with Marjorie Lofthouse. Producer David Bellinger
with Jack Hywel-Davies . Including Bells on Sunday from the Chandale Handbell Ringers, West Kirby on Wirral.
Last in the series that explores the wildlife and natural beauty of Britain. Producer Grant Sonnex
Religious news with Colin Morris.
8.00 News 8.10 Sunday Papers Producer Christine Morgan
speaks for the Week's Good Cause about a charity which provides help, support and advice to sufferers of ME. DONATIONS TO: ME.Association, [address removed] Credit cards: [number removed]
Hope for All the Earth
During Advent, Christians from different ethnic and cultural backgrounds explore the theme of hope.
4: Hope for the World. From an international congregation in Holy Trinity Church, Tulse Hill.
Led by Canon Dr John Sentamu. Producer Kathryn Pritchard
Canon Dr John
Media news with Joanna Coles.
Producer Anne Reevell. Rptd Tuesday 11.00pm
Music Calls. In the last of the series, Andy Kershaw explores the identity of Places through unexpected musical Paths: the Guineans in Paris, the fiddle-playing Cree of the Quebec Arctic and the accordion in Lisbon. Producer Noah Richler
Gardening expert Penelope Hobhouse talks to Sue Lawley.
Producer Olivia Seligman. Rptd Friday 9.05am
with James Cox.
Join Pippa Greenwood ,
Anne Swithinbank , Geoffrey Smith and Bob Flowerdew for a special Christmas edition, as guests of the Forestry
Commission's Alice Holt Research Station in Wrecclesham, Surrey.
Chairman Eric Robson.
A Taylor Made production. Rptd Wed 11.30am FACTSHEET: send sae marked 51/94 to [address removed]
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Final part of R.L. Stevenson's classic novel dramatised in four parts by Catherine Czerkawska.
David Balfour and Alan Breck have reached the outskirts of Edinburgh and David now seeks the help of the lawyer Rankeillor in claiming his rightful inheritance and arranging for Alan's safe passage to France. Rpt.
For cast see Friday 23 December 2.00pm
In the last of the series,
John Kampfner reports on how eastern
Europe's former Communist countries are adapting to the culture of the work ethic and what the capitalist world might learn from its new members. Repeated from Thursday
A behind-the-scenes look at this year's Clothes Show Live. Repeated from Tuesday
Gareth Owen presents listeners' seasonal selection of poems. Producer VivBeeby
The last episode of L Frank Baum 's classic tale. Dorothy and her friends must kill the Wicked Witch of the West for Oz to grant them their wishes.
Dramatised by Marcy Kahan. Music by Dominique Legendre. Director Sally Avens
Wizard of Oz:
Guardian of Gate:
Some people never get around to telling their mum, much less dad. Others go to excruciating lengths to choose the right time to break the news. How would you cope if your son told you - however gently -that he was gay? Sons, mums and dads recall the crucial moment.
Producers Nigel Acheson and Kim Normanton
with Michele Roberts and her guests Anne Karpf and Richard Dean. Repeated from Wednesday
8.00 Writer's Weekly In the last of the series, Nick Baker announces the winners of the Writer's Weekly Writing Competition.
8.30 The French Experience 11: Bon appétit! Chantal Cuer eats out in France.
9.15 Make German Your Business
The last in the series which teaches the basics of business German.
9.45 Short Stories in Italian Last in series. // Cugino Venanzio by Elsa Morante , read by Giovanna Price .
Repeated from yesterday at 4.00pm
This Boy's Life. Tobias Wolff reads from his acclaimed memoir describing a coming of age with his extended family in the small town of Concrete. Producer Duncan Minshull
Tragedy or glorious exit? In the last of the series, Jeremy Isaacs looks at death scenes in opera. Producer Nadine Grieve
In the last of the series, Dr Mary Archer joins Barbara Myers to discuss her research in photochemistry, and her involvement with Lloyd's of London. Producer Constance St Louis
Producer Smita Patei
Through These Eyes ... In the last of the series featuring people from different cultures as they prepare to celebrate Christmas, the Chinese community based at St Martin-in-the-Fields reflect on their faith. Producer Amanda Hancox