3/3. Ending the series in which Lenny Henry challenges aspects of modern life, he investigates the work of life coaches, those people who can sort our your mind, money or wardrobes - for a price. Personally, he doesn't understand why so many people now rely on life coaches, so he looks at what they do, how they do it and how much they Charge for it. Producer Simon Elmes
England v South Africa
Commentary on the third day of the First Test from Lord's by Jonathan Agnew. Christopher Martin-Jenkins and Mark Pougatch with analysis by Geoffrey Boycott , Shaun Pollock , Phil Tufnell and Mike Selvey. Producer Adam Mountford *approximate times See also 5 Live Sports Extra at 10.45am TV highlights are on Five at 7.15pm
A collection of dispatches from the BBC's foreign correspondents. With Kate Adie. Producer Tony Grant RT DIRECT: From Our Own Correspondent is available for £15.99 (RRP £16.99) inc p&p. Call [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute)
3/7. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present a satirical look through the week's news, with help from Marcus Brigstocke. Mitch Benn , Jon Holmes and Laura Shavin. Repeated from yesterday RT DIRECT: To order The Best of the Now Show CD tor £6.99 (RRP £8.99) inc p&p, call [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p per minute) quoting RTD249. or visit www.bbcshop.com and enter code RTD249
In 1958 police were called to Lana Turner's house, where her boyfriend Johnny Stompanato was lying in a pool of blood, stabbed by her daughter, Cheryl. At the ensuring coroner's inquest, Turner gave the performance of her life. Jonathan Holloway's hard-boiled Hollywood drama is based on a true story.
Peter Paphides , the rock critic of The Times goes back to Athens, the city where his parents grew up, to chart the history of rembetika - the Greek blues. Rembetika, played on violins, ouds, bazoukis is the music of the lower classes in Greece and Asia Minor. Repeated from Tuesday
Jane Garvey presents highlights of the weekday Woman's Hour programmes. Editor Jill Burridge RT DlRECT: To order A Celebration of Mothers CD for £6.99 (RRP E8.99) incl pSp, call [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute), quoting RTD223
Southampton busmen protest against pay freezes with a go-slow campaign. John Tusa presents the daily series recalling the events of the year through archive and music. Producers Barney Rowntree and Joby Waldman
On 13 July 1977 three lightning strikes caused a total blackout in New York and the city went up in flames. The astonishing night is recalled here, as New Yorkers tell their own stories, with archive taken from the few local radio stations able to broadcast through the darkness to a terrified City. Producer Simon Hollis
2/2. Guido, accused of murder, fights desperately for his life.
Robert Browning's poetic masterpiece of sex, lies and murder in 17th-century Rome, adapted by Martyn Wade.
Repeated from Sunday
6/9. Michael Buerk chairs a debate in which Melanie Phillips , Ian Hargreaves ,
Michael Portillo and Claire Fox cross-examine expert witnesses about the ethical issues behind the week's news. Rptd from Wednesday
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