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Six programmes on child development. 1: Time to Talk, Time to Play. The stimulation that a baby receives in its first few months has far-reaching consequences for the development of its brain. Presented by Kirsty Wark. Producers Angie Mason and Merilyn Harris

Contributors

Presented By:
Kirsty Wark.
Producers:
Angie Mason

Comedy series by Katie Hims. The coffee tin containing half the company profits has not been found. With only three days to go, can the two-and-a-half grand be collected in time? with Roger May , Jane Whittenshaw and Mark Straker. Director Cat Horn

Contributors

Unknown:
Katie Hims.
Unknown:
Roger May
Unknown:
Jane Whittenshaw
Unknown:
Mark Straker.
Jimmy:
Gerard McDermott
Martina:
Catherine Harvey

By Gill Adams. Three generations of women head for Lourdes for a weekend of arguing, praying and discovery. A funny and moving story exploring the lies, regrets, dreams and fears of mothers and daughters. with Clare Jordan and Martin Reeve Director Melanie Harris

Contributors

Unknown:
Gill Adams.
Unknown:
Clare Jordan
Unknown:
Martin Reeve
Director:
Melanie Harris
Gran:
Ann Rye
Linda:
Sarah Parks

In the first of five programmes featuring amateur scientists, astronomer Guy Hurst acts as a bridge between amateurs and professionals worldwide. Presented by Anna Grayson. Producer Neil George Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Guy Hurst
Presented By:
Anna Grayson.
Producer:
Neil George Repeat

Anna Massey narrates the history of Britain, with the words of Sir Winston Churchill read by Paul Eddington.
Additional readings by John Turner and David Timson. 31: The King's Favourite and Bannockburn Written by Christopher Lee Producer Pete Atkin Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Anna Massey
Unknown:
Sir Winston Churchill
Read By:
Paul Eddington.
Unknown:
John Turner
Unknown:
David Timson.
Written By:
Christopher Lee
Producer:
Pete Atkin

Nicholas Parsons is joined by Clement Freud , Stephen Frost , Derek Nimmo and Tony Slattery for radio's most devious panel game. Recorded at St James's Concert Hall, Guernsey.
Devised by Ian Messiter. Producer Chris Neill

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Unknown:
Clement Freud
Unknown:
Stephen Frost
Unknown:
Derek Nimmo
Unknown:
Tony Slattery
Unknown:
Ian Messiter.
Producer:
Chris Neill

An environmental drama by Tim Jackson. Laura applies for a job in Norfolk and explores her relationship with her fiance Dean. Part 1 of 30. with Kelly Hunter , Sean Baker Tina Gray Eric Allan, David Holt , Bella Hamblin and Norman Bird. Music Malcolm McKee Director Peter Leslie Wild. Repeated from 10.45am

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Jackson.
Unknown:
Kelly Hunter
Unknown:
Tina Gray Eric
Unknown:
David Holt
Unknown:
Bella Hamblin
Unknown:
Norman Bird.
Music:
Malcolm McKee
Unknown:
Leslie Wild.
Laura:
McLaren Rachelatkins
Dean Finch:
Ian Pepperell

Do Parents Matter? Recent research suggests a child's personality is shaped most by genetics and the influence of other youngsters. So what difference does good parenting make?
Presented by Frances Caimcross.
Producer Ingrid Hassler. Rptd Sunday 9.30pm
* Face behind the Voice: page 135 ,

Contributors

Presented By:
Frances CaimcRoss.
Producer:
Ingrid Hassler.

Patrick Malahide reads Patrick O'Brtan 's novel about Captain Jack Aubrey and his ' friend Dr Stephen Maturin in the Royal Navy of Nelson's time. Part 1 of 10. Abridged by Roger Danes Producer Patrick Rayner

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick Malahide
Unknown:
Patrick O'Brtan
Unknown:
Captain Jack Aubrey
Unknown:
Dr Stephen Maturin
Abridged By:
Roger Danes
Producer:
Patrick Rayner

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More