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The Drift of Time with My old village.... I planted myself everywhere under the trees in the fields and footpaths by day and by night. That's why
I have never put myself into the charge of the many-wheeled creatures that move on the rails, and gone back thither, lest I find the trees look small, and the fields shrunken, and the brooks dry and no voice anywhere....
Nothing but my own ghost to meet me at every hedge.
August 1887: RICHARD JEFFERIES lies ill and close to death. Far from his birth-place of Coate in Wiltshire, in his mind he returns again and again to his beloved Marlborough Downs
Music arranged and performed by Pete Shutler and Mac McCullough
Compiled from the writings of Richard Jefferies by SEAN STREET Producer JOHN KNIGHT BBC Bristol. Stereo
(Re broadcast next Tuesday) ● WODDIS ON: page 81
3: Checkpoint Djulfa
In 1961 the process of crossing the border from the Soviet
Union into Iran accompanied by a vintage car had, for
Fred Basnett , all the cold ceremony of an exchange of spies - demarcation lines on the bridge careful lifting of baggage piece by piece.... but then came the problem of changing money....
A panel game devised by TONY SHRYANE and EDWARD J. MASON Dilys Powell and Frank Muir challenge
Antonia Fraser and Denis Norden
In the Chair Michael O'Donnell Questions compiled by PETER MOORE Producer PETE ATKIN Stereo
comes direct from the Sidmouth International Folk Festival - now in its 33rd year and the largest in Britain.
Jenni Murray meets some'of the artists from around the world, joins the search for Britain's cleanest beach and indulges in a Devon cream tea.
Producer MARY HARDIMAN BBCBristol
Serial: Just You Wait and See by STAN BARSTOW abridged in ten episodes by DELIA PATON
Read by Shirley Dixon (10)
(Music: Kent's 'The White Cliffs of Dover')
by MRS HENRY WOOD dramatised in seven parts by MICHAEL BAKEWELL with and 7: Until Eternity
Sir Francis Levison has been dramatically arrested for the murder of Hallijohn, while at East Lynne a terrible gloom descends as little William grows weaker daily.
MARTIN GOLDSTEIN (piano) Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON Stereo
Mrs Henry Wood:
the Lady Isabel:
Lord Mount Severn:
(Re-broadcast next Monday) Written by ROB GITTINS Cast for the week:
BBC Pebble Mill
At home I was brought up on a diet of Chandler and Brian Rix , which may explain the way in which I write and what I think of life -as a sort of violent farce ... The playwright Alan Bleasdale presents, before an audience in the Liverpool Playhouse, a selection of his favourite poetry and prose.
Readers JULIE WALTERS and MICHAEL ANGEUS Producer BRIAN PATTEN Stereo
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 1. 10pm)
For 12 years, stage director Mike Alfreds developed his working methods with the actors of his company Shared Experience. Now, as a newly-appointed resident director at the National Theatre, he's preparing an ambitious five-hour production of The Wandering Jew. Mike Alfreds talks to Paul Allen about his continual exploration of the nature of theatre. Producer RACHEL YORKE
(Re-broadcast next Monday)
A satirical view of the week's news with Bill Wallis
David Tate , Sally Grace and Jon Glover
Written by PAUL B. DAVIES RICHARD QUICK. STEVE PUNT
MIKE COLEMAN. ALISON RENSHAW PETE SINCLAIR , KEVIN MANDRY GED PARSONS. MAX HANDLEY
BILL MATTHEWS. MARK
BURTON JOHN OFARRELL. ROBERT UNFORD LES PETERS ROWLEY. PETER HICKEY and others
Producer ANDY WILSON Stereo
(Re-broadcast tomorrow 5.25pm L W)
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