Farming, food and countryside news. market trends and weather.
Producers Martin Small and Allan Wright
A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Rosemary Hartlll
6.55 Weather; travel; programme news
A weekly review of the agricultural scene.
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
Norman Tozer with how to get the best from your hard-earned cash.
7.55 Weather; travel; programme news
Harry Carpenter is your host for the programme which looks at all facets of the sporting world.
The International Rugby Union season starts today with ENGLAND entertaining FRANCE at Twickenham and last year's
Championship winners, Ireland, travelling to Murrayfield to play
Scotland.Alookforward to both matches with some of the personalities involved; and cricket as HENRY BLOFELD reports from Brisbane on England's second one-day international against NEW ZEALAND in The World Series Cup
Producer DAVE GORDON see feature: page 23
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 MALLINSON DUFF
Editor ROGER MACDONALD including at
8.57 Weather; travel
Mike Chancy takes a look at the weekly magazines. their views on the news and the special interests they reflect.
Producer MIKE GILLIAM
John Harrison spotlights the intense lobbying surrounding the government's plans to privatise British telecommunications.
Producer MARGARET BUDY
New Every Morning, page 84; Rejoice. 0 land, n God thy might (BBC
HB 433); Canticle 4; Luke 7. vv 36-50 (GNB); King of glory. King of peace (BBC HB 325)
Radio and tv extracts 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 Bolting
Keeping you in touch with what's happening In the field of personal savings, tax. mortgages. Insurance, social security and the financial problems of everyday life.
A Financial World Tonight production
(Repeated: Mon 10.2 am)
A series of eight programmes
The Instruments of Jazz 3: The Clarinet
With JOHNNY DODDS , JIMMIE NOONE , BARNEY BIGARD BENNY GOODMAN , JIMMY GIUFFRE and others Producer ALAN OWEN (Revised repeat)
12.55 Weather: programme news
from Dunstable, Beds John Mortimer , QC John Harvey-Jones Simon Jenkins and Virginia Bottomley
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Parish Magazine by JOAN BAKEWELL
As the vicar sits earnestly editing the Parish Magazine, he little realises the events he chronicles are very far from being the simple rural doings that they seem. In fact. the arrival of the new curate is bringing about not only the subtle disintegration of the peaceful parochial scene, but of his own domestic bliss!
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON
(Repeated: Tues 11.3 am)
The Rev Arthur:
Geoff Watts reports on the health of medical care.
Introduced by Derek Jones
The third of seven programmes shedding light on the rustic scene. The Flowing Bowl
' The village inn, the dear old Inn.... But some disapprove' of the rustics' over-indulgence. Poetry. prose and song about the joys and temptations of the tavern.
Readers Bay Smith
Elizabeth Proud and John Darran
Producer HERBERT Williams BBC Wales
BBC correspondents cast a collective eye over a contemporary issue.
A magazine of special Interest to disabled listeners and their families with countrywide news and views on matters of concern. Presenter
Editor MARLENE PEASE
For more and more young people. glue sniffing - more exactly, solvent inhalation - is a way to rebel. to get drunk on the cheap, to experience new sensations.
Peter Evans talks to some of the people involved - parents, professionals and the sniffers themselves - and offers practical help. Consultant ANNAS DIXON
Prorlucer CHRISTOPHER STONE (Revised repeat)
An irreverently critical look back at the week.
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather: travel; programme news
With BRIAN PERKINS including Sports Round-up
Baroness Maria von Trapp (Details: Friday 9.5 am)
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations Music byinstant sunshine Producer
with a selection of music on record.
Producer RAY ABBOTT
The Honourable Schoolboy by John LE CARRE dramatised in two parts by FREDERICK BRADNUM
2. Under pressure from the Americans, Smiley now has less than three months to discover the purpose of the money being channelled from Karla in Moscow to Drake Ko in Hong Kong. Jerry Westerby is let oft the leash. He is told to 'shake the tree to see what falls out'. But without day to day control how reliable will Jerry prove to be?
Theme composed by STEPHEN HANCOCK
Directed by ROGER PINE
(Repeated: Mon 3.2 pm)
(Martin Jarvis is a National Theatre player)
The Hon Jerry Westerby:
Doc di Sails:
A special edition of the musical panel game devised by EDWARD j. MASON and TONY SHRYANE to celebrate 300 years of a theatre at Sadler's Wells. Frank Muir and John Amis challenge
Dents Norden and Ian Wallace Chairman Steve Race Questions compiled by STEVE RACE. Producers TONY SHRYANE and PETE ATKIN
An evening meditation led bv Helen Alexander BBC Scotland
Weather report; forecast followed by an Interlude