
Det Insp Marti:
Det Insp Moore:
Det Supt Hunter:
Det Insp Miles:
Head of Records:
On 29 December 1977. the process began of telling 110 members of Syndicate 762 that the group had been stopped from doing any more business in the Lloyd's insurance market, leaving them personally liable for its debts, which now exceed £20-million. And so began an affair with consequences no one foresaw at the time, consequences both for men facing personal ruin, and for the legendary institution of Lloyd's itself. Mary Goldring investigates an affair strewn with law-suits. recrimination, and a certain grim courage... Producer TOM READ
An evening meditation led by FR WILLIE MCDADt :
Robin Ray explores his favourite opera. Puccini's La Bohcme. Producer
CHRISTINE HARDWICK gramophone records
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude