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Presenters Brian Redhead and Paul Burden including at
6.45* Prayer for the Day THE REV RICHARD HARRIES
7.0, 8.0 Today's News
Read by PETER DONALDSON
7.30, 8.30 News headlines
7.45* Thought for the Day

Contributors

Presenters:
Brian Redhead
Presenters:
Paul Burden
Unknown:
Richard Harries
Read By:
Peter Donaldson

John Morgan takes up your comments about BBC programmes and policy with producers and management.
Producer JOHN SKRINE
(Repeated: Sun 5.0 pm)
Please send questions, criticisms or praise about radio or television to: Feedback, BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW, or phone [number removed], Friday to Sunday 7.0 to 9.0 pm

Contributors

Unknown:
John Morgan
Producer:
John Skrine

Europe's Migrants
David Smeeton continues his examination of the plight of Europe's migrant workers and their families.
There are more than six million foreign workers in the EEC countries, and at a time of recession, they face the double problems of unemployment and social rejection. A Radio News production by JOHN ALLEN

Contributors

Unknown:
David Smeeton
Production By:
John Allen

NEM, p 54; Breathe on me breath of God (BBC HB 148); Psalm 143; Isaiah 58 vv 1-9 (AV); 0 Spirit of the living God (BBC HB 159) long wave only
Book, New Every Morning, £1.75 hardback and
91.25 paperback, from bookshops

Introduced from Bristol by Jennl Murray
Dear Old Pals: do men have best friends to gossip with and confide in? LESLEY BYRNE finds out. Over 90 and still Practising: DR DORIS ODLUM , PSVchiatrist.
The Real Hans Christian Andersen: presented by actor MICHAEL ROTHWELL.
So You Think You're . . . ?: a personality quiz for listeners to take part in. BBC Bristol
The Snow Kitten (2)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jennl Murray
Unknown:
Lesley Byrne
Unknown:
Dr Doris Odlum
Unknown:
Hans Christian
Unknown:
Michael Rothwell.

Love Support System by SUE MCCAULEY with Amanda Murray
Dear Rachel Freed, I want to tell you about my fantasy ... '
Hundreds of women are writing in to Ms Freed, to reveal all! What do you do when you're writing a book about women's sexual fantasies and your personal life is crumbling around you? Editor
JOHN WEBB Other parts played by JUDY FRANKLIN
JANE KNOWLES and DAVID MCALISTER
Directed by PAT TRUEMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
Amanda Murray
Unknown:
Dear Rachel
Unknown:
John Webb
Played By:
Judy Franklin
Played By:
Jane Knowles
Played By:
David McAlister
Directed By:
Pat Trueman
Rachel Freed:
Amanda Murray
Peter Shaw:
Martyn Read
Janet:
Aviva Goldkorn
Shirley:
Kathryn Hurlbutt
George Wilkinson:
Haydn Wood
Doctor:
John Livesey
Mr Hughes:
John Church

A series of eight talks in which a memory is triggered by a sight, sound, smell, taste or touch.
6: Three Loaves of Bread The smell of freshly baked bread has a particular significance for Archie Hill. Producer
BARBARA CROWTHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Barbara Crowther

The last of seven programmes about the changing status and role of women and men. Sex in History
Reay Tannahill in conversation with Daniel Snowman, considers our present attitudes towards the sexes in the light of our knowledge of prehistoric, pre-Christian and non-Western attitudes, as well as those of our own more recent past.
Producer DANIEL SNOWMAN For a leaflet containing suggestions for further reading, study courses, etc, send an sae to:[address removed]

Piker's Silence by KEITH MILES
Read by Edwin Richfield
'Piker handed out the chess sets in their crude wooden boxes with the prison commission stamp on them. As usual he decided to play his first game against Conway.' Producer JANE MARSHALL BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Keith Miles
Read By:
Edwin Richfield
Producer:
Jane Marshall
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Presenters Gordon Clough and Susannah Simons
5.50 Shipping forecast long wave only
5.55 Weather; programme news

Contributors

Presenters:
Gordon Clough
Presenters:
Susannah Simons

Lord David Cecil Joan Lestor , MP The Rt Hon
Edward du Cann , mp Dr Dermot Roaf from Cranborne. Dorset Chairman David Jacobs Producer CAROLE STONE BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Lord David Cecil
Unknown:
Joan Lestor
Unknown:
Edward du Cann
Unknown:
Dr Dermot Roaf
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Carole Stone

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Nixon's top aide is offered senior post - but the hearings on his fitness to serve could be damaging. Show more

An irreverently critical look back at the week with David Jason, Bill Wallis, David Tate, Sheila Steafel and music by DAVID FIRMAN
Written by GUY JENKIN, JOHN LANGDON, RICHARD QUICK, ANDY WILSON, BOB SINFIELD, BRIAN BETHELL, JEREMY BROWNE, CHRIS STRATFORD, DAVE MORLEY
Producer JIMMY MULVILLE

Contributors

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

Talcs of the Supernatural Oh. Whistle, and I'll Come to You. My Lad b\ M. R. JAMES
Read by Robert Trotter
Rapidly growing larger, it declared itself as a figure in pale, fluttering draperies, ill - defined There was something about its motion which made Parkins very unwilling to see it at close quarters.'
RBC Scotland long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
M. R. James
Read By:
Robert Trotter

BBC Radio 4 FM

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