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Market prices and intelligence, the weather and what's new for farmers.
Producers robin HICKS and GARTH COOPER
6.50
Outlook: reflecting matters of Christian interest and concern VHF Regional news and weather
6.55 Weather; programme news

Contributors

Producers:
Robin Hicks
Producers:
Garth Cooper

Barry Norman introduces Radio 4's 60-minute world-wide look at the weekend: including at
7.50 medium wave Keep Fit for All the Family with EILEEN FOWLER , or VHF Regional news and weather; at 7.55 Weather and programme news
At 8.0
News and more of Today with Sportsde.sk at 8.30'; Papers at 8.40*

Contributors

Introduces:
Barry Norman
Unknown:
Eileen Fowler

Radio 4 fills you in on the political scene at home and abroad.
9.5 From Our Own - Correspondent
BBC correspondents throughout the world report on the societies they live in - the politics and the people.
9.30 The Week In Westminster
Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with IAN WALLER
10.0 News
10.2 The Weekly World
PETER PATERSON reviews what the weeklies have to say: illustrations read by PAULINE BUSHNELL Narrator JOHN MARSH
Producers PADDY O'KEEFFE
DAVID WALTER , JEREMY ECCLES

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian Waller
Unknown:
Peter Paterson
Read By:
Pauline Bushnell
Producers:
Paddy O'Keeffe
Unknown:
David Walter

A spontaneous discussion by Hugh Scanlon Melvyn Bragg Arianna Stassinopoulos Graham Dowson
Chairman David Jacobs from Hampshire
Producer MICHAEL BOWEN

Contributors

Unknown:
Hugh Scanlon
Unknown:
Melvyn Bragg
Unknown:
Arianna Stassinopoulos
Unknown:
Graham Dowson
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Michael Bowen

with Judith Chalmers and Andy Price
(produced by the Woman's Hour Unit) meets LORD MOUNTBATTEN; lends an ear to male chauvinism in pop music: learns about Rape Crisis Centres in America; opens the European Papers; and continues the investigation of Money from A to Z. And
MARTIN MUNCASTER reads
Monsieur Favrolet and Friends by RICHARD COMPTON-HALL 5: Tendresse Afloat

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Andy Price
Unknown:
Martin Muncaster
Unknown:
Monsieur Favrolet
Unknown:
Richard Compton-Hall

Are You Lying Comfortably? by MICHAEL BARTLETT
ARNOLD: You're wasting your time here. There's no money in the 'ouse ... You won't find nothing 'ere.
RALPH: Oh, my goodness. You surely don't think.... I'm a burgler?
Producer DAVID H. GODFREY
(Repeated: Wednesday 11.30am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Bartlett
Producer:
David H. Godfrey
Arnold:
Nigel Anthony
Dora:
Norma Ronald
Ralph:
Alexander John

William Frankel, Editor of The Jewish Chronicle, chooses the records he would take to a desert island and discusses them with Roy Plomley, who devised the programme.

(Repeated: Monday 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Presenter/Devised by:
Roy Plomley
Castaway:
William Frankel
Producer:
Ronald Cook

The Road to Gretna Green by PETER HUNT with Martin Jarvis and Rosalind Ayres
' The jurors present that Edward Gibbon Wakefield , gentleman. unlawfully and for the sake of gain. did take Ellen Turner , a maid unmarried and within the age of 16 years. and did marry her at Gretna Green, against the peace of our Lord the King....'
Producer TONY CLIFF (Manchester) *
(Repeated: Monday 3.5 pm)
9.58 Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Gretna Green
Unknown:
Peter Hunt
Unknown:
Martin Jarvis
Unknown:
Rosalind Ayres
Unknown:
Gibbon Wakefield
Unknown:
Ellen Turner
Narrator:
Peter Wheeler
Mr Starkie:
Howard Benbrook
Miss Daulby:
Daphne Oxenford
Edward Gibbon Wakefield:
Martin Jarvis
Thevenot:
Sean Barrett
Ellen Turner:
Rosalind Ayres
Jane:
Marah Stohl
Mr Turner:
Paul Webster
Mrs Turner:
Rosalie Williams
Grimsditch:
Geoffrey Banks
Laing:
David Mahlowe

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