6.55 Weather; programme news
7.15 Apna Hi Ghar Samajhiye for Asian listeners BBC Birmingham
7.50 The Shape of God
DAVID WINTER looks at the characteristics of Jesus of Nazareth.
The Great Commandment
7155 Weather; programme news
Religious news from home and abroad.
Presenter Clive Jacobs Producer DAVID COOMES
FRANK MUIR appeals on behalf of the National
Bureau for Handicapped Students (reg no 271051) which helps handicapped young people and adults in education and training. Donations, preferably by crossed PO or cheque, to; National Bureau for
Handicapped Students, [address removed]
8.55 Weather; programme news
by Alistair Cooke
from Brunswick Methodist Church, Swansea, South Glamorgan conducted by THE REV CYRIL E. PERRY
Hymns: All things praise thee Lord most high (MHB 29); 0 thou who earnest from above (MHB 386); Lord Jesus Christ you have come to us (MH & s
86); When all thy mercies O my God (MHB 413)
Readings: Psalm 97, vv
1-9; Colossians 3, vv 12-17 Organist HOWARD COOKE BBC Wales
Directed by PETER WINDOWS Producer ANTON GILL
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Introduced by June Knox-Mawer who boards the SB Scone to meet Sara and Stephen Mallett at home on their sailing barge: and presents some highlights from Woman's Hour.
A second chance to hear the ten-part adventure serial in time and space by JAMES FOLLETT with and 8: Marooned
The crew of the starship Challenger have escaped from the dangers found aboard its sister-ship, only to discover that the Challenger itself has vanished!
Directed by GLYN DEARMAN
Book (same title), hardback £7.50, paperback £1.65, from retailers
... delights in good food and drink; campaigns against the bad; analyses developments in the industry and recommends the best value for money. Presenter Derek Cooper Producer JOY HATWOOD
12.55 Weather; programme news
Presenter Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
visits Powys, where members of Llangynidr Gardening Association put their questions to Bill Sowerbutts
Professor Alan Gemmell and Clay Jones
Questionmaster Ken Ford BBC Manchester
The Dark Horse by MICHAEL ABBENSETTS A black mp? Why not? Blake Grant , barrister, life-long party member, caring local councillor, is about to find out.
Directed by PENNY GOLD
Ninth of ten programmes The Megalith Builders
An excavation now going on by a Swedish team of archaeologists at County Sligo, Eire, has completely altered our knowledge of Mesolithic and Neolithic people in Western Europe. Presenter Malcolm Billings Series producer ROY HAYWARD BBC Bristol long wave only
A magazine edition with news of what's happening to wildlife and the countryside. Presented by Peter France
Producer ANNE BLAIR GOULD BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Thurs 9.30 am) long wave only
Brian Johnston visits the small town of Clun in south-west Shropshire. It's a quiet, rather remote area, with forestry and farming the chief industries and.the breeding of pedigree Clun Forest Sheep a speciality.
Producer ANTHONY SMITH BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Mon 11.5 am) long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather;programme news: long wave only
Six contests between teams in London and in New York, Round 3 LONDON:
Louis Allen (Chairman) with Irene Thomas and John Julius Norwich NEW YORK:
Anthony Quinton (Chairman) with Brendan Gill (author and theatre critic of the New Yorker) and Shana Alexander
(journalist and author) Question researchers BERNICE COUPE and JULIE BARTLE
Producer TREVOR HILL BBC Manchester
' Wherever there's a hole in the ground, there's a Cornishman at the bottom of it.' (LOCAL LORE) I wouldn't do anything else in this mine; I love her. She's bin a father and a mother to me.'
1 I believe that Cornwall will see a long-term revival in hard-rock mining. The world wants minerals, minerals there are in Cornwall, and the world will have to pay the commercial price it costs to extract them from Cornwall.'
(DAVID PENHALIGON.MP )
Derek Robinson tells the 3,000-year story of tin in Cornwall, and through the words of the tinners themselves, examines the hopes for the future of an industry which has made the Cornish miner a breed apart. with John Brock.
Brian Calver. Dr Peter Hackett , David Penhaligon , mp,
David Richards. Leonard Thomas , Jack Trounson Producer SIMON ELMES
Frank Delaney introduces the magazine programme about the books you read, borrow and buy, both new and old, from classics to comics.
Producer BRIAN COOK
(Repeated: Thurs 4.15 pm)
A meditation with music, on the sea in human life, devised and narrated by The Rev Stanley Pritchard , Appeals Director of the Fishermen's Mission (Scotland)
Readers JILL BALCON and GARY WATSON with the ST MARGARET 'S WESTMINSTER SINGERS directed by RICHARD HICKOX
SOlOiStS STEPHEN VARCOE and DAVID CORDIER
Organist THOMAS TROTTER Producer HUBERT HOSKINS (In Praise of God for
Music is on 22 November on Radio 4)
Bill Campbell must be the only broadcaster to have received awards in both the Soviet Union
(The Soviet Radio Award 1968) and the United Kingdom (Pye Radio
Award 1980) for his short stories.
In this true story he
(' Villi ') describes an extraordinary couple he met in the Caucasus, whose lives had been profoundly altered by an action of the British government.
Producer HUGH PURCELL
The novel by A. J. CRONIN dramatised in five parts by MATTHEW WALTERS with 3: Brodie and his wife are affected in very different ways by their son Matt's return from India.
Directed by STEWART CONN BBC Scotland
A plain man's guide to the Christian faith in 13 parts.
6: One-Way System
Gerald Priestland tries to look objectively at
Christianity's claim to be the unique way to salvation and the Kingdom of Heaven.
Jesus said ' I am the Way ... No man comes to the Father, but by me.' The BBC's Religious
Affairs Correspondent asks if this is not unfair to those who - largely by accident of birth - don't happen to be Christians? Does God really reject Jews, Hindus and Muslims? Or do all the great religions lead to his Kingdom?
Drama by BRIAN SIBLEY Music arranged by BARRY ROSE
Researcher PATRICK FORBES Producer CHRIS REES
(Repeated: Wed 4.0 pm) Companion notes for the series, 20p, from
Room 231, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA. An article by Gerald
Priestland based on this programme will appear in THE LISTENER, issue dated 29 October
A nine-part series
The Rev Stanley Brinkman reflects on his experience of private prayer.
5: My Lady Poverty
Producer ROGER HUTCHINGS BBC Manchester
Westminster committees at work - extracts and discussions.
Presenter Rodney Foster Producer PETER ROBINS
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude