6.55 Weather; programme news
7.10 Sunday Papers
7.15 Anna III Ghar Samajhlye for Asian listeners BBC Birmingham
7.50 The Shape of God THE REV FRASER SMITH with a meditation for the third Sunday after
Epiphany: John 6. vv 1-14 BBC Birmingham
7.55 Weather; programme news
Presenter Clive Jacobs Producer DAVID COOMES
Richard TRIM appeals on behalf of North London Rescue Commando (reg no 260367), a voluntary life-saving organisation which also runs the Bow Adventure Centre for Children.
Donations, preferably by cheque or PO, to:
NLRC, [address removed]
8.55 Weather: programme news
from the Parish Church of St George, Stockport Family Communion (ASB Rite A) celebrated by CANON C. D. BIDDELL assisted by THE REV KENNETH KENRICK Readings:
Philippians4, vv 10-13 (JB) John 6. vv 1-14 (NEB)
Introit: God by in my head (Rutter)
Hymns: 0 Holy Spirit. Lord of grace (Taills), Alleluia, sing to Jesus (Hyfrydol); Faithful shepherd (Pastor
Pastorum); Father. Lord of all creation (Abbot's Leigh)
Organist ROGER BRISCOE BBC Manchester
Canon C. D.
Directed by ANTON GILL Producer
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
June Knox-Mawer visits the television presenter Sue Cook and her husband
John Williams. the classical guitarist, at home: and presents some Woman's Hour highlights.
Another chance to hear some of the most popular comedy shows from the BBC Light Entertainment Radio department.
Hancock's Half Hour starring Tony Hancock with Sidney James Kenneth Williams Hattle Jacques Bill Kerr
WALLY STOTT AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Written by RAY GALTON and ALAN SIMPSON Producer
DENNIS MAIN WILSON
(First broadcast in 1957)
at Hotchimpia 82
Derek Cooper reports from the International Hotel and Catering Exhibition.
Producer JOY HATWOOD
12.55 Weather: programme news
Presenter Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Gardeners' Question Time visits Devon, where members of the Plymouth and West Devon Federation of Townswomen's Guilds put their questions to Professor Alan Gemmell, Geoffrey Smith and Don Hoyle
Questionmaster Ken Ford
(Repeated: Wed 10.2 am)
Book, Down the Garden Path, Â£3.50, from retailers
by C.P. Taylor
with Donald McBride as Peter, Stephen Thorne as George, June Barrie as Dorothy, Maureen O'Brien as Clair
Peter and George are brothers, and even as children their apparent closeness belied the tensions between them. The play follows Peter's memories of their past as they each cope with the challenges, excitements and miseries of wresting a good life from their harsh Dartmoor farms.
Silver, furniture. clocks, ceramics, books and paintings....
Arthur Negus and Bernard Price discuss votir questions with Hugh Scully.
Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
Questions to: Talking About Antiques, BBC, Bristol BSS 2LR long wave only
(Details: Thurs 9.30 am) long wave only
Brian Johnston visits
Horsham in West Sussex a thriving busy town which retains much of its old character despite a lol of modern development in recent years.
Producer ANTHONY SMITII BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Afon 11.5 am) long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; firogramme news long wave only
Medical scientists have discovered a drug that removes the dangerous excess iron that builds up in the bodies of some people. Unfortunately. the drug is expensive to make and the number of sufferers is small. The major drug companies argue that it would be uneconomic for them to develop and market the substance -the potentially useful drug has become a commercial ' orphan
Anthony Smith examines the question of who should be responsible for providing this and other orphan drugs.
Producer DEBORAII COHEN
Johnny Morris recalls the people, places and happenings in a quurterof-a-ccntury of jaunting Producer BRIAN PATTEN BBC Bristol
(Repealed: Wed 12.27 pm)
Frank Delaney introduces the magazine programme about books.
Producer SIMON ELMES
( Repeated: Thurs 4.15 pm)
BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by PETER MOUNTAIN. conducted by NORMAN DEL MAR Prokofiev Suite:
Lieutenant Kijé, Op 60
Dvorak Symphonic Poem: The Wild Dove, Op 110 Debussy Symphonic Suite: Printemps BBC Scotland
by Thomas Hardy dramatised for radio in three parts by Jane Beeson
2: After their unsuccessful attempt to elope and marry in London, Elfride and Stephen part with the hope that when he is rich and successful her father will agree to the match. Elfride brokenly returns to her home only to discover that her father has secretly remarried. Her life with her new stepmother brings her into contact with Stephen's mentor, Henry Knight. Unable to talk to him about the past, she finds herself falling in love with this esteemed man of letters.
Directed by Cherry Cookson
(Repealed: Tues 3.2 pm)
A series of six radio portraits by Alison Plowden
Introduced by John Julius Norwich
with Robert James as the first Duke of Hamilton Tony Britton as King Charles I, James Maxwell as the second Earl of Arran
Excerpts from chronicles, letters and journals read by Geoffrey Banks, Peter Bell, Delia Corrie, Randal Herley, Paul Kermack, Leonard Maguire, David Mackail and Robert Trotter
(Repeated: Fri 11.5 am)
King Charles I:
Second Earl of Arran:
Music composed by:
The Lord's Song In a Strange Land
3: Except the Lord build the house, their labour is but lust that build it/
A meditation on Psalm 127 by PROFESSOR ERIC WILKES of Sheffield University with IAN TRACEY. organist of Liverpool Cathedral Producer DAVID CRAIG BBC Manchester
Westminster committees at work - extracts and discussions.
Presenter Rodney Foster Producer PETER ROBINS
Weather report: forecast followed by an interlude