The daily bulletin of current affairs for the agricultural community.
with Judith O'Neill.
with John Humphrys and James Naughtie. Details as yesterday plus:
7.45 Thought for the Day with the Rt Rev Jim Thompson.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament
Your chance to talk to Debbie Thrower and her guests on an issue of the moment.
Producer Denis Nightingale LINES OPEN from 8.00am
Regional Variations (2)
Thanks to God whose word was spoken (Rhuddlan); Isaiah 55, vv 6-12: How beautiful are the feet/Their sound is gone out (Handel's Messiah); You shall go out with joy.
Director of Music Gordon Stewart.
Acts of the Apostles
7: Paul's third missionary journey.
Wendy Austin talks to American feminist Shere Hite about her new report on the family.
Serial: The Matisse Stories by A S Byatt . Annette Crosbie reads the first part of The Chinese Lobster. The Dean of Women Students faces a difficult meeting with a male colleague. Abridged by Pat McLoughlin
Geoff Watts reports on the health of medical care in this country - from research laboratory and operating theatre to dentist's chair and GP's surgery. Producer Anne MacNaught
with Daire Brehan.
Frank Delaney presents the programme about language that is what it says.
3: Colourful Language. This week he looks at the language of colours, checking paint manufacturers' shade charts. Do you go for avocado on your walls, or apple green ... or just plain magnolia? Producer Simon Elmes
with Nick Clarke.
It's the Newcastle Metro - not the Paris one - which features in this Alex Ferguson drama about an overworked inspector taunted by fare-dodging youths and the "voice" of a suicide victim. But help is perhaps not as far away as he thinks....
Director Dave Sheasby
This week, baritone Thomas Allen is
Nigel Douglas 's guest. With aspirations for the concert hall rather than the stage, Allen was launched on his highly successful career by a happy accident while he was at college. He talks about the perils, pains and pleasures of life on the international opera circuit. Producer Gillian Hush
Regional Variations (2)
live from Westminster.
Paul Vaughan reports on the Manchester exhibition, The American Way, and asks why publishers print new plays. Producer Adrian Washbourne (Revised repeat 9.15pm)
by Esther Woolfson.
Mr Kandinsky teaches Hebrew and history - but his speciality is acting out biblical legends of a shockingly violent nature.
Read by Edith Macarthur. Producer Bruce Young
with Chris Lowe and Linda Lewis.
Boardroom banter, backchat and backstabbingwith chairman Nigel Cassidy and this week's panel, Alastair Ross Goobey, Nigel Whittaker , Howard Hodgson and Peter Day. Producer Neil Koenig
Debbie finds a way to help Shula.
Major issues, changing attitudes and important events at home and abroad. Reporter Jolyon Jenkins.
Producer Kim Barrington
Peter Evans presents highlights of the Annual General Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, which took place last week.
In a series of Lent talks, five prominent people in their early 30s, Jesus' age when he died, reflect on his passion.
1: Richard Coles, former half of the pop duo the Communards, has recently converted to Roman Catholicism and is studying theology.
Producer Roger Child
News, views and information for people with a visual handicap. With Peter White. QUESTIONS AND COMMENTS: phone [number removed] between 9.15pm and 10.15pm
FACTSHEET: send large sae to [address removed]
HANDBOOK: £16.50, from [address removed]
(Revised repeat of 4.05pm)
with Roger White.
with Max Pearson.
2: Operation Clean Getaway
Presented by Joanna Coles.