Presented by John Timpson and Peter Hobday
6.30, 7.30, 8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News
7.0,8.0 Today's News
Read by LAURIE MACMILLAN
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
With CHARLES COLVILE
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament
In 1784 Marmaduke Strother , an ambitious apprentice in a Hull draper's shop, began a journal as part of his great plan for self-improvement.
He recorded his own thoughts and aspirations and also his shrewd observations of daily life in the town.
James Munson has selected from this unusual source to introduce young Marmaduke in his own words. with Narrator DAPHNE OXENFORD Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester
The Student by MAIRIN O'CONNOR
Read by Trudy Keller
'She came from the heat of Alabama and found heat in Connemara.
It was unbelievable and utterly dismaying. Back in the USA through the early days of summer when temperatures were climbing steadily to the 90s, she had cheered herself with the thought of three weeks in the cool windy places of the west of Ireland.'
Producer KATHRYN PORTER BBC Northern Ireland
reflecting the issues of the day introduced from Broadcasting House. Stereo
The series in which
William Davis offers you mastery of the media's messages by eliciting exemplary explanations from the erudite.
Producer JANET THOMAS
Presented by Paul Heiney
Presented by Sir Robin Day
1.55 Listening Corner Presented by SUSANNA DAWSON and TIM MUNRO
2.5 The Music Box Written and presented by MICHAEL BURNETT and SANDRA KERR
2.20 Living Language With GEORGE LAYTON All Your Own
2.40 Health Education My Body The Body Fights Back by EDWARD KELSEY
Introduced by Sue MacGregor A Letter to My Daughter: in the first of a new series
ANGELA HUTH writes a letter to her baby girl - to be read in 20 years from now.
Breakfast at Tiffany's by TRUMAN CAPOTE; abridged and read in seven episodes by William Roberts (1)
I'd been living in the house about a week when I noticed that the mailbox belonging to
Apartment 2 had a curious card. It read: Miss Holiday Golightly; and underneath in the comer, Travelling.
(Music: Mancini's 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' and 'Moonriver')
Meek and Mild by MICHAEL MCSTAY with and The older members of the Sports and Social Club tend to spend more time bending their elbows at the bar than in sporting activities and their wives are, quite rightly, distrustful of the amount of time that they spend there. But the 'Old Stagers' tennis tournament brings out their sporting instincts in more ways than one.
Old Wentworthian.DAViD SINCLAIR Directed by JANE MORGAN Stereo
(George Raistrick is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company)
Neil Landor answers your queries and quibbles.
Questions, on a postcard please, to: Enquire Within, BBC. Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Producer FRAN ACHESON. Stereo
4: The Gold in the Sea by BRIAN FRIEL
Read by Sean Barrett
One of the stories that helped establish Brian Friel 's reputation.
Presented by Susannah Simons and Bill Frost continued on VHF/FM 5.50-5,55
With BRYAN MARTIN including Financial Report
Written by SIMON FRITH Cast for the week:
Introduced by John Timpson
Producer CAROLE STONE BBC Bristol
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Reports from BBC correspondents around the world
A Radio News production by ADAM RAPHAEL
'The thing that I'm trying to express in all my sculpture is joy - praise of the creation.' David Wynne 's recent commission to replace the medieval sculpture of Christ on the west front of Wells
Cathedral will be unveiled by HRH The Prince of Wales tomorrow. In conversation with Sue MacGregor , David Wynne describes how he set about this project, and talks about the inspiration which informs all his work, whether he's sculpting a horse, a gorilla or public personalities as diverse as Baden-Powell, Yehudi Menuhin or Virginia Wade.
Producer JUDITH BUMPUS
A personal portrait in conversation, recollection and anecdote; an assessment of a public figure or the story of a private individual.
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners. Presented by John Mills
Editor MARLENE PEASE
Correspondence and enquiries to: BBC, Broadcasting House, London WIA 4WW
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puts his ear to the sound archives and hears a nasty rumour.
Margaret Walters presents tonight's edition, which includes interviews, news, and reviews of books, films, plays, broadcasting, music and exhibitions.
Producer BRIAN BARFIELD
Foreign Affairs (4)
Presenter Alexander MacLeod
11.0 Headlines on VHF/FM unli/ 11.0
Groundswell The environment programme Presented by Hugh Sykes
followed by an interlude
Punjabi Language Magazine