With the Rev Peter Whittaker. Guide Me, 0 Thou Great Redeemer (Cwm Rhondda); 2 Timothy 1, w7-12; Give Me the Faith (Leddington
Wright/Norton); 0 Thou Who Camestfrom Above (Hereford). Director of music Paul Leddington Wright.
After a series of grisly murders by teenagers,
Japan is cracking down on youth crime. New laws will make it more likely that youngsters will face long prison sentences. In the first of a new five-part series, Julian Pettifer investigates why Japan has become so scared of its youth, even though statistics suggest it is still one of the safest countries in the world.
ProducerHugh Levinson. Repeated Monday 8.30pm
A series charting the lives and influence of less well-known wives of composers.
Helene Nahowski. "I with you, you with me. Hand in hand, soul to soul. "Alban Berg and Helene Nahowski had 25 happy years together before he suddenly died at the age of 50. Did she feel responsible for his death, how did she react to the discoverythat he had had an illegitimate child and why did she ban the completion of his opera Lu/u?Experts Patricia Hall , Douglas Jarman and Anthony Pople chart Nahowski's life and reflect on the way in which she influenced the Austrian Composer and his music. Producer Rosie Boulton
Dominique Sigaud's tale, adapted by Penny
Leicester, is a poetic meditation on the meaning of life and death, love and hatred. Translated from the French by Frank Wynne.
An American woman sets out to discover what has happened to her husband, missing in action at the end of the Gulf War. The drama is interwoven with the real sounds of the war from the BBC sound archive.
Blind man's son:
Juliet Stevenson speaks on behalf of a charity which funds research into the root causes of world poverty.
DONATIONS: World Development Movement Trust, [address removed]CREDIT CARDS: Freephone [number removed] Repeated from Sunday 7.55am
4: Deconstructing Emilyby Frederic Lindsay , read by Hilary Neville. At a criminology conference in Edinburgh, an authority on detective fiction comes face to face with one of the genre's first heroes. For details see Monday
4: A Space Odyssey. Doug Millard , head of space technology at the Science Museum, explainsthe unexpected role of clay in claddingforthe space shuttle and the use of ceramics in space exploration. For details see Monday
When the River Ouse burst its banks recently, York's riverside business community bore the brunt of the flooding- tens of thousands of business documents were soaked. Quentin Coopertalksto experts in medieval paper conservation Trevor Cooper and Chris Webb from the Borthwick Institute in York. Faced with soggy piles of photographs, architectural plans, bills and receipts, they had to work quickly. How useful were their skills as medieval conservators when dealing with modern paper?
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Boothby Graffoe concludes his series of surreal laughs. With BigAI, Stephen Frost , Rich Hall , Vivienne Soan, Jim Sweeney and Mariella Frostrup-who is not Magnus Magnusson. Or
James Mason. Half an hour of mistaken identity, stolen photographic negatives and songs about anglepoise lamps. Producer Lucy Armitage
Andrew Sachs concludes his series examining England's extraordinary Jewish history.
The East End Years. With the mass migration of Jews from eastern Europe at the turn of the last century, the East End became a vibrant centre of Jewish cultural life. When the Blackshirt fascists, led by Sir Oswald Mosley, tried to march through the area in 1936, thousands of Jews joined forces with Catholic dockers in the battle of Cable Street and left the fascists in disarray. Producer Nichola West. Editor Martin Weitz
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Geoff Watts presents the cutting-edge science programme. Scientists are now using Darwin's theory of evolution to get one step closer to the intelligent machine. Everything from super computers to robots are benefiting from genetic programming. Watts visits Stanford University in California and Sussex University to see what happens when nature and machine combine. Producer Alexandra Feachem. E-MAIL: email@example.com
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