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Michael Aspel introduces Radio 4's 60-minute worldwide look at the weekend.
7.50
Travel news and What's on 7.55 Weather, programme news
8.0 News and more of Today including Sportsdesk; at 8.30' Sports Spot; at 8.40* Today's Papers

Contributors

Introduces:
Michael Aspel

9.5 From Our Own Correspondent i Next edition: Tues. 10.5 am)
9.30 The Week in Westminster Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with ALAN WATKINS
10.0 News
10.2 The Weekly World
GERARD EVANS reviews what the weeklies have to say with illustrations read by ROY WILLIAMSON
Narrator BRYAN MARTIN Producers BERNARD TATE PADDY O'KEEFFE , TOM READ

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Watkins
Unknown:
Gerard Evans
Narrator:
Roy Williamson
Producers:
Bernard Tate
Producers:
Paddy O'Keeffe

Introduced by ALAN PARRY
News and prospects of the day's sport, featuring: Football in England and Scotland; Racing at Newbury; Rugby League - Great Britain v Australia: Rugby Union.
(Sport on 2: from 2.2 pm)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Alan Parry

A spontaneous discussion by Antony Hopkins , Peter Kirk , MP
Lord Chalfont Arianna Stassinopoulos Chairman David Jacobs from Aldershot. Hampshire

Contributors

Unknown:
Antony Hopkins
Unknown:
Peter Kirk
Unknown:
Lord Chalfont Arianna Stassinopoulos
Unknown:
David Jacobs

Introduced by Judith Chalmers Entertainment Round-up: by GORDON GOW.
What the European papers say. The week in Woman's Hour.
What's New for the Home: ALlCE HOPE reports.
Alarm Call - 1: Fire! Police! Ambulance!
Upon the Waters by JOANNA GREENBERG abridged by DOREEN ESTALL Read by BLAIN FAIRMAN

Contributors

Introduced By:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Gordon Gow.
Unknown:
Joanna Greenberg
Abridged By:
Doreen Estall
Read By:
Blain Fairman

The plays of PHILIP LEVENE: a new production in a series of the most successful plays of this popular storyteller. Murder is My Subject
An unpopular lecturer is murdered - at a Police College. All the witnesses are professionals - all the suspects too!
Producer BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Levene
Producer:
Betty Davies
Mrs Vincent:
Margot Boyd
Miss Regan:
Diana Olsson
Dr Maddox:
Bruce Beeby
Insp Harris:
Timothy Bateson
Ch Con White:
Manning Wilson
Mary Collins:
Julie Hallam
Supt Bates:
Alan Dudley
Insp Duffy:
Nigel Graham
Sgt Lucas:
David Timson

Introduced by John Dunn
Rex Radio by ALEXANDER GUYAN With NIGEL LAMBERT , GARARD GREEN and JO MANNING WILSON Producer MICHAEL ROLFE
4.5 Dial a Scientist
Send in those science questions that do not seem to have straightforward answers. Paddy Feeny will phone up the lucky ones and put them on the line to the panel: astronomer Patrick Moore , electrical engineer Eric I.aithwaite , zoologist Cherrie Bramwell.
Questions on a postcard, with name, age and home phone number, to: Dial a Scientist, 4th Dimension, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW Producer MICHAEL BRIGHT
Dial a Scientist again: 29 Dec
4.30 Duke Diamond by ROBIN SMYTH
4: The Friendly Enemies
Earth is to be colonised by people from a dying world.
Play produced and programme edited by GRAHAM GAULD
4D annual, 80p. see page 90

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Dunn
Unknown:
Nigel Lambert
Unknown:
Jo Manning Wilson
Producer:
Michael Rolfe
Unknown:
Paddy Feeny
Unknown:
Patrick Moore
Unknown:
Eric I.Aithwaite
Unknown:
Cherrie Bramwell.
Unknown:
Robin Smyth
Edited By:
Graham Gauld
Duke Diamond:
John Pullen
Swish:
William Sleigh
Zom:
Peter Vmlliams
Buster:
Stephen Thorne
Langrozga:
Heron Carvic
Yangor:
Jonathan Scott
Witch of Mars:
Hilda Schroder
Master of Doxina:
Roi,f Lefebvre
J D C:
Anthony Daniels
Highlord:
Roy Spencer

This Dear Old House by ALEKSEI ARBUZOV translated by OLGA FRANKLIN adapted by SUSANNA CAPON with Ann Beach as Julia Kate Binchy as Nina Denys Hawthorne as Konstantin The Gusyatnikovs are an intensely musical family. When Konstantin decides to marry a dentist, the path of true love is far from smooth.
Special music composed by PETER GREENWELL who also plays the piano Producer SUSANNA CAPON
(Repeated: Monday. 3.5 pm)
Olga, trapped by her image: p 4

Contributors

Translated By:
Olga Franklin
Adapted By:
Susanna Capon
Unknown:
Ann Beach
Unknown:
Julia Kate Binchy
Unknown:
Nina Denys Hawthorne
Unknown:
Konstantin The Gusyatnikovs
Composed By:
Peter Greenwell
Producer:
Susanna Capon
Raisa:
Margot Boyd
Erast:
Rolf Lefebvre
Makar:
Sam Dastor
Frederik:
Anthony Daniels
Sashenka:
Elizabeth Revill
Mitya:
David Timson
Alya:
Deborah Paige

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