5/5. When life seems all but over for the ageing novelist Mary Wesley - her sons are grown and gone, she is living in extreme poverty and her beloved husband is tragically dead - she enters her richly creative years. Biography by Patrick Marnham. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Presented by Martha Kearney.
10.45 Ottoline and Bertie
5/5. Dramatisation by Derek Bowskill of the letters and journals of Bertrand Russell and Lady Ottoline Morrell. For details see drama repeat at 7.45pm
3/6. After a short spell in prison, Falco finds half of Rome is having a party - but it seems he isn't invited. One particular gathering comes to an abrupt halt, and as a result the detective's reputation could be at stake. Written by Lindsey Davis, dramatised by Mary Cutler.
4/12. Roger Bolton selects listeners' comments, queries and criticisms and redirects them towards BBC radio programme and policy makers. Producer Penny Vine Repeated on Sunday at 8pm Write to: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London W1A 10T. Phone [number removed], Fax [number removed]; email email@example.com
3/5. Some Commandment or Other Daunt and Dervish are asked by a leading divorce lawyer to investigate his wife, but a simple surveillance operation turns into something altogether more sinister. By Guy Meredith Producer/Director Colin Guthrie
80/90 The Last Imperial Reign. With the coronation of King George V in 1911, the British Empire was embarking on what would turn out to be its final phase. By Christopher Lee Narrated by Juliet Stevenson , with readings by Ben Onwukwe , Jemma Redgrave , Saeed Jaffrey , Jack Davenport , Charlie Hiqson and JOSS Ackland. For further details see Monday
Francine Stock goes to Beverly Hills to interview 95-year-old film-maker Ronald Neame , the last surviving founding member of Bafta, who worked on the first British talking movie before making the classic films Brief Encounter, Great Expectations, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie and The Poseidon Adventure. Producer Tim Prosser
Oliver reaches the end of the road. For cast see page 32 Written by Caroline Harrington ; Director/Editor Vanessa Whitburn
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Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the discussion in Bodelva, Cornwall. The panel includes the NUS president Kat Fletcher , and Zac Goldsmith , deputy chair of the Conservatives' Quality of Life Policy Group. Producer Peter Griffiths Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
In the1980s the morality campaigner Mrs Mary Whitehouse brought a prosecution against Michael Bogdanov , director of the National Theatre, over the production of Howard Brenton 's The Romans in Britain, which included a simulated male rape. Based on interviews, transcripts and diaries, Mark Lawson 's drama documentary reconstructs the events of this famous freedom-of-speech case from rehearsals to the sensational trial at the Old Bailey.
Producer Robyn Read ; Director Simon Curtis
10/10. Disco. Jason's year ends with the Black Swan Green annual disco, where he spends his last few hours as someone who had never kissed a girl. Back at home, he finds out the cause of the family tensions. By David Mitchell. For details see Monday
9/10. WG Grace. Piers Morgan , former editor of the Daily
Mirror and lifelong cricket fan, seeks to persuade Matthew Parris of the achievements of WG Grace, who elevated cricket to its unique place in English life. Repeated from Tuesday at 4.30pm
3/3. China. Rosie Goldsmith travels to China, where, after decades of official disapproval, beauty pageants are back on the agenda. But Goldsmith finds the contest she visits in chaos and the girls unhappy. Can China really hope to become the choice location for the beauty pageants of the future? For details see Wednesday
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