7: Clive Anderson considers Lord Justice Auld's s review of the criminal justice system. His eminent guests include Lord Justice Judge and the Chief
Constable of Thames Valley Police, Peter Neyroud. Producer Bruce Hyman Repeated at 9.30pm
In the last of the series, poet Roger McGough buys a return ticket on the train from Liverpool to Southport and finds a man with a 12-inch Willing Worker, checks out Vanessa Feltz 's dibber, meets a bestselling children's author, and says adios to his sister. Producers Janet Graves and Clare Jenkins
The Golden Jubilee celebration live from St Paul s Cathedral before the Queen and the royal family, representatives of the Commonwealth, the Lord
Mayor and the Bishop of London. The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev DrGeorge Carey, will give the sermon. The service includes a new setting by John Rutter of Psalm 150, cathedral organist John Scott 's setting of wordsfrom Psalm 84 and afeast of royal favourites. Introduced by Nicholas Witchell. Producer Philip Billson
Andrew Motion presents a selection of poetry and music, featuring verses by poets laureate overthe ages, recorded atthe Chapel, Lincoln's Inn in London, to mark the Queen's Golden Jubilee. Read by Juliet Stevenson , Samantha Bond and Samuel West. Violinist Alexandra Wood Producer Cherry Cookson
Robert King researches the origin of the National Anthem. Its first known performance was in 1745, in support of the Hanoverian George ll's suppression of the Jacobite Rebellion led by Stuart pretender Bonnie Prince Charlie. But was the anthem in fact written in the 1680s in honour of the Stuarts themselves? Contributors include historian Paul Monod, early music performer/scholar Peter Holman, conductor Leonard Slatkin, Major Roger Swift of the Royal Military School of Music at Kneller Hall, and pupils at Templewood School in Welwyn Garden City who have been writing new verses for the anthem.
By John Mortimer. A specially commissioned drama to mark the Queen's Golden Jubilee. A group of strangers are brought together by the mystery ot television to witness the crowning of the young queen. As the historic event unfolds the shared experience gently pulls people together until secrets are revealed and friendships are forged
Violinist Thomas Kemp Director Pam Fraser Solomon
The first in a six-part comedy series written by and starring Linda Smith, who takes on the mantle of the United Nations as she tries to broker a fragile peace between elderly neighbour Betty and live-in builder Chris. In the strife-torn streets of East London, can bingo and musical theatre ever be reconciled? With Jeremy Hardy, Martin Hyder, Margaret John, Chris Neill and Femi Olufowuju Junior. Producer jonRoiph
The Matt Groening Interview. Mark Lawson meets Matt Groening , creator oftelevision's most famous cartoon family, The Simpsons. Herecallstheirorigins and reveals some future plans. Producer EkeneAkalawu
By Dolly Eltenton. 2: Dolly has made many friends and is happy in Leningrad. But the change is too much for the children and their health is beginning to suffer. For details see yesterday Repeat from 10.45am
New Labour promised a new era of open and inclusive local politics. In the wake of last month's local elections, Gerry Northam investigates claims that party manipulation and dirtytricks are still keeping good candidates from office. Producer Jenny Chryss Repeated Sunday 5pm
Day Surgery. The Government sees an increase in day surgery as the key to meeting its pledge to reduce waiting times for patients. Already about half of all operations in the UK are carried out as day cases. Graham Easton visits Kingston Hospital in Surrey to discover what this means for patients and medical Staff. Producer Paula McGrath
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The award-winning team of impressionists don't usually do the royals but perhaps this Jubilee special will be an exception, as they look back on 50 years of British cultural life. Starring Jon Culshaw , Jan Ravens , Mark Perry and Kevin Connelly , Producer Bill Dare Court jesters: page 26
Another chance to hear Michael Wood 's four-part exploration ofthe world of medieval music.
1: Voices of Love. Howthe concept of courtly love was depicted in the songs of the troubadours. Producers Lyndon Jones and Deborah Preston
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