2/2. The programme that questions journalists about the decisions they make regarding news stories addresses the coverage of knife crime. Is knife crime really on the rise or is it the reporting that has changed? Steve Hewlett and his guests consider the responsibilities involved in covering such an emotive issue. Producer Paula McGinley Shortened repeat at 9.30pm
1/5. Actress Julie Walters reads from her autobiography, recalling her childhood and how she began her career in showbusiness. Abridged and produced by Jill Waters. Repeated at 12.30am RT DIRECT: To order That's Another Story (released 2 Oct) for £17.09 (RRP £18.99) incl p&p, call [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) quoting RT. or visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com Radio features: paqes 118-119
2/2. Hardeep Singh Kohli puts on his kilt this week for his journey along the border region, beginning in Liddesdale and ending at Gretna Green. Contributors include Lord Steel and Eric RobSOn. Producer Richard Bannerman
5/5. The Key of the Nick. What should have been a surprise party to mark George's 21 years at Dock Green turns into a night in cold storage as Dixon and Crawford are held hostage. By Ted Willis , dramatised by Sue Rodwell.
Producer Viv Beeby
New series 1/17. Robert Robinson is in the chair for the first heat of the general knowledge quiz, featuring contestants from Scotland and the north of England.
Producer Paul Bajoria Repeated on Saturday at llpm
Thelma is in love. She's 70 years old and the man she's in love with is 24 years her junior. They had a brief affair more than eight years ago but Thelma still can't get him out of her mind. Can psychotherapy cure her magnificent obsession? Dramatised from the case notes of Dr Irvin Yalom by Rachel Joyce.
Director Kate McAII
1/5. The Lesson. A prison officer's wife suffocating in the rigid world of a remote jail finds unlikely solace in the company of a long-term inmate. Patrick Gale 's story, the first by writers who have been affected by prison, is read by Lindsay Duncan. Producer David Roper
11/30. Declaring Independence. David Reynolds continues his examination of America's history by looking at the drafting of the Declaration of independence and its principal author, Thomas Jefferson. Producer Sue Ellis
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10/10. Nicholas Parsons hosts the panel game from the Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames, where the panellists include
Paul Merton , Sue Perkins and Chris Addison. Producer Tilusha Ghelani Repeated on Sunday at 12.04pm RT DIRECT: To order Just a Minute: the Best of2007 CD for E10.39 (RRP E12.99) incl pSp, call [number removed] (calls from landlines cost no more than 8p per minute) quoting [number removed], or visit www.bbcshop.com
1/5. Dark secrets, intrigue and romance as rising Edinburgh prosecutor Jo Ross investigates a crime uncomfortably close to home. Legal drama by Colin MacDonald.
Producer Patrick Rayner Repeated from 10.45am
In a controversial new film Tom Cruise is playing Claus Schenk von Stauffenberg , the man who nearly killed Hitler in 1944. Some in Germany say thisfilmwilltransform the world's understanding of German resistance to Nazism. Chris Bowlby hears about Hollywood's role in the long search for anti-Nazi heroes. Producer Chris Bowlby
1/2. Londoner Tracey Logan reveals how sewage is once more spilling into the Thames. Experts warn of health risks to river users, while environmentalists fear a repeat of the 2004 sewage dump that killed thousands Offish. Producer Tracey Logan
6/10. Manda's life is unravelling: hacked computers, stalkers, and bird feeders appearing and disappearing. But who will believe her? Manda goes to her favourite haunt to clear her head. But someone else has got there first. Sally Hinchcliffe 's book is read by Nicola Walker. Producer Karen Rose RT DIRECT: To order Out of a Clear Sky for £11.69
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