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7.10 Sunday Papers long wave only
7.15 Apna HI Ghar Samajhlye for Asian listeners BBC Birmingham long wave only
7.45 Belts long wave only
7.50 The Shape of God FR JAMES BRAND With a meditation for the fourth Sunday -after Easter: John 21. w 15-22 long wave only
7.55 Weather; travel; programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Ghar Samajhlye
Unknown:
God Fr James

Dr Douglas Woolf talks about the work of The Horder Centre for Arthritics, which provides in-patient medical care and rehabilitation for people suffering from rheumatic diseases.
Donations, by cheque or PO, to: [address removed]

8.55 Weather; travel; programme news

Contributors

Speaker:
Dr Douglas Woolf

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 14 minutes

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Available for over a year

Fears of Soviet aid for opposition prompt US to consider assisting El Salvador's embattled government. Show more

from St Andrew 's
Parish Church, Ayr Preacher
THE REV JAMES HOSIE
Hymns (cii 3): His large and great dominion shall (167); Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (90);
Jesus calls us! O'er the tumult (211); 0 for a thousand tongues, to sing (371); Blest be the everlasting God (530) Readings: Acts 26, w 9-19; Luke 14. w 25-33 Organist BILL CAMPBELL BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown:
St Andrew
Organist:
Bill Campbell

The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Twelve programmes
Fit the sixth: Will the Ultimate Question to
Life, The Universe and Everything (to which the answer is 42) be discovered? Starring with Management Consultant
Special effects by the BBC RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP Written by DOUGLAS ADAMS and JOHN LLOYD
Producer Geoffrey PERKINS (First broadcast in 1978)

Contributors

Written By:
Douglas Adams
Written By:
John Lloyd
Producer:
Geoffrey Perkins
The Book:
Peter Jones
Captain of the ' B ' Ark:
David Jason
Number One/:
Jonathan Cecil
Arthur Dent:
Simon Jones
Ford PERFECT:
Geoffrey McGlvern
Zaphod Beeblebrox:
Mark Wtng-Davey
Trlllian:
Susan Sheridan
Marvin:
Stephen Moore
Number:
Aubrey Woods
the Marketing Girl:
Beth Porter

The Fine Tuning of Ivor Gurney by TIM ROSE PRICE with Michael N. Harbour and Jonathan Owen An impressionistic dramatisation of the tragic life of the Gloucestershire poet ana composer Ivor Gurney. who spent his last years believing himself to be persecuted by wireless waves and electrical interference.
Directed by ROGER PINE BBC Birmingham
(The full effect of this programme can be heard by listening on stereo headphones)

Contributors

Unknown:
Ivor Gurney
Unknown:
Michael N. Harbour
Unknown:
Jonathan Owen
Unknown:
Ivor Gurney.
Directed By:
Roger Pine

A quite probable story written and read by Leonard Barras
1 E S. Appleyard was a frustrated dramatist. His tragedy was that he wrote plays that had been written before. It was after the failure of his masterpiece. Lance-Corporal Barbara , that he sadly forsook drama and resorted Instead to riding a bicycle through Whitley Bay. Producer GILLIAN HUSH
BBC Manchester

Contributors

Read By:
Leonard Barras
Unknown:
S. Appleyard
Unknown:
Corporal Barbara
Producer:
Gillian Hush

5: Dublin v London (Round 1) Dublin
Louis Allen (Chairman) with Llam de Paor and Scan White
London
Gordon Clough (Chairman) with Irene Thomas and Eric Korn
Question researcher BERNICE COUPE
Producer TREVOR HILL BBC Manchester long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Unknown:
Eric Korn

In the fifth of six programmes Peter France talks to someone who has suffered and survived, and Is willing to share their experience. Researcher DIANE SHELLEY Producer PETER FIRTH BBC Bristol
7.0 Travel; programme news

Contributors

Talks:
Peter France
Unknown:
Diane Shelley
Producer:
Peter Firth

CHICAGO SYMPHONY
ORCHESTRA. conducted by SIR CHARLES MACKERRAS
Tchaikovsky Suite No 3. In G
(Overseas broadcast made possible by a arant to the orchestra from Amoco (UK) Ltd)
(WFMT recording)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Charles MacKerras

Ten programmes
Novelist Joseph Hone te!ls of his journey across Central Africa. 5: Eastern Zaire: The
Real Thing
A Boy's Own Paper dream of Africa, In the volcanic lake-filled Kivu region; and the reality of a hidden army checkpoint.
Producer JOY HATWOOD

Contributors

Unknown:
Joseph Hone
Producer:
Joy Hatwood

Music is not a diversion
- It's a part of your life.'
(IAN CAMPBELL)
All and Robin Campbell are lead singers of the highly successful reggae band, UB40. managed by their brother David. Their father Is
Ian Campbell who ran the leading folk group of the 60s. His parents, Betty and Dave Campbell , still perform the traditional Scottish material they have been singing at family parties tor over SO years.
With the words and contrasting music of the Campbells.
Richard Gilbert presents a portrait of three generations of a remarkable singing family and their very different worlds of music. Researcher TREVOR FISHER Producer RICHARD GILBERT (Repeated: Thurs 11.3 am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Campbell
Unknown:
Ian Campbell
Unknown:
Dave Campbell
Unknown:
Richard Gilbert
Unknown:
Trevor Fisher
Producer:
Richard Gilbert

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