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Presenters Brian Redhead and John Timpson including at 6.45 Prayer for the Day
With THE REV ROY TREVIVIAN
7.0, 8.0 Today's News
Read by HARRIET CASS
7.3, 8.30 News headlines
7.45* Thought for the Day

Contributors

Presenters:
Brian Redhead

A panel game whose unruty members are occasionally kept in disorder by the Chairman Nicholas Parsons andinwhtch
Kenneth WUiiams peter Jones
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Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Unknown:
Kenneth Wuiiams
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Lance Perctvat

Introduced by Sue MacGregor
Guest of the Week: Alexander Wilson, Director General, the British Library, Reference Section.
Are You a Timid Mouse?: Richard Vaughan finds out about assertion training. Creative Circles: reporting on the arts and crafts countrywide.
An Unlessoned Girl (3)

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexander Wilson

The Cook by MARGARET M!NN
AyoungFrench secretary revolutionises an austere publishing house, not only with her skiit in the office, but also at the ofnee gas ring.
DirectedbyENYBWiLHAMS BBCWatet

Contributors

Laura Martin:
Pauline Markham
Odette:
Alexanora Bastepo
Richards:
Geoffrey Matthews
MOntca:
Fetra Markham
TJ:
Pathick Barr

from WakeBetd Cathedrat Introit: This joyful Easter Tide (Mowbray)
Responses (Bernard Rose ) Psa)ms: 82. 84,85 (Attwood. Coward, Bairstow) Canticles (Watmisteyin Bminor)
Readings: fRsv) Exodus 17,vvll6;StJohn29,vv 2431
Anthem: Hait. Gladdening Light (Wood)
Hymn: The Lamb's high banquet we await <EH 125) Organist and master of the choristers
JONATHAN B;ELBT
Assistant organist PETER COULD
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Rose
Organist:
Peter Could

A musical quiz devised by EDWARD J. MASON and TONY SHRYANt John Amis and Frank Mutf chaHenge tan Wallace and Denis Norden
;n the Chair Steve Race. Questions compiled by STEVE RACE. Executive producer BOBBY JAYE
(Repeated: Fri 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward J. Mason
Unknown:
John Amis
Unknown:
Frank Mutf
Unknown:
Denis Norden
Unknown:
Steve Race.
Producer:
Bobby Jaye

Being the ponderous pedaIlings of Tom Vernon from Muswell Hill to the Mediterranean and what befell him in the land of the French.
Part the third (of t): The Napoleonic Road
How our Hero Celebrated the Fall of the Bastille; Reflections on contemporary Liberte, Egatite, Fraternite; A Machine for Teaching French Children to Drive; A Military Spectacle and A Batterie Municipale. Producer joy Hatwood

Contributors

Unknown:
Musweu Hill
Unknown:
Batterie Municipale

Look....
Through the port comes the moonshine astray!
It tips the guard's cutlass and silvers this nook;
But 'twill die in the dawning of Billy's last day...

Eric Crofter, who collaborated with E.M. Forster on the libretto of Benjamin Brittens Billy Budd, describes the story by Herman Melville on which it is based and the opera which was made from it; with excerpts from the complete recording, conducted by the composer.

BBC Manchester
(Stereo)

Contributors

Presenter:
Eric Crofter
Producer:
Stanley Williamson

investigates and analyses current events and issues. at home and abroad, with reports from STEVE BRtC-SHAW, DAVIC HENSHtW and ERtCROBSON. Presenter
Peter Oppenheimer
Producer GFRRY NORTHAM Editor COLiN ADAMS BBC ManchMter
(Repeated: Thurs 11.5 om)

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Oppenheimer
Producer:
Gfrry Northam
Editor:
Colin Adams

BBC Radio 4 FM

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