With James Naughtie and Sarah Montague.
6.25,7.25,8.25 Sports News With Garry Richardson.
6.45 Yesterday In Parliament
With Rachel Hooper and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With the Chief Rabbi, Dr Jonathan Sacks.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
Sue Lawley invites another castaway to choose records that have some meaning for them to take to the mythical desert island. They also talk about their career and life and hopes for the future. Repeated from Sunday at 11.15pm
5/5. The Santa Claus we know today was fully fledged in 19th-century America and England. Jeremy Seal ends his journey of discovery in Santa Claus's new home at the northernmost point of the globe. for details see Mon Rptd 12.30am
New series 1/3. St Petersburg to Moscow Last year
President Putin declared open a new road across Russia, stretching from St Petersburg to Vladivostok. It is the longest road in the world inside a single country covering a distance of 6,600 miles - around a quarter of the Earth's circumference. Peter Day travels the road and asks the people he meets on the journey to Vladivostok about their changing lives. He soon encounters difficulties when he meets a map maker who tells him the road does not exist. Producers Neil Koenig and Sue Davies
A comedy set in a rest home in Florence in 1875, where three of the elderly residents, all English expatriates, are trying to remember who they are. By Perry Pontac trying to remember who they are. By Perry Pontac.
Producer David Hunter
2/6 The programme that showcases the best Enghshlanguage radio on the planet. This week, Rosie Goldsmith tunes in to radio about cars, driving and suburbanisation. Producer Anna Raphael Repeated on Sunday at 8pm
- The story of the pre-war summer in which the famous bohemian and charming French writer Colette became an accidental resident in an Alpine spa - accompanied only by her beloved striped cat. Amid the mountains, the sulphur and the sick, she is befriended by an apparently conventional bourgeois couple and finds herself unwittingly - and unwillingly - embroiled in their lives By Colette, adapted by Deborah Levy. Starring
Barbara Flynn , Emma Fielding and Paul McGann.
Producer/Director Di Speirs
4/9 Gregg Wallace and Charlie Hicks answer listeners' calls and celebrate winter fruit and vegetables. Producer Lucinda Montefiore
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5/5. Re//ef. One of this year's most acclaimed new writing talents explores the shifting and ambiguous relationship between victims of disaster and those who bring aid. Written by Rattawut Lapcharoensap and read by Mark Meadows. For details see Monday
4/4. A Living History. Is the Welsh slate industry in danger of becoming little more than a museum piece? Sian Pari Huws meets businessmen, quarrymen and an artist who see slate as a design icon with a bright future. For details see Tuesday
8/8. Alan Coren and other guests wade through the week's news in the topical comedy panel game. Simon Hoggart presides.
Producer Katie Tyrrell Repeated tomorrow at 12.30pm
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10/20. David has a strange meeting with Steerforth before being called back to Yarmouth, where Peggotty has some terrible news. By Charles Dickens. For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
15/16. Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion as an audience in Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire, puts questions on the issues of the week to a panel that includes the playwright and satirist Alistair Beaton. Producer Anne Peacock Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
Inspired by the true and remarkable story of how Marilyn Monroe helped launch Ella Fitzgerald 's career on the west coast at the world-famous Mocambo Night Club in Hollywood. Written by Bonnie Greer.
Singer Ruby King: Pianist/Musical director Steve Brown Producer/Director Pauline Harris
10/10. As Zouch seems determined to make himself a part of the Passenger family, Mr Passenger decides to test his suitability for life in the country and offers him a ride on one of his horses. By Anthony Powell. For details see Monday
New series 1/6. David Aaronovitch returns for another series of the Friday-night talk show that invites guests from around the world to observe, parody and dissect the habits of the British from a foreign perspective. Executive producer Rebecca Asher
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