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Market prices and intelligence, the weather and what's new for farmers. Producers
ROBIN HICKS and GARTH COOPER
S.50
Outlook: reflecting matters of Christian interest and concern VHF Regional news and weather
S.55 Weather, programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Hicks
Unknown:
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: 7.55 Weather and programme news
At 8.0
News and more of Today with Sports-desk 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 UN WALLER
10.0 News
10.2 The Weekly World
BRIAN CONNELL reviews what the weeklies have to say: illustrations read by SHEILA TRACY
Narrator PAULINE BUSHNELL Producers PADDY O'KEEFFE
DAVID WALTER and TERRY LLOYD

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Connell
Narrator:
Sheila Tracy
Producers:
Paddy O'Keeffe
Unknown:
David Walter

Lord Kearton, Tom Jackson Rachael Heyhoe-Flint Andrew Lloyd Webber
Chairman David Jacobs from the West Midlands Producer MICHAEL BOWEN BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Tom Jackson
Unknown:
Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Unknown:
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Michael Bowen

with Judith Chalmers and Andy Price enjoys the company and singing of Elisabeth Schwarzkopf : and hears from PAT ROWE about the sex snoopers, and what the new-style cohabitation rule means to fatherless families.
And BRENDA BRUCE reads another instalment from Mother Knew Best by DOROTHY SCANNELL , abridged by FIONA MACPHERSON. Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Chalmers
Unknown:
Andy Price
Unknown:
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Unknown:
Pat Rowe
Unknown:
Brenda Bruce
Unknown:
Dorothy Scannell
Abridged By:
Fiona MacPherson.

by Joan Lock
with Nigel Anthony and John Rye

George terribly wants to be a pleasant, friendly sort of chap. But, despite himself, he finds that being so desperately friendly can lead to an awful lot of trouble.

(medium wave only)

Contributors

Writer:
Joan Lock
Producer:
David Johnston
George:
Nigel Anthony
George 2:
John Rye
Christine:
Elizabeth Revill
Mrs Denky:
Norma Ronald
Mrs Kennedy:
Jane Wenham
Hector:
Peter Woodthorpe
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Gordon Clough with PM's reporting team Editor DEREK LEWIS
5.55
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Gordon Clough
Editor:
Derek Lewis

Paul Theroux. American novelist and travel writer, chooses the records he would take to a desert island and discusses them with ROY PLOMLEY.
Producer DEREK DRESCHER
(Repeated: Monday 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Theroux.
Unknown:
Roy Plomley.
Producer:
Derek Drescher

On the Spot by EDGAR WALLACE adapted for stereo by RAYMOND RAIKES with Peter Woodthorpe and Trevor Martin
Edgar Wallace 's most famous play set against a completely authentic background of gang-land life in Chicago during Prohibition: the Big Shot. his gunmen and his women - Perelli sitting at the organ. Perelli loading "his women with jewels and the coffins of his enemies with orchids - an appalling figure of polished criminality.
Producer JEAN BOWER (Repeated: Monday
3.5 pm)
(Edear Wallace - The Man who Made his Name: Thursday,
9.25 pm BBC1)

Contributors

Unknown:
Edgar Wallace
Unknown:
Raymond Raikes
Unknown:
Peter Woodthorpe
Unknown:
Trevor Martin
Unknown:
Edgar Wallace
Producer:
Jean Bower
Unknown:
Edear Wallace
Shaun O'Donnell:
Leslie Heritage
Doctor:
Haydn Jones
Priest:
David Neal
Oet-Comm John Kelly, Chief of Police:
Trevor Martin
Tony Perelli:
Peter Woodthorpe
Minn Lee:
Denise Bryer
Angelo Verona:
Robert Rietty
Con O'Hara:
Michael Kilgarriff
Mike Feeney:
Malcolm Hayes
Maria Pouliski:
Sandra Clark
Jimmy McGarth:
John Forrest

David Dutches. Michael Schmidt and Edward Lucie-Smith with Brian Redhead
Producer CHRISTOPHER GRAHAM BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
David Dutches.
Unknown:
Michael Schmidt
Unknown:
Edward Lucie-Smith
Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Producer:
Christopher Graham

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More