Concluding the week's comparisons between Elizabethans of the 16th and 21st centuries.
5: Popular Culture. Dr Christopher Haigh meets modern journalists and experts on the 16th-century to discover whether ourtastes across the centuries are equally questionable. For details see Monday
By Giovanni Guareschi , dramatised in four parts by Peter Kerry. 2: The Stuff from America. With party promotion on the cards, the arrival of American food aid in the village gives Pepponejust the opportunity he needs to prove his credentials.
Producer/director Chris Wallis
David Threlfall stars as the murder-solving priest in the third of six dramas.
3: Sick Rose by Martin Meenan, featuring Victoria Smurfit. Paolo and Tina discover that a priceless hybrid plant leads to little peace and serenity in the newly designed garden of contemplation.
Director Mark Lambert
Arts for Our Sake. Steve Chalke visits Shotton Hall school in Peterlee, Durham. Once branded a failure it now boasts improved reputation and standards. This change in fortune has come about through the recently acquired specialist status in the performing arts that has benefited not only the school but also the community in general. Producer Sandra Sykes
5: Tramontana. The Tramontana is a harsh land wind that carries in it the seeds of madness. It sows terror into the hearts of all who hear it when it sweeps into the Spanish town of Cadaques. Read by Andrew Sachs. For details see Monday
Does the criminal justice system concentrate too much on victims? Marcel Berlins asks if the fashionable sentiment in favour of" putting victims first" could lead to miscarriages of justice. Producer Simon Coates
A lovely surprise for Jennifer.
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Presented by Jonathan Dimblebyfrom St Edward's College, Liverpool, with a panel that includes
Minister for Work and Pensions Ian McCartney , former Conservative Cabinet minister Lord Forsyth, deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats Menzies
Campbell and Plaid Cymru Welsh Assembly member Helen Mary Jones.
Producer Anne Peacock Repeated on Saturday at 1.15pm
In 1906 the crowds thronged to the monkey house at the Bronx Zoo in New York to look at the latest exhibit: Ota Benga , a Bambuti hunterfrom Central Africa. Cheryl Martin 's drama tells his life story.
Director Pam Fraser Solomon
8: Obsession. Matthew Parris invites poet
John Cooper Clarke , critic Kathryn Flett and poet, actor and presenter Owen Sheers to write and talk about their own personal obsessions. Producer Jane Greenwood
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