Northanger Abbey by JANE AUSTEN
Read in 15 parts by Joanna David
' Catherine Morland had reached the age of 17 without having seen one amiable youth who could (all forth her sensibility. This was strange indeed! But when a young lady is to be a heroine, something must and will happen to throw a hero in her way.'
1: Imitation to Bath
Producer JENYTII WORSLEY
Some of the poetry requested by listeners. Presented by Charles Tomlinson
Readers WILLIAM SQUIRE and JANET CLARK
Producer BRIAN PATTEN BBC Bristol
Requests: Poetry Please!, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR long wave only
(William Squire is in , The Streets of London ' at Her Majesty's Theatre, London)
Introduced by Sue MacGregor
Sounds Mouthwatering (7): MARY BURRY demonstrates the art of making soups. Dear Father Christmas: FRANK DELANEY and BETTY ROOT suggest some books for your children's Christmas stocking.
Four-part Fellowship: BOB PRIZEMAN spent a day with Barbershoppers studying at their annual harmony college.
The Opportunity of a Lifetime by EMMA SMITH abridged in 15 instalments by ELIZABETH BRADBURY
Read by PENELOPE LEE (10) Editor WYN KNOWLES long wave only
JEFFREY ARCHERS novel dramatised for radio in seven parts by BETTY DAVIES and Narrator Jeffrey Archer 6: Oxford
The first part of Stephen Bradley 's scheme tq retrieve part of the' million dollars he and three other men have lost to the unscrupulous American millionaire Harvey Metcalfe has gone according to plan. The, second part is more complicated and involves all four men ' dressing up '. and ROBIN BAILEY as Harold Macmillan
Directed by GLYN DEARMAN
(Repeated: Thurs 10.2am) (Francis Matthews is in Middle Age Spread', the Apollo Theatre , London)
with Harvey Metcalfe:
Jean Pierre Lamanns:
Lord James BrigSley:
The Slaves of Solitude dramatised by WILLIAM Fox from the novel by PATRIC*.HAMILTON" and Late 1943. No end of the war is in sight, but into the worfd of rationing and austerity something vital begins to intrude for a group of lonely boarding-house residents. Strange voices in the blackout, strange uniforms in the pubs'. The Americans are taking over and beginning, dramatically, to affect the lives of vulnerable Miss Roach, that atrocious old bully Mr Thwaites. and .the devious Miss Kugel. mann.
Directed by JOHN CARDY
with Miss Roach:
Lt Dayton Pike:
US Majbr/Ambulance driver:
Earlier this year, four of Britain's leading humorists packed their bags for very different and far-flung corners of the world which they were visiting for the first time. Tonight Richard Stilgoe unwraps some of his duty-free first impressions of Down Under.
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