6.55 Weather; travel; programme news long wave only
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7.10 Sunday Papers long wave only
7.15 Apna HI Ghar Samajhlye for Asian listeners BBC Birmingham long wave only
7.45 Belts long wave only
7.50 The Shape of God FR JAMES BRAND With a meditation for the fourth Sunday -after Easter: John 21. w 15-22 long wave only
7.55 Weather; travel; programme news
Religious news Presented by Rosemary Hartlll
Producer david coomes
Dr Douglas Woolf talks about the work of The Horder Centre for Arthritics, which provides in-patient medical care and rehabilitation for people suffering from rheumatic diseases.
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8.55 Weather; travel; programme news
by Alistair Cooke
from St Andrew 's
Parish Church, Ayr Preacher
THE REV JAMES HOSIE
Hymns (cii 3): His large and great dominion shall (167); Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (90);
Jesus calls us! O'er the tumult (211); 0 for a thousand tongues, to sing (371); Blest be the everlasting God (530) Readings: Acts 26, w 9-19; Luke 14. w 25-33 Organist BILL CAMPBELL BBC Scotland
Omnibus edition Producer
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Introduced by Bernard Jackson , who meets The King's Singers on their 15th birthday: and presents some highlights from Woman's Hour.
The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Fit the sixth: Will the Ultimate Question to
Life, The Universe and Everything (to which the answer is 42) be discovered? Starring with Management Consultant
Special effects by the BBC RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP Written by DOUGLAS ADAMS and JOHN LLOYD
Producer Geoffrey PERKINS (First broadcast in 1978)
Captain of the ' B ' Ark:
the Marketing Girl:
Food for thought, with Derek Cooper taking a consuming Interest.
Today's edition includes a look at growing your own fresh produce.
Producer JOY HATWODO
12.55 Weather; programme news
Presenter Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
The Fine Tuning of Ivor Gurney by TIM ROSE PRICE with Michael N. Harbour and Jonathan Owen An impressionistic dramatisation of the tragic life of the Gloucestershire poet ana composer Ivor Gurney. who spent his last years believing himself to be persecuted by wireless waves and electrical interference.
Directed by ROGER PINE BBC Birmingham
(The full effect of this programme can be heard by listening on stereo headphones)
A quite probable story written and read by Leonard Barras
1 E S. Appleyard was a frustrated dramatist. His tragedy was that he wrote plays that had been written before. It was after the failure of his masterpiece. Lance-Corporal Barbara , that he sadly forsook drama and resorted Instead to riding a bicycle through Whitley Bay. Producer GILLIAN HUSH
5: Dublin v London (Round 1) Dublin
Louis Allen (Chairman) with Llam de Paor and Scan White
Gordon Clough (Chairman) with Irene Thomas and Eric Korn
Question researcher BERNICE COUPE
Producer TREVOR HILL BBC Manchester long wave only
(Details- Thurs 9.30 am) long wave only
followed by travel; programme news (long wave only)
(Details on May Day Holiday at 11.3 am) long wave only
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather: programme news long wave only
with HARRIET CASS
with Tom Vernon
Producer MAGGIE REDFERN
In the fifth of six programmes Peter France talks to someone who has suffered and survived, and Is willing to share their experience. Researcher DIANE SHELLEY Producer PETER FIRTH BBC Bristol
7.0 Travel; programme news
ORCHESTRA. conducted by SIR CHARLES MACKERRAS
Tchaikovsky Suite No 3. In G
(Overseas broadcast made possible by a arant to the orchestra from Amoco (UK) Ltd)
Novelist Joseph Hone te!ls of his journey across Central Africa. 5: Eastern Zaire: The
A Boy's Own Paper dream of Africa, In the volcanic lake-filled Kivu region; and the reality of a hidden army checkpoint.
Producer JOY HATWOOD
by WILKIE COLLINS (2)
Music is not a diversion
- It's a part of your life.'
All and Robin Campbell are lead singers of the highly successful reggae band, UB40. managed by their brother David. Their father Is
Ian Campbell who ran the leading folk group of the 60s. His parents, Betty and Dave Campbell , still perform the traditional Scottish material they have been singing at family parties tor over SO years.
With the words and contrasting music of the Campbells.
Richard Gilbert presents a portrait of three generations of a remarkable singing family and their very different worlds of music. Researcher TREVOR FISHER Producer RICHARD GILBERT (Repeated: Thurs 11.3 am)
The tradition of pilgrimage Is an ancient part of Christian observance. Bernard Jackson visits six European shrines.
1: Czestochowa in Poland BBC Manchester (Revised repeat)
Presenter John Sergeant Producer PETER ROBINS
Weather report; forecast followed by an Interlude