6.22 Farming Today
6.40 Prayer for the Day JANE LEWIS
6.22 Farming Today
Introduced by Robert Robinson and John Timpson
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
Regional Variations (2)
Professor Alastair Buchan analyses the United States of America's multilateral power structures in his third Reith lecture entitled 'The Troubled Giant'. Show more
Families from all over Britain talk about their beliefs, feelings, and practice when it comes to working at home. Should the children cook? Wash up? And how do you get them to help anyway?
Introduced by Jan Brookes
(medium wave only)
BBC Home correspondents and reporters. Introduced by MICHAEL DE MORGAN Producer TOM READ
New Every Morning (new edition) p 97; Almighty God , thy word is cast (BBC HB 188); Psalm 119. part 6; Malachi 3, w 1-6 and 11-12 (RSV); Oft in danger, oft in woe (BBC HB 363)
A Moment of Wonder by REARDEN CONNER
Read by Allan McClelland
I'll have to sharpen the saw, the man said. ' Then I'll tackle the tree. It'll be like destroying a part of myself.... *
A panel game for four hands
Leader of the pack and chairman is David Nixon who deals to June
Whitfield Patrick Moore , William Rushton Devised and shuffled by IAN MESSITER. Produced and cut by RICHARD WILLCOX
Crossed Line by EDWARD CROWLET
Just a few words, overheard on the telephone, worry David Leadbetter He discusses them with a colleague and they decide that he was right to be concerned....
Producer TONY CLIFF (Leeds)
Presenter Joan Yorke Consumer Style
Five Finger Exercise: How much can - and should - it cost you to type properly? MOLLY PRICE-OWEN asks.
Weather, programme news
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Guest of the Week: Sally Ann Howes
If music be the food of love: ARCHIE HILL objects to classical music in advertising.
Books for Gardeners: ELISABETH BERESPORD looks at a selection tor Christmas
Never on Sunday: what exact]y is the Lord's Day Observance Society? MIKE HARTLEY -BREWER investigates. TONY BRITTON reads The Long Divorce by EDMUND CRISPIN (8)
(Sally Ann Howes is In ' The King and I at the Adelphi Theatre, London)
Story: Rumbly, Rumbly, Bump, Squeak, Squeak by EUGENIE SUMMERFIELS
The Changing Wind by MARGARET HARRIS with Betty Hardy and Colette O'Neil
Emily Grazeby is 40 years old. All her life she has been dominated by an ailing mother. But one day Emily decides that her life must change....
Producer KAY PATRICK
After 40 years' BBC service,
Robert Dougall talks about his career In broadcasting, his wartime exploits in Russia, and his presidency of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.
Producer PETER be ROSA
Lark Rise to Candleford Read by EVA HADDON 3: The Women
The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
5.50 Stock Market report
5.55 Weather, programme news
The questions and ideas you send are discussed this week by Reneé Houston Katie Boyle. Bettine Le Beau
In the chair Anona Winn
Devised by ANONA WINN and IAN MESSITER. Producer
ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON
(Repeated: Friday, 12.27 pm)
(Repeated: Thursday, 1.30 pm)
Gerald Priestland presenting world news and views
Michael Flanders and Donald Swann
Twenty-five years ago Flanders and Swann began writing comedy songs for Laurier Lister 's revues, performed by artists such as Max Adrian , Joyce Grenfell. Diana Churchill.
Then in 1957 they came to the attention of the general public by appearing on stage in their two-man show At the Drop of a Hat. Scheduled to run for a limited three-week season, this proved such a hit that, together with its successor At the Drop of Another Hat. it ran in London, on Broadway and around the world for nearly 14 years.
Producer JOHN DYAS
Eagle and Spider by FRANCIS GALLAGHER and ' I hate him and he hates me, but as long as Napoleon needs me I am safe. When he thinks himself strong enough he will try to destroy me. But we shall not give him time. Within three months the eagle will be caged.'
Producer KEITH SLADE
Six talks about the shifting structures of world power by Alistair Buchan, Professor of International Relations, Oxford University.
For no country does the new agenda of international relations present more frustrating problems than the United States. In this lecture Professor
Buchan explains why this is so, and asks: are we witnessing the birth of a new kind of American nationalism?
Douglas Stuart reporting with voices and opinions from around the world, including International Business Report with at 10.25* Market Trends
by Karen Campbell
Read by Ann Morrish
A nightly review of the arts and science
People, ideas, events-opinion and discussion. Introduced tonight by Gordon Snell
Producer ROSEMARY HART
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