Market prices and intelligence, the weather and what's new for farmers.
6.40 Prayer for the Day NANCY WILKINSON
with Brian Redhead In Manchester and John Timpson in London
At 7.0 and 8.0 News and more of Today. including Sports News and Today's Papers; at 7.25. and 8.25. VHF Regional News and Weather; and Thought for the Day at 7.45*
English Regions: see column 5
(medium wave only from 9.20)
Tempting dishes for the dog-days of summer; easy meals for the working wife; suggestions for getting more men into the kitchen; a look at the standard of the British cuisine; the pros and cons of a pressure cooker; how to lure the English away from 'chips with everything'.
If you want to ask questions on these or other cookery matters ring the experts, Pru Leith and Evelyn Rose.
In the Chair Sue MacGregor
Produced by the Woman's Hour Unit
Call [number removed] from 8.0 am
BBC correspondents throughout the world report on the societies they live in - the politics and the people.
NEM, p 54; Come, thou Holy Spirit, come (BBC HB 152); Psalm 143; Acts 2, vv 14-21 (AV); To thee, 0 comforter divine (BBC HB 164)
New Every Morning, £1.25 (hardback), 50p (paperback), from bookshops
Forty Years On by NORAH LOFTS
Read by Robert Eddlson
1 " Well, hurry into bed and get a good night's sleep." (Everything looks better In the morning!) She kissed me, fondly, but at the same time she stroked down the obstinate tuft of hair. I felt exactly like a very ugly dog of low pedigree which some doting owner has entered for a show .. .-Producer
(Robert Eddison is a National Theatre player)
Mart Prichard presents the Tuesday edition, concerned with home and family affairs, and finds out where people go to meet people who then be-. come someone.
Based on the original TV series by JIMMY PERRY and DAVID CROFT starring
Arthur Lowe. John Le Mesarler and Clive Dunn
Asleep in the Deep
While attempting to rescue Privates Walker and Godfrey from the bombed water-works, Captain Malnwaring and hit men themselves become trapped - with the water rapidly rising about them. featuring JOHN LAURIE
ARNOLD RIDLEY , UN LAVENDER with BILL PERTWEE. LARRY MAKTYN and JOHN SNAGGE
Adapted for radio by HAROLD SNOAD and MICHAEL KNOWLES Producer JOHN DYAS
(Repeated: Thursday 8.15 pm)
12.55 medium ware only
Weather and programme news VHF Regional news and weather
and voices and topics In and behind the headlines introduced by Brian Widiake
Introduced by Sue MacGregor In Celebration of the Rose: an anthology compiled by ANTONIA RIDGE.
Reading your letters,
Food Facts on Bread-2: DIIYS WELLS tells us about its nutritional value.
Second Start: DAVID HAWKS-WORTH reports on SUZANNE BRAY 'S progress with her Open University course.
Anec-Notes: IRENE THOMAS with the stories behind the music. Requiem for a Wren (4)
Story: The Flying Rabbit by I, MACLEISH
6: The Year 1823
Ride a Paper Tiger
2: Meeting with El Huero
5.50 Financial Report
VHF Regional news and weather
5.55 Weather, programme news
A quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANE
John Amis and Frank Muir challenge
Ian Wallace and Denis Norden In the Chair Steve Race Questions compiled by STEVE RACE... BBC Birmingham
(Repeated: Wednesday 1.30 pm)
In the studio David Sells
The convoluted chronicle of an optimistic author, starring:
With MICHAEL DEACON The Picture
Written by BASIL BOOTHROYD Producer BOBBY JAYE
Part 1 as Radio 3
Part 2 as Radio 3
A nightly review of hooks, films, plays. broadcasting, music and exhibitions.
Presenter Michael Oliver
John Tusa reporting with voices and opinions from around the world.
Room at the Top by JOHN BRAINE
Read by JAMES BOLAM (2)
Radio 4's International Business Report; Market Trends
preceded by Weather