Simon Brett returns with selections from four centuries of diaries. On 20 November 1947 diarists record their reactions to the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip; in 1788 society lady Hester Piozzi discusses the Madness of King George III ; and in 1964, a Politician ponders how to decline an invitation to Buckingham Palace. Producer Kate McAII. Stereo
Jenni Murray launches the Woman's Hour 1993 diary at Ronnie Scott 's with guests Rachael Billington , Wendy Perriam and Sarah Harrison.
Story: A View of Exmoor by Sylvia Townsend Warner. Read by Edward Petherbridge. Abridged by Sally Skrimshire
Actors, producers, studio managers, production assistants and the writer have all contributed their fees and wages to make this comedy for Children in Need Day. Contributors include the BBC's
Managing Director of Network Radio, David Hatch ; various drama producers; the actress Anna Massey ; and the script is by Radio Drama's Literary Manager,
Alan Drury. The play concerns the search for the killer of Johnson, the director of an arts and leisure centre.
With Terry Wogan and Kenneth Branagh , and help from Joanna Kyle , Carol McShane , Richard Beadsmoore , Sarah Rosewame ,
Enyd Williams , Jane Morgan Director Ned Chaillet. Stereo
Mrs ArbuthnotjLady Evelyn:
As a major exhibition of Walter Sickert opens, Tim Marlow considers the influence of the artist. His studio guests are the Chieftains, and he considers the unpatriotic prose of the Austrian playwright Thomas Bernhard.
Producer Paul Quinn. Stereo
Has Robin saved the day, or is it too late?
Written by Louise Page
Director Keri Davies. Stereo
The panel includes
Dr Zaki Badawi , Director of the Muslim College; Julia Cleverdon , Chief
Executive of "Business in the Community"; and David Owen , Chief
Constable of North Wales, who tackle the issues raised in Cardiff.
Jonathan Dimbleby. Producer Nick Utechin
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