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: Bells on Sunday

From St Nicholas, Combe St Nicholas,
Somerset.
Repeated at 12.20am

: News Briefing

: Something Understood

Denis Tuohy looks at how we find strength in the simple comforts of life. Producer Will Cantopher

Contributors

Unknown: Denis Tuohy

: News

: Sunday Papers

: On Your Farm

Oliver Walston meets the Casements who farm on Giant's Causeway. Producer Alasdair Cross

Contributors

Unknown: Oliver Walston
Producer: Alasdair Cross

: Sunday

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

Contributors

Unknown: Gerry Northam
Producer: Phil Pegum.

: Martin Jarvis

speaks forthe Week's Good Cause about a charity which is dedicated to the care of those who are fostered. DONATIONS TO: National Foster Care
Association [address removed] CREDIT CARDS: (0181) [number removed]

: News

: Sunday Papers

: Letter from America

Repeated from Friday

: Morning Service

Live from Tavistock Parish Church with celebrant the Rev John Rawlings and preacher the Rev Julie Nelson. Ave
Verum (Mawby); Missa Brevis (Walton); Filled with the Spirit's Power (Farley Castle); Come Down, 0 Love Divine
(Down Ampney); How Shall I Sing That Majesty (Coe Fen). Organist Mark Lee. Director of music Matthew Owens.

Contributors

Unknown: John Rawlings
Unknown: Julie Nelson.
Organist: Mark Lee.
Music: Matthew Owens.

: The Archers

: Mediumwave

Editor Sarah Eldridge. Repeated Tuesday llpm

Contributors

Editor: Sarah Eldridge.

: Test Match Special

1.07-6.30pm*
Test Match Special LW onlyEngland v Australia
The fourth day's play in the Fourth
Test at Headingley. Including at 1.07* A Season to Savour -1985 With
Peter Baxter. And at 3.45* Teatime News and At the Bookstall
PHONE [number removed] for information or retuning advice •Approximate times

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Baxter.

: A View from Abroad

Six international writers explore aspects of Britain. 1: History Erased War correspondent Martha Gellhorn went to south Wales to report from the frontline of the miners' strike. Now she returns to discover what has happened to the way of life of the People once called the "enemy within". Producer Kate McAII

Contributors

Unknown: Martha Gellhorn
Producer: Kate McAii

: In the Psychiatrist's Chair

Professor Anthony Clare 's subject is travel writer and novelist Paul Theroux. Producer Michael Ember Repeated Wednesday 9.05am

Contributors

Unknown: Professor Anthony Clare
Unknown: Paul Theroux.
Producer: Michael Ember

: The World This Weekend

With Jeremy Harris.

: Gardeners' Question Time

Bob Flowerdew , Pippa Greenwood and Anne Swithinbank answer questions posed by the Barbican Horticultural Society. The chairman is Eric Robson. Producer Trevor Taylor Repeated Wednesday 11.30am

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Flowerdew
Unknown: Pippa Greenwood
Unknown: Anne Swithinbank
Unknown: Eric Robson.
Producer: Trevor Taylor

: The Summer Serial: The Barchester Chronicles

The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope , dramatised infourepisodes by Martyn Wade. 2: Adolphus Crosbie makes a sudden departure. with Jamie Glover. Richard Vernon , Brenda Blethyn , Lesley Sharp , Jeremy Clyde , Dominic Letts. Diana Payan , John Evitts , Pauline Yates. Philip Anthony , Geraldine Fitzgerald , Jillie Meers. Steve Hodson and David Thorpe Director Cherry Cookson Repeat

Contributors

Unknown: Anthony Trollope
Unknown: Martyn Wade.
Unknown: Jamie Glover.
Unknown: Richard Vernon
Unknown: Brenda Blethyn
Unknown: Lesley Sharp
Unknown: Jeremy Clyde
Unknown: Dominic Letts.
Unknown: Diana Payan
Unknown: John Evitts
Unknown: Pauline Yates.
Unknown: Philip Anthony
Unknown: Geraldine Fitzgerald
Unknown: Jillie Meers.
Unknown: Steve Hodson
Unknown: David Thorpe
Director: Cherry Cookson
Adolphus Crosbie: Alex Jennings
Lily Dale: Julia Ford

: Pick of the Week

Repeated from Friday

: Why Morris Matters

Andrew Saint visits the places that were significant to the designer and socialist William Morris , and discusses his inspirations with guests including Fiona MacCarthy and Peter Cormack. With reader David Timpson. Producer Judith Bumpus First broadcast on Radio 3

Contributors

Unknown: William Morris
Unknown: Fiona MacCarthy
Unknown: Peter CormacK.
Reader: David Timpson.
Producer: Judith Bumpus

: Ready, Steady, Glasgow

Ainsley Harriott eats out in Glasgow. Repeated from Tuesday

: Poetry Please!

Poet's Poetry Please. Scottish poet Kathleen Jamie pays tribute to George Mackay Brown , who died last year. Producer Rob Ketteridge

Contributors

Unknown: Kathleen Jamie
Unknown: George MacKay Brown
Producer: Rob Ketteridge

: Roxburgh's Russia

Paradise Lost?The first of four programmes in which Angus Roxburgh examines modern Russia. Repeated from Friday

Contributors

Unknown: Angus Roxburgh

: Devout Sceptics

Bel Mooney explores belief and unbelief with writer Irma Kurtz. Producer Malcolm Love

Contributors

Unknown: Irma Kurtz.
Producer: Malcolm Love

: Children's BBC Radio 4: The Teenage Detective

A five-part drama by Scott Cherry. 1: Life is sweet for Danny Blue , a sharp-suited detective from London.
With Dexter Fletcher , Cathy Sara , Paula Jacobs , Ronnie Herdman , Dominic Letts ,
Gareth Armstrong. Richard Ridings and Peter Gunn Director Sally Avens
First broadcast on Radio 5

Contributors

Unknown: Scott Cherry.
Unknown: Danny Blue
Unknown: Dexter Fletcher
Unknown: Cathy Sara
Unknown: Paula Jacobs
Unknown: Ronnie Herdman
Unknown: Dominic Letts
Unknown: Gareth Armstrong.
Unknown: Richard Ridings
Unknown: Peter Gunn
Director: Sally Avens

: The Street

Tony Wilkinson presents a series of portraits of Britain through a week in the life of sixstreets.
5: Leigh Road, Street. SomersetProducer Tony Wilkinson Repeat

Contributors

Unknown: Tony Wilkinson
Producer: Tony Wilkinson

: Open University

8.00 The Raj: 50 Years On 8.30 What Is Happening to the Family? 9.00
Women and Music 9.20 At Summer
School 9.40 Flying in Birds

: The Natural History Programme

With Joanna Pinnock. Repeated from Friday

Contributors

Unknown: Joanna Pinnock.

: A Brief History of the Future

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

: A Good Read

With Thomas Sutcliffe. Repeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Sutcliffe.

: Costing the Earth

Jeremy Cherfas presents the eight-part environmental series. 1: ForestryRepeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Cherfas

: News

: Medicine Now

Geoff Watts reports on medical care. Repeated from Tuesday

Contributors

Unknown: Geoff Watts

: Breakaway

Repeated from yesterday 9.30am

: Idle Rocks

A cycle of poems recording the comings and goings of guests and staff in a Cornish seaside hotel which was run for years by poet Zofia Ilinska.
Producer Julian May Repeat

Contributors

Unknown: Zofia Ilinska.

: Seeds of Faith

Wu Wei. Martin Palmer travels to
China's sacred sites to introduce readings by Nigel Hawthorne of the Tao Te Ching, the foundation text of Taoism.
Producers Abigail Saxon and Norman Winter

Contributors

Unknown: Wu Wei.
Unknown: Martin Palmer
Unknown: Nigel Hawthorne
Producers: Abigail Saxon
Producers: Norman Winter

: News

: Bells on Sunday

Repeated from 5.50am

: Late Story: One Wednesday Afternoon

By Stan Barstow.
Repeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown: Stan Barstow.








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