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7.10 L W Sunday Papers
7.15 L W
Apna Hi Ghar Samajhiye Make Yourself at Home For Asian listeners BBC Birmingham
Correspondence in English or your own language should be sent to: Make Yourself at Home,
BBC, Birmingham B5 7SA
7.45 L W Bells on Sunday from St Paul's. Papanui, Christchurch, New Zealand
7.50-7.55
Turning Over New Leaves
Bernard Jackson reviews and selects readings from Character Parts by JOHN MORTIMER.

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Jackson
Unknown:
John Mortimer.

talks, for the Week 's Good Cause, about the work being done by the Parkinson's Disease Society which helps sufferers.
Donations to: John Timpson Parkinson's Disease Society
[address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
John Timpson

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 14 minutes

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Politicians - and the rest of us - work only out of self-interest, says Nobel prize-winning economist. Show more

A special ecumenical service of commemoration and thanksgiving following the train accident on 19 September at Colwich in Staffordshire. Members of the local community welcome representatives of the emergency services and passengers from the trains involved to the Parish Church of St Michael and AU Angels Worship led by THE REV HNGSLEY JONES and FR PETER LEES
O worship the King
All things bright and beautiful Isaiah 60, w 1-4,19-20 Psalm 91
Ephesians 3, w 14-20 Let there be love
Matthew 14, w 13-21
Lord of all hopefulness
Praise, my soul, the King of heaven
Organist MARGARET TAYLOR Conductor BRIAN HOBBS BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Hngsley Jones
Unknown:
Fr Peter Lees
Organist:
Margaret Taylor
Conductor:
Brian Hobbs

The Spanish Gardener byA.J.CRONIN dramatised by MICHAEL ROBSON with After his marriage breakdown, Harrington Brande hopes that the appointment to a new consular post in Spain will help him and his son Nicholas to start life afresh. When Brande engages the services of a young Spanish gardener, Nicholas is attracted to him. The consul sees his monopoly over Nicholas threatened by the gardener's infectious zest for life.
Directed by WALTER ACOSTA . Stereo A BBC World Service production

Contributors

Dramatised By:
Michael Robson
Directed By:
Walter Acosta
Garcia:
Adrian Egan
Magdalena:
Lucy Woolley
Alan Burton:
Peter Wickham
Fr Thomas:
David Garth
Carol Burton:
Elaine Claxton

by WILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY dramatised in eight parts by PETER BUCKMAN with and 1: Young Arthur Pendennis is handsome, romantic and poetic, but he has no inheritance and no income. And money is clearly a priority with the most beautiful girl in Chattris.
Directed by PETER KAVANAGH. Stereo (Re-broadcast on Friday at 3. 0 pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
William Makepeace Thackeray
Unknown:
Peter Buckman
Unknown:
Arthur Pendennis
Directed By:
Peter Kavanagh.
the Writer:
Hugh Dickson
Arthur Pendennis:
Dominic Guard
Major Pendennis:
Edward Desouza
Harry Foker:
John McAndrew
Captain Costigan:
Ronald Herdman
Bows:
Danny Schiller
Emily Costigan:
Veronica Quilllgan
Helen Pendennis:
Jennifer Piercey
Dr Portman:
Manning Wilson
Morgan:
Gordon Reid
Mrs Rummer:
Sheila Grant
Miss Rummer:
Susie Brann
Laura Bell:
Deborah Makepeace

In the last of the series, Kenneth Hudson is joined by comedian Mike Harding to visit the London Toy and Model
Museum, and the Dinosaur Museum in Dorchester. Producer JUDE HOWELLS

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Hudson
Unknown:
Mike Harding

Dick Taverne , qc, chairs the series in which controversial issues are put on trial before an audience of jurors in Broadcasting House, London. Researcher MARY WOLF
Producer JOHN EDWARDS. Stereo (Re-broadcast Friday 11.0 am LW)

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Taverne
Unknown:
Mary Wolf
Producer:
John Edwards.

A series of ten programmes on the folk-song revival in England 9: Electric Folk
The origins of electric folk go back to the mid-50s when singers were looking for fresh ways to accompany traditional songs. This area of the folk revival has taken the music into both the pop charts and the National Theatre.
With SHIRLEY COLUNS. KARL DALLAS and ASHLEY HUTCHINGS
Written and presented by Jim Lloyd
Producer GEOFFREY HEWITT BBC Birmingham. Stereo (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Shirley Coluns.
Presented By:
Jim Lloyd
Producer:
Geoffrey Hewitt

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