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Including at
Today's Story
The Private Diplomat written by V. CORINNE RENSHAW read by EMRYS JAMES
5: The Smartest Guy In Town and at
1.45 Sports Desk: featuring lunchtime cricket scoreboard


Written By:
V. Corinne Renshaw
Read By:
Emrys James

Introduced from Glasgow by Mary Marquis
Bedside Manner: doctors take note
Man of Africa: Dr Livingstone, of course.
Country Dance: a Scottish reel throughout the world.
Eye on Eskimos: filming at the Pole.
Afternoon Tea: what's on your hotel menu.
LAURENCE HARRINGTON reads Inspector Ghote Trusts the Heart by h. R. F. KEATING (4)


Mary Marquis
Laurence Harrington
H. R. F. Keating

Music and this week's Sporting Clues including at
3.45 Sports Desk cycling:
Tour of Britain - Milk Race
JOHN BURNS reports from
Waggoners' Walk NW (Repeated: Monday, 10.30 am) and at
4.45 Sports Desk


John Burns

From the Hippodrome, Golders Green
Semprini conducts the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA BAND OF THE LIFE GUARDS conductor CAPT A. J. Richards , Director of Music
Friday Night's Star Singers IEONI PACE. NEILSON TAYLOR CHARLES YOUNG CHORALE with ROBERT DOCKER (piano) Introduced by Robin Boyle Producer ROBERT BOWMAN


J. Richards
Neilson Taylor
Introduced By:
Robin Boyle
Robert Bowman

1500m (202m in Scotland) only Simon Bates takes you into the weekend world of leisure, pleasure, and sport, with the music of SID PHILLIPS AND HIS BAND ZACK LAURENCE QUARTET
Producer RICHARD WILLCOX including at
10.15 Sports Desk and at
Skylab the latest news 'of the 3 American astronauts as they encircle the earth in their space lab


Simon Bates
Sid Phillips

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