1/5. Julian Barnes reads from his novel in which he confronts his fear of death. Today he reflects on the loss of his religious faith during adolescence. Abridged and produced by Jill Waters. Repeated at 12.30am RT DIRECT: To order Nothing to be Frightened of for F15.50 (RRP E16.99) inc p&p, call [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p a minute) quoting RT, or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com
Shanghai is in the midst of a sexual revolution. Resident Shenshen reveals a neon-lit world of cocktail bars, designer clothes and exclusive clubs in which young professional women enjoy a sexually liberated lifestyle that owes more to Sex and the City than Chairman Mao. Producer David stenhouse
2/6. Needle in a Haystack. Dixon causes a stir at home when he offers PC Crawford the spare room. Ted Willis 's story is dramatised by Sue Rodwell.
Producers Viv Beeby and Jeremy Howe
PC George Dixon:
PC Andy Crawford:
2/4 A Very Neglected Fish. Baldi investigates a murder set among the competitive world of celebrity chefs. By John Murphy.
Producer/Director Mark Lambert
1/5 Ghost Train. Haunted by a devastating experience on a school trip to Brighton Pier as a girl, a Muslim woman is drawn to return
20 year's later. Nina Wadia reads
Ambreen Hameed 's story, the first of five inspired by Brighton Pier. Producer/Director Celia de Wolff
New series John Tusa presents the first in a daily series to run for six months that recalls the major political, cultural and social events of that day in 1968. Today, anti-Vietnam protests erupt in London. Producers Lucy Dichmont and Barney Rowntree Feature of the Week: pages 134-135
12/12 Nicholas Parsons hosts the stopwatch comedy panel show from the Colston Hall ,
Bristol where the panellists are Paul Merton , Sue Perkins , Tony Hawks and Graham Norton. Producer Tilusha Ghelani Repeated on Sunday at 12.04pm
A real-life story of espionage on the high seas during the Cold War. In the 1960s a mysterious naval commander was operating out of an office in Hull. He was, in fact, an MI6 agent, recruiting trawlermen to spy on the Russian nuclear fleet during fishing expeditions in the Barents Sea. James Maw visits Hull to find out who the commander was, who he recruited and what they got Up to. Producer Neil George
1/8. French Housing Protesters. Jonny Dymond meets the new generation of French protesters who have been spurred into action by the housing crisis in France. They fight against the lack of affordable housing and homeless shelters, and the abundance of abuses that some private landlords get away with. Repeated from Thursday
2/2. The experiences of people living on the edge of north Dublin in the 1960s housing development of Ballymun are interwoven with analysis from town planners in this look at the urban-rural fringe. Producer Alan Hall
1/10. Homecomings. In 1957 a 19-year-old boy is released from jail. Twelve years earlier, his father returns from the war to pick up the threads of domestic life. Emma Fielding reads Sadie Jones 's debut novel of transgression and loss, set amid the complacencies of postwar Surrey.
Abridged by Sally Marmion. Producer Di Speirs RT DIRECT: To order The Outcast for £11.70 (RRP £12.99) inc p&p, call [number removed] (landline call cost no more than 8p a minute) quoting RT, or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com
3/4. Twelfth Night opens to rapturous reviews but Charles is still trying to discover who is poisoning the cast. Simon Brett 's novel is dramatised by Jeremy Front .
Producer/Director Sally Avens
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