1/5. Battenberg Cake. By Brian Thompson. The second volume of the author's memoirs, on growing up in the 1950s, charts his erratic journey towards adulthood, beginning with a waltz and an invitation to tea. Abridged by Doreen Estall , and read by David Troughton. Producer Amber Barnfather Repeated at 12.30am RT DIRECT: To order the hardback edition of Clever Girl: a Sentimental Journey by Brian Thompson for E13.50 (RRP £14.99) incl P&P. send a cheque payable to [address removed]or call [number removed] (land-line calls cost no more than 8p per minute) quoting RT or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com. UK delivery only
Led by Nigel Swinford. How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds (St Peter). Colossians 3, vv1-11, Amazing Grace
(Trad American, arr Jackson), 0 for a Thousand Tongues to Sing (Lyngham). With the Coupland Consort. Director of music Marcus Farnsworth. Organist Christopher Stokes.
Presented by Ritula Shah.
10.45 Celluloid Extras 1/5. Miss Prism or the Dreadful Secret from The Importance of Being Earnest By Natalia Power. The Woman's Hour drama.
For details see drama repeat at 7.45pm
New series 1/3. Arts and Culture. The roots of the British slave trade permeated almost every aspect of British life, leaving some remarkably durable consequences that survive down to the present day. To mark the bicentenary of the abolition of Britain's slave trade, Michael Buerk investigates the far-reaching economic, social and cultural connections of a number of key British institutions and their ties with the trade. Accompanying him along the way is Professor James Walvin , a leading historian of slavery. Today he talks to the Archbishop of Canterbury and to Charles Saumarez Smith , director of the National Gallery, to explore the ties that bind slavery to the National Gallery, All Soul's College, Oxford, and the Church of England. This series continues at the same time on Tuesday and Wednesday. Producer Tony Phillips
This week's contestants in the music quiz - covering everything from Mozart to Madonna - are from the South of England. Edward Seckerson is in the chair. Producer Paul Bajoria Repeated on Saturday at llpm
When Alex and Gemma Spring are alerted to an internet image of their daughter performing a sex act, they unite in adversity. But they can't know that there's far worse to come. Written by Mark Lawson.
Producer/Director Eoin O'Callaghan
Listeners' personal financial questions answered by Vincent Duggleby and guests. Producer Diane Richardson
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1/5. A family tribute to Eric Thompson (1929-82), who created and narrated the English version of the iconic French television series, The Magic Roundabout (Le Manege Enchante), which first aired here in 1965. His widow Phyllida Law and daughters Emma and Sophie Thompson read a further selection of his stories, with Emma Thompson reading the first episode, in which Dougal and Brian audition for the post of television announcer.
1/5. Beginnings. Poet Lemn Sissay retraces the route taken by WH Auden's Night Mail train. He boards the Caledonian Sleeper, leaving London at the same time as Auden's mail train would have departed. There's no mail on this train but Lemn finds himself sorting the stories of the workers and passengers aboard. Producer Philip Sellars
3/6. Literary quizmaster James Walton presides over team captains Sebastian Faulks and John Walsh with guests Jane Thynne and Wendy Holden. The author of the week is Tom Stoppard , and the reader is Beth Chalmers. producer Katie Marsden Repeated on Sunday at 12.04pm
2/2. At least 12 million enslaved Africans were transported across the Atlantic during the three and a half centuries of the slave trade. But they didn't go quietly. They relocated their villages, rebelled in the slave forts, mounted insurrections on the slave ships and staged revolutionary uprisings on the plantations. Journalist Henry Bonsu travels to Ghana to explore the many facets of resistance, and the extent to which it helped to bring about the end of slavery and the slave trade. Producer Jolyon Jenkins
2/7. Industrialisation v Conservation. Iceland's government is seeking to profit from the country's renewable energy. Richard Hollingham investigates whether this is a welcome step or one likely to lead to an environmental disaster. Repeated from Thursday
On 18 March 1967 the supertanker Torrey Canyon ran aground on the Seven Stones Reef between Land's End and the Isles of Scilly. Sarah Pitt tells the story of the ensuing environmental disaster. Producer David Parkinson
1/5. Teresa Gallagher reads the first instalment of Vendela Vida 's novel, following the story of a woman in search of the truth behind her mother's disappearance and her real father's identity. Abridged by Kath Davies. Producer Elizabeth Allard
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