with Gerald Priestland
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Producer ALLAN WRIGHT BBC Scotland
with Norman Tozer
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Introduced by Tony Lewis Featuring the Boat Race - a profile of John Snagge. who has his 50th BBC commentary this afternoon On OXFORD V CAM
Plus the rest of the up-to-date news at home and abroad. A Radio Sport and OB production
in which John Ston borough looks back at some of the responses offered to the Checkpoint and Action Desk team over the past year.
Producer JOHN EDWARDS
from routine with Barry Norman , intrepid reporters and enthusiasts with ideas and advice on ways and means of spending your leisure hours.
A stamp collection can be a half-million-pound investment - is there still scope for the amateur?
Dulcie Gray enthuses on butterflies.
Producer JENNY MARSHALL Editor ROGER MACDONALD
For information sheets, send a large sae to: [address removed]
Tom Vernon reviews the weekly magazines.
Producer JENNY DE YONG
Parliamentarians discuss the week's business with Robert Carvel
Producer ELIZABETH SHEEHY
New Every Morning, page 30; There is a green hill far away (BBC HB 92); Psalm 22; John 19, vv 31-42 (AV); When I survey (BBC HB 97) long wave only
Prayer book, New Every Morning, £1.75, from bookshops
Peter Taylor and David Paterson , two clergymen from very different traditions, went on a pilgrimage from London to Canterbury and back. As they journeyed between the busy secular world of the capital city and the quiet holiness of the Cathedral Church of Christ, their conversation was recorded.
Each day leading up to Easter, they have heard an extract from that pilgrimage and have related it to their understanding of Holy Week. 6: The Way of Hope Producer CHRIS REES long wave only
with Margaret Howard
(Revised repeat of Good Friday's broadcast at 7.20) long wave only until 11.20
After the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan, there is growing concern about the security of the Persian Gulf. Strategically placed is the Sultanate of Oman, which enjoys traditionally close links with Britain.
John Osman has been there to talk to the Sultan himself.
A Radio News production by RICHARD ANTHONY BAKER
Presenter Louise Botting A Financial World Tonight production
(Repeated: Easter Monday at 10.5 am)
The last seven days put in a questionable way by Barry Took to
Joan Bakewell , Alan Coren Richard Ingrams and Jonathan King
Compiled and produced by ALAN NIXON
(Repeated: Easter Monday 10.30 pm)
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The Rt Hon Roy Hatters ley, MP
Lord George-Brown Geoffrey Johnson Smith , MP
Chairman David Jacobs from Bognor Regis , Sussex
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Unusual animal behaviour, the wildlife sound competition and listcners' news and views. Intro-, duced by Derek Jones
Philbert's Underworld by MALCOLM QUANTRILL
Looking back on a selfish life and failed relationships with wife and mistress, Philbert discovers, as the years close in on him, that a man wrapped up in himself makes a very small parcel.
Electronic music by MALCOLM CLARKE of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop Directed by JOHN CARDY
A practical and topical magazine for and with disabled listeners.
Presenter Marilyn Alan Reporter KEVIN MULHERN
Correspondence address: BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW
Editor MARLENE PEASI
The third of four programmes in which Robert Foxcroft , an Anglican priest, looks at the ways we mark moments of transition in life. from birth to death. He asks whether, with the decline of religious commitment. our modern society feels deprived at those points in life. those ' changing places '. 3: Marriage
Research TONY BRETHERTON Producer SUZAN DAVIES
A personal selection of poems compiled and presented by Dannie Abse. Readers David Brierley and Brian Carroll
Introduced by Tony Lewis , featuring choral music in Wales. This week. the Cwmbran Baroque Choir from Gwent in South Wales, under their conductor Alan Moore.
Research ELAINE WILLIAMS Producer DEWI T. SMITH BBC Wales
(Repeated: Tues 8.30 pm)
An irreverently critical look back at the week's news with Bill Wallis David Tate
Sheila Steafel David Jason and THE DAVID FIRMAN TRIO
(Hear The Jason Explana tion: Thurs 12.27 pm)
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Regional Variations (2)
Producer Michael EMBER
(Repeated: Easter Day at
Richard Baker offers a recipe of popular classics on record: the mixture leavened occasionally by the unfamiliar, with the added ingredient of listeners' requests. Producer RAY ABBOTT
(Repeated: Wed 11.5 am)
by Valerie Barker
with Deborah Paige as Amelia, Colin Baker as Hubert and Gabriel Woolf as Brandon
Amelia - 18 years old, a romantic, innocent, even a little smug, having always been a perfect Victorian child. But her marriage to Hubert turns her into something she would never have dreamed she could be...
Encore with Sheridan Morley Editor ROSEMARY HART
Sheridan's Films: page 15
Evening prayers led by MICHAEL SIIOESMITH BBC Birmingham
The Farewell Reading
Tour of Charles Dickens by RAYMOND FITZSIMONS
Narrated by Michael Williams
Weather report; forecast followed by an interlude