The last of five talks in which Douglas Hurd reflects on his career in the Foreign Office.
Wars and Peacemakers. "After three years, the news reaching me became on the whole an enemy, not a friend. Turning on the news each morning became an anxiety, not a pleasant excitement."
Producer Jenni Russell
In the fourth of six personal selections of literature, Steve Jones , Professor of Genetics at University College London, introduces choices ranging from Charles Darwin to P G Wodehouse. Producer Felicity Goodall
From St Andrews's Church in Plymouth, led by the Rev Stephen Shipley. Lead us, heavenly Father (Mannheim); Psalm 27; Show me Your ways, 0 Lord (Arr Hackeson); Unto Him who is able (Mayor).
Director of music Mark Hackeson.
From the Live Theatre in Newcastle,
Jenni Murray celebrates the launch of the Woman's Hour Poetry Collection Serial: Letters from Prague. Barbara
Flynn reads Sue Gee's story. Abridged in 12 parts by Jane Marshall (8). Editors Sally Feldman and Clare Selerie
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The final part of Michael McStay 's detective series. No Harm Done.
Inspector Coleman finds the Gantry Estate to be an alien land. with Toby Jones , Tony Osoba , Elaine Claxton ,
Peter Acre , Matthew Morgan , Nicholas Boulton , Frances Jeater , David Jarvis , Diana Bishop , Gavin Muir , Susannah Corbett and Danny Schiller. Music by Stephen Warbeck. Director Jane Morgan Rpt
By Diane Samuels, award-winning author of Kindertransport. The first in the five in July season by rising stars in new drama.
Muslim, Jewish and Christian lives are woven together in pursuit of a rather special mission after a young Asian girl finds a pig's head nailed to the door of her mosque. with Roger May, Madhav Sharma, Pauline Letts, Zulema Dene, Barbara Dryhurst, Kim Wall, John Hartley, David Timson and Jane Whittenshaw
Music composed by Ilona Sekacz. Percussionist Anthony Kerr. Director Tracey Neale
Isabel Allende 's story of her life, her family and Chile's history. Translated by Margaret Sayers Peden and abridged in seven parts by Jan Fairley. Read by Patience Tomlinson . Part 1. Producer Elizabeth Allard
Patrick Hannan chairs the last in the series of the political quiz with Michael White , Austin Mitchell MP, Matthew Taylor MP and Simon Hoggart. Written by Michael Dines. Producer Ann Jobson Rpt. See Thursday 12.25pm for new series
Asixpart medical drama series. 3: Dr Khan is increasingly anxious about a psychiatric patient. with Lyndham Gregory , Gordon Cameron , Kate Binchy , Robert Whelan , Peter Gunn , Dee Sadleer , James Quinn and Clare Beck. Written by Maurice Bessman. Director Danny Hiller Rpt
Dr Sam Benson:
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