With SISTER MARION EVA. OHP Stereo
Presented by Brian Redhead and Jennie Bond
6.30, 7.30, 8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News With PETER DAY
7.00, 8.00 Today's News Read by BRIAN PERKINS
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
With GARRY RICHARDSON
7.45* Thoughtfor the Day
2: In Peking Zoo
The Programme with Listener Power
You, the punters, report on your own stories with the help and support of Susan Marling and Eric Robson.
You ask the questions and investigate an intriguing range of life's injustices, problems and quirks. Join the Punters chase for answers and share the informative, entertaining and often unexpected results.
Produced by the PUNTERS TEAM Editor MARY PRICE BBCBristol
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by Peter Tinniswood in five episodes
Starring Stephen Thorne as Uncle Mort with Peter Skellern as Carter Brandon
Narrator Christian Rodska
Wildlife in the 'ricochet zone' around an army firing line might seem to be living dangerously, but a surprising number of animals and plants are definitely at home on the range. Jessica Holm and Fergus Keeling investigate what's going on in the wildlife world. Producer HELEN ODAMS BBCBristol
(Re-broadcast next Sunday)
reflecting the issues of the day Introduced from Broadcasting House, London. Stereo
Travel Broadens the What? (2)
Stereo (Omnibus edition on Saturday)
The first of four conversations in which Derek Cooper hears from people whose theories about food were ahead of their time.
1: Honeyfrom a Weed
For years Patience Gray has lived off the land, without electricity or running water, in different parts of the Mediterranean, writing about food as one of life's grandest and simplest pleasures.
Derek Cooper visits her in the Apulian wilderness to listen to the significant thoughts of a 'natural anarchist'.
Producer VANESSA HARRISON (Re-broadcast next Saturday)
Bruce Sandison tells
Christopher Lowell about
Loch Leven , Fife. The Loch is remembered for Mary Queen of Scots's escape, but nearby
Falkland Palace began its royal association with James II.
(First broadcast on Radio Scotland)
Presented by John Howard For information about this week's programme, write for Factsheet No 32: You and Yours, BBC London. W1A IAA
by JOHN LE CARRE (1) Stereo
Presented by Nick Worrall
King Jolly and the Ice-Cream Stereo (R)
Every year, school gates up and down the country ring with the cries of terrified new pupils being dragged through them. In the programme that explores the details of everyday life the children's author
Allan Ahlberg offers advice on how to prepare your fledglings - and yourselves - for the trauma of that first day.
Serial: The Colour of Murder (2) Presenter Jenni Murray
by RICHARD MORRIS with What would you do if you woke up one morning and found a stranger had been murdered on your bed? And how would you cope with a corpse that keeps appearing and disappearing? Adam Pride does his best in these bizarre circumstances - with hilarious results!
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON Stereo
Brian Gear invites Steve Race and Gillian Reynolds to pick some paperbacks. Producer PAMELA HOWE BBCBristol
(Re-broadcast next Sunday)
(Revised broadcast of yesterday's programme at 9. 45pm)
Presented by Frances Coverdale and Hugh Sykes
5.00,5.30 News Summary
5.25 PM Letters Letters to: PM. BBC London W1A IAA
5.31 City News continued on FM 5.50-5.55
With PETER DONALDSON including Financial Report
Written by MARY CUTLER Cast for the week:
A series of three programmes.
Teleri Bevan is in conversation with the great Spanish soprano who has been hailed as one of the finest singers of our time.
In a series of six talks,
Jamaican-born Ferdi Dennis goes on another journey into Afro-Britain.
1:A Weekend at Yaa Asantewa'De Livin' Word: A two-nite celebration of people's poetry! Featuring the finest exponents of riddim and rhyme.' So went the billing for a poetry event at Yaa Asantewa Arts Centre.
Producer MARINA SALANDY-BROWN t INFO: page 77
1: Geronimo: He Who Yawns (Details tomorrow at 11.32am)
0 HEAR THIS! page 16
A magazine of special interest to disabled listeners.
Presented by Kati Whitaker Producer MARLENE PEASE
Correspondence and enquiries to: Does He Take Sugar?
BBC, London WIA IAA Phone [number removed]
Lines open from 10.00am to5.00pm Monday to Friday
Maj or General Sir Jeremy Moore bids for those recordings which recall for him war and peace. Producer HELEN FRY
Christopher Cook presents the arts magazine which includes a report on London's last surviving music-hall theatre, the Hackney Empire, and a new play at the National Theatre about the psychoanalyst Melanie Klein.
Producer FIONA MCLEAN
(Re-broadcast tomorrow at 4.30pm)
The Countrywoman 4: Annie the Man
Presented by David Sells
Regional Variations (2)
members of the Medici String
Quartet who talk about the pros and cons of a musical life which obliges them to work as a full-time committee of four. Last of four programmes (R)
FM joins at 12.10