A selection of music
BBC Birmingham. Stereo
Producers ALLAN WRIGHT. TIM FINNEY
with Bernard Jackson. Stereo
goes to France to meet some
British families who are trying to become part of the French agricultural community. Producer ALLAN WRIGHT
(Revised re-broadcast Monday 7.20pm)
with Rosemary Hartill
Mike Gilliam asks
Alan Titchmarsh about jobs in the garden this weekend.
Presented by Chris Rea They're stockpiling the strawberries and cream in SW19:18 courts, from the Centre downwards, will be full for the next fortnight.
There's also news from the World Cup, The Second Comhill Test, and from BARRY mcguigan 's camp, as he prepares to face STEVE cruz in Las Vegas. Producer PETER GRIFFITHS
Simon Bates presents a practical holiday guide with Nigel Coombs , Susan Marling and Patrick Stoddart Producer HELEN ROBSON
John Sweeney presents a personal review of the weekly magazines. Producer JENNY DANKS
Robert Carvel , of The London Standard, presents a personal review ofaweekinthe parliamentary life of MPs and peers.
Producer SHEILA COOK
unravelled, dangled or tied up by Ned Sherrin and the likes of Robert Elms
Victoria Mather and Stephen Fry.
Plus Nigel Farrell , with his
Great Bus Journeys of Our Time, and the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward.
Additional material from ALISTAIR BEATON
Producers LAN GARDHOUSE
SIMON SHAW and CATHIE MAHONEY
Reflections on life and politics abroad
Producer MARGARET HILL
(Details on Monday at 10.0am)
Stereo (Details on Monday at 6.30pm)
The Rt Hon Shirley Williams The Rt Hon Norman St John-Stevas , mp
Germaine Greer , Clive Jenkins
The Tinker's Daughter by PATRICE CHAPLIN
In Edwardian England, Meriel's isolated existence is enhanced by the lack of love from her parents. She becomes obsessed with a local girl.
Directed by CHERRY COOKSON Stereo
'Our planet and our country, England, needs us at the moment. We're the best chance it's actually got....'
The hippy travellers of the Rainbow Village have been living precariously since their eviction from the Molesworth cruise missile base last year. Adversity is stiffening the convoy's determination to survive.
Producer EDWARD LUCAS BBC Manchester
4.0 Nursing History Ten programmes in which MARGARET korving traces the growth of the profession. 7: The Mental Nurse The treatment of 'lunatics' was for centuries based on fear and contempt. But there were notable pioneers who evolved a more systematic and humane approach to care. Producer GORDON HUTCHINGS
4.30 Victorian Values A series of six programmes 2: Cleanliness is Next to Godliness Victorian Britain smelt. During Victoria's reign many steps were taken to clean up the newly developing cities. TERRY JONES talks tO KENNETH HUDSON about the attempts made to cleanse 'The Great Unwashed'. Producer JUDE HOWELLS (R)
5.0 So You Want to Be a Writer Ten programmes for the would-be author 8: The Novel DEREK PARKER talks to MARGARET DRABBLE about the art of writing a novel. Producer DENNIS SIMMONS (R)
5.30 Dead Men Do Tell Tales Three programmes in which MOLLY PRlCE-OWEN discovers how forensic science can bring a criminal to book.
1: Blood, Sweat and Tears 'There is reason to believe that every single cell on a person's body is unique to that individual - as unique as fingerprints.' Producer SARAH ROWLANDS (R)
The Countryside in Summer Wynford Vaughan-Thomas takes another seasonal look at the countryside. He visits a wild flower nursery in the Peak
National Park, a rush weaver in the Cotswolds, and the Duke of Wellington's country home. He also hears about a village taking a holiday to their twin village in France, and tries to catch a sighting of one of Britain's rarest birds of prey in Wales. Producer CAROLINE ELUOT
(Re-broadcast Wednesday at 11.0am)
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Christopher Dunkley with your comments and complaints
Presented by Derek Jones
With HARRIET CASS including Sports Round-up
Saturday evening table talk Music by INSTANT SUNSHINE
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
Charity at Home by DAVE SIMPSON
Bob Johnson has raised money for charity ever since his wife died of cancer three years earlier. But when his boss persuades him to put the work on a 'proper business footing', people start asking questions -just where does the money go that's put into those collection boxes?
Directed by ROBERT COOPER BBC Manchester. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 3.0pm)
Richard Baker presents a selection of words and music on record.
Producer JANE BEVAN. Stereo
Shadow of a Doubt by JUNE THOMSON abridged in six parts by NEVILLE TELLER
Read by Martin Jarvis 6: Above Suspicion
Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
Now thank we all our God
(BBC HB 277); Luke 11, w 1-11; 0 taste and see (Vaughan
Williams); Saviour again to thy dear name we raise (BBC HB 423) Stereo
A current religious or moral topic is explored. This week's presenter is Trevor Barnes. Researcher AMANDA PHILUPS Producer SHIRLEY PENROSE Series editor JOHN NEWBURY
John Oaksey explores the pioneering research work carried out by the Animal Health Trust.
A taste of some of the top acts to be found on the London cabaret circuit.
Compered by Clive Anderson
Recorded at The Comedy Store, Leicester Square, London
Producer GRAHAM FROST. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 12.27pm)