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: Farming Today

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: Today

presenters Brian Redhead and Wendy Jones
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Presenters: Brian Redhead
Presenters: Wendy Jones

: News

: Midweek: Henry KeHy

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Famous and infamous. ordinary and extraordinary.
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Producer: Bill Rogers

: News

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: Gardeners' Question Time

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: Daily Service

NEM, p 5; My God, my
King, thy various praise
(BBC HB 13); Psalm 19. vv 1-11; Hebrews 11. vv
17-19, 23-27, 32-40 (RSV);
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: Morning Story

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.AUaboutthemasthe footbaXexcursion-tram came aiding to the rttatform.swirled skinheads, with their brutal crops, their thick. heayv.threatening boots, hoarse and raucous.swapping thetr tax's of violence and conquest.’
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: You and Yours

presenter JenniMiUs

: Around the World in 25 Years

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: TheWortdat One: News

presenter Robin Day

: The Archers

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: News

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: Woman's Hour

with Sue MacGregor
Guest of the Week: Film and theatre director, Lindsay Anderson
Anyone For...Bicycle polo: Jenny Cuffe reports on a free-wheeling game of polo that's not played by the rich and the royal.
"Catriona" (10)
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Presenter: Sue McGregor
Guest: Lindsay Anderson
Reporter: Jenny Cuffe

: News

: Afternoon Theatre: London Fox

by Victor Canning
with Ysanne Churchman as Belle, John Pullen as Harry and Margot Boyd as Miss Crampton

Does the man who found a wounded fox have remarkable simitarities to the character of the animal he rescued?

Contributors

Writer: Victor Canning
Directed By: Graham Gauld
Belle: Ysanne Churchman
Harry Bancroft: John Pullen
Miss Crampton: Margot Boyd
Det Sgt Hicks: David Goudge
Mrs Tartin: Katherine Parr
Receptionist: Patience Tomlinson

: Zoo Talk

Zoo Talk
From the depths of the reptile house at London Zoo, Education Officer Michael Boorer recalls what happened when
two snakes started to eat opposite ends of a dead pigeon-and met half way!
Producer ANNE BLAIR GOULD
BBC Bristol

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: Elisabeth Soderstrom

In the last of six programmes, the great Swedish soprano plays music on gramophone records designed to illustrate her belief that 'music is good for you'. Producer STANLEY WILLIAMSON
BBC Manchester

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Unknown: Stanley Williamson

: Story Time

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: PM

Presenters Susannah Simons and Robert Williams on VHF until 5.55
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Presenters: Susannah Simons
Presenters: Robert Williams

: The Six O'Clock News

Half-an-hour of reports from the BBC newsmen around the world inctuding Financial Report

: My Word!

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: News

: The Archers

(Repeated: Thurs 1.40 pm)

: Checkpoint

A weekly investigation into the problems of listeners which can include the victims of unfair dealings, sharp practice,
injustice and even fraud.
Presenter Roger Cook
Producer JOHN EDWARDS
(Repeated Thurs 9.5 am)

Contributors

Presenter: Roger Cook
Producer: John Edwards

: The Profession of hteHigence

The Hrst of three documentaries in which DrChristopherAndrew tooks at the history of British tnteDigence since the Second Wor)d War. In this programme he describes how the Secret Service helped to win the warandtosetupthe CtA.and how it was meanwhile undermined by the Cambridge motes. Producer PETER EVEttETT BBC Manchester

: A Sideways Look at...

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: FHeon4

Major issues,changing attitudes,important events at home and abroad.
Reporter Stuart Simon
Producer ROGER FINNtGAN BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Thurs 11.50.M)

Contributors

Reporter: Stuart Simon
Producer: Roger Finntgan

: Kaleidoscope

Reflecting on Alice.
On 4 July 1862 Charles Dodgson of Christ Church, Oxford, took the three young daughters of Dean Liddell for an afternoon's rowing on the Thames.
The story he made up to amuse them was later published as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. While children accept the tale as a fairy story, adult interpretations of Lewis Carroll's 'meaning' range from the psychoanalytic to the psychedelic.
On the 150th anniversary of the author's birth, Paul Allen explores some contemporary views of an infinitely various dream-child, Alice, with contributions from RALPH STEADMAN, FRANCIS HUXLEY, COLIN FORD, ANNE CLARK and MORTON COHEN Producer JANE STENNiNG Editor ROSEMARY HART

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dodgsonofchristchurch
Unknown: Lewis Carrou.
Unknown: Lewis Carrou
Unknown: Ralph Steabman
Unknown: Franos Huxley
Unknown: Colin Ford.
Producer: Jane Stenning
Editor: Rosemary Hart

: Weather

: The World Tonight: News

with Alexander MacLeod and voices and opinions from around the world

Contributors

Unknown: Alexander MacLeod

: A Book at Bedtime

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: The Financial World Tonight

Radio 4's international business report; market trends tottgujaceontM

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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