5/6. Shaun Bailey , founder of youth charity
My Generation, was raised by his Jamaican family on a rough west London housing estate, where he returns with Wendy Robbins. Producer Smita Patel Repeated at 9.30pm
To mark the 350th anniversary of Cromwell's s death, the gruesome story of his severed head. In 1661, the former Lord Protector s body was exhumed and his head cut on, displayed on top of Westminster Hall.
Mark Whitaker reveals what happened to it during over the centuries. Producer Mark Whitaker
4/6. Carbon Dating. The Friary needs to take responsibility for its carbon footprint, ana Father Michael has been invited to an important conference. By Christopher Lee.
Other characters are played by Kenneth Danziger , Alan Shearman and Matthew Wolf Director Pete Atkin
Producers Rosalind Ayres and Martin Jarvis
3/6. Sally Magnusson and genealogist Nick Barratt look at how to unravel the secrets of wartime and discover untold tales of military intelligence, undercover missions and unsung heroes. Producer Moira Hickey
England v South Africa
Commentary by Jonathan Agnew ,
Arlo White and Mark Pougatch on the fifth one-day international from Cardiff. Analysis from Shaun Pollock , Angus Fraser and Steve Watkin. See also 5 Live Sports Extra at 2.15pm
TV highlights on Five at 12 midnight 'approximate times
Katie Davies is 16 and in love, or possibly lust. Her mother would have a fit if she found out who with, but then Mrs Davies has a secret of her own. By Rachel Tresize. Producer/Director Kate McAII
3/5. Chicken. Dave finds a chicken fallen off a truck and takes it home to mother. But his slaughtering technique leaves much to be desired and the chicken - head or no head - seems to have a mind of its own. For details see Monday
8/10. When Anna's daughter goes off to boarding school, she loses her last grip on reality. Her new lover Saul is equally unstable, and it is only when she buys a golden notebook that Anna begins to see a way out of her chaotic life. By Doris Lessing. For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
New series 1/7. Michael Portillo , Melanie Phillips , Clifford Longley and Claire Fox cross-examine expert witnesses on the ethical issues behind the week's news. Michael Buerk is in the chair. Producer Phil Pegum Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
2/3. The Liberal Party gets the condensed treatment from Adam Long, co-founder of the Reduced Shakespeare Company. Along with two friends, two guitars and a violin he takes an abridged tour of Liberal landmarks from Earl Grey to Nick Clegg - in 15 minutes flat. Producer Mandy Baker Rptd from Sunday at 10.45pm
2/6. Writer Nat Segnit is fascinated by people who sit alone in carriages, so he decides to talk to some of them, asking strange men about their faith and beliefs. Comedy by Nat Segnit and Stewart Wright. producer Steven Canny
5/6. Comedians Alexei Sayle and Sue Perkins and music journalist Mark Ellen are invited to play the track of their choice to the delight or disdain of the others. Hosted by Phil Hammond. Producer Alison Vernon-Smith
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