comes from Gloucestershire where Vic Hughes , the Principal of the Royal Agricultural College at
Cirencester acts as county guide for Allan Wright.
Produced by the AGRICULTURAL UNIT BBC Pebble Mill
with Hope Sealy
Presented by John Humphrys and Peter Hobday
7.00,8.00, Today's News Read by BRYAN MARTIN
With CHARLES COL VILE
7.30,8.30 News Summary
7.40*, 8.47* Today's Papers
7.45 In Perspective
With ROSEMARY HARTILL
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament Editor PHILIP HARDING
Presented by Cliff Morgan Australia's bicentennial celebrations continue at the Sydney Cricket Ground, with a Test Match against England. While in San Diego there is all the razzmatazz of American Football's Super Bowl.
Producer GORDON TURNBULL
Presented by Bernard Falk , with reporter Susan Marling and travel expert Nigel Coombs. Producer HELEN ROBSON
with Ned Sherrin and the likes of Craig Charles ,
Carol Thatcher , Emma Freud and Jonathan Ross. Plus Victor Lewis Smith 's Look at Life. Additional material by PETE SINCLAIR and STEVE PUNT Producers IAN GARDHOUSE. CATHIE MAHONEY and JANET ARKWRIGHT
with Peter Jenkins , Associate Editor of the Independent. Producer EMILY BUCHANAN
Producer HOWARD ROGERS
(Nextedition Tuesday at 11.25am L W)
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 10. 00am)
by DAVE COHEN and PETE SINCLAIR Willie Rushton presents a loyal toast to the traditions that made Britain what it is today. 4: Etiquette
When it comes to fighting for his country, risking his life for a damsel in distress, or simply tipping the waiter, an Englishman's actions are summed up in two little words - 'After you'.
With Steven Frost
Garard Green , Paula Hannis Jonathan Kydd and Sarah Thomas
Producer HARRY THOMPSON Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 6.30pm)
Baroness Trumpington, Bryan Gould, MP, David Alton, MP and Max Hastings
Kevin Mulhearn and guests discover common threads in Radio 4's magazine programmes.
Producer SUSAN DENNY
by JOHN BOWEN with and In a hotel room on the Venetian Lido. Serge Diaghilev , creator and manager of the Ballets
Russes, lies dying. Serge Lifar , his leading dancer,
Boris Kochno , his secretary, and Misia Sert , a socialite and one of his oldest friends, are with him. Directed by IAN COTTERELL. Stereo
4.30 Out in the Community Six programmes presented by TONI ARTHUR.
5: A Home of Their Own What housing provision is available to mentally handicapped people when they leave long-stay hospitals? (R) (e)
5.00 Espana Viva A 15-part Spanish course for beginners Introduced by YOLANDA vazquez , with SALVADOR ORTIZ-CARBONERES and his students
8: i Que aproveche! Eating out, and your favourite food - plus new cooking in Spain (e) (Extended re-broadcast of last Sunday's programme)
5.30 L'Italia dal vivo Second-stage Italian A series of 20 programmes to follow Buongiorno Italia! 15: Cosa ne Pensi? Presentatori DENISE DE ROME e ENRICO VERDECCHIA Testi di BOB POWELL (R) (e)
Presented by Alun Lewis Producer GEOFF DEEHAN
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 7. 45pm)
In a series of four programmes Robert Carvel talks to four statesmen.
1: Edward Heath
Prime Minister 1970-4
with Bill Wallis
David Tate , Sally Grace and Royce Mills
With CHARLOTTE GREEN including Sports Round-up
Duets and Trios by MARK POWER Directed by A.J. QUINN. Stereo
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
by Bruce Stewart
with Iain Cuthbertson as Charles Edward Stuart
and Jack May as Henry Stuart.
Two hundred years ago, Charles Edward Stuart died. You will remember him as 'Bonnie Prince Charlie'. But this play takes you far beyond the glorious prince to the man who, unfortunately, survived the legend.
(Stereo) (Re-broadcast on Monday at 3.00pm)
Charles Edward Stuart:
with Richard Baker
Producer JANE BEVAN. Stereo
led by John Oates. Stereo
Stepchildren of the Dragon Rewi Alley, David Crook Talitha Gerlach ,
Sidney Shapiro and Gladys Yang are five Westerners who went to
China before liberation, either out of curiosity or because of their political beliefs. They tell Gordon Bowker how they joined the struggle of the Chinese people and why they stayed on through 60 years of social and political unheaval. Producer BRIDGET CARTER
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by Gina Andrew
Read by Don Fellows
A series of international short stories.
In a luxurious hotel in Acapulco, an American tourist meets a Mexican with a strange and tragic secret.
(First broadcast on BBC World Service)
Big (adj): large in size, bulky, gross
Fun (n): jollity, playfulness
Show (n): exhibition, display This week, why not tune in to the only radio programme which might have been called 'The Gross Jollity Display'.
Written (plpart) and presented (pjpart) by Paul Merton and John Irwin and starring Neil Mullarkey Josie Lawrence and Julian Clary
Song by TONY HAWKS
Additional material by the cast
Grossly produced by DAVID TYLER Stereo
Another venture on to the highwire of improvisation with Stephen Fry , John Sessions and their guests this week,
John Bird and Jimmy Mulville. Clive Anderson reluctantly supplies the situations. I laughed until I cried......
Devised and compiled by MARK LEVESON with the producer DAN PATTERSON. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Wednesday 7.45pm)