BBC Birmingham. Stereo
Producers TIM FINNEY , REBECCA POW
with Bernard Jackson
7.10 Today's Papers
The second special report from New Zealand on the agricultural depression. Producer ALLAN WRIGHT
(Revised re-broadcast Monday 7.20pm)
with Rosemary Hartill
Jobs to do in the garden this weekend
8.10 Today's Papers
Preparations at Old Trafford are complete for today's Rugby League Test between Great Britain and Australia The landlords, Manchester United, are out getting ready for tomorrow's derby at Maine
Road. It's another stern test in a difficult season for
Ron Atkinson 's team. England's cricketers also face Australian opposition - the state match against Queensland in Brisbane. Producer EMILY MCMAHON
Travel and leisure news presented by Bernard Falk with Susan Marling , Nigel Coombs and Patrick Stoddart.
Producer HELEN ROBSON
For information on items in this week's programme please send sae to: Breakaway, [address removed]
Presented by Hope Sealy producer SUSAN SNAILUM
Presented by Peter Riddell , Political Editor of The Financial Times
Producer SHEILA COOK
unravelled, dangled or tied up by Ned Sherrin , and the likes of Craig Charles , Carol Thatcher and Stephen Fry.
Plus Nigel Farrell 's Great Bus Journeys of Our Time, and the Occasional Diary of Mat Coward Additional material by IAN BROWN and JAMES HENDRIE Producers IAN GARDHOUSE
SIMON SHAW and CATHIE MAHONEY
Reflections on life and politics abroad
Producer ZAREER MASANI
Louise Botting presents the latest news from the world of personal finance.
(A 'Money Box special, 'All Change for the City on Monday at 10.0am)
Join the stars as they pick up Bogies from Mike Flex , Mike Channel , Anna Daptor , Nigel Pry and Martin Brown
Nominations for Best Actor Bogie HELEN ATKINSON-WOOD, ANGUS DEAYTON. GEOFFREY PERKINS. PHILIP POPE and MICHAEL FENTONSTEVENS
Musical interludes by PHILIP POPE and STEVE BROWN
Thank you speeches by GEOFFREY PERKINS and ANGUS DEAYTON A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayhew production. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 6.30pm)
Jim Sillars , Austin Mitchell, mp Anna McCurley , mp, John Boyle
The Crossing-keeper's House by DAWN LOWE WATSON with and A severe snowstorm maroons Laura in a complete stranger's house in a remote part of East Anglia....
Directed by CHERRY COOKSON
John Ebdon offers more reflections on life in the Greek islands.
(Re-broadcast on Tuesday at 9. 30pm)
Another chance to hear Codeword Tuscany by Industrial Journalist of the Year, Nicholas Jones , who retraced the international hunt to find the E8 million moved out of Britain during the miners' strike.
Producer ADAM RAPHAEL (R)
Regional Variations (2)
4.0 Big Bang: The Technology Boom As computers and telecommunications erode barriers of time and place, and the world's commercial centres coalesce into one global market place, PETER DAY explores the response of London's Stock Exchange, 'Big Bang', and the consequences for Britain and its investors. Producer JEREMY WEBB (Re-broadcast tomorrow at 3.30pm)
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4.30 Young Linguist of the Year Last week, for the first time, the British held a competition to find the Young Linguist of the Year. CHRIS SERLE follows the progress of two of the competitors and finds out what is happening in schools. Producer NICOLE CHURCH
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5.0 Locally Speaking Presented by BRIAN REDHEAD
4: Who YouAreand What You Say (R)(E)
5.30Poraqui Based on interviews recorded in Santiago de Compostela 4: Citando with ISABEL soto and MIGUEL PENARANDA (R) (E)
by SIEGFRIED SASSOON abridged in seven parts and read by Stephen MacDonald 5: In the Army. BBC Scotland
Growing a National Park
Dan Janzen talks to
Jeremy Cherfas about the Santa Rosa National Park in Costa Rica.
With PAULINE BUSHNELL including Sports Round-up
Music by DILLIE KEANE
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
Margaret Clitherow by WILLIAM KEENAN with
'Margaret Clitherow , you have been brought from the Castle of York on this the 14th day of March in the Year of Grace 1586 and indicted of felony, for that you have harboured Jesuit priests, traitors to the Queen's Majesty and that you have had Mass said ...
Banquet music by THE YORK WAITS Dieslraesungby
CLIFTON CATHEDRAL CHOIR
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN BBC Bristol. Stereo (R)
Presented by Richard Baker Producer JUDITH ROLES . Stereo
Rough Cider by PETER LOVESEY abridged in six parts by DONALD BANCROFT. Read by David March 5: The Second Murder
Producer PAMELA HOWE. BBC Bristol
Of all the Spirit's gifts to me (Bp 70); In pace (Blitheman);
John 1, w 1-14; Lord, thy word hath taught (bp 58). Stereo
Three guests, in conversation with Ted Harrison.
Producer DAVID COOMES. Stereo
Presented by Peter Evans
The five best entries in last year's RADIO TIMES comedy writing competition
2: The Phenomenon Squad by MICHAEL SNELGROVE with Cadell as the Deputy Asst Commissioner
Brabazon's task is to investigate his superiors, using hand-picked officers. Unfortunately, the hand that picked them belongs to his boss.
Producer PAUL MAYHEW-ARCHER Stereo
followed by an interlude