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Presented by Brian Redhead and Phil Longman in London with John Humphrys at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton
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
7.25*, 8.25* Sport With ANDY SMITH
7.45* Thoughtfor the Day

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian Redhead
Presented By:
Phil Longman
Unknown:
John Humphrys
Read By:
Laurie MacMillan
Unknown:
Andy Smith

Presented by Fergus Keeling Laughing thrushes, bulbuls, drongos, fishing cats and tree squirrels in small cages;
Siamese fighting fish m whisky bottles; and a baby gibbon in a box full of puppies. Philip Round and Surapoi Duangkhae of the Mahidol Wildlife Research
Centre take Anne Blair Gould on a tour of Bangkok's weekend market.
Producer MICHAEL BRIGHT BBC Bristol

Contributors

Presented By:
Fergus Keeling
Presented By:
Surapoi Duangkhae
Unknown:
Anne Blair Gould

Regional Variations (2)

Analysis

BBC Radio 4 FM

11.00 Teachers Talk
2: GRAHAM TAYAR talks to leading educational specialists on the new National Curriculum, a matter of concern to teachers in schools and colleges. The Government View - ANGELA RUMBOLD. mp, of the Department of Education and Science (e)
11.05 In the News Presented by FRANK PARTRIDGE (e) Letters and tapes should be sent to: In the News, BBC School Radio, London WIA 4WW Message machine [number removed]
11.30 Stories from Our Street 2: How the Agouti Lost His Tail (R) (e)
11.50 Listening and Reading Page 23 Written and read by MICHAEL ROSEN (R) (e)

Contributors

Unknown:
Angela Rumbold.
Presented By:
Frank Partridge
Read By:
Michael Rosen

In 1864, Richard Watt sailed for Brisbane on the full-rigged
Young Australia. Joan Leach introduces extracts from Watt's diary of the 14-week voyage.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH
BBC Manchester (R) revised

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Watt
Introduces:
Australia. Joan Leach
Richard Watt:
Pearce Quigley

Robin Bailey , P. D. James and Lance Percival tell the stories. Tim Brooke-Taylor , you, and the studio audience, try to spot the lie.
Devised by IAN MESSITER
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR. Stereo (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Bailey
Unknown:
P. D. James
Unknown:
Lance Percival
Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Ian Messiter
Producer:
Edward Taylor.

1.55 Listening Corner PAM AYRES reads Piggo Has a Train Ride
2.05 Looking at Nature Conkers 'Conker bonkers' project ideas by TIMMY MALLETT and ROBIN ROBBINS. Stereo (e)
2.20 Let's Make a Story! The Robots Storyteller PAUL COPLEY Written by RON JAMES Stereo (R) (e)
2.30 Pictures in Your Mind (Music) The Sorcerer's Apprentice by COLIN DAVIS (R) (e)
2.40 Listen! Return to Badlidrempt (2) by DEREK FARMER. Stereo (e)

Contributors

Unknown:
Pam Ayres
Unknown:
Timmy Mallett
Unknown:
Robin Robbins.
Written By:
Ron James
Unknown:
Colin Davis

Webster's Two Hundred by GILES COLE with Tom Wilkinson as Daniel Webster and Colin Stinton as Salim 1984: A British electronics expert is on a trip to visit a petro-chemical plant. His life is about to undergo a radical change. His only comforts are a snapshot and a passion for cricket.
Directed by IAN COTTERELL. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Giles Cole
Unknown:
Tom Wilkinson
Unknown:
Daniel Webster
Unknown:
Colin Stinton
Directed By:
Ian Cotterell.
R J H Kenton:
Godfrey Kenton
Douglas Pitcairn:
Giles Cole
Arab soldier:
Manning Wilson
Jill Webster:
Elaine Claxton

(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 1. 40pm) Written by GILLIAN RICHMOND Cast for the week:
BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Written By:
Gillian Richmond
Peggy Archer:
June Spencer
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Tony Archer:
Colin Skipp
Pat Archer:
Patricia Gallimore
Phil Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Timothy Bentinck
Elizabeth Archer:
Auson Dowling
Jack Woolley:
Arnold Peters
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Lucy Perks:
Tracy-Jane White
Martha Woodford:
Mollie Harris
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Richard Adamson:
Richard Carrington
BettyTucker:
Pamela Craig
Nigel Pargetter:
Nigel Caliburn
Mrs Antrobus:
Margot Boyd
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
RuthPritchard:
Felicity Finch

The second of two debates introduced by Gerry Northam 2: Education - the Priorities
Is the British education system preparing today's young people for life in the 21st century? That's the starting point for an audience of parents and children, teachers and industrialists at Trevelyan
College, University of Durham, who discuss their views with some of the people most deeply involved in future strategies for education.
Researcher DAVID HAGGIE
Producer CHRISTOPHER STONE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Gerry Northam
Unknown:
David Haggie
Producer:
Christopher Stone

BBC Radio 4 FM

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More