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With Peter Hobday and Sue MacGregor and reports from James Naughtie in Belfast.
7.25, 8.25 Sports News
7.45 Thought for the Day With Bill Westwood.
8.40 Yesterday in Parliament Editor Roger Mosey
LETTERS: Today. BBC. London W1A 1AA FAX: (0171) [number removed]
E-MAIL: today@nca.bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Hobday
Unknown:
Sue MacGregor
Unknown:
James Naughtie
Unknown:
Bill Westwood.
Editor:
Roger Mosey

For the last time in the present series, Chris Dunkley airs listeners' letters and comments on recent BBC radio. A Testbed production. Rptd Sunday 6.15pm WRITE TO: Feedback. PO Box 2100. London W1A 1QT. PHONE: (0171) [number removed]FAX: (0171) [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Chris Dunkley

Regional Variations (2)

An Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 FM

Professor Christopher Frayling presents a seven-part series on the way history has been portrayed on the big screen. 3: God, Guts and Glory. Richard Fleischer talks about the images conjured up in his film The Vikings, Jean-Jacques Annaud reveals his attempts to get his actors into the medieval spirit in The Name of the Rose. And why has Joan of Arc inspired so many films? Producer Louise Swan

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Christopher Frayling
Talks:
Richard Fleischer
Unknown:
Jean-Jacques Annaud
Producer:
Louise Swan

Introduced from Edinburgh by Ruth Wishart. Short story: The Shapeshifters by Eilis Ni Dhuibhne from her collection Eating Women Is Not Recommended. Read by Fiona Shaw. For details see Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Ruth Wishart.
Unknown:
Eilis Ni Dhuibhne
Read By:
Fiona Shaw.

Christmas traditions in Britain include drinks bought at no other time of year. Andrew Jefford finds out why and does a little tasting. Producer Sheila Dillon. Rvsd rpt Mon 7.20pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Jefford
Producer:
Sheila Dillon.
on BBC Radio 4 FM

With Nigel Wrench and Jackie Hargrave. Editor Margaret Budy
WRITE TO: PM Letterline, BBC Broadcasting House. London W1A 1AA PHONE: (0171) [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Nigel Wrench
Unknown:
Jackie Hargrave.
Editor:
Margaret Budy

More weekend pursuits and passions presented by David Stafford. This week, a tour of Glasgow's necropolis with historian Gavin Stamp and a convention for alien enthusiasts. Producer David Prest

Contributors

Presented By:
David Stafford.
Unknown:
Gavin Stamp
Producer:
David Prest

Phil's got a new hobby.
Written by Simon Frith. Director Keri Davies Editor Vanessa Whitburn. Rptd Mon 1 40pm ARCHERS ADDICTS FAN CLUB: send sae to
[address removed]

Contributors

Written By:
Simon Frith.
Director:
Keri Davies
Editor:
Vanessa Whitburn.
Phil Archer:
Norman Painting
Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
ShulaHetden:
Judy Bennett
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Nigel Pargetter:
Graham Seed
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
KateAldridge:
Kellie Bright
Sid Perks:
Alan Devereux
Kathy Perks:
Hedli Niklaus
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Roy Tucker:
Ian Pepperell
GuyPemberton:
Hugh Dickson
Caroline Pemberton:
Sara Coward
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Bert Fry:
Roger Hume
Gibson:
William Tapley
Vicar:
Jeffrey Dench

A discussion in Bilston, West Midlands with Will Hutton , assistant editor of the Guardian; Donald Dewar MP, Labour's Chief Whip; and Anne Applebaum , deputy editor of the Spectator.
Producer Nadine Grieve. Rptd tomorrow 1.10pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Will Hutton
Unknown:
Donald Dewar
Unknown:
Anne Applebaum
Producer:
Nadine Grieve.

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