Miriam Margoyles and Hannah Gordon star in Elizabeth Proud's six-part dramatisation of the novel by Barbara Pym.
2: Agatha goes to Karlsbad, leaving the coast clear for Belinda. But will she come running when the Archdeacon invites her to tea? And who is Olivia Berridge ? Harriet is on the warpath and wants some answers. Singers Harvey Brough. Phyllida Hancock and Mary Lincoln Musical direction by Malcolm McKee Producer Sioned Wiliam
Gill Pyrah chairs today's edition of the literary panel game at the Faversham Celebrity Book Festival in Kent, with panellists Catherine Aird ,
Griselda Cann , John Whitworth and John Rice.
Readings by Piers Gibbon. Producer Gareth Edwards
This first play by actress Rachel Joyce is set in Sicily. "If I drew my town, I'd do people with no faces. No ears, no eyes and no tongues." with John Hartley. Joshua Towb. Roger May and Sandra James-Young . Director Tracey Neale
By Richard Burns.
"While you levelled the caravan, explored the site. 'Don't be long,' you called." But the boy has reason to stay out, after meeting the others. Read by Michael Maloney. Producer Duncan Minshull Rpt
Comedy series set in the world of arts broadcasting. In the first episode the ArtingAboutteam explores the phenomenon of chart-topping religious music. Starring Alistair McGowan , Lorelei King , Geoffrey Whitehead ,
Forbes Masson and Harriet Thorpe. Written by Clive Coleman Producer Paul Schlesinger
Last in the series of portraits of great names in radio.
A Matter of Timing. Nick Baker profiles broadcaster Jack De Manio who is best remembered for his inability to give accurate time checks while presenting Today. Producer Cathy Drysdale
Four programmes in which novelist and playwright Peter Tinniswood reflects on personal pleasures. Libraries. Tinniswood has a professional interest in libraries but he also cherishes their role in the community. He makes a nostalgic trip to Manchester Central Library and a first visit inside the library in Wandsworth prison. Producer Graham Battye
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Four programmes in which Jenni Mills traces critical periods in family life. 1: One traumatic day during the miners' strike casts a lasting shadow over Ernie's career as a policeman. Producer Sarah Rowlands Rpt
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