Simon Callow reads his moving account of his friendship with the legendary literary agent Peggy Ramsay , and his love affair with Aziz, a tragic young
Egyptian film-maker. Abridged in five parts by Lavinia Murray. Producer Polly Thomas
Last in a four-part series showing how to discover your town's past through the streets and buildings of today. Grimsby. Julian Richards discovers how mud and the tides have helped to map this town.
Producer Nicola Banning
First in a three-part comedy drama by Julia Jones. Timid Dawn Butterworth is tyrannised by her tight-fisted bully of a father. And she is not fat -just well-covered. Maybe the local ladies' bowling club can offer escape? with Marcia Warren. Judy Cornwell , Polly James , Rebecca Front , Fine Time Fontayne and Anthony Jackson. Director Don Taylor
By Nancy Mitford, dramatised by Claire Luckham to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the novel's publication.
An invitation to a grand party at Hampton, home of the fabulously wealthy Montdores and their beautiful daughter Polly, brings Fanny into the world of the aristocracy, and in and out of love when the temperature drops. with Teresa Gallagher. Jenny Howe , Jon Strickland , Patience Tomlinson ,
Tessa Worsley , loan Meredith , Stephen Critchlow , Sarah Jane Holm , Tilly Gaunt , William Hope and Tom Beard. Director Marion Nancarrow
Joining Nigel Rees to exchange quotations and anecdotes this week are Keith Barron , Stephanie Hughes , Anthony Quinton and Brian Sewell. Reader William Franklyn. Producer Carol Smith
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Mark Lawson investigates the musical. After the success of Mamma Mia in exploiting the Abba back catalogue. which other artists' hits can be shaped into a show? Plus, the art of staging the apparently unstageable. Producer Robert Ketteridge
By Charlotte Jones. A return to the Porthant Bay Hotel, Cornwall, where Martin is brainstormingthe biggest tourist event of the year. Mandy plans a little reunion of her own. Part 1. with Gerard McDermott and Paul Bazely
Director Jonquil Panting . Rptd from 10.45am
The last of three programmes following the work of investigators who are responsible for ensuring public safety in Britain. The Disease Detectives
Jenny Cuffe meets public health doctors in the front line of the battle against the resurgent menace ofTB in Britain. Editor David Ross
The Story of BST. Bovine semototrophin was the first genetically-engineered product on the market. It can cause disease in cows and its effects on humans are unknown. In the first of two programmes. Alex Kirby investigates the political and health implications. Producer Hugh O'Donnell
By Stephen Baxter , dramatised in five parts by Dirk Maggs. 4: 1981-85: Approaches. Following the Apollo-N disaster, Natalie's prospects look bleak. with William Dufris , Michael Roberts. Mel Taylor and Rolf Saxon. Music by Wilfredo Acosta
Director Dirk Maggs. Voyage is available now as an audio cassette.
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