Producer DAVID BELLINGER BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
with Jack Hywel-Davies including Bells on Sunday from All Saints Church,
Rockwell Green, Somerset Stereo
7.00 Becoming an Associate Student
7.20 Into the Open: Getting Started
A year ago, On Your Farm had breakfast with John MacGregor , who was then Chief Secretary to the Treasury. This week David Richardson returns for another conversation with Mr MacGregor , now the UK's Minister of Agriculture.
Producer ANN.MARIE CLIFFORD BBC Pebble Mill
with Ted Harrison and Trevor Bames
Researcher ALISON BOGLE Editors DAVID COOMES and BEVERLEY MCAINSH including at 8.00 News
8.10 Sunday Papers
talks, for the Week's 's Good Cause, about a unique organisation concerned with law and policy affecting children and young people.
Donations to: Children's Legal Centre. [address removed]
by Alistair Cooke
from Jordanhill Parish Church, Glasgow led by the Minister,
The Rev Dr Finlay McDonald assisted by THE REV TRACY MCNEIL Readings: Deuteronomy 11, vv 8-12; Luke 2, vv 15-21
Introit: The New Year Carol (Britten)
Hymns (cH3): I to the hills (139); At thy feet our God and Father (616); Jesus good above all other (111); 9 God our help in ages past (611)
Anthem: This is the truth sent from above (Vaughan Williams) Organist ALAN TAVENER BBC Scotland
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Directed by CUVE BRILL
Producer LIZ RIGBEY. BBC Pebble Mill
Presented by Margaret Howard Stereo (Revised re-broadcast of New Year's Day's programme)
A special edition in which
John Waite looks back over a year of investigations on Radio 4 and brings you up to date on what's happened since. Producer GRAHAM ELLIS Editor CHRIS LONGLEY
(Re-broadcast on Wednesday 7.20pm)
Presented by Gordon Clough Editor MARTIN COX
visits the Nunthorpe Gardening Club, Cleveland.
(Details on Wednesday at 10.00am)
JOHN BUCHAN's classic tale of romance and adventure, dramatised in three episodes by TREVOR ROYLE with and 1: The Princess in the Tower or How a Retired Provision Merchant Felt the Impulse of Spring
Directed by PATRICK RAYNER BBC Scotland. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 3.00pm)
Wogan, The Price Is Right, all the most popular television programmes offer two shows: the one you see and the one you don't - the 'warm-up', designed to put the studio audience in exactly the right mood for the main attraction.
Glyn Worsnip talks to the stars, the producers, and the warm-up men themselves.
4.00 New Series The Materials World Four programmes on how the work of the materials scientist has changed the modern world. Presented by GRAEME GARDEN 1: The Home Producer JOHN ALLEN (e)
4.30 New Series Education Matters This year is clearly going to be a serious year for education. This holiday weekend, SUSAN MARLING presents a lighthearted antidote in words and music. Researcher BEATRICE RUBENS Producer MERILYN HARRIS (e)
5.00 A vous la France! French for beginners in a 15-part series on radio and TV. 10: Faisons le point 2 YVES AUBERT and PHYLLIS ROOME introduce a revision programme. With PAULE COLLET Script by ALAN WILDING (R) (e)
5.30 Espana Viva A 15-part Spanish course for beginners, introduced by YOLANDE VAZQUEZ , With SALVADOR ORTIZ-CARBONERES and his students.
5: De vacaciones Being on holiday, and speaking foreign languages. (R) (e) (Extended re-broadcast next Saturday)
5.45 New Series Ganz spontan! Third-stage German in 20 parts 1: Das ist einfach schlimm (1) Do you already have a basic knowledge of German? Would you like to take part in conversations about matters of the moment? Join SABINE MICHAEL , PETER SAHLA and people in Bonn, who in today's programme are expressing their concern about the environment. Written and produced by IRISSPRANKLINGfe) Book, £8.95; pack of two cassettes, £9. 95 from retailers
A tragedy told by The Rt Hon Enoch Powell. (Details on Thursday at 7.30pm)
Leonard Barras reads two of his fairly likely stories:
Much Persuasion and Rhubarb: A Conservative View (Details on Friday at 11.47am)
Aled Jones visits the Barbican Centre in London.
(Details tomorrow at 11.00am)
with PAULINE BUSHNELL
Mention bagpipes and everyone thinks of the martial, Scottish variety, but the Northumbrian small pipes are altogether more domestic and mellifluous.
Richard Kelly , with the help of virtuoso pipers past and present, traces the revival of interest in this ancient instrument.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester (R)
Producer ADAM RAPHAEL
The streets of London still act as a magnet for hopefuls from all over the country.
How welcoming is the capital in the 1980s?
Producer MARJORIE LOFTHOUSE BBC Pebble Mill
1: The Snowman Killing b J.C.W. BROOK. Stereo
(Details on Wednesday at 6.30pm)
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The Life and Times of the Harmonica Nick Baker looks at the story of the world's most portable instrument - a story that begins in a town in the Black Forest.
Producer ANDREW PARFITT. Stereo (R)
In the first of four programmes Jenni Mills traces critical periods in family life and talks to families about how they weathered the crisis.
1: 'The policeman came to the door and said: "Does your husband drive a white car?"' In 1981 Paul was involved in a very serious car accident: he was in a coma for three months and afterwards did not know Janet, his wife.
Producer SARAH ROWLANDS BBC Pebble Mill
Five stories from the Black experience in Britain. 1: Home by JACQUELINE ROY
Read by Dona Croll
Producer JOAN GRIFFITHS
The Gloucestershire Night
Join Ray Goodwin with his tape recorder as he melts into the shadows of a snowy Cotswold valley to capture the sounds of the day giving way to the fox-haunted night.
Producer JOHN HARRISON BBC Bristol (R)
The Radio 4 Generation
When they first met in June last year, most of them were curious about Northern Ireland and its Troubles. In November they went to Belfast to exchange perceptions with their counterparts from the Six
Counties. They recorded their impressions on Remembrance Sunday, although none was aware of the tragic events unfolding in Enniskillen. Chairman Nick Ross Producer BILL MORRIS (R)
A personal protrait in conversation, recollection and anecdote.
The Jesuit: Fr Michael A. E. Campbell-Johnston, sj
Presented by Julie Loyd
Producer FRANCES GUMLEY (R)
Beyond the Sacred Page Myrtle Langley explores familiar episodes in St Luke's Gospel in the light of present experience.
1: God Only Shall You Serve
All you can see could be yours. It's a temptation.
Producer NORMAN WINTER BBC Manchester. Stereo
The late evening office of Compline. Stereo (R)