Presented by Michael Pickstock Producer ALLAN WRIGHT BBC Pebble Mill
Hope Sealy with a special guest.
Presented by John Humphrys and Jenni Murray
7.0,8.0 Today's News Read by BRIAN PERKINS
With CARRY RICHARDSON
7.30,8.30 News Summary 7 40*, 8.47* Today's Papers
7.45 In Perspective with ROSEMARY HARTILL , the BBC S
Religious Affairs Correspondent
8.25 The Weeklies with CHRIS DUNKLEY
8 35 Yesterday in Parliament Editor JENNY ABRAMSKY
Presented by Cliff Morgan
Thousands of non-athletes of all shapes, sizes and ages have been miraculously transformed into finely-honed runners: there's just one day to go until the London Marathon. Plus news of the rest of the weekend's sport. Producer PETER GRIFFITHS
Bernard Falk reports on holidays and travel. Susan Marling and Nigel Coombs make up the team that will make sense of the world of travel.
Producer JENNY MALLINSON DUFF For details of items in this week's programme please send sae to:
Ned Sherrin with studio guests, and regular and irregular contributions from the likes of Robert Elms, Craig Charles Victoria Mather and Stephen Fry.
Plus the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward.
Additional material by ALIST AIR BEATON
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE and CATHIE MAHONEY
James Naughtie , Chief Political Correspondent of the Guardian, presents a personal review of a week in the parliamentary life of MPs and peers.
Producer SHEILA COOK
Reflections on life and politics abroad
Producer SUE LITTLEDALE
(Details on Monday at 10.0 am)
Clement Freud , Peter Jones Stanley Unwin and Kenneth Williams try to stop each other talking for just a minute on subjects flung at them by Nicholas Parsons.
Devised by IAN MESSITER
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 6.30pm)
Dr Rhodes Boyson , mp Julia Langdon
Dafydd Wigley , mp and Trevor Jones
Nothing But the Blues
A programme dedicated to the memory of Philip Larkin , for whom it was made.
Producer ALAN OWEN (R)
High Flight by CHRIS ALLEN with Named in the popular press as 'The Brightest Young Man in Britain', Jonathan's path to the very top looks assured. It's merely a question of choosing between politics, literature, the arts....and Jonathan can't wait to be rich and powerful.
Directed by MATTHEW WALTERS Stereo
4.0 Parents' Action Guide The Secretary of State for Education, THE RT HON KENNETH BAKER , MP, is interviewed by PROFESSOR TED WRAGG (e) For free fact pack send sae (9 x 6: 28p stamp) to: [address removed]
4.30 Essays on Popular Music Twelve programmes with MEL HILL 9: Eavesdropping Talking to yourself in front of a crowd of thousands Stereo (e)
5.0 Fit for What? With MICHAEL SMEE 3: Fit for Play What specific demands do active sports make on the body and what types of fitness training enable you to get the most out of playing the game? (R)(e)
5.30 Euromagazine Eight programmes from Europe on the issues of the day in the language of the country 3: La France Un reportage sur Ie probleme de l'immigration en France. Presente par ETIENNE DUVAL (e)
BBC Correspondents report from around the world
Presented by Georgina Ferry
Nick Davies , in the company of Peter Ferns, visits the Coto
Donana National Park in Spain.
A satirical review of the past week's news and events with Bill Wallis , David Tate
Sally Grace and Jon Glover
With CHARLOTTE GREEN including Sports Round-up
Saturday evening conversation inspired by current public and private preoccupations Music by JEREMY NICHOLAS
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
The Night they Stole the FA Cup by EDWIN PEARCE With
On the night of 11 September 1895, the FA Cup was stolen from a Birmingham shop window. In 1957 an old man confessed to his part in the robbery and told of the fate of the missing trophy.
Directed by PHILIP MARTIN BBC Pebble Mill Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 3. 0pm)
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Richard Baker presents a selection of words and music on record.
Producer JUDITH ROLES. Stereo
The Possessors by JOHN CHRISTOPHER abridged in 12 parts by BRIAN GEAR
Read by Hywel Bennett
6: The Face at the Window Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
A reading, a hymn and reflection led by Frank Topping , stereo
Home is a Castle
Scotland's only unique contribution to European architecture is the style of its small castles. There are about 600 of them and an increasing number are being restored from ruins to make striking and impressive homes - at a cost, after grant-aid, of no more than a family house in the south of England, plus a lot of dedication.
Maurice Lindsay talks to some of the new acquirers of castellated addresses. Producer JOHN ARNOTT BBC Scotland
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The last in a series of five programmes.
Marjorie Lofthouse talks to pianist Peter Donohoe about the day he won the Moscow Tchaikovsky Piano Competition.
by William Osborne and Richard Turner
Yes it's all in your throwaway Nineteen Ninety-Eight.
Am Jap: The Inside Story.... Plus!!!
Edward and Tabatha - the end of the line???
And: who is the mysterious Mrs Wigg?
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 12.27pm)
A late-night sitcom starring Kit
Hollerbach Jeremy Hardy , Paul B. Davies and Caroline Leddy
6: Ill Met by Moonlight....
'The National Health Service is safe with us.'
But just who exactly are 'us'? When Kit has a little accident and Caroline gets fit for nothing, our friends uncover an unhealthy conspiracy.... Written by JEREMY HARDY. KIT HOLLERBACH and PAUL B. DAVIES with STEVE PUNT. CAROLINE LEDDY and PETE SINCLAIR
Producer DAVID TYLER. Stereo