C.22 Farming Today
6.40 Prayer for the Day REV RICHARD HARRIES
C.22 Farming Today
Introduced by John Timpson and Malcolm Billings
Including at 6.50 and 7.50 VHF Regional news and weather; at
6.55 and 7.55 Weather and programme news At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today with Sports-desk at 7.27 and 8.27; Today's Papers at 7.35* and 8.35*; and Thought for the Day 7.45-7.50 English Regions: see column 5
Radio 4's open line gives you the opportunity to voice your opinions on political issues.
Ring Birmingham (02D-[number removed]and discuss your point of view on the air with George Scott and with other R4 listeners. Producer JENNY de YONG
The lines ore open from 8.0 am
The programme that investifates your consumer problems. resentedbyRogerCook Producer ELIZABETH SMITH
NEM, p 122; 0 praise ye the Lord! praise him in the height (BBC HB 279); Psalm 34, vv 11-22; Acts 21, vv 1-15 (rsv); Rejoice, 0 people (BBC B181)
Suburban Fox by MICHAEL PEARSON
Read by Timothy Klghtley
We watched the fox sUp through the hedge. Then I noticed another shadow just ahead of it. The other suburban fox was climbing over the high fence at the opposite side of the field ...
Producer PAMELA HOWE (Bristol)
David Davis and B. Colin Davis
The first of three selections made by GABRIEL WOOLF of Victorian writers - famous and obscure.
Presenter Jeanine McMullen
Lite in Hospital - 4: OANYORKE looks into the geriatric ward. And Give Up Smoking!
With other items and your letters in What's On Your Mind?
2: Home is the Hero
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather
and voices and topics In and behind the headlines introduced by Nicholas Woolley
Introduced from Birmingham by Maureen Staffer
Demolish or Restore: Midlands planner ALFRED wood debates the Issues with rambler DORO-THY CLAYDON.
Dwile Flunking: an ancient custom or a subject for conture, according to KATE JONES. In or Out of School: PAT CALL-AGHAN joins children at a countryside crafts centre at Rugeley.
Producer DAVID SHUTE Sanditon (15)
Story: Big Fat Rosie at the Seaside by MARY CALVERT
Presenters GLADYS WHITRED and TONY AITKEN
Written by GLADYS WHITRED Producer JENYTH WORSLEY
Moving On by BETTY PAUL
' Seeing something of the world for herself is one thing, but to think of her joining that debris of humanity that sit dead-eyed round Piccadilly Circus ... I've got to find her.'
Producer MARGARET ETALL
Continuing the discussion In last Friday's Any Questions? Introduced by DAVID JACOBS Producer ROY HAYWARD
Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Andersen
Read by DAVID DAVIS
The Will-o'-the-wisps are In Town. said the Bog Witch
Yesterday a great event took place in the swamp.... 12 will-o'-the-wisps were born .. and it was a very special event, for these will-o'-the-wisps can change themselves into human beings ...
(Starting next Monday: Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster , read by Marion Diamond )
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
Chairman Robert Robinson 20: Scotland and Northern Ireland
ALISTAIR FULTON, teacher MRS HILARY FRAZER , library assistant
MARTIN GOSS. teacher including ' Beat the Brains '
Programme devised by JOHN P. WYNN , Who, With IAN GILLIES , sets the questions.
Producer CHRISTOPHER SERLE
Brain of Britain, quiz book based on the series, 35p from bookshops
Dteh Tracey presenting world news and views
MARGARET HOWARD presents her personal selection of items from BBC Radio and Television. Producer JOHN KNIGHT
A spontaneous discussion by Malcolm Mnggeridge
Lord Hailsham of St Marylebone Lord George-Brown
Countess of Longford
Chairman David Jacobs from Sussex
Producer MICHAEL BOWEN
(Rptd: Sat 1.15; Mon 11.5 am)
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? (Thursday at 7.30 pm) to Any AnswersT, BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR
Regional Variations (2)
Presenter Paul Vaughan Producer DAVID PERRY
Douglas Stuart reporting
Friday Special- a deeper look at a topic of the moment
Cabbages and Kings by O. HENRY
Read by RAMSAY WILLIAMS (5)
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends
DAVID JASON , BILL WALLIS NIGEL REES and BILL MCGUFFIE at the piano take a late-night look back over the week's news and illustrate the funny side.
Script by COLIN BOSTOCK-SMITH
DAVID RENWICK , ALASTAIR BEATON and others
Producer SIMON BRETT
preceded by Weather