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6.45* Prayer for the Day with THE REV WILFRED WILKINSON
7.0, 8.0 Today's News Read by HARRIET CASS
7.39. 8.30 News headlines
7.45* Thought for the Day
A look ahead with Moira Stuart
This week: Docklands
and Mavis Nicholson. Bernard Falk and Kenneth Robinson Producer IAN R. GARDHOUSE
NEM, page 79; Sing to the Lord (BBC HB 19): Psalm 148: Genesis 3. vv 14-19 (RSV); My soul, praise the Lord! (BBC HB 463)
Sky Bird by c. P. BARNARD Read by Gordon Gardner
To mark the 25th anniversary of Dylan Thomas 's death.
including today The World of Work with MARGARET KORVING
Presenters Sue Cook and Andy Price. Editor DENNIS LOWER
12.55 Weather: programme news
Presented by Brian Widlake
Introduced by Sue MacGregor Ninety and Still Going Strong!: CATHLEEN NESBITT and LORD BROCKWAY celebrate their birthdays this month.
Emergency! : you're not trained - and you're faced with an emergency. What should you do? 2: Road Accident.
Entertainment Round-up: GORDON GOW reporting.
What Shall We Tell the Children?: GWYNNE JONES reviews the latest books on sex education for young people.
Every Man a King by ANNE WORBOYS , abridged and read by EVAA HADDON . Last of 11 instalments 'Music: Goossens Divertissement) Editor WYN KNOWLES medium-wave only from 2.0
Story: Mr Spick and Spanby MARGARET JOY
Alice of Kilkenny by IAN RODGER (Broodcost on Saturday at 8.3&)
Omar: a fantasy for animal-lovers by WILFRID BLUNT abridged in nine parts and produced by PAMELA HOWE
Readers Cecile Chevreau and Geoffrey Beevers 1)
The small animal delivered to Rose Bavistock on her 58th birthday is uniquely gifted - as she discovers to her alarm and delight. BBC Bristol
PresentedbyGordonClotigh and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Sequence editor DEREK LEWIS
5.55 Weather; programme news
by Donald Bull
New stories about the characters created by A.J. Cronin
(Repeated: Wed 12.27 pm)
(Andrew Cruickshank is a National Theatre player)
(Repeated: Tuesday 1.30 pm)
A Touch of Daniel by PETER TINNISWOOD and A Northern drama about the Brandon family, in which youngCarterstrugglesfor love in a world preoccupied with Cheshire cheese, individual trifles. dominoes, outbreaks of wireworm and vests; where strong women fight grimly to maintain their hold on a traditionally matriarchal society and where the only person who really understands Carter is his cousin, the baby Daniel.
Directed by TONY CLIFF BBC Manchester
(First broadcast November 1977)
by Anthony Smith
Gerald Priestland sets the scene for this week's proceedings in the General Synod of the Church of England.
Presenter Michael Oliver Producer ALAN NIXON
Douglas Stuart reporting Editor ALASTAIR OSBORNE
'It seems to have escaped our notice that a lot of what we see, is what we want to see....' 'There was a sort of dull sound like someone drawing a cork, and the tennis ball changed ...'
Can ' reality ', as we know it through our five senses, be altered? The biologist and best-selling author Dr Lyall Watsondiscussessomeper sonal experiences and ideas With LESLIE SMITH
Producer BARBARA CROWTHER
Tolstoy Remembered (6)
including a report from the CBI's Conference at Brighton,
Preview: page 25
Weather report and forecast followed by an interlude