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Believed Lost by JOHN GRILLO
Read by Tim Mclnnerny
City life was a ball and chain around Harris's ankle. So he thought he'd go back to nature for the afternoon, to unchain his spirit. Nature, however, wasn't at all impressed.... Producer SHEILA FOX
11.0 Earth Search A Matter of Concern With TOMMY BOYD Drought by RICHARD WACHMAN (e)
11.20 Playtime Stereo (e)
11.35 Music Workshop Piper's Mountain Full performance by ELIZABETH STANLEY andlANHUMPHRIS Stereo (e)
At the age of 5, Peter White was sent away to boarding school. In the 50s there was no alternative provision for blind children. He recalls the impact of a rather Dickensian institution on a young child separated from his parents for 13 weeks at a time.
1.55 Listening Comer Let's Play it Again Presented by iain LAUCHLAN and SANDRA KERR. Stereo
2.5 Let's Join In Murdo by MARGARET SPEIGHT (e)
2.25 Instruments of the Orchestra 5: The Growth of the Orchestra Presented by PETER HUTCHINGS Stereo (e)
2.40 Listen! Dangerous Holiday (10) by ROB GITINS (e)
Introduced from Scotland by Mary Marquis
Breast Cancer Screening
Professor Sir Patrick Forrest of Edinburgh University led the team whose recommendations have been accepted by the Government.
Toddlers in Tow: John Thomson reports on how Ayrshire is leading the way in providing services for the pre-5s. Producer MIKE STANGER BBCScotland Serial:
The Accidental Tourist (8)
by Charles Dickens dramatised in ten episodes by Betty Davies
Narrator Simon Cadell
'"An evil journey", Montague repeated several times, "An evil journey. But I'll travel home alone. I'll have no more of this." But his presentiment, or superstition, that it was an evil journey, did not at all deter him from doing the evil for which the journey was undertaken.'
Alex Salmond , Vice-chairman, Scottish National Party John Cousins, Head of Personnel, Scottish Daily Record
Charles Kennedy , mp
Emma Nicholson , Vice-chairman, Conservative Party tackle the issues raised by the audience in Aberdeen Chairman John Timpson Producer CAROLE STONE BBCBristol
A group of young people living in Northern Ireland were asked by a psychologist to write down as in a diary, their activities, thoughts and feelings any one day they chose. This selection from those journals, edited and arranged by Sankha Guha , demonstrates how political events (in particular the Anglo-Irish Agreement) affect their day-to-day lives.
Producer SALLY THOMPSON
Emulous of Light
... th' returning sun
Exhaled earth's humid bubbles, and emulous of light
Reflected her lost forms, each in prismatic guise.
(Fallacies of Hope by J. M. W. TURNER)
Turner's vision of a permanent exhibition space for his work will finally be realised in the new Clore Gallery at the Tate in London. John Jacob talks to people involved in its creation and reflects on the artist's life. Producer EDWINA WOLSTENCROFT
A satirical review of the past week's news and events with Bill Wallis , Sally Grace
Jon Glover and Martin Jarvis Written by MARTIN BOOTH
PAUL B DAVIES , RICHARD QUICK STUART SILVER. PETE SINCLAIR PETER mCKEY. STEVE PUNT
MIKE COLEMAN. ALISON RENSHAW KEVIN MANDRY. GED PARSONS MAX HANDLEY , BILL MATTHEWS and others
Producer DAN PATTERSON
Stereo (Re-broadcast tomorrow at 5.25 pm L W)
(Martin Jarvis is in 'Woman in Mind ' at the Vaudeville Theatre, London)
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