With James Naughtie and Carolyn Quinn.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News With Garry Richardson.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Susan Hulme and Sean Curran.
7.48 Thought for the Day WithDrMonaSiddiqui.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
Presented by the Rev Roger Hutchings. Still Nigh Me,
0 My Saviour, Stand (Mozart). Genesis 4, vv1-10. Oh Lord, My God, You Know All My Ways (Shepherdswell). 0 Jesus, I Have Promised (Wolvercote). Director of music Christopher Stokes.
6/9. The Life of Ferns. After decades in the wilderness, ferns are fashionable again, with scientists as well as with gardeners. Paul Evans follows the fortunes of ferns from the great Victorian fern craze to the origins of plant conservation in Britain. Repeated from yesterday at 9pm
2/2. Once banned from entering South Africa, Simon Fanshawe returns to the country to take a fresh look at the comedy circuit there. Today he charts how the handover of power to the ANC and the death of apartheid in 1994 had dramatic effects on the comedy scene. Producer Julian Mayers
2/3. Tasmin Little and Christian Tetzlaff discuss how it feels to play Mendelssohn's beautiful Violin Concerto in E minor and why the music has such a profound effect on audiences. Producer Rosie Boulton
4/13. Listeners' questions about the environment and the developing world, discussed by Richard Daniel and a panel of specialists.
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2/5. Tofino. Poppy is 12, and she's finding travelling through the USA and Canada with her mother and her mother's bossy, judgemental best friend rather a trial, particularly as they seem to be trying to re-enact some kind of Thelma and Louise escapade. By Jill Dawson , and read by Helen Longworth. For details see yesterday
2/5. Holy Cow. Few institutions in Poland arouse such strong passions as Radio Maryja. To its supporters, the radio station upholds patriotic values and Catholic virtue. To its critics, it's an unholy mix of xenophobia, anti-Semitism and dangerous populism. Lucy Ash visits the station's headquarters in Torun to find out more about the shadowy figure behind it - "Father Director" Tadeusz Rydzyk. For more details see yesterday
3/6. The travelling hero tries his hand, and his knees and ankles, at being a chalet girl on the ski slopes of France. Written by Marcus Brigstocke and Jeremy Salsby , with additional material by Graeme Garden.
Producer David Tyler
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Mark Lawson reports from Turner Whistler Monet at
Tate Modern in London, an exhibition that explores the relationships between the works of these three major 19th-century painters. Producer Timothy Prosser
2/9. Speeding and mistakes by drivers are said to be the biggest causes of road accidents in the UK, but there may be other factors at work. Allan Urry investigates concerns about the huge backlog of repairs, poor maintenance and construction of Britain's roads.
Producer Gregor Stewart Repeated on Sunday at 5pm
9/10. Wound Healing. After surgery, how quickly the patient gets back to normal depends on how easily and at what pace the wound heals. Dr Mark Porter considers the evidence for optimum recovery and has some tips on how people can aid the healing process. Producer Paula McGrath Repeated tomorrow at 4.30pm
3/4. By Terry Pratchett. Death has fun in the real world, leaving his daughter Ysabell and Mort in charge of the life-collecting business.
Director Claire Grove
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