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Presented by Sue MacGregor and Peter Hobday.
Including:
6.45 Business News
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Rabbi Lionel Blue

Contributors

Presented By:
Sue MacGregor
Presented By:
Peter Hobday.

A view of three different occupations as seen from the BBC Sound Archives.
2: Artists
The portrait painter
Humphrey Ocean on the haphazard, non-structured world of the career artist. Producer Fiona Couper Stereo

Contributors

Producer:
Fiona Couper

A Question of Money A panel consisting of Louise Botting , Vincent Duggleby , Christopher Gilchrist and Philip Hardman answer questions on personal finance.
Producer Frances Macdonald

Contributors

Unknown:
Louise Botting
Unknown:
Vincent Duggleby
Unknown:
Christopher Gilchrist
Unknown:
Philip Hardman
Producer:
Frances MacDonald

from the Chapel of Loretto School, Musselburgh. Led by the Rev
Andrew McLellan. Reading:
Romans 8, vv 18-25
Hymns: Lord of All Being (Omberley); At the Name of Jesus (Camberwell); God Is Working His
Purpose Out (Purpose). Organist John Riley Director of Music
Timothy Goulter

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew McLellan.
Organist:
John Riley
Unknown:
Timothy Goulter

from Northern Ireland.
Simon Rae introduces a special edition featuring works by Irish poets requested by listeners. Readers Ruth McCabe and Ian McElhinney. Guest Paul Durcan.
Producer Pam Brighton. Stereo 0 REQUESTS to:
'Poetry Please!', BBC, Bristol 858 2LR

Contributors

Introduces:
Simon Rae
Readers:
Ruth McCabe
Readers:
Ian McElhinney.
Unknown:
Paul Durcan.
Producer:
Pam Brighton.

Introduced by Jenni Murray.
Flexible working can be ideal for women with children - but there are drawbacks. Maggie Meade-King points out the perils of part-time employment. Serial: Mary Reilly by Valerie Martin.
The sixth of 12 episodes read by Mia Soteriou.
Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury Editor Clare Selerie-Grey

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jenni Murray.
Unknown:
Mary Reilly
Unknown:
Valerie Martin.
Read By:
Mia Soteriou.
Abridged By:
Elizabeth Bradbury
Editor:
Clare Selerie-Grey

by J B Priestley. A happy family celebration is shattered by the arrival of a mysterious inspector enquiring about a young woman who has committed suicide. Even though none of the people present appear to have known her, he suggests that they are responsible for her death ...
Director Alfred Bradley Stereo (R)

Contributors

Director:
Alfred Bradley
Arthur Birling:
Ronald Baddiley
Gerald Croft:
Derrick Gilbert
Sybil Birling:
Ann Rye
Sheila Birling:
Barbara Flynn
Eric Birling:
Christian Rodska
Edna:
Teresa Moore
Inspector Goole:
Geoffrey Banks

Paul Vaughan finds out if playwriting can be taught by the likes of Alan Bennett , David Edgar ,
John Godber and Willy Russell in a new MA course at
Birmingham University; Roy Porter reads the letters of Alfred Lord
Tennyson; and Nicholas Kenyon discusses
Bach and the violin. Producer Nicki Paxman
Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Vaughan
Unknown:
Alan Bennett
Unknown:
David Edgar
Unknown:
John Godber
Unknown:
Willy Russell
Unknown:
Roy Porter
Unknown:
Alfred Lord
Unknown:
Nicholas Kenyon
Producer:
Nicki Paxman
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Presented by Valerie Singleton and Hugh Sykes Editor Kevin Marsh
0 WRITE to. PM Letters, BBC, London WIA IAA
0 LETTERLINE: [number removed]

Contributors

Presented By:
Valerie Singleton
Presented By:
Hugh Sykes
Editor:
Kevin Marsh

The Flight of Fellowship
John Brook is a high flier whose security business is about to expand globally. But all great men have their enemies.
Written by Chris Allen.
Director Matthew Walters Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
John Brook
Written By:
Chris Allen.
Director:
Matthew Walters
John Brook:
John Castle
Pippa:
Joan Walker
Roger:
Stephen Garlick
Naomi:
Moya O'Shea
Malcolm:
Jonathan Tafler
Shore:
David King
Terry:
Ian Lindsay
Emma:
Oona Beeson
Secretary:
Danielle Allan
Police inspector:
Vincent Brimble
Fordham:
James Greene
Newsreader:
C J Allen

Vedi
Ved Mehta's extraordinary autobiographical account of his childhood as a totally blind boy sent away to a mission school in Bombay.
Home for the Holidays The sixth of eight parts read by Sam Dastor. Producer Penny Gold

Contributors

Read By:
Sam Dastor.

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