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: Bells on Sunday

From St Giles' Church, Ashstead.

: Profile

Repeated from yesterday at 7pm

: News Summary

: Something Understood

The Puritan Gift. Mark Tully explores the origins of the Puritan work ethic in conversation with Will Hopper , one of the authors of The
Puritan Gift. Where does the Puritan work ethic come from and why has it had such a global impact, both culturally and economically? Producer Eley McAinsh Repeated at 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Tully
Unknown: Will Hopper
Producer: Eley McAinsh

: On Your Farm

8/8 In Norfolk, Alex James assesses this year's summer harvest. Producer Helen Lennard

Contributors

Unknown: Alex James
Producer: Helen Lennard

: Sunday

Jane Little offers a round-up of the week's religious headlines. Series producer Amanda Hancox

Contributors

Unknown: Jane Little
Producer: Amanda Hancox

: Radio 4 Appeal

An appeal on behalf of African Initiatives.
Producer Sally Flatman Rptd at 926pm and on Thu at 3.27pm
Donations: [address removed], marked African
Initiatives on the back of the envelope; credit cards:
Freephone [number removed]: online via the Radio4 website

Contributors

Producer: Sally Flatman Rptd

: Sunday Worship

Martin Palmer visits Beijing and the ancient imperial capital of Xi'an to explore the history of Christianity in China. Producer Mark O'Brien

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Palmer
Producer: Mark O'Brien

: A Point of View

Repeated from Friday

: Broadcasting House from 9.30

Paddy O'Connell discusses the week s news. Editor Peter Rippon ;

Contributors

Unknown: Paddy O'Connell
Editor: Peter Rippon

: ne Archers

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: The Archers

Omnibus edition RT DIRECT: Ambridge Affairs: Love Triangles CD for 1 1999 (RRP E12.99) inc p&p, call [number removed] (landline calls cost no more than 8p a minute) quoting code RTD179, or visit www.bbcshop.com and enter the code at thecheckout

: PM Test Match Special

England v South Africa
Commentary on the fourth day of the Fourth Test, from the Oval...
For commentators see yesterday 'approximate times See also 5 Live Sports Extra at 10.45am TV highlights are on Five at 7.15pm

: Desert Island Discs

Kirsty Young invites the philosopher AC Grayling to choose eight pieces of music to take to the mythical island. Producer Leanne Buckle Repeated on Friday at 9am

Contributors

Unknown: Kirsty Young

: Just a Minute

2/10. Clement Freud , Gyles Brandreth , Marcus Brigstocke and Dave Gorman are the panellists for this edition from the Hay Festival. Nicholas Parsons awards the points for correct challenges. Repeated from Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Clement Freud
Unknown: Gyles Brandreth
Unknown: Marcus Brigstocke
Unknown: Dave Gorman
Unknown: Nicholas Parsons

: The Food Programme

Public Procurement. What role can the public purse, which funds food in schools, hospitals, and prisons, play in reshaping the food economy? Simon Parkes finds out. Producer Rebecca Moore Rptd tomorrow at 4pm

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Parkes
Producer: Rebecca Moore Rptd

: The World This Weekend

With Brian Hanrahan. Editor Peter Rippon

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Hanrahan.
Editor: Peter Rippon

: The Frost Collection

1/3. Heroes and Villains. David Frost looks back at some of the most memorable interviews of his long career. His studio guests are Joanna Lumley , Joan Bakewell , Charles Kennedy and Tim Vine. Producer Paul Bajoria

Contributors

Unknown: David Frost
Unknown: Joanna Lumley
Unknown: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Charles Kennedy
Unknown: Tim Vine.
Producer: Paul Bajoria

: Gardeners' Question Time

Pippa Greenwood , Anne Swithinbank and Chris Beardshaw answers queries from members of the Emsworth Horticultural Societv in HamDShire. Anne and Pippa look at the Solanaceae family. Peter Gibbs is in the chair. At 2.25 Gardening Weather Forecast. Producer Trevor Taylor Shortened rpt on Wednesday at 3pm Alan Titchmarsh 's tips: page 34

Contributors

Unknown: Pippa Greenwood
Unknown: Anne Swithinbank
Unknown: Peter Gibbs
Producer: Trevor Taylor
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen'sHistory of Home

2/10. Llewelyn-Bowen looks at two early 1930s blocks of flats, High Point and the Isokon Building in London, where the modernist social experiment came close to being realised. Producer Susan Marling

Contributors

Producer: Susan Marling

: Classic Serial:My Name Is ... Red

2/2. With Istanbul now in the grip of religious fundamentalists and the Sultan's court a warren of rumour and paranoia, Black finds himself a suspect in the murders. Orhan Pamuk 's novel is dramatised by Ayeesha Menon . Additional roles played by Engin Cezar , Ismail Hakki Eren, Ben Hopkins , Sinan Onukar and Duyqu Yeral Director John Dryden Repeated on Saturday at 9pm

Contributors

Unknown: Orhan Pamuk
Dramatised By: Ayeesha Menon
Played By: Engin Cezar
Played By: Ismail Hakki
Unknown: Ben Hopkins
Unknown: Sinan Onukar
Director: John Dryden
Narrator: Ozlem Turhal
Narrator: Mehmet Erqen
Narrator: Engin Cezar
Black: Baris Pirhasan
Enishte: Korhan Abay
Shekure: Ece Dizdar
Esther: Demet Tuncer
Butterfly: Murat Yatman
Olive: Yiqit Ozsener
Stork: Konuralp Sunal
Hasan: Baris Cakmak
Osman: Er!s Akman
Tresurer: Umut Demirdelen
Elegant: Aziz Mullaaziz

: Open Book

Owen Sheers presents the programme from New York, where he talks to novelist Meg Wolitzer about her latest book The Ten-Year Nap, and visits the Morgan Library, one of the world's richest collections of rare manuscripts. Producer Thomas Morris Repeated on Thursday at 4pm

Contributors

Unknown: Meg Wolitzer
Producer: Thomas Morris

: Poet in the Glen

The poet Kenneth Steven journeys through the remote, beautiful Glen Lyon in Perthshire, hearing its stories, its sounds and seeing its sights, especially its remarkable stones, and marking all these in his poetry. Producer Julian May Repeated on Saturday at 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Steven
Unknown: Glen Lyon

: 1968: Day-by-Day

A stand collapses at the National Jazz and Blues Festival in Kempton Park. For details see yesterday

: The Last Nazi Hunter

Efraim Zuroff 's time is running out. He's been hunting former Nazis for 25 years, but he's battling against the clock to bring the last survivors of Hitler's regime to account. Jonathan Charles reports. Rptd from Tuesday

Contributors

Unknown: Efraim Zuroff
Unknown: Jonathan Charles

: Profile

Rptd from yesterday at 7pm

: Pick of the Week

Peter White selects his highlights from the past week Of BBC radio. Producer Jacqueline Smith PHONE: [number removed] Fax: [number removed] email [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Peter White
Producer: Jacqueline Smith

: The Archers

Brian shows his magnanimous side. For cast see Friday Repeated tomorrow at 2pm Soaps: page 27

: Go4it

Explorer Bear Grylls gives some survival tips to the team and is tested by Natalie Barrass to see if he can survive in the urban jungle. Meanwhile, Barney Harwood meets some lifeguards in training. Producer Ann Charles

Contributors

Unknown: Natalie Barrass
Unknown: Barney Harwood
Producer: Ann Charles

: Birds and Beasts

2/5. The Parakeet. Life in Richmond Park is one long laugh for Justin the parakeet, until he meets an exotic visitor with a much darker view of the world. Douglas Hodge reads
Lynne Truss's story. Producer Lisa Osborne

Contributors

Unknown: Douglas Hodge
Producer: Lisa Osborne

: For One Night Only

2/7. Hot August Night. Paul Gambaccini revisits the series of sell-out concerts by Neil Diamond at the Greek Theatre in LA in August 1972, where the audience were bombarded with a blaze of light and sound. Rptd from Friday

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Gambaccini
Unknown: Neil Diamond

: Last Word

Repeated from Friday

: Face the Facts

Repeated from Friday

: Radio 4 Appeal

Repeated from 7.55am

: Analysis

6/8. AI-Qaeda's Enemy Within. As Islamist criticism towards Osama bin Laden grows, Frank Gardner investigates whether the terrorist leader's own comrades could be bringing about the downfall of al-Oaeda. Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Gardner

: The Westminster Hour

Carolyn Ouinn previews the political week.
10.45 Bowing Out Gracefully - the Brandreth Rules on Standing Down 3/3
Gyles Brandreth has never attempted a political comeback himself but he considers some of those former MPs who did and some of those who wouldn't go back for all the tea in China. Bowing Out Gracefully - the Brandreth Rules on Standing Down is repeated on Wednesday at 8.45pm Editor of The Westminster Hour Terry Dignan

Contributors

Unknown: Carolyn Ouinn
Unknown: Gyles Brandreth
Unknown: Terry Dignan

: 1968: Day-by-Day

Omnibus edition.

: Something Understood

Rptd from 6.05am

: News

: Thinking Allowed

With Laurie Taylor. Repeated from Wednesday

Contributors

Unknown: Laurie Taylor.








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