Series of features in which Harry Thompson climbs into his Bulinosed Morris and recalls motoring between the wars. 3: Rivers Fletcher Falls in Love ... with speed, sheer speed.All of Britain was inspired and the nation was once the fastest in the world - with Brooklands in Surrey the first ever custom-built motor-racing circuit, with world speed champions like Sir Henry Seagrave , with hill climbs, speed trials and racing. Even the world's fastest motoring tortoise was British. Producer Amanda Mares
A four-part serialisation of award-winning writer A S Byatt's novels The Virgin in the Garden and Still Life dramatised by John Harvey.
2: The Virgin in the Garden
Stephanie's wedding is to go ahead, in spite of her father's opposition.
Rehearsals for Alexander's play, and Alexander himself, are occupying her sister Frederica's attention, while her younger brother Marcus is undergoing a series of increasingly dangerous psychic experiments.
If you've ever put down a book and imagined a conversation with its author, now's your chance to find out: How did it all start? Do characters really have a life of their own?
Does the author imagine the perfect reader?
In a special edition, Nigel Forde invites listeners to phone his guest authors. Booker Prize-winning novelist Penelope Lively and Paul Bailey , author of Gabriel's Lament, will be answering your calls. Producer Sally Marmion. Stereo
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An exhibition of pre-
Hispanic Aztec books at the British Museum; modem Mexican papier mache artists at the Museum of Mankind: and Greek blues singer George Dalaras. Presented by Natalie Wheen.
Producer Beaty Rubens. Stereo
There's chaos at the church with more exciting discoveries. Written by Simon Frith. Stereo
From Brierley Hill, West Midlands.
The panel includes:
Sir John Harvey Jones , industrialist; and Ann Taylor MP, Shadow Spokeswoman on Environmental Protection.
Chairman Jonathan Dimbleby.
Producer Nick Utechin
Sir John Harvey
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