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7.15 Apna Hi
Ghar Samajhiye : long wave only
7.45 Bells: long wave only
7.50 The Shape of God
DEACONESS SHELAGH BROWN. (John 14, w 1-12) long wave only
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Presenter Michael Cooke Producer ROGER HUTCHINGS BBC Manchester long wave only
HARRY SECOMBE appeals on behalf of the Kidney
Research Unit for Wales Foundation, which works to provide funds for the treatment of kidney disease and research into its prevention and cure. Donations, preferably by crossed PO or cheque, to: Harry Secombe , Kidney Research Unit for Wales Foundation, [address removed] long wave only
8.55 Weather: programme news
by Alistair Cooke
A Mass for the Fifth
Sunday of Easter from the Roman Catholic Church of St Mary Magdalen, Ipswich
Celebrant and Preacher FR ANTHONY SKETCH
Choirmaster and guitarist MARTIN KELLY. Assistant guitarist JOE MCSORLEY
Choir of the Parish School St Pancras' Primary School
Readings: Acts 6, vv 1-7; 1 Peter 2, vv 4-9; John 14. vv 1-12
Hymns from the Celebration Hymnal: Entry: Sing people of God (282): Gloria: Glory to God (89) (Soloist: ROSSANA LABELLA );
Offertory: Take my hands (296): Communion: My
Cod loves me (205); Lord Jesus Christ (179);
Recessional: Give me joy (84). BBC Birmingham
Omnibus edition. Directed by ANTON GILL. Producer WILLIAM SMETHURST
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Introduced by June Knox -Mawer who talks to Honor Wyatt. journalist and broadcaster, and her rock musician son Robert - like mother, like son?: plus
Woman's Hour highlights.
by J. R R. TOLKIEN (11)
(Details: Wed 10.30 pm)
1 Why do my cakes always split on top? ' ' How can I make brawn more tasty? ' ' Is there a foolproof way of making lemon cheese? ' In the first of seven programmes
Michael Smith invites listeners' questions on any aspect of food and drink.
Tackling the problems with him this week are Mary Berry ,
Francis Coulson and Evelyn Rose Producer GILLIAN hush BBC Manchester
12.55 Weather: programme news
Presenter Gordon Clougll Editor DEREK LEWIS
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
visits South Humberside where members of the Brigg and District
Horticultural Society put questions to Clay Jones Bill Sowerbutts and Professor Alan Gemmell Questionmaster Ken Ford BBC Manchester
The Echoing Grove by ROSAMOND LEHMANN dramatised by ELSPETH SANDYS with Janet Suzman Susan Engel
Christopher Casenove and Maureen O'Brien
Two sisters met in order to be reconciled after 15 years. Various ghosts lay between them and not least the ghost of Rickie - husband of Madeleine and lover of Dinah.
Directed by JANE MORGAN
6: Poland v England
Poland: Anthony Quinton (chairman) with Karol Malcuzynski
(journalist and politician) and Dr Janusz Stefanowlcz (editor of the Catholic Weekly Universe)
England: Gordon Clough (chairman) with Irene Thomas and John Julius Norwich * Question researcher CHRISTOPHER WEBB
Producer TREVOR BILL BBC Manchester long wave only
Animals on the Air Whether glued to a hedgehog's spines or attached to a goshawk's tail, a miniature radio transmitter can reveal where an animal goes, what it does and how its body is working, without interfering with its normal behaviour.
Presented by Sean Maffett
Producer ANNE BLAIR GOULD BBC Bristol
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by TED WILLIS (3)
(Details: Wed 12.27 pm)
Shirley du Boulay visits a community for mentally-handicapped adults in South London, and finds that the handicapped have their own special gifts which make the world a richer place, if we will only learn to appreciate them. Producer DAVID WINTER
Nothing's Gonna Change Our World sang Beatle JOHN LENNON.
For Sir Geoffrey Jackson , the news of Lennon's murder brought together the two halves of a very private world.
ROMAN RUDNYTSKY (piano) BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conductor EDWARD DOWNES Tchaikovsky Overture: lolanta; Concert Fantasy for piano and orchestra
Prokofiev Suite: The Love of Three Oranges BBC Manchester
by STELLA GIBBONS adapted for radio in four p?rtS by ELIZABETH PROUD MUSIC TERENCE ALLBRIGHT with Patricia Gallimore 1: Flora's Rights
In which Flora Poste , she of the strong will and the slender ankle, begins her adventures.
Flora believes that unless life is tidy, one cannot even begin to enjoy it: and life at Cold Comfort Farm promises to be anything but. TERENCE ALLBRIGHT (piano)
(cello). Directed by ian COTTERELL
(Repeated: Tues 3.1 pm)
A history in 26 parts 21: The Big Port
The Big Port is a pattern as complicated as the weed and barnacles on its own wharfs: ingenuity and blind conservatism, loyalty and corruption - a narrow window on the whole wide world.
Readers ROBERT LANG , STEVE HODSON.
JOHN HOLLIS , LEONARD MAGUIRE , MICHAEL SHANNON , ANTHONY HALL and CAROLE BOYD
Programme consultant and presenter Sarah Palmer , Lecturer in History, Queen Mary College, University of London
Compiled and directed by MICHAEL MASON
Book (same title), £5.95 paperback, £9.95 hardback, from bookshops
Devised and narrated by H. Colin Davis on 12 good people of his choice.
Music BBC SINGERS
Presenter David Coss
Producer PETER ROBINS
Weather report: forecast followed by an interlude