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6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Robert Orchard and David Wilby.
7.45 Thought forthe Day With Anne Atkins.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
Ada Lovelace. Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and works of 19th-century mathematician and daughter of Lord Byron Ada Lovelace, whose understanding or Charles Babbage's theoretical analytical engine led to her being widely regarded as the first computer programmer.
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3/6. Doing Our Duty Investigating the introduction of legally enforced civil responsibilities. David Walker asks whether the state has the right to dictate such expectations in the hope of turning the public into active, responsible citizens.
Producer Ingrid Hassler Repeated on Sunday at 8.30pm
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