Programme Index

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The world this morning introduced by John Timpson and Douglas Cameron
6.50 Travel news. What's on, and Keep Fit with EILEEN FOWLER VHF: Regional news, weather
6.55 Weather, programme news
7.0 News and more of Today including at 7.25 Sportsdesk; at 7.40 Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50 Travel news
VHF: Regional news, weather
7.55 Weather, programme news
8.0 News and more of Today including at 8.25 Sportsdesk; at 8.35* Today's Papers
Deputy editor ALASTAIR OSBORNE Editor MARSHALL STEWART
Regional VHF: see Variations

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Timpson
Introduced By:
Douglas Cameron
Unknown:
Eileen Fowler
Editor:
Alastair Osborne
Editor:
Marshall Stewart

9.5 Frisch Begonnen ... German for Beginners
13: Onkel Jochcns Gepack written by STEPHEN KANOZ (a radiovision programme recorded in collaboration with West German Radio)
9.30 Foreign Correspondent (Thursdays broadcast: R3)
9.45 Music Workshop: Stage 1
Preparation for a play with music about Aesop, the slave who was adept at ' telling the tale.' Script and libretto by WILLIAM MURPHY
Music arranged by IAN HUMPHRIS and NICOS SKALKOTTAS

Contributors

Written By:
Stephen Kanoz
Unknown:
William Murphy
Arranged By:
Ian Humphris
Unknown:
Nicos Skalkottas

10.30 Voix de France. French VI 13: Actualit├ęs franchises
10.50 A Corner for Music by ALBERT CHATTERLEY Rhythm and Melody
11.0 Quest. Us, and the others by PHILIP TURNER
11.20 Listening and Writing
The Whole Truth: a play for the classroom by RAY JENKINS Producer DICKON REED
11.40 Prospect
The Third World: Early Days
RORY MACPHERSON looks at the break-up of old colonial empires and the transition to independence.

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Turner
Unknown:
Ray Jenkins

Presenter John Edmunds You and the Law
In Debt: DEREK COOPER gets some practical advice on what to do if you owe money and can'repay it.
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind? VHF South West: see Variations

Contributors

Presenter:
John Edmunds
Unknown:
Derek Cooper

Story: The Blue Break-down Truck by AUDHEY HOOKER
Presenters MAUREEN MORRIS and MICHAEL RICHMOND
Scripts by MICHAEL RICHMOND Producer JENYTH WORSLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Audhey Hooker
Presenters:
Maureen Morris
Presenters:
Michael Richmond
Unknown:
Michael Richmond
Producer:
Jenyth Worsley

2.0 Let's Join In
The Nung Guama retold by ROGER LANCELYN GREEN
2.20 Christian Focus
Prayer, by PADDY FEENY
2.35 Interlude
2.40 Guitar School (23) presented by MICHAEL JESSETT

Contributors

Unknown:
Nung Guama
Unknown:
Roger Lancelyn
Unknown:
Paddy Feeny
Presented By:
Michael Jessett

Selected for Friday Stranger at the Gate A play for radio by WILLIAM INGRAM with Meredith Edwards and William Ingram
'I could just be looking for the conventional ending, of course. Beloved kith and kin gathered round the deathbed. Confessions and prayers and forgiveness at the last. Could not it turn out to be something as corny and simple as that? '
Children's choir trained and conducted by EDWENA EVANS : organ played by BRIAN DEE Producer BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
William Ingram
Unknown:
Meredith Edwards
Unknown:
William Ingram
Conducted By:
Edwena Evans
Played By:
Brian Dee
Producer:
Betty Davies
Mostyn Roberts:
Meredith Edwards
Dr Marsh:
Windsor Davies
lestyn Roberts:
William Ingram
Sarah Roberts:
Christine Pollon
Cass Roberts:
Elizabeth Morgan
Councillor:
John Dearth
Station porter:
Talfryn Thomas

A selection of listeners' letters continuing the discussion heard in last Friday's Any Questions? Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY HAYWARD
Write to Any Answers?, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Roy Hayward

The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle with PM's reporting team Deputy editor DEREK LEWIS Editor ANDREW BOYLE
5.50 Stock Market report
VHF: Regional news, weather
5.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Presented By:
William Hardcastle
Editor:
Derek Lewis
Editor:
Andrew Boyle

NANCY WISE makes a personal selection of items from BBC Radio and TV.
Introduced by JOHN ELLISON Research by JEAN STROUD
Producer VANESSA HARRISON

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Ellison
Unknown:
Jean Stroud
Producer:
Vanessa Harrison

A spontaneous discussion by C. A. Joyce
Anthony Lewis
Rt Hon Richard Marsh , mp Baroness Elles
Chairman David Jacobs Producer Michael BOWEN from Farnborough, Hampshire (Repeated: Saturday. 1.15 pm) Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? should be addressed to Any Answers?, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR

Contributors

Unknown:
C. A. Joyce
Unknown:
Anthony Lewis
Unknown:
Richard Marsh
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Michael Bowen

Rt Hon Mrs Margaret Thatcher , MP. Secretary of State for Education and Science, in conversation with IAN MCINTYRE about the future of education in Britain in the light of the recent White Paper on Education. Producer ROLAND CHALLIS
9.59 Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Mrs Margaret Thatcher
Unknown:
Ian McIntyre
Producer:
Roland Challis

DAVID JASON. BILL WALLIS NIGEL REES and bill MCGUFFIE at the piano take a late-night look back over the week's news and illustrate the funny side. Script by PETER SPENCE and CHRIS MILLER
Producers JOHN FAWCETT WILSON and SIMON BRETT

Contributors

Unknown:
David Jason.
Unknown:
Wallis Nigel Rees
Script By:
Peter Spence
Script By:
Chris Miller
Producers:
John Fawcett Wilson
Producers:
Simon Brett

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