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Ladies' Singles day at Wimbledon and Tony Lewis looks forward to this afternoon's final. He also meets personalities gathered on the lawns of Wimbledon and features some of the more unusual stories that catch his eye. IAN ROBERTSON reports from Dunedin on the outcome of the Third Test match between the BRITISH LIONS and the ALL BLACKS.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Lewis
Unknown:
Ian Robertson

Introduced by Bernard Falk with help from Susan Marling and Robin Dewhurst, taking a critical look at the holiday, travel and leisure scene.

Contributors

Presenter:
Bernard Falk
Reporter:
Susan Marling
Reporter:
Robin Dewhurst
Producer:
Jenny Mallinson Duff
Editor:
Roger MacDonald

Jeanlne McMullen Is back with the programme for people with mud on their wellies. In the first of 13 programmes she sets the scene for the coming weeks, meeting new country experts, learning the secrets of stock-keeping and passing on tips on how best, to make A Small Country Living. , Producer MARY PRICE
BBC Bristol,
(Repeated: Mon 10.2 om)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeanlne McMullen

The last seven days put in a questionable way by Simon Hoggart to Alan Coren
Gillian Reynolds and John Wells
Written and compiled by JOHN LANGOON and the producer DANNY GREENSTONE
(Repeated: Mon 6.30 pm)

12.55 Weather: programme news

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Hoggart
Unknown:
Alan Coren
Unknown:
Gillian Reynolds
Unknown:
John Langdon

George MacDonald Fraser Air Vice-Marshal Stewart Menaul
Polly Toynbee and Melvyn Bragg tackle the questions raised by the audience
In Castletown, Isle of Man Chairman David Jacobs
1.55 Shipping forecast long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
George MacDonald Fraser
Unknown:
Stewart Menaul
Unknown:
Polly Toynbee
Unknown:
Melvyn Bragg
Unknown:
David Jacobs

The last of three programmes in which Christopher Matthew talks to travellers about the reality rather than romance of their journeys.
Travels with a donkey , .. or two....
In 1075, novelist Thomas Hinde and his family decided to walk across southern Europe from Spain to Turkey, following medieval pilgrim routes. They took two recalcitrant and dim donkeys who added considerably to their problems ...
Producer ALASTAIR WILSON BBC Manchester

Contributors

Talks:
Christopher Matthew
Unknown:
Thomas Hinde
Producer:
Alastair Wilson

. Kipling was a knowing young man and what he did not know at first hand he could invent to a life-like marvel from a nod, a hint or an overheard word.'
Marghanlta Laski , in the first of four programmes, explores the world of 19th-century India which is brought to life in the writings of Rudyard Kipling.
1: The English Civilians Readers JOHN SAMSON ,
NIGEL ANTHONY , JOHN ROWE , DENYS HAWTHORNE , CLARI HORNE
Producer HELEN FRY

Contributors

Unknown:
Marghanlta Laski
Unknown:
Rudyard Kipling.
Readers:
John Samson
Readers:
Nigel Anthony
Readers:
John Rowe
Unknown:
Denys Hawthorne
Unknown:
Clari Horne
Producer:
Helen Fry

A magazine of special Interest to disabled listeners and their families, with countrywide news and views on all matters of concern. Presenter John Mills Editor MARLENE PEASI
Correspondence address: BBC, Broadcasting House, London W1A 4WW
Tel [number removed]. Ext 7048 (Mon-Fri 10.0 oro-5.0 pm)

Contributors

Presenter:
John Mills
Editor:
Marlene Peasi

The last of a series of four programmes on language disorders.
Ranging from a slight hesitancy of speech to the chronic inability to release words. stammering is the most recognisable of all speech defects. In this final programme,
David Crystal looks at what stammering is, what causes it and what can be done for people who find the condition a handicap.
With LENA RUSTIN and PEGGY DALTON
Producer ALAN WILDING

Contributors

Unknown:
David Crystal
Unknown:
Peggy Dalton
Producer:
Alan Wilding

The Killing by JOHN ASHE withand
After years of shady business dealings, Hicks Is about to sell his companies to an American oil millionaire for just under £5 million, but will he be able to do so? His past is ' catching up on him like a Jet pane' and a former associate, having escaped from a Belgian prison. is on his way to kill him....
Directed by ALEC REID BBC Bristol
(Repeated: Mon 3.2 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Ashe
Directed By:
Alec Reid
Simon Hicks:
David Warner
Dinah Morrow:
Carol Drinkwater
Harry Vine:
John Ablneri
J B Cargill:
Conrad Phillips
Rosie Cargill:
Marco Lawrence
Hymie Russo:
Nigel Graham
Stranger:
Timothy Bateson

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