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Introduced by John Timpsom with LIBBYPURVES
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


Introduced By:
John Timpsom
Wilfred Wilkinson
Read By:
Harriet Cass

Introduced by Sue MacGregor Ninety and Still Going Strong!: CATHLEEN NESBITT and LORD BROCKWAY celebrate their birthdays this month. News
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


Introduced By:
Sue MacGregor
Cathleen Nesbitt
Don Gow
Anne Worboys
Read By:
Evaa Haddon
Wyn Knowles

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


Produced By:
Pamela Howe
on BBC Radio 4 FM

PresentedbyGordonClotigh and Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Sequence editor DEREK LEWIS
5.55 Weather; programme news


Rachael Heyhoe-Flint
Derek Lewis

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)


Donald Bull
Characters created by:
A.J. Cronin
Broadcast by arrangement with:
Graham Stewart
Edward Taylor
Dr Cameron:
Andrew Cruickshank
Barbara Mullen
Dr Finlay:
Bill Simpson
Sgt Bell:
John Graham
PC McCarty:
Robert Trotter
Alastair Hunter
Iain Blair

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)


Peter Tinniswood
Directed By:
Tony Cliff
with Carter Brandon:
Christian Rodska
Stephanie Turner
Mrs Brandon:
Liz Smith
Mr Brandon:
Graham Roberts
Uncle Mort:
George A Cooper
Auntie Lil:
Eileen Derbyshire
Mrs Partington:
Daphne Oxenford
Uncle Stavely:
Geoffrey Banks
Jessie Lewis:
Fiona Walker
Linda Preston:
Sharon Duce
Judy Bennett
Sid Skelhorn:
Peter Wheeler

'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


Dr Lyall Watsondiscussessomeper
Leslie Smith
Barbara Crowther

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