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Chough, chough. Coot! Coot! Chiff-chaff chiff-chaff, chiff-chaff chiff-chaff, chiff....
Animal tracks take on a whole new meaning when Derek Jones and fellow travellers record the bird life, plant life and landscapes seen from the window of the Bristol to Plymouth Inter-City 125.
Producer GEORGE MONBIOT BBC Bristol
9.5 Noticeboard News for teachers in Primary and Middle schools Presented by TONY BARNFIELD
9.10 A Service for Schools Baboushka (1) (RV) Story by ARTHUR SCHOLEY
9.30 Secondary English 11-14 Treasure Island by R. L. STEVENSON 3: The Island (R)
9.50 First Steps in Drama 9: Space Quest The Space Web (4) Presented by PETER SEARLES (R)
10.25 Maths - with a Story! Numbers in Everyday Life Don't think of a number! by GORDON SNELL (R)
11.0 Noticeboard The Secondary edition of the teachers' information programme Presented by TONY BARNFIELD
11.5 In the News A weekly look at what's new, what's in the news and what the news is all about. Presented by FRANK PARTRIDGE
11.30 Wavelength Computer Kids The Times Network on the air. Studio guest MAX HEADROOM Presenter ANDY PEEBLES. Stereo
1.55 Listening Corner Today's story: Mr Corkingdale and the Dentist Bird by WILLIAM RANKIN
2.5 The Song Tree
9: Rissolty Rossolty , Hey Bombossity by BARRY GIBSON Presented by HILARY JONES and SIMON MAYOR With PYEWACKETT Stereo
2.20 Living Language Christmas Kaleidoscope (RV) Narrated by MARTIN JARVIS Music by JONATHON GIBBS (R)
2.40 Newscast Presented by LIBBY FAWBERT
Introduced by Sue MacGregor On the Park: 'People look down their noses at you when you say you come from Leigh Park - and it's an awful feeling.' Leigh Park in Hampshire - the third largest council estate in Europe - has a reputation locally as a trouble Spot. JENNY CUFFE gets the perspective of some of the people who live there.
Serial: Breath of Life (3)
Baked Avocado by NOEL ROBINSON
Robert and Myra meet on the plane to Brisbane; they're both off to claim the property they've been left. But their inheritances are not without complications - complications that throw them strangely together.
Directed by TIM SUTER. Stereo
And Petra Da
Flight service director:
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of The Phantom of the Opera, Hunter Davies explores the mythic world of Gaston Leroux 's famous horror story, set not only on the great, glittering stage of the Paris Opera House, but also in the eerie and terrifying world of lakes, labyrinths and monsters which lies beneath. Producer JOHN POWELL
A chance to air your views on some of the 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
Ian Fleming 's collection of first editions.
In the third programme of this series, Heather Brigstocke ,
High Mistress ofSt Paul's Girls' School, London, assesses Robert Baden-Powell 's Scouting For Boys with The Rev
Francis Cattermole and Jeffrey Archer. Series devised by HOWARD THOMAS Producer MAGGIE REDFERN
('Profile' of Jeffrey Archer at 8. 40 pm)
A series of six programmes on modern Spain, presented by Robert Graham.
3: Separate Identities
Like the Catholic kings of the past. General Franco believed in Spain's sacred unity and refused to tolerate regionalism. But the new Spanish Constitution of 1978 accepted regional identity as a part of the richness of the nation. However, moves towards autonomy have not been radical enough for some of Spain's 17 regions and there is continued friction. Robert Graham analyses this unresolved issue and talks to some of those involved.
Producer CHRISTOPHER STONE
Jeffrey Archer has rarely been out of the headlines. Once
Britain's youngest MP, he gave up politics after disastrous investments left him broke.
He recouped his losses by writing best-sellers.
Now he has returned to politics as the controversial
Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party.
Richard Kershaw presents a profile of this volatile man. Producer FRANK SMITH
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners and their families, with country-wide news and views on all matters of concern to them.
Presented by John Mills Producer MARLENE PEASE
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