Racehorse trainer Jenny Pitman provides a behind-the-scenes tour of her stables on the eve of the Cheltenham Festival, one of the biggest events in the National Hunt year. She reveals what makes a champion - an early-morning gallop, a good breakfast and a fair measure of soap powder. With contributions from some of those who respect and fear her. Producer Ian Bell. Repeated Sunday 5pm
Nigel Rees chairs the popular quiz involving the exchange of quotations and anecdotes. With John Cole , Philip Franks , Roy Hattersley and Peter Jones. Reader Patricia Hughes. Producer Chris Neill Repeat
The first of four programmes about party-going since the Edwardian era. Party etiquette has changed over the century, just like society itself. Gone is the formality of the pre-First World
War ball, with its hostesses, chaperones and formalised conventions. By the 1930s, things were more informal, and party-goers were expected to do just as they pleased.
Producer Tony Sellors Repeat
A six-part comedy series by Colin Swash. 3: George Smith finally comes face to face with the evil leader of the OAPs, Mrs Cookson. with Lewis MacLeod and Peter Serafinowicz
Producer Richard Wilson
Leslie Forbes investigates six crime writers and explores the landscapes of their novels. 3: Alison Taylor
How easy is it to cover one's tracks and escape from the past? A Welsh scholar is found dead in the university city of Bangor, and the circumstances are suspicious. Taylor's detective hero Michael McKenna uncovers a web of deception in North Wales. Producer Nigel Acheson
Sheena McDonald talks to six public figures about a single childhood event which has had an effect on their adult lives.
4: Now famous for his plays - including Up 'n' Under, Teechers and Gym and Tonic- and his contributions to Grange Hill and Brookside, John Godber has never forgotten the humiliation and pain of failing his 11-plus examination. Producer Beaty Rubens Repeat
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