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6.30, 7.30, 8.30 News Summary
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8.35* Yesterday in Parliament
The castaway on Sue Lawley s mythical island is Boy George - possibly the most prominent enfant terrible of the current
British pop scene. He talks about his life and music, and chooses eight gramophone records to accompany him.
Programme created by ROY PLOMLEY
Producer OUVIA SELIGMAN
Into the Third World:
Morning Story through the Looking Glass.
Palisava by the Argentinian Writer ELVIRA ORPHEE.
Palisava is a girl with chestnut hair and a sweet soul. One day she is called to the Tribunal and never returns.
Read by Leda Cesares
Producer JANE DAUNCEY (R)
The last of four documentaries. Unity
In 1992 the barriers between the member states of the European Community will come down.
But has the early idealism of the founders of the community dwindled, and how do other parts of the world view west European unity? What, asks Richard Mayne , is the role Europeans might play in the future?
Producer ZINA ROHAN
(First broadcast on BBC World Service)
1.55 Listening Corner Let's Play It Again Presented by JANE HARDY and JOE DUNLOP. Stereo (R)
2.05 Let's Join In with Soundbox The Three Soldiers Italian folktale. Stereo (e)
2.25 The Song Tree The Music Menagerie (3) by BARRY GIBSON Presented by HILARY JAMES and SIMON MAYOR , with PYEWACKETT. Stereo (R) (e)
2.40 The Friday Serial Erik the Viking (3) Read by TERRY JONES. Stereo
by VICTOR HUGO dramatised in five parts by CATHERINE LUCY CZERKAWSKA. With and 4: Sanctuary!
'We are all in torment about the little gypsy. She had set out to meet someone, that was all we knew. And that was the last anyone had seenofherfora full month.'
Music by PHILIP PICKETT
TOM FINUCANE. STEPHEN HENDERSON Directed by MARILYN IMRIE. Stereo
Dom Claude Frollo:
President of Court:
Fleur de Lys:
Humphrey Carpenter continues his investigation of six literary societies active in this country. 2: The G.K. Chesterton Society Education Secretary Kenneth Baker is a fan and member - why? A Canadian priest discovers what amounts to a new book by Chesterton - he reveals all. And how does a barber's chair in Beaconsfield play a large part in the society's affairs?
Producer NICK UTECHIN
Presented by Gordon Clough and Frances Coverdale including PM World Watch: reports about environmental issues of today - and tomorrow.
5.00,5.30 News Summary
5.25 PM Letters
5.31 City News continued on FM 5. 50-5. 55
Leonardo Inventor , philosopher, artist, scientist - Leonardo da Vinci was the true universal Man of the Renaissance. He analysed the movement of water and the structure of the earth, invented weapons and aircraft - as well as a water-operated alarm clock - and drew the human body over and over again, yet his fame still rests on his paintings, notably the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper. As a new exhibition opens at the Hayward Gallery, Richard Cork analyses the enduring fascination of this remarkable man.
Producer LIS EDWARDS .
with Bill Wallis , David Tate and Sally Grace
Written by MIKE COLEMAN.
BILL MATTHEWS. ROBERT LINFORD , MAX HANDLEY. GED PARSONS
. SIMON BULLIVANT , MARK BRISENDEN , DAVID BADDIEL , ROB NEWMAN. BARRY ATKINS. MICHAEL DINES , PETER HICKEY and others.
Producer LISSA EVANS. Stereo
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