Michael Buerk chairs a live investigation into questions of morality raised by one of the week's news stories. Witnesses face cross-examination from Janet Daley , Rabbi Hugo Gryn , Michael Mansfield QC and Dr David Starkey.
Producer David Coomes
Final part ofTanika Gupta's comedy. Homeward Bound. Nishith is shot when the building society where he works is raided. with Geoffrey Beevers , Bhasker Patel , David Collings and Geoffrey Whitehead. Director Michelle Matherson Frederick
A play by Beatrice Colin. In the Planet Electric Cafe, a tired businessman considers how his life used to be in the very different Glasgow of 1967. with Mark Cox , Margaret Clark and Owen Kavanagh. Director Patrick Rayner
Paul Allen talks to the author
Sebastian Faulkes about his unusual triple biography. And a new production of Beckett's Endgame starring Alun Armstrong is reviewed.
Producer Anthony Denselow. Rvsd rpt 9.30pm
Sandi Toksvig hosts the last in the series of the show that takes sideswipes at everything from Brecht to Blue Peter. With panellists Neil Mullarkey , Fred Macaulay , Toby Longworth and Kevin Eldon. Producer Aled Evans
It's Mardi Gras in New Orleans. While the people of the city let the good times roll, just 60 miles away at
Louisiana State Penitentiary the state is preparing to execute Antonio James after 15 years on the death tier and 14 stays of execution. Against this drama. British lawyer Clive Stafford
Smith talks about defending the lives of death row inmates.
Producer Clare McGinn. Rptd Sat 5.00pm
Defusing the Population Bomb
Currently running at nearly six billion and set to double, the world's human population is still growing at an unprecedented rate. Richard D North examines the evidence for a cheerful view of the population explosion.
A Just Radio production. Rptd Sun 4.15pm
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Six unsent letters.
2: Actress and writer Pui Fan Lee writes to her former lover. "Dear You ... I had to watch now. Watch her. Watch her get up from my side of the bed and put on your old dressing gown ... I wish I had a temper.... I just cried. And died." Producer Chris Paling
Another chance to hear four plays from the 1995 First Bite Young Playwrights Festival.
In Alex Mermikides' play, Alec McCowen plays Arthur and Elaine Claxton the Angel he finds at the foot of his bed.
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