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with Brian Redhead and John Humphrys.
Details as yesterday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with the Rev
David Cohen.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
John Humphrys.
Unknown:
David Cohen.

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

The last of a five-part adaptation of Dick Francis 's novel, winner of a Gold Dagger award for crime writing. Sid believes he knows the truth behind the doping and the phoney racing syndicates. But dare he reveal it? Dramatised by Alan England Director Philip Martin. Stereo

Contributors

Author:
Dick Francis
Dramatised By:
Alan England
Director:
Philip Martin.
Sid Halley:
Mick Ford
Chico Barnes:
Kim Durham
Lucas Wainwright:
David Neal
Charles:
Simon Carter
Rosemary:
Patricia Gallimore
George Caspar:
Alan Devereux
Trevor Deansgate:
Terry Molloy
Rammileese:
Andy Hockley
Mark Rammileese:
Philip Molloy
Ullaston:
Geoff Serle
Jenny:
Petra Markham

withjenni Murray. Serial: Deep Sleep by Frances Fyfield.
Helen West of the Crown Prosecution Service is recovering in hospital from an operation. There she strikes up an unlikely friendship with the anaesthetist, which is to prove highly relevant to her next case.
The first often episodes read by Jan Francis. Abridged by Doreen Estall Music: Britten's Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Frances Fyfield.
Unknown:
Helen West
Read By:
Jan Francis.
Abridged By:
Doreen Estall

The last of a seven-part adaptation of the novel by John Ie Carre.
Surrounded by old colleagues, George Smiley plots the closing stages of a "journey" that has brought a great prize within his grasp.
Music Max Harris.
Adapted by Rene Basilico
Producer John Fawcett Wilson Stereo

Contributors

Novel By:
John Ie Carre.
Unknown:
George Smiley
Music:
Max Harris.
Adapted By:
Rene Basilico
Producer:
John Fawcett Wilson
George Smiley:
Bernard Hepton
Toby Esterhase:
Charles Kay
Grigoriev:
Christopher Rozycki
Peter Guillam:
Douglas Blackwell
Alexandra/Tatiana:
Sophie Walkie Wicz-Slav
Millie McCraig:
Eva Stuart
Canada Bill:
Garrick Hagon
Sartor:
Michael Batz
Skordeno:
Peter Birch
Mother Felicity:
Hannah Norbert

Robert Dawson-Scott considers what thriller writers have made of the last 12 months of murder, mayhem and intrigue; veteran blues pianist
Johnny Johnson is a guest; and the life and work of the photographer Irving Penn is examined.
Producer Anthony Denselow
Stereo (Revised repeat 9.30pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Dawson-Scott
Pianist:
Johnny Johnson
Unknown:
Irving Penn
Producer:
Anthony Denselow

The adventures of characters created by the humorist J B Morton.
With Richard Ingrams , John Wells ,
Patricia Routledge , John Sessions and Brian Perkins.
Producer Harry Thompson Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
J B Morton.
Unknown:
Richard Ingrams
Unknown:
John Wells
Unknown:
Patricia Routledge
Unknown:
John Sessions
Unknown:
Brian Perkins.
Producer:
Harry Thompson

Ashes of Empire
A three-part series in which Gordon Clough reports from the Soviet Union. 2: Goinglt Alone
Will the separation now demanded by the Ukraine and other republics plunge the old Union into greater poverty and chaos?
Producers Lucy Ash and Lynne Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Gordon Clough
Unknown:
Lynne Jones

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