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Make Yourself at Home
Programme for Asian listeners
7.45 Bells; programme news
7.50 Sunday Reading from
Courage to Pray by Anthony Bloom and Georges LeFebvre Read by Gabriel WOOLF .!'
7.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Bloom
Unknown:
Georges Lefebvre
Read By:
Gabriel Woolf

from Second Comber Presbyterian Church, County Down, N Ireland: conducted by the Minister, REV SAMUEL WILSON
Hymns (RCH): 0 worship the King (9); Be thou my Vision (477); Metrical Psalm 25 (1st version, vv 1-7) To thee I lift my soul: Paraphrase 20 (vv 1-5) How glorious Zion's courts appear
Readings: Isaiah 40. vv 1-11: Matthew 11, vv 2-15
Organist HUGH HARRIS

Contributors

Unknown:
Samuel Wilson
Organist:
Hugh Harris

SUE LAWLEY appeals on behalf of the Bath Association for the Disabled, which is urgently needing funds to complete a purpose-built National Holiday Home for severely disabled persons and their relations.
Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: Sue Lawley, Bath Association for the Disabled, [address removed]

Introduced by jim PESTRIDCE
Licence Endorsed: a discussion about the penalty of endorsement. With NEVILLE POWLEY as chairman.
Are You in Control?: FRANCES BERTHELSEN talks about temporary driving disabilities.
Motor Insurance Balance Sheet: RONALD BEALE explains the latest figures.
Bumper Crop: clive JACOBS looks at the motoring news. Producer JOHN HASLAM at 11.43* the latest traffic report

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jim Pestridce
Unknown:
Neville Powley
Talks:
Frances Berthelsen
Producer:
John Haslam

visits Harrogate
Members of the Northern Horticultural Society put their questions to
FRED LOADS, BILL SOWERBUTTS and ALAN GEMMELL
Questionmaster MICHAEL BARRATT Producer KENNETH FORD
(Repeated: Tuesday. 4.5 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown:
Alan Gemmell
Unknown:
Questionmaster Michael Barratt
Producer:
Kenneth Ford

Anna Karenina by LEO TOLSTOY dramatised for radio in two parts by LIANE: AUKIN based on the translation by ROSEM,\R1{ EDMONDS with Sarah Badel as Anna
Anthony Newlands as Karenin John Rowe as Vronsky Part 2
Karenin has discovered his wife's affair with Count Vronsky and is threatening divorce. The destructive passion between Anna and the Count contrasts strongly with the growing love between Kitty and Levin.
Special effects MARY BARRETT. CAROL MCSHANE and BBC RADIO-PHONIC WORKSHOP. Technical presentation GORDON BOWEN Producer KAY PATRICK

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Karenina

The sounds and scenes of a year in the past challenge the memories of residents James Burke and Isobel Barnett and guests Kenneth Williams and Gordon Clough.
Robin Ray puts the questions. aided by recordings from the BBC Sound Archives. Questions Set by MARGARET HOWARD Producer HELEN FRY

Contributors

Unknown:
James Burke
Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Kenneth Williams
Unknown:
Gordon Clough.
Unknown:
Robin Ray
Unknown:
Margaret Howard
Producer:
Helen Fry

The All-purpose Bird
When Swedish ornithologist and film-maker JAN LINDBLAD steps out of his front door. all the birds in his garden burst into song. So great is his skill in imitating their many voices that the birds have come to regard him as one of themselves - a skill he demonstrates in conversation with DILYS BREESE. (Repeated: Wednesday, 9.5 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jan Lindblad
Unknown:
Dilys Breese.

Finding a Home for the Elderly Blind: MARGARET FORD explains what types of sheltered housing are available.
Introduced by PETER WHITE Editor THENA HESHEL
In Touch, 60p, from bookshops

Contributors

Introduced By:
Peter White
Editor:
Thena Heshel

'The time has come.' the Walrus said, ' to talk of many things ... '
Terry Wogan Invites personalities from show business, sport and literature to talk about themselves and everything . from cabbages to kings.'
Among today s guests Joe Loss Research by PAT MIFFLIN Producer JOCK GALLACHER (Birmingham)
(Kptd: Thursday. 11.5 am)

The resident London team play a second round with a team from the Republic of Ireland. Chairman Anthony Quinton London:
Irene Thomas
Professor John Mays Dublin:
Liam de Paor. Sean White who among this week's questions find alternatives to an elevated casement, the titled woman in a pond, and the massive loss of consciousness. Producer TREVOR HILL
(Repeated: Wednesday, 9.0 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Producer:
Trevor Hill

ALLAN SCHILLER (piano)
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA leader BARRY GRIFFITHS conducted by GEORGES TzipiNx
Ravel Valses nobles et sentlmentales
8.19* Mozart Piano Concerto No 14. in E flat major (K 449)
8.43* Roussel Suite in F major

Contributors

Piano:
Allan Schiller
Leader:
Barry Griffiths
Conducted By:
Georges Tzipinx
Unknown:
Roussel Suite

Adapted in eight parts by OLIVIA MANNING from two of ARNOLD BENNETT 'S novels with Graham Armitage as Denry Machin The Card: Part 4
Denry prospers, finds a wife and achieves wider fame.
(Repeated: Tuesday, 3 5 pm) 9 58 Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Olivia Manning
Unknown:
Arnold Bennett
Unknown:
Graham Armitage
Unknown:
Denry MacHin
MrsMaChin:
Kathleen Belmt
Ruth Earp:
Pamela Craig
Swetnam:
Alan Devereux
Nellie:
Heather Barrett
Councillor Cotterill:
George Woollet
Mrs Cotteritt:
Jane Freeman
Deverax:
Alan Devereux
Countess of Ruh):
Ursula O'Leary
Major Clutterbuck:
George Woolley
Mrs Clutterbuck:
Kathleen Helun
With ERIC BALL,:
Jack Hollowat
Producer:
Anthony Cornish

A Great Modern Spy Story by CHARLOTTE and DENIS PLIMUSit Rene Cutforth as Narrator and Paul Hardwick as Oleg Penkovsky
' Some disease or infection is gnawing and eating at Russia. That is why I am joining the ranks of active fighters for a better future. The leaders of the Soviet State are conscious provocateurs of an atomic war. I must defeat these men. They are destroying the Russian people.'
With DAVID BRIERI. EY, SAM DASTOR WILLIAM EEDLE. NICHOLAS EVANS DENIS MCCARTHY , JOHN SAMSON
HILDA SCHRODER ,WILLIAM SLEIGH Producer JOHN TIIWCBARIS
(Postponed from July 1973)

Contributors

Unknown:
Denis Plimusit
Unknown:
Rene Cutforth
Unknown:
Paul Hardwick
Unknown:
Oleg Penkovsky
Unknown:
David Brieri.
Unknown:
Sam Dastor
Unknown:
William Eedle.
Unknown:
Nicholas Evans
Unknown:
Denis McCarthy
Unknown:
John Samson
Unknown:
Hilda Schroder
Unknown:
William Sleigh
Producer:
John Tiiwcbaris
Russian Prosecutor:
Michael Kilgarript
The Judge:
Godfrey Kenton

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