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What Britain is getting up to. Two hours of news and views from home and around the world. Presented by Brian Redhead
With LIBBY PURVEI Including at
6.45* Prayer for the Day With THE REV BROOKE LANE
7.0, 8.0 Today's News
Read by PETER DONALDSON
7.30, 8.30 News headlines
7.45* Thought for the Day

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian Redhead
Presented By:
With Libby Purvei
Unknown:
Brooke Lane
Read By:
Peter Donaldson

Throughout the General Election campaign, you can put your questions live by telephone to leading politicians. As the campaign progresses, you can raise the issues you feel are the most important.
Ring Robin Day to put your questions to the Labour Party on their policies and their views of the other parties' policies.
Producers WALTER WALLICH and JOCK GALLAGHER Editor BERNARD TATE
Lines are open from 8.0 am long wave only from 9.45

Contributors

Producers:
Walter Wallich
Producers:
Jock Gallagher
Editor:
Bernard Tate

A chance for network listeners to hear some of the material from local and regional broadcasting, selected and presented by Francis Matthew * Producer JANE MARSHALL BBC Birmingham long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Francis Matthew
Producer:
Jane Marshall

The Slender Voice by LESZEK PROROX translated by MARCUS WHEELER with John Shrapnel and Kate Binchy
A group of students are out canoeing. When they are called back to the shore one of them is missing. Where is he?
Directed by MARTIN JENKINS long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Leszek Prorox
Translated By:
Marcus Wheeler
Unknown:
John Shrapnel
Unknown:
Kate Binchy
Directed By:
Martin Jenkins
Instructor:
Eric Allan
Barbara:
Josie Kidd
Yvonne:
Alison Draper
Victor:
Andrew Branch
Joe:
Peter Wickham
Con:
Tim Bentinck
Martin:
Joe Dunlop
Carl:
John Bull
Boy:
Crispin Gillbard
Marlene:
Karen Archer
Director:
Manning Wilson
Norman:
Peter Craze
Frank:
John Shrapnel
Girl:
Kate Binchy

Introduced by June Knox-Mawer
Dordogne Diary - 1: ANNETTE MASSIE recounts the events of her new life in south-west France.
Other Peoples' Childrenf MICHAEL ELKINS With aspects of the International Year of the Child in Israel.
Reading Your Letters.
Allmusic: JOHN DANKWORTH and CLEO LAINE believe In cross- fertilisation In music. TONY BARNFIELD visited their tenth Easter Course where Bach rubs shoulders with be-bop and ethnic with avant-garde. Dig a Little Deeper by URSULA CURTISS abridged In nine parts by DOREEN ESTALL
Read by ANN MORRISH (9)
(Music: Bush's Music 1967) long wave only

Contributors

Introduced By:
June Knox-Mawer
Unknown:
Annette Massie
Unknown:
Michael Elkins
Unknown:
John Dankworth
Read By:
Ann Morrish

by CHARLES KINGSLEY dramatised for radio In six parts by BARRY CAMPBELL with William Squire Tim Woodward Richard Greene Julie Dawn Cole and Brian Jackson
3: Don Guzman de Soto
Amyas Leigh and Will CaryembarkforIreland to fight Spaniards - and meet one who will change the course of Amyas's life ... with ANNA PERRY
Music composed and conducted by NICHOLAS MARSHALL
Directed by BRIAN MILLER BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Kingsley
Unknown:
Barry Campbell
Unknown:
William Squire
Unknown:
Tim Woodward
Unknown:
Richard Greene
Unknown:
Julie Dawn Cole
Unknown:
Brian Jackson
Unknown:
Don Guzman
Unknown:
Anna Perry
Unknown:
Nicholas Marshall
Directed By:
Brian Miller
Narrator:
William Squire
Yeo:
Brian Jackson
Walter Raleigh:
Eric Allan
Winter:
John Gabriel
Will Cary:
Cornelius Garrett
Don Guzman:
John Abineri
Lord Grey:
Hebley Goodall
Modena:
Frzed Bryant
Rose:
Julie Dawn Cole
Lady Grenville:
Rosemary Whitfield
St Leger:
John Telfer
Richard Grenville:
Richard Greene
Mrs Hawkins:
Eva Stuart
Adrian Gilbert:
Philip Sully

'twixt
Eleanor Summerfleld Gillian Reynolds and David Nixon
Tim Rice. Tune Twisters from Steve Race
In the Chair Roy Plomley Devised and written by IAN M'ESSITER
Producer MARTIN FISHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Eleanor Summerfleld
Unknown:
Gillian Reynolds
Unknown:
David Nixon
Unknown:
Tim Rice.
Unknown:
Roy Plomley
Written By:
Ian M'Essiter
Producer:
Martin Fisher

Presented by Peter Oppennelmer
Current events, attitudes and opinions, at home and abroad - with reports by STEVE BRADSHAW and DAVID HENSITAW
Editor COLIN ADAMS BBC Manchester

Contributors

Presented By:
Peter Oppennelmer
Unknown:
Steve Bradshaw
Unknown:
David Hensitaw
Editor:
Colin Adams

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