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on BBC Radio 4 FM

Presented by Brian Redhead and John Humphrys
6.30, 7.30, 8.30 News Summary
6.45* Business News
7.00,8.00 Today's News Read by SIMON VANCE
7.25*, 8.25* Sport
7.45* Thought for the Day
8.35* Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian Redhead
Presented By:
John Humphrys
Read By:
Simon Vance

When a piece of land, complete with badger sett. is sold for housing development, is any attention paid to the needs of the badgers? Fergus Keeling and Jessica Holm hear some encouraging news.
Producer HELEN ODAMS. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Fergus Keeling
Unknown:
Jessica Holm
Producer:
Helen Odams.

Regional Variations (2)

Citizens

BBC Radio 4 FM

11.00 Teachers' Talk What's 's New in the World of Education? (10) Producer GRAHAM TAYAR (e)
11.05 In the News Presented by ROY SHEPPARD Producer JULIA BROOKE (e)
11.30 Pictures in Your Mind (Poems and Topics)
10: Family Gatherings.... Presented and produced by PETER CUTTS. Stereo (e)
11.40 Listen! The Strange Case of Mr Jupiter An adventure serial by SUE LIMB 10: Fair Play Producer DAN GARRETT. Stereo (R) (e)

Contributors

Presented By:
Roy Sheppard
Producer:
Julia Brooke
Produced By:
Peter Cutts.
Unknown:
Mr Jupiter
Producer:
Dan Garrett.

The British film producer
Jeremy Thomas , whose movie The Last Emperor won nine
Oscars, talks to Sue MacGregor about his life and work. Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester
(Re broadcast next Saturday)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Thomas
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor

A comedy in eight episodes by Jan Etherington and Gavin Petrie starring James Bolam and Lynda Bellingham with Kelda Holmes and Mark Denham
(Stereo)

Contributors

Writer:
Jan Etherington
Writer:
Gavin Petrie
Producer:
Pete Atkin
Bill:
James Bolam
Faith:
Lynda Bellingham
Hannah:
Kelda Holmes
Joe:
Mark Denham
Christian:
Ian Targett

1.55 Listening Corner Koobor the Orphan. Stereo
2.05 Looking at Nature Goes Science Christmas Display Ideas to put science into your current Christmas project. Producer MIKE HOWARTH. Stereo (e)
2.20 Slambash Wangs of a Compo Gormer by ROBERT LEESON With REECE DINSDALE as Arnold and Dornal (10) Producer JANET WHITAKER. Stereo (e)
2.40 Science for All Up, Up and Away (2) A look behind the scenes at an airline pilot's day. Written and produced by JOHN TURTON (e)

Contributors

Producer:
Mike Howarth.
Unknown:
Slambash Wangs
Unknown:
Robert Leeson
Unknown:
Reece Dinsdale
Producer:
Janet Whitaker.
Produced By:
John Turton

Jenni Murray meets
Professor June Lloyd. President of the British Paediatric Association. Serial: Sheep's Clothing by CEUA DALE abridged in ten episodes by JANET HICKSON
Read by Brenda Bruce and David Goodland (Part 1) Grace and Janice met in Holloway Prison. Now they run a profitable racket: posing as DHSS officials, they prey on the elderly.
(Music: Alwyn s String Quartet,No 3)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Janet Hickson
Read By:
Brenda Bruce

by JOHN NELSON BURTON with OK, so Albert's brill! I mean, when he did his civil defence course he got four stars in survival. But when it comes to coping with the wide boys up west in Soho, he's a babe-in-anns. Mind you, there's always Elsie La Rue to the rescue!
Directed by DAVID JOHNSTON. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
John Nelson Burton
Unknown:
Elsie La Rue
Directed By:
David Johnston.
Albert Fetlock:
Graham Chinn
Elsie La Rue:
Joanna MacKie
Mum:
Hilda Schroder
Jimmy Seed:
Wayne Jackman
Col Courtenay:
Nicholas Courtney
Det Inspector Cleggan:
Colin Starkey
Hilda Cleggan:
Jo Kendall
Det Sgt Spratt:
Philip Sully
Big Max:
Christopher Scott
Freddie Firkin:
Richard Tate
Maggie:
Joan Walker
Housewife:
Joan Matheson

Nigel Forde is excused afternoon prep to keep an appointment behind the boot-lockers with Anthony Buckeridge , whose endearing series of schoolboy stories about Jennings and his friend Darbishire is now being revived and updated. Who else will Nigel put on his cake list for this week? Producer WILL CANTOPHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Nigel Forde
Unknown:
Anthony Buckeridge
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Presented by Frances Coverdale and Robert Williams
5.00,5.30 News Summary
5.25 PM Letters; 5.31 City News continuedon FM 5.50-5.55

Contributors

Presented By:
Frances Coverdale
Presented By:
Robert Williams

A chance to air your views on some of the subjects raised in last week's Any Questions? Introduced by Brian Gear Producer LAURIE MASON BBC Bristol

Contributors

Introduced By:
Brian Gear
Producer:
Laurie Mason

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 W1A 1AA

Contributors

Presented By:
Kati Whitaker
Producer:
Marlene Pease

Alan Bennett has a double bill opening tonight at the National Theatre, London, called Single Spies, including an adaptation of his prize-winning play An Englishman Abroad. And photographer
Helmut Newton unveils his latest nude studies and portraits.
Producer NOAH RICHLER

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Bennett
Unknown:
Helmut Newton

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