Parabolic flights, in which a plane breaks free of the earth's gravitational pu are used fortraining cosmonauts before they go into space. Emma Jane Kirby travels to Star City in Moscow with a group called Arts Catalyst, which is sending dancers, acrobats and film-makers to explore the creative potential of weightlessness. As she takes her first step into zero gravity she discovers the intense emotions released through this extreme physical experience. Producer Sara Jane Hall
A six-part series by Gill Adams.
4: We Will Survive. Babs has had enough - she leaves her demanding dad and goes to stay at Pauline's; Rita and Pauline take part in an unintentionally hilarious radio interview to promote the play; Diana falls into a puddle; and, to top it all, Crazy Big Fish find themselves booked into Hull's roughest pub fortheir debut performance.
All other parts played by members of the company Director Polly Thomas
How much was a 1922 wireless licence?
David Hatch presents a six-part quiz that delves into the BBC sound archives and comes up with an intriguing jumble of radio fragments. Producer Viv Black. Repeated Sunday 8pm
A A trilogy of plays from three continents to mark
World Aids Day. Aids is a global epidemic with very different realities across the world. Asia: Kulsoom's Story
ByWasifSyed. A woman in Karachi, Pakistan, faces terrible consequences when Aids hits her family
Africa: Amadi's Story
ByCajetan Boy. A teenager in Nairobi, Kenya, struggles to keep the family together after he loses his parents to Aids. Amadi Edson Lidonde
Mother Caroline Odongo
Europe: Erik's Story
By Coen Antonisse and Andre Witbreuk. Erik has Aids and after many years living in Amsterdam on triple combination therapy, things start to change for him. He has unenviable decisions to make.
Director Turan Ali
Must the show go on? Written by Simon Frith. Director Ken Davies
Editor Vanessa Whitburn. ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send an sae to [address removed]
Jonathan Dimbleby is joined at the Treloar Trust in Alton, Hampshire, by panellists including Dr Liam Fox , shadow Secretary for Health; Sir John Krebs , chairman of the Food Standards Agency; and Baroness Shirley Williams.
Producer Lisa Jenkinson. Repeated Saturday 1.15pm
] With the help of a philosopher, a music teacher and a deaf musician, Jerome Vincent 's drama documentary explores the ways in which the profoundly deaf can respond to music. with Jean Trend. Tom Bevan. John Evitts. Juliet Blount.
Paul Whittaker and Jonathan Ree. With the Orchestra of Ovingdean Hall School for Deaf Children. Musical direction Chris Jones and Mike Sykes. Producers David Blount and Angela Hind
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