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with John Humphrys and Sue MacGregor.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day with Eric James.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament

Contributors

Unknown:
John Humphrys
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor.
Unknown:
Eric James.

Another comic report from Roy Mallard , played by Chris Langham , on what's like to be an everyday professional. 4: The Vicar. The Rev
Andrew Treverton 's profession is one where you can still be regarded as young at the age of 48, so at 44 Andrew is regarded as even younger.
With Richard Hope , Eva Stuart , Linda Regan , Don McCorkindale , Felicity Montagu and Robert Harley. Written by John Morton Producer Paul Schlesinger

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Mallard
Played By:
Chris Langham
Unknown:
Andrew Treverton
Unknown:
Richard Hope
Unknown:
Eva Stuart
Unknown:
Linda Regan
Unknown:
Don McCorkindale
Unknown:
Felicity Montagu
Unknown:
Robert Harley.
Written By:
John Morton
Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
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Ian Hislop and Nick Newman 's comic mini-series in six parts.
4: Blackmail, courtroom drama and hypochondria add up to only one thing.
with Jonathan Coy , Julian Dutton ,
Toby Longworth , Steve Steen , and Peter Hobday and John Sargeant as themselves. Producer Colin Swash

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Nick Newman
Unknown:
Jonathan Coy
Unknown:
Julian Dutton
Unknown:
Toby Longworth
Unknown:
Steve Steen
Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
John Sargeant
Producer:
Colin Swash
Foxwell Cravate:
Martin Jarvis
Max Pomeroy:
Mac McDonald
lolanthe Diamond:
Caroline Quentin
Arabella Derbyshire:
Felicity Montagu

Politics are becoming increasingly relevant to the lives of the Orthodox monks of Northern Greece.
David Walter investigates. Producer Lucy Ash

Contributors

Unknown:
David Walter
Producer:
Lucy Ash

Last in the series with Barry Cryer, Graeme Garden, Willie Rushton, Tim Brooke-Taylor and chairman Humphrey Lyttelton. Colin Sell is at the piano. Producer Jon Naismith. Rptd Mon 6.30pm

Contributors

Panellist:
Barry Cryer
Panellist:
Graeme Garden
Panellist:
Willie Rushton
Panellist:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Chairman:
Humphrey Lyttelton
Pianist:
Colin Sell
Producer:
Jon Naismith

with Frank Dobson MP, shadow
Environment Secretary; Sir Bernard Ingham ; Matthew Taylor MP, Liberal
Democrat campaigns co-ordinator; and the Rt Hon William Waidegrave MP, Minister of Agriculture. Repeated from yesterday

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Dobson
Unknown:
Sir Bernard Ingham
Unknown:
Matthew Taylor
Unknown:
William Waidegrave

in the early 1960s, Northern Ireland was still a "Protestant state for Protestant people". John Rooney 's play chronicles the pai n and joy of the transformation that has taken place since then. with Conor Bradford , Emma O'Neill.
Patrick Duncan , Michael Gregory and Michael McVeigh Director Pam Brighton

Contributors

Unknown:
John Rooney
Unknown:
Conor Bradford
Unknown:
Emma O'Neill.
Unknown:
Patrick Duncan
Unknown:
Michael Gregory
Unknown:
Michael McVeigh
Director:
Pam Brighton
Sir William:
Ian McElhinney
Sally:
Marie Jones
Ted:
Dan Gordon
Rose:
Stella McCusker
Frank:
Des McAleer
Bob:
Marc O'Shea
Daphne:
Brenda Winter
Debate Chairman:
Edgar Martin

Six of the animals we love to hate write a letter in their own defence.
3: Letter from a Grey Squirrel. June
Whitfield plays the mischievous rodent who has successfully competed with her red relations for food and shelter. Written by Lynne Truss. Producer Sarah Blunt

Contributors

Written By:
Lynne Truss.
Producer:
Sarah Blunt

The voice of God, beautiful women and sheep are among the topics
Robert Robinson raises with Italian trainee priests in Padua.
Producer Nadine Grieve. Rptd Thur 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Robinson
Producer:
Nadine Grieve.

Alan Sillitoe
Paul Allen talks to writer Alan Sillitoe about his life and work, including
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner.
Producer Edwina Wolstencroft. Rptd Fri 9.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Sillitoe
Talks:
Paul Allen
Unknown:
Alan Sillitoe
Producer:
Edwina Wolstencroft.

Thornton Wilder's American theatre classic tells of everyday life in turn-of-the-century Grover's Corners in New Hampshire.

(First broadcast on BBC World Service Radio)

Contributors

Author:
Thornton Wilder
Director:
David Hitchinson
Stage Manager:
Ed Bishop
Dr Gibbs:
William Roberts
Mrs Gibbs:
Liza Ross
George Gibbs:
Ben Fairman
Rebecca Gibbs:
Teresa Gallagher
Mr Webb:
Garrick Hagon
Mrs Webb/Dead Woman:
Shelley Thompson
Emily Webb:
Barbara Barnes
Joe Crowell/Si Crowell:
Tom Bevan
[Actor]:
Vincent Marzello
[Actor]:
Peter Whitman
[Actor]:
John Evitts
[Actor]:
Frances Jester

Frank Delaney presents the last in the series about the English language.
And It's Linguistic Lad from Punter's .Choice....
Producer Simon Elmes Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Delaney
Producer:
Simon Elmes Rpt

The opening episode of Nick Fisher 's five-part atmospheric thriller.
With Maggie McCarthy , David Jarvis , John Evitts , Paul Panting , Rachel Atkins and Tom Bevan Director Richard Wortley Rpt

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Fisher
Unknown:
Maggie McCarthy
Unknown:
David Jarvis
Unknown:
John Evitts
Unknown:
Paul Panting
Unknown:
Rachel Atkins
Unknown:
Tom Bevan
Director:
Richard Wortley
DSI Julie Enfield:
Imelda Staunton
DCI Michael Stanley:
Nicholas Farrell
DS Kevin Richards:
Charles Simpson
Terminus:
Dominic Letts
Enfield's father:
Geoffrey Matthews

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