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with Peter Hobday and Sue MacGregor. Details as yesterday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with Canon Eric James.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor.
Unknown:
Canon Eric James.

Regional Variations (2)

Robert Stephens in Peerless Brighton

BBC Radio 4 FM

Water of Life (Stephen Dean ); I heard the voice of Jesus say; John 4, w 8-10 and 15-29; God is a spirit (Sterndale Bennett); How lovely on the mountains. Director of Music Martin Bates.

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Dean
Music:
Martin Bates.

Edwina Currie tells Jenni Murray why, after the Department of Health, a fiery career in the Commons and a leaning towards Europe, she hasfinallyturnedto crime.
Story: Polly James reads The Faithful Departed from Those Sailing Ships of His Boyhood Dreams by Moy McCrory. Abridged by Ann Rees Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Edwina Currie
Unknown:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Polly James
Unknown:
Moy McCrory.
Abridged By:
Ann Rees Jones

The convoluted chronicle of an optimistic author by Basil Boothroyd , starring Ian Carmichael as Gerald C Potter and Charlotte Mitchell as his wife. Book 4, Chapter 5: The Outing With Preston Lockwood
Producer Bobby Jaye

Contributors

Unknown:
Basil Boothroyd
Unknown:
Ian Carmichael
Unknown:
Gerald C Potter
Unknown:
Charlotte Mitchell
Unknown:
Preston Lockwood
Producer:
Bobby Jaye

Andrew Green invites the harpsichordist Ton Koopman to choose music which reflects the character and spirit of his native Holland.
Producer Gillian Hush

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Green
Harpsichordist:
Ton Koopman
Producer:
Gillian Hush

Regional Variations (2)

Prime Minister's Questions

BBC Radio 4 FM

A highlight for everybody who enjoys having a good whinge as agony uncle Philip Hodson takes a look at the art of grumbling. He selects some fine examples which show that a spot of moaning seems to oil the wheels of conversation and keeps everyone in good condition. Producer Penny Lawrence

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Hodson

Michael Moorcock writes both fantasy and mainstream fiction. Robert Dawson
Scott talks to the acclaimed author as he prepares to move to America, and, as the Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories is published, discusses the genre's merits. Producer Paul Quinn (Revised repeat at 9.15pm)

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Moorcock
Unknown:
Robert Dawson
Producer:
Paul Quinn

Fourth episode of Christopher Lee 's six-part drama of political intrigue.
Producer Neil Cargill

Contributors

Unknown:
Christopher Lee
Producer:
Neil Cargill
Charles Bannister:
Julian Glover
Dougal Baxter:
Peter Kelly
Mary:
Isla Blair
Henry:
Christopher Benjamin
Wigton:
Trevor Peacock
Sharp:
Norman Bird
Alex:
Caroline Bliss

What happens when you find out something about your family that changes your relationship with them for ever?
Veronica Reinhardt probes the extraordinary secrets behind another apparently ordinary family situation. Producer Cathie Mahoney

Contributors

Unknown:
Veronica Reinhardt
Producer:
Cathie Mahoney

News, views and information for people with a visual handicap. With Peter White. Producer Eleanor Garland
QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS: phone [number removed] between 9.15pm and 10.15pm
FACTSHEET: send large sae to [address removed]
HANDBOOK: 116.50, from [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter White.
Producer:
Eleanor Garland

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