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with John Humphrys and Peter Hobday.
Details as Monday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with the Rt Rev Richard Harries.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Peter Hobday.
Unknown:
Richard Harries.

Thriller-writer of many guises, Jonathan Aycliffe provides a ghostly element for Christmas with his new novel Whispers in the Dark. Nigel Forde also discusses the importance of time in fiction with novelists A S Byatt and Michael Frayn.
Producer Sally Marmion. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Aycliffe
Unknown:
Michael Frayn.
Producer:
Sally Marmion.

The Clerk's Tale by V S Pritchett.
A clerk remembers a journey to work in wartime, a journey that marked a dramatic move from adolescence to manhood.
Read by Reece Dinsdale. Producer Sue Wilson

Contributors

Read By:
Reece Dinsdale.
Producer:
Sue Wilson

An excuse or a proposal?
Written by Janey Preger
Director Keri Davies. Stereo
●Archers Addicts Fan Club: sae to [address removed]

Contributors

Written By:
Janey Preger
Director:
Keri Davies.
Phil Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Kenton Archer:
Graeme Kirk
Simla Hebdon:
Judy Bennett
Elizabeth Archer:
Alison Dowling
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Nelson Gabriel:
Jack May
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Garrie Grundy:
Rosalind Adams
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Mike Tucker:
Terry Molloy
Belly Tucker:
Pamela Craig
Caroline Bone:
Sara Coward
Mrs Antrobtis:
Margot Boyd
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Robin Stokes:
Tim Meats
Usha Gupta:
Sudha Bhuchar
Nigel Pargetter:
Graham Seed
Richard Locke:
William Gaminara
IJsa TRACEY:
Gardiner
Craig DAVID:
Phelan

Jonathan Dimbleby and guests Lady Howe,
Chairwoman of Opportunity 2000; Glenys Kinnock ,
Chairwoman of One World
Action; Sir Nigel Mobbs , Chairman of Aims of Industry and Slough
Estates pic; and Anthony Smith , President of Magdalen College, Oxford, tackle the issues raised in Banbury, Oxfordshire. Producer Nick Utechin

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Dimbleby
Unknown:
Glenys Kinnock
Unknown:
Sir Nigel Mobbs
Unknown:
Anthony Smith
Producer:
Nick Utechin

Escape from Siberia
Leon Trotsky's account of his hair-raising escape by yak and reindeer from prison in Siberia.
The first of five parts, read by Andrew Sachs. Abridged by Mark Lodge Producer Claire Grove
Stereo

Contributors

Read By:
Andrew Sachs.
Abridged By:
Mark Lodge

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