The second of four programmes in which historian Andrew Roberts looks back at how past governments have coped with crises, In 1962,
Harold Macmillan decided to throw ministers overboard when his government began to suffer from record unpopularity. Producer Jonathan Brunert
From Newman College, Birmingham. Praise My Soul the King of Heaven (Praise My Soul); Zephaniah 3,
W14-20; Thanks Be to God (Dean); 0 Lord I Will Sing of Your Constant Love (Walker). Director of music Stephen Dean.
Geoffrey Wheeler looks back at some of the stories, events and issues which made the headlines 50 years ago today. A gang of gunmen assassinate seven senior government ministers in Rangoon and Plunge Burma into chaos. Producer Lynne McCadden Editor Lindsay Leonard
Introduced by Jenni Murray. Serial: Kiss and Kin by Angela Lambert , abridged in 12 parts by Meg Clarke , read by Sarah Badel.
1: Harriet and Oliver have fallen for one another, but will their age, and their shared grandchildren, make their love impossible?
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By Greg Cullen. When one of Jenny's pupils dies of an asthma attack, no one will listen to her concerns that it might have been aggravated by pollution. Then the oil tanker Sea
Express runs aground, and Jenny finds that there is some action she can take. with Christine Pritchard , Gareth Morris ,
Kathryn Dimery , Tom Cullen , Leanne Sadler and Philippa Thomas. Director Alison Hindell
Lynne Walker listens to the music of the American best-selling composer Steve Reich and reviews a new production of the Rossini opera Count Ory at Glyndebourne. Producer Nicki Paxman
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By Yana Stajno. When a chocolate manufacturer is looking for a model to promote a new bar, a spotty chocoholic decides to give it a whirl.
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Stephen Jameson finds out if the good old British queue went out with the ration book, and he asks who the queue jumpers are in society and what people do when someone elbows them out of the way. Producer Sara Jane Hall Repeat
The fifth in a six-part serialisation of Stephen King 's novel, dramatised by Gregory Evans. Heedless of Jud's warnings, Louis takes Gage's body to the Micmac burial ground. with Liza Ross , Gordon Sterne , Kerry Shale , Garrick Hagon. Colleen Prendergast , Hugh Dickson , Alice Arnold , Mark Bonnar and Percy Helm. Original music composed by David Chilton and Nicholas Russell-Pavier Director Gordon House Repeat
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