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Presented by Peter Hobday and Sue MacGregor
7.00,8.00 Today's News Read by BRYAN MARTIN
7.25* Sport
With GARRY RICHARDSON
7.30,8.30 News Summary
7.40*, 8.47* Today's Papers
7.45 In Perspective
With ROSEMARY HARTILL the BBC's Religious Affairs Correspondent.
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament Editor PHILIP HARDING

Contributors

Presented By:
Peter Hobday
Presented By:
Sue MacGregor
Read By:
Bryan Martin
Unknown:
Garry Richardson
Unknown:
Rosemary Hartill
Editor:
Philip Harding

Presented by Cliff Morgan Thistles in Wales and Shamrocks in Paris - it's round three of the Five Nations
Championship ... the FA Cup has reached the fifth round and the XV Olympic Winter Games slide towards the end of their opening week.
Producer GORDON TURNBULL

Contributors

Presented By:
Cliff Morgan

The holiday and travel programme presented by Susan Marling
Travel expert Nigel Coombs joins Susan every Saturday morning to keep you in touch with the latest holiday problems and news. Producer HELEN ROBSON
Far details of items in this week's programme please send sae to:
[address removed]

Contributors

Presented By:
Susan Marling
Unknown:
Nigel Coombs
Producer:
Helen Robson

unravelled, dangled or tied up by Ned Sherrin and the likes of Stephen Fry , Carol Thatcher and Emma Freud
Plus Victor Lewis Smith with more slices from a York ham Additional material by ALISTAIR BEATON
Additional additional material from PAUL SPARKS
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE CATHIE MAHONEY and JAN ARKWRIGHT

Contributors

Unknown:
Ned Sherrin
Unknown:
Stephen Fry
Unknown:
Carol Thatcher
Unknown:
Emma Freud
Unknown:
Plus Victor Lewis Smith
Unknown:
Alistair Beaton
Unknown:
Paul Sparks
Producers:
Ian Gardhouse
Producers:
Cathie Mahoney
Producers:
Jan Arkwright

Bernard Braden
Sheila Hancock and Derek Nimmo tell the stories. Tim Brooke-Taylor , you and the studio audience try to spot the lie.
Devised by IAN MESSITER
Producer EDWARD TAYLOR. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at & 30pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bernard Braden
Unknown:
Sheila Hancock
Unknown:
Derek Nimmo
Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Ian Messiter
Producer:
Edward Taylor.

by CHRIS HAWES
The late 19th century was a mixture of high-minded morality, vice and corruption. Elizabeth Paterson , moved by the plight of children in prison, takes into her house and her heart the child, Maysie. Maysie is no innocent, however, and Elizabeth's passionate concern becomes the means of her own destruction.
Directed by KAY PATRICK BBC Manchester. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Hawes
Unknown:
Elizabeth Paterson
Directed By:
Kay Patrick

The weekly satire show that's almost as ridiculous as the news itself with Bill Wallis , David Tate Sally Grace and Royce Mills

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Wallis
Unknown:
David Tate
Unknown:
Sally Grace
Unknown:
Royce Mills

Revolution on St Barbara by TERENCE KELLY dramatised from the novel by BARRY CAMPBELL and with TERENCE KELLY
St Barbara is a happy-go-lucky Caribbean island, rich in happiness but out-of-luck where hard cash is concerned. That's until wily old Joseph Mordecai comes up with his brilliant money-making idea for a 'Revolution on St Barbara'!
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 3. 00pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Terence Kelly
Novel By:
Barry Campbell
Novel By:
Terence Kelly
Unknown:
Joseph Mordecai
Directed By:
David Johnston
Joseph Mordecai:
Rudolph Walker
Valerie Murray:
Elaine Mordecai
Ernest Masterman:
Laurence Payne
Carole Mordecai:
Jay Byrd
Henry Cicurel:
Trevor Laird
Sybil Masterman:
Margaret Ward
Sir Peter Jeffrey-Smith:
Manning Wilson
Sydney:
Frank Singuineau

Charlie
A selection of the letters of Frank Cocker compiled by BILL WESTALL From the trenches of the Western Front, Frank Cocker wrote to his fiancee, Evelyn, about the soldier's life, and in particular his growing friendship with fellow
Yorkshireman, Lance Corporal Charlie Wood.
Reader Paul Copley
MARK LOCKHART (clarinet) Charlie's Theme by TREVOR ALLAN (piano) Producer ED THOMASON Stereo (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Cocker
Unknown:
Bill Westall
Unknown:
Frank Cocker
Unknown:
Lance Corporal
Reader:
Charlie Wood.
Reader:
Paul Copley
Clarinet:
Mark Lockhart
Piano:
Trevor Allan
Producer:
Ed Thomason

Written by STEPHEN SHERIDAN 2: A Violent Storm
It is the end of the 19th century - a time of dark and terrible deeds. And nowhere is more dark and terrible than Fallen
Arches, where Lord Cliffhanger is doing his best to murder his wife.
Producer MARK ROBSON. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Wednesday 12.25pm)

Contributors

Written By:
Stephen Sheridan
Producer:
Mark Robson.
Lord Cliffhanger:
Robert Lang
Lady Cliffhanger:
Annette Crosbie
Darling:
James Cossins
Florence:
Caroline Gruber
Dr Woodcock:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Colonel Banks:
William Squire
Silas Dirt:
Chris Emmett
Possibility Brown:
Jon Glover
Mrs Dirt:
Hilda Braid

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