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This week chairman Clay Jones opens the postbag and calls on the expert advice of his team
Geoffrey Smith , Fred Downham and Dr Stefan Buczacki to answer listeners' horticultural queries. Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
Questions on postcards only please and addressed to:
Gardeners' Question Time, BBC, PO Box 27. Manchester M60 1SJ
11.0 Singing Along 6: Performance Time by KATE WALKER (e)
11.20 Junior Drama Workshop Changes
2: Changing School by ALAN LAMBERT Stereo (R) (e)
11.40 Maths: Calculated Tales Madonna's Millions by ALAN GRAHAM. Stereo (e)
11.50 Poetry Comer 6: Let's Hear it Again by GEORGE TARRY (e)
Virgin voters at this election - but what does the future hold? A new generation of young voters goes to the polls tomorrow.
Some four million 18- to 22-year-olds could be voting for the first time and their ballot papers could hold the keys to No 10. What issues concern the new electorate? Is it nuclear weapons or the AIDS epidemic; law and order or the housing shortage; or does unemployment matter most of all?
Nick Ross brings together 100 new voters from The Radio 4 Generation to discuss the problems they think a new government should address. Researcher ANDREA GRAHAME Producer BILL MORRIS
1.55 Listening Comer Today's story: Ribbit in Winter by DAVID TAFT. Stereo (R)
2.5 Looking at Nature Wasteland - Winners of our National Garden Competition play host to TIMMY MALLETT and ROBIN ROBBINS. Stereo (e)
2.20 Talk to Me
6: Hello! Who Are You? Doofy makes new friends by ANITA HEWITT. Stereo (e)
2.30 Pictures in Your Mind (Poetry): Forest Dragons by JOE DUNLOP (R) (e)
2.40 Travel and Tourism
6: Into the Future - Technology and Change Presenter VAL BETHELL. Stereo (e) For tutor pack send £1.00 and large sae to: [address removed]
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Guest of the week:
John Ashcroft , Coloroll Group Chairman and the Guardian
Young Businessman of the Year Serial: Duplicate Keys by JANE SMILEY abridged in 11 parts by PAT MCLOUGHUN Read by Shelley Thompson (11)
(Music: Fried's Clarinet Concerto No 2)
By a Roman Road by JOHN KIRKMORRIS with and A few words spoken on a still summer afternoon show Clive that he has yet to overcome the limitations of a world in which he feels trapped between boardroom feuds and domestic squabbles.
Directed by JEREMY MORTIMER Stereo (R)
Ten programmes about some famous and some forgotten holders of the office
Compiled and presented by Sean Street
1: Ben Jonson (1572-1637) Readers MARTIN JARVIS and DAVID GOODLAND
Producer MARGARET BRADLEY BBC Bristol. Stereo
High Art and Horticulture
Since the heyday oflnigo Jones and Capability Brown the British have been relentless in their pursuit of the perfect garden. In two weeks' time,
Sir Roy Strong continues that tradition when he opens the gate of the Victoria and Albert Museum's newly-created Pirelli
Garden for the first time. Presented by David Roper Producer JULIAN MAY
No Votes in Chile
Chileans have not elected a government since the coup in 1973 which toppled the Marxist President Allende and brought the military junta to power.
Civilian politicians have been trying ever since to ease General Pinochet out of office - with no success.
Why have they not united against him? When is Chile likely to return to the democracy which it traditionally enjoyed?
Presented by Roland Dallas Producer DAVID MORTON
(Re-broadcast tomorrow 11.0 am L W)
The story of Lord Byron's tempestuous romances in the years 1812-16, as told in the poet's own letters of the time. Robert Powell as Lord Byron V.Love, Travel and Politics
Selected and introduced by Brian Gear
Producer MARGARET BRADLEY BBCBristol
Letter to Brezhnev and My
Beautiful Laundrette are two of the most successful British exports to America. But neither film was 'conventionally' produced. Young, established film-makers discuss aspects of modern production, from developing a script through to final shooting.
Taking part CHRIS BERNARD HANIF KUREISHI. BRIAN GILBERT
SIMON RELPH. SIMON PERRY. CONNY TEMPLEMAN and RUPERT WALTERS Compiled by MIRIAM SCHMIR
Producer ED THOMASON. Stereo (R)
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