3/5. On 11 May 1857 the mutineers seize control of Delhi. With an army intent on the massacre of all Christians, the British flee to safety outside the city walls. By William Dalrymple. For further details see Monday Repeated at12.30am
Led by the Rt Rev Nigel McCulloch. Lord of the Home
(Warrington). Psalm 127. 0 How Amiable Are Thy Dwellings (Vaughan Williams). 0 Lord My God (How Great Thou Art). Director of music Nigel Swinford. Organist Richard Tanner.
Iran is the site of some of the wonders of the ancient world: Isfahan and its beautiful mosques, the city of Persepolis, and Pasargadae, the capital of Persia's first emperor,
Cyrus the Great. Neil MacGregor , director of the British Museum, travels to all three sites and talks to Iranians about how this extraordinary heritage still shapes their Sense Of identity. Producer Zahid Warley
New series 1/4. Marty has finally settled on a life in dentistry, like his father and grandfather before him. But the dysfunctional practice he has joined seems to have its own cavity within. By Jim Poyser.
Producer/Director Peter Kavanagh
6/7. Canterbury. Julian Richards explores the influence the Church has had on Canterbury's growth. St Augustine's first Cathedral was built there over 1.400 years ago, but it was the murder of his medieval successor, Thomas Becket , that put Canterbury on the pilgrims' map. producer Miles warde <R)
Anne works at a shelter for the homeless. She's also organising the big do to celebrate her husband's inauguration as the Worshipful Master of his lodge. But does she prefer the smoked salmon and roulades or the soup and tinned beans? A comedy by Christine Marshall.
Director/Producer Gary Brown
Man at door:
3/5. The Apartment 1/2. Mahnaz has had enough of her husband's traditional ways. The search for an apartment of her own is the first step on the road to divorce. By Zoya Pirzad and translated by Narguess Farzad. Read by Nathalie Armin. For further details see Monday
3/30. New Shoes with Red Thongs. What did medieval children get up to when left unattended? Michael Morpurgo finds some vivid descriptions. The readers are Timothy West and Sara Kestelman. For further details see Monday
4/4. Spike Jones - the Man Who Murdered Music.
Rainer Hersch talks to Spike Jones Jr about the life and work of his father, the American big-band musical comedian Spike Jones. One of the biggest stars of the 1940s and 50s, Jones's career was launched in 1941 with a song that mocked Adolf Hitler : Der Fuhrer's Face. He and his band the City Slickers mixed the high- with the lowbrow, the serious with the comic, and instrumental virtuosity with sonic hi-jinks, creating a blend that startled and delighted audiences in a much more innocent era. Producer Julian Mayers
2/2. Social anthropologist Dr Emma Crewe spent three years studying the cultural practices of a unique group of individuals; however, the subject of her research was not some remote and far-flung tribe, but the peers in the House of Lords. This week she unravels the crucial and sometimes hidden role of the "usual channels" in the political process. Producer Penny Boreham Repeated from Sunday at 10.45pm
Cdew series 1/6. Liar, Liar. Deception plays an mportant role in our day-to-day interactions, as Joes the corresponding need to be able to spot a whopper when you hear one. Lie detection has been around for centuries, based on the belief that liars and cheats betray themselves through their physiology. The veracious Ouentin Cooper takes a look at how lie-detection technology and psychology is helping in many spheres, from serious crime to marital infidelity and fake insurance Claims. Straight up, guv! Producer Julian Mayers
8/10. George decides that he is not going to his daughter Katie's wedding and plans to escape. Meanwhile, the marquee is flooded and, to make matters worse, Jean's evangelical sister arrives. By Mark Haddon. For further details see Monday
3/4. Andy Hamilton 's hellish comedy about the trials and tribulations of everyday life for the Lord of the Underworld. Satan infiltrates the White House and the United Nations. Meanwhile, a dangerous subversive infiltrates Hell. With
Geoffrey Whitehead , Hugh Dennis , Tony Maudsley , Felicity Montagu and Philip Pope.
Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer
2/3. Bricks and Mortar. Marcus Brigstocke turns his attention on the estate agent, to find out if the stereotyped image of board wars, back-handers and fantasy valuations has any truth to it. For further details see yesterday
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