With John Humphrys and Sarah Montague.
6.25, 7.25, 8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Robert Orchard and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With the Rt Rev Richard Harries.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament Editor of Today Ceri Thomas
5/5. Yasmin Alibhai-Brown arrives in London in 1972 hoping to find refuge from casual racism in the ivory towers of Oxford University Instead she encounters further Prejudice. Finally, when her fragile marriage buckles under the hedonistic pressures of the hippy revolution, Yasmin retreats to ner cookery books, and the recipes that were handed down to her by her beloved mother. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
Historian Tristram Hunt talks to Adolf Burger , the last remaining survivor of Operation
Bernhard the biggest money-counterfeiting operation in history, run from Sachsenhausen concentration camp during the Second
World War. Prisoners - experts in printing, engraving, mathematics and chemistry were forced to work for their Nazi captors, forging millions of pounds that the Nazis planned to use to ruin Britain's wartime economy. It failed. Now 92, Burger tells his remarkable story. Producer Sian Price
7/11. Roger Bolton takes listeners' questions and comments on BBC radio and redirects them to the producers and programme-makers.
Producer Brian McCluskey Repeated on Sunday at 8pm ADDRESS: Feedback, PO Box 2100, London W1A 10T phone: [number removed] email: email@example.com
Widower Douglas has given up astronomy to run a fish farm with his daughter and write a book about angling. But a visit from an old colleague brings news of a message from a distant world, the very sign of life Douglas spent his career searching for. Is it safe to reply?
Written by Mark Maddox and starring Derek Jacobi. Part of the cross-channel BBC Radio science-fiction season.
Producer/Director Neil Gardner
John Cushnie , Chris Beardshaw and Bunny Guinness are guests of Chapel-en-le-Frith Gardening Club in Derbyshire. Eric Robson is in the chair. Including at approximately
3.40 Gardening Weather Forecast. Producer Trevor Taylor Rptd on Sunday at 2pm
5/5. Kelvin Boot asks how the new Bill will help conserve the wildlife around the coast of Britain. Should there be quotas for protected areas? How should we balance the interests of all the other stakeholders in our seas? For details see Monday
Julia Roberts talks to Francine Stock about her new espionage comedy Duplicity. Actress Shirley Anne Field goes back to the 1960s and her role in the ground-breaking British movie Saturday Night, Sunday Morning.
Producer Stephen Hughes Repeated on Sunday at 11pm
2/8. Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present a mix of stand-up, sketches and song with help from Jon Holmes , Laura Shavin , Mitch Benn and Nick Doody. Producer Ed Morrish
RT DIRECT: The Best of the Now Show is available for
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Matt discovers who his friends are.
Writer Adrian Flynn
Director Julie Beckett : Editor Vanessa Whitburn
ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send an SAE to [address removed]
5/5. Week Eight: 1948-53: Starting from
Scratch. After hearing good news from the BBC, Hazel travels to the Woman's Hour studio in Leeds with her mother. But she hasn't realised there is good news of a different kind on the way.
For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
Jonathan Dimbleby chairs the topical discussion from Londonderry, Northern
Ireland, in which an audience canvasses the opinions of four leading figures.
Producer Anne Peacock Repeated tomorrow at 1.10pm
When a body is dredged up from a lake, the investigation leads to a former police officer and respected head teacher. As he discovers the truth behind the murder, Stone faces a difficult decision. Written by Damian Wayling. Stone series created by Danny Brocklehurst.
Producer/Director Nadia Molinari
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