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Make Yourself at Home
Programme for Asian listeners
7.45 Bells followed by programme news
7.50 Sunday Reading Wrestling with Christ by Luigi Santucci
Read by CARLETON HOBBS
7.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Luigi Santucci
Read By:
Carleton Hobbs

Religious news and views presented by PAUL BARNES Reporter DOUGLAS BROWN Producer DAVID WINTER
8.50 Programme news
8.55 Weather

Contributors

Presented By:
Paul Barnes
Reporter:
Douglas Brown
Producer:
David Winter

from
Wills Memorial Chapel, Bristol Fourth of five broadcasts during Lent in which the preacher is invited to speak under the title My last sermon: conducted by THE REV MERVYN WILI.SHAW Preacher THE REV FREDERICK GREEVES
Introit: Hail gladdening light Lessons: Genesis 12, vv 1-9; 1 Corinthians 13, vv 8-13; Philippians 3, vv 12-14
Hymns: Let all the world (A and M Rev 375); Christ, who knows all his sheep (Hymns for Today 14); Forth in thy name (A and M Rev 336)
Anthem: Faire is the heaven (W. H. Harris )
(8 Apr: Bishop of Monmouth)

Contributors

Unknown:
Frederick Greeves
Unknown:
H. Harris

DAME SYBIL THORNDIKE appeals on behalf of the Deaconess Community of St Andrew, in Notting Hill, for funds to provide temporary accommodation for those in need and to extend their work in a problem-ridden neighbourhood. Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Dame Sybil Thorndike[address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Dame Sybil Thorndike
Unknown:
Sybil Thorndike
Unknown:
St Andrew

visits Haltemprice Courtesy Club near Hull. Questions from members answered by: ANNE HALL , driving instructor and rally driver; ERIC TOBITT. motoring broadcaster and commentator; SUPT SHAKESBY, York and NE Yorkshire Constabulary; JOHN MILES... manager 8SM High Performance Course.
Chairman PETER WEST
Producer JOHN HASLAM at 11.43* the latest traffic report

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Hall
Unknown:
Eric Tobitt.
Producer:
John Haslam

Cliff Michelmore invites you to ring him on [number removed] to exchange ideas live by phone on any subject bar party politics with studio guests:
Andrew Sinclair, historian, film producer and novelist; Brian Aldiss, novelist and leading science fiction writer, Mary Midgley, lecturer in philosophy, University of Newcastle upon Tyne.
Calls from 11.00 am onwards. Or send your questions to Whatever You Think, Room 4066, Broadcasting House, London W1A 9AA
12.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Cliff Michelmore
Unknown:
Andrew Sinclair
Unknown:
Brian Aldiss
Unknown:
Mary Midgley

Regional Variations (2)

Afternoon Theatre

BBC Radio 4 FM

VHF
2.30 Starting German: Reisebiiro Atlas
Hamburg bei Nacht
(On medium wave. Mons R3)
3.0 Introduction to Arabic
A series of 15 programmes - 2 (On medium wave, Mons R3)
3.30 Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
A series of 7 programmes - 1

As little beads of perspiration - the sweat of towering mountains ... and now in late summer the water gurgles in the valleys ... and bounces, out of control, not knowing or caring where it's going
Johnny Morris follows the course of this great river from its source in the Swiss Alps to the North Sea at Rotterdam. First of four programmes

Contributors

Unknown:
Johnny Morris

News Round-Up: GEORGE MILLER on events of special interest to blind people. Introduced by DAVID SCOTT BLACKBALL
Producer JOCELYN RYDER.SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
George Miller
Introduced By:
David Scott

A series of six programmes 1: Dolfuss
In 1938 Austria was annexed into the Third Reich. In 1934 the Chancellor of Austria was assassinated in a Nazi plot, having himself destroyed the only force within Austria of resistence to the Nazis, the Social Democrats. He eliminated them with one wing of the fascist movement while the other plotted his downfall.
Contributors: MARIE JAHODA. Professor of Social Psychology, University of Sussex, and HEINZ BERAN, London Correspondent of Austrian Radio.
The despatches of G, E. R. GEDYE read by his wife ALICE. Narrator ROLF LEFEBVRE with BRIAN HAINES and DAVID VALLA Interviews by RUTH FIRST Producer DAVID CAIN

Contributors

Unknown:
Marie Jahoda.
Unknown:
E. R. Gedye
Narrator:
Rolf Lefebvre
Unknown:
Brian Haines
Unknown:
David Valla
Unknown:
Ruth First
Producer:
David Cain

Round 1: London v West London:
Anthony Quinton (chairman) with Irene Thomas
Professor John Mavs West:
Jack Longland (chairman) with Lord Foot. Alan Gibson Producer TREVOR HILL

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Quinton
Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Unknown:
John Mavs
Unknown:
Jack Longland
Unknown:
Foot. Alan Gibson
Producer:
Trevor Hill

In every life there are moments of decision - turning-points that shape a person's character and outlook. Looking back they may stand out more clearly. This week:
Norman St John-Stevas , mp, retraces the way with PETER me ROSA

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman St John-Stevas

joaquin achucarro (piano) BBC WELSH ORCHESTRA leader coi.in STAVELEY conducted by DAVID LLOYD JONES Mozart Symphony No 39, in E flat major 1K 543)
8.28* Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No 1. in F sharp minor

Contributors

Conducted By:
David Lloyd Jones

by HOWARD spring: adapted in four parts by TRUMAN REEVES with Wilfred Pickles
Wilfrid Lawson , Nigel Anthony and Kevin McHugh
3: Oliver kicks over the traces, Maeve makes the West End, and Essex falls in love as the War approaches.
(For full cast see Tues, 3.0 pm)
9.58 Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Truman Reeves
Unknown:
Wilfred Pickles
Unknown:
Wilfrid Lawson
Unknown:
Nigel Anthony
Unknown:
Kevin McHugh

Presenting questions and controversy concerning science, scientists and the public. Presented by BRIAN j. FORD
4: Guinea pigs, mice - or menr Horrific stories have been told about experiments with humans, but how often are patients used in experiments today? How much does modern medical treatment rely on trial and error?
Producer MICHAEL BRIGHT

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian J. Ford
Producer:
Michael Bright

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