With John Humphrys and Edward Stourton.
6.25,7.25,8.25 Sports News
6.45 Yesterday in Parliament
With Susan Hulme and David Wilby.
7.48 Thought for the Day
With the Rt Rev James Jones.
8.31 Yesterday in Parliament
3/5. Robert Fortune reaches the gates of a green-tea factory in the Wu Yi Shan mountains and is the first Westerner to see the secret process that turns the leaves into delicate brews. By Sarah Rose. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
1/4. Bill Nighy stars as the actor, philanderer, alcoholic and amateur sleuth. There's drama backstage when a murder is discovered in a West End theatre production. Written by Simon Brett, dramatised by Jeremy Front
Producer/Director Sally Avens
By Christopher William Hill. When a student gets abysmal A-level results, her parents attempt to sue her school. But who is really to blame? producer Liz Webb
3/5. Less Is More. There are a number of companies that specialise in wedding portraits with a difference: artfully lit shots of semi-naked brides-to-be - wedding-day gifts for their grooms. Visiting one photographer's studio, Adil Ray listens in to the women's conversations about their past, and their hopes and fears about the future. For details see Monday
New series. 1/6. Fantasy writer Sam has been coerced into joining a band of intrepid heroes as they battle the dread forces of evil in search of the legendary Sword of Asnagar. Comedy set in Lower Earth by Anil Gupta and Richard Pinto.
Producers Anil Gupta and Paul Schlesinger
8/10. Cornered by her cousin Robert's accusations, Lucy, Lady Audley, fights back. She is willing to dare anything to preserve the security and wealth that her marriage to Sir Michael has brought. By Mary Elizabeth Braddon. For cast and details see Monday Rptd from 10.45am
4/4. Children who don't fit in often challenge both parents and teachers. Mariella Frostrup and her guests discuss whether, by trying to modify children's behaviour, there is a risk of homogenising them.
Producer Erin Riley Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
1/2. Downing Street's website now allows people to submit electronic petitions direct to the Prime Minister. Jon Ronson wonders whether or not they really make an impact.
Producer Benjamin Partridge Rptd from Sun at 10.45pm Repeated on Sunday at 5.45am
2/8. Access for All? Some wildlife organisations advocate that people "reconnect" to the natural world, encouraging us onto nature reserves and other places rich in wildlife to experience it first-hand. But people have an impact on the places they visit. Paul Evans tramps the heaths of Dorset to find out why nightjars and woodlarks don't welcome hordes of visitors. Repeated from yesterday at 11am
1/6. Rene Fortesque-Spencer -French
Using fake archive, interviews and one-liner vox pops, presenter Roydon Postlethwaite pays tribute to that most British celebrity chef, Rene Fortesque-Spencer -French whose brandy-and-suet flummeries brought joy and gout to a generation of lucky husbands.
Written by Chris Chantler and Howard Read.
Producer Colin Anderson
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