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with Brian Redhead and Peter Hobday
6.30. 7.30. 8.30
News Summary
6.45* Prayer for the Day
7.0. 8.0, Today's News Read by EUGENE FRASER
7.25*. 8.25* Sport
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Your Letters

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Read By:
Eugene Fraser

Lionel Hampton is one of the legendary figures of the jazz world. For most of his career he has led his own bands. although for a while he did play with Benny Goodman. Hismain instrument is the vibraharp. but there is always a second drum kit on stage for him to perform on. and he also plays the piano and sings. In conversation with ROY PLOMLEYthis versatile musician talks about his long career and chooses his eight records. Producer DEREK DRESCHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Lionel Hampton
Unknown:
Benny Goodman.
Unknown:
Roy Plomleythis
Producer:
Derek Drescher

Nsenena
' It's a dark and drizzly night in down-town
Kampala, and standing all around under the neon street lights are people, singing and playing their transistor radios, waiting with pots andpanskettlesand bedsheets - waiting for the Nsenene ...
Presenter Denis Owen
Producer ANNEBLAIR GOULD BBC Bristol long wave only

Contributors

Presenter:
Denis Owen

Introduced from Manchester by Lesley Judd
No Baby Love: three mothers confess an unexpected reaction to their first-born.
The Tillers' Tale:
LAWRENCE TILLER formed his famous precision dancing troupe in Manchester during the First World War. Last month the original
Girls ' had a reunion. Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
The House of Women (5) long wave only

Contributors

Unknown:
Lesley Judd
Unknown:
Lawrence Tiller
Producer:
Diana Stenson

by ELIZABETH GASKELL dramatised In nine parts by BARRT CAMPBELL , With
5: The Charity Ball
What In the world can I do to secure an income? ' thought
Osborne, ' Poor Almée must have money. Yet whatwouldmyfather say if he knew I'd married a Frenchwoman? In his present mood he'd disinherit me; and he'd speak about her in a way I couldn't stand. A
Roman Catholic too!
Music composed by RACHEL PORTMAN
Directed by JANE MORGAN
(Anne Louise Lambert is a National Theatre player)

Contributors

Unknown:
Barrt Campbell
Composed By:
Rachel Portman
Directed By:
Jane Morgan
Unknown:
Anne Louise Lambert
Molly:
Kathryn Hurtbutt
Anne:
Louise Lambert
as Cynthia:
Robert Lang
as:
Squire Hamley
Clare:
Angela Picascnce
as Mr Gibson:
Tom Wilkinson
and as Mrs Gaskell:
Thelma Whiteley
Osborne Hamley:
Adam Bareham
Roger Hamley:
Michael Trouchton
Mr Preston:
Brett Usher
Lady Harriet:
Marian Diamond
Lord Hollingford:
Geoffrey Collins
Miss Browning:
Diana Bishop
Miss Phoebe:
Hilda Schroder
Mrs Goodenough:
Marcot Boyd
Miss Hornblower:
Monica Grey
Miss Piper:
Carole Boyd
Mr Roscoe:
James Kerry
Old Silas:
Michael Bilton
Robinson:
Nigel Graham
Maria:
Eileen Tully

Presenter Chris Serle with help from
Eric Tobitt. Alanah Martin and Tom Boswell.
Producer GEOFF DOBSON Editor ROGER MACDONALD

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Serle
Unknown:
Eric Tobitt.
Unknown:
Alanah Martin
Unknown:
Tom Boswell.
Producer:
Geoff Dobson
Editor:
Roger MacDonald

from Newton Abbot.
Devon Arthur Marshall Ann Mallalieu
Tom Hustler and Lord Foot
Chairman David Jacobs Producer GEOFFREY JAMES (Repeated: Sat 1.10 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Devon Arthur Marshall
Unknown:
Ann Mallalieu
Unknown:
Tom Hustler
Unknown:
David Jacobs
Producer:
Geoffrey James

includes reviews of The Old Men at the Zoo, the BBC2 five-part serial based on a novel by Angus Wilson , starring Robert Morley , Maurice Denham and Andrew Cruickshank ; and a new film, We of the Never
Never, set at the turn of the century in the Australian outback. Presenter
Michael Billington
Producer CARROLL MOORE

Contributors

Novel By:
Angus Wilson
Unknown:
Robert Morley
Unknown:
Maurice Denham
Unknown:
Andrew Cruickshank
Unknown:
Michael Billington
Producer:
Carroll Moore

with David Tate
Bill Wallis. Jon Glover and Sally Grace Written by JAMES HENDRIE , IAN BROWN ANDREA SOLOMONS , ROY APPS RICIIARD QUICK JOHN LANGDON
JOHN COLLEE , ROGER PLANER PETER HICKEY and others.
Producer JENNIE CAMPBELL (Repeated: Sat 5.25 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
David Tate
Unknown:
Bill Wallis.
Unknown:
Jon Glover
Written By:
James Hendrie
Written By:
Ian Brown
Written By:
Andrea Solomons
Unknown:
John Langdon
Unknown:
John Collee
Unknown:
Roger Planer
Unknown:
Peter Hickey
Producer:
Jennie Campbell

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