Presented from the North by Ken Ford
Presenters John Timpson 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 HARRIET CASS
7.25*. 8.85*. Sport
7.45* Thought for the Day
Editor JULIAN HOLLAND
A look ahead with Bryan Martin
goes into the BBC Sound Archives to contemplate current affairs and future events with the benefit of hindsight.
Producer Helen FRY
Witty, provocative. outrageous, unpredictable table-talk from Richard BAKER 'S live guests.
Producer IAN STRACHAN
Written and read by Brian Glanville
Producer mitch RAPER
Advent Calendar: Ruth in the Fields.
NEM p 13; Creator of the starry height (BBC HB 31);
There is no rose; Ruth 2, w
1-12; Spirit of mercy. truth and love (BBC HB 163)
Brian Johnston visits
Lincoln. A cathedral city with many fascinating Roman remains and in sharp modern contrast, home-town for the RAF's Red Arrows.
Producer ANTHONY SMITH BBC Bristol
Some of the poetry requested by Radio 4 listeners. Presented by P. J. Kavanagh
Readers PETER JEFFREY and BONNIE HURREN
Compiled by MARGARET BRADLEY Requests to: Poetry Please! BBC. Bristol BS8 2LR
John Howard with the latest news and advice for consumers and a sympathetic ear for your telephone comments on [number removed]. Editor KEN VASS
A record of the day-to-day village life in Stackton Tressel of Dr Evadne Hinge and Dame Hilda Bracket An Affair of the Harp and guest appearance by RICHARD DAVTES
Script GERALD FHOW
Producer john dyas
Presenter Brian Widtake Editor DEREK LEWIS
by the Labour Party
Introduced by Sue MacGregor including during the week someTalkingPoint discussions, YourLettersand other topics. Among these today:
PHILL RICKMAN visits a commune in Wales which models itself on the Sioux and the Apache. The Ladiea of Lyndon by MARGARET KENNEDY abridged in 16 parts by OOREEN ESTALL Read by ANNA MASSEY (9) Editor SANDRA CHALMERS
Afternoon Call by IVOR WILSON
What is it that makes some of us persist against all odds?
Nigel Rees has been talking to six people who just won't give up.
1: Arthur Whillock of the Dozenal Society
Producer ROS BARTLETT
0 FEATURE: page 16
A Kind of Treason (8)
with Valerie Singleton and Gordon Clough Editor DEREK I.EWIS
with CLIVE ROSLIN
Half-an-hour of reports from the BBC newsmen around the world including Financial Report
(Repeated: Tues 1.40 pm)
At worst, a sports injury can cruelly cut short a brilliant career, jeopardise your team's hopes and even result in permanent disability. At very least, it can ruin your weekend sport and lay you off work. But where do you get help and advice for your twisted knee or nagging jogging pain? Is the out-patients' department sufficient or should there be more sports clinics? Are broken bones and soft tissue injuries to be expected, or is preparation the vital factor? And are our top athletes trying to beat an evolution barrier - and losing?
David Icke introduces the opinions and sometimes painful experiences of sportsmen and women, and we hear from the doctors. surgeons and physiotherapists involved with sports injury.
With David is Mike Rawson , former European Games gold medallist, now athletics coach and fitness consultant. Producer GWYN RICHARDS BBC Birmingham
(Tuesday Call on Sports Injury tomorrow at 9.5 am)
by FREDERICK BRADNUM
The Falklands War revives Adam Lloyd-Little's memories of his war in the desert and France. For the first time in many years he attends the memorial service for those who fell at Caen in 1944, with unexpected results.
Directed by GRAHAM GAULD
Christopher Btgsby presents tonight's edition which includes a review of Sean Connery 's return as James Bond in Never Say Never
Again; and a round-up of some of the most interesting photographic books of the past few months, including Walker Evans at Work. How Famous Photographers Work and Don McCullin 's Beirul-A City in Crisis.
Producer RICHARD DUNN Editor ROSEMARY HART
with Alexander MacLeod Editor ALISTAIR OSBORNE
Presented by Peter Evans
What is happening in science? A weekly review of discoveries and developments from the world's leading laboratories. Producer JUUAN BROWN
Ask Mamma byR.S.SURTBES abridged in 15 parts by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Read by JOHN FRANKLYN-ROBBINS 6: The Hunt
Producer PETER WINDOWS BBC Birmingham long wave only
long wave only