From St John the Baptist, Loughton.
To mark the United Nations World
Conference on Women, Denis Tuohy interviews Claire Short.
A Unique Broadcasting production
Britain's biggest farmer, Mike Calvert , breakfasts with Oliver Walston. Producer Alasdair Cross
Religious news with Colin Morris.
8.00 News 8.10 Sunday Papers
Producer Rachel Hawkes. WRITE TO: Sunday, Room 5038, BBC North, PO Box 27.
Manchester. PHONE: (0161) [number removed]
speaks for the Week's Good Cause about a charity which supports people with manic depression.
DONATIONS TO: The Manic Depression
Fellowship, [address removed]
CREDIT CARDS: (0181) [number removed]
From Holy Trinity Church, Platt,
Manchester. Champions. Sporting personalities talk about their faith. Alleluia, sing to Jesus! (Hyfrydol); 1 Corinthians 9, w 24-27; The battle belongs to the Lord (Owens-Collins); All once held dear (Kendrick); 2
Timothy 4, w 1-8; Thine be the glory (Maccabaeus). Preacher the Rev Tony Porter. Director of music Alison North.
Producer Lindsay Leonard. Rptd Tues 11.00pm
John Walsh , Literary Editor of the Independent, presents an eight-part series on books, writers and readers. Biography Races. Biographers Victoria Glendinning , Humphrey Carpenter and Miranda Seymourjoin publisher Helen Fraser as John Walsh looks at the race to print the lives of the famous. Plus, Joyce McMillan looks at audio books. Producer Ned Chaillet. Rptd Tuesday 2.00pm * See This Week: page 12
In the last of the series, actress
Billie Whitelaw talks to Doctor Anthony Clare. A Michael Ember production. Rptd Wed 9.05am
With James Cox.
Pippa Greenwood , Geoffrey Smith and John Cushnie answer questions sent in by post. Chairman Eric Robson.
A Taylor Made production. Rptd Wed 11.30am
Emily Bronte's novel with its ghostly tale of love and revenge is dramatised in five parts by Bryony Lavery.
Mr Lockwood meets the strange household at Wuthering Heights. with Gary Cady. Steve Hodson. Becky Hindley , John Turner. Paul Rhys , Emily Watson , Jilly Bond , Geoffrey Whitehead , Tessa Worsley , Patience Tomlinson and John Hartley. Music by Ilona Sekacz. played by Roger Garland , Bob Smissen , Jonathan Williams and AndyVinter Director Janet Whitaker. Rptd Fri 2.00pm # See This Week: page 12
The conductor Jane Glover visits six of the world's great opera houses.
4: Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Producer Gillian Hush Rpt
The myths and realities of life today in the St Pauls community of Bristol. Repeated from Tuesday
Gareth Owen introduces listeners' poetry requests on the themes of work and school. Read by Rosalind Shanks , Samuel West and Diana Bishop. Producer Rob Ketteridge
Figure It Out. The latest official figures show the economy is up, down or sideways. But vital though they are, these statistics are always out of date. Peter Day investigates. Producer Paul Dwyer
The first of Susan Cooper 's sequence of novels, collectively entitled The Dark Is Rising, dramatised by David Calcutt. 3: The Furry Dance with Struan Rodger , Gerry Hinks , Anna Keene , David Stevens , Duncan Law and Kathryn Hunt Music by Martin Allcock. Director Nigel Bryant
STATES OF MIND
Great Uncle Merry:
Six readings, including autobiography, travelogue and reportage.
2: In My Own Time. Nina Bawden tells the story of her schizophrenic son's life. Producer Mairi Russell
Programme Repeated from Friday
8.00 The New Curiosity Shop:
Hitching a Ride 8.30 Border Crossing:
A for Arab, B for Brit 9.00 American
Conversation: Henry Kissinger 9.20 The Second Reform Act 9.40 Family History: Re-Viewing the Family
Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm
With Bill Torrance and Edi Stark. Repeated from Friday
In the last of the series, a report on environmental awareness in China. Repeated from Wednesday
Presented by Geoff Watts. Repeated from Tuesday
Six discussions on travel themes.
2: A Nice Place to Die. Columnist Ann Leslie
, author Redmond O'Hanion and traveller Robert Elms join Mark Lawson to explore the world's nicest places to have an unpleasant experience. Producer Martin Buckley
With Peter Day, Howard Hodgson , Alastair Ross Goobey and Janette Rutterford. Chairman Nigel Cassidy. Producer Neil Koenig Rpt
The Essential Qu'ran
4: Struggling in the Way. David Craig explores what the Qur'an says about Jihad, holy war. Reader Peter Yapp. First broadcast on BBC World Service Radio