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: Bells on Sunday

From Tonbndge Parish Church, Kent. Repeated at 12.20am

: News Briefing

: Something Understood

Mark Tully looks at the origins of chivalry and asks if it is really true that the age of chivalry has gone for good. Producer Beverley McAinsh


Unknown: Mark Tully
Producer: Beverley McAinsh

: News

: Sunday Papers

: On Your Farm

Lindsay Cannon shares a Lanarkshire breakfast with farmer Marion Anderson. Producer Gill Powell


Unknown: Marion Anderson.
Producer: Gill Powell

: Sunday

Gerry Northam presents religious news.
8.00 News 8.10 Sunday Papers Producer Phil Pegum
PHONE: (0161) [number removed]
WRITE TO: Sunday. Room 5031, BBC North. PO Box 27. Manchester M60 1SJ E-MAIL: sunday@bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Gerry Northam
Producer: Phil Pegum

: Tom Conti

speaks for the Week's Good Cause about a mental health charity.
DONATIONS TO: Mental Health Foundation, [address removed] CREDIT CARDS: (0181) [number removed]

: News

: Sunday Papers

: Letter from America

Repeated from Fnday

: Morning Service

From Mayfield Salisbury Parish
Church in Edinburgh, led by the Rev Sandy Young and associate minister Alison Matheson. Organist and director of music Philip Hacking.


Unknown: Sandy Young
Organist: Alison Matheson.

: The Archers

: Mediumwave

Vincent Hanna reviews the media.
Editor Leslie Robinson. Rptd Tuesday 11.00pm


Unknown: Vincent Hanna
Editor: Leslie Robinson.

: Books and Company

The seventh of eight programmes goes into the garden and digs over the horticultural themes in the Book of Genesis and modernist poetry. Producer Lisa Osborne
E-MAIL: booksandco@bbc. co.uk Repeated Tuesday 2.00pm


Producer: Lisa Osborne

: Desert Island Discs

The castaway this week is actor Saeed Jaffrey whose film work includes My Beautiful Laundrette, Gandhi and A Passage to India. Producer Angie Nehring


Unknown: Saeed Jaffrey
Producer: Angie Nehring

: The World This Weekend

With James Cox.


Unknown: James Cox.

: Gardeners' Question Time

Nigel Colborn , Anne Swithinbank and Pippa Greenwood answer questions posed by staff, members and visitors at the Hampshire Wildlife Trust. With chairman Eric Robson. Producer Trevor Taylor
Repeated Wednesday 11.30am


Unknown: Nigel Colborn
Unknown: Anne Swithinbank
Unknown: Pippa Greenwood
Unknown: Eric Robson.
Producer: Trevor Taylor

: Classic Serial: Rogue Herries: 1: Wilderness

By Hugh Walpole , dramatised in four parts by Eric Pringle.
In 1730, on a wild romantic impulse, Francis Herries moves his family to a tumbledown ancestral house called Herries, ringed by the Cumberland fells.
Director David Blount. Repeated Friday 2.00pm

Set in the Lake District during the 18th century, Hugh Walpole's novel is the first in a sweeping family saga full of romance and drama. At the heart of it is Francis Herries, a man driven by impulses he cannot understand - he despises his wife, disposes of his mistress and yet falls selflessly in love with a young gypsy girl.


Writer: Hugh Walpole
Dramatist: Eric Pringle
Director: David Blount
Francis Herries: Hugh Dickson
Francis: Gavin Muir
David: Mark Bonnar
Margaret: Janet Maw
Deborah: Jane Whittenshaw
Alice Press: Jane Slavin
Pomfret: Stephen Thorne
Jannice: Shirley Dixon
[Actor]: Katie Clarke
[Actor]: Robert Harper
[Actor]: Joseph Head
[Actor]: Alex Lowe
[Actor]: George Maguire
[Actor]: Gerard McDermott
[Actor]: Ioan Meredith
[Actor]: Chris Pavlo
[Actor]: Alison Pettitt
[Actor]: Christopher Scott

: Pick of the Week

With Chris Serle.
Repeated from Friday


Unknown: Chris Serle.

: Analysis

Britain, Europe and the World
In the third of the special general election programmes, Peter Kellner chairs a discussion between politicians of the major parties and Dr Ngaire Woods of University College, Oxford, on Britain's role in the world. Repeated from Thursday


Unknown: Peter Kellner

: Walston Goes Walkabout

The second of four programmes. Delta Blues and Crawfish. Oliver Walston
wanders the back roads of America's Deep South. Repeated from Tuesday


Unknown: Oliver Walston

: Poetry Please!

In the second programme exploring the relationships between poetry and song, Gareth Owen looks at lyrics which have made the journey to the printed page.
Producer Sally Marmion


Song: Gareth Owen
Producer: Sally Marmion

: In Business

The Big Picture. Peter Day asks if
Lottery money can boost the British film industry.
Producer Josh de la Mare


Unknown: Peter Day
Producer: Josh de la Mare

: Joe's Kingdom

A four-part serial by John Peacock. 2: The Overland. Joe, Beth and Wilf find themselves in the Overland, where their quest for survival begins.
with Jane Whittenshaw , David Bannerman and Joshua Towb. Director Celia De Wolff Repeat


Unknown: John Peacock.
Unknown: Jane Whittenshaw
Unknown: David Bannerman
Unknown: Joshua Towb.
Director: Celia de Wolff
Danny: Dexter Fletcher
Joe: Ross Livingstone
Wilfred: Richard Pearce
Beth: Abigail Docherty

: Dancing for a Living

In the third of six conversations about the dance world, Lynne Walker talks to Matthew Bourne , artistic director of Adventures in Motion Pictures. Producer Gillian Hush Repeat


Talks: Lynne Walker
Artistic: Matthew Bourne

: The Natural History Programme

Presented by Joanna Pinnock. Repeated from Friday


Presented By: Joanna Pinnock.

: Open University

8.00 Maths Miscellany - a Matter of Gravity 8.30 Masterclass - Cultural Differences in Management 9.00
Luther and Music 9.20 Modern Art:
Semiotics and Visual Art 9.40 The
Tyranny of Beauty

: Witnesses

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

: Growing Spaces

Gardening magazine. Edi Stark and guests explore the Royal Horticultural Society's Lindley Library. Repeated from Friday

: Costing the Earth

An eight-part environmental series. 4: Patenting Repeated from Wednesday

: News

: All in the Mind

Professor Anthony Clare hears about a new psychometric instrument capable of identifying young people at risk from substance abuse.
Repeated from Tuesday


Unknown: Professor Anthony Clare

: Breakaway

Repeated from yesterday 9.30am

: New Latinos

The second in a six-part series looking at the lives of British people who have decided to make their homes in South America.
Producer Sara Jane Hall Repeat


Producer: Sara Jane Hall

: Seeds of Faith

Christianity and Depression
Art of Darkness. Trevor Barnes explores the rich vein of writing that has been created out of depression.


Unknown: Trevor Barnes

: News

: Bells on Sunday

Repeated from 5.50am

: The Late Story: The Labour in Vain

By Marika Cobbold , read by Cathy Sara. Amanda's saintly behaviour is a credit to all who know her, but there is an ulterior motive for her virtue.
Repeated from Wednesday


Unknown: Marika Cobbold
Read By: Cathy Sara.

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