LESLIE COTTINGTON and MARTIN SMALL
A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Gerald Priestland
6.55 Weather; programme news
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
with Norman Tozer
7.55 Weather; programme news
with Tony Lewis direct from Aintree, where this afternoon the world's greatest horse race, the £65,000 Sun Grand
National, is run over the four-and-a-half mile course. Meet the personalities; hear some of the off-beat stories and get the views of the racing experts.
Plus the rest of the news including a look ahead to this afternoon's University Boat Race and from Kingston DON MOSEY reports on England's match with Jamaica. A Radio Sport and OB production
Introduced by Bernard Falk with help from NIGEL COOMBS and ERIC TOBITT
Producer JENNY MARSHALL Editor IRENE MALLIS
John Ardagh reviews the weekly magazines.
Producer WALTER WALLICH
Robert Carvel views the past week through the eyes of backbench MPS.
Producer JOSHUA ROZENBERG
New Every Morning, page 102* 0 splendour of God's glory bright (BBC HR
409); Psalm 100; Matthew 25. vv 14-30 (AV); God of mercy (BBC HB 455)
Presenter Louise Botting 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)
MONEY MATTERS: p 81
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 John Junkin endeavour to prevent each other from talking for Just a Minute on this or that.
Devised by IAN MESSITER Producer DAVID HATCH
(Repeated: Mon 7.20 pm)
12.55 Weather: programme news
The Rt Hon Roy Jenkins Dr Janet Morgan Michael Clayton and Tony Mariow , MP
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Pat Morris , Tony Soper and Jim Flegg ponder over Wildlife questions.
Presented by Derek Jones Producer ANNE BLAIR GOULD BBC Bristol
by EDITH WHARTON (3)
(Details: Tuesday 3.2 pm)
Barry Norman examines the state of the world's film industry.
A Radio News production by JOHN ALLEN long wave only
I'm challenging the idea that a local authority can be a good parent, or should be.
(MARGARET MCKAY )
For vast numbers of children, public care is in limbo; sometimes family ties are severed, accidentally and unnecessarily; at other times children linger in dangerous circumstances, emotional or physical. Widely differing cases have caused notoriety.
Graham Fawcett examines the uncertainty which plagues social work with children at risk, and hears about pioneering methods and about the tragedies. This documentary includes a unique interview with the Director of Social Services for the London borough recently in the headlines because of the death of little Lucy Gates.
Producer LOUISE PURSLOW long wave only
Jenny Pitman , horse trainer
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A series of four programmes looking at community life in different contrasting areas of Wales
A village in the heart of Dyfed where the old way of life has altered greatly - but where many of the newcomers seeking ' the good life ' try hard to identify with the local scene.
Compiled and produced by HERBERT WILLIAMS BBC Wales long wave only
An irreverently critical look back at the news. long wave only
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The rock singer,
Gary Glitter , who has several gold discs to his credit and is. at the moment. making anothercomeback, talks candidly about his experiences to ROY PLOMLEY and chooses eight records. Producer DEREK DRESCHER (Repeated: Fri 9.5 am)
Part of this interview will be shown in Arena on BBC2 at 11.0 pm)
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations.
Music by INSTANT SUNSHINE Producer MICHAEL EMBER
Richard Baker presents a blend of musical entertainment on record. Producer RAY ABBOTT
(Repeated: Wed 11.5 am)
The Rundle Gibbet A new comedy by PETER TERSON with Haydn Jones as Francis and June Barrie as Mrs Haydock
Francis, a retired journalist, decides he has a moral duty to expose local corruption in his own newspaper!
Read all about it!
Females shoot for Bull. There is in this town a team of feather-flexing arrow throwers who go on a dart-hunting rampage every Monday night. Read all about it! Local dentist draws gold every time he draws teeth. Oral racket revealed in Rundle Gibbet. The town council that sells itself to the biggest contractor. Read all about it!'
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN. BBC Bristol (Repeated: Mon 3.2 pm)
Faker, the auctioneer:
Felix, the solicitor/Dr Parker:
Some Social and Political Aspects of British Popular Songs
1: The Eastern Question A new series of six programmes narrated by Andrew Faulds with Thelma Whiteley and John Hollis
Singers: CHARLES YOUNG,
PAT WHITMORE , TED DARLING , JOHN GOWER and THE
CHARLES YOUNG SINGERS
Written and produced by CHARLES CHILTON
(Repeated: Mon 11.5 am)
Evening prayers led by Canon Peter Firth BBC Bristol
are Alan and Dave Sealey. In this, the third of four programmes they ask the question. ' what's in a name? ' and introduce us to Matilda, Dolly, Billy and Jemima.
Producer MIKE CRAIG BBC Manchester
In four programmes, Ion Trewin presents a series of portraits of the creators of the Clubland Heroes - heroes who are still often portrayed in the cinema and on television and were the forerunners of James Bond.
3: ' Sapper
Producer JOHN KNIGHT (Revised repeat)
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude
12.15-12.23' am Shipping forecast: inshore forecast