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with James Naughtie and John Humphrys.
7.25,8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Penny Faust.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
John Humphrys.

Jenni Mills talks to families about how they weathered crises in family life. 3: In January 1993 Greg Holliday failed to return from work. His wife and two children waited nearly four months for him to come home. Producer Sarah Rowlands
* See This Week: page 8

Contributors

Talks:
Jenni Mills
Unknown:
Greg Holliday
Producer:
Sarah Rowlands

Regional Variations (2)

Daily Service

BBC Radio 4 FM

Final part of the humorous murder mystery dramatised from Mark Tavener 's novel. Despite having a suspect, evidence and one of the Met's best DCls on the trail, the hunt for the bank manager murderer continues. But it's not just in the City that heads are rolling - the Director-General of the BBC is forced to resign. Other parts played by Paul Shearer and Tim Hope. Dramatised by Peter Baynham and Mark Tavener. Music by Paul Mottram Producer Paul Schlesinger

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Tavener
Played By:
Paul Shearer
Played By:
Tim Hope.
Dramatised By:
Peter Baynham
Dramatised By:
Mark Tavener.
Music By:
Paul Mottram
Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
George Cragge:
Michael Williams
DCI Frank Jefferson:
Barry Foster
Max:
Peter Woodthorpe
Geoffrey Crichton Potter:
Stephen Moore
Henry:
Julian Rhino Tutt
Dominic De'Ath:
Benjamin Whitrow
Andrew James:
Peter Serafinowicz
Hercules Fortescue:
Nicholas Le Prevost
Controller Radio 2:
Stephen Fry
Controller Radio 4:
John Bird
Controller BBC 1:
Ian McNiece
Laetitia:
Victoria Carling
Jemma:
Alice Arnold
Carstairs:
Geoffrey Holland
Caroline:
Susie Brann

Jenni Murray talks to Berute Galdikas about orang-utans, conservation work and bringing up children in the rainforests of Borneo.
Serial: The Odd Women (8) For details see Monday

Contributors

Talks:
Jenni Murray
Unknown:
Berute Galdikas

by Sue Rodwell.
Mandy, Bob and baby Tommy seem like the perfect family, but when Tommy disappears, the police make very thorough enquiries.

Contributors

Writer:
Sue Rodwell
Director:
Sue Wilson
Mandy:
Penny Layden
Bob:
Richard Derrington
Patricia Sawyer:
Rachel Atkins
Dl Johnson:
Gareth Armstrong
WPC Randall:
Lorna Laidlaw
Mandie's Mum:
Tina Gray
DS Green:
Malcolm McKee

Paul Allen reviews a new production of Robin Maugham 's play The Servant at Birmingham Repertory Theatre and The Duchess ofMalfi at Greenwich.
Producer Ann Marie O'Callaghan Revised rpt at 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Allen
Unknown:
Robin Maugham
Producer:
Ann Marie O'Callaghan

A pot-pourri of sketch comedy written and performed by Nick Golson and Tim de Jongh , with Peter Bradshaw ,
Melanie Giedroyc and a special guest. Producer Jon Naismith

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Golson
Unknown:
Tim de Jongh
Unknown:
Peter Bradshaw
Unknown:
Melanie Giedroyc
Producer:
Jon Naismith

2: Reversing the Charges. Each year in the UK, there are five million malicious phone calls. This week's programme visits a British Telecom Nuisance Call
Bureau to investigate. A Rewind production

The Pope's Divisions
Pope John Paul 11 is preparing for the year 2000 in the knowledge that the Roman Catholic Church in the new millennium will have been significantly moulded by him. Michael Walsh asks whether this pontificate has given the Church a new sense of purpose.
Producer Nicola Meyrick. Rptd Sunday 4.15pm

Contributors

Unknown:
John Paul
Unknown:
Michael Walsh
Producer:
Nicola Meyrick.

John Wilson meets three professionals who thrive on a rush of adrenalin.
1: Football manager Bobby Gould. Producer Emma Kingsley Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
John Wilson
Unknown:
Bobby Gould.
Producer:
Emma Kingsley Rpt

Paul Brennen 's six-part comedy drama. 3: Private Lives. A slippered soldier sneaks into Mickey's bedroom.
Music by Colin Smith. Director Ian Michie A Big Arts production

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Brennen
Music By:
Colin Smith.
Director:
Ian Michie
Mickey Dorkin:
Bill Fellows
Billy Pagan:
Guy Manning
Private Lives:
Davld John
Roger Turner:
Chris Wright
Cactus Trollies:
Paul Brennen
Evonne Crawley:
Liz Carling
Shona Turner:
Julia Hampson
Mavis Turner:
Angela Simpson
Announcer:
Mick Loroan

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