With JOHN RACKLEY Stereo
Presented by Sue MacGregor and Peter Hobday in London with Brian Redhead at the Conservative Party Conference in Blackpool
6.30,7.30,8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News With PETER DAY
7.00,8.00 Today's News Read by PAULINE BUSHNELL
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
With GARRY RICHARDSON
7.45* Thought for the Day
Not so much after dinner conversation as kitchen table chat.
Producer LIZ BANO Stereo
Clay Jones and his team Fred Downham
Dr Stefan Buczacki and Sid Robertson visit Perthshire to answer gardening queries put by members of the Abernethy Horticultural Society. Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
Plant lists and topical tips are displayed on Ceefax page 287
Primed by GAIL L ROGERS Read by Colum Convey Producer SHEILA FOX
NEM p9; We plough the fields
(BBC HB 444); Psalm 89: Luke 11, vv 5-12; Praise, 0 praise our God and King (BBC HB 441) Stereo
Regional Variations (2)
11.00 Singing Together Presented by FERGUS O'KELLY (3) Stereo (e)
11.20 Junior Drama Workshop The Secret of the Maya 1: Excavations Written by DAVID SHEPPARD Presented by KIM CLIFFORD Stereo (R) (e)
11.40 Reading Corner 13: Sister Goose adapted and told by SUSANNA STEELE. Stereo (e)
11.50 Poetry Corner
3: With a Can 't-Catch-Me by CYNTHIA MITCHELL. Stereo (e)
From the apparently obvious to the downright obscure,
Dilly Barlow attempts to answer your questions. Producer CATHY DRYSDALE
Questions, on postcards only, please, to: Enquire Within, BBC, London W1A 4WW
tackles your problems and explains how events and issues will affect you and your family. Presented by John Buckley
A season of plays adapted from his short stories Moral Fibre dramatised by JOHN SCOTNEY John Lewis , the Welsh librarian, who also appears in That Uncertain Feeling, tangles with a social worker who is determined to rescue a young girl from a life of sin, whether or not she wishes to be saved.
Directed by JANE MORGAN. Stereo (All the Blood within Me: next Sunday)
Presented by Nick Worrall
1.55 Listening Corner Today's story: Andrew McAndrew and the Red Bike Stereo (R)
2.05 Wavelength Plus 16-19S The radio magazine on post-16 education and training. Plus social issues and politics; plus personal problems; plus participation; plus presenters LAURA PENN. TERRY CHRISTIAN, MURIEL GRAY ; plus news; plus Open College. (Ring Freefone [number removed] during the programme or between 7.00and 8. 00pm for informa tion on chances and opportunities)
Introduced by Jenni Murray Guest of the Week: Baroness Tessa Blackstone,
Master of Rirkbeck College. London University Serial:
The Fashion in Shrouds (3)
The Old Ladies at the Zoo by DAVID ASHTON
Joint prize-winner radio TIMES Drama Awards 1985 with Peggy Mount as Bruno and Liz Smith as Lily
Every Monday they go to the zoo. On one particular Monday they have something rather important to say to each other. Directed by JANE MORGAN Stereo (R)
The Poetry of Place
In the first of six programmes
Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill uncovers hidden yet vital traditions of Irish poetry from the 12th century until the present day. Readers MAIRE NI GHRAINNE
MACDARA O FATHARTA and DONALL FARMER
Producer KATHRYN PORTER BBC Northern Ireland
Britain the dirty man of Europe? Why does Britain have such a low reputation in Europe for taking care of the environment?
Max Easterman reports. Producer GUDRUN DALIBOR Editor BRIAN WALKER BBC Manchester
Take It to the Top
October is National Jazz Month. Is there a depth of unrecognised talent which this month's celebrations will bring into the spotlight or is the much heralded 'jazz revival' more the product of persuasive marketing?
Paul Allen sounds out young voices in British jazz as they pursue both new music and new audiences.
Producer JOHN GOltDIE
Presented by Robert Williams and Frances Coverdale continued on VHF/FM5.50-5.55
with CHARLOTTE GREEN including Financial Report
(Re broadcast tomorrow at 1.40pm) Written by ROB GITTINS Cast for the week:
Barn Dance Band: MICK PEAT (banjo)
PHILIP LANGHAM (fiddle) BARRY COOPE (melodeon) BARRY RENSHAW (drums) BBC Pebble Mill
(Details tomorrow at 9.05am L W)
Nods and Winks and Wreathed Smiles
Three programmes in which Peter Evans looks on as scientists examine that most precious thing, the human face. 1: The face as protagonist in the epic of human life
Producer NICHOLAS MORGAN
● FEATURE: page 23
(Details tomorrow at 11.00am LW)
The Captain's Court Case by ANNE FINE Stereo
Stow-on-the-Wold In the first of three programmes, Allan Smith visits the famous horse fair at Stow-on-the-Wold, an important fixture in the gypsy calendar and a must for horse dealers and horse lovers for miles around.
Producer JENNY HARGREAVES
Presented by Natalie Wheen Producer EDWINA WOLSTENCROFT
(Rev re-broadcast tomorrow at 4. 35pm)
Plain Tales from the Hills 3: A Bank Fraud
Presented by Alexander MacLeod including special coverage by Stuart Simon of the Conservative Party Conference in Blackpool
A documentary compiled by Peter Jukes
The highlight of Devon Fagan 's week is Saturday night when he goes to a disco with his mates.
This young carpenter, who lives in Tottenham, prepares for a night out with extraordinary thoroughness.
With Devon Fagan , the manager, the barman, the disc-jockey, the lighting man, the bouncer at the Camden
Palace - and some of the girls who frequent it.
Producer JOHN THEOCHARIS. Stereo (R)
followed by an interlude
History: GCSE Assignments The Arabl Israeli Conflict Stereo (e)