Producers TIM FINNEY , REBECCA POW
with Bernard Jackson
Producer ALLAN WRIGHT
(Revised re-broadcast Monday 7.20pm)
with Rosemary Hartill
Mike Hollingworth talks with Alan Titchmarsh
8.10 Today's Papers (Broadcastat 7.10am)
Autumn is on the way already. Football returns to the calendar today when Liverpool and Everton meet at Wembley in the FA Charity Shield. But summer lingers on at Nottingham with the World Rowing Championships. Barry Da vies has a spring in his step. Producer PETER GRIFFITHS
The new, tough antidote to panel games. Mike 'Hard Man' Harding, Willie 'Rough Diamond' Rushton, Graeme 'Grouchy' Garden and Tim 'Brooke No Opposition' Taylor are all unpleasant to Chairman Humphrey Lyttelton, Pianist Colin Sell and Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer
(Re-broadcast Wednesday 12.27pm)
by Anthony Smith (R)
Presented by Hope Sealy Producer JENNY DANKS
The Challenge of Democracy In the second of four programmes, Geoffrey Goodman looks at party democracy with the help, among others, of Lord Blake
The Rt Hon Sir Ian Gilmour , mp The Rt Hon Roy Hattersley , mp Ken Livingstone
The Rt Hon David Steel , mp and The Rt Hon Shirley Williams. Producer HARRY SCHNEIDER
unravelled, dangled or tied up by Ned Sherrin and the likes of Robert Elms, Victoria Mather and Stephen Fry.
Plus Nigel Farrell , who continues his Great Bus
Journeys of Our Time, and the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward Additional material by AUSTAIR BEATON
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE
SIMON SHAW and CATHIE MAHONEY
Reflections on life and politics abroad
Producer MARIFI chicote
(Details on Monday at 10.0am)
starring Prunella Scales as Sarah with Joan Sanderson as Eleanor Benjamin Whitrow as Russell Gerry Cowper as Clare David Quilter as Miles and Graham Blockey as the Quizmaster in Memory Games
'Mother, you are doing it again. You are defining us. And what's more, you are wrong. Henry was lovely and endearing, but he wasn't practical. He couldn't organise himself out of a paper bag.'
Written by SIMON BRETT Producer PETE ATKIN
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 6.30 pm)
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From Totnes, Tom Salmon takes a trip down the River Dart and into the South Hams. He also visits Burgh Island and the National Shire Horse Centre. Stereo
A Schoolboy Dreaming of Africa by CHRIS BARLAS with Major Stead and Brian Cox
Vika, an African state, is about to become independent. But Theo Ntoko, a black political extremist, believes that independence is a trick and what is needed is a revolution.... Directed by PETER KING
Stereo (Brian Cox is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company)
The recent devastating earthquake in Mexico raises the question: could such a disaster ever strike Britain?
David Addis traces the history of the British earthquake from the very earliest evidence to the great Colchester disaster of 1884 and right up to the tremors in Scotland last autumn.
Experts estimate the probability of an earthquake hitting Britain with sufficient force to damage a nuclear power station as once in 10,000 years. But what if it happened tomorrow? Producer BRIAN KING BBC Birmingham
4.0 Never the Same Again JENNI mills traces critical periods in family life.
1: 'I'm Sorry, Ma'am, It Is Your Boy.... '(R) (Details on Wednesday at 7.45pm)
4.30 Not Another Diet Programme A series of six programmes Presented by DR ALAN MARYON DAVIS
4: Everything Stops for Tea! Alan investigates how the average person gets through a sackful of sugar a year, and is joined by cookery writer JACKIE APPLEBEE to find ways of satisfying that sweet tooth without losing it! Producer SARAH ROWLANDS BBC Birmingham (R)
5.0 Modem European Authors 6: Bertolt Brecht An introduction to the life and works of the German playwright, poet, theorist and stage director by JOHN NEWTON , in conversation with writer JOHN WILLETT and theatre director RICHARD Williams Producer IRIS SPRANKLING (R)
5.30 Back on Course All over Britain mature people of all ages are 'going back to school' to pick up new skills and improve job prospects. MARGARET KORVING talks to some of them.
Dr Alan Maryon
Keith Allan goes to Tyneside to meet Robert Logan , a bonded warehouse keeper.
Presented by Peter France
Songs, sketches and stand-up - a selection of the best of the 1986 Edinburgh
Festival Fringe, recorded at the Fringe Club. Presented by comedy writer and performer Nick Revell
With HARRIET CASS including Sports Round-up
Dr Anthony Clare 's second subject in this series of reflective interviews is Mrs Wendy Savage , the controversial gynaecologist and obstetrician.
Researcher LOUISE HIBBINS Producer MICHAEL EMBER
Do It Yourself by DAVID HALLlWELL with and The rich, successful and blissfully married Marcus Lithgow receives a strange package which, when opened, causes him serious injury.
Without any obvious enemies to investigate, the police are further baffled by evidence that Marcus Lithgow must have sent the bomb to himself.
Producer philip MARTIN BBC Birmingham. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 3. Opm)
Marcus Lithgow/Fred Binns:
Kelda Mackye/Maggy Ferguson:
Inspector Bright/Mr Binns:
Mrs Streeter/Norma Rimmell:
Presented by Richard Baker Producer JANE BEVAN. Stereo
Murder, mystery and suspense Coffin on the Water by GWENDOLINE BUTLER abridged in six parts by GEOFFREY M. MATTHEWS
Read by Conrad Phillips
1: A Present for My Mother
Producer PAMELA HOWE. BBC Bristol
Before the ending of the day
(BBC HB 413); Haste thee, 0 God, to deliver me (Batten); Acts 16, w 25-40; Blest be the everlasting God (BBC HB 486). Stereo
(Details on Thursday at 10.0am)
Colin Tudge passes through leading laboratories.
2: Rothamsted Experimental Station
Stereo (Details on Friday at 12.27pm)