From St Marythe Virgin, Prescot in Liverpool.
World Service analysis. Producer Mike Popham
He, She and Spirit. Mark Tully explores questions of gender and Spirituality. Producer Beverley McAinsh.
Repeated at 11.30pm
Topical farming magazine. Producer Hugh O'Donnell
The religious and ethical news of the week, moral arguments and perspectives with Trevor Barnes. Series producer Amanda Hancox
Selina Scott speaks on behalf of a charity which helps families caring for children with any disability, chronic illness or life-threatening condition.
Producer Jayne Egerton. DONATIONS: Contact a Family. [address removed] CREDIT CARDS:
Freephone [number removed]. Rptd at 9.25pm and Thursday 3.27pm
A service from St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral,
Edinburgh, led by the Rev Kevin Franz and the Very Rev Graham Forbes. With the Cathedral Choir. Master of music Matthew Owens. Assistant organist Simon Nieminski. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
With Alistair Cooke. Repeated from Friday
Presented by Eddie Mair. Editor Kevin Marsh
Omnibus edition. from 10.45 Soap and flannel: page 28
Sue Lawley's castaway this week is investment banker Lord Roll. Producer Miranda Birch. Shortened
Panel game show. Repeated from Monday BBC RADIO COLLECTION: volume 5 of just a Minute is now available on audio cassette from all good retail outlets and www.bbcshop.com Call [number removed]
The last of four programmes of conversation based on a lifetime in food journalism. With Derek Cooper. Producer RebeCca Wells. Extended repeat tomorrow 4pm
With Tim Franks.
Capitalists. Former Tory Chancellor Norman Lamont is best remembered as the man who blew L7 billion in one day on Black Wednesday, keeping sterling in the Exchange Rate Mechanism. That may explain why some people loathed him at the time. Here he talks to people who hate capitalism itself, for a variety of reasons: economic, social, moral and environmental. producer RogerChilds (R)
John Cushnie , Bunny Guinness and Roy Lancaster tackle gardening's most frequently asked questions, including a special step-by-step guide to combatting slugs and snails. With chairman Eric Robson. Producer Trevor Taylor. Shortened
The Borage Family. Jekka McVicar explores the world of herbs. This week she visits Cressing Temple in Essex to discuss comfrey, lungwort and borage with naturalist, botanist, author and Herb Society chairman Roger Tabor. Producer Sara Conkey. For recipe information PHONE: [number removed] The benefits of borage: page 17
Muriel Spark 's witty slice of fifties London is dramatised by Jennifer Phillips. The story concerns the eccentric and engaging occupants of a rooming-house near South Kensington Underground station, and the charming gentlemen and ladies of the shabby but genteel world of publishing. Director Viv Beeby. Repeated Saturday 9pm (R)
This week writer David Ebershoff talks about The Rose City, his finely crafted stories about young men forging their way in a chaotic world, and Charlie Lee Potter reveals what the books on your shelves say about you. Producer Claire Csonka. Series producer Rona McLean The next Bookclubon 2 September will be The Grass Is Singing by Doris Lessing. Repeated Thursday 4pm
Requests for great poems and old favourites, such as If by Rudyard Kipling , and A Martian Sends a Postcard Home by Craig Raine. With Frank Delaney. Producer Frances Byrnes. Repeated Saturday 11.30pm
Writer and director Rikki Beadle-Blair journeys to Jamaica to confront the homophobia contained in ragga music. Repeated from Tuesday
The second in a new series featuring some of the most inspirational graduation speeches. Rock musician Bono offers his "map forthe future". Producer Cheryl Gabriel. Repeated Saturday 7.45pm
A selection of extracts from BBC radio over the past seven days, presented by Peter Donaldson. Editor Richard Bannerman. PHONE: [number removed] FAX: [number removed]. E-MAIL: email@example.com WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/potw
Emma hopes for fame. Rptd tomorrow 2pm
The children's programme looks at the latest creation of author and illustrator Raymond Briggs -Ug, the story of a Stone Age boy genius. And
Jonathan Miller continues reading Emil and the Detectives. Presented by Matt Smith.
Producer Jo Daykin. Series producer Olivia Seligman E-MAIL: gfi@>bbc.co.uk. WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/gfi
Anna Massey narrates Christopher Lee 's series of the history of Britain. Reader Robert Powell.
1925-26. Churchill's First Budget and the General Strike. Producer Pete Atkin Revised repeat
Compelling radio from around the globe, presented by Emily Buchanan. Repeated from Friday
Michael Rosen examines words and the way we speak. Repeated from Friday
John Waite investigates complaints. Repeated from Friday
From Berlin Wall to Great Wall? Friction persists between the US and China, while Washington tests a missile shield and prepares to resume nuclear arms talks with Moscow. Quentin Peel asks whetherthe US is substituting a new giant enemy for an old one. Repeated from Thursday
The politics of the next seven days, with Jonathan Beale. Including at 10.45 Palace of Varieties. Professor David Cannadine continues his exploration of the Palace of Westminster. Editor John Evans. Producer Susan Marling
Journalist Jeremy Clarke and record producer
George Martin discuss their recommended books with Louise Doughty. Repeated from Tuesday
Fertility expert Professor Robert Winston selects favourite pieces of prose and poetry. Rptd from Thursday