A five-part dramatisation of Agatha Christie 's novel. 4: Hercule Poirot is beginning to unravel the threads of the case against Elinor Carlisle. Singer Joanna Myers Pianist Michael Haslam Dramatised by Michael Bakewell Director Enyd Williams. Stereo
Gill Pyrah hosts another edition of the well-read literary panel game.
Joining her this week are Brian Patten ,
Geoff McGivem , Rosie Boycott and Brian Sibley. Today's programme comes from the Brighton Festival. Producer Gareth Edwards
by Robert East.
Connie is at a crisis point in her life. The last thing she needs is an old admirer from 30 years ago turning up on her doorstep.
Mr Osbome ..PETER PENRY JONES Director Matthew Walters. Stereo
Paul Allen talks to the award-winning playwright Ariel Dorfman and reports on a version of Ubu with actors, some fruit and a lot of vegetables!
Producer Abigail Appleton Stereo
(Revised repeat at 9.30pm)
The first in a repeat run of the comedy series from the Empire's golden age of adventure, romance and whittling! A joyous
"talking book" stuffed with jungle tales, "how-to's", patent cures, and whaling for the under-fives. Hip hip!
With Susie Brann , Alistair McGowan , Mary Elliot -
Nelson, Julian Dutton and Peter Baynham.
Producer Sarah Smith. Stereo
"Don't worry about the surgeon, he's only the butcher. The anaesthetist can kill you" is a saying among doctors. William Hartston visits the Royal London Hospital to find out why anaesthetists hardly ever do kill you and how they bring the "nearly dead" back to life at road accidents and in Intensive Care. Producer Rachel Yorke. Stereo
Tiger, Tiger.... Burning Bright Are the booming economies of East Asia converging into a new economic power bloc that could overtake the advanced industrial nations of the West? In the first of two programmes, John Keay examines the competing and complementary interests underlying the Far Eastern economic miracle.
Producer Zareer Masani
Jules Verne 's classic story, dramatised in fourepisodes by Terry James with Leslie Phillips as Phileas Fogg ,
Jim Broadbent as Sergeant Fix, Yves Aubert as Passepartout and Ronald Fraser as Lord Albemarle. 1: An Over-Hurried Departure
A bet is made, the Bank of England is robbed and Passepartout leaves the gas on. Music: Wilfredo Acosta
Director Janet Whitaker. Stereo
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