Sue Lawley's castaway this week is explorer and environmentalist Robert Swan. In 1989, he became the first man everto walk unsupported to both the North and the South Poles. Producer Miranda Birch (R) Desert island diva: page 41
Architectural historian Lucinda Lambton presents a six-part series exploring some of our most stunning but neglected buildings and meets the people behind theirfate.
5: This week, Lucinda visits a disused rubber factory in the centre of Bynmawr, Wales, considered an icon of modern architecture.
Producer Frances Byrnes
A six-part series by Gill Adams. 2: A Dog's Life Rita refuses to audition for Crazy Big Fish, but Sandy and Babs win heroverwith a little help from Gladys. Then Pauline puts her foot down - her beloved dog Diana has an upset tummy and she can't possibly leave her at home. Will the women make it to the audition, let alone get the parts?
All other parts played by members of the company Director Polly Thomas
Roger Bolton airs listeners' views on BBC radio programmes and policy.
Producer Nick Utechin. WRITE TO: Feedback. PO Box 2100. London W1A 1QT. FAX: [number removed]. PHONE: [number removed] E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org. Repeated Sunday 8pm
By Carolyn Scott-Jeffs . When Davor, a Croatian asylum seeker, finds himself alone in Birmingham, he discovers an unlikely friend in Sarah, a middle-aged library assistant. Their friendship turns to romance. As they grow closer, Sarah's lorry-driver husband, Alan, becomes increasingly suspicious as she returns fewer and fewer of his phone calls. She is forced to ask herself some serious questions when Alan finds himself in a highly dangerous situation.
Director Peter Leslie Wild
Subverting the Lawn. Leslie Forbes meets artists who can literally make grass grow anywhere.
Their latest "tapestry" is destined forthe Victoria and Albert Museum and they are confident that even when the grass dies it will stay green. Final part. For details see Monday
Written by Caroline Harrington. Director Sean O'Connor
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Michael Fieldby Moya O'Shea. 1912. As their story draws to a close, Edith thinks back to
Browning's words a quarter of a century before: "Michael will make his mark -wait 50 years."
She asks Katherine: "Do you think Michael Field will have at last found fame?" Final part. For details see Monday. Repeated from 10.45am
Jonathan Dimbleby is joined at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic and District Hospital in Oswestry, Shropshire, by panellists including John Bercow MP; Simon Hughes , Liberal
Democrat Home Affairs spokesman; and Francis Wells , senior consultant at Papworth Hospital. Producer Lisa Jenkinson. Repeated Saturday 1.15pm
By Peter Straughan , based on the biography by Andrew Motion. From a hospital in the penal colonies of Tasmania, painter and writer Thomas Griffiths Wainewright (1794-1847), looks back over his controversial life. Having inherited the family home, successive legacies supported his flamboyant lifestyle. He was tried for forgery, but three close relatives died in suspicious circumstances.
Composer Oily Fox. Director Susan Roberts
Scott/Man 2/ Captain:
Jim White hosts the sports programme which combines journalism and satire. This week a report on the first Test Match between England and Pakistan, taking place in Colonel Gadaffi Stadium. Producer Ian Bent
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