Producers MARTIN SMALL and LESLIE COTTINGTON
A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Gerald Priestland
6.55 Weather; travel; programme news
A weekly review of the agricultural scene.
Producer anthony PARKIN BBC Birmingham
7.55 Weather: travel; programme news
Tony Lewis introduces the fifth birthday edition of the programme that aims to reflect all that's good in sport (without forgetting the bad), with good conversation, perceptive reporting and no little humour.
It's Cup Final day in Rugby, with top clubs of Union and League meeting at Twickenham and Wembley. At Lord's. London's other sporting mecca, the mcc play the county champions NOTTINGHAMSHIRE.
Newmarket stages the Classic 2.000 Guineas, while Sheffield hosts the World Professional
Snooker Championship. Producer DAVE GORDON Editor DEREK MITCHELL
8.57 Weather: travel; continental travel
Introduced by Bernard Falk with help from SUSAN marling and ian LYON taking a critical look at the holiday. travel and leisure scene.
Producer JENNY Marshall Editor ROGER MACDONALD
Geoffrey Cannon takes a look at the weekly magazines, their views on the news and the special Interests they reflect.
Producer MICHAEL gilham
Robert Carvel views the past week through the eyes of backbench mps and peers.
Producer ELLIE UPDALE
mm, p 114; We come unto our fathers' God
(BBC hb 255); Psalm 82; Mark 3. vv 7-21 (AV); For the might of thine arm we bless thee (BBC HB 242)
with Margaret Howard
BBC correspondents throughout the world talk about the countries they work in - the politics and the people.
Editor PADDY O'KEEFFE
Presented by Louise Botting
Radio's key to the ever-present problem of how to get the best from your money.
A Financial World
Tonight production .: (Repeated: Mon 10.2 am)
Tim Brooke-Taylor and Willie Rushton challenge Barry Cryer and Graeme Garden to a live parliamentary debate.
Order will be maintained by the Speaker
Master of the Piano Rolls COLIN SELL
12.55 Weather; programme news
The Rt lion Roy Jenkins , MP
Teddy Taylor , MP and Margaret Bain
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Marsha - Nathelpsy Proto One by KATE RICE
It is 1991 and there has been a reaction against liberalism and excessive emotionalism. The times are austere, the mood disciplinarian. Twelve-year-old Christopher's upbringing has been appropriately severe, his parents having little time for warmth and affection. It is to Marsha that Christopher goes for these things. But
Marsha can be controlled ... she can be discontinued ...
Directed by VANESSA WHITBURN BBC Birmingham
(Repeated: Tues 11.3 am)
Geoff Watts reports
Questions put by members of the Gloucestershire Trust for Nature Conservation.
A history in 26 parts In the words of those who have made the history. 16: Master Mariner
To be captain of a ship has always been one of the most demanding and many-sided responsibilities an ordinary citizen can undertake. What sort of men has it produced?
Readers LEONARD MAGUIRE , JOE DUNLOP , ANTHONY NEW LANDS,
MICHAEL GOLDIE , ANTHONY HALL , RONALD BADDILEY. DAVID ASHFORD , BILL MONKS, TIMOTHY BENTINCK ,
KATHLEEN HELME. CAROLE BOYD and JOHN HOLLIS Special sound by dick mills, BBC Radiophonlc Workshop. Programme consultant and presenter Basil Greenhlll , Director, National Maritime
Museum. Series composed and directed by michael mason
After seven-and-a-half years as the BBC's
Correspondent in Peking and Moscow,
Philip Short contrasts life in China and the Soviet Union - and Its likely development during the 1980s, after Mao and Brezhnev - in the last of a series of five talks, based on his forthcoming book. Crisis of Faith
The prospect for a better future.
Series producer PADDYOKEEFFE
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners and their families, with countrywide news and views on all matters of concern to them.
Presenter John Mills
Editor MARLENE PEASE
Correspondence address: BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 4WW
Tel: [number removed]
The British Dimension Precisely what sort of Roman Catholic community wtill John Paul
11 meet when he visits England, Scotland and Wales in four weeks' time? Brian Redhead looks at the hopes. fears and preoccupations of Britain's Catholics.
Producer FRANCES GUMLEY
An irreverently critical look at the week's news.
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather: travel; programme news
Including Sports Round-up
The actress Jenny Agutter (Details; Friday 9.5 am)
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations.
Music by JEREMY Nicholas Producer MICHAEL EMBER
Richard Baker presents a blend of musical entertainment on record. Producer ANDREW MUSSETT (Repeated: Wed 11.3 am)
A Dramatic Revival (1956-71)
A selection of plays from 15 years of British theatre A Taste of Honey by SHELAGH DELANEY Joan Littlewood , the dynamic producer of Theatre Workshop, first directed A Taste of Honeu at the Theatre
Royal, Stratford East in 1958, where it was hailed as an escape from the middle-class vacuum of West End theatre. When the production moved into Wyndham's Theatre, there was an enthusiastic first night with eight curtain calls, and 19-year-old Shelagh Delaney became famous overnight.
Directed by ALFRED BRADLEY
Helen meg johnson:
Pressure is building up on the Government to ban the use of lead in petrol. Claims are made that a generation of children is at risk-their intelligence permanently blighted. The BBC's Science
James Wilkinson , examines the medical evidence and looks at the huge financial implications for industry and the effect on the motorist if lead Is banned. Producer
led by David Winter
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude