A selection of music
Producer DAVID BELLINGER BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
A selection of hymns and music for Sunday morning introduced by Jack Hywel-Davies including Bells on Sunday from Christ Church, Southport Stereo
7.20 17th-century Portraiture: 2
7.40 The Search for Secular Answers
Cliff Michelmore takes to the river this morning for the Henley Royal Regatta.
He meets competitors and visitors who've travelled from all over the world to be at
Britain's leading rowing event. Also, news of a Thames pleasure steamer restored to its former glory and the inflatable windsurfer.
Producer CAROLINE ELUOT
with Trevor Barnes and Rosemary Hartill Researcher ALISON BOGLE
Producer MICHAEL WAKELIN Editor DAVID COOMES VHFIFM joins at 8.0am including at 8.0 News
talks, for the Week's Good Cause, about a Trust which makes holidays abroad possible for a particular group of severely disabled people. Donations to: Ex RAF Severely
Disabled Holiday Trust, [address removed]
by Alistair Cooke
from the Christian Aid National Conference at the Hayes
Conference Centre, Swan wick, Derbyshire led by THE REV MYRA BLYTH With FR ED DE LA TORRE
Preacher THE REV MICHAEL TAYLOR (Director of Christian Aid) Readings (niv): Exodus 16, vv 1-18; John 6, vv 34-51
Hymns: Morning has broken (Praise for Today 57); Jesus Christ is waiting (lona); 0 Lord hear my prayer (Taize); Father in heaven (pft 15) BBC Manchester
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Produced and directed by LIZ RIGBEY. BBC Pebble Mill
Francis Wheen explores the wealth of reporting and opinion to be found in Britain's periodicals.
Producer EMILY BUCHANAN
Selected by Margaret Howard Stereo (Revised re-broadcast of last Friday's programme)
Robert Maxwell was born in Czechoslovakia, the son of a peasant farmer. He arrived in Britain in September 1940, one of the remnants of the Czech Army that had escaped from occupied France. He subsequently became an MP and is now recognised as one of Britain's most formidable businessmen. In conversation with Michael Parkinson he recalls his remarkable career and chooses the eight records he would take to the mythical island.
Programme created by ROY PLOMLEY Producer RAY ABBOTT
Presented by Gordon Clough Editor DEREK LEWIS
from the Royal National Rose Society, St Albans , Herts
Crossing the Frontier by Peter Tinniswood with Shirley Dixon as Jean, David Buck as Roy and Stephen Thorne as Richard.
Jean is 38, attractive and married. She decides to go on a cruise without her husband. On the first night out she sees a row of lights sticking straight out to sea. She feels as if she is entering a strange land with different customs, different values. As if she is becoming a different person.
Directed by Shaun Macloughlin BBC Bristol. Stereo (R)
The Gift of the Nile
And when Augustus Caesar had taken the city, he forced Antony to put himself to death and Cleopatra to come into his power alive, but a little later she too put herself to death secretly by the bite of an asp. STRABO The last of six programmes in which Barry Cunliffe traces the development of a civilisation which flourished on the banks of the Nile - one of the greatest civilisations known to man and one which has fascinated
Europeans for hundreds of years.
6: Their Walls are Demolished and They are Gone
Producer JOHN KNIGHT. BBC Bristol
Presented by Derek Cooper
4.0 Dealing with Drugs PETER EVANS presents a survival guide for non-specialist workers.
5: Risks and Responsibilities AIDS and intravenous drug-users: how real is the risk? Unplanned pregnancy in drug-dependent women: where does the responsibility lie? (e)
4.30 Education Matters SUSAN MARLING looks ahead at the fast-changing world of education. Producers CHRISTOPHER STONE and MERILYN HARRIS (e)
5.0 Employment Counselling Four programmes in which MICHAEL BRETHERTON Counsels those in and out of work and discusses the problems both sides encounter.
1: Long-Term Unemployment Producers DANIEL SNOWMAN and FIONA GOODALL (R) (e)
5.30 Get By in Arabic A six-part introduction to everyday spoken Arabic, set in Cairo Presented by AHDAF soueif and ALIX RAFAIE
5: Out and About Written by HILARY WISE and SALAH EL-GHOBASHY (R) (e)
Fergus Keeling talks to George Adamson about his lions and their future in the Kora Game Reserve in Kenya.
Through High Plains to Adventure
The second of two actuality documentaries
Last year, two British cousins,
Richard and Nick Crane , set out to cycle to the most remote place from any coastline in the world.
With EUGENE FRASER
Christopher Dunkley airs your complaints and queries.
by MRS HENRY WOOD
4: Never to be Redeemed
Presented by Susan Hill
Waldemar Januszczak and Jan Vriend in conversation with Brian Redhead
Producer MAGGIE REDFERN BBC Manchester
A survey in five parts by Alistair Cooke
4: Broadway, Carnegie Hall and a Hollywood Venture
Producer ALAN OWEN. Stereo
0 WODDIS ON: page 81
Presented by John Eidinow
with Compiled and written by RICHARD MULLEN and JAMES MUNSON Narrator Robert Powell with and SEAN BARRETT. DONALD DOUGLAS
GARARD GREEN. KATE LEE
PAULINE LETTS and HILDA SCHRODER 3: Marriage
The late evening Office of Compline. Stereo (R)
Midnight Express by ALFRED NOYES
Joss Ackland reads the first of five tales to chill the blood. Abridged and produced by RICHARD DUNN (R)
A tribute to Hermione Gingold who died in May
Compiled by ALAN HAYDOCK 1: Beginnings
In this series of six programmes one of the great entertainers of our time talks about herself in conversations recorded in her New York apartment, with recordings of some of her performances in a long and distinguished career. (R)