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7.10 On Your Farm: a weekly review of the agricultural scene Producer ANTHONY PARKIN (from Birmingham)
7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Outlook
7.50-8.0 Regional news, weather and programme news

Contributors

Producer:
Anthony Parkin

Radio 4 fills you in on the political scene at home and abroad, starting with 9.5 From Our Own Correspondent
Contributed by the BBC's Foreign News staff
(Revised edition: Tues, 9.5 am)
9.30 The Weekly World
MICHAEL, UNDERHILL reviews what the weeklies have to say, with illustrations read by CORMAC RIGBY
9.45 The Week in Westminster Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with ROBERT CARVEL
Narrator PETER BARKER Producers KEVIN RUANE
MARTIN COX , BERNARD TATE

Contributors

Read By:
Cormac Rigby
Unknown:
Robert Carvel
Narrator:
Peter Barker
Producers:
Kevin Ruane
Unknown:
Martin Cox

10.30-12.0 VHF Open University: see column 5
10.30 Vient de paraltre
3: Les secrets de la mode
11.0 Wiedersehen in Ansburg 3: Klaus will etwas Neues anfangen
11.30 Amuence and Inequality 3: The Origins of Inequality (Publications: page 17)

A general knowledge contest between schools in England, Scotland, Wales and N Ireland Question-masters: JOHN ELLISON and TIM GUDGIN
First Round - 2: Scotland (ii)
ALLOA ACADEMY V
DALZIEL HIGH SCHOOL. Motherwell Questions set by ROY SMITH Producer MARTIN FISHER
(Repeated: Friday. 6.15 pm)
12.55 Weather; programme news

Contributors

Question-Masters:
John Ellison
Unknown:
Tim Gudgin
Unknown:
Roy Smith
Producer:
Martin Fisher

A spontaneous discussion by SIR EDWIN LEATHER
VIC FEATHER
GYLES BRANDRETH
Chairman DAVID JACOBS Producer MICHAEL BOWEN from Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Edwin Leather
Unknown:
Vic Feather
Unknown:
Gyles Brandreth
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Michael Bowen

Maugham the Storyteller The Alien Corn by W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM adapted for radio by ERIC EWENS with In Art. the difference between the amateur and the professional is immeasurable. Neither great riches nor burning passion can bridge the gap, and this knowledge may prove more bitter than some can bear.
Other parts HILDA KRISEMAN FREDERICK TREVES
PianistPAUL HAMBURGER
Producer ARCHIE CAMPBELL

Contributors

Radio By:
Eric Ewens
Unknown:
Hilda Kriseman
Pianist:
Frederick Treves
Pianist:
Paul Hamburger
Producer:
Archie Campbell
the Storyteller:
Carleton Hobbs - replaced by Alan Wheatley
Ferdy Rabenstein:
John Wyse
Sir Adolphus Bland:
Cyril Luckham
Muriel, his wife:
Grizelda Hervey
George, their son:
Martin Jarvis

Introduced from Leeds by Judith Chalmers 1
My Week: PENISE ROBERTSON
Entertainment Round-up: JUDITH CHALMERS takes a look at what is happening in the world of entertainment
Shopping for a Carpet: PETER HIRD bought one the. hard way Middle c: GAENOR THOMAS looks at the work of the piano-tuners Mr Portway 's Practice by MICHAEL GILBERT abridged by EVANGELINE BANKS read by DENIS MCCARTHY

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Penise Robertson
Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Peter Hird
Unknown:
Gaenor Thomas
Piano-Tuners:
Mr Portway
Unknown:
Michael Gilbert
Abridged By:
Evangeline Banks
Read By:
Denis McCarthy

presents
Mike Nichols , award-winning director of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolff, The Graduate, Catch 22 and Carnal Knowledge.
Introduced by DAVID GEARY Written by LYN FAIRHURST Producer BOBBY JAYE

Contributors

Unknown:
Mike Nichols
Introduced By:
David Geary
Written By:
Lyn Fairhurst
Producer:
Bobby Jaye

The Younger Generation by Stanley Houghton adapted by Brian Thompson
'Father's never stopped me from doing anything I wanted to. A fellow can find ways to do things only, of course, he's obliged to do them in an underhand secret way and that's what I object to ... but when he thinks it's a deadly sin to drink a glass of beer or to go to a Music-Hall, what else can I do? '
Producer Tony Cliff

Contributors

Adapted By:
Brian Thompson
Producer:
Tony Cliff
Reggie:
Barrie Smith
James Kennion:
John Franklyn-Robbins
Alice Kennion:
Daphne Oxenford
Grace:
Jenny Austen
Tom:
David Mahlowe
Mr Leadbitter:
Bruce Jeffery
Mr Fowle:
Roy Barraclough
Arthur:
Peter Ivatts
Maggie:
Ellsabeth Paget
Mrs Hannah:
Barbara Mullaney
Clifford:
Malcolm Storry

Lady Violet Bonham Carter on her early life at the turn of the century, from her first meeting with Mr Gladstone to 1 coming out ' as an Edwardian deb.
(From a BBC1 conversation between Baroness Asquith and Kenneth Harris in 1967) 9.58 Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Lady Violet Bonham Carter
Unknown:
Mr Gladstone
Unknown:
Kenneth Harris

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