Beautiful Only at Night - the Ugandan Project
A series of eight personal journeys
From Southwark Cathedral in London.
Mind the Gap. Once a fervent Roman Catholic, journalist Sarah Joseph converted to Islam. She asks what can be done to bridge the widening gap between religions and their believers. Producer Matt Thompson Repeated at 11.30pm
2/4. The Long-Tailed Basket Weaver. Lionel Kelleway joins bird behaviourist Ben Hatchwell in Yorkshire looking for long-tailed tits intent on nest building and laying eggs. Producer Julian Hector
Religious news, with Jane Little. Producer Amanda Hancox
Frank Gardner appeals on behalf of Steps.
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Producer Sally Flatman
Repeated at 9.26pm, and on Thursday at 3.27pm
Making Connections. The next in the series of Lent services exploring the paradoxes of faith in John's Gospel comes from Grace Family Church, Liverpool, for Mothering Sunday.
Pastor Diana Stacey and Gee Walker, mother of murdered teenager Anthony Walker , reflect on how people can keep their faith in God in the face of tragedy. producer Simon Vivian
The week's news. With Paddy O'Connell. Editor Peter Rippon
Sue Lawley invites another castaway to the mythical island. Producer Leanne Buckle Repeated on Friday at 9am
1/9. With guests Simon Brett , Dave Gorman , Stephanie Merritt and John Lloyd. The reader is William Franklyn. Presented by Nigel Rees. Repeated from Monday
Vegetarianism. In the wake of BSE, foot-and-mouth disease and now avian flu, Sheila Dillon discovers whether vegetarianism is attracting new converts. Producer Paula McGinley Repeated tomorrow at 4pm
With Brian Hanrahan.
Editors Nick Sutton and Juliette Dwyer
3/3. End of the Line. The road takes Peter Day through the cities of Birobidzhan, the capital of the Jewish
Autonomous Region, and elegant Khabarovsk, until at last it delivers him into bustling Vladivostok, on the shores Of the Pacific. Producers Neil Koenig and Paul Vickers
Matthew Biggs , Bob Fiowerdew and Pippa Greenwood answer questions from members of the Hambledon
Horticultural Society in Hampshire. Peter Gibbs is in the chair. Including at 2.25 Gardening Weather Forecast. Producer Trevor Taylor Shortened
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Henry is a barge that began its working life more than a century ago. Graham Easton met nearly all of the barge s previous owners, or their descendants, at its 100th birthday party. Producer Geraldine Fitzgerald
1/2. Set in Trinidad, VS Naipaul's masterpiece depicts the life of an ordinary Hindu man struggling to overcome circumstances and fulfil his destiny - his main obstacle being his formidable mother-in-law. Dramatised by Brian Wright.
Producer Pam Fraser-Solomon Repeated on Saturday at 9pm
Exploring why some authors like to hide behind pseudonyms and why some choose to publish under several different names, depending on the genre. Presented by Mariella Frostrup.
Producer Nicola Holloway Repeated on Thursday at 4pm
April's Bookclub: Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman
Arthur Rimbaud 's poems, dazzling products of a few youthful years, had a huge impact on literature. His poetry lives on in many rock songs and in the lives of those who sang them, like Bob Dylan , Jim Morrison and Patti Smith. But would Rimbaud have thanked them? The writer and translator Jeremy Harding , who has prepared a new
English edition of Rimbaud's poems, explores the myth of the gypsy troubadour and Rimbaud's surprising attachment to the road home.
Producer Tim Dee Repeated on Saturday at 11.30pm
8/9. The Child Support Agency is the latest public body to turn to private bailiffs for help in recovering cash owed to it in taxes, fines and maintenance payments. Allan Urry investigates and asks who really benefits When the bailiff calls. Repeated from Tuesday
Repeated from yesterday at 7pm
Sheena McDonald presents her 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
David plays the walking wounded.
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A group of Manchester school children get to hear their own music played on the organ of Bridgewater Hall. With
Barney HarwOOd. Producers Rebecca Armstrong and Abi Awojobi
4/5. Snow. Snow in the city is friendly, but snow on the island is different. Our heroine and her mother learn to love the island snows. Readings by Claire Skinner from Tove Jansson 's Stories. Producer Lisa Osborne
Another chance to hear a celebration of the work of the eccentric poet and musician Ivor Cutler , who died earlier this month, presented by fellow humorist and Glaswegian Arnold Brown and including a selection of Cutler's work and interviews from the last 20 years. With contributions from the late John Peel and his former producer John Walters , and from comedians Harry Hill and Stewart Lee ,
John Hegley , radio producer Piers Plowright and Alan McGee , founder Of Creation Records. Producer Alison Vernon-Smith
Repeated from yesterday at 12.04pm
4/9. The Prophet and the State. A confidential Home
Office internal report warned the Government, well before the 7/7 bombings, that extremism among a minority of Britain's Muslim population had become a threat to security. Andrew Brown talks to those advising the Government to discover what its strategy is and whether it Stands any Chance Of success. Repeated from Thursday
Andrew Rawnsley previews the week's political events
10.40 How to Write a Political Diary
3/3. Former MP Gyles Brandreth examines the perils and pitfalls of the political diary. Do people stop telling you things because they know you keep a diary? Or worse, do you reveal your inner secrets and then, on publication, find yourself a bit Of a joke? Producer Chris Bond ; Editor Terry Dignan
On behalf of Plaid Cymru.
6/7. The guide to the wide world of learning, presented by Libby Purves. Repeated from Tuesday
With unprecedented access to the final moments of some of Britain's biggest art shows, John Wilson presents a first-hand experience of the leave-it-to-the-last-minute Culture. Repeated from Thursday