Programme Index

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on BBC Radio 4 FM

with Peter Hobday and Susannah Simons.
Including:
6.45 Business News
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Dr Pauline Webb.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
Susannah Simons.
Unknown:
Dr Pauline Webb.

Regional Variations (2)

Questions of Taste

BBC Radio 4 FM

Direct from the Manvers Street Baptist Church, Bath. Led by the Rev
I Stephen Lynas. With the Jane Lilley Singers.
0 Breath Of Life
(Hammond); Isaiah 11, w 1-9; 0 Let The Son Of God
(Wimber); Power To Be Witnesses (Jones); The Spirit Came (Seddon). Director of Music
Jane Gibb. Accompanist Colin Hunt.

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Lynas.
Accompanist:
Jane Gibb.
Accompanist:
Colin Hunt.

with Jenni Murray.
(Revised repeat at 7.20pm LW) Serial: Family Money by Nina Bawden.
Abridged in 12 episodes by Elizabeth Bradbury. Read by Brenda Bruce.
1: Widow Fanny Pye is the witness to the fatal brawl in which she is knocked unconscious. Afterwards she remembers nothing. But does the killer know that?
Music: Hoiby's Piano Concerto. Editors Sally Feidman and Clare Selerie

Contributors

Unknown:
Jenni Murray.
Unknown:
Nina Bawden.
Unknown:
Elizabeth Bradbury.
Read By:
Brenda Bruce.
Unknown:
Widow Fanny Pye
Editors:
Sally Feidman
Editors:
Clare Selerie

Chaired by Robert Robinson.
First Round - Midlands and East Anglia.
Dr Stephen Cribb (consultant geologist); Jane Corwin (housewife); Christopher Hamer (business development manager);
Eric Whelan (purchasing manager)
Including Beat the Brains: listeners put their own questions to the contestants. Producer Richard Edis. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Robinson.
Unknown:
Dr Stephen Cribb
Unknown:
Jane Corwin
Unknown:
Christopher Hamer
Unknown:
Eric Whelan
Producer:
Richard Edis.

A thriller by Eric Pringle set against the exciting test of endurance known as the Bob Graham Round of the Fells.

Jeffrey Cotterell retraces his late brother's attempt on the 42 mountains of the Lake District Edward Cotterell died. Was it an accident or something more sinister?
(Stereo)

Contributors

Writer:
Eric Pringle
Producer:
Kay Patrick
Jeffrey:
Christian Rodska
Edward:
John McCardle
Gilbert:
Martin Reeve
Wendy:
Diane Whitley
Vicky/Agatha:
Sue Jenkins
John:
Keith Ladd
Robert:
John Branwell
Stan:
Tom Bowles
Walter:
John Basham
Jeffrey as child:
Karl Anthony Bonworth
Edward as child:
Michael Turner

Robert Dawson-Scott reviews a new
Buffy St Marie record and visits the exhibition of Icelandic artists in Scotland.
Producer Sarah Johnson. Stereo (Revised repeat at 9.30pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Dawson-Scott
Unknown:
Buffy St Marie
Producer:
Sarah Johnson.

Cowboys by Stephen Amidon.
His father dropped out of college and went to
Hollywood to become a cowboy stuntman. Read by Garrick Hagon. Producer Michael Earley

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Amidon.
Read By:
Garrick Hagon.
Producer:
Michael Earley
on BBC Radio 4 FM

Six enthusiasts introduce Dylan Winter to the vehicle they love.
3: A 1953 Triumph motorbike and side-car races the latest machines from Japan. Producer Hamish Mykura Stereo

Contributors

Producer:
Hamish Mykura

Unreasonable Behaviour Faced with a political and sexual scandal, an ambitious local councillor finds his marriage and career on the brink of collapse.
A new play by Christopher Reason.
Director Marilyn Imrie. Stereo 1

Contributors

Play By:
Christopher Reason.
Director:
Marilyn Imrie.
Alan McAndrew:
Russell Dixon
Judy Morrison:
Siriol Jenkins
Steve Malone:
Keith Drinkel
Joanne Malone:
Gillian Bevan
Mary Douglas:
Melanie Hudson
Joanne's solicitor:
Theresa Streatfeild
Ruth:
Joanna Wake
Colin Sanders:
Peter Gunn
Harry Greenwood:
Eric Allan
Councillor Curtis:
John Church
Councillor Hunt:
Jonathan Adams
Alan's solicitor:
David Learner
Prison officers:
Peter Penry Jones
Prison officers:
Gordon Reid

Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay.
Abridged in ten parts by Roger Pine , read by Lisa Harrow.
1: Everyone agreed that St Valentine's Day 1900 was the perfect day for the young ladies of Appleyard College to go on a picnic. Music by Roger Limb.
Radiophonic Workshop. Producer Tim Gebbels

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Lindsay.
Unknown:
Roger Pine
Read By:
Lisa Harrow.
Music By:
Roger Limb.
Producer:
Tim Gebbels

A 50s comedy classic, with Jimmy Edwards ,
Dick Bentley , Alma Cogan , June Whitfield and Wallas Eaton. Written by Frank Muir and Denis Norden.
Producer Charles Maxwell. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Edwards
Unknown:
Dick Bentley
Unknown:
Alma Cogan
Unknown:
June Whitfield
Unknown:
Wallas Eaton.
Written By:
Frank Muir
Written By:
Denis Norden.
Producer:
Charles Maxwell.

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