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7.10 LW Sunday Papers
7.15Z,WApnaHiGhar Samajhiye: for Asians BBC Birmingham
7.45 Bells
7.50 Turning Over New Leaves Mary Craig reviews and selects readings from Merton, A
Biography by MONICA FURLONG.

Contributors

Unknown:
Mary Craig

Religious news and views from home and abroad
Presented by Clive Jacobs Reporter Trevor Barnes Producer BEVERLEY MCAINSH

Contributors

Presented By:
Clive Jacobs
Reporter:
Trevor Barnes
Producer:
Beverley McAinsh

A service of Holy Communion (ASB Rite A) from
St Martins Parish Church, Liskeard, in Cornwall conducted by the Rector, THE REV DERYCK DAVEY
Readings (NEB): Proverbs 31, w 10-17,30-31; Ephesians 5, vv 25-33; Mark 10, vv 2-9
Hymns: In heavenly love abiding; My hope is built on nothing less; Broken for me, broken for you; Bread of heaven, on you we feed
Organist and choirmaster FREDSAUNDERS BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Deryck Davey

Omnibus edition
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Directed by DIANE CULVERHOUSE Producer WILLIAM SMETHURST BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Editor:
Anthony Parkin
Directed By:
Diane Culverhouse
Producer:
William Smethurst

Presented by Margo MacDonald Today's edition includes:
The Morning After. Nigel Farrell continues his investigation into the Great British Saturday Night.
High Noon: Studio guests talk over one of the week's topics. A Year of My Own:
Warren Mitchell recalls 1944, the year in which the Allies landed in Europe.
Modem Manners: More advice on how to become de-flummoxed by the jungle of the new social norms as Laurie Taylor and Victor Lewis Smith take their machete to the behavioural undergrowth.
Derek Jameson takes a personal look at the day's offerings from Fleet Street.
Stephen Fry reaches the parts other colour supplements can't reach.
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE ,
SIMON SHAW , VANESSA HARRISON MARK FIELDER

Contributors

Presented By:
Margo MacDonald
Unknown:
Nigel Farrell
Unknown:
Warren Mitchell
Unknown:
Laurie Taylor
Unknown:
Victor Lewis Smith
Unknown:
Derek Jameson
Unknown:
Stephen Fry
Producers:
Ian Gardhouse
Unknown:
Simon Shaw
Unknown:
Vanessa Harrison

This week the hosts are members of the Congresbury Horticultural Society, Avon, who put their questions to Geoffrey Smith , Clay Jones and Dr Stefan Buczacki
Chairman Les Cottington Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
(Re-broadcast on Wed at 10.0am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Smith
Unknown:
Clay Jones
Unknown:
Dr Stefan Buczacki
Unknown:
Les Cottington
Producer:
Diana Stenson

Scouting for Boys by MARTYN WADE
Tiger, once a Marxist, is now an ageing scoutmaster. As he camps with his troop near the scene of a great crisis in his life, the passions of the past - so at odds with the present - return to shame him.
Directed by DAVID SPENSER (R) Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Martyn Wade
Directed By:
David Spenser
Tiger Timms:
Nigel Stock
Cooper:
With Alex Jennings
the Colonel:
Michael Spice
Georgina:
Alison Steadman
Miles:
Jeremy Child
Spider:
Spencer Banks
YoungMiles:
Elizabeth Undsa
Young Georgina:
Jill Lidstone
Young:
Scouts Lloyd Charlton
Young:
Jason Cooper
Young:
Adam Rhodes
Young:
Timothy Ward

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Three programmes marking International Youth Year 1: Parents
A wide range of issues - broken homes, cultural differences, working mothers, child abuse, the need to love and be loved - is touched on in this programme that gives teenagers a chance to speak for themselves. Written and presented by Sarah McNeill
Reporters Andrea Adams Sandra Heavenstone and Sara Parker
Studio production by ANDREW PARFITT (R)

Contributors

Presented By:
Sarah McNeill
Reporters:
Andrea Adams
Reporters:
Sandra Heavenstone
Reporters:
Sara Parker
Production By:
Andrew Parfitt

A series of four programmes Richard Adams joins
Christopher Somerville on a walk along Watership Down and talks about his book of the same name, his life and his writing.
Producer JUDE HOWELLS

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Adams

Dick Taveme , qc, chairs the series in which issues of controversy and concern are put on trial before an audience of jurors in Broadcasting House, London. The motion:
Strike-free agreements could spell the end of trades union power
Proposer Alan Sapper
Opposer Roy Sanderson
The two advocates each call supporting witnesses to be questioned and cross-questioned; the jury votes at the beginning and end of the trial so that any swing of opinion may be measured and a verdict reached.
Researcher MARY WOLF
Producer JOHN EDWARDS. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Friday at 11.0am)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Taveme
Unknown:
Alan Sapper
Unknown:
Opposer Roy Sanderson
Unknown:
Mary Wolf
Producer:
John Edwards.

The writer Malcolm Lowry acknowledged two tyrannies - the pen and the bottle. His life was full of misfortune, some self-inflicted, yet he managed to produce one outstanding novel, Under the Volcano.
Gordon Bowker considers the man, his life and his masterpiece, with Arthur Calder-Marshall Anthony Burgess Malcolm Bradbury and friends of Lowry. With Hywel Bennett as Malcolm Lowry and Norman Rodway reading from Under the Volcano.
Producer MICHEL PETHERAM (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Malcolm Lowry
Unknown:
Gordon Bowker
Unknown:
Arthur Calder-Marshall
Unknown:
Anthony Burgess
Unknown:
Malcolm Bradbury
Unknown:
Hywel Bennett
Unknown:
Malcolm Lowry
Unknown:
Norman Rodway
Producer:
Michel Petheram

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