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The world this morning introduced by John Timpson and Michael Clayton
6.50
Travel news, What's on, and Keep Fit with EILEEN FOWLER
6.55 Weather, programme news
7.0 News and more of Today including at 7.25 Sportsdesk; at 7.35* Today's Papers
7.45 Thought for the Day
7.50 Travel news
7.55 Weather, programme news
8.0 News and more of Today including at 8.25 Sportsdesk; at 8.35* Today's Papers

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Timpson
Introduced By:
Michael Clayton
Unknown:
Eileen Fowler

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Jimmy Savile , OBE, Showbiz Personality of the Year, voluntary hospital worker, cycling enthusiast, every man's philosopher and, lately, champion extraordinary of car safety belts, is your guest today.
He'll be answering your questions on his work and hobbies, and which of all his many activities he enjoys most; and exchanging views with you on what is right and wrong with the way we live today.
Producer WALTER WALLICH
Call [number removed]from 8.0 am
Jimmy introduces Top of the Pops on BBC1 tonight at 6.25

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Savile
Producer:
Walter Wallich

Presenter Joan Yorke You and the Law
Your Children's Keeper?: GREVILLE JANNER , UP, explains the law relating to parental responsibility for children's activities.
With other items and your let. ters :n What's On Your Hind?

Contributors

Presenter:
Joan Yorke
Unknown:
Greville Janner

from Glasgow
Introduced by Nancy Mitchell
2.0-2.2 The News
It's brighter in Campbeltown - Says JAMESON CLARK
Crusade in Kirkwall: PROVOST
MRS LEITCH
Golf Round the World: SIR IAIN STEWART , captain of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, St Andrews.
Tyrone Guthrie : recalled by Edinburgh Festival actors.
Hotel for Babies: ENID DUNCAN and FRAU THERESE SCHICK.
Sitting Duck by BRYCE FRASER abridged by SALLY SKRIMSHIRE Read by Kerry Francis
(First of nine instalments. Serial music: ' L'Horloge de Flore ' by Fransaix)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Nancy Mitchell
Unknown:
Mrs Leitch
Unknown:
Sir Iain Stewart
Unknown:
St Andrews.
Unknown:
Tyrone Guthrie
Unknown:
Enid Duncan
Unknown:
Frau Therese Schick.
Unknown:
Bryce Fraser
Abridged By:
Sally Skrimshire
Read By:
Kerry Francis

Story: The Biggest Cream Bun in the World by MARY CALVERT Presenters GLADYS WHITRED and John BULL
Scripts by GLADYS WHITRED Producer JENYTH WORSLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Calvert
Presenters:
Gladys Whitred
Unknown:
Gladys Whitred
Producer:
Jenyth Worsley

Selected for Friday Open Verdict by LESTER FOWELL with Eric Allen and Charles Simon 'At Ashminster today, an open verdict was returned at the inquest on Joan Kendal , the 19-year-old student who was found in the River Ash on Tuesday. It is understood that police are continuing their enquiries ..."
Producer MARTIN JENKINS

Contributors

Unknown:
Lester Fowell
Unknown:
Eric Allen
Unknown:
Charles Simon
Unknown:
Joan Kendal
Producer:
Martin Jenkins
James Hamer:
Eric Allen
Insp Piper:
Charles Simon
Arnold Roland:
William Fox
Sgt Shields:
David Valla
Graham Earle:
Clifford Rose
Rose:
Elizabeth Proud

Little Big Man by THOMAS BERGER abridged by DONALD BANCROFT Read by BOB SHERMAN
10: Old Lodge Skins' Last Song Producer TONY CLIFF (from Leeds)

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Berger
Abridged By:
Donald Bancroft
Read By:
Bob Sherman

DEREK PARKER makes a personal selection of items from BBC Radio and TV
Introduced by JOHN ELLISON Producer SHEILA ANDERSON
(Repeated: Saturday. 10.30 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Parker
Introduced By:
John Ellison
Producer:
Sheila Anderson

A spontaneous discussion by Lord Byers
Rt Hon Edward du Cann, mp Ann Mallalieu
Chairman David Jacobs Producer MICHAEL BOWEN from Berrynarbor. Devon
(Repeated: Saturday, 1.15 pm) Listeners' views should be addressed to Anv Answers?, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR

Contributors

Unknown:
Ann Mallalieu
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Michael Bowen

A nightly review of the arts and science
People, ideas, events - opinion and discussion. Introduced tonight by Ronald Harwood. With at 10.45
Week Ending.... 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 CHRIS MILLER and FRED METCALF
Producer BOB OLIVER ROGERS
(David Jason is In ' No Sex, Please - We're British ' at the Strand Theatre, London)

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronald Harwood.
Unknown:
David Jason
Unknown:
Bill Wallis
Unknown:
Nigel Rees
Script By:
Chris Miller
Script By:
Fred Metcalf
Producer:
Bob Oliver Rogers
Unknown:
David Jason

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