1/2. The Stockwell Shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes. Two weeks after the 7/7 bombings in London, an innocent man, Jean Charles de Menezes , was shot dead by police.
Anne McElvoy of the London Evening Standard, Mark Townsend of The Observer, Jeff Edwards of the Daily Mirror and Dick Fedorcio from the Metropolitan Police discuss with Steve Hewlett how the media handled this tragic story. Producer Neil George Shortened repeat at 9.30pm
Led by Fr Philip Sumner. Purify My Heart (arr Swinford). 1 Peter 4, vv12-16. And the Glory (Handel). 0 Jesus I Have Promised
(Thombury). Director of music Christopher Stokes. Organist Philip Rushforth.
2/5. Joyce Tyldesley 's biography of the highly intelligent monarch, examining the truth behind the legend that Cleopatra delivered herself to Julius Caesar rolled up in a carpet. Read by Haydn Gwynne. for details see yesterday Repeated at 12.30am
RT CHOICE Chris Ledgard looks at the history of the BBC's internal debate about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s, talking to gay rights campaigners from the period. He remembers a radio programme made by Colin Thomas in 1963, when homosexuality was still illegal, in which gay men talked about their lives, evoking an era Of loneliness and fear. Producer Chris Ledgard See panel
'4/4 Tallis: Spem in Alium. Written in 40 individual vocal parts, Spem in Alium is one of the most elaborate pieces of choral music ever written Choral conductor
Simon Halsey , author Michael Morpurgo and others discuss the spine-tingling effect that this music has on both performers and listeners. Producer Rosie Boulton Repeated on Saturday at 3.30pm
As Sam embarks for France on a leisurely trip with her husband in a borrowed luxury motor yacht, little does she suspect that the ensuing 24 hours will turn her life upside down A taut thriller by Simon Passmore.
Producer Toby Swift
Richard Daniel and the team discuss listeners' questions about the environment. Producer Nick Patrick
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7/7 Hermann Buhl. Mountaineer
Joe Simpson explains to Matthew Parris why he thinks Hermann Buhl lived a great life. The Austrian tackled some of the most dangerous climbs in the world before falling to his death in a blizzard in 1957. Producer John Byrne Repeated on Friday at 11pm
2/10. As investigations continue into the cause of the blaze earlier this month at London's Royal Marsden cancer hospital
Allan Urry asks whether fire safety standards in Britain's hospitals are good enough.
Producer Andy Denwood Repeated on Sunday at 5pm U~ Podcast available at news.bbc.co.uk/l/hi/ programmes/file_on_4/default.stm
7/10. The Truth Commission's investigation into the disappearance of Connor Walshe has reached across the Atlantic. Michael Madden , in hiding in the States, is visited by two men. They hand him an envelope. By David Park. For details see yesterday
3/3. The Dangers of Self-Hypnosis. Maurice has problems dating. So he buys a self-hypnosis CD to explore his subconscious in order to find love. But then the CD sticks, leaving him stranded in his own psyche. Fortunately, beautiful Rachel's CD has stuck too.
Gary Ogin 's romantic comedy stars Prunella Scales.
Producer/Director Peter Kavanagh
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