Olivia O'Leary talks to two people who have had similar experiences.
Mountaineers Simon Yates and Mark Whetu have both made the agonising decision to abandon a climbing partner on a mountain.
Producer Sara Conkey. Repeated at 9.30pm
In four programmes,
Claudia Hammond examines how psychology is shaping the latest campaigns to manipulate our opinions.
1: Altruism. How our generosity of spirit is worked upon to make us give more of ourselves - quite literally. Producer Paula McGrath E-MAIL: [address removed]
Dame Stella Rimington tells Martha Kearney about her transition from a covert life as a spy to a public role as director general of M15. Drama: Postcards, by Nick Darke. Part 2. Drama repeated at 7.45pm For details see yesterday
Christopher Cook presents a series exploring the influence of war and conflict on music. 2: The Thirty Years War. Between 1618-48, the biggest and most brutal European conflict before the two world wars brought about a time of sorrow and hardship. The music of the period reflected the suffering - Lutheran chorales were used to spread propaganda and news. Producer Helen Garrison
Written and directed by Don Taylor. Walls have secrets, and when Adam and Belinda find a small cupboard plastered over in the attic room of their new house, they discover the story of what happened in the servant's room - or they think they do. with Cheryl Campbell , Sam West and Jerome Willis. Director Don Taylor Repeat
Libby Purves presents a guide to the world of learning, with practical advice, features and your views.
Producers Maud Hand and Lyn Webster Wilde Action Line: [number removed]44
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Russia in the Red
In the second of two programmes on Russia's financial meltdown,
Julian O'Halloran investigates the role of the West. How have seven years of aid and advice on market reform culminated in economic disaster?
Producer Andy Denwood Repeated Sunday 5pm
Blood is a clear fluid with lots of cells floating in it. These cells capture oxygen, attack invaders and seal up holes. Graham Easton investigates your life's blood. Producer Julia Durbin
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Repeated tomorrow 4.30pm
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