3/5. Grimaldi's performance in the Pantomime Mother Goose makes him a fully fledged superstar of the Georgian stage. Yet, With the dizzying excitement of success comes a resurgence of his old melancholy as he struggles to cope with this unexpected fame. By Andrew McConnell Stott. For details see Monday Repeated at 12.30am
2/4. The Mapplethorpe Affair. When a Birmingham art student borrowed a book of photographs from her university library, she sparked a controversy that left the vice-chancellor facing a possible prison sentence. Chris Ledgard examines the work of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe , and opens the book West Midlands police wanted to burn. Producer John Byrne
3/6. 1959: Vera, who runs the exchange, has "overheard" a telephone conversation suggesting her franchise may be transferred to a new arrival in Ballylenon. Comedy by Christopher Fitz-Simon .
Producer/Director Eoin O'Callaghan
Fast-moving crime thriller by Peter Kesterton about guilt, mathematical proof and statistics. Jonathan is a maths lecturer who is arrested for an attempted assault on a young woman. The case against him is overwhelming. Can he use his statistical knowledge to get himself off the hook?
Producer/Director Jolyon Jenkins
3/4. Continuing her investigations into the life of her great-great-grandfather Charles Darwin , the poet Ruth Padel explores how he coped with the losses in his life and how they shaped his view of the world. For details see Monday
4/6. Laura Solon's character-driven sketches. Unwelcoming neighbour Annabelle quizzes an unsuspecting soul over his wind-chimes, useless entrepreneur Carole takes another swing at selling her bad ideas, and someone travels back from the very near future to warn a man about his blind date. With Rosie Cavaliero , Ben Moor and Ben Willbond. Producer Colin Anderson
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3/5. 1963-1966 All My Trials. Struggling to stay on top of her work at the Crown
Agents Office and find the money to pay for her sister's care in Trinidad, Amy decides to search for a nursing home in London.
For cast and details see Monday Repeated from 10.45am
9/9. Michael Buerk chairs a debate in which
Michael Portillo , Claire Fox , Clifford Longley and Kenan Malik cross-examine expert witnesses on the ethical issues behind the week's news. Producer Phil Pequm Repeated on Saturday at 10.15pm
2/2. In an illustrated talk, Richard Reeves looks at the intellectual and philosophical roots of the current Labour leadership.
Producer Sheila Cook Repeated from Sunday at 10.45pm Repeated on Sunday at 5.45am
4/4. Four girls experiment with illegal drugs, with horrendous consequences for one of them. Comedy sketches set in a ladies' public toilet, written by and starring Emily Watson Howes, with Kate Donmall , Suzanne Hislop and Fran Moulds . Producer Mark Talbot
Luke is trapped in the hen party from hell when the love of his life appoints him chief bridesmaid. Another desperate evening in the disastrous social life of Luke
Walsall. Poignant romantic comedy written and performed by Tim Key. Producer Seb Barwell
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