1/2. Horatio Clare joins the crews of ;ome of Britain's busiest lifeboats, ncluding the one at Tower Station next to Waterloo Bridge. Last year it was launched 265 times and rescued 92 people. He talks to the volunteers to find out about their lives and motivations. Producer Julian May
1/10. His Last Review. A famous London theatre critic is found dead in his seat after a performance of A Shilling in the Meter.
Lynne Truss 's comedy, set in 1950s Brighton.
Producer/Director Karen Rose
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6/6. Sally Magnusson and genealogist
Nick Barratt look at how the manner of an ancestor's death can offer clues to the life they led and open up new avenues for the amateur sleuth to explore. Producer Moira Hickey
Easter Monday, 1908. And there's snow on the ground. An ageing icon, WG Grace contemplates another day in his lifelong cricketing obsession. He arrives at the Oval and can't quite bear to sit in the clubhouse to meet the usual people. Instead he trudges out into the cold to face a different type of questioning. By Nick Warburton.
GF Benedict Cumberbatch Producer Steven Canny
Voice of cricket:
John Cushnie , Anne Swithinbank and Matthew Biggs answer questions from gardeners in the West Midlands. Eric Robson is in the chair.
At 3.25 Gardening Weather Forecast. Shortened repeat from Sunday at 2pm
3/5 After the Snow Queen. A modern conclusion for the famous fairy tale reveals what happened next for Gerda and her true love Kay after his release from the Snow
Queen's spell. Phyllida Nash reads Diana Hendry 'S Story. For details see Monday
8/30.Awakenings and Nightmares
Religious revivals challenge the authority of the formal hierarchical churches. Meanwhile, slavery is now a vital part of the colonial economy. David Reynolds continues his history Of America. For details see Monday
9/9. Dr Mark Porter reports on medical and psychological aspects of abortion. He talks to John Spencer , medical director of Marie
Stopes International, to find out about a counselling phone line for women who have had an abortion. Repeated from yesterday at 9pm
1/6 Sir William De Warrenne returns from the Crusades and tries to buy a castle with combined dungeon/gym. Kim Fuller 's sitcom featuring knights, central heating, cakes, sex and a peasant. Additional material by Matt Kirshen and Nick Doody.
Producer David Tyler
3/5. Tyler. Part-time fireman Tyler (
Brian Dick ) recalls what happened on the night of the fatal train crash, and tells how the disaster transformed his life. By Richard Monks. For details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
4/7. Michael Buerk is joined by Melanie Phillips , Michael Portillo , Clifford Longley and Kenan Malik to examine expert witnesses on the moral issues behind the week's news.
Producer Phil Pegum Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
3/3. Ben Miller concludes his look at the Cern atom smasher by looking at black holes and the beginning of time. He discovers that the creation of miniature black holes could help scientists explain the nature of the force of gravity and open the way to parallel universes. Producer Roland Pease
5/6. The Cruise. Luke gets stranded on his way home from Calais with a people-carrier full of wedding booze and a comatose groom-to-be. Another evening from hell in the disastrous social life of Luke Walsall. Poignant comedy by Tim Key. Producer Seb Barwell
1/2. Lancastrian comedian George Formby Sr was one of the highest-paid music hall performers of his day, but his namesake son, the ukulele-playing star of stage, screen and record, did even better for himself. With the help of fans and family members,
Allan Beswick tells the story of the two Formbys. Concludes tomorrow. Producer Libby Cross
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