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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 Today's listening; weather

Contributors

Producers:
Robin Hicks
Producers:
Garth Cooper

with Jill Burridge and Norman Tozer and some Mayday celebrations and surprises.
And ASTLEY JONES reads In the Dead of the Truffle Season by PATRICIA HIGHSMITH , abridged by PAT MCLOUGHLIN
Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit

Contributors

Unknown:
Jill Burridge
Unknown:
Norman Tozer
Unknown:
Patricia Highsmith
Abridged By:
Pat McLoughlin

Tiger by DEREK RABY
A child strikes up a conversation with a tiger in a zoo. Without making us feet its weight - he has a nice sense of the comic - Mr Raby sustains a little philosophical discussion about the meaning of freedom.
(DAVID WADE, The Times)
Other parts: NIGEL GRAHAM ANTHONY HALL , DIANA BISHOP Produced and directed by BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Raby
Unknown:
Mr Raby
Unknown:
Nigel Graham
Unknown:
Anthony Hall
Directed By:
Betty Davies
Tiger:
Norman Shelley
Child:
Judy Bennett

Sir William Gladstone , the Chief Scout, chooses the records he would take to a desert island and discusses them with ROY PLOMLEY , who devised the programme. Producer DEREK DRESCHER
(Repeated: Monday 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir William Gladstone
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Producer:
Derek Drescher

The House on the Strand
The novel by DAPHNE du MAURIER adapted for radio by PHILIP LEAVER and KAY PATRICK with Ian Richardson
A man finds he can revisit the past. His fascination with what he sees becomes a passion. with terrifying results. One of Daphne du Maurier's most hauntingly sinister stories. Today :
The 14th century:
Special sound by DAVID CAIN of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop Produced and directed by BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Novel By:
Daphne du Maurier
Novel By:
Kay Patrick
Unknown:
Ian Richardson
Unknown:
David Cain
Directed By:
Betty Davies
Richard Young:
Ian Richardson
Magnus:
Richard Hurndall
Vita Young:
Bonnie Hurren
Mrs Collins:
Elizabeth Morgan
Vicar:
Brian Haines
Dr Powell:
Frank Duncan
Teddy:
Judy Bennett
Bill:
Vernon Joyner
Diana:
Julie Hallam
Man with caravan:
David Sinclair
Roger:
David March
Isolda:
Rosalind Shanks
Joanna:
Elizabeth Morgan
Fr Prior:
Manning Wilson
Brother Jean:
Anthony Hall
Sir Otto Bodrugan:
Vernon Joyner
Robbie , ,:
David Timson

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