From St Mary's, Lamberhurst.
In the week of the anniversary of Caxton's first dated printed book, Peter Hobday considers how 500 years of print have increased the power of the word. A Unique Broadcasting production
Lionel Kelleway with the nature series. 2: The Predator of the Pool. Just how ferocious is the pike? Producer Grant Sonnex
Religious news with Colin Morris.
8.00 News 8.10 Sunday Papers Producer Phil Pegum
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South Africa v England
Coverage of the fourth day's play. For details see yesterday * Approximate time
Our Freedom in Christ. From Tonbridge, Kent. 0 come let us worship and bow down (Anderson, arr Walshaw); Exodus 6, w 2-8; Mark 13, w 1-8; Come, Holy Spirit (Bell); All who are thirsty (Perry); The Lord's Prayer (Warren); The Lord bless you and keep you (Rutter). Leader and preacherthe Rev Canon Michael Perry. Celebrant the Rev Jane Austin. Director of music Wendy Balcombe.
Producer Lindsay Leonard. Rptd Tues 11.00pm
A six-part series on offbeat travel. 3: Highs and Lows. With Tim Grundy. Ray Kershaw climbs an Alp and Mike Bedward goes down mines in Bolivia. Producer Noah Richler
With George Martin.
With James Cox.
Pippa Greenwood , Geoffrey Smith and Anne Swithinbank answer listeners' questions. Chairman Eric Robson. A Taylor Made production. Rptd Wed 11.30am
The first in a series of dramatisations of all six of Anthony Trollope 's Barchester books is adapted in twoepisodes by Martyn Wade. With Alec McCowen as Septimus Harding , Juliet Aubrey as Eleanor Harding and Douglas Hodge as John Bold.
1: Septimus Harding is accused by his future son-in-law of receiving hospital funds to which he is not entitled. with Norman Bird , Garard Green , Derek Waring , Jonathan Keeble , Gavin Muir and David Collings Director Cherry Cookson. Rptd Fh 2.00pm # See This Week: page 7
Bishop of Barchester:
The economic arguments for and against monetary union. Repeated from Thursday
Warren Mitchell , Alf Garnett 's alter ego, tours his native North London. Repeated from Tuesday
Gareth Owen introduces poems with vigorous rhythms and strong rhymes. Producer Paul Dodgson
The Feeling is Mutual. As giant building societies and insurance companies line up for a stock market flotation, Peter Day examines what is lost by becoming a PLC. Editor Stephen Chilcott
By Louisa May Alcott. 5: Dark Days with Anne-Marie Zola , Kara Zediker , Marcus D'Amico , Don Fellows , Margaret Robertson ,
Alibe Parsons , Adam Henderson , Kate Binchy , Tamsin Hollo and Jonathan Tafler. Director of music Stuart Hutchinson. Dramatised by Marcy Kahan. Director Marilyn Imrie Rpt
The hot, heady days of hay-making are recalled through the music and voices of those who toiled in the fields.
Producers Graham Harvey and Gill Powell
7: Robert Elms reports from Seville.
Producer Mick Webb. Part of the BBC New World Spanish course. E-MAIL: [email address removed]
8.45 The French Experience
A Toute Vitesse. Chantal Ciier traces the history of the language of travel. Producer Mick Webb Revised
9.15 Short Stories in Italian
3: Il Lungo Viaggio by Leonardo Sciascia. Producer Iris Sprankling
9.30 When in Italy
Denise de Rome's guide to Italian life. 2: Sightseeing
Producer Mick Webb Rpt
Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm
Dieter Helm continues his provocative six-part analysis of British economic life. Repeated from Wednesday
Can developing countries protect their oceans from pollution? Repeated from Wednesday
Geoff Watts reports on medical care. Repeated from Tuesday
Scientist Hazel Rymer of the Department of Earth Sciences at the Open University talks to Barbara Myers. Producer Anne McNaught
Peter Hill looks at Select Committees. Producer David Browne
The Riches of Poverty. Bernard Jackson visits Assisi to find out why St Francis is still one of the most popular saints. Producer Amanda Hancox
By Beryl Eileen Roberts , read by Menna Trussler .
Repeated from Tuesday