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7.10 Sunday Papers long wave only
7.15 Apna Hi Ghar Samajhiye : for Asians BBC Birmingham (long wave only)
7.50 Turning Over New Leaves: Robert Foxcroft selects readings from C.S. Lewis's The Business of Heaven, edited by Walter Hooper.
Religious news and views from home and abroad.
Presented by Clive Jacobs
Producer DAVID COOMES
talks, for the Week's Good Cause, about the importance of playgroups for the under-5s, and the good start in life they provide.
Donations: [address removed]
by Alistair Cooke
Parish Communion from St Mary's Parish Church,
Celebrant and Preacher
THE REV TREVOR PARK, Vicar of St Mary's
Hymns: The Lord's day (hft 116); Risen with Christ (HFT 95): Jesus lives! (A&MR 140); 0 most merciful! (A&MR 410): 0 my Saviour (A&MR 360)
Readings: I Corinthians 15, vv 53-58: John 6, vv 32-40 Organist HENRY HALL BBC Manchester
Directed by PETER WINDOWS Producer WILLIAM SMETHURST
. Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN BBC Birmingham
with Sue MacGregor Produced by the Woman's Hour unit
Steptoe and Son starring Wilfrid Brambell Harry H. Corbett Men of Property with Norman Bird Jeanne Cook
Michael McClain written and adapted for radio by RAY GALTON and ALAN SIMPSON
Producer BOBBY JAYE
(First broadcast in 1974)
Yoghurt has been good for us as a way of storing milk since the days before the fridge. But in recent years, adding sugar, colour and flavour has made it good for business too.
Derek Cooper reports on the commercial brand and the traditional product. Producer JOY HATWOOD
Presenter Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS
visits Scotland where members of the Helensburgh and Gareloch Horticultural
Society put their questions to Geoffrey Smith Clay Jones and Dr Stefan Buczacki
Questionmaster Ken Ford BBC Manchester
Caiaphas the Priest by JOSEF BOR translated and adapted by CAREY HARRISON with and An interpretation of Christ's trial seen through the eyes of Caiaphas the High Priest. Forced to fill a crucifixion quota, he finds himself obliged to choose between a Jewish nationalist freedom fighter and the latest self-proclaimed Messiah.
Members of the Great Council of the Temple:
A serious play, treating
Christianity with reverence.
Directed by JOHN THEOCHARIS
Six programmes with Kenneth Hudson
5: The Country House The country house is arguably the greatest contribution Britain has made to the visual arts.
But it is an art form that has disappeared since such great houses can never be built today. How are we preserving them and providing a greater understanding of the times in which they were created?
Producer JOHN KNIGHT BBC Bristol long wave only
The Insects are Coming! As squadrons of butterflies, bugs and beetles begin their migration across Europe, Michael Jordan and a team of European naturalists track their progress to landing sites in Britain.
Producer MELINDA BARKER BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Tues 8.30 pm) long wave only
with DAVID HITCHINSON
The series that takes a current issue and 'sounds out' its moral and religious implications.
Radio I DJ David Jensen has the first disturbing results of a survey conducted by the British Council of Churches into the beliefs of young churchgoers. Are the morals of youngsters different from the public statements of the churches they attend? How worried are church leaders that they may not be winning the hearts and minds of teenagers who turn up to church week after week? Producer JOHN FORREST Series producer JOHN NEWBURY
Exploring in the Sound Archives Malcolm
Billings has found that his interest in the Nile
Valley antiquities is well represented.
Producer SALLY LUNN
A thriller serial in six episodes by EDWARD BOYD with 4:Old Hansford has died. Tim Leighton has disappeared. Dr Webber has a suspicious suntan. Hardly the time, you would think, for Caiman to go poaching at
Dungrennan Bay ...
Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland
Hunter Davies talks to
Rosie Boycott , author of a revealing autobiography, and examines the work of John Steinbeck.
Producer ANNE HOWELLS
A meditation by VALERIE FISHER with the BBC SINGERS directed by JOHN POOLE Producer DAVID CRAIG
The last in a six-part series. Bob Symes , steam enthusiast and amateur cook, deserts his kitchen and sallies forth in search of leisure occupations.
All Done by Numbers.... St Stephen 's take on a novice hand-bell ringer. Producer KATE FENTON
by CHARLES DICKENS dramatised in ten episodes by BETTY DAVIES with and 6: A Flight and a Fall '"Mr Wrayburn", said Lizzie, "I have had a bitter trial tonight, and I hope you will not think me ungrateful or mysterious, or changeable. I am neither; I am wretched. Pray remember what I said to you. Pray, pray take care.'" with MICHAEL BILTON ,
GEOFFREY COLLINS ,
WILLIAM EEDLE , ANTHONY HALL . COLIN STARKEY and MARK STRAKER Directed by JANE MORGAN
Miss Abbey Potterson:
R W Wilfer:
Ian Grimble revisits the Faroe Islands
The evening Office of Compline
Donald Milner reports from Africa on the work of Britain's overseas aid agencies: how they and their supporters are seen from the recipients' point of view.
Producer JOHN FORSYTH