Melvyn Bragg continues his series chronicling how the events of British history have affected the lives of ordinary people, as heard through their own words. 2: Below Decks and Boney.Bragg investigates the lives of sailors during the Napoleonic Wars and finds that the popular image of the press-ganged seaman is not the whole Story. Producer Sarah Taylor Repeat at 9.30pm BBC RADIO COLLECTION: The first part of this two-part series is available on CD from 4 August at good retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com Call [number removed]
By Richmal Crompton , read by Martin Jarvis. 4: William and the Waxwork Prince. William's perpetual foe, Hubert Lane , was responsible for William's detention. An irresistible opportunity for revenge presents itself in the shape of the village fair. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Presented by John Forrest. I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say (Kingsfold). 1 Samuel 28, w3-8; 11-14. Christ Has No Body Now But Yours (Ogden). Lift High the Cross (Crucifer). With the RSCM Manchester Summer School. Director of music David Ogden.
England v South Africa
The start of the second Test series from Lord's. Commentary by Jonathan Agnew , Henry Blofeld , Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Neil Manthorp.
Including at 12.45 County Talk: live discussion with players around the country.
Producer Peter Baxter
Barry Norman entertains an audience at the Pump House in Aldeburgh with some of his favourite pieces of literature, ranging from Richmal Crompton and PG Wodehouse to Neville Cardus and Raymond Chandler. Readers are Andrew Sachs , Alice Arnold and Jon Glover. Producer VivBeeby Repeated Sun at 12.15am
By Gary Bleasdale. In London, a young woman takes a cab at Victoria station with a dark mission. It will alter the course of her marriage and perhaps her entire life. Can the cabbie help her avoid disaster? Director Peter Kavanagh
4: Pavlov's Dogs. Are we all conditioned like Pavlov's famous dogs, who came to connect food with the sound of a bell? Ian Peacock talks to Will Self, author of Great Apes, and also discovers that Pavlov's legacy extends to fruit flies. For details see Monday
In Jurassic Park the Tyrannosaurus Rex is depicted as a ferocious hunter. But is this the real story or have we got the stereotype completely wrong? Quentin Cooper discovers the truth about the most famous dinosaur. Producer Sarah Empey email: email@example.com
With Mark Lawson , who looks back at the career of playwright William Douglas Home as his 1956 play The Reluctant Debutante is reworked as What a Girl Wants, a Hollywood movie aimed at teenagers Producer Rebecca Nicholson
By Emily Bronte. 14: Disturbing the Dead
Lockwood finally comes to understand how Cathy came to be the young widow he met on his earlier visit, and why Heathcliff behaves the way he does.
For details see yesterday Repeated from 10.45am
3: Rames of Suspicion. Writer and criminal lawyer Frances Fyfield follows the painstaking search for clues amongst the wet and damaged detritus of a burnt-out amusement arcade in Essex to determine the cause of the fire and whether or not foul play was involved. Producer PaulKobrak
The Rain in Spain. Many economists believe that climate determines economic success more than culture. Diane Coyle considers how and why the weather can cause major market and price fluctuations and affect long-term economic development. ProducerZareerMasani Repeated on Sun at9.30pm
Comedy by Niall Ashdown and Luke Sorba. The One about the Friends. Niall and Luke are trying to have fun -Julie's fancy-dress party seems like a safe bet. But a valiant act of courage on Luke's part and an eye-catching outfit lead to the creation of a new Superhero. Producer Martin Dempsey
Children trembled behind the sofa at this film from behind the Iron Curtain shown on BBC television.
Chris Bowlby relives a Cold War fairy tale linking East Berlin studios with bizarre British back gardens. Producer Chris Bowlby
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