Producer Richard Sanders
with James Whitbourn.
with and 7.20 Listeners' Letters
7.25,8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Fr John McDade. Editor Philip Harding
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Ned Sherrin hosts an hour of live interjections from the likes of Arthur Smith , Emma Freud and John Walters.
Producer Alison Vernon-Smith
Andrew Marr , the Political Editor of The Economist, presents a personal view of a week in the life of MPs and peers. Producer Dennis Sewell
BBC correspondents around the world give a personal view of their host countries.
with Heather Payton. Producer Ann Gilmartin
Clement Freud ,
Peter Jones , Derek Nimmo and Maureen Lipman try to stop each other talking for just a minute on subjects flung at them by Nicholas Parsons.
Producer Sarah Smith. Stereo
This week's panel: Janet Cohen ,
Ken Livingstone , MP, Alan Watkins and Ann Widdecombe , MP.
Jonathan Dimbleby. and at 2.00pm
Any Answers? [number removed]with Jonathan Dimbleby. Producers Anna Carragher and Alison Vernon-Smith
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The Finger of Suspicion When a helicopter hoists the Epstein statue off
Lewis's department store in Liverpool, Inspector Crust assumes it's just a student rag. But when the thieves start returning bits of the statue's anatomy,
Crust has second thoughts. Written by Vincent Me Inemey.
Director Shaun MacLoughlin. Stereo
David Foster takes a trip in the footsteps of the writer Maurice O'Sullivan , who in 1927 left his birthplace on the Great Blasket, a tiny island off the coast of Kerry. Reader Oengus MacNamara. Producer Gillian Hush
Annette Kobak invites six travellers to reflect on a journey.
5: Bicycle enthusiast and grandmother
Bettina Selby recalls her 4,500-mile cycle ride along the Nile valley, from the pyramids of Egypt to the Mountains of the Moon.
Producer Kate McAll
Presented by Peter Evans.
This week: listeners'views on the controversial subject of animal research, as well as reviewing the latest discoveries and developments.
Producer Constance St Louis
Four programmes in which
Sara Parker meets people who do other people's jobs.
1: The Stand-in Doctors On the rounds with two very different locum GPs, one in the country, one in the inner city. Producer Sukey Firth
In the fifth of six programmes, Phil Smith listens to experiences of one-parent families through three generations of northern working people.
Who Needs 'Em?
Producer Gillian Hush
and Sports Round-Up
A look back at the week's news with Bill Wallis ,
Sally Grace , David Tate and Jon Glover.
Robert Robinson eavesdrops on yet another conversation somewhere around the country. Producer Michael Ember
Crooning the Bilious Pigeons
Voice training has come a long way since Henry Higgins schooled
Eliza Doolittle. Actors in Britain are now encouraged to keep their accents. Paul Allen listens in on the teachers and the taught. ProducerTim Dee. Stereo
Under Western Eyes
A two-part dramatisation of Joseph Conrad 's novel. l:St Petersburg, 1911. Revolutionary activity is on the increase and, much against his will, Razumov is drawn into the thick of it.
Dramatised by Brian Miller
Director Alison Hindell. Stereo
Professor Akbar Ahmed talks to six people from the Indian subcontinent who have influence in Britain.
5: Jyoti Munsiff
A Bahai, she was Britain's youngest ever solicitor and is now the highest-placed woman in Shell International.
Presented by Brian Kay.
Producer Sarah Devonald. Stereo
led by Fr Oliver
Six programmes about the Circumpolar Arctic. 5: A rctic Science and Global Change
The earth seems to be getting rapidly warmer - while in the longer run we're also probably heading for a new Ice Age. How can Arctic seals and squirrels help us to survive? Presented by Daniel Snowman. Stereo
Six autobiographical talks by the barrister and historian
Charles Arnold-Baker , who was born the Prussian aristocrat, Wolfgang
Werner von Blumenthal.
5: The Degradation ofCharacter
Producer Louise Purslow
Michael Collins and Anthony Pay.
A sit-com for the 90s, in six programmes written by and starring comedian Nick Revell.
With Alistair McGowan , Caroline Gruber ,
Kate McKenzie and Brian Bowles.
Producer Jon Magnusson Stereo