The week's news from farming and the countryside, presented by Richard Sanders.
Producer Steve Peacock
with James Whitbourn and his guest. Producer Christine Morgan
with Peter Hobday and John Humphrys.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with John Newbury.
8.40 Yesterday In Parliament
Cliff Morgan with news, views and interviews from the world of sport. Producer Cathy Huyton
Holiday news with Eddie Mair. Producer Jill Thomas
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with Ned Sherrin.
Producer Torquil MacLeod
A view of a week in the life of MPs and peers, presented by Sarah Baxter. Producer Jonathan Brunert
Producer Tony Grant
The latest news from the world of personal finance and impartial advice for those trying to make the most of their money, with Alison Mitchell. Producer Sarah Pennells
Join chairman Nicholas Parsons and guests Derek Nimmo , Peter Jones ,
Tony Hawks and Jeremy Hardy at the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff, as they try to talk for a minute without hesitation, repetition or deviation. Producer Ann Jobson
Repeated Monday at 6.30pm
with Menzies Campbell MP, Liberal
Democrat Foreign Affairs spokesman; Rt Hon Brian Mawhinney MP,
Transport Secretary; Alison Norman , health administrator; and Joyce Quin MP, in Handsworth, Birmingham. Repeated from yesterday
with Jonathan Dimbleby.
Producers Poppy Hughes and Nick Utechin LINES OPEN from 12.30pm
June Whitfield stars as Miss Marple in this Agatha Christie murder mystery. A children's nursery rhyme appears to hold the clues to a series of gruesome murders.
Dramatised by Michael Bakewell
Roy Porter with the history magazine that explains the background to some of the things going on today.
Producer Ian Bell. Rptd tomorrow at 8.30pm
Presented by Peter Evans. Producer Peter Croasdale
Reporter Alison Hilliard. Repeated from Tuesday
Last of the series in which writer and broadcaster John Kelly takes a wry look at life in his native Northern Ireland. The Next Parish. The Kellys are spread far and wide. But, for reasons both cultural and historical, it is with his American cousins that this clan member finds most common ground. Producer Owen McFadden
with Jeffrey Holland , Sally Grace , Toby Longworth and guest Geoff Boyz. Repeated from yesterday
Is a docker a dinosaur? Robert Robinson
asks past and present waterfront workers in Liverpool. Producer Penelope Gibbs
Repeated Thursday at 11.30pm
The Great British Library
The new national library being built next to St Pancras station in London is costing at least L496 million. Yet many of the books will live in Yorkshire, nobody quite knows when it will open and, when it does, not everybody will be allowed in - and it already needs more room. A cultural institution to take our literature into the 21st century,' or a white elephant? Kaleidoscope investigates. Producer Neil Trevithick
Repeated Friday at 9.30pm
by Dawn Lowe-Watson .
With James Laurenson as William and Charlotte Attenborough as Maria.
A young TV producer goes to interview a man who had been held prisoner of war by the Japanese, for a programme she is making. Despite the difference in their ages, she finds herself falling in love with him ... with Ian Masters , Peter Yapp, Deborah Berlin and Susannah Corbett.
Presented by Brian Kay. Producer Anthony Sellors
Led by Canon Eddie Neale. Producer Kathryn Pritchard
In the last of the series Frank Delaney looks at how the French are playing hard with le soft, le fax and le hamburger. Plus the listeners' choice of the wittiest person in Britain. Producer Simon Elmes Rpt
Six well-known women writers look back at an early work and talk to
Hermione Lee about how their writing has developed since then.
5: Penelope Fitzgerald on Offshore Producer Erin Riley
Lynne Walker talks to
Pamela Johnson , choreographer and dancer with the Phoenix Dance Company. Repeated from Tuesday
The first of two selections of choice morsels from Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie 's acclaimed television series.
Producer Aled Evans Rpt