Producers Alasdair Cross. John Harvey and Ruth Kiely
with Neelam Bakshi.
with James Naughtie and Sue MacGregor.
7.25,8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Richard Harries.
Stuart Simon looks back over nearly 20 years with Radio 4's File on 4 and asks if anything is ever new in the news. A Bell Radio production
Melvyn Bragg is joined by scientists Rupert Sheldrake , author of Seven Experiments That Could Change the World and David Weeks. Producer Ruth Gardiner
Regional Variations (2)
from St Peter 's Church, Belfast.
Presented by the Rev Dr Robert Tosh with the choir of Belfast Royal
Academy. Directed by Norman Finlay.
A new spiritual anthology.
I Saw Christ Today. Read by Annabel Mullion , Ian McDiarmid , Kilian McKenna and Gavin Muir. Producer Jocelyn Boxall
Introduced by Jenni Murray. Serial: Harriet Walter reads the final part of George Gissing 's classic The Odd Women, abridged by Doreen Estall. Editors Sally Feldman and Clare Selerie
with Vincent Duggleby. Producer Tim Fawcett
LINES OPEN from 10.00am
with Daire Brehan.
First semi-final of the music quiz conducted by Ned Sherrin. Producer Jo Clegg
Repeated Wednesday at 6.30pm
with Nick Clarke.
Repeated from Friday
The second of two plays by Christopher Denys based on the Calendar, which recorded the crimes of the inmates of London's infamous Newgate Prison.
The Tragic Life and Shameful Death of Mary Blandy. Besotted by Captain
Cranstoun, a fortune-seeker, Mary is persuaded to feed a powder to her father that she is told "will make him amiable again" towards Cranstoun.
Music composed and performed by John Telfer. Violinist Don Leo Schlaiffer
Director Shaun MacLoughlin
with Laurie Taylor and guests.
Lynne Walker reviews a new production of Macbeth set in gangland Manchester in the 60s and an exhibition of "grotesque prints".
Members of the Nash Ensemble play live in the studio.
Producer Robyn Read. Revised rpt at 9.30pm
by Carol Ann Frazer. At a school reunion, it's apparent that old girl rivalries are only ever thinly veiled. Read by Jilly Bond.
Producer Eoin O'Callaghan
with Chris Lowe and Linda Lewis.
Repeated from Saturday 12.25pm
A shot in the dark.
Repeated tomorrow at 1.40pm
Presented by Derek Cooper.
Steve was a young farm contractor, but the bottom has fallen out of his Thatcherite world.
With Andy Hockley, Jonathan Wyatt, Graham Colclough, Graham Padden, Richard Avery, and Graham Howes.
Four programmes charting the music historian's tours of Europe in the 1770s, with Timothy West as Charles Burney. 3: Mannheim, Gluck and the Danube.
Producer Gwen Hughes Rpt
Revised repeat of 4.05pm
with Robin Lustig.
Don Marquis 's story concerns Archy, a poet reincarnated as a cockroach. Every night he leaps onto the keys of a typewriter, relating his experiences of the world. Archy's view of life is countered by Mehitabel the cat. Archy is played by John Guerassio and Mehitabel by Eartha Kitt. Abridged in eight episodes by Neville Teller. A Rewind production
Regional Variations (2)
Anglican priest the Rev Dr John Polkinghome reveals to Barbara Myers how his work as a theoretical physicist has helped him understand God. Producer Constance St Louis