Music selected by Thelma Bailey and Michael Ford
BBC Birmingham. Stereo
LW only from 6.45
6.45 Music of Christianity
7.5 Science: The Question Why
7.10 LW Sunday Papers
7.15 LW Apna Hi Ghar Samajhiye : for Asians BBC Birmingham
7.50 Turning Over New Leaves John Newbury reviews and selects readings from
Praying the Kingdom: Towards a Political Spirituality by CHARLES ELLIOTT
8.10 Sunday Papers
Presented by Clive Jacobs Producer DAVID COOMES
talks, for the Week's Good
Cause, about the difficulties faced by people who sustain severe head injuries.
Donations to: Headway, [address removed]
9.10 Sunday Papers
Regional Variations (2)
How the ability to be a good loser is essential to anyone wishing to be a good politician. Show more
Parish Mass from
St George 's Cathedral, Southwark
Celebrant and Preacher
FR MICHAEL HAYES
Readings: Ezekiel 17, w 22-24; Matthew 13, vv 24-34
Hymns: All creatures of our God and King; Unless a grain of wheat; Be not afraid; The earth is the Lord's
Director of Music ANNE ADAMS Organist SHAUN MACCARTHY
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Producer WILLIAM SMETHURST Directed by PETER WINDOWS BBC Birmingham
by STANLEY SADIE
The second of three programmes
Narrator John Rowe and MICHAEL TUDOR BARNES. CAROLE BOYD. MARGOT BOYD. NIGEL GRAHAM , GARARD GREEN. CLIFFORD NORGATE and JOHN RYE
Producer ALAN HAYDOCK
A truly splendid selection of music, calculated to leave us in no doubt of the composer's colossal gifts. (THE TIMES) Stereo
Marjorie Lofthouse introduces her team of DIY experts to the audience in the Pebble Mill Studio in Birmingham.
With Tony Wilkins , Consultant Editor, Do it yourselfmagazine, John Armitage , architect and Jack Widgery , colour consultant, ICI/Dulux Producer MICHAEL FORD BBC Birmingham. Stereo
... with Derek Cooper taking a consuming interest. This week: Britain's National
Food Survey and a look ahead to catering for Wimbledon. Producer JOY HATWOOD
Presented byGordon dough Editor DEREK LEWIS
(Details on Wednesday at 10.0am)
Suddenly by JOHN FLETCHER
Wayne escapes parental strife into a fantasy world of dragons and labyrinths.
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN BBCBristol
Regional Variations (2)
A true love story which began in 1913, told in diary extracts and from a young soldier's letters. Compiled and introduced by Jan McDonald
Producer STEWART CONN BBC Scotland
Stanley Ellis sets out on some more of Britain's linguistic B-roads.
5: Bristol and 'Areal'
'The talk of Bristol is a cranky, crab-apple tree of language, flourishing, vigorous and with the sharpest, juiciest flavour I've heard for a long time....' Producer SIMON ELMES
Brian Johnston is in Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast. He finds out about its history and visits The Maltings, the home of its annual festival; its lifeboat; and a farmer who grows acres of asparagus.
Producer ANTHONY SMITH BBCBristol
with EUGENE FRASER
(Details on Thursday at 4.10pm)
by LEN DEIGHTON
3: An Egg Farm in Norfolk
(Details on Wed at 12.27 pm) Stereo
Guarded by birds, the gaunt rock that is Skellig Michael is the last piece of Ireland before the open Atlantic. On this holiest of all holy Irish places, you can still see the beehive cells of the 9th-century monks. They are long gone, and the mystery and magic of this uninhabited place now lie in its atmosphere.
Frank Delaney with two friends took the boat to Skellig and in this programme he re-creates their experience. Stereo
Judges, magistrates, barristers, solicitors, academic lawyers and others contribute to the third series of this topical magazine.
Presented by Joshua Rozenberg
There are ordinary bird-watchers and there are
'twitchers'. Each autumn this strange breed descends on the Isles of Scilly in search of their quarry. Sue Hicks joined last year's migration and discovered that twitchers have their own language and plumage, and are driven by a compulsive urge to 'tick'.
Producer ANDREW VIVIAN BBCBristol
The classic novels of adventure and romance by R.L.Stevenson, dramatised in ten parts by Catherine L. Czerkawska
1751: Scotland is still in political turmoil after the Jacobite rebellions. Young David Balfour makes his way to Edinburgh and the House of Shaws where he meets his Uncle Ebenezer and his adventures begin.
FEATURE: page 15
A portrait of William Cobbett , who died 150 years ago
(Details on Wed at 11.0am) Stereo 0 HEAR THIS! page 19
Five meditations on the Beatitudes by Stanley Brinkman
3: Blessed are you -whose hearts arefull
Producer NOEL VINCENT BBC Manchester. Stereo
Presented by David Coss Producer PETER ROBINS
followed by an interlude