With John Humphrys and James Naughtie.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Rachel Hooper and Susan Hulme.
7.48 Thought for the Day With Elaine Storkey.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
Lady Thatcher, in her first interview for many years, and Chris Patten , the last
British governor of Hong Kong, are among those who talk to Hong Kong businessman and socialite David Tang about the former colony's changing cultural life ten years after it was handed back to mainland China.
Repeated at 9.30pm
5/5. How to identify birds that like to nest on and around domestic homes, including house sparrows and house martins. Presented by Brett Westwood , with Stephen Moss and Chris Watson. Producer Sarah Blunt
2/5. Sapwood. By Roger Deakin. Sean Baker continues to read the tale of the nature traveller's journey through England, as the writer rediscovers his childhood passion for moths with a group of insect enthusiasts in Essex one evening. Repeated at 12.30am
Led by the Rev Tony Burnham. Firmly I Believe and Truly (Shipston). 1 Thessalonians 3, vv4-10. Give Us the Wings of Faith (Bullock). Thy Hand, 0 God, Has Guided (Thornbury). Director of music Jeffrey Makinson. Organist Simon Lole.
England v West Indies
Commentary on the fifth and final day of the Fourth Test at the Riverside ground, Chester-le-Street, Durham. Producer Peter Baxter
For commentators see Saturday at Ham -approximate time TV highlights of today's play are on Five at 7.15pm
8/9. With up to10,000 organisms in a single teaspoonful, soil has been described as the "poor man's rainforest". Paul Evans delves into this fascinating world and discovers how loss of soil biodiversity and carbon stores may affect the quality of the future environment. Repeated from yesterday at 9pm
Writer, broadcaster and comedian Simon Fanshawe examines the art of "creating a comic performer" and analyses the writers behind a select group of some of the best-loved figures Of the comedy world. Producer Frank Stirling
3/3. In the last of a series of discussions about musical collaborations Richard Coles and his guests Ian Smith and John Dankworth debate the contribution that composer and pianist Billy Strayhorn made to Duke Ellington's music. Producer Adam Fowler
New series 1/4. In these fast-paced stories by Tom Fry and Sharon Kelly , Frank Twist leads a maverick team of freelance legal advisers who operate in the Manchester area. When Dee Dee 's estranged son is arrested for shoplifting, only his stepfather, Frank Twist , can come to the rescue. Producer Susan Roberts
Vanessa Collingridge tries to get to the bottom of historical mysteries, looking at local legends and architectural oddities. Producer Nick Patrick ADDRESS: [address removed]; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Telephone [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute)
2/5. Collecting Firewood. The Davies sisters meet their art dealer, Hugh Blaker , on a hot summer's day in 1912, when they are presented with a new painting from Paris. By Tessa Hadley , read by Richard Mitchley. For further details see yesterday
12/30. The Violin. James Naughtie looks at how violin design and production, perfected in Cremona around 1700, and Vivaldi's music, put the violin on the map. Reader Laurence Fox. For further details see yesterday
3/9. Comedian Shappi Khorsandi and actress Roberta Taylor join Sue MacGregor to discuss their favourite paperbacks, including a retelling of Homer's Odyssey, a graphic novel and an Australian story about imaginary friends.
Producer Chris Ledgard Repeated on Friday at 11pm
4/10. With the death toll continuing to grow in Afghanistan, Kate Clark reveals how corruption is threatening the Karzai government, and giving a boost to the Taliban. Producer David Lewis Repeated on Sunday at 5pm
2/10. Dave and Jack grow up in a north London
Jewish suburb. Jack will one day be famous. Dave will do nothing with his life. But as children, it seems Dave is the one destined for great things. By Jon Canter. For further details see yesterday
4/6. Crushed Egos. Jon Ronson speaks to music journalist Pete Paphides about a rebuffed love letter, while actress Jessica Stevenson recalls how meeting her hero Van Morrison became one of the most embarrassing moments in her life. Producer Simon Jacobs
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