With Father Oliver Crilly.
With Sue MacGregor and James Naughtie.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Oliver McTernan.
8.40 Yesterday In Parliament
Producer Anne Peacock
LINES OPEN from 8.00am
Jesus, where'er thy people meet
(Wareham). Ephesians 2, w 17-end; We are the body of Christ (Whitbourn); The church's one foundation (Aurelia). Director of music James Whitbourn.
Death Valley Opera. In the second of two programmes, Roger McGough and Pete McCarthy leave the city lights for the delights of the desert, and discover a wealth of eccentricity - from the Opera House at Death Valley Junction to the Scotties Castle - a Chicago millionaire's folly that was holiday home to Hollywood stars of the 30s. And from Dante's View to the Devil's Golf Course - does the Valley deserve such a gloomy reputation? Producer Sara Jane Hall. Rptd Sun 5.00pm
The story of Britain from the Romans to the 20th century.
87: Unholy Trinity - Church, Law and Medicine
For details see yesterday
Introduced by Jenni Murray.
Serial: The Misses Mallett (10) For details see yesterday
Geoff Watts reports on the health of medical care.
Producer Paula McGrath. Rptd Sun 10.15pm
The Dong with the luminous nose honks hooters with Cyrano de Bergerac, and Obelix encounters the mighty Goliath. Sniff versus biff? Mark Thomas , Roger McGough , Dillie Keane and Miles Kington deliver their wicked thoughts in the irreverent literary game. Chaired by Ian McMillan. Producer Marc Jobst
With Nick Clarke.
Repeated from yesterday 7.05pm
By Gill Adams. With Rosemary Leach as Gladys and Roy Barraclough as Tom. Gladys goes to bingo. Tom stays at home. She chats on the phone and he shouts at the telly. All he wants is to be left in peace to watch the racing and read the paper. Gladys wants more. Director Kate Rowland
The first in a new series in which
Jeremy Nicholas visits the homes of well known personalities and explores their record collection with them in search of musical and personal revelations. This week: percussionist Evelyn Glennie.
Producer Andrew Mussett
Repeated Saturday at 11.00pm
Including full coverage of the Chancellor's speech and instant explanations and analysis of its impact. Presenters Chris Lowe and Jon Sopel are joined by Vincent Duggleby to assess the effect of the government's spending and taxation plans. Live reports from families and businesses in marginal constituencies reveal the voters' views, while Nick Clarke tests the politicians' response at Westminster. Editor Margaret Budy
A six-part comedy series by Lucy Flannery.
3: When student lodgers Paul and Ruby explore alternative ways to supplement their grant, Richard's cherished dinky car collection is in peril.
Producer Liz Anstee Rpt
There's word from abroad. Repeated tomorrow at 1.40pm
Reporter Mark Whittaker. Producer Kim Barrington
Repeated Saturday at 5.00pm
Repeated from Saturday 4.30pm
Linda Mitchell discusses current issues affecting the lives of black and Asian people in Britain and the diaspora.
Producer Peter Griffiths
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Presented by Peter White.
News, views and information for people with a visual handicap. Producer Dave Harvey
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Paul Vaughan reads Joyce Carol
Oates's new novel and two new books of rock photography.
Producer Jerome Weatherald
With Isabel Hilton.
A Budget broadcast by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke MP.
By Anthony Burgess. Part 4. For details see yesterday
Repeated from Sunday 11.15am
Six views of life in a European city through the eyes of one of its British residents.
4: Riga. The Hotel Tourist in downtown Riga is home to inept mafiosi, gangs of prostitutes and a group of "true Brits" - employed to teach the newly independent Latvian army to speak English. Natalie Schembri-Wismayertook up her teaching post with high hopes of "an experience to remember", only to find her world constricted by the need to survive cockroaches on the breakfast table and a hotel plagued by the underworld - as presenter David Lodge finds out. Producer Jon Rowlands Rpt
By Jay Mclnerney. Part 7. For details see yesterday