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Presented by John Humphrys and Chris Lowe
6.30,7.30,8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News With BOB FINIGAN
7.00.8.00 Today's News Read by BRIAN PERKINS
7.25*, 8.25* Sport With ANDY SMITH
7.45* Thought for the Day

Contributors

Presented By:
John Humphrys
Presented By:
Chris Lowe
Unknown:
Bob Finigan
Read By:
Brian Perkins
Unknown:
Andy Smith

by the DUKE OF PIRAJNO abridged in ten episodes by JANE MAYS
Read by Julian Glover (1)
The Duke of Piraj no first landed in Africa in 1924. Italy was a colonial power and the young duke had been posted as a medical officer to a camp in Libya. His patients included a man with an unshakeable belief that a snake was lying curled up in the pit of his stomach. Directed by PETER WINDOWS BBC Pebble Mill (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jane Mays
Read By:
Julian Glover
Directed By:
Peter Windows

from St Andrew 's and St George's Parish Church, Edinburgh
Led by Michael A. Simpson
Hymns: Every valley shall be exalted; Be not afraid; Give ear unto me;
Reading: Matthew 9, vv 9-13 Organist TOM LAING-REILLY
Choir director PETER DOUGLAS BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown:
St Andrew
Unknown:
Michael A. Simpson
Director:
Peter Douglas

Twenty-five years since 1962 edition starring Tim Brooke-Taylor and Willie Rushton Barry Cryer ,
Graeme Garden and Bob Table Accompanied by COLIN SELL
Chaired by HUMPHREY LYTTELTON Producer PAUL SPENCER. Stereo
(Re-broadcast Wednesday at 6.30pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Willie Rushton
Unknown:
Barry Cryer
Accompanied By:
Colin Sell
Unknown:
Humphrey Lyttelton
Producer:
Paul Spencer.

1.55 Listening Corner This week: What a Lot of Noise! Presented by BULL TORRANCE Today's story: Noisy Natalie Goes Shopping written and read by WENDY CRAIG Script written by CHRIS WARDE Producer MARY KALEMKERIAN Stereo (R)
2.05 Playtime Let's Go to the Seaside Presented by JANET PALMER and TONY AITKEN Producer SARA STRANGE. Stereo (e) (Re-broadcast on Friday at 1 1.20am VHFIFM)
2.20 Science Scope
1: Shirley Holmes and the Case of the Disappearing Salt Producer JULIAN COLEMAN Stereo (R) (e)
2.40 Whirligig Unit 1: Animal Corner TERRY NUTKINS shows how to care for pets at school and at home. 1: Rodents Producer MARSHALL CORWIN (e)
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Contributors

Presented By:
Bull Torrance
Read By:
Wendy Craig
Written By:
Chris Warde
Producer:
Mary Kalemkerian
Presented By:
Janet Palmer
Presented By:
Tony Aitken
Unknown:
Shirley Holmes
Producer:
Julian Coleman
Unknown:
Terry Nutkins
Producer:
Marshall Corwin

Introduced by Jenni Murray Good For You?
Are you eating what you should? Jane Suthering looks into some shopping baskets to see whether what we're buying adds up to a well-balanced diet. Serial: Prenez Garde by TERENCE DE VERE WHITE abridged in 11 episodes by JANET HICKSON
Read by Robert Hickson (5) Editor CLARE SELERIE-GREY
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Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Jane Suthering
Unknown:
Janet Hickson
Read By:
Robert Hickson

The Kite Flyer by ROSE TREMAIN
Anthony is the vicar of a country parish.
'If he had never discovered God, none of the events I shall relate to you would have happened.
Although it is a strange way of expressing it, you could almost say that God was an accessory to the crime he was eventually to commit.'
Directed by PENNY GOLD . Stereo (Re-broadcast next Saturday)

Contributors

Directed By:
Penny Gold
Anthony:
With Joe Melia
Olivia:
Rosemary Leach
the narrator:
John Rye
the psychiatrist:
Kenneth Cranham
PAUL RUSSELL:
Anthonya Boy
Anthony's mother:
Miranda Forbes
Josie:
Sheila Grant
Canon Stapleton:
Stephen Thorne
Vicar:
Anthony Jackson

On the occasion of the Jewish New Year. the Chief Rabbi,
Sir Immanuel Jakobovits. talks to Trevor Barnes about mankind's conquest of nature and the implications of scientific experiments and medical research on our future. Producer CAROLINE DONNE. Stereo

Contributors

Talks:
Sir Immanuel Jakobovits.
Unknown:
Trevor Barnes
Producer:
Caroline Donne.

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