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: News Briefing

: * Prelude

Music selected by Michael Ford
BBC Birmingham. Stereo

: Morning Has Broken

A sequence of hymns presented by David Hitchinson LW only from 6.45


Presented By: David Hitchinson

: Open University

6.45 Love in Shakespeare's England
7.5 Science: An Evolutionary Paradox
7.25 Technology: After the Harvest

: News

7.10 LW Sunday Papers
7.15 LWApna Hi Ghar Samajhiye : for Asians BBC Birmingham
7.45 Bells
7.50 Turning Over New Leaves Philip Crowe reviews and selects readings from Being Saved by PETER MULLEN


Unknown: Ghar Samajhiye
Unknown: Philip Crowe
Unknown: Peter Mullen

: News

8.10 Sunday Papers

: Sunday

Presented by Trevor Bames Producer DAVID WINTER


Presented By: Trevor Bames
Producer: David Winter

: Judith Chalmers

talks, for the Week's Good Cause, about the Women's National Cancer Control Campaign.
Donations to WNCCC, [address removed]

: News

9.10 Sunday Papers

: Letter from America

by Alistair Cooke


Unknown: Alistair Cooke

: Morning Service

A joint Eucharist with the congregations of St John 's Episcopal Church and St Cuthbert's Church of Scotland, Edinburgh
Hymns: (A&M NEW STANDARD) Rise and hear, the Lord is speaking (509: Sussex); Praise my soul (192); Alleluia sing to Jesus (262: Hyfrydol);
Scottish Liturgy Music Setting: ROBERT E.KYDD
Reading: Acts 11, w 4-18 Gradual: Oculi omnium (Charles Wood)
Reading: John 15, w 12-17
Anthem: Come and view me, Lord (Richard Lloyd ) Organist JAMES WATSON
Director of music ROBERT e. KYDD


Unknown: St John
Unknown: Canon Neville Chamberlain
Organist: Richard Lloyd
Organist: James Watson
Music: Robert E. Kydd

: The Archers

Omnibus edition
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN


Editor: Anthony Parkin
Producer: William Smethurst
Directed By: Peter Windows

: The Colour Supplement

The return of Radio 4's glossy
Sunday magazine presented by Margo MacDonald
One hundred minutes to divert, entertain and perhaps inform you about the issues and personalities who are in the public eye.
Today's edition includes:
The Morning After: a report on how one group of people spent their Saturday night, from a not-too-bleary-eyed NIGEL FARRELL.
A Year of My Own: TIM PIGOTT.
SMITH chooses 1974 - the year in which President Nixon resigned over Watergate - as a year that was special for him, for other reasons.
High Noon: The Colour
Supplement's way of discussing an issue of the week.
International Exchange: linking up radio stations around the world to hear some of the major, and the minor, preoccupations of the week elsewhere.
Modern Manners: advice for the confused, bemused or marginally ignorant from those expert observers of modern etiquette LAURIE TAYLOR and VIC LEWIS-SMITH .
Sunday Lunch: SUSAN MARUNG joins bill TIDY in his kitchen during the preparation of the day's main meal, to share domestic chores and table talk. DEREK JAMESON reviews the other colour supplements of the day, with reference to the rest of Fleet Street's output.
Plus RORY BREMNER continuing an everyday story of broadcasting folk.


Presented By: Margo MacDonald
Unknown: Nigel Farrell.
Unknown: Tim Pigott.
Unknown: Laurie Taylor
Unknown: Vic Lewis-Smith
Unknown: Susan Marung
Unknown: Derek Jameson
Unknown: Rory Bremner
Producers: Ian Gardhouse
Unknown: Vanessa Harrison
Unknown: Simon Shaw

: The World This Weekend: News

Presented by Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS


Presented By: Gordon Clough
Editor: Derek Lewis

: Gardeners' Question Time

(Details on Wednesday at 10.0am)

: The Afternoon Play: Temporary Shelter

by Rose Tremain
with Roy Kinnear and Fiona Walker
Larry and Marje decide to holiday on a French camp site. Larry appears to be full of jovial bonhomie, but when Trist suddenly pitches his tent next to them, Larry reveals a very different side to his nature.
(Temporary Shelter won a Giles Cooper Award for one of the best plays of 1984)
BBC Manchester Stereo


Writer: Rose Tremain
Director: Kay Patrick
Larry: Roy Kinnear
Marje: Fiona Walker
Trist: Anthony Newlands
Jean-Louis: Yves Aubert
Annette: Grazyna Monvid

: Quietly Resisting

Harry Ree reflects on heroines and heroes in wartime France who never held a gun.


Unknown: Harry Ree

: Heritage

In a series of six programmes Kenneth Hudson looks at the way we view history. 1: Everyday Furniture
'Marie Antoinette 's writing table is a wonderful piece of artistry, but I feel sure that
Marie Antoinette never wrote on it. The dear lady dared not. She might have spoiled it by upsetting some ink on it. It is a piece of the highest possible technique - call it a piece of fine art - but, alas, it does not seem to me to be a piece of furniture.' In 1710 the young
Robert Gillow 's father languished in Lancaster prison as a Catholic recusant. Apprenticed to a cabinet maker, the boy was to become one of the great designers of furniture for the British middle class throughout the Empire. Early this century Lucian Ercolani based his designs on the traditional Windsor chair which had been made in High Wycombe for generations.
Producer JOHN KNIGHT. BBC Bristol
0 HELPLINES: page 69


Unknown: Kenneth Hudson
Unknown: Marie Antoinette
Unknown: Marie Antoinette
Unknown: Robert Gillow
Unknown: Lucian Ercolani
Producer: John Knight.

: Options

4.0 Victorian Values A series of six programmes. 3: Family Life TERRY JONES sets out to discover if the world of 'Home Sweet Home' existed in Victorian Britain, with historians ANNA DAVIN and ELLEN ROSS.
4.30 Inside Information A ten-programme course
8: The Intelligent Machine? Can computers think for themselves? PAUL HEINEY reports on the latest moves towards Artificial Intelligence, and gardening expert ALAN TITCHMARSH discovers a computer program which can diagnose plant diseases. There's also a report on computers in the classroom and on what makes good software.
5.0 Sports Coaching A new series of six programmes providing a basic introduction to coaching for coaches of all sports Presented by david icke
1: Coaches - Who Needs Them? Coaching is seen as vital in the development of young sportsmen and sportswomen. But what do coaches do? How do they go about their work? And what is good coaching practice? Study packs on many of the topics covered in this series are available from the National Coaching Foundation. For further information write to: [address removed] Series producer FRANK WARWICK ●DRELPLINES: page 69
5.30 Euromagazine Edizione italiana (2) ANGELA VIRDO scopre quello che pensano gli italiani della vita in Gran Bretagna. Presentatori DENISE DE RÖME e ENRICO VERDECCHIA


Unknown: Anna Davin
Unknown: Ellen Ross.
Unknown: Paul Heiney
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Presented By: David Icke
Unknown: Beckett Park
Producer: Frank Warwick
Unknown: Angela Virdo
Unknown: Denise de Röme
Unknown: Enrico Verdecchia

: The Living World

The Badger Lady
After years of night watching,
Chris Ferris was accepted as an honorary badger, making unique observations of their lives and habits. She has also been beaten up, shot at and nearly run over by frustrated badger-diggers. The story of this extraordinary lady is presented by Derek Jones.
See feature in July issue of BBC Wildlife magazine, £1.10, available from newsagents


Unknown: Chris Ferris
Presented By: Derek Jones.
Producer: Tim Grout-Smith

: News

: Down Your Way

Harwell is known for its Atomic Energy Research
Establishment, but there are also cherries here, that
Masefield prized above all others, and the oldest peal of six bells in England. Besides this Brian Johnston discovers a game called 'Aunt Sally' which they play at the local pubs in this part of Oxfordshire. Producer ANDREW VIVIAN BBCBristol


Unknown: Brian Johnston
Producer: Andrew Vivian

: News



Unknown: Bryan Martin

: Treasure Islands

The first of eight programmes
Barbados: Looking for an Angle Novelist Joseph Hone tells the story of his recent travels in the Caribbean islands.


Unknown: Joseph Hone
Producer: Joy Hatwood

: A Good Read

(Details on Thursday at 4. 10pm)
0 HEAR THIS! page 16


5: Operation Siegfried


Unknown: Len Deighton

: In the Psychiatrist's Chair

In the second of six reflective interviews
Dr Anthony Clare 's subject is P. D. James, the popular crime novelist.


Unknown: Dr Anthony Clare
Unknown: Jenny Rivarola
Producer: Michael Ember

: Law in Action

Presented by Joshua Rozenberg


Presented By: Joshua Rozenberg

: Young Lives

Teenagers, their parents, their grandparents and they themselves as parents, trying to understand how things have changed. Parents
The first of three programmes marking International Youth
Year. Written and presented by Sarah McNeill
Studio production by ANDREW PARFITT. Stereo


Presented By: Sarah McNeill
Reporters: Andrea Adams
Reporters: Sandra Heavenstone
Reporters: Sara Parker
Production By: Andrew Parfitt.

: Kidnapped and Catriona: 3: Murder in Appin

The classic novels of adventure and romance by R. L. Stevenson dramatised in ten parts by Catherine L. Czerkawska with David Rintoul as David Balfour, Paul Young as Alan Breck
The brig Covenant has been shipwrecked off the west coast of Scotland and David Balfour has been cast ashore on the island of Erraid. He has Alan Breck's silver button still safe in his pocket and he makes his way to Appin, and a fateful encounter.
BBC Scotland


Author: R.L. Stevenson
Dramatised by: Catherine L. Czerkawska
Director: Marilyn Imrie
David Balfour: David Rintoul
Alan Breck: Paul Young
Mr Henderland: Henry Stamper
Crofter: Ian Stewart
Neil Roy: Iain Agnew
Mungo: Brown Derby
Colin Campbell: Sandy Neilson
James of the Glens: Bob Docherty
Mistress Stewart: Rose McBain
Gaelic servant: John Carmichael

: News

: Speaking Out

The confessions of a Victorian man of letters with Michael Bryant as John Addington Symonds 'It was my primary object to describe amanofnomean talents, of no abnormal depravity, whose life has been perplexed from first to last by passion - natural, instinctive, healthy in his own particular case, but morbid and abominable from the point of view of the society in which he lives - persistent passion for the male sex.'
John Addington Symonds had presented a confident face to the world, but inwardly he was in turmoil. His memoirs were not published until 1984 when
Symonds had been in his grave almost a century. Brian Gear presents a portrait of the Bristol-born writer.
Producer JOHN KNIGHT. BBCBristol
(Michael Bryant is a National Theatre player)
0 HEAR THIS! page 16


Unknown: Michael Bryant
Unknown: John Addington Symonds
Unknown: Brian Gear
Producer: John Knight.
Unknown: Michael Bryant

: How Blessed

The last of five meditations on the Beatitudes by Stanley Brinkman
Blessed are you - who need God
Producer NOEL VINCENT BBC Manchester. Stereo

: Inside Parliament

Presented by Mike Baker Producer PETER ROBINS


Presented By: Mike Baker
Producer: Peter Robins

: * am News

followed by an interlude

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