1/5. By David Williams. On a spring morning in 1938, William Murfitt was poisoned at his home in the quiet Suffolk village of Risby. Robert Lindsay reads the story of the unravelling of the mystery of the poisoner's identity. Abridged by Doreen Estall. Producer Elizabeth Allard Repeated at 12.30am
Presented by the Rev Tony Burnham. Thou Art the Christ, 0 Lord (Love Unknown). Matthew 16, w 13-19. Behold Now, Praise the Lord (Harris). The Church of God a Kingdom Is (University). With Bury Girls' Grammar School Choir. Director of music Dorothy Stoddard.
New research suggests that many people with learning difficulties want their lives to have a spiritual dimension. People with mental health problems often express similar needs. Kati Whitaker meets people from both groups who have found their own answers, in or outside traditional religion. She asks why the spiritual aspect ot care is often overlooked by healthcare professionals and explores its limitations and pitfalls. Producer Kristine Pommert
Hired to investigate the murder of a militant rambler, Agatha and James must go undercover as a married couple. It soon turns out to be a marriage made in hell.
Tony is on top of the world: he's a young, happy, successful chef with a lovely wife and a small son. One day, he goes to his doctor for a medical examination - only to be told he's dead. A second opinion confirms it - he really is dead. And yet he continues to walk around like the rest of us. Written by James O'Neill , Martin Shea and Eamonn O'Neill.
Producer/Director Jim Poyser
1/5. A week of short stories written by Anton Chekhov. Read by Ewan McGregor. Chekhovwrote more than 400 short stories, many of which have a similarly bleak view to his plays, while others are infused with wit. Yet all offer sublime insights into life in Russia at the end of the 19th century and the human condition in general. His Wife. A wicked picture of a relationship of Convenience. Producer Gavin Millar See also Chekhov's Theatre of Dreams Thu 11.30am and Marriage According to Chekhov 2.15pm ; and How to Leave Badenweiler Fri 2.15pm
1/5. Mike Pitts , editor of British Archaeology, presents a guide to ancient living.
Changing Huts - Round-House Style. Would our Iron
Age ancestors have decorated their walls with painted patterns? Contributors include archaeologists John Coles and Stephen Minnit and amateur enthusiasts David Freeman and Ann Phipps. Producer Robyn Read
Food Access. Have the diets of the poorest people in Britain improved at all overthe past decade?
Sheila Dillon meets families who can't afford to eat healthily. Extended repeat from yesterday at 12.30pm
5/6. The godfather of all panel shows comes from the Lowry Centre in Salford. Regulars Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden and Tim Brooke-Taylor are joined by Jeremy Hardy, with Humphrey Lyttelton in the chair and Colin Sell at the piano.
Producer Jon Naismith
Repeated on Sunday at 12.04pm
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1/10. Carol Shields's last novel, shortlisted forthe Man Booker prize. Adapted by Deborah Levy. "I am supposed to be that sunny woman, Reta Winters , but something happened when my back was turned." When 19-year-old Norah drops out to sit on a Toronto sidewalk, her mother learns that happiness is not what she thought.
Producer Di Speirs Repeated from 10.45am
2/8. Property, Communism, Capitalism and Corruption Lucy Ash travels to Moscow and to the German-Polish border- two very different places where property has become the talk Of the town. Repeated from Thursday
7/8. Ragwort: Friend or Foe? With its distinctive yellow, late-summer flowers, ragwort is home to 30 species of insects. It is also a deadly poison, responsible for the deaths of many horses every year. Yvonne Ellis searches for the middle ground where both plants and animals can flourish.
Repeated tomorrow at 11am
6/10. Liz Jensen 's tense psychological thriller about a nine-year-old boy in a profound coma after a mysterious accident and the neurologist who hopes to bring him back to consciousness. Abridged by Roger Pine.
The detectives investigating Louis's accident believe his missing father may be behind the letters apparently signed by Louis. The readers are Andrew Hilton as Dr Pascal Dannachet and Jordan Waller as Louis Drax. Producer Sara Davies
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