For the last 30 years, staff at the world s largest Earth satellite station in Herefordshire have watched global news unfold - immediate, uncensored and unedited. Foreign correspondent Hugh Sykes visits the site and meets the workers who have seen world history in the raw. Producer John Byrne
3/4. Fife Circle. Veteran performer Stanley
Baxter plays both roles in this comedy by Michael Chaplin. Two elderly brothers meet at Edinburgh's Waverley Station and set out on a journey of discovery - examining their ancestry and identities in the hope of learning where they really belong. Producer/Director Marilyn Imrie
By Rachel Joyce. Alan and Alice start work to assemble their son's present on the eve of his tenth birthday, but find the only instruction provided says "take one night". Starring
Robert Bathurst and Felicity Montagu.
Producer/Director Jeremy Mortimer
2/3. MovinqOn. Now that Gareth has left,
Bethan is on her own again, quietly terrified at finding herself a "newly single mother of two" But an encounter in an Irish bar makes her realise that life is full of possibilites. Catrin Gerallt 's story is read by Sara McGaughey.
3/30. The State in Miniature.
Amanda Vickery examines letters and diaries from the 16th and 17th centuries to discover whether life inside people's homes really did reflect the hierarchy of the well-ordered society outside it. For details see Monday
With thousands of adult autistics in this country, Mike Embley asks why so many of these people are diagnosed so late in life. He looks at the help and support available and at the latest scientific research into autism. Repeated from yesterday at 9pm
Following on from Mike Baker 's series on the history of primary schools, Jane Garvey chairs a debate on the future of schooling for the under-11s. The expert panel at the Institute of Education includes primary practitioners, educationalists and parents, who face questions from the audience. Producers Sukey Firth and Paul Kobrak Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
2/2. Ten years after the Northern Ireland Troubles largely ceased, Tara Mills finds out how journalists and politicians have had to deal with the backlog of normal politics.
Producer Rachel Hooper Rptd from Sunday at 10.45pm
7/9. In Search of Jenny. In 1855, Wombwell's Travelling Menagerie exhibited a chimpanzee called Jenny. She had her own governess and she was dressed in human clothes. Was Jenny a chimpanzee or was she, in reality, a gorilla? Karen Partridge goes in search of the evidence. Repeated from yesterday at 11am
3/10. Increasingly irritated by Bavarov's dismissal of the older generation and all they stand for, Pavel Petrovich determines to confront him - but the results are not as he'd hoped. Ivan Turgenev 's tale is read by Douglas Hodge. For details see Monday
6/6. Sketch comedy from Tom Basden ,
Stefan Golaszewski , Tim Key and Lloyd Woolf. Producer Victoria Lloyd
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4/4. Charles comes face to face with the killer - in the sound-effects store. Written by Simon Brett and dramatised by Jeremy Front
Producer Sally Avens
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