Farming, food and countryside news, market trends, weather Producers TIM FINNEY and REBECCA pow
With FR JOHN MCCULLAGH
Presented by Brian Redhead and Chris Lowe in London with Peter Hobday at the Liberal Party Assembly in Harrogate
6.30,7.30,8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News With PETER DAY
7.00,8.00 Today's News Read by LAURIE MACMILLAN
7.20* Your Letters
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
With CHARLES COLVILE
7.45* Thoughtfor the Day
Each Tuesday morning, Nick and his studio guests are on hand to discuss a topic or issue that's hit the headlines. Producer NICK UTECHIN Lines open from 8.0am
Producer SUE LITTLEDALE
The Bishop and I by TERRY TAPP
Read by Bill Wallis Producer PAMELA HOWE BBC Bristol
New Every Morning, page 1; Immortal, invisible (BBC HB 10); Psalm 19; Genesis 1; wl-3 and 24-31a; 0 Lord of heaven and earth and sea (BBC HB 14) Stereo
Regional Variations (2)
By the Sea by IAIN CRICHTON SMITH withand
'They don't have fairs in Edinburgh, if I recall properly. But they did have circuses.
And of course they have a zoo. Have you ever seen cannibal fish? I once saw them in a zoo.
Naturally there was only one left. The scene is a bench, by the seaside.
... a lovely study of loneliness ...
Directed by STEWART CONN
(First broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland)
... as the dormouse used to be called, really does spend much of its time asleep, hibernating in winter and going torpid during the day, but when awake it is more like a monkey than a mouse.
Presented by Peter France Producer JOHN HARRISON BBC Bristol
(Re-broadcast next Saturday)
Presented by John Howard
A general musical knowledge quiz in three movements Chairman Ned Sherrin First Round: Heat 4 Tony Martin
(Social Services training officer) Peter Kennedy (cashier) John Haden (solicitor)
Questions set by EDWARD COLE and ROBERT WALTON
Programme devised by EDWARD COLE Producer RICHARD EDIS. Stereo
Presented by Nick Worrall
1.55 Listening Corner
TONY AITKEN reads Wriggly Worm Good Deed. Stereo
2.00 Books, Plays, Poems
Hitchhiker by ROBERT WESTALL. Stereo (e)
2.30 Science for All: Vital Statistics
What do doctors keep in their little black bags? STEVE BLACKNELL reveals how the medics find out what's wrong with us. Written by TONY JAMES. Stereo (e)
2.50 Authentic German for GCSE: 2: Wer lch Bin und Wo Ich Wohne
Compiled and presented by LOL BRIGGS and BRYAN GOODMAN STEPHENS Interviews by AL WOLFF (R) (e)
Introduced by Jenni Murray Time Gentlemen, Please....
The likes of Angie Watts and Bet Lynch are setting a trend, it seems. More and more women are running pubs. Sara Parker joins some of them for a pint and discovers that being a landlady is a rewarding, and sometimes dangerous, job
Serial: Prenez Garde by TERENCE DE VERE WHITE abridged in 11 episodes by JANET HICKSON
Read by Robert Hickson (1) Nine-year-old Brian is a precocious child, anxious to be 21 when he will be old enough to marry his unconventional governess. Miss Morris.
But Ireland in 1920 has other priorities - violent ones. (Music: Hamilton Harty 's "The Stream in the Glen')
Bhowani Junction by JOHN MASTERS
The last episode of a five-part dramatisation by BARRY CAMPBELL
5: Rodney Savage
Victoria Jones and Colonel
Rodney Savage try to resolve their relationship against a background of unrest in India.
With DAVID GARTH. DEV
SAGOO GUY HOLDEN. TARIQ ALIBAI
BHASKER MOTI MAKAN. TAPAN GHOSH and JOANNA WAKE
Theme music by MALCOLM CLARKE of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Directed by CHRISTOPHER VENMNG Stereo (R)
by JEAN PIERRE DE ROHAN
The stories of four extinct birds. 3: Martha - the Loneliest Bird In 1914, the last passenger pigeon died in Cincinnati zoo. Narrator Barry Paine Producer MICHAEL BRIGHT BBC Bristol (R)
Presented by Robert Williams and Valerie Singleton continued on VHF/FM 5.50-5.55
With BRYAN MARTIN including Financial Report
(Details on Friday at 12.25pm)
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 1. 40pm)
In this series of four family portraits, Michael O'Donnell explores how our shifting social unconventional and moral attitudes in Britain have affected family life. 3: The Bush Family
The Bush family uphold and maintain the special values of a Christian family life. How do they fit into an increasingly secular society - and do they, or their children, feel a need to adapt?
Producer SHARON BANOFF
What's new in medical science? How well are the doctors looking after us? Is our money being spent to best effect? Geoff Watts reports on the health of medical care - from the research laboratory and the operating theatre to the dentist's chair and the GP's surgery.
Producer JENNY WALKER
(Re-broadcast Thursday 10.00am)
As Mrs Thatcher 's ministers plan their attack on Britain's inner city problems, Gerry Northam reports from two American cities, Atlanta and Detroit.
Twenty years ago, both were devastated by riots, prompting a major, national programme of urban renewal.
What were the problems of these ghettos? Which policies have worked in tackling them? What lessons should Whitehall learn from the White House? Consultant ANDREW RUTHERFORD Producer LESLIE ROBINSON BBC Manchester
For people with a visual handicap
Presented by Ian Macrae Producer THENA HESHEL
Phone in on [number removed]Lines open from 8.30 to 10.15pm Free quarterly bulletin from:
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Presented by Paul Allen Producer RACHEL YORKE
Behind the Wall 2: In Peking Zoo
Presented by Alexander MacLeod including special coverage by Sally Hardcastle of the Liberal Party Assembly in Harrogate
Regional Variations (2)
11.30 Open Forum: University Magazine
11.50 R.W. Dale and the Civic Gospel
followed by an interlude