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From the world of sport and leisure Tony Lewis presents a magazine programme that highlights the people in the news and the issues that matter, including today's Rugby Union games; England v Scotland and Wales v Ireland: and coverage of the England cricket tour in Australia. Plus up-to-the-minute information of other events at home and abroad.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Lewis

The Joint is Jumping
George Melly and the BBC foreign correspondents look at how to spend an evening out in some of the world's major cities.
A Radio News production by RICHARD ANTHONY BAKER

Contributors

Unknown:
George Melly
Production By:
Richard Anthony Baker

A magazine edition where all the items are suggested by you. the listener. There is an investigation into how the scarlet tanager affected Dvorak: we read your letters and there's the Wildlife Sound Competition.
Introduced by Derek Jones
Producer MOIRA MANN
BBC Bristol
(Rptd: Mon at 10.5 am)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Derek Jones
Producer:
Moira Mann

says Cardew Robinson to Tom Mennard Jan Harding and Peter Robinson KEN FRITH (piano)
Producer MIKE CRAIG
BBC Manchester
(Repeated: Tuesday 10.30)
12.55Weather; programme news: Iong wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Cardew Robinson
Unknown:
Tom Mennard
Unknown:
Jan Harding
Unknown:
Peter Robinson
Piano:
Ken Frith
Producer:
Mike Craig

Lord Kearton
Shelagh Roberts
Arthur Scargill
Michael Winner
Chairman David Jacobs
1.55 Shipping forecast long ware only

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord Kearton
Unknown:
Shelagh Roberts
Unknown:
Arthur Scargill
Unknown:
Michael Winner
Unknown:
David Jacobs

Another Blue Day by DAVID BANNISTER with John Hollis as Jack Howard
' Time flies in teaching
.. children start school ... in no time they've left. Soon I shall be admitting their children. In fact it happened last term. A girl I taught in my first year here ... 15 years ago. She came along with her five-year-old. It's time to get out when that happens.'
Directed by VANESSA WHITBURN
BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
David Bannister
Unknown:
John Hollis
Unknown:
Jack Howard
Directed By:
Vanessa Whitburn
Jack Howard:
John Hollis
Marjorie Howard:
Nancy Gower
Hugh Pargetter:
William Fox
The Rev Lane:
Roger Hume
Miss Lanchester:
Hilda Schroder
Harry Sims:
Edward Kelsey
Gillian Robson:
Maggie McCarthy
Lesley Carmody:
Marian Kemmer
Simon Carmody:
Peter Craze
Helen:
Sara Coward
Colin:
David Strong
Mrs Louth:
Eileen Barry
Mrs Nicholson:
Ysanne Churchman
The School Director:
John Breslin
Mr Cobb:
Alan Devereux

Presenter Marilyn Alan
With the participation of the disabled themselves, Does He Take Sugar? seeks to give practical advice to disabled listeners in all relevant fields. Editor MARLENE PEASE

Contributors

Presenter:
Marilyn Alan
Editor:
Marlene Pease

A Fresh Look at the Musical
Presented by Denis Quilley Part 2. Programme 6
The Shape of Things to Come or How Not to Gather Lilacs in the Spring Again
With BLAIN FAIRMAN , SANDRA DICKINSON , BRUCE BOA GREGORY DE POLNAY
At the piano DAVID FIRMAN
Written by ALISTAIR BEATON
Producer MARTIN FISHER

Contributors

Presented By:
Denis Quilley
Unknown:
Blain Fairman
Unknown:
Sandra Dickinson
Unknown:
Bruce Boa
Unknown:
Gregory de Polnay
Piano:
David Firman
Written By:
Alistair Beaton
Producer:
Martin Fisher

Richard Baker offers a recipe of popular classics on records, with the added ingredient of listeners' requests.
Producer RAY ABBOTT
(Revised rpt: Fri 9.5 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Baker
Producer:
Ray Abbott

The Lackey's Daughter by KEN WHITMORE
Diane's sudden decision to return to the large country house where she grew up as a child throws everybody into confusion. Her father is still the but-Her which might account for a short visit, but why does she want to stay in the village which has such unhappy memories for her?
Directed by ALFRED BRADLEY BBC Manchester
(Rptd: Monday at 3.5 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Ken Whitmore
Directed By:
Alfred Bradley
Blacksykes:
Oeoffrey Banks
Diane:
Elizabeth Bell
Lady Katy:
Christine Welch
Sir Thomas:
Derrick Gilbert
Willie:
Jack Carr
Geoffrey:
Christian Rodska
Thelma:
June Barry
Jack:
Judy Bennett
Mann:
John Arthur

Lord David Cecil presents his personal choice ot poetry and prose with ROBERT HARRIS
Recorded before an Invited audience at The Arts Centre, Poole, Dorset
Producer BRIAN PATTEN
BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord David Cecil
Unknown:
Robert Harris
Producer:
Brian Patten

Remote Control by STEPHEN GRENFELL with Nigel Hawthorne as John Carter and Bruce Lidington as Rogers
Two men alone at night in an isolated farmhouse in Africa ... facing a common and deadly enemy, which only one of them understands. Can he transmit his knowledge?. Directed by MARGARET ETALL

Contributors

Control By:
Stephen Grenfell
Unknown:
Nigel Hawthorne
Unknown:
John Carter
Unknown:
Bruce Lidington
Directed By:
Margaret Etall

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