With John Humphrys and Sarah Montague.
6.25,7.25,8.25 Sports News With Garry Richardson.
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With David Wilby and Rachel Hooper.
7.48 Thought for the Day With Dr Jeevan Singh Deol.
8.31 L W only Yesterday in Parliament
Dr Jeevan Singh
4/5. In the Beginning Was Sound. This year's Reith lecturer is the eminent conductor and pianist
Daniel Barenboim. He now holds the posts of Music Director ot the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and General Music Director of the Deutsche Staatsoper in Berlin. "Music, argues Barenboim, "lies at the heart of what it is to be human". In this lecture, recorded in front of an audience at the Pontifical Notre Dame Center in Jerusalem, he talks about his East-Western Divan Orchestra, which brings together young Arab and Israeli musicians, and how he has discovered that music is the great equaliser. Presented by Sue Lawley .
Producer Tony Phillips Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
An aerial view of Tintagel in Cornwall reveals the outline of a giant - a huge figure whose arms stretcn along the cliff edge. His head rests on the shore, his body supports the town and his long, powerful legs stretch inland. This unusual sound portrait tells the story of the giant's consumation into the earth and his
"discovery" by artist Michael Fairfax , writer Amanda White and the pupils of Tintagel primary school. Producer Sarah Blunt
4/6. Comedy drama set in a Cambridge college. One of the students has confessed to murder, but Simon's not convinced he's guilty. The investigation is put on hold when Simon finds himself debating against a Government minister about modernisation. By Mark Tavener.
Producer/Director Dawn Ellis
Johnny Vegas stars in this powerful comic monologue by Mike Stott , which reveals the life and loves of Norman, a man who has learnt how to live on the margins of society, without bitterness, pride or a single direct debit. Producer Helen Chattwell ; Director Bruce Hyman
5/5. Vitalising the High Street. "To step from the street into the shop was to leave the roar of battle and get into a mausoleum." in praise of advertising - the Jimmy Swan way. Stanley Baxter concludes his reading of Neil Munro 's Collection of Stories. For details see Monday
4/8. Hugh Dennis joins Steve Punt in the topical comedy show, with the usual mix of stand-up, sketches and song. Producer Colin Anderson Repeated tomorrow at 12.30pm
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5/5. Monica meets a ghost from the past who offers help. Will she follow her head or her heart? And will she ever tell Freda what made her leave the convent? Starring Celia Imrie.
For cast and further details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion as an audience in Melbourne, Derbyshire, puts questions to a panel including the columnist Simon Jenkins ; Nick Clegg , the Liberal Democrat spokesman on Home Affairs; and Margaret Beckett , the Secretary of State for the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Producer Lisa Jenkinson Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
While on holiday in the Australian bush, Brian Chase is bitten by a snake. He and his wife, Maura, spend an agonised night wondering if he is going to die - and in the process examine the darker side of their complicated relationship. Written by Jane Rogers.
Producer/Director Clive Brill
15/15. It's the London blitz, 1941. Viv Pearce 's 17-year-old brother Duncan has just been given frightening news. And finally it is revealed how ambulance driver Kay Langrish met the love of her life. Written by Sarah Waters. For details see Monday
4/10. Sigmund Freud. Craig Brown reveals great dreams as he proposes Sigmund Freud for great-life status. Almost 70 years after his death, the father of psychoanalysis remains a powerful and compelling character, though critics have denounced his work as "the greatest intellectual confidence trick of the last century". Matthew Parris chairs the programme, and Adam Phillips Offers expert advice. Repeated from Tuesday at 4.30pm
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