with Marjorie Lofthouse.
Producer David Bellinger. Stereo
with Jack H\ wel-Davies. Including Bells On Sunday from
Church of St Bartholomew, Bolton. Stereo
How does a man who farms over 9,000 acres balance his passion for wildlife with profits? Robin Page talks to Norfolk farmer Chris Knights. Producer Carol Trewin
with Alison Hilliard and Andrew Green.
Editor David Coomes
speaks for the Week's Good Cause on behalf of a charity which promotes good practice in the adoption field and helps to find new families for children.
Donations to BAAF [address removed]
Credit Cards [number removed]
by Alistair Cooke.
Glorious Return ...
...To Be Our Judge. This series of Advent services, featuring the Rev
Dr Colin Morris as preacher, continues with a family service from Dagnall Street Baptist Church, St Albans , led by the Senior Minister, the Rev Michael Bochenski. Also taking part is the Rev
Noel Pepper. Matthew 13, vv
24-30; Hail To The Lord's Anointed; Born In The Night, Mary's Child;
Restore 0 Lord; Rejoice The Lord Is King.
Organist and Conductor Bingitta Birchall. Stereo
Director Tim Coleman. Stereo
with Sebastian Scott.
Producer Dinah Lammiman. Stereo
with Chris Serle.
Professor Ghillean Prance , Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, talks to Sue Lawley.
Producer Janet Lee. Stereo
with Nick Clarke.
Chairman Clay Jones digs into the postbag and calls on Dr Stefan Buczacki , Fred Downham and Daphne Ixdward to solve gardening problems sent in by listeners.
Producer Diana Stenson. Stereo ●Send sae for fact sheet to
Grace and Favour
Are you an unbeliever if you don't go to church?
Grace doesn't think so, but in Richard Everett 's heart-warming play her faith is put to the test.
Director Glyn Dearman. Stereo
with Laurie Taylor.
Producer Mary Sharp. Stereo
David Walker asks if the Tories have finally killed the post-war progressive impulse in the classrooms.
with Michael Rosen.
Robert Westall talks about some of his award-winning books, including The Machine-Gunners,
Blitzcat and Stormsearch.
Producer Jill Burridge
Writer Sue Limb goes Down Your Way to the quiet, old-fashioned town of Wotton-under-Edge in Gloucestershire.
The third in a series of four programmes in which members of the four estates pick a favourite poem. Today Lord Jenkins of Hillhead makes a choice of poem for "The Lords Temporal".
Producer Julian Wilkinson
● Requests to Poetry Please! BBC, Bristol BS8 2LR
with Chris Dunkley.
The programme that reports on the stories and issues affecting people throughout Europe.
Introduced by Edward De Souza , the Man in Black. 6: The Horn by Stephen Gallagher.
Three strangers, trapped in a snowstorm on a remote stretch of motorway, find themselves listening for the sound of a horn which they believe will lead them to safety - but they are very much mistaken!
Director Martin Jenkins. Stereo
The Snotcplough Driver:
A new collection of Rebecca West 's shorter fiction celebrates the centenary of her birth.
Nigel Forde finds out more about the novelist who took her name from one of Ibsen's most independent and strong-willed characters. And a look along the bookshelves of Jesus's biographer, A N Wilson.
with Susan Marling.
Life After Life by Tony Parker.
From his tape-recorded interviews with 12 murderers sentenced to life imprisonment. Parker chooses two to bring a rare insight into the mind of the lifer.
Producer Faynia Williams. Stereo
Presented by Jessica Holm.
To start a new series,
Helena Kennedy QC presents her own selection of poetry, prose and drama on the theme of crime and justice. Leo McKern and Juliet Stevenson read accounts of spirited advocacy, courtroom drama and the bizarre eccentricities of the legal world. Recorded in the Benchers' Smoking Room in the Middle Temple. Producer Julian Wilkinson. Stereo
Following the activities of MPs in committee as they cross-examine witnesses on issues of public concern. With Susan Hulme. Producer Charles Sigler
A Season Under Siege Canon John Young , York Diocesan Evangelist, with his reflections for Advent.
3: Pie in the Sky?
Producer Clair Jaquiss. Stereo