From St Giles Cripplegate, London.
News round-up and analysis.
Secret Lives of Individuals. Mike Wooldridge considers the idea that individuals affect the course of history more profoundly than governments, armies and public campaigns. Producer EleyMcAinsh Repeated at 11.30pm
6/10. People who live the country life. Producer Fran Barnes
Religious news, with Jane Little. Producer Amanda Hancox
Joanna Lumley appeals on behalf of Ataxia UK.
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Producer Sally Flatman Repeated at 9.26pm. and on Thursday at 3.27pm
Pilgrims who recently followed in St Paul's footsteps to
Greece reunite to share Holy Communion in Bath Abbey.
Preacher the Rev Edward Mason. Director of music Timothy Rhys-Evans . Producer Clair Jaquiss
News, presented by Paddy O'Connell. Editor Peter R. ppon
Sue Lawley's guest is the writer on religious matters, Karen Armstrong. Producer Leanne Buckle Repeated on Friday at 9am
6/11. With Paul Merton , Graham Norton , Gyles Brandreth and Sue Perkins at the Mermaid Theatre in London. Nicholas Parsons is in the chair. Repeated from Monday
Andrew Jefford savours some of the finest delicacies the food world has to offer and asks, "What price luxury? Producer Paula McGinley Repeated tomorrow at 4pm
With Tim Franks. Editors Nick Sutton and Juliette Dwyer
School PE - something everybody has to do but not everybody loves. Fi Glover explores the reputation of physical education, uncovering a surprising history of political interference, military muscle and moral panics about Children's health. Producer Beaty Rubens
John Cushnie , Bob Flowerdew and Card Klein are guests of the Friends of Chipping Norton Theatre in Oxfordshire, with Eric Robson in the chair. Anne Swithinbank looks at hedgerows. Including at 2.25 Gardening Weather Forecast.
Producer Trevor Taylor
RT DIRECT: Gardeners' Question Time: Techniques and Tips for
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Alan Titchmarsh solves your gardening problems: p26
I New series 1/5. Mike Dilger explores the extremes of the British countryside, beginning with Holme Fen , the lowest point in Britain. Producer Brett Westwood
5/6. Cousin Rosamund. Rose and Mary are now professional musicians, their brother Richard Quinn is at the Front, and their cousin Rosamund is working as a nurse. The two sisters are concerned about their mother, who is growing increasingly frail. Rebecca West trilogy, dramatised by Robin Brooks. Music by David Pickvance : Producers Claire Grove and Cherry Cookson : Director Martin Jenkins Repeated on Saturday at 9pm
Bestselling novelist Scott Turow , famous for legal thrillers, talks to Mariella Frostrup about his new novel Ordinary Heroes, set in the Second World War. Producer Nicola Holloway Repeated on Thursday at 4pm
7/8. Relaxing and invigorating verse, selected by Roger McGough. Including works by Eilean Ni'Chuilleanain,
Michael Longley, Jon Stallworthy, Sylvia Plath and others. Read by John Mackay , Fiona Shaw and Catherine Harvey. Producer Frances Byrnes 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]
2/9. The public are supposed to be protected from dangerous criminals released from prison. But recent cases of brutal murder reveal serious flaws in the system. Gerry Northam reports. Repeated from Tuesday
Repeated from yesterday at 7pm
Ernie Rea presents his selection of excerpts from BBC radio Over the past seven days. Producer Torquil MacLeod
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David prepares for an invasion.
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Barney Harwood interviews some British children who have recently visited the countries their families originally came from, including Morocco, Bulgaria and West India.
Plus, the fourth part of Fiddlesticks by Alan Fraser , read by Jonathan Howard. Producers Rebecca Armstrong and Abi Awojobi
As well as being one of the greatest writers of the 20th century, Arthur Miller was also an accomplished woodworker. A decade ago, as he put the finishing touches to a bench he was building for the back porch of his Connecticut home, Arthur Miller reflected on his lifelong love of wood, and the connection between carpentry and writing. Producer Julian May (Revised repeat)
2/4. Celebrating the best and worst of musical theatre.
Nichola McAuliffe spills the beans on Murderous Instincts, and Henry VIII 's wives sing before they lose their heads in Rex. All this and a smattering of vampires. Producer Elizabeth Freestone
Repeated from yesterday at 12.04pm
6/8. Peter Day examines trends and developments in industry and the world of work. Repeated from Thursday
Andrew Rawnsley previews the week's political events.
10.45 The Party's Over
2/3. The series on short-lived political parties continues with a look at Vanguard in Northern Ireland during the 1970s. Shaun Ley tells the story with contributions from former Vanguard member, David Trimble.
Editor Terry Dignan The Party's Over repeated on Wednesday at 8.45pm
10/10. Jon Snow and Sir Christopher Frayling tell
Sue MacGregor about the books they love. Repeated from Tuesday
5/5. Former Labour MP for Bethnal Green and Bow Oona King presents a selection of writing that has influenced her life and thinking, including Alan Clarke 's diaries, Vanity Fair and Arthur Miller 's autobiography. Repeated from Thursday
Istanbul. Personal memoir of the city by Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk , read by Michael Maloney