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with James Naughtie and Sue MacGregor. Business News
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Oliver McTernan.
SEND YOUR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR
NOMINATIONS TO: Room 4062. BBC Radio 4. Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA.

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor.
Unknown:
Oliver McTernan.

P J 0' Rourke, the" rottwei ler of American right-wingjournalism" and comedian David Baddiel join Melvyn Bragg. Producer Ruth Gardiner

Contributors

Unknown:
David Baddiel
Unknown:
Melvyn Bragg.
Producer:
Ruth Gardiner

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

Contributors

Readers:
Art Malik
Readers:
Mamta Kaash
Readers:
Nitish Bharadwaj
Readers:
Ravin Ganatra.
Music By:
Malcolm Clarke.
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

Contributors

Introduces:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Barbara Anderson.
Unknown:
Nicolette McKenzie.
Abridged By:
Di Spiers
Editors:
Sally Feldman
Editors:
Claire Selerie

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Vosburgh
Unknown:
Stephen Tompkinson
Unknown:
Ronnie Ancona
Unknown:
Jeremy Pascall
Unknown:
Phil Swern.
Producer:
Andy Aliffe

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Marie Jones
Mackers:
Tim Loane
Myrtle:
Marie Jones
Mr Dunne:
Dan Gordon
Daniel Demonte:
Dan Gordon
Julie:
Emma O'Neill
Mrs Duffy:
Barbara Adair
Deceiver:
Ian McElhinney
Mrs Deceived:
Paula McFetridge
Soldier:
Richard Orr

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

Contributors

Unknown:
Natalie Wheen
Producer:
Sarah Barnett.

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

Contributors

Written By:
Nicol Williamson
Unknown:
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

Contributors

Introduces:
David Foster
Readers:
Risa Hall
Readers:
Peter Marinker.
Producer:
Gillian Hush

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

Contributors

Unknown:
William Boyd
Read By:
Fiona Shaw.
Unknown:
Hope Clearwater
Unknown:
Yvonne Antrobus

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

Contributors

Unknown:
St Anne
Unknown:
Tony Wilkinson

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

Contributors

Producer:
Richard Wilson
Marlowe:
Dominic Jephcott
Ratsbane:
Bill Wallis
Walsingham:
Paul Brooke
Ned Peake:
Roy Hudd
Fortescue:
Simon Godley
Trump:
Lionel Jeffries
Squires:
Daniel Strauss
Nonsuch:
Victoria Carling

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