With John Humphrys and Edward Stourton.
6.25,7.25,8.25 Sports News With Steve May.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Robert Orchard and Alicia McCarthy.
7.48 Thought for the DayWith Canon David Winter.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
5/5. Towards the end of his first year in East Anglia, nature writer Richard Mabey sets out for Breckland "to listen to nightjars, whose churring song is the epitome or hot summer dusks". By Richard Mabey. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Overnight sensations seldom last in the world of showbusiness. Ten years ago, the Irish dance
Phenomenon Riverdance burst onto a Dublin stage leaving audiences gasping in wonderment. Today the show continues to sell out around the world, exciting new audiences. Gerry Anderson reflects on the secrets of Riverdance's Success. Producer Maggie Doyle
5/6. Following the attempted poisoning of Zoe, Simon steps up his search for the killer. Meanwhile, the fellows not only have to cope with "ghastly" television people crawling over the college while filming a tribute to tne victim, but also the Bursar trying to create a fellowship in business studies. Comedy drama by Mark Tavener. set in a small Cambridge college.
9/10. Roger Bolton selects listeners' comments, queries, criticisms and congratulations from his mailbag and inbox and redirects them towards BBC radio programme and policy makers. Producer Kathleen Griffin Repeated on Sunday at 8pm ADDRESS: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London W1A 10T
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By Simon Brett. Dan is, or was, a writer of sitcoms. His tendency to borrow material from family life has put an end to his marriage. But now he has a new girl, and, tun or anticipation, he packs to move in with her....
Producer/Director Peter Kavanagh
4/5. Suffolk. Sports journalist Simon Barnes explains to Clare Balding why walking allows him to indulge in his lifelong love of birds, while rambling along the Suffolk coast from Walberswick to Dunwich. Can he turn someone who has difficulty in distinguishing a peregrine falcon from a duck into a birdwatcher? producer Lucy Lunt
5/5 The Joke Book. In Wit and Its Relation to the Unconscious, Freud explained why the joke, like the dream, provides a window to the unconscious. Lisa Appignanesi talks to therapist-turned-comedian Inder Manocha and psychoanalyst Adam Phillips to find out why we laugh and why we give ourselves away in jokes, and asks if there is a place for humour on the therapist's couch. For details see Monday
8/9. The programme that cross-examines the law and the legal system continues to unpick the complex world of international law and analyse the week's legal stories. Presented by Clive Coleman. producer Jim Frank
RT CHOICE New series 1/8. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis front the topical sketch show, with Mitch Benn providing the music, Marcus Brigstocke being angry/middle class, Laura Shavin being a properly trained actress and Jon Holmes being picked on for being short. This first series of 2005 has been especially extended to cover the expected general election.
Producer Colin Anderson Repeated tomorrow at 12.30pm
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10/10. Broken-hearted, Trilby returns to England with Billee and tries to pick up the pieces of her life. But
Svengali's spell is still upon her. By George du Maurier. For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
Former home secretary David Blunkett is on the panel discussing issues put by an audience at the Sheffield Hallam University. Chaired by Jonathan Dimbleby. Producer Anne Peacock Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
Steve Wakelam's play is a detective story based on true events that followed the publication of Mrs Gaskell's Life of Charlotte Bronte, when she was threatened with libel.
: A Short History of Tractors
10/10. Reconciliation and a new arrival as Nikolai prepares for the next phase of his long and chequered life. By Marina Lewycka. For further details see Monday
9/10. Lost Opportunities. Struggling to put a brave face on proceedings are writers Patrick Neate , Ros Taylor and Zinovy Zinik , as they chew over the one that got away. With Matthew ParriS. Producer Miles Warde
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