Programme Index

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Introduced by John Timpson and Barry Norman
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 Travel news. What's on. and (6.50 only) Keep 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:
John Timpson
Introduced By:
Barry Norman

Bitter Chocolate by MARY ELLEN CALTHROP Read by Betty Mallett
Fanny wants to get rid of her step-sister. Then the cousins come to tea, and she sees her big chance.
Producer CLARA DENNIS (Birmingham)

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Ellen Calthrop
Read By:
Betty Mallett

Presenter Nancy Wise
Shopping Basket: MARGARET korving reports on the way prices have changed, with some of the reasons why, and where the bargains will be at the weekend.

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret Korving

Dilys Powell and Frank Mutr challenge Anne Scott-James and Denis Norden
12.55
Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Dilys Powell
Unknown:
Frank Mutr
Unknown:
Anne Scott-James
Unknown:
Denis Norden

from 2.0
Presenter Sue MacGregor Talk Till Two.
2.0-2.2 News
What We Wear: dilys MORGAN talks to young mothers about their clothes and how they budget for them.
Reporter for a Day: Woman's Hour listener MRS DIANA WALLS visits the Play School studio at BBC Television Centre. JOHN PULLEN reads
The Jacaranda Tree (3) by B. c. BATES

Contributors

Unknown:
Mrs Diana
Unknown:
John Pullen
Unknown:
B. C. Bates

Story: Mr Williams the Window Cleaner by JOHN FARRINGTON Presenters
GLAUYS WHlTRr.D and TONY AITKlft" Scripts by RACHAEL BIRLEY Producer JENYTH WORSLEY
Book, Listen with Mother Stor ies, i2.00, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown:
Mr Williams
Unknown:
John Farrington
Unknown:
Rachael Birley
Producer:
Jenyth Worsley
Unknown:
Mother Stor

The news magazine: presented by William Hardcastle and PM's reporting team
Hardcasfle In Vision: Fri BBC2
5.50 Financial Report
S.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Presented By:
William Hardcastle

'twixt Isobel Barnett
Eleanor Summerfield and David Nixon , Paul Jennings
Tune twisters from Steve Race Tn the chair Boy Plomley

Contributors

Unknown:
Isobel Barnett
Unknown:
Eleanor Summerfield
Unknown:
David Nixon
Unknown:
Paul Jennings

Contributors

Written By:
Keith Miles
Dan Archer:
Edgar Harrison
Doris Archer:
Gwen Berryman
Peggy Archer:
June Spencer
Jennifer Macy:
Angela Piper
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Philip Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Shula Archer:
Judy Bennett
Tom Forrest:
Bob Arnold
Peter Stevens:
Anthony Smee
Carol Tregorran:
Anne Cullen
Woolley:
Phllip Garston-Jones
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Polly Perks:
Mary Newcombe
Nora McAuley:
Julia Mark
Martha Woodford:
Mollie Harris
Joby Woodford:
George Woolley
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Adamson:
Richard Carrington
George Barford:
Graham Roberts
Ellen Barford:
Penelope Shaw
Mike Tucker:
Terry Molloy
Betty Tucker:
Pamela Craig
Pat Lewis:
Patricia Gallimore
Dave Escott:
Charles Collingwood
Eric Selwyn:
John Corvin

A selection of listeners' letters continuing the discussion in last Friday's Any Questionst Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY haywaro
Write to Any Answersf, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Roy Haywaro

A series of four dramatisations of 20th-century kidnappings narrated by René Cutforth 1: The Peugeot Child
'A kidnapping? You must be mad. In a civilised country like France.... The guillotine I expect.... They haven' abolished it yet.'
Written and produced by ALAN BURGESS

Contributors

Produced By:
Alan Burgess
Pierre:
Hector Ross
Raymond:
Sean Arnold
Eric:
Esma Wilson
Roland Peugeot:
David Sinclair
Mme Peugeot:
Hilda Schroder
Insp DeniS:
Denis McCarthy
Policeman:
Manning Wilson
Nursemaid:
Norma Ronald

* My Government will seek ...' A new Parliament and, in this week's Queen's Speech, an outline of the new Government's legislative intentions. To what extent do they reflect recent cross-currents and uncertainties in British politics?
Analysis examines the measures proposed and assesses the strengths and weaknesses of the Ministers who will introduce them.
Presented by Ian McIntyre
GREVILLE havenhand

Contributors

Presented By:
Ian McIntyre
Producer:
Greville Havenhand

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