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Presenters John Timpson and Brian Redhead
6.45. Prayer for the Day with THE REV RICHARD HARRIES
18.104.22.168 Weather forecast
7.0. 8.0 Today's News
Read by LAURIE MACMILLAN
7.25*, 8.25' Sport
7.30. 8.30 News Summary
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35' Yesterday In Parliament
8.50* Your Letters
8.57 Weather: travel
BBC correspondents from around the world cast a collective eye over a contemporary issue.
A Radio News production by ADAM RAPHAEL
(Repeated: Sat 4.2 pm)
Her First Ball by KATHERINE MANSFIELD
Read by Elizabeth Proud
NEM, p 122: All for Jesus - all for Jesus (Bp 2); Psalm 34, vv 1-10;
Matthew 11, vv 16-30
(Rsv); Give me the wings of faith to rise (BBC HB 229)
followed by travel
For the last programme in the series Jim Flegg turns to the manx shearwater - a graceful seabird whose incredible voice in Norway has been attributed to angry Trolls.
Producer JOHN HARRISON BBC Bristol
Pattie Coldwell with the latest news, advice and information for consumers.
Norman Tllzer analyses value for money with his regular weekly survey of consumer goods in It's a Bargain.
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12.55 Weather: travel; programme news
Presenter Brian Widftrtre with voices and topics in and behind the headlines
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only
Introduced from Manchester by Lesley Judd. who meets TAMARA Hassans circus proprietor.
CHRISTINE KINNEAR investigates fishy food of the future.
Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester Close Quarters byMICHAELGILBERT abridged in ten parts by MONICA GREY
Read by Sian Probert
by Mary Renault adapted tor radio in 11 parts by Michael Bakewell
[Starring] Gary Bond as Theseus with Petra Markham as Ariadne and David March as Asterion
Theseus and his companions arrive in Crete to find a sinister welcome awaiting them at the harbour and a terrifying prospect in the Bull Court.
Gyppo TOM ODLEY talks about life on the road and reads some of his poetry. 4: Front Far-off Coppice
Glasgow is a city trapped by its past. Despite the advent of space age industries and new social policies, the cliched image remains of violence, football, dole queues and little else ... much to the dismay of native Glaswegians who view their city with a mixture of fierce pride and sardonic humour. Today HM The Queen visits Glasgow to take part in celebrations marking the bicentenaries of both the Glasgow Herald and the Glasgow Chamber of Commerce.
As an outsider - and there's no greater outsider in Glasgow than a man born in Edinburgh - Jack Regan takes a personal view of a town that was once the second city of the empire and that is struggling to outlive its tag of 'no mean city.'
Changing Trains by maeve bunchy abridged and produced by JOHN CARDY
Head by Carole Hayman It's hard for Adam to believe that his mother and his girlfriend belong on the same planet. Whatever is going to happen now that he taking the one home to meet the other?
presenters Gordon Clough and Susannah Simons on VHF until 5.55
5.50 Shipping forecast long it-ace only
5.55 Weather; programme news
with BRIAN PERKINS including financial Report
Chris Serle brings you the stories behind the scenesintheworldof water II avel and transport, with help from
Eric Tobitt ,
Alanah Martin and Tom BosweU. Producer ibene mallis Editor ROGER MACDONALD
(Repeated: Mon 1.40 pm)
A personal portrait
from Castletown, Isle of Man
George MacDonald Fraser Air-Vice Marshal Stewart Menaul Polly Toynbee and Melvyn Bragg
Chairman David Jacobs Producer GEOFFREY JAMES (Repeated: Sat 1.10 pm)
includes reviews of Singin' in the Rain, a new production starring Tommy Steele at the London Palladium; and The Nation's Health, a novel by G. F. Newman , author of Law and Order and Operation Bad
Apple, about the National. Health Service. Presented by Sheridan MotUy Producer
John Morgan reporting
with Bill Wallis, David Tate, Jon Glover and Sally Grace
Written by James Hendrie, Ian Brown, Nick Revell, Andrea Solomons, Roy Apps, Richard Quick, John Langdon, John Collee, Roger Planer, Peter Hickey and others
(Repeated: Sat 5.25 pm)
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