with Mary Murphy.
7.45 Thought for the Day with Elaine Storkey
chaired by Michael Buerk. Producer David Coomes. Stereo
Adrian Mourby explores dinner party rituals. Producer Gillian Hush
with Jenni Murray. Short story: Artist's
Christmas by Cora Sandel. Read by Rowena Cooper.
with John Howard.
by Mark Wallington.
Starring Timothy Spall. 2: "Sonning. I'll definitely meet you in Sonning"
Producer Caroline Leddy. Stereo
with Nick Clarke.
by Albert Welling.
A "perfect" Christmas is interrupted.
Director Jane Morgan. Stereo
Order of Service: page 23. Producer David France. Stereo
Making a Victorian Christmas with Sir Roy Strong.
Producer Elizabeth Burke. Stereo (First broadcast on Radio 3)
4: Life Without George by Lynne Truss.
An angel is making his way to George's house....
Read by Michael Williams. Producer Marilyn Imrie
with Frank Partridge and Hugh Sykes.
Nearly 50 years ago actress Fanny Carby had a part-time job painting and gold-leafing saints and martyrs. In this pilgrimage she goes in search of them. Producer Piers Plowright. Stereo
Malcolm Jones pays tribute to the Victorian
Joseph Edwards Carpenter and his book The Popular
Elocutionist and Reciter.
Readers Delia Corrie and Malcolm Raeburn.
Producer Gillian Hush. Stereo
Top of the Pops by Ben Miller.
Christmas is in danger at Swansden central sorting office. With Ben Miller , Felicity Montagu ,
John Thomson , Jim Barclay and Alistair McGowan.
Producer Gareth Edwards. Stereo
A surprise after the midnight service. Stereo
Susan Marling presents the story of Joyce McCartan , a Protestant married to a Catholic who fights for better conditions in the community. Producer Merilyn Harris
Glaswegian Thomas Watters meets up with Ana Maria de Gamica , whom he rescued from the Spanish Civil War in 1937. Producers Herlinde Eraser and Piers Plowrieht. Stereo
Nick Baker waves off Bow
Street Police Station.
Producer Mark Savage. Stereo
with Simon Rae , Elizabeth Kelly , David Goodland and Deirdre Carney.
Producer Julian Wilkinson. Stereo
President-Elect Bill Clinton, calls for a gathering of experts to help guide his economic policy, and what he may do to reduce the national deficit.
Liz Kershaw investigates the "Disney Decade".
Producer Sara Jane Hall. Stereo
Read by Jenny Agutter. Producer David Benedictus
Escape from Siberia Final part. Stereo
A series of eight stories introduced by Edward de Souza.
1: Gobble, Gobble.
A seasonal chiller by Paul Burns.
Director Martin Jenkins.
from the Church of St
Marylebone in London.
With the Bishop of London, the Rt Rev David Hope. Introit: Frohlochet ihr
Volker auf Erden. Hymns: Silent Night It Came Upon the Midnight Clear, 0 Come All Ye Faithful. Readings: Hebrews 11, w 1-14; John 1, vv 1-14. Director of Music Peter Barley.