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7.0 News
The world this morning: Britain at breakfast-time and the news from anywhere on earth introduced by John Timpson and Robert Robinson
7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50-8.0 Regional news, weather and programme news
8.0 News and more of Today
(including, In the Midlands and E Anglia, Regional Extra; and Today in the South and West introduced by DEREK JONES ) VHF East Anglia: see below
8.40 Today's Papers

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Timpson
Introduced By:
Robert Robinson
Introduced By:
Derek Jones

A panel consisting of OLGA FRANKLIN , journalist; DR WilLIAM THOMSON , editor of The Practitioner; JAMES HEMMING , educational psychologist; and DR WENDY GREENGROSS , marriage guidance counsellor, discuss the problems listeners send in -with the people concerned taking part as well.
In the chair Jean Metcalfe Producer ELIZABETH SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
Olga Franklin
Unknown:
Dr William Thomson
Unknown:
James Hemming
Unknown:
Dr Wendy Greengross
Unknown:
Jean Metcalfe
Producer:
Elizabeth Smith

Elizabeth Goudge , author of Green Dolphin Country in conversation with MADEAU STEWART
With all her novels and anthologies selling by the million in paperback, ELIZABETH GOUDGE is among the top best-sellers in Britain and America,

Contributors

Unknown:
Elizabeth Goudge
Unknown:
Madeau Stewart
Unknown:
Elizabeth Goudge

A miscellany for morning listening
Today: Music for the Dance BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA conducted by MARCUS DODS HUGO D'ALTON (mandolin) WILFRID PARRY (piano)
Introduced by ROY WILLIAMSON

Contributors

Conducted By:
Marcus Dods
Conducted By:
Hugo D'Alton
Introduced By:
Roy Williamson

A thriller by HENRY TREECE adapted in seven episodes by DONALD BANCROFT 7: The Pay-Off
Gordon Stewart reaches the Rock-just in time. Read by ERIC LANDER
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Treece
Unknown:
Donald Bancroft
Unknown:
Gordon Stewart
Read By:
Eric Lander
Producer:
Christopher Venning

Jeanine McMullen presents the Radio 4 series that tackles topics of direct concern to you. Today's main feature:
Your Health and Welfare
The Catalyst in your Laundry: NANCY WISE takes a look at enzyme washing powders,
Other topical items too, and a selection from your letters in What's On Your Mind?
(Write to You and Yours, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA; or phone [number removed], extension 3030, and record your letter)
VHF South West: see column 2

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeanine McMullen

starring
Deryck Guyler and Richard Murdoch in Rotten to the Corps With NORMA RONALD
RONALD BADDILEY , JOHN GRAHAM BILL PERTWEE
Written by EDWARD TAYLOR and JOHN GRAHAM
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR
12.55 Weather, information and news for your area

Contributors

Unknown:
Deryck Guyler
Unknown:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Norma Ronald
Unknown:
Ronai.D Baddiley
Unknown:
John Graham
Unknown:
Bill Pertwee
Written By:
Edward Taylor
Written By:
John Graham
Producer:
Edward Taylor

The news magazine that sums up your day - and starts off your evening. Presented by William Hardcastle and Roger Cook
5.50-6.0 Regional news, weather and programme news

Contributors

Presented By:
William Hardcastle
Presented By:
Roger Cook

After a Parliamentary marathon the Industrial Relations Bill is now on the statute book. What are the most important changes in the law, how will they operate in practice, and what effect will the new legislation have on industrial relations in Britain? Speakers include:
SIR GEOFFREY HOWE , QC, MP, Solicitor.
Gcneral PAT LOWRY , Director of Industrial Relations, British Leyland Motor Corporation
JIM MORTIMER , Labour Relations Director, London Transport Executive
LEN MURRAY, Assistant General Secretary, tuc
LEONARD NEAL , Chairman, Commission on Industrial Relations HUGH SCANLON , President, Amalgamated Union of Engineering and Foundrv Workers Presented by Geoffrey Goodman , Industrial Editor, Daily Mirror
Producer MARTIN cox

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Geoffrey Howe
Unknown:
Gcneral Pat Lowry
Unknown:
Jim Mortimer
Unknown:
Leonard Neal
Unknown:
Hugh Scanlon
Presented By:
Geoffrey Goodman

Look at life through the eyes of those who are changing it. Discover why their research and inventions are important to you - and entertaining. Presenter PAUL VAUGHAN Producer LAURIE JOHN

Contributors

Presenter:
Paul Vaughan
Producer:
Laurie John

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More