Fergal Keane talks to individuals who have, through conviction or circumstance, taken a stand against something significant. He examines their motives and looks at the results of their decisions. Producer Jane Beresford. Repeated at 9.30pm
Simon Caldercontinues his series looking at maps and their makers, uncovering maps' secrets, propaganda and influence.
The Peters Projection. In 1973 Arno Peters created a map which he claimed gave a fairer view of the world, showing the true area of all countries. Are his claims correct or is his map another piece of political propaganda? Producer Pam Rutherford. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Josette Simon reads extracts from Ean Wood 's biography of the starwho danced and sang her way to fame and riches in twenties Paris.
2: La Revue Negre. A new black revue opens in sensation-hungry Paris, and Baker takes the city by Storm. For details see yesterday
With Canon Noel Vincent. Sing We the Praises of the Great Forerunner (Coelites Plaudant); Luke 3, w7-16; There's a Wideness in God's Mercy (Beavan); When Jesus Came to Jordan
(Offertorium). Director of music Richard Tanner.
To Romance. Alexei Sayle looks at the social influence of the train through film, literature and music. This week he makes a Brief Encounteron his way to Grand Central Station, with a little help from Porgy and Bess and Billy Strayhorn. Producer Jayne Gibson
Christopher Cook continues his examination of sound in motion pictures with a journey into the extremes of combat. Sound and Fury
He examines Saving Private Ryan and The Thin Red Line, which plunged audiences into two entirely different sonic worlds of violence and death. And veteran sound editor Frank Warner reveals the secrets of Raging Bull 's sound and fury. Producer Mark Burman
D Hilary Fannin 's story of four Irish women - two mothers and two daughters- spanning two generations. Anne and Sim meet in Dublin at the end of the sixties when they are seven years old, brought up in a stifling pious suburbia. They never let go oftheirfriendship, forged across the years, in spite of radically different family values and two mothers whose lives and attitudes are poles apart.
Producer Marilyn Imrie. Director Edward Hall
2: How Evil Came into the World. A dramatic
African story retold by a Zulu shaman about the first malevolent spirit in the world and how his legacy lives on. Read by Hugh Quarshie. For details see yesterday
2: Llandudno Pier is half a mile of Victorian splendour, but it is expensive to run - it needs to have the Astroglide and the video arcades, which tend to spoil its historic beauty. For details see yesterday
Stephen Fry and John Bird star as masters of spin Charles Prentiss and Martin McCabe in Mark Tavener 's comedy series. This week the machiavellian doctors of spin enlist the help of Ken Livingstone and Mel C to try and pull off the impossible - can they sell the study of philosophy as a sexy, happening subject? With Philip Fox ,
Tony Gardner , Tamsin Greigand Siobhan Hayes. Producer Paul Schlesinger
rln the first of five programmes looking at difficult choices healthcare professionals make,
Niall Dickson asks how ethical are clinical trials? How informed is informed consent, and if we really understood what we were being asked to do, would we take part? Health professionals, medical ethicists and patients debate the issues. Producer Geraldine Fitzgerald. E-MAIL: email@example.com
Andy Hamilton and JayTarses's comedy series set in Baltimore just before the American Revolution. 5:A Helluva Lot of Storm Clouds.Cora discovers she is pregnant, which is embarrassing as she and Ezekiel have not yet consummated their marriage. Meanwhile Mary and Captain
Brimshaw can hardly control their passion.
Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer (R)
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