Producers martin SMALL and ALLAN WRIGHT
A note from Religious Affairs Correspondent Rosemary Hartill
6.55 Weather; travel; programme news
Producer ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
Norman Tozer with how to get the best from your hard-earned cash.
7.55 Weather; travel; programme news
Introduced by Tony Lewis Wales begin their challenge for rugby union's Five Nations Championship this afternoon with the match against England at the National Stadium. Cardiff. Taste the atmosphere there, and look forward to Scotland's match against the French in Paris. There's live cricket throughout the programme, as ENGLAND play the final one-day match against NEW zealanid in Perth, plus, of course, a look at the more unusual moments in the world of sport. Producer DAVE GORDON
Introduced by Bernard Falk , with help from
SUSAN MARLING and ROBIN dewtiurst , taking a look at holidays, travel and leisure. Producer
JENNY MALLINSON DUFF
Editor ROGER MACDONALD
Desmond Wilcox looks at the weekly magazines. Producer MIKE GILLIAM
Adam Raphael views the past week through the eyes of backbench MPS and peers.
Producer MARGARET BUDY
New Every Morning, page 34; Rise up, 0 men of God! (BBC HB 364); Psalm 67; Isaiah 9, vv 2-7 (GNB); Stand up, stand up for Jesus (BBC HB 368)
Radio and TV extracts with Margaret Howard
Presenter Louise Bolting The programme that keeps 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)
The Instruments of Jazz 6: The Oddities with ADRIAN ROLLINI
LIONEL HAMPTON , FRED KATZ SLAM STEWART ,
HERBIE MANN , TOOTS THIELEMANS and others
Producer ALAN OWEN (Revised repeat)
12.55 Weather: programme news
Cyril Smith , mp
Nicholas Winterton , mp Alan Watkins Brenda Dean
Chairman David Jacobs
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Dreams Remembered by JULIET ACE withand
Corporal Michael Lamb has been shot while on duty in Belfast. He is paralysed from the waist down. In hospital back in England he is visited by Chrissie Drew , who is in the sixth form at school and is doing compulsory community work. Michael has decided to remain silent for the time being and it Is Chrissie's job to make him talk again.
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Tues 11.3 am)
Geoft Watts reports on the health of medical care.
A special edition with subjects suggested by you, the listener.
Presented by Derek Jones
Nine O'clock Bell
Sixth of a seven-part selection of words and music about the countryside.
Village schools past and present - tender teachers and tyrants - playground verses and songs.
Readers Sion Probert and Elizabeth Proud
Compiled and produced by HERBERT WILLIAMS BBC Wales
BBC correspondents cast a collective eye over a contemporary Issue.
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners.
Presenter John Mills Editor MARLENE PEASE
A six-part series in which Asians in Britain talk to Towyn Mason about their continuing links with their places of origin.
2:PoKistan,EspectatfM Mirpur in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir
' I left my village when I was only 16, but I still miss it. All the kids of the village used to go to school, play together, swim together, graze cattle, and those things are still ingrained in my own mind.'
Producer JOAN GRIFFITHS
An irreverently critical look back at the week.
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5.55 Weather: travel; programme news
with BRIAN PERKINS
Including Sports Round-up
ROY PLOMLEY With Beryl Reid
(Details: Friday 9.5 am)
Amiably competitive conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations.
MUSiCbyJEREMYNICHOLAS Producer MICHAEL ember
with a Saturday-evening selection of music on record.
Producer RAY abbott
The Mermaid's Tate by VALERIE GEORGESON with Edna, now near the end of her life, finds that the threat of the demolition of her home heightens her memories of the past. These memories become more real than the present as she relives her experiences - the joys and the tragedies.
Songs performed by MELANIE SYLVESTER BARRY BANKS
Accompanied by MICHAEL HANCOCK
Technical presentation by DAVID FLEMING-WILLIAMS Directed by KAY Patrick BBC Manchester
A History of the Royal Opera House If you come into the Opera House around Jour o'clock when there's nobody in the auditorium and the curtains are open and the lights on, you can stand in the middle of the stage with complete silence around you and let the past talk to you.
(SIR GERAINT EVANS )
It was the success of The Beggar's Opera which enabled John Rich to build the first theatre in Covent Garden In 1732. In the first of a new series of three programmes, Derek Parker tells the story of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and, drawing upon the written and recorded memories of those who have worked there. recalls some of the highlights of its glittering history.
Producer JOHN KNIGHT
An evening meditation led by Roger Hutchings BBC Manchester
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude