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with John Humphrys and Peter Hobday.
7.20 Listeners' letters
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Jonathan Fryer
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Peter Hobday.
Unknown:
Jonathan Fryer

Presented by Eddie Mair. This week Breakaway joins the ABTA conference in Majorca, and also looks at the quieter side of the Balearics as Alanah Martin visits Menorca.
Producer Sara Jane Hall
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Contributors

Presented By:
Eddie Mair.
Unknown:
Alanah Martin
Producer:
Sara Jane Hall

Chairman Barry Took quizzes team captains
Richard Ingrams and Alan Coren and their guests. Producer Louise Coats

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Took
Unknown:
Richard Ingrams
Unknown:
Alan Coren
Producer:
Louise Coats

Joining Sue MacGregor to tackle issues raised in Bury St Edmunds , Suffolk, are Robin Cook , MP.
Shadow Trade Secretary; Sir Nicholas Goodison , Chairman of the TSB.Rt Hon David Mellor , QC.
MP and Cristina Odone. Editor of the Catholic Herald.

Contributors

Unknown:
Sue MacGregor
Unknown:
St Edmunds
Unknown:
Robin Cook
Unknown:
Sir Nicholas Goodison
Unknown:
David Mellor
Unknown:
Cristina Odone.

by Anne Fine.
Not many plays can claim to deal with philosophy and the poisoning of a shameless hussy with a blackcurrant tart...
Dramatised by Mike Walker

Contributors

Author:
Anne Fine
Dramatised By:
Mike Walker
Director:
David Benedictus
Oliver Rosen:
Richard O'Callaghan
Constance Rosen:
Jenny Agutter
Alasdair Huggett:
John Church
Bonnie Rosen:
Anna Abrahams
Stella Huggett:
Melanie Hudson

The last in the series in which Stephen Pile investigates the strange case of Britain today. 4- The Monoglot
Armed with half-forgotten '0' level French, he sets out to discover why
Britain is bottom of the linguistic league, and tests the latest technology in the struggle to convert us into polyglots.
Producer Anne-Marie Cole

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Pile
Producer:
Anne-Marie Cole

Nosy Parkers, soft police, or the community's conscience? Social workers in Newcastle take Robert Robinson behind the public image.
Producer Nadine Grieve

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Robinson
Producer:
Nadine Grieve

Industrial Archaeology Comes of Age
The publication of Blackwell's Encyclopedia of Industrial Archaeology at long last rationalises a scattered, infant discipline, almost a century after its birth. But what is to become of the last remnants of the Industrial Revolution? Chris Eldon Lee travels to Poland,
Germany and Wales to see examples of our recent past, and to meet those desperate to preserve it. Producer Chris Eldon Lee

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Eldon
Producer:
Chris Eldon Lee

Crippen by William Ingram , adapted from Emlyn Williams 's book, Dr Crippen Diary.
In 1910 Dr Crippen was hanged for the murder of his wife but what really happened on the night she died?
Pianist Tim Riley
Director Alison Hindell

Contributors

Unknown:
William Ingram
Unknown:
Emlyn Williams
Unknown:
Dr Crippen Diary.
Pianist:
Tim Riley
Director:
Alison Hindell
Crippen:
Charles Kay
Inspector Dew:
Ivor Roberts
Ethel:
Sue Broomfield
Cora:
Debora Weston
Paul:
John Webb
Lilian:
Pam Hopkins
Sergeant:
Simon Ludders

Umpire Brian Johnston is joined by Tim Rice and Willie Rushton. with Leslie Thomas and Christopher Martin-Jenkins .
From IBM Hursley Cricket Club, near Winchester.
Producer Jon Magnusson

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Tim Rice
Unknown:
Willie Rushton.
Unknown:
Leslie Thomas
Unknown:
Christopher Martin-Jenkins
Producer:
Jon Magnusson

Professionals who are used to criticism reveal how bad the public can be.
1: Harassed GPs reckon the pressure of running a busy practice and keeping the public healthy is making them feel positively ill. Reporter Neil Walker. A Revolution Recordings production

Contributors

Reporter:
Neil Walker.

by Bram Stoker.
4: Renfield's behaviour becomes even stranger, Van Helsing and John Seward struggle to save Lucy's life, and Jonathan Harker sees an old acquaintance.
Dramatised by Nick McCarty Music: Malcolm Clarke
Director Hamish Wilson

Contributors

Unknown:
Bram Stoker.
Unknown:
Van Helsing
Unknown:
John Seward
Unknown:
Jonathan Harker
Dramatised By:
Nick McCarty
Music:
Malcolm Clarke
Director:
Hamish Wilson
Minn:
Phyllis Logan
Seward:
Peter Blythe
Arthur:
Crawford Logan
Van Helsing:
Finlay Welsh
Quincey:
Paul Birchard
Harker:
Bernard Holley
Lury:
Sharon Maharaj
Adams:
Tom Smith
Renfield:
David McKall
Undertaker/Parson:
Peter D'Souza
Mrs Westenra:
Stella Forge
Maid:
Alexa Kesselaar

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