By Diana Athill. Love and marriage in a different era, Athill's childhood was sometimes overshadowed by her parents' unhappiness. Read by Penelope Wilton. Part4. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Presented by John Forrest , with the Portsmouth
Grammar School Choir. Judge Eternal (Rhuddlan). Luke 18, w9-14 (Turn Thy Face from My Sins
(Attwood). May the Mind of Christ (St Leonard's) Director of Music James Henderson.
Jenni Murray talks to Oscar-winning actress, Angelica Huston about her role in the off-beat comedy The Royal Tennebaums. We also hearfrom
Cumbrian women who recount their experiences of devastation and renewal one year on from the outbreak of the foot-and-mouth crisis. Drama: The Magpie Stories. Part 4. Drama repeated at 7.45pm
The first of two programmes marking the 25th anniversary of the pioneering company Tara Arts.
1: Acting Ourselves. Since its explicitly political beginning in the wake of the murder of a Sikh schoolboy in 1976, Tara Arts has charted the story of Asians in Britain. Director and co-founder
JatinderVerma explains to Mukti Jain Campion why theatre should be unexpected and unsettling-just like a bone in the kebab. Producer Mukti Jain Campion
By Vayu Naidu. While visiting Hyderabad for her niece's wedding, Rekha needs to come to terms with the death of her son. Can Sahara, a new friend from a differnt culture. help?
Director Vanessa Whitburn
Getting the Best from Your Doctor. How can you get the most out of your doctor? Should you go armed with pages of the latest treatments from the internet? Orjust rely on your doctorto keep you informed? Barbara Myers and her guest Dr Grace Lomax - who runs a medical website to help doctors inform their patients - offer some tips to make those few minutes you get in the surgery really count.
Producer Paula McGrath Phone in your questions: [number removed], ore-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chris Bonington appeals on behalf of a medical development charity which works to restore health, hope and dignity to people affected by leprosy
Producer Laurence Grissell
Repeated from Sunday 7.55am
DONATIONS: The British Leprosy Relief Association, FREEPOST, [address removed] CREDIT CARDS: Freephone [number removed]
4: The Bird of Nepal. Brian Houghton Hodgson was among infinite strangeness as a resident of Nepal in the mid-19th century. His self-taught skills of observation and classification have enriched the world of ornithology. For details see Monday
Science series. By studying how insects fly, scientists are creating miniature airborne robots. Quentin Cooper talks to researchers about the lessons from insect aerodynamics and wing muscles that are leading to the invention of tiny flying "eyes" foremergency rescues and espionage. Producer Andrew Luck-Baker
David Hatch chairs the radio quiz about radio. This week Barry Cryer and Sue MacGregor challenge
Donna McPhail and John Waite. Questions involve disasters in the Brownies and electronic flatulence on the Today programme. ProducervivBiack
Called to Account. The collapse of the mighty Enron corporation has put the spotlight on the activities of the huge global accountancy firms. It's the auditor's vital function to inspect the finances of every public company. Peter Day asks if the accounting giants are up to the job.
Producer Sandra Kanthal Repeated Sunday9.30pm
This week top scientists from around the world gather in Boston to discuss the latest results in subjects as far ranging as nanotechnology to cosmology. The American Association forthe
Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual conference is an ideal opportunityto hear about the most cutting-edge research being done across the US and other parts of the globe. Geoff Watts reports from the meeting, talks to the scientists at the forefront of their fields and finds out what the most hotly debated topics are this year.
Producer Alexandra Feachem E-MAIL: email@example.com
Jack Douglas reminisces about a career starting in theatre at the age of 11 with his impresario father, laterteamingup with Des O'Connor as Alf Ippititimus and working with the Carry On team on eight films. Producer Claire Jones
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