A selection of music
BBC Birmingham. Stereo
Presented by Charlotte Green
7.0 Science: The Ultimate Structure of Matter
7.20 Laugier: French Architectural Theory
7.40 Technology: Values for Money
7.10 LWSunday Papers
Apna Hi Ghar Samajhiye Make Yourself at Home For Asian listeners BBC Birmingham
Correspondence in English or your own language should be sent to: Make Yourself at Home, BBC, Birmingham B5 7SA
7.45 L W Bells on Sunday from St Mary the Virgin, Little Baddow, Essex
Turning Over New Leaves
Richard Harries reviews and selects readings from Heaven and Earth: Essex Essays in Theology and Ethics edited by ANDREW UNZEY and PETER WEXLER.
Presented by Clive Jacobs Reporter Trevor Barnes Producer BEVERLEY MCAINSH
talks, for the Week's Good Cause, about the Charles Palmer Trust, which provides lifelong care for severely mentally handicapped men and women.
Donations to: Bobby Robson Appeal, [address removed]
by Alistair Cooke
Parish Mass from
St Francis 's Church,
Handsworth, Birmingham Celebrant
THE RT REV MGR THOMAS FALLON
Preacher THE REV DAVID GOODWIN Music (Celebration Hymnal and Songs of the Spirit): Give me joy in my heart (CH 84); Psalm 131: My soul is longing for your peace (ss 80); All that I am (ch 11);
Bind us together,Lord (ss 69) Readings (JB): Wisdom 9, w 13-18; Luke 14, w 25-33 Organist JOHN DUCKETT BBC Birmingham
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Producer LIZ RIGBEY BBC Birmingham
Presented by Margaret Howard Stereo
Andrew Davis , Musical Director of the Toronto Symphony since 1975, was born in England and studied music at King's College, Cambridge, where he was an organ scholar. In conversation with Michael Parkinson , he recalls how he first made his mark as a conductor and talks about his work, which includes opera at Glyndebourne and Covent Garden and conducting many renowned orchestras. He also chooses his eight records. Programme created by ROY PLOMLEY Producer DEREK DRESCHER. Stereo (Re-broadcast on Friday at 9.5 am)
Presented by Nick Worrall Editor DEREK LEWIS
For Grouse and Glory
(Detailson Wednesday at 10.0am)
A series of sixinternationally renowned stage plays which, through simultaneous transmission by Radio 4 and the BBC World
Service, can be shared by the largest English-speaking audience in the world 2: The Seagullby ANTON CHEKHOV in a version by THOMAS KILROY Chekhov's classic play is transposed to the west of Ireland in 1896 Social unrest and a crumbling society form the background to personal turmoil as Isobel Desmond, great actress of the London stage, returns to her Irish estate and to a family trapped in a complex and vicious circle of love and cruel
Directed by DAVID HITCHINSON. Stereo A BBC World Service/Radio 4 production
Africa of the Proconsuls
In a series of fourprogrammes Mark Hassall visits Tunisia to tell the story of the Roman colonisation of North Africa.
1: 'Carthage Must Be Destroyed''The Roman general, beholding the city of Carthage which had flourished 700 years and had ruled over so many lands, islands and seas, as rich in arms and fleets, elephants and money as the mightiest empires, now come to its end in total destruction, shed tears and publicly lamented the fortune of the enemy.' (CICERO) Narrator Malcolm Billings Reader HUGH DICKSON
Producer JOHN KNIGHT. BBCBristol
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4.0 New series The Education Roadshow An action guide for parents. The firstof sixprogrammes from around the country with PROFESSOR TED WRAGG. ERIC ROBSON and a team of education specialists. Beginning with the under-8s, this week's roadshow comes from Plymtree Village Primary School in Devon. Should parents teach their children to read? Should they have to pay for school essentials? How much say should parents have in their children's education? With features and interviews, questions and answers, help and advice, the Roadshow is full of ideas for the best ways to help your children. Technical presentation GERRY GLANCY Researcher MERILYN HARRIS Producer GAYNOR SHUTTE Editor CHRISTOPHER STONE For free fact pack send sae (9 x 6; 28p stamp) to: [address removed]
5.30 Prefaces to Shakespeare Six programmes in which actors talk about Shakespeare's plays Bob Peck on 'Othello' Producer GORDON HUTCHINGS (R)
Fergus Keeling and Lionel Kelleway talk about sharks.
Brian Johnston visits
Bridgwater in Somerset. (Details tomorrow at 11.0am)
With PETER DONALDSON
Sally Feldman , from the Woman's Hour team, brings you the past week's highlights. Producer MARY HARDIMAN
by JOSEPH CONRAD
2: The Paradise of Snakes
Stereo (Details on Friday at 3. 0pm)
Brian Gear invites Ronald Eyre and Amanda Theunissen to pick some paperbacks.
Presented by Jeremy Siepmann 5: Man and Superman In which Spontini and Wagner raise egotism to new heights, and genius triumphs over talent.
Readers JOHN WESTBROOK and HUGH DICKSON
Producer RAY ABBOTT. Stereo
A series of sixwalks up the west coast of Ireland with Mike Harding.
4: This week Mike visits
Connemara and climbs the Twelve Bens or Pins.
Music by DOLORES KEANE ,
MARY BERGIN. JOHN FAULKNER. ALEC FINN. JOHNNY (RINGO) MCDONAGH and MARTIN O'CONNOR
Producers JUDE HOWELLS and JEREMY WEBB
by ROBIN BELL
The time: night.
The scene: a suburban home. The action: a burglar, accompanied by an apprentice, quietly ransacks the house. There is a special reason for his being there.
With Bill Paterson as the Thief Producer JOHN ARNOTT
BBC Radio Scotland. Stereo/Binaural The full binaural effect can be heard through stereo headphones
Walking Through Fire The story of Christians in Uganda
Missionaries, Martyrs and Museveni
In the first of two programmes,
Religious Affairs Correspondent Rosemary Hartill describes her travels in the new Uganda, where she found a divided church coping with the aftermath of civil war.
She traces the story of the 'European religion' from the first conversions - and martyrs - of the 1880s to the murder of Archbishop Janani Luwum by Idi Amin in 1977. Producer STEPHEN LYNAS BBCBristol
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 11.0am)
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The late evening Office of Compline. Stereo
A series of tenprogrammes on the folk-song revival in England 2: The Golden Age of CollectingWith Dr Vic Gammon ,
Imogen Hoist , Douglas Kennedy , Ursula Vaughan Williams and the words of Lucy Broadwood ,
Charles Marson , Cecil Sharp and Ralph Vaughan Williams Readers PADDY GREEN and ARNOLD PETERS
JOY NAYLOR (soprano) HAROLD RICH (piano)
Written and presented by Jim Lloyd
Producer GEOFFREY HEWITT BBC Birmingham. Stereo (R)
A correspondent's view of world events
Erik de Mauny on the Fall of Nikita Khrushchev