with Marjorie Lofthouse Producer JANE WARD
BBC Pebble Mill. Stereo
with Jack Hywel-Davies , including Bells on Sunday from St Mary's, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, Stereo
Claire Powell takes breakfast with Derek and Mollie Kelly on their poultry farm in Essex.
Producer SUE SMITH BBC Pebble Mill
with Libby Purves and Kati Whitaker.
Producer CHRISTINE MORGAN Editor BEVERLEY MCAINSH including at
talks, for the Week's Good Cause, about the annual St Martin's Christmas appeal. 0 DONATIONS:
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On the second Sunday in Advent The Rt Rev Barbara C. Harris , Suffragan Bishop of Massachusetts, preaches at the Cathedral Church of St Paul, Boston, with the Provost, THE REV
CANON GERALD W. PORTER. Readings: Isaiah 11, vv 1-10; Romans 15, vv 4-13; Matthew 3, vv 1-12
Music: Hark! a thrilling voice is sounding
(Merton); There's a voice in the wilderness crying (Ascension); On
Jordan's bank the Baptist's cry (Winchester New); Comfort, comfort ye my people (Psalm 42); Lo! he comes, with clouds descending
(Helmsley); Anthem: Nun komm der Heiden heiland.
Director of Music and Organist
Canon Gerald W.
Agricultural story editor ANTHONY PARKIN
Directed and edited by RUTH PATTERSON BBC Pebble Mill
with Nicholas Comfort Producer JANE BERESFORD
with Margaret Howard Stereo
Another chance to hear the poet
Sir Stephen Spender in conversation with Sue Lawley. Programme created by ROY PLOMLEY
Producer OLIVIA SELIGMAN Stereo
with Gordon Clough Deputy editor ROD LIDDLE Editor ROGER MOSEY
visits Derbyshire where members of the Hayfield Gardening Club put their queries to
Dr Stefan Buczacki Fred Downham and Roy Bee.
Chairman Clay Jones. Producer DIANA STENSON BBC Manchester
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Adapted in two episodes by Bert Coules
When criminals become unimaginative and crimes unchallenging, Sherlock Holmes seeks stimulation elsewhere ...
Dr John Watson:
with Laurie Taylor Researcher JANICE SMITH Producer CHRIS PALING
4.00 Something in the City Corinne Julius explores the London financial markets. 5: Currencies, Options and Futures
4.30 Understanding Parliament Five programmes. 4: The Judiciary Presented by Dr Oonagh McDonald.
5.00 Wordpower Writing New stories and poems for adult readers plus pieces written by Adult Basic Education students themselves. A Sense of Place Presented by Nigel Forde
5.30 Buongiorno Italia! A series of 20 programmes 9: Cosa prendiamo? Script by ALAN WILDING (R) • BOOK: £6. 95; three cassettes
94.95 each; teacher's notes £4.00
A critical look at six leading institutions. 5: Lincoln's Inn
For over 500 years Lincoln's Inn - the senior Inn of Court - has been at the centre of the English legal tradition. Julia Neuberger examines the Inn's role and finds out how the barristers and judges of Lincoln's Inn are reacting to radical changes in the legal world.
Producer MARGARET HILL
Michael Rosen meets the celebrated poet and story-teller James Berry.
Littlehampton was birthplace to one
Anita Pirelli whose
Italian-American family ran a cafe in the town. Thirty years on Anita Roddick set up the Body Shop, which still has its headquarters in Littlehampton as well as branches all over the country.
Producer KATE WHITEHEAD BBC Bristol
In the third part of his tales from Gallipoli, Rupert Westmacott describes how he could touch the Turks in their opposing trenches. But, going over the top, he meets a shell - and loses a leg.
Producer JULIAN HALE (R)
with Chris Dunkley
(Details as Saturday 11.30am)
Andy Crane and Julie First accept a Royal
Invitation to Kensington Palace, London, as part of its 300th birthday celebrations, where they enter the world of paintings, princesses and Victorian pastimes. Story: Odysseus and the King of Winds
Eleanor Bron narrates episode five of The
Snow Queen by HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN , adapted by OLWEN WYMARK.
With JENNY LUCKRAFT ,
DAPHNE OXENFORD ,
NICOLA STAPLETON and RICHARD TATE. Researcher LIS ROBERTS
Producer MARY KALEMKERIAN BBC Manchester. Stereo
Jonathon Porritt chooses his favourite 'green' books,
Bill Buford shows
Nigel Forde his bookshelves and Allan Garganus discusses his gargantuan novel about the American Civil War.
The programme that gives you the chance to report on your own stories with the help of Felicity Goodey and Eric Robson.
From the novel Searching for Bobby Fischer by FRED WAITZKIN adapted by ELIZABETH BRADBURY.
Reader William Roberts.
Fred Waitzkin 's son is a chess prodigy, prepared to take on the wild chess players of Washington Square. Producer DAVID BENEDICTUS
A series of four poetry and prose anthologies in which Hannah Gordon and David Suchet taste the bitter sweetness of love.
3: Secret Love
'In secret we met In silence I grieve,
That thy heart could forget,
Thy spirit deceive.
If I should meet thee After long years,
How should I greet thee? With silence and tears. ' Producer JULIA PARKER BBC Pebble Mill (R)
Fergus Keeling and Jessica Holm discover Fred the bull moose, Norman the rocky mountain big-horned ram and Jeremy Cherfas , the British radio reporter at Sybille Wildlife Research Unit in Wyoming, USA.
The world's biggest environmental group, Greenpeace, is pressuring industry to block off all disposal routes for toxic waste. In the rush to be green, are the dangers of the 'zero option' being ignored? Richard North , environment correspondent of The Independent, reports.
A weekly report of events along
Parliament's Committee corridor.
Presenter John Turnbull Producer SALLIE DAVIES
Lighting the Way to Christmas
3: The Prophets
On Bible Sunday, Pauline Webb highlights the biblical prophets who prepared the way of the Lord.
She also includes some contemporary prophets among them.
Producer NOEL VINCENT BBC Manchester. Stereo