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Summit of Desire by JOHN P- ROONEY
Garry and Olga meet as translators at a world summit on nuclear deterrence. If they had their way things would go very differently, but then, who listens to translators anyway?
Directed by PETER KAVANAGH
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 9.00pm)
11.00 Time and Tune
1: The Musicians of Bremen Presented by DOUGLAS coombes Producer PETER HUTCHINGS. Stereo (e)
11.20 Time to Move
1: Listen to the Music Play by KATE HARRISON. Stereo (e)
11.40 Pictures in Your Mind (Stories): The Bicycle Shop by GEOFFREY CURTIS Producer PADDY BECHELY (R) (e)
Derek Jones goes to the Scilly Isles to join David Nichols on a Tresco beach to see what one of the lowest tides of the year has revealed.
Producer JOHN HARRISON. BBC Bristol
(Re-broadcast next Saturday)
Chairman Ned Sherrin First Round: Heat 5
John Napier (lecturer) Mark Radford
Susan Creasey (self-employed) Questions set by EDWARD COLE and ROBERT WALTON
Programme devised by EDWARD COLE Producer RICHARD EDIS. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 6.3Opm)
1.55 Listening Corner WENDY CRAIG reads Noisy Natalie Goes to the Theatre. Stereo
2.05 History Lost and Found This is Your Life-Line Producer ELIZABETH CLEAVER Stereo (e)
2.25 Mainstream GCSE Presented by SIMON MAYO and SUSIE GRANT A teenage resource magazine for GCSE students in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Coursework and assessment; examiner phone-link; experimental design; issue for discussion; real world applications; career and course opportunities. 1: Biology Editor PETER WARD. Stereo (e) (Re-broadcast next Tuesday)
Autumn Love by STEWART LOVE John is 50, and confronted with the possibility of having to compete for his own job as a teacher. This is a dispiriting experience, but his strength lies in his love for his family.
Directed by RONALD MASON
BBC Northern Ireland. Stereo (R)
by JEAN-PIERRE DE ROHAN
The last in a series of stories about four extinct birds
4: Swansong of the Trumpter
Thousands of these snow-white birds were slaughtered during the 19th century.
Narrated by Barry Paine Producer MILES BARTON BBC Bristol. Stereo (R)
starring in Wedding Bells
'Well, I think it's a mother's duty to keep a maternal eye on her daughter's emotional entanglements. That's what I always tried to do with you. You know, subtly. At a distance.'
Written by SIMON BRETT
Producer PETE ATKIN. Stereo
(Re-broadcast Friday at 12.25pm)
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In the last of four family portraits, Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. The
Gittlesons Michael O'Donnell goes East - to Wapping - to meet a family of East Enders, the Gittlesons. Three generations, with community roots, would be the envy of many - and the fear of some. But the Gittlesons jolt many of our prejudices about 'relative values'.
Producer SHARON BANOFF
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 4.05pm)
Mollie Harris presents a seasonal selection from the countryside of Britain. There's a trip south to the Scilly Isles to discover how plant life was affected by last winter's bad weather and north to find out about life on a Scottish island. Also, a report on the movements of deer and songs from the Hampshire countryside.
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