. from St German's Church,
Cardiff, led by the Rev Roy Jenkins , with the Welsh Chamber Singers. Reading: Isaiah 28.
How Good is the God We Adore; Tell Out My Soul;
Through All the Changing Scenes of Life; A Safe Stronghold.
Stories from the Hindu tradition.
16: The Wife Who Defeated Death.
Read by Art Malik , Mamta Kaash , Nitish Bharadwai and Ravin Ganatra.
Adapted from the Puranas by Akhandadhi Dasa
Music: Malcolm Clarke Producer Juii Wills
Antonia Byatt shares withjenni Murray her relish for the Victorian age.
Serial: A Lesson in Dying
by Ann Cleves.
The sixth of 11 parts read by Marlene Sidaway.
Abridged by Elizabeth Bradbury Editors Sally Feldman and Clare Selerie
In Mike Walker 's play set in Nicaragua, four people meet and decide to make a journey into the heart of the country, but when they happen upon a group of trigger-nervous Contras their nightmare begins.
Music: David Chilton and Nick Russell-Pavier .
Director Peter King. Stereo
Diane Abbott , Britain's first black woman MP, has now been in Parliament for five years. She talks to
Ferdinand Dennis about her achievements and goals, and contact with Jamaica.
Producer Marina Salandy-Brown Stereo
Paul Vaughan surveys the controversial letters of Philip Larkin ;
Nicola LeFanu on her new opera Blood Wedding; and live harp music from Colombia. Producer Julia Durbin. Stereo
(Revised repeat at 9.15pm)
by A L Barker. A series of tales for Hallowe'en week.
1: The Game
Two young men growing up together end up sharing more than their boyhood aspirations. Read by Stephen Tompkinson. Producer Enyd Williams
Bad Blood by Griselda Gambaro.
The 19th-century drawing room of a wealthy family is the setting for this modem Argentinian tragedy of power, fear and perversion. The tyranny of the father is subverted by his daughter Delores, who pursues her love for the hunchback tutor, Raphael.
Translated by Marguerite Feitlowitz Music Peter Heyward
Violinist Diane Hamilton
Adapted and directed by Kate Rowland. Stereo
Malcolm Jones tells the story of his hapless namesake Edmund or In-I-Go Jones, who broke into Buckingham Palace in 1841 and was harshly punished for his impudence. Readers: Geoffrey Banks and Geoffrey Wheeler. Producer Gillian Hush.
Lucy by Jamaica Kincaid.
Lucy, a 19-year-old West Indian girl, escapes from her mother and her island I past to work in New York, j
First of five parts read by Adjoa Andoh.
Abridged by Ingrid Lewis ! Producer Celia de Wolff
A lovingly restored classic from 1955.
The China Story.
Starring Peter Sellers , Harry Secombe and Spike Milligan , with * Ray Ellington and Max Geldray.
Music by Wally Stott. Restoration by Ted Kendall Producer Peter Eton
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