with Marjorie Lofthouse Producer JANE WARD
BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
with Jack Hywel-Davies . including Bells on Sunday from St Mary the Virgin, Chislet, Kent. Stereo
Norman Corbett was born in Kenya, had a spell in the army and finally decided to take up farming in Wales. Claire Powell joins the Corbetts on their
750-acre beef and sheep farm near Tywyn in Gwynedd.
Producer SUE SMITH BBC Pebble Mill
with Clive Jacobs and Trevor Barnes Producer JULI WILLS Editor DAVID COOMES including at
speaks, for the Week's Good Cause, on behalf of an organisation that offers counselling and contraceptive advice to young people.
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The Most Rev
Derek Worlock , Archbishop of Liverpool, preaches at the Parish Mass for Advent Sunday, from the Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation,
Wavertree, Liverpool. Celebrant THE REV
ANTHONY HODGETTS. CSSR. Readings: Isaiah 2, vv 1-15; Romans 13, vv 11-14; Matthew 24, v 44. Music: 0 come, 0 come, Emmanuel; Psalm 121
(Gelineau); Tell out, my soul; Ave, verum corpus (Byrd); Enter in the wilderness.
ANDREW SHARPLES and FRANCES ASHTON Organist
ANDREW ROBINSON. BBC Manchester
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Directed by NIALL FRASER Editor RUTH PATTERSON BBC Pebble Mill
with Martin Wainwright of The Guardian
Producer JANE BERESFORD
with Margaret Howard Stereo
Sue Lawley's castaway is the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, The Rt Hon Nigel Lawson , mp. Programme created by ROY PLOMLEY
Producer OLIVIA SELIGMAN Stereo
Presenter Nick Clarke. As leaders of the Superpowers meet in the Mediterranean,
Gordon Clough reports from the summit press centre in Malta.
Deputy editor ROD LIDDLE Editor ROGER MOSEY
visits North Yorkshire where the Ilkley
Gardeners' Association put their queries to Dr Stefan Buezacki Fred Downham and Sue Phillips.
Chairman Clay Jones. Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
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The last of three parts dramatised by Frederick Bradnum
With Steven Pacey Annette Badland Emily Morgan and John Moffatt.
The Plains of Cement
In which Bob gives Jenny an ultimatum. Directed by Glyn Dearman Stereo
with Laurie Taylor Researcher JANICE SMITH Producer CHRIS PALING
Are Britain's leading institutions ready to meet the challenge of the 90s?
4: The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds The RSPB has been protecting birds for 100 years, and has become the biggest wildlife conservation group in Europe. Simon Jenkins looks at what has been achieved.
Producer CHARLES SIGLER
4.00 Something in the City Six programmes in which Connne Julius explores the London financial markets. 4: The Bank of England
4.30 Understanding Parliament Five programmes.
3: The House of Lords with Dr Oonagh McDonald
5.00 Wordpower Writing Past and Future Stories and poems for adult readers plus a look at how established writers use language. Presented by Nigel Forde.
5.30 Buongiorno Italia! A series of 20 programmes. 8: Ha una camera? Presented by Denise de Rome and Enrico Verdecchia Script by NOEMI MESSORA (R)
with Michael Rosen. Reviewer Ruth McCarthy and broadcaster and DJ Nicky Campbell recommend Christmas books for children.
Even his Stradivarius has to play second fiddle when it comes to the love of violinist Nigel Kennedy 's life - the claret and blue of Aston Villa Football Club. Producer JILL MARSHALL BBC Bristol
Rupert Westmacott , in the second part of his
New Zealand army tales, reaches Gallipoli in April 1915. All the chaos, the slaughter, the black comedy of the campaign are vividly recalled. Producer JULIAN HALE (R)
with Chris Dunkley
Presented by Julie First and Andy Crane.
Join super-sleuths Kitty Purwell and Dick Dogsbody in The Spamchester Fun-Fair Affair with Elizabeth Estensen and Timothy Spall.
Script by LEE PRESSMAN . Dr Peter Rowan presents
The Bodyworks Quiz.
Eleanor Bron narrates episode four of The
Snow Queen by HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN , adapted by OLWEN WYMARK. Taking part:
NICOLA STAPLETON and RICHARD TATE. Researcher LIS ROBERTS
Producer MARY KALEMKERIAN BBC Manchester. Stereo
with Nigel Forde.
Including Love Life, a collection of short stories by American writer Bobbie Ann
Mason; and a selection of this year's best biographies by Brenda Maddox.
with Susan Marling and Max Pearson
Taken from the novel
Jaguars Ripped My Flesh by TIM CAHILL. Adapted by ELIZABETH BRADBURY. Read by Geoffrey Beevers. In an attempt to rediscover
Conan Doyle 's Lost World, Tim Cahill 's team come face to face with more than they bargained for.
Producer DAVID BENEDICTUS Stereo
Four poetry and prose anthologies in which Hannah Gordon and David Suchet taste the bitter sweetness of love.
2: Vows of Love
'Nothing in the world is single;
All things by a law divine
In one spirit meet and mingle.
Why not I with thine?' Producer JULIA PARKER BBC Pebble Mill (R)
Fergus Keeling and Jessica Holm bring news of how the onganouk is being brought back from the brink of extinction.
Margaret Mitchell wrote the best-selling novel of all time. Gone with the Wind has sold almost 30 million copies. What sort of woman could invent this classic romantic fantasy? Jill Neville went to Georgia to find out.
with Steve McCormack Producer SALLIE DAVIES
Lighting the Way to Christmas
2: The People of God Pauline Webb considers how the first Sunday of Advent commemorates the faithful of every generation who anticipate the coming of Christ, and shows how this relates to members of one inner-city congregation in London. Producer NOEL VINCENT BBC Manchester. Stereo