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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 HARRIET CASS 7 25*, 8.25* Sport
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Read By:
Harriet Cass

Love Me Tender by SIMON MOSS
Godfrey has a model railway in his garden.
Terry would also like one but his wife says no, so Godfrey and Terry have to build one secretly. But then the Brigadier joins in and by the time the mole-catcher from the council arrives things are beginning to get out of hand.
Directed by MICHAEL BARTLETT

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Moss
Directed By:
Michael Bartlett
Godfrey:
Dinsdale Landen
Annie:
Anna Cropper
Terry:
Simon Hewitt
Marge:
Wendy Murray
Brigadier:
Anthony Newlands
Reid:
Hugh Dickson
Jock:
Henry Stamper

A tribute to the musician and actress who died on Boxing Day and whose career spanned 60 years of radio and television. Presenter
Geoffrey Wheeler
Written and produced by TREVOR HILL
BBC Manchester (Revised repeat)

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Wheeler
Produced By:
Trevor Hill

The Leopard by GIUSEPPE DI LAMPEDUSA translated by ARCHIBALD COLQUHOUN abridged and read in 13 parts by GABRIEL WOOLF (13) Producer DAVID SPENSER

Contributors

Unknown:
Giuseppe Di Lampedusa
Translated By:
Archibald Colquhoun
Unknown:
Gabriel Woolf
Producer:
David Spenser

Did you know that
John Arlott was a detective in the Hampshire Constabulary? More stars' secrets revealed with Chairman Gyles Brandreth On the panel June Whitfield,
Brian Johnston and Martin Jarvis with guest celebrities Jack de Manio Irene Thomas and Miss World 83
Producer PAUL SPENCER
(Repeated: Fri 12.27 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Arlott
Unknown:
Gyles Brandreth
Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Martin Jarvis
Unknown:
Jack de Manio
Unknown:
Irene Thomas
Producer:
Paul Spencer

by PEGGY BRANFORD
Earlier today at Sotheby's, London, a rare set of Audubon's hand-coloured prints 'The Birds of America' was expected to sell for around £lm. This programme tells the story of John James Audubon and his astonishing masterpiece, which was engraved and printed in Edinburgh between 1827 and 1838. Each set originally consisted of 435 prints the size of a double page spread of The Times, and the total cost to the subscribers was a mere 174 guineas. with Peter Marinker as John James Audubon and AUSON COLERIDGE. MICHEAL DEACON and GODFREY KENTON
Narrator NOEL JOHNSON Producer ALAN HAYDOCK (Revised repeat)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peggy Branford
Unknown:
John James Audubon
Unknown:
Peter Marinker
Unknown:
John James Audubon
Unknown:
Auson Coleridge.
Unknown:
Micheal Deacon
Narrator:
Godfrey Kenton
Narrator:
Noel Johnson
Producer:
Alan Haydock

The first of nine programmes
Argentina After the Generals
What will President
Alfonsin's new government do about the Falkland
Islands, foreign debt, 433 per cent inflation and the other problems inherited from the military regime? As members of that regime go on trial and the appalling discoveries of mass graves continue,
David Wheeler reports from Argentina on human rights, the economy, territorial disputes and the hopes for this latest attempt at democracy. Producer ANNE WINDER

Contributors

Unknown:
David Wheeler
Producer:
Anne Winder

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