Farming, food and countryside news, market trends, weather
Producers TIM FINNEY , REBECCA POW
with Bernard Jackson
Producer ALLAN WRIGHT
(Revised re-broadcast Monday 7.20pm)
with the BBC's Religious Affairs Correspondent Rosemary Hartill
Mike Gilliam asks
Alan Titchmarsh about jobs in the garden this weekend.
Radio 4's travel and leisure programme presented by Bernard Falk with Susan Marling ,
Nigel Coombs and Patrick Stoddart Producer HELEN ROBSON
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Francis Wheen presents a review of the weeklies.
Producer JENNY DANKS
Julia Langdon , Political Editor of the Mirror, with a personal review of the parliamentary life of MPs and peers.
Producer SHEILA COOK
with Ned Sherrin and the likes of Craig Charles , Carol Thatcher and Stephen Fry. Plus
Nigel Farrell 's Great Bus Journeys of Our Time, and the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward Additional material from
IAN BROWN and JAMES HENDRIE Producers IAN GARDHOUSE
SIMON SHAW and CATHIEMAHONEY
Producer ZAREER MASANI
(Details on Monday at 10.0 am)
Stereo (Details on Monday 6.30pm)
Sir Marcus Fox , mp
Magnus Magnusson Diana Warwick
The Rt Rev Robert Williams
A Cuckoo in the Nest adapted by PETER KING from the novel and stage farce by BEN TRAVERS
In 1925, down Maiden Blotton, in the Stag and Hunt, landlady Mrs Spoker, who doesn't allow hanky panky with unmarrieds, mistakenly forces an innocent couple into a bed of sin.
Music composed and played by ED WELCH (piano) with RON ASPERY Directed by PETER KING. Stereo (R)
Major George Bone:
The Rev Sloley Jones:
Pansy, the dog:
4.0 Global Village 4: Future Phone The videophone has long been a favourite subject of science-fiction writers. But yesterday's fantasy is tomorrow's reality. PETER GOODWIN investigates. (e)
4.30 The State of Industry ROBERT HELLER , editorial director of Management Today, focuses this week on electronics and computers. (e)
5.0 The Oldest Ally The first of three programmes on Portugal From Treaty to Dictatorship In May 1386, a treaty of friendship was signed between England and Portugal. ROBERT GRAHAM examines its influence today. Producer CHRISTOPHER STONE (R) (e)
5.30 Por aqui
8: Cosas buenas y cosas malas with ISABEL SOTO and MIGUEL PENARANDA (R) (e) Study book, £5.50: three cassettes, £4.31 each from retailers
Michael Parkinson , in company with Geoffrey Collins and Carol Drinkwater , presents a selection of his favourite poetry and prose.
The programme was recorded at the Kenton Theatre, Henley-on-Thames.
Producer ALEC REID. BBC Bristol
(Re-broadcast Wednesday 11.0am LW)
with Christopher Dunkley
Four programmes looking at film versions of famous novels 1: Oliver Twist
Christopher Cook considers how Oliver fared on his journey from the printed page to the screen, with soundtrack illustrations and readings from Charles Dickens 's book by EMRYS JAMES .
Producer WENDY CLAY (R)
with PETER DONALDSON including Sports Round-up
Music by INSTANT SUNSHINE
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
by Frederick Lonsdale
Maria rather likes Richard, while Helen is just mad about the Duke of Bristol. But will they make suitable husbands? Maria has a highly unconventional method of finding out. But we don't always like what we find, do we?
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON Stereo
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George, Duke of Bristol:
Presented by Richard Baker Producer JUDITH ROLES . Stereo
Deep and Crisp and Even by PETER TURNBULL , abridged in six parts by ANDREW SIMPSON Read by Bill Paterson 3: A Missing Boy
Producer PAMELA HOWE. BBC Bristol
from St Paul 's Church, Birmingham led by SHIRLEY SCOTT , with BIRMINGHAM CATHEDRAL CHOIR
Director of Music MARCUS HUXLEY 0 quam gloriosum (Victoria); Psalm 150 (Stanford);
Angel-voices ever singing (A&MR 246); Isaiah 12 (GNB) BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
Specialist reporters examine the religious and moral implications of current issues. Researcher AMANDA HANCOX Producer and series editor BEVERLEY MCAINSH
Presented by Peter Evans
Jasper Carrot, star of stage, screen and funky moped, gives you the essence of his condition and benefit of his brain cells in his two-part crash course on the stand-up comedy boom now going on in San Francisco.
Featuring clips and interviews recorded in the comedy clubs of the 'city by the bay'. Have a nice day!
Compiled and produced by GRAHAM FROST
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 12.27pm)
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