Presented by Michael Pickstock Producer ALLAN WRIGHT BBC Pebble Mill
Hope Sealy in conversation with a special guest about a prayer that has inspired their life and faith.
Presented by John Humphrys and Jenni Murray
7.0,8.0 Today's News Read by BRIAN PERKINS
7.30,8.30 News Summary
7.25* Sport With CUFF MORGAN
7.40*, 8.47* Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day - In Perspective with ROSEMARY HARTILL , the BBC's Religious Affairs Correspondent
8.25 The Weeklies with DAVID CHIPP
8.35 Yesterday in Parliament Editor JENNY ABRAMSKY
Presented by Cliff Morgan who eases you into the weekend with the sports news and views from around the world. Producer EMILY MCMAHON
Breakaway, in its 350th programme, announces the winners of its competition from the Holiday 87 Exhibition at Alexandra Palace, London - a public exhibition open from 23 to 25 January. Bernard Falk and Judith Chalmers report.
Producer JENNY MALUNSON DUFF
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Ned Sherrin , with studio guests, and contributions from
Victoria Mather, Stephen Fry , Craig Charles and Robert Elms. Plus the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward.
Additional material by WOLFGANG PLOCKER
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE and CATHIE MAHONEY
George Jones , Political Editor of the Daily Telegraph, presents a personal review of the parliamentary week. Producer SHEILA COOK
Producer JULIAN COLES
(Details on Monday at 10.0am)
It's back! The programme that reveals everything you never wanted to know about the past week.
Michael Spicer , mp, John Pardoe Mary Goldring , Lord Soper
A series of 13 programmes 2:The 30s and Korda
'A Romanian will sell you his own mother, but a Hungarian will not only sell her, he'll deliver.'
In the 30s Hitchcock had given style to British cinema; the Hungarian Alexander Korda was to bring showmanship, enterprise and, of course, films. Dilys Powell assesses his achievement with help from Roy Boulting , David Lean ,
Denholm Elliott , Lewis Gilbert and Binnie Barnes. Producer DAVID PEET BBC Wales. Stereo
by CAROLYN SALLY JONES
Beatrice Potter, Mrs Sydney Webb as she is better known, was a leading figure in the Fabian Society. Bom in the 1850s, she emerged as a great beauty and a charismatic leader. Directed by KAY PATRICK BBC Manchester. Stereo
4.0 Inside Information 4: The Electronic Office The office of the future will not only be electronic but also portable, as PAUL HEINEY discovers when he experiments with one of the latest lap-held computers. He goes on to take a typing course and to find out about the BBC's own computerised office at Breakfast Time. (R) (e) Further details of the 'Inside Information learning package and the City, and Guilds assessment scheme available from: Inside Information, BBC Education, Villiers House, London W52PA
4.30 Franc-parler CORINNE BAUDELOT et GREGOIRE CAREL presentent Ie theme de la semaine et deux etudiants britanniques participent a un jeu radiophonique. 4: Alimentation (e) Book, £5.95; pack of two cassettes, £7.95, from retailers
5.0 Deutsch Express!
3: Staufen unter der Sonne (e)
5.30Poraqui A 20-part series of second-stage Spanish With ISABEL SOTO and MIGUEL PENARANDA
14: Cuentos y leyendas (R) (e) Book, £5.95; three cassettes, £4. 31 each, from retailers
BBC Correspondents report from around the world
Presented by Peter Evans
The Green Isle
Each winter thousands of geese and other northern birds find refuge on the Scottish island of Islay. It also has Britain's most thriving colony of choughs.
Michael Scott tries to find out why Islay attracts more than its fair share of birds.
Men will let you abuse them if only you will make them laugh.
Bill Wallis , David Tate
Jon Glover and Sally Grace hope Henry is right.
WithCUVEROSUN including Sports Round-up
Saturday evening conversation Music by JEREMY NICHOLAS
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
Our Sister, Water by URSULA TIGHE HOPKINS
St Francis of Assisi wrote: 'Be praised, my Lord, for sister water: humble, healing, precious and pure.'
Few people, however, were praising the Lord in the north-west London village of Welles in the dank November of 1853... Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON. Stereo
Old Henry Mortimer:
Young Henry Mortimer:
Chairman of the Vestry:
Presented by Richard Baker Producer JANE BEVAN. Stereo
SS-GB by LEN DEIGHTON abridged in 13 parts by NEVILLE TELLER
Read by Paul Daneman
4: A Party in Portman Square Producer PAMELA HOWE BBCBristol
A reflection led by The Rev Frank Topping Stereo
A Green Window
Four 'Country Diary' columnists, Ted Ellis ,
Audrey Insch , Maurice Burton and Colin Luckhurst , talk about their work.
Compiled by MICHEL PETHERAM Producer ED THOMASON. Stereo
Allan Smith visits five groups of assorted devotees, trying to find out what spurs them on. 4: Twirlers
In Torbay the batons fly, the pom-poms whirl and parents watch their young strutting for all they're worth at competition time.
Producer SUSAN SNAILUM
4: The Turn of the Knob
Stereo (Details on Friday at 12.27pm)
Clive Anderson introduces the very best of London's fringe entertainment, almost live from The Comedy Store,
Leicester Square, London
Producer DAN PATTERSON. Stereo