Dave Arthur travels to Sussex to meet Gilbert Sareeant , who has had a variety of jobs during the last 92 years: sparrow scarer, rabbit catcher, postboy, carter, chauffeur and water bailiff, being just a few. Producer NICK HUGHES long wave only
of the Family
Uncle David Jason settles down for a cosy half-hour with Sheila Steafel
Gordon Clyde , Jon Glover Music by DAVE COOKE
Lyrics by ALISTAIR BEATON Script by COLIN BOSTOCK -SMITH, ANDY HAMILTON. GUY JENKIN, RORY MCGRATH , MARTIN BERGMAN , BRIAN BETHELL , CHRIS STRATFORD and DAVE MORLEY.
Producer JIMMY MULVILLE
12.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only
with Sue MacGregor
Romantic Fiction Competition: PAT MCLOUGHLIN reports on the results of the Woman's Weekly competition. to find some new romantic novelists.
Talking Point - opinions and ideas....
Here and Now: Richard JAMESON came out of mental hospital to face the world again.
Advance Australia Fairt? : Melbourne is the third largest Greek-speaking city in the world. JUDY GRAHAM uncovers multicultural Australia. Greek Fire (11) long wave only until 2.45
Corpy Compo by DAVID R. ROBERTS
The Evans family is having a run of bad luck. Dad and one son are out of work and the other son is on strike. Alison is having a rough time at school and then Mam has her accident. As far as Dad's concerned it's all the Corporation's fault and he's going to do something about it,
Directed by TONY CLIFF BBC Manchester
Mademoiselle Rambert by PADDY BATESON
Read by Denys Hawthorne ' The meal was over. We settled in comfortable chairs. Cora was relating the escape she'd had when a flying-bomb had landed near our Kensington flat. " But perhaps this shocks you, Mam'zelle ", she said apologetically. " Oh, no, Madame ", Mademoiselle Rambert replied, " I, too, have been very close to death ...death by firing-squad ".'
Producer JUDITH ELLIOTT BBC Northern Ireland
(Repeated: Fri 1.40 pm) Written by MARY CUTLER Cast for the week:
A double-bill of extracts from favourite opera and ballet. Introduced by Ian Wallace Part 1
Wagner Prelude to Act 3 (Lohengrin): AMSTERDAM CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA conducted by BERNARD HAITINK
Verdi Aria : O tu che in seno angeli (La forza del destino, Act 3)
CARLO BERGONZI (tenor)
ORCHESTRA OF ST CECILIA, ROME, conducted by GIANANDREA GAVAZZENI
Minkus Ballet: La Bayadere (excerpts)
LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
Mozart Finale of Act 1 (Don Giovanni)
VIENNA STATE OPERA CHORUS
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA conducted by KARL BÖHM
Meyerbeer Coronation March (Le prophete)
NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC orchestra, conducted by LEONARD BERNSTEIN
Verdi Aria : Celeste Aida (Aida. Act 1)
PLACIDO DOMINGO (tenor) NEW PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA, conducted by RICCARDO MUTI
Tchaikovsky Ballet: Swan Lake (Act 4)
ORCHESTRA, conducted by RICHARD BONYNGE
Puccini Love Duet (Madame Butterfly. Act 1)
LUCIANO PAVAROTTI (tenor) MIRELLA FRENI (soprano) VIENNA PHILHARMONIC orchestra, conducted by HERBERT VON KARA. TAN gramophone records
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