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Presenters Brian Redhead and Libby Purves
6.45* Prayer for the Day THE REV RICHARD HARRIES 7 0, 8.0 Today's News
Read by BRYAN MARTIN
7.30,8.30 News headlines
7.45. Thought for the Day

Contributors

Presenters:
Brian Redhead
Presenters:
Libby Purves
Unknown:
Richard Harries
Read By:
Bryan Martin

Anna Raeburn takes up your comments about BBC programmes and policy with producers and management.
Producer JOHN SKRINE
(Repeated: Sun 5.0 pm)
Write to: Feedback, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW, or phone
[number removed], Friday to Sunday 7.0 to 9.0 pm long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Raeburn
Producer:
John Skrine

Alison Jolly chooses Lemurs. Taking two of the 27 species which live on Madagascar, she explains how they talk to each other.
Producer ROBIN HICKS BBC Bristol long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Alison Jolly
Producer:
Robin Hicks

from York, a city with
2.000 years of history and two million visitors a year. Introduced by Sue MacGregor who meets best-selling author, Vivian Stuart.
Going Racing.': Yorkshire has more race courses than any other county. KEITH ALLAN Visits the hub of the industry, a major stable.
A Stone in Time: JANE finnis visits the York Minster stone yard where the modern masons preserve an ancient craft.
Talking Point: opinions and ideas....
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (10) long wave only

Contributors

Introduced By:
Sue MacGregor
Unknown:
Vivian Stuart.
Unknown:
Keith Allan

The Corporation's Man by NORMAN THOMAS
The play is set in the insane world of back-stabbing, double-dealing, office politics. The corporation madhouse where some fight and some hide in the everyday story of survival.
Directed by GERRY JONES

Contributors

Unknown:
Norman Thomas
Directed By:
Gerry Jones
David:
Andrew Branch
Jim:
Allan Cuthbertson
Pamela:
Jenny Lee
Sam:
Manning Wilson
Ann:
Elizabeth Rider
Mother:
Pauline Letts
Binney:
Leonard Fenton
Safety Officer:
Siõn Probert

Six programmes
5: Herbalists and Hakims At a time of increasing concern about the side-effects of many modern synthetic drugs, the claim that herbal medicine is safe and natural is attracting many patients. Robert Eagle tries to find out how justified these claims are. He also investigates the practices of Hakims, practitioners of traditional Asian medicine, some of whose activities have brought them into conflict with the law. Producer JANE WOOD

Contributors

Producer:
Jane Wood

Not Exactly a Shrine by ELIZABETH NORTH
Read by Kathleen Helme ' They're got three in their house and he even has a private one at his office, so my mother insisted on installing another one downstairs. Upward social mobility has caused a lot of problems in our family.' Producer KAY JAMIESON BBC Manchester

Contributors

Read By:
Kathleen Helme
Producer:
Kay Jamieson
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Presenters Gordon Clough and Janet Cohen
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; programme news

Contributors

Presenters:
Gordon Clough
Presenters:
Janet Cohen

Margaret Howard presents her selection of extracts from BBC radio and television programmes over the past seven days.
Producer BRIAN COOK
(Rptd: tomorrow 10.45 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Margaret Howard
Producer:
Brian Cook

The Hon Gwynelh Dunwoody, MP, Russell Braddon, Joan Hall, David Aaronovitch tackle the issues raised by the audience at Wetherby, West Yorkshire Chairman David Jacobs BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Sat 1.10 pm)
Listeners' views for use in Any Answers? on Thursday at 6.30 to: Any Answers?, [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Gwyneth Dunwoody
Unknown:
Russell Braddon
Unknown:
Joan Hall
Unknown:
David Aaronovitch
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Carole Stone

EREMY BROWNE. CHRIS STRATFORD, DAVE MORLEY
Producer JIMMY MULVILLE (Repeated: Sat 5.25 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
David Jason
Unknown:
Bill Wallis
Unknown:
David Tate.
Unknown:
Sheila Steafel
Music By:
David Firman
Written By:
Guy Jenkin
Written By:
John Langdon
Written By:
Richard Quick,
Written By:
Andy Wilson
Written By:
Bob Sinfield
Written By:
Brian Bethell
Unknown:
Eremy Browne.
Unknown:
Chris Stratford,
Unknown:
Dave Morley
Producer:
Jimmy Mulville

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