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with John Humphrys and James Naughtie who joins the programme this morning.
6.45 Business News
7.25,8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Pauline Webb.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
Pauline Webb.

Whatever happens to Britishness, there will always be an England. Mark Steyn joins John Major and the old maids bicycling to communion to try to find it. Producer Emma Kingsley

Contributors

Unknown:
. Mark Steyn
Unknown:
John Major
Producer:
Emma Kingsley

Acts of the Apostles. Michael Williams reads from the Revised English Bible. 6: Paul's second missionary journey. Abridged in ten parts by Sue Reid
Producer Claire Campbell Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Williams
Producer:
Claire Campbell Smith

Wendy Austin meets the controversial poet Fiona Pitt-Kethley .
Serial: The Matisse Stories by AS Byatt . Medusa's Ankles. A voluptuous picture of The Rosy Nude attracts a middle-aged woman into a hairdressing salon. Read by Annette Crosbie. Abridged by Pat McLoughlin Editor Sally Feldman

Contributors

Unknown:
Fiona Pitt-Kethley
Stories By:
As Byatt
Read By:
Annette Crosbie.
Abridged By:
Pat McLoughlin
Editor:
Sally Feldman

Another chance to hear Paul Herzberg's play, set in 1971. A conscript soldier Ray Kemp betrays a friend. Twenty years later, in London, fate offers the chance of redemption.
Director Andy Jordan

Contributors

Writer:
Paul Herzberg
Director:
Andy Jordan
Ray Kemp:
Michael Maloney
Clive Mendelowitz:
Allan Corduner
Johnny Kruger:
Paul Hertzberg
Colin Kemp:
Don McCorkindale
Shorty Josana:
Vincent Ebrahim
Jurgen Brandt:
Christopher Wells
Dave Skinner:
David Learner
Rita Mendelowitz:
Naomi Buch
Kommandant Net:
Henry Goodman

Gerry Anderson invites you to join him each weekday afternoon for an hour of daily live conversation. Add your views to the mix of debate, stories from around the country, unadulterated opinion and frank exchange. Call him with your comments on [number removed]. Editor Sharon Banoff

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerry Anderson
Editor:
Sharon Banoff

Robert Dawson Scott talks to the composer Berthold Goldschmidt as a record of his banned music is released, and considers why so many soloists and conductors perform from memory. Producer Erika Wright
(Revised repeat at 9.15pm)

Contributors

Talks:
Robert Dawson Scott
Unknown:
Berthold Goldschmidt
Producer:
Erika Wright

by Derek Gregory.
Edith is encouraged by her editor to write plenty of "steam" into her books. Judging by her fan mail, this has unexpected effects.
Read by Auriol Smith. Producer Jocelyn Boxall

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Gregory.
Read By:
Auriol Smith.
Producer:
Jocelyn Boxall

Chairman Nicholas Parsons and guests Clement Freud , Peter Jones , Paul Merton and Greg Proops try to talk for a minute without hesitation, repetition or deviation.

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Parsons
Unknown:
Clement Freud
Unknown:
Peter Jones
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Greg Proops

Janet Plater 's first play is a raw and moving account of living with an alcoholic. "Only people like us, who have lived with an alcoholic, can understand the mental agony that goes with we're co-alcoholics," say the members of the support group whose fortunes the play follows.
Director Ned Chaillet

Contributors

Unknown:
Janet Plater
Director:
Ned Chaillet
Von:
Barbara Durkin
Debbie:
Polly James
Ken:
Oliver Cotton
Graham:
Eric Allan
Nance:
Sandra Voe
Chloe:
Hazel Holder
Frank:
Colin Pinney
Mike:
Donald Sumpter
Johnny:
George Parsons
dive:
Lyndam Gregory
Tony:
Gary Lawrence

One misty day in Manhattan. Mr Iqbal Singh arrived at the door of showbiz lawyer Richard Golub. who hired the mystical-looking Sikh on the spot, dubbed him "Mr K" and made him his butler. Their turbulent relationship is explored in the last of the series. Producer Gwyn Richards

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Golub.
Producer:
Gwyn Richards

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