Last of an eight-part series on life in Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry.
The hospital anxiously awaits a government announcement on its application to become a self-governing trust. Producers Sarah Rowlands and Brian King
by Jan Etherington and Gavin Petrie. Starring James Bolam as Bill and Lynda Bellingham as Faith. 3: Sobering Thoughts Bill and Faith's contrasting reactions to Joe's drunken stupor lead to a new no-drink-in-the-home policy. Meanwhile the "amber nectar" inspires Dennis to court Liza with renewed vigour - even when she's playing hostess to Lord Lichfield. Producer Paul Schlesinger Stereo
Fiona Shaw stars as Beatrice, the leader of a Hebridean convent in AD
500, in Judith Warner 's retelling of the myth of the mermaid who lost her voice after falling in love with a man.
Director Michael Fox. Stereo
from The Pump Room in Bath. Simon Rae introduces a selection of listeners' requests, read by Eleanor Bron and Tim Pigott Smith. Producer Susan Roberts. Stereo eREQUESTS TO: Poetry Please! BBC Bristol BS8 2LR
Paul Allen visits Stratfordupon-Avon for
Sir Peter Hall 's return after 20 years to direct a production of All's Well That Ends Well, and Adrian Noble 's production of The Winter's Tale; while in Edinburgh the new Traverse Theatre opens.
Producer Nicki Paxman. Stereo (Revised repeat at 9.30pm)
by Jim Eldridge.
Starring Karl Howman as Mr Sims and James Grout as head teacher
1: Back in the Jug Again
The first staff meeting of a new school year produces a "surprise" announcement
Other parts piayed by members of the cast.
Producer John Fawcett Wilson
Mr Holliday, the Deputy Head:
Mrs Stone, the School Secretary:
Four programmes about people returning to places where they have lived. 4: Ian "When I was a kid, I thought Mufulira was the centre of the world." Ian Pollard explores the mining town of his 1950s childhood in the African bush. Producer Nigel Acheson. Stereo
Bruce Bedford's time-hopping thriller in six episodes. 1: Saul pens a poem, a leprous prince ignores sinister warnings and a Bath playgroup's blind terror baffles the adults.
Original music composed by Thomas Johnson
Music realised by Robin Lever Special effects by Dick Mills (Radiophonic Workshop) Director Andy Jordan Stereo
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