A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Gerald Priestland
8.55 Weather; programme news
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
with Norman Tozer
7.55 Weather; programme news
with Tony Lewis , featuring Wimbledon 81: GERALD Williams assesses the finalists of the men's singles, names his winner and talks to the personalities.
Test Cricket: a look back at the second day's play in the Cornhill Test between England and Australia at Lord's, and a look forward to the third day's play.
JOHN OAKSEY sums up the day's card. featuring the £60.000 Eclipse Stakes (1 1/4m) and also names his winners.
Plus a different look at the Henley Royal Regatta. A Radio Sport and OB production
8.59 Continental Travel Information
Two hundred years ago. Uncle Sam fought to oust the British - now he is fighting for their custom. This week,
Bernard Falk looks at holiday opportunities in the sunshine state of California.
Producer JENNY MARSHALL Editor GEOFF DOBSON
Tessa Blackstone looks at the weekly magazines. Producer JOY HATWOOD
with John Harrison
Producer ELLIE UPDALE
New Every Morning, page 46; Jesus, where'er thy people meet (BBC HB 263); Psalm 32; Philippians 2, vv 1-13 (RSV); To the name of our salvation (BBC HB 284)
Margaret Howard presents her selection from BBC programmes.
Editor PADDY O'KKEFFE
Eight programmes for and about people who live and work in the country.
Jeanine McMullen talks to those who run their own businesses and keep animals and poultry on a small scale, and meets the country characters whose skills make a rural lifestyle a reality.
Written and compiled by JEANINE MCMULLEN Producer SARAH PITT BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Mon 10.2 am)
The last seven days put in a questionable way by Simon Hoggart to Alan Coren and guests
Written and compiled by JOHN LANGDON Producer
(Repeated: Mon 6.30 pm)
12.55 Weather: programme news
Sir Peter Parker Terrv Wogan
Peregrine Worsthorne and Susan Hill
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Your wildlife questions answered.
Secrets bv BFUNARD MACLAVERTY
' Bless me Father, for I have sinned. I was told not to read someone's letters. But I did. They were very private. Love letters. Is that a serious sin? '
Directed by STEWART CONN BBC Scotland
(Repeated: Tucs 11.5 am)
Geoff Watts reports on the health of medical care.
We all have queries, quibbles and quandaries which we mean to resolve. Let Neil Landor sort out the answers.
Producer SIMON ELMES
Questions on a postcard to: Enquire Within, BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 4WW
(Rptd: Thurs 11.50 am)
Every year the BBC receives hundreds of letters complaining about English usage on the air. David Crystal. Professor of Linguistics at Reading University. looks at the ' top 20 ' complaints and asks why certain usages so often cause irritation, indignation and even fury.
Producer ALAN WILDING long wave only
Woddis on ... page 73
Rodnev Smith talks to Carl Sagan.
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A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners with countrvwide news and views on all matters of concern to them and their families. Presenter Marilyn Alan Editor MARLENE PEASE
Citizens' Advice Bureau Phone-in Mnnriav 2.0-4.0 pm [number removed], Ext 2531 Correspondence address: BBC Brondrnstina House, London WIA 4WW long leave only
Ann Burdus. Chairman of McCann and Co and of the Advertising
Association, talks to Sue MacGregor about her life and work.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester long wave only
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5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
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followed by Continental Travel Information
Actress Gloria Swanson (Repeated: Fri 9.5 am)
and his guests.
Music by JEREMY NICHOLAS Producer MICHAEL EMBER
Richard Baker presents a blend of musical entertainment on record. Producer RAY ACBOTT
(Repeated: Wed 11.5 am)
The Gallows in My Garden by BRUCE STEWART
In 1920 H. G. Wells published his Outline of History. He intended it as a ' new secular Bible of the marvels of material progress: but Hilaire Belloc, defender of the Roman Catholic faith. sprung to the attack. There ensued one of the last and most entertaining of the great literary controversies.
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Mon 3.2 pm)
G K Chesterton:
G B Shaw:
H G Wells:
A series in four parts about famous books and their authors.
3: The Wind in the Willows
* Believe me. my young friend.' said the Water Rat. as he bent forward for his stroke, ' there is absolutely nothing half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats ... '
Nicholas Tucker discusses the riverbank world of Rat Mole. Toad and Badger, and its creator, Kenneth Grahame.
Readers MARTIN JARVIS ALAN ROTHWELL and PETER WHEELER. Producer STANLEY WILLIAMSON BBC Manchester
('Remembrance of Things Past ', next week)
Evening nravers led bv The Kev Douglas Aitken BBC Scotland
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude