News round-up and analysis.
Spirit and Form. Mark Tully explores the relationship between spirit and form. Does spirit need form to give it a value beyond the private experience of individuals? Can formal religion retain a living spirituality at its heart? Producer Eley McAinsh Repeated at 11.30pm
3/10. Charlotte Smith visits former Formula One world champion Jody Scheckter 's organic farm in Hampshire. Producer Fran Barnes
Religious news, with Jane Little. Producer Amanda Hancox
Trevor McDonald appeals on behalf of Asylum Aid.
Donations: [address removed] BBC Radio 4 Appeal, marked Asylum Aid on the back of the envelope; Credit cards: Freephone [number removed]
Producer Sally Flatman Repeated at 9.26pm, and on Thursday at 3.27pm
From Taize. In this week of Prayer for Christian Unity,
Bishop Nigel McCullough and Dr Michael Ford celebrate the life and vision of Brother Roger Schutz , murdered last August at the ecumenical community he founded in France. Producer Philip Billson
With Matthew Bannister. Editor Peter Rippon
Sue Lawley interviews another guest castaway. Producer Leanne Buckle Repeated on Friday at 9am
3/11. With Clement Freud , Tony Hawks, Julian Clary and Kate Robbins. Nicholas Parsons is in the chair.
Repeated from Monday
Matthew Fort investigates the future of beef on the bone intheUK. Producer Paula McGinley Repeated tomorrow at 4pm
News and analysis, presented by Brian Hanrahan. Editors Nick Sutton and Juliette Dwyer
2/3. During the Cold War years, the KGB and the Stasi institutionalised the use of sex and seduction to achieve their aims. Linda Pressly hears the story of a British KGB agent employed during the 1970s as a "romeo" spy. Producer Linda Pressly
Chris Beardshaw, Bob Flowerdew and Anne Swithinbank answer questions from gardeners in Wiltshire. Chaired by Eric Robson. Plus a look at plants that thrive in boggy conditions, with Anne Swithinbank. Including at
2.25 Gardening Weather Forecast.
Producer Trevor Taylor Shortened
RT DIRECT: Gardeners' Question Time: Techniques and Tips for Gardeners is available for E22.50 (RRP E25.00). Send a cheque payable to RT Direct Book Offers to [address removed], call [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) or visit www.rtdirecUparkledirect.com. Prices include p&p. UK delivery only.
3/5. Language, Spells and Healing. Artist/blacksmith
David Petersen explores how the blacksmith has influenced the English language, and has been viewed throughout history as a worker of magic. Producer Martin Kurzik
2/6. Rebecca West 's trilogy, dramatised by Robin Brooks. Rose and her siblings are learning to grow up in a home threatened by poverty and disgrace, thanks to the actions of their improvident father.
Music by David Pickvance ; Producers Claire Grove and Cherry Cookson ; Director Martin Jenkins Repeated on Saturday at 9pm
Historian Stella Tillyard talks to Mariella Frostrup about her new history exploring the secret lives of George Ill 's siblings in A Royal Affair.
Producer Hilary Dunn Repeated on Thursday at 4pm February Bookclub: Holidays in Hell by PJ O'Rourke
4/8. An edition devoted to verse by the Romantic poets, including Frost at Midnight by Coleridge, Lines Composed a Few Miles above Tintern Abbey by Wordsworth and Ode on Melancholy by Keats. Presented by Roger McGough. Producer Paul Dodgson Repeated on Saturday at 11.30pm
BBC AUDIO: A special edition celebrating 25 years of Poetry Please is available on CD from all good retail outlets or from www.bbcshop.com. Call [number removed]
2/2. Connie St Louis considers what Britain's small and elusive black middle class can learn from the US and what the limits are to that comparison. Repeated from Tuesday
Repeated from yesterday at 7pm
Richard Uridge presents his selection of excerpts from
BBC radio over the past seven days. Producer Torquil MacLeod PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) Fax: [number removed] email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ruth and David start "Changing Rooms". For cast see page 31 Repeated tomorrow at 2pm Soap & Flannel: page 30
The children's magazine programme, hosted by Barney Harwood and featuring the first part of a new story,
Fiddlesticks by Alan Fraser , read byJonathan Howard. Producers Rebecca Armstrong and Abi Awojobi
1/5. Lynne Truss presents five original stories each celebrating the life of an important woman in Brighton's history, recorded at the town's new Jubilee Library.
Looking Out to Sea. Judy Cornwell reads the story of the 18th-century Brighton "dipper" Martha Gunn. Producer Celiade Wolff
1/11. Roger Bolton selects listeners' comments, queries and criticisms, redirecting them towards BBC radio programme and policy makers. Repeated from Friday ADDRESS: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London W1A 10T
Phone: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) Fax: [number removed] email: email@example.com
8/9. Michael Rosen presents the programme that takes a close look at words, where they come from and how people play with them. Repeated from Friday
Repeated from yesterday at 12.04pm
3/8. Down with Hierarchies. Feel jaded? Job getting you down? Perhaps it's not you, but the organisation you work for. Gerard Fairtlough is a very experienced business leader who thinks the traditional hierarchies of command and control are dysfunctional. He tells Peter Day about some better ways of getting things done. Repeated from Thu
Andrew Rawnsley previews the week's political events.
10.45 Mr Ambassador
1/2. John Bruton , former Taoiseach of Ireland, describes what it is like to represent 25 countries as Europe's ambassador to the United States - a job he refers to as "more telephone than megaphone".
Editor Terry Dignan Mr Ambassador is repeated on Wednesday at 8.45pm
7/10. News presenter Fiona Bruce and author Gervase Phinn join Sue MacGregor to discuss their favourite paperbacks. Repeated from Tuesday
2/5. Children's author Dick King-Smith entertains an audience with the writing that has inspired him in life.
His choices include Tarka the Otter, The Jungle Book and The Tale of Samuel Whiskers. Excerpts read by Bill Wallis , Jenny Coverack and John Telfer. Repeated from Thursday
John McGahern reads his own memoir about growing up in County Leitrim