Presenters Brian Redhead and Wendy Jones
6.45* Prayer for the Day with ROGER GRAINGER
220.127.116.11 Weather forecast
7.0, 8.0 Today's News Read by BRYAN MARTIN
7.25', 8.25' Sport
7.30,8.30 News headlines
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament
8.57 Weather; travel
by TED WILLIS
A serial in five parts adapted by the author from his novel. with Annette Crosbie and Richard Pasco 3: The ExecutionerMark Ritchie is in Tangier, Christine is In a ' safe ' house near
Cambridge - but where is Letitia?
Narrator TED WILLIS
Directed by CHRISTOPHER VENNING
(Richard Pasco is a member of the RSC)
12.55 Weather: travel; programme news
Ray Markham/Det Sgt Gunn:
Det Chief Supt Den:
Det Sgt Irvine:
with Sue MacGregor Including
Guest of the Week: the fashion designer
Pumping Iron - Female Style: over the past few years, more and more women have been taking up body-building. KAREN DECO investigates. The Hidden Face by VICTOR CANNING abridged in 11 episodes by MADGE HART
Read by DAVID MCALISTER (11) (Music: Arnold's Serenade for small orchestra) long wave only
Inside Job by GRANT EUSTACE with Steve Hodson and David McAlister
An English diplomat is found dead during a vital
Internationalconference. How can the other delegates be prevented from calling the meeting off? EnterSimonCochrane, Insurance Investigator, whose instincts tend to be right for the wrong reasons....
Directed by MARGARET ETALL
Baron ae aavoie:
The last In the present series of the musical quiz devised by EDWARD j. masonandtonyshryane John Amis and Frank Muir challenge Ian Wallace and Denis Norden
In the Chair Steve Race Questions by STEVE RACE Producer PETE ATKIN
(Repeated: Fri 12.27 pm)
Written by DEBBIE COOK
(Repeated: Thurs 1.40 pm) Cast for the week:
A series of weekly
Investigations into the problems of listeners, which can include being the victims of unfair dealings, sharp practice, injustice and even fraud. Presenter Roger Cook
(Repeated: Thurs 9.5 am)
The Arts Without Mystery
Denis Donoghue, the Henry James Professor of Letters at New York University, gives the fourth of six lectures on the place of the arts in modern society.
A Cherishing Bureaucracy
'Modern societies have a surprising interest in assimilating the arts: you would have thought that the arts could safely be allowed to go their own way. The question is: do modern societies domesticate the arts because they can't bear not to comprehend them or because they are determined to keep everything under control.' (Rptd: Sun 5.0 pm, R3) (This lecture appears in THE LISTENER dated 2 December)
A 13-part series with Jeremy Siepmann 5: Stravinsky
' One day in Munich I saw a squad of Brownshirts enter the street below the balcony of my hotel and assault a group of civilians. The civilians tried to protect themselves behind sidewalk benches but were soon crushed beneath them ... '
Under the surface of the Pacific, political currents and counter-currents run, keeping the area in a constant state of jitters. Here the four great powers confront each other, three of them - America, Russia and China - very visible and the fourth. Japan, pretending that it's just a collection of tiny islands and not the second richest country In the world. The frustrated efforts of the Americans to make Japan assume some political and defence responsibility would be comic if it were not so serious.
In the fifth of six programmes,
Mary Goldring looks at this, at the fears of the smaller Pacific countries. Korea, Taiwan, and particularly Hong Kong. and the ambitions of that enigmatic giant, Indonesia.
Producer TOM READ
(Repeated: Thurs 11.3 am) (N"xt week: Community Spirit)
Includes a discussion with Richard Hoggart. Warden of Goldsmiths' College and Peter Conrad of Christ Church. Oxford, of Denis Donoghue 's 1982 Reith Lectures. The Arts Without Musterv.
Presenter Paul Allen
Producer CARROLL MOORE
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