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John Waite and his team tackle another case from their postbag of your complaints about injustice, sharp practice and the abuse of power. Producer GRAHAM ELLIS
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9.10 Together: An Assembly for Schools An African Harvest by FAY SAMPSON Presented by NICK PAGE Stereo (e)
9.30 Living Language Booktime With GEORGE LAYTON (e)
9.50 First Steps in Drama Mrs Olliphant 's Travelling Fair 1: A Fieldful of Fun! Storyteller PAUL COPLEY Written and produced by ALAN LAMBERT Stereo (e)
10.10 Something to Think About Mandy Likes the Mud by VICKY IRELAND (e)
10.20 Discovery Our Senses l:Ears Written by FIONA SHORE Presented by IAIN LAUCHLAN Stereo (e)
10.30 Talkwaves Escape from Puzzle Prison byJOHNTAYLOR Stereo (e)
Presented by Fergus Keeling and Lionel Kelleway
At Britain's first hedgehog hospital, there are at any one time over 100 prickly patients recovering from a variety of injuries, from a close encounter with a car, to the battle scars from a confrontation with a rhino
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11.00 Teachers Talk GRAHAM TAYAR talks to leading educational specialists on the new National Curriculum about matters of concern to teachers in schools and colleges. 1: The Government View ANGELA RUMBOLD. mp. Department of Education and Science (e)
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11.50 Listening and Reading Chocolate Cake Written and read by MICHAEL ROSEN (R) (e)
In 1864, Richard Watt sailed for Brisbane on the full-rigged Young Australia. Joan Leach introduces extracts from Watt's diary of the 14-week voyage...
WithPearceQuigley as Richard Watt
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1.55 Listening Corner WENDY CRAIG reads Noisy Natalie and Christabel's 's Grandad Stereo
2.05 Looking at Nature Autumn Activity (RV) Pupils at Steyning Primary School, West Sussex, work on their autumn nature projects. ASTLEY JONES reports on these primary science teaching ideas. Producer MIKE HOWARTH Stereo (R) (e)
2.20 Let's Make a Story! Spiff the Spider Storyteller jo MANNING WILSON Written by ANN BRYANT Producer SARA STRANGE Stereo (e)
2.30 Pictures in Your Mind (Poetry) Make Believe by GARETH OWEN Producer PADDY BECHELY (R) (e)
2.40 Listen! Return to Badlidrempt (1) by DEREK FARMER Producer PETER HUTCHINGS Stereo (e)
Introduced by Jenni Murray Sick as a Parrot
Jenny Stuart looks back over 70 years of the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals, and considers its role today with the help of veterinary officers past and present.
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Across the Ferry by TED MOORE
Three people have dreams: Alec of a job and a greenhouse; Jane of a trip beyond the harbour entrance; Sid of working as a skipper again. Perhaps the tug Henrietta will provide an answer for all of them.
Directed by TONY CLIFF BBC Manchester. Stereo
Two live debates introduced by Gerry Northam
1: Education - the Choices
A wider choice for parents is one of the aims of the forthcoming Education Bill.
But are the choices it offers real ones for everybody, and will they help improve standards? From Solihull, site of the first proposed City Technology College, an audience at
Whitesmore School discuss their views with some of the people who have most influenced current educational thinking. Researcher DAVID HAGGIE
Producer CHRISTOPHER STONE
2: At Home
Jenny Danks talks to a variety of women - and the occasional man - about how they organise their lives at home, at play and at work.
This week she finds out who feels guilty when the socks aren't washed, how lack of orange juice could lead to divorce, and why there are no books on how to tie shoelaces.
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For the peoples of the East, an individual's animal sign, dictated by the year of birth, plays a central role in the formation of their relationships. With help from the BBC's
Sound Archives and comments from the Beverley Sisters, two roosters and a horse,
Barry Fantoni tests the accuracy of this ancient oriental game. Producer ANDREW PARFITT
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