John Henry Newman is held by many to be the greatest Englishman of his generation, and the most important Christian thinker of modern times. To mark the centenary of his death, journalist Mary Kenny meets historians and theologians who believe Newman's influence is still alive.
Producer Denis Nowlan. Stereo
'I couldn't think of him as my son ... He was a murderer.'
How does an ordinary family cope when their son or daughter is convicted of a serious offence? How does society treat them, and can they still love the offender?
Producer Fiona Couper. Stereo (R)
Andy Kershaw meets
Trinidad's calypso king, the Roaring Lion. He's
82, and singing still. But calypso is eclipsed now by soca, the music of wild parties whose greatest exponent is a policeman named Tambu. Andy tracks him down. Producer Julian May. Stereo
Tens of thousands of people are reported missing each year and hundreds of thousands - are living 'semi-detached' from official society. Hugh Prysor-Jones reports, in the third of four programmes. Semi-Detached Life Producer John Forsyth (R)
Derek Jacobi returns to the stage as the actor Edmund Kean ; and Cheltenham hosts the largest exhibition in this country of designers and craftsmen in wood.
With Nigel Andrews.
Producer Sally Marmion. Stereo
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