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Make Yourself at Home
Programme for Asian listeners Correspondence, in English or your own language, should be sent to Make Yourself at Home, BBC. Broadcasting Centre, Pebble Mill Road, Birmingham B5 7SA
7.45 Bells; programme news
7.50 Sunday Reading from The Charismatic Christ by Michael Ramsey , R. E. Ter williger and A. M. Allchin Read by YSANNE CHURCHMAN
7.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Ramsey
Unknown:
R. E. Ter
Unknown:
A. M. Allchin
Read By:
Ysanne Churchman

Religious news and views presented by GERALD PRIESTLAND Reporter DOUGI.AS BROWN Producer DAVID WINTER
S.50 Programme news

Contributors

Presented By:
Gerald Priestland
Unknown:
Brown Producer David

from Bitterne Park United Reformed Church, Southampton: led by REV DR ROBERT DUCE
Hymns (Cong Praise): Morning has broken (601); Lord of all hopefulness (534); Christ whose glory fills the skies (594); Awake, our souls (489)
Lesson: Genesis 3, vv 1-9 (NES) Organist FRED LINE

Gordon Jackson appeals on behalf of the Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen. The Mission serves fishermen and their families in danger, tragedy and bereavement. A new centre of help at Mallaig is urgently needed.
Donations, preferably by crossed PO or cheque, to: Gordon Jackson, [address removed]

Contributors

Speaker:
Gordon Jackson

Introduced by JOHN TOOGOOD
Used-car Market: ROBIN Richards discusses trends.
A Place in the Sun - how to treat the car In summer: by JACK NIHILL.
How Well Do You Drive? by DOUGLAS MITCHELL Of Popular Motoring.
Brake Test: ALLAN HADDRELL tries the new AA equipment. Producer JOHN HASLAM at 11.43* the latest traffic report

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Toogood
Unknown:
Robin Richards
Unknown:
Jack Nihill.
Unknown:
Allan Haddrell
Producer:
John Haslam

George Luce presents the Sunday edition with new topics for the day; a chance to hear again the items you thought the best of the week: and. of course. What's On Your Mind:
12.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
George Luce

Cry of Morning by BRIAN CLEEVE : adapted for radio by PETER HOAR
A fascinating collection ot people are all engaged In building a ' new ' Ireland. Will they, or can they. succeed?
Producer MARTIN JENKINS

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Cleeve
Unknown:
Peter Hoar
Producer:
Martin Jenkins
Francis O'Rourte:
Kevin Flood
Maura:
Jane Wenham
Felicity O'Connor:
Kate Binchy
Kate Lennox:
Fldelma Murphy
Venetia:
Heather Bell
Sean O'Conaire:
John Baddley
Johnny O'Hara:
Kerry Francis
Paddy Gunn:
Harry Webster
John Lennox:
David Timsoh
Mother Veronica:
Margaret Robertson

The sounds and scenes of a year in the past challenge the memories of residents James Burke and Isobel Barnett. and guests Irene Thomas and Paul Barnes. Robin Ray puts the questions, aided by recordings from the BBC Sound Archives. Questions set by MARGARET HOWARD
Producer HELEN FRY
More questions for Irene Thomas in Rcund Britain Quiz at 7.2 pm

Contributors

Unknown:
James Burke
Unknown:
Isobel Barnett.
Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Unknown:
Paul Barnes.
Unknown:
Robin Ray
Unknown:
Margaret Howard
Producer:
Helen Fry
Unknown:
Irene Thomas

On the Kubbish Tip
The friendly chirp of hundreds of house crickets, a sparrow-hawk swooping after its prey, and a plant which has travelled to Britain from the west coast of America on the tyres of motorcars - these are just a few of the surprises to be
. found on a rubbish tip, the scene of this month's Radio Nature Trail.
Introduced by DERZK JONES
Producer DILYS BREESE (BrlstoD (Repeated: Wednesday. 9.5 am. Wildlife: Monday, 10.5 am)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derzk Jones
Producer:
Dilys Breese

A weekly magazine of special interest to blind listeners
Homes for the Elderly Blind-2: MARGARET FORD describes the accommodation provided by local authorities.
Introduced by PETERWH!TE Editor THENA HISHEL
In Touch, 60p, from bookshopi

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret Ford

' The time has come,' the Walrus said, ' to talk of many things.... '
Terry Wogan invites personalities from showbusiness, sport and literature to talk about themselves. and everything from cabbages to kings. Among today's guests Lord Hesketh
Research by PAT MIFFLIN Producer JOCK GALLAGHER < Birmingham)
(Rptd: Thursday, 11.5 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Terry Wogan
Unknown:
Pat Mifflin

The start of the Round 3 contests between the resident London team and teams in different parts of the British Isles.
London: Anthony Quinton (chairman) with Irene Thomas, Professor John Mays who manage to connect a communist state with the chief town of a Scottish island and a part of London.
Midlands: Jack Longland (chairman) with John lulins Norwich Dr Frederick Milson who, starting with an exasperating tennis stroke, link a pharmaceutical substitute for cigarettes with a Russian supplanter of Kuclid and a politically significant vestibule.
Producer Trevor Hill
(Repeated: Wednesday, 9.0 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthonv Quinton
Unknown:
Irene Themas
Unknown:
Professor Jehn Mays
Unknown:
Jack Longland
Unknown:
John Lulins Norwich
Unknown:
Dr Frederick Milson

Introduced by Douglas VAUCHAN ALFREDA HODGSON (Contralto) ACADEMY Or THE BBC concert-master PETER MOUNTAIN conducted by GARY BERTINI
Mozart Overture: La clemenzs di Tito
Falla Ballet: El amor brujo Ibert Divertissement

Contributors

Introduced By:
Douglas Vauchan
Contralto:
Alfreda Hodgson
Conducted By:
Gary Bertini

Adapted In eight parts by OLIVIA MANNING from two of ARNOLD BENNETT 'S novels
The Regent: part 2. In which Denry meets the world of the theatre and is amazed!
With FRANC WOODFIELD and PENELOPE SHAW
Producer ANTHONY CORNIER (Birmingham)
(Repeated: Tuesday, 3.5 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Olivia Manning
Unknown:
Arnold Bennett
Denry Machin:
Graham Armitage
Joseph:
Alan Devereux
Rose Euclid:
Noel Edoo
Marrier:
John Bowe
Trent:
Simon Carter
Bryany:
Peter Whiteman
Seven Sachs:
Kerry Francis
Alloyd:
William Hoyland
Vulto:
George Woolley

On 3 July 1940 the Royal Navy attacked and largely destroyed the French Fleet as it lay at Its moorings In the harbour of Mers-el-Keolr.
Warren Tnte traces the events which tragically and inevitably led to this confrontation which the French regarded as murderous aggression and the British as a grim but unavoidable necessity.
With CAPITAIN1ERZRNARD KMT; CAPTAIN G. B. PETERS. DSC, RN; COMMANDER W. J. FARRELL , ORE, DSC. RN: REAR-ADMIRAL . L. EDDISON. ca, dso; the recorded voice of WTNSTON CHURCHILL. Readers john samsoh and ROGER AVON
Producer HELEN my

Contributors

Unknown:
Warren Tnte
Unknown:
Captain G. B. Peters.
Unknown:
W. J. Farrell
Unknown:
Admiral . L. Eddison.
Readers:
John Samsoh

Words and music on a Christian theme: devised and introduced by H. COLIN DAVIS
Music contributed by the BBC SINGERS. Pianist DAVID DAVIS

Contributors

Introduced By:
H. Colin Davis
Pianist:
David Davis

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