Presented by Michael Pickstock Producer ALLAN WRIGHT BBC Pebble Mill
with Hope Sealy
Presented by Peter Hobday and Brian Redhead
7.00,8.00 Today's News Read by SIMON VANCE
With GARRY RICHARDSON
7.30,8.30 News Summary
7.40*, 8.47* Today's Papers
7.45 In Perspective with JOHN NEWBURY, the BBC's
Religious Affairs Correspondent Editor JOLYON MONSON
with Cliff Morgan. Including news from Pakistan, where
England's cricket team brave the heat of weather and food in preparation for the forthcoming World Cup.
Producer PETER GRIFFITHS
With Bernard Falk , reporter Susan Marling and travel expert Nigel Coombs Producer JENNY MALLINSON DUFF
unravelled by Ned Sherrin and the likes of Craig Charles Carol Thatcher , Emma Freud and Jonathan Ross. Plus Victor Lewis Smith 's Look at Life Additional material by ALISTAIR BEATON
Producers IAN GARDHOUSE and CATHIE MAHONEY
Peter Kellner , of the Independent, reviews the past week at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton. Producer MARGARET HILL
(Details on Monday at 10.00am)
The Flu Special
A serious in-depth look at the problem of the flu virus, illustrated by song, dance, comedy and magic. Plus, two medically trained adults will be demonstrating how to use a handkerchief.
In pink tracksuits: and special guest Kate Robbins Written by GEOFFREY PERKINS and ANGUS DEAYTON
Music and icebergs by PHILIP POPE and ANGUS DEAYTON Producer DAVID TYLER. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 6.30pm)
Sir Norman Tonsil:
Dr Serious Voice:
Professor Jacques Aubergin:
The Rt Hon Kenneth Baker , mp David Blunkett , mp
Louis Blom-Cooper , qc and Barbara Hosking
Only Connect.... with Gillian Reynolds and guests
Producers LUCY LUNT and PIPPA BURSTON
Stamping, Shouting and Singing Home by LISA EVANS Lizzie's family's history is a vivid one - from slavery to martyrdom. Lizzie was born black in America's Deep South. With and Directed by PETER KING
At the age of 16 Christian Rodskjaer went to sea on the three-masted barque Germaine.
Nearly 60 years later, he recalls those days in conversation with his son, the actor Christian Rodska.
Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 9. 30pm)
My Brain Talks to Me Nights.... Gary Lynch is good at listening to what his brain tells him about itself. And he's just as good at telling other people about it. Georgina Ferry met him recently and their talking point was the nature of human memory.
Producer NICHOLAS MORGAN
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 7.45pm)
4.30 Community Matters With GAVIN WEIGHTMAN (e)
5.00 When in Spain English actor ANDREW SACHS (whose only Spanish word until recently was que?) starts speaking un poco of the Spanish language with the help of actor espanolMiGUEL PENARANDA. CRisTiNA LAGO is also on hand for the first of a five-part series. Written and produced by ALAN WILDING (R) (e) (When in Spain tomorrow at 11.45am on BBC1)
5.30 L'ltaliadal vivo Second-stage Italian A series of 20 programmes to follow Buongiomo Italia! 1: Moltolieto Presentatori DENISE DE ROME e ENRICO VERDECCHIA Testi di BOB POWELL Regia di MICK WEBB (R) (e)
Presented by Jeremy Cherfas
with Bill Wallis , David Tate Sally Grace and Jon Glover
With BRIAN PERKINS including Sports Round-up
Music by KIT AND THE WIDOW
Producer MICHAEL EMBER. Stereo
Waxwork by PETER LOVESEY adapted by GEOFFREY M. MATTHEWS with Brian Cox as Sgt Cribb and It is 1888. In Newgate Prison Miriam Cromer awaits the death penalty for the murder of Josiah Perceval. She has confessed that blackmail drove her to the crime, but a photograph sent anonymously to the Home Office reveals new evidence and Sgt Cribb must investigate.
Directed by VANESSA WHITBURN BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
(Re-broadcast on Monday at 3. 00pm)
Lottie Piper/First wardress:
Mrs Berry/Dorothea Davenant:
with Richard Baker
Producer JUDITH ROLES. ,Stereo
The poet Glyn Hughes reads a selection from the work of poet Sam Laycock.
Producer FRASER STEEL BBC Manchester (R)
with Richard Harries. Stereo
The Great Bunion Derby
In the Depression-hit America of the 1920s, a get-rich-quick promoter offered fabulous prizes for a 3,000-mile Trans-
Continental Footrace. Hundreds of runners attempted the route from Los Angeles to New York, which took them across the sun-scorched Mojave Desert and the snow-bound Rockies.
Tom McNab recounts the story of the first Trans-Continental Footrace.
Producer ANNE HINDS BBC Pebble Mill
Eight programmes in which Johnny Morris continues his radio autobiography. He recalls the war years spent on a Wiltshire farm and his early post-war adventures in the world of broadcasting.
Producer MARGARET BRADLEY BBC Bristol
by MICHAEL SNELGROVE with and Brabazon's task is to investigate his superiors, using hand-picked officers.
Unfortunately, the hand that picked them belongs to his boss.
Producer PAUL MAYHEW-ARCHER Stereo
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A laugh a minute at £1,000 a second
Written and presented by Andy Hamilton and Nick Revell with Felicity Montagu and Harry Enfield
Producer (in the BBC's Fiji Studios) PAUL MAYHEW ARCHER. Stereo
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