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with James Naughtie and John Humphrys.
7.25,8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Rosemary Hartill.
WRITE TO: Today. BBC. London W1A 1AA FAX: [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
John Humphrys.
Unknown:
Rosemary Hartill.

BBC Political Editor Robin Oakley investigates the vibrancy of nationalism in Scotland and Wales and the prospects for the nationalist parties of translating a sense of identity into lasting support at the polls. Producer Sheila Cook

Contributors

Editor:
Robin Oakley
Producer:
Sheila Cook

Alan Coren , Richard Ingrams , Ian Hislop and Trevor McDonald join Barry Took. Producer Aled Evans. Rptd Monday 6.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Coren
Unknown:
Richard Ingrams
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Trevor McDonald
Unknown:
Barry Took.
Producer:
Aled Evans.

by Peter Roberts. Living a glorious chivalrous dream, a knight errant sails through adventures involving the greatest figures in the medieval world. Michael Williams and William Chubb star as a real-life Don Quixote and Sancho Panza , in the extraordinary true story of William Marshal.
With Francis Thomson , Susan Jeffrey , Tom Roberts , Simon Carter , Graham Padden and Neal Foster. Director Nigel Bryant Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Roberts.
Unknown:
Michael Williams
Unknown:
William Chubb
Unknown:
Don Quixote
Unknown:
Sancho Panza
Unknown:
William Marshal.
Unknown:
Francis Thomson
Unknown:
Susan Jeffrey
Unknown:
Tom Roberts
Unknown:
Simon Carter
Unknown:
Graham Padden
Unknown:
Neal Foster.
Director:
Nigel Bryant Rpt
John d'Erlee:
Michael Williams
William Marshal:
William Chubb
Henry II:
Garard Green
Henry FitzHenry:
Christopher Scott
Richard Lionheart:
Martin Head

Chris Cviic explores memories of Central Europe's rich, shared past and its history of devastation byfacism, communism and two world wars.
War Requiem. When Central Europe became a battleground between
Hitler and Stalin. the Jews were the main casualty.
Producer Zareer Masani. Rptd tomorrow 8.00pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Cviic
Producer:
Zareer Masani.

Local councils and private residents are using private security guards to keep crime at bay. Should the police fear an agenda of creeping privatisation? Gerry Northam reports. Producer Lynne Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerry Northam
Producer:
Lynne Jones

The last of the series in which eminent writers reflect on the value they place on our 25p letter features Sir Stephen Spender on the privacy of letters. Producer Adrian Mourby

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Stephen Spender
Producer:
Adrian Mourby

On the Four Winds
"Winds from four corners of the world play upon a Mediterranean island. On the east wind come perfumed melodies; a driving rhythm blows in from Africa; the north wind harmonises; and the west wind whirls it all together." Such is the scenario for Neil Ardley 's newest composition for his special blend of jazz and classical instruments. Chris Eldon
Lee witnesses the gathering storm.
Producer Chris Eldon Lee. Rptd Friday 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Neil Ardley
Unknown:
Chris Eldon
Producer:
Chris Eldon Lee.

Mike Walker 's thriller is set on a remote Scottish island and in the Brazilian rainforest. When Jack Lowell is not busy organising survival courses for unhealthy executives, he is living with an Amazon tribe. Then his wife and daughter are killed in a motorway accident. Unhinged, Jack applies tribal law to a party of executives.
Director Shaun MacLoughlin

Contributors

Unknown:
Mike Walker
Unknown:
Jack Lowell
Director:
Shaun MacLoughlin
Jack:
Nigel Anthony
Kirstie:
Hilary MacLean
Murdo:
Bob Docherty
Tommy:
David Bannerman
J:
Pavel Douglas
Justine:
Patricia Gallimore
Lizzie:
Deborah Berlin
Mark:
Cornelius Garrett
Alice:
Tina Gray
Paul:
Richard Fleming
Ray:
Aled Jones
Sara:
Rachel Oldfield
Marie:
Anna Rose

Celebrity guests Helen Atkinson Wood , Andrew Davies , Chris Kelly and Jim Sweeney are quizzed by Nigel Rees. Quotations are read by Peter Barker. Producer Kathy Smith Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Helen Atkinson Wood
Unknown:
Andrew Davies
Unknown:
Chris Kelly
Unknown:
Jim Sweeney
Unknown:
Nigel Rees.
Read By:
Peter Barker.
Producer:
Kathy Smith Rpt

Last in the series of households where they all speak with different accents. Wha d'ye say? Adrian and his mother-in-law have difficulty understanding each other. He's from Sunderland, she's from Fife, and they live in Edinburgh. Producers Kim Normanton and Tessa Watt

Contributors

Producers:
Kim Normanton
Producers:
Tessa Watt

A four-part dramatisation of P D James's first novel.
2: Adam Dalgliesh arrives on the scene to investigate the murder of Sally Jupp.
Dramatised by Neville Teller Director Matthew Walters Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Adam Dalgliesh
Unknown:
Sally Jupp.
Dramatised By:
Neville Teller
Director:
Matthew Walters Rpt
Mrs Maxie:
Sian Phillips
Felix:
Hugh Grant
Deborah:
Beatie Edney
inspector Dalgliesh:
Robin Ellis
Catherine:
Oona Beeson
Stephen:
David Thorpe
Miss Liddell:
Kate Binchy
Dr Epps:
Philip Anthony
Martha:
Jill Graham
Thornton/Hicks:
John Church
Police Doctor:
John Baddeley
Sgt Martin:
Steve Hodson
Insp Manning:
John Fleming

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