With John Humphrys and James Naughtie.
6.25, 7.25 and 8.25 Sports News With Steve May.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Robert Orchard and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day With the Rt Rev James Jones.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
4/5. A look at the international movement of people attemptingto take the speed out of modern life. Modem Life. "The hope is that they will revolutionise the way people think about urban living." " Written by Carl Honore. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Presented bythe Rev Roger Hutchings. Come, Thou Long-
Expected Jesus (Cross of Jesus). Romans 5, wl-b.
Sing Aloud with Gladness (Scarlatti). Rejoice the Lord Is
King (Gopsal). Director of music Paul Leddington Wright.
A celebration and philosophical assessment - ahem! - of Nigel Molesworth , the bleakly comic anti-hero created in the books of Geoffrey Willans and Ronald Searle. Some of his fondest fans explain why Molesworth's individual take on life was such a big influence. Producer Penny Arnold
Rome, 1599. A young girl, Beatrice Cenci, stands trial for the murder of her father, Francesco Cenci, the first Godfather of the mafia. The story is told through two parallel narrative strands: a gradual love story between the artist Guido who has been commissioned to paint the last portrait of Beatrice in her cell, and Cardinal
Camillo's struggle against a corrupt Vatican to petition for the release of the family. Written by Lizzie Hopley.
Director Lu Kemp
Pope Clement VIII:
Stewart Henderson presents the interactive problem-solving programme for those irritating questions from everyday life. Producer Eve Streeter
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Martin Jarvis appeals on behalf of the Cancer
Laryngectomee Trust, which helps people who have had a laryngectomy and their carers.
Donations: [address removed] Credit cards: [number removed] Repeated from Sunday at 7.55am
4/5. Favourite stories chosen by well-known writers.
The Last Days of a Famous Mime. The enigmatic tale of a great artist's last performance. Written by Peter Carey. Chosen by poet laureate Andrew Motion and read by Michael Maloney. Fordetails see Monday
Weather has always been the British obsession.
A favourite topic of conversation and the scourge of the sporting world, the daily forecast is both praised for its warnings and condemned for its occasional inaccuracies. The keyto improving certainty in the predictions lies in the careful - and counterintuitive - application of uncertainty itself. Quentin Coopertakes shelter from the elements to discover how white noise - a mathematical representation of uncertainty - is helping rein in the wayward predictions. Producer Pamela Rutherford
4/4. Manufactured Bands. Mitch is still trying to prove he's the best musical satirist in the world. After all, you can't manufacture greatness. Notwith the current cloning regulations anyway. With Richard Stilgoe , Robin Ince , Alfie Joey , Tash Baylis and Kirsty Newton. Songs written byMitch Benn. Producer Adam Bromley (Revised rpt)
Mark Lawson with arts news, interviews and a report on Whistling Psyche, a new play by Sebastian Barry , starring Claire Bloom as Florence Nightingale and Kathryn Hunter as Dr Barry, who hides a secret. Producer Nicki Paxman
9/10. Julie has worked her way back to the 1890s and the family of Henry Hayward , writer and journalist, the discovery of whom sparked the whole thing off. But why isthe house called Helena House? By Julie Myerson.
For details and more cast see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
3/3. In the concluding part of the series, Marcel Berlins examines the inner workings of the parole board. This programme features a drug addict and a recalled prisoner-and looks to the future. Producer Charles Sigler
2/9. Digital Treatment. The National Health Service is spending billions of pounds on computer power.
Peter Day finds out what the money will buy and asks if healthcare is ready to respond to the digital revolution. Producer Harshad Mistry Repeated on Sunday at 9.30pm
Newseries 1/10. Noisy neighbours may blight your life but even inside your own body, there's no peace. For the first time, scientists have recorded the sounds made by living cells and these squeals could tell your doctor when illness is about to Strike. Producer Michelle Martin
3/4. There's uproar when a Russian billionaire turns Pod's cricket ground into a supermarket, leaving Pod with divided loyalties. Comedy written by and starring Christopher Douglas , Andrew Nickolds and Nick Newman. With Nichola Sanderson, Ewan Bailey and Chris Pavlo. Producer Richard Wilson
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