With John Humphrys and Sarah Montague.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News With Steve May.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Robert Orchard and Rachel Hooper.
7.48 Thought for the Day With John Bell.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
4/5. After a ten-year estrangement, James Cameron remembers how he was summoned by Lord Beaverbrook to Monte Carlo. His curiosity outweighing his antipathy, he finds himself at dinner with Aristotle Onassis and Winston Churchill. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
3/13. Ukraine now has the highest rate of HIV infection in Europe, estimated at more than 15 times the percentage of the UK. Helene Michaud travels to Ukraine HIV hotspot. Odessa on the Black Sea, to investigate why the country is failing to come to grips with the epidemic. She finds out why so many Ukrainians are becoming infected, and why their medical care is still woefully inadequate, despite recent progress.
Producer Arlene Gregorius Repeated on Monday at 8.30pm
Tommy Pearson investigates the role of the orchestral leader, or principal violin. He traces the history, looks at what makes a good leader, and examines the relationship between leader, conductor and orchestra. Producer David Corser Repeated on Sunday at 12.15am
2/9. Alcoholic liver disease. The number of people who have been diagnosed with alcoholic liver disease is rising rapidly in the UK. Doctors are seeing patients in their 20S and 30s with cirrhosis of the liver, a condition usually found in older people. Barbara Myers is joined in the studio by an expert to take your calls on how alcohol and other aspects of a person's lifestyle can affect the liver. Producer Erika Wright
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44/90. Raffles. The name of Sir Stamford Raffles is almost synonymous with that of Singapore, and for good reason. Yet he is another British hero that the British treated appallingly. Written by Christopher Lee. For details see Monday
Imagine that you are a UN commander in a country on the brink of civil war. Factional fighting has broken out. and, depending on how you react, hundreds of people may die. If Andreas Ua 'Siaghail has his way, then such is the dilemma that British school children will face. Welcome to the world of Pax Warrior, a computer game that will place teenagers in the role of a UN commander in Rwanda. Ouentin Cooper talks to both Ua'Siaghail and Dominic Savage about the growth of games-based learning. Producer Colin Grant
4/6. A panel show hosted by RT film editor Andrew Collins in which the guests hammer out what's hot and what's not by coming up with their definitive "top threes" in categories covering anything from Men in Black to The Woman in White. This week's guests are Chris Addison , Richard Herring , Russell Howard and Sue Perkins. Producer Richard Grocock
4/5. Jack Kerouac has burst into the life of 21-year-old
Joyce. He may be a genius but he's a difficult man to love. Then he boards a boat for Tangier and Joyce has no idea if she will ever see him again. By Joyce Johnson.
For cast and further details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
2/2. Following the British Army peace-keepers in southern Iraq. Stephen Grey hears how the Desert Rats cope with increased tension during the recent election campaign and how they assess their progress after the first three months in Basra. Producer sue Davies
7/8. Pain the Neck. People cannot avoid being ill, but sick leave is a big cost to employers and the whole economy. Peter Day gets out of bed to ask what's to be done about absenteeism.
Producer Caroline Bayley Repeated on Sunday at 9.30pm
3/11. Tissue engineering is nothing new, yet it is still a difficult and incredibly slow process. Geoff Watts witnesses the birth of a new concept in the art of tissue engineering that cuts the growing time down to minutes rather than days. The implication of this breakthrough is that in the not too distant future, tissues could be engineered at hospital bedsides when needed, rather than having to wait for them to grow in a laboratory. Watts also discusses the latest news from the world of science and technology. Producer Helen sharp
9/10. London, August 1831 Captain Fitzroy and the Fuegians are granted an audience at St James's Palace with King
William and Queen Adelaide. Written by Harry Thompson and read by Christian Rodska. For details see Monday
4/6. The team are thrown into disarray when they discover a hole in one of the gloves that was used during an autopsy on a body with a contagious disease. But whose glove was it? Laurence Howarth 's black comedy set in the fascinating but misunderstood world of the pathology lab.
Producer Dawn Ellis
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