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Helsinki Accords treaty - aimed at removing tension between Soviets and NATO countries - finally signed. Show more

Free worship from the Elim Pentecostal Church, Harlestone Road, Northampton, ted by the Minister. JOHN M. CUTHBERT , who is also the preacher.
The congregation participates with spontaneous prayers and singing, and with the ministry of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, mentioned in 1 Corinthians, chapter 12. These may include speaking in inspired languages, interpretation and prophecy. Organist DEREK HAYES Pianist AILEEN HOUSTON

Contributors

Unknown:
John M. Cuthbert
Organist:
Derek Hayes

Made my Blood Boil!
Derek Cooper presents the Sunday edition in which we discuss tempers and tantrums - why we have them and why some people find it more difficult to control them than others. GEORGE LUCE investigates.
12.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Cooper

Shadows in the Deep A play for radio by MICHAEL KITTERMASTER
Robert Lang as John Lester
Jane Knowles as Anne Wilson You refuse to discuss anything seriously with me. You wish only to exploit my youth and inexperience You give nothing of yourself. You've run away, and you've taken sanctuary in this remote. God-forsaken Greek island! There's a kind of sterility in you that I don't understand.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Kittermaster
Unknown:
Robert Lang
Unknown:
John Lester
Unknown:
Jane Knowles
Unknown:
Anne Wilson

by THOMAS MANN translated by H. LOWE-PORTER abridged and read in eight instalments by Gabriel Woolf
4: A New House and a New Suitor
The Buddenbrook brothers cross swords, then come to an agreement. Their sister, unsuccessful first time around at what matters most to a woman, takes a chance and tries again. Producer JOHN CARDY

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Mann
Translated By:
H. Lowe-Porter
Unknown:
Gabriel Woolf
Producer:
John Cardy

Before the Bulldozers Move In A motorway extension is proposed, an oil refinery, a housing estate - how will it affect the birds which feed, breed and winter in the area? A countrywide survey is being carried out of the areas most important to birds, so that their interests can be considered before man changes the landscape.
Introduced by DEREK JONES
Producer DILYS BREESE (Bristol) (Repeated: Wednesday 9.5 am)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Jones
Producer:
Dilys Breese

Introduced by DAVID SCOTT BLACKHALL
Current Awareness Surveys: what are they and what do they mean to the blind? Report by PETER WHITE
Producer MARLENE PEASE

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Scott Blackhall
Unknown:
Peter White
Producer:
Marlene Pease

The Joyful Songs of Greece
ARIANNA STASSINOPOULOS, Who was born and brought up in Athens, plays some of her favourite modern Greek music. The compositions of mikis THEO-DORAKIS and the songs of NANA MOUSKOURI conjure up the atmosphere of lively tavernas, whitewashed houses and Homer's wine-dark sea. Producer PETER DE ROSA
(Repeated: Tuesday 11.5 am)
5.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Producer:
Peter de Rosa

Terry Wogan invites personalities to join him in conversation. This week:
Andrew Cruickshank , Fenella Fielding and Cyril Smith , mp Producer JOCK GALLAGHER
(Repeated: Thursday 11.5 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Terry Wogan
Unknown:
Andrew Cruickshank
Unknown:
Cyril Smith

Round 3. London v West London:
Anthony Quinton (Chairman) with Irene Thomas
Professor John B. Mays who soon see that, if one is divided, two is in music and three in philosophy. West of Enyland:
Jack Longland (Chairman) with Lord Foot. Alan Gibson who remember when George and Rodney took revenge on Otto for what he did to Samuel. Producer TREVOR HILL
(Rptd: Wednesday 11.5 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Anthony Quinton
Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Unknown:
Professor John B. Mays
Unknown:
Jack Longland

Introduced by Sir John Betjeman
. who explores the treasures of English hymn-writing and talks about the writers.
2: William Cowper and Augustus Topladn
Producers ANGELA TILBY and DAVID WINTER

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sir John Betjeman
Unknown:
William Cowper
Producers:
Angela Tilby

JOHN BINIGHAM (piano)
BBC NORTHERN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, conducted by GUIDO AJMONE-MAKSAN
Verdi Overture: I.uisa Miller
8.7* Strauss Burlesque for piano and orchestra
8.29* Mendelssohn Symphony No 1, in c minor

Contributors

Piano:
John Binigham
Conducted By:
Guido Ajmone-Maksan
Unknown:
I.Uisa Miller

by DAPHNE DU MAURIER dramatised for radio In four parts by BRIAN GEAR Part 2
She knew there would be no long twilight out here. When darkness came-as it would very soon-it would be swift and sudden. She realised the danger she was in ... Marshes that looked solid and were not, and sucked you down ...
Producer BRIAN MILLER (BristoD (For cast see Tuesday 3.5 pm)

The Vanished World of the Domestic Servant 3: Nanny
In her golden age the classical British nanny was as symbolic as Britannia. Her grandeur was based on her capacity for the most impressive thing in the world: love. Speakers:
EDITH WILLIAMS. JEAN SMITH
BRENDA KENT , CHARLOTTE HUGGETT and WINNIE SYKES
Presented by Leslie Smith Field recordings by SIMON NORMANTON. JOHN MERSOH Composed and produced by MICHAEL MASON

Contributors

Unknown:
Edith Williams.
Unknown:
Jean Smith
Unknown:
Brenda Kent
Unknown:
Charlotte Huggett
Unknown:
Winnie Sykes
Presented By:
Leslie Smith
Unknown:
Simon Normanton.
Unknown:
John Mersoh
Produced By:
Michael Mason

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