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Introduced by Nancy Wise and Desmond Lynam
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 medium tcave only Travel news. What's on, and (6.50 only) Keip Fit; Weather and programme news at 6.55 and 7.55.
At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today with Sports-desk at 7.25 and 8.25; Today's Papers at 7.35* and 8.35* and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50.

Contributors

Introduced By:
Nancy Wise
Introduced By:
Desmond Lynam

from Northern Ireland Kecuperance by BERNARD MACLAVERTY
Read by Denys Hawthorne
James Deiargy arrived late at the hotel and began to unpack his things. The only place the doctor had told him to avoid was the place his mother had brought him to for the past 20 years. There would be too many memories.
Producer PAUL muldoon

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard MacLaverty
Read By:
Denys Hawthorne
Read By:
James Deiargy
Producer:
Paul Muldoon

Presenter Jeanine McMullen
Dare We Have Another?: a question often asked by parents of abnormal children. DAVID HAWKSWORTH has been finding out about genetic counselling. With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeanine McMullen
Unknown:
David Hawksworth

Presenter Sue MacGregor
The Future of the Pill: JEAN ROBINSON talks to DR CLIFFORD about his recent report on oral contraceptives.
2.0-2.2 News
The Way We Live: vicki WALKER collects views on their life-style from town and country children.
Parliamentary Notebook.
From Architects to Brick-layers: a look at a building company run by women for women.
Beating Inflation: HAZEL spencer explains her way of controlling the household budget.
MARGARET ROBERTSON reads The Ziegfelds 1 Girt (8) by PATRICIA ZIEGFELD

Contributors

Talks:
Jean Robinson
Unknown:
Vicki Walker
Unknown:
Hazel Spencer
Unknown:
Margaret Robertson

(Repeated: Friday, 1.30 pm)

Contributors

Written By:
Bruno Milna Dan Archer: Edgar Harrison
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Peggy Archer:
June Spencer
Jennifer Macy:
Angela Piper
Lilian:
Elizabeth Marlow
Ralph Bellamy:
Jack Holloway
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Laura Archer:
Gwenda Wilson
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Prue Forrest:
Mary Dalley
Peter Stevens:
Anthony Smee
Woolley:
Philip Garston-Jones
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Polly Perks:
Hilary Newcombe
Nora McAuley:
Julia Mark
Martha Woodford:
Mollie Harris
Robin Freeman:
Peter Kenvyn
Mary Pound:
Ysanne Churchman
Jethro Larkin:
George Hart
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Adamson:
Richard Carrington
Harry Booker:
Alex Johnston

A selection of listeners' letters continuing the discussion in last Friday's Any Questions? Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY HAYWARD
(Repeated: Friday. 4.5 pm)
Write to Any AnswcrsT, BBC, Bristol BSS 2LR

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Roy Hayward

"Cry with the wind, For the dawn is breaking, Wide blows our banner, And hope is waking"
A musical account of the Suffragette Movement.
Singers PAT WHITMORE, CHARLES YOUNG, THE CHARLES YOUNG SINGERS
Narrators Charles Chilton, Valerie Colgan, John Westbrook
Research SUSAN GRANT
Written and produced by Charles Chilton
Rptd: Friday 9 Aug. 11.5 am) Shoulder to Shoulder, a fully illustrated RADIO TIMES SPECIAL about the Suffragette movement (published to accompany the BBCtv series), price 38p (including postage) from BBC Publications, [address removed]

Contributors

Singers:
Pat Whitmore
Singers:
Charles Young
Narrators:
Charles Chilton
Narrators:
Valerie Colgan
Narrators:
John Westbrook
Produced By:
Charles Chilton

Professor R. V. Jones , now of Aberdeen University, recalls the years when he was Assistant Director of Scientific Intelligence at the Air Ministry. 3: The Rocket's Red Glare
Research STANLEY WILLIAMSON
Producer
(Manchester)

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor R. V. Jones

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