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: News Briefing

: Farming Today

: Today

Presented by Brian Redhead and John Timpson
6.30, 7.30, 8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News with ROGER PARRY
7.0,8.0 Today's News Read by BRYAN MARTIN
7.25*, 8.25* Sport with CHARLES COL VILE
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament


Presented By: Brian Redhead
Presented By: John Timpson
Unknown: Roger Parry
Read By: Bryan Martin

: News

: For Schools

9.5 A Service for Schools I am David (1) Read by JOHNNY MORRIS
9.25 Secondary English (11-14) 5: Feet by JAN MARK
9.50 First Steps in Drama North American Indians 2: The Chiefs Daughter by JANET YOUNG
10.10 Playtime Presented by LOLA YOUNG and ANDREW BRANCH
10.25 Talk to a Sports Star Tennis With SUE BARKER. SUE MAPPIN, National Women's Team Manager, and RON PICKERING


Read By: Johnny Morris
Unknown: Jan Mark
Presented By: Lola Young
Unknown: Ron Pickering

: Flatholm: Island of Peace and War

A report on this rocky outcrop in the Bristol Channel
Presented by Peter France


Presented By: Peter France

: Hush.... Money

2: Family Fortunes
Who's won the money war in the battle of the sexes? Does money make, or mar, a marriage? Can consenting adults ever talk about it openly? Or must the subject remain confidential.... hushed?
In the second programme, Laurie Taylor meets the money-makers, the purse-string holders, and those for whom money really is a matter of life - or death.


Unknown: Laurie Taylor
Producer: Sharon Banoff

: Medicine Now

: Morning Story Arctic Tern

Read by Denys Hawthorne
'Shipmates? Sometimes. More often than not, compulsory companions on tankers and liners and ocean tramps who meet, share a brief moment in a full life, and then sign off to join other ships, other shipmates, other worlds.'
Producer KATHRYN PORTER BBC Northern Ireland


Unknown: Norrie Hearn
Read By: Denys Hawthorne

: An Act of Worship

reflecting the issues of the day Stereo

: Analysis

Divided They Stand

: For Schools

ll.ONoticeboard TONY BARNFIELD with news Of what's new in music for schools next year.
11.5 In the News A weekly look at what's new, what's in the news and what the news is all about. Letters and tapes should be sent to: In the News. BBC Schools Radio, Broadcasting House. LondonWIA 1AA. Message Machine [number removed]
11.30 Wavelength The Money Hype Presented by ANDY PEEBLES


Unknown: Tony Barnfield
Presented By: Andy Peebles

: One Man and His Bog

Part four of Barry Pilton 's unheroic encounter with Britain's most arduous walk, the Pennine Way.
Read by David Roper


Unknown: Barry Pilton
Read By: David Roper
Producer: Thomas Sutcliffe

: You and Yours

Presented by Pattie Coldwell


Presented By: Pattie Coldwell

: After Henry

The last of eight parts Going Away

: The World at One: News

Presented by Gordon Clough


Presented By: Gordon Clough

: The Archers

: For Schools

1.55 Listening Corner Today's story: Jamaica Farewell by NICCI CROWTHER
2.5 The Music Box Written and presented by MICHAEL BURNETT and SANDRA KERR
2.20 Living Language With GEORGE LAYTON The Third-Class Genie (1) by ROBERT LEESON
2.40 Health Education My Body Unholy Smoke! (RV) by ALISON WHYMAN


Presented By: Michael Burnett
Presented By: Sandra Kerr
Unknown: George Layton
Unknown: Robert Leeson
Unknown: Alison Whyman

: Woman's Hour

Introduced by Sue MacGregor Take a grain of rice ... weigh it, cook it, but make sure it's brown! Would you recognise a Home Economics lesson?
ANNA GRAYSON has been looking at the new syllabus and the way the subject is taught nowadays. I Also Am of Ireland (7)


Introduced By: Sue MacGregor
Unknown: Anna Grayson

: The Afternoon Play

A Kind of Wild Justice by KEITH HAGENBACH
Octavio Colomar is very successful and very ruthless. When he comes up against a group of people as ruthless as he is, he finds himself, for the first time in his life, unable to manipulate events.


Unknown: Keith Hagenbach
Unknown: Octavio Colomar
Directed By: Christopher Venning
Octavio Colomar: Lee Montague
Juan Vernal: Eric Lander
Isabella: Frances Jeater
Commander Torres: Nigel Graham
Luis Vittorio: Michael Shannon
DiAngelo: David Graham
Bank manager: Michael Spice
Felipe Colomar: David Timson
Paco: Richard Huw
Ramon: Mark Straker
JOSe: Russell Keith-Grant
Raphael: Jon Strickland

: Enquire Within

Neil Landor answers your queries and quibbles.
Questions, on a postcard please, to: Enquire Within, BBC Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA
Producer FRAN ACHESON. Stereo


Unknown: Neil Landor
Producer: Fran Acheson.

: Bookshelf

Tony Russell tells the story of Penguin Books.


Unknown: Tony Russell

: Story Time

Women of Crime
4: Change of Climate by URSULA CURTISS
Read by Miranda Richardson Hester had never really been strong - it was the look of almost luminous fragility which had first caught Tom's eye. But now her doctor doubted if she'd survive another winter. Producer CAROLINE RAPHAEL


Read By: Miranda Richardson
Producer: Caroline Raphael

: PM

Presented by Robert Williams and Susannah Simons continuedon VHF/FM 5.50-5.55


Presented By: Robert Williams
Presented By: Susannah Simons

: The Six O'Clock News

With PETER DONALDSON including Financial Report


Unknown: Peter Donaldson

: Brain of Britain 1985


: News

: The Archers

Written by JOANNA TOYE Cast for the week: Jennifer Aldridge ANGELA PIPER
BBC Birmingham


Written By: Joanna Toye
Brian Aldridge: Charles Collingwood
Phil Archer: Norman Painting
Jill Archer: Patricia Greene
Shula Archer: Judy Bennett
Elizabeth Archer: Alison Dowling
Tom Forrest: Bob Arnold
Nelson Gabriel: Jack May
Joe Grundy: Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy: Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy: Fion Mathieson
Jethro Larkin: George Hart
Neil Carter: Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter: Charlotte Martin
Caroline Bone: Sara Coward
Nigel Pargetter: Graham Seed
Martin Lambert: Scott Cherry
Mrs Antrobus: Margot Boyd

: Any Answers?

A chance to air your views on subjects raised in last week's Any Questions?
Introduced by John Timpson Producer CAROLE STONE
BBC Bristol. Send your letters to:
Any Answers? BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR


Introduced By: John Timpson
Producer: Carole Stone

: Building Condemned?

Unless work is begun now. and money spent soon, 'we will become a dilapidated second-rate annexe to Europe', according to the President of RIBA. Evidence from
Government surveys, from economists, from local authorities, confirm that homes, schools and roads are decaying fast. Weakened by successive stop-go policies, the building and construction industry is in decline.
Has crisis point been reached? When the builders are called in, will it be too late?
Susan Marling investigates Researcher CAROLYN HARTMAN Producer CHRIS LONGLEY
0 FEATURE: page 3


Unknown: Susan Marling
Unknown: Carolyn Hartman
Producer: Chris Longley

: Does He Take Sugar?

A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners.
Presented by John Mills Editor MARLENE PEASE
Correspondence and enquiries to: BBC. Broadcasting House. London WIA 4WW
Phone [number removed](10.0am-5.0 pm)


Presented By: John Mills
Editor: Marlene Pease

: John Ebdon

meanders through the BBC Sound Archives.

: Kaleidoscope

Christopher Bigsby presents tonight's edition, which includes interviews, news, and reviews of books, films, plays, broadcasting, music and exhibitions.


Unknown: Christopher Bigsby
Producer: John Powell

: A Book at Bedtime

The second of three short stories by MALACHI WHITAKER
Eve returns from her travels to find hatred and stifling suburban respectability in the home of her stepmother.


Stories By: Malachi Whitaker

: The World Tonight

Presenter Alexander MacLeod
11.0 Headlines onVHFIFMuntilll.O


Presenter: Alexander MacLeod

: Study on 4

Groundswell The environment programme Presented by Hugh Sykes


Presented By: Hugh Sykes

: Open University

11.30 A Model of Despotism
11.50 Music interlude

: * am News

followed by an interlude

: Schools Night-time Broadcasting

12.30-1.0 Hallo! Wie Geht's?
12.30 7: Ich will Geschichte sehen, erleben Written by CARL DUERING
12.45 8: Eine Grosstadt ? Nein, nicht in den Ferien! Written by ALAN BOXFORD and at 1.0 Graded Objectives: German
4: Vielleicht gehen wir heute aus? Written by LORE HOFMANN


Written By: Carl Duering
Written By: Eine Grosstadt
Written By: Alan Boxford
Written By: Lore Hofmann

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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