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In the Fountain of Desire (1) by CHARLOTTE KEATLEY Cast for the week:
Directed by MARILYN IMRIE. Stereo (Part 2 on Thursday at 11. 00am) A synopsis of current events in 'Citizens' on Ceefax page 144
In the first of six programmes, astronomer John Parkinson 's pursuit of an eclipse takes him to Java where, among the volcanoes and rice paddies, he discovers a different explanation for the disappearance of the sun. BBC Bristol (R)
investigates your complaints and provides help, advice, news and information about your day-to-day concerns.
Presented by Debbie Thrower If you are concerned about health, education, housing or financial matters, or if you are the victim of incompetent or unhelpful traders or authorities, write to:
You and Yours, Radio 4. BBC, London WIA 1AA
lain Johnstone hosts the celebrity panel show that brings you magic movie moments.
This week's panel:
Dick Vosburgh. Susan George Simon MacCorkindale and Barry Cryer
Written and researched by JEREMY PASCALL and PHIL SWERN Producer ANDY ALIFFE. Stereo
Jenni Murray and guests invite you to share the hour that no woman can afford to miss. Serial: Jane Eyre by CHARLOTTE BRONTE abridged in 19 episodes by ELIZABETH BRADBURY
Read by Juliet Stevenson (1) 'There was no possibility of taking a walk that day.' Thus, in a misleadingly tranquil fashion, begins one of the most gloriously passionate novels in the English language.
Jane Eyre 's love for the saturnine Mr Rochester is uncompromisingly and unmistakeably as physical as it is spiritual.
(Music: Leigh's Music for String Orchestra)
by TIMOTHY JACKSON withand Millie and Albert love the mountains For them they have an eternal quality far from the concerns of ordinary life like death
Music by DAVID CHILTON
Directed by JANET WHITAKER
Down to the Words I Use
Joan Armatrading is a shy, quiet composer/performer with many classics like Willow, Love and Affection and Show Some Emotion to her credit. She talks to
Paul Gambaccini about her new album The Shouting Stage. Producer JOHN BOUNDY (R)
by JOHN LE CARRE adapted in seven parts by RENE BASILICO starring with and featuring
4: George Smiley has begun his 'extra-mural' investigation into allegations of a Russian double agent inside the 'Circus'. But much of the early evidence is circumstantial.... hard facts are hard to come by. Theme music by MAX HARRIS Producer JOHN FAWCETT WILSON Stereo
(Re-broadcast Thursday at 12.25pm)
In this series of four new family portraits, Michael O'Donnell explores how shifting social and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. 1: The Checkleys
The Checkleys met in unusual circumstances, and married life has been the same - unpredictable. They've a new house in a new town, with two cars, two wheelchairs - and a 'miracle' son.
Researcher RUTH ADAM
Producer SHARON BANOFF. Stereo (Re-broadcast tomorrow at 4.05pm)
Professor Barry Cunliffe
In company with Angela Down and Peter Jeffrey , the archaeologist Professor Barry Cunliffe presents, before an audience in the Bishop's Palace, Wells. Somerset, a selection of his favourite poetry and prose. Producer BRIAN PATTEN BBC Bristol. Stereo (R)
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Presented by Peter White Producer THENAHESHEL
Questions and comments can be phoned in on [number removed]between 8.30and 10. 15pm. For weekly factsheets or quarterly bulletins summarising broadcast information, send a large sae, approx 13" x 9", to: [address removed]
Christopher Page presents tonight's arts magazine, which includes a review of Peter Greenaway 's new film Drowning by Numbers and an interview with Esther Lamandier , French singer of medieval chansons.
Producer RICHARD BANNERMAN
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