With John Humphrys and Carolyn Quinn.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Alicia McCarthy and Robert Orchard.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With Professor Mona Siddiqui.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
Melvyn Bragg and guests examine the life and work of the poet Siegfried Sassoon from his idle youth to his stance against the First World War, from his military heroics and literary friendships in 1930s Bohemia to his conversion to Catholicism.
Shortened repeat at 9.30pm
4/5. By Tim Guest. With developments in computer technology, the American military have adopted the concept of virtual worlds for their own practical purposes. Read by Paul Panting. For further details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
England v West Indies
The opening day of the Third Test at Old Trafford, with commentary by Jonathan Agnew , Tony Cozier and Simon Mann , and expert comment from Angus Fraser , Mike Gatting and Viv Richards. Producer Peter Baxter 'approximate time TV highlights are on Five at 7.15pm tonight
4/7. 7June,1967-Day3. Jeremy Bowen examines the events of June 7, 1967, when Israel conquered Jerusalem's Old City and a Palestinian exodus across the West Bank to Jordan began. For further details see Monday
Charlie's attempts to reconcile himself with his estranged father are threatened by his wife's fierce but unexplained hostility to a man whom she has only ever met once in her life. By Michael Butt. Music by Nick Russell-Pavier ; Producer Gordon House
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4/5. A Day in the Life. Jimmy Mulville chooses this track from the Beatles' album, as inspiration for his story set in Blackburn where Tom and Pat are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. After decades searching for precious coins with a metal detector, Tom finally has a surprise for his wife. For further details see Monday
4/30. Burgundy. Philip the Good, the Duke of Burgundy, was a patron of composers Dufay and Binchois. They were influenced by English composer John Dunstable who gave "an English countenance" to the music of the Burgundy court. With James Naughtie. For further details see Monday
Quentin Cooper talks to the inventors of bio-materials that wrap around a child's teeth and map areas where decay might be setting in, and discovers that if treated with the right chemicals, they can be used to prevent caries developing in the first place.
3/6. More sketches from the world of David Mitchell and Robert Webb. This week, a clip from the new reality format, Big Celebrity Fame Zeppelin. With Olivia Colman and James Bachman. Producer Gareth Edwards
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4/5. The Answer Machine. For Biddy, there was a time when the simple addition of this new-fangled device to the family home created more problems than it solved. By Maeve Binchy. Other parts played by members of the cast For further details see Monday Rptd from 10.45am
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