Producers Alasdair Cross. John Harvey and Ruth Kiely
with Rabbi Professor Dan Cohn-Sherbok .
with James Naughtie and Sue MacGregor. Business News
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Oliver McTernan.
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by Irene Dische , read by Barbara Flynn. The sight of snow at No 86 Dusseldorfer Strasse has the residents out and about - and behaving strangely.... Producer Duncan Minshull Rpt
P J 0' Rourke, the" rottwei ler of American right-wingjournalism" and comedian David Baddiel join Melvyn Bragg. Producer Ruth Gardiner
Regional Variations (2)
One of Britain's most respected poets U A Fanthorpe presents her own choice of writing with readers Stephanie Cole and Tim Pigott-Smith . Producer Sara Davies and Jules Wilkinson
16: The Wife Who Defeated Death Readers Art Malik , Mamta Kaash ,
Nitish Bharadwaj and Ravin Ganatra. Music by Malcolm Clarke. Editor of texts Akhandadhi Dasa. Producer Juli Wills Rpt
Goodbye to the hot flush, hello to a youthful old age? Is Hormone
Replacement Therapy the magic answer to problems of the menopause? Jenni Murray introduces a special programme devoted to HRT. Serial: All the Nice Girls (2) by Barbara Anderson. Read in 11 parts by Nicolette McKenzie. Abridged by Di Spiers
Editors Sally Feldman and Claire Selerie
Presented by Libby Purves. Producer Rebecca Farnworth
Regional Variations (2)
with Daire Brehan.
Hosted by lain Johnstone, with Dick Vosburgh , Stephen Tompkinson ,
Ronnie Ancona and Barbara Windsor. Written and researched by Jeremy Pascall and Phil Swern. Producer Andy Aliffe
with Nick Clarke.
Repeated from Friday
In Marie Jones 's uniquely black
Belfast comedy, a taxi-driver becomes an unwitting party to the Christmas traumas of his assorted passengers.
Carols sung by the choir of Lagan College Director Pam Brighton Rpt
with Gerry Anderson. Editor Sharon Banoff
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Natalie Wheen listens to some new
CD releases to help possible Santa Ciaus lists, and visits Canterbury for the latest touring production from the National Theatre.
Producer Sarah Barnett. Revised rpt 9.30pm
by Clare Boylan , read by Sorcha Cusack. Producer Duncan Minshull
with Chris Lowe and Linda Lewis.
Repeated from Saturday 12.25pm
Lights out for Sid.
Repeated tomorrow at 1.40pm
Revised repeat of Friday
Starring Nicol Williamson.
John Barrymore (1882-1942) was one of the great acting Barrymores. Starting in vaudeville, he played in silent movies and the first talkies and as the great
American Hamlet. He led a wild life, and his career was finally destroyed by alcoholism. Nicol Williamson returned to the West End earlier this year with this one-man show.
Written by Nicol Williamson and Leslie Megahey. Producer David Benedictus
In 1914 four Americans set out from Manchester on a 3,000-mile motoring holiday around Britain. David Foster introduces some of their experiences. Readers Risa Hall and Peter Marinker. Producer Gillian Hush Rpt
Revised repeat of 4.05pm
with Robin Lustig.
by William Boyd , read by Fiona Shaw. 1: "My name is Hope Clearwater , am young and single and possess numerous academic qualifications and live on Brazzaville Beach. These are my two stories told concurrently."
Abridged in ten parts by Yvonne Antrobus A CSA Telltapes production
3: St Anne 's Road, Haringey, North London. Andreas, a flamboyant Greek-Cypriot known as the "melon king" of north London, has just married a girl of Turkish-Cypriot origin. In "Little Cyprus", the old enmities have almost gone. A Tony Wilkinson production Rpt
by Ged Parsons. A second perplexing Elizabethan intrigue for Marlowe - scholar, playwright and government spy. The Turbulent Tale of the Troubl'd Tragedy Producer Richard Wilson Rpt