With James Naughtie and Sarah Montague.
6.25,7.25 and 8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With David Wilby and Susan Hulme.
7.48 Thought for the Day With Anne Atkins.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
3/8. Clive Anderson is joined by eminent members ot the legal profession to discuss mental health and the law. The law treats those with mental disabilities quite differently from those who are physically disabled. Are these discrepenciesjust? To what extent does - or should - the law take it upon itself to make decisionsfor those whom it deems unable to do so forthemselves? Producer Cathy Packe Repeated at 9.30pm
Presented by the Rev Stephen Shipley.
The Lord is Risen Indeed (Nazareth). Luke 24, w13-16; 28-35.0 For a Closer Walk (arr Stanford).
Christ in the Stranger's Guise (Traditional, arr Dakers). Director of music Christopher Stokes.
1/2 Decisions, Decisions. They're getting harder to make in this world of ever-increasing choice. But Ian Peacock and his decision experts are here to help. Today Peacock submits himself to their expertise in the hope of turning himself from a chronic dithererto a man of action. And for those trapped in the headlights of indecision, find out why and what you can do about it. Producer Rami Tzabar
One of our most charming and versatile actors celebrates this special birthday and shares some of his favourite moments as a star of stage, screen and radio. Producer Viv Beeby
One Final Question: page 138
The name Lloyd Webber is synonymous with both classical music and musical theatre, but William Lloyd Webber's name is practically unknown. His sons,
Andrew and Julian, Tim Rice and concert pianist John Lill join Richard Baker to tell the story of the genius who spawned a musical dynasty. Producer Rowan Morton-Gledhill
Caspar Walsh bases this play on a real sequence of letters sent by his own father from prison. Jake Geneva is an apparently successful businessman but he has a secret that threatens to destroy his relationship with his partner and young son. To resolve his dilemma, he must find a way of escaping from the shadow of his father, who was imprisoned for embezzlement.
Jake, aged 13:
2/5. Lawrence Pollard tells the story of the Clarion
Cycling Club, which tried to bring socialism to Britain in seven years. That was more than 100 years ago and the club is Still going Strong today. Fordetails see yesterday
Book Clubs. The rise of the bookclub is one of the success stories of the age. Newspapers are writing about them, celebrities are forming them, even Richard and Judy has one. Heather Payton looks at why book clubs have taken off and how they are affecting the publishing industry. Producer Sam McAlister
New series 1/6. Second series of the historical sitcom, written by Tom Jamieson and Nev Fountain. It's 1793 and in the small Cornish village of Drumlin Bay, heroic smuggler Tamsyn Trelawny is still running rings around the customs men, assisted by her drunken father Jago. Awards. Tamsyn is not pleased as, yet again, she's failed to win the coveted Smuggling Personality of the Year award at the annual Jethro awards.
Other parts played by members of the cast. Producer Jan Ravens
2/2. The Price of Poverty. For most people, getting credit is easy and cheap. But not if you are on a low income. Paul Lewis investigates the high cost of borrowing for people that banks and credit-card companies don't want to know, and asks what can be done to make lending fairer.
Producer Jessica Dunbar Repeated on Sunday at 5pm
Dr Mark Porter takes a look at fertility, finding out what the NHS provides and what treatments you will need to pay for. Also, how the most recent guidelines from the Department of Health will affect those who are planning a family. Producer Helen Sharp Repeated tomorrow at 4.30pm
3/6. Entertaining Mr Stone. Robin, much to the surprise of those closest to him, brings home a friend. With Martin Trenaman , Amelia Bullmore , Kris Marshall , and Ewan Matilda Thorpe. Written by and starring Kay Stonham and Simon Greenall. Producer Mario Stylianides
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