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with John Humphrys and Peter Hobday.
Details as Monday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with Rev
Dr Donald English.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Peter Hobday.
Unknown:
Dr Donald English.

Chris Dunkley of the Financial Times airs your letters and comments on BBC programmes and policy.
Producer Nadine Grieve
9 WRITE to: Feedback. BBC, London W1A 1AA
● Chris Dunkley writes on The Future of Radio: page 34

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Dunkley
Producer:
Nadine Grieve
Unknown:
Chris Dunkley

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

The last in a series in which Harry Thompson climbs into his Bullnosed Morris and recalls motoring between the wars. 4: The Road to Spaghetti Junction. As Singer Sixes and Austin Sevens nosed their way along the tracks of Britain, a new map of the nation was being forged. Secret places and absolute quiet were found and lost as motoring grew. Producer Amanda Mares

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Thompson
Producer:
Amanda Mares

When author Muriel Spark 's first novel appeared, following her conversion to Roman Catholicism in 1954, she had already established a reputation as a poet and biographer. The Comforters was warmly received and was followed by many novels, including her best known, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. She is about to publish a volume of autobiography. Nigel Forde examines her particular talent for elegant, comic and eccentric stories.
Nigel Williams talks about his new comic novel, They Came from SW19, and Kate Figes selects the pick of the summer's paperback reading.
Producer Sally Marmion. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Muriel Spark
Unknown:
Nigel Forde
Talks:
Nigel Williams
Talks:
Kate Figes
Producer:
Sally Marmion.

A major retrospective of the impressionist painter Alfred Sisley ; and Pete Davies , author of Storm Country, ventures into small-town America.
Natalie Wheen's guest is the conductor
Richard Hickox.
Producer John Goudie. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Alfred Sisley
Unknown:
Pete Davies
Conductor:
Richard Hickox.
Producer:
John Goudie.

Nigel's childhood comes up trumps at Lower Loxley.
Written by Graham Harvey Director Vanessa Whitburn
Stereo

Contributors

Written By:
Graham Harvey
Director:
Vanessa Whitburn
Jill:
Patricia Greene
Kenton:
Graeme Kirk
Shula:
Judy Bennett
Mark:
Richard Derrington
Ruth:
Felicity Finch
Elizabeth:
Alison Dowling
Brian:
Charles Collingwood
Tony:
Colin Skipp
Tom:
Bob Arnold
Peggy:
June Spencer
Nelson:
Jack May
Martha:
Mollie Harris
Joe:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie:
Rosalind Adams
William:
Philip Molloy
Neil:
Brian Hewlett
Susan:
Charlotte Martin
Brenda:
Helen Cutler
Mrs Antrobus:
Margot Boyd
Bert:
Roger Hume
Robin:
Tim Meats
Usha:
Sudha Bhuchar
Nigel:
Graham Seed

From South Ascot, Berkshire.
Panel: Bryan Gould , MP, Shadow Environment
Secretary; Sir Simon Hornby , Chairman of W H Smith ; Peter Lilley , MP; Judy Weleminsky , Director, National Council for Voluntary Organisations. Chairman
Jonathan Dimbleby. Producer Nick Utechin

Contributors

Unknown:
Bryan Gould
Unknown:
Sir Simon Hornby
Unknown:
H Smith
Unknown:
Peter Lilley
Unknown:
Judy Weleminsky
Unknown:
Jonathan Dimbleby.
Producer:
Nick Utechin

BBC Radio 4 FM

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