A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Gerald Pricslland
6.55 Weather; programme news
A weekly review
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
with Norman Tozer
7.55 Weather; programme new4
Tony Lewis's magazine programme of sport. This week featuring
Football: the start of the Home Internationals with ENGLAND Visiting NORTHERN IRELAND and wales at home to SCOTLAND. A look ahead to the whole series. Golf: a look behind the scenes at the Martini
International which has attracted big names to Wentworth.
Plus the Australian
Cricketers first match,
Rugby Union and racing. A Radio Sport and on production
Introduced by Frank Delaney with help from nigel COOMBS and ERIC tobitt taking a critical look at the holiday travel and leisure scene.
Producer JENNY MARSHALL Editor IRENE MALLIS
For information sheet* send a large sae to: Breakaway [address removed]
Michael Watts , of the Sunday Express, looks at the weekly magazines. their views on the news and the special interests they reflect.
Matthew Coady views the past week through the eyes of backbench mps. Producer ELLIE UPDALE
New Every Morning, p 9; Immortal, invisible (BBC iib 10); Canticle 6, pt 1; Luke 12. vv 22-31 (RSV); All creatures of our God and King (BBC HB 2)
with Margaret Howard
Editor PADDY O'KKKFFE
Presenter Louise Sotting Radio's key to the ever-present problem of how to get the best from your money.
A Financial World Tonight production
A panel game whose unruly members are occasionally kept in disorder by the chairman Nicholas Parsons and in which
Kenneth Williams Clement Freud Peter Jones and Aimi Macdonald endeavour to prevent each other from talking for Just a Minute.
Devised by IAN MESSITER Producer DAVID HATCH
(Repeated: Mon 6.30 pm)
12.55 Weather; programme news
Lord Soper Antony Hopkins Baroness Phillips and Sir Horace Culler
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Lord Soper Antony
A discussion prompted by your wildlife questions.
You Can't Fight City Hall, Bren by PAM VALENTINE
Alan is married to
Brenda and he has a widowed mum.
Sometimes he feels he's between the frying pan and the fire. And sometimes, in calmer moments, he feels that's putting it mildly.
Directed by JOHN CARDY
James Long reports on the gold monopoly.
Poetry requested by listeners. Presented by P. J. Kavanagh
Readers HUGH BURDEN and DOUGLAS LEACH
Producer BRIAN PATTEN BBC Bristol
Have you heard the one about ... In the first of two follow-up programmes to the Folktales series,
Toni Arthur introduces tales, traditional and modern, told bv listeners from all parts of the British Isles, reassuring us that. even in the 80s, the art of story-telling lives on. Research by ROSY voss Written by DAVE ARTHUR
Producer DANIEL SNOWMAN long wave only
A personal portrait long wave only
A magazine of special interest to the disabled. Presenter Marilyn Alan Editor MARLENE PEASE long wave only
' It's a little bit like arriving in a new posting and having to get to know what the important things are. But it's enormously satisfying in my 60th year to be at the beginning of a new career and surrounded by the young. One couldn't ask for better.' Daphne Park , retired diplomat and principal of Somerville College, Oxford, talks to Sue MacGregor . Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester long wave only
An irreverently critical look back at the news. long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; programme news: long wave only
Sir John Gielgud , the actor
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations. Music by JEREMY NICHOLAS
Producer MICHAEL EMBER
Richard Baker presents a blend of musical entertainment on record, mixing the well-loved with the less-familiar, and occasionally including the spoken word.
Producer RAY ABBOTT
by David Hopkins
In a small village in Derbyshire a religious sect called The Giving People has established its headquarters. The villagers' reaction to them is strangely hostile, a hostility which appears to find expression in sudden violence.
(Repeated: Mon 3.2 pm)
A portrait by Philip Thody of Simone de
Beauvoir - prize-winning novelist, militant left-wing intellectual. radical feminist and now, in her 70s one of the most distinguished living
French women. The title of the programme comes from her famous study, The Second Sex. With recorded contributions from SIMONI: DE BEAUVOIR, GISELE HALIHI , LOUISE WEISS , COLETTE AUDRY , BENOlTE GROULT,
ALAIN DE BENOlT, PROFESSOB LEJEUNE, EVA FIGES and DIANA LEONARD. Readers
DAPHNE OXENFORD , ROSALIND KNIGHT , MARLENE SIDAWAY and RUSSELL DIXON Producer
STANLEY WILLIAMSON BBC Manchester
' Lord, I have experienced death recently , .. '
Saturday evening prayen on the theme of bereavement, led by Paul Cobley.
John Peel invites you to share his enjoyment in recalling the words, music and people that have tickled his sense of humour. Producer BRIAN COOK
Edward Greenfield makes his choice of recently released classical records. Producer ANDREW MUSSETT (First broadcast on World Service)
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude