Michael Buerk chairs a live investigation into questions of morality raised by one of the week's news stories. Witnesses face cross-examination from Ruth Deech , Rabbi Hugo Gryn , Edward Pearce and Dr David Starkey.
Producer David Coomes
Gerry Anderson pauses to reflect on the ironies of living in Northern Ireland. 2: Business as Usual
"Not so long ago a certain Lord Mayor of a certain city here suggested - in a debate on a novel proposal to equip a certain inland waterway with eight gondolas - that to minimise cost, two gondolas be purchased and that they would breed." Producer Simon Elmes
A six-part adaptation of Barbara Pym 's novel.
5: The Beginning of the End Miss Doggett decides to bring matters to a head in the Clevelands' kitchen, while Miss Morrow hides behind the gooseberries. Dramatised by Elizabeth Proud Producer Sioned Wiliam
In Don Taylor 's play, Shakespeare academic Brian Blake receives a message to say there is a large item waiting for him at a remote northern station. He little suspects that it could lead to his own literary immortality.
Director Sue Wilson
Farid Kassim of Hizbut Then Rir, the Islamic Liberation Party, challenges the West's idea of freedom and democracy. His views will be discussed live in a debate chaired by Trevor Barnes. Producer Amanda Hancox
Paul Allen on new plays at the Newcastle Playhouse and the Tricycle Theatre in London. Also, the paintings of Ivon Hitchens celebrated in London and Chichester, and a live performance from bassoonist Laurence Perkins.
Producer Julian May
(Revised repeat at 9.15pm)
An improvised historical saga of a family at war with itself - based entirely on audience suggestions.
Starring Josie Lawrence and Paul Merton , with Phelim McDermott ,
Caroline Quentin ,
Lee Simpson and Jim Sweeney. 1: The Curse of the Mastersons
Producer Phil Clarke
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Globally linked computer networks have developed a life and society of their own. Whether you want to phreak, crack, hack or hobknob, it's all at your keyboard.
In the last of the series, Jez Nelson logs on and enters the digital world of crime, academia, coffee shops, clubs and pornography. Producer Sue Broom
James Naughtie goes inside the United Nations to tell the story of the biggest revolution in its history. He travels with the soldiers and peacekeepers to the front line in Cambodia, former Yugoslavia and Cyprus and talks to the diplomats at the heart of the decision-making process in its headquarters in New York. 2: Revolution on the 37th
Producer Anne Sloman
A trio of plays based on American short stories.
2: A New- Wave Format by Bobbie Ann Mason. Edwin drives mentally-impaired adults to their day centre and likes to play the in-bus DJ role. But when his younger girlfriend persuades him to sharpen up the music, a crisis is provoked.
Dramatised by John Harvey Director Dave Sheasby
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