Producers KEN POLLOCK and LESLIE COTTINGTON
A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent, Gerald Priestland
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A weekly review of the agricultural scene.
Producer KEN POLLOCK BBC Birmingham
with Norman Tozer
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As winter and summer sports continue to merge, Tony Lewis introduces the magazine programme that takes a look at both.
Featuring a look ahead to this afternoon's SCOTLAND V ENGLAND Home International; the latest British Lions tour news and cricket.
Plus the rest of the up-to-date news at home and abroad. 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: a report on a holiday for would-be cowboys on a ranch in Arizona, USA
Producer DEBORAH CHRISTIE Editor ROGER MACDONALD
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Ann Leslie reviews the weekly magazines.
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Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with Geoffrey Smith
Producer JOSHUA ROZENBERG Book, The BBC Guide to Parliament, £4.50, from bookshops long- wave only
New Every Morning, page 50; Breathe on me (BBC HB 148); Psalm 89; Romans 8, vv 1-11 (RSV); Lift up your heads (BBC HB 178)
Prayer book, New Every Morning, £1.75, from bookshops
Margaret Howard presents her selection of extracts from BBC programmes. long wave only from 11.20
A report on this month's session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Presenter John Sergeant Producer
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Presenter Louise Botting Radio's key to the ever-present problem of how to get the best from your money. Whether it concerns a mortgage or an insurance policy, an investment bond or a bank loan. a tax dispute or a social security squabble - Money Box gets the answers from the people in the know.
A Financial World Tonight production
(Repeated; Mon 10.2 am)
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' I find life enormously exciting. I'm a terrific optimist and I always think something even more exciting is just around the corner - and I look forward to it.'
Sir Fitzroy Maclean , writer and former diplomat, soldier and mp, talks about his life and work to Sue MacGregor.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Mon 10.30 pm)
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Malcolm Muggeridge Lady Barnett Ann Mallatieu Lord Melchett
Chairman David Jacobs
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers?, Thursday
4.15, to: Any Answers?, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR
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Lady Barnett Ann
'If I try singing under the bath water my voice is lost in gtug-glugs. How do whales manage to make their sounds beneath the sea? '
The team immerses itself in some more of your wildlife questions.
Introduced by Derek Jones
Questions to: Wildlife, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR long wave only
by CHARLES DICKENS dramatised in ten episodes by BETTY DAVIES starring and 4: The Stranger
Arthur Clennam had come to attach to Little Dorrit an interest so peculiar - an interest that removed her from, while it grew out of, the common and coarse things surrounding her - that he found it disappointing, disagreeable, almost painful, to suppose her in love with young Mr Chivery in the backyard. or any such person. and Directed by JANE MORGAN (Repeated: Tues 3.15 pm) (Selina Cadell is a National Theatre player) long wave only
Mr F's Aunt:
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Introduced by Bill Breekon 4: Making the Best of It
From kitchen-style cooking to factory-style processing, the aim is the same - to make the best of the raw materials. But how successful are we? (First broadcast on R3)
Book, (same title), £2.75, from bookshops long wave only
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followed by Continental Travel Information
Earl Hines , jazz pianist
(Repeated: Friday 9.5 am)
Musical interlude by JEREMV NICHOLAS
Producer MICHAEL EMBER
(Repeated: Sun 11.15 pm)
Stephen MacDonald describes the spell cast on him by Homer's arena, where Alexander stood at the start of his Persian campaign, and where civilisations later, half-a-million men were to be killed during the Gallipoli fighting.
Producer STEWART CONN
(First broadcast on Radio Scotland)
A comedy and a philosophy by BERNARD and John Tanner finds himself entrapped by the wiles of a very vital ' new woman Ann Whitefield. The loquacious Tanner is also the mouthpiece for many aspects of Shaw's own ' philosophy not only on the relationship between men and women and the enslavement of marriage but on society in general.
Directed by JOHN TYDEMAN
(The Doctor's Dilemma, is on Monday at 3.2 pm)
An account of the life and achievement of the Quaker reformer. Elizabeth Fry (1780-1845), based on a new biography by JUNE ROSE
'I am a dissipated, idle, contemptible, fine lady ... I desire " to do justly, love mercy and walk humbly with my God", but none can know until they are tried the extreme difficulty of doing right.' (ELIZABETH FRY) ' She is very unpopular with the clergy; examples of living virtue disturb our repose and give birth to distressing comparisons; we long to burn her alive.' (SYDNEY SMITH) with Elizabeth Bell as Elizabeth Fry
John Pullen as Narrator and EVE KARPF. AMANDA MURRAY , JOHN BOTT. BRIAN CARROLL and JOHN CHURCH Written by JUNE ROSE
Producer ANNE HOWELLS
An evening meditation led by COLIN SEMPER
Christopher Hogwood investigates Haydn's London Symphonies, choosing in particular the ' Surprise ' symphony.
Producer PATRICK LAMBERT gramophone records
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude
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