Claire Jenkins takes a three-part look at what furniture can reveal about people's lives and personalities.
The Bookcase. Do we keep books on our shelves merely to show off our interests and intellect? P D James tells how her fictional detective Adam Dalgleish uses the bookshelves of his suspects as clues to their personalities, and the Duchess of Devonshire reveals the false books in her library. Producer Julia Shaw
She started as a secretary and rose to become Controller of BBC Radio 2.
As Frances Line retires from broadcasting, she talks to Jenni Murray about her life and career. Serial: Ladder of Years (6) For details see Monday
Neil McKay 's six-part comedy taps into the British obsession with homes.
5: Flight. The return of Harry, Antony and Brian's dad could put a stop to Greta's plan to become a director. with Kathym Hunt , Kevin McMonagle ,
Judith Davis and Keith Clifford. Director Kate Rowland
Four stories of individual or group heroism.
4: The Roof of the World by John Fletcher. In 1891, a Muslim sepoy led the British Army up a precipice in the Himalayas to storm a hitherto impregnable fortress. with Saba Khalil. Riffat Abbas and Iqbal Bahoo. Director Shaun MacLoughlin
Paul Gambaccini reviews Tony Scott 's film Crimson Tide, leafs through a book about DC Comics and reads a new biography of the improbable movie phenomenon that is Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Producer Beaty Rubens. Rvsd rpt at 9.30pm
In the developing world people understand famine not as an extraordinary event, but as an extension of normality - a normality unimaginable to most people in the West. Fintan O'Toole dismantles the stereotypes and traces the evolution of our understanding of famine, starting with the Irish Great Hunger. Producer Mary Price
Dieter Helm continues his provocative six-part analysis of British economic life at the end of the 20th century.
3: Made in Britain. Why don't we make things any more? Does it matter? Do we have any world-class products?
Producer Colin Wilde. Rptd Sunday at 9.00pm
The environmental magazine returns for an eight-part series with Mark Whittaker investigating stories ranging from Indian land rights in Argentina, to pollution in Tibet and ecovillages in the UK.
Producer Jessica Mitchell. Rptd Sun 9.30pm
Last episode of the comedy series by Paul Shearer and Richard Turner.
Et in Arcadia Ego with Christian Rodska and Dominic Letts. Music by Peter Baikie. Producer Paul Schlesinger Rpt
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